Art Gallery: Christopher Brown Illustrations
Mar
29
Jun 25

Art Gallery: Christopher Brown Illustrations

Our gallery will be filled with fun, funny, and smart cartoons featuring the timely work of Westchester-based illustrator, Chris Brown. Chris is best known for his work featured by Gannett News Service, but has also illustrated books and magazines throughout the country. 

 

Makers & Shakers Engineering Club
Mar
29
4:30 pm16:30

Makers & Shakers Engineering Club

A 4-Week After School Drop-off Program for Young Engineers and Scientists...
Explore, build, and experiment with scientific concepts using our Museum exhibits as the foundation. Wednesdays in March
For 3rd - 5th graders. 
Advance online registration required here. 12 children max, 5 min.

Session 1, March 8: KEVA Plank Cantilever Architectural Challenge

Session 2, March 15: Wind Tube Aeronautical Challenge

Session 3, March 22: Buoyancy Boat Engineering Challenge

Session 4, March 29: Rollercoaster Physics Challenge

Museum Minis
Mar
30
10:30 am10:30

Museum Minis

Toddlers (18-24 months) and parents/caregivers are invited for half an hour of songs, moving and plenty of fun! Meet up in Toddler Beach for social play, muscle and brain builders, tumbling and jumping, music and instruments, dancing, and story time. Group Size is limited, first come first served.

Sponsored by Whole Foods Market Westchester
*Included with Museum Admission

A Grown-Up Night at the Museum
Mar
31
6:30 pm18:30

A Grown-Up Night at the Museum

Now its the grown-ups chance to play! Join us after dark to play in the Museum exhibits and enjoy a special evening with singer, songwriter, and cartoon illustrator Chris Brown. Chris will discuss his unique cartoon style (as seen in The Journal News) and perform his acoustic music. Refreshments will be served. Please note: This is a 21 and over event. 
Tickets available HERE

Cartooning Workshop and Book Reading with Chris Brown and D.M. Jack
Apr
2
11:00 am11:00

Cartooning Workshop and Book Reading with Chris Brown and D.M. Jack

Illustrator and cartoonist Chris Brown and children's author D.M. Jack will talk about the process of illustrating their new children's book The Furnace Room. D.M. Jack will read from the new book and visitors will have a chance to create their own newspaper-style cartoon illustrations with Chris
Included with Museum admission

Museum Minis
Apr
6
10:30 am10:30

Museum Minis

Toddlers (18-24 months) and parents/caregivers are invited for half an hour of songs, moving and plenty of fun! Meet up in Toddler Beach for social play, muscle and brain builders, tumbling and jumping, music and instruments, dancing, and story time. Group Size is limited, first come first served.

Sponsored by Whole Foods Market Westchester
*Included with Museum Admission

Museum Minis
Apr
13
10:30 am10:30

Museum Minis

Toddlers (18-24 months) and parents/caregivers are invited for half an hour of songs, moving and plenty of fun! Meet up in Toddler Beach for social play, muscle and brain builders, tumbling and jumping, music and instruments, dancing, and story time. Group Size is limited, first come first served.

Sponsored by Whole Foods Market Westchester
*Included with Museum Admission

Museum Minis
Apr
20
10:30 am10:30

Museum Minis

Toddlers (18-24 months) and parents/caregivers are invited for half an hour of songs, moving and plenty of fun! Meet up in Toddler Beach for social play, muscle and brain builders, tumbling and jumping, music and instruments, dancing, and story time. Group Size is limited, first come first served.

Sponsored by Whole Foods Market Westchester
*Included with Museum Admission

Museum After Hours
Apr
21
5:00 pm17:00

Museum After Hours

Enjoy the Museum exhibits and programs after dark. Special theme programs every month. Included with Museum Admission

Good Deed of the Month Club
Apr
22
11:00 am11:00

Good Deed of the Month Club

Join us every month in our Make a Difference with Loukoumi Book Nook for a kindness-themed book reading and discussion followed by an art-educator led good deed project. Let’s make a difference together at Westchester Children’s Museum! This program will be held every fourth Saturday of the month. Sponsored by the Make a Difference with Loukoumi Foundation.

