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Crafty Markets, PS84 Greenhouse Concert, Wonderland Romp, Degenerate Art Fair, Gift-A-Ganza: What’s Happening Greenpoint? (12/12-12/16)

Wow so many local holiday shopping markets are coming out of the woodwork!

There are more events in our weekly calendarSubmit Greenpoint events, too!

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WEDNESDAY 12/12
 Craft Fair @ Lodge (318 Grand St) 6-10pm, drink specials, Rockaways raffle, handmade crafts
 Sandy Relief Concert & Prayer, Love & Thank You from Japan @ West Park Presbyterian Church (165 W 86th St, NYC) 8pm, FREE, door donations donated to sandy relief, popular American and Japanese songs and prayers, RSVP
 Wild Yaks / Love as Laughter / Jonathan Toubin / Frankie Rose / TEEN / Thanksgiving Brown @ Union Pool (484 Union Ave) 7pm
 Heliotropes / Dead Stars / Lazyeyes / Quiet Loudly @ Muchmore’s (2 Havemeyer St) 8pm, FREE

THURSDAY 12/13
* Grand Street Holiday Window Display Competition @ Grand St (betw. Union & Bushwick Ave.) 6-8:30pm, Local high school art students design window displays for 8 businesses, free food and drinks, Santa and Carolers, a Holiday Scavenger Hunt, More info
• Withering Frost Holiday Spectacular @ Store on Graham Ave (betw. Withers & Frost) 6-8pm, Treehouse, Moves Brooklyn, Tiger Blanket Records, and more local businesses will be serving up drinks, live music, specials and good cheer!
 The Rabbis Art Show @ The Yard (33 Nassau Ave) 6-8pm, series of solo exhibitions of nearly 40 portraits of Rabbis by Joy Mahana.
 Ancient Sky / Bubbly Mommy Gun @ Union Pool (484 Union Ave) 9pm, $8

FRIDAY 12/14
 Resonate & Rebuild @ Reverse Space (28 Frost St) 7-11pm, a silent art auction and exhibition, RSVP
Crystal Garden Opening Reception @ the one well (165 Greenpoint Ave) 7-10pm, Marni Gellman transforms the front window into a crystal garden, the audience is led deep inside the crystal structures via abstract photos lining the walls, RSVP
 No Moss Group Art Show @ Ba’sik (323 Graham Ave) 7pm, RSVP

ps 84 greenhouse concert fundraiserSATURDAY 12/15
 Holiday Open House @ Word (126 Franklin St) 10am-9pm, staff on hand help you find the right books and gifts, a donuts-and-hot chocolate station, and some guest authors to help wrap. All tips for wrapping will be donated to the Greenpoint Food Pantry.
• Williamsburg Fashion Weekend Holyday Market @ Bird River Studios (343 Grand St) 11am-7pm
• Holiday Craft Fair @ 3rd Ward (195 Morgan Ave) noon-6pm
* Underground Holiday Fair @ 119 Jewel St, noon, original and unique work by local artists, designers and artisans, RSVP 
 Winter Wonderland Romp @ Littlefield (622 Degraw St) 8pm-1am, jazz by The Hot Sardine, burlesque performers, holiday punch drink special, Winterland photo booth, LIMITED TIME: TIX ONLY $10, RSVP
 OÍDO: An Experiment in Sound & Sculpture @ Saint Peter & Paul Theatre (288 Berry St) 6:30pm, $6:30pm, Fundraiser for Williamsburg’s PS 84 Rooftop Hydroponic Greenhouse Classroom, a unique collaboration between Tunde Adebimpe (TV on the Radio) and sculptor/light artist Ivan Navarro, Buy Tix
♫ Cool Serbia / Daytona / Summer Saints @ Danny Screams Studios (220 Leonard St) 8:30pm, $7

SUNDAY 12/16
• Sacred Object Holiday Bazaar @ Maha Rose (97 Green street g3) noon-6pm, all hand made, all magic, all love
 Degenerate Craft Fair @ The Dumbo Loft (155 Water St) noon-6pm, an anti-art fair featuring over 50 artists & designers, most under $50, RSVP
 Gift-A-Ganza Spend-A-Drink-A-Thon! @ The Mark Bar (1025 Manhattan Ave) noon-8pm, regulars will be their selling crafts, gifts & affordable art, RSVP
 Brooklyn Surf Flea @ Picture Farm (338 Wythe Ave) 2-8pm, 20+ local businesses selling surf gear and art, donating 10% of sales to Sandy relief efforts, beverages, festive music, & surf films.

