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October 2017

This Is My Home (Too): Art Exhibit & Party

October 9 @ 7:00 pm - October 29 @ 7:00 pm
Casa Mezcal,
86 Orchard Street
New York, NY 10002 United States
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Where is home? And what does it look like for immigrants, indigenous groups, and people of color? BRN​ ​GRL​ ​SPK​ (Brown​ ​Girl​ ​Speak) presents This​ ​Is​ ​My​ ​Home​ ​(Too)​, an exhibit by women and femme artists of color. Their work examines our country’s complicated history with colonialism, slavery, and immigration — asking what and where is home, who has historically had access to one, and how does that shape one’s identity today? The exhibit will run from October 9th through…

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Charles Addams: Family and Friends

Oct 13, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - Feb 18, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
Morris-Jumel Mansion,
65 Jumel Terrace
New York, NY 10032 United States
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Final Addams Postcard

Charles Addams Family and Friends will explore family values, rearing of children, entertaining and family outings. Additionally, the exhibition looks at New York and presidential life and will feature memorabilia as well as other Addams ephemera. Charles Addams Family and Friends will explore family values, rearing of children, entertaining and family outings. Additionally, the exhibition looks at New York and presidential life and will feature memorabilia as well as other Addams ephemera. Calendar of Events Charles Addams: Family and Friends…

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New York Distilling Company Proclaims New York Rye Week

October 16 - October 22
New York Distilling Co,
405 Leonard Street
Brooklyn, NY 11211 United States
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In association with the New York State Assembly, New York Distilling Company proclaims the first ever, launch of New York Rye Week. To celebrate the historic grain’s thriving cultivation in New York State, the annual series of events will commence on Monday, October 16th – Sunday, October 22nd, 2017 with a succession of new initiatives at the distillery in Brooklyn. As part of the week, New York Distilling Company will simultaneously launch the Wild Rye Rumpus, a four-day festival where…

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The Brooklyn Conference: Inspiring Social Change

October 19 @ 5:00 pm - October 21 @ 6:00 pm

Evening kick-off and two-day conference Join us for three days of dynamic programming exploring the intersections of art and social justice with artists, filmmakers, and writers, as well as leaders, activists, and elected officials, including Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, Tania Bruguera, Claudia Rankine, Charles Blow, Black Thought, and many more. Conference tickets are $65–$150. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-brooklyn-conference-inspiring-social-change-tickets-37201380330 Student and artist discounts ($25–$85) are available by emailing tickets@brooklynmuseum.org. Limited number of tickets available. Schedule overview: Evening Kick-Off—Thursday, October 19: Kick off The Brooklyn Conference…

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FiveMyles presents “The Tug” by Erin Gleason in the Plus/Space, on view October 14 – November 5, 2017.

October 20 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Every day until Nov 5, 2017
588 St John's Place
Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States
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FiveMyles presents “The Tug” by Erin Gleason in the Plus/Space. OPENING RECEPTION: October 14, 2017 5-8PM ON VIEW: October 14 – November 5, 2017 This exhibition brings together a collection of artworks by artist Erin Gleason that critically challenge our relationship to measured space and time versus our lived experience of it. Part installation, part an exhibition of drawings, prints, photographs and sculpture, these works address how our sense of truth is pulled between lived experience and terms of categorization…

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Reel Sisters Family Day Weekend

October 20 @ 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Alamo Drafthouse Brooklyn,
445 Albee Square West
Brooklyn, 11201 United States

eel Sisters of the Diaspora Film Festival & Lecture Series will present an afternoon of child friendly films and entertainment at the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema in downtown Brooklyn! On Sat., Oct. 21, enjoy comfy chairs, great food and films for Reel Sisters Family Day Weekend. Meet our filmmakers and special guests including a selection of films created by POWGirls, a group of young woman filmmakers from the Oregon-based POWFest. Films in the festival range from enlightening slice of life stories…

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Constitutional Convention Happy Hour

October 20 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Full CIrcle Bar,
318 Grand Street
Brooklyn, NY 11211 United States
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Come out to Full Circle Bar on Friday to learn about the Constitutional Convention proposition that will be on this November’s ballot! In November, every New Yorker has the chance to vote on whether to hold a Constitutional Convention, which has the power to rewrite our state constitution. This is a once-every-20-years opportunity to change our state’s laws. If the Convention is held, voters will have a chance to vote on proposed changes in a later election. The organizers of…

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October 20 @ 7:00 pm - 11:55 pm
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Every week on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until Dec 26, 2017
The Menagerie,
627 5th Avenueq
Brooklyn, NY 11215 United States
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CURIOSITIES is an immersive theatrical experience set in an illegal 1930s sideshow world full of bootleggers, deviants, performers, and misfits who have banded together under the wing of their keeper, The Professor, for better or for worse. Audiences are invited into a secret performance of Professor Mysterium’s Menagerie of Wonder, an illicit evening of seduction and danger. We welcome you to the underground world of the Menagerie’s subterranean jazz club as you traverse the tunnels under the watchful eye of…

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Cry Baby: My (Reluctant) Journey into Motherhood

October 20 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Every week until Nov 10, 2017

Jamie had a baby. People ask her “how’s it going?” and she’s tired of saying “great!” Everyone lied to her about birth and beyond, so here’s the raw truth. After this show, people may now ask “is she ok?” Whether you have a kid, are thinking about having one, or can’t even keep a plant alive, it’s vital you attend. All shows at 7:00 PM 9/29 10/6 10/12 10/27 11/3 11/10

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Uplift! Brooklyn: A Concert Benefiting Exalt Empowering NYC’s Youth

October 20 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Bell House,
149 7th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11215 United States

On Friday, October 20th, The Sound Mind Collective presents Uplift! Brooklyn, an evening of comedy and music raising money for the EXALT Youth Program. The show will be hosted by comedian Carolyn Castiglia (Comedy Central, HLN) and will feature musical performances by The London Souls, The Nth Power, Qaasim & The Juggernaut War Party, Revel In Dimes, and Wishes and Thieves. Free Lagunitas beer from 6-7pm. This event is 21+. Tickets are $17 in advance, $20 day of show, and…

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