Thursday, May 08, 2014

Today, Owners Of 'Farmacy' Celebrating Launch Of Their New Book With Free Egg Creams And Music

This is a perfect event for a rainy day.  Today, Gia Giasullo and Peter Freeman of Farmacy at 513 Henry Street are celebrating the launch of their just-published book "The Soda Fountain" with free egg creams for everyone. Later in the evening, between 7 and 9 pm, enjoy free the 20s/Jazz Age music played on an antique crank Victrola from Michael Cumella.
Very cool. Don't miss it.

Come celebrate the launch of the Pete and Gia's hot-off-the-presses sweet book. They are the owners of Brooklyn Farmacy and Soda Fountain and a couple of real jerks!

The Soda Fountain
Floats, Sundaes, Egg Creams & More
Flavors and Traditions of an American Original
Celebrating the history and flavors of the classic American soda fountain with over 100 of Farmacy's original recipes, mouthwatering photograph and vintage illustrations.

All Day: FREE Egg Creams!!!
Ice Cream Tasting from Adirondack Creamery, Meet The Founder Paul Nasrani
7:00 - 9:00pm FREE Music from the 20s/Jazz Age on an antique crank
Victrola from Michael Cumella from 7:00-9:00pm.

Pete and Gia will be at the counter all day to sign books. Stop in to slurp an egg cream, spin a stool, and join in the fun celebration with friends and neighbors!

Support our small independent businesses, local new authors, and your favorite soda fountain.

1 comment:

Teri said...

If you haven't experienced the NYC tradition of a classic egg cream, TODAY IS THE DAY!

Brooklyn = chocolate
Manhattan = vanilla

Both delicious.

It's history in a glass ~ stirred, not shaken. ;)