LOVE this playground. Incorporates natural elements into the playground. Lots (for nyc) of open space for unstructured play too. Great way for city kids to get in a bit of nature play but in a contained area (hopefully) free of dog waste (as a dog owner, trust me there us no inch of grass outside the playgrounds year hasn't been peed/pooped on by dogs). The gate is (most likely still) broke... More
Art Farm is a little pricey for us but check Yipit/Groupon/living social type sites as they often offer good deals. The mid-day open play is a lot of bang for your buck if your kid doesn't need a nap then (12-3 I believe but check website). Play room, art activities, and a petting zoo!
Love this library. My son loves the separate book drop (shaped like an elephant) in the children's section. Really helps part with favorite books. Lots of great storytimes and events for little ones. Helpful staff. We basically live there.