1 “Drink-n-Draw” is at 3rd Ward in Williamsburg. You bring the pen and pencils, they supply the models and beer.
2 Last gasp of summer reading: Try Paul Muldoon’s latest book of poetry,Maggot, or Scarlett Thomas’s Our Tragic Universe.
3 Broadway’s fall season kicks off with previews of the superb Cherry Jones in Mrs. Warren’s Profession.
4 See Robert Rodriguez’s Machete, if only for the oddball cast: Robert De Niro, Jessica Alba, Lindsay Lohan, Steven Seagal, and Don Johnson.
5 Visit New Museum’s mid-career survey of Brazilian conceptualist Rivane Neuenschwander (she’s only 43!).
6 Toast the end of summer with a drink on the roof of the Met and check on the progress of Doug and Mike Starn’s evolving bamboo nest.