This Veterans Day we will honor Brooklyn WWII Veteran Norman Wasserman, and longtime friend of the Conservancy who passed away on September 4th.   Guest speaker: Glomani Bravo-Lopez, joined by our…

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Theater 2020 performer group photo in Cadman Park

Thank you Theater 2020! Top row from left:  Edwin Aguila (Lysander, Francis Flute/Thisby), Leah Barker (Hermia, Snug/Lion), Judith Jarosz(Producer/Director), Wesley Schroeder (Production Stage Manager/Sound effects), Linda Elizabeth(Demetrius, Tom Snout/Wall), Nettie Chickering (Helena, Robin Straveling/Moon),  Front row from left: David…

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“Juneteenth has long been a day for African Americans to celebrate and reflect on the moment when our ancestors finally learned that they were free,” said Attorney General James. “It’s a…

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flyer with speaker names and announcement of JUNETEENTH Celebration on June 19th 2020 12-4pm

On June 19th 1865 Federal troops arrived in Galveston, Texas, to announce the Emancipation Proclamation freeing all slaves in Texas, which was the last of the former Confederate states to…

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