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Theater Camp

Theater Camp

August 1

Learn theater arts such as performance, movement, lighting and sound in our own fully equipped theater, Portia’s Playhouse. Call the Museum for pricing and enrollment. *Additional materials fee: $15 1/2 day campers/$25 full day campers for the week. **Campers must

Vacation Bible School

Vacation Bible School

August 1 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Bethel United Methodist Church,Tottenville, will hold Vacation Bible School on August 1, 2, 3, 8, 9 &10th from 9:30 am till 12:30 pm for children ages 4 years thru intermediate school. This years theme is “Hero Central” where kids will

Tot Time Tuesday

Tot Time Tuesday

August 1 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Learn about a new plant or animal every week by creating crafts, story time, and playing with other tots!

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Theater Camp

Theater Camp

August 2

Learn theater arts such as performance, movement, lighting and sound in our own fully equipped theater, Portia’s Playhouse. Call the Museum for pricing and enrollment. *Additional materials fee: $15 1/2 day campers/$25 full day campers for the week. **Campers must

Vacation Bible School

Vacation Bible School

August 2 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Bethel United Methodist Church,Tottenville, will hold Vacation Bible School on August 1, 2, 3, 8, 9 &10th from 9:30 am till 12:30 pm for children ages 4 years thru intermediate school. This years theme is “Hero Central” where kids will

Young Naturalists

Young Naturalists

August 2 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Connect with nature! We will explore a new topic each week and write about it in our nature journals.

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Theater Camp

Theater Camp

August 3

Learn theater arts such as performance, movement, lighting and sound in our own fully equipped theater, Portia’s Playhouse. Call the Museum for pricing and enrollment. *Additional materials fee: $15 1/2 day campers/$25 full day campers for the week. **Campers must

Vacation Bible School

Vacation Bible School

August 3 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Bethel United Methodist Church,Tottenville, will hold Vacation Bible School on August 1, 2, 3, 8, 9 &10th from 9:30 am till 12:30 pm for children ages 4 years thru intermediate school. This years theme is “Hero Central” where kids will

Little Lion Cubs: Pre-K & Kindergarten Mini-Camp

Little Lion Cubs: Pre-K & Kindergarten Mini-Camp

August 3 @ 10:00 am - 11:15 am

Did your child graduate from kindergarten or a pre-k program this school year? Or, is your child entering kindergarten or a pre-kindergarten program in September 2017? Our Little Lion Cubs Summer Mini-Camp is the perfect way to beat the summer

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Theater Camp

Theater Camp

August 4

Learn theater arts such as performance, movement, lighting and sound in our own fully equipped theater, Portia’s Playhouse. Call the Museum for pricing and enrollment. *Additional materials fee: $15 1/2 day campers/$25 full day campers for the week. **Campers must

Toddler Time

Toddler Time

August 4 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Stories, songs & fun for kids along with a parent or caregiver.

Busy Bumble Bees: Summer Baby and Toddler Story and Play Time

Busy Bumble Bees: Summer Baby and Toddler Story and Play Time

August 4 @ 10:15 am - 11:30 am

Babies and Toddlers are growing every day, every minute, rain or shine; they never stop learning. Join us in enriching their learning experience through songs, rhymes and picture books you share with your babies and toddlers. Crucial early literacy skills

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Kundalini Yoga at Clove Lakes Park

Kundalini Yoga at Clove Lakes Park

August 5 @ 8:00 am - 9:15 am

Try Kundalini Yoga at Clove Lakes Park Every Saturday 8am to 9:15am By Donation Meet up at Royal Oak Road and Knox Place What to expect? movement and exercise sets experiencing the Yoga of Awareness amidst the natural beauty of

It’s My Park at Conference House Park

It’s My Park at Conference House Park

August 5 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Volunteers will help with gardening preparation and beach cleanup to get the park ready for the spring/summer weather and upcoming events.

Homework Help

Homework Help

August 5 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

High School volunteers are offering their services to help with reading and math! Reading: PreK -3rd grade, Math: PreK to 8th grade. First come first served. Sign up lists will start the day of each session when library first opens.


