Events

Explore your City

February 2019

Monday, February 17

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!

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.

Wednesday, February 19

New York Aquarium Pay-As-You-Wish Wednesdays

3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Visit the New York Aquarium to view over 250 species of aquatic wildlife, see penguin and sea otter feedings, and watch an interactive sea lion show.

Thursday, February 20

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: 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?

Friday, February 21

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.

Kids Week: Birds of Prey

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

Wednesday, February 26

New York Aquarium Pay-As-You-Wish Wednesdays

3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Visit the New York Aquarium to view over 250 species of aquatic wildlife, see penguin and sea otter feedings, and watch an interactive sea lion show.