EatSleepPlay™: Building Health Every Day

EatSleepPlay™: Building Health Every Day

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

All ages

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!  
 

Romare Bearden - My World as Colorful Melodies, 10:00am

All ages

10am - 2pm
Artist Romare Bearden was deeply influenced by jazz music and often listened to it while making art. Listen to jazz as you create a work of art inspired by Romare Bearden’s collage techniques.

Getting Creative with Art: Fall Tree Sculpture, 10:00am

4 & younger

Love drawing with markers?  What do you think happens when you dip the marker in water?
 

Thinking Like a Composer (Demo), 11:00am

All ages

Match the sounds that you hear with notes on paper as you design your own musical score. Use historic sheet music by composers such as Duke Ellington and Mary Lou Williams.
 

Movement & Circle Time, 11:30am

4 & younger

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

Day of the Dead: Sugar Skull Mask Making, 12:00pm

All ages

12pm - 2pm
Create a “sugar skull” mask to celebrate the Mexican holiday Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead).
 

Experiment with Pitch (Demo), 1:30pm

All ages

Join our old fashioned “jug band” while learning about pitch and experimenting with sound effects.

Mural Wall Painting, 2:45pm

4 & younger

Mix paint on the PlayWorks™ Mural Wall.

All Jazzed Up Performance Series: Dan Lipsitz's Brass Tacks, 3:00pm

All ages

New Yorker, Dan Lipsitz is a professional saxophone and clarinet player. The Brass Tacks is part of a renaissance of early jazz music including dixieland and brass band music!
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Parachute Play, 3:30pm

4 & younger

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

All Jazzed Up Performance Series: Dan Lipsitz's Brass Tacks, 4:00pm

All ages

New Yorker, Dan Lipsitz is a professional saxophone and clarinet player. The Brass Tacks is part of a renaissance of early jazz music including dixieland and brass band music!
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