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This summer, a spacecraft named “Rosetta” will rendezvous with the comet Churyumov-Gerasimenko, having traveled 3.7 billion miles.

The Comic Book Theater Festival is coming back to The Brick for “Issue #2” from June 3 - 29, 2014 in Williamsburgh
Beyond South Brooklyn

Comic books, it seems, have always been a part of American life. The popularity of the characters seems to grow exponentially, especially with the blockbuster movies taking over the cineplex.

The Waterfront Museum will be leaving Red Hook for Tribeca and the North River Historic Ship Festival at Hudson River Park's Pier 25 in Tribeca from June 20 - 22. ©Mark D Phillips
Red Hook, Beyond South Brooklyn

Family entertainment aboard the historic Waterfront Museum & Showboat Barge One-day Only. Sunday, June 22 at 1 & 4 pm. First Come, First Served.

USS New York sails past the Statue of Liberty during the 2011 Fleet Week Parade of Ships. ©Mark D Phillips
Red Hook, Beyond South Brooklyn

It's Fleet Week in New York City and Brooklyn is the place to be for the Parade of Ships in the harbor on their way to berths around the waterfront.

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.
Park Slope, Beyond South Brooklyn

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.

Kids at Clay and Brooklyn Sewcial SUMMER CAMP for children 7 and up this year in DUMBO
DUMBO

 

Local artist Wynne Noble on 139 Plymouth Street in Dumbo will host  Kids at Clay and Brooklyn Sewcial SUMMER CAMP for children 7 and up this year.

A full list of free events and activities for summer 2014 in Brooklyn Bridge Park featured on The South Brooklyn Network.
Brooklyn Heights, Cobble Hill, DUMBO

The Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy (BBPC) and Brooklyn Bridge Park (BBP) have a full lineup of free events and activities for summer of 2014.

Registration for the Tour de Brooklyn presented by Jamis will open on Wednesday, May 14th, for the 20 mile ride through Brooklyn on June 1 beginning from Erie Basin Park in Red Hook.
Red Hook

The 2014 Tour de Brooklyn, presented by Jamis, will start on June 1, 2014, in beautiful Erie Basin Park, alongside Ikea Red Hook.

Rendering of the development sizes slated for Pier 6 at the foot of Cobble Hill
Cobble Hill

The South Brooklyn Network feels compelled to jump on the bandwagon with the Cobble Hill Association and spread the word about more plans for housing in Brooklyn Bridge Park.

Syfy Movies With A View FREE! On the Harbor View Lawn of Pier 1 in Brooklyn Bridge Park throughout the summer
Brooklyn Heights

First Ever Outdoor Screening of Pop Culture Sensation Sharknado on Thursday, July 17 will Highlight Syfy Movies With A View in Brooklyn Bridge Park.

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On Saturday, May 18, Brooklynites will see the entire D-Day Squadron fly in formation from Oxford, CT and around the Statue of Liberty. ©Mark D Phillips

It’s been 75-years since the skies were filled with C-47s on their way to France to begin the D-Day invasion.