Poseidon’s Children, Booty Worship, and Bushwick Open Studios – What’s Happening, Greenpoint? (6/03–6/09)

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

FC9780670016839WEDNESDAY 6/03
^ Word Presents Bourbon Empire @ Ramona Bar (113 Franklin St) 6:30pm, FREE, Author Reid Mitenbuler will speak about his book and sign copies during happy hour, More info
* Broken Land 2-Year Anniversary @ Broken Land (105 Franklin St) 9pm, FREE, Featuring drink specials and DJs Jackie Roman, Zachary Lipez, and Jonathan Toubin, RSVP

DustyDraws_LibbyvanderploegTHURSDAY 6/04 
* Dusty Draws @ Dusty Rose Vintage (251 Greenpoint Ave) 7pm, $25, The first in a new summer series of themed drink ‘n’ draw nights hosted by Libby VanderPloeg, More info
♦ Booty Worship NYC @ Tender Trap (66 Greenpoint Ave) 7pm, FREE, Superchief Gallery brings its group show to Greenpoint; artists will rotate each week for the entire month of June, RSVP
☺ Split Personality Comedy & Storytelling @ Over the Eight (594 Union Ave) 7pm, FREE, With Phoebe Robinson & Isaac Oliver, More info

Poseidon's Children- flierFRIDAY 6/05
* Poseidon’s Children @ Immersive Gallery (132 Bedford Ave) 9pm, $25, A sensual deep-sea cabaret featuring aerial, cyr, poi, burlesque, hoop, belly dancing, and singing Sirens, Buy tix
* Dance Film Lab @ Triskelion Arts (106 Calyer St) 8pm, $10, Celebrates national and international dance-based films that stretch the boundaries of what would be possible on the stage, Buy tix
* Cartoon Monsoon @ Annoyance Theater (367 Bedford Ave) 8pm, $8, A cavalcade of original costumed characters, animations, and sketches from both humans and puppets, More info
* Bushwick Open Studios Official Launch Party @ Be Electric Studios (1298 Willoughby Ave) 8pm, FREE, Kick off the neighborhood’s massive three-day art spectacular, More info

11334231_10153311583947378_1408644739122778603_oSATURDAY 6/06
^ 2nd Annual Morley Walk @ Word (126 Franklin St) 11:30am, FREE, Melville House and Book Riot team up with some of the best independent bookshops in Brooklyn to celebrate the legacy of Christopher Morley, RSVP
* Steamworks: Festival of Curiosity
@ Automotive High School (50 Bedford Ave) 12pm, FREE, A free public festival of hands-on activities that inspire and inform, More info
* City Reliquary’s Bicycle Fetish Day
@ Havemeyer between Hope & Grand, 12pm, FREE, A celebration of all things bike, featuring a bike contests, bicycle advocacy groups, boutique bicycle-artist wares, a BBQ, and more, RSVP
* Living Los Sures Day @ Various South Williamsburg locations, 3pm, FREE, A day of art, stories, and local experiences in the Brooklyn Barrio of Los Sures, More info
♦ Visual Clave @ Picture Farm (338 Wythe Ave) 5pm, FREE, An exhibit exploring the evolution of Latin music album cover art over the last 50 years, RSVP

11391261_10152906499998091_756273485477780503_nSUNDAY 6/07
* Cosmic Astrology’s Lunar Nodes Workshop
@ Golden Drum (97 Green St) 2pm, $25, Learn about the various karmic conditions the nodes can represent, the principals of polarity and evolution, and the phenomena of paradoxical charts and other configurations, More info
Lahpet Thote Workshop
@ Menu for Mars Kitchen (191 North 14th St) 2pm, Learn to make pickled tea leaf salad with Anna Dabney and David Grainger, More info
* Uncle Irving’s Open Mic Variety Show @ Big Irv’s (381 Hooper St) 7pm, FREE, With Nick Padilla / Eugene Rosenberg / Bobby Snacks / Kala Jerzy, and more, RSVP

saint_vitus_barMONDAY 6/08
* Switzerland Screenings @ Wythe Hotel (80 Wythe Ave) 9pm, FREE, Part of the Northside Film Festival, screenings of ThuleTuvalu and Timber, More info
♫ Darkwing @ St. Vitus (1120 Manhattan Ave) 8pm, $10, With No Nets / Impossible Cities / Hermano Stereo, Buy tix

1039926_921733874552351_5122857711229676153_oTUESDAY 6/09
* SASS & Groupmuse Present Revolutionary Music @ The Bedford (110 Bedford Ave) 7pm, FREE, Lectures include “Beats on the Battlefield” / “Beatlemania & the British Invasion” / “Shostakovich & the Secret Police,” More info
* Short Films Block
 @ UnionDocs (322 Union Ave) 9pm, $13, Part of the Northside Film Festival, a block of short films, More info

* Greenpointers Pick
♫ Music
^ Literary Event

♦ Art Event
☺ Comedy Event
# Foodie Event
♥ Pheremones Likely

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.

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *