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: 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.

Summertime Skating Rink
WHEN: May. 26 - Oct. 31, Monday-Thursday, 10am-5pm; Friday, 10am-9pm; Saturday-Sunday, 10am-6pm
WHERE: Mel's Rink Governors Island, Ferries leave from Pier 6, Brooklyn Bridge Park, and 10 South St., Manhattan, New York Harbor, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Made from a synthetic material designed for metal ice-skates, New Yorkers can skate outdoors during the summer months.
WANT TO GO? $20; $15 children. 212-440-2200. govisland.com.

Kayaking FREE
WHEN: May. 31 - Sep. 30, Saturday-Sunday, 10am-2pm; Thursday, 5:30-6:45pm
WHERE: Brooklyn Bridge Park Boathouse at Pier 2, Furman and Clark streets, Brooklyn Heights, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: All levels are welcome and no experience is necessary to kayak.
WANT TO GO? 718-802-0603. brooklynbridgepark.org.

Yoga for Toddlers FREE
WHEN: Thursday, Sep. 6, 3:30-5pm
WHERE: Brooklyn Public Library - Leonard Library, 81 Devoe St., Williamsburg, NY
AGES: 9-17
WHAT: Toddlers can explore yoga under the supervision of an expert instructor. 
WANT TO GO? 718-486-6006. bklynlibrary.org.

Pigeonholed Theater Company's After School Acting Classes
WHEN: Sep. 12 - Nov. 14, 3:45-4:40pm
WHERE: Chaos Studios, 247 Water St., Suite 202, Dumbo, NY
AGES: 5-8
WHAT: In this class, students will learn theatre games, improvisation, listening and communication skills, as well as how to devise an original play.
WANT TO GO? $30. 914-341-2959. pigeonholedtheater.org/classes-for-kids.

Pigeonholed Theater Company's Acting Technique and Scene Study Classes
WHEN: Sep. 12 - Nov. 14, 4:45-5:45pm
WHERE: Chaos Studios, 247 Water St., Suite 202, DUMBO, NY
AGES: 9-17
WHAT: This class incorporates both improvisation and scene study with a focus on Meisner, movement, and voice and speech.
WANT TO GO? $30. 914-341-2959. pigeonholedtheater.org/classes-for-kids.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of NYC’s 14th Annual Walk for the Kids
WHEN: Saturday, Sep. 15, 7:30AM - 2:00PM
WHERE: The Neathermead, 95 Prospect Park West, Prospect Lefferts Garden, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: The fun-filled day will kick off with a 5K walk, followed by a picnic as part of Nickelodeon’s Worldwide Day of Play.
WANT TO GO? $20; free for children 18 and younger . 212-686-2042. walkforthekids.org.

NYC Runs: Squirrel Stampede 5K and 10K Race FREE
WHEN: Saturday, Sep. 29, 9am-2pm
WHERE: Governors Island, Ferries leave from Brooklyn Bridge Park Pier 6 and 10 South Street, Manhattan, New York Harbor , NY
AGES: 3 and older
WHAT: Join for a 5K or 10K stampede with views of Manhattan, Brooklyn, and the Statue of Liberty, and a post-race party.
WANT TO GO? 212-440-2200. govisland.com.

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