Every Tuesday and Friday. 3:30 - 4:15 pm. 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 October
October 18 & 21
A Chair for My Mother by Vera B. Williams
This week we are learning about coins. Join us to explore the Museum’s collection of antique coins, read a story, and make a tin can piggy bank to take home.
October 25 & 28
Frankenstein, A Monstrous Parody by Ludworst Bemonster
Trick or treat! This week we are celebrating Halloween! Join us to read a book about Frankenstein and make spooky monster masks.
Little New-Yorkers in November
November 1 & 4
If I Were President by Catherine Stier, illustrated by DyAnne DiSalvo-Ryan
This week we are getting ready for Election Day! We will read If I Were President by Catherine Stier, and children will make “Vote” buttons.
Abuela by Arthur Dorros, illustrated by Elisa Kleven
New York City is full of diversity. This week we will explore the many places New Yorkers come from. We will read Abuela by Arthur Dorros, and children will make a Statue of Liberty crown.
November 15 & 18
Balloons Over Broadway by Melissa Sweet
This week we are celebrating Thanksgiving! We will read Balloons Over Broadway by Melissa Sweet, and children will make a turkey puppet
Down in the Subway by Miriam Cohen, illustrated by Melanie Hope Greenberg
This week we are exploring the New York City subway system. We will read Down in the Subway by Miriam Cohen, and children will create a subway car craft.
November 29 & December 2
The Caboose Who Got Loose by Bill Peet
This week we are celebrating our annual holiday train exhibition at the New-York Historical Society! We will read The Caboose Who Got Loose by Bill Peet, and children will create a train craft.