Among the many upcoming cool things going on at Word, tomorrow night is their first Game Night kicking off with Scrabble!

The first of WORD’s monthly (every third Tuesday) game night kicks off with Scrabble. We buy the beer; bring your own board to share. Tuesday, January 15, 7:30pm.

As a longtime Scrabble player and now recently addicted to Scrabulous, me and the crew are definitely gonna hit this up.

Also, check out the other things coming up at Word:


Launch party for Brooklyn author Sarah Langan, author of The Missing. Wednesday, January 16, 7:30pm

WORD kicks off its monthly (every last Friday) Book to Movie Night with a screening of Live Schreiber’s Everything is Illuminated, based on the novel by Jonathan Safran Foer. Friday, January 25, at 8 p.m.

***All events at WORD are FREE unless otherwise noted.***

WORD, an independent bookseller with selections for adults and children, opened in Greenpoint in March and has been featured in The New York Times, Time Out New York, Lucky Magazine, New York Magazine’s Intelligencer, The Brooklyn Paper and Shelf Awareness.

WORD is located at 126 Franklin Street in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. Take the G train to Greenpoint Avenue. Call 718.383.0096 or visit

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