Courier Life’s
Sections

Current search:

Dates

August, 2016
S M T W T F S
123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031

Neighborhoods

Categories

Art

Venues

Results 1–30 of 121.

Pages: 1 2 3 4 5

← Previous pageNext page →

Thursday, Sept. 3 (See map view)

Authors Helen McClory ("On The Edges of Vision") and Susan Rukeyser (“Not On Fire, Only Dying”) present their debut books. 7 pm.

Author Nick Holdstock puts a new spin on the post-apocalyptic novel in "The Casualties," set in the historically rich city of Edinburgh, Scotland. 7 pm.

Saturday, Sept. 5 (See map view)

Free English classes. Activities focusing on improving English speaking and comprehension skills through games, lessons and conversations, 1–2:30 pm.

Sunday, Sept. 6 (See map view)

Learn the history of Brooklyn through the lens of the Brooklyn Historical Society building in this hour-long tour. Longtime Brooklyn residents and first-time visitors alike will learn details about the building and borough. 1 pm.

Tour several Brooklyn Heights pubs closely connected to some of the literary greats. 1 pm.

Tuesday, Sept. 8 (See map view)

The Sheepshead Bay chapter of Business Network International meets to network and discuss business opportunities. 7–8:30 am.

Learn the basics of traditional herbal medicine, and learn how to prepare your own tinctures, infusions, oils and salves. 7–9 pm.

Literary legend Salman Rushdie comes to Powerhouse for the official NYC launch of his new book, "Two Years Eight Months and Twenty-Eight Nights," a novel that explores the power of the imagination. 7:30 pm.

Via video link from the Ecuadorian embassy in London, Julian Assange will join journalist Jeremy Scahill in discussing his book "The Wikileak Files: The World According to the U.S. Empire." 8 pm.

Wednesday, Sept. 9 (See map view)

"In Tales from the Back Row," Cosmopolitan.com editor Amy Odell gives a behind-the-runway look at one of New York’s most secretive, sometimes absurd, and ever alluring industries: fashion. 7–9 pm.

"The Opiate Magazine" celebrates its second issue with contributors Rob Crawford, Armando Jaramillo Garcia, Hannah Lillith Assadi, Daniel Adler, David Rice, and Genna Rivieccio. 7 pm.

"Pope Francis: A Photographic Portrait of the People’s Pope" offers a rare look at life behind the scenes with His Holiness Pope Francis by Irish author Father Michael Collins. 7 pm.

Thursday, Sept. 10 (See map view)

The founders of sartorial blog Street Etiquette present their short film, "Slumflower," an exploration of black male identity through the eyes of a 10-year old boy finding beauty and growth in the midst of concrete. 6:30 pm.

Author Kate Harding discusses her book "Asking for It:The Alarming Rise of Rape Culture -- And What We Can Do About It," where she looks to research to say America supports rapists more than it supports victims. 7 pm.

"Brooklyn Street Style" explores what has made the borough a global fashion mecca and presents style advice from a host of Brooklyn tastemakers with more than 175 striking street-style photographs. 7–9 pm.

Saturday, Sept. 12 (See map view)

Free English classes. Activities focusing on improving English speaking and comprehension skills through games, lessons and conversations, 1–2:30 pm.

Sunday, Sept. 13 (See map view)

Learn the basics of traditional herbal medicine, and learn to prepare your own tinctures, infusions, oils and salves. 10:30 am.

This free 90-minute public talk offers practical advice on transforming one’s life through meditation. 11:30 am.

Learn the history of Brooklyn through the lens of the Brooklyn Historical Society building in this hour-long tour. Longtime Brooklyn residents and first-time visitors alike will learn details about the building and borough. 1 pm.

Tour several Brooklyn Heights pubs closely connected to some of the literary greats. 1 pm.

As part of the Elders Share the Arts program, a New York-based program that offers older adults arts programming, this event will teach technique and guide you through the experience of group story-crafting. All ages welcome. 2–4 pm.

In conjunction with the exhibition "Shared Dining," formerly incarcerated women and exhibit contributors Kelly Donnelly and Lisette Oblitas-Cruz converse with acclaimed author Wally Lamb. 2 pm.

Tuesday, Sept. 15 (See map view)

The Sheepshead Bay chapter of Business Network International meets to network and discuss business opportunities. 7–8:30 am.

Nikesh Shukla presents his new novel, "Meatspace," a portrait of a bookish life lived in the brave new digital world. “The Last Illusion” author Porochista Khakpour joins for a conversation. 7 pm.

Wednesday, Sept. 16 (See map view)

Chefs and restaurateurs talk about their food origins and what they like to eat. Featuring Justin Alvarez (Lucky Peach), Chef Tadashi Ono (Ganso), Luca Arrigoni (Sottocasa) and Noah Bernamoff (Mile End). 7 pm.

Thursday, Sept. 17 (See map view)

Bay Area-novelist Robert Kloss brings his sixth book, "The Revelator," to the East Coast, discussing with “Killing Williamsburg” author Bradley Spinelli. 7 pm.

VERGE presents a queer New York Fashion Week runway show and panel discussion, with the work of independent designers whose work is rooted in gender nonconformity and its intersections with race, ethnicity, and culture. 7 pm.

Join a discussion lead by Max Kenner, founder and Executive Director of the Bard Prison Initiative, and alumni of BPI, an organization that has provided rigorous college education to incarcerated New Yorkers. 7 pm.

Saturday, Sept. 19 (See map view)

Free English classes. Activities focusing on improving English speaking and comprehension skills through games, lessons and conversations, 1–2:30 pm.

"F*ck Feelings," by father-daughter duo Sarah and Michael Bennett, is described as “the only self-help book you’ll ever need.” The Bennetts will answer questions about feelings and discuss how to pay less attention to them. There will be wine. 4 pm.

Results 1–30 of 121.

Pages: 1 2 3 4 5

← Previous pageNext page →

CNG: Community Newspaper Group