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Birthday parties at Rockwood Manor

Join us for summer fun and learning at Rockwood Manor for summer movies, a summer dining series, wellness programs and a whole slew of kids' programs.

ATTENTION: The showing of Arctic Tale is indefinitely postponed due to weather. Raindate TBD.

Free Summer Movies

Watch movies under the stars at beautiful Rockwood Manor. Wednesdays, June 9, July 14 and August 18. All movies will begin at dusk. You do NOT have to register for the movie series. Just come, bring a blanket and a picnic dinner. Refreshments will be available for purchase. Or order boxed dinners ahead of time from Old Angler's Inn and they will deliver that evening. Click here for the menu. See you at the movies.

Thursday, June 10
HAPPY FEET
Thursday, July 15
FLY AWAY HOME
Wednesday, August 18
(Rain date: TBD)
ARCTIC TALE
Happy Feet Fly Away Home Arctic Tale
In Antarctica, the Emperor Penguin must attract his mate with his own distinctive heart song. Mumble is a penguin who is born without the ability to sing… however he is the best tap dancer at the South Pole! Toe-tapping may ensue in this sweet animated comedy. Voices by: Elijah Wood, Robin Williams, Nicole Kidman. 87 minutes Thomas Alden and daughter Amy can’t seem to get along. But when 13-year-old Amy takes on the responsibility of raising abandoned goslings, relations improve between them. The airborne adventurers rediscover their love for one another while overcoming a host of pitfalls and arriving safely at the geese’s winter home in this touching family adventure. Starring Jeff Daniels and Anna Paquin. 110 minutes. From the producers who brought you March of the Penguins, comes this film which follows a walrus and a polar bear from birth to maturity and parenthood in the frozen wilderness of the Great North. These magnificent creatures world was once a perpetual winter wonderland of snow and ice but now they face extinction as their icebound world melts from underneath them. Narrated by Queen Latifah 100 minutes

Kids' Programs

Miss Spider's Tea Party
Sunday June 6, 10:00AM - 11:30AM
Ages 3-6 yrs. $25 per child. (Fee covers one accompanying adult; please register the child.)
Join Miss Spider for tea and cookies and a story or two about your favorite arachnid, created by author and illustrator David Kirk. Games and crafts, too!
Register

Father's Day Garden Party
Saturday, June 19, 10:00AM - 11:30AM
Ages 3-8 yrs. $20 per child. (Fee covers one accompanying adult; please register the child.)
Celebrate Father's Day with your children at a garden party planned especially for Dad! The morning will include games, arts & crafts and refreshments.
Register

Princess Gala
Tuesday, June 22, 10:00AM - 11:30AM
Ages 3-8 yrs. $25 per child. (Fee covers one accompanying adult; please register the child.)
Give your little princess a day of fairytale fun! Enjoy crafts, mini-makeovers, treats and a royal photo session. A magical tea party tops off the day!
Register

Firefly Fantasia
Thursday, June 24, 6:30PM-9:00PM
All ages. $6 per person.
Learn about fireflies and how you can attract them to your backyard. We’ll play firefly-inspired games and do firefly crafts while it’s still light outside. Then as night falls, we’ll enjoy the natural light show, roast marshmallows and make s’mores around the campfire. Bring a flashlight and meet at the campfire ring. All ages. $6 per person.
Register

Tree Detective
Saturday, July 10, 8:00AM-10:00AM
Learn how to read the clues and identify trees on a hike through Rockwood Manor Park with Urban Forester Jeanne Kavinski. Sturdy walking shoes, long pants and insect repellant encouraged. All ages 10 and up. $2 per person.
Register

Princess Gala
Sunday, July 11, 10:00AM - 11:30AM
Ages 3-8 yrs. $25 per child. (Fee covers one accompanying adult; please register the child.)
Give your little princess a day of fairytale fun! Enjoy crafts, mini-manicures, treats and a royal photo session. A magical tea party tops off the day!
Register

Pirate Adventures
Sunday, July 18, 3:00PM - 4:30PM
Ages 3-8 yrs. $20 per child. (Fee covers one accompanying adult; please register the child.)
Ahoy, matey! Come dressed in your pirate best and search for long-lost treasure. We'll play pirate games, make swords, pirate hats and eye patches, and have a jolly (roger) good time.
Register

Princess Gala
Sunday, August 8, 3:00PM - 4:30PM
Ages 3-8 yrs. $25 per child. (Fee covers one accompanying adult.)
Give your little princess a day of fairytale fun! Enjoy crafts, mini-makeovers, treats and a royal photo session. A magical tea party tops off the day!
Register

Adult Programs

Bicycle Repair Clinic
Thursday, August 19, 6:30PM - 8:30PM
Ages 15 and up. $10 per person.
Do you know how to fix a flat, repair your chain or properly lubricate your bike? Norman Lebow, avid cyclist and Bike Patrol Coordinator of the Palisades section of the C&O Canal, will teach you how to care for your bike in this two-hour clinic.
Register

Wellness 360
Tuesdays, June 8 - July 6
Be good to yourself and join us on the road to wellness in this five-part series, Tuesday nights June 8 - July 6 at Rockwood Manor. Sign up for one or all five! Wellness coaching class is taught by David Cockrell. Aromatherapy and all massage classes are taught by veteran Massage Therapist Caryn Martin. Each class is $25. The aromatherapy class charges an additional $20 for supplies.
For more information and/or to register, click here.

June 8: Wellness Coaching ( 6:00PM - 7:30PM)
June 15: Aromatherapy & Essential Oils (7:00PM-8:30PM)
June 22: Self-Care Massage Therapies (7:00PM - 8:30PM)
June 29: Massage for Friends & Family (6:00PM - 7:30PM)
July 6: Seated Massage (6:00PM - 7:30PM)

Rockwood Summer Dining Series
Foodies, take note! This new series features area chefs and caterers sharing their expertise and culinary creations. Each dinner is priced differently, Click here for more info on each of the dinners and/or to register.

Tuesday, July 13: Grill-Side Feast with Chef Zello
Tuesday, July 20: Barbeque, Rockland-Style
Thursday, July 29: From Field to Table with Corcoran Caterers