Finance buffs may have a handle on the crisis, but for the rest of us, there’s “Tracking the Credit Crisis,” a video presentation in tandem with a giant wall display (Museum of American Finance, 10 a.m., ongoing). The exhibit follows the complicated course of the crisis, from when the housing bubble began to burst in 2006 to President Obama’s $800 billion stimulus package.
Kids will love storytime at the Met and Treasure Hunt (Friday,10:30 a.m, Reading Room, Nolen Library).
Naturalists lead free arts-and-crafts sessions at Prospect Park (Weekends,1 p.m to 3 p.m.).
Former SNL writer Hannibal Buress hosts Weekly Comedy at the Knitting Factory (Sunday 9 p.m.).