Bastille Day Celebration @ Piermont, NY
When: Saturday July 11, 2015 12pm-10pm
Where: 478 Piermont Ave, Piermont, NY 10968
Details" The celebration fills the street with live music and the pleasant aromas of traditional French, Italian, Continental, Mexican, Irish and American cuisine served by local restaurants. Come dressed in period costumes and witness a re-enactment of the storming of the Bastille.
Farm Animal Show @ Armonk
When: Saturday July 11, 2015 11am
Where: Armonk Library, Armonk, NY (Whippoorwill Hall)
Details: Great Meadow Farm animal show. The farm is coming to the library. Come meet and greet farm animals big and small. Children have the opportunity to meet chickens, ducks, geese, bunnies, lambs, goats, etc.
Friendly Vegetables and Microbes @ Wave Hill Garden
When: Saturday July 11 2015 10am-1pm
Where: Wave Hill Garden, Bronx, NY
Details: With visiting artist and sculptor S.E. Nash, visit edible plants growing here at Wave Hill. Then, through the lens of a microscope, take a close-up look at the fantastic inner structures of fermented and fresh vegetables. Culture a mixed-media collage out of cardboard pieces, recycled materials and burlap.
Cartooning Workshop with Tom Motley @ Madison Square Park
When: Saturday July 11, 2015 9am-12Noon
Where: Madison Square Park, NYC
Details: Join cartooning instructor Tom Motley for a fun selection cartooning activities and games. Families will learn how to draw accordion characters, alphabet animals, daredoodles, and more. All ages are welcome to take part.
Butterfly Walk and Mushroom Walk @ Muscoot Farm
When: Butterfly Walk 10am and Mushroom Walk 1pm-3pm Sunday July 12, 2015
Where: Muscoot Farm, Katonah, NY
Details: Butterfly Walk - Learn all about the different kinds of butterflies that call Muscoot Farm home. Meet at the Reception Center. Mushroom Walk - Attention Fun-gi's and Fun girls. Join us today as we go on a mushroom walk.
Festival de las Flores @ Queens Botanical Garden
When: Saturday July 11, 11am-6pm and Sunday July 12, 10am to 5pm
Details: The beautiful Colombian tradition of creating "Silletos," or large medallions constructed of flowers, comes to QBG in an afternoon celebration. See some of the completed floral creations, view the works in progress, enjoy music by Son Chande - a Colombian coastal band - and dance performances throughout the afternoon. Plus, children can enjoy Storytime & Craft from 2 to 3:30pm (while supplies last). - See more at: http://queensbotanical.org/programs/events#sthash.Nl659f1M.dpuf
Bastille Day on 60th Street @ NYC
When: Sunday July 12, 2015 Noon-5pm
Where: 60th Street between Fifth and Lexington Ave, NYC
Details: Celebrate France's national holiday at New York's ultimate street fair. Enjoy an afternoon of French food, culture, and entertainment! Kids will get a kick out of face painting, arts & crafts, cooking classes, mime acts, and a vintage Citroën car show.
Family Day: GOLD! @ Neuberger Museum, Purchase, NY
When: Sunday July 12, 2015 1-4pm
Details: Join us for a special family event celebrating our new exhibition, GOLD! In participation with the Fairfield Westchester Museum Alliance’s project on the Seven Deadly Sins, GOLD is the Neuberger’s response to our sin: Greed. Enjoy a program of events that explores greed through music, dance, film, and a treasure hunt.
Planetarium Show @ Hudson River Museum
When: Saturdays and Sundays
Where: 511 Warburton Ave, Yonkers, NY 10701
Details: For the weekends in July, 12:30pm show is Tycho to the Moon. 2pm show is the Sky Tonight. 3:30pm show is We are Astronomers.