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storybookStorybook Discovery Days

September 13th, October 11th, November 8th 11-noon
Meets the second Saturday of the month, fall – spring

In our cozy parlor setting, the joys of reading are shared young children, well before they can read on their own. Join Karyn Mooney for a stimulating experience that is fun. Each session includes an art or nature discovery activity, as well. For children 6 and under.

Suggested Family Donation: $5

This Program made possible with support from Dr. Marge Hendler, a specialist in children's literature and early childhood education.


12th Annual openhouse, New York

Saturday and Sunday, October 11-12th noon – 4pm

The Voelker Orth Museum is one of many sites in this celebration of New York City's architecture & design. In addition to house and garden tours, the museum will be offering art and discovery activities for children. Free Admission. Visit www.ohny.org for details on the City-wide tours and activities).


DraculaHalloween Family Fun

Wednesday, October 29th, 5-7 pm

The Halloween goblins extend an invitation to join them for some merriment at the Museum. The spooky spirits will be on the grounds with their trick or treat pranks. Enjoy crafts, stories, treats and surprises. You may also create your own Venus Fly-Trap terrarium,too. Come in Costume and join the fun!

Admission $3 (infants are free) Children must be accompanied by an adult


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