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The Old Stone House at Washington Park

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336 3rd Street
Brooklyn, 11215
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April 2019

Race and Revolution: Reimagining Monuments

April 19 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00pm on Friday, repeating until June 15, 2019

The Old Stone House at Washington Park, 336 3rd Street
Brooklyn, 11215
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Race and Revolution: Reimagining Monuments is the third iteration of Race and Revolution, a series curated by Katie Fuller that aims to bring the conversation of systemic race and racism from the past into the present by displaying excerpts from historical documents alongside contemporary artworks. Reimagining Monuments questions the relationship between historical memory and historical monuments and the implications of the histories that remain absent. Sixteen artists respond to existing New York monuments or to sites they feel should have…

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Dzieci – A Passion According to Matthew

April 20 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Old Stone House at Washington Park, 336 3rd Street
Brooklyn, 11215
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$20

Dzieci Theatre has refined the liturgy from the earliest existing translations, relying heavily on the Aramaic Pashita, incorporated Hebraic song and chant, and ritual elements of Judaism, and set their piece in the shadow of the Warsaw Ghetto. “Any corps of actors that can cause a hush to fall upon its audience, such that the angel of silence is not just flying by but is still hovering, must, as they say, be doing something right.” ~ John Osburn, TheatreScene ~…

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Spellbound Theatre: The Last Coin

April 27 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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One event on April 27, 2019 at 11:15am

The Old Stone House at Washington Park, 336 3rd Street
Brooklyn, 11215
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$12 – $15

"Some stories live in books and some live in the world around us. I wonder where this story wants to be?" When the page of a book is irreparably torn, a storyteller and her loyal stage manager must find another way to share their story of three princes on a quest to determine which of them will be their kingdom's next ruler. Through shadow puppetry, sensory audience interactions, and other exciting surprises, little ones will experience a tale of cleverness…

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Campfire Cooking: Simple Equipment, Delicious Dishes!

April 27 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Old Stone House at Washington Park, 336 3rd Street
Brooklyn, 11215
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$55

Join food historian Sarah Lohman at the OSH hearth for a NEW campfire cooking class! Sarah will teach you how to make a delicious meal over an open fire with little to no equipment. These techniques are great to learn if you’re hiking out to a campsite and want to pack as little as possible, or if you’re just starting to experiment with open fire cooking and don’t want to invest in a lot of tools. We’ll cover four basic techniques for cooking without…

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Race and Revolution: The Gift Horse Game with Monica Montgomery

April 28 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
The Old Stone House at Washington Park, 336 3rd Street
Brooklyn, 11215
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Join Monica Montgomery and the Museum of Impact for an afternoon of engagement with The Gift Horse Game. Produced by the Museum of Impact, The Gift Horse Game is a scenario based, life sized interactive game and display where players choose their own adventure, deciding the fate of a contested monument and experiencing a variety of reactions and repercussions after each choice point. Confederate monuments exist in society in spaces of high esteem; universities, plazas, parks, civic buildings and heritage…

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May 2019

Brooklyn Traditional Slow Jam

May 1 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00pm on day First of the month, repeating indefinitely

The Old Stone House at Washington Park, 336 3rd Street
Brooklyn, 11215
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$5

This is acoustic instrumental meet-up focuses on tunes in the following traditions: Irish, English, New England Old Time, French Canadian, American Southern, and maybe even Scandinavian. Tunes are those that are typically suitable for contra dancing or other traditional fiddle tunes. This group is intended to provide a musical home for folks interested in playing tunes with other musicians, learning to play by ear and overall increasing their own musical skill. It’s fun and welcoming to all ages (see venue…

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OSH & WP Outdoor Spring Concert with Suzi Shelton, Artisan Fair and Plant Sale

May 4 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The Old Stone House at Washington Park, 336 3rd Street
Brooklyn, 11215
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Flowers at OSH

Join us to kick off the outdoor season with our annual plant & artisans' sale - just in time for Mother's Day. Enjoy our new turf lawn, with family-friendly music at 11 am by Suzi Shelton, sponsored by Halstead's Saghir Lewis Team. Bring a picnic! Stroll the OSH gardens, see our currants, elderberry, raspberries, strawberries, and other edible perennials and useful plants.  Our education gardens are for food, medicine, craft material, wildlife support, stormwater mitigation, and public awareness raising. At…

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Seed Bomb Day of Action with Emmaline Payette

May 4 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
The Old Stone House at Washington Park, 336 3rd Street
Brooklyn, 11215
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A "seed bomb" growing tiny green sprouts

Join artist-activist Emmaline Payette and make your own seed bomb in a fun, environmentally focused, hands on activity. Emmaline’s seed stones (also known “seed bombs”, “seed balls”, “earth balls” or “nendo dango”) are composed of local BK ROT compost, terracotta, and native pollinators seeds. Emmaline uses “seed stones” for guerilla gardening and aerial seedings in vacant lots throughout Brooklyn. Using “seed stones” allows for her to plant ecologically beneficial plants in hard to access spaces. For the Old Stone House workshop,…

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Good Coffeehouse: Bev Grant + Friends

May 5 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Old Stone House at Washington Park, 336 3rd Street
Brooklyn, 11215
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$10

Join musician and activist Bev Grant and her musical colleagues Steve Mayone, Carolann Solebello & Lindsey Wilson for a great afternoon of singers and songwriters playing together. Tickets - $10 in advance on Brown Paper Tickets

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First Monday Life Drawing at the Old Stone House!

May 6 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00pm on day First of the month, repeating until June 3, 2019

The Old Stone House at Washington Park, 336 3rd Street
Brooklyn, 11215
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$10 – $15

Bring your tools and join us in drawing a professional life model every first Monday of the month, starting October 1, 2018. Tickets:  $12 in advance at Brown Paper Tickets $15 at the door, $10 students with ID All skill levels welcome. No judgment, just a friendly environment in which to practice, create, and have a great time. Come out and draw! What are you doing Monday night anyhow??? The 3-hour figure drawing session takes place upstairs in the OSH Great…

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Brooklyn Bike Jumble

May 18 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
The Old Stone House at Washington Park, 336 3rd Street
Brooklyn, 11215
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Free

Join us again at the Old Stone House at Fifth Avenue and 4th Street in Park Slope, Brooklyn for bargains, replacement parts, and new and used bicycles. Gear up for the school year, test out a new ride, and introduce your kids to a great outdoor sport. Park Slope will be buzzing with the sound of happy cyclists!  Sponsored by the New York Bike Jumble

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Spellbound Theatre Presents: Grow

May 18 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Old Stone House at Washington Park, 336 3rd Street
Brooklyn, 11215
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"The seasons change and so do I..." Follow the life cycle of an apple seed through four seasons in this lovely, interactive performance for very young children.  Young audiences and the storyteller plant a seed together and help it grow, while learning gentle and charming songs and ASL signs to help tell a story of seasonal growth. May 18 at 10:00am is a Sensory-Friendly performance.  We will provide additional accommodations including a social story and early access to the box…

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June 2019

Pride Month Movie Night

June 7 @ 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm
The Old Stone House at Washington Park, 336 3rd Street
Brooklyn, 11215
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A collage of LGBT+ flags around the word Equality

The Old Stone House continues to present free summer movie screenings under the stars, this presentation is in celebration of Pride Month, leading up to Brooklyn Pride on 6/8 The featured film will be announced soon!  

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