BPL Outdoors: Cooper Park
Brooklyn Public Library — Cooper Park
We are bringing the library outdoors - to Cooper Park, at the corner of Maspeth and Morgan Avenues! Join staff from your local branches (DeKalb, Washington Irving, Leonard, and Greenpoint, plus more) for a safe and fun festival in the park. You can make or renew a library card at our Bookmobile, and even check out books! Brooklyn Public Library's own Test and Trace staff will be providing masks and information about COVID and the vaccines. We'll have tables with information about library services and summer reading, plus the following community partners: Friends of Cooper Park Plants for the People Clean Bushwick Initiative RiseBoro Community Partnership - Bushwick Grows Community Farm Throughout the day (12 - 4pm) we'll have a scavenger hunt to help you explore the park! Additional activities will be scheduled, including: storytimes in English and Spanish, plus a self-guided storywalk park clean-up with community partners tree identification workshop with community partners plant workshop with community partners No registration is required. Masks are required (ages 2 and up) and physical distancing will be enforced. The festival will be based in the center of the park, by the bathrooms. Please feel free to email email@example.com with any questions!