Observing at Pioneer Works, Brooklyn

Join us every Second Sunday of the month for stargazing during ongoing science events and discussions at Pioneer Works in Red Hook, Brooklyn.
Observing takes place in the garden space, adjacent to the building located at 159 Pioneer Street. 4-10pm.

Second Sundays is a free event series presented on the second Sunday of every month. The program features open studios with current artists in residence, live music, exhibitions and participatory programs exploring art, science, technology and education.

Pioneer Works is a non-profit foundation that fosters multidisciplinary creativity in the arts and sciences. This cultural center is dedicated to experimentation, education and production across disciplines. Through a broad range of educational programs, performances, residencies and exhibitions, Pioneer Works transcends disciplinary boundaries to foster a community where alternative modes of thought are activated and supported.


2017 Dates:

Jun 11
July 9
Aug 13
Sept 10
Oct 8
Nov 12
Dec 10


By Public Transportation
A C to Jay St.-MetroTech, then B61 to Red Hook (King street bus stop)
F G to Carroll St, then a 15 min walk through Carroll gardens
F G to Smith-9th St., then B61 to Red Hook (King street bus stop) or walk
R 2 3 4 5 to Borough Hall, then B61 to Red Hook

By Bicycle
Accessible via Brooklyn Greenway from York Street in DUMBO to Van Brunt St.

By Car
Brooklyn-Queens Expressway to Atlantic Ave. exit. Make a left onto Columbia St. Then left onto Van Brunt, until you cross Pioneer street.

By Water Taxi
For schedule, visit nywatertaxi.com

Weather Prospects

Cancellations due to weather will be posted on the AAA Google Calendar and the AAA Facebook page. You can expect it to be canceled if the clouds are thick or if it’s raining. Let’s hope for clear skies!