In between cooking the turkey, eating it and shopping on Friday, you may be able to squeeze a fun activity with your kids. Here are a few we’ve selected:
Story Time: Melissa Sweet
Author and illustrator Melissa Sweet presents Balloons Over Broadway – the inspirational story of Tony Sarg, the man behind Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade.
Where: Greenlight Bookstore
686 Fulton Street
Brooklyn, NY 11217
When: November 26 at 10:30am. FREE.
In this funny Thanksgiving tale, Tobias provides children with lots of laughter and a valuable lesson – with determination they can do anything!
Where: PS3 – The Bedford Village School
50 Jefferson Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11216
When: November 22 & November 23. Call for specific showtimes and price.
1,2,3 Nibble with Willow
Visit the Dekalb Market’s on-site farm to taste local foods, sing songs and learn about the garden from Willow, the friendly puppet. This is also a great opportunity to show your children ingredients for food that was served at the Thanksgiving table. Kids age 3-6.
Where: Dekalb Market
138 Willoughby Street (at Flatbush Avenue Extension)
Brooklyn, NY 11201
When: November 27, 2:30pm. FREE.