Meet some of Green-Wood Cemetery’s most famous residents and examine their final resting places. The morning session will take place at Green-Wood Cemetery. A historic trolley will shuttle participants to the Brooklyn Collection, where the Brooklyn Connections team will facilitate a discussion on how to use primary sources to investigate the life and death of some of Brooklyn’s finest (and most infamous) people!
Please be prepared to walk; this event takes place rain or shine at Green-Wood Cemetery, 500 25th St, Brooklyn, NY 11232.
NOTE: This workshop is intended for educators/school administrators. Brooklyn Public Library is becoming a certified professional development provider in New York State. Workshop attendees may be able to earn credits toward the NYS Continuing Teacher and Leader Education (CTLE) 100 hours requirement .
Funding for Brooklyn Connections is made possible with generous support from The Morris and Alma Schapiro Fund, The Hearst Foundation, Inc., David and Paula Weiner Memorial Grant, Tiger Baron Foundation, Epstein Teicher Philanthropies and the Brooklyn Eagles.