Included with Museum Admission

Museum Minis
Apr
27
10:30 am10:30

Museum Minis

Toddlers (18-24 months) and parents/caregivers are invited for half an hour of songs, moving and plenty of fun! Meet up in Toddler Beach for social play, muscle and brain builders, tumbling and jumping, music and instruments, dancing, and story time. Group Size is limited, first come first served.

Sponsored by Whole Foods Market Westchester
*Included with Museum Admission

Good Deed of the Month Club
May
27
11:00 am11:00

Good Deed of the Month Club

Join us every month in our Make a Difference with Loukoumi Book Nook for a kindness-themed book reading and discussion followed by an art-educator led good deed project. Let’s make a difference together at Westchester Children’s Museum! This program will be held every fourth Saturday of the month. Sponsored by the Make a Difference with Loukoumi Foundation.

Included with Museum Admission

Good Deed of the Month Club
Jun
24
11:00 am11:00

Good Deed of the Month Club

Join us every month in our Make a Difference with Loukoumi Book Nook for a kindness-themed book reading and discussion followed by an art-educator led good deed project. Let’s make a difference together at Westchester Children’s Museum! This program will be held every fourth Saturday of the month. Sponsored by the Make a Difference with Loukoumi Foundation.

Included with Museum Admission


Good Deed of the Month Club
Mar
25
11:00 am11:00

Good Deed of the Month Club

Join us every month in our Make a Difference with Loukoumi Book Nook for a kindness-themed book reading and discussion followed by an art-educator led good deed project. Let’s make a difference together at Westchester Children’s Museum! This program will be held every fourth Saturday of the month. Sponsored by the Make a Difference with Loukoumi Foundation.

Included with Museum Admission

Museum Minis
Mar
23
10:30 am10:30

Museum Minis

Toddlers (18-24 months) and parents/caregivers are invited for half an hour of songs, moving and plenty of fun! Meet up in Toddler Beach for social play, muscle and brain builders, tumbling and jumping, music and instruments, dancing, and story time. Group Size is limited, first come first served.

Sponsored by Whole Foods Market Westchester
*Included with Museum Admission

Makers & Shakers Engineering Club
Mar
22
4:30 pm16:30

Makers & Shakers Engineering Club

A 4-Week After School Drop-off Program for Young Engineers and Scientists...
Explore, build, and experiment with scientific concepts using our Museum exhibits as the foundation. Wednesdays in March
For 3rd - 5th graders. 
Advance online registration required here. 12 children max, 5 min.

Session 1, March 8: KEVA Plank Cantilever Architectural Challenge

Session 2, March 15: Wind Tube Aeronautical Challenge

Session 3, March 22: Buoyancy Boat Engineering Challenge

Session 4, March 29: Rollercoaster Physics Challenge

Museum After Hours
Mar
17
5:00 pm17:00

Museum After Hours

Tonight's Museum After Hours will make everyone feel lucky. Join our rainbow scavenger hunt (will you find gold at the end of your rainbow?), participate in a collaborative rainbow wish mural project, and make a 4-leaf clover to give to someone you feel lucky to know. Or, just play in our exhibit galleries.
Regular Admission applies, members free

Museum Minis
Mar
16
10:30 am10:30

Museum Minis

Toddlers (18-24 months) and parents/caregivers are invited for half an hour of songs, moving and plenty of fun! Meet up in Toddler Beach for social play, muscle and brain builders, tumbling and jumping, music and instruments, dancing, and story time. Group Size is limited, first come first served.

Sponsored by Whole Foods Market Westchester
*Included with Museum Admission

Makers & Shakers Engineering Club
Mar
15
4:30 pm16:30

Makers & Shakers Engineering Club

A 4-Week After School Drop-off Program for Young Engineers and Scientists...
Explore, build, and experiment with scientific concepts using our Museum exhibits as the foundation. Wednesdays in March
For 3rd - 5th graders. 
Advance online registration required here. 12 children max, 5 min.

