This Weekend

Friday Feb. 13th

Moey’s Music Party
Award-winning Off Broadway songwriter Moey, aka Melissa Levis, introduces little ones to a variety of musical styles including songs from her children’s CD, Moey’s Music Party.
718.792.6744
pelham_bay@nypl.org
http://www.nypl.org

Pelham Bay Branch Library
3060 Middletown Road
Bronx, NY 10461
Ages: 1-3
Time: 3:30pm
Cost: Free

The Life and Work of George Washington Carver
Kids can participate in hands-on activities to explore the fascinating life and accomplishments of George Washington Carver. Investigate the anatomy of seeds, step behind a recreation of Carver’s Jessup Wagon, his traveling school for farmers, diagnose and remedy sick plants, create a personal science timeline, and more. In the Everett Children’s Adventure Garden.
718.817.8700
http://www.nybg.org
Ongoing Daily except Mon 1/17/09 – 2/22/09; check with location for exceptions.
New York Botanical Garden
Ages: All Ages
Time: Tue-Fri 1:30pm-4:30pm; Sat-Sun 10am-4:30pm
Cost: Free with Garden admission. 200th Street and Kazimiroff Blvd.
Bronx, NY 10458

Saturday Feb. 14th

Handmade Hearts at Wave Hill
Papermaker Randy Brozen helps families create tinted, textured sheets and shapes that can be decorated and made into Valentine’s Day cards.
718.549.3200
http://www.wavehill.org
Ongoing Daily 2/14/09 – 2/15/09; check with location for exceptions

675 West 252nd Street
Bronx, NY 10471
Ages: All Ages
Time: 1pm-4pm
Cost: Free with paid admission; Children (under 6) free; Members free; Sat 9am-12n free for everyone

It’s a Lemur’s Life at the Bronx Zoo
Families get a chance to meet the lemurs living in the zoo’s Madagascar exhibit and learn to spot different lemur behaviors and what makes each type of lemur unique. Cameras and video recorders welcome. Adults must attend with children. Advance registration is required.
718.220.6854
reserve.bronxzoo.com@wcs.org
http://www.bronxzoo.com
2/14/09

Ages: 8-18
Time: 2pm-4pm
Cost: Members $15; Non-Members $20

Fuzzy, Furry Friends at the Bronx Zoo
Families are invited to solve mammal mystery puzzles and then meet a cuddly chinchilla, a genial guinea pig, and a handsome hedgehog. The program ends with a rousing sing-along of A Camel is a Mammal. Adults accompany children. Advance registration is required.
718.220.6854
http://wcs.org
2/14/09

Ages: 3-4
Time: 10:30am-11:30am
Cost: Members $15; Non-members $20

Sunday Feb. 15th

Wild Wheels Animal Safari: Animals Don’t Need… at the Bronx Zoo
…Clothing! Families are invited to discover unique body coverings of the critter couture kind. Participants investigate Mystery Texture Buckets, play a round of Animal Dress-Up, and have up-close visits with a furry chinchilla, a feathery fowl, and a scaly snake. Adults accompany children (older siblings are not allowed). Advance registration is required.
718.220.6854
http://wcs.org
2/15/09

Ages: 2-3
Time: 10:30am-11:30am
Cost: Members $15; Non-members $20

Thank you GoCityKids!

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