July 20, 2019
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Wednesday, Aug. 14 (See map view)

Pick fresh fruit with amazing flavor at this farm in Dutchess County. Strawberries are ready in June, followed later by blueberries, apples and more.

When: Wednesday, Aug. 14, Check website for times

Join the community path for environmental education. This is a guided trail experience through the woodland forest. Specially-trained “Trail Ninja” volunteers provide information on trees, plants, wildlife, and seasonal changes. Topics vary each week. An ideal way to get acquainted with their trail system.

When: Wednesday, Aug. 14, check website

Mama and Baby Yoga will help you stretch, strengthen, and breathe while bonding with your baby and getting to know other new moms. Our classes offer a mix of strengthening and restorative movement for mamas as well as yoga poses done with your baby. You will feel centered, strong, energized, and at ease with your new baby. Bring a blanket for your baby, mats are provided.

When: Wednesday, Aug. 14, 11:30

Original picture book art is on display in the Learning Center this summer, highlighting animal characters in conversation with each other and inspiring conversations with the viewer. A variety of styles are on view from books written and illustrated by Nick Bruel, Eric Carle, Carson Ellis, Jerry Pinkney, Giselle Potter, Marisabina Russo, and Mo Willems. Creative illustration and animal-inspired activities …

When: Wednesday, Aug. 14, museum hours

Take a stroll to the Native Plant Meadow and join children and families as they read the story Bumblebee at Apple Tree Lane and walk among one of their short hiking trails. Stay after to explore the nature center.

When: Wednesday, Aug. 14, check website

Pick-your-own season kicks off in early June with the farm’s certified organic strawberries. As the season rolls on, you can also pick sweet and sour cherries, organic raspberries, blackberries, blueberries, peaches and nectarines. Check website for availability.

When: Wednesday, Aug. 14, 9am–5pm (in season)

Can you "spot" two of the rarest (and littlest) of the big cats on Earth? Visit the Amur leopard habitat for a chance to see cubs Orion and Kallisto. These critically endangered leopards were born at the Zoo in January and recently made their public debut. Just meow-velous!

When: Wednesday, Aug. 14, 9–11am & 2–4pm

Forget what you think you know about the King of the Dinosaurs. This special exhibition explores the full tyrannosaur story with life-sized reconstructions at various life stages, real fossils and casts, large-scale video projections, hands-on interactives and an exhilarating virtual reality experience that lets visitors work in a group to assemble a T. rex skeleton.

When: Wednesday, Aug. 14, 10am–5:45pm

A roaring good time is back at the Bronx Zoo! Take the biggest, most realistic dinosaur ride in America to see 40 life-size animatronic dinos. Learn about species such as T-Rex and Spinosaurus and connections between animals at the zoo and their prehistoric predecessors. Plus, visit the fossil dig area, take photos and more.

When: Wednesday, Aug. 14, 10am–5pm

Explore this car-free, 172-acre island gem in the heart of New York Harbor. Enjoy Slide Hill, play fountains, hammocks, biking, kayaking and many other activities throughout the summer. Check website for schedule.

When: Wednesday, Aug. 14, 10am–6pm

Unleash your Ninja building powers to complete Master Wu’s challenges to become a Master of Spinjitzu! Pick your Elemental Power, build and fly your Spinjitzu flyer, create your epic battle movie and more.

When: Wednesday, Aug. 14, 10am–7pm

See this classic story with a twist come to life through dazzling puppetry! Looking to change his dull and penniless lifestyle, Puss dons a snazzy pair of boots and sets off on a magical journey, proving himself a caring friend willing to help at any cost.

When: Wednesday, Aug. 14, 10:30am & 11:30am

Stay active with your little one and have fun doing yoga exercises. Meets at the Connect Lounge, Level 4.

When: Wednesday, Aug. 14, 11–11:30am

Stimulate curious minds at this weekly science-based "drop-in" program. Simple experiments and craft projects add to the excitement of learning something new. Every month features a new theme.

When: Wednesday, Aug. 14, 11–11:30am

Hear the story of love, hope, equality and pride in "Pride: The Story of Harvey Milk and the Rainbow Flag" by Rob Sanders. Then, create your own rainbow flag.

When: Wednesday, Aug. 14, 11:30am–noon

Learn what it was like to be a kid in the 1700s! Take a selfie in some reproduction clothing and test your luck at many of the popular games from the era.

When: Wednesday, Aug. 14, Noon–2pm

Meet an amazing variety of fish, crabs, mollusks and other creatures brought up out of Long Island Sound right before your eyes. Help collect and examine the animals on this 2.5-hour cruise.

When: Wednesday, Aug. 14, 1:15pm

Learn about the native plants of Brazil and become inspired plant lovers and designer-artists like Burle Marx. In the Children’s Adventure Garden, kids can pot up a fantastic philodendron plant and design a playful sculpture inspired by the bold colors and geometric shapes used by Marx.

When: Wednesday, Aug. 14, 1:30–5:30pm

The garden is a-buzz with pollinators! Learn all about the relationships between a flower’s life cycle and bees, bugs and butterflies. Explore an apiary and taste local honey.

When: Wednesday, Aug. 14, 1:30–5:30pm

New York City’s longest-running free public dance festival is back with the opportunity to watch diverse dance companies present original works against the backdrop of New York Harbor. Check website for specific lineup.

When: Wednesday, Aug. 14, 7–9pm

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