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Handball Stories: Exhibition Game and Film Screening

October 7 @ 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

| Free

 

From First Park in the Lower East Side to the storied seaside courts in Coney Island, this is New York’s favorite street sport!

On Saturday, October 7th, join us for an afternoon of the ultimate city game!

3:00 pm: Exhibition match by our friends and neighbors, the kings and queens of the First Park courts (across the street from City Lore)

4:00 pm: Screening of One Wall: Kings of Coney Island (at City Lore)
Watch the trailer here: https://vimeo.com/53753270

5:30pm: Handball in NYC Panel Discussion featuring:

  • Michael Inglesh and Ken Saunders — One Wall filmmakers
  • Jasmine Ray — Founder, President, and CEO of the United States Wallball Assocation
  • Flako — neighbor, friend, and one of the top five players to dominate the First Street courts in the 1960s 

Refreshments generously donated by Trader Joe’s and

Insomnia Cookies

Free and Open to the Public! Rain or Shine!

RSVP on Facebook! 

Details

Date:
October 7
Time:
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Cost:
Free

Venue

City Lore
56 E. 1st Street
New York, 10003 United States
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Phone:
212.529.1955 x13
Website:
citylore.org

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