Sunday Sep 22

Festival Day & Literary Market

Borough Hall, Brooklyn

Saturday Sep 21

Children’s Day

MetroTech Commons, Brooklyn

September 16 - 23

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Art Spot, MetroTech Commons

September 21, 2019
11:00 am

Learning through Play!

Join the creators of Odd Dot's Tinkeractive Workbook series and get ready to tinker, make, and engineer with core science and math concepts. Perfect for Kindergarteners to 2nd graders and learners of all types, this hands-on session will get kids exploring flight and distance, building a working catapult, and modifying it to make it shoot farther! Plus crafts to take home and prizes!
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09/21/2019 11:00 am 09/21/2019 America/New_York Art Spot, MetroTech Commons - Brooklyn Book Festival Join the creators of Odd Dot's Tinkeractive Workbook series and get ready to tinker, make, and engineer with core science and math concepts. Perfect for Kindergarteners to 2nd graders and learners of all types, this hands-on session will get kids exploring flight and distance, building a working catapult, and modifying it to make it shoot farther! Plus crafts to take home and prizes! Art Spot, MetroTech Commons, New York Brooklyn Book Festival MM/DD/YYYY 1440 false BKBF aEZeljLrUzgycbMXqmbt29386

September 21, 2019
11:30 am

Learning through Play!

Join the creators of Odd Dot's Tinkeractive Workbook series and get ready to tinker, make, and engineer with core science and math concepts. Perfect for Kindergarteners to 2nd graders and learners of all types, this hands-on session will get kids exploring flight and distance, building a working catapult, and modifying it to make it shoot farther! Plus crafts to take home and prizes!
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09/21/2019 11:30 am 09/21/2019 America/New_York Art Spot, MetroTech Commons - Brooklyn Book Festival Join the creators of Odd Dot's Tinkeractive Workbook series and get ready to tinker, make, and engineer with core science and math concepts. Perfect for Kindergarteners to 2nd graders and learners of all types, this hands-on session will get kids exploring flight and distance, building a working catapult, and modifying it to make it shoot farther! Plus crafts to take home and prizes! Art Spot, MetroTech Commons, New York Brooklyn Book Festival MM/DD/YYYY 1440 false BKBF aEZeljLrUzgycbMXqmbt29386

September 21, 2019
12:00 pm

Painter in Action: Award Winning Illustrator Elisha Cooper

Watch a children’s book artist at work! Watercolor artist Elisha CooperRiver — creates a painting before your very eyes, demonstrating his technique and inspiration. Follow the breathtaking adventure of River as a traveler and her canoe begin their trek down the Hudson River.
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09/21/2019 12:00 pm 09/21/2019 America/New_York Art Spot, MetroTech Commons - Brooklyn Book Festival Watch a children’s book artist at work! Watercolor artist Elisha CooperRiver — creates a painting before your very eyes, demonstrating his technique and inspiration. Follow the breathtaking adventure of River as a traveler and her canoe begin their trek down the Hudson River. Art Spot, MetroTech Commons, New York Brooklyn Book Festival MM/DD/YYYY 1440 false BKBF aEZeljLrUzgycbMXqmbt29386

September 21, 2019
1:30 pm

Paper Creations with Lorraine Nam

Join artist Lorraine NamLook Up With Me — as she demonstrates how to make papercut illustrations, the technique that she used to create her book about Neil deGrasse Tyson's life, the inspiring tale of how he became a world-famous astrophysicist.
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09/21/2019 1:30 pm 09/21/2019 America/New_York Art Spot, MetroTech Commons - Brooklyn Book Festival Join artist Lorraine NamLook Up With Me — as she demonstrates how to make papercut illustrations, the technique that she used to create her book about Neil deGrasse Tyson's life, the inspiring tale of how he became a world-famous astrophysicist. Art Spot, MetroTech Commons, New York Brooklyn Book Festival MM/DD/YYYY 1440 false BKBF aEZeljLrUzgycbMXqmbt29386

September 21, 2019
2:30 pm

Michelle Tea and Mike Perry

Join author and aquarian super-scribe Michelle Tea and illustrator Mike Perry to create celestial drawings and learn about astrology with a contemporary twist.
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09/21/2019 2:30 pm 09/21/2019 America/New_York Art Spot, MetroTech Commons - Brooklyn Book Festival Join author and aquarian super-scribe Michelle Tea and illustrator Mike Perry to create celestial drawings and learn about astrology with a contemporary twist. Art Spot, MetroTech Commons, New York Brooklyn Book Festival MM/DD/YYYY 1440 false BKBF aEZeljLrUzgycbMXqmbt29386