March is Women’s History Month, and Keelie Sheridan, the reigning Miss Brooklyn, wants you to know that there are events scheduled here in the Borough to mark the occasion. Specifically, there will be a series of exhibitions, readings and discussions of artwork and writing by Brooklyn based women artists and authors. This will start with a reception, featuring artwork by several illustrators, at the restaurant Superfine, located at 126 Front Street in DUMBO, on Thursday, March 4, from 6-8 p.m. The artwork will be on display from Tuesday, March 2 through Sunday, March 14. Other events in the local area include: a panel discussion featuring several author/illustrators at BookCourt, 163 Court Street, on Sunday, March 14 starting at 11:00 a.m.; and a group story time, featuring the same group of author/illustrators, at P.S. Bookshop, 147A Front Street, DUMBO, on Sunday, March 21, from 4-6 p.m. For more details, see Miss Brooklyn’s website.
Miss Brooklyn Invites You to Celebrate Women’s History Month
By Claude Scales on February 21, 2010 11:28 pm in Arts and Entertainment, Cobble Hill, DUMBO, Events, History
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