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Free things to do that happen in New York City (NYC) every day of the year are truly amazing. So if you're looking for something to do on July 6, 2015 don't miss the opportunities that only New York provides! You'll see lots of high quality, off the beaten path, unique free events which will take your breath away!

Club Free Time editors are happy to be your guides to the free arts, culture and entertainment in the city that never sleeps.
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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!

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!

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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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October and March are the busiest months in NYC in terms of free events, free things to do. That is contrary to the common misconception that most of free events happen in New York City in summer. That 'summer' misconception is due to big publicity that some of New York City summer free events get.

In fact, New York City 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.

So start using these unique New York City opportunities today!

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In addition to providing information about free events, Club Free Time offers its members complimentary tickets to classical music concerts, dance performances and theater in New York City (NYC): 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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'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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that happen in New York City
every day of the year
is truly amazing.

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that only New York provides:
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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:
Monday, July 06, 2015

All events, activities, things to do today, Monday, July 6, 2015 are free unless otherwise noted.

Workshop | Sunrise Abhaya Yoga
Join Sunrise Abhaya Yoga for a yoga class that integrates postures, breathing exercises, relaxation and meditation to stretch, strengthen and condition.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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7:30 am
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Workshop | Barre Class
Energize your day with a workout before work. Balance, strengthen, and lengthen the body with moves inspired by ballet, yoga, and Pilates. Focusing on a unique combination of dynamic movement and isometric holds, the sequences work strategically to transform the body and develop long term postural benefits. Taught by the experts from barre3. No equipment necessary. Bringing a water bottle is encouraged.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Workshop | Broadway Dance Workout
Brooklyn resident James Martinelli’s Cardio Dance and Range of Movement workout offers improved strength and increased flexibility.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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10:00 am
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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.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Park Walk | Central Park Tour - Lower Section
Once described as the lungs of the city, Central Park brings a breath of fresh air to New York's crowded urban terrain. What started out as the rocky and desolate northern fringes of a rapidly expanding city is today among the world's most famous and beloved public parks. With over 843 acres of meadows, hills, ball fields and bodies of water, it's impossible not to find something to enjoy in Central Park.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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10:00 am
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Tour | SoHo, Little Italy and Chinatown Tour
You've seen the iconic skyscrapers, attended a Broadway show, visited Lady Liberty and relaxed in Central Park. Looking for a little more of the Big Apple? Maybe it's time to visit some of Manhattan's oldest and most enchanting historic districts. Take a relaxing stroll through SoHo, Little Italy and Chinatown.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Tour | Lower Manhattan Tour
It is here, as much as anywhere, where American history started. It's where the first US Congress assembled and produced the Bill of Rights and where President George Washington took his first oath of office. It's here where the world's most important stock exchange and one of the most famous bridges stand. And it is here where an unspeakable tragedy took place and where a rebirth is underway.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Workshop | MS Word 2010 for Beginners Workshop
Learn the basics features of Microsoft Word 2010, a word processing program you can use to create documents. Topics include entering and editing text, saving files, and formatting.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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10:30 am
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Park Walk | Heart of the Park Tour
On this east-west walk you will see some of the Park's most well-known landmarks, including Conservatory Water, Bethesda Terrace, the Lake, and Strawberry Fields. Route involves a few stairs. 90 minutes.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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11:00 am
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Lesson | Beginner Italian Language Class
Learn a new language in this standalone beginner classes. Classes are not cumulative, so you may attend any class throughout the season without needing to play catch up.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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11:45 am
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Lessons, July 06, 2015, 07/06/2015, Beginner Italian Language Class
Workshop | Learn Juggling in the Park
Test your coordination and dexterity with free juggling lessons in the park. All skill levels are welcome to join in the fun. Equipment is provided. Lessons are weather permitting.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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12:00 pm
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Discussion |
Lively and entertaining commentary on the films of Paul Thomas Anderson with resident film expert Scott Adlerberg and author/scholar Foster Hirsch.
   New York City, NY; NYC

Free
Discussions, July 06, 2015, 07/06/2015, The Films of Paul Thomas Anderson
Gallery Talk | Exhibition Tour: Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography
Join a 45-minute docent led tour of the exhibition.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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12:30 pm
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Gallery Talks, July 06, 2015, 07/06/2015, Exhibition Tour: Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography
Concert | Pianist Jon Weber: Jazz Performer, TV Score Composer
Jazz pianist Jon Weber has recorded and toured all over the world, winning numerous accolades for performance and composition - and scoring extensively for television since 1987. Gary Burton, Roy Hargrove, Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen, and Avishai Cohen have all recorded Jon's music. His newest critically-acclaimed release, Simple Complex, rose to #1. Jon lives in New York City and hosts NPR's Piano Jazz Rising Stars, after frequently serving as guest host for Marian McPartland on NPR's Piano Jazz.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Tour | Federal Reserve Bank Tour
Learn about central banking functions that Federal Reserve System performs and see Bank's vault of international monetary gold on bedrock of Manhattan Island, five stories below street level. Learn why Federal Reserve has "Federal" in its name, while it's a private bank, not Federal at all. Tour times: 1:00pm, 2:00pm.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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1:00 pm
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Tour | SoHo, Little Italy and Chinatown Tour
You've seen the iconic skyscrapers, attended a Broadway show, visited Lady Liberty and relaxed in Central Park. Looking for a little more of the Big Apple? Maybe it's time to visit some of Manhattan's oldest and most enchanting historic districts. Take a relaxing stroll through SoHo, Little Italy and Chinatown.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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2:00 pm
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Tour | Harlem Tour
Although world famous, Harlem may be New York's best kept secret with some of the city's best architecture, food, music and people. Harlem's history is also one of the city's most dramatic, having gone through many ethnic, cultural and socioeconomic changes over the past roughly 400 years, which have resulted in a diverse array of places of worship, theaters, homes and eating establishments.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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2:00 pm
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Gallery Talk | Exhibition Tour: Public Eye, 175 Years of Sharing Photography
Join a 45-minute docent led tour of the exhibition.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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3:30 pm
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Book Discussion | Mystery Lovers Monthly Book Discussion Group
A Judgement in Stone by Ruth Rendell
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Workshop |
Fishing in New York City? You bet! Each summer, Big City Fishing offers a free program, to those as young as five who are eager to learn both how to fish and about the Hudson River environment. They provide the rods, reels, bait and instruction. Beyond teaching fishing, the program also provides participants with a first-hand opportunity to learn about river ecology and the many fish species that can be found in the river. Participants can drop in a line and relax, or engage with environmental educators on such topics such as water quality, fish biology and more. A fun and educational experience, Big City Fishing offers city-dwellers a unique option for outdoor family recreation.
   New York City, NY; NYC

