Need a break but can't get away? Crux Bar is hosting a Tommy Bahama party, so enjoy Bahama Mamas from 11-1, free giveaways and all-night drink specials. Crux Bar, 69-38 Grand Ave, Maspeth.
Saturday, Nov. 14 at 4pm
Author Joseph O'Neill discusses "Netherland," his novel about the unlikely friendship between an ex-pat European and a wily trinidadian entrepreneur founded upon their love of cricket in post-9/11 New York. The New York Times Book Review called the novel, "the wittiest, angriest, most exacting and most desolate work of fiction we’ve yet had about life in New York and London after the World Trade Center fell." FREE. Central Library, Grand Army Plaza, Brooklyn. 718.230.2100.
Saturday, Nov. 14 at 10:30pm
Part cabaret, part burlesque and part variety, Floating Kabarette makes for a thrilling Saturday night. Enjoy sexy song & dance acts, music by armsofgandhi and free haircuts all night long. FREE. Galapagos Art Space, 16 Main St, Brooklyn.
Sunday, Nov. 15 at 3pm
The Queens International Film Festival starts this weekend! As you prepare to screen the hundreds of brilliant movies featured this weekend, be sure to pop by this FREE panel discussion with women in film about the status of women in the film industry today, moderated by Richard Vetere, author of "The Third Miracle." Visit www.queensfilmfestival.com more information on all the films that will be screened. Frank Sinatra School of the Arts, 35-12 35th Ave, Astoria.