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Lessons from My Mother: Halloween

Whenever the leaves start changing colors, and the temperature drops just slightly, I am reminded of my mother…

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Podcast Junkie: Black Girl in OM

Podcast Junkie is a podcast highlight by Brooklyn writer, scholar, and creative, Brittany Bellinger. Check back here for a new Podcast to help you through the work day or power you through that workout. Join me as we dive into the world of culture, entertainment, politics, and more through our headphones.

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Recap: John Tebeau Artist Reception

John Tebeau, the artist behind Great Good Places- a series of drawings of great local bars around NYC (book forthcoming in the spring!) launched his art show in the BCL Lounge last Thursday evening. Our members joined John in this celebration of beloved bars and dives around town. Members in attendance chose their favorite pieces, […]

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Splash Parks

by Jenni Walkowiak It’s hot outside, and your kids are getting antsy. You could head down to Coney Island or skip over to Rockaway beach, but sometimes that requires more planning and energy that you can muster on days where you’re too hot to function. Thankfully, New York City is full of splash parks and […]

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Movies With a View: Brooklyn Bridge Park

by Jenni Walkowiak Free movies with a fabulous view? Look no further than Brooklyn’s own backyard. Movies With a View has been bringing big screen fun to Brooklyn Bridge Park since 2000. Every Thursday in July and August, you can pack a picnic and catch any of these flicks all while enjoying some fresh air, […]

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Celebrate Brooklyn! 2017: Mashrou’ Leila & Maciste All’Inferno

by Jenni Walkowiak Brooklyn Creative League is a proud sponsor of the BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival. BRIC is “the leading presenter of free cultural programming in Brooklyn” (www.bricartsmedia.org) and aims to make art and media accessible, support artists and offers education throughout Brooklyn. Celebrate Brooklyn! Is an annual music and media festival with free concerts […]

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Here’s a List of All The Cyclone’s Home Games

by Jenni Walkowiak  Have some time to kill some this night? Why not head down to MCU Park just off the Coney Island boardwalk for a good old fashioned baseball game? Sure the Yankees and Mets are major league, but The Brooklyn Cyclones are just as much a part of New York baseball, and it’s […]

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HBO Bryant Park Summer Film Festival 2017

by Jenni Walkowiak Two years ago, my friends and I were camping out on a giant blanket in Bryant Park, reserving a spot for a few other people. We had wine, cheese, fruits, and cured meats. My mom calls it a “peasant dinner”, even though it cost me an arm and a leg from Whole […]

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Central Park Summerstage

by Jenni Walkowiak Just because Brooklyn Creative League is located in Gowanus, Brooklyn doesn’t mean we don’t like to explore everything that summer in New York City has to offer! Arguably the greatest city in the world, New York City is jam packed with fun, free/cheap events all summer long. One of the coolest ongoing […]

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