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Courage and Creation – A Family Day for “Courage to Act”

October 22, 11am4pm.

With courage and creation activities for the whole family, the Museum’s Courage to Act Family Day will open the Museum for a full day of fun inspired by the new exhibition, Courage to Act: Rescue in Denmark, the Museum’s first exhibition for visitors aged 9 and up. Learn how neighbors worked together and united against Nazism to rescue Denmark’s Jewish population. The schedule includes:

A concert of Danish and Klezmer music with dancing and singalongs for all ages presented by Mozart for Munchkins from 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM with doors at 10:30 AM.

Lighthouse-making and boat-building for all ages with Abby Adams from 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Nature-based activities led by Linda White and Jane Tuv inspired by The Garden of Stones by Andy Goldsworthy at 12:30 PM, 1:30 PM, 2:30 PM, and 3:00 PM.

Special reading of middle-grade book Harboring Hope by acclaimed author Susan Hood at 3:00 PM.

A reading corner with materials for children of all ages will be open all day.

Registration is encouraged, but not required.


Edmond J. Safra Plaza, 36 Battery Place
New York, United States