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Thursday, July 24: Blooming naturalists

Blooming naturalists: Play games and activities and learn all about birds. Free. 1–2 pm. Prospect Park Audubon Center, Enter park at Lincoln Road and Ocean Avenue, (718) 287-3400, www.prospectpark.org/audubon

Thursday, July 24: Blooming naturalist

Blooming naturalist: Children use fun games and activities to learn what makes birds so special. Free. Noon–4 pm. Prospect Park Audubon Center, Enter park at Lincoln Road and Ocean Avenue, (718) 287-3400, www.prospectpark.org/audubon

Thursday, July 24: Sensory room

Sensory room: For children with Autism Spectrum Disorder and their families. Space limited, first come first served. Free with museum admission. 11:30 am–12:30 pm and 2:30–3:30 pm. Brooklyn Children’s Museum, 145 Brooklyn Ave. at St. Marks Avenue, (718) 735-4400, www.brooklynkids.org

Thursday, July 24: Carousel

Carousel: Take a ride on the park’s historic carousel. $2 per ride ($9/a book of 5 tickets). Noon–6 pm. Prospect Park Children’s Corner, @@452 Flatbush Ave. at Ocean Avenue@@, , www.prospectpark.org/visit/places/carousel

Thursday, July 24: “Ai Weiwei: According to What?”

“Ai Weiwei: According to What?”: The first North American survey of the work of the provocative Chinese conceptual artist, sculptor, photographer, filmmaker, and activist. $12 (suggested). 11 am–10 pm. Brooklyn Museum, 200 Eastern Pkwy. at Washington Avenue, (718) 638-5000, www.brooklynmuseum.org

Thursday, July 24: “Submerged Motherlands”

“Submerged Motherlands”: Swoon creates a site-specific installation in the museum’s rotunda gallery. $12 (suggested). 11 am–10 pm. Brooklyn Museum, 200 Eastern Pkwy. at Washington Avenue, (718) 638-5000, www.brooklynmuseum.org

Thursday, July 24: “Anatomy of a Powerhouse: Electrifying the El”

“Anatomy of a Powerhouse: Electrifying the El”: Archival photo exhibition showing construction and early operation of the 74th Street Powerhouse. $7 ($5 for children 2–17 and seniors, free for members and children under 2). 10 am–4 pm. New York Transit Museum, Boerum Place at Schermerhorn Street, (718) 694-1600, www.mta.info/mta/museum

Thursday, July 24: Play Streets

Play Streets: The Police Athletic League is providing a safe environment for children to play in. Free. 9 am – 5 pm. Fox Playground, @@East 52nd St. and Avenue H@@, , Http://www.palnyc.org

Thursday, July 24: Cosmic Yoga

Cosmic Yoga: $15. 10 am, Noon, 7 pm. Body Actualized Center, 143 Troutman St. between Central and Evergreen avenues, (347) 770–1437, bodyactualized.org

Thursday, July 24: Pop-Up Pool

Pop-Up Pool: Jump in the water is fine. The 30 by 50 foot pool includes a sandy beach and play area with food and drinks from Lizzmonade and swim lessons available. Free. 10 am–6 pm. Pier 2 Uplands, @@Furman St. and Columbia Street@@,

Wednesday, July 23: Arrested Development Bingo

Arrested Development Bingo: Win free drinks and frozen bananas while watching episodes of cult comedy “Arrested Development.” Free. 8:30 pm. Videology, @@308 Bedford Ave. at S. First Street@@, , www.videology.info

Wednesday, July 23: Brooklyn Bridge Park: Wednesday Night Tours

Brooklyn Bridge Park: Wednesday Night Tours: Learn about the history, ecology, and design of Brooklyn Bridge Park from scholars and community members; see website for schedule. Free. 6:30 pm. Brooklyn Bridge Park, Pier 1, @@Enter at Old Fulton St. near Furman Street@@, , www.brooklynbridgepark.org

Wednesday, July 23: “Cry Baby”

“Cry Baby”: Based on the 1950’s Baltimore with a heart of gold girl. Free. 7 pm. Mccaren Park , @@N. 12th St. and Bedford Avenue@@, , www.nycgovparks.org

Wednesday, July 23: ” Person, Place, Thing”

” Person, Place, Thing”: Emmy Award-winning writer Randy Cohen returns to record his podcast and public radio show, this time with guest Jonathan Ames, Brooklyn novelist and creator/ executive producer of the celebrated HBO series, Bored to Death. $5 (Free for members). 6:30 pm. Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont St. at Clinton Street, (718) 222-4111, www.brooklynhistory.org

Wednesday, July 23: “Submerged Motherlands”

“Submerged Motherlands”: Swoon creates a site-specific installation in the museum’s rotunda gallery. $12 (suggested). 11 am–6 pm. Brooklyn Museum, 200 Eastern Pkwy. at Washington Avenue, (718) 638-5000, www.brooklynmuseum.org