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Old Stone House & Washington Park


July 2020

“George vs. George” Read Along

July 9 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
The Old Stone House at Washington Park, 336 3rd Street
Brooklyn, 11215

Join our Director of Education Maggie Weber for a special read along on Zoom this Thursday! We'll be reading "George vs. George: The American Revolution as Seen from Both Sides" by Rosalyn Schanzer. This book is best suited for kids ages 9-12 but everyone is welcome to listen in. This book contains references to wartime violence. We look forward to seeing you all on Zoom! Zoom Meeting ID: 836 9527 9623 Password: 079192 Order a copy for your home library…

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August 2020

Handwriting The Constitution

August 13 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until September 17, 2020

336 3rd Street
Brooklyn, NY 11215
The Universal Declaration of Human Rights handwritten on an illustration of orange flowers

What does the U.S. Constitution actually say? On January 20, 2017, artist Morgan O’Hara took a pen and paper to the central branch of the New York Public Library and began to write her own copy of the document in long hand. In what she describes as “a form of protest for introverts”. She was soon joined by others. Since then, there have been some 119 sessions on three different continents and more than 2,000 participants. Morgan says: “This art…

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