Green-Wood’s Greatest! Free Virtual School Programs Series

Join a Green-Wood educator over Zoom every Wednesday from 11-11:30 am to learn about one of our most fascinating “permanent residents” by studying their grave monuments and other primary sources.

Register for any and all lessons below!

Recommended for grade 4 and up.

Registration Instructions

All tickets are free, but space is limited. When you register, you will be sent a Zoom link that you can share if you are registering for other people. After clicking the Registration button, reserve tickets for yourself and EVERY PERSON with whom you will share the Zoom invitation link by choosing the corresponding number from the drop-down.

For example, teachers should reserve tickets for themselves and all students who plan to attend. There is a limit of 75 tickets per reservation. Students and adults in the same household: please reserve one ticket for every email account that will participate. We encourage you to use one account per household if possible.

Programs

Green-Wood’s Greatest: Emma Stebbins

Wednesday June 2nd, 11:00am – 11:30am

Pride Month Special Program:  We’ll introduce you to sculptor Emma Stebbins, the first woman to ever create a public artwork in NYC. We’ll explore her work (hint: it’s in Central Park!) and her life as one of the first generation of women in open, same-sex relationships. 

emma stebbins portrait

Green-Wood’s Greatest: Leonard Bernstein

Wednesday June 9th, 11:00am – 11:30am

Pride Month Special Program: We’ll explore how this musical legend’s life— from his professional accomplishments to his sexual orientation—impacted his and future generations through a special archive of items left at his graveside by his many fans. 

leonard bernstein conducting