SO.....For fun in August in Brooklyn, bring the family to the Brooklyn Children’s Museum’s annual Taste of Brooklyn foodie celebration for kids! You can join in delicious workshops run by local Brooklyn cooks and restaurants. The event runs on both Saturday and Sunday.
Here's some idea of the yummy possibilities:
Ice Cream Fun: Learn about the culture behind ice cream. Sample delicious ice cream flavors and create an ice cream collage to take home
Super Foxy Sweets: Introduce the kids to delicious vegan candy, confections and baked treats made at a small kitchen in Brooklyn!
Handstand Kids The Handstand Kids Cookbook Company creates international cookbook kits that introduce children to the culture, language, and cuisine of a new country. They will show the kids how to make healthy snacks from around the world!
Special Book Reading and Author Appearance: Yvette Garfield of Handstand Kids, of the Handstand Kids Cookbooks will meet young fans and inspire them to read, write, and cook!
Participants: Sun In Bloom, Brooklyn Swirl, Super Foxy Sweets, Tasty Kids, Annie Mae’s Cheesecake and More!
Get the complete schedule here.
Other Fun Things to Do with Kids in BrooklynThe Brooklyn Children's Museum is one of the best outings in Brooklyn for families. But it's not the only one!
- Still looking for fun things to do with younger children, from up to ten or so, in Brooklyn? Check out: Activities Kids 10 and Under Will Love (in Brooklyn)
- Or, looking ahead to Halloween in October? That's something that children can start planning for months in advance. Find out what's happening locally. Halloween Fun for Brooklyn Kids
- For history buffs, or for kids who are fascinated by how Americans used to live, check out the wonderful programs in Prospect Park's Lefferts House. Lefferts Historic House. It's free!
- The calendar year holds many special events and things to prepare for. For instance, holidays such as Valentine's Day pick up everyone's spirits in mid-winter. Find out what happens on Valentines Day for Kids in Brooklyn