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    Sakura Matsuri Weekend At Brooklyn Botanic Garden

    Celebrate spring and the gorgeous, but fleeting, 
cherry blossoms at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden’s sixth annual Sakura Matsuri weekend, a... [more]

    Tribeca Family Festival Street Fair On Greenwich Street

    Celebrate the close of the Tribeca Film Festival at this free family street fair. You’ll have the chance to see... [more]

    Kids Comic Con At Bronx Community College

    Head to Bronx Community College for a day of comics, workshops, and performances during the 9th annual Kids Comic Con!... [more]

    Story Pirates Greatest Hits Show At Lincoln Center

    Don't miss this hilarious celebration of creative writing and imagination. The Story Pirates– dubbed as “crazy entertaining” by Jon Stewart–will... [more]

    The West Side Community Garden Tulip Festival

    Celebrate the arrival of spring by visiting the Tulip Festival at the West Side Community Garden! Filled with over 12,000... [more]

    “Manxmouse: The Mouse Who Knew No Fear” At BAM

    ManxMouse certainly doesn’t look like an ordinary mouse with his blue fur and large ears, but he is filled with... [more]

    Silent Movie Night With Matthew Broderick At The University Center At The New School

    Matthew Broderick will co-host this screening of the silent films "Sherlock Jr." (Buster Keaton) and "The Immigrant" (Charlie Chaplin), featuring... [more]

    “The Mouse That Barked And Other Tales Of Good Deeds And Second Chances” At Tompkins Square Library

    In these tales, presented by LuAnn Adams, scrappy heroes and heroines fall down and dust themselves right back off with... [more]

    Pre-Robotics At Bloomingdale Library

    Come to Bloomingdale Library to make your own LEGO creations--plus add motors and battery boxes to make them move! Limited to 12... [more]

    New York City Children’s Theater Presents “A Band of Angels”

    Watch the New York City Children's Theater's new production of "A Band of Angels." Directed by Colman Domingo (who appeared... [more]

    Butterfly Yoga At Karma Kids Yoga

    Young yogis will learn about the butterfly life cycle and transform from caterpillars to beautiful butterflies! They'll also decorate their... [more]

    eeBoo Craft Day At Book Culture

    Kids of all ages are invited to join Book Culture for a fun afternoon of creativity with eBoo Crafts! Materials and... [more]

    Bump Bash At JCC Manhattan

    If you're an expectant parent, you won't want to miss JCC Manhattan's Bump Bash! Complete with mock-tails, this memorable night... [more]

    Family Movies In the Barn: “A Bug’s Life” At The Queens County Farm Museum

    Herd your little ones and head on over to the Queens County Farm Museum for a showing of the family... [more]

    Messy With Art: Leaf Impressions At CMOM

    Bring your little one to the Children's Museum of Manhattan to get Messy with Art! On the last Wednesday of April,... [more]

    Jack And The Beanstalk At The Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre

    If Central Park weren't magical enough, starting January 14th, The Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre will bring to life the classic... [more]

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