Events

Explore your City

February 2020

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.

Kids Week: Nature Puppet Show

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Animal puppets tell very interesting stories about nature. The Urban Park Ranger programs are the perfect additions to your family's activities. 

Kids Week: Shelter Building

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Develop skills that will help you create a shelter from natural and man-made objects.

Kids Week: Survival Skills

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
On this fun, family-friendly program, you'll learn tips and tricks that will enhance your knowledge of the natural world, and might just save your life.

Kids Week: Lenape Bingo

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Join the Urban Park Rangers for a fun afternoon of games and a little history about Native Americans.

Kids Week: Birds of Prey

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Join the Urban Park Rangers to learn about eagles, hawks, and falcons, and the important role they play in nature.

Teen Space

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Hang out with your friends at the library on Tuesday afternoons! Play board games, work on homework, read a book, exercise your creativity, or just chill.

Teen Art

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Participants will create their own pieces of art and have the opportunity to explore the NYPL art collection and art images in the NYPL Digital Gallery. 

Wednesday, February 19

Kids Week: Gather Around the Campfire

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Join the Urban Park Rangers in Alley Pond Park for campfire activities! Learn about campfire safety, and sing along to some fun campfire songs.