Sunday events and beyond as you make history

Sunday: Battle of Brooklyn Commemoration of the Revolutionary War’s Battle of Brooklyn. Includes a trolley tour of the cemetery, battle reenactment, parade, and memorial ceremony, 10 am at Green-Wood Cemetery, Fifth Avenue and 25th Street, Bklyn, http://www.green-wood.com. Brooklyn Historical Society building hour-long tour, 1 pm at Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont St. at Clinton Street, http://www.brooklynhistory.org. Women’s Self-Defense Class trans-inclusive class, 4–7 pm, call to register: (718) 418–9892. Traditional Okinawan Karate of Brooklyn, 248 McKibbin St. between White Street and Bushwick Avenue http://tokarate.com/wsd.php.
Medicinal Plants Hike, 11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m. at the Picnic House in Prospect Park , West Drive and Third Street, Brooklyn. Fill up this cat-shaped time capsule, 3:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m. All cities participating will be united in 2020 in Tokyo to mark the Olympics, come to Hammarskjold Plaza in Dag Hammarskjold Plaza, Manhattan.                                       Past the weekend: Metropolitan Opera Summer HD Festival till September 7 held outdoors in Lincoln Center Plaza, grab a good seat well before the 8 pm start time. This year’s schedule includes a performance of Bizet’s Carmen from 2010, starring Elīna Garanča and Roberto Alagna; Verdi’s Macbeth, with Anna Netrebko; and, on the first night, a screening of the classic film West Side Story. metopera.org.
Smorgasburg is the popular food market comes to Prospect Park, starting on August 30. http://www.nycgo.com/articles/summer-2015-nyc-food-festivals#prospect-park-smorgasburg  Free movie in the park http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/free_summer_movies
Free musical in the park
http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/keyword%20summer%20street%20theater/

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