A Carroll Gardens resident recently helped launch the website CourseHorse, a site that centralizes the different types of classes offered in New York City. Here’s an aggregated list of all the classes available in Brooklyn, and you can filter by neighborhood, price range, and types of class. Right now many of the website’s users live in Brooklyn and are posting about classes at Brooklyn Kitchen, Brooklyn Art Space, BKC Brooklyn Central, Painting Lounge, Brooklyn Botanical Garden, and more. Here’s an adult ceramics class, DIY Printmaking, Culinary Bootcamp, and Pickling with Rick’s Picks. There are really tons of options to choose from, so go check it out here.
The Brooklyn Kitchen via Coursehorse
Comment: Two out of four gone. Open House Picks 6/7/2013 [Brownstoner]
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