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Thursday 8/16

Live at the Archway: Akie Burmiss @ Dumbo Archway (155 Water St), 6pm, FREE, more info

DJ sets at Brooklyn Bridge Park for Movies With a View @ Brooklyn Bridge Park (334 Furman St), 6-8:30pm, FREE, more info

Love & Basketball @ Movies With A View at Brooklyn Bridge Park (334 Furman St), 7-11pm, FREE, more info

Friday 8/17

Brooklyn Bridge & DUMBO Walking Tour @ Tweed Courthouse (52 Chambers St), 10am-12:30pm, $25, more info

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

90s Hip Hop Skate @ Brooklyn Bridge Park Roller Skating (Pier 2, 150 Furman St), 7-10:30pm, $10, more info

Saturday 8/18

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

Tennis clinic @ Brooklyn Bridge Park (334 Furman St), 11am-1pm, FREE, more info

Poetry Reading: Nausheen Eusuf, John Yau, and More @ Berl’s Brooklyn Poetry Shop (141 Front St), 7pm, FREE, more info

Sunday 8/19

Pics in the Park @ Granite Prospect Brooklyn Bridge Park (Pier 1, 334 Furman St), 10am-7pm, FREE, more info

Standard Wormwood Tasting @ Brooklyn Flea Dumbo (Water St), 10am-5pm, FREE, more info

Zumba class @ Brooklyn Bridge Park (334 Furman St), 4pm, FREE, more info

Performance and Closing Reception @ Smack Mellon (92 Plymouth St), 4-6pm, FREE, more info

Monday 8/20

Memoir Monday Reading: Fontaine, Das, Warner, Allen @ powerHouse Arena (28 Adams St), 7pm, FREE, more info

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Hey Valentines, Galentines, and pals of all sorts, here’s your pre-Valentines week!

Wednesday 2/7

Zadie Smith: Feel Free w/ Wesley Morri @ St. Ann & The Holy Trinity Church (157 Montague Street), 7pm, $35, more info

Williamsburg History and the Rise and Fall of the Sugar King @ Brooklyn Borough Hall (209 Joralemon Street), 6:30pm, FREE, join historian and author Geoffrey Cobb for a visual presentation and discussion on the early history of Williamsburg, and “The Rise and Fall of the Domino Sugar King,” more info

Book Launch: Slutever @ Powerhouse (28 Adams Street) 7pm, FREE, a call-to-arms, a confessional memoir, a slut manifesto, as told by a hedonistic, sex-radical libertarian slut in a pink PVC mini dress, more info.

Thursday 2/8

Red Ink Series: ENVY @ Powerhouse (28 Adams Street), 7pm, FREE, this dynamic series focuses on women writers, past and present, more info

Business Model Innovation Workshop @ Made in NY Media Center (30 John Street), 6pm, $35-$50, buy tix.

Black History Everyday @ NYU Digital Future Lab (20 Jay Street, Suite 313), 5pm, FREE, focus on important but underrepresented visual artists of the African Diaspora, more info

Friday 2/9

A Black History Month Tribute to Haiti @ Commons Cafe (388 Atlantic Avenue), 7pm, FREE, After each monthly performance of poetry, music, dance, and/or video/film FYAH company members will facilitate a youth panel discussion to address the issues presented each evening, more info

Saturday 2/10

Mardi Gras Party @ Superfine (126 Front Street), 7:30, No Cover, there will be beads and balloons galore and a New Orleans second line wending its way through the Superfine crowd, make reservations.

Unlearning Dystopia: Ecotopias @ Art in General (145 Plymouth Street), 4pm, FREE, a public program series elaborating on the utopian ideals present in Art in General’s New Commission by Zach Blas: Contra-Internet, more info

BKC Open Group Show + Print Sale: “Community” @ BKC (33 Washington Street), 6pm, Free, more info.

Olivia Block / Drew McDowall / Lea Bertucci @ Issue Project Room (22 Boerum Place), 8pm, $15, Buy Tix

Sunday 2/11

Featherweight Kids Class @ Shadow Box (55 Prospect Street), 2pm, $34, During the 45 minute class, kids ages 8-16 will learn proper technique for basic boxing punches to use on a heavy bag. The class is led by a highly-trained SBX Instructor, who guides students through various games and exercises to build body awareness, coordination and sharpen concentration skills, buy tix

Book Launch and Kids Craft Event: How to be a Fashion Designer @ Powerhouse (28 Adams Street), 2pm, FREE, design, style, and accessorize clothes with this fun guide full of practical fashion design ideas for kids, more info

Mosaic Cycles Social @ Redbeard Bikes (69 Jay Street), 4pm, FREE, more info

Monday 2/12Br

Valentine’s Day Event: Deviant Desires @ Powerhouse (28 Adams Street), 7pm, FREE, Bestselling Deviant Desires: A Tour of the Erotic Edge—the classic exploration of niche kinks, sexual misfits, and DIY fetish—is now back, revised and updated! More Info

Tuesday 2/13

Brooklyn CraftJam @ Empire Stores (53-83 Water Street), 6:30pm, $45, we’ve got everything you need right here, including a colorful selection of threads, fabrics and supplies. We have also a selection on beginner friendly embroidery patterns with Brooklyn inspiration! Buy tix