Brooklyn Heights Jewish Academy on Atlantic Avenue now open
Brooklyn Heights Jewish Academy just moved into its brand new building on 81 Atlantic Avenue. They are in their second year with kindergarten and 1st grade with currently 3 students in 1st grade and 9 in Kindergarten.  The school will continue growing by a grade level with each passing school year all the way to 12th [...]
Free October events for families in our neighborhood
Cranberry Street Fair / Brooklyn Heights 10/1: The Cranberry Street Fair with pony rides, bake sale, pet parade, face painting and live music will take place on Saturday, October 1, 11am-3pm on Cranberry Street between Willow and Hicks Streets. Oktoberfest / Brooklyn Heights 10/1: Oktoberfest party with dinner, dancing and raffle at the Zion German Lutheran Church at 125 Henry [...]
New Toy Library at PS 307 in Vinegar Hill
PS 307 unveiled their toy library at the new Family Resource Center last week during back to school night. The Toy Library is an essential part of the “Element of Play”  program that Dr. Jane Aronson, pediatrician and founder of the program, has brought to PS 307. The program will provide students, teachers and families with the [...]
First ever Oktoberfest coming to DUMBO
The DUMBO Business Improvement District will host its first ever Oktoberfest celebration from Thursday, October 6 to Saturday, October 8, under the Manhattan Bridge Archway in DUMBO. The Archway will be transformed into a traditional German “beer hall”  featuring musical performances, crafts, and themed food offerings. Oktoberfest events will take place from 6  to 10 p.m. on October 6 and 7, and from 3 to 10 p.m. on October [...]
Sign-up for Fall kids classes at the Dodge YMCA is now open (sponsored)
The Dodge on Atlantic Avenue offers a wide range of youth classes for kids from 6 months to 8 years old this fall. Children can learn tricks with a magician during Magic Show, they can explore live animals during Animal Adventure, get into drumming, play basketball, tennis and much more during weekly classes. Two fall sessions are [...]
Bridge Apothecary in DUMBO to become high-end pharmacy with blow dry bar
Bridge Apothecary on Jay Street in DUMBO will be undergoing renovations and rebranding during the next weeks. The new pharmacy, blow dry bar and specialty store will be called City Chemist like its partner pharmacy on Montague Street in Brooklyn Heights. The pharmacy will remain open during renovation and they anticipate the remodelling to be finished [...]
Atlantic Antic Street Festival with kids zone 9/25
This year’s Atlantic Antic Street Festival will be held on Sunday, September 25, 2016 from 12pm to 6pm, rain or shine, along Atlantic Avenue from Hicks Street to Fourth Avenue. This 10-block long festival takes place in the heart of Brooklyn spanning through the four neighborhoods of Boerum Hill, Cobble Hill, Brooklyn Heights and Downtown Brooklyn. [...]
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