Petition to ensure a pool in Brooklyn Bridge Park beyond Summer 2017
Through the petition of LoveOurPool: Families United for a Pool in Brooklyn Bridge Park an additional summer for families at the Pop-Up Pool at Pier 2 has been secured.  The Pier 2 pop-up pool will remain open for summer 2017. However, there no commitments for keeping the existing pool open beyond Summer 2017, nor are there formal plans in [...]
PS8 MS8 Paddlewheeler 6/4
The annual PS8/MS8 Paddlewheeler block party will take place on Sunday, June 4, 12 to 4pm at the lower school in Brooklyn Heights. $25/child (suggested) donation. This year’s event will include: – Exciting rides – A giant slide – Arts and crafts – Face and hair painting – Obstacle course – Book Fair – Balloon art – Student music performances – Student and Adult Chess Tournament – The infamous [...]
Spend your summer with Park Slope Day Camp (sponsored)
Summer is right around the corner; time to break out the shorts, swim trunks, and sunscreen. And there is no better way for a child to spend their summer than with Park Slope Day Camp. Active, experiential, cultured, and kind, Park Slope Day Camp combines the best of [...]
Free Mock SHSAT Tests with same day results in Brooklyn Heights
Free Mock SHSAT (Specialized High Schools Entrance Tests) with same day results will take place in Brooklyn Heights on May 27th & 28th: 10AM-2PM & 3PM -7PM organized by Brooklyn Heights Test Prep. These tests are for entry into the Specialized High Schools in NYC: The Bronx High School of Science Brooklyn Latin School Brooklyn Technical [...]
Intro to Pre-K and Kindergarten in our neighborhood 6/12
We are hosting an info session for families considering Pre-K and Kindergarten in public, private and Charter schools in Brooklyn Heights, DUMBO, Downtown Brooklyn and beyond. We will cover everything you need to about local zoned schools, un-zoned schools, Charter and private school options, application details and deadlines, [...]
Condos for sale on former Brooklyn Heights Cinema site
70 Henry Street, the condo building that is going up on the former Brooklyn Heights Cinema site, has launched sales for 3 of the 5 condo units in the building. “Nestled within historic Brooklyn Heights, 70 Henry is a boutique collection of brand new luxury [...]
Upcoming BK Block Parties at Albee Square Plaza in Downtown Brooklyn
The Downtown Brooklyn Partnership is back with their monthly BK Block Parties! Kick off the day with a family friendly concert, giveaways, balloon animals and face painting for the kids. Events run from 11 am to 1 pm. May 20 – Jah Pan – Steel drum and calypso musicians from Trinidad and Tobago play island classics and Caribbean-influenced interpretations of [...]
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