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Kids & Families

Catskill Puppet Theater presents "The Lion's Whiskers"


Catskill Puppet Theater presents                                                  


"The Lion's Whiskers"


Saturday, April 26 at 2 p.m.


Ages 4+. A delightful musical adaptation of a traditional Ethiopian folktale, this show features a charming cast of human characters as well as our favorite African animals! When lonely Minya marries a widowed man with a son, she goes to a Wise Man for advice. He tells her that in order to win the heart of the little boy she must first pluck three whiskers from a Wild Lion! In doing so she not only finds the courage to tame the lion, but also the secret to gaining the love of her new family.


$15 / $10 MCC district residentsbtn buy tickets

Crabgrass Puppet Theatre presents "The Pirate, the Princess and the Pea"

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“The Pirate, the Princess and the Pea”


Saturday, May 3 at 2 p.m.


Ages 4+. A pirate and a princess are on a treasure hunt, searching for the same clues. The princess stays one step ahead of the pirate with every clue. But how can she get him out of the way long enough to dive for the treasure? But when the princess is in danger from a giant octopus, she quickly discovers the benefits of cooperation! Join Crabgrass Puppet Theatre on a thrilling voyage chock full of sea monsters, sharks and side-splitting action!


$15/$10 MCC district residentsbtn buy tickets

Jammin' Juniors


Jammin’ Juniors

Bring your lunch and listen to some tunes!


Free lunchtime concerts for ages 2-5. Concerts will be held in the McLean Central Park Gazebo, located at Route 123 and Old Dominion Drive. Parking available at MCC.
Concerts begin at 12:30 p.m.

May 7
Roger Day

May 14
Farmer Jason

May 21
Two of a Kind

Applause Unlimited's "The Magic of Hans Christian Andersen"

hcaWebApplause Unlimited's                                                                    

“The Magic of Hans Christian Andersen”


Saturday, June 7 at 2 p.m.


Ages 4+. In this award-winning show two puppeteers combine their talents to present three of Hans Christian Andersen's best loved stories. Puppetry, masks and storytelling fill the stage as the performers manipulate over twenty hand puppets, rod puppets and marionettes while telling "The Ugly Duckling," "Thumbelina" and "The Emperor's New Clothes."

$15/$10 MCC district residentsbtn buy tickets