Calendar

 

Apr
26
Wed
Girls Prep Lower East Side Elementary School Tour @ Girls Prep Lower East Side Elementary School
Apr 26 @ 9:00 am – 9:30 am

Girls Prep Lower East Side Elementary School is an all-girls, single sex elementary school on the Lower East Side of New York City. Girls Prep Lower East Side Elementary is the first all-girls charter school in New York City. It was founded in 2005 and serves grades K-4. School tours are the perfect opportunity to get a firsthand look at our schools. The visits themselves last approximately 30 minutes, during which you will have the opportunity to learn about our school from the Family Coordinator, receive a tour of the facility, and see our scholars and faculty in action. 

Comedians You Should Know @ The Gutter
Apr 26 @ 9:00 pm – 10:45 pm

Every Wednesday the Comedians You Should Know collective brings their signature Chicago-style stand up showcase to The Gutter in Brooklyn for an intimate night of comedy with NYC’s funniest. This week features Hadiyah Robinson (BET), Emma Willmann (Colbert), Alingon Mitra (Comedy Central), Mike Lebovitz (Last Comic Standing), and more! Hosted by David Drake. 

Apr
28
Fri
Pilates @ Prospect Park @ Audubon Center
Apr 28 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Come to the Park for free pilates classes. Shaping Up has never been this easy!

 

Map It Fridays, 12 – 1 p.m.
Audubon Center

Shape Up NYC

Join us for an introductory class to the Pilates method. These conditioning exercises can create length in the body, and improve flexibility and strength. Please bring your own mat. The class is open to adults and seniors and no registration is required.

Shaping Up has never been this easy! Shape Up NYC offers free fitness classes every week at dozens of locations across the five boroughs. Shape Up NYC classes are taught by expert fitness instructors who know how to make fitness fun. Class offerings are varied and include aerobics, yoga, pilates and zumba. 

Escape from the Time Travel Lab – Real Escape Room NYC vol. 2 @ Real Escape NY
Apr 28 @ 6:30 pm

Activate the time machine!

You are trapped in the mysterious laboratory, where they claim to study time travel. The door is locked. A lot of hidden clues await you. You wonder if they really managed to travel through time… If you cannot find the key to open the exit, you will drop into the spatiotemporal distortion and disappear forever. Will you be able to escape from the time travel lab?

Max capacity for each game is 11 people. All participants of the same slot will be will be working together as one team to escape. Individual players are also welcome. It is not necessary for participants to make a team of 11 people in order to play.

If you would like to make a team with your friends and do not want other players to join you, please purchase all the tickets of a certain time slot, which is 11 tickets. If you cannot purchase all 11 tickets, it means someone has already purchased 1 or more tickets at that time slot.

Apr
29
Sat
Greenmarket and Grand Army Plaza
Apr 29 @ 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm

At what other market can you do all your food shopping, sample local wine, and take walk in Prospect Park? Open since 1989, Grand Army Plaza is the flagship Brooklyn market.

EBT/Food Stamps and WIC & Senior FMNP coupons accepted year-round.

For a full calendar of events and a list of sellers visit the GrowNYC website.

The market is located at Grand Army Plaza, at  the intersection of Prospect Park West and Flatbush Avenue.

http://www.prospectpark.org/calendar/event/greenmarket-gap 

Nature’s Helpers @ Audubon Center
Apr 29 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Audubon Center

Spend time outside enjoying nature while helping to keep the Park clean. Families can take a tour of the Park and its waterways and help keep it clean along the way. Gloves, garbage bags and trash grabbers will be provided.  http://www.prospectpark.org/calendar/event/nature-helpers 

Escape from the Time Travel Lab – Real Escape Room NYC vol. 2 @ Real Escape NY
Apr 29 @ 6:30 pm

Activate the time machine!

You are trapped in the mysterious laboratory, where they claim to study time travel. The door is locked. A lot of hidden clues await you. You wonder if they really managed to travel through time… If you cannot find the key to open the exit, you will drop into the spatiotemporal distortion and disappear forever. Will you be able to escape from the time travel lab?

Max capacity for each game is 11 people. All participants of the same slot will be will be working together as one team to escape. Individual players are also welcome. It is not necessary for participants to make a team of 11 people in order to play.

If you would like to make a team with your friends and do not want other players to join you, please purchase all the tickets of a certain time slot, which is 11 tickets. If you cannot purchase all 11 tickets, it means someone has already purchased 1 or more tickets at that time slot.

Apr
30
Sun
Brooklyn Literary Pub Crawl @ Henry Street Ale House
Apr 30 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Journey in the literary and cultural past of one of the world’s most famous boroughs. This tour will take you to several cool Brooklyn pubs closely connected to some of the literary greats of the neighborhood. Guides will tell you stories of the neighborhood, the writer’s who lived there, and perform some snippets of their work.

Run by the folks who run the Greenwich Village Literary Pub Crawl for over 17 years, entertaining thousands of people in the underground gem. With passionate recitations, charmingly dashing guides, and a buttload* of wit- this is a tour not miss.

Hope to see you there!

*buttload is an actual form of measurement for alcohol. 1 buttload = 126 gallons or 2 hogshead

Nature on the Go! @ Prospect Park, Audubon Center
Apr 30 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Audubon Center

Play animal charades, pretend to be a bat trying to catch a moth, or join many other fun and active nature games. A Naturalist will lead children and families to areas near the Audubon Center, where you can be active and learn about the nature that is all around us! Meet at theAudubon Center.  http://www.prospectpark.org/calendar/event/nature-on-the-go 

Nature’s Helpers @ Audubon Center
Apr 30 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Audubon Center

Spend time outside enjoying nature while helping to keep the Park clean. Families can take a tour of the Park and its waterways and help keep it clean along the way. Gloves, garbage bags and trash grabbers will be provided.  http://www.prospectpark.org/calendar/event/nature-helpers