Free Events for Kids in Brooklyn in March

Free Events for Kids in Brooklyn in March

They say the best things in life are free, and these family- and kid-friendly activities in Brooklyn are no exception this March.

Brian and His Wild Animals FREE
WHEN: Jan. 7 - Mar. 11, Sundays, 12:30pm
WHERE: Temple Israel, 315 Forest Ave., Staten Island, NY
WHAT: Brian Wild and his interactive animals are coming to Temple Israel. Learn about animals and their lifestyles, and parents will receive handouts that will help them talk to their children about the Jewish value of caring for animals. This event is sponsored by the Dr. Ronald Avis Foundation for Temple Israel.
WANT TO GO? 718-727-2231.

She's on Point! A Celebration of Girls in Sports FREE
WHEN: Mar. 3 - 24, Saturdays, 11am-3pm
WHERE: Sunset Park Recreation Center, 4200 7th Ave., Sunset Park, NY
WHAT: She’s on Point celebrates the achievements of female athletes by introducing young girls and boys to sports. Through partnerships with local colleges and sports organizations, as well as the contributions of NYC Parks public programming staff, a variety of sports clinics and demonstrations take place, from traditional to alternative sports.
WANT TO GO? 347-452-5679.

Annual St. Patrick's Open Day FREE
WHEN: Sunday, Mar. 11, 12-4pm
WHERE: Irish Arts Center, 553 W. 51 St., Midtown, NY
WHAT: Visitors can learn the basics of Irish language or a new dance step, get their face painted, create art with children's crafts, or simply relax with a cup of tea and experience a taste of Ireland's rich culture.
WANT TO GO? 212-757-3318.

Clay Pit Science Fair FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Mar. 24, 1-3pm
WHERE: Clay Pit Ponds State Park, 83 Nielsen Ave., Staten Island, NY
AGES: 5 and older
WHAT: Conduct experiments with park rangers that can easily be replicated at home.
WANT TO GO? 718-967-1976.

Macy's Flower Show 2018 FREE
WHEN: Mar. 25 - Apr. 8, Monday-Saturday, 10am-10pm; Sunday, 10am-9pm
WHERE: Macy's Herald Square, 151 W. 34th St., Midtown, NY
WHAT: Stop by Macy's annual welcome to spring, where the store is transformed into breathtaking floral scenes with blooms, fantasy flowers, and lush plants from around the world. This year's theme is Once Upon a Springtime.
WANT TO GO? 212-695-4400.

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