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Brooklyn Historical Society

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128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
718-222-41111 ext 250 http://www.brooklynhistory.org

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October 2019

Taking Care of Brooklyn: Stories of Sickness and Health Exhibition

October 16 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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In this groundbreaking exhibition, Brooklyn Historical Society explores how centuries of Brooklynites have understood sickness and health. Through the experiences of everyday…

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Redlining and its Repercussions

October 16 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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$15

Redlining—the systematically racist banking practice of denying loans to people of color in post-WWII urban neighborhoods—is often portrayed as a closed chapter…

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Taking Care of Brooklyn: Stories of Sickness and Health Exhibition

October 17 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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In this groundbreaking exhibition, Brooklyn Historical Society explores how centuries of Brooklynites have understood sickness and health. Through the experiences of everyday…

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The Color of Healthcare: Mary Travis Bassett and Harriet Washington in Conversation

October 17 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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$15

Two giants in their field explore the complicated history and ramifications of our county’s race-based health inequalities. Join Mary Travis Bassett, former NYC…

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Taking Care of Brooklyn: Stories of Sickness and Health Exhibition

October 18 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until Jun 5, 2022

Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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In this groundbreaking exhibition, Brooklyn Historical Society explores how centuries of Brooklynites have understood sickness and health. Through the experiences of everyday…

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Taking Care of Brooklyn: Stories of Sickness and Health Exhibition

October 19 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until Jun 5, 2022

Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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In this groundbreaking exhibition, Brooklyn Historical Society explores how centuries of Brooklynites have understood sickness and health. Through the experiences of everyday…

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Taking Care of Brooklyn: Stories of Sickness and Health Exhibition

October 20 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until Jun 5, 2022

Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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In this groundbreaking exhibition, Brooklyn Historical Society explores how centuries of Brooklynites have understood sickness and health. Through the experiences of everyday…

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Screening and Discussion: Traces of the Trade: A Story from the Deep North

October 20 @ 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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$10

When filmmaker Katrina Brownediscovers that her New England ancestors were the largest slave-trading family in U.S. history, she and nine cousins retrace the…

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Screening and Discussion: “Traces of the Trade: A Story from the Deep North”

October 20 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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$10

When filmmaker Katrina Browne discovers that her New England ancestors were the largest slave-trading family in U.S. history, she and nine cousins…

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Taking Care of Brooklyn: Stories of Sickness and Health Exhibition

October 23 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until Jun 5, 2022

Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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In this groundbreaking exhibition, Brooklyn Historical Society explores how centuries of Brooklynites have understood sickness and health. Through the experiences of everyday…

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Urban Renewal in the Suburban Age: The Struggle to Redefine the American City

October 23 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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$10

Trace the complicated history of efforts to reimagine cities in the face of an increasingly suburban landscape in the decades following World…

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Urban Renewal in the Suburban Age: The Struggle to Redefine the American City

October 23 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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$10

Trace the complicated history of efforts to reimagine cities in the face of an increasingly suburban landscape in the decades following World…

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Taking Care of Brooklyn: Stories of Sickness and Health Exhibition

October 24 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until Jun 5, 2022

Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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In this groundbreaking exhibition, Brooklyn Historical Society explores how centuries of Brooklynites have understood sickness and health. Through the experiences of everyday…

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Taking Care of Brooklyn: Stories of Sickness and Health Exhibition

October 25 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until Jun 5, 2022

Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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In this groundbreaking exhibition, Brooklyn Historical Society explores how centuries of Brooklynites have understood sickness and health. Through the experiences of everyday…

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Taking Care of Brooklyn: Stories of Sickness and Health Exhibition

October 26 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until Jun 5, 2022

Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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In this groundbreaking exhibition, Brooklyn Historical Society explores how centuries of Brooklynites have understood sickness and health. Through the experiences of everyday…

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Taking Care of Brooklyn: Stories of Sickness and Health Exhibition

October 27 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until Jun 5, 2022

Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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In this groundbreaking exhibition, Brooklyn Historical Society explores how centuries of Brooklynites have understood sickness and health. Through the experiences of everyday…

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Brooklyn’s Mural Movement

October 29 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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$10

Before exterior walls were co-opted by faux-graffiti marketing and street art tours flooded the borough, Brooklyn fostered distinctive waves of mural-making by…

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Taking Care of Brooklyn: Stories of Sickness and Health Exhibition

October 30 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until Jun 5, 2022

Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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In this groundbreaking exhibition, Brooklyn Historical Society explores how centuries of Brooklynites have understood sickness and health. Through the experiences of everyday…

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Taking Care of Brooklyn: Stories of Sickness and Health Exhibition

October 31 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until Jun 5, 2022

Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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In this groundbreaking exhibition, Brooklyn Historical Society explores how centuries of Brooklynites have understood sickness and health. Through the experiences of everyday…

