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Wednesday, May 24 (See map view)

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

10 am to noon.

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.

Children climb aboard and learn the Hebrew Alphabet with interactive and hands on experiences.

Noon to 4 pm.

Hosted by Dr. Sydney Butts and Dr. David Biro, come learn all about what you can do to prevent skin cancer and promote healthy skin - get a spot check by dermatology professionals, skincare product samples and snacks and refreshments.

4 pm to 6 pm.

Thursday, May 25 (See map view)

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

10 am to noon.

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.

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.

Babies and toddlers enjoy a full fountain musical morning.

11 am to noon.

Children climb aboard and learn the Hebrew Alphabet with interactive and hands on experiences.

Noon to 4 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.

Improve basic basketball skills with the Big and Little Skills Academy (BALSA) on Pier 2. Each clinic will include either yoga to enhance flexibility or flag football for agility training. For children 8 to 17 years old

4 pm.

Friday, May 26 (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.

Families can enjoy a fun-filled introduction to Shabbat with songs, stories, instruments and dancing.

5:30 pm.

Saturday, May 27 (See map view)

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

10 am to noon.

Join our expert Museum Educators on a dramatic journey through the building of New York’s subway system, the evolution of the City’s surface transportation, and our priceless collection of vintage subway and elevated cars dating back to 1904.

Noon to 1 pm.

Experiment, learn, and play together in the Discovery Garden. Hands-on stations throughout the garden’s meadow, woodland, and marsh habitats and in the vegetable garden encourage families to explore nature together. Create a nature-based craft, artwork, or invention with Discovery Garden docents. This is a drop-in program for families with children of all ages. All programs are outdoors and canceled in inclement weather. Check this webpage for updates. (no programs on 5/27 and 5/28)

1 pm to 3 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.

1 pm to 5 pm.

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.

Join Prospect Park Alliance to learn how wool was used on a Flatbush farm. You can brush the wool with carding paddles, spin yarn using a drop spindle and even make a felt ball to take home with you.

2 pm to 4 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.

Meet and touch real, live sea creatures like starfish and sea urchins.

3:30 pm to 4:30 pm.

Bargemusic presents this gentle rocking series of family neighborhood concerts on the floating barge - the selections are chamber music, last only an hour and include a post-show question-and-answer session with the musicians. Doors open 15 minutes prior to concert. The program is announced at the performance. No reserved seating.

4 pm.

This one-hour performance includes a Q & A session with the musicians. Doors open 15 minutes before the performance - no reserved seating is available. Visit bargemusic.org for more!

4 pm.

Sunday, May 28 (See map view)

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

10 am to noon.

What makes an object “historical?” Why do museums keep objects behind glass?

11 am.

Weekly programming offers families an opportunity to enjoy music together using educational cornerstones like literature or songwriting with kids.

Noon.

Children climb aboard and learn the Hebrew Alphabet with interactive and hands on experiences.

Noon to 4 pm.

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