Go Green! Greenpoint Festival is Tomorrow

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Town Square’s Go Green! Greepoint Festival is tomorrow! There will be so much to do and see (mostly in McCarren Park) from noon to 5pm. Get outside, meet your neighbors and see what living in Greenpoint is all about. GWAPP will have a table, so come say hello and learn more about our mission!

Here’s a tentative line-up for the day:

Main Stage
12:15 PM Opening Remarks
12:30 PM Mappa Mundi, Chamber pop with shades of Americana, Folk & Indie rock
1:30 PM Greenpoint Y’s Karate Demo
2:00 PM WMAAC Children’s Performances
2:30 PM Ian Lee Lamb
3:00 PM Mary-Elaine Jenkins
3:30 PM David Kronenberg
4:00 PM Sister Monk

Fitness Classes
11:45 AM Breakin Boundaries, Zumba class
12:45 AM Breakin Boundaries, Buti class
1:00 PM Human@Ease, Body assessments & massages (until 4 PM)
2:00 PM Human@Ease, Boot camp cardio class
3:00 PM Hosh Yoga, Yoga class

Fun Activities*
61 Franklin Street Garden, Wildflower seed bombs**
Boy Scout Kyle Paneto’s Eagle Project, Bike Safety**
Brooklyn Public Library, Greenpoint Branch, Storytelling
Kings Bay Y, Music shakers with used water bottles & beans
NYC Chess, 50/50 $Face-Off chess tournament & pro-lessons
NYC Compost Project, Composting table with worm bin**
Trendy Art Face Painting, Face Painting
United Soccer Academy, Soccer clinics
Uproar Art, Recycled arts/crafts

* On the central lawn unless otherwise noted.
** Not on the central lawn.



The Greenpoint Waterfront Association for Parks & Planning, Inc. ("GWAPP") is a not-for-profit group, 501(c)(3), comprised of individuals, community organizations, religious institutions, and concerned citizens from the Greenpoint-Williamsburg communities dedicated to the development of parks and public access on the Greenpoint waterfront.