Things To Do In Rockland County NY Week of January 18

Lauren Fischer Rockland County

The Best Things to Do in Rockland County and Beyond…


Events Not To Miss: 

What: Kids Cooking Class

Why: Little chefs will cook up a delish and nutrish recipe.

When: Thursday January 18, 4:30-5:30 pm and Saturday January 20, 10-11 am

Where: ShopRite of Pearl River, 26 N. Middletown Road, Pearl River


What: Mindfulness and Creativity for Kids

Why: Games, crafts, creative learning and more fun for kids ages 7-11, with pizza lunch.

When: Saturday January 20, 11:30-1:30 pm

Where: Creative Circle Community, 7 New Lake Drive, Valley Cottage


What: Kids Club Pony Bead Snowflakes

Why: Ages 3 and up can get crafty while you shop.

When: Saturday January 20, 10 am-12 pm

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


What: Pajama Party

Why: Kids ages 2 to 7 will enjoy games, playtime, pizza and a movie while you enjoy a night out!

When: Saturday January 20, 6:30-9:30 pm

Where: Kid’s Kingdom Rockland, 121 W Nyack Road, Nanuet


What: Storytime

Why: Storytime with pottery design to follow.

When: Monday January 22 , 11 am

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


What: Zumbini for Parents and Children

Why: FREE zumba with your little bambino.

When: Monday January 22, 11 am

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


What: Pajama Storytime

Why: Listen, sing, watch puppets and more fun for kids ages 3-5.

When: Tuesday January 23, 7-7:30 pm

Where: Haverstraw Library, Storytime Room, 10 West Ramapo Road, Garnerville


What: Nyack Holiday Window Project

Why: Window shop and check out holiday theme displays in empty storefronts.

When: Open through January

Where: Main street, Nyack


What: Rock Steady Yoga Kids: Teen Flow

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

When: Through Tuesday 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: Ahoy Maties! Walk the Plank at the Pirate Party

Why: Kids in kindergarten and older can put on their pirate gear and enjoy pirate arrrrts and crafts, snack and activities.

When: Saturday January 20, 3-4 pm

Where: Ruth Keeler Memorial Library, 276 Titicus Road, North Salem


What: American Girl Doll Spa Day

Why: Skin care tips and tricks for dolls, plus a take-home eye mask for optimal doll beauty sleep.

When: Saturday January 20, 11 am

Where: Girl Again, 4 Martine Ave., Store 2B, White Plains


What: Family Day

Why: Crafts, scavenger hunts and a free painted portrait for the whole fam.

When: Saturday January 20, 11 am-3 pm

Where: Wyckoff House Museum, 5816 Clarendon Road, Brooklyn


What: Make It: Lightsabers

Why: Star Wars superfans can explore light and create their own glowing lightsaber.

When: Saturday January 20 and Sunday January 21, 1:30-3 pm and 3:30-5 pm. Buy tickets in advance.

Where: New York Hall of Science, 47-01 111th Street, Corona


What: All Aboard with Thomas and Friends

Why: Thomas takes you on an adventure with singing, photos and fun.

When: Saturday January 20-Sunday January 21, check shedule for times and tickets.

Where: New York Botanical Garden, 2900 Southern Blvd., Bronx


What: The Amazing Max

Why: Lots of laughs and tons of tricks at this kid-friendly magic show.

When: Weekends through Sunday January 28, 3:30 pm

Where: Theater at Blessed Sacrament, 152 West 71st Street, NYC


What: 16th Annual Holiday Train Show

Why: Subways, polar express and many other model trains will light up the cityscape as the train show opens.

When: Open daily through February 4, 2018

Where: New York Transit Museum Grand Central Gallery Annex, 87 East 42nd Street, NYC


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: Crystal Child Class

Why: Intro to crystals and using their positive energy.

When: Saturday January 27, 10-11 am

Where: Crystals on the Rocks, 11 S Broadway, Nyack


What: Suit Up at Sparkle Up

Why: Superhero training, glitter tattoos, mohawks, face paint and more!

When: Sunday January 28, 12 pm

Where: Sparkle Up, 8 Second Street, New City


What: Disney’s Frozen Sing-Along

Why: Elsa and Anna will lead you in song and help you Let it Go as you watch the movie.

When: Sunday January 28, 1 pm and 4 pm

Where: Bergen PAC, 30 North Van Brunt Street, Englewood