It’s no secret that Brokelyn has a well-documented pro-outdoor summer movie bias. So here’s your chance to join a team that gives us something to look forward to during those bleak winter months: the Volunteer Film Committee for Syfy Movies With A View at Brooklyn Bridge Park is looking for new members! The group is made of film buffs, film professors, professionals and dedicated amateurs who meet three times during the winter to debate the film choices for the season. Then, they help run each film night in July and August. Email Alison Hughes to apply: the deadline is Nov. 30!
Point of fact: Halloween is the best holiday in New York City. Why? First of all, it’s the only holiday whose sole adult purpose is partying. Second, it’s the most creative holiday. And since New York is a hotbed of creative energy, we get some wild instances of that. (Not to mention, New Yorkers are especially good at bringing getting their pets into the […]
Sex is weird. In conversation, it’s kind of out in the open. But in practice, it’s something we prefer to do with the lights off. We do it without communicating, and we sneak out quietly after it’s done, and we certainly don’t disclose the physical details without purposeful prompting from close friends. But one comedian has set out to bring sex definitely out of the bedroom — […]
1. Learn some important borough history at the book launch for A History of Brooklyn Bridge Park, which recounts the “grassroots, multivoiced, and contentious effort” to transform the park since the 1980s; the event will include a panel discussion and book signing. (Monday, powerHouse Books, FREE) 2. Or go back even further in Brooklyn history at […]