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February 13, 2016. New York City (NYC) never ceases to amaze you with quantity and quality of its free culture and free entertainment whether it's summer or winter, spring or fall, January or June, May or September.

New York's cultural scene is at its busiest in October and March (and the same goes for free events, free things to do), but other months of the year still offer incredible amount of high quality, off the beaten path, unique free events, free things to do which will take your breath away!

So start using these unique New York City opportunities today, February 13, 2016!

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Where else but in New York City can you listen to a world-class musician, discuss a book with a famous author, take a part in poetry reading, have a glass of wine at an art exhibition opening, and all that on the same day, and all that free of charge, and all of that on any day of the year, whether it's December or July, April or November!

The trick is to know about those free events, free things to do BEFORE they happen, not after the fact. That's where Club Free Time comes in handy! Become a Club Free Time member and start using these unique New York City (NYC) opportunities today, February 13, 2016!

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Club Free Time is your perfect guide to Free Entertainment and Free Culture in the City That Never Sleeps.

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Free things to do, free events that take place in New York City every day of the year are truly amazing. So if you're looking for something interesting to do today (February 13, 2016) or on any other day of the year don't miss those free-of-charge opportunities that only New York provides! You can find lots of high quality, off the beaten path, unique free events, free things to do which will take your breath away!

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In addition to providing information about free events, free things to do in New York City (NYC), Club Free Time offers its members complimentary tickets to classical music concerts, dance performances and theater: when a producer wants that special buzz of the 'full house' - Club Free Time members are welcomed for their enthusiasm and sophistication!

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Experience an entirely new perspective on New York. 'Open up a whole new cultural world... in one of the most vibrant capital cities in the world, sampling cultural delights beyond anyone's wildest dream.' Rupert Parker, journalist, photographer, cameraman, and TV producer
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'New York is abuzz with so much culture that they're giving it away.' (The New York Times article about Club Free Time).

Free Events, Free Things to Do in New York City (NYC) today:
Saturday, February 13, 2016

All events, activities, things to do today, Saturday, February 13, 2016 are free unless otherwise noted.

