It’s Thursday. Do you know what you're doing this weekend?
Carroll Gardens Patch has the best bets for your free time. Check our picks for the activities to hit and bars/restaurants/shops to explore.
Where/ When: Babeland; Thursday, 7 p.m.
Why Go: Sure, tonight isn't exactly the weekend, but if you go to Babeland on Bergen Street just past 5th Avenue you'll learn some grant techniques to make your Valentine's Day a touch more romantic!
Where/ When: ; Saturday, 10 p.m.
Why Go: Every Saturday night, the Brooklyn Lyceum hosts Gentrify Brooklyn Comedy, an evening showcasing some of the city’s most talented improvisers, stand-ups, and sketch comedians. This week features Jared Logan, Pangea 3000, Scordelis & Schell and Broad City.
Where/ When: The Commons, 388 Atlantic Ave.; Friday, 7 p.m.
Why Go: Billions of our dollars are given to Agribusiness, the largest corporations who dominate our food supply. Very little, if any, are given to the farmers we see at the Green Markets all around NYC. Mark Dunlea, Executive Director of Hunger Action Network NYS will discuss the ways residents can get Congress to change the bill.
Where/ When: 145 Columbia St. (Greenway Offices); Saturday, 10 a.m.
Why Go: Help members of the in their monthly clean-up along the Columbia Street segment of the Greenway. Remember, this area , all the more reason to get involved now!
Where/ When: , 315 Columbia St.; Sunday, 9 p.m.
Why Go: The Jalopy is one of the best places to see music in Brooklyn, with its down-home vibe and ramshackle appearance not to mention the guitars, fiddles and other stringed instruments lining the walls. Head there for a foot stomping night of roots music.