Brooklyn Greenway Benefit
The Brooklyn Greenway is poised to be a 14-mile path for recreation and transportation that will run from Greenpoint to Sunset Park. It will connect four regional parks and numerous open spaces on Brooklyn's waterfront. This benefit will feature a Swedish smorgasbord, drinks, and music along the new Greenway segment at IKEA Brooklyn.
Thursday, June 18. 6-9 p.m. IKEA's Erie Basin Park.
The Gowanus: Brooklyn in Transition
The Gowanus: Brooklyn in Transition is an art show by Jose Gaytan. The show's theme is "A Photographic Essay of the Gowanus." It runs through August 29th,
Wednesday, June 17. 6-8 p.m. Brooklyn Public Library, 1 Grand Army Plaza (in the Dweck Center Lobby).
Newtown Creek Community Health Project Meeting
If you are a resident of Greenpoint, East Williamsburg, or Maspeth and worried about health problems caused by the pollution in your neighborhood, attend this info session to share your story. It will be part of a community health project that aims to document the public health concerns of individuals residing in communities along Newtown Creek. The study will be conducted by the Urban Public Health Department of Hunter College/CUNY, HabitatMap, and the Newtown Creek Alliance.
Tuesday, June 16. 7 p.m. Lutheran Church of the Messiah, 129 Russell Street.
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