Dharmahuasca, PHYSICALITY, Mother’s Day Rally — What’s Happening, Greenpoint? (5/8-5/15)

WEDNESDAY 5/8

*Dharmahuasca: Buddhist Dharma, Ayahuasca, and Sacred Medicines @ Park Church Co-op (129 Russell St), 7pm, $20, learn about sacred medicines with the practice of Buddhist Dharma, Buy Tix
♫ The Dandy Warhols @ Brooklyn Steel (319 Frost St.), 7pm, $35 Buy Tix
♫ Delicate Steve with The Muckers @ Baby’s All Right (146 Broadway) 9pm, $15, Buy Tix
* Community Reiki (105 Grand St.), 7pm, $40 – $70, a monthly, sliding scale Reiki clinic serving North Brooklyn in the Community Room at Grand Street Healing Project., More Info

THURSDAY 5/9

# FAMILY Dinner with Hetty McKinnon @ Archestratus (160 Huron St), 6:30pm, $50, three-courses of comfort food and community, Buy Tix
♦ Jamal Jackson Dance Company presents grEeneR grASsEs @ Triskilion Arts (106 Calyer St), 8pm, $18,a work that explores flight, hope, and the value placed on our land, Buy Tix
♫ Ex Hex, Versus, THICK @ Elsewhere (599 Johnson Ave), 8pm, More info
♫ 90’s & 2000’s R&B & Hip Hop Party! @ Kinfolk (94 Wythe Ave), 8pm, $20, 112 to Biggie, Aaliyah, Usher, TLC, Backstreet Boys, Mario, and much more! Buy Tix

FRIDAY 5/10

♫ Black Coffee: Brooklyn Mirage Opening Event @Brooklyn Mirage (140 Stewart Ave Noble St), 3pm, $60, RSVP
♫ Guerilla Toss & Godcaster – Gran Torino Grand Opening @ Gran Torino (131 Berry St), 8pm, $25, the unique space formerly known as Diviera Drive, prepares to open its doors with a grand opening celebration and it’s one for the books! RSVP on DoNYC for free entry and open bar provided by Los Vecinos mezcal and Pueblo Viejo tequila, More Info
♦ KATE & ILYSSA PRESENT: THE BEST RITUAL @ Cloud City (85 N 1st St), 8pm, $10, two privileged, yet flat-out-broke, girls host a benefit to raise money for a made-up charity by way of ritualistic theatre, Buy Tix


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SATURDAY 5/11
* Tipsy Scoop Brooklyn Grand Opening Party @
Tipsy Scoop (270 Metropolitan Ave), 12PM, FREE, The first 100 customers on line will receive a $1 single scoop of seasonal (C)old Fashioned Ice cream infused with orange bitters and bourbon, More Info
♦ Savage Screening and Fundraiser @
Stuart Cinema & Cafe (79 West St), 530PM, $20, film screening will be followed by Q&A with Director Ernest Waddell and star Sebastian Galasso, Buy Tix
♫ PHYSICALITY: An Exploration of Embodiment in Three Remixes @National Sawdust (80 N 6 St), 930PM, $20 – $30, LCD Soundsystem’s “Synth Wizard”Gavin Rayna Russom blends the worlds of academic composition and underground dance clubs, Buy Tix
♦ BEGINNER EMBROIDERY (PEACE) @ Brooklyn Craft Company (165 Greenpoint Ave), 3pm, $45, peace out and learn to embroider! In this beginner workshop, you’ll master embroidery basics as you complete a cute little peace-sign hoop design, Buy Tix
* Well Festival 2019 @Brooklyn Expo (72 Noble St.)  10am, $59 – $99, an interactive one-day wellness experience built on our concept of 360° wellness. With sessions and classes in fitness and meditation to a wellness pavilion covering detoxing your home, clean beauty, healthy eating and more, Buy Tix

SUNDAY 5/12

♫ Power Prom by Miss Amazing @ House of Yes! (2 Wyckoff Ave), 3pm, $20 – $60, an inspirational day party in support of Miss Amazing’s programs for girls and women with disabilitiesBuy Tix
♫ Tiki Disco Season Opener @ The Well (272 Meserole St) 1pm, $10, Residents Eli Escobar, Anday Pry & Lloydski bring the sounds, new food options along with special drinks and other surprises for their 10th season, Buy Tix
^ Poets @ Muchmore’s (2 Havemeyer St), 630pm, FREE,  come speak your knowledge, maybe a poem, maybe a brief extemporaneous lecture on a subject of your choosing, maybe just whatever happened to you that week, More Info
* Mother’s Day Rally for Locked-Out Key Food Workers@ Key Food ( 224 McGuinness Blvd), 2pm, FREE, Workers at Key Food have been locked out since April. To honor the hardworking moms employed by Key Food as well as the hardworking moms who shop there, a Mother’s Day rally will stand up against injustice in our neighborhood, More Info

MONDAY 5/13

* Watercolor Painting Series @ Bushwick Inlet Park (Riverfront at 86 Kent Ave) 6:30pm, FREE, learn how to use line, shape, and color to render an image. Bring an image you would like to paint. Supplies will be provided and all levels are welcome, RSVP
♦ Can She Bake a Cherry Pie? 
@ The Spectacle Theater (124 S 3rd St.), 7:30pm, $5, Filmed in a roughly 10-block radius in the Upper West Side, a zany yet gentle comedy-of-manners in the mold of ‘70s Woody Allen and Peter Bodganovich’s They All Laughed, Buy Tix
Sound Mind: A Mental Health Benefit Concert @ Rough Trade (64 N 9th St), 8pm, $40, Langhorne Slim; w/ Torres; Rosie Carney; Aparna Nancherla; Rage Almighty, Buy Tix

TUESDAY 5/14

☺ We B-E-E Spelling – A Live Game Show to benefit HeadCount @ Brooklyn Bowl (61 Wythe Ave) 7:30pm, $10+, imagine a late night variety show meets a spelling bee. Live music, comedian hosts and “academic” games that get progressively more ridiculous as the competition unfolds Buy Tix
* CB1 Community Board Meeting @ Swinging 60’s Center (211 Ainslie St), 6pm, FREE, public meetings of Brooklyn’s CB1 (Greenpoint and Williamsburg) are the place where interested citizens discuss community issues, monitor government performance, and advise city agencies on neighborhood matters. More Info
♫ Anthony Fuscaldo Trio @ Radegast Hall & Biergarten (113 N 3rd St), 8pm, FREE, More Info

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

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