Events

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December 2018

Friday, February 21

Pre-School Storytime

10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Preschoolers from 3 to 5 years old and their parents or caregivers can enjoy new and classic picture books, action songs, and related activities, and meet other preschoolers in the neighborhood.

Kids Week: Build a Bird Feeder

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Join the Urban Park Rangers and learn how to make your own bird feeder by using materials provided by nature.

Kids Week: Winter Wildlife Crafts

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Urban Park Rangers hope to inspire and lift your creativity to create works of art using natural materials.

Kids Week: Nature Sounds and Instruments

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Sticks, stones, and reeds can make music. Why not combine an exploration of music and nature to see what kind of inventive creations you can discover?

Kids Week: Winter Crafts

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Create crafts using natural materials found outdoors with the Urban Park Rangers.

Kids Week: Reptiles and Amphibians

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Join our Urban Park Rangers to learn about the unique characteristics of reptiles and amphibians.

Brooklyn Children’s Museum – Pay as You Wish

2:00 PM - 4:00 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!

College and Career Pathways: One-on-One College/Career Counseling Sessions

3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Do you have questions about the next steps? This Career Pathways program can help you look for college programs, financial aid, scholarships, student work, and more.

Free days at Brooklyn Botanic Garden

8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Visit the Brooklyn Botanic Garden's 52 acres of natural beauty for free Friday mornings.

Family Storytime

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Children ages 2 - 5 and their parent or caregiver are invited to listen to stories, sing, dance, and do finger plays.