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Monday, April 24 (See map view)

Putt your way through a nine-hole miniature golf course that teaches the science of spaceflight. Players will explore key science concepts such as propulsion, gravity, escape velocity, launch window, gravitational assist, and more.

10 am to 4pm.

Tilt Kids Festival goes old school with a tribute to the photo booth. A hands-on workshop will teach kids how to compose a narrative in four frames. A special jury will select workshop images to be displayed in large scale during the exhibition March 18 through April 26.

11 amto 6 pm.

Get creative with a variety of Jewish themed crafts to choose from!

12:30 pm to 2:30 pm.

Children 6 to 14 years old have an opportunity to improve their education through structured and unstructured activities that enhance science, technology, engineering and math along with literacy activities. Each child must commit to the full year program; have a valid Queens Library card, and the permission of a parent or guardian.

3 pm to 5:30 pm.

Tuesday, April 25 (See map view)

Calling all explorers 2 to 4 years old (and their caregivers)! Plant a seed, touch a wriggly worm, and nestle into a meadow nook to read a story, or create a unique nature craft at special Discovery Garden activity stations designed for toddlers. Activities rotate seasonally. This is a drop-in program for families with children of all ages. Programs are outdoors and canceled in inclement weather. Check this webpage for updates.

9:30 am to 11:30 am.

Putt your way through a nine-hole miniature golf course that teaches the science of spaceflight. Players will explore key science concepts such as propulsion, gravity, escape velocity, launch window, gravitational assist, and more.

10 am to 4pm.

Get your hands dirty at kids’ discovery stations throughout the Garden. Investigate and classify plants, touch a carnivorous plant and learn how it eats, or go on a monarch and milkweed exploration in the meadow! This is a drop-in program for schools and families with children of all ages. All programs are outdoors and canceled in inclement weather; for cancellation updates, visit this page.

10:15 am to 12:15 am.

The Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre presents three classic tales from Hans Christian Andersen "The Princess and the Pea," “The Emperor’s New Clothes” and “The Ugly Duckling.” For children ages 3 to 9.

10:30 am and 2 pm.

This highly interactive combination of circus arts, theater, and music spans genres including Pop, Classic R&B, Latin, Hip Hop, Jazz and Gospel. It embraces and celebrates the unique and familiar aspects of pop culture globally by bringing them center stage with a cast of international performers.

10:30 am and 7 pm.

Tilt Kids Festival goes old school with a tribute to the photo booth. A hands-on workshop will teach kids how to compose a narrative in four frames. A special jury will select workshop images to be displayed in large scale during the exhibition March 18 through April 26.

11 am to 6 pm.

Get creative with a variety of Jewish themed crafts to choose from!

12:30 pm to 2:30 pm.

Using Chihuly’s glass sculptures as a foundation, explore the shapes and colors of plants in the Garden. Find inspiration in the vivid colors and patterns of nature throughout the Garden’s landscape, and craft a habitat to house your own air plant.

1:30 pm to 5:30 pm.

Make your own personalized bookmark to take home. This class is suitable for kids ages six to 12 years old. Each month create a new item; April is Thumb Things Bookmarks; in May pain small cans; and in June create a mini book.

2:30 pm to 4:30 pm.

Children 6 to 14 years old have an opportunity to improve their education through structured and unstructured activities that enhance science, technology, engineering and math along with literacy activities. Each child must commit to the full year program; have a valid Queens Library card, and the permission of a parent or guardian.

3 pm to 5:30 pm.

Get to know Brooklyn Bridge Park and visit the giant aquarium filled with East River critters, a 10’ scale model of Brooklyn Bridge Park, the reading corner, and so much more.

3 pm to 5 pm.

Held in the cozy Barbara K. Lipman Children’s History Library, this program introduces New York and American history to the littlest New Yorkers with age-appropriate readings and engaging hands-on activities. Ages 3 to 5 years old.

3:30 pm.

Led by Greenlight receiving manager Grace, our young readers book group in Fort Greene is geared toward kids ages 9 to 12, and reads great contemporary and classic chapter books. Parents are welcome (but not required) to attend, and pizza is served. For April, the group reads and discusses Return to Sender by Julia Alvarez. After his family hires migrant Mexican workers to help save their Vermont farm from foreclosure, eleven-year-old Tyler befriends the oldest daughter, but when he discovers they may not be in the country legally, he realizes that real friendship knows no borders. Return to Sender is an award-winning, moving, and timely story about the families of undocumented workers by renowned author Julia Alvarez.

5:30 pm.

Join us for a tour of our flagship salt marsh! Learn about the ecology of the space, view wildlife up close, and learn how the island’s history has shaped our natural areas. (second Tuesday of every month)

6 pm to 7 pm.

Wednesday, April 26 (See map view)

Putt your way through a nine-hole miniature golf course that teaches the science of spaceflight. Players will explore key science concepts such as propulsion, gravity, escape velocity, launch window, gravitational assist, and more.

10 am to 4pm.

Children make inspired artwork. Learn about Kehinde Wiley, Titus Kaphar, Alma thomas and Ebony Patterson.

10 am to noon.

Free education for those caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s and other types of dementia.

10 am.

Get your hands dirty at kids’ discovery stations throughout the Garden. Investigate and classify plants, touch a carnivorous plant and learn how it eats, or go on a monarch and milkweed exploration in the meadow! This is a drop-in program for schools and families with children of all ages. All programs are outdoors and canceled in inclement weather; for cancellation updates, visit this page.

10:15 am to 12:15 am.

The Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre presents three classic tales from Hans Christian Andersen "The Princess and the Pea," “The Emperor’s New Clothes” and “The Ugly Duckling.” For children ages 3 to 9.

10:30 am and 2 pm.

Children ages 3 to 8 will delight in this classic blend of cardboard and paper sets, whimsical stories, lovable characters and live music that will have them singing and dancing in the aisles.

10:30 am.

This highly interactive combination of circus arts, theater, and music spans genres including Pop, Classic R&B, Latin, Hip Hop, Jazz and Gospel. It embraces and celebrates the unique and familiar aspects of pop culture globally by bringing them center stage with a cast of international performers.

10:30 am and 7 pm.

Tilt Kids Festival goes old school with a tribute to the photo booth. A hands-on workshop will teach kids how to compose a narrative in four frames. A special jury will select workshop images to be displayed in large scale during the exhibition March 18 through April 26.

11 am to 6 pm.

Get creative with a variety of Jewish themed crafts to choose from!

12:30 pm to 2:30 pm.

Using Chihuly’s glass sculptures as a foundation, explore the shapes and colors of plants in the Garden. Find inspiration in the vivid colors and patterns of nature throughout the Garden’s landscape, and craft a habitat to house your own air plant.

1:30 pm to 5:30 pm.

Plants and imaginations grow at the Howell Family Garden, where kids are allowed—no, encouraged!—to play in the dirt. Display gardens, such as the Global Gardens, Bean Tunnel and Salad Bowl, and daily interactive gardening activities delight and inspire.

1:30 pm to 5:30 pm.

Have fun turning discarded materials into usable works of art. Make a cute butterfly out of ordinary paper rolls. This program is suitable for kids ages six to 12 years old. In April make a paper-roll butterfly; in May a newspaper flower; and in June a popsicle stick puppet.

2:30 pm to 4:30 pm.

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