Lost Lectures, Food Book Fair, Haiti Bowl, Good Fest – What’s Happening, Greenpoint? (4/23–4/29)

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

WEDNESDAY 4/23
♥ Cataclysm! @ Bizarre Bushwick (12 Jefferson St) 9pm, FREE, House of Screwball presents an all-new drag extravaganza, RSVP 
* Training Tips for Rescue Dogs @ Empire of the Dog (415 Grand St) 7pm, FREE, We will discuss typical issues that may arise in newly adopted rescue dogs, More info
* Research Your Historic Brooklyn House @ Greenpoint Terminal Warehouse (67 West St, Suite 612) 7pm, $25, Elizabeth and Chelcey will help you navigate the online digitized collections available for your research, More info

THURSDAY 4/24
♥ Dance Hall of Beautiful, Radiant Things @ 1 Knickerbocker, 7:30pm, $10, Inspired by 20s/30s dance halls, RSVP to start filling up your dance card, RSVP
* The Loaded Canon @ Brooklyn Oenology (209 Wythe Ave, #106) 7pm, FREE, Fresh local literature meets wine and cocktail pairings in this revamp of the classic reading series, RSVP
* Domesticity: A Micro-Festival @ The Picture Show (226 Green St) 7:30pm, $5, Short films by films by: Michael Bucuzzo / Sasha Waters Freyer / Roshanak Elmendorf / Yaron Lapid / Spring Cleaning Collective, and more, More info

FRIDAY 4/25
* The Lost Lectures
 @ Secret Brooklyn location, 7:30pm, $25, Six world-class speakers, including Blood Orange, Choire Sicha, Barbara Nitke, and Marc Abrahams, More info
 Crazy House 3D Fluorescent Interactive Art Party @ The Paper Box (17 Meadow St) 8pm, $5 advance / $10 at the door, Manykz / Mad Panda /  Jake Dukes / Aof Moka, RSVP
 Kings of Karaoke @ Boulevard Tavern (579 Meeker) 11pm, FREE, Come sing your heart out, More info
 I Feel… Lords of the Castle @ Secret Williamsburg location, 10pm, $15–$40, HOJ / Arana / Iman Rizky / Pony / Carmel, Buy tix

SATURDAY 4/26
* 3rd Annual Food Book Fair @ Wythe Hotel (80 Wythe Ave) 10:30am, $15–$30 per event, Bringing together food enthusiasts, chefs, artists, writers, designers, and publishers to celebrate the intersection between food culture and our food system, More info
* Obscura Society NYC: The Poison Cauldron of Newtown Creek @ Kingsland & Norman, 11am, $25, This fascinating tour will take you through three miles of Greenpoint, crossing the heart of the Greenpoint Oil Spill and heading for the thrice-damned Kosciuszko Bridge, More info
* Bark For Life of Greenpoint & Williamsburg @ McGolrick Park (Russell St btw Driggs Ave & Nassau Ave) 12pm, $20, A noncompetitive dog event to raise funds and awareness for the American Cancer Society, More info
The Good Festival @ Baby’s All Right (146 Broadway) 6pm, $10, Juan Wauters / Wild Yaks / Household / The Wives / The Suzan, Buy tix

SUNDAY 4/27
* Haiti Bowl 2014 @ The Gutter (200 North 14th St) 2pm, $40 to bowl, All proceeds benefit Hôpital Albert Schweitzer in Haiti, More info
* Human Impact Institute’s Brooklyn Waterfront Treasures Bike Tour @ 1 Water St, 1pm, FREE, The tour will stop at five Brooklyn parks where special guest speakers will give talks about the East River waterfront, More info
* AiB Panel Discussion: Arts Labor and Wages @ Radio Bushwick (22 Wyckoff Ave) 5pm, FREE, Panelists will examine the developments leading to the current status quo and the long-term effects of these flaws in our socioeconomic system, RSVP
* No Fun Film Club @ Videology (308 Bedford Ave) 5pm, FREE, Showcasing the work of visual effects artist and director Drew Arnold, RSVP

MONDAY 4/28
* New Moon Drum Spiral @ Golden Drum (97 Green St, Apt G24) 7:30pm, $10, Through the beats of the drum, participants will be guided through a journey of the heart, RSVP
* Doubles Shuffleboard Tournament @ The Diamond (43 Franklin St) 7:30pm, $3, Bar matches your entry fee and the total cash pot goes to the winner, More info

TUESDAY 4/29
# Shuck Yeah! @ Brooklyn Brewery (79 North 11th St) 7pm, $75, Oyster-shucking, cocktail-crafting, and ladies’ arm-wrestling abound at this fundraiser for Neighbors Allied for Good Growth, Buy tix
FRENA Benefit @ Death By Audio (49 South 2nd St) 8pm, Public Hex / Adaveta / Survival / CCTV, RSVP
♫ Scenic Presents @ Grand Victory (245 Grand St) 7:30pm, $8, Lazyeyes / Painted Zeros / Infinity Girl / Gingerlys, Buy tix

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

About Oriana

Oriana is a writer, editor, and hipstorian [sic] who is kind of obsessed with Brooklyn. She is the author of "Brooklyn Spaces: 50 Hubs of Culture & Creativity" (Monacelli, 2015) and creatrix of the website of the same name. She is the events editor for Brokelyn, QNS, and Greenpointers, and her writing has appeared on Slate, Atlas Obscura, New York Post, Matador, Hyperallergic, Gothamist, Curbed, Brooklyn Magazine, Brooklyn Based, and more. Follow her at @orianabklyn.

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