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3rd Annual Kingsland Wildflowers Festival returns THIS SATURDAY! FREE to enter! (9/22)

Join Kingsland Wildflowers for a fun day celebrating their third season of programming, education, and research at Kingsland Wildflowers. Visitors can explore the half-acre, green roof habitat and native plant garden. North Brooklyn community organizations will be tabling and featuring activities to engage families and children. The festival offers an opportunity to learn about local environmental initiatives while exploring green infrastructure dedicated to native plants and birds.

Activities include:

❀ Tours of green roofs with wildlife and plant experts
❀ Interactive activities for kids and families
❀ Food, beer, live music & special dance performances
❀ Community organizations discussing local conservation projects
❀ 360º panoramic views of Brooklyn, Manhattan, & Queens

Music & Dance Performances by:
❀ Bethany Yarrow & Rufus Cappadocia
❀ Matt Darriau & Paradox Trio
❀ Autumn Kioti & Dakota Bouher

RSVP HERE. FREE ADMISSION! RAIN OR SHINE! Continue reading

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International Artists: Apply for a 1-month Residency in Greenpoint—Deadline is March 16

The rooftop at Mothership. Photo via Mothership
The rooftop at Mothership. Photo via Mothership

Greenpoint’s Mothership NYC is a combined live-work artists’ community and event space for international creative folks across multiple disciplines. Not to mention the formerly industrial building has an amazing rooftop performance space which houses around 30 artists. NOoSPHERE Arts is an artist-run nonprofit that brings art from elsewhere to New York, and they are awarding a free month-long artist residency at Mothership. One selected international artist will live and work at Mothership for a month to produce a creative project and share it with the NYC audience, either indoors or on Mothership’s rooftop stage.

The current deadline to applu is March 16, 2018.
Submission guidelines can be found here.

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