Local green-friendly businesses Brooklyn SolarWorks, Movers, Not Shakers and Halstead Real Estate team up with The Gate for a networking event bringing together like-minded businesses and individuals to kickstart the South Brooklyn Progressives at Park Slope’s original craft beer pub, The Gate, located at 321 5th Avenue on Saturday, October 21, 2017, from 3pm to 7pm.
Books Are Magic presents a special celebration of New York Times #1 bestselling author John Grisham's new novel, THE ROOSTER BAR, on Tuesday, October 24, 2017, at 7:00pm at St. Ann's Church in Brooklyn Heights.
Boerum Hill, Brooklyn Heights, Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill, DUMBO, Gowanus, Park Slope, Red Hook, Beyond South Brooklyn
Each year the Brooklyn Public Library, in collaboration with the Brooklyn Eagles, recognizes outstanding works of nonfiction and fiction with the Brooklyn Literary Prize given in the fall. This year's shortlist includes a novel, a book-length poem, a collection of short stories, and three works of nonfiction.
Gowanus Open Studios, aka GOS, is the weekend of October 21 - 22, 2017, with artists in the Gowanus neighborhood (and slightly beyond) opening their studio doors and welcoming the public to view art, meet the artists, learn about the process of art-making, and get a glimpse of the life of artists.
Mark D Phillips' 25-year photographic documentation - “25 Years of Gowanus: As it WAS, As it IS” - will be featured for one weekend during the Gowanus Open Studios Tour on Oct. 21 – 22, 2017, at Movers, Not Shakers! corporate headquarters along the polluted Brooklyn waterway.
BRIC presents Brooklyn Photographs, a group exhibition featuring the work of eleven photographers who have captured life and traditions in various Brooklyn neighborhoods from the 1960s to the present, on view from September 7 to October 29, 2017.