Summer Streets by Shyda Hoque

Photo via NYC DOT Tomorrow is the last weekend of NYC Summer Streets.  The Department of Transportation program turns Park avenue to a car-free zone and there are plenty of activities for kids of all ages to participate in.  This marks the 11th season and every year this program becomes more popular and there were over 300,000 […]

Spotlight on Books Are Magic Events.

We are thrilled to have this independent book store in the neighborhood of Cobble Hill and wanted to spotlight the store itself and remind everyone that they have events happening every week in their store. Tonight is the reading and signing of a memoir called Jello-O Girls by Allie Rowbottom. Also this week will be Korean […]

Shakespeare in Carroll Park.

We’ve been dreaming of summer events for a while now. Celebrate Brooklyn, free outdoor films, beach visits! It’s strange to think summer is only a couple of weeks away when yesterday and the day before felt like sweater weather. Yet, we continue to feel optimistic and set our sights to the coming weeks hoping for […]

Movie at Carroll Gardens Library.

Every once in a while we check out the goings on at Carroll Gardens Library because they always host such sweet kids events.  Today at 3:30pm the library, at Union Street and Clinton, will be showing A Charlie Brown Christmas.  This movie is a wonderful classic for all ages and a great way to get […]

A Day at Brooklyn Museum and Upcoming Exhibits.

We spent a lovely day at the Brooklyn Museum the other day and wanted to share some photos in the gallery below.  Beyond looking at their extensive collection of art and historical items, we enjoyed reveling at the immensity of the architecture and details of the interior.  It is a gorgeous building inside and out and […]

Free Legal Clinic for Small Businesses in Brooklyn.

This Thursday the Carroll Gardens Association will be holding a legal clinic for small businesses and non-profits.  This means free 30-minute one-on-one legal consultations for anyone who registers for this event with CGA.  We all know that hiring a lawyer to can be a significant expense so this event is a wonderful opportunity to receive […]

An Artist’s Soup Kitchen at Open Source.

All volunteer slots are full for the Open Source Gallery soup kitchen but you can still spread the word about this nightly event.  Any and all are welcome to come eat and mingle from 7pm-9pm any night of December at this South Slope gallery  (photo above from their website). More info about what to expect […]

The Fifth Annual Photoville in DUMBO.

If you love photography then mark your calendars for this event of breathtaking exhibits and thought provoking talks and workshops. Photoville will begin on Wednesday, September 21st 4pm-10pm and will run until Sunday, September 25th.  For times and schedule info click here.  The exhibits look so powerful and engrossing as many tackle current events and […]

Last Days for Outdoor Flicks by Jane Herro

If you’re like me, you may be in complete denial that summer is nearing its end. Skipping out of work early, beach days, grilling out, escaping the city for the weekend…there’s really nothing like summer in the city. Make the most of these next few weeks and make sure to include Red Hook Flicks in your schedule. Tonight is […]

All The Park’s A Stage at Brooklyn Bridge Park.

                                                                                                   Photo: Julienne Schaer You have three […]