LaunchPad, a new creative space located at 721 Franklin Avenue, is dedicated to hosting free events focused on the arts, community programming, technology, and more. The following are some of their fun upcoming events, which are also on their Facebook page. And while you’re on Facebook, don’t forget to become a fan of the Mediation Center!

Thursday, 5/13 at 8pm, 721: Art Talks (featuring Michael Dalton)
The first of a new series of forums where photographers can showcase their work in front of their peers, neighbors, and the photography community at large.

Saturday, 5/15 at 2pm, Potluck BBQ and Crawfish Boil
LaunchPad is teaming up with Brooklyn Brainery to celebrate spring and their upcoming semester with a Crawish Boil and Barbecue.

Friday, 5/21 at 9:30am, Coworking Day & BBQ
Free wifi, interesting people, fun projects all around. Work inside or outside. After work BBQ starts at 5:30pm.

Friday, 5/28 at 8pm, Dymaxion Quartet
A jazz performance of nine original compositions inspired by Asca S. R. Aull’s “Heaven on Earth” photography series.