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Thu, April 26, 2012
Free events, free things to do in New York City, NYC

All events, things to do on Thursday, April 26, 2012 are free unless otherwise noted.
Tour |
Approximately 5 miles at a moderate pace. Walk across the bridge, circumnavigate the Fort Lee Historical ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

$3 plus bus fare
Workshop |
This will be a Lecture/Demonstration. Uploading photos to Facebook? Storing documents in Google Docs? ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

Free; registration required starting 4/19 at 1pm
Tour |
Explore the Cathedral's newly cleaned and restored Nave. Learn about the art, architecture and history ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

$6
Other |
In celebration of National Poetry Month, Poets House will distribute poems to passersby to remind us ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Workshop |
Final Cut Pro X redefines post-production for film and video professionals. Come to this workshop to ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Film |
Starring Josephine Baker, Jean Gabon and Pierre Larquey. A star walks out on her sugar daddy producer ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Tour |
Learn about central banking functions that Federal Reserve System performs and see Bank's vault of international ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

Free; reservations required a week in advance
Workshop |
Bring your current project, your questions, your needles and your yarn to the Knitters' Table every Tuesday. ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Talk |
A talk by Edward Kasinec, Curator Emeritus, Slavic and East European Collections, New York Public Library. ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Workshop |
Join a free Stay Well exercise session. Stay Well volunteers certified by the NYC's Department for the ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Discussion |
With: &#9830; Andrew Weissman, Co-Founder of Betaworks and Partner at Union Square Ventures &#9830; ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Workshop |
With iMovie, you can shoot video on your iOS devices at up to 1080p, and then it is instantly ready for ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Concert |
This Organ Meditations Series features the keyboard works of Johann Sebastian Bach. ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Park Walk |
Walk through a scenic area on the western edge of the Park, much of which is off the beaten track for ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Other |
All levels of play welcome. Please bring with you...your Scrabble set (be sure it has all 100 tiles!), ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

Free; registration required
Tour |
Explore the Cathedral's newly cleaned and restored Nave. Learn about the art, architecture and history ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

$6
Gallery Talk |
Emily gives a 45-minute in-depth look at the unique architecture and design of the Alexander Hamilton ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Workshop |
Whether you want to create home movies with your iPhone or commercial films on the set with a professional ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Concert |
With: Marjolaine Lambert and Joshua Peters, violin; Amina Myriam Tébini, viola; and Camille Paquette-Roy, ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Workshop |
Hands on using wireless laptops. Find skill-building courses, practice tests and eBooks for students ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

Free; registration required starting 4/19 at 1pm
Lecture |
Hamlet is set in a single location: Elsinore. People leave for foreign countries and return, ambassadors ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Discussion |
Presenter: DR. TETUA ARIFI, Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Macedonia. Moderated by David L. ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Workshop |
Join a free Stay Well exercise session. Stay Well volunteers certified by the NYC's Department for the ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

Free; pre-registration required
Discussion |
We have seen the major studios launch cloud-based solutions to respond to shifting consumer content consumption ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Concert |
Program: Brahms-Grafilo: Intermezzo in A major, Op. 118, No. 2 Brahms: Quintet ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Workshop |
With iMovie, you can shoot video on your iOS devices at up to 1080p, and then it is instantly ready for ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free

free
Concert |
With Sam Bae, Cello, and Sammy Huh, Tenor. ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free

Regular: $20
Member: $0.00

Regular: $20
Member: $0.00
Talk |
Beaded moccasin-making demonstration with Cody Harjo. Visitors are invited to interact with Cody Harjo ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Opening Reception |
An exhibition of late paintings and works on paper by the celebrated New York artist. Shown: ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Lecture |
A lecture series exploring urban issues around the world. This lecture welcomes Jeanne van Heeswijk, ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Opening Reception |
These monumental pictures with titles such as “ARRESTED”, “ATTACKED STRAIGHT”, “BOMB”, “LOVER”, ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Concert |
With Casey Tamanaha. ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Concert |
Pianists from the Collaborative Piano Department perform vocal repertoire with singers from the Ellen ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Workshop |
Open-level yoga with a certified instructor! Please wear comfortable clothes and bring your yoga mat ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Concert |
Knickerbocker Chamber Orchestra presents a joyous concert of original poetry and music that celebrates ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Opening Reception |
Hammer's 8th one-person exhibition in New York. As in his last show at the gallery, Hammer continues ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Discussion |
Join renowned Spanish designer Davidelfin and CUNY professor Paul Julian Smith as they discuss fashion ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

