Events for Youth & Families

A variety of entertaining, engaging, and educational events for children and families including art workshops, circus performances, dance workshops, magic arts, music, puppetry, storytelling, and theatrical performances.

Events for Youth & Families are made possible through generous support from the Estate of Pearl S. Reuillard in memory of her parents Yetta and Louis Schwartz.

Format: 1/21/2017

Saturday, January 28, 2017

Image of the character Alice from Alice in Wonderland
After Alice tumbles down a mysterious rabbit hole, she finds herself in a strange land.  With the help of a Cheshire Cat, an astute Caterpillar, The Queen of Hearts, the Mock Turtle and the Mad Hatter, Alice finds her way home in...
Sat, Jan 28
1:00 pm

Saturday, February 4, 2017

CBA Culture & Arts Center, will light up the stage in celebration of Chinese New Year, the year of the Rooster! An incredible celebration with music, magic, dance, and singing. This amazing show will touch the hearts of all children, and the...
Sat, Feb 4
1:00 pm

Saturday, February 11, 2017

Performing in elaborate masks to the explosive percussion of a corps of brilliant drummers, Kotchegna Dance Company's irresistible excitement and pulsating rhythms are an experience to behold. Join master dancer and percussionist Vado Diomande...
Sat, Feb 11
1:00 pm

Saturday, February 18, 2017

Join us for a fun, free Family Movie! Sign up here to find out about Brooklyn Public Library’s cultural programs right in your Inbox, and never miss out on a sold-out event again!
Sat, Feb 18
1:00 pm

Saturday, February 25, 2017

To young Lemuel, who has escaped slavery in Georgia, life in Gettysburg is everything he had dreamed it would be. His ideas about the North and the South, as well as what it means to be a free man, are challenged, however, when he unexpectedly...
Sat, Feb 25
1:00 pm

Saturday, March 4, 2017

Get ready to hop, holler, sing along and sneeze along - NYC’s award-winning Erin Lee and the Up Past Bedtime Band are making funky family music for kids and their grownups. Featuring quirky songs and stories about zany families, field trips,...
Sat, Mar 4
1:00 pm

Saturday, March 18, 2017

Bring the whole family to celebrate comics! Meet incredible local comic creators and other comic fans! Participate in panels, workshops, demo tech and games, win prizes and more! Sign up here to find out about Brooklyn Public Library’s...
Sat, Mar 18
12:00 pm

Saturday, March 25, 2017

Members of Ensemble ACJW are alumni or current fellows of The Academy, a two-year fellowship program of Carnegie Hall, The Juilliard School, and The Weill Music Institute in partnership with the New York City Department of Education, designed to...
Sat, Mar 25
1:00 pm