Wednesday, April 12: “Jackie Robinson”

“Jackie Robinson”: On April 15, 1947, Jackie Robinson first put on a Brooklyn Dodgers jersey and broke the color barrier in professional baseball. To celebrate, we are screening Ken Burns’s documentary on the life and legacy of this American icon over the course of two nights. Free. 6:30 pm. Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont St. at Clinton Street, (718) 222-4111, www.brooklynhistory.org
Source: Brooklynpaper events
Wednesday, April 12: “Jackie Robinson”