August Goings-on

08.01               94th Precinct Community Council Mtg: 7PM
.                        155 Milton St., BK, St. John’s Lutheran Church

08.01–05         Sacred Art Tour of the Drepung Gomang Monastery
.                        97 Green St., Apt G1 For more info: www.sacredartsresearch.org 
.                        Tibetan traditions, culture, and wisdom through various workshops,
.                        meditations, and create a beautiful sand mandala

08.03 & 10      Town Square presents SummerStarz Movies: 8PM
.                        Free Movie Fridays: movies start at sunset
.                        Transmitter Park:  Greenpoint Avenue & East River
.                        GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY (Aug. 3); BLACK PANTHER (Aug. 10)
.                        for more info: www.townsquareinc.com

08.05                Our Lady of the Snow Feast Day: 8AM
.                         Our Lady of the Snow Hall (410 Graham Ave.)
.                         Procession will depart from Hall, Mass will be celebrated at St. Francis
.                         of Paola Church (219 Conselyea St.)

08.05, +*          Low Cost Dog & Cat Vaccinations, 4PM–5:30PM ( *Every Sunday)
.                         Petland Discounts 846 Manhattan Ave.
.                         VIP Pet Care: sponsor

08.07                 National Night Out
.                          an annual community-building campaign that promotes
.                          police-community partnerships
.                          90th Precinct 5:30–8:30PM at Boerum Street between
.                          Leonard & Lorimer Streets
.                          94th Precinct 5PM–9PM on Lorimer between Meserole & Calyer

08.08                 90th Precinct Community Council Mtg.: 7PM
.                          30 Montrose Avenue, BK, Community Rm (718) 963-5309

08.08–29           SummerScreen at McCarren Park
.                          Free Movie Wednesdays: movies start at sundown
.                          Doors open at 6PM (food trucks and live music)
.                          at North 12th St. between Bedford and Berry

08.13–26           Grand Street Summer Restaurant Week
.                          for more info: grandstbklyn.org.

08.14                  Community Board 1 Meeting: 6PM 
.                           McCarren Park Pool

08.15                   UNO (United Neighbors Org.) Meeting: 6PM
.                            211 Ainslie St.
.                            UNO is an organization of united tenants from Wburg, East Wburg,
.                            and Greenpoint. Any tenant from N BK is welcome to attend if they
.                            want to fight displacement. Pizza served, legal counseling, kids are
.                            welcome!

08.17                   NCA Field Day Friday – Make a Herbarium: 4PM–7PM
.                            Kingsland Wildflowers at 520 Kingsland Avenue, BK
.                            Led by Lisa Bloodgood of Newtown Creek Alliance (NCA)

08.18                   Grand Street Fair: 10AM–6PM for more info: grandstbklyn.org
.                            Grand Street from Bushwick Avenue to Graham Avenue;
.                            over 75 vendors: food purveyors, arts & crafts, bouncy houses, & MORE!

08.18                    Kingsland Wildflowers Open House: 12PM–3PM
.                             520 Kingsland Wildflowers, BK

08.18                    Birdwalk in North Brooklyn w/ NYC Audubon: 8AM–9:30AM
.                             McGlorick Park (Russell Street & Nassau Ave)
.                             Join Heather Wolf, author of Birding at the Bridge and from the
.                             Cornell Lab of Ornithology, for a leisurely walk to see spring migrants
.                             and breeding bird residents

Author: The Greenline

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