Vegan Shop-Up, Sludgefest, 5Pointz Memorial – What’s Happening, Greenpoint? (11/12–11/18)

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

WEDNESDAY 11/12
* NAG’s Community Mapping Series: Air Pollution @ MS 50 Auditorium (183 South 3rd St) 6:30pm, FREE, Learn about local air-pollution-reduction campaigns in the neighborhood (BQE decking, trucking, garbage equity), More info
Education Through Music Benefit @ Rough Trade (64 North 9th St) 7pm, $65, With Jennah Bell / The Dust Rays / J. Period, More info
* Color Series: Blue But Not Dead @ Wendy’s Subway (722 Metropolitan Ave) 8pm, FREE, The second installment of the “Color in Film” series, featuring Malá Mořská Víla, the Czech Little Mermaid, and Marguerite Duras’ short film “Les Mains Négatives,” RSVP

THURSDAY 11/13
# Epcot Series #1 @ The Diamond (43 Franklin St) 7pm, $15, Jackson Diner presents an Indian buffet for the first installment of this new monthly series, More info 
* November Flux Thursday @ Flux Factory (39-31 29th St) 8pm, A monthly potluck and art salon with presentations by Flux artists-in-residence, More info

FRIDAY 11/14
* I Always Said Yes: The Many Lives of Wakefield Poole @ UnionDocs (322 Union Ave) 7:30pm, $9, Screening proceeded by a talk by Jeffrey Escoffier, author of Bigger Than Life: The History of Gay Porn Cinema from Beefcake to Hardcore, More info
♦ Headshop: A Psychedelic Group Art Show @ Secret Project Robot (389 Melrose St) 7:30pm, FREE, In this installation artists will make zines, blacklight posters, tapestries, t-shirts, incense, candles, “pipes,” tarot cards, videos, vinyl, macrame, and more, the old fashioned way: by hand, RSVP
♫ A Night With Golf Channel Recordings @ The Good Room (98 Meserole Ave) 10pm, $10, With Loose Control Band / DJ Spun / Phil South / Sammy Jo, RSVP

SATURDAY 11/15
# Vegan Shop-Up @ Pine Box Rock Shop (12 Grattan St) 12pm, FREE, Discover NYC’s best all vegan locally made foods and wares, More info
♫ The Bent Unit Presents Sludgefest @ Paper Box (17 Meadow St) 2pm, $20, With Naam / White Hills / No Way / Blackout / It’s Not Night: It’s Space / Chimpgrinder, and more, Buy tix
# Truffled Treat Tasting With the Truffliest @ Eastern District (1053 Manhattan Ave) 4pm, FREE, The Truffleist specializes in hand-blended condiments featuring real, all-natural black truffles, More info
* Bk Local Organic
 @ Word (126 Franklin St) 6:30, FREE, New Writing from the Greenpoint Writers Group, More info
* Kings of Brooklyn Launch @ Jack Taylor Studios (445 Grand St) 7pm, FREE, Celebrate the first release of these handmade apothecary goods with cocktails and scents, More info
* Dance Drink & Score @ Black Bear Bar (70 North 6th St) 8pm, $25, Dance and drink all night, all while supporting the Van Arsdale Basketball Program, Buy tix

SUNDAY 11/16
* Toasted Indie Wedding Event @ Brooklyn Night Bazaar (165 Banker St) 12pm, $8 / $12, An eclectic array of independent artisans, alternative and offbeat wedding ideas, handcrafted and eco-friendly goods, and a party-like mood, More info
* Presentation Party Night @ Bat Haus Coworking Space (279 Starr St) 7pm, FREE, Topics include “A Guide to Enjoying the Feasts of the Season,” “The Forum for the Advancement of Female Orgasms,” “The Eyebrow Theory,” and more, More info
 Decapitation @ St. Vitus Bar (1120 Manhattan Ave) 8pm, $15, With Misery Index / Pyrrhon / Mausoleum, Buy tix

MONDAY 11/17
* 5-10 Minute Plays About Loving and Leaving @ Standard Toykraft (722 Metropolitan Ave) 8pm, $8, A night of theater brought to you by plumage, Buy tix
 Future Punx
 @ Death By Audio (49 South 2nd St) 8pm, $10, With Priests / Downtown Boys / Pink Wash / B-Boys, Buy tix

TUESDAY 11/18
* Dancing Foxes Two-Year Anniversary @ Spoonbill & Sugartown (218 Bedford Ave) 7pm, FREE, With Moyra Davey / Ulrike Müller / Zoe Leonard, RSVP
# Art Is Life: You Cannot Whitewash the People @ 4517 Davis St, 6:30pm, FREE, A memorial for 5Pointz: Dress in bright colors and bring pictures of your favorite wall, RSVP

* 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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