King Manor Museum

Hands-On-History

Hands-on-History Workshops are FREE drop-in programs, held on select Saturdays every month, designed for families with children. At 1:00, join us for storytime with Literacy INC. Learn about history through activities and craft projects from 1:30-4:00!

February 6: Collage Homage

March 5: Fruit on the Farm

April 2: For the Birds

May 7: Musical Instruments

June 25: KICKOFF TO SUMMER FESTIVAL
Pulp Mobile, Games & Activities 1- 4 pm, 1:00 Storytime with Literacy INC.

Forget about TV, time to get off your couch and head outside! At 1 pm listen to a read-aloud during Storytime with Literacy INC. From 1-4 pm, blow giant bubbles, make your own ice-cream, create a work of art and play historic games on the lawn at King Manor. Teaching artist Rejin Leys, will show visitors how to create handmade paper using a recycled materials. Her traveling art program, PulpMobile will be located on the grounds of King Manor.

July 2: Optical Illusion

August 6: Fan-Tastic Fun

October 1: Old News, New News

October 15: FALL FESTIVAL

November 5: Miniature Painting

December 3: Namesake Bookplate



Click here for more information on our new, FREE Facts & Fun: King Manor Family Guide!

Hands-on History Events are FREE and designed for families with children. Organized groups can schedule tours or hands-on history workshops at a time that is mutually convenient for the museum and group; group rates apply. Programs@kingmanor.org or 718-206-0545 x13.