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Saturday, November 8, 2014

Nov 8

Arts, Culture & Fun presents Pericles, by The Public Theater's Mobile Shakespeare Unit

at Pelham Fritz Recreation Center, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

1:30 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Watch The Public Theater put on a very special performance of Shakespeare's Pericles inside the Recreation Center!
Category: Accessible, Art, Festivals, Theater, Seniors
Free!

Nov 8

CANCELLED: 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 will have fun creating paper arts and crafts. Projects may also include origami, kirigami, decoupage, and collage.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Nov 8

Central Park Tour: The Art of the Park

at Outside the Dairy Gift Shop (in Central Park), Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Walk from the Dairy to Belvedere Castle and see how the Park's interwoven landscapes began as a series of images envisioned by Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux.
Category: History, Tours

Nov 8

Wave Hill Gallery Tour

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

2:00 p.m.
Join a curatorial fellow for a tour of current exhibitions. In the main gallery, Recapturing the Scenic Wilds is inspired by Theodore Roosevelt, a former resident of Wave Hill who had…
Category: Art, Tours
Free!

Nov 8

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead, Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…
Category: Art, History

Nov 8

Citizenship Classes for Adults

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

3:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
In this class, students will review sample citizenship questions as well as practice English comprehension, pronunciation, and listening skills.
Category: Education
Free!

Nov 8

Poe in the Bronx

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

3:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join a keynote lecture by Bronx historian, Dr. GAry Hermalyn, who will speak about Edgar Allan Poe's years spent in what is now the bustling Fordham district.
Category: Education, History, Talks
Free!

Nov 8

Arts, Culture & Fun: The Harvest Moon Ball Swing Dance

at Hansborough Pool & Recreation Center (in Hansborough Recreation Center), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

5:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Celebrate Harlem's most famous dance, the Lindy Hop!
Category: Dance, Seniors
Free!

Must See
Event
Nov 8

Nocturnal Wildlife

at Alley Pond Park Adventure Center (in Alley Pond Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.
New York City is home to an amazing abundance of wildlife. From falcons and salamanders, to deer and seals, wildlife viewing opportunities exist year-round in all of our…
Category: Nature, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Nov 8

Night Sky: The Moon and Taurid Meteor Shower

at Pats Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan

7:00 p.m.
The Taurid Meteor Shower produces 5-10 meteors per hour. In between, we will use telescopes to explore the bright Moon.
Category: Nature, Astronomy
Free!

Must See
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