* Greenpointers’ Pick
♫ Music
♥ SANDY BENEFIT
♦ Art Event

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Lots of Sandy Relief Benefits For Pets & People: What’s Happening Greenpoint? (11/7-11/14)

There are more events in our weekly calendarSubmit Greenpoint events, too!
WEDNESDAY 11/7
 Butchery Rockaways Fundraiser @ Brooklyn Kitchen (100 Frost St) 6:30pm, $20, Meat Hook’s Sara Bigelow butchers a half steer, live auction bid on some of the choicest cuts

 Popular Standard @ Cleopatra’s (110 Meserole Ave) 6-9pm, an exhibition of collaborative works by Mary Helena Clark and Josh Minkus, RSVP

 Sandy Animal Relief Benefit @ Matchless (557 Manhattan Ave) 9pm, $20, Night of Comedy & Music, RSVP

THURSDAY 11/8

 The Heaping Helping Benefit Dinner @ The Brooklyn Kitchen (100 Frost St) 6:30-9pm, a potluck-style fundraiser to benefit the fine folks at Greenpoint Soup Kitchen, Sign up to provide a dish (large enough to share!) or simply donate $20 at the door for full access, RSVP

♫ Quiet Loudly / Pow Wow! / Miniboone @ Big Snow (49 Varet St) 8pm, $7

♫ ALL WEEKEND : BROOKLYN ELECTRONIC MUSIC FESTIVAL ♫

FRIDAY 11/9

 Fall Supper Club Fundraiser @ Greenpoint Church (126 Milton St) Cocktails 6:30, Dinner 8pm, $20, 4 Course Vegetarian Meal to Benefit Greenpoint Soup Kitchen, RSVP

♦ Circled The Man @ Heliopolis Project Space (154 Huron St) 7-10pm, Artwork by Daniel Bozhkov, Dineo Seshee Bopape, Erkan Özgen, Sener Özmen, Ji Hye Yom, Susana Gaudêncio, Curated by Georgia Elrod, Sarada Rauch and Baris Gokturk

♦ Walking Away (In A Forward Direction) @ the one well (165 Greenpoint Ave) 7-10pm, New Works By Edwin Bethea

♫ Caged Animals / Jamaican Queens / Phone Tag / Passalacqua @ Shea Stadium (20 Meadow St) 9pm, $8

SATURDAY 11/10

• Flea Market @  PS132 ( Manhattan Ave & Metropolitan Ave) 11am-5pm

♦ Eye Candy @ Fowler Arts Collective (67 West St #216) 7-10pm, an exhibition of 25 illustrators sponsored by the Society of Illustrators, RSVP

SUNDAY 11/11

* Vintage Crawl @ (Williamsburg & Greenpoint) 12-8pm, Self Guided Shopping & Bar Hopping throughout Williamsburg, Check out the map

• Greencycle Swap @ Greenpoint Shul (108 Noble St) 1-4pm, reduce, reuse, & recycle gently used & working men’s, women’s & children’s clothing, shoes, toys, & cell phones

 Dog Masquerade & Food Drive @ Russell St (bet. Nassau & Driggs) 1-4pmPups are asked to attend in costume and humans are asked to bring non-perishables for humans AND pets, More info

 FUCK. OFF. SANDY. A Benefit Show @ Bar Matchless (557 Manhattan Ave) 3-7pm, *$10, HELIOTROPES / ZULA / FANTASMES / SHARK WEEK, all proceeds to benefit New York Cares, *donation includes raffle ticket with over 60 prizes, RSVP

 Chili Cook-Off / Occupy Sandy Benefit @ Diamond (43 Franklin St) 5-8pm, $12, Taste of all chilis and voting card, one pint Hofstetten 1810 from the wooden barrel, fabulous live entertainment in the basement

♫ Laura Stevenson & the Cans / The Shondes / Leda / Advaeta @ Public Assembly (70 No. 6th St) 8pm, $8, RSVP

Coming Up…

WEDNESDAY 11/14

 Sandy Relief Comedy Benefit for Adopt NY @ Saint Vitus (1120 Manhattan Ave) 8:30pm, $7, Hosted by Lucas Brothers, 100% Door Plus 10% of bar donated to AdoptNY, RSVP

* Greenpointers’ Pick
♫ Music
♥ SANDY BENEFIT
♦ Art Event

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