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Wednesday 10/17

Poetry & Shadow Show – GennaRose Nethercott reads in Brooklyn @ Berl’s Brooklyn Poetry Shop (141 Front St), 7-9pm, FREE, more info

Thursday 10/18

Community Champions Gala @ The Dumbo Loft (155 Water St), 6:30-9:30pm, various, more info

Book Launch: How to Leave by Erin Clune @ powerHouse Arena (28 Adams St), 7-9pm, FREE, more info

Iain Haley Pollock Mervyn Taylor Jennifer Franklin Dawad Philip @ Berl’s Brooklyn Poetry Shop (141 Front St), 7-8pm, FREE, more info

BRIC JazzFest Marathon Night 1 @ BRIC House (647 Fulton Street), 7:30pm, $30+, more info

Friday 10/19

The Gravesend Inn – A Haunted Hotel 2018 @ New York City College of Technology (300 Jay St), 10am-6pm (thru Sunday), $5, more info

Saturday 10/20

Brooklyn Bridge Run Tour @ City Hall Park at Chambers St (NYC), 8am-9:30am, more info

Green Team Clean Up @ Brooklyn Bridge Park, 10am-12pm, FREE, more info

Ed Center Open Hours @ Brooklyn Bridge Park, 11am-3pm, FREE, more info

Poetry Reading: Asiya Wadud, Julia Bouwsma & Henk Rossouw @ Berl’s Brooklyn Poetry Shop (141 Front St), 7-9pm, FREE, more info

Sunday 10/21

Iki Kimono @ Brooklyn Flea (80 Pearl St), 10am-5:30pm, FREE entry, more info

Morgan Jerkins, Hannah Tinti, & More @ powerHouse Arena (28 Adams St), 5-7pm, FREE, more info

Ali Dineen and Feral Foster at Superfine @ Superfine! (126 Front St), 6-8pm, FREE, more info

Monday 10/22

Brooklyn Bridge and Dumbo Neighborhood on a Walking Tour @ Tweed Courthouse, 10am, $17.50+, more info

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Wednesday 9/26

Book Launch: Stray by Tanya Marquardt — in convo w/ Wei Tchou @ powerHouse Arena (28 Adams St), 7pm-9pm, more info

Thursday 9/27

Ed Center Open Hours @ Brooklyn Bridge Park, 3-5pm, FREE, more info

Dormancia – NY Book Release @ Berl’s Brooklyn Poetry Shop (141 Front St), 7pm-10pm, FREE, more info

Book Launch & Reading: Who Will Speak for America? @ powerHouse Arena (28 Adams St), 7pm-9pm, FREE, more info

Friday 9/28

Plant a tree day @ Brooklyn Bridge Park (334 Furman St), 10am-12pm, FREE, more info

Free Admission Skating @ Brooklyn Bridge Park Roller Skating (Pier 2, 150 Furman St), 3:30-6pm, FREE, more info

DUMBO DROP 2018: A Block Party on Washington Street @ Dumbo, Brooklyn, 4pm-9pm, FREE, more info

Carribean Skate Night Party @ Brooklyn Bridge Park Rollerskating (150 Furman St, Pier 2), 7pm, $10+, more info

Saturday 9/29

Brooklyn Bridge Run Tour @ City Hall Park at Chambers St (NYC), 8am-9:30am, more info

Green Team Clean Up @ Brooklyn Bridge Park, 10am-12pm, FREE, more info

Kayaking @ Brooklyn Bridge Park Boathouse (Pier 2), 10am-2pm, FREE, more info

Riverhead Pop-Up Reading Room: Banned Books Week @ Brooklyn Bridge Park (Greenway Terrace), 1pm-4pm, FREE, more info

Ed Center Open Hours @ Brooklyn Bridge Park, 1-5pm, FREE, more info

Opening Reception: Paula Wilson & Luisa Caldwell @ Smack Mellon (92 Plymouth St), 6pm-8pm, FREE, more info

