A Few Events in Greenpoint and Beyond

October 3, 2007 by
Filed under: Area 51 

Wow, do I have a slew of goodies I have neglected to pass along! Here they are.

Dalaga NYC is currently having their We Love Fall Sale. Per their press release:

When that first Fall crisp hits the air it makes us happy, and we wanna make you happy with a fresh Fall sale. Join us this week October 2nd to 7th and receive 10% off sweaters and jeans.

Just in time for NEW arrivals……

  • Fab fall tights and knee highs
  • Cozy cotton and cashmere blend sweaters
  • Organic cotton men’s shirts and henleys
  • Seriously soft shawls

“Yummy Dalaga cocktails” are also in the offering. Boozehounds and fashion mavens unite…

and head down to Dalaga!

Dalaga NYC
150 Franklin Street
Brooklyn, NY 11222
(877) 287-8395

Tuesday – Thursday 2:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Friday – Sunday 12:00 -9:00 p.m.

Next up, Mo Willems will be at Word Books this Thursday, October 4 from 5:00 -7:00 p.m. Those who are interested in attending should R.S.V.P. by sending an email to:

info (at) wordbooks (dot) com

Word Books
126 Franklin Street Brooklyn, NY 11222
(718) 383-0096

Hours: Tuesday – Saturday: 11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Sunday: 12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Off the beaten (Garden Spot) path, I received the following press release this morning regarding the upcoming launch of Y Personal Fitness in Bedford Stuyvesant. Here is a (very) general rundown:

WHO: The YMCA of Greater New York and national fitness expert Michael J. Spezzano will Launch “Y Personal Fitness,” a 12-week personalized exercise program, at a press conference/open house. The YMCA of Greater New York is a community service organization which promotes positive values through programs that build spirit, mind and body.

WHAT: The Y Personal Fitness program is rolled out at all 19 Greater New York YMCA branches, the largest regional launch.

WHEN: Thursday, October 4 at 10:00 a.m.

WHERE: Bedford-Stuyvesant YMCA Branch: 1121 Bedford Avenue, (at Monroe Street), Brooklyn

For more information, please contact Jessica Fletcher at:

jessica (dot) fletcher (at) lotus-pr (dot) com

Lastly, I will once again admonish my fellow Greenpointers to beeline it to the Polonaise Terrace tomorrow night for the mayor’s visit. Be there and bitch (politely, please), or stay home and quit bitching. You can read Brooklyn11211‘s excellent post about this upcoming event by clicking here.

Back to prepping my construction calamity dossier for tomorrow night, I have a date with the mayor!

Miss Heather


2 Comments on A Few Events in Greenpoint and Beyond

  1. rowan on Wed, 3rd Oct 2007 2:19 pm
  2. Greenpoint YMCA is doing the same thing. I’ll go for local every time.

  3. missheather on Wed, 3rd Oct 2007 2:23 pm
  4. I figured as much, but a PR rep pitching the Bed-Stuy function was the one who contacted me. A little out of my jurisdiction, absolutely. But hey, it’s for a good cause! 😉

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