Inspired by Rube Goldberg devices, we’ll assemble teams to plan and construct wacky, winding machines of miraculous motion! For all ages 1:30 pm to 2:15 pm.
Garden beds are filled with plants featured in the favorite recipes of the chefs from Mario Batali’s restaurants. Kids can explore the gardens to solve Mario’s Menu Mystery. 1:30 pm to 6 pm.
Get to know Brooklyn Bridge Park and visit the giant aquarium filled with East River critters, the reading corner and so much more. Open hours 3 pm to 5 pm.
Meet and touch real, live sea creatures like starfish and sea urchins. 3:30 pm to 4:30 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. 3:30 pm o 4:30 pm.
The Way Station screens two of Gene Wilder’s best movies. 4 pm.
Burrage and special guests play jazzy tunes in the afternoon. 4–7 pm.
Services for 0-5 years, siblings, caregivers-10 AM, CHILDREN’S Program-6-13 years-11am-1pm. COME BACK Tuesday- October 4-CHILDREN’S Program-1-13 yuears-10:00am-1pm. 6:30 pm.
Annika Moller presents a combination of visual and performance art. 7 pm.
Professor Lucy Hunter discusses the history of fictional alcohols like Romulan Ale. 7 pm.
Giulia Rozzi interviews comedians as they share their earliest material. Followed by current stand-up sets. With Jena Friedman, Christian Polanco, Rebecca Vigil, and Victor Varnado. 8 pm.
An evening of original compositions and improvisations from two of jazz’s most celebrated contemporary pianists. 8 pm.
The Brassland label begins its 15th anniversary celebration with a month of gigs in Gowanus. Tonight, listen to Fusilier with Ocean Music. 8–10 pm.
With opening acts Hop Along and Alex G. 8 pm.
Services for 0-5 years, siblings, caregivers-10 AM, CHILDREN’S Program-6-13 years-11am-1pm. COME BACK Tuesday- October 4-CHILDREN’S Program-1-13 yuears-10:00am-1pm. 9 am.
Come to the zoo for a Boo-terific good time. The zoo is hosting five weekends in October celebrating nature with loads of kid friendly activities including pumpkin carving, a costume parade, live music by Gigi and the Lend Me a Hand Band, magic shows, Hands-on Crafts, a Hay Maze and treat stations throughout the park. 10 am to 5 pm.
A Rosh HaShanah service that uses music, study, and community to create a heightened spiritual experience. Includes lunch. 10 am.
The exhibit feature ancient, rarely seen fossils, and life-like models, including a 23-foot-long feathered tyrannosaur (Yutyrannus huali) and a small four-winged dromeosaur (Anchiornis huxleyi) with a 22-inch wingspan and vivid, patterned plumage. Visitors will encounter a tiny dinosaur whose sleeping posture precisely echoes that of a living bird, an extinct-dinosaur nest containing remains of the adult that guarded the hatchlings, and the fossil cast of a relative of Triceratops that had simple feathers on its body. 10 am to 4 pm.
The cast of the largest dinosaur that ever walked the earth is now on exhibit. The 122-foot long dino is residing on the fourth floor. This giant herbivor belongs to a group known as titanosaurs, and weighed about 70 tons. 11 am to 5 pm.
Celebrate the holiday with a ride on the Park’s beloved 1912 carousel. Noon to 5 pm.
Celebrate the holiday with fun activities including Nature Exploration, Bird Nerds Game, Nature on the Go, Animal Encounter, and get a Discovery Pack. Noon to 4 pm.
Get out and get moving this Rosh Hashanah on this special day where the whole family can participate in potato sack races, spoon races, stilts and other old fashioned games. 2 pm to 4 pm.
Learn to make convertible finger-less mittens at this free class, held every Monday for four weeks. Supplies start at $14. 6 pm.
How much do you know about the wizarding world? Find out with Harry Potter Trivia, a magical night where you can test your knowledge! 6:30 pm and 9 pm.
Theater professionals discuss the experiences, struggles, and victories of gay and gender non-conforming people in theater. 7:30 pm.
Hosted by Brooklyn-based comedian Wyatt Cenac, "Night Train" is a weekly show that features comedy from the best local and international stand up comedians. 8 pm.
An evening featuring The Shivers, Isaac Gillespie & Ian Davis, Ben Seretan, Aaron Roche with Shadow Puppetry by Rosalind Lilly, and Liquid Light projections throughout the night by A Clockface Orange. 8–11 pm.