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Day Camp: Preparing for Adventures Close to Home

Mother’s Day for Every Kind of Mom

Great Gifts for Dear Old Dad

Unique Gifts Ideas for Mom

Earth Day Crafts for Kids

Summer Camp for Everyone

Host a Memorable First Communion Party

 

Summer

Plan for a Successful Summer

Modern Summer Manners for Kids

Sun Exposure Myths Can Be Harmful

Summer Sales for School Supplies

Soothing the Stings, Bites, and Burns of Summer

Tips for Making That Summer Family Vacation Affordable

Fun Summer Science Activities for Kids

4th of July Crafts for Kids

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Fall

3-Ingredient Thanksgiving Side Dishes

Get Ready for Fall Sports Season

Honoring Our Veterans: How to Show Your Support

Homemade Halloween Costume Ideas for Kids

Kids and Halloween Candy: A Recipe for Disaster

Halloween Crafts

 

Winter

45 Ways to Keep Kids Busy on a Snow Day

Hey, Cupid! Did the Kids Steal Your Holiday?

Romantic Films to Watch Together this Valentine’s Day

Chinese New Year Recipes

Recycle Holiday Cards

Fun New Year’s Eve Activities

Best Buys for the New Year

Creative Ways to Ring in the New Year

Strategies for Last Minute Shoppers

The Gift of Giving

Surviving the Holidays From Your Kitchen

Holidays on Staten Island:  Deck the Halls or Bah Humbug!

New Year’s Traditions Throughout Asia

Until Next Time: How to Pack Your Holiday Decorations

Avoiding Santa Fails: Tips for Visiting a Store Santa

Home for the Holidays?

Dr. Seuss: Quotes, Crafts, Recipes, & Printables

Winter Crafts



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  1. STEAM Camp

    August 23
    August 23, 2017  |  12:00 am - 11:59 pm
    SI Children's Museum
    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
  2. Young Naturalists

    August 23 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    August 23, 2017  |  10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    The Interpretive Center
    Connect with nature! We will explore a new topic each week and write about it in our nature journals.
  3. Art Studio

    August 23 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    August 23, 2017  |  1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    SI Children's Museum
  4. Party with Bubbles

    August 23 @ 2:00 pm
    August 23, 2017  |  2:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    Tottenville Library
    Fun for the whole family with Elaine Gil! First come, first served!
  5. Kids Carnival

    August 23 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    August 23, 2017  |  2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Stapleton Library
    Join us as we say goodbye to the the Summer Reading Program! Stop by for games, prizes, snacks and more!
  6. Science Time

    August 23 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    August 23, 2017  |  2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    SI Children's Museum
    Join us for this daily program on problem solving, inquiry and creative thinking. Activities include meetings animals from our Bugs exhibit, playing with solar cars, solving puzzle and games or building structures. Time is subject to change each day
  7. Wacky Wednesdays on Richmond Road

    August 23 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    August 23, 2017  |  2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Richmond Road
    Wacky Wednesdays are coming to Richmond Road! Sponsored by the Richmond Road Merchants Association and the Richmond County Savings Foundation, there will be FREE children’s activities along Richmond Road. Entertainment takes place between 1560 and 1667 Richmond Rd. August 9
  8. Everybody Reads

    August 23 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    August 23, 2017  |  3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    St. George Library
    Join us in the Children’s Room as we read by ourselves for at least 20 minutes, mark the time in our SRP log, and receive a prize!
  9. Sundae Fun Day

    August 23 @ 3:00 pm
    August 23, 2017  |  3:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    Richmondtown Library
    Join us for a fun filled day for Parents and their children. Come and make Sundaes at the Library.
  10. Family Storytime

    August 23 @ 3:15 pm
    August 23, 2017  |  3:15 pm - 3:15 pm
    Mariners Harbor Library
    Bring the whole family and celebrate early literacy with songs, rhymes, reading and other fun activities! Families are welcome.