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.

 

 

Make Healthy Eating Fun For Kids

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.

Save the Date!
CMOM 2014 Spring Gala

Thursday, 15 May 2014
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Schedule of Programs

Mud Painting, 10:00am

5 & younger

Create paint made of mud and design vibrant artwork inspired by the Earth!

Movement & Circle Time, 11:00am

5 & younger

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

NYC Souvenir Design Studio Start time, 11:00am

6 & older

Design amazing memorable souvenirs using real NYC MTA Subway maps and MetroCards, or turn hilarious “only in NY” moments into plush stuffed animal keychains.

Dynamic H2O Science Labs, 11:00am

6 & older

Engineer a miniature aqueduct system, clean water through natural filtration, search for pollutants and other chemicals in water or create prints to explore the diverse sea life found in New York City’s rivers.

Parachute Play, 11:30am

5 & younger

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

Mural Wall Painting, 12:00pm

5 & younger

Mix paint on the PlayWorks™ Mural Wall.

Blooming Blossoms , 1:00pm

5 & younger

Blossoms are blooming! Get inspired by the spring season and create a colorful paper flower bouquet.

Beach Ball Play, 1:00pm

5 & younger

Join us for some beach-time fun! Toss, roll or catch one of our over-sized beach balls!

Camp Out Creations, 3:00pm

5 & younger

Create a mural of a campsite with fuzzy felt. Add to the mural and create stories about the animals who live in the great outdoors!    

Movement & Circle Time, 4:00pm

5 & younger

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

Full Calendar