This week there's alot going on for families to participate in within Western Queens, including a day dedicated towards free dental care, an anti-bullying workshop, another origami class, a showing of a new children's musical called "Pedro Pan", and much more!
Pedro Pan at the Chain Theater: Feb. 3-9 at 11 a.m.
Description: This is the world premiere of a new children's musical called "Pedro Pan". It's about a young boy from Cuba, who is sent to live in the U.S. by his parents, due to uprisings in Havana in 1962. Based on a true story, "Pedro Pan" is a bilingual performance.
Age: Kids aged 4-7
Price: Tickets start at $12
Location: The Chain Theater- 21-28 45th Rd Long Island City, NY 11101
Website: THE TRUF
Exploring Nature with Your Child: Feb. 3 at 11 a.m.
Description: Toddlers and their caregivers can discover the natural world through stories and nature-themed art projects.
Age: Kids aged 4 and below
Location: Long Island City library- 37-44 21 St. Long Island City, NY 11101
Stop the bullying! Let's be kind to each other: Feb. 3 at 5 p.m.
Description: This workshop, headed by Delicia Davis, is dedicated towards helping adults learn how to stop bullying between kids at school and on the playground; registration not required.
Location: Corona library- 38-23 104 Street Corona, NY 11368
Telephone: (718) 426-2844
Drawing Club: Feb. 5 at 4 p.m.
Description: Beginning this Wednesday, teens can learn about new drawing techniques in this weekly class, as well as polish up on any old ones; no registration required.
Location: Long Island City library- 37-44 21 Street Long Island City, NY 11101
Telephone: (718) 752-3700
Origami Workshop: Feb. 6 at 2 p.m.
Description: Learn origami in three classes; conducted by Zifan Liang
Age: All ages
Location: Woodside library- 54-22 Skillman Avenue Woodside, NY 11377
Telephone: (718) 429-4700
Free Dental Day at Steinway Family Dental Center: Feb. 7 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Description: Free cleanings, exams, and x-rays will be done by appointment only.
Age: All ages
Location: Steinway Family Dental Center- 32-50 Steinway Street Astoria, NY 11103
Website: Steinway Family Dental Center