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Success Academy (SA) sixth-grader Nura Baalla, who lives on the Cobble Hill/Boerum Hill border last weekend became the national champion at the 15th Annual All-Girls Chess Championships in Chicago, in the Under 12 division.
Boerum Hill, Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill, Beyond South Brooklyn

Success Academy (SA) sixth-grader Nura Baalla, who lives on the Cobble Hill/Boerum Hill border, became the national champion at the 15th Annual All-Girls Chess Championships in Chicago last weekend, in the Under 12 division.

Trestle Gallery presents Liminal Worlds with work by Ashley Hope, Elizabeth Insogna, Anne Polashenski and Greg Thielker through  June 6, 2018.
Beyond South Brooklyn

Trestle Gallery presents Liminal Worlds with work by Ashley Hope, Elizabeth Insogna, Anne Polashenski and Greg Thielker with an opening reception on Friday, April 27, from 7pm to 9pm, continuing through  June 6, 2018.

Seventh annual Banjo Toss of the Brooklyn Folk Festival
Brooklyn Heights, Gowanus, Red Hook

The 7th annual Banjo Toss into the Gowanus Canal is one of my favorite events sponsored by Jalopy Theater as part of the Brooklyn Folk Festival!

The Red Hook Criterium returns to the Brooklyn Cruise Terminal for the 11th edition on April 28, 2018
Red Hook

The Red Hook Criterium returns to the Brooklyn Cruise Terminal for the 11th edition on April 28, 2018, with 900 cyclists expected to compete in the 2018 edition. This spectacular event is free for everyone to come watch and enjoy the festival atmosphere.

Common opens the 40th BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival
Park Slope

BRIC KICKS OFF THE YEARLONG 40TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION WITH A FREE CONCERT BY COMMON ON JUNE 5 ALONG WITH ANNUAL OPENING NIGHT GALA HONORING OUTGOING BRIC PRESIDENT LESLIE SCHULTZ FOR HER 13-YEAR LEADERSHIP TO BEGIN THE 2018 BRIC CELEBRATE BROOKLYN! FESTIVAL.

David Bowie is Celebrates an artist's full life
Park Slope, Beyond South Brooklyn

The critically-acclaimed exhibition David Bowie is makes its final stop at the Brooklyn Museum on March 2 through July 15 with an amazing selection of public programs to celebrate the late artist's creative process and cultural impact.

                                SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY:  The Boss bares his life on the stage of the Walter Kerr Theater
Beyond South Brooklyn

Springsteen on Broadway is an intimate look into the life of Bruce Springsteen, with renditions of his hits tailored for the feel of the performance. It was not your usual rock show.

Liquid Assets: New York's Watersheds & Waterways
Brooklyn Heights, Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill, DUMBO, Gowanus, Red Hook, Beyond South Brooklyn

The Museum of the City of New York in Manhattan looks at water during Liquid Assets: New York's Watersheds & Waterways, a conversation with an esteemed panel of environmentalists discussing what New York can do to protect its drinking and recreational water supply in a changing climate.

High Tech the size of the Empire State Building is coming to the Navy Yard
DUMBO, Beyond South Brooklyn

America may never recover its glory as a manufacturing powerhouse, but the Brooklyn Navy Yard is doing what it can, transforming itself from a 20th-century warship builder to a 21st-century high-tech hub.

Super Blue Blood Moon and the Lunar Eclipse CR Mark D Phillips
Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill, Gowanus, Red Hook, Beyond South Brooklyn

On a super cold Wednesday morning on January 31, 2018, a large group of photographers stood in a parking lot in Red Hook, Brooklyn, to try to capture the Super Blue Blood Moon and the Lunar Eclipse with the Statue of Liberty. It did not disappoint.

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