EatSleepPlay™: Building Health Every Day

EatSleepPlay™: Building Health Every Day

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Step into the Children’s Museum of Manhattan’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. EatSleepPlay™ offers fun, tried and true solutions to help get your child to eat fruits and vegetables, prevent your child’s bedtime from getting later and later and to help increase your child’s level of physical activity.
 
Learn by doing

  • Crawl through a digestive system, follow nutrients into the body and pretend balls are blood cells travelling through the amazing circulatory system.
  • Discover why nothing can replace sleep for good health and disease prevention.
  • Explore the power of play while pedaling, running, balance and jumping together as a family.
  • Meet the Super Sprowtz™, a team of super-powered vegetable heroes and explore the benefits of fruits and vegetables at a NYC Green Cart.
  • Pretend to drive a NYC Bus to a city park or greenmarket!

Find out More

The Children’s Museum is pleased to welcome NewYork-Presbyterian as a new supporter of the EatSleepPlay exhibit and as a partner in its important efforts to help New York children and families make healthy choices every day. Get toddler friendly recipes and other tips

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.

 

 

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Thursday, 15 May 2014
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Schedule of Programs

Leaf Impressions, 10:00am

5 & younger

Explore positive and negative space while being inspired by nature!

My Five Senses Yoga, 10:30am

5 & younger

Learn the importance of using all five senses through a mini yoga workshop!

Movement & Circle Time, 11:00am

5 & younger

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

Ball Pool Swap & Drop, 11:30am

5 & younger

Collect all the balls from the Baby Steps ball pool for our daily Ball Pool Swap & Drop. Get ready to count down as we release fresh new balls into the pool!

Mural Wall Painting, 12:00pm

5 & younger

Mix paint on the PlayWorks™ Mural Wall.

Piano Music & Melodies, 12:30pm

5 & younger

Explore keyboard pianos while identifying animals, singing songs, and moving together!

Apple Seed Counting, 1:00pm

5 & younger

Make a colorful apple collage! Look inside and count how many seeds are in your apple!

I Love My Veggies! Sing-A-Long, 2:00pm

5 & younger

Sing-a-long with us and get excited about the fabulous rainbow of veggies!

Measure Up!, 3:00pm

5 & younger

Explore measuring tools like cups, tape and rulers to learn how different materials are measured.

Movement & Circle Time, 4:00pm

5 & younger

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

Ball Pool Swap & Drop, 4:30pm

5 & younger

Collect all the balls from the Baby Steps ball pool for our daily Ball Pool Swap & Drop. Get ready to count down as we release fresh new balls into the pool!

Full Calendar