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New Events at the Brooklyn Historical Society!

A couple weeks back, we hosted a super fun lecture with the Brooklyn Historical Society with Ben Feldman, a local historian who happens to be an awesome storyteller.

In case you missed that one, we have more events lined up with Ben and BHS later this summer. Come to one, or geek out and attend all of them! Your ticket purchase on August 3 + 10 also gets you a free Brooklyn Brewery beer!

For tickets and more details, visit these...

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July Classes Open

Our first batch of July classes are now open for registration. We're going to start releasing things twice a month, just to give everyone more of a fighting chance for spots. 

Read all about them over here

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Community Innovation Workshops

Gowanus area dwellers, this ones's for you!

On June 22 and 23, Living City Block is hosting two days of community innovation workshops at the Gowanus Studio Space (our former home!) at 166 7th Street. You're invited to learn from sustainability leaders and collaborate with other local community members on ways to make the neighborhood more liveable, walkable, and awesome.

There'll be presentations, discussions, and lots of brainstorming (not...

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What's happening this week: June 13-18

This week is a whirlwind of amazingly varied new classes over at the Brainery. 

Monday: Today is the first session of Design for non-Designers; next week promises a "no-holds-barred design smackdown," and while I'm not exactly sure what that means, I'm sure it will be exciting. Lots of pictures to come. 

Tuesday: Our early class on Tuesday is Intro to Urban Forestry, and although you already know trees are the best,...

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Work with us!

Update!: Hey, so we filled the spot, that's pretty awesome, right? If you haven't heard back from us yet I promise it's not because we're a terrible evil faceless corporation, it's just that we received a ton of applications and haven't had a chance to respond to all of you yet! Thanks to everyone who applied, we really appreciate it!


It's finally happened: we're hiring! We're looking for an awesome person to help out with all sorts...

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