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Get up, get out, and do something! Just about any day of the year, you can find something fun, informative, and healthy to enjoy at an area park. Feel free to browse the listings below, or use the search tools to find an event that matches your interests and location.

Viewing 11–20 out of 61 events
from July 1, 2015 to December 19, 2015
in Talks (x) category

Saturday, July 11, 2015

Jul11

Pearls of Wisdom: Brooklyn Then & Now

at Jane Bailey Memorial Garden, Brooklyn

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Three locals share their experience through dynamic storytelling. A discussion will follow.
Category: Talks, Seniors
Free!

Jul11

Literary Geographies: A Celebration of Queens Writers

at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens

4:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Come listen to this public reading of Queens-based writers at Socrates Sculpture Park. Queens is one of the most diverse places in the world with over 150 languages spoken. This…
Category: Art, Talks
Free!

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Monday, July 13, 2015

Jul13

Bryant Park Reading Room: Reel Talks - Westerns in Film

at Reading Room (in Bryant Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

12:30 p.m.1:30 p.m.
Join us for lively and entertaining commentary on Westerns in film with resident film expert Scott Adlerberg and author Dennis Tafoya.
Category: Education, Art, Talks
Free!

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Jul14

Bryant Park Reading Room: Book Club Discussion on The Divine Comedy

at Reading Room (in Bryant Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

12:30 p.m.1:30 p.m.
Join us for a book club discussion on The Divine Comedy by Dante Alighieri, facilitated by Joseph Luzzi, author of In a Darkwood.
Category: Talks
Free!

Jul14

Bryant Park Reading Room: Poetry

at Reading Room (in Bryant Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Featuring the Poets of: Poetry Society of America Rain information: In case of rain, events are held under a tent at the Reading Room. In case of severe weather, please check…
Category: Talks
Free!

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Jul15

Bryant Park Reading Room: Novel Novelists Hosted by Julia Fierro

at Reading Room (in Bryant Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

12:30 p.m.1:30 p.m.
Reading, writing, and literary happenings related to the written word-under the London plane trees-in the open-air Reading Room.
Category: Talks
Free!

Jul15

Bryant Park Reading Room: Louis Masur & "Lincoln's Last Speech"

at Reading Room (in Bryant Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Reading, writing, and literary happenings related to the written word-under the London plane trees-in the open-air Reading Room.
Category: Education, Talks
Free!

Thursday, July 16, 2015

Jul16

Lecture: Change, Continuity, and Civic Ambition: Cultural Landscapes, Design, and Historic Preservation

at Arsenal (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Living Landmarks celebrates the nine individually landmarked New York City public parks in honor of the 50th anniversary of the City's landmarks law. The exhibit showcases their…
Category: Education, Nature, Art, History, Talks
Free!

Jul16

Bryant Park Reading Room: TV Writing

at Reading Room (in Bryant Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Pen your own story, poem, or screenplay, at writers workshops guaranteed to improve and perfect.
Category: Education, Talks
Free!

Jul16

Arts, Culture & Fun Presents Dance Away the Night!

at Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval), Bronx

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Enjoy everything tango: dance classes, demonstrations, and live music!
Category: Accessible, Education, Dance, Festivals, Talks, Seniors
Free!

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