Free
Workshops, July 06, 2015, 07/06/2015, Big City Fishing
Book Reading | Charlie Wilson reads from his book I Am Charlie Wilson
Welcome legendary Soul and R+B singer Charlie Wilson. He discusses his memoir. Call store for details.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Workshop | MS Excel 2010 for Beginners Workshop
Learn the basics of working with spreadsheets using Microsoft Excel 2010. Topics include entering data and formulas, moving and copying data, formatting &amp; print previewing worksheets.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Slide Lecture | Joshua Ellison discusses his book Reclaiming Travel
This illustrated lecture is a meditation on the meaning of travel from ancient times to the twenty-first century. The author seek to understand why we travel and what has come to be missing from our contemporary understanding of travel.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Other | A Unique Outdoor Scrabble Competition
Freebird Bookstore will be hosting a unique outdoor Scrabble competition between John D. Williams, Jr. (former Executive Director of the National SCRABBLE Association and author of the new book, WORD NERD) and three time national champion Joe Edley. This special match, fought on a giant 15 x 15 foot board designed for the occasion, will be a master class in technique and wordplay. Williams and Edley will also be on hand to tell their own anecdotes about the world of competitive Scrabble.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Others, July 06, 2015, 07/06/2015, A Unique Outdoor Scrabble Competition
7:00 pm
Regular: $79
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Theaters, July 06, 2015, 07/06/2015, Comedy play
7:00 pm
to 8:30 pm

Regular: $45
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Theaters, July 06, 2015, 07/06/2015, Comic theater
Screening | Misadventures in Black Dyke Dating in the 90's
Greetings From Africa, Cheryl Dunye, 1994, 10 min Frankie and Jocie, Jocelyn Taylor, 1994, 20 min I Never Danced the Way Girls Were Supposed To, Dawn Suggs, 1992, 7 min Spin Cycle, Aarin Burch, 1991, 5 min What Is A Line?, Shari Frilot, 1994, 10 min A showcase of films from the 1990s by black queer women filmmakers, exploring the trials and traumas of navigating dating and love at the intersections of race, gender, and sexuality. The films intermix humor, fiction, experimental visual tactics, and candid dialogue to examine relationships with family, community, romantic partners, and self.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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7:30 pm
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Performance | Nat Towsen’s Downtown Variety Hour
With: Janeane Garofalo (The West Wing) How May We Hate You? Live! (Anna Drezen and Todd Dakotah Briscoe read from their popular tumblr) Ralf Jean-Pierre (One-Man Shakespeare performer and rapper) Downtown History (know your city!) NYC Trivia (win prizes from local businesses)
   New York City, NY; NYC
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8:00 pm
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Performances, July 06, 2015, 07/06/2015, Nat Towsen’s Downtown Variety Hour
Tour |
New York is a skyscraper city and there is no better time to view Manhattan’s icons than after the sun sets and the lights go on. Fueled by competition and a dash of audacity, New York City is still producing one of mankind’s most remarkable skyline. NOTE** THIS TOUR SPENDS MUCH TIME INDOORS OR IN SUBWAYS AND GREAT FOR ALL WEATHER CONDITIONS. Please note they do utilize the subway on this tour so you will need $5 for subway tickets.
   New York City, NY; NYC

Free
Tours, July 06, 2015, 07/06/2015, Midtown Manhattan Night Tour
8:00 pm
to 9:45 pm

Regular: $18
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Concerts, July 06, 2015, 07/06/2015, Big Band Tribute to Legendary Singer and Actor of the '40s, '50s, and  '60s.
8:00 pm
to 9:30 pm

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Concerts, July 06, 2015, 07/06/2015, Flamenco
Film |
Stars: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Thandie Newton, Anika Noni Rose. Sisters Olanna and Kainene return home in 1960s Nigeria, where they soon diverge on different paths. As civil war breaks out, political events loom larger than their differences as they join the fight to establish an independent republic. 111 min.
   New York City, NY; NYC

Free
Films, July 06, 2015, 07/06/2015, Biyi Bandele's Half of a Yellow Sun (2013): Sisters in Arms
Concert | Singers Space
Hosted by D'Ambrose Boyd with David Pearl at the piano. Where New York's finest professional and aspiring singers come to sing their favorites and hear their peers perform before an intimate audience.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Concerts, July 06, 2015, 07/06/2015, Singers Space
10:00 pm
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Concerts, July 06, 2015, 07/06/2015, Flamenco
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Theater | An amazing evening of intimate magic

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Theater | Comic theater

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Theater | A play about life in post war times

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