Classes Begin Monday April 1 at the McCarren Park Soccer Field
Rated 5 stars on Yelp, Beastanetics utilizes strategically selected high-intensity, body-weight exercises to incinerate fat, boost metabolism, and improve stamina, strength, agility, speed, power, and overall athleticism.
Head Beasts, Tim Haft and Shana Brady, hold multiple, national fitness certifications, and have been professional butt kickers for more than 20 years. They will do everything in their power—and then some—to make you feel safe, supported, and welcome.
Monday through Thursday 6:45am, 8am, 9:15am
6-week, 12-session program: $120
Single class: $15
One-time free trial class for virgin Beasts
The amazing space that is the home of Greenpointers has a spot opening up for a new studio mate. I can honestly say that I love working there. The other residents are wonderful people and the space itself is great for co-working, but also if you have small events like art shows, screenings or readings.
Unique Workspace Opportunity In Storefront Gallery
$330 per month
Available: March 1st through Oct. 1st and beyond
Dobbin Project Space is a creative work and event space for artists, curators and programmers producing socially-engaged art and media. It was founded in September of 2012 by three socially engaged artists with interdisciplinary practices. All three co-founders work in the space. Additionally, we have three wonderful residents and are seeking a fourth.
Residents use the space as a shared art studio/co-working space Monday through Friday. On weekends, Dobbin Project Space hosts socially engaged art programming and events, including events by residents. We invite an artist, designer, curator, entrepreneur, community organizer, writer, or freelancer to join us starting March 1st, 2013.
The physical space is a storefront gallery with large white walls, ample light and wood floors. Walls slide to cover storage areas, leaving a beautiful work and event space. The gallery has two spaces: one room with street access and a large picture window and another large back gallery with windows facing a courtyard garden. There is on-site storage for all residents, multiple power outlets, track lighting, a private bathroom, microwave, fridge and modular work desks. There is room to host meetings.
The space is located in a unique studio complex called Dobbin Mews on Dobbin Street, situated between McCarren Park, Williamsburg and Greenpoint, nearby Nassau G and Bedford L trains. Resident rent is $330/month, including all utilities (heat, AC, Internet, electricity). Transportation: G train to Nassau, L train to Bedford Ave., B61 bus, B43 Bus.
The new resident must commit through Oct. 1st, 2013, with potential to extend.
Please email Sarah at dobbinprojectspace (at) gmail.com with a paragraph about yourself and your work, including relevant links, and/or any questions. We will follow up by scheduling in person meetings.
The 2013 Brokelyn Beer Book is on sale today, just in time for Valentine’s day. $30 gets you this gorgeous, pocket-sized coupon book containing coupons for 30 free beers at 30 bars. And not just any bars: The Brokelyn elves have spent the past few months curating the best beer bars in town.
This year, Brokelyn is offering not one, but TWO books to choose from, each containing 30 different amazing bars!
Some of our Greenpoint favorites are included in the book, Black Rabbit Bar and Diamond Bar plus it is alway fun to explore other hoods while sampling some yummy brews!
PRO TIP: If you’re buying one for your sweetie, don’t forget to buy one for yourself as well!
Quick Fitness (16 Eckford St) is a special gym somewhat secretly tucked away by McCarren Park. Upon entrance to the gym, you will notice that Quick Fitness is flooded with natural sunlight, exposed brick and a lack of waiting lines for equipment! Month to month membership also set this gym apart!
What you need to know: * No Commitment
* No Registration Fee
* All Classes Are Included w/ Membership
The classes are a main attraction at Quick Fitness. From Spinning to Yoga to Bootcamp and Kettlebell – you will never get bored while kicking your butt.
Start 2013 right with a gym membership you will actually want to use! Stop by Quick Fitness to check it out.
January Member Special: Current Members: Get a month free when you get a friend to join!
