Kids Korner: March 3 to 10, 2022

Programs

little scientists

Join staff at Sunken Meadow State Park, Route 25A and Sunken Meadow Parkway, Kings Park for a children’s program, Little Scientists, March 5 from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. This program will connect children and their parents with nature through short walks, animal visits and crafts. For 3 to 5 year olds. $4 per child. Advance reservations required by visiting Eventbrite.com and searching #NatureEdventure.

Shamrock painting class

Registration in progress! The Atelier at Flowerfield, 2 Flowerfield, Building #15, St. James will host a St. Patrick’s Day clover painting class for ages 6-12 on March 12 from 10 a.m. to noon and again from 12:30 p.m. 2:30 p.m. Miss Linda in the studio as she teaches you how to paint a shamrock and a ladybug. The fee is $50 and includes materials. To register, call 250-9009 or visit www.theatelieratflowerfield.org.

Lunar Mania

Save this date! The Heckscher Museum, 2 Prime Ave., Huntington in conjunction with the Suffolk County Vanderbilt Museum, 180 Little Neck Road, Centerport will present Moonstruck Mania: An Art and Science Adventure on March 13 from 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Families with children ages 6 and up are invited to begin their adventure at the Heckscher by exploring the Moonstruck: Lunar Art from the Collection exhibit and creating a lunar masterpiece. Then, head to the Vanderbilt Planetarium for a 30-minute live viewing and lecture on that night’s sky, followed by a screening of “Earth, Moon & Sun.” $15 per person. To register, visit www.heckscher.org.

Theater

“Frozen Jr.” by Disney

The John W. Engeman Theatre, 250 Main St., Northport presents Disney’s Frozen Jr. Saturdays at 11 a.m. and Sundays at 10:30 a.m. from February 13 to March 13. Faced with danger, Princesses Anna and Elsa discover their hidden potential and the powerful bond of brotherhood. This enchanting musical features all the memorable songs from the hit Disney movie and will thaw even the coldest hearts! Tickets are $20. To order, call 261-2900 or visit www.engemantheater.com.

“Dorothy’s Adventures in Oz”

Theater Three, 412 Main St., Port Jefferson presents the world premiere of Dorothy’s Adventures in Oz from February 23 to March 26. Dorothy Gale is swept away by a tornado to this magical land that lies just over the rainbow. Follow Dorothy and her friends the Scarecrow, the Tin Man and the Lion as they complete challenges and celebrate friendship. This new take on a classic tale features an original score, memorable characters, and fun for the whole family. Dorothy’s Adventures in Oz is a delightful reminder that “there’s no place like home!” All seats are $10. To order, call 928-9100 or visit www.theatrethree.com.

“High School Musical Jr.” by Disney

We are all in the same boat! Disney Channel’s hit musical comes to life at the Smithtown Center for the Performing Arts, 2 E. Main St., Smithtown at Disney’s High School Musical Jr.. from April 15 to May 15. Troy, Gabriella, and the students at East High must deal with issues of love, friends, and family while balancing their classes and extracurricular activities. The contagious and dancing songs of the show will have you dancing in your armchairs! All seats are $25. To order, call 724-3700 or visit www.smithtownpac.org

All numbers are in area code (631) unless otherwise specified.