There are many tours of the college, just check the BC home page calendar and registration for orientation on the BC portal. Monday (today) Free Family Movie in Kaiser Park: Despicable Me 2, 8:00 PM,Neptune Avenue and Bayview Avenue, Brooklyn. Flicks on the Beach: “Gravity“, 1001 Boardwalk West, Coney Island. Free screening of the Oscar-nominated film starring Sandra Bullock. Pre-show entertainment begins at 7:30 p.m. and the film starts at dusk. Tuesday: Artist Danny Simmons who will read select pieces from his new book, “The Brown Beatnik Tomes.” He will be accompanied by Congo drummer Eric Frazier. Sponsored by Medgar Evers College, Center for Black Literature and Centric, 6:00 PM, Medgar Evers College, 1368 Fulton Street, Brooklyn. Wednesday: Book Lookup Workshop, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM, Library Workshop Center, Room 148
See: http://ait.brooklyn.cuny.edu/librarycafe/page.php?view=workshops. Overwhelmed or confused with all of the many things you need to do to start the semester? Come by the library and meet with a friendly librarian to get help with searching for books (print and electronic) and other materials. Bring your syllabus and find out if the Library has textbooks and other books you need for class. We’ll also have information about accessing your BC and CUNY accounts.
Thursday: Movie Night: “Movies Under the Stars”, 7:30 PM – 10:00 PM, Central Quad. Get candy, popcorn, and drinks, supply is limited so arrive early. In the event of rain, movie will be shown on September 4th, http://events.brooklyn.cuny.edu/cal/event/showEventMore.rdo.
West Indian American Day Parade. Festivities kick off on Thursday, Aug. 28, with the Caribbean Woodstock concert and culminate with the all-day West Indian American Day Parade on Sept. 1. Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn.