Subject: Thurs 9/16: Brittney, Travel Planning, Free Salsa class, Burlesque, San Gennaro Murder Mystery, Sunset Symphony, Constitution+Cocktails & MORE!,
Things To Do Email Logo 1

September 16, 2021

6 Steps to Avoiding Analysis Paralysis When Travel Planning

September 16, 2021 1:00 pm Free

Choice overload occurs when we have too many choices available to us. We are sometimes so paralyzed by the fear of making the wrong choice that they don’t make any choice. -----> Click for Full Info

University Open Air: Technical Drawing Exercises for Beginners

September 16, 2021 2:00 pm Free

In this course, students will gain hands-on experience in technical drawing. Learn the art of manual drawing and drafting techniques. Drawing instruments (including paper and clipboards) will be provided. Alain Kamga Noubissi is a mechanical engineer with more than 10 years of experience maintaining industrial machines and overseeing manufacturing facilities. He has hands-on experience in metal fabrication and designs projects for industrial use. He is a seasoned design instructor and teaches fluency in the language of technical drawing. -----> Click for Full Info

The 3rd Annual Future is Female: Art & Activism Exhibition

September 16, 2021 2:00 pm $

sk.Artspace, the Black woman-owned and operated art incubator, aims to push boundaries with their annual Future is Female exhibit which highlights political and social issues through the works of notable black female artists. The exhibition will provide an opportunity to shine a light on the Black female activist perspective through art and visual storytelling. By providing this safe space, sk.ArtSpace creates a platform where Black female artists can celebrate the historical narratives of their diverse journeys while engaging in conversations where it normally wouldn’t happen. -----> Click for Full Info

Happy Hour Drink Deals and Live Music

September 16, 2021 5:00 pm $

Grab a drink at Downtown Brooklyn’s newest beer garden Al B’s and enjoy some tunes by local musicians at this weekly happy hour music series! This week, you'll sip and sway to the blues and soul sounds of The Freddy Deboe Blues Band featuring Billy Aukstik. -----> Click for Full Info

Live Music From Mostly Modern's Fabulous Five String Quartet at Chelsea Market

September 16, 2021 5:00 pm Free

Chelsea Market is your one-stop-shop for everything from unique gifts to gourmet ingredients, tasty treats, and more! After you're through perusing the various vendors, enjoy some live tunes from Mostly Modern's Fabulous Five String Quartet to brighten your day and add a pep in your step! -----> Click for Full Info

Fall Tips for Street Trees and Tree Beds

September 16, 2021 6:00 pm Free

Street trees create oxygen, absorb pollution, and provide shelter for migrating birds, yet they often receive minimal care. Learn best practices for keeping street trees healthy and resilient as well as ideas for fabulous fall pollinator plants that are much needed in autumn from Maureen O'Brien, Community Field Manager at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden (BBG). This class is offered at no charge; registration is required. -----> Click for Full Info

Dinner and Chat

September 16, 2021 6:00 pm Free

Have dinner and chat over facilitated questions while looking at the sunset. My pal, Steve Dean, organizes this! -----> Click for Full Info

Sounds of Sunset with American Symphony Orchestra in Brooklyn Bridge Park

September 16, 2021 6:00 pm Free

Join Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy for Sounds at Sunset — three special September evenings, as members of the American Symphony Orchestra present a limited series of free chamber music concerts in the park. Concerts take place on Thursdays from September 16 through September 30 at 6:00 p.m. at Pier 3 Greenway Terrace and include performers from the Visions Trio, Italian Expressiveness, and Reawakening Quartet. -----> Click for Full Info

Cardio Dance

September 16, 2021 6:00 pm Free

Easy-to-follow cardio dance class that combines high energy and fun music. A moderate, heart-pumping workout to help burn calories, improve heart health and a great way to start your weekend. All levels welcome. Meet by the flagpole. For everyone’s safety we’re asking participants and instructors to maintain social distancing of six feet during class. Wash your hands frequently and stay home if you’re sick. Please continue wear a mask if you are unvaccinated, or if it makes you feel more comfortable. As a courtesy to other participants, please wear a mask if social distancing cannot be maintained.Instructor: Victoria -----> Click for Full Info

