DUMBO Dance festival with kids program this weekend
White Wave presents the 2018 DUMBO Dance Festival with 70 modern dance companies from New York and around the world from October 12 to 14 at Gelsey Kirkland Arts Center on Jay Street. October 12th 7pm & 9pm: Festival Performances October 13th / 2pm. 4pm, 6pm & 8pm: Festival Performances October 14th / 12 – 1:15pm: Free Kids Can Dance Hip Hop [...]
Free hot yoga classes at the new hot yoga studio POE Yoga at Pier 1
POE Yoga (Peace On Earth), brand new to Brooklyn, grew from the desire to create an environment for yoga practice to facilitate our vision into a luxurious fitness experience offering a variety of classes. The new studio is located at 90 Furman Street in Brooklyn Bridge Park featuring three signature classes including POE Hot Power Yoga, POE danceFLOORED [...]
Kids Activities for Busy Parents: Try KidPass for Free in Brooklyn! (sponsored)
KidPass is a new convenient way for parents to discover and book activities for their kids. Offering thousands of activities across Brooklyn, they also have numerous options for afterschool and weekends. A [...]
Halloween Guide 2018 (all events are free)
Our annual Halloween guide for familes in Brooklyn Heights, DUMBO, Downtown Brooklyn, Fort Greene, Park Slope and BoCoCa is out featuring 19 free and spooky events. The Halloween Guide 2018 is powered by Building Bridges – Leading preschool for ages 2 to 5 at Cadman Plaza – and  [...]
Plymouth Church School Open House: October 13th! (sponsored)
Plymouth Church School in Brooklyn Heights is a special place where children are encouraged to explore and ask questions about the world around them. Young learners, ages 2 to 6, benefit from a flexible approach to education that allows each child to be appropriately challenged in a nurturing environment. Their carefully designed spaces including nine classrooms, [...]
$10M revitalization fund for Downtown Brooklyn
Downtown Brooklyn was selected as the winner of the $10 million Downtown Revitalization Initiative (DRI) in New York City. DRI is New York State’s biggest grant award – designed to catapult local economies to the next level, and the joint application of the Dumbo Improvement District and Downtown Brooklyn to improve connection between the neighborhood came out [...]
Breathtakingly Brooklyn! (sponsored)
Brooklyn’s newest residential development, Quay Tower, is an amenity-packed building tailor-made for both you and your children. The building’s interior, courtesy of Santa Monica-based AD100 interior designer Marmol Radziner, is setting a new benchmark for quality and design in Brooklyn. Bask in the sunset of the cabana lounge or [...]
School segregation talks in October
Two free talks are coming up about school integration efforts in New York City. Real Talk: School Integration in New York City by NYC Alliance for School Integration and Desegregation on October 16 at 6.30 pm. While Mayor de Blasio’s plan to change admissions policies for the city’s specialized high schools grabbed headlines over the summer, the reality [...]
Building Bridges Preschool welcomes families on fall tours! (sponsored)
Our new school year is in full flow which means the preschool tour season has started! We look forward to welcoming families into our beautiful classrooms and to discuss our programs. Tour dates are available to book on our website. Please note, children must be 2 years old on the first day [...]


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