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Activity Table

Family-friendly botanically themed arts and crafts activities. Included with Garden admission. Drop-in.

QBG

December 15, 2018
September 15, 2018 - December 29, 2018 Sat
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
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Activity Table

Family-friendly botanically themed arts and crafts activities. Included with Garden admission. Drop-in. No programs October 14 & 28, or Dec 2.

QBG

December 16, 2018
September 23, 2018 - December 30, 2018 Sun
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
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Prototyping Lab

Museum visitors prototype new design and engineering ideas for activities in the museum’s Design Lab. November 3, 10 & 17, December 1, 8 & 15, 2018

NYSCI

December 15, 2018
November 3, 2018 - December 15, 2018 Sat
11:00am-4:00pm
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Holiday A Capella

Holiday A Cappella

Celebrate the holiday spirit and listen to a varied mix of holiday music, both familiar and new, and other fresh, popular, and alternative music sung by a cappella musicians. While you are in the Visitor Center, do some holiday shopping and enjoy refreshments.

NYBG

December 15, 2018
December 2, 2018 - December 24, 2018 Sat, Sun
1:00 pm; 2:00 pm; 3:00 pm
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Nature Walks with Bradley Klein: WInter Nature Walk 2

The Garden may seem to sleep during the short days of midwinter, but there are clues to the survival strategies of both plants and animals if you know where to look for them. Join for a winter nature walk 1/6 and 2/3. Meet at Magnolia Plaza by building steps.

BBG

January 6, 2019
January 6, 2019 - February 3, 2019 Sun
11:00am-12:00pm
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E-Waste Recycling Event

Responsibly dispose of all of your unwanted or broken gadgets! In partnership with the Lower East Side Ecology Center. Drop-off location: QBG Parking Garden at 42-80 Crommelin Street. Learn which items are accepted following the link here.

 

QBG

January 27, 2019
January 27, 2019
10am - 4pm
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February Break Discovery Days

Explore habitats from around the world and hands-on science fun during the midwinter school break. Explore the lush conservatories on scavenger hunts, listen to stories, and pot up a plant to take home. Activities are the same each day.

BBG

February 18, 2019
February 18, 2019 - February 21, 2019 Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu
10:30am-12:30pm
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February Break Family Programs: Storytime & Craft

Bring your little gardeners and nature lovers to QBG for a relaxing winter afternoon featuring nature-inspired stories, followed by a botanically-themed craft activity. Recommended for ages 10 and under. Drop-in.

QBG

February 20, 2019
February 20, 2019
1pm - 2:30pm
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Music in the Garden: Quintet of the Americas

Quintet of the Americas is one of the longest-running wind quintets in North America.

QBG

April 14, 2019
April 14, 2019
3:00pm - 4:30pm
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at the annual EXPO

UA Science Expo

EXPO is our end of year celebration where Urban Advantage students from all borough come and present their projects.

AMNH

June 1, 2019
June 1, 2019
1:00 pm to 3:30 pm
Student set-up at 10:00 am
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Upcoming Events

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Space Show: Dark Universe

The Hayden Planetarium Space Show Dark Universe celebrates the pivotal discoveries that have led us to greater knowledge of the structure and history of the universe and our place in it- and to new frontiers for exploration. Check website for times.

AMNH

December 14, 2018
November 2, 2013 - December 31, 2019 Everyday
10:30am-4pm
10:30am-5pm
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The Titanosaur

The Museum added a must see exhibit to its famous Fossil Halls: a cast of a 122 ft long dinosaur.This species is so new that it hasn’t yet been named by the paleontologists who found it. Scientists think this dinosaur, part of a group known as titanosaurs, weighed about 70 tons.

AMNH

December 14, 2018
January 1, 2016 - January 1, 2020 Everyday
10:00am to 5:45pm
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Our Senses: An Immersive Experience

Our Senses: An Immersive Experience

Every day we perceive the world around us through our senses. In this highly experiential exhibition, explore 11 funhouse-like spaces that dare you to trust your senses—then show you how what we perceive is not simply a window into the world around us but a product of our brains.

AMNH

December 14, 2018
November 20, 2017 - January 6, 2019 Everyday
Every half hour, 10:30am– 5:00pm
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Unseen Oceans

Experience an ocean you never imagined. Enter a sensory world of the ocan at night and discover the fluorescent secrets of undersea animals and explore the dreamatic undersea landscape of the deep ocean.

AMNH

December 14, 2018
March 12, 2018 - August 18, 2019 Everyday
10:00 am - 5:45 pm
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Pondlife Exhibit

This multimedia exhibition by scientist and filmmaker Sally Warring combines art and biology in an exploration of the microbial communities in the ponds and waterways at the Garden.

BBG

December 14, 2018
April 1, 2018 - April 1, 2019 Sat, Sun, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
10:00am to 4:00pm
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Penguin Feedings

Penguin Feedings

Our black-footed penguins bray loudly to each other during their daily feedings. It’s one way they strengthen their pair bonds, along with preening each other and rubbing bills. Feeding times depend on animal needs. Check the daily schedule in the Main Lobby.

NYA

December 14, 2018
May 12, 2018 - May 12, 2019 Everyday
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