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5 Columbus Day events for kids
Monday is Columbus Day, and that means that the kids are off from school. Here are five fun events to keep your family entertained all day long:
School's Out! Columbus Day at Center for Science Teaching and Learning (1 Tanglewood Rd., Rockville Centre) from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Kids can enjoy exploring nature and science with different hands-on activities. Appropriate for children ages 4-12. Preregistration is required. Price: $50 per child
Columbus Weekend Fair and Carnival at Farmingdale Fire Department (361 Main St., Farmingdale) from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. Featuring carnival rides, games, food, street vendors, music, entertainment, a petting zoo and more. Price: Free
Build a Biome at Maritime Explorium (101 East Broadway, Port Jefferson) from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Kids can have fun and help the environment by using recycled water bottles to grow something green. Price: Free with $5 admission
Wild West Adventure at Harbes Family Farm (1223 Main Rd, Jamesport) from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Kids can enjoy tons of fun activities like pumpkin picking, playing games, taking hay rides and exploring the corn maze. Price: $12.95
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