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Free Events for Kids in Brooklyn in October

Free Events for Kids in Brooklyn in October

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

New York Virtual Volcano Observatory FREE
WHEN: Jun. 1 - Oct. 27, Saturday-Sunday, 11am-5pm
WHERE: Governors Island, Ferries leave from Brooklyn Bridge Park Pier 6, New York Harbor , NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Join volcanologists to discover the complex life of magmas and volcanos through virtual reality experiences, a volcano sound gallery, and kid-friendly activities.
WANT TO GO? 212-440-2200. govisland.com.

Babies & Books FREE
WHEN: Oct. 1 - 2, Oct 1` & 2: 1:30pm
WHERE: Brooklyn Public Library, Park Slope, 431 6th Ave., Park Slope, NY
AGES: 0-2
WHAT: Lap songs, fingerplays, board books, and playtime for the littlest pre-readers! This program is designed for lap-sitting babies 0-12 months old and their caregivers.
WANT TO GO? 718-832-1853. bklynlibrary.org/locations/park-slope.

Anime Club FREE
WHEN: Oct. 2 - 16, Oct 2, 9 & 16: 4pm
WHERE: Brooklyn Public Library, Brownsville, 61 Glenmore Ave., Brownsville, NY
AGES: 9-17
WHAT: Check out this club where members will watch, read, and discuss their favorite shows and series! Popcorn provided. Ages 12+.
WANT TO GO? 718-498-9721. bklynlibrary.org/locations/brownsville.

Events for Youth and Families FREE
WHEN: Oct. 5 - 26, Saturdays: 1pm
WHERE: Brooklyn Public Library — Central Library, 10 Grand Army Plaza, Prospect Heights, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Events for youths and families takes place every Saturday with a different show to enjoy. Shows include Mister G, Schoolhouse Rock, and Hot Peas 'n Butter Live! Seating is limited; first come, first served.
WANT TO GO? 718-230-2100. bklynlibrary.org/locations/central.

G.O.A.T. (Games on a Table) FREE
WHEN: Oct. 7 - 28, Oct 7, 21 & 28: 3pm
WHERE: Brooklyn Public Library, Brownsville, 61 Glenmore Ave., Brownsville, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Drop in for tabletop gaming. There will be games on hand but you are also welcome to bring your own games and hand held devices (Switch, 3DS, etc).
WANT TO GO? 718-498-9721. bklynlibrary.org/locations/brownsville.

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