Animation Day for Kids

August 26 2015 — 11:00am – 6:00pm

thaumatrope2Join the Washington Square Park Conservancy for Animation Day with NYC Parks & Recreation Playground Associate Gabriel.

Your child can create their own animated art projects while learning the principles of animation. Projects include a thaumatrope (spinning disk), a flip book, and a kinescope.

  • Wednesday, August 26th
  • Large Playground in Washington Square Park
  • Drop in for whichever projects you’d like. No reservations needed.
  • Each project takes approximately half an hour to an hour.

Thaumatropes
11:00 AM – 1:00PM
Recommended for All Ages

Flip Books
2:00 – 4:00 PM
Recommended forĀ Ages 5 – 8

Kinescopes
4:00 – 6:00 PM
Recommended forĀ Ages 5 and Up