FORT GREENE To complement their new Fort Greene/Clinton Hill Neighborhood & Architectural History Guide, The Brooklyn Historical Society has developed an audio walking tour for the neighborhoods. Downloadable from their site & iTunes by this Friday, it spotlights architectural gems and landmarks like BAM, Lafayette Avenue Presbyterian Church, and the Prison Ship Martyrs Monument. Various neighborhood groups are celebrating with a launch party tonight with audio clips from the tour, lite bites from Madiba, music by Soul Summit, and excerpts of other local documentary works in progress at the Lafayette Avenue Presbyterian Church, 7:30.
Our May culture essentials are heavy on the books, bookstores and libraries because well, reading, it’s awesome. Here’s what to watch, read and visit.
It’s the Sakura Festival at Brooklyn Botanic Garden this weekend, plus a trip to New Amsterdam at the Onderdonk House and celebrating 40 years of Rumors.
If making ethical fashion choices is on your mind this Fashion Revolution Week, these six local brands are all made in New York, with care,
Learn from and network with the leaders in Brooklyn real estate at the first-ever Brownstoner Real Estate Conference next Wednesday, May 3 at Weylin in association with the Real Estate Board of New York (REBNY). Hear about trends in the brownstone and townhouse market, Brooklyn’s multi-family and investment sale market and how notable Brooklyn […]
We tried Greenblender, a service that delivers ingredients and recipes for delicious, superfood-packed smoothies to your door.