Building Back Better at Brooklyn Navy Yard

Fri, Jul 9 2021
8:30 am – 10:30 am
Brooklyn Navy Yard

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Follow clues about history, art, and food at the Brooklyn Navy Yard on a scavenger hunt for the chance to win prizes! Throughout the afternoon, families will see pizza and bagels being made and discover details in paintings, sculptures, and photographs by Yard-based artists in Atmosphere for Invention, an exhibition at Building 77. They'll also have the chance to meet featured artist Jackie Meier for a mystery challenge and participate in storytime and drawing workshops with children's book and comics illustrator Ruth Chan. Participants will also receive a reading guide that includes books that are illustrated or written by authors and illustrators who work at the Brooklyn Navy Yard!

This space is open to the public. Pre-registration is not required to attend, but registered attendees will receive priority for activity supplies.

 

Location: Building 77 , 141 Flushing Avenue (at Vanderbilt Avenue)

 

COVID Safety:

The Yard is aware of the CDC's new guidance regarding mask utilization for fully vaccinated people, and while we are tracking the updated guidance carefully, at this time the Yard is NOT changing its mask requirement. The existing policy, requiring that all companies, their employees, and visitors wear masks while in our indoor common areas or on our docks.

Learn more about the Yard and COVID policies at: https://brooklynnavyyard.org/visit/publicspaces

Join the Brooklyn Cultural Adventures Program this summer with daily virtual programs and weekly in-person events.

We're exploring artists, creators, and nature's builders this summer with our theme Building Back Better. Join us as we explore science, nature, culture, and art with our partners each weekday at 9:30 am. Practice some selfcare to help you grow, and get live, hands-on experiences to explore how inspiration for rebuilding can be found all around us. Check the "BCAP at Home" tag for more events!

Thank You to Our Sponsors

Brooklyn Cultural Adventures Program is made possible by major leadership support from the Martha A. Rubin Fund, as well as generous support from the Stavros Niarchos Foundation, the Novack Family Foundation and the Brooklyn Eagles—a group of young and engaged supporters of Brooklyn Public Library.

Brooklyn Navy Yard
Building 77
Brooklyn, NY 11205

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Follow clues about history, art, and food at the Brooklyn Navy Yard on a scavenger hunt for the chance to win prizes! Throughout the afternoon, families will see pizza and bagels being made and discover details in paintings, sculptures, and photographs by Yard-based artists in Atmosphere for Invention, an exhibition at Building 77. They'll also have the chance to meet featured artist Jackie Meier for a mystery challenge and participate in storytime and drawing workshops with children's book and comics illustrator Ruth Chan. Participants will also receive a reading guide that includes books that are illustrated or written by authors and illustrators who work at the Brooklyn Navy Yard!

This space is open to the public. Pre-registration is not required to attend, but registered attendees will receive priority for activity supplies.

 

Location: Building 77 , 141 Flushing Avenue (at Vanderbilt Avenue)

 

COVID Safety:

The Yard is aware of the CDC's new guidance regarding mask utilization for fully vaccinated people, and while we are tracking the updated guidance carefully, at this time the Yard is NOT changing its mask requirement. The existing policy, requiring that all companies, their employees, and visitors wear masks while in our indoor common areas or on our docks.

Learn more about the Yard and COVID policies at: https://brooklynnavyyard.org/visit/publicspaces

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