Events for Active Kids in Brooklyn in September

Events for Active Kids in Brooklyn in September

Get moving this month! Step away from the screens and enjoy these active events for kids and families in Brooklyn in September, such as fitness and fun in Prospect Park, fresh-air yoga in Park Slope, a roller disco party, and more!

New York Road Runners Open Run FREE
WHEN: Sep. 6 - Dec. 27, Tuesdays, 7pm
WHERE: Brooklyn Bridge Park, Pier 6, Atlantic Avenue and Furman Street, Brooklyn Heights, NY
WHAT: Open Run is a community-based initiative that empowers local volunteers to bring free weekly runs to local neighborhood parks all over NYC. All runs are directed by volunteers, and courses are usually between 2½-3 miles. Open to all ages, experience levels, walkers, strollers, and dogs.
WANT TO GO? 718-222-9939.

SPARK by Brooklyn Children's Museum
WHEN: Oct. 15 - Dec. 31, Tuesdays and Friday-Sunday, 1-5pm; Wednesdays, 1-3pm; Thursdays, 1-6pm
WHERE: Brooklyn Bridge Park, 1 John St., DUMBO, NY
AGES: Newborn-5
WHAT: SPARK is a new art and play space located in Brooklyn Bridge Park and features an outpost of the popular Brooklyn Block Lab exhibit, as well as daily art and design workshops, music classes, birthday parties, and more.
WANT TO GO? $15; free on Thursdays. 718-624-4719.

Yoga in the Garden FREE
WHEN: May. 17 - Sep. 6, Wednesdays, 7pm
WHERE: Kosciuszko Garden Learning Center, 385 Kosciuszko St., Bedford-Stuyvesant, NY
AGES: 9 and older
WHAT: Join free yoga classes in the garden every Wednesday. The classes are taught by a certified yoga instructor.
WANT TO GO? 718-453-9490.

Kayak Polo FREE
WHEN: Jun. 4 - Sep. 24, Sundays, 12:30-1:30pm
WHERE: Brooklyn Bridge Park, Pier 2 Dock, Furman and Clark streets, Brooklyn Heights, NY
AGES: 9 and older
WHAT: Kayak polo is a mix of basketball, water polo, and kayaking and a whole lot of fun. Your level of experience doesn’t matter, and nothing will improve your kayaking skills as quickly as playing this game.
WANT TO GO? 718-802-0603.

Pop-Up Pool FREE
WHEN: Jun. 29 - Sep. 4, daily, 10am-6pm
WHERE: Brooklyn Bridge Park, 334 Furman St., Brooklyn Heights, NY
WHAT: Brooklyn Bridge Park provides a great way to beat the summer heat with the Pop-Up Pool near Pier 2. Swimmers of all ages and levels are welcome to enter for 45-minute sessions.
WANT TO GO? 718-222-9939.

Free Skating Hours
WHEN: Aug. 25 - Oct. 20, Mondays and Fridays, 3-6pm
WHERE: Brooklyn Bridge Park, Pier 2 Roller Rink, 150 Furman Street, Brooklyn Heights, NY
WHAT: Head to Brooklyn Bridge Park for some free roller skating. Take a spin with the whole family and skate along to today's top music.
WANT TO GO? free admission. Skate rentals are $6. 718-300-2401.

Yoga with Erica Ginger
WHEN: Sep. 2 - 9, Saturdays, 12-1pm
WHERE: Owl's Head Park, 67th Street and Colonial Road, Bay Ridge, NY
AGES: 9 and older
WHAT: Join these yoga classes conducted by Yoga in Bay Ridge's instructor Erica Ginger. Classes will be held across from the basketball courts on the green lawn, weather permitting. Participants must bring their own mat or towel and any props they might need.
WANT TO GO? $5 donation appreciated. 718-748-9522.

The Little People Party Open Play
WHEN: Sep. 11 - Jun. 1, Monday-Friday, 10am-5pm
WHERE: The Backyard, 196 N.14th Street, Williamsburg, NY
AGES: 3-5
WHAT: The Little People Party is a children's entertainment company with a current pop up tot party for ages 6 months-3 years held at an indoor soccer field. The giant, enclosed, Astroturf-covered field is decked out with games and toys for kids and the bar sells refreshments for the adults.
WANT TO GO? $20. 646-707-4372.

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