Kids & Teens

(To visit our Teens page, click here.)  (To visit the dedicated Kids page, click here.)

Upcoming Events & Activities


DEMCO Activity Calendars

Click here to view and download the December Toddler calendar.
Click here to view and download the December Pre-K calendar.


Click here to view and download the January Toddler calendar.
Click here to view and download the January Pre-K calendar.


Our Children’s Online Art Gallery is available here.

Thank you so much to everyone who submitted!
We are still looking for submissions, so keep creating! Send your entries to Please include your name and town (kids, 1st name only please). We can’t wait to showcase your art!



For families with young children, a virtual calendar with content that changes every day – fun daily activities and a story to read together.


The Rochester International Children’s Film Festival is completely online this year! Running through May 9th, there will be a new film available every week day morning with all five films of the week available to view on the weekends. Click here to get started!

Sora, the Student Reading App, is the app ACSD is using this summer. Please contact your child’s school for more information.





NYSM Portal to Online Educational Resources & Activities
For all of the educators, caregivers, and students looking for engaging and educational activities to do right from home, look no further! This portal brings together many of the museum’s resources, including links to our virtual “Fieldtrips,” digital collections, online resources, and fun activities for kids based on the museum’s research and collections. Content on this page will be updated often, so be sure to check back for new information and activities!



Join Albert Whitman & Co (publishers of The Boxcar Children) authors as they discuss and read from their books! Their YouTube channel has a bunch of fantastic videos for the family.
Click here to visit their YouTube page.




Netflix Jr. is available for FREE! on YouTube. Click here to visit their page!


KidLit TV now live!
This great online learning resource was created to help parents and educators alike keep children engaged during this time. It offers a wide variety of videos about books from authors, illustrators, and celebrities for all ages! With a similar layout as Netflix, you and your kids will have no problem finding engaging videos of readalong stories, drawing challenges, musical singalongs, and writing prompts. And the best part? It’s FREE and no registration is required. Click here to get started!