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Right of Spring- A Puppet Pageant

Puppet Making Workshop with The Puppeteers Cooperative

May 7 @ 11:00 am12:00 pm

Old Stone House


Suggested Ages: All

Join an annual rite will feature a bevy of colorful puppets and a whimsical story about a profound struggle. The puppet pageant is for all ages and features live, get a move on music. The theme is curiosity, freedom of speech and information and the love of books — all kinds of books. Books that argue. Books that contradict other books. Books that tell us something we never knew or remind us of who we are, where we’ve been and where we can go as long as we keep learning.

Presented by The Puppeteers Cooperative.

Prospect Park Zoo

This former menagerie is designed to allow up-close animal viewing, perfect for families with young children who want to learn about wildlife.

Explore a Discovery Trail and encounter 400 animals of 150 species including red pandas, dingos, procupines and a host of beautiful birds. Visit unique small cats, sea lions and Chinese-big headed turtles.

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Classical Kids Fair

WQXR is heading to Brooklyn for the Classical Kids Fair at Brooklyn Children’s Museum. Families can experience live performances, an instrument petting zoo, arts and crafts, radio and dance workshops, and more. Listen, look, and play alongside WQXR and our friends from the Brooklyn Conservatory of Music, The Little Orchestra Society, and Dancers of the Met.

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J.J. Byrne Playground & Old Stone House

Enjoy lots of modern climbing equipment juxtaposed with colonial themes inspired by the adjacent Old Stone House, site of the 1776 Battle of Brooklyn. Explore a submarine periscope and interactive panels depicting the historic battle among natural stone and rustic pavement, then attack your enemies with water cannons.

A gated toddler area features bucket swings,…

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Zucker Natural Exploration Area

Strategically placed branches and stumps of trees damaged by storms and other materials from within Prospect Park invite engagement nature and unstructured play in this magical playground. several areas to explore including sand for digging and water features for pumping and splashing.

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