Family Day: Korean New Year 2016 | Jan 30 | Celebrate Sollal, the Korean New Year, with activities for all ages. Enjoy storytelling based on Korean folk tales and practice sebae, the New Year’s bow, to show respect for elders. Play a Korean hand-drum, learn brushpainting, compete in traditional games, and participate in arts & crafts projects.
Hydrangea Hurrah | June 25 |This family friendly event celebrates Madison Square Park’s summer blooms with a free activities including guest speakers, park tours, floral demos, a kids zone with games, floral-inspired arts & crafts and musical entertainment.
Kidtooning with The New Yorker | July 23 | Budding artists enjoy an interactive demonstration by three New Yorker cartoonists—Emily Flake, Danny Shanahan and Corey Pandolph—and then be divided into small groups for interactive demonstrations led by each artist, featuring lessons on organizing ideas, composition and perspective, and other cartooning essentials. Kid-friendly snacks and beverages included.
Childrens' Workshops at Affordable Art Fair | April 2-3 | Join mixed media artist Oliver Peterson to make super hero inspired artworks. Children will be provided with comic books, glue, markers, crayons, and more to make their own original piece of artwork.