Things To Do in Rockland County NY Week of February 8

Lauren Fischer Rockland County

The Best Things to Do in Rockland County and Beyond…

Events Not To Miss:

What: Kids Valentine’s Decorating Class

Why: Kids can show off their baking skills and take home tasty treats.

When: Saturday February 10, 1-2 pm

Where: Cookie Tray, 36 W Palisades Ave., Nanuet


What: Valentine’s Day Treat Workshop

Why: Cook up some delish treats for this sweet holiday.

When: Saturday February 10, 4-5:30 pm

Where: Young Chefs Academy of New City, 59 South Main Street, Ste. 2, New City


What: Eaglefest

Why: Enjoy nature, live music and food trucks.

When: Saturday February 10, 9 am-4 pm

Where: Croton Point Park, 1 Croton Point Ave., Croton-On-Hudson


What: Milk and Cookies Playhouse presents ‘The Grand Falloon’

Why: A low-sensory comedy show sure to tickle the funny bone.

When: Saturday February 10, 2 pm

Where: The Nyack Center, 58 Depew Avenue, Nyack


What: Kids Club Valentine’s Day Card

Why: Because what’s better than a personalized card from your kid? Ages 3-8 and Ages 6 and older.

When: Saturday February 10, 10 am-12 pm

Where: Michaels, 14 A Spring Valley Marketplace, Spring Valley


What: Valentine’s Celebration at Sparkle Up

Why: Hair, nails, makeup, crafts and special Valentine’s guests.

When: Sunday February 11, 1 pm

Where: Sparkle Up, 8 Second Street, New City


What: Storytime

Why: Storytime with pottery design to follow.

When: Monday February 12 , 11 am

Where: Glaze Art Studio, 34 Orangetown Shopping Center, Orangeburg


What: Valentine’s Day Card Events

Why: Make a sweet card for that special someone, with your little special someone.

When: Monday February 12, 11 am

Where: Babies R Us, 250 East Route 59, Nanuet


What: Rock Steady Yoga Kids: Teen Flow

Why: Tweens can perfect their tree pose and enjoy music, arts and games.

When: Tuesdays through February 27, 6-6:45 pm

Where: Wholeness Center, 7 New Lake Road, Valley Cottage


What: Bear Mountain Ice Rink

Why: Throw on some skates for an icy family day.

When: Open through March 4, check website for times

Where: Bear Mountain Ice Rink, Route 9W N, Bear Mountain


More Things to Do in Rockland County and Beyond.….

What: Winter on the Farm

Why: Indulge in s’mores by the fire, build snowmen, visit animals and create crafts.

When: Saturday February 10, 11 am-2 pm

Where: Stony Kill Foundation, 79 Farmstead Lane, Wappingers Falls


What: Valentine’s Day Sweet Treats Doll Craft

Why: Be your American Girl Doll’s Valentine with these sweet “treats,” plus doll freebies to take home.

When: Saturday February 10, 11 am-12 pm

Where: Girl AGain, 4 Martine Avenue, Store 2B, White Plains


What: Breakfast with the Animals: Sharks

Why: Enjoy a morning of good food, crafts, free play and a shark encounter.

When: Saturday February 10, 9 am-10:30 am

Where: New York Aquarium, 602 Surf Ave., Brooklyn


What: Maple Sugaring

Why: Peek into the sugar shed and learn how maple trees produce sap.

When: Saturday February 10, 1 pm

Where: Rye Nature Center, 873 Boston Post Road, Rye


What: Science Sunday: What is a Truss?

Why: This hands-on activity will let kids build and test their own truss.

When: Sunday February 11, 11:30 am and 1:30 pm

Where: Westchester Children’s Museum, 100 Playland Parkway, Rye


What: Snow Day!

Why: Get outside and play games in the snow, make crafts and track animals.

When: Sunday February 11, 11 am-3 pm

Where: Hudson Highlands Nature Museum, Outdoor Discovery Center


What: Holiday Express: Toys and Trains from the Jerni Collection

Why: Hundreds of toy trains, figurines and mini models in this expansive display.

When: Through Sunday February 25

Where: New York Historical Society Museum & Library, 170 Central Park West, NYC


What: The Snowy Day and Other Stories by Ezra Jack Keats

Why: Singing, laughter and puppets bring Keats’ popular pages to life.

When: Saturdays through March 31, 11 am

Where: St. Luke’s Theatre, 308 West 46th Street, NYC


What: Magic at Coney!!!

Why: Illusionists, escape artists, and more magicians with tricks up their sleeves.

When: Sundays, 12 pm

Where: Coney Island Museum, 1208 Surf Avenue, Brooklyn


What: Sea of Light

Why: Best seen in the dark, this installation will light up your children’s eyes and minds with its changing colors and choreographed movement.

When: Through March 2018, open daily 24 hours a day, lights show on the hour from 5-8 pm

Where: Seaport District NYC, 19 Fulton Street, NYC



What: Lunar New Year Celebration with Epoch Times

Why: Celebrate the New Year with performances, face painting and more fun.

When: Sunday February 18, 12:30 pm

Where: Palisades Center, Level 1, East Court


What: Little Designers: Creative Sewing Lab

Why: Any age can design their own shirt, pillow, doll or whatever they think up!

When: Monday February 19, 1-4 pm

Where: Wholeness Center, 7 New Lake Road, Valley Cottage


What: Kids Week

Why: A packed week of kid-friendly sports, art and science.

When: Sunday February 18-Saturday February 24,

Where: Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum Complex, Pier 86, West 46th St. and 12th Ave., NYC