Little New-Yorkers

Family Program
Little New-Yorkers
Fri, February 3rd, 2012 | 3:30 pm - 4:15 pm

Free with Museum Admission, for ages 3-5.  Every Tuesday and Friday!

Each class will include time with historic toys, a special Little New-Yorkers hello song, story readings, and a related craft project.

Little New-Yorkers in April

March 25 and 28Knuffle Bunny Too by Mo Willems. This week we’re back with our friend Knuffle Bunny, and this time we’re meeting two new friends. Children will then make a Knuffle Bunny pop-up scene.

April 1 and 4Snow Rabbit by Il Sung Na. This week we’re welcoming the new season with the symbol of spring, the rabbit. Kids will learn about how animals transition from winter to spring and then make bunny bracelets.

April 8 and 11I am Dodo by Kae Nishimura. We thought all of these wonderful creatures were extinct but one managed to survive. Kids will explore along with Dodo as he’s let lose in NYC. Then we will make Dodo masks.

April 15 and 18Subway Sparrow by Leyla Torres. This week we’re learning about the different cultures that we can find in New York with the help of an unusual passenger on the subway. We will then make sparrow necklaces.

April 22 and 25The Earth Book by Todd Parr. This week we’re celebrating Earth Day with a book that will give us lot’s of handy tips to be nicer to the planet. We’ll make little pledge books to track our promises and progress.

April 29 and May 2Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus by Mo Willems. Our favourite trouble maker pigeon is joining us this week. We find out why it’s a bad idea to let the pigeon drive a bus. Then we’ll make a moving pigeon.

Creative: Tronvig Group