Events for Active Kids in Brooklyn in January

Events for Active Kids in Brooklyn in January

These events are perfect for active kids who love to move and shake. Keep active in Manhattan this January, 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.

DreamWorks Trolls The Experience
WHEN: Nov. 15 - May. 31, Monday-Friday, 10am-8pm; Saturday-Sunday, 9am-8pm
WHERE: 218 W. 57th St., 218 W. 57th St., Midtown, NY
AGES: 3-12
WHAT: Guided by a rainbow path, visitors will sing, dance, hug, and celebrate alongside DreamWorks Trolls.
WANT TO GO? $40. 800-844-3545. trollstheexperience.com.

Story Time and Yoga Workshop FREE
WHEN: Tuesday, Jan. 1, 11:30am
WHERE: Greenlight Bookstore, 686 Fulton St., Fort Greene, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: This special event features yoga teachers reading yoga-themed books and an activity where young yogis will learn kid-friendly yoga poses.
WANT TO GO? 718-246-0200. greenlightbookstore.com.

January Evening Yoga Series – Breathe in the New Year!
WHEN: Jan. 4 - 25, 6:30-7:30pm
WHERE: Blood Root Valley (Greenbelt), 700 Rockland Ave., Staten Island, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Begin the new year with an evening of indoor yoga practice through a series of four classes for people of all experience levels. Stretch, breathe, and relax your way into 2019.
WANT TO GO? $10 donation. 718-351-3450. sigreenbelt.org.

Winter Yoga
WHEN: Sunday, Jan. 6, 2-3pm
WHERE: Brooklyn Botanic Garden, 1000 Washington Ave., Crown Heights, NY
AGES: 13 and older
WHAT: Sarah Schumann will lead this all-levels yoga class that emphasizes warming and opening the body through yoga postures, breathing exercises, and guided meditation. 
WANT TO GO? $15; $8 seniors and students; free for children 12 and younger. 718-623-7200. bbg.org.

New York Islanders vs. New York Rangers
WHEN: Saturday, Jan. 12, 1pm
WHERE: Barclays Center, 620 Atlantic Ave., Prospect Heights/Park Slope, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: See the Islanders take on the Rangers in this inter-borough showdown. Which team are you rooting for?
WANT TO GO? $75 and up. 917-618-6100. barclayscenter.com.

Storytime & Sensory Lounge
WHEN: Jan. 15 - Apr. 2, Tuesdays, 9:20 am
WHERE: Spark by Brooklyn Children's Museum, 1 John St., Dumbo, NY
AGES: 3-5
WHAT: Children and caregivers explore their senses in this interactive class that includes song, storytelling, dramatic role-play, and an art project.
WANT TO GO? $36. 718-852-2470. brooklynkids.org/spark.

TOT Train has arrived!
WHEN: Friday, Jan. 25, 2PM
WHERE: Bay Ridge Jewish Center(BRJC), Fourth Avenue & 81 Street,, Brooklyn, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: Families with children 0-5 years of age and their siblings and caregivers as they enjoy singing, dancing, musical instruments and stories.
WANT TO GO? tbd. 718-836-3103. brjc.org.

Brooklyn Nets vs. New York Knicks
WHEN: Friday, Jan. 25, 7:30pm
WHERE: Barclays Center, 620 Atlantic Ave., Prospect Heights/Park Slope, NY
AGES: All
WHAT: In a showdown between two of the city's basketball teams, which will win? Are you rooting for Brooklyn or Manhattan?
WANT TO GO? $72 and up. 917-618-6100. barclayscenter.com.

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