Events for April 4, 2021 thru April 10, 2021

Tropical Escape

Occurs On: April 4, April 5, April 6, April 7, April 8, April 9, April 10
Future Dates:
  • April 11
  • April 12
  • April 13
  • April 14
  • April 15
  • April 16
  • April 17
  • April 18
  • April 19
  • April 20
  • April 21
  • April 22
  • April 23
  • April 24
  • April 25
  • April 26
  • April 27
  • April 28
  • April 29
  • April 30
  • May 1
  • May 2
  • May 3
  • May 4
  • May 5
  • May 6
  • May 7
  • May 8
  • May 9
  • May 10
  • May 11
  • May 12
  • May 13
  • May 14
  • May 15
  • May 16

Escape the winter cold and enjoy a tropical-themed setting, including music and decorations, in The Strong’s Dancing Wings Butterfly Garden, home to hundreds of free flying butterflies and tropical plants.

All Day Event

Come Fly Away Break Week

Occurs On: April 4

Learn about local windsports, view a display of equipment, and discover the fun of windsurfing, kiting, and foiling. This display is provided by Rochester Windsports, a community of enthusiasts founded in 2007, and local store Canandaigua Sailboard. Also, view a display about women in aviation from the Finger Lakes Ninety-Nines, the local chapter of the international organization of women pilots that promotes the advancement of aviation.(On April 2 only, enjoy special preview performances of The Berenstain Bears On Stage by local educational theater program MT Ed (Musical Theater Education) at 12:30 and 2 p.m.)

All Day Event

Carol D. Simmons Storytime Club

Occurs On: April 5
Future Dates:
  • April 12
  • April 19
  • April 26

Celebrate the joy of reading! Hear children’s stories read aloud on selected Mondays at 10:30 a.m. and be whisked away on literary adventures as part of the Carol D. Simmons Storytime Club at The Strong museum. Storytime Club Passports are punched once during each visit. Collect five punches and receive a free children’s book.

10:30 a.m.

Storytime Club is named in honor of Carol D. Simmons, a former children’s librarian in the Pittsford Central School District. The gift is made possible through the generous support of Harvey D. Simmons in loving memory of his wife.

Be a Kid Again Returns

Occurs On: April 9

Embrace your inner child and enjoy a kid-free night at The Strong! Relive your childhood in Sesame Street and Wegmans Super Kids Market, play your way through the history of video games and pinball machines, and take a walk back in time with some of your favorite toys. This is the last adult evening until the fall—so don’t miss out!

5:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Additional Ticket Required