Summer Stage Gala: Sinatra in the Park with Special Guest John Legend

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On Tuesday, June 11, City Parks Foundation (CPF) welcomes guests to their Annual Gala presented at SummerStage in Central Park. The evening will help raise significant funds to support CPF’s year round free arts, sports, and education programs. This year’s benefit theme is Sinatra in the Park and will showcase the music of the iconic Frank Sinatra as performed by an intriguing mix of Standard, Soul, Blues, Jazz, and Folk singers. This unique night of performances is sure to thrill with unique interpretations from Sinatra’s famed catalogue of songs.

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Class: Learn a South Indian Dish + Photography

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Interested in adding a new dish to your repertoire, join food blogger, Chitra Agrawal, as she teaches you how to make Kosambri for $43.  Kosambri is a traditional salad made in Bangalore homes that consists of fresh veggies, soaked lentils, coconut, lemon and fried spices.  Saturday, June 15, 2 – 4pm in Prospect Heights, Brooklyn.

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Family Friendly: Ninth Avenue International Food Festival

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On Saturday & Sunday, May 18 and 19, the Ninth Avenue International Food Festival will celebrate its 40th Anniversary.  Join the Ninth Avenue Association as they celebrate with diverse culture and cuisine.  Festivities begin at noon and end at 5pm.  42nd Street – 57th Street, 9th Ave.

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