Photo by Kenn Shinabery (http://kennshinabery212.deviantart.com/)
On Sat., Sept. 24 and Sun., Sept. 25, listen to costumed storyteller Mabel recount her experiences as the subway’s first female conductor in an interactive, imaginary ride on an IRT Local train. For ages 5+.
Then, on Sat., October 1,paint a vibrant underwater scene inspired by the Red Bird subway cars that now reside in the Atlantic Ocean as recycled homes to fish. For ages 4+.
That same day, head to MTA Transit Museum’s Technology Lab for Transit Comic Strips. You’ll design transit-themed comic strips of your own using archival and current photos of buses and subways and Comic Life software. Space is Limited. Call (718) 694-1792 to reserve a spot. For ages 6+.
MTA Transit Museum
130 Livingston Street