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Family & Kids Programs

Make Up! Maker Project: Predator Portrayals

Saturday, May 20, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Join a guided gardens walk to unearth your inner artist! Gather natural inspiration to form a seasonally inspired take home craft. Ages 6 and up. Free with admission.

Think Up! Old Westbury Whodunit: Self-guided Scavenger Hunt

Saturday, May 27, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm Investigate the wonders of nature and history’s mysteries. Fact finding hunts through Westbury House and gardens uncover clues and solve riddles. Ages 8 and up. Free with admission.

Listen up Storybook Strolls: Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll

Kids & Family ProgramsSaturday, June 3, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm  Open your ears to classic and modern tales as we stroll the gardens and, later, create a unique take home craft. Ages 3-5. Free with admission. All ages.

Eat Up! What's Cookin': Honey

Saturday, June 10, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm  Discover tasty delights growing in our garden beds! Concoct and sample a simple recipe full of delicious seasonal flavors. Free with admission. All ages.

Make Up! Maker Projects Plexi Painted Impressions

Saturday, June 17, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm  During the Seward Johnson exhibition our children and family programs will focus on the world of art. Join a guided gardens walk and activity to unearth your inner artist!  Ages 6 and up. Free with admission.

Find a Flower Fairy

Kids & Family ProgramsThursday and Friday, June 22 and 23, 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm Young children are invited to follow clues to discover the fairy world that magically appears in the gardens at Midsummer. The event also features music and storytelling with Johnny Cuomo. 45 minute sessions at 4:00 pm, 4:30 pm, 5:00 pm, 5:30 pm, 6:00 pm, 6:30 pm. For ages 4-8. Space is limited. Advance timed registration required. $12.00 / $10:00 member, (includes materials, refreshment and admission for 1 adult).  Please register by CLICKING below the on the timeslot you wish to attend:

Thursday, June 22

Friday, June 23

Think Up: Old West bury Whodunits: Plant Pictograms

Saturday, June 24 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm - Investigate the wonders of nature and history’s mysteries. Fact finding hunts through Westbury House and gardens uncover clues and solve riddles. Ages 8 and up. Free with admission.

Old Westbury Gardens Summer Camp Sessions

Click HERE for a schdule of our Summer Camp Session in July and August