Things For Kids To Do In Southern Brooklyn: Turtle Puppets, Magic, Seining In Marine Park

Photo via New York City Department of Parks & Recreation

Photo via New York City Department of Parks & Recreation

Looking for something to do with the whole family this week? There are a lot of great kid-friendly events coming up in Brooklyn, and we’ve selected some of our favorites. See the full details below!

For more things to do around Brooklyn, and to add your own upcoming event, check out our calendar.


Toddler Time
When: Wednesday, September 9, 10:15-11am
Where: Dyker Library, 8202 13th Avenue, Dyker Heights
What: Head to Dyker Library for a storytime and playtime for kids ages 3-5.
How Much: Free!

Kids Create
When: Friday, September 11, 3:30-4:30pm
Where: New Utrecht Library, 1743 86th Street, Bensonhurst
What: Create a crafty masterpiece at the weekly Kids Create time.
How Much: Free!

Turtle Puppetry Part Two
When: Saturday, September 12, 11am-12pm
Where: Kings Bay Library, 3650 Nostrand Avenue, Sheepshead Bay
What: Meet Little Turtle and follow along as he visits the library for the first time at this puppet show performed by Ilean and Barbara Padolsky.
How Much: Free!

Magic Show At Surf Pavilion
When: Saturday, September 12, 3-4pm
Where: Surf Pavilion, 3029 Stillwell Avenue, Coney Island
What: Prepare to be amazed by the magical Gary the Great.
How much: Free!

Seining In Marine Park
When: Sunday, September 13, 11am-1pm
Where: Marine Park, Burnett Street and Avenue U, Marine Park
What: Learn about net fishing and try to catch a few crustaceans in this Urban Ranger-led program. Seining is first-come, first-served and all gear will be provided.
How much: Free!

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