V-DAY, Q-Tip, & a Roller Disco, What’s Happening, Greenpoint? (2/12-2/17)

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WEDNESDAY 2/12
♫ Karlie Bruce / Tom Brosseau / Christy & Emily @ The Paper Box (17 Meadow St, Bushwick) 8pm, $8 adv/ $10 dos, More Info
☺ Stand Up Comedy,The Cause B Show VII
@ Greenpoint Heights (278 Nassau Aveune) 8:30 pm, FREE, free beer with donation, This night of stand-up created by comic Kerryn Feehand and local community organizer Victoria Varney gets comedians together to give a voice to underrepresented causes – this one being the Northside Townhall. RSVP
♫ Q-Tip / Natasha Diggs  @ Output (74 Wythe Ave) 10 pm, $15 adv/  Buy Tix

rekover_projects_art_openingTHURSDAY 2/13
 Valentine’s Fete @ People of 2morrow  (65 Franklin Street) 6 pm, FREE, Say I love you to yourself at this social gathering/artisan meet up, with floral arrangements by Fox and Fodder, nails by Joe Shep and 25% off Malaya Organics Bath and Body Products
 Art Opening: Recover Projects Launch with Tristan Fitch @ Rekover Projects  (77 Franklin Street) 7 pm, FREE, See ”Before Intersections,” a collection of 50 new paintings with more than 150 geometric shapes assembled on wood by Tristan Fitch, MORE INFO
☺ Comedy Night with Seth Olenick and Friends @ WORD (126 Franklin St) 7-8pm, FREE, Join Seth Olenick / Jeaneane Garolfalo / Dave Hill for a night in honor of Olenick’s newly published collection, Funny Business, RSVP
♫ Exploding in Sound & Ipsum Present: Grass is Green / Slonk Donkerson / Heeney / Please / Washer @ Shea Stadium (20 Meadow St, Bushwick) 8pm, $8, RSVP

FRIDAY 2/14
valentines_love_fest♥ Love is in the Air: The 3rd Annual Valentine’s Day Digester Eggs Tour @ Newton Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant (329 Greenpoint Ave) 9:301m-2:30pm, FREE, Is there anything more romantic than gazing into the egg-shaped digesters that process 1/5 million gallons of sludge daily?! We think not, More Info
• Valentine’s Hot Makeup Night @
Brooklyn Groove (102B Nassau Ave) 4-8pm, FREE, Get tips on how to create a sexy V-day look with cupcakes, wine, and a free makeup consultation featuring a smokey eyes tutorial, More Info
♥ Valentines Love Fest @
Pete’s Candy Store (709 Lorimer Street) 7pm, FREE,  Freestyle or partnered up, get wooed by a night of curated poetry by The Multifarious Array and music performances by Nicole Mercedes / Sweet Soubrette / The Traveling Wilbury, with drinks and a chocolate giveaway by Fine and Raw, More Info
 RUBULAD Presents: Happy Together, A Valentine’s Dance
@ The Paper Box (17 Meadow St, Bushwick) 9pm, $20, Dress sweet and saucy for this V-Day extravaganza, featuring burlesque by Poppy Tart, cabaret, light installations, live music, and DJ’s all night, RSVP, BUY TIX
♥ Valentine’s Day with Harold and Maude @ Videology (308 Bedofrd Ave) 9pm, FREE, wanna celebrate v-day by watching a young dude hang out in graveyards with his 79-year-old girlfriend, all against the beautiful wailings of Cat Stevens? For an extra $35 get reserved seating with chocolate-covered strawberries and prosecco, More Info
 True Romance @ Nitehawk (xxx) midnight, $13, This 1993 Tarantino-penned love story tells the tale of love between Clarence and his reformed hooker wife in Alabama, as they meet, fall in love, and then proceed to steal a whole lotta drugs from her pimp, with Christian Slater, Patricia Arquette, and Brad Pitt as a huge pothead, More Info

black_love_partySATURDAY 2/15
* February Beach Bazaar @ The Diamond (43 Franklin St) 4-8pm, FREE, It’s not beach season yet, but we can pretend, with fish tacos, fresh local oysters, Montauk Brews, and a limbo contest, get a free drink if you come in a Hawaiian shirt
 Art Opening, TIP TOP @ Greenpoint Terminal Gallery ( 67 West Street #320) 7 pm, Enjoy an evening of explosive drawings from artists Jessica Ciocci / Austin English / Jesse Littlefield / Eddie Martinez / Torey Thornton / Matthew Turber / James Ulmer. RSVP 
 A Black Love Party @ The Paper Box (17 Meadow St, Bushwick) 10:30pm, $10, Get your love on with music from DJ Mursi Layne / DJ Sebastian / DJ Mane Squeeze BUY TIX
♫ Phil Collins’ Day Show and Dance Party @ Bar Matchless (557 Manhattan Ave) 8 p.m. $5, Celebrate the MAN, the LEGEND, the SPECTRE that is Phil C., dance the night away to Hello Phones / Nicholas Nicholas / A Bunch of Dead People / Andre Obin DJ’d by Guy Anna Ross (of the Love Supreme) BUY TIX

SUNDAY 2/16
# Sunday Roast @ The Diamond (43 Franklin St) 4pm, $12, eat to your heart’s delight, $12 gets you a Sunday roast paired with an English-style cask
* Down & Amp; Derby Roller Disco @ Brooklyn Bazaar (165 Banker St, Greenpoint) 8 p.m.  Be among 300 pairs of skates wheeling around to disco tunes by Rok One and Max Pask. $10 with RSVP
* Local Filmmaker Showcase presents Jaclyn Gramigna @ Videology (308 Bedford) 8pm, FREE, celebrate the official online release of Gramigna’s short film, Downtown, along with a curated selection of accompanying short films from North Brooklyn locals, with a raffle and drink specials, More Info
♫ Juan Waters / Household  Las Rosas  @ Baby’s All Right (146 Broadway) 10 pm., $10 adv, 12 dos/  Buy Tix

MONDAY 2/17
♦ Twilight Figure Drawing @ Brooklyn Fire Proof (119 Ingraham St) 4:30 p.m. $15/ $10 with a friend, Join The Bk Society of Draftsman for happy hour drinks and an evening of artistic indulgence, MORE INFO

 

* Greenpointers’ Pick
♫ Music
♥ Pheremones likely
♦ Art Event
☺ Comedy Event
# Foodie Event

About Chérmelle

writer.documentarian.mixtape-er, coffeetographer™ The best way to give you my biography is to share my inspirations, because then you can know me. Here’s the almost short-list; God, family, friends, flea markets, people, Henry Miller, Picasso, architecture, style-bloggers, print magazines, William Faulkner, random conversations, Alexandre Dumas, independent music, Miles Davis, neighborhoods, hostels, Toni Morrison, beaches, books, Brooklyn,Thomas Newman, travel bookstores, L.A., love, natural light, Africa (all of it), acoustic guitars, airports and airplanes, graffiti, Gustav Klimt, Maxwell, caffeine, Bon Iver, Modigliani, Annie:the movie, yard sales, Van Gogh, ideas, and paper in all its tangible forms.

1 Comment

  1. Sherry says:

    One-fifth of 1,000,000 gallons of sludge is 200,000 gallons, re: Shit Tits VD tour.

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