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March Weeksville Weekends: Women's History Month

  • Weeksville Heritage Center 158 Buffalo Avenue Brooklyn, NY, 11213 United States (map)
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Where there is a woman there is magic. If there is a moon falling from her mouth, she is a woman who knows her magic, who can share or not share her powers. A woman with a moon falling from her mouth, roses between her legs and tiaras of Spanish moss, this woman is a consort of the spirits. - Ntozake Shange

Join us March 10th as we celebrate the women from across the diaspora who have shaken our world and left an everlasting imprint on our lives. We are opening the day with self-portraiture for kids by The Brown Crayon Project. Kleaver Cruz of The Black Joy Project will be here to host a listening session and community conversation around Black joy as a form of resistance. RSVP here. As always, the Family Fun Zone will be open with life-sized childhood games. Tours of the Historic Hunterfly Road Houses run on the hour beginning at 2pm!

 

1pm - Family Fun Zone

2pm - The Brown Crayon Project children's self-portraits

2pm - The Black Joy Project

3pm - Hunterfly Road Houses tours

4pm - Hunterfly Road Houses tours

5pm - Children's story time + Hunterfly Road Houses tours 

 

See you then!

Earlier Event: February 10
Jazz At Weeksville: The Jeff King Band
Later Event: March 10
The Guide To Getting What's Yours