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Performance: The Seventh Principle

The Seventh Principle Dec 26th

Join The Seventh Principle’s  Kwanzaa program for a dynamic presentation of traditional African and modern dance.

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“Max the Rein-Dog” Friendship Ornaments!
All ages
Who-ville Card Making
All ages
Holiday Ribbons Collage
4 & younger
10:00am
Bjork’s Biophilia Music Workshop
5 & older
11:00am
Dr. Seuss Story Time
All ages
11:00am
Clean-Up Together
4 & younger
11:15am
PlayWorks™ Circle Time
4 & younger
11:30am
Bjork’s Biophilia Music Workshop
5 & older
12:00pm
Mural Wall Painting
4 & younger
12:00pm
Holiday Ribbons Collage
4 & younger
1:00pm
UMIGO Math & Technology Games
5 & older
1:30pm
Meet The Grinch!
All ages
2:00pm
UMIGO Math & Technology Games
5 & older
2:30pm
Crayon Creations
4 & younger
2:30pm
Meet The Grinch!
All ages
3:00pm
UMIGO Math & Technology Games
5 & older
3:30pm
Dr. Seuss Story Time
All ages
3:30pm
PlayWorks™ Circle Time
4 & younger
4:00pm
“Max the Rein-Dog” Friendship Ornaments!
All ages
Who-ville Card Making
All ages
Holiday Ribbons Collage
4 & younger
10:00am
Bjork’s Biophilia Music Workshop
5 & older
11:00am
PlayWorks™ Circle Time
4 & younger
11:30am
Bjork’s Biophilia Music Workshop
5 & older
12:00pm
Mural Wall Painting
4 & younger
12:00pm
Dr. Seuss Story Time
All ages
12:30pm
Holiday Ribbons Collage
4 & younger
1:00pm
UMIGO Math & Technology Games
5 & older
1:30pm
UMIGO Math & Technology Games
5 & older
2:30pm
Crayon Creations
4 & younger
2:30pm
Dr. Seuss Story Time
All ages
3:00pm
UMIGO Math & Technology Games
5 & older
3:30pm
PlayWorks™ Circle Time
4 & younger
4:00pm
Museum closed Christmas Day
All ages
Seven Principles of Kwanzaa Collage
4 & younger
10:00am
Who-ville Flip Book
All ages
10:00am
Who-ville Card Making
All ages
10:00am
Bjork’s Biophilia Music Workshop
5 & older
11:00am
Kwanzaa Unity Cup
5 & older
11:00am
Meet The Grinch!
All ages
11:00am
Clean-Up Together
4 & younger
11:15am
PlayWorks™ Circle Time
4 & younger
11:30am
Bjork’s Biophilia Music Workshop
5 & older
12:00pm
Mural Wall Painting
4 & younger
12:00pm
Kwanzaa Unity Cup
5 & older
12:00pm
Dr. Seuss Story Time
All ages
12:30pm
Seven Principles of Kwanzaa Collage
4 & younger
1:00pm
Kwanzaa Unity Cup
5 & older
2:00pm
Mural Wall Painting
4 & younger
2:30pm
Kwanzaa Unity Cup
5 & older
3:00pm
Performance: The Seventh Principle
All ages
3:00pm
PlayWorks™ Circle Time
4 & younger
4:00pm
Kwanzaa Unity Cup
5 & older
4:00pm
Performance: The Seventh Principle
All ages
4:00pm
Winter Wonderland Collage
4 & younger
10:00am
Who-ville Flip Book
All ages
10:00am
Who-ville Card Making
All ages
10:00am
Bjork’s Biophilia Music Workshop
All ages
11:00am
Meet The Grinch!
All ages
11:00am
Dr. Seuss Story Time
All ages
11:30am
PlayWorks™ Circle Time
4 & younger
11:30am
Bjork’s Biophilia Music Workshop
All ages
12:00pm
Mural Wall Painting
4 & younger
12:00pm
Winter Wonderland Collage
4 & younger
1:00pm
Who’s Holiday Feast with the James Beard Foundation Family Chef Series: Featuring Chef Jehangir Mehta
All ages
2:00pm
Mural Wall Painting
4 & younger
2:30pm
Who’s Holiday Feast with the James Beard Foundation Family Chef Series: Featuring Chef Jehangir Mehta
All ages
3:30pm
PlayWorks™ Circle Time
4 & younger
4:00pm
Winter Wonderland Collage
4 & younger
10:00am
Who-ville Flip Book
All ages
10:00am
Who-ville Card Making
All ages
10:00am
Meet The Grinch!
All ages
11:00am
PlayWorks™ Circle Time
4 & younger
11:30am
Let’s Go Stamping
4 & younger
12:00pm
Dr. Seuss Story Time
All ages
12:30pm
Winter Wonderland Collage
4 & younger
1:00pm
UMIGO Math & Technology Games
5 & older
1:30pm
UMIGO Math & Technology Games
5 & older
2:30pm
Crayon Creations
4 & younger
2:30pm
Performance: Mil’s Trills
All ages
3:00pm
UMIGO Math & Technology Games
5 & older
3:30pm
PlayWorks™ Circle Time
4 & younger
4:00pm
Performance: Mil’s Trills
All ages
4:00pm
Who-ville Card Making
All ages
Who-ville Flip Book
All ages
Winter Wonderland Collage
4 & younger
10:00am
Bjork’s Biophilia Music Workshop
All ages
11:00am
Dr. Seuss Story Time
All ages
11:00am
PlayWorks™ Circle Time
4 & younger
11:30am
Bjork’s Biophilia Music Workshop
All ages
12:00pm
Mural Wall Painting
4 & younger
12:00pm
Winter Wonderland Collage
4 & younger
1:00pm
Meet The Grinch!
All ages
2:00pm
Crayon Creations
4 & younger
2:30pm
Meet The Grinch!
All ages
3:00pm
Dr. Seuss Story Time
All ages
3:30pm
PlayWorks™ Circle Time
4 & younger
4:00pm