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November 2019

Taking Care of Brooklyn: Stories of Sickness and Health Exhibition

November 1 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until Jun 5, 2022

Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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In this groundbreaking exhibition, Brooklyn Historical Society explores how centuries of Brooklynites have understood sickness and health. Through the experiences of everyday…

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Taking Care of Brooklyn: Stories of Sickness and Health Exhibition

November 2 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until Jun 5, 2022

Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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In this groundbreaking exhibition, Brooklyn Historical Society explores how centuries of Brooklynites have understood sickness and health. Through the experiences of everyday…

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Taking Care of Brooklyn: Stories of Sickness and Health Exhibition

November 3 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until Jun 5, 2022

Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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In this groundbreaking exhibition, Brooklyn Historical Society explores how centuries of Brooklynites have understood sickness and health. Through the experiences of everyday…

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Building Tops and Top Buildings: Sam Roberts in Conversation with Andrew Dolkart

November 4 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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$10

On the heels of his book A History of New York in 101 Objects, journalist and former New York Times columnist Sam Robertsthinks a bit bigger…

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Building Tops and Top Buildings: Sam Roberts in Conversation with Andrew Dolkart

November 4 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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$10

On the heels of his book A History of New York in 101 Objects, New York Times reporter Sam Roberts thinks a…

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Taking Care of Brooklyn: Stories of Sickness and Health Exhibition

November 6 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until Jun 5, 2022

Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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In this groundbreaking exhibition, Brooklyn Historical Society explores how centuries of Brooklynites have understood sickness and health. Through the experiences of everyday…

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Taking Care of Brooklyn: Stories of Sickness and Health Exhibition

November 7 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until Jun 5, 2022

Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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In this groundbreaking exhibition, Brooklyn Historical Society explores how centuries of Brooklynites have understood sickness and health. Through the experiences of everyday…

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Taking Care of Brooklyn: Stories of Sickness and Health Exhibition

November 8 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until Jun 5, 2022

Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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In this groundbreaking exhibition, Brooklyn Historical Society explores how centuries of Brooklynites have understood sickness and health. Through the experiences of everyday…

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Taking Care of Brooklyn: Stories of Sickness and Health Exhibition

November 9 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until Jun 5, 2022

Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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In this groundbreaking exhibition, Brooklyn Historical Society explores how centuries of Brooklynites have understood sickness and health. Through the experiences of everyday…

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Taking Care of Brooklyn: Stories of Sickness and Health Exhibition

November 10 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until Jun 5, 2022

Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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In this groundbreaking exhibition, Brooklyn Historical Society explores how centuries of Brooklynites have understood sickness and health. Through the experiences of everyday…

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Book Talk: “Bricks & Brownstone: The New York Row House”

November 12 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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$10

When originally published in 1972, Bricks & Brownstone sparked a revival and reappraisal of New York’s brownstone architecture, serving as a harbinger…

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Taking Care of Brooklyn: Stories of Sickness and Health Exhibition

November 13 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until Jun 5, 2022

Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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In this groundbreaking exhibition, Brooklyn Historical Society explores how centuries of Brooklynites have understood sickness and health. Through the experiences of everyday…

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Brooklyn Historical Society’s 2019 Fall Gala

November 13 @ 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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$600

Brooklyn Historical Society’s 2019 Fall Gala Honoring Regina Myer, President, Downtown Brooklyn Partnership Hugh Ryan, Writer and Queer Historian Gala Co-Chairs Michael…

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Taking Care of Brooklyn: Stories of Sickness and Health Exhibition

November 14 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until Jun 5, 2022

Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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In this groundbreaking exhibition, Brooklyn Historical Society explores how centuries of Brooklynites have understood sickness and health. Through the experiences of everyday…

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A Night of Music and Storytelling with Alsarah & the Nubatones

November 15 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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$10

Enjoy a live concert with Alsarah & The Nubatones, featuring storytelling and ”East African Retro-Pop” music inspired by modern migrations and cultural…

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Personal Archiving 101: Your Digital Memories

November 18 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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$35

VHS? Floppy disks? Vacation photographs? Everyone has digital materials that hold personal meaning and tell stories about their lives. Learn how to…

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Whose Waterfront? North Brooklyn’s Environmental Justice Saga

November 19 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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$10

Fifteen years after the rezoning of the North Brooklyn waterfront, Brooklyn Brewery Co-Founder Steve Hindy moderates a discussion on the Williamsburg and…

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December 2019

Oysters 101: The Secrets NYC’s Bivalves Harbor

December 3 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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$10

From feeding happy hour hordes and filtering New Yorkers’ sewage, to protecting the shore from intensifying storms and educating nascent scientists, oysters…

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Affordable Housing for Whom?

December 4 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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$10

In a city facing a never-ending housing crisis, how can ambitious goals for creating and maintaining affordable housing be realized? How do…

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