Exhibition Opening: “Finding My Folk”

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

Our next contemporary art exhibition, "Finding My Folk" opens in the Great Room on March 3! Join us from 6-8 pm to celebrate with curator Krista Scenna and the participating artists.⁠ “Finding my Folk” engages seven contemporary immigrant artists whose practice embraces the folkloric and its propensity to adapt to its given place and time.⁠ […]

Open Note Concert Series

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

Open Note is a series of eight intimate, monthly concerts curated and performed by students from the Mannes School of Music. Formed initially as a performance opportunity during the Part-Time Faculty strike that affected all members of the Mannes community in fall 2022, Open Note is being run in spring 2023 by the students in […]

Glitter Priestess Mad Tea Party

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

In the performance “Glitter Priestess Mad Tea Party: Herbal Remedies to Soothe Anger & Anxiety”, artist Damali Abrams makes lavender and oatstraw tea for guests and explains the process and properties of the herbs. This performance art / workshop responds to the stress of current events by empowering participants to take healing into their own […]

Event Series Life Drawing @ OSH

Life Drawing @ OSH

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

Artists of all skill levels (including beginners) are welcome to join us in the Great Room on the 2nd floor of the Old Stone House for this evening session with a professional life model. Bring your favorite supplies (no oils or sprays please) and get sketching! We'll do a variety of short and long poses. […]

Discussion of Map of Hope and Sorrow: Benefit for Ruth’s Refuge

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

Brooklyn Social Media (BSM) and Old Stone House (OSH) invite you to An Evening with Helen Benedict to Benefit Ruth’s Refuge. Helen is the co-author, with Eyad Awwadawnan, of Map of Hope and Sorrow: Stories of Refugees Trapped in Greece (Footnote Press, October 2022). Helen will read from Map of Hope and Sorrow and discuss her book. Leah Cover will […]

Musical Ecologies: Joseph Kubera

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

Musical Ecologies continues with New York-based pianist Joseph Kubera. A long-time New York city resident and a leading interpreter of contemporary music for over three decades, Kubera will perform Daniel Rothman’s Queens Plaza, and Dry County by Conrad Winslow. The evening will begin with a conversation hosted by series curator Dan Joseph. Use this link […]

$15

“CONTRASTS: Elements” PhiloSonia Concert

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

In this concert we're exploring two contrasting elements - Earth and Air. This eclectic program recreates a visceral experience of what these elements feel like, and showcase how these four brilliant composers help us get transformed to a different environment through music. Joseph Haydn's elegant "Lark" String Quartet and Steven Snowden's ethereal "Bird Catching from Above" for String Quartet will […]

$20 – $30
Event Series Mozart for Munchkins

Mozart for Munchkins

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

Mozart for Munchkins creates a relaxed, interactive, and engaging environment where children and their families can experience and enjoy the wonders of classical, jazz, bluegrass, and more! Children of all ages are welcome to observe, explore, discover, sing, and dance to their hearts’ content, while parents, grandparents, and caregivers sit back, relax, and enjoy the […]

NYC Fire Museum: The Great New York Fire of 1776

336 3rd Street, Brooklyn, NY

As part of its six-month exhibition, "Colonial Firefighting & the American Revolution", the NYC Fire Museum will host a private viewing and special panel discussion on the great fire of 1776, how it started, how it was fought, and who was to blame for the devastation and suffering it caused. This is a free event […]

Event Series “Finding My Folk” Art Exhibition

“Finding My Folk” Art Exhibition

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

“Finding my Folk” engages seven contemporary immigrant artists whose practice embraces the folkloric and its propensity to adapt to its given place and time.⁠ ⁠ As immigrants who hail from all over the globe and have long called New York home, these gifted creators are actively shaping their own traditions, rituals, and customs by blending […]