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Protest of Israeli Ballet Performance
Advocates for Palestinian rights are holding a protest of a performance at Brooklyn College by the Israel Ballet denouncing Israel's apartheid policies through a boycott of "cultural and academic institutions that do not openly denounce Israeli crimes against Palestinians."
When: Sunday, February, 21
Where: Brooklyn College
Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts at Brooklyn College
2900 Campus Road
Brooklyn, NY 11210
The author of The Vagina Monologues talks about her latest book, I Am an Emotional Creature: The Secret Life of Girls Around the World, a series of original monologues that aims to inspire girls to take agency over their minds, bodies, hearts and curiosity.
Ask Andrew W.K. Anything
Who is the real Andrew W.K.? After years of mystery and speculation, the man himself hosts a night of questions and promises to "answer everything."
A Chili Cook-Off
Two Ft. Greene restaurants go head-to-head in a Chili con Carne contest, offering patrons a chance to judge their work with a beer and a shot of bourbon.
What: Food Event
When: Monday, February, 22
Where:The General Greene
229 Dekalb Ave.
Ft. Greene, NY 718-222-1510
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