Weekday Picks for LI Kids: Who Doesn't Love Ladybugs? August 15 - 19

Things to Do With Kids on Long Island This Week

Whether your child prefers land or sea, this week boasts summertime adventures that span across Long Island...and the world.

Get cooking at the Long Island Children's Museum; hunt for ladybugs on the East End; get crafty in Greenlawn.

And nothing beats the summer heat like visiting one of the Island's free sprinkler parks.

Monday, August 15
Pedal Boats - North Babylon
Rent a pedal boat or a rowboat and enjoy 90-minutes of cardio as you and your kiddos glide across Belmont Lake.
See all Monday events.

Tuesday, August 16
Mommy and Me Workshops - Greenlawn
Get creative with your toddler as you enjoy a 45-minute session filled with paint and clay.
See all Tuesday events.

Wednesday, August 17
Lost Ladybug Project - Cutchogue
Hunt for the elusive nine-spotted ladybug and learn how to catch, identify and photograph these benevolent critters.
See all Wednesday events.

Thursday, August 18
Art & Stories Around the World - Oyster Bay
Children 7 to 10 years old pair arts and crafts with stories from around the globe.
See all Thursday events.

Friday, August 19
Kids in the Kitchen - Garden City
Junior chefs unite with adults to create tasty treats that can be eaten at the end of class or taken home
See all Friday events.

Be sure to visit our Summer Fun Guide to get the most out of the rest of the season.

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