The Weekend Guide

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Make a date with a fun guy (ha).

Grow Your Own Mushrooms
Urban beekeeper and chicken farmer Megan Paska provides the growing bag, shroom food (rice germ, sawdust), and instructions for indoor cultivation.
Why: The button, straw, and oyster varieties are deliciously legal.
When: Sign up now. Class, Jan. 23, 10 a.m.
Where: Rose Red & Lavender, 653 Metropolitan Ave., b/t Manhattan Ave. & Leonard St., Williamsburg (718-486-3569). Tickets ($35) online at eventbrite.com.

Charlie and Sam’s New Year Sale
Up to 70 percent off lines like Pour La Victoire, Twinkle by Wenlan, and Alexandra Grecco.
Why: We call dibs on Rachel Antonoff’s Inspector Gadget party skirt (was $285, now $200), leather pants by Maggie Ward (were $395, now $277), and Dusen Dusen’s acid-wash backpack (was $105, now $73).
When: Thru Feb. 15. Mon.-Sat., noon-7 p.m.; Sun., noon-6 p.m.
Where: 135 Grand St., b/t Berry St. & Bedford Ave., Williamsburg (718-387-0083).

Tell Them Anything You Want
Take an in-depth look at highly influential/controversial children’s book illustrator and author Maurice Sendak during this week’s Liberty Hall Screening.
Why: Stick around for a Q&A with film legend Spike Jonze and his co-director Lance Bangs.
When: Sun., 7 p.m.
Where: Ace Hotel, 20 W. 29th St., b/t Fifth Ave. & Broadway, basement lvl. (212-679-2222). Admission is free.

Revision Gallery and Lounge Opens

What: From the team behind The Back Room, a kooky den furnished will all manner of recycled art (coffin sofas, bike chain chandelier) that guarantees you’ll never want for cocktail conversation filler.
Why: Quirky cocktails ($10-$12) like the Silk Thai (vodka, tawny port, lemon, egg whites, Thai basil) from all-star mixologist Ali Dedianko.
When: Sun.-Wed., 7:30 p.m.-2 a.m.; Thurs., 7:30 p.m.-3 a.m.; Fri. & Sat., 7:30 p.m.-4 a.m.
Where: 219 Ave. B, b/t 13th & 14th Sts. (646-490-7271).

Spiced Chai Pedicure
Slip off those boots for a too-infrequent, midwinter foot bath, sugar scrub, and polish ($45).
Why: Cradle a complimentary hot bev of the same name while browsing on your iPad.
When: Mon.-Fri., 11 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sat. & Sun., 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Where: Haven Spa, 150 Mercer St., b/t Houston & Prince Sts. (212-343-3515).

Cycle Bar
Spin away more than 600 calories in intense-but-fun 45-, 60-, and 90-minute classes with the friendliest peloton in town.
Why: Don’t hide from your resolutions — ride from them.
When: Schedule online at cycle-bar.com.
Where: 274 Fifth Ave., at Garfield Pl., Park Slope (718-499-7433).

Photo: jystyn / Flickr

219 Ave B
bt 13th & 14th Sts
New York, NY 10009
274 5th Ave
bt Garfield Pl & 1st St
Brooklyn, NY 11215
20 W 29th St
bt 5th Ave & Broadway
New York, NY 10001
Rose Red & Lavender
653 Metropolitan Ave
bt Manhattan Ave & Leonard St
Brooklyn, NY 11211
150 Mercer St
bt Prince & Houston Sts
New York, NY 10012