Session 1, March 8: KEVA Plank Cantilever Architectural Challenge

Session 2, March 15: Wind Tube Aeronautical Challenge

Session 3, March 22: Buoyancy Boat Engineering Challenge

Session 4, March 29: Rollercoaster Physics Challenge

Museum Minis
Mar
9
10:30 am10:30

Museum Minis

Toddlers (18-24 months) and parents/caregivers are invited for half an hour of songs, moving and plenty of fun! Meet up in Toddler Beach for social play, muscle and brain builders, tumbling and jumping, music and instruments, dancing, and story time. Group Size is limited, first come first served.

Sponsored by Whole Foods Market Westchester
*Included with Museum Admission

Makers & Shakers Engineering Club
Mar
8
4:30 pm16:30

Makers & Shakers Engineering Club

A 4-Week After School Drop-off Program for Young Engineers and Scientists...
Explore, build, and experiment with scientific concepts using our Museum exhibits as the foundation. For 3rd - 5th graders. 
Wednesdays in March
Advance online registration required here. 12 children max, 5 min.

Session 1, March 8: KEVA Plank Cantilever Architectural Challenge

Session 2, March 15: Wind Tube Aeronautical Challenge

Session 3, March 22: Buoyancy Boat Engineering Challenge

Session 4, March 29: Rollercoaster Physics Challenge

First Saturday Art Workshop
Mar
4
10:00 am10:00

First Saturday Art Workshop

Drop in for a hands-on art workshop led by fine art and craft specialists from craft store A. I. Friedman. Program is held first Saturday of every month - theme changes every month

Museum After Hours: Dance Party
Feb
17
5:00 pm17:00

Museum After Hours: Dance Party

Everybody’s invited to show off their moves at the Museum’s dance party! Each gallery will feature danceable music from a different era. Come dressed and ready to strut your stuff (Oh, and enjoy all the Museum’s exhibits, too). Regular Museum Admission. Members Free

Museum Minis
Feb
16
10:30 am10:30

Museum Minis

Toddlers (18-24 months) and parents/caregivers are invited for half an hour of songs, moving and plenty of fun! Meet up in Toddler Beach for social play, muscle and brain builders, tumbling and jumping, music and instruments, dancing, and story time. Group Size is limited, first come first served. Sponsored by Whole Foods Market Westchester
Included with Museum Admission

Museum Minis
Feb
9
10:30 am10:30

Museum Minis

Toddlers (18-24 months) and parents/caregivers are invited for half an hour of songs, moving and plenty of fun! Meet up in Toddler Beach for social play, muscle and brain builders, tumbling and jumping, music and instruments, dancing, and story time. Group Size is limited, first come first served. Sponsored by Whole Foods Market Westchester
Included with Museum Admission

First Saturday Art Workshop
Feb
4
10:00 am10:00

First Saturday Art Workshop

Drop in for a hands-on art workshop led by fine art and craft specialists from craft store A. I. Friedman. Program is held first Saturday of every month - theme changes every month

Museum Minis
Feb
2
10:30 am10:30

Museum Minis

Toddlers (18-24 months) and parents/caregivers are invited for half an hour of songs, moving and plenty of fun! Meet up in Toddler Beach for social play, muscle and brain builders, tumbling and jumping, music and instruments, dancing, and story time. Group Size is limited, first come first served. Sponsored by Whole Foods Market Westchester
Included with Museum Admission

Museum Minis
Jan
26
10:30 am10:30

Museum Minis

Toddlers (18-24 months) and parents/caregivers are invited for half an hour of songs, moving and plenty of fun! Meet up in Toddler Beach for social play, muscle and brain builders, tumbling and jumping, music and instruments, dancing, and story time. Group Size is limited, first come first served. Sponsored by Whole Foods Market Westchester
Included with Museum Admission

Museum After Hours
Jan
20
5:00 pm17:00

Museum After Hours

Visit the Museum after dark during our special extended hours program. Collage artist Michael Albert will be on hand to make special collage projects with our visitors. Regular admission applies. 