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Volunteer for Shore Patrol

Volunteer for Shore Patrol

August 6

Volunteers are needed to remove “floatable” waterborne waste materials from your favorite beach or shoreline. Help save turtles, birds, fish and other marine life from ingesting these items or from becoming entangled in fishing lines and other assorted litter. Volunteers

NYRR Open Run

NYRR Open Run

August 6 @ 9:00 am

Participants are encouraged to arrive 15 minutes before the start of the run and to leave their valuables at home – bag check is not provided. No need to do anything before the run, just show up. Open to all

Breakfast Brunch

Breakfast Brunch

August 6 @ 10:00 am

Reservations call Ethel 718-351-6308

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Green Thumb Camp

Green Thumb Camp

August 7

Discover and learn about nature and science all around us. Learn about habitats, adaptation and survival and perform some cool science experiments, too! *Additional materials fee: $15 1/2 day campers/$25 full day campers for the week. **Campers must have reached

Busy Bumble Bees: Summer Baby and Toddler Story and Play Time

Busy Bumble Bees: Summer Baby and Toddler Story and Play Time

August 7 @ 10:15 am - 11:30 am

Babies and Toddlers are growing every day, every minute, rain or shine; they never stop learning. Join us in enriching their learning experience through songs, rhymes and picture books you share with your babies and toddlers. Crucial early literacy skills

Baby Time

Baby Time

August 7 @ 10:30 am

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Green Thumb Camp

Green Thumb Camp

August 8

Discover and learn about nature and science all around us. Learn about habitats, adaptation and survival and perform some cool science experiments, too! *Additional materials fee: $15 1/2 day campers/$25 full day campers for the week. **Campers must have reached

Vacation Bible School

Vacation Bible School

August 8 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Bethel United Methodist Church,Tottenville, will hold Vacation Bible School on August 1, 2, 3, 8, 9 &10th from 9:30 am till 12:30 pm for children ages 4 years thru intermediate school. This years theme is “Hero Central” where kids will

Tot Time Tuesday

Tot Time Tuesday

August 8 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Learn about a new plant or animal every week by creating crafts, story time, and playing with other tots!

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Green Thumb Camp

Green Thumb Camp

August 9

Discover and learn about nature and science all around us. Learn about habitats, adaptation and survival and perform some cool science experiments, too! *Additional materials fee: $15 1/2 day campers/$25 full day campers for the week. **Campers must have reached

Vacation Bible School

Vacation Bible School

August 9 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Bethel United Methodist Church,Tottenville, will hold Vacation Bible School on August 1, 2, 3, 8, 9 &10th from 9:30 am till 12:30 pm for children ages 4 years thru intermediate school. This years theme is “Hero Central” where kids will

Young Naturalists

Young Naturalists

August 9 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Connect with nature! We will explore a new topic each week and write about it in our nature journals.

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Green Thumb Camp

Green Thumb Camp

August 10

Discover and learn about nature and science all around us. Learn about habitats, adaptation and survival and perform some cool science experiments, too! *Additional materials fee: $15 1/2 day campers/$25 full day campers for the week. **Campers must have reached

Vacation Bible School

Vacation Bible School

August 10 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Bethel United Methodist Church,Tottenville, will hold Vacation Bible School on August 1, 2, 3, 8, 9 &10th from 9:30 am till 12:30 pm for children ages 4 years thru intermediate school. This years theme is “Hero Central” where kids will

Little Lion Cubs: Pre-K & Kindergarten Mini-Camp

Little Lion Cubs: Pre-K & Kindergarten Mini-Camp

August 10 @ 10:00 am - 11:15 am

Did your child graduate from kindergarten or a pre-k program this school year? Or, is your child entering kindergarten or a pre-kindergarten program in September 2017? Our Little Lion Cubs Summer Mini-Camp is the perfect way to beat the summer

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Green Thumb Camp

Green Thumb Camp

August 11

Discover and learn about nature and science all around us. Learn about habitats, adaptation and survival and perform some cool science experiments, too! *Additional materials fee: $15 1/2 day campers/$25 full day campers for the week. **Campers must have reached

Busy Bumble Bees: Summer Baby and Toddler Story and Play Time

Busy Bumble Bees: Summer Baby and Toddler Story and Play Time

August 11 @ 10:15 am - 11:30 am

Babies and Toddlers are growing every day, every minute, rain or shine; they never stop learning. Join us in enriching their learning experience through songs, rhymes and picture books you share with your babies and toddlers. Crucial early literacy skills

Preschool Play

Preschool Play

August 11 @ 10:30 am

*​Pre-registration ​is ​required

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Kundalini Yoga at Clove Lakes Park

Kundalini Yoga at Clove Lakes Park

August 12 @ 8:00 am - 9:15 am

Try Kundalini Yoga at Clove Lakes Park Every Saturday 8am to 9:15am By Donation Meet up at Royal Oak Road and Knox Place What to expect? movement and exercise sets experiencing the Yoga of Awareness amidst the natural beauty of

It’s My Park at Conference House Park

It’s My Park at Conference House Park

August 12 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Volunteers will help with gardening preparation and beach cleanup to get the park ready for the spring/summer weather and upcoming events.

