events

Garden Crawl – District 15 School Garden Open House Day

JOIN US TO GROW COMMUNITY! en español a continuación Our School Garden at The Children’s School is participating! Ten of our public school gardens will open their gates on one special day! Garden Train, the District 15 School Gardens Consortium, will host the 1st Annual Brooklyn School Gardens Crawl on Saturday, September 29. The Crawl is a community…

Aaron Blabey Author Event

Our 2nd through 5th graders had such a fun time with acclaimed author, Aaron Blabey. Mr. Blabey read from his Bad Guys books, talked to the kids about why he became an author and even sketched out a few of his characters during the Q&A session at the end. Kirkus reviews says of The Bad…

Author Visit: Javaka Steptoe

On March 28, third and fifth graders were treated to a visit by the 2017 Caldecott award winning author Javaka Steptoe. Here’s a description of his book, “Radiant Child” Jean-Michel Basquiat and his unique, collage-style paintings rocketed to fame in the 1980s as a cultural phenomenon unlike anything the art world had ever seen. But…

New York International Children’s Film Festival

It’s time! NY Int’l Children’s Film Festival 2018 is just around the corner and will be showcasing the best new films for ages 3-18. The Festival is packed full of fantastic film programs for your family this year and, even better, our school earns $3 back for every ticket you purchase! Celebrate the best new international films…