Symposium | Albert Murray, an American Original: Novelist, Essayist, Thinker
In honor of the Albert Murray Centennial, this symposium will elaborate the Alabama-born Harlemite's distinctive contribution to American thought and letters. From vernacular to fine art, downhome particulars to cosmopolitan and universal implications, Murray swings aesthetic statement in omni-American hues, and confronts entropy with excellence and epic affirmation despite the blues of the human condition.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Symposiums, February 13, 2016, 02/13/2016, Albert Murray, an American Original: Novelist, Essayist, Thinker
Workshop | Health and Race Walking
Moderate-to-brisk walks led by the NY Walkers Club for people 18 years and older of all abilities. This low-impact fitness program is perfect for those who want to get in shape, build muscle tone, strength and increase cardiovascular health while enjoying Central Park's beautiful landscapes. This event takes place every Saturday.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Workshops, February 13, 2016, 02/13/2016, Health and Race Walking
City Walk | Brooklyn Bridge, Brooklyn Heights and Dumbo Tour
This is a 3-hour tour that begins with a walk over the Brooklyn Bridge, an icon of New York City for over 125 years, with spectacular views of Manhattan and Brooklyn. The tour then moves on to a stroll of Brooklyn Heights, America’s and New York City’s first suburb. The tour then explores the neighborhood DUMBO before ending at the Fulton Ferry landing. This tour takes place every day at 10am.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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City Walks, February 13, 2016, 02/13/2016, Brooklyn Bridge, Brooklyn Heights and Dumbo Tour
Workshop | Photoshop CS6 for Beginners
Learn how to enhance photos using the #1 photo editing software in the world; Adobe Photoshop. In this class you will get acquainted with the features of Photoshop and learn about layers and use them to minpulate images to your desire.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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10:30 am
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Tour | Brooklyn Bridge-to-Atlantic Avenue Walk
Approx. 5 miles. Bring water and lunch or may opt to eat lunch at a restaurant. Use bathroom before hike at the Brooklyn Bridge station before exiting turnstile. Please call for hike status.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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11:00 am
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Tours, February 13, 2016, 02/13/2016, Brooklyn Bridge-to-Atlantic Avenue Walk
Tour | Grand Central and Its Neighborhood Tour
Discover architecture and social history of Grand Central neighborhood; learn secrets of Whispering Gallery in Grand Central Terminal; gaze upon hubcaps and roadsters on side of Chrysler Building; discover favorite Midtown Manhattan hangout of Mercury, Hercules, and Minerva; learn why Pershing Square isn’t really square; visit original Lincoln Memorial by Daniel Chester French. Award-winning tour led by urban explorer, historian, and storyteller Justin Ferate. This tour takes place every Friday.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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12:30 pm
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City Walk | Historic New York: Foundations of Inwood
This program begins with an indoor slideshow detailing the early residents and history of Inwood Hill Park. Then head outdoors for a hike through the trails to visit some of these former sites. This moderate hike includes hills, rugged terrain, and possible snowy conditions due to weather.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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City Walks, February 13, 2016, 02/13/2016, Historic New York: Foundations of Inwood
Dance Performance |
Be amazed by dancers who weave ceremonial swords into the complex configurations as a part of this ancient winter celebration. Teams from around the country show sword dancing as it was practiced in the farming and coal-mining regions of northern England, where the annual visit of the local sword dancers to the village homes was thought to guarantee good luck for the year.
   New York City, NY; NYC
1:30 pm
Free
Dance Performances, February 13, 2016, 02/13/2016, English Sword Dance Festival
Workshop | 3D Printing Mini Workshop: Tech Accessories
This workshop will cover the basics of getting started with 3D printing, no technical background and no personal printer required. You will start with a short overview of this exciting new technology and cover beginner 3D printing tools. Using an easy-to-learn online application you will customize your own simple 3D product that can be printed with Shapeways. Class is conducted on Macintosh computers.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Workshops, February 13, 2016, 02/13/2016, 3D Printing Mini Workshop: Tech Accessories
Theater | Short plays by writers from all over
Hitler’s Mother - Burton Swartz What is Love - Robert Noll This is a Test - Barry Ernst It Seems - Kurt Sass Love is Love - Molly Kirschner Push Up - Sam Graber The Doglovers - Jack Gilhooey Agape - Karin Fazio Littlefield Church Lady and the Porn Star - Jeremy Holloway Annies Ghost - Matt Sanders Last Call - Tom Stephens John - Jodie Leidecker
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Theaters, February 13, 2016, 02/13/2016, Short plays by writers from all over
Tour | Brooklyn Heights Tour
Known as America's first suburb, Brooklyn Heights is truly a gem. Travel and Leisure named it one of America's top 10 most beautiful neighborhoods, and its beauty is rivaled only by its place in American history. These quaint, tree-lined streets have been the sites of Revolutionary War battles, abolitionist activism and have inspired numerous novelists. Visit a stop on the Underground Railroad, or the home of Truman Capote, where he penned Breakfast at Tiffany's and where Jackie Robinson signed with the Dodgers. This tour takes place Saturdays at 2pm.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Tours, February 13, 2016, 02/13/2016, Brooklyn Heights Tour
Tour | Union Square-Crossroads of New York Tour
The tour explores the social and political history of the Union Square neighborhood through discussions of the people, history, architecture, and forces that have shaped this community. You’ll hear how Union Square got its name, see where the legendary Tiffany & Co. once stood, and learn how to read the clock (yes, it’s a clock!) on “The Metronome” sculpture and so much more! This tour takes place every Saturday.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Film | Lewis Milestone's Ocean's 11 (1960): The Ultimate Heist
Stars: Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Jr. Danny Ocean gathers a group of his World War II compatriots to pull off the ultimate heist. Together the eleven friends plan to rob five Las Vegas casinos in one night. 127 min.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Films, February 13, 2016, 02/13/2016, Lewis Milestone's Ocean's 11 (1960): The Ultimate Heist
Film | Sarah Gavron's Suffragette (2015): Early Women's Rights
Stars: Carey Mulligan, Anne-Marie Duff, Helena Bonham Carter. The foot soldiers of the early feminist movement, women who were forced underground to pursue a dangerous game of cat and mouse with an increasingly brutal state. 106 min.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Gallery Talk | Gallery Tour: Jennifer Bartlett: Hospital
Join curator Brett Littman and Raphael Rubinstein, essayist for Bartlett's recent painting exhibition at Locks Gallery in Philadelphia, for a walkthrough of the exhibition.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Dance Performance | Thunderbird American Indian Dancers
Traditional music, singing, dancing, exhibitions, and stories of the Native Peoples of the Northeast, Southwest and Great Plains regions. Highlights will include a Hoop Dance, Eagle Dance, Grass Dance, Jingle Dress Dance, Stomp Dance, Shawl Dance, Deer Dance, and Smoke Dance performed by representatives from various tribes. After the program, the dancers stay for photographs and to meet the audience. Recommended for kids ages 5 and up.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Dance Performance | English Sword Dance Festival
Be amazed by dancers who weave ceremonial swords into the complex configurations as a part of this ancient winter celebration. Teams from around the country show sword dancing as it was practiced in the farming and coal-mining regions of northern England, where the annual visit of the local sword dancers to the village homes was thought to guarantee good luck for the year.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Dance Performances, February 13, 2016, 02/13/2016, English Sword Dance Festival
Festival | CANCELLED!!! Ice sculptures and dazzling lights
Watch ice-carving artists from Okamoto Studio wield electric chain saws, ice picks, and chisels to transform more than 6,000 pounds of ice into a glistening replica of one of the Park’s most iconic statues. As night falls, revel among colorful lights as the Mall becomes a vibrant silent disco with live DJs, all to celebrate Central Park Conservancy's preservation efforts.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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3:00 pm
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Festivals, February 13, 2016, 02/13/2016, CANCELLED!!! Ice sculptures and dazzling lights
Festival |
Watch ice-carving artists from Okamoto Studio wield electric chainsaws, ice picks, and chisels to transform more than 6,000 pounds of ice into a glistening replica of one of the Park’s most iconic statues – Alice in Wonderland. As night falls, revel among colorful lights as the Mall becomes a vibrant silent disco with live DJs, all to celebrate preservation efforts.
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3:00 pm
to 7:00 pm