Gentle Flow Yoga

Gentle Flow Yoga

August 12 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Join us on the lawn of Clear Comfort for yoga every other Saturday this summer. Led by Be Yoga & Dance in partnership with Shape Up NYC.

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NYRR Open Run

NYRR Open Run

August 13 @ 9:00 am

Participants are encouraged to arrive 15 minutes before the start of the run and to leave their valuables at home – bag check is not provided. No need to do anything before the run, just show up. Open to all

Get Up & Go Family Adventure Race

Get Up & Go Family Adventure Race

August 13 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Two races: 9am-10am & 10am-11am Our Family Adventure Races provide a healthy one hour does of fun for all!The times races take place on an obstacle course featuring 12 activity stations, such as javelin throw, jump rope, hurdles, mini climbing

Basic Canoeing

Basic Canoeing

August 13 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Few experiences compare with being on the open water in New York City. The rhythm of the waves, the sun on your face, and the exhilaration of slicing through the water all add up to an experience you’ll never forget.

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Cooking Camp

Cooking Camp

August 14

Create different recipes and try delicious foods each day. Create a take home cookbook. New recipes & projects! *Additional materials fee: $15 1/2 day campers/$25 full day campers for the week. **Campers must have reached 4th birthday by 1st day

Busy Bumble Bees: Summer Baby and Toddler Story and Play Time

Busy Bumble Bees: Summer Baby and Toddler Story and Play Time

August 14 @ 10:15 am - 11:30 am

Babies and Toddlers are growing every day, every minute, rain or shine; they never stop learning. Join us in enriching their learning experience through songs, rhymes and picture books you share with your babies and toddlers. Crucial early literacy skills

Toddler Time

Toddler Time

August 14 @ 10:30 am

*​Pre-registration ​is ​required

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Cooking Camp

Cooking Camp

August 15

Create different recipes and try delicious foods each day. Create a take home cookbook. New recipes & projects! *Additional materials fee: $15 1/2 day campers/$25 full day campers for the week. **Campers must have reached 4th birthday by 1st day

Tot Time Tuesday

Tot Time Tuesday

August 15 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Learn about a new plant or animal every week by creating crafts, story time, and playing with other tots!

Little Lion Cubs: Pre-K & Kindergarten Mini-Camp

Little Lion Cubs: Pre-K & Kindergarten Mini-Camp

August 15 @ 10:00 am - 11:15 am

Did your child graduate from kindergarten or a pre-k program this school year? Or, is your child entering kindergarten or a pre-kindergarten program in September 2017? Our Little Lion Cubs Summer Mini-Camp is the perfect way to beat the summer

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Cooking Camp

Cooking Camp

August 16

Create different recipes and try delicious foods each day. Create a take home cookbook. New recipes & projects! *Additional materials fee: $15 1/2 day campers/$25 full day campers for the week. **Campers must have reached 4th birthday by 1st day

Young Naturalists

Young Naturalists

August 16 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Connect with nature! We will explore a new topic each week and write about it in our nature journals.

Toddler Time

Toddler Time

August 16 @ 11:00 am

Geared toward early Literacy and advancement of the learning abilities of children through age appropriate books, songs, and finger plays.

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Cooking Camp

Cooking Camp

August 17

Create different recipes and try delicious foods each day. Create a take home cookbook. New recipes & projects! *Additional materials fee: $15 1/2 day campers/$25 full day campers for the week. **Campers must have reached 4th birthday by 1st day

Little Lion Cubs: Pre-K & Kindergarten Mini-Camp

Little Lion Cubs: Pre-K & Kindergarten Mini-Camp

August 17 @ 10:00 am - 11:15 am

Did your child graduate from kindergarten or a pre-k program this school year? Or, is your child entering kindergarten or a pre-kindergarten program in September 2017? Our Little Lion Cubs Summer Mini-Camp is the perfect way to beat the summer

Baby & Me

Baby & Me

August 17 @ 11:00 am

Songs, stories & playtime for infants along with a parent or caregiver.

