Weekend Quick Picks!
Fri Oct 12 2007
The Three Little Pigs
This free puppet show, courtesy of Teatro SEA, presents the traditional story with a bilingual spin. Salsa and flamenco dancing will have everyone–including that darn wolf–huffing and puffing. Ages 3 and up.
Sat 13 at 1pm. Brooklyn Public Library, Grand Central Branch, Grand Army Plaza at Flatbush Ave, Prospect Heights, Brooklyn (718-230-2100, brooklynpubliclibrary.org). Subway: 2, 3 to Grand Army Plaza. FREE.
Leave it to the good folks of Klutz to give your little tricksters a lesson in pranks and practical jokes from their Encyclopedia of Immaturity. Let’s hope they leave the ol’ Saran-Wrap-over-the-toilet-seat gag at the office. Ages 5 and up.
Sat 13 at 3pm. Scholastic Store, 557 Broadway between Prince and Spring Sts (212-343-6166, scholasticstore.com). Subway: D, F to Broadway–Lafayette St; R to Prince St. FREE.
Hot Peas ‘n Butter
You can rock out this weekend with this duo, whose combination guitar, sax, bass and percussion with songs in Korean, Spanish, Yiddish, Hebrew, French and English will have your kids bopping around in no time. Long-time fans can expect to hear tracks off their latest album, Hot Peas ‘n Butter, Vol.3: Mo Hotta, Mo Butta! Ages 3 and up.
Sun 14 11am-4pm. The Jewish Museum, 1109 Fifth Ave at 92nd St (212-423-3200, jewishmuseum.org). Subway: 6 to 96th St. $15, children under 13 $10.