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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.
Park Slope, Beyond South Brooklyn

CELEBRATE EARTH WEEK at the Brooklyn Children's Museum!

Monday, April 14th - Tuesday, April 22nd

© Chuck Bigger, Lunar Eclispe of April 15, 2014
Beyond South Brooklyn

The first total eclipse of the moon to be visible across the whole of North America since December of 2010 took place Monday night into Tuesday morning, April 15th.

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
Park Slope

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

The Invisible Dog is bringing French director and choreographer Thierry Niang to Brooklyn for two weeks to create a production of SPRING
Boerum Hill

The Invisible Dog is bringing French director and choreographer Thierry Niang to Brooklyn for two weeks to create a production of SPRING, inspired by “The Rite of Spring” by Stravinsky.

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.
Park Slope, Beyond South Brooklyn

Brooklyn Botanic Garden’s (BBG) cherry blossom festival, Sakura Matsuri—popularly considered NYC’s rite of spring and the largest event

Good Friday Procession from Sacred Hearts - St. Stephen Church through the streets of Carroll Gardens
Carroll Gardens

If you have never seen the Good Friday Procession from Sacred Hearts - St. Stephen Church through the streets of Carroll Gardens, you have missed an amazing piece of Brooklyn's history.

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
Park Slope

Taste of Fifth Avenue Tickets: $45 in advance available at

Judy Chicago, A Butterfly for Pomona, 2012. © Judy Chicago Photo © Donald Woodman
Park Slope

Presented in Prospect Park April 26 by the Brooklyn Museum and the Prospect Park Alliance

Brooklyn Bridge Park is recruiting 2014 volunteers
Brooklyn Heights

Volunteers assist all over Brooklyn Bridge Park and are critical to the success of the park and its programs.

Red Hook Crit 7 brings World-Class Cyclists and Runners to Red Hook
Red Hook

What is the Red Hook Crit? I had never heard of it and I thought I knew everything happening around Red Hook. Now that I have read about it, I can't wait to go see this event!

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