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In The Mood: Painting Musical Emotions, 10:00am

All ages

10am - 4:45pm
Families will be inspired to create artwork by the emotions felt when listening to Jazz. Discover what creates the melancholy mood in Billie Holiday’s voice, or the cheerful sound of Duke Ellington’s Big Band. Explore how your mood is affected by musical elements such as key, melody, harmony and tempo, using a piece of historic sheet music as your canvas.
This program is part of our "Jazzed!: The Changing Beat of 125th Street" exhibit and takes place on the lower level.

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

All ages

10am - 4:45pm
Romare Bearden was deeply influenced by jazz music and often listened to it while making art. Listen to jazz music and imagine colors and patterns based on what you hear. Create a work of art inspired by Bearden’s mixed media collage techniques.
This program is part of our "Jazzed!: The Changing Beat of 125th Street" exhibit and takes place on the lower level.
 

Math Wizards: Counting Sheep to Sleep, 10:00am

4 & younger

Count yourself to sleep! Make a set of fluffy sheep to count; it will help you relax and fall asleep…zzzZZZ
Kindergarten Readiness Skills: developing sensory awareness and fine motor skills needed for writing, creative expression, early math skills and color recognition.
 

Swept Away: When Water Meets Sand, 10:30am

All ages

10:30am - 4pm
Explore how water changes ecosystems with our new Erosion Table! Discover water’s power on Earth’s surface by creating rivers and lakes through sand.

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

All ages

Music is made up of notes of different pitches, from low to high. An important characteristic of jazz music is that these notes are arranged in unusual rhythms. Examine a historic score sheet by composers such as Duke Ellington and Mary Lou Williams. Then match the sounds that you hear with notes on the paper and create your own score.
This program is part of our "Jazzed!: The Changing Beat of 125th Street" exhibit and takes place on the lower level.

All Jazzed Up Performance: Live Piano Music - Mathis Picard, 11:00am

All ages

11am - 3pm
Get into the swing of things with live music provided by a jazz pianist from the Manhattan School of Music! This program is part of our Jazzed! The Changing Beat of 125th Street exhibit and takes place on the lower level.
 

Movement & Circle Time, 11:30am

4 & younger

Sing, move your body and use your listening ears to hear special stories.
Kindergarten Readiness Skills: Learn new vocabulary, build listening skills and learn to be part of a group.

The Great Dig, 11:30am

4 & younger

Become a petit paleontologist and search for dinosaur “fossils” in our dig site!
Kindergarten Readiness Skills: Learn descriptive vocabulary, practice imaginative play and cooperation.
 

Mural Wall Painting, 12:00pm

4 & younger

Mix paint on the PlayWorks™ Mural Wall.
Kindergarten Readiness Skills: Science Skills (color mixing and cause and effect).

Math Wizards: Counting Sheep to Sleep, 1:00pm

4 & younger

Count yourself to sleep! Make a set of fluffy sheep to count; it will help you relax and fall asleep…zzzZZZ
Kindergarten Readiness Skills: developing sensory awareness and fine motor skills needed for writing, creative expression, early math skills and color recognition.
 

Experiment with Pitch (Demo), 1:30pm

All ages

Join our old fashioned “jug band” while experimenting with sound effects. Blow across the opening of the bottle to produce the lowest or highest sounds to learn about pitch. Does the shape of the bottle affect the sound you make?  What kind of sounds can you produce without water? Can you create notes by adding different amounts of water in each bottle?
This program is part of our "Jazzed!: The Changing Beat of 125th Street" exhibit and takes place on the lower level.

Mural Wall Painting, 2:30pm

4 & younger

Mix paint on the PlayWorks™ Mural Wall.
Kindergarten Readiness Skills: Science Skills (color mixing and cause and effect).

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.
This program is part of our "Jazzed!: The Changing Beat of 125th Street" exhibit and takes place on the lower level.

Movement & Circle Time, 4:00pm

4 & younger

Sing, move your body and use your listening ears to hear special stories.
Kindergarten Readiness Skills: Learn new vocabulary, build listening skills and learn to be part of a group.

The Great Dig, 4:00pm

4 & younger

Become a petit paleontologist and search for dinosaur “fossils” in our dig site!
Kindergarten Readiness Skills: Learn descriptive vocabulary, practice imaginative play and cooperation.
 

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