Do to the computer crashing after the work was done this long version was put up quickly. Saturday: Tromadance Film Festival at Paper Box Theatre, 17 Meadow St. between Waterbury St. and Bogart St., free Noon–10 pm. The Epic Ride Ride 40 miles along the waterfront’s edge from Greenpoint to Rockaway Beach, followed by an after party on the Rockaway beach boardwalk with bands, food, and complimentary beer. Where: Newtown Barge Playground • 37 Commercial St. at Clay Street • (718) 389–0640 • firstname.lastname@example.org Web site: http://www.epicride.nyc When: 8 am–4 pm How much: $50. 5th Annual New York City Poetry Festival:http://www.facebook.com/plugins/like.php?href=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.brooklynpaper.com%2Fsections%2Fgo%2Fevents%2F104073%2F&layout=button_count&show_faces=false&width=100&action=like&font=verdana&colorscheme=light&height=21
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It’s that time again to strut your stuff and show off your talents – categories this year include Creative Kids 9 to 12; Creative Kids 13 to 17 years old and Song, Dance And Variety for kids 18 and older. There’s a big money for first prize; day passes and lots of fun. Register on line before July 15. Where: Boardwalk • West 10th and West 12th Streets – Surf Avenue web site: http://www.coneyislandtalentshow.com When: 4 pm to 8 pm How much: Free. SMOOTH at Owl’s Head Park with Sinatra http://www.facebook.com/plugins/like.php?href=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.brooklynpaper.com%2Fsections%2Fgo%2Fevents%2F104251%2F&layout=button_count&show_faces=false&width=100&action=like&font=verdana&colorscheme=light&height=21 http://platform.twitter.com/widgets/tweet_button.9b77a1cb4bd14da06dfa5e2f65422c91.en.html#_=1437784234624&count=horizontal&dnt=true&id=twitter-widget-0&lang=en&original_referer=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.brooklynpaper.com%2Fsections%2Fgo%2Fevents%2F104251%2Fbrooklyn%2Fbay-ridge-brooklyn%2Ffamily%2Foutdoors%2Fsmooth-at-owls-head-park%2F&size=m&text=SMOOTH%20at%20Owl%E2%80%99s%20Head%20Park&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.brooklynpaper.com%2Fsections%2Fgo%2Fevents%2F104251%2F&via=Brooklyn_Paper. An evening with Frank Sinatra. Bring a chair or a blanket and a picnic and enjoy recorded Sinatra tunes at the top of Owl’s Head. Where: Owl’s Head Park • 67th Street and Colonial Road •email@example.com. Web site: http://facebook.com/owlsheadvolunteers When: 7 pm How much: Free
Gibney Dance At Brooklyn Bridge Park
Gigawatts Festival 4:00 p.m. daily until July 26, $30+, INFO: The Wick 272 Meserole St., Bklyn. http://www.villagevoice.com/event/gigawatts-festival-7396183, The Wick
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Park events: http://www.nycgovparks.org/.
Sunday: Laughter in the Park 2015, 2:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m. Laughter in the Park is a free, outdoor comedy series that takes place over the course of five weeks throughout the summer. Every Sunday (except for Saturday, August 1), you can catch up to two hours of standup performed by some of comedy’s most innovative and talked about artists. It’s all for New Yorkers, and it’s all free. This week’s appearances include comedians Jo Firestone, Harrison Greenbaum, Vanessa Hollingshead and Nimesh Patel. NYLaughs, Inc. is a unique non-profit that aims to change the cultural landscape of the Big Apple through humor. From parks to streets and even subways, we provide New Yorkers laughter free of charge with our public live comedy shows. We want to celebrate the comic arts. We also want to make New York a better place by cultivating community, inspiring our audiences, and making the City a happier / healthier place through laughter. Mineral Springs in Central Park, Manhattan. Deepening Meditation Through Enjoyment Learn to deeply enjoy the process of transforming your mind. Each class includes a meditation session and talk. Where: Vajradhara Meditation Center • 444 Atlantic Ave. between Bond and Nevins streets • (917) 403–5227 Web site: http://brooklynmeditation.org When: Sundays, 11:30 until Sunday, Aug. 16 How much: $15. CPR Course Bensonhurst Volunteer Ambulance Service hosts a free CPR course. Where: St. Finbar • 138 Bay 20th St. at Benson Avenue •firstname.lastname@example.org When: 10 am How much: Free. Waterfront Walks: A Guided Tour of Brooklyn Bridge Park. Join this free tour to learn about the history of the Brooklyn waterfront, the park’s sustainable design, and how the park came to life. Where: Brooklyn Bridge Park – Pier 1 Entrance Web site: http://www.brooklynbridgepark.org/events/waterfront-walks When: Sundays, 11 am until Sunday, Oct. 25
How much: Free Wild wineberries: Join Wildman Steve Brill and hunt for edibles and forage for the best flavor-filled berries in the park. Reservations required. Where: Prospect Park Band Shell • Prospect Park West and Ninth Street • Web site: http://www.wildmanstevebrill.com, When: 11:45 am, How much: $20 ($10 children).