Tag Archives: Kids Activities

WHCO Presents The Mighty Cacophonous Orchestrasauras at Fort Washington Collegiate Church

Join us for a morning of music-making and discovery! Students in Kindergarten through 5th grade are our honored guests for an interactive adventure to tame The Mighty Cacophonous Orchestrasauras and learn what makes the orchestra such an amazing creature! All are welcome! Tickets available in January.

Family Story Time at Inwood Art Works Gallery

Be prepared to giggle, wiggle, and even supply the sound effects for this interactive Story Time. Gina Verdi, creative educator and frequent guest host of story time at The Astoria Bookshop, returns to Inwood with stories of light, love, and all things cozy. Invite your friends* to celebrate this magical time of year with us.

*Fairy Godmothers and Imaginary Friends are welcome too!

Stroller Parking available indoors.

Kids Wildlife Workshop with Bobby Horvath at J. Hood Wright Rec Center

Have you ever wanted to meet an eagle owl? Pet a fox? Hold a red-tailed hawk? Here’s your chance to get up close and personal with Northern Manhattan Parks’ wildlife. Join rehabilitator, Bobby Horvath, to meet some of the wildlife and learn about the work of Wildlife in Need of Rescue and Rehabilitation. Space is limited. RSVP is required on Eventbrite. Tickets are available on November 26.

This program was made possible through the support of the Fort Tryon Park Trust and the Greenacre Foundation.

Get to Know School in the Square: Join Us on Saturday December 1st

Parents: Learn about School in the Square’s  planned K-5 grade expansion.

Kids: Enjoy face painting, popcorn, hot dogs, cotton candy and games.

School in the Square (S2) engages, educates and empowers adolescents in Washington Heights to respond mindfully and creatively to life’s opportunities and challenges. S2 draws its name from the concept of the public square, where communities come together to solve problems and celebrate successes.

*Spanish Translation Available*