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Wednesday, May 24 (See map view)

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.

Legendary Gage and Tollner restaurant welcomes a roundtable of restaurant operators to discuss the future of food in Brooklyn. With specialty Brooklyn Brewery tastings and snacks.

6 pm.

Learn to graft cacti and propagate cuttings from succulents and tropical plants. Participants will leave with a Frankenstein-ed cactus.

6:30 pm.

Author Daniel Sharfstein discusses race, reconstruction, and forced relocation with New York Times editorial writer Brent Staples through the lens of Sharfstein’s book, "Thunder in the Mountains: Chief Joseph, Oliver Otis Howard, and the Nez Perce War."

6:30 pm.

Celebrate the book launch of Wallenstein’s new collection, "At the Surprise Hotel and Other Poems," with a musical performance and talk with the author.

7 pm.

The program will include a tribute to NYC Public Advocate Letitia James for her work promoting programs for young people.

7:30 pm.

Academy Award winner Diane Wiest stars in Samuel Beckett’s "Happy Days," a modern drama about buoyant resourcefulness and unassuming grace in the face of inevitable oblivion.

7:30 pm.

Host Giulia Rozzi asks comedians to screen their first-ever stand-up sets, then interviews them about how things have changed since then. With guests Chris Gethard, Robert Dean, and Dava Krause.

8 pm.

A live comedy news show that tries to provide real answers to fake news. With host John Hague and a panel of comedians and policy experts.

8 pm.

A live show and podcast that asks people to share true stories they have never revealed before.

8 pm.

This new comedy draws stand-up comics from all over New York. With host Nore Davis, Emma Willmann, Will Miles, and special guest Sasheer Zamata.

8 pm.

A new song cycle inspired by the obsessions, visions, and dreams of the American visual artist Joseph Cornell.

8 pm.

With opener Natalie Prass.

8 pm.

The Royal Osiris Karaoke Ensemble performs the fifth part installment of "The Art of Luv" with “Swipe Right/ROKE Cupid,” an elaborate courtship ritual inside a kaleidoscopic video tent. The ritual is accompanied by live music and text taken from online dating profiles, internet scams, how-to dating guides, and the works of ecstatic poets.

8 pm.

Saurin Choksi hosts a Chicago-style stand up showcase with Aparna Nancherla, Joe List, Evan Williams, Emily Heller, and more!

9 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.

The exhibit explores pilotless aircraft and the history of drone technology, from its modern-day origins in World War I and its military development to its current applications in solving complex humanitarian and commercial challenges. Visitors will be able to fly actual drones and watch the first-person viewpoint of a drone racing; get up close and personal with Volantis, the world’s first “flying dress,” designed by global superstar Lady Gaga, in collaboration with TechHaus; also on display is a prototype of an Amazon cargo vehicle designed for home delivery of online shopping orders; explore the use of drones in police and fire departments; see how drone technology creates new perspectives for photographers, artists, filmmakers and stage productions; explore the implications of pilotless aircraft on industries including infrastructure, agriculture and meteorology; learn about its contributions to conservation and humanitarian efforts; and consider what the future holds – from the possibility of personal flying cars to space exploration.

10 am to 5 pm.

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.

The Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre presents three classic tales from Hans Christian Andersen "The Princess and the Pea," “The Emperor’s New Clothes” and “The Ugly Duckling.” For children ages 3 to 9.

10:30 am and 2 pm.

Babies and toddlers enjoy a full fountain musical morning.

11 am to noon.

Artist Jeremy Deller used the traditional life-model drawing class to stage a performative event with musician and personality Iggy Pop as model and subject. Come see the results!

11 am–10 pm.

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.

Learn various forms of African dance and music for fun and fitness.

4–6pm.

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.

Come by for a nosh and a spiel, an evening of Eastern European food, Klezmer music, and a talk and reading by Neville Frankel on his new historical novel, "On the Sickle’s Edge," set in Latvia and the Soviet Union. Includes a copy of the book, a three-course meal, and a craft beer.

6–9 pm.

Rediscover Polish vodka with curator Elizabeth Koszarski-Skrabonja as she weaves a dramatic tale of entrepreneurship, romance, and war.

6:30 pm.

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