Open Studios @ Smack Mellon (92 Plymouth St), 6pm-11pm, FREE, more info

Poetry Spoken Word Night @ Brooklyn Bridge Park (Granite Prospect), 5:30pm-7pm, FREE, more info

Cities Outside Sentences @ Berl’s Brooklyn Poetry Shop (141 Front St), 7pm-9pm, FREE, more info

Unpublishable @ powerHouse Arena (28 Adams St), 7pm-10pm, FREE, more info

Sunday 9/30

Iki Kimono @ Brooklyn Flea (80 Pearl St), 10am-5:30pm, FREE entry, more info

Kayak Polo @ Brooklyn Bridge Park, 11am-3pm, FREE, more info

Autumn Festival @ Brooklyn Bridge Park (334 Furman St), 12pm-5pm, FREE, more info

St. Francis Men’s Soccer Game @ Brooklyn Bridge Park (Pier 5), 1-3pm, FREE, more info

Monday 10/1

Free Admission Skating @ Brooklyn Bridge Park Roller Skating (Pier 2, 150 Furman St), 3:30-6pm, FREE, more info

Tuesday 10/2

Ed Center Open Hours @ Brooklyn Bridge Park, 3-5pm, FREE, more info

NYRR Open Run @ Brooklyn Bridge Park (Pier 6), 6:30-8:30pm, FREE, more info

Book Launch: Liveblog by Megan Boyle — w/ special guest readers! @ powerHouse Arena (28 Adams St), 7pm-9pm, FREE, more info

Wednesday 10/3

Coastal Cleanup @ Brooklyn Bridge Park (Pier 1), 10am-12pm, FREE, more info

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Wednesday 1/10

Readings by Eileen G’Sell, Niel Rosenthalis, Jess Feldman, Jess Rizkallah & Glenn Shaheen @ Berl’s Brooklyn Poetry Shop (141 Front Street), 7pm, FREE, more info                                                  Contemporary Collage Workshop @ New Forms Group for Creative Development (20 Jay Street), 1pm, First of 4 sessions, altogether $225, Designed for both the novice and the experienced collagist, we will explore such issues as: words and images in collage, the altered book collage, the narrative sequence, collage in children’s books, and surrealist and dada approaches (from the dream collage to the iconoclastic). More info

 

 

Thursday 1/11

We Are Legion: Anything Goes! @ Forgotten Works Studio (46 Bridge Street), 8pm, $15-$25, Join us for a night filled with all kinds of crazy shenanigans ranging from onesie burlesque to space age boas and beyond! You never know what we’ll bring out next, because at We Are Legion…anything goes! Buy Tix                                                                        Opening Reception: Lisa M. Robinson’s Terrestra @ Klompching Gallery (89 Water Street), 6pm, FREE, Terrestra is seven years in the making, and continues the artist’s deep-seated reverence for the natural landscape. These outstanding new photographs follow in the footsteps of Robinson’s critically acclaimed Snowbound and Oceana series, where she began her conceptual and artistic exploration of the landscape, in relation to the ebb and flow of climatic change and man’s relationship to it. More info                                                                                                                                                                Triangle Arts Association Open Studios @ Triangle Arts Association (20 Jay Street), 5pm, FREE, Meet Triangle Arts’ four artists-in-residence at this intimate open studios for their DUMBO neighbors. Stop by after work, see the work, talk directly with artists, and have a snack! More info                     Triangle + Black Lunch Table Wikipedia Edit-a-thon @ Triangle Arts Association (20 Jay Street, #317 and #318), 6pm, FREE, The Black Lunch Table (BLT) project will host an edit-a-thon focusing on important but underrepresented New York area visual artists of the African Diaspora during Triangle Arts Association Open Studios. A training session will be held at the beginning, but help is available throughout the event. Please bring your laptop and feel free to bring a friend! RSVP                                              Readings by Sam Solomon, Tara Skurtu & Michael Robbins @ Berl’s Brooklyn Poetry Shop (141 Front Street), 7pm, FREE, more info                                                                                                                       Book Launch: Say My Name by Allegra Huston — in conversation w/ Joan Juliet Buck @ POWERHOUSE @ the Archway (28 Adams Street), 7pm, FREE, Allegra Huston, author of the bestselling memoir, Love Child, makes an impressive debut as a novelist with an evocative and erotic exploration of love, passion, and empowerment, RSVP

