With the coming of warmer weather, starts the fruit picking season. Strawberries picking usually starts in late May - early June. Spend a day at the farm to see where strawberries grow and pick your own fresh berries or even use those to make fruit treats at home. Click on this link below for more details.
Super Duper Lil Chefs @ Westchester Mall
Where: Westchester Mall Retail Level 1
Details: Pint-sized food lovers and even the pickiest eaters will have a blast as they roll up their sleeves, whip up some fun and explore the fun side of food at this culinary extravaganza! Cupcake Decorating Crafts and Games Free Giveaways!
Kids Concert with Brett Band @ Pleasantville
When: Saturday, June 7 2014 10am-1pm
Where: RJCC, 600 Bear Ridge Road, Pleasantville, NY
Details: We will have a fun and energetic performance from Brett Band, plus bouncy houses, face painting, balloon making and yummy food trucks for lunch time! There will also be raffles with fabulous prizes for moms and dads.
Cost: $25 for the entire family
Rainbow Passage @ Wave Hill Garden
When: Saturday June 7 and Sunday June 8 2014
Where: Wave Hill Garden, Bronx, NY
Details: Explore the colors of the rainbow! Collect transparent materials and create a spectrum to glue and frame into bright window hangings. Or, add your piece to a stained glass-like group temporary installation to adorn the new glass doors of the Sally and Gilbert Kerlin Learning Center. Free, and admission to the grounds is free until noon.
Kids Workshop @ Home Depot
When: 9am-12pm Saturday June 7 2014
Where: Home Depot
Details: This month's Kids workshop teaches how to build a pint-size riding lawn mower. The event is designed for children ages 5-12. It is free and all kids get to keep their craft, receive a certificate of achievement, a workshop apron, and a commemorative pin.
To register online at: http://workshops.homedepot.com/workshops/kids-workshops
Daddy & Me Animal Show @ Rye Nature Center
When: Saturday, June 7th 9:15 am
Fathers can drop in with their kids for this fun-filled animal adventure.
$10/family members, $15/family non-members.
Fol-de-rol Festival & Crafts Fair @ Wampus Brook Park
When: June 7 2014 10am-10pm, June 8 2014 11am-6pm
Where: Wampus Brook Park, Armonk, NY
Details: Carnival rides, food, craft vendors, live music, and pony rides. The annual Fol de Rol is perfect for both kids and adults alike.
Saltbush Musical @ New Victory Theater
When: June 7 - June 8 2014 50 minutes performance with no intermission
Where: New Victory Theater, Time Square, Manhattan, NY
Age: Appropriate for ages 4+
Detail: Performed by artists from Italy and Australia. Embark on a magical trek across the Australian outback and discover the language, lore and music of its indigenous culture in SALTBUSH. Kids are invited to kick off their shoes and join the dancers to play on the interactive performance space. Amongst a kaleidoscope of aboriginal imagery and the sound of didgeridoos, they'll ride on the backs of sea turtles and leap among the stars. From the creators of The Butterfly Garden (New Vic 2010), SALTBUSH will have your senses soaring and your imagination running wild. (P.S. All seats for SALTBUSH are on the New Vic stage!)
Creatures of Woodfrog Pond @ Greenburgh Nature Center
When: June 8 2014 2pm
Where: Greenburgh Nature Center
Details: Join a naturalist to explore Woodfrog Pond. Starts indoors with a short introduction, featuring live animals, then walk to our pond and use a net to catch some of the creatures living there. Requires appropriate dress; limited enrollment. Members $5, Non-members $8