Earth Day Events on Long Island – 2018

Earth Day is a day to celebrate our love for our one and only planet and talk about ways to protect it in our community.

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Here on Long Island there is a lot of fun events happening and we have a great list of places you can go to celebrate Earth Day this year.

*Please note we have listed the events from public sites and changes can occur at any time. Please check the particular location’s website/ social media pages for any updates regarding weather or date/time changes ahead of your arrival*

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LAURIE BERKNER, SOLO! Family Show at Hofstra in June

LAURIE BERKNER, SOLO! THE “GREATEST HITS TOUR” COMES TO HEMPSTEAD, NY!

FAMILY SHOW AT HOFSTRA UNIVERSITY SUNDAY, JUNE 24, 2018

Bestselling children’s recording artist and preschool television favorite Laurie Berkner brings her Greatest Hits Solo Tour to Hofstra University on Sunday, June 24, with a family show at 3:00 p.m. in the John Cranford Adams Playhouse, 118 Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY. This performance is presented by the Marion & Aaron Gural JCC. All proceeds will benefit The S.H.O.P., the Gural JCC’s new Sustenance Hope Opportunities Place, which provides food, clothing and support services to those in need.

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Ben & Jerry’s annual Free Cone Day at Showcase Cinemas

Free Cone Day will be Tuesday, April 10 from 12 p.m. – 8 p.m.

A movie ticket is not required to get the free ice cream, but Free Cone Day does fall on Bargain Tuesday so it’s a great addition to the specially priced tickets Showcase offers.

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Show Stompin’ Irish Dance Summer Camps

Show Stompin’ Irish Dance is a fully Non-Competitive Irish Dance school located in Wantagh, Ny.

They have a wonderful line-up of summer camps available for kids of all ages. We have the full detail descriptions of each class in the post below. 

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smarTfold 500 folding tricycle for kids

We love smarTrike®smarTfold – folding tricycle for kids.

All parents with little ones I am so jealous that I did not know about this sooner. It has so many amazing features and for parents who have kids that don’t like being in a “stroller” then we think you should give the smarTfold a try. This stroller is the toddler whisperer of stroller/trikes. Why? Because it is fun, and it is a stroller with pedals and it is genius!

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DIY- Sensory Bottle Fun

Make your own sensory bottles for a fun DIY activity!

This can also serve as a relaxing activity or serve as a visual “anchor” in order to bring a child’s focus into one place. It has a very calming effect to it, too.

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WEEKEND WAKE UP Kids Pass at Old Westbury Gardens

The WEEKEND WAKE UP Kids Pass at Old Westbury Gardens entitles one adult and children to admission to all Saturday Up! Family Events.

Local families, start Saturdays off right with the “Weekend Wake Up” pass.

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