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Saturday, May 14, 2016

May 14

FLUX Public Art Projects: Flux Art Fair Performances

at Madison Avenue and East 122nd Street (in Marcus Garvey Park), Manhattan

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
FLUX Public Art Projects, a FLUX Art Fair initiative, features over 40 public art installations for its second annual show.
Category: Accessible, Dance, Art, Festivals
Free!

May 14

Arts, Culture & Fun: Taikoza Concert in the Park

at Faber Park Field House (in Faber Pool and Park), Staten Island

1:30 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Taikoza has created a new sound using the thunderous rhythms of the ancestral Taiko drums and the magical sounds of the bamboo flutes.
Category: Accessible, Concerts, Dance, Art, Festivals, Seniors
Free!

May 14

Arts, Culture & Fun: Wildlife of New York

at Avenue U and East 33rd Street (in Marine Park), Brooklyn

1:30 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join Illustrator Giada Crispiels for a unique coloring project celebrating her new book Wildlife of New York, which captures the diverse beauty of the animals that call this city home.
Category: Accessible, Education, Art, Talks, Seniors
Free!

May 14

Goalball

at Chelsea Recreation Center, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

1:45 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Goalball is a Paralympic sport for athletes with visual impairments.It is played by two teams of three who are blindfolded using a ball with bells inside.
Category: Accessible, Sports

May 14

Meet the Artist: Tai Hwa Goh

at Glyndor Gallery (in Wave Hill), Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Tai Hwa Goh discusses her installation, created with delicately layered, printed and cut paper.
Category: Art, Tours
Free!

May 14

Fleece Fun

at Lefferts Historic House (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come to Lefferts Historic House and see how wool was used on a Flatbush farm.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, History, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 14

Paper Arts & Crafts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Participants of all ages will have fun creating paper arts & crafts items to take home. Projects may include origami, decoupage, kirigami, collage, paper cutting, and more.
Category: Arts & Crafts
Free!

May 14

Central Park Tour: Hallett Nature Sanctuary and the Pond

at Sixth Avenue and Central Park South (in Central Park), Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:15 p.m.
Enjoy this walk through the park's smallest woodland area, open to visitors only on guided tours and limited open hours.
Category: Nature, Tours

May 14

19th Century Field Day

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

2:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Enjoy the grounds as you play period-appropriate games as Mary Morris and Eliza Jumel would have done. 19th-century attire is welcomed!
Category: Games, History, Outdoor Fitness

May 14

Le Petit Art

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Create miniature works of art (4"x6") or less using multiple mediums like acrylic paint, water color, pastel, pencil, ink, and surfaces like wood, canvas, paper, metal, and glass.
Category: Art
Free!

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