Virtual Middle School Fair with independent middle schools
In this info session for families considering middle school in public and private schools as well as Charter schools we will offer a brief overview of districtwide, boroughwide and citywide public middle schools and Charter school options. Afterwards, 8 independent middle schools including the Avenues, BASIS Independent Brooklyn, Brooklyn Friends, ... (read more).
Halloween Guide 2021 (all events are free)
Our annual Halloween Guide for families in Brooklyn Heights, DUMBO, Downtown Brooklyn, Fort Greene, Park Slope and BoCoCa features free and spooky events in Brooklyn. The Halloween Guide 2021 is sponsored by Blue School. Nestled in the South Street Seaport, Blue School reimagines education, offering challenging academics ... (read more).
A Safe, Joyful Return to School with Guidepost Montessori (sponsored)
Guidepost Montessori brings its world-renowned Montessori curriculum to local families in Brooklyn Heights and Williamsburg and is enrolling now, with limited spots available in both early childhood and elementary programming. Our Brooklyn Heights campus is located near Brooklyn Bridge Park and serves children age 3 to 11, through fifth ... (read more).
So much fun at Atlantic Antic™ 2021
We had a blast playing with Brooklyn families during the 46th Atlantic Antic™ festival  on Sunday, October 3rd on car-free Atlantic Avenue and Boerum Place! Thank you to all the families coming out, thank you to our partners providing these great activities and thank you to the team at Atlantic ... (read more).
New public library in DUMBO opening October 12th
The wait is over, the Adams Street Library in DUMBO is opening on Tuesday, October 12th at 1pm! The address is 9 Adams Street and the hours will be Mondays 10am-6pm; Tuesdays 1-8pm; Wednesdays 10am-6pm; Thursdays 10am-8pm; Fridays 10am-6pm; Saturdays 10am-5pm. This is the first new library location in Brooklyn in ... (read more).
New book club: BKLYN Mamas & Books at McNally Jackson at City Point
Join Brooklyn Bridge Parents and McNally Jackson for a Book Club created exclusively for Brooklyn moms. Read compelling novels, meet the authors and make new friends. First book: Seven Days in June by Tia Williams, named a Best Book of 2021 by Oprah, Shondaland, Harper’s Bazaar, Pop Sugar ... (read more).
Covid testing sites in our neighborhoods
Our overview of test sites includes mobile sites and locations where you and your kids can get tested in Brooklyn Heights, DUMBO, Downtown Brooklyn, BoCoCa, Fort Greene and beyond. LabQ testing vans | Free LabQ mobile sites offer free PCR, Antigen and Antibody tests in their vans in DUMBO and Downtown Brooklyn. ... (read more).
World Class ENT, Allergy and Audiology Care close to Home! Safe, Same Day Appointments! (sponsored)
While we continue to live and work in this new COVID-19 world, we want assure you that we, the physicians of ENT and Allergy Associates are here for you and that we are taking every precaution to ensure your health and safety.  It is our privilege to be able ... (read more).
Governors Island will open to the public year-round beginning this fall
Starting this fall, New Yorkers will be able to enjoy Governors Island’s open space, cultural and recreational resources year-round, for the first time in history. NYC Ferry will serve Governors Island year-round 7 days a week with additional service on the South Brooklyn Route on weekdays and non-summer weekends from ... (read more).


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