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Events for Active Kids in Brooklyn in September

Events for Active Kids in Brooklyn in September

These events are perfect for active kids who love to move and shake. Keep active in Manhattan this September, and find the best things to do with your family, with these sports and fitness activities and classes.

New York Road Runners Open Run FREE
WHEN: Sep. 6 - Dec. 18, Tuesdays, 7pm
WHERE: Brooklyn Bridge Park, Pier 6, Atlantic Avenue and Furman Street, Brooklyn Heights, NY
WHAT: Participate in free weekly 2.5- to 3-mile runs or walks, directed by volunteers.
WANT TO GO? 718-222-9939. brooklynbridgepark.org.

play:groundNYC's The Yard FREE
WHEN: May. 4 - Oct. 27, Saturday-Sunday, 12-4pm
WHERE: Governors Island, Ferries leave from Brooklyn Bridge Park Pier 6, New York Harbor , NY
WHAT: The Yard is a 50,000 square-foot adventure playground stocked with loose parts, tools, and space for kids to play.
WANT TO GO? 212-440-2200. govisland.com.

Kayaking in Red Hook FREE
WHEN: Sep. 1 - 29, Sundays (except Sept. 8): 1-4pm
WHERE: Louis Valentino Jr. Park Pier, Van Dyke St, Coffey St, Ferris St., Brooklyn, NY
AGES: 5 and older
WHAT: With a mission is to help people get on the water and enjoy the New York Harbor, The Red Hook Boaters provide free kayaking in Red Hook.
WANT TO GO? http://redhookboaters.org/.

U.S. Open Screenings on the Commons FREE
WHEN: Sep. 3 - 7, Various Times
WHERE: MetroTech Commons, One MetroTech Center, Downtown Brooklyn, NY
WHAT: Enjoy the U.S. Open on the big screen!
WANT TO GO? http://downtownbrooklyn.com/events/sports-screenings-on-the-commons.

Tiny Tots Yoga Workshop
WHEN: Saturday, Sep. 14, 1-2pm
WHERE: Bend + Bloom Yoga, 708 Sackett Street, Park Slope , NY
AGES: 0-2, Adult
WHAT: Bond and breathe with babies in this special event designed for parents with mobile babies who are not yet walking. This weekend event focuses on baby-centered activities, language-building games, and fun!
WANT TO GO? $30 per pair, $10 additional parent. 347-987-3162. bendandbloom.com.

New York Islanders vs. Philadelphia Flyers
WHEN: Tuesday, Sep. 17, 7pm
WHERE: Barclays Center, 620 Atlantic Ave., Prospect Heights/Park Slope, NY
WHAT: Root on your favorite team at the pre-season game between the New York Islanders and Philadelphia Flyers. 
WANT TO GO? Various Prices . 917-618-6100. barclayscenter.com.

Brooklyn Chess Festival FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Sep. 21, 10am-4pm
WHERE: Ronald McNair Park, Washington Avenue & Eastern Parkway, Prospect Heights, NY
WHAT: NYC Parks is partnering with New York Chess & Games and FilmBarn Brooklyn to host a chess and board games event. Individuals of all levels are invited to learn how to play, challenge a master, or just enjoy various board games.
WANT TO GO? 718-622-6700. https://nycgovparks.org/events/2019/09/21/brooklyn-chess-festival.

Hoops Fest
WHEN: Saturday, Sep. 28, 1-6pm
WHERE: Aviator Sports and Events Center , Floyd Bennett Field, 3159 Flatbush Ave., Marine Park, NY
WHAT: Brooklyn Hoops Fest is the ultimate fan experience, boasting a Skills Challenge, 3-Point Contest, and a Dunk Contest each with their own $1,000 prize.
WANT TO GO? $10 and up . 718-758-7500. aviatorsports.com.

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