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Asian American and Pacific Heritage Month

Chinese Heritage at The Evergreens Cemetery 

Sunday, May 21, 2023

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM


Join the Urban Park Rangers in a guided tour of the Evergreens Cemetery in honor of Asian American and Pacific Heritage Month. Walk among beautiful landscaped, architecture and explore the connections between the cemetery and New York’s Asian American population. Learn about the lives and activism of important Asian American figures buried in the cemetery.

Meet at the Evergreens Cemetery Brooklyn entrance -

Bushwick Avenue and Conway Street. 

Black Birders Week 2023

Tuesday, May 30, 2023

7:00 AM to 8:30 AM


Join NYC Audubon, New York Restoration Project, and The Evergreens Cemetery Preservation Foundation for a birdy and historical stroll on day three of Black Birders Week.

The group will meet at the adjacent Aberdeen Community Garden (98 Aberdeen St, Brooklyn, NY 11207) and traverse through it and into the cemetery.

Stargazing with the Amateur Astronomers Association of New York and The Evergreens Cemetery 

Friday, June 23, 2023

8:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Come observe and learn about the stars with members of the Amateur Astronomers Association of New York. This stargazing event offers the rare opportunity for attendees to observe the night sky in an area relatively free of glare from the lights of the city. Members bring high-powered telescopes and binoculars through which everyone is invited to look, and and will provide instruction on how to find objects in the night sky.

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