Events

Explore your City

February 2020

Monday, February 17

Family Storytime at the Laundromat!

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Join a Brooklyn Public Library children’s librarian at a laundromat as they lead storytime and fun literacy activities for the whole family to enjoy.

Team Up to Read

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Kids can come to the library and learn strategies for successful and fun reading.

Brooklyn Children’s Museum – Pay as You Wish

4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Take your kids to visit the Brooklyn Children's Museum to enjoy fun, educational exhibits. Pay as you wish on Thursday and Sunday afternoons!

Kids Week: Nature Exploration Hike for Kids

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
The Urban Park Ranger hiking guides will introduce you to the hidden gems of New York City.

Kids Week: Find My Way with Maps and Compasses

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Navigate your way through Marine Park. Learn how to use a map and compass for safe hiking, then try out your skills on an orienteering trail!

Kids Week: Orienteering for Kids

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
The Urban Park Rangers will teach you how to navigate to hidden objects placed around the park using a map and compass.

Kids Week: All About Owls

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Mysterious and nocturnal, owls hold a special place in our hearts and our minds. Learn more about this special family of birds and the different types of owls with the Urban Park Rangers.

Kids Week: Geology Rocks!

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Join the Urban Park Rangers for a look into how geology influenced the landscape and design of New York City's Central Park.

Art & Science Makerspace

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Come to the library to get artsy, crafty, and a bit science-y too.

Tuesday, February 18

Kids Week: Fort Greene History and Colonial Games

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Step back in time and play some colonial games. The history of Fort Greene Park provides the perfect backdrop as we experience what Colonial-era kids played during their free time.