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25

Gage & Tollner: Construction, Cocktails, & Culinary Conversation

Wed, Sep 25   7:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Brooklyn Collection

Adults brooklyn collection brooklyn history lectures and discussions

What exactly is She-Crab Soup, and what kind of vibe is "Tiki Victorian"? What goes into renovating a 140-year old restaurant? Join us for a moderated conversation with the restaurateurs about the history, menu, beverage program, and design...

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Gage & Tollner: Construction, Cocktails, & Culinary Conversation

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Brooklyn Collection Open House

Sat, Sep 28   12:00 pm to 3:00 pm   Central Library, Brooklyn Collection

Adults brooklyn collection brooklyn history open-house

Get an insider's look at BPL's archives during our 2019 Open House! 

The Brooklyn Collection, Brooklyn Public Library's only archives and special collections, is a unique division open to the public for researching the social...

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Brooklyn Collection Open House

OCT
21

Archives Week Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

Mon, Oct 21   3:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Brooklyn Collection

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To celebrate New York Archives Week as well as the recent digitization of neighborhood newspapers by the Brooklyn Collection, we are holding a Wikipedia Edit-a-thon on the theme of Brooklyn history. We will also be accepting topic suggestions...

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Archives Week Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

OCT
30

The Rise and Fall of the Sugar King: Author Talk with Geoffrey Cobb

Wed, Oct 30   7:00 pm to 8:00 pm   Central Library, Brooklyn Collection

Adults author talks brooklyn history lectures and discussions

Join us for an evening with historian Geoffrey Cobb and get the scoop on the sugar empire that helped build Williamsburg as we know it. 

The history of Williamsburg, Brooklyn and the rise of the American sugar industry...

The Rise and Fall of the Sugar King: Author Talk with Geoffrey Cobb

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