Upcoming Events Calendar

Feb
18
Mon
Staten Island Children’s Museum: Presidents’ Day Art Workshop
Feb 18 @ 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Staten Island Children's Museum: Presidents' Day Art Workshop

Kehinde Wiley painted former President Barack Obama’s official portrait. Create your own portrait and see some of Kehinde’s work at the Staten Island Children’s Museum in honor of Presidents’ Day.

Staten Island Children’s Museum (Building M)
11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Admission: $5 (SICM admission included)

Feb
24
Sun
Staten Island Children’s Museum: Lunar New Year Celebration
Feb 24 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Join the Vietnam Heritage Center at the Staten Island Children’s Museum to celebrate the Year of the Pig and play a traditional bamboo pole game.

Staten Island Children’s Museum (Building M)
Admission: $8 for ages 1 and up; free for Staten Island Children’s Museum Members

Mar
8
Fri
Staten Island Children’s Museum: International Women’s Day
Mar 8 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Join in a simulated oil spill clean-up project and hear about the work of marine biologist and oceanographer Sylvia Earle.

Staten Island Children’s Museum (Building M)
Included with admission of $8

Mar
9
Sat
Staten Island Children’s Museum: Con Edison Second Saturday Science – Staten Island Wildlife
Mar 9 @ 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Meet the women biologists from Snug Harbor Cultural Center & Botanical Garden and participate in a variety of demonstrations related to their fieldwork.

Staten Island Children’s Museum (Building M)
Included with admission of $8

Staten Island Children’s Museum: St. Patrick’s Day Musical Celebration
Mar 9 @ 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Celebrate the culture and the history of Ireland with a local youth pipe band.

Staten Island Children’s Museum (Building M)
Included with admission of $8

Mar
14
Thu
Staten Island Children’s Museum: Recognizing Women in Mathematics on Pi Day
Mar 14 @ 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Learn about Maryam Mirzakhani, the only woman to win a Fields Medal, which is one of the most prestigious awards in mathematics. Then enjoy a slice of pie from Paulie’s Pizzeria!

Staten Island Children’s Museum (Building M)
Included with admission of $8

Mar
16
Sat
Staten Island Children’s Museum: Staten Island Legend – Photos & Portraits
Mar 16 @ 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Join the Alice Austen House for a photography workshop. Pick up a timed ticked at the front desk; limited to 25 per session.

Sessions at 2:00 and 3:00 PM
Staten Island Children’s Museum (Building M)
Included with admission of $8

Mar
21
Thu
Staten Island Children’s Museum: Sensory Friendly Family Fun Night
Mar 21 @ 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

A special night for children impacted by Autism Spectrum Disorder (ages 5-11 years) and their families. Enjoy a light diner and activities. See our website for program details and registration starting in February.

Admission: Registration required. Visit sichildrensmuseum.org for more details and to register.

Staten Island Children’s Museum (Building M)

 

Mar
23
Sat
Staten Island Children’s Museum: What’s the Word? Staten Island Reading Association Literacy Day
Mar 23 @ 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Meet authors and enjoy workshops & activities. Grab give-a-ways while supplies last!

Staten Island Children’s Museum (Building M)
Included with admission of $8

Apr
13
Sat
Staten Island Children’s Museum: Con Edison Second Saturday Science – Invasive Species Paper Making
Apr 13 @ 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

With Freshkills Park staff, kids will make their very own paper using phragmites, an invasive plant that has taken over parkland on Staten Island.

Staten Island Children’s Museum (Building M)
Included with admission of $8