Kingsland Wildflowers Festival, Spirit Animal Opening, Art Book Fair — What’s Happening, Greenpoint? (9/18-9/24)

WEDNESDAY 9/18

# Environmental Justice & Health Working Group Meeting @ Dupont Senior Housing (80 Dupont St), 630pm, FREE, help develop community-based strategies to combat issues of air pollution, legacy toxins, toxic sites, and trash & waste, More Info
♫ Salsa by the Water @ Domino Park, 6pm, FREE, lessons followed by open dance, with a live DJ, More Info
♦ In Conversation with Crash, Daze and Charlie Ahearn @ Beyond the Streets (25 Kent Ave) 7pm, FREE, a discussion on art, expression and New York City culture from then to now, RSVP
♦ Documentary Screening: “Frank Serpico” @ Swinging 60’s Senior Center (211 Ainslie St), 7pm, FREE, film screening and a Q&A discussion with filmmaker Antonino D’Ambrosio, RSVP

THURSDAY 9/19

♦ Poster Making Party @ North Brooklyn Neighbors (240 Kent Ave), 2pm, FREE, make a poster ahead of the  global climate strike; materials will be provided and kids are welcome, More Info
* Spirit Animal – Grand Opening @ Spirit Animal (20 Broadway), 7pm, FREE, celebrate the beginning of fall with amazing wines & bites, More Info
♦ Words With My Family @ Union Docs (322 Union Ave) 730pm, $10, films, and audio pieces in which makers bravely interview members of their own family with humorous, intimate and revealing results, Buy Tix
♫ Psychedelephant // Record Release + Listening Party @ Magick City (37 Box St), 730pm, $10-$25, Disco balls! Pretty lights and flowers! More Info

FRIDAY 9/20

♦ Greenpoint Gallery Group Showcase @ Greenpoint Gallery (390 McGuinness Blvd), 8pm, FREE, featuring work from a selection of artists from previous weekly salon shows, More Info
♦ Zealous @ A/D/O (29 Norman Ave) 4pm, $95+, conversation and art organized by public defenders exploring how language and storytelling by can help end mass criminalization, Buy Tix
♦ Bushwick Open Studios Opening Exhibition @ BOS Hub (936 Madison St), 6pm, $10-$15, Over 60 artists being displayed with all mediums of work, Buy Tix
♫ The Toasters , Hub City Stompers @ The Kingsland (269 Norman Ave), 7pm, $15, Buy Tix

 SATURDAY 9/21

* The 4th Annual Kingsland Wildflowers Festival – @ Kingsland Wildflowers(520 Kingsland Ave), 2pm, FREE, kick off Climate Week 2019 with an incredible lineup of unique and local lineup of organizations and artists all coming together to celebrate Greenpoint as a hub of environmental activity, RSVP
^ NY Art Book Fair 2019 @ MoMA PS1 (22-25 Jackson Ave, Queens), 11am, FREE, exhibitors from 31 countries, including a broad range of artists and collectives, small presses, institutions, galleries, antiquarian booksellers, and distributors, More Info
♫ THE REVOLUTION VOL. 42
@ National Sawdust (80 N 6 St), 10pm, $15, a performance series highlighting Brooklyn & Harlem-based artists, Buy Tix
♫ Soul Clap & Dance-Off
@ Brooklyn Bazaar (250 Greenpoint Ave) 8pm, $20, Buy Tix

SUNDAY 9/22

♫ Bushwick Open Studios Closing Party @ Elsewhere (599 Johnson Ave) 7pm, $10, Buy Tix
♫ Dave’s Waves Back-to-School Special @Sunview Luncheonette (221 Nassau Ave) 11am, FREE, drop by  your favorite neighborhood sonic luncheonette for an autumnal celebration, More Info
♦ WAXworks @ Triskelion Arts (106 Calyer St) 645pm, $12, an inclusive performance showcase with emerging and established artists, Buy Tix

MONDAY 9/23

* Emily Gallagher’s 2020 Campaign Launch Party @ Pete’s Candy Shop (709 Lorimer St), 7pm, (suggested donation), campaign launch party for NY Assembly District 50 election, More Info
☺Horseplay Comedy @ Ponyboy (632 Manhattan Ave) 8pm, FREE, elite comedic talent, fresh line ups and great food and drink specials, More Info
# Babka Making Class 
@ Ovenly Studio ONE54 (154 Franklin St), 645pm, $125, learn how to turn the brioche dough into a cardamom babka, from start to finish, Buy Tix

TUESDAY 9/24

♦ Possibly in Michigan + The Fetishist @Light Industry (155 Freeman St), 7pm, $8, a probe the dark heart of the Midwest with two experiments in true crime, Buy Tix 
☺ Oh Baby: Stand Up Comedy @ Baby Grand (55 McGuinness Blvd) 8pm, FREE, More Info
☺ Ambush Comedy@ Two Boots (558 Driggs Ave), 645pm, $100, a comedy show in the back of a pizza shop, More Info

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


 

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