SPARK by Brooklyn Children's Museum in DUMBO

Upcoming Scheduled Workshops

October 2018 Special Programs at SPARK

Sunday, October 14

SPARK at Sunday Social on Montague Street
11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Montague Street will become a pedestrian zone on Sunday, October 14th during Sunday Social as part of the NYC Weekend Walks, organized by the Montague Street BID. Expect LOTS of family-friendly activities and performances, including outside block play with Imagination Playground blocks from SPARK! Learn about SPARK’s early childhood classes and fun drop-in play hours, and get a discount admission coupon. Click here to learn more.

Saturday, October 20

Brooklyn Bridge Park Harvest Festival!
11:00am – 2:00pm
Join SPARK with the Conservancy and our community partners for this free family festival celebrating the season on Pier 6! Make friendly insect puppets inspired by the creatures at BCM. Learn about SPARK’s early childhood classes and fun drop-in play hours, and get a discount admission coupon; no advanced registration required. Click here to learn more.

Wednesday, October 31

DUMBO-ween at SPARK and Celestine!
11:30am – 5:00pm
Zoinks! Halloween has come to SPARK! Get out your costume and join us for a dance party complete with music, holiday-themed games and hot cider with our friends at Celestine! Have your picture taken with your tot in front of our festive holiday backdrop, play freeze tag and make Halloween art projects. Drop by Celestine’s terrace for Halloween crafts and photo opportunities. Drop-in! RSVP & Click here to learn more.

October 2018 Programs at SPARK

Join in the following drop-in art projects and play opportunities taking place each weekend in October in our Studio. Activities invite young artists to build fine motor skills, explore art making materials, and learn how to make new friends in a communal play space. During October we’re celebrating a whole month of spooky, sticky, and icky crafts. Watch out!

Saturday, October 7 – Sunday, October 8

Silly Paper Bag Puppets
Construct a puppet by adding decorative elements with stickers, stamps, and glue.

Saturday, October 14 – Sunday, October 15

Spider Web Weaving!
Experiment with textiles and weave a spider web!

Saturday, October 21 – Sunday, October 22

Pumpkin Prints
Celebrate the fall season with a pumpkin-themed print.

Saturday, October 28 – Sunday, October 29

Icky Sticky Insect Sculptures
Construct a sculpture by adding decorative elements with stickers, pipe cleaners, and pom poms!

All programs subject to change.