Back-2-School Jam

Join us at the 10th Annual Back to School Jam, Building Strong Families: I live here, I work here, I play here, celebrating the start of the school year and the milestone of entering kindergarten. Children and families will enjoy a fun filled event with back to school crafts, snacks, music, giveaways and more.

All programs are included with the price of Museum Admission.

Ambulance Tour
11:00am–2:00pm | All ages
Take a peek inside a Brooklyn Hospital Center ambulance parked right outside the Museum to find out!

Fire Truck Tour
11:00am–2:00pm | All ages
Take a tour on a real fire truck and meet a real firefighter

Back To School Play Mobile
11:00am–3:00pm | All ages
Try your hand at activities such as basketball, volleyball, soccer, relay races, tug-o-war, jump roping, & arts & crafts.

Bouncy House
11:00am–3:00pm | All ages
Have fun bouncing in the Wall-E- bouncy house…it’s Bounce-Terrific!

Circle Time
11:00–11:30am | All ages
Listen to fun tales led by Brooklyn Public Library.

Yummy, Yummy In My Tummy!
11:30am–1:30pm | Ages 2½–5yrs
Join Brooklyn Hospital Center's Dr. Sonia Desikan for a fun presentation on preparing delicious foods for school lunch.

Back To School Art
11:30am–1:30pm | Ages 2½–5yrs
Celebrate going to big-kid-school by making a back to school craft!

Snack Time
12:00–2:00pm | All ages
Go upstairs for a tasty snack between activities.

Story Time with Hweyon Yum: Author & Illustrator of Mom, It’s My First Day of Kindergarten!
12:30–1:00pm | All ages

Lunchbox Art
12:30–1:30pm | All ages
Decorate a snazzy school lunchbox to take home.

Animal Adventures
1:00–1:30pm | All ages

Back-To-School Raffle
1:45–2:00pm | All ages
Do you have a winning ticket? Stop by for a chance to win cool prizes for back to school!

Sensory Room Family Hours
2:00–4:45pm | All ages
This is an inclusive space that engages kids of all abilities.

Back To School Jam: Dance Party!
2:00–3:00pm | All ages
Show off your best moves!

September 3
Tales of Wonder
September 4
Art Kids