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Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019 (See map view)

It’s the classic story of the Phantom and a young pupil named Christine. Their relationship becomes obsessive and impossible, leading to a stunning conclusion. This version of "Phantom" was written by Arthur Kopit, with music and lyrics by Maury Yeston, and is more of a traditional Broadway musical with dialogue and songs throughout.

When: Saturday, Jan. 12, Check website for showtimes

Make the early rounds and help as Aquarium staff feed all sorts of hungry animals from diamondback terrapins and rays to harbor seals. Plus, go behind-the-scenes as an aquarist feeds the big sharks – with the chance to toss in some food to see who bites.

When: Saturday, Jan. 12, 8:30–10am

Enjoy fresh, winter-grown produce along with a diverse variety of meats, cheeses, breads and prepared foods as this year-round farmers’ market moves indoors. It’s a great way to support local agriculture and eat healthy, no matter the season.

When: Saturday, Jan. 12, 8:30am–1pm

Journey out onto Long Island Sound in hopes of seeing some of the seals and waterfowl that spend the winter just off the Aquarium’s shores. Binoculars are provided. The Aquarium’s boat has a climate-controlled cabin but, because the best viewing is outside on the deck, remember to dress warmly.

When: Saturday, Jan. 12, 9am

Don’t miss this dazzling holiday tradition at the New York Botanical Garden. Watch as model trains zip through an amazing display of more than 175 New York landmarks, each re-created with bark, leaves and other natural materials — all under the twinkling glow of the Enid A. Haupt Conservatory.

When: Saturday, Jan. 12, 10am–7pm

With Wave Hill’s grounds as inspiration, design your favorite dawn or dusk landscape with the silhouette of a forest, city skyline or bridge. Create the multitude of shades in the twilight sky by blending together different colors of paint and using dyed tissue paper to construct your stunning scenes.

When: Saturday, Jan. 12, 10am–1pm

A spellbinding exhibition for all fans of Harry Potter! See original material from series publisher Scholastic and author J.K. Rowling’s own archives. Plus, explore the subjects studied at Hogwarts through century-old treasures including rare books, manuscripts and magical objects from the collections of the British Library and New-York Historical Society. Check website for special events and …

When: Saturday, Jan. 12, 10am–6pm

The Everett Children’s Adventure Garden gets into the holiday spirit with train-inspired fun! Hop aboard a play train and pretend to ride the rails! Hike winter trails and find evergreen trees and shrubs. Warm up in the Discovery Center while learning more about amazing evergreen plants. Make a festive evergreen swag bundle to brighten up your home.

When: Saturday, Jan. 12, 10am–5:30pm

Get a head start on reading skills through this innovative program featuring nursery rhymes set to song. Support materials include instructions in both English and Spanish.

When: Saturday, Jan. 12, 11–11:30am

This beautiful new film explores the largest and least-understood habitat on Earth: the oceans. From the coastal shallows to deeper, more mysterious worlds, “Oceans” captures the awesome power and beauty of the sea and also reveals untold stories about the oceans’ most astonishing creatures.

When: Saturday, Jan. 12, 11am, 2pm, 4pm

Hygge (“hoo-ga”) is derived from a Norwegian word meaning “well-being.” Following Danish tradition, celebrate the simpler things in life with hot cocoa, chili, games for kids and outside activities (weather permitting).

When: Saturday, Jan. 12, Noon–2pm

Skate on over to the Cross County Shopping Center and visit the new Holiday Ice Rink! The rink is not real ice, but is actually a synthetic floor. Everyone wears real ice skates but skaters glide a little slower than on real ice. Perfect for young and first-time skaters! Located by Victoria’s Secret and Gap. Check website for special skating events including "Skate with the Characters."

When: Saturday, Jan. 12, Noon–8pm

Create a memory this winter by making your own snow globe at the farm.

When: Saturday, Jan. 12, 1–2pm

Get out of the cold and enjoy a nature movie. Popcorn is served, too!

When: Saturday, Jan. 12, 1–2:30pm

An interactive activity influenced by the diminutive sculpture of Claudette Schreuders. Small in size, but vast in emotion, transform paint and wooden figures into evocative self-portraits and depictions of family and friends.

When: Saturday, Jan. 12, 1–4pm

Play with clay while spending quality time together as a family. Professional ceramic artists guide these themed weekly hand-building projects. No previous experience necessary! Projects will be glazed and fired and available for pick up 2 to 3 weeks after class.

When: Saturday, Jan. 12, 1:30–3:30pm

Go back to where it all began! In this first movie of the Harry Potter franchise, Harry finds out he’s a wizard and heads to Hogwarts where magic and adventure await. Parents be advised there are some scary moments and mild language. Rated PG with a runtime of 152 minutes. Reel Talk with JBFC Kids Film Programmer Emily Ohara follows the screening.

When: Saturday, Jan. 12, 2pm

This "tale as old as time" comes to life with spectacular costumes and scenery and your favorite songs from the classic Disney film. Join Belle, the Beast and other beloved characters as they teach kids to look beyond one’s exterior and find the beauty from within.

When: Saturday, Jan. 12, 7pm

Don’t miss this fun Greek vacation right on the PGT Mainstage! Mamma Mia! tells an enchanting tale of love, laughter, family and a young woman’s search for her dad, all set to the fun music of ABBA.

When: Saturday, Jan. 12, 8pm

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