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The New York City Poetry Festival showcases all of the different formats, aesthetics, and personalities of New York City reading series, small presses, and collectives, in one place at one time.
This walking tour will explore the blocks surrounding Washington Square and feature Francis Morrone's encyclopedic knowledge--with a flair for the wicked anecdote--on the singers, artists, writers and architecture that gives Greenwich Village its artistic caché. Subjects include Edward Hopper, Willa Cather, Dawn Powell, Marcel Duchamp, and Bob Dylan. We’ll also talk about MacDougal Alley and the creation of the Whitney Museum of American Art, the Provincetown Playhouse, the history of Village coffee houses, and the Bleecker Street Cinema. Price: $25. Confirm meet-up address upon ticket purchase.
Join Circle of Women for our summer cocktail party at 230 5th Rooftop. We’re raising funds for two of our newest projects in support of girls' education in India and Kenya. The event will start with a 1 hour open bar from 8:00pm to 9:00pm. Looking forward to getting all of our New York volunteers and friends together for an evening of fun and all things Circle. Circle of Women mobilizes students to increase access to education for girls without it. There is a local opportunity to have a global impact.
Two Bridges Neighborhood Council invites you to join us on a FREE tour of the diverse, local markets in the Two Bridges / Chinatown neighborhoods. Meet the people behind the area's family-owned businesses and supermarkets, while gaining insight into selecting the best fresh and affordable products for your family. All are welcome! The Two Bridges neighborhood on Manhattan's Lower East Side is among the most diverse neighborhoods in New York. From Chinese bakeries to Latino groceries; halal and kosher meat stores to produce stands featuring dozens of types fruits and vegetables; corner bodegas to full-service grocers, we see strength and resilience in this diversity. We also believe that food can serve as a cultural bridge between diverse members of the Two Bridges community. Register by Friday, Aug 1st Participants will receive a free NeighborFood tote bag!
A LANDMARK EVENT TO END ALZHEIMER’S: Ride The Forest Park Carousel & Raise Money To Fight Alzheimer’sPresented by Alzheimer's Association, New York City Chapter
The Forest Park Carousel – one of New York City’s Landmarks – is joining the battle against Alzheimer’s!
A Day of Family-Friendly Events Include American and British Troop Re-Enactors, Revolutionary War-Era Music, A Trolley Tour, A Parade of Flags, Demonstrations of Artillery, Onsite 18th-Century Cooking and More
Each year on the third weekend of September, The German- American Steuben Parade is held on Manhattan’s 5th Avenue. The aim and purpose of the Parade is to provide Americans, including the nation’s statesmen, with a visual of the great role played by Germanic immigrants in the development of the United States. The Parade instills in all Americans with roots from German speaking countries a deep-rooted sense of pride and accomplishment.
JOIN THOUSANDS OF BROOKLYNITES ON THE CONEY ISLAND BOARDWALK AS THEY TAKE GIANT STEPS TO END ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE “WALK TO END ALZHEIMER’S” WILL RAISE FUNDS TO SUPPORT THE WORK OF THE ALZHEIMER’S ASSOCIATION, NEW YORK CITY CHAPTERPresented by Alzheimer’s Association, New York City Chapter
The Alzheimer’s Association, New York City Chapter is now recruiting walkers, supporters and volunteers for its sixth annual Brooklyn fundraiser, Walk To End Alzheimer’s. This year’s two-mile walk will take place on the Coney Island Boardwalk (15th Street & Boardwalk) on the morning of Sunday, September 21, 2014. The Walk is expected to raise $150,000. Walk To End Alzheimer’s raises money for vital programs and services offered at no charge by the Alzheimer's Association, New York City Chapter, advancing important research into better treatments and a possible cure, and helping to increase public awareness about the disease and its impact on our community. Families, children as well as dogs are welcomed to walk. Purple bandanas, frisbees and other pre-friendly items with the Walk logo will be available for suggested donation. There will also be a color-coded promise flower given out to all walkers to serve as a visual testimony to how everyone is connected to the disease.
The Art Students League of New York will honor internationally renowned artists Ai Weiwei and Greg Wyatt at its 2014 Hall of Fame Gala at the Metropolitan Club (1 East 60th Street, NY, NY) on October 9th. Since its founding in 1875, League artists from Frederick Remington and Norman Rockwell, to Georgia O’Keeffe, Jackson Pollack, Louise Bourgeois, and Cy Twombly, have shaped the course of art around the world. Ai and Wyatt, contemporary League artists, continue that tradition today.