Upcoming Events in NYC

Music Now!

Date: 
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 - 6:00pm
Location: 
Brecht Forum @ April 23rd, 2014 6:00 PM Music Now! Tribute to Amiri Baraka and Roy Campbell This evening has also become a dedication to my recently deceased father, and to Fred Ho, and to the mighty Brecht Forum itself! Come and celebrate. 6pm Ngoma Hill – Poetry, Violin, Didgeridoo David Henderson – Poetry 7pm William Parker – Bass Warren Smith – Percussion Ras Moshe – Reeds 8pm Open Mic For Amiri Baraka! bring your words... $11 » Register Now! Location Brecht Forum @ The Commons 388 Atlantic Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11217 United States

April 23rd, 2014 6:00 PM
Music Now!
Tribute to Amiri Baraka and Roy Campbell

This evening has also become a dedication to my recently deceased father, and to Fred Ho, and to the mighty Brecht Forum itself!

Come and celebrate.

6pm

Ngoma Hill – Poetry, Violin, Didgeridoo
David Henderson – Poetry

7pm

William Parker – Bass
Warren Smith – Percussion
Ras Moshe – Reeds

8pm

Open Mic For Amiri Baraka!
bring your words...

$11

» Register Now!
Location
Brecht Forum @ The Commons
388 Atlantic Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11217
United States

ENGAGING OCCUPY

Date: 
Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 6:30pm - 9:00pm
Location: 
60 Wall Street

ENGAGING OCCUPY

A few of us @ the Brecht Forum has initiated something called "Engaging Occupy"! Our mission is to engage, reflect, ask questions, in hopes of deepening our common understanding. This process can begin to sow the seeds for action.

Party to Celebrate the Brecht Forum!

Date: 
Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 7:30pm
Location: 
Brecht Forum @ The Commons, 388 Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn, NY

April 24th, 2014 7:30 PM
PARTY!
Party to Celebrate the Brecht Forum!

It's Spring and a time for new beginnings. We invite all to come celebrate our 39 years as a center for Marxist education; we can raise a glass to the past and drink to the future.

Cash bar (very reasonable!)
Good music!
Excellent conversation!

» Register Now!
Location
Brecht Forum @ The Commons
388 Atlantic Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11217
United States

Apple Store Protest - End Smartphone Sweatshops

Date: 
Friday, April 25, 2014 - 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Location: 
Apple Store, 767 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10153

Green America and China Labor Watch are leading a protest at the Apple Store on 5th Avenue as part of our Bad Apple: End Smartphone Sweatshops campaign.

We'll meet at the "Cube." To RSVP, contact eoconnell@greenamerica.org

WHAT: Bad Apple Protest in NYC

WHEN: Friday, April 25th, 2014; 12:30PM

WHERE: Apple Store 5th Ave. (Near Central Park)
Meet in front of the “Cube” on 5th Ave between 58th and 59th Streets (Address: 767 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10153)

Critical Mass: Manhattan

Date: 
Friday, April 25, 2014 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Location: 
Union Square Park North

Critical Mass is a spontaneous celebration of what our streets could look like. This fun group ride encourages new cyclists and creates safer streets and new green infrastructure.
Strap some music to your bike and make sure to bring the appropriate lights and bells.Meets the last Friday of every month at Union Square Park North

http://times-up.org/index.php?page=critical-mass

http://times-up.org/calendar/detail.php?calendarid=2566

Free Marissa Alexander: Mobilizing Meeting and Fundraiser

Date: 
Friday, April 25, 2014 - 7:00pm
Location: 
Freedom Hall, 113 W.128th St., Harlem, between Malcolm X Blvd. and 7th Ave. Subways #2 or 3 to 125th St.
Contact: 

Robin Strauss 212 222-0633 (office) or rls4peace@optonline.net

Join Radical Women and CONNECT for a film showing of “Crime After Crime,” followed by a discussion of how we can mobilize our support for Marissa Alexander and battle domestic violence. This documentary focuses on the injustices against a domestic abuse survivor who is incarcerated for the killing of her brutally abusive boyfriend and parallels the case of Marissa Alexander who faces a possible 60 year sentence for simply firing a warning shot in self-defense against her abusive husband.

South Bronx Waterfront Bike Tour

Date: 
Saturday, April 26, 2014 - 1:00pm

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Event Date/time: Saturday, April 26, 2014 - 1:00pm ..
.. Location:

* Brook Park [1]

Meet at Brook Park between 140 & 141st Streets at the corner of Brook Ave in the South Bronx.

Read more

http://times-up.org/event-locations/brook-park
http://times-up.org/calendar/south-bronx-waterfront-bike-tour

Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition presents Outer Limits -- Wide Open 5

Date: 
Saturday, April 26, 2014 - 2:00pm - Sunday, June 1, 2014 - 6:00pm
Location: 
499 Van Brunt St., Red Hook, Brooklyn 11231
Contact: 

The Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition (BWAC) is holding its spring art show from April 26 through June 1
The show opens on Saturday, April 26, 2-6 PM with live musical entertainment provided by the Wayne Tucker Quartet, a jazz and contemporary musical group that has appeared at the famous Village club Smalls in Manhattan.

Brooklyn Waterfront Tour

Date: 
Sunday, April 27, 2014 - 1:00pm

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Event Date/time: Sunday, April 27, 2014 - 1:00pm ....Location:

* Brooklyn Bridge Park [1]

Meet at Brooklyn Bridge Park, rain or shine.

Read more

http://times-up.org/event-locations/brooklyn-bridge-park
http://times-up.org/calendar/brooklyn-waterfront-tour

Class, Crime and International Film Noir

Date: 
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 - 7:30pm
Location: 
Brecht Forum @ The Commons, 388 Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn, NY

April 30th, 2014 7:30 PM
TALES OF THE 1%: NOIR AND CAPITALISM
Class, Crime and International Film Noir
Dennis Broe, with Steven Wishnia

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