Toast to Greenpoint, MatchaFam Summer Disco, The Other Art Fair, Secret Brooklyn — What’s Happening, Greenpoint? (5/1-5/7)

WEDNESDAY 5/1

* We Got You: Meeting Your Guardians and Guide @ Devi Collective (191 Nassau Ave), 8pm, $40, experiential group healing circle that uses gentle breath work and movement to open into an expanded state of awareness—to sense and feel the presence of your guides in your field, Buy Tix
♫ Dervisi@ TROOST (1011 Manhattan Ave), 8pm, FREE, Bittersweet melodies of passion and hashish from
the old-time Greek Rembetika underworld, More info

♫ MatchaFam Summer Monthly Disco 001 @ POnyboy (632 Manhattan Ave), 8pm, FREE,the fam gathers in the name of matcha, and the eternal disco energy it inspires within us, More info
♫ Come Get Sum: Dance Party & Cipher All Style Battle @ Silver Factory BK (270 South 5th St), 10pm, $15/20, a dance battle and party all in one with the best of hip hop, dancehall, afrobeats, breaks, deep & tech house. 10 slots sign up list to battle for cash prize, More Info


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THURSDAY 5/2

# A Gnocchi Class, then Dinnah! @ Archestratus (160 Huron St), 6:30pm, $75, hands-on experience making traditional potato gnocchi, swiss chard gnocchi, and a simple marinara sauce with cookbook author and food stylist Victoria Granof, Buy tix
* Botanical Natural Dyes @ Anima Mundi Apothecary (31 Noble St), 7pm, $65, learn how to dye using natural textiles and natural dyes using flowers, roots, leaves, exotic dyes, medicinal plants and even food waste, Buy Tix
♫ Nobodies Hosting Drag Race Season 11 @ Brooklyn Bazaar (150 Greenpoint Ave), 8pm, No cover, the Nobodies hosts their 4th annual viewing party of RuPaul’s Drag Race! Different night, same shenanigans: more bingo, more Black Phoenix Alchemy Lab prizes, and MORE BEARICA, More info
♫ RadioCrash! presents: DJ Mugwump Seeker! @ The Lot Radio (17 Nassau ave), 10pm, FREE, RadioCrash all-star and fan fave Mugwump Seeker returns to RadioCrash for his first solo performance, More info

FRIDAY 5/3

♦ The Other Art Fair @Brooklyn Expo (72 Noble St), 3pm, $15, RSVP
* Harmonic Alignment – Meet The Creator of Pyradym @ Golden Light Yoga (231 Norman Ave, Ste 511), 7pm, $25, presenting many facts from the world of Physio Acoustics and Vibrational Medicine, August will be lifting the lid to the off planet origins of this one of a kind sound healing device, Buy tix
* Secret Brooklyn: An Unusual Guide @ Kingsland Wildflowers (520 Kingsland Ave), 7pm, $35, gather in the shadows of the Newtown Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant to learn more about the borough’s mysterious locals and legendary spaces to shed light on these hidden histories, Buy Tix

SATURDAY 5/4
* Riverkeeper Sweep 2019 Garden Planting & Shoreline Cleanup @
Bushwick Inlet Park (86 Kent Ave), 10AM, FREE, volunteer planting and cleanup to collect and analyzing debris as well as planting native sustainable plant species, More info
* Domino Refinery History Walk @ 15 River St, 11AM, FREE, Learn about the Domino Refinery’s dark past before the site turns into luxury offices and condos, RSVP
# Make Pizza Drink Bubbly @ Fornino (849 Manhattan Ave), 3pm, $65-85, Buy tix
♦ Intro to Block Printmaking @ 649 Morgan Ave, 3:15pm, $38, learn how to transform simple shapes and colors into vibrant prints using cutting tools, easy to carve blocks, and water-based inks, Buy tix

SUNDAY 5/5

♦ Biting Back – Art for a Good Paws @ A Bar (597 Manhattan Ave) 12pm, FREE, fundraiser art show for the love of animals, More Info
* Opening of the Catland Garden @ Catland (987 Flushing Ave) 1pm, FREE, garden tours with house herbalist and garden manager Melissa Madara plus giveaways hand-blended incense, fresh herbal teas, and botanical cocktails, More Info
* Farewell Party for Pastor Amy@ Park Church Co-op (129 Russell St), 2pm, FREE,  celebrate six years of ministry with Pastor Amy as she moves on to new things with margaritas and other beverages as well as tacos and guac, More Info
* Spring Chakra Balancing Workshop@ Hosh Yoga (657 Meeker Ave), 3pm, $25/30, tune into the vitality of Spring with gentle movement, restorative poses, aromatherapy and guided meditation, More Info
♦ GOT Rooftop Screening@ Our Wicked Lady (153 Morgan Ave), 9pm, FREE, secure a viewing throne on the roof for you and your companions, Drink Specials, More Info

MONDAY 5/6

* Mend It Monday @ Remade in Brooklyn (663 Driggs Ave.) 4pm, FREE, Learn to sew and repair your clothes, More Info
♫ The METa Gala 2019 
@ The Williamsburg Hotel (96 Wythe Ave.), 8pm, $75+, A night dedicated to experimental art and music, immersing attendees in a parallel reality allowing for metaphysical encounters, Buy Tix
Modrums & Reaganomics @ Bembe (81 South 6th St), 10pm, FREE, Latin heat, global beats, salsa, dancehall, cumbia and more! More Info

TUESDAY 5/7

# That Cheese Plate Workshop @ Maman (80 Kent St), 6:00pm, $100, Hands-on guide to becoming a cheese plate maven, Buy Tix
* Do You Smell That? Meeting to Combat Noxious Petroleum Fumes @ 80 Dupont St, 7pm, FREE, Residents of Freeman, Green and Huron Streets smell gasoline/petroleum vapors. If you live in this vicinity and are also affected we want to hear from you! More Info
♦ Hannah Frank’s Frame by Frame
@ Light Industry (155 Freeman St), 7pm, $8 suggested donation, ” A Materialist Aesthetics of Animated Cartoons, newly published by University of California Press, is a study of single cels from the classical era of American animation” More Info
Oh Baby: Stand Up Comedy @ Baby Grand (55 McGuinness Blvd), 8pm, FREE, RSVP

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

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