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Cooking Camp

Cooking Camp

August 18

Create different recipes and try delicious foods each day. Create a take home cookbook. New recipes & projects! *Additional materials fee: $15 1/2 day campers/$25 full day campers for the week. **Campers must have reached 4th birthday by 1st day

Toddler Time

Toddler Time

August 18 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Stories, songs & fun for kids along with a parent or caregiver.

Busy Bumble Bees: Summer Baby and Toddler Story and Play Time

Busy Bumble Bees: Summer Baby and Toddler Story and Play Time

August 18 @ 10:15 am - 11:30 am

Babies and Toddlers are growing every day, every minute, rain or shine; they never stop learning. Join us in enriching their learning experience through songs, rhymes and picture books you share with your babies and toddlers. Crucial early literacy skills

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Kundalini Yoga at Clove Lakes Park

Kundalini Yoga at Clove Lakes Park

August 19 @ 8:00 am - 9:15 am

Try Kundalini Yoga at Clove Lakes Park Every Saturday 8am to 9:15am By Donation Meet up at Royal Oak Road and Knox Place What to expect? movement and exercise sets experiencing the Yoga of Awareness amidst the natural beauty of

It’s My Park at Conference House Park

It’s My Park at Conference House Park

August 19 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Volunteers will help with gardening preparation and beach cleanup to get the park ready for the spring/summer weather and upcoming events.

Super Science: Solar Eclipse

Super Science: Solar Eclipse

August 19 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

On August 21st a total solar eclipse can be seen across the continental US for the first time in 38 years! Learn about the mechanisms behind an eclipse and build a device for safe viewing. Supported in part by TD

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Volunteer for Shore Patrol

Volunteer for Shore Patrol

August 20

Volunteers are needed to remove “floatable” waterborne waste materials from your favorite beach or shoreline. Help save turtles, birds, fish and other marine life from ingesting these items or from becoming entangled in fishing lines and other assorted litter. Volunteers

NYRR Open Run

NYRR Open Run

August 20 @ 9:00 am

Participants are encouraged to arrive 15 minutes before the start of the run and to leave their valuables at home – bag check is not provided. No need to do anything before the run, just show up. Open to all

Stop ‘N’ Swap

Stop ‘N’ Swap

August 20 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

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STEAM Camp

STEAM Camp

August 21

Have fun doing independent hands-on projects as well as collaborate on group experiments that explore science, technology, engineering, art and math (STEAM)! *Additional materials fee: $15 1/2 day campers/$25 full day campers for the week. **Campers must have reached 4th

Busy Bumble Bees: Summer Baby and Toddler Story and Play Time

Busy Bumble Bees: Summer Baby and Toddler Story and Play Time

August 21 @ 10:15 am - 11:30 am

Babies and Toddlers are growing every day, every minute, rain or shine; they never stop learning. Join us in enriching their learning experience through songs, rhymes and picture books you share with your babies and toddlers. Crucial early literacy skills

Baby Time

Baby Time

August 21 @ 10:30 am

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STEAM Camp

STEAM Camp

August 22

Have fun doing independent hands-on projects as well as collaborate on group experiments that explore science, technology, engineering, art and math (STEAM)! *Additional materials fee: $15 1/2 day campers/$25 full day campers for the week. **Campers must have reached 4th

Tot Time Tuesday

Tot Time Tuesday

August 22 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Learn about a new plant or animal every week by creating crafts, story time, and playing with other tots!

Little Lion Cubs: Pre-K & Kindergarten Mini-Camp

Little Lion Cubs: Pre-K & Kindergarten Mini-Camp

August 22 @ 10:00 am - 11:15 am

Did your child graduate from kindergarten or a pre-k program this school year? Or, is your child entering kindergarten or a pre-kindergarten program in September 2017? Our Little Lion Cubs Summer Mini-Camp is the perfect way to beat the summer

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STEAM Camp

STEAM Camp

August 23

Have fun doing independent hands-on projects as well as collaborate on group experiments that explore science, technology, engineering, art and math (STEAM)! *Additional materials fee: $15 1/2 day campers/$25 full day campers for the week. **Campers must have reached 4th

Young Naturalists

Young Naturalists

August 23 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Connect with nature! We will explore a new topic each week and write about it in our nature journals.

