Monthly Archives: May 2011

NoBro Trivia Night! Earn your street cred & Help NAG raise funds!

Have you been dying to prove that you know everything there is to know about North Brooklyn? Or are you at least curious to pick up some impressive trivia tidbits? If so, the PERFECT opportunity is approaching! We at NAG are proud to announce our summer fundraiser, a North Brooklyn Trivia Contest, sponsored by our dear friends at the Woods Bar (S4th Between Kent and Wythe.) The contest will be on Tuesday, June 21st from 7 to 10 pm. During this time, the Woods is kindly donating drink proceeds to […]

NAG Loft Tenants Monthly Mixer & Meeting

Attention loft tenants! In June 2010 an extension to the 1980’s loft law was passed. Does your building qualify for coverage? Do you now have tenant rights in your unit? Time to find out… Join us at our monthly NAG LOFT TENANTS MIXER & MEETING Wed May 25, 2011 & the last Wednesday of every month at the Greenpoint Reformed Church. 136 Milton St. btwn Manhattan & Franklin. Off the Greenpoint G stop. 730-8pm: Meet n’ Greet for 1st-timers 8-830pm: Presentation of monthly Loft Law topic. 830-9pm: Breakout groups, questions, […]

Volunteer at Williamsburg Walks 2011

Williamsburg Walks is one of our favorite events of the year and really showcases our amazing community; Bedford Ave is filled with local artists, musicians, and community groups sharing their work with neighborhoodies and tourists alike. Behind the scenes, this event is pulled off with some serious volunteer muscle. Join in on the fun! Volunteer to make Williamsburg Walks 2011 happen! Sat June 11th Set-up Shift [ 12-2pm] Block Captains [Noon-5pm] & [4pm-9pm] Event Volunteers [Noon-5pm] & [4pm-9pm] Clean-up Shift [8-930pm] Sat June 18th Set-up Shift [ 12-2pm] Block Captains […]

Program Community Space at Williamsburg Walks 2011

It’s official. (despite the spring rains!) Summer is right around the corner… In less than one month, one of NAG’s favorite ways to celebrate the season of sunny days, sundresses & tank tops, hot dawgs & bbqs, and a vibrant local community is through our neighborhood’s version of the DOT World Class Streets Initiative, Williamsburg Walks. What exactly is Williamsburg Walks? On a grand scale, it is part of the DOT’s Weekend Walks program. On a local level, it is when Bedford Avenue is closed to traffic for a section […]