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Wednesday, June 10 (See map view)

Marcia Neblett explores hybrid forms in her drawings and prints, with a series of large and small drawings and prints combines a child-like sense of the whimsical with adult-like fantasies, focusing on the duality of the human mind. Noon–6 pm.

BHS’s photography and correspondence collection reveals the personal stories of Brooklyn soldiers and their families during the American Civil War, uncovering tales that are often moving, light-hearted, and tragic at the same time. Noon– 5 pm.

An exhibition telling the stories of 20 of Green-Wood’s permanent residents who contributed to the war effort, featuring photographs, letters, swords, stereo views, and other historic objects. Noon–6 pm.

Learn how to crochet and knit with instructors or simply spend time with fellow makers. All experience levels and ages 10 and up welcome, and participants can come and go as they please. 1–3 pm.

JASA Luna Park Senior Center holds computer classes for seniors, open to those of all levels. 1–2 pm.

Free workshop for seniors, focusing on both mental and physical exercises. 2 pm.

For those 60 and older. 2 pm.

Christopher Agostino shares original stories and folktales in an inspiring fusion of visual and performing arts. 5:30–6:30 pm.

Free ballroom dance classes. Students learn merengue, foxtrot, tango, cha cha, and swing. 6 pm.

Authors Dwyer and Peyser shine a light on the rivalry between first cousins Eleanor Roosevelt, a liberal icon, and Alice Roosevelt Longworth, a Republican and critic of FDR’s administration in "Hissing Cousins: The Untold Story of Eleanor Roosevelt and Alice Roosevelt Longworth." 6:30 pm.

Theatre for a New Audience presents William Shakespeare’s timeless play of shifting devotions among mismatched lovers and their errant love letters. 7:30 pm.

Weekly screening of a film by American filmmaker and writer Ric Burns. 7:30 pm.

Berlin director Peter Kleinert’s "Saint Joan of the Stockyards" tells a tale of romance between a meatpacking tycoon and a Salvation Army worker set amidst 1920 Chicago’s immigrants, millionaires, and do-gooders in a world dominated by greed and stupidity. 7:30 pm.

The Brooklyn Chorus’ female barbershop-style group, the Sweet Adelines, is seeking new members and hosting an open house and guest night for prospective singers. 7:45–10 pm.

Standup comedy, hosted by Max Silvestri. 8 pm.

Standup comedy, hosted by Max Silvestri. 8 pm.

Brooklyn Theatre Club presents Charles Dickens’ "Oliver!," following the adventures of the orphan Oliver Twist in Victorian England. 8:30 pm.

Thursday, June 11 (See map view)

NESH: Mind, Body, Soul launches their yoga classes, open to participants of all levels. 7 am, 8:30 am, 10 am.

What do baby ladybugs look like? Why don’t ferns have flowers? Why are there pigeons everywhere? Do you ever wonder things like that? Then you would make a terrific naturalist! A naturalist observes plants, animals, and other living things closely, asks questions, and tries to learn the answers. 8 am–6 pm.

Children are encouraged to explore science through slides, seesaws, climbing webs, a water play area, sand boxes, and more, weather permitting. 9:30 am–5 pm.

Children develop self-reliance, creativity and problem solving skills. For toddlers 18 to 36 months and their caregivers. 9:30 am – 10:30 am.

Through the magic of patterns found in nature and hands-on activities featuring objects from BCM’s 29,000 cultural and natural science collection, the exhibit promotes concepts of math and science through hands-on learning experiences. 10 am–5 pm.

The new exhibit teaches the relevance of patterns. hands on activities. 10 am–5 pm.

An exhibit of nine works on canvas by Tobin Eason, influenced by the dance and performing arts scene in New York City. 10 am–9 pm.

New York Transit Museum hosts an exhibition celebrating the Verrazano Bridge’s 50th anniversary. Attractions include a timeline of the bridge’s construction, documentation and first-person perspectives of the construction, and notes and sketches from Robert Moses’ office. 10 am–4 pm.

School is almost out but hardworking students can still reap the benefits of those A’s and B’s in class. 11 am–12 am.

Free Tai-Chi class for seniors. 11 am.

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