Tennis, Japan Eats!, Rich Medina, Drag Queen Story Hour — What’s Happening, Greenpoint? (1/17–1/23)

WEDNESDAY 1/17

# A Taste of Japan Eats! @ Heritage Radio Network (100 Bogart St), 6pm, $40, Japan Eats! is coming to life, and you’ll have the opportunity to mingle with Akiko Katayama and some of her favorite guests and friends. Incredible small bites (Kaiseki, Spicy Dan Dan Ramen and Gyoza) and beverages included with ticket, Buy tix
♫ The Blues Bangers, Groove Protectors @ Skinny Dennis (152 Metropolitan Ave), 9pm, FREE, More info
☺ Funhouse Comedy @ Pete’s Candy Store (709 Lorimer St), 10pm, FREE, More info

THURSDAY 1/18

# Teas of Asia @ MOFAD (62 Bayard St), 6:30pm, $20, Theresa Wong from T shop and Stephen Thomas from Rishi Tea, along with Sarah Rose as moderator (For All the Tea in China), will take you on a journey from the origins of tea in China to tea ceremonies in Asia to modern tea culture in the United States, Buy tix
♦ Calling The Circle @ Spaceworks Williamsburgh Library (240 Division St), 7pm, FREE, An open gathering space for Spaceworks artists and community members to come together to share their stories, experiences, and creativity. Bring something that’s meaningful to you or your culture, RSVP
♫ Goth Star Party w/ Rex Reid, Filthy Wayz, S.B. Rosa and more! @ Sunnyvale (1031 Grand St), 7:30pm, $8, Buy tix
♫ The Listeners, Drawing Boards, Bob Carol Ted, Lou Nutting @ Gutter Bar (200 N 14th St), 9pm, FREE, More info
♫ INPUT Presents Outlier | Bonobo (Extended DJ Set) @ Output (74 Wythe Ave), 10pm, $30, More info

FRIDAY 1/19

♫ Melodie / CGC @ Halcyon the Shop (74 Wythe Ave), 5pm, FREE, More info
♫ Circles Around The Sun + Hola! @ Brooklyn Bowl (61 Wythe Ave), 8pm, $30, Buy tix
♫ An Evening at Wayward Social @ Wayward Social (35 Ingraham St), 9pm, FREE, Join Funky Soulful Haveners, Gang-bangers of Love and disseminators of long-forgotten funk for a Mid Winter’s Evening filled with music, solemnities and possibly even some dancing, More info
♫ Kim Ann Foxman, Andrew Potter, Rich Medina, L&L&L Record Club @ Good Room (98 Meserole Ave), 10pm, FREE – $20, Kim Ann Foxman’s Firehouse residency returns with the house producer doing an extended set for her opening party. She will be joined by friend Andrew Potter of Throne of Blood Records, RSVP
♫ Justin Miller x Lovers @ Rose Gold (96 Morgan Ave), 11pm, FREE – $10, More info

SATURDAY 1/20

♦ Queer Girls Movie Night: January Edition @ Muchmore’s (2 Havemeyer St), 6pm, FREE, Stay warm with a few beers and a queer film! All Ages. No Jerks. Please be respectful of the space, More info
♫ Siv Disa, Bowen, Ciarra Fragale, Doctor @ Terra Firma (119 Ingraham St), 7:30pm, FREE, More info
♫ PLUSH NOCTURNE presents: Pleiades Project & Bartok @ New Women Space (188 Woodpoint Rd), 7:30pm, $12, The Pleiades Project presents modern, feminist settings for opera-centric works; they create new performance opportunities for female artists who wish to express the strength, unique vision, and individuality of their art, Buy tix
♫ Yumi Zouma, Colin, Katie Garcia (DJ Set) @ Baby’s All Right (146 Broadway), 8pm, $16, Buy tix
♫ Ilan Bluestone @ Schimanski (54 N 11th St), 10pm, $30, Buy tix

SUNDAY 1/21

* Body & Sound @ Root Mamma (236 Richardson St), 11am, $10, An intimate, sweaty vinyasa flow practice featuring live improvised music – enter a space that embraces and encompasses the present moment, RSVP
☺ Brooklyn Three Kings Day Parade 2018 @ Graham Ave/Avenue of Puerto Rico, 1pm, FREE, The Brooklyn Three Kings Day Parade celebrates its 21st anniversary with the participation of all our Schools from District 14 and 32,  More info
* Drag Queen Story Hour @ The Park Church Co-op (129 Russell St), 2pm, $10 suggested, DQSH captures the imagination and play of the gender fluidity of childhood and gives kids glamorous, positive, and unabashedly queer role models, More info
# Brooklyn Soup Takedown 2018 @ Brooklyn Bazaar (150 Greenpoint Ave), 2pm, $20, It’s bitter cold, but try all these homemade soups and stay warm in January! Brooklyn’s best cooks made soup, try them all and VOTE! It’s all you can eat!, Buy tix
♫ Canter, Io & Titan, Party Dark @ Pine Box Rock Shop (12 Grattan St), 8pm, $5, More info

MONDAY 1/22

^ Leni Zumas presents Red Clocks @ WORD (126 Franklin St), 7pm, $5, Come enjoy a glass a wine and discuss the question at the center of Red Clocks, “What is a woman for?” on the anniversary of the defining court case Roe V. Wade, Buy tix
♫ Tessa Violet / Secret Midnight Press @ Rough Trade (64 N 9th St), 7pm, $13, Buy tix
* Painting & Drinking with Bob Ross @ Full Circle Bar (318 Grand St), 8pm, FREE, Create an assortment of happy trees, happy clouds, water, mountains, weather elements and man-made structures along with Bob, More info

TUESDAY 1/23

* Stitch Resist Shibori with Real Indigo @ Better Than Jam’s (20 Grattan St), 6:30pm, $65, Learn the traditional art of shibori dyeing with indigo dye. 5-6 folding techniques will be shown including Suji, Itajime, Kanoko, Tegumo, Ne-Maki and Arashi, RSVP
♫ Tennis @ Brooklyn Steel (319 Frost St), 7pm, $20, Buy tix
* 90s Hip Hop Vinyasa with Soulga NYC @ Space Ninety 8 (98 N 6th St), 7pm, $10 suggested, Live DJ Vinyasa session spinning all your favorite 90s hip hop vibes! Bring your own mat. Complimentary detox water, More info
♦ Movie Trivia Night @ Syndicated (40 Bogart St), 8pm, FREE, MoHoBurg will get lots of delicious appetizers as we dig deep into our movie knowledge and make our Hollywood cousins proud, RSVP
♫ Slam Section/Activator/Slashers @ Union Pool (484 Union Ave), 8pm, FREE, More info

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

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