Culture on the Cheap
From The New York Shitty Inbox: Sprung
This item comes courtesy of a fellow Greenpointer named Victoria. She writes:
My name is Victoria,
I wanted to give you info on the event that an organization my local Brooklyn friends and I have started. Obviously living in Greenpoint I read your blog, its mine and my co-workers daily local news.
We love any highlight on the event and to invite YOU. Here is a little video we did during the last event : http://vimeo.com/21368247
…below is our press release…
Spring has Sprung! Please join us on MARCH 26th at THE TEXAS FIREHOUSE. This ONE NIGHT ONLY CHARITY EVENT will feature local and global artists and musicians. THE PROJECT COLLECTIVE is a start up Brooklyn based organization that is striving to build stronger communities through arts & music. Art/Office supplies and monetary donations will be collected for HOUR CHILDREN. This LIC based community organization provides supportive services to families and women involved in the criminal justice system. Thank you for your support and we hope to see you there!
Sprung: An Art & Music Happening
Saturday, March 26 2011 starting at 7:00 p.m.
Price of Admission: $5.00 or 5 art and/or office supplies
The Texas Firehouse
36-29 Vernon Boulevard
Long Island City, New York 11101
Thanks for the kind words and heads-up, Victoria. Check it out!