One Last SummerScreen, Burmese Food, Motorcycles, Brooklyn Mile— What’s Happening, Greenpoint? (8/16–8/22)

WEDNESDAY 8/16
♦ SummerScreen: I Know What You Did Last Summer @ McCarren Park, 6pm, FREE, Let’s toast … to us, to our last summer of immature, adolescent decadence, and to the final SummerScreen of the season, More info
♫ Big Huge, Velveteen Rabbit, Barbed Wire, Navy Gangs @ Brooklyn Bazaar (150 Greenpoint Ave), 8pm, $10, Buy tix

THURSDAY 8/17
# Burmese Food Fest @ Rangoon NoodleLab (24 St. Nicholas Ave), 5pm, FREE,  More info
♦ The Russians Are Coming: Red Dawn @ Videology (308 Bedford Ave), 9pm, $12,Watch the classic tale of how teenagers save the world from evil Soviet forces. Because we all need a little Patrick Swayze right about now, Buy tix
♫ DJ Bone, Analog Soul, Sofia Kourtesis, M Parent @ Good Room (98 Meserole Ave), 10pm, $15, DJ Bone is steeped in Detroit history and is amongst the most technically accomplished techno DJs in the world, Buy tix

FRIDAY 8/18
* Fools in the Garden @ A/D/O (29 Norman Ave), 5pm, FREE, Join us in the sunny tranquil sculpture garden at A/D/O for happy hour and $1 oysters, More info
♫ Rumours – A Fleetwood Mac Tribute @ Brooklyn Bowl (61 Wythe Ave), 6pm, $12, Buy tix
♫ EX EYE (Colin Stetson + Greg Fox) with Dan Friel @ St. Vitus (1120 Manhattan Ave), 8pm, $15, Buy tix
♫ Yaeji and Friends w/ Firm Tracks @ Sunnyvale (1031 Grand St), 12am, $10, Buy tix

SATURDAY 8/19
* Audubon Bird & Butterfly Walk@ Transmitter Park, 10am, FREE, Naturalist Nadir Souirgi guides us through an introductory exploration of the birds and butterflies of WNYC Transmitter Park, RSVP
* Public Paddle @ North Brooklyn Boat Club (51 Ash St), 12pm, FREE, Join trained NBBC guides for short trips on Newtown Creek and possibly out toward the East River, More info
♫ Motorcycle Rock & Roll @ The Lot (Meserole Ave & Moultrie St), 2pm, FREE, An all-ages, all day long showing of classic motorcycles, plus four live bands: Julia Haltigan, Sharkmuffin, Daddy Long Legs, and Dirty Fences, More info
♫ Dustin Wong & Takako Minekawa, MotionGraphics, Katrina Stonehart @ Baby’s All Right (146 Broadway), 8pm, $12, Buy tix
♫ Marcel Fengler, Sleepy & Boo, Eric Harary @ Schimanski (54 North 11th St), 10pm, $12, Buy tix

SUNDAY 8/20
* Brooklyn Mile @ Kent Avenue, 9am, FREE, Runners in Brooklyn’s only road mile will run along Kent Avenue through the heart of Williamsburg, More info
♦ Spoons, Tunes, & Booze Goes Back to School @ Nitehawk (136 Metropolitan Ave), 11:30am, $16, All your favorite Saturday morning cartoons, delicious cocktails, a free all-you-can-eat sugar cereal bar, & Nitehawk’s excellent brunch menu, Buy tix
♦ Macrame 101: Making a Planter Hanger @ Better than Jam’s (20 Grattan St), 2pm, $70, Macrame 101: Making a Plant Hanger. All skill levels welcome. Materials, skills and knotting fun supplied, Buy tix
☺ Hung Up on You @ Pete’s Candy Store (709 Lorimer St), 10:30pm, $10, Some of the best comedians and writers perform at Pete’s Candy Store — proceeds will be going to the ACLU, More info

MONDAY 8/21
* Solar Eclipse Sound Bath Meditation @ Magick City (37 Box St), 6:30pm & 9pm, $30, Harmonize your dreams with your mind, body, and spirit by taking you deeper into your own intuitive guidance, Buy tix
♫ Old Crow Medicine Show @ Brooklyn Steel (319 Frost Street), 7pm, $35, Buy tix
♥ Industry Night w/ Taylor Shockley b2b Velasco @ TBA Brooklyn (385 Wythe Ave), 9pm, FREE, More info

TUESDAY 8/22
# MOFAD Food Trivia Night @ MOFAD (62 Bayard St), 7pm, $20, Food is the name of this game & it’s time to test yourself at MOFAD Lab’s first ever Trivia Night. Tickets include admission, three drink tickets, and light snacks, Buy tix
* Intro to Dream Interpretation @ Catland (987 Flushing Ave), 7pm, $10, Join us as we sip tea and discuss lucid dreaming, what our dreams tell us, and how to integrate dreamwork into spiritual practice, Buy tix

* Greenpointers Pick
♫ Music
^ Literary Event
♦ Art & Film
☺ Comedy Event
# Foodie Event
♥ Pheremones Likely

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