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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!

Mars Space Colony @ New York Public Library – Countee Cullen

Monday, July 8  @ 4-5:30pm: Design and build a model of a space settlement on the red planet. Make spaces for families to live, work and play. Recommended for ages 5 & up, caregivers welcome. Free.

Mars Space Colony @ New York Public Library – Grand Central

Wednesday, July 10  @ 4-5:30pm: Design and build a model of a space settlement on the red planet. Make spaces for families to live, work and play. Recommended for ages 5 & up, caregivers welcome. Free.

Alien Homes & Headquarters @ New York Public Library – Mosholu (Bronx)

Thursday, July 11  @ 2 – 3:30pm: A friendly alien has crashed landed on earth. Make your alien friend a fantastic home! Recommended for ages 4 and up, with caregivers welcome. Free.

Moon Mansions @ Westchester Library System – Bedford Hills Free Library

Saturday, July 13  @ 11am-12:30pm: To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo moon landing, use your interstellar imagination to make a house suitable for the moon’s geography and climate. Recommended for ages 5 & up, caregivers welcome. Free.

Bridges of NY @ New York Public Library –  Soundview (Bronx)

Tuesday, July 16  @ 3:30 – 5pm: Learn about the many types of bridges founded in NYC and build a working model of one of the bridge types, from suspension to lift.Recommended for ages 6 and up, with caregivers welcome. Free.

Space Habitats @ Yonkers Public Library – Grinton I. Will Branch

Wednesday, July 17  @ 3:30 – 5pm: Build a space colony for a planet far, far away.Recommended for ages 5 and up, with caregivers welcome. Free, registration recommended.

Planet of Fire, Planet of Water @ Larchmont Public Library

Thursday, July 18 @ 3:45-5:15pm: One planet is consumed by fire, the other entirely covered with water. Pick a scenario and make a home to meet the challenge! First of four workshops at this library. Reservations required: (914) 834-2281

Planet of Fire, Planet of Water @ New York Public Library –  Kingsbridge (Bronx)

Friday, July 19 @ 2-3:30pm: One planet is consumed by fire, the other entirely covered with water. Pick a scenario and make a home to meet the challenge! Free. Recommended for ages 5 and up, caregivers welcome.

A Home for Your Alien @ Brooklyn Public Library – Cortelyou

Friday, July 19 @ 4-5:30pm: An alien has crash landed in your neighborhood. They need your help making a new home on earth. Recommended for ages 5 and up, caregivers welcome.