BUSINESS & CALENDAR NOTICE
Tuesday, December 17, 2013
Location: M.S. 339 - Communication Technology
1600 Webster Avenue - Bronx, NY 10457
Business 5:30 - 6:15pm
Calendar 6:30 - 9pm
Your schools, your voice, let it be heard!
Calendar meetings of the Council will be held on the third Tuesday of each month except when such a date shall be legal or school holiday in which event, the council shall re-schedule the meeting to the following Monday.
The next CEC 9 meeting - Tuesday January 21, 2014
P.S. 443 1116 Sheridan Avenue, Bronx, NY 10456
The Dates and times are susceptible to change. All interested should confirm by contacting the office of CEC9 @ (718) 861-0058.
Schools on break? Kids can keep learning at New York Historical Society!
Season of Light Scavenger Hunt
November 29 - December 1, All day
December 21 - January 1, All day
Freen with Museum Admission
Families will seek out images of light throughout the New York Historical Society in this seasonal scavenger hunt. From New York Historical's Louis Comfort Tiffany lamps to the treasures of Shearith Isreal, find exambples of light used for both decoration and symbolism.
ALL ABOARD! Historical Train Weekend
December 14 and 15 - 1 to 3pm
Free with Museum Admission
Kids meet Conductor Bob, hear tales of the rails, and create their own engine car, caboose, or anything in between. Don't forget to find all the "eye-spy" details in the amazing trains, buildings and riders on view in the New York Historical Society's holiday installation ages 3-6
Civil War Family Quiz
December 21,22,28 and 29 2013 and January 1, 2014 - 2pm
Free with Museum Admission
Team up and choose sides - it's time for a family quiz on the Civil War! What was Lt. Gen. Thomas Jackson's nickname? Which Amendment to the Constitution provided for the abolition of slavery? Which state was the first to secede from the Union? Answer questions like these for kids and adults in our quiz - prizes for participation and winning! Learn more about the Civil War (and get free kid's admission if you print it out and bring it to the Museum) with this Civil War in 50 Objects scavenger hunt! All ages welcome.
New-York Historical Society
170 Central Park West
at Richard Gilder Way (77th St)
New York, NY 10024
Phone (212) 873-3400
TTY (212) 873-7489
Museum and store hours
Tuesday-Thursday - 10am - 6pm
Friday - 10am - 8pm
Saturday - 10am - 6pm
Sunday - 11am - 5pm
Open Monday Dec. 23rd and Dec. 30th - 10am - 6pm
Interactive American history for children ages 7 & up!
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