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The Brooklyn Museum will present a variety of public programs for adults, teens, and kids in June 2014 including artist talks, late night events, performances, screenings, and hands-on workshops.
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So now that schools and Colleges are already winding down, many events are piling up to keep all of us busy during the summer months.

Ingersoll Community Center and BRIC present Ronald K. Brown/Evidence, A Dance Company Community Dance Classes Summer/Fall 2014 featured on The South Brooklyn Network.
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Ingersoll Community Center and BRIC present Ronald K. Brown/Evidence, A Dance Company Community Dance Classes Summer/Fall 2014

Jim Creighton Monument restoration unveiled at Green-Wood cemetery.
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Green-Wood cemetery is the final resting place of many of the “fathers” of baseball, as well as many of its earliest participants.

CELEBRATE EARTH WEEK at the Brooklyn Children's Museum, Monday, April 14th - Tuesday, April 22nd, Spend your spring break week at BCM's festival celebrating all things green and sustainable.
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CELEBRATE EARTH WEEK at the Brooklyn Children's Museum!

Monday, April 14th - Tuesday, April 22nd

Starting Saturday, April 12th at 10:00am, Brooklynites can trade in their ice skates and enjoy roller skating on The LeFrak Center's spectacular 16,000 square foot covered rink overlooking Prospect Park Lake
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Starting Saturday, April 12th at 10:00am, Brooklynites can trade in their ice skates for quads and enjoy roller skating on The LeFrak Center's

Brooklyn Botanic Garden’s (BBG) cherry blossom festival, Sakura Matsuri returns for its 33rd year on April 26 and 27, 2014 featured on The South Brooklyn Network.
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Brooklyn Botanic Garden’s (BBG) cherry blossom festival, Sakura Matsuri—popularly considered NYC’s rite of spring and the largest event

Celebrate Fifth Avenue's acclaimed destination restaurants and legendary watering holes on Wednesday, April 9th, from 6:30 - 9:30pm at The Grand Prospect Hall AND support the Old Stone House & Washington Park
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Taste of Fifth Avenue Tickets: $45 in advance available at

Saturday, May 17 for the 2nd annual Bike the Branches, a fun one-day bike ride through Brooklyn
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Join in on Saturday, May 17, starting at 10am for the 2nd annual Bike the Branches, a fun one-day bike ride where you can discover the borough of Brooklyn in an exciting way and support Brooklyn Publi

Judy Chicago, A Butterfly for Pomona, 2012. © Judy Chicago Photo © Donald Woodman
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Presented in Prospect Park April 26 by the Brooklyn Museum and the Prospect Park Alliance

Witness: Art and Civil Rights in the Sixties at the Brooklyn Museum
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In observance of the fiftieth anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Brooklyn Museum debuts Witness: Art and Civil Rights in the Sixties.

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Mikaela Shiffrin wins her third straight Killington Cup in slalom.  ©Mark D Phillips

Today was Mikaela's day to shine during a dreary day at Killington. The weather really was opposite of the excitement as she competed for her third straight Killington Cup slalom podium.