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Arts and Crafts Activities for Kids in Brooklyn in October

Arts and Crafts Activities for Kids in Brooklyn in October

Get crafty! Take your kids these creative events and activities in and near Brooklyn this October.

Transit Tots
WHEN: Jan. 1 - Dec. 31, Thursdays, 10:15-11am
WHERE: New York Transit Museum, 99 Schermerhorn St., Brooklyn Heights, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Young train enthusiasts explore themes like animals underground, the people and buildings of New York City, colors and shapes, and the city's subways and buses.
WANT TO GO? $10; $5 children ages 2-17. 718-694-1600. nytransitmuseum.org.

Tots Time
WHEN: Oct. 1 - 31, Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays: 11am-1pm
WHERE: Staten Island Children's Museum, 1000 Richmond Terrace, Staten Island, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: Play in learning centers, listen to stories, and create artwork! Ages 2-4.
WANT TO GO? $6 additional per child . https://sichildrensmuseum.org.

Paint, Stamp & Draw: 2D Art Day
WHEN: Oct. 2 - 30, Wednesdays: 1:30-4:30pm
WHERE: Staten Island Children's Museum, 1000 Richmond Terrace, Staten Island, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Join the Walk-In Workshop and create your own artwork!
WANT TO GO? $8. https://sichildrensmuseum.org.

Sculpt & Shape: 3D Art Day
WHEN: Oct. 3 - 31, Thursdays: 1:30-4:30pm
WHERE: Staten Island Children's Museum, 1000 Richmond Terrace, Staten Island, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Join the Walk-In Workshop and create your own artwork!
WANT TO GO? $8. https://sichildrensmuseum.org.

Lego Club FREE
WHEN: Friday, Oct. 4, 6pm
WHERE: Barnes & Noble - Park Slope, 267 7th Avenue, Park Slope, NY
AGES: 5-12
WHAT: Each month will have a surprise objective: build a bridge that can hold weight or build a boat that can float in water. Get those creative juices flowing!
WANT TO GO? 718-832-9066. bn.com.

Kids Create FREE
WHEN: Oct. 4 - 25, Fridays: 3pm
WHERE: Brooklyn Public Library, Gerritsen Beach, 2808 Gerritsen Ave., Gerritsen Beach, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Kids will have a chance to create projects every Friday afternoon. Projects for the month of October include Magnet Monsters, Haunted Houses, Vampire Bookmarks, and Rock Monsters. 
WANT TO GO? 718-368-1435. bklynlibrary.org/locations/gerritsen-beach.

House Party: S.T.E.A.M. Punk FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Oct. 5, 12-5pm
WHERE: BRIC House, 647 Fulton Street, Fort Greene, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Dig into S.T.E.M. and sci-fi inspired activities, explore contemporary art, and try your hand at media experiences. Come in your best steampunk attire, and dance the afternoon away during a family dance party hosted by Party Like Brooklyn, Baby.
WANT TO GO? 718-683-5600. bricartsmedia.org.

Craft Room
WHEN: Wednesday, Oct. 16, 12-5pm
WHERE: Jewish Children's Museum, 792 Eastern Parkway, Crown Heights, New York
AGES: All
WHAT: Get creative with a variety of Jewish-themed crafts to choose from!
WANT TO GO? $13 ages 2 and up; $10 Seniors ages 65+; FREE children under 2. 718-467-0600. jcm.museum.

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