Toddler Time

Toddler Time

August 23 @ 11:00 am

Geared toward early Literacy and advancement of the learning abilities of children through age appropriate books, songs, and finger plays.

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STEAM Camp

STEAM Camp

August 24

Have fun doing independent hands-on projects as well as collaborate on group experiments that explore science, technology, engineering, art and math (STEAM)! *Additional materials fee: $15 1/2 day campers/$25 full day campers for the week. **Campers must have reached 4th

Tot’s Time Plus

Tot’s Time Plus

August 24 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
tots_time

Your pre-schooler will create artwork, sing along and listen to stories.

Bouncing Babies

Bouncing Babies

August 24 @ 11:15 am

Come for playtime, stories and songs for babies and their caregivers.

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STEAM Camp

STEAM Camp

August 25

Have fun doing independent hands-on projects as well as collaborate on group experiments that explore science, technology, engineering, art and math (STEAM)! *Additional materials fee: $15 1/2 day campers/$25 full day campers for the week. **Campers must have reached 4th

Toddler Time

Toddler Time

August 25 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Stories, songs & fun for kids along with a parent or caregiver.

Preschool Play

Preschool Play

August 25 @ 10:30 am

*​Pre-registration ​is ​required

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Kundalini Yoga at Clove Lakes Park

Kundalini Yoga at Clove Lakes Park

August 26 @ 8:00 am - 9:15 am

Try Kundalini Yoga at Clove Lakes Park Every Saturday 8am to 9:15am By Donation Meet up at Royal Oak Road and Knox Place What to expect? movement and exercise sets experiencing the Yoga of Awareness amidst the natural beauty of

It’s My Park at Conference House Park

It’s My Park at Conference House Park

August 26 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Volunteers will help with gardening preparation and beach cleanup to get the park ready for the spring/summer weather and upcoming events.

Gentle Flow Yoga

Gentle Flow Yoga

August 26 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Join us on the lawn of Clear Comfort for yoga every other Saturday this summer. Led by Be Yoga & Dance in partnership with Shape Up NYC.

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NYRR Open Run

NYRR Open Run

August 27 @ 9:00 am

Participants are encouraged to arrive 15 minutes before the start of the run and to leave their valuables at home – bag check is not provided. No need to do anything before the run, just show up. Open to all

Kayak Tour

Kayak Tour

August 27 @ 12:00 pm

Visit normally closed sections of Freshkills Park for a kayaking experience like no other! This excursion along the park’s waterways will take you into the William T. Davis Wildlife Refuge and up close to some of the park’s varied wildlife.

iPlay America Presents Free The Secret Life of Pets Movie Matinee

iPlay America Presents Free The Secret Life of Pets Movie Matinee

August 27 @ 12:00 pm

iPlay America Presents Finding Dory on Sunday, July 30 to launch its Free Movie Matinee Series. Sunday, July 30, spend a delightful day at iPlay America and bring the whole the family to see Finding Dory! General Admission tickets are

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Toddler Time

Toddler Time

August 28 @ 10:30 am

*​Pre-registration ​is ​required

Baby Time

Baby Time

August 28 @ 10:30 am

Toddler Storytime

Toddler Storytime

August 28 @ 11:00 am

Join us for stories, songs, and fun at our Toddler Story time program.

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Imagination Station

Imagination Station

August 28 @ 3:30 pm - August 31 @ 3:30 pm

Tot Time Tuesday

Tot Time Tuesday

August 29 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Learn about a new plant or animal every week by creating crafts, story time, and playing with other tots!

Toddler Time

Toddler Time

August 29 @ 10:30 am

Enjoy interactive stories, action songs, and finger plays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood.

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Imagination Station

Imagination Station

August 28 @ 3:30 pm - August 31 @ 3:30 pm

Young Naturalists

Young Naturalists

August 30 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Connect with nature! We will explore a new topic each week and write about it in our nature journals.

Toddler Time

Toddler Time

August 30 @ 11:00 am

Geared toward early Literacy and advancement of the learning abilities of children through age appropriate books, songs, and finger plays.

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Imagination Station

Imagination Station

August 28 @ 3:30 pm - August 31 @ 3:30 pm

Baby & Me

Baby & Me

August 31 @ 11:00 am

Songs, stories & playtime for infants along with a parent or caregiver.

Tot’s Time Plus

Tot’s Time Plus

August 31 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
tots_time

Your pre-schooler will create artwork, sing along and listen to stories.

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