11/11/11 is not just a really cool date; it also happens to be Veterans Day – a federal holiday, meaning your kids will be off from school. What to do with them?
Here are some options:
130 Livingston Street
At the corner of Boerum Place & Schermerhorn Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201
This popular weekly drop-in program is free with admission. The program included hands-on activities, stories and more. For ages 2-5 and adult companions. Museum admission: $7 adults; $5 children 2-17.
Read and Play
2065 Flatbush Avenue, at Avenue P
This weekly program is for children with and without special needs under the age of 5. The program included book-sharing and creative educational playtime. Children learn social skills and their language development is stimulated by playing together with age-appropriate toys. Parent or guardian must accompany children.
272 Driggs Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11222
Meetup group: Newborns-crawling
Meetup group: Crawling-18 months
435 7th Avenue
between 14th & 15th St.
Brooklyn, NY 11215
Nikolai Moderbacher will perform some NikosKids originals, along with some funky renditions of folks standards. Percussion instruments and toys will be handed out so everyone can join in. $10 suggested donation.
Family Movie Night Fridays
81 Atlantic Avenue (at Hicks St.)
145 Brooklyn Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11213
Due to the holiday the museum will be open half an hour earlier than usual: 9:30am-5pm.