Events

Stay engaged and active with these free events and activities

June 2021

Thursday, June 17

10:00 AM

Creating Structures and Routines – Virtual Workshop (English)

In this workshop we will learn tools for creating structure at home, from online schooling to planning for downtime, completing chores, and practicing life skills.
12:00 PM

Creating Structures and Routine – Virtual Workshop (Spanish)

In Spanish! In this workshop we will learn tools for creating structure at home, from online schooling to planning for downtime, completing chores, and practicing life skills.

Friday, June 18

Fri Jun 18 7:00 PM - Sat Jun 19 7:00 AM

Family Camping: Fort Totten Park, Queens

The Urban Park Rangers invites families to Fort Totten Park, Queens for a night of camping and Covid-19 safe activities. Registeration is open now.

Saturday, June 19

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Urban Farm Exploration Days!

Explore the Randall's Island Urban Farm’s variety of crops, rice paddies, fragrant herbs, and meet…
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Ocean Breeze Green Team Volunteer Event

Volunteers will be participating in hands-on projects in our park and green spaces, including trail maintenance, clean-up projects, weed removal, planting, and more.
1:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Saturday Sketching (Ages 13–18)

Join us on Instagram to get inspired by works of art from The Met collection and experiment…

Sunday, June 20

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Urban Farm Exploration Days!

Explore the Randall's Island Urban Farm’s variety of crops, rice paddies, fragrant herbs, and meet…
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Traditions Festival ’21: Calpulli Mexican Dance Company

Celebrate Mexican heritage and dance with Calpulli Mexican Dance Company, and make a costume piece…

Monday, June 21

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

BPL Outdoors: Storytime

Join us on select Mondays, outside the New Lots Library (Brooklyn) to hear new stories and favorite tales read aloud, interspersed with songs and rhymes.

Tuesday, June 22

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Youth Basketball Clinics (ages 7 – 17)

Youth, ages 7 - 17 can participate in 2 hour basketball clinics every Tuesday night throughout the summer.
6:00 PM

Family Fun Hour Summer Series: Summer Super Skills

Bring the whole family to join Ms. Rebecca, Popcorn, and the Family Fun crew for a fantastic summer together with games, songs, stories, and more. This workshop will focus on helping your child hang on to everything they’ve learned this year.

Wednesday, June 23

3:30 PM - 4:00 PM

BkM Art Hang Out

Stop by for a free virtual art-making session, designed for ages 9–14.

Saturday, June 26

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Urban Farm Exploration Days!

Explore the Randall's Island Urban Farm’s variety of crops, rice paddies, fragrant herbs, and meet…

Sunday, June 27

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Urban Farm Exploration Days!

Explore the Randall's Island Urban Farm’s variety of crops, rice paddies, fragrant herbs, and meet…

Tuesday, June 29

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Youth Basketball Clinics (ages 7 – 17)

Youth, ages 7 - 17 can participate in 2 hour basketball clinics every Tuesday night throughout the summer.

Wednesday, June 30

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM

Summer Reading Storytime in Brooklyn Bridge Park

Join Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy and Brooklyn Public Library for a rollicking good time listening to stories, singing songs, and enjoying the breeze from the water!