Camp starts at Building Bridges preschool on June 25 – limited openings (sponsored)
Camp starts on Monday at Building Bridges preschool with limited openings! Building Bridges Preschool is a non-denominational preschool at Cadman Plaza offering a robust and fun summer camp for 2018. Campers will learn about ocean life, artists and art techniques, animals living throughout our extensive planet, our community and the larger world and creative cooking through [...]
Keep Families Together Brooklyn initiatives
Despite the administration’s recent Executive Order, thousands of children remain separated from their families. 239+ children, some as young as 9 months old are still stranded in New York. Here is an overview of what you can do: Local initiatives The Brooklyn Borough President is organizing a stroller march. They will meet at D’Emic Playground (corner of 34th Street [...]
DUMBO real estate news
The Brooklyn Eagle is reporting on Brooklyn’s coastal neighborhoods that will face biweekly flooding in decades to come because of accelerating sea level rise. In Brooklyn Heights and DUMBO, ZIP code 11201, 280 low-lying homes are at risk. A combined 341 homes are at risk in ZIP codes 11231 and 11215, which [...]
Sharks! at the New York Aquarium opens 6/30
The new exhibit Sharks! at the New York Aquarium in Coney Island will lead visitors through nine galleries eye-to-eye with sharks, rays and many different species of ocean wildlife that live off the coast of New York. It will feature more than 115 marine species, including 18 species of sharks and rays. About 60,000 youth and adults [...]
New Abhaya Yoga kids summer camp in Gowanus & DUMBO (sponsored)
We love kids and want them to enjoy their Summer inside and outside! We explore movement, cool yoga moves, art and age appropriate games to get them physically and kinesthetically connected.  Our mission is to create a supportive and empowering environment for all kids. We meet them where they are at and give them a chance [...]
Williamsburg’s Domino Park now open
A new waterfront park featuring 6-acres of public open space is now open on the site of the former Domino Sugar refinery in Williamsburg, two stops away on the NYC ferry from Pier 1 in DUMBO. Four new buildings are on the way as well as the renovation of the sugar factory [...]
New free tennis clinics in Squibb Park starting 6/23
A new program added to the summer lineup of Brooklyn Bridge Park is tennis clinics with USTA Eastern. Children ages 5-12 will test their skills and master the basics through fun drills and activities in Squibb Park in Brooklyn Heights. Tennis clinics will take place June 23 and 30 as well as August 11 and [...]


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