Veterans Day is a federal holiday, so banks and schools are closed. This Veterans Day falls on November 11h. The weather promises to be wonderful. What's happening in Brooklyn NY this Veterans Day, 2013?
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3. Carroll Park UPDATING SOON FOR 2013....Join Friends of Carroll Park and Court Street Merchants Association on 11/11/12 at 1100 hours when we lay a wreath at the WWI memorial to honor the sacrifice and service of our military veterans, both living and fallen.
5. Brooklyn Public Libraries: Closed on Sun and Mon, Nov 11 and 12.All Brooklyn Public Library locations will be closed on November 12th for Veterans Day.
6. UPDATING SOON FOR 2013.... Writing War: Vets Who Write Fiction, Memoir or PoetryIn honor of Veterans Day 2012 the series Brooklyn Reading Works presents established and emerging writers who are also veterans. Anthony Swofford, author of Jarhead and a new memoir Hotels, Hospitals and Jails will read and discuss his work as will Maurice Decaul, Matt Gallagher, Philip Klay, Mariette Kalinowski and Roy Scranton.
Where: The Old Stone House (336 Third Street, Park Slope (appropriately the site of the Battle of Brooklyn, the first battle of the Revolutionary War
between 4-5th Aves., 718-768-9135
$5 Suggested donation includes wine,refreshments