Join friends and neighbors, readers and writers, musicians, filmmakers, artists, children and grown-ups for the first-ever RENT PARTY of the Word Up Community Bookstore, Broadway @176th Street. It's December 17th, from 6-9, and Brooklyn Brewery has provided the beer. That alone may be worth the $10 cover., but there is also food and music and other stuff to drink. A train to 175th. 347-688-4456.