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Arts, Culture & Fun Series

Arts, Culture, and Fun

The Arts, Culture & Fun series offers a variety of cultural events, including, book readings and signings, film screenings, lectures on arts, dance, history, photography and music, as well as concerts, architecture, food, popular culture and much more.

These events are held at various recreation centers throughout the city. The goal of this program is to capture the essence of New York City with all of its diversity, sophistication, maturity and culture. Due to our diversity in topics, this series is able to appeal to plenty of different communities! All of our events are free and open to the public.

Arts, Culture & Fun at the Lenape Gallery

Visit the Lenape Gallery in Conference House Park to check out our new Arts, Culture & Fun exhibit: Lenape Landscape: Trees as Tonic by artist Susan Stair.

Arts, Culture & Fun Series Events

Saturday, January 28, 2017

Jan 28

Arts, Culture & Fun: Talking Inspirations: Oysters

at St. Mary's Recreation Center (in St. Mary's Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
For centuries, oysters have had the power to sustain and delight, inspiring writers and artists, home cooks and four-star chefs, laborers and gourmands, and everyone in between. In…
Free!

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Feb 8

Arts, Culture & Fun: Imani Uzuri In Transit

at Brownsville Recreation Center (in Brownsville Playground) , Brooklyn

11:30 p.m.12:30 p.m.
The Public Theater’s Mobile Unit and Joe’s Pub at The Public present Imani Uzuri’s Love Story: Songs of Laughter, Loss and Resilience, a concert of the composer’s original music.
Free!

Thursday, February 9, 2017

Feb 9

Arts, Culture & Fun: Inspire You series with Aubrey Lynch

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

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Join us for a special dance workshop with Aubrey Lynch, Director of Dance at The Harlem School of the Arts.
Free!

Feb 9

Arts, Culture & Fun: Imani Uzuri In Transit

at Pelham Fritz Recreation Center (in Marcus Garvey Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
The Public Theater’s Mobile Unit and Joe’s Pub at The Public present Imani Uzuri’s Love Story: Songs of Laughter, Loss and Resilience, a concert of the composer’s original music.
Free!

Thursday, March 2, 2017

Mar 2

Arts, Culture & Fun: The Bad Kids Screening

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

3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
This coming of age story shows extraordinary educators and talented students combating the crippling effects of poverty.
Free!

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Apr 18

Arts, Culture & Fun: National Bird Screening

at Greenbelt Recreation Center (in Blood Root Valley) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
National Bird follows whistleblowers who, despite possible consequences, are determined to break the silence around one of the most controversial issues of our time: the secret U.S. drone war.
Free!

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