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The Brooklyn Museum today announces a call to musicians and producers of all genres-from classical to calypso, brass band to bossa nova-to create an original score to accompany the Jane and David Walentas Fountain in front of the Museum.
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The Brooklyn Museum today announces a call to musicians and producers of all genres-from classical to calypso, brass band to bossa nova-to create an original score to accompany the Jane and David Walentas Fountain in

Rachel B. Joyce, Stage Manager in Our Town, rests among gravestones during the first act of the performance at Green-Wood on June 10, 2014.
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Rachel B. Joyce entered into character as she sat in the front seat of the shuttle taking us from the front gate of Green-Wood to the Currier monument.

Green-Wood invites you this fall to its wonderful exhibition on amusement park genius William F. Mangels.
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You did it! After Green-Wood Cemetery's 30-day fundraising campaign on Kickstarter, more than a few emails, and some real nail-biting, Green-Wood reached its goal!

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

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Alexander Hamilton and Eliza Schuyler Hamilton are interred in Trinity Church cemetery in lower Manhattan

When we walked into Trinity Church Wall Street and asked the greeter at the door, "Where do  we find Alexander Hamilton's grave?", he immediately replied, "You know we have Angelica as well!"