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April, 2016




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Thursday, May 7 (See map view)

Anthony Vigorito hosts a night of poetry featuring guest poets each week. For teens and adults. 6:30 pm.

Knausgaard presents his readers with a continued absorbing autobiographical account of youthful idealism and the realities of adulthood in the "My Struggle: Book Four." 7–9 pm.

A site-specific dive into the reasons of love, the play "Summertime" by Charles L. Mee watches lovers, family, and friends tempt and attempt long-lasting romance and question whether it’s possible at all. 8 pm.

Release party for Sue Smith’s debut standup comedy EP, ‘Slutty Pretzel,’ with performances by fellow comedians Sara Benincasa, Josh Gondelman, Eliot Glazer, Joe Pera, and more. 8 pm.

Arthritis classes for seniors will be held every Thursday in May from 10 to 11 am . This event is subject to change without notice. Before attending or for additional information please call 718-210-1050. 10–11 pm.

Friday, May 8 (See map view)

A sculpture and sound installation by New York-based artist Sari Carel, "Borrowed Light" uses Sunset Park’s local fauna to preserve the echo the architecture and vistas of the park and neighborhood. 6 am–9 pm.

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

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.

The Brooklyn Children’s Museum explores transportation with "From Here to There," consisting of twelve interactive exhibits, helping kids explore transportation by land, sea, and air, and the mechanics that go into it. 10 am–5 pm.

The Museum of Science Fiction, the world’s first science fiction museum, will showcase the winners and runners-up of its Architectural Design Competition. 10 am–6 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.

This innovative exhibit teaches the science of how things move by land, sea and air. Visitors can heat up and launch a hot air balloon, operate an authentic canal lock system to move a boat and experiment with pneumatics, pulleys, hydraulics, and levers to move objects mechanically. 10 am–5 pm.

Playtime for kids aged 0–5. 10:30 am–11:30 am.

A site-specific installation inspired by the Hindu goddess Kali. 11 am–6 pm.

The exhibition features a multimedia, site-specific installation created by Brooklyn artist Chitra Ganesh, continuing her exploration of iconic female characters, such as goddesses and female superheroes, and how they connect to contemporary feminist ideas and imagery. 11 am–6 pm.

A retrospective of the artist’s work. 11 am–6 pm.

The first museum survey of artist Kehinde Wiley’s prolific career. 11 am–6 pm.

An exhibition of artist, activist, and educator Ché Baraka’s work exploring cultural and social tropes found in African American culture. 11 am–6 pm.

"Ignis Fatuus" is a canvas exhibition by Darina Karpov, inspired by the phosphorescent light of the same name. Seen by travelers at night, especially over swamps or marshes, Ignis Fatuus said to recede if approached, drawing travelers away from the safe path. 11 am–6 pm.

A retrospective of the artist’s work. 11 am–6 pm.

The first museum survey of Brooklyn artist Kehinde Wiley’s prolific career. 11 am–6 pm.

In this 3D movie, travel to the Galapagos archipelago to meet giant half-ton tortoises and marine iguanas that spit sea-salt from their noses, hunt fishes with the colorful blue-footed boobies, and swim with tiny penguins. 11 am & 2 pm.

Brooklyn-born artist Jean-Michel Basquiat filled numerous notebooks with poetry fragments, wordplay, sketches, and personal observations ranging from street life and popular culture to themes of race, class, and world history. The first major exhibition of the artist’s notebooks, Basquiat: The Unknown Notebooks features 160 pages of these rarely seen documents, along with related works on paper and large-scale paintings. 11 am–6 pm.

For those 60 and older. 11 am.

A collection of whimsical, visual tales of powerful female protagonists on earthly and otherworldly adventures from artists Amaryllis DeJesus Moleski and Sheena Rose. Noon–7 pm.

For those 60 and older. Noon–1 pm.

Join the Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation. Noon–4 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.

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