Hip-Hop Holidays

CMOM explores the holidays through the lens of Hip-Hop—not only in music and dance but how it has influenced design, art, and fashion.

Hip-Hop Holidays

CMOM explores the holidays through the lens of Hip-Hop—not only in music and dance but how it has influenced design, art, and fashion.

Hip-Hop Holidays

CMOM explores the holidays through the lens of Hip-Hop—not only in music and dance but how it has influenced design, art, and fashion.

Hip-Hop Holidays

CMOM explores the holidays through the lens of Hip-Hop—not only in music and dance but how it has influenced design, art, and fashion.

CMOM Musical Parade

After our daily Circle Time where we read stories and sing songs—join us for a dance party and musical parade.

Saturday & Sunday, November 18 & November 19 | 11:30 am & 4:30 pm | Ages 5 & younger | Drop-in

Everyone Loves a Parade!

Saturday & Sunday, November 18 & November 19

Thanksgiving Day Parade Floats
Every year, thousands of people come to New York City to watch the Thanksgiving Day Parade with its giant balloons and elaborate floats. Create a 3D float inspired by some of the Parade’s most famous designs.
Saturday, November 18 | 11 am, 12, 2, 3, 4, 5 pm| Ages 6 & older | Sign-up*
Sunday, November 19 | 11 am & 12 pm | Ages 6 & older | Sign-up*

Storytelling: Balloons Over Broadway by Melissa Sweet
Museum Educators share the story of the puppeteer Tony Sarg who invented the idea of the “upside-down puppets.” His idea of helium balloons has become the trademark of Thanksgiving Day parade.
Sunday, November 19 | 11 am & 4 pm | Ages 5 & younger | Drop-in

CMOM Musical Parade
After our daily Circle Time where we read stories and sing songs—join us for a dance party and musical parade.
Saturday & Sunday, November 18 & November 19 | 11:30 am & 4:30 pm | Ages 5 & younger | Drop-in

*Due to limited space, this program requires you to sign-up for entry. Sign-up in the lobby one hour before the event.

CMOM Comic Con

October 7  October 9

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Cue the Theme Music! Superheroes in Training
Prepare for the challenge of being a superhero! Train through a series of obstacle course games and come up with special movements inspired by superhero theme music from your favorite movies and shows.
Saturday – Monday, October 7 — 9 | 10:30 and 11:30 am | All ages | Drop-In

CMOM’s Comic Book Maker
Collage panel squares, speech balloons and thought bubbles as you draw your very own comic book using CMOM’s Comic Book Maker.
Saturday, October 7 & Monday, October 9, 2017| 11am & 12pm | Ages 6 & older| Sign-up*
Sunday, October 8 | 11am, 12, 2, 3, and 4pm | Ages 6 & older| Sign-up*

The Mark of a Superhero – Logo Design Painting
Make your own superhero logo! Choose your paint and use unique and different items to create your design. Hold it up to the sky and your insignia is born!
Saturday, Sunday & Monday October 7 — 9 |10am | Ages 5 & younger |Drop-in

Caped Crusaders
Design your own cape – complete with a unique logo!
Saturday, Sunday & Monday October 7 — 9 |1pm | Ages 5 & younger |Drop-in

Dynamic Dance Challenge with “The School at Steps”
“Dance is a superpower. Everybody has it. But only a few are brave enough to unleash it.”
Join “The School at Steps” in a wonder-filled dance class for boys and girls. Using the super-powers of shape-shifting, agility, superhuman strength and imagination, students fly to new heights in this innovative 45-minute class.
Saturday, October 7 | 2 & 3pm| All ages | Ticketed**

Pencil me This!—Comic Book Artist Alitha Martinez
Comic book artist Alitha E. Martinez has worked on Iron Man, X-Men, Marvel Age Fantastic Four, and Black Panther for Marvel Comics. Join Alitha as she shares her career as an artist and helps you create your own comic page.
Sunday, October 8 | 2 & 3 pm | Ages 6 & older| Sign-up*

Puerto Rican Superheroine—La Borinqueña
Comic book writer and creator Edgardo Miranda-Rodriguez introduces you to the newest superhero from Brooklyn, NY here to help Puerto Rico! Celebrate your own culture and heritage as Edgardo helps you design your own superhero comic book cover!
Monday, October 9 | 2 & 3pm| Ages 6 & older| Sign-up*

 

*Due to limited space, this program requires you to sign-up for entry. Sign-up in the lobby one hour before the event.

**Due to limited space, this free event requires tickets for entry. Pick up your tickets in the lobby one hour before the event.

Sneak-peek of Addy & Uno, A New Musical

Catch a sneak-peek of Addy & Uno, the first family musical about disability and bullying. Told with Avenue Q-style puppets and soaring music, it’s a heartfelt and hilarious journey about the values of kindness, differences and big dreams. Featured in The New York Times, Playbill, Fox 5 News, and Time Out New York. Premiering at The 14th St. Y Theater.

Saturday, September 9 | 4pm – 4:30pm | All ages | Drop-in