Book Launch: Mr. Smith Goes to Prison
Theresa Lang Community and Study Center, 55 West 13th St.
6:30-8:30 p.m. Free.
Jeff Smith launches his new book, “Mr. Smith Goes to Prison,” about his experiences with the American penal system.
Built By MeanRed & GBH | Darude
Cielo Club, 18 Little West 12th St.
10 p.m. $15-25.
A bombastic electronica party, featuring Darude, the artist behind the iconic dance hit “Sandstorm.” This event is 21 and over.
Publishing Panel with Susan Shapiro
The New School University Center, 63 Fifth Ave.
6:30-7:30 p.m. Free.
A panel discussion starring Susan Shapiro, author of the critically acclaimed memoir “The Girl in the Woods.”
Mipso (CD Release)
Mercury Lounge, 217 East Houston St.
6:30 p.m. $12.
Bluegrass act Mipso holds a concert to commemorate the release of their latest album, Old Time Reverie. This event is 21 and over.
Free Movie: Aloha
Chatham Square Library, 33 East Broadway
11:30 a.m. - 2 p.m. Free.
Bradley Cooper stars as a former military contractor who gets rehired to oversee the launch of a new weapons satellite.
Cyberscripting Theater Workshop
Hamilton Fish Park Library, 415 East Houston St.
10:15 a.m. Free.
An examination of the presentation of dramatic literature, in accordance with the themes of technology and math. All skill levels welcome.
Le Poisson Rouge, 158 Bleecker St.
9 p.m. $10 in advance, $15 at the door.
Braindance is a truly unique musical act, combining elements of goth, electronica, progressive metal, house, classical and several other genres. This event is 21 and over.
BYOT: Improv/Sketch Team Jam
UCB East Village, 153 East 3rd St.
10 p.m. Free.
A jam session for practicing improv teams all over New York. BYOT- Bring Your Own Team!
T.A.G. (Teen Advisory Group)
Seward Park Library, 192 East Broadway
4 p.m. Free.
A discussion group for teens who want to see their local libraries change and evolve.
Movie Matinee: Home Sweet Hell
11 a.m. Free.
A successful businessman’s life goes into a tailspin when his wife finds out about his affair with a salesgirl.
Otakus welcome! Enjoy some authentic Japanese food and watch all of your favorite anime.
Crooks on Tape
9:30 p.m. $10 in advance, $12 at the door.
A musical act that uses perpetual improvisation to create a truly unique listening experience. This event is 21 and over.
Chris Mendoza Gallery Opening
6:30 p.m. Free.
Enjoy the artistic stylings of Chris Mendoza, a Nicaragua-born abstract artist who works across several different media. This event is 21 and over.
10:15 p.m. $5.
What do skating and improv have in common? Find out at this skating/improv hybrid show.