March 2015

Easter in the Bronx 2015

March 14th     Easter Bunny Arrives at Bay Plaza Mall Plus activities on the first first day of his arrival. Easter Bunny will be available for photos on Level 1 Center Court.  March 28th       Brew Build a Basket Join Brew Coffee House for this FREE event. Bring in 4 hard boiled eggs to decorate and let your little ones pick out their own Easter basket. RSVP

CELEBRATE WOMEN’S HISTORY MONTH AT BARTOW-PELL MANSION MUSEUM

Join Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum (BPMM) as it celebrates Women’s History Month with a variety of cultural programs. This year’s theme, ‘Weaving the Stories of Women’s Lives,’presents the museum with an opportunity to focus on the many ways women–both past and present–have helped create the intricate and fascinating fabric of our national identity.   WINTER CHAMBER MUSIC SERIES: SIREN Baroque Sunday, March 15, 4:30 p.m. Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum concludes its Winter Chamber

Game Time with Johnsonville

It’s March, you know what that means- Spring is finally coming, St. Patrick’s Day fun, and NCAA tournaments! Whether you’re actually into the games, or just in it for the food, it’s always a good time when fun game time recipes are involved! This time we are sharing a recipe straight from Johnsonville using their brat sausages and a crockpot. What You’ll Need: 1 large slow cooker 3-4 cans (12

Celebrate Nickelodeon Kid's Choice Awards with Skylanders

Have your kids already marked March 28th on the calendars so you don’t forget about the Nickelodeon Kid’s Choice Awards? We have to admit, we are excited! And in case they haven’t already told you, Skylanders Trap Team is nominated for a Nickelodeon Kids Choice Award in the ‘Most Addicting Game’ category! To celebrate this good news, Villains and Skylanders alike have come together to encourage their most supportive Portal Masters to vote for

March at Bartow Pell Mansion + Easter Egg Hunt

Urban Park Ranger Hike The Estates of Pelham Bay Park Tuesday, March 10 1 p.m. Volunteer Garden Clean-Up Day Saturday, March 14 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Winter Chamber Music Concert Sunday, March 15 4:30 p.m. Pysanky Workshop Saturday, March 21 11 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Owl Prowl Saturday, March 21 4 – 5:30 p.m. Easter Egg Hunt Saturday, March 28 10:30 – 1 p.m. Visit bpmm.org  for details March Lecture

Lincoln Center brings free performances to Casita Maria in The Bronx

Every Saturday at 12:00 PM and 2:00 PM between March 7th and June 13th, Boro-Linc will bring together constituents from across Lincoln Center to present interactive performances, workshops and exhibitions at Casita Maria, which for more than 80 years has offered education and visual and performing arts programs to youth and families in New York City. The opening event will take place at Casita Maria on March 7th with a

This Weekend at Wave Hill

SAT, MARCH 7   FAMILY ART PROJECT: TREE-RING MANDALAS As a tree grows, it produces a new ring of visible growth each year, creating a beautiful, mandala-like pattern of its life history. How old are you? Use special papers and natural materials to create your own mandala, with a unique ring for each of your years. Free, and admission to the grounds is free until noon. WAVE HILL HOUSE, 10AM‒1PM  

Bronx Speaks: Making Place - Free Art Workshop for Kids & Art Exhibit during Armory Arts Week

Bronx Speaks: Making Place is the latest exhibit presented by the Bronx Arts Alliance (BxAA) in concert with New York Armory Arts Week.  It highlights the cultural diversity of artwork created and exhibited within the Bronx featuring US and International Artists from 20+ Bronx arts organizations as selected by a curatorial committee.  A key focus of the exhibit is to document the uniqueness of this environment and to share creative visions that highlight these surroundings.  The exhibit will run from March

Join NYC Public Advocate Letitia James for a Town Hall on Education, Mayoral Control, and Parent/Community Engagement

Join Letitia James in the Bronx: Bronx Forum March 5, 2015 6:00PM – 8:00PM Lehman College East Dining Hall 250 Bedford Park Blvd. W Bronx, NY 10486   Dear Parents and Guardians: On March 5th, I will host my first Mayoral Control Forum in the Bronx. These forums will take place in each of our five boroughs, giving parents, elected officials, and education advocates a much needed platform to discuss

March at the Bronx Museum of the Arts

THE BRONX TROLLEY: ARTFUL HEALTH Wednesday, March 4, 5:30pm to 7:30pm Can art be therapeutic? A representative from New York Creative Arts Therapists PLLC will take the audience on a mini-therapeutic journey, drawing inspiration from the art in the Museum as well as personal life experience. Participants will create their own art and consider the creative process from a therapeutic angle. Free admission and refreshments (donations suggested)   FIRST FRIDAYS!