Check out the SkipKid weekend roundup for November 7-8!


Storytime: Rosie Revere, Engineer and Iggy Peck, Architect Storytime at Barnes & Noble, Park Slope.
On Saturday November 7, enjoy a special storytime featuring the titles Iggy Peck, Architect and Rosie Revere, Engineer. All ages are welcome to attend the free reading which starts at 11:00 AM. Barnes and Noble, Park SLope is located at 267 7th. Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11215

Sol y Canto at Bam, Fort Greene
On Saturday, November 7, this pan-Latin musical ensemble, led by veteran artist-educators Rosi and Brian Amador will present two bilingual concerts for kids 2-5. Both performances will be at the Peter Jay Sharp Building, BAM Cafe, 30 Lafayette Avenue, in Fort Greene. Shows are at 10:30 AM and 2 PM. Tickets cost: $10 and can be purchased here.

Play Practice Babies and Parents at Bend and Bloom, Park Slope.
On Saturday, November 7, sing, dance, and stretch with your baby at this special event designed for working parents. The weekend event will focus on baby-centered activities such as an obstacle course, literacy and language building games. You’ll explore nursery rhymes in a new light, sing and dance together, and get a much needed stretch! Play Practice Babies incorporates music and song, elements of Brain Gym, American Sign Language, and story time to support developing verbal and motor skills. Dads, caregivers, and stay-at-home moms welcome, too! The cost is $25 per pair, $10 additional parent. Workshops must be paid in full at time of reservation and are non-refundable. Bend & Bloom credit is available for cancellations with at least 24 hours’ notice. Bend and Bloom Yoga is located at 708 Sackett Street between 4th & 5th Avenues, Brooklyn, NY 11217. Call for more info: (347) 987-3162.

House of Song Celebration at The Bell House, Gowanus
On Sunday, November 8th, join Pete Sinjin with a full band performance of his new family album House of Song. Other festivities include face painting, crafts and door prizes! Homemade organic kid and grown-up friendly lunch will be available for purchase and the bar will be OPEN! Doors open at 11 — concert will start at 11:30. Tickets are $10 in advance, $15 at the door. The Bell House is located at 149 7th Street, Brooklyn NY 11215.

Wise Heart Story Yoga, Book Court, Cobble Hill.

On Sunday, November 8, this experiential story hour will combine the creative poses of yoga with books on movement, nature and animals. This class will have kids moving, Om-ing, and jumping between being entranced by the written word. It’s a great class for kids 18 months to five years and takes place at 11 AM. (Adult participation encouraged)

Court Street Spectacular Street Fair, Brooklyn Heights.
On Sunday, November 8, kids of all ages are invited to the Court Street Spectacular Street Fair in Brooklyn Heights. There will be rides, shopping, food and crafts! The festival is held on Court Street between Joralemon and Atlantic Avenue between 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM