Leo Lionni At The Norman Rockwell Museum

Norman Rockwell Museum 9 Glendale Road Route 183, Stockbridge, MA, United States

Between Worlds: The Art and Design of Leo Lionni is the first major American retrospective dedicated to the art and design work of groundbreaking modernist designer and children’s book illustrator

Family Day

The Local 16 John Street, Saugerties, NY, United States

The 1876 Dutch chapel-turned-nightspot hosts a family build-your-own instrument workshop/jam session with Dendê’s Brazilian Recycled Sounds.  


Family Fun Week Mohonk Mountain

Mohonk Mountain House 1000 Mountain Rest Road, New Paltz, NY, United States

One free child (ages 4-12) per adult guest can expend their energy on tomahawk throwing and hiking, then mellow out with music and marshmallows by the campfire.

Tulip Walk

Meadowbrook Farm 513 Route 67, Leeds, NY, United States

Take a shortcut to Holland and enjoy 15,000 bobbing spring blooms, plus food, crafts, and children’s activities.


Spring Open Studios

Whiting Mills LLC 100 Whiting Street, Winsted, CT, United States

Consort with 50-odd artists and artisans—and maybe sign up for a class—in this handsome repurposed factory.

Artist Talk With Teresa Fasolino

Norman Rockwell Museum 9 Glendale Road Route 183, Stockbridge, MA, United States

Join artist Teresa Fasolino and NRM Chief Curator Stephanie Haboush Plunkett for a lively discussion exploring Fasolino’s richly painted illustrations for mystery book covers and detailing the fine art of creating memorable images that


47th Annual “Plants And Answers” Plant Sale

Berkshire Botanical Gardens 5 W Stockbridge Rd, Stockbridge, MA, United States

No point in stocking up on showy, persnickety perennials if you don’t know how to care for them! Buy and learn.  

Meditation Party

Omega 150 Lake Drive, Rhinebeck, NY, United States

It may sound like an oxymoron, but 400-plus practitioners are expected at this non-silent gathering promising “reckless conviviality with mindfulness superfriends.”


Beyond Ballet, Beyond Hip-Hop

PS21 Pavilion Theater 2980 New York 66, Chatham, NY, United States

Japanese prima ballerina Hana Sakai, a proponent of “gender-norm-defying hip-hop” segues from Saint-Saëns to an environmental protest penned by Toshiki Okada.  


Día De Las Familias

The Ashokan Center 477 Beaverkill Road, Olivebridge, United States

Introduce the fam to Latin culture with food, music, activities, nature walks and maybe some canoeing—¡todo es gratis!

25th Anniversary Gala

MASS MoCA 1040 MASS MoCA Way, North Adams, MA, United States

Gala guests get first crack at Osman Khan’s “Road to Hybridabad,” an exploration of Muslim folklore promising a giant animatronic djinn head and drone-powered flying carpets.