Friday 1/12

Civics League for Disability Rights One Year Anniversary @ 25 Elm Place, 1pm, FREE, We here at Civics League feel the fierce urgency to fight the regressive policy choices that threaten our rights, our health, and our independence. Now is the time for our community to proceed with vigorous and positive actions for change. More info          Book Launch: Anthology of Emo Vol. 1 by Tom Mullen @ POWERHOUSE @ the Archway (28 Adams Street), 7pm, FREE, Panel guests include: Norman Brannon – Texas is the Reason, Chris Leo – The Van Pelt, William Kheun – Rainer Maria & more TBA!, RSVP                             Readings by Anastacia-Renee, Tommy Pico, T’ai Freedom Ford & Derrick Weston Brown @ Berl’s Brooklyn Poetry Shop (141 Front Street), 7pm, FREE, more info

Saturday 1/13

Screening of A Primer in Sky Socialism @ Issue Project Room (22 Boreum Place), 8pm, $15,  Premiered at the Museum of Modern Art in May 2013, A Primer in Sky Socialism continues Ken Jacobs’ exploration into 3D filmmaking, renewing his fascination with the histories and technologies of the moving image, a theme that has preoccupied his work for over 50 years. Shot on the Brooklyn Bridge with a view of the fireworks, this long-form film privileges the experiential over narrative drive. Buy tix                                                             Opening Reception: Rudy Shepherd’s Everything in the Universe is My Brother and Theresa Ganz’s Wave Room @ Smack Mellon (92 Plymouth Street), 6pm, FREE, more info            Introduction to Copperplate Calligraphy @ 47 Bergen Street, 11am, $99, Learn the fine art of writing beautifully by applying specific tools and rules – no matter what your handwriting looks like. Take some time to collect your thoughts, and learn to write beautifully and with intention. Buy tix                                    Matthew Schott’s Super Fun Adventurtastic Variety Show! @ Chaos Studios (247 Water Street), 7pm, $5, Come out to see Stand-Up! Scripted Comedy! Big Surprises! And a special preview of a theatrical experience unlike any to come before or since! More info

Sunday 1/14

Short Hair Don’t Care Runway Event @ Dumbo Loft (155 Water Street), 2:30pm, $20-$75, A Firece Hair Runway Show featuring a generation of hairstylists who are changing the game with the latest short hair trends.This event will give SHORT coifed beauties of ALL shades and textures a platform to celebrate the freedom & empowerment of short tresses. Buy tix                                                                                                                                                                                              1 Day Workout: Engaging Light @ BKC (33 Washington Street), 11am, $84-$120, This class challenges students to observe, perceive and manipulate light and shadow to help make unique photographs that inspire the imagination, Buy tix

Monday 1/15

Crash Course: Camera Basics @ BKC (33 Washington Street) 6:30pm, $52.50-$75, Camera Basics is an efficient, one-shot introduction to digital photography, and a good place to explore the fundamentals of your camera. Buy tix    The Next Step Food and Wine Charity Event @ 26 Bridge (26 Bridge Street), 7:30pm, $99-$125, The Next Step, a project of Israel Medical Fund, aides and supports adults and children in Israel that suffer from limb-loss; wounded soldiers, terror victims and cancer patients, by providing them high-end prosthetics, technical and emotional support. Buy Tix

Tuesday 1/16

Belladona* Presents Sophie Seita (Translator Of Uljana Wolf’s Subsisters) & Others @ Berl’s Brooklyn Poetry Shop (141 Front Street), 7PM, FREE, more info