We are heading off on our first trip of the summer. My girls are done with camp and we going to recharge before we take on August! If you are hanging around the area though here are some great places to check out!
Thursday July 27th
Mid Hudson Children’s Museum, Poughkeepsie
Gardening Time: Join us as we head outside to The Children’s Garden @ MHCM is where families learn about growing our own food and practice gardening techniques. The day’s lesson and participation is free and open to all with museum admission. Children who would like an extra take-home project can plant their own herb garden green house for $5!
Schlathaus Park, Wappingers
Friday July 28th – Sunday July 30th
Veteran’s Park, Carmel
4H Fair- Visit the 4-H Fair see animals, enjoy the food and hard work of local students!
Friday July 28th
Veteran’s Park, Wappingers
Movie Night: E.T. “Phone Home”
Saturday July 29th
Michaels, All Areas
Kids Club: 10-Noon Kids Club® Summer Planter $2 a child. (APPLEMOMS Favorite), All Areas
Make Break: 1-3 Make Break® Bling It Out for Back to School Free with school supply purchase. (APPLEMOMS Favorite), All Areas
Gold’s Gym, LaGrange
Family bike ride and Safety Rodeo
Center for Performing Arts, Rhinebeck
BEAUTY AND THE BEAST by the Hampstead Stage Company
A live theater performance of the classic French tale that tells the story of a young girl, Belle, who is sent by her father to live in a beautiful palace with an outwardly terrifying beast. The Beast must help Belle to discover his inner beauty and to help her to break the spell that has kept him locked in his beastly state. A heartwarming story of family, sacrifice, trust, and love.
Red Wing Lake, East Fishkill
Celebration: “Think Different at the Beach Day” party to celebrate all families and all children of all abilities!
Sunday July 30th
Staatsburgh Historic Site, Staatsburg
Nature Program: A fun nature program for children ages 6-9. What can you tell by looking at a skull? Children become detectives, examining animal skulls to learn about predator and prey animals
Olde Tyme Flea Market: Celebrating over 30 years, the is a family friendly atmosphere that offers a wide variety of bargains, treasures and unique finds for everyone. When you come to the flea market you will discover everything from antiques and collectibles, arts and crafts and new merchandise as well a fun activities for the kids. Our flea market is held every Sunday each offering a wide variety of unique goods and services, including food concessions.
Monday July 31th
Mid Hudson Children’s Museum (Waterfront Market), Poughkeepsie
Kid’s Kitchen: We’re making delicious food from the freshest ingredients you can get! Children will follow educators as we pick produce from either our children’s garden or vendors at the market. Educators and kid volunteers will then demonstrate simple cooking techniques to turn the produce into a scrumptious kid friendly snack. And of course we’ll taste our creations!
Storytime with Ed: Join Ed, our special guest volunteer, as he makes some of his favorite stories come alive! This program is best for children ages 3-5. Free with museum admission.
Tuesday August 1st
Greenvale Park, Poughkeepsie
Summer Concert: Thunder Ridge
Wednesday August 2nd
Poughkeepsie Plaza, Poughkeepsie
Kids Club: Two by Two Zoo Express