Hurricane Sandy/ FEMA Workshop
Wed., February 6, 5-9 p.m.
Gargiulo’s Restaurant • 2911 W. 15th St. at Mermaid Avenue
Hurt by Hurricane Sandy? Get answers to your questions regarding claims, loans, rebuilding, legal matters, and more. Registration is required, but drop-ins are welcome. Presented by the Federal Reserve Bank of NY
Sat., February 9, 2013 1:00PM
Brooklyn Central Library, Dweck Center
Grand Army Plaza
Saturday Family Program: Chinese New Year CBA Culture & ArtCenter will once again light up the stage in celebration of Chinese New Year, the year of the Snake! An incredible celebration with music, magic, dance, and singing. This amazing show will touch the hearts of all children, and the inner-child within all of us. Families will be given seating priority. Seating is Limited. First come, First served.
Sat, February 9 and Sun, February 10, 1:30pm
New York Transit Museum
Boerum Pl. and Schermerhorn St., Brooklyn
Junior Engineer: Dig It!
Did you know that archeological treasures have been discovered during subway tunnel construction? Kids work together to dig up artifacts from a makeshift excavation site.
Ages 4 and up
Feb. 15th & 16th (Fri./Sat.) Doors open at 8:00 p.m., first show at 9:00.
Williamsburg Fashion Weekend
50 N 3rd St.
Williamsburg Fashion Weekend provides a unique platform of expression for emerging designers who aren’t afraid to push the boundaries of design, presentation and production.
Previous participants have shown many creative ways to be green through upcycling, recycling, transparent business practices, and artisan technique. WFW shows run the gamut from fashion as conceptual art to ready-to-wear. Individual productions often incorporate live music, theatrical performance and dance as part of the runway experience.
A bi-annual celebration of fashion, art, music and culture in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.
Through February 24
GO: a community-curated open studio project
Mezzanine Gallery, 2nd Floor
Brooklyn is home to more artists than anywhere else in the United States, making it the creative capital of the art world. GO: a community-curated open studio project is a borough-wide initiative designed to foster personal exchange between Brooklyn-based artists, their communities, and the Brooklyn Museum. The exhibition features work by Adrian Coleman, Oliver Jeffers, Naomi Safran-Hon, Gabrielle Watson, and Yeon Ji Yoo.
Wed. and Fri.-Sun., 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m., Thursday, 11:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m
Every Tuesday Night
Beer Tasting, every Tuesday night 7 PM
191 F1fth Ave., Betw. Berkeley Pl. and Union St.
Grand Army Plaza
Greenmarket at Grand Army Plaza
10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Brooklyn’s biggest, at the entrance to Prospect Park