Events for Active Kids in Brooklyn in November

Events for Active Kids in Brooklyn in November

These events are perfect for active kids who love to move and shake. Keep active in Manhattan this November, 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: Pier 6, Brooklyn Bridge Park, Atlantic Avenue and Furman Street, Brooklyn Heights, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Participate in free weekly 2.5-3 mile runs, directed by volunteers. Open to all experience levels, walkers, strollers, and dogs.
WANT TO GO? 718-222-9939. brooklynbridgepark.org.

TapeScape
WHEN: Oct. 20 - Jan. 6, 10am-5pm
WHERE: Brooklyn Children's Museum, 145 Brooklyn Ave., Crown Heights, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: This universe made from everyday materials will spark the imagination and encourage curiosity, creativity, and gross motor play.
WANT TO GO? $11; free for children younger than 12 months. 718-735-4400. brooklynkids.org.

Trail Running 101 FREE
WHEN: Nov. 3 - 10, Saturdays, 10am
WHERE: Willowbrook Park, 1 Eton Place, Staten Island, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Join for two free clinics designed to familiarize you with trail running.
WANT TO GO? 718-667-2165. sigreenbelt.org.

Tiny Tots Yoga Workshop
WHEN: Saturday, Nov. 3, 1-2pm
WHERE: Bend + Bloom Yoga, 708 Sackett St., Park Slope, NY
AGES: 0-2
WHAT: This 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.

CityParks Street Hockey FREE
WHEN: Wednesday, Nov. 7, 3:30 and 4:30pm
WHERE: St. John's Recreation Center , 1251 Prospect Place, Crown Heights , NY
AGES: 9-12
WHAT: Kids will learn basic hockey skills such as stick handling, passing, shooting, and safety, teamwork, and sportsmanship.
WANT TO GO? 718-771-2787. nycgovparks.org.

Fall Flat 5K Trail Race
WHEN: Saturday, Nov. 17, 10am
WHERE: Willowbrook Park, 1 Eton Place, Staten Island, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: This event helps raise funds for the Greenbelt Conservancy.
WANT TO GO? $35. 718-667-2165. sigreenbelt.org.

Annual Day After Thanksgiving Hike FREE
WHEN: Friday, Nov. 23, 10am
WHERE: Blood Root Valley (Greenbelt), 700 Rockland Ave., Staten Island, NY
AGES: 9 and older
WHAT: This hike typically lasts for more than 2.5 hours and is moderately paced.
WANT TO GO? 718-351-3450. sigreenbelt.org.

NYRR Jingle Bell Jog and Reindeer Run for Kids
WHEN: Saturday, Dec. 1, 9:30am
WHERE: Prospect Park Wellhouse, Vanderbilt Street and Prospect Park Southwest entrance, Windsor Terrace, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Now a 5K, this festive family favorite is more than just a road race, it's also a celebration and a fundraiser for NYRR's youth programs. Not only does your entry fee snag you a holiday souvenir and post-race hot chocolate, the proceeds from this race fund youth running programs in schools all over the city !Proceeds from the NYRR Jingle Bell Jog (5K) benefit NYRR's Youth Programs, which provide running programs and events for nearly 250,000 children in schools across the United States.
WANT TO GO? $40-$50. 718-965-8999. prospectpark.org.

45th Anniversary Colgate Women's Games Registration Day FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Dec. 1, 9am-1pm
WHERE: Pratt Institite, 200 Willoughby Ave., Clinton Hill, NY
AGES: 5 and older
WHAT: The Colgate Women's Games is the nation's largest amateur track series open to all girls from elementary school through college and beyond. Competitors participate in preliminary meets and semi-finals at Pratt to determine finalists who will compete at the Armory for trophies and educational grants-in-aid from Colgate-Palmolive Company. 
WANT TO GO? colgategames.com.

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