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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 21–30 out of 65 events
from July 6, 2015 to December 19, 2015
in Talks (x) category

Saturday, July 18, 2015

Jul18

Eliza Day: A Mansion & Its Mistress

at Morris-Jumel Mansion (in Roger Morris Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Famed New Yorker Eliza Jumel, who rose from rags to riches, and her equally illustrious house will mark their anniversaries with a triple-barreled program at the Morris-Jumel Mansion.…
Category: Education, History, Tours, Talks
Free!

Monday, July 20, 2015

Jul20

Bryant Park Reading Room: Reel Talks - Picnic at Hanging Rock

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

12:30 p.m.1:30 p.m.
Lively and entertaining commentary on the film Picnic at Hanging Rock, with resident film expert Scott Adlerberg and author Megan Abbott.
Category: Education, Talks
Free!

Jul20

Summer on the Hudson: Literary Lounge

at Red Shade Plaza (in Riverside Park South), Manhattan

6:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Come hear a reading, a moderated discussion, and join in an open Q&A.
Category: Art, Festivals, Talks, Waterfront, Seniors
Free!

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Jul21

Bryant Park Reading Room: Getting the Word Out

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

12:30 p.m.1:30 p.m.
Aliza Licht, Fashion PR Exec, DKNY PR Girl, discusses her book Leave Your Mark: Land Your Dream Job, Kill It in Your Career, Rock Social Media.
Category: Education, Talks
Free!

Jul21

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

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Jul22

Dunes: Walk and Talk

at Conference House Park Visitor Center (in Conference House Park), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
This family-friendly, educational walk and talk is designed to increase the appreciation and understanding of Conference House Park's waterfront environment.
Category: Education, Nature, Tours, Talks, Waterfront
Free!

Jul22

Bryant Park Reading Room: Romance Authors Hosted by Joyce Lamb

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: Art, Talks
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul22

Living Landmarks Panel Discussion: Scenic Landmarks - Planning, Preservation and Programming

at The 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.
Category: History, Talks
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul22

Bryant Park Reading Room: Martha Hodes & "Mourning Lincoln"

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

7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Martha Hodes will discuss her nonfiction book Mourning Lincoln.
Category: History, Talks
Free!

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Jul23

Bryant Park Reading Room: Writers Workshop - Short Story 1.0

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 these writers workshops guaranteed to improve and perfect your writing.
Category: Education, Talks
Free!

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