Free; RSVP required
Opening Reception |
Shay Kun’s second solo exhibition with the gallery will feature an installation of eleven new paintings. ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Discussion |
Join Pinto (Slumdog Millionaire, Rise of the Planet of the Apes) for a discussion of her Michael ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Opening Reception |
Michelle Stone presents an intriguing and beautiful sculpture installation. Her constructed, abstract ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Opening Reception |
Thirty six works in various media by Italian futurist artists from the 1st and 2nd wave of futurist art. ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Poetry Reading |
Alan Gilbert is the author of the poetry book, Late in the Antenna Fields (Futurepoem, 2011), and a collection ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

$6; $3 seniors/students; reservations recommended
Discussion |
Tracy K. Smith is the author of three books of poetry: Life on Mars, Duende, and The Body's Question. ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

$5
Workshop |
Hands on using wireless laptops. Explore more advanced features of Microsoft PowerPoint 2003. Topics ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

Free; registration required starting 4/19 at 1pm
Discussion |
Join moderator Suzanne Wasserman, and panelists David Blake, Karen Karbiener, and Greg Trupiano to explore ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

Free; RSVP required
Discussion |
Austrian graphic artist Nicolas Mahler will discuss his latest book in translation: Angelman: Fallen ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

Free; reservations required
Discussion |
Two of theater’s fiercest intellects—the Brooklyn-based provocateur Branden Jacobs-Jenkins (Neighbors) ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Jazz |
Clarinetist Anat Cohen and trumpeter Avishai Cohen discuss the latest CD from their group 3 Cohens, Family. ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Poetry Reading |
Join the Academy of American Poets on Poem in Your Pocket Day to celebrate the launch of the newly redesigned ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Concert |
Pádraig Ó Cearúill hosts an evening of traditional music and song with NYU students and local musicians, ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

Free; RSVP required
Reading |
Readings by recent contributors to the internationally acclaimed literary magazine, including Adam Wilson, ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Book Reading |
Once called a legend in his own time slot, Garry Marshall has been among the most successful writers, ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Book Reading |
The son of a same-sex couple, Zach Wahls, whose testimony at an Iowa committee on civil unions galvanized ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Workshop |
A four-night theoretical exploration of mysticism in dialogue with Du noir univers, a text by François ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

Free; RSVP required
Concert |
Featuring Jeong Yoon Lee. ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Concert |
From the Voice Department Dept. ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Concert |
Come and show support for the Chamber Singers of the College, who on this evening will perform live. ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free

Regular: $12
Member: $0.00
Screening |
PeruFest presents the most recent cinematographic productions from Peru, screening shorts, feature films ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Master Class |
With Lara Downes. ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Workshop |
Ganesh Das leads a therapeutic meditation practice. This healing Satsang is designed and blessed by his ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

$10 suggested donation; registration required
Concert |
This concert is a semester-end performance by the Song Interpretation Class. ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Concert |
Featuring Kevin Baldwin. ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Concert |
With Annie Hart. ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free

free
Concert |
With Devon Joiner. ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Concert |
Performs works for large brass ensemble and chamber ensembles. ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Concert |
From the Programs in String Performance and Composition. ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free

Free; reservations required

Regular: $45
Member: $0.00

Regular: $39.50
Member: $0.00

Regular: $75
Member: $0.00

Regular: $18
Member: $0.00

Regular: $35
Member: $0.00
Performance |
The Actors Studio Drama School presents its annual Repertory Season at Pace University in five weeks ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

Free; reservations recommended
Jazz |
An all-star ensemble of Essentially Ellington alumni plays the music of Duke Ellington. ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Screening |
The 2008 presidential elections in Ghana, West Africa, serve as a backdrop for this feature documentary ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Performance |
The Scene is a weekly showcase of improvised one act plays. Each week the show features New York’s ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

$5
Jazz |
A great way to hear some of the most talented young lions of jazz while enjoying spectacular views of ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

$5 cover, $5 menu, $5 cocktails, draft beer and wine
Performance |
All you need to do is show up. Don’t have an improv group? We’ll put you in one! Have a team then ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
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Theater | Percussion musical

Regular: $38; Member: $0.00

Theater | Extraordinary drama comes from London to NYC!

Regular: $65; Member: $0.00

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