When you wake up on New Year’s Day, you’ll have to keep the kids busy one last day before they return to school. No worries, there are some fun ways to celebrate the beginning of 2013 with your family. Since it’s my daughter’s 9th birthday, we always let her choose where to go. This year, we’ll be visiting the brand new MoMath: Museum of Mathematics in Manhattan.
Here are some fun, family ways to start the new year and spend the first day of 2013 together:
Go to a Museum
Here is a list of museums less than 30 minutes away that will be open for family fun:
- Liberty Science Center in Jersey City
- American Museum of Natural History
- Museum of Modern Art
- MoMath: Museum of Mathmatics
See a Movie
These family films are playing in Montclair and/or nearby theaters:
- The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
- Monsters, Inc. 3D
- Parental Guidance
- Rise of the Guardians
Go Ice Skating
There are many great rinks near us. Check our Ice Skating Guide for all the details.