The Hustle, Doomsday Freaks, Salsa Picante – What’s happening, Greenpoint? (3/02–3/08)

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

10441376_10207025613212891_9060873125762287991_nWEDNESDAY 3/02
* Superfund Seminar @ Polish Slavic Center (176 Java St) 6:30pm, FREE, Join a discussion on the variety of agencies and programs that are cleaning up our community, RSVP
 Salsa Picante
@ Tender Trap (66 Greenpoint Ave) 8pm, FREE, With the Adam Amram Experience / Los Salsatanes, & Masam Dream World / DJ That’s So Raben / DJ Ben Robey, RSVP

12670047_661869287287890_4089390922528072874_nTHURSDAY 3/03
^ Local Organic
@ Brooklyn Oenology (209 Wythe Ave) 7pm, FREE, Fresh local literature meets wine and cocktail pairings in this revamp of the classic reading series, More info
 Virginia Ostgut Tom
@ Good Room (98 Meserole Ave) 10pm, $10, With Umfang / Olive T / Capablanca / Willie Burns, RSVP

11060310_10153495215939328_4438577549013252797_n-220x120FRIDAY 3/04
* Doomsday Freaks
@ Standard Toykraft (722 Metropolitan Ave) 8pm, $10, A variety show hosted by Madame Vivien V, with performances by Arlowe Price, Aneya Marie, Cherrie Sprite, Super Killer Robots, and more, RSVP
 Parental Approval @ Over the Eight (594 Union Ave) 8pm, FREE, Featuring Katie McVay, Chris Calogero, Dewey Lovett, Blair Socci, and more, More info
 Girls on Bills @ Bar Matchless (557 Manhattan Ave) 8pm, $8, With MNR PLSR / The Manimals / Geena Davis / Brainfreeze, RSVP

12729190_10100348653572704_7770740234505428489_nSATURDAY 3/05
* Irish Brunch Series @ Nitehawk Cinema (136 Metropolitan Ave) 11:30am, $11, A brunchtime screening of the fairytale action thriller Hannah, More info
 The Base / NYCABC Benefit Show @ Aviv (496 Morgan Ave) 8pm, $8–$12, With Mad Diesel / Claw / Lucid Terror / Folklore, RSVP
 Festival of Colors Warm-Up @ National Sawdust (80 North 6th St) 10pm, $25, With DJ Vic / Karavika / Samir Gupta, More info

12743975_10153587116189615_8786128055362224300_nSUNDAY 3/06
^ The Hustle
@ Word (126 Franklin St) 2pm, FREE, A writers’ discussion series, this month featuring Melissa Febos, Marie-Helene Bertino, and Leah Falk, RSVP
* John Hughes Trivia
@ Videology (308 Bedford Ave) 8pm, FREE, Five trivia rounds focusing on Hughes’ ’80s teen oeuvre, More info

mar 7MONDAY 3/07
 Would You Rather
@ The Experiment Comedy Gallery (20 Broadway) 8pm, $8, A game show where comics tell you which of two very specific, mostly hypothetical situations they prefer and why, More info
 Live Music Monday @ Manhattan Inn (632 Manhattan Ave) 8:30pm, $5–$10, With Hannah Epperson / Omhouse / Ajnabi, More info

12189096_833707583422561_3565370652526750748_nTUESDAY 3/08
 Subdrift NYC
@Mucmhore’s (2 Havemeyer St) 7pm, FREE, An open mic where each performer has five minutes to sing, dance, poetically slam, stand-up, sit down, or anything else. RSVP
^ The Folded Clock Paperback Launch
@ Word (126 Franklin St)7pm, FREE, Featuring a conversation between authors Heidi Julavits and Leslie Jamison, 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.

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