(Valid Jan 2, 2013 -Feb 1, 2013)
It is rough out there, today’s commute will not be easy for most of you. As you crawl into work today keep your head up kids…the 2nd annualVintage Crawl is this Sunday, November 11th from noon-8pm (Greenpoint/Williamsburg).
Founded in 2011 by two Williamsburg residents and vintage enthusiasts, the Vintage Crawl makes finding great pieces at affordable prices easy, while promoting local Brooklyn businesses.
The event will feature a self-led bargain hunt through the best vintage shops in Williamsburg and Greenpoint. Themap featuring all discounts and promotions throughout the neighborhood is available through the mobile platform, Domino Street. Please note there are also tons of great deals at your local bars!
This year’s Fall crawl is happening at a difficult time, in order to support the Vintage Crawl is coordinating donation opportunities for Sandy relief efforts at each store. Not to mention that a lot of the participating stores already have initiates in place.
Malin Landaeus, Ferris, Seven Wonders Vintage, Fox & Fawn, Horizons, Antoinette, Loren- A Denim Boutique, RePop, Le Grand Strip, About Glamour, Awoke Vintage, Brooklyn Reclamation, Sanford and Sven, Rabbits, Ash, Handsome Dan’s Candy Stand, Treehouse, Dolly G’s, Slowfax, Tiger Blanket and Lavai Maria
Nitehawk Cinema Bar, High Horse Saloon, Manhattan Inn, Commodore Soft Spot, The Richardson, Sage and The Gibson
For updates on discounts and crawl-related news, stay connected with the Vintage Crawl on Twitter & Instagram (@VintageCrawl) or like on Facebook.
Just because you weigh a buck twenty soaking wet doesn’t mean you can’t afford to lose some excess body fat. Yes, even skinny people need to exercise. So if your tone is feeling not so toned, contact Human@Ease and we’ll give you a complimentary body assessment when you mention ‘Greenpointers,’
Stop by Human@Ease and mention ‘Greenpointers’ for 15% OFF!
Apply the discount to any drop-in Class, Personal Training session, or Infrared sauna session*
*Please note that personal training and infrared sauna sessions require an appointment
The perfect vintage piece to complete your incredible Halloween outfit is sitting in a Greenpoint warehouse right now at Dusty Rose Vintage. The venerable vintage clothing wholesaler has opened in a new space on 233 Norman Avenue, and they are throwing open their doors in honor of Halloween. Usually open by appointment only to commercial clients, Dusty Rose is inviting the whole neighborhood to stop by and celebrate the ghoulish holiday with the finest undead threads. Continue reading →
Are you like me, so short everything even cropped pants need to get tailored? My first mistake is wearing cropped pants! But this isn’t a fashion lesson it’s a sewing lesson from the resident seamstress Melody over at Kill Devil Hill. The class is $30, but $5 off for Greenpointers’ readers! Just mention us when you sign up!
Tuesday September 25th, 2012 – 6-8pm
Sunday September 30th, 2012 – 5-7pm
Greenpointer Brett Bara, who is a New York-based author, TV host, blogger and designer who specializes in crafts, desserts, and DIY decor is offering a limited edition of small-scale stitchery classes in her Greenpoint home studio (a.k.a. the crafty clubhouse) starting next week. And she is offering a 10% discount to Greenpointers readers!
Learn to knit, embroider and crochet. The 2 hour long classes are beginner level, and will also have yummy homemade snacks and wine!
Did you know there is a commercial hydroponic urban farm on a rooftop in Greenpoint? Have you tried their salads? They are wonderful!
Viraj Puri, the founder and CEO of Gotham Greens, kicks off Wakefield’s Electric Locomotive on Wednesday September 20, 2012 at 6:30pm with a talk about how this magical farm on top of an old bowling alley in North Brooklyn came to be.
Wakefield is an awesome and free daily email that connects you with the stories behind the startups, great jobs and new products.
The wonderful folks at Ovenly will provide treats for all.