Verbal Fight Club, Indiepop Prom, Village of Love – What’s Happening, Greenpoint? (2/11–2/17)

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

WEDNESDAY 2/11
* Poets at the Yard @ The Yard Williamsburg (33 Nassau Ave) 7pm, FREE, Featuring Russell Dillon / Mary Donnelly / Megin Jimenez / Nicholas Adamski, More info
* Verbal Fight Club
@ Muchmore’s (2 Havemeyer St) 8:30pm, $?, A space where we can test our own level of endurance and conviction on current issues of great (or little) importance, RSVP
* Across the Hall @ The Hive NYC (20 Cook St) 9pm, $15, Adapted from a film of the same name, this play weaves a suspenseful tale of love, trust, and friendship, More info

THURSDAY 2/12
 The Reject Show @ The Living Gallery (1094 Broadway) 5pm, FREE, A group show featuring printmaking, sculpture, painting, digital art, virtual reality art, and more, RSVP
* Flux Thursday
 @ Flux Factory (39-31 29th St) 8pm, FREE, Flux’s monthly art salon and potluck, featuring presentations by Wieteke Heldens, Kayti Didriksen, Duo Clakula, and the keepers of the Exquisite Contraption, More info
 No Smoking Media Presents MUNCHIES @ Muchmore’s (2 Havemeyer St) 8:30pm, FREE, With Veda Rays / Whitewash / Bodega Bay / Young Runner / Lonesome Nick, RSVP

FRIDAY 2/13
♥ A Literary Exploration of Breakups 
@ Kickstarter HQ (58 Kent St) 7pm, FREE, Stories of heartache & healing by Lux Alptraum, Ben Arthur, Dolan Morgan, Daniel Jose Older, Sid March, and Ben Rosenfeld, RSVP
♥ Punk Rock Valentine’s Day @ Black Bear Bar (70 North 6th St) 7:30pm, $8, With Brooklyn What / Harmonica Lewinskis / Kung Fu Crimewave, RSVP
♥ 
Indiepop Prom
 @ Baby’s All Right (146 Broadway) 8pm, $8 in prom attire, With Priests / Amanda X / Sports / Leggy / Mannequin Pussy / DJ Meredith Graves, RSVP
♥ First Comes Love @ Pine Box Rock Shop (12 Grattan St) 9:30pm, FREE, Anonymously solicited adult film scenes written by real aspiring porn writers are performed live on stage by comedians, actors, and willing crowd members, RSVP

SATURDAY 2/14
♥ Valentine’s Day Spooning @ North Brooklyn Boat Club (49 Ash St) 12pm, FREE, A very romantic spoon-carving workshop in the boatyard; carvers of all levels welcome, More info
♥ Village of Love
 @ Music Hall of Williamsburg (66 North 6th St) 7pm, $20, Annual Planned Parenthood benefit with music from Jon Spencer Blues Explosion / DJ Jonathan Toubin / Shannon Funchess / Lenny Kaye / Julianna Barwick / Austin Brown / Cassie Ramone / Brad Oberhofer / Crocodiles / EZTV and many more, More info
♥ Lady Parts Justice Benefit Show
 @ The Creek & the Cave (10-93 Jackson Ave) 7pm, FREE, A comedy show / party / benefit to celebrate women in comedy and to raise money and awareness for Lady Parts JusticeRSVP
♥ The Red Gloves & Josselyn Levinson @ Triskelion Arts (118 North 11th St) 8pm, $16, The two flirtatious companies confabulate on romance in an evening of dance, chemistry, crying, and chocolate, Buy tix
♥ A Spy in the Warehouse of Love
 @ Secret Bk location, 9pm, $10/$20, A very Rubulad Valentine’s Day, with music, DJs, burlesque, projections, a light circus, and much more, RSVP
♥ My Bloody Valentine’s Party @ Passenger Bar (229 Roebling St) 9pm, FREE, With a Sailor Jerry’s open bar from 9 to 10, music, DJs, silent films, candy, and more; dress in all black, More info

SUNDAY 2/15
# Greenpoint Beer & Ale Co. Brewery Tour @ Greenpoint Beer & Ale Co. (7 North 15th St) 1pm, $15, The tour begins with a brief history of the brewery and moves into an in-depth knowledge of the brewing process and varieties of beer being made, Buy tix 
 Strength in Weakness: A United Cerebral Palsy Benefit @ St. Vitus (1120 Manhattan Ave) 8pm, $17, With Modern Baseball / Spraynard / The Weaks / Marietta, Buy tix
 Ricky Eat Acid @ Shea Stadium (20 Meadow St) 8pm, $10, With Gregory McKillop / Host / Jordaan Mason / Tele/visions, Buy tix

MONDAY 2/16 
 Astro Black @ Silent Barn (603 Bushwick Ave) 9pm, $7, A doom-metal dinner party featuring musicians and performers, More info
 Liz Eldridge @ Pete’s Candy Store (709 Lorimer St) 8pm, FREE, With Actual Wolf / Valerie Gefner / Juliet Strong, More info

TUESDAY 2/17
* Blackmail #12 @ Mellow Pages Library (56 Bogart St) 7:30pm, FREE, Readings from Chloé Rossetti / Corley Miller / Lora LiJacob Steinberg, RSVP
* Spirit Animal Collage Class
@ The Ark (107 Green St) 8pm, $25, Follow your creativity and discover how this fun and quick artistic practice can unlock unique possibilities, More info

* 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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