08/31/15 10:30am

The artistry of edibles, by Flickr user Raphaël Labbé

1. Snap your fingers and feel like a beatnik: tonight at Threes Brewing, the Out of Your Head Jazz Collective puts together groupings of musicians who have never rehearsed to make beautiful, improvised music together. (Monday, $10 suggested)

2. Or head to Over the Eight for Shit Bits, where comedians share their most unloved jokes, with bombs from Evan M. Williams, Lorelei Ramirez, Bill Stiteler, and more. (Monday, FREE)

3. Get deep with Columbia Professor Skye Cleary, who will give a talk on Existentialism and Romantic Love, using Kierkegaard, de Beauvoir, and Nietzche to help you figure out how to get off of OKCupid. (Tuesday, FREE) (more…)

feltman's hot dogs

Now at Sycamore. via Facebook

Starting Wednesday July 1st, and continuing every Wednesday this summer, you can satisfy your craving for summer hot dogs at Sycamore’s Bar and Flower Shop in Ditmas Park. According to The Coney Island Blog, Feltmans’s of Coney Island, the original Coney Island hot dog franchise (whose founder is credited with creating the hot dog in 1867) is returning to Brooklyn after shutting down in 1954. It will be a part of the Flatbush Food Market, “a group of vendors that serves a variety of different foods daily at the hip Ditmas Park venue.” (more…)