For the last two years, there has been a new kind of Brooklyn Eagle in town. The Brooklyn Public Library’s (BPL) Brooklyn Eagles – a group that has no affiliation with the newspaper – are young philanthropists determined to raise money for BPL’s youth programming. … Full Article
Brooklyn-based music production company Soul Science Lab, in partnership with Brooklyn performing arts organization 651 Arts and Elektric Breakfast, will present “Soundtrack ‘63” — a millennial response to the Civil Rights Movement — on Oct. … Full Article
The Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce is kicking off its Second Annual Italian Restaurant Week, which will take place Oct. 8 to 15, with a commencement party on Oct. 7 at Il Centro in Bensonhurst. … Full Article
A public performance piece by artist Dread Scott, “On the Impossibility of Freedom in a Country Founded on Slavery and Genocide” is coming to DUMBO for a one-time only performance on Oct. 7. … Full Article
It was Bay Ridge’s biggest weekend of the year, and it gave the neighborhood a chance to roll out the red carpet to show visitors what the community is all about — being a small town in the big city. … Full Article
Groundbreaking filmmaker David Cronenberg, known for “History of Violence,” “The Fly” and “Crash,” is coming to St. Francis College in Brooklyn Heights for the release party for his first novel, “Consumed,” on Oct. 2. … Full Article
Thousands of art lovers and fun-seekers have been packing DUMBO’s streets, studios and galleries for this weekend’s DUMBO Arts Festival 2014, which continues on Sunday, Sept. 28 from noon to 6 p.m.
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