Re: [polyamory-341] New Meetup: Brooklyn Museum First Saturdays Free

From: user 6.
Sent on: Thursday, July 30, 2009 2:21 PM
Hi Silwia! I have to work on Saturday :-( Have fun!

-Mike



--- On Wed, 7/29/09, Sylwia <[address removed]> wrote:

> From: Sylwia <[address removed]>
> Subject: [polyamory-341] New Meetup: Brooklyn Museum First Saturdays Free
> To: [address removed]
> Date: Wednesday, July 29, 2009, 2:43 PM
> Announcing a new Meetup for The New
> York Polyamory Meetup Group!
> 
> What: Brooklyn
> Museum First Saturdays Free
> 
> When: August 1, 2009
> 2:30 PM
> 
> Where:
> Brooklyn Museum
> 200
> Eastern Parkway 
> Brooklyn, NY 11238
> (718)
>[masked]
> 
> One of our members commented that we
> could have more cultural events going on.
> 
> I
> wanted to go to the Brooklyn Museum First Saturdays free. If
> anyone would like to come out, I'll be there. 
> 
> The train schedule may be a little off, so I'll try to
> look up any transportation changes before Saturday.
> 
> 
> Here's the link to the website:
> http://www.brookl...­
> 
> Here is a copy and past of this Saturday's
> events:
> 
> August 1,
> 2009
> 
> Celebrating the Caribbean: "Its
> Bacchanal Time Again!"
> Performance
> 
> 3���7 p.m.
> The West Indian���American Day
> Carnival Association kicks things off with steel pan music,
> stilt walkers, Carnival costumes, and more.
> Spoken Word
> Open Mic
> 
> 5���6:30 p.m.
> The enchanting
> Aracelis Girmay hosts a poetry open mic with featured
> artists from Urban Word NYC, Cheryl Boyce Taylor and Alexis
> Marie. Rain Plan: Rubin Pavilion, 1st Floor.
> Performance
> 
> 5:30���6:30 p.m.
> The
> Brooklyn-based troupe Conjunto Nuevo Milenio showcases the
> Afro-Latino roots of Panamanian carnival with music and
> dance. Free tickets (340) are available at the Visitor
> Center at 5 p.m.
> Hands-On Art
> 
> 6:30���8:30
> p.m.
> Create a Carnival costume headdress inspired by
> objects in the Museum���s permanent collection. Free timed
> tickets (380) are available at the Visitor Center at 5:30
> p.m.
> Film
> 
> 7���8:30 p.m.
> Calypso Dreams
> (G. Dunn & M. Horne, 2004, 90 min., NR). In this
> intimate look at calypso music, some of its greats reveal
> why it is among the prized possessions of Caribbean people.
> Free tickets (340) are available at the Visitor Center at 6
> p.m.
> Music
> 
> 7���9 p.m.
> Meta and the
> Cornerstones' reggae takes us from Jamaica to Senegal
> and right back to Brooklyn. Rain Plan: Rubin Pavilion, 1st
> Floor.
> Gallery Talk
> 
> 8 p.m.
> Professor
> Veronica Gregg gives a talk in Yinka Shonibare MBE
> highlighting the parallels, related to identity and power,
> between Shonibare���s work and Caribbean literature. Free
> tickets (30) are available at the Visitor Center at 6
> p.m.
> Dance Party
> 
> 9���11 p.m.
> Jephte
> Guilliame and Sokalypso���s house DJs host a soca versus
> zouk party.
> Target First Saturdays Book Club
> 
> 9 p.m.
> Professor Ferentz Lafargue leads a
> conversation about Edwidge Danticat���s latest novel,
> Brother I���m Dying.
> 
> Sponsored by
> Target
> 
> Learn more here:
> http://www.meetup...­
> 
> 
> 
> 
> 
> 
> 
> 
> --
> 
> Please Note: If you hit "REPLY",
> your message will be sent to everyone on
> this mailing list ([address removed])
> 
> This message was sent by Sylwia ([address removed]) from
> The
> New York Polyamory Meetup Group.
> 
> To learn more about Sylwia, visit his/her member
> profile
> 
> To unsubscribe or to update your mailing list settings, click here
> 
> 
> 
> 	Meetup Support: [address removed]
> 
> 	632 Broadway, New York, NY 10012 USA
> 
> 
>  
> 



People in this
Meetup are also in:

Sign up

Meetup members, Log in

By clicking "Sign up" or "Sign up using Facebook", you confirm that you accept our Terms of Service & Privacy Policy