Burns Night, Fruit & Flowers, The Witching Hour — What’s Happening, Greenpoint? (1/24–1/30)

Start the new year off right by giving you a 20% discount on drinking unlimited craft brew and celebrating the best the borough has to offer at the Best of Brooklyn Food and Beer Festival at Industry City this Saturday, January 27th!

Tickets normally start at just $39.00 per session for unlimited beer tastings, but readers who enter discount code “GREENPOINTERS” on the ticket selection page will save 20% on admission.  [sponsored]

WEDNESDAY 1/24

♫ Happy Hour w/ Shapank (Birthday Set) @ Terra Firma (119 Ingraham St), 6pm, FREE, More info
* Dyeing with Nature @ Better Than Jam’s (20 Grattan St), 6:30pm, $65, Learn to properly prep your fabrics, use natural materials to get lasting colors, and how to use modifiers to change shades or fix your work, Buy tix
♫ Belle Game, Rodes Rollins, Noy Markel @ Zone One at Elsewhere (599 Johnson Ave), 8pm, $12, Buy tix
♫ Radio Wonderland, D-Andra, Elle Pierre, Dark Alley Echoes RTFM @ Secret Project Robot (1186 Broadway), 8pm, FREE, More info

THURSDAY 1/25

# Burns Night @ MOFAD (62 Bayard St), 6:30pm, $30, Enjoy bagpipes, haggis (vegetarian included) and other Scottish delicacies, a guided Scottish whisky tasting courtesy of Johnnie Walker, and Robert Burns poetry recitations, Buy tix
* Spirit Book Club: Braiding Sweetgrass @ Root Mamma (236 Richardson St), 7:30pm, $10, Focus: The awakening of a wider ecological consciousness requires the acknowledgement and celebration of our reciprocal relationship with the world, RSVP
♫ The Sharp Shadows / Kangaroo / Glass Tactics / New Restaurants @ Gutter Bar (200 N 14th St), 8pm, $7, More info
♫ Roxiny, On High, Weak Signal @ Union Pool (484 Union Ave), 8pm, FREE, More info

FRIDAY 1/26

♫ James Chance & The Contortions, Martin Bisi, D’NT @ El Cortez (17 Ingraham St), 7pm, $20, Buy tix
♫ Alice.km/Panooc/Darelectric/The Company Soundsystem @ McCarren Hotel & Pool (160 N 12th St), 8pm, FREE, RSVP
☺ Better Than Your Bed: A Friday Night Variety Show @ Legion Bar (790 Metropolitan Ave), 8:30pm, FREE, Comedians Alli Brown, Emma Vernon, and Tori Piskin are joined by Peter Smith (Caroline’s), Dina Hashem (Conan, RoastMasters), Ja-Ron Young (Cinder Block), and more, More info
♫ Twin Guns, Wyldlife, The Sweet Things, Pink Slip Daddy @ Diviera Drive (131 Berry St), 10pm, $10, More info
♫ $JAYY / Kush Jones / FXWRK b2b Bob Da Builda / Othere @ Sunnyvale (1031 Grand St), 12am, $5, More info

SATURDAY 1/27

* Greenpoint Cat Club @ Archestratus Books + Food (160 Huron St), 12pm, FREE, Come together to try and understand the complex and emotional issues relating to outdoor cats, combat cat overpopulation, and keep local cats safe and healthy, RSVP
* New Year Chakra Balancing Workshop @ Hosh Yoga (657 Meeker Ave), 3:30pm, $25-$30, Leave the winter blues behind and bring more inspiration, connection and joy into your new year, RSVP
♫ Moon King, Psymon Spine, Jennifer Vanilla @ Alphaville (140 Wilson Ave), 8pm, $10, Buy tix
♫ Prince Language x Project Matt @ Rose Gold (96 Morgan Ave), 11pm, FREE-$10, More info

SUNDAY 1/28

* Raising Your Vibration @ Shaktibarre (449 Keap St), 1pm, $22, Learn bio-energetic practices that allow you to strengthen and weaken certain frequencies in your life that can hurt and heal yourself and others, RSVP
♫ Way Out! @ Wayward Social (35 Ingraham St), 6pm, $5 suggested, More info
♫ My Life On Film, Rosehaven, FLOAT, Dancer, & August on Sunday @ Gold Sounds (44 Wilson Ave), 6pm, $10, Buy tix
♫ Sole Therapy: 1st Anniversary Tea & Fundraiser – Covenant House @ Black Flamingo (168 Borinquen Pl), 6pm, $20 suggested, What better way to turn our activism into fun than by inviting the dance community and beyond to a hot spot to shake a tail feather, Buy tix
♫ Fruit & Flowers, Lola Pistola (Tour Kickoff), Dances, Sic Tic @ Rough Trade (64 N 9th St), 7pm, $10, Buy tix

MONDAY 1/29

^ Sugar King Book Talk and Signing with Geoffrey Cobb @ Sotheby’s (299 Bedford Ave), 7pm, FREE, Local historian and author Geoffrey Cobb will be giving a book talk on his acclaimed biography chronicling the Havemeyer family sugar dynasty, More info
^ Independent Publishing in a Time of Disruption: Mag Mob Panel @ Quimby’s Bookstore (536 Metropolitan Ave), 7:30pm, FREE, Join The Mag Mob, a powerhouse collective of like-minded indie magazine publishers in the NYC area, for an intimate panel discussion about the business, impact, and future of independent publishing, More info
☺ RoFl9 Comedy Night w/ Edy & Eliza @ Our Wicked Lady (153 Morgan Ave), 8pm, FREE, Edy and Eliza are back for a Christmas themed ROFL! Yes, it’s still Christmas! Come see Santa and Mrs. Claus like you’ve never seen them before, More info
♫ Adore Adore @ Muchmore’s (2 Havemeyer St), 9pm, FREE, More info

TUESDAY 1/30

* Sacred Geometry Art Class with Leona Walker @ Sacred Arts Research Foundation (107 Green St), 7pm, $25, In this hands-on class, we will explore sacred geometry in many forms. Topics include the drawing of the flower of life, painting traditional mosaics of the Middle East, and illustrating the symmetry found in nature, Buy tix
♫ Vegan, Vegetarian & Flexitarian New Year! Party & Kabbalah @ Moonlight Mile (200 Franklin St),7:30pm, FREE, On a night with a full moon, celebrate the New Year for Trees! Tu Bshva Party & Kabbalah. Fruits on us, Drinks on you, RSVP
♫ Holy Hands Vol. 2 Album Release Party @ Baby’s All Right (146 Broadway), 8pm, $8, Take a trip with us leaving Earth and heading straight to the Sun. Prepare for a night of Drama, Costumes, Emotions, Banshees, thrusting and all things that glitter, Buy tix
♫ Sweet Baby Jesus Wintertime Ball @ The Living Gallery BK (1094 Broadway), 8pm, $8-10 suggested, More info

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

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