Museum Minis
Jan
19
10:30 am10:30

Museum Minis

Toddlers (18-24 months) and parents/caregivers are invited for half an hour of songs, moving and plenty of fun! Meet up in Toddler Beach for social play, muscle and brain builders, tumbling and jumping, music and instruments, dancing, and story time. Group Size is limited, first come first served. Sponsored by Whole Foods Market Westchester
Included with Museum Admission

Museum Minis
Jan
12
10:30 am10:30

Museum Minis

Toddlers (18-24 months) and parents/caregivers are invited for half an hour of songs, moving and plenty of fun! Meet up in Toddler Beach for social play, muscle and brain builders, tumbling and jumping, music and instruments, dancing, and story time. Group Size is limited, first come first served. Sponsored by Whole Foods Market Westchester
Included with Museum Admission

Visiting Artist Workshop: Michelle Sakhai
Jan
8
11:00 am11:00

Visiting Artist Workshop: Michelle Sakhai

Michelle Sakhai brings her Persian and Japanese roots to her luminous abstract paintings. Michelle's paintings are beautiful and playful- each iridescent piece offers an optical illusion, as each seems to move and look different depending on where you are standing and what time of day you are looking at it.  Michelle will conduct a hands on workshop with children and their adults so they can create their own glowing work of art. Included with admission, first come, first served.

First Saturday Art Workshop
Jan
7
10:00 am10:00

First Saturday Art Workshop

Drop in for a hands-on art workshop led by A. I. Friedman, Port Chester. This week's project is "Model Magic Snow People"

Included with regular admission

 

Museum Minis
Jan
5
Jan 6

Museum Minis

Toddlers (18-24 months) and parents/caregivers are invited for half an hour of songs, moving and plenty of fun! Meet up in Toddler Beach for social play, muscle and brain builders, tumbling and jumping, music and instruments, dancing, and story time. Group Size is limited, first come first served. Sponsored by Whole Foods Market Westchester
Included with Museum Admission

Members Only Artist Reception: Meet Artist Michelle Sakhai
Jan
5
5:00 pm17:00

Members Only Artist Reception: Meet Artist Michelle Sakhai

Michelle Sakhai brings her Persian and Japanese roots to her luminous abstract paintings. Michelle's paintings are beautiful and playful- each iridescent piece offers an optical illusion, as each seems to move and look different depending on where you are standing and what time of day you are looking at it.  Michelle will conduct a hands on workshop with children and their adults so the too can create a glowing work of art.

Ring in the New Year at Noon
Dec
31
10:30 am10:30

Ring in the New Year at Noon

For the 7th year in a row, New Roc City will offer their festive ‘Ring in the New Year at Noon’ event for kids ages 2 – 10. Parents and kids will enjoy an exciting Times Square simulated atmosphere in a safe and fun environment. To register and get your Family pass click here.

This year’s event will support the Westchester Children’s Museum through a $10 donation per family of 4 when registering for the New Roc City Event.

The highlight of the event is always the thrilling count down to a 3,000+ balloon drop at noon, along with face painting, arts and crafts, kiddy rides, clowns, wheel of chance, games, snacks, goody bag, raffle prizes and much more!  

 

Museum Minis
Dec
22
10:30 am10:30

Museum Minis

Toddlers (18-24 months) and parents/caregivers are invited to join us for half an hour of songs, moving and plenty of fun! Meet up in Toddler Beach for social play, muscle and brain builders, tumbling and jumping, music and instruments, dancing, and story time. Group Size is limited, first come first served. Sponsored by Whole Foods Markets Westchester
Included with Museum Admission

Art Gallery: Winter Light by Michelle Sakhai
Dec
21
Mar 19

Art Gallery: Winter Light by Michelle Sakhai

The beautiful, shimmering abstract paintings of Westchester-based artist Michelle Sakhai are a perfect companion to the winter season. Sakhai uses gold and silver leaf in her work to bring glitter and shimmer to the Museum's Art Gallery. Each irridescent piece offers an optical illusion - you will see something different in the color and imagery no matter where you stand. 

Artist-led art workshops will introduce children to abstract art and provide opportunities to create their own works of art. 

 

MUSEUM AFTER DARK
Dec
16
5:00 pm17:00

MUSEUM AFTER DARK

Join us after dark for INDOOR SNOW PLAY!! Special extended hours will feature indoor snow fight, snow play, and other silly snow-themed activities. Included with Museum admission