2-4pm, 3:30-5:30pm: knit-a-boob workshop: knit prosthetic breasts for patients and survivors of breast cancer who have lost their own to surgery. note: due to resources, knitting experience is preferred. textile arts center, free (rsvp).
5pm-4am: swimming cities’ presents ‘animal farm‘, a bbq dance party with a pig roast, frito pie, robotic petting zoo, wife-beater wet t-shirt contest, live bluegrass, more. $3 beers, open bar 10-10:30pm. 370 ten eyck street (bushwick), $5-$10 admission.
7-10pm: the largest 3rd ward member group show to date features works in every medium from photography to sculpture to furniture. plus, live music and free brooklyn republic drinks. free (rsvp).
1-6pm (thru 6/12): 200+ artists display 1000+ works of art for the opening of the brooklyn waterfront artists coalition’s spring pier art show, red hook.
midnight: dj mike doughty (soul coughing) spins ‘super stupid party jamz’ (think madge, michael jackson, montell jordan, more) at union hall, free.
11am-1pm: kate payne signs copies of the hip girl’s guide to homemaking at the brooklyn flea.
1pm: bring binoculars to green-wood’s ‘birds, blooms + beauty‘ mother’s day walking tour, $15.
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