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Vermicomposting, Dirty Circus, Elsewhere Rooftop Opening Weekend — What’s Happening, Greenpoint? (5/15-5/21)

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WEDNESDAY 5/15

*DIY spring planter: clay hand building class @ Manic Ceramic (395 Graham Ave), 7pm, $50, Each student will receive a slab of clay in which they will be taught special techniques in pottery wet clay hand building. No experience necessary, Buy Tix
♫ AfroBeats @ Bembe (81 S. 6th St), 9pm, FREE, the best of AFROBEATS and GLOBAL RHYTHMS with live percussion all night long, More Info
* Intro to Vermicomposting: A ‘WORMshop’ for New Yorkers @ AgTech X (40 Bushwick Ave) 630pm, $29, Buy Tix
♦ DOOM! the show we are hosting @Muchmore’s, 6pm, FREE, DOOM! (the last improv team you’ll ever see) is hosting a night of variety performance, More Info
THURSDAY 5/16

# Oil Spills 101 @ Kingsland Wildflowers at Broadway Stages (520 Kingsland Ave), 6pm, FREE,  learn about the basics of petroleum and how it impacts waterways, including spill events and how they are dealt with in NYC, More Info
♫ Satori And the Band From Space with Subhaze @National Sawdust (80 N 6 St), 930PM, $20 – $29, Experience an immersive concert experience of unending dance euphoria, Buy Tix
♦ Dirty Circus @ The House of YES (2 Wycoff Ave), 7pm, $20 – $60, A variety show dedicated to the raw & the raunchy, Buy Tix
♫ Morgana @ Brooklyn Mirage (140 Stewart Ave), 7pm, FREE, a series of free, public Thursday after-work gatherings to unwind and relax amidst the all-new lounges and sunset views soundtracked by a carefully curated selection of house music’s finest, More Info

FRIDAY 5/17

♦ Kweendom @ Pete’s Candy Store (709 Lorimer St), 3pm, FREE, characters and storytelling that’s sure to make Mike Pence uncomfortable, More Info
♫ Disco Tehran @ Baby’s All Right (140 Broadway), 11pm, $10 – $18, a funky warm discothéque with live shows by local and international bands. A multi-cultural dreamboat that connects New York to the era of 1970s venues in Tehran, Buy Tix
♫ Elsewhere Rooftop Opening Weekend with Roy Ayers @ Elsewhere (599 Johnson Ave), 6pm, weekend shows and parties, Bushwick sunsets, frozen drinks, local DJs, art programming, weekend food, and pop-ups, More Info#
♦ Paris to Pittsburgh @ Kingsland Wildflowers (520 Kingsland Ave), 6pm, FREE,  A panel discussion with co-producer Katie Dunn, Natural Resources Defense Council Senior Director of Climate & Clean Energy Program Kit Kennedy, Wildlife Conservation Society Senior Conservation Ecologist Eric W. Sanderson will follow the screening, RSVP [sponsored]

SATURDAY 5/18
* Sensory Space for Kids  @ Greenery Unlimited (91 West St), 930AM, $20, for children ages birth-6, and 1 caregiver. Plant a seed, learn about pollinators, read a story, or create a unique nature craft at activity stations, Buy Tix
♦♫ Brooklyn Flea Record Fair @
Smorgasburg (East River State Park), 11AM, FREE, over 50 vendors and independent record labels with prize giveaways and live DJ sets next to Smorgasburg, More Info
♫ JUST Frank Ocean @ Brooklyn Bowl (61 Wythe Ave), 1130PM, $10, a DJ night dedicated to the music of Frank Ocean, Buy Tix
# Five Boro Craft Beer Fest – 6th Annual- @ The Well (272 Meserole St), 4pm, $75, 50+ local and out of state brewers serving over 100+ craft beers ~ Never Before Tasted Beer and some of your favorites and catered by local restaurants, Buy Tix
* Soil Safety Basics: A Lead in Soils Workshop @ North Brooklyn Neighbors (110 Kent Ave)  10am, FREE, find out the levels of lead in your soil! Bring in soil samples to the workshop or submit your soils after the demonstration, More Info

The World’s Fare returns May 18 & 19 at Citi Field with 150+ Craft Brewers at the International Beer Pavilion; World Market Bazaar w/global food products & handmade crafts from around the world, World Music, Dance; Art & Entertainment Programming and more! Buy Tix [sponsored]

SUNDAY 5/19

♦ GOT Rooftop Screenings: The Final Season!
@ Our Wicked Lady (153 Morgan Ave), 9pm, FREE, rooftop every Sunday night this spring for the much anticipated final season, More Info
♦ Luna & Ms. Y @ The Spectacle Theater (124 S 3rd St.), 5pm, $5, A twisted story of the art-world gone bad, Buy Tix
* Free 4 all Kids indoor play @ Berry Park (2 Berry St), 11am, FREE, kids can play in the backyard with padded walls and an indoor turf; the bar is open and serving drinks for the parents, More Info
# New York DARK Food Festival 2019@ Canvas by Querencia Studio (132 Bedford Ave), 3pm, $12 – $15, Black ice cream flavoured with black sesame, black coffee, black garlic, to name just a few, Buy Tix

MONDAY 5/20

♦ 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
* Fix-Your-Bike Open Hours! 
@ NYC Mechanical Gardens Bike Co-op (195 Maujer St), 6pm, FREE, we’ve got all the tools and parts you need, and our volunteer crew will help you learn how to fix, care for, and upgrade your trusty bike, More Info
Chromatics @ Brooklyn Steel (319 Frost St), 7pm, $31, Buy Tix

TUESDAY 5/21

* Under the “K” Public Workshop @ Rough Trade (64 N 9 St) 6:30pm, FREE, a visioning session regarding the future public park and open space under and surrounding the Brooklyn span of the Kosciuszko Bridge, RSVP
♦ INDUSTRIAL TERROR: SPONSORED FILMMAKING AND REGIONAL HORROR @ Film Noir Cinema (211 Ainslie St), 6pm, FREE, Archivist and programmer Jon Dieringer will presents on how quasi-documentary tropes and regional myth were appropriated within lurid, fantastic, and terrifying narratives; and reciprocally, how wry bits of the macabre livened up training and educational films, More Info
# Intermediate Home Baking @ Brooklyn Bread Lab (201 Moore St), 7pm, $95, for the home baker who has mastered the country loaf and hit a dead end. We will be discussing and demonstrating techniques for improving the flavor and nutrition of bread without sacrificing it’s texture, More Info

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

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Greenpointers is a hyperlocal blog about Greenpoint, Brooklyn covering Ash to Apollo and everything in between.





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