EatSleepPlay™: Building Health Every Day

EatSleepPlay™: Building Health Every Day

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All Ages

Step into CMOM’s EatSleepPlay™: Building Health Every Day exhibit and experience interactive ways for families to create a healthier lifestyle together. All activities and information based on the latest medical and behavioral research. Learn the essential facts and skills to make simple changes to build a strong and healthy future.
• Having a hard time getting your child to eat fruits and vegetables?
• Is your child’s bedtime getting later and later?
• Worried about the amount of physical activity your child is getting?

The Decision Center
Discover games and simple family routines that support and develop your brain’s ability to make healthier choices.

Consequences
Crawl through a giant digestive system, follow nutrients into the body and pump a giant heart.

The Sleep Center
Discover why nothing can replace sleep for good health and disease prevention.

Play Center
Learn the power of pedaling, dancing, running, bouncing and jumping together as a family.

NYC Green Cart
Meet the Super Sprowtz, a team of super-powered vegetable heroes and explore the benefits of fruits and vegetables at this giant NYC Green Cart.

 

Learn more about EatSleepPlay™: A CMOM Health Initiative.

Read the the Hunter College School of Urban Public Health evaluation of CMOM’s EatSleepPlay™ exhibition: Click here to download PDF »
• Read the evaluation's Executive Summary: Click here to download PDF »

EatSleepPlay™: Building Health Every Day is funded by the Laurie M. Tisch Illumination Fund; the Institute of Museum and Library Services, a federal agency; Goldman Sachs Gives and the Joan Ganz Cooney Fund at the New York Community Trust.

Induction Loop Picture
A T-coil compatible induction loop is available where the sign is posted. Induction loops operate in the exhibition at the following components: Hullabaloo, Royal Flush, Stomach and Super Sprowtz™ videos.

 

Follow the Sprowtz!

Meet the Super Sprowtz, a team of super-powered vegetable heroes and explore the benefits of fruits and vegetables at this giant NYC Green Cart.

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Duke Ellington: Big Band Instrument Making, 10:00am

All ages

Many of the famous pieces of jazz we know today were written by Edward “Duke” Ellington for his Big Band, and for the specific talents of his musicians. Build your own musical instruments just like the ones you hear in Duke Ellington’s music.
 

Bill “Bojangles” Robinson – Repeat the Beat: Tap Your Feet, 10:00am

All ages

10am - 4:45pm
Bill “Bojangles” Robinson is celebrated for his light and exacting footwork. Tap your way in you’re your own pair of tap shoes and create rhythms with our feet!  
 

Messy with Art: Wet Chalk Drawing, 10:00am

4 & younger

Love chalk drawing?  What do you think happens when you dip the chalk in water?
 

Chanukkah: Dreidel Garland, 10:45am

4 & younger

Design your own dreidel garland to decorate for the Chanukkah season.
 

Movement & Circle Time, 11:30am

4 & younger

Sing, move your body and use your listening ears to hear special stories.
 

Chanukkah: Dreidel Garland, 12:00pm

4 & younger

Design your own dreidel garland to decorate for the Chanukkah season.
 

Mural Wall Painting, 1:45pm

4 & younger

Mix paint on the PlayWorks™ Mural Wall.

CMOM’s Christmas Tree Ornaments, 2:00pm

All ages

2pm- 4:45pm

Design ornaments inspired by Christmas traditions from around the world! Display your finished ornament on the evolving CMOM Christmas tree located in our main entrance. 

Parachute Play, 2:30pm

4 & younger

Blue and green, yellow and red. What colors can you find over head?
 

Skit Scat Stories & Songs!, 3:00pm

All ages

Listen to iconic performances of jazz music and then read books about the ‘Jazz Legends’ who performed them.

Movement & Circle Time, 4:00pm

4 & younger

Sing, move your body and use your listening ears to hear special stories.
 

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