Weekend Events

Saturday, January 3: Coffee Bark: 7:00 a.m.–9:00 a.m. Bring your pups to the park for treats and great company. FIDO in Prospect Park offers free goodies for dogs and their owners as well as provides information pertaining to off-leash activities and issues at Long Meadow by the Picnic House in Prospect Park, Brooklyn. 90’s Hip-Hop and R&B Sing-Along with music videos from the 1990’s, all with the lyrics on screen so friends can sing, rap and dance along together at Union Hall, 702 Union St. at Fifth, http://www.unionhallny.com, 9 pm, $10. Astronomy: Quadrantids Meteor Shower  with Urban Park Rangers will as your guides to the solar system, discussing the science, history and folklore of the universe.  Astronomy programs feature the use of telescopes and binoculars to observe specific astronomical events.  Many programs feature astronomy experts and all equipments is provided. At this program, try to get a glimpse of the Quadrantids meteor shower, an annual meteor shower that happens at this time of year, 6:00 p.m., Salt Marsh Nature Center in Marine Park, East 33rd Street and Avenue U, Brooklyn. Freud Out Loud Marathon Reading, 2:30 p.m. Judson Memorial, 55 Washington Square S. New York, NY, free, http://freudoutloud.com.The roster of readers includes activists, psychologists, literature professors, religious leaders, and writers, such as Pulitzer Prize–winning author of The Hours Michael Cunningham. Gogol Bordello at Terminal 5, 610 W. 56th St., 800-745-3000 a raucous group of immigrant punks. http://www.terminal5nyc.com/event/677293-gogol-bordello-new-york. Tenant help hours: A lawyer from South Brooklyn Legal Services will be present to give free legal advice on any tenant or landlord issue, sponsored by the Pratt Area Community Council.10 am–1 pm at Pratt Area Community Council, 201 DeKalb Avenue between Adelphi St. and Carlton Avenue. http://www.prattarea.org.

Sunday: Ice skating and  twirling 10 am–6 pm., Prospect Park, Brooklyn.
Garden of Unearthly Delights (art) 11:00 a.m. every Mon., Tue., Wed., Thu., Fri., Sat., Sun. until January 11, http://www.villagevoice.com/events/garden-of-unearthly-delights-5014511/.

Past the weekend: COIL 2015 till January 17 with contemporary dance, theater and performance art, featuring a menu of interactive experimental works, with four groundbreaking theater productions—including opening show RoosevElvis from intellectually playful group TEAM—four dance works and three provocative installations. And, for one night only, CATCH returns by popular demand—a multidisciplinary performance series that is always a crowd and critic favorite.
ps122.org. January 6, Three Kings Day Parade begins at 106th Street and Lexington Avenue and travels north along Third Avenue, ending at 115th Street and Park Avenue. The procession features camels, colorful puppets, floats and thousands of students and community members as participants.


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