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Upcoming Events

You’ll find ArchForKids at libraries, camps, schools, museums and other places in and around the New York metropolitan region. Come join us!

 

Super Slides @ New York Public Library – 58th Street Library

Wednesday, June 21 @ 3:15 – 4:45 pm
Construct and test a mini coaster for marbles to ride on. For ages 6 & up, caregivers welcome. FREE.

How Does Your Garden Grow @ New York Public Library – Hamilton Fish Park Library

Friday, June 23 @ 3:00 – 4:30 pm
Construct a tabletop greenhouse to take home. For ages 6 & up, caregivers welcome. FREE.

Create a Colonial Village @ Dyckman Farmhouse

Saturday, June 24 @ 1 – 3pm
Be inspired by this historic site in upper Manhattan – a 1784 Dutch colonial farmhouse. Learn about how people lived and worked in this era, its architectural styles and common building types. Then we’ll work together to create a beautiful model of an entire colonial village! Recommended for ages 6 and older, caregivers welcome. $10 per child, scholarships available. For more info, contact the Farmhouse at info@dyckmanfarmhouse.org or 212.304.9422.

Minecraft Mania @ Brooklyn Public Library – Sunset Park Library

Thursday, July 6 @ 2:30 – 4:00 pm
Create a minecraft inspired environment. For ages 6 & up, caregivers welcome. FREE.

Castle Construction @ Greenwich Public Library (CT)

Thursday, June 29 @ 4:00 – 5:30 pm
Investigate castles from around the world as fortresses and homes, and then make your own tabletop castle to take home. Registration recommended, FREE.

Solar Car Challenge @ Rye Free Reading Room

Friday, July 7 @ 4:00 – 5:30 pm
Make a car powered by the sun. FREE, limited to 15 participants in grades 3-5. Pre-registration required; contact childrensservices@ryelibrary.org.

How Does Your Garden Grow @ New York Public Library – 125th Street Library

Wednesday, July 12 @ 12 – 1:30 pm
Construct a tabletop greenhouse to take home. For ages 6 & up, caregivers welcome. FREE.

Build a Village @ Brooklyn Public Library – Kings Highway

Wednesday, July 12 @ 2 – 3:30 pm
Create a tabletop village to take home. For ages 6 & up, caregivers welcome. FREE.

Treehouses – Up Up & Away @ Chappaqua Library

Wednesday, July 12 @ 4:00 – 5:30 pm
Create a model treehouse masterpiece. FREE, for children in grades 1-5 accompanied by a caregiver. Registration required:  914.238.4779.