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Monday, April 24 (See map view)

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

12:30 pm to 2:30 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.

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.

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

12:30 pm to 2:30 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.

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.

Wednesday, April 26 (See map view)

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.

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

12:30 pm to 2:30 pm.

Led by Greenlight marketing coordinator Stephanie, our young readers book group in PLG 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 Figgs & Phantoms by Ellen Raskin. While Mona hates all the attention her eccentric relatives bring to her in town, there is one Figg family member she likes: her Uncle Florence, the book dealer. But Uncle Florence keeps hinting that he’s going to find his way to Capri, the Figg family heaven. And that means leaving Mona behind. Can Mona find Capri before it’s too late, or will she learn that things are seldom what they seem when books are involved?

5:30 pm.

Thursday, April 27 (See map view)

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

10 am to noon.

Stories, games and surprises for our youngest transportation fans! Free with admission. For ages 2-5 and adult companions.

10:15 am to 11 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.

Babies and toddlers enjoy a full fountain musical morning.

11 am to noon.

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

12:30 pm to 2:30 pm.

visitors of all ages are invited to design and build with an array of blocks including Magna-Tiles, Imagination Playground, Kapla Planks, and more. Block play supports critical social and cognitive skills in early childhood- everything from team building, creative thinking and problem solving to spatial reasoning and pre-engineering concepts. Different scales of blocks enable hands of all sizes to build and be challenged.

2 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.

The 36th annual event will feature a visit from poet and essayist Rowan Ricardo Phillips.

5:30 pm.

Friday, April 28 (See map view)

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.

Drop by our Computer Lab to take control of a NYC Subway car and operate it over virtual miles of track, using some incredibly realistic software! Space is limited, recommended for children 10 years and older.

1:30 pm.

visitors of all ages are invited to design and build with an array of blocks including Magna-Tiles, Imagination Playground, Kapla Planks, and more. Block play supports critical social and cognitive skills in early childhood- everything from team building, creative thinking and problem solving to spatial reasoning and pre-engineering concepts. Different scales of blocks enable hands of all sizes to build and be challenged.

2 pm to 5:30 pm.

From the Moscow Circus to the Brighton Beach Library, the thrilling and fascinating clown duo Arkasha & Natasha from Russia will perform fantastic feats of juggling and magic!

3:30 pm.

The Russian clown duo Arkasha & Natasha will perform fantastic feats of juggling and magic. Presented in English and Russian by Brooklyn Public Library and Apple Bank.

3:30 pm.

The band celebrates El Dia De Los Niños with an interactive concert in Spanish, English, and French. Presented by Brooklyn Public Library and Apple Bank.

3:30 pm.

Join Charlie Brown, and sister Sally along with the rest of the Peanut gang for a rollicking good time.

7 pm.

The seventh-annual eco-playwriting program and green theater festival celebrates environmental education, sustainability in the arts, and community enrichment. Come watch plays by student playwrights from P.S. 239 and P.S. 75 tackle themes of climate justice and interconnectedness.

8 pm.

Saturday, April 29 (See map view)

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

10 am to noon.

Sakura Matsuri, the annual cherry blossom festival at Brooklyn Botanic Garden, offers over 60 events and performances that celebrate traditional and contemporary Japanese culture. The festival marks the end of hanami, the Japanese cultural tradition of enjoying each moment of the cherry blossom season.

10 am to 6 pm.

The sixth-annual Fifth Avenue Family Festival! Free admission and open to the public, the festival is great for kids of all ages, rain or shine! The event will host crafts, games, and activities as well as live performances and giveaways.

11 am–3 pm.

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