Constitution & Cocktails 2021

September 16, 2021 6:00 pm $$

Raise a glass to the 234th anniversary of the signing of the US Constitution and support accessible educational programs that foster critical thinking and civic engagement in Queens and beyond. The evening will include cocktails, passed hors d'oeuvres, and live music with presentations from community members and plenty of time to enjoy our 19th-century period rooms. -----> Click for Full Info

San Genarro Italian Feast Murder Mystery & Scavenger Hunt

September 16, 2021 6:30 pm $

The Feast of San Genarro is one of NYC’s oldest and largest festivals. Join us in Little Italy as the streets come alive with food, drink, games, lights, live music and hundreds of vendors with cool things for you to discover with other members of our group. This year you will help the police solve the case of Vinny “The Social Dude” who mysteriously disappeared after attending the feast. Come alone or with friends! -----> Click for Full Info

Free Sunset Salsa by The Water

September 16, 2021 6:30 pm Free

As the sun goes down, the heat goes up at Sunset Salsa with Talia Castro-Pozo, a Hudson River Park favorite series. Learn the steps with the experts then show off your new moves as you take in breathtaking views, enjoy breezes off the river, and shake it like you mean it! -----> Click for Full Info

The Ninth Annual New York Asian Burlesque Festival Opening Party

September 16, 2021 7:00 pm Free

Through 9/17! Following the success of their previous sold out shows, Calamity Chang and Thirsty Girl bring the ninth installment of the annual Asian Burlesque Festival, the only festival of its kind, bringing the finest of Asian burlesque and cabaret artists from all over the world to New York City for a night of spectacular performance. -----> Click for Full Info

Movies Under the Stars: 42

September 16, 2021 7:00 pm Free

Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film! Hero is a word we hear often in sports, but heroism is not always about achievements on the field of play. “42” tells the story of two men—the great Jackie Robinson and legendary Brooklyn Dodgers GM Branch Rickey—whose brave stand against prejudice forever changed the world by changing the game of baseball. I -----> Click for Full Info

Legendary DJ, rapper, producer, photographer, and philanthropist Performs

September 16, 2021 7:00 pm $

Legendary DJ, rapper, producer, photographer, and philanthropist Derrick “D-Nice” Jones will make his debut at the Prospect Park Bandshell for his only New York summer engagement, presented by Live Nation, on Thursday, September 2 at 7p.m. for a benefit concert as part of the BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival. -----> Click for Full Info

A Live Musical Theater Performance Created by Rhina Valentin

September 16, 2021 8:00 pm Free

Join Lincoln Center for a presentation of Sancocho - a musical theater work in which the Latin American and Caribbean culinary community is personified by way of the titular meat and vegetable stew that serves as both co-creator's, Rhina Valentin, personal COVID coping mechanism and the play's central metaphor. Throughout lockdown, Valentin would whip up a weekly batch of sancocho while contemplating the dish's gustatory and historically rich flavor. Featuring an all-woman latinx cast and a four-piece band, Sancocho brings Valentin's experience to vibrant life in a celebration of the power of ancestry and food as medicine. -----> Click for Full Info

Moulin Rouge Entirely From Memory

September 16, 2021 8:00 pm $

Ten Bones Theatre Company is thrilled to be back for their next installment of the Entirely From Memory series: Moulin Rouge. Performers will attempt to perfectly recreate the story without the aid of scripts, rehearsals, or sobriety! Plus, there are a few twists: the performers won't know what role they are cast in until the show starts, one person will be given the power to cue deleted scenes, and more surprise, hilarious hijinks! -----> Click for Full Info

LIVE (online) Schitts Creek Trivia!

September 16, 2021 8:30 pm $

At game time, your host will read off the Trivia questions. Your goal is to come up with the right answer to each question and write it down on your paper. Once the round is over (about 6 questions), we will go through the answers and determine who had the highest score for the round. They will get a raffle ticket for a chance to win a prize at the end of the event. -----> Click for Full Info

An Evening Dedicated to Britney

September 16, 2021 10:00 pm Free

Calling all Britney lovers to the dance floor! Join House of Yes in celebrating and supporting the life and career of the beloved pop queen and the #FreeBritney movement! Expect a full Britney tribute with hits from other worthy Queens of Pop peppered in to keep you dancing til the world ends! -----> Click for Full Info

E-mail me when people leave their comments –

You need to be a member of templeofillumination3 to add comments!

Join templeofillumination3