Things To Do This Weekend In Sunset Park: Girl’s Soccer, Drug Crisis Seminar, Meet The Painter

Below you’ll find information on events through the week in and around Sunset Park. Submit your event listing to our BROOKLYN-WIDE CALENDAR.

Image via Park Slope Stoop.
Image via Park Slope Stoop.

FRIDAY, APRIL 29

Mexican Folk Dance Workshop with Calpulli
Where: 
Sunset Park Library at 5108 Fourth Avenue
When: 4pm
What: Outfitted in traditional costumes, the talented dancers will perform selections from different regions of Mexico-Jalisco, set to the world famous music of the Mariachi.

Free Seminar on the Drug Crisis in Our Communities
Where:
 Second EF Church at 5201 Eighth Avenue
When: 7pm
What: Listen to the personal testimony of Simon Lau, Director of Operation Dawn, a Christian substance abuse treatment centera. Includes a Q&A session and will be translated into Chinese and English.

Image via GaborFromHungary.
Image via GaborFromHungary.

SATURDAY, APRIL 30

Girls Soccer
When: 8-10am
Where: Sunset Park Recreation Center at 7th Avenue and 43rd Street
What: Girls soccer!

Basic Of Design & Learn To Draw
When: 10-11:30am & 12-1pm
Where: Sunset Park Recreation Center at 7th Avenue and 43rd Street
What: Learn to use basic materials and techniques, line value, color, shape and texture in a two-dimensional composition. For all ages and skill level.

Little Scientists: Science Kits
When: 11am
Where: Sunset Park Library at 5108 Fourth Avenue
What: STEM activity for toddlers and preschool.

Health Care Office Hours
When: 10am-6pm
Where: Academy of Medical and Public Health Services at 5306 Third Avenue, 2nd Floor
What: Stop by our open office hours, every Saturday from 10am to 6pm, where you can interact one-on-one with our staff members, learn more about what we do, sign up for training classes, get a free health screening, ask your medical or public health question, learn about healthcare resources in your community, and much, much more!

Homework Help
When: 3:30pm
Where: Sunset Park Library at 5108 Fourth Avenue
What: A trained volunteer helps children and teenagers to complete their homework.

Image via BHQFU.
Image via BHQFU.

MONDAY, MAY 2
(MORNING & AFTERNOON)

Affordable Care Act In-Person Navigator Assistance
When: 11am
Where: Sunset Park Library at 5108 Fourth Avenue
What: Obtain information about qualified health insurance plans, check requirements for subsidies and government insurance programs, and get enrollment assistance from trained and certified navigators. All sessions are by appointment only.

One Thousand Paintings
When: 3pm
Where: BHQFU at 33 34th Street, 6th Floor
What: BHQFU welcomes artist Jennifer Packer. Join us at 3pm in Brooklyn to learn about the works that have informed her relationship to painting. As always, free and open to the public!
How Much: FREE, but RSVP here: http://goo.gl/forms/bfPm88o8sU

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