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Upcoming Events

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

 

How Does Your Garden Grow? @ Brooklyn Public Library – Leonard

Wednesday, September 13 @ 4 – 5:30 pm
Learn about architectural framing and stability as you make your own tabletop greenhouse to take home.  Recommended for ages 6 and up, caregivers welcome, free workshop.

Make It Rusty! @ The High Line

Saturday, September 23 @ 10am – 1pm
Design and construct industrial-inspired mixed media garden sculptures that will age over time. For children up to 12 years of age with caregivers. Free! Location: on the High Line at 16th Street (Manhattan). RSVP here

Space Habitats @ Chappaqua Library (Westchester)

Tuesday, October 3 @ 4 – 5:30 pm
Make a home for your alien friends. For kids in grades 3 – 5, advance registration recommended, free.

Flying Architecture @ New York Public Library – Hamilton Fish Park

Friday, October 6 @ 3 – 4:30 pm
Make model planes, jets, rockets and other flying machines. Recommended for ages 5 and up, caregivers welcome. Free.

ArtsFest @ New Rochelle Public Library – Huguenot Children’s Library

Saturday, October 7 @ noon – 4pm
Join us for The Big Build outside, and have Fun with Facades inside. Free.

Arch Bridges @ Keeper’s House, Dobbs Ferry NY (Westchester)

Sunday, October 8 @ 2:30 – 5 pm
Make a model arch bridge in this 175th anniversary celebration of the opening of the Croton Aqueduct. Organized by Friends of the Old Croton Aqueduct. Free, come anytime during workshop hours.

Bridges of NY @ New York Public Library – Harry Belafonte at 115th St.

Wednesday, October 18 @ 4 – 5:30 pm
Learn about the many types of bridges in NYC and build your own working model of a bridge of your choice. Recommended for ages 5 and up, caregivers welcome. Free.