Families
 
Tea at Three

Who Are Glenview Explainers?
Visit Glenview and ask lots of questions. Get the answers from a Glenview Explainer — students from Sarah Lawrence, Mercy, and Lehman (CUNY) colleges, who study the inside and outside of this house that is a “National Historic Place.”

Sundays, June 7 - September 14    3 pm
Sit near Glenview’s Great Hall fireplace and listen to a story about this old house told by a Glenview Explainer. At a “make believe” tea party, find out about the Victorian family who lived here over 100 years ago.
30 minutes. Ages 3+

Shireen Abrishamian, Sarah Lawrence College student and Glenview Explainer, shares a Victorian tea-time moment with a Glenview visitor.

Family Studio: Arts & Science Projects

 

 

 

Summer Family Studio Projects are inspired by Mandy Greer’s fiber art and led by Teaching Artist-in-Residence Sara Divi. Ages 7+ and can be adapted for younger participants.

Arts Projects     Saturdays and Sundays, 1 - 4 pm

June 7, 8, 14, 15, 21, 22, 28
Finger Weaving — Make a Bird’s Nest

Weave beautiful patterns with yarn to form a bird’s home.
Teaching Artist here June 8!

July 5, 6, 12, 13, 19, 20, 26, 27
Make a Feathered Cape

Look at Mandy Greer’s bird designs and create your own feathered cape.
Teaching Artist here July 6!

August 2, 3, 9, 10, 16, 17, 23, 24, 30, 31
September 6, 7, 13, 14, 20, 21, 27, 28
Stars and Moons on a String

Make celestial shapes from yarn décor, buttons, sequins, beads, and mirrors.
Teaching Artist here August 3 and September 7!

  Science Projects     Saturdays, 1 - 4 pm

June 7, 14, 21, 28
July 5, 12, 19, 26
Spectroscopes

Discover the spectroscope that shows us what stars are made of.

August 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
September 6, 13, 20, 27
Exoplanets

Discover planet worlds outside our solar system.

     
Yarn Bomb Yonkers

 

Decorate Parking Meters, Bike Rings, Fence Railings
Sarah Divi, fellow knitters, and crocheters are “Yarn Bombing,” using colorful knits, not paint, to leave artistic NOT permanent marks at Larkin Plaza and points close by. Lend a Yarn Bomb!

 
  Puppet Shows in the Amphitheater
Puppet Shows in the Amphitheater are sponsored,  in part, by 
and the Henry E. Niles Foundation.

Four Sundays    3:30 pm
Song, dance, and puppets of all kinds for all ages — rod, body, and hand puppets.
Shows by two internationally known puppet theaters that offer original music and plays by professional and emerging artists.

Photo Courtesy Puppetry Arts © 2014 T E Young/Puppetry Arts

July 13
Tuffy’s Great Adventure
4-D performance and songs.
Puppetry Arts Theatre

Photo Courtesy Puppetry Arts © 2014 T E Young/Puppetry Arts July 20
FuzzBuckets
FuzzBuckets songs and jokes and an instant show. Audience kids join the ruckus.
Puppetry Arts Theatre
  July 27
The Lion’s Whiskers

Ethiopian folktale. Life-size puppets, original songs. All ages.
Catskill Puppets
  August 3
Hiawatha

A curious boy, talking animals and Native American flute and drum. All ages.
Catskill Puppets