December Free Friday

Every Free Friday from 5pm to 9pm, enjoy browsing all of our exhibitions and our landmarked library, and sip on a Brooklyn Brewery beer while listening to live music!

Friday, December 9th: Let It Snow!
Winter is ComingWinter is coming... so let's make the best of it with a celebration of winter's magic: SNOW! Enjoy some brews while cutting out some intricate snowflakes, relax over some knitting needles and yarn, learn about how the Ice Age affected New York City, and enjoy music from everyone's favorite accordion player, Matt Veligdan!


      Argyle Yarn Shop and Snowflake Design

The evening's schedule:
5:45pm-9:00pm Special library collection items on display detailing winter storms of the past
5:00pm-9:00pm Sip-n-Snip: design your own unique snowflake!
6:00pm-9:00pm Introductory knitting workshop from Argyle Yarn Shop
7:30pm-8:00pm Can't imagine NYC beneath a glacier? Erin Chapman of the Museum of Natural History gives a talk on the Ice Age in New York City.

     Ice Age in NYC

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Fall 2016 Free Fridays:
September 16th
October 21st
November 11th
December 9th

Image credit: [Blizzard of 1888 postman], Dr. Levinson, Carl H. Dahlstrom collection of Blizzard of 1888 photographs, V1988.34.2; Brooklyn Historical Society.
Sponsored by: TD Bank and National Trust Insurance
Beer generously provided by: Brooklyn Brewery Free Fridays

Free Fridays are supported by the George Hannah Society, a committee of culturally engaged young professionals, including:

Michael Adams
Joseph Alexiou
Tal Bar-Zemer
Lucy Baumrind
Maude Delice
Ryan A. Donaldson
Naeem Douglass
Cathy Erway
Tara Fitzgerald
Inna Guzenfeld
Will Kuntz
Oriana Leckert
Joe Liebman
Sarah Lohman
Eugena Oh
Robby Pande
Emily Pinkowitz
Maeve Ryan
Ben Samuel
Sara Sarakanti
Nathan Storey
Marianne Ways
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