Free
Festivals, February 13, 2016, 02/13/2016, CANCELLED 5th Annual Park Ice Festival: Amazing Ice Sculptors and Colorful Silent Disco
Concert | Saturday Afternoon Organ Meditation
The program features the great repertoire of the organ on the 101-rank Pipe Organ built by Herman Schlicker and the 5 stop chamber organ built by Taylor and Boody Organ Builders. The Organ Meditation takes place every Saturday from Sept. 12, 2015 to May 28, 2016.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Concerts, February 13, 2016, 02/13/2016, Saturday Afternoon Organ Meditation
5:00 pm
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Free
Others, February 13, 2016, 02/13/2016, Free Weekly Wine Tastings
Opening Reception | Prints: Keith Cottingham's Biology and Cosmology: Below the Visible
Keith Cottingham will exhibit fourteen large-scale photographic prints that touch on spatially complex imagery from the realms of biology and cosmology. Minimal compositions include spheres, crystals, and other seemingly recognizable shapes floating against black backgrounds, as well as intersecting forms which convey a prismatic sense of space.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Opening Receptions, February 13, 2016, 02/13/2016, Prints: Keith Cottingham's Biology and Cosmology: Below the Visible
Concert | Student Recitals
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM Ji Hye Oh, soprano 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM Alexandros Petrin, violin
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Concerts, February 13, 2016, 02/13/2016, Student Recitals
Jazz | The Michael Carvin Experience, Jazz Quartet
The Michael Carvin Experience features pianist Yayoi Ikawa, bassist Jansen Cinco and saxophonist Keith Loftis, all younger players who immediately let us know the music's in great creative hands.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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7:00 pm
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Concerts, February 13, 2016, 02/13/2016, The Michael Carvin Experience, Jazz Quartet
Concert | Student Recitals
Yeri Roh, Violin 8:30 p.m. Qilin Sun, Piano 8:30 p.m.
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Concerts, February 13, 2016, 02/13/2016, Student Recitals
Jazz | Gordon Chambers, Grammy-Winning Singer-Songwriter
Grammy Award-winning singer, songwriter, and producer Gordon Chambers has penned hits for the likes of Aretha Franklin, Whitney Houston, Beyoncé, Usher, and many others. A powerhouse performer in his own right, he delivers silky smooth soul ballads distinguished by his impassioned vocal style and heartfelt, confessional lyrics.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Concerts, February 13, 2016, 02/13/2016, Gordon Chambers, Grammy-Winning Singer-Songwriter
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Theater | retelling of a popular fairy tale

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Theater | musical that will bring you back in time

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Concert | Sacred choral works

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