Night at the Library, Trivia Anniversary, Greenpointers Indie Makers Market, Taste Williamsburg Greenpoint and Launching Penguins — What’s Happening, Greenpoint? (9/12-9/18)

Sunday, September 16th, 2018 (12-7pm) another piece of North Brooklyn history will be bustling with music, fun activities, design, and craftsmanship as we host our first ever Indie Makers Market inside BIBA of Williamsburg (110 Kent Ave). From frozen treats made with upcycled plant based materials, custom handcrafted guitars, ethereal essential oil blends, to tiny terrarium jewelry, and more, we can’t wait to showcase the high quality unique creations by our top 20 curated pick of local makers. FREE to enter!! RSVP Here!!

WEDNESDAY 9/12

♦ The Pantsuit Party: The September Issue @ Muchmore’s (2 Havemeyer St.), 6pm, FREE, donations encouraged, THML theater company hosts a night of networking, cocktails, guest presentations and a chance to show your stuff during the open mic portion More Info 
^ Big Words, Etc: A Reading & Fundraiser for Raices
@ 61 Local (61 Bergen St.), 6pm, $5 suggested, More Info
♦ Design & Research Seminar: On Peers, Superpowers and Cyborgs. @ A/D/O (29 Norman Avenue), 6:30pm, $10, Featuring Neil Harbisson, a Cyborg Artist who listens to colors through an antenna implanted in his skull, Buy Tix
* Trivia Night 1 Year Anniversary!!!! @ Archestratus Books and Foods (160 Huron St.), 8pm, FREE, Join our News Editor for Trivia! Tonight’s game marks a year of Trivia at Archestratus! Win food, drinks, cookies, or a full meal and bragging rights! More Info

THURSDAY 9/13

♦ Art Opening: Simon Linnert @ Brouwerij Lane (78 Greenpoint Ave.) 7pm, FREE, Photography. More Info
♫ Best Worst Talent Show! @ The House of Yes (2 Wyckoff Avenue) 7pm, FREE, More Info
♦ Art Hole Presents: Femme du Soir @ Rubulad (Location w/ RSVP), 7:30pm, $10, Enjoy some drinks and get your doodle on with a live figure model, more info

FRIDAY 9/14

* Night at the Library, A Fundraiser Extravaganza @
Human Impacts Institute Hub at Williamsburgh Public Library (240 Division Ave.), 6pm, $30-50, music, dancing, and food and drink, Buy Tix
* War Witch: The Art of the Curse @ Catland (987 Flushing Ave.), 7pm, $10, Buy Tix
♦ Classic Experimental Films with Live Accompaniment @ Bizzare Bushwick (12 Jefferson St.), 8pm, FREE suggested $7, More Info
♦ A League of Their Own with Boozy Peach Tea @ Videology (308 Bedford Ave.), 9m, $24, Buy Tix


TASTE Williamsburg Greenpoint returns to the East River State Park returns with over 40 North Brooklyn restaurants and bars for a foodie extravaganza on Saturday, 9/16! With a star-studded lineup including food by Michelin-starred chefs, a ticket will get you unlimited tastings of some of the best local flavors and Greenpointers readers get a discounted rate of $38! BUY TIX HERE!


SATURDAY 9/15# Spuyten Duyvil 15th Anniversary @ Spuyten Duyvil (358 Metropolitan Avenue), 12pm, FREE, More Info
* Back to School with Brooklyn Public Library and the Eco-Schools @ John Ericsson Middle School (MS 126) (424 Leonard St.), 12pm, Join BPL’s Greenpoint History Scanning Project and the Greenpoint Eco-Schools for a soil cycle workshop, a garden scavenger hunt, a tree ID walk with Greenpoint Tree Corps, and a community scanning event.  Pizza will be served! More Info
* Circus Amok | Enough is Enough Tour @ Bushwick Inlet Park (50 Kent Ave.), 3pm, FREE, Reinventing the circus form, More Info
♦ Zbig Rybczyński -Tribute @ Film Noir Cinema (122 Meserole Avenue), 5pm, FREE, tribute to Polish Cinema, More Info
♫ A Murder of Crows The New York Summer Alternative Music Festival @ Brooklyn Bazaar (150 Greenpoint Ave), 7pm, $30-50 two day event over all three floors, Buy Tix
♦ Daily Vase by Alison Owen Reception @ Greenpoint Hill (100 Freeman St.) , 7pm, FREE, More InfoSUNDAY 9/16

* Phoenicia Flea Summer Series @ The William Vale (111 N 12th St.), 11am, FREE, last chance to snag handcrafted food, drink, jewelry, apparel, accessories, apothecary, housewares, furnishings, curated vintage more at this summer series, More Info
* Greenpointers Indie Makers Market 
@ Biba Williamsburg (110 Kent Ave.), 12pm, FREE, Our first ever Indie Makers Market inside another artifact of North Brooklyn history, the former rubber factory Biba Williamsburg! Featuring creations by our top 20 curated pick of local makers like frozen treats made with upcycled plant based materials, custom handcrafted guitars, ethereal essential oil blends, to tiny terrarium jewelry, and more. Beer, wine, and cocktails at BIBA’s vintage bar and beer hall, Food by The Awkward Scone, More Info
* TASTE Williamsburg Greenpoint 2018@ East River State Park (90 Kent Ave.), 1pm, $38, with special code or Greenpointers readers Buy Tix

 MONDAY 9/17

♫ He Said, She Said | Marcos Carnaval/ Audio KoDe + more @ The Roof (74 Wythe Ave.), 5pm, FREE, More Info
☺ Liquidmime Is DEAD @ The Brick (579 Metropolitan Ave.), 7pm, $20, Polish clown duo serves up comedy Buy Tix
♫ Surf Rock is Dead, Plastic Picnic @ Baby’s Alright (146 Broadway), 8pm, $10-12, Buy Tix

TUESDAY 9/18

* Essential Oils 101 @ New Women Space (188 Woodpoint Rd.), 6:30pm, $10, Buy Tix
^ Nick Thorburn launches Penguins @ Desert Island (540 Metropolitan Ave.), 7pm, FREE, More Info
☺ Ambush Comedy @ Two Boots (558 Driggs Ave.), 8pm, FREE, New Weekly Comedy Show, More Info

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

About Lucie Levine

Lucie Levine is the founder of Archive on Parade, a local tour and event company that aims to take New York’s fascinating history out of the archives and into the streets. She’s a Native New Yorker, licensed New York City tour guide, and freelance writer with a passion for the city’s social, political and cultural history.

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