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Toddler Time

  • Jan. 08, 2022 - Jun. 25, 2022 , Saturdays, 10-11am
  • Bounce! Trampoline Sports
  • 612 Corporate Way, Valley Cottage
  • Baby
  • $12 per toddler; parents jump free

During Toddler Time, your child gets to use the entire facility in a quieter environment just for their age group.

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Minecraft: The Exhibition

  • Feb. 18, 2022 - Sep. 05, 2022 , Wednesdays-Sundays, 10am-5pm
  • Liberty Science Center
  • 222 Jersey City Boulevard, Jersey City
  • All Ages
  • $8 plus admission: at the door: $29.99; $24.99 ages 2-12; an advance: $27.99; $22.99 ages 2-12

This massive exhibition celebrates creative expression, community crafting, and the quest to build a better world—both inside and outside the game.

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  • Mar. 19, 2022 - Jun. 25, 2022 , Saturdays, 11-11:30am and 1-1:30pm
  • Westfield Garden State Plaza
  • One Garden State Plaza, Paramus
  • All Ages
  • Admission is free; $10 VIP Option

Come out and see the best of Broadway for kids every Saturday featuring songs and scenes from hit Broadway shows.

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Bethel Woods Special Exhibit & Art Fair

  • Apr. 01, 2022 - Dec. 31, 2022 , 10am-5pm, daily
  • Museum at Bethel Woods
  • 200 Hurd Rd, Bethel
  • All Ages
  • $5

The Museum at Bethel Woods, located on the grounds of the 1969 Woodstock Music and Art Fair, is excited to announce the opening of its 2022 Special...

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Storytime for the Little Ones

  • Apr. 06, 2022 - Jun. 29, 2022 , Wednesdays, 11am
  • Barnes & Noble - Nanuet
  • 140 Rockland Plaza, Nanuet
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger
  • FREE

Bring your little ones to listen to a variety of selections from the Children's Department.

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Big Risks: Creative Discoveries

  • Apr. 23, 2022 - Jun. 25, 2022 , Saturdays by appointment and April 23, 1-5pm; May 21 and 22, 12-6pm; Saturdays by appointment
  • Garner Arts Center
  • 55 W Railroad Ave., West Haverstraw
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Big Risks: Creative Discoveries presents sculptures by Peter Strasser.

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Kingdom Faire

  • Apr. 30, 2022 - Jun. 26, 2022 , Saturdays and Sundays, 10am-7pm; Memorial Day, 11am-7pm
  • Kingdom Faire Fairgrounds
  • 600 Lee Blvd., Yorktown Heights
  • All Ages
  • Tickets start at $23 for adults and $15 ages 5-12; free for children 4 and younger

Experience this immersive live event featuring original performances, music, acts, shopping, games, and more!

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Ramsey Farmers' Market

  • May. 01, 2022 - Nov. 27, 2022 , 9am-2pm
  • Ramsey Farmers' Market
  • Erie Plaza train station 2 West Main St., Ramsey
  • All Ages
  • FREE

Browse this non profit "pay it forward" farmers market that features over 50 local farmers and food purveyors.

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The Pigeon Comes to Jersey City!

  • May. 21, 2022 - Sep. 05, 2022 , Thursdays and Fridays, 10am-4pm; Saturdays and Sundays, 10am-5pm
  • Liberty Science Center
  • 222 Jersey City Boulevard, Jersey City
  • All Ages
  • Included with admission: $27.99; $22.99 ages 2-12; $29.99; $24.99 ages 2-12 when purchased in advance

Celebrate the art and characters author and illustrator, Mo Willems, with this hands on exhibit. 

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Game On! @ the VILLAGE BRANCH

  • Jun. 07, 2022 - Jun. 28, 2022 , Tuesdays, 4-5pm
  • Haverstraw King's Daughters Public Library, Village Branch
  • 85 Main St., Haverstraw
  • Young elementary, Tween, Teen
  • FREE

For ages 7 and up. Friday Fun at the Village - Play video games on the big screen, or other fun activities! No registration is required. A limited ...

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State Fair Meadowlands

  • Jun. 23, 2022 - Jul. 10, 2022 , Monday and Tuesday, 6pm-12am;¬†Wednesday, 5pm-12am; Thursday, 6pm-12am; Friday, 6pm-1am; Saturday, 2pm-1am; Sunday, 2pm-12am
  • Meadowlands
  • Meadowlands Fairgrounds, East Rutherford
  • All Ages
  • $38.99

With over 100 rides, free shows, and 50 food options, this Fair has something for all ages.

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Rhinebeck Crafts Festival

  • Jun. 25, 2022 - Jun. 26, 2022 , Saturday, 10am-6pm; Sunday, 10am-5pm
  • Dutchess County Fairgrounds
  • 6636 Spring Brook Avenue (Route 9), Rhinebeck
  • All Ages
  • $10; $9 seniors 62 and older; $4 children 6-16; free for children younger than 6

This experience is a celebration of all things handmade which includes unique contemporary craft and art, gourmet specialty foods, tastings from Hudson Valley distilleries and wineries, craft demonstrations and family activities.

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Summer Reading Kickoff @ The Village Branch

  • Jun. 25, 2022, 2-4pm
  • Haverstraw King's Daughters Public Library, Village Branch
  • 85 Main St., Haverstraw
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween, Teen, Adult
  • FREE

Summer Reading Club kickoff! Scavenger Hunt starts at 2:00 pm, and the fun goes until 4:00 pm.

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Children's Summer Reading Kickoff

  • Jun. 25, 2022, 1-4pm
  • Haverstraw King's Daughters Public Library, Main Library
  • 10 W. Ramapo Road, Garnerville
  • Pre-school & younger, Young elementary, Tween
  • FREE

Summer Reading Club kickoff - fun and games from 1:00 - 4:00 pm.

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International Mud Day

  • Jun. 25, 2022, 10am-4pm
  • Hudson Highlands Nature Museum's Outdoor Discovery Center
  • 100 Muser Dr., Cornwall
  • Baby, Pre-school & younger, Young elementary
  • Included with admission: $5; free for members

Welcome Summer with a mud-riffic day of play in Grasshopper Grove! Join children in dozens of countries around the globe in celebrating this day of...

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The Sixth Annual Lake DeForest Day

  • Jun. 25, 2022, 8:30am
  • Lake DeForest
  • 41 Strawtown Road, New City
  • All Ages
  • $10-$60

Lake DeForest Day is a family-friendly day of paddling and appreciating beautiful Lake DeForest in New City, NY. Take part in the Family Walk and 5...

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Broadway in the Bricks Jr: Disney Day

  • Jun. 25, 2022, 10-11:30am
  • The Newark Museum of Art
  • 49 Washington St., Newark
  • All Ages
  • $12-$15

Broadway in the Bricks Jr. is a kid-friendly series that introduces families to the magic of Broadway. Local performers will sing, dance, and celeb...

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Palisades Community POP UP Sale

  • Jun. 25, 2022, 9am-3pm
  • Palisades Community Center
  • 675 Oak Tree Road, Palisades
  • All Ages
  • Admission is free, prices vary for goods

An eclectic mix of Antiques and Vintage, brand new items and crafts. Lots of furniture, (beautiful drop leaf tables and leather sofas), housewares,...

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ZERO Prostate Cancer Run/Walk

  • Jun. 26, 2022, 9am
  • Rockland Lake State Park
  • Valley Cottage, Valley Cottage
  • All Ages
  • FREE

This family-friendly event is an important way to unite together to zero out prostate cancer. Free to participate. Fundraise or donate $50 for a participant t-shirt.

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