Family Program
Little New-Yorkers

Every Tuesday and Friday. Free with Museum Admission. Ages 3-5.  

Each class includes time with historic toys, a special Little New-Yorkers hello song, story readings, and a related craft project.

Little New-Yorkers in February

February 3 and 6, 2015; 3:30 - 4:15 pm
Same, Same But Different by Jenny Sue Kostecki-Shaw
This week we’re celebrating Black History Month and exploring diversity. Children will explore the similarities and differences between a New York boy and his friend in India. Children will then make a people paper chain collage.

February 10 and 13, 2015; 3:30 - 4:15 pm
Abuela by Arthur Dorros
It’s Valentine’s Day this week! We’re celebrating the love we have for our family with this fantastic story of a day spent with a wonderful grandmother. Children will then make a love heart necklace.

February 17 and 20, 2015; 3:30 - 4:15 pm
Chinatown by William Low
This week we’re celebrating the Chinese New Year with a closer look at the festivities around Chinatown. Children will then make a dragon finger puppet.

February 24 and 27, 2015; 3:30 - 4:15 pm
We March by Shane Evans
We’ll be celebrating Black History Month with this beautiful calming story about change and community. Children will then make hanging peace birds.

 

Please contact familyprograms@nyhistory.org for more information.

MONTHLY CALENDAR

MANY FAMILY PROGRAMS ARE FREE WITH MUSEUM ADMISSION.

 

www.nyhistory.org/programs/
family-programs
 

 

 

Birthday Parties information: download as pdf 

Creative: Tronvig Group