Pussy Plate painting gathering hosted by @metgodshesblack [https://www.instagram.com/metgodshesblack] at New Women Space. Courtesy of @NewWomenSpace.WILLIAMSBURG — A community-based organization for women, femme, and queer folx has transformed from a pop-up into a permanent home for events and workshops in North Brooklyn. New Women Space [https://www.
People dancing at Yalla! Party. Fabian Gomez/Yalla!Middle Eastern and North African (MENA)-focused parties in Brooklyn are creating a wave in the local nightlife. [/the-category-is-bushwick-realness-locals-bring-back-accessibility-to-queer-ballrooms/] DJs and party-goers alike are now making their own spaces to celebrate their roots, and bring together communities where they feel safe to
Image via Flame Con [https://www.facebook.com/flamecon?fref=ts]Exciting news! Kensington’s own Jennifer Camper [http://www.jennifercamper.com/home/], a cartoonist and graphic artist, will be one of the artists featured at Flame Con, the city’s first queer comic convention [http://www.flamecon.org/] at
Photo via Scott Sharrard [http://scottsharrard.com/?page_id=18#!]Happy Thursday, neighbors! This weekend, you can check out all the shopping and food deals in the Church Avenue Sidewalk Sales & Dining Days [/blog/food/welcome-spring-with-sidewalk-sales-food-an-easter-egg-hunt-on-church-avenue-this-weekend] , check out the Gregg Allman Band’s guitarist, Scott Sharrard, at Bar Chord [http:
Many congratulations to neighbor Sarah Jenny, who runs the South Brooklyn Queers meetup [/blog/tag/south-brooklyn-queers] (and is a devotee of the Cortelyou greenmarket [/blog/food/baking-with-the-greenmarket-sarah-jennys-strawberry-rhubarb-pie]), for her Hey Queen! [http://www.heyqueen.org/] multi-gender queer dance party being named as a Time Out New York Critic’s Pick