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Free things to do in New York City! Free events in New York City! (All events are free unless otherwise noted)

You never run out of free things to do, free events to go to in New York City! So start taking advantage of those free things to do today! Don't miss the opportunities that only New York provides with non-ending amount of free things to do, free events to go to!

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The quality and quantity of free events, free things to do that happen in New York City every day of the year is truly amazing.

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 freeTime comes in handy -- Club freeTime allows you to take advantage of all the free things to do, all the free events that take place in New York City, as you find out about them just in time! Start using these unique New York City opportunities today!

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Club freeTime is the only complete source of free events, free things to do in New York City: your perfect guide to free Entertainment & free Culture in the City that never sleeps.

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

In fact, New York City, NYC, never ceases to amaze you with quantity and quality of its free events, free things to do whether it's summer or winter, spring or fall. Start using these unique New York City opportunities today!

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We make sure that New Yorkers and visitors to New York are informed about ALL free events, ALL free things to do that happen in New York City. The variety and quality are just mind boggling!

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In addition to providing information about free events, free things to do in New York City, Club freeTime offers its members complimentary tickets (a member can reserve up to 5 complimentary tickets per performance) to classical music concerts, dance performances and theater in New York City: when a producer wants that special buzz of the 'full house' - Club freeTime 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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113 free (and almost free) workshops in New York City (NYC) Sun, 02/17/2019 - and on...

Free workshops are among the many free, low budget and inexpensive events New York City has to offer.

Workshop | Lunchtime Meditation


Take a mid-day pause to refresh your mind and re-establish your center in the midst of bustling city life. Meditation is a powerful tool to eliminate stress, to heal the body, mind, and brain, and to enhance your personal well-being and positive relationship with the world.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Mon, Feb 18
1:00 pm

$10 suggested donation
Workshops, February 18, 2019, 02/18/2019, Lunchtime Meditation

Workshop | Dance and sculpt


Move your body to the beat! Have fun while you exercise! Bring a towel or an exercise mat. Come in comfortable clothing. This workshop takes place every Monday.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Mon, Feb 18
5:30 pm

Free
Workshops, February 18, 2019, 02/18/2019, Dance and sculpt

Workshop | iRest Yoga Nidra Practice


Build resiliency and creativity. Rewire your brain to greater ease - and balance your on-the-go life with evidence-based techniques in a non-denominational iRest yoga nidra practice. No previous experience needed. Work clothes are fine: come as you are. They have mats and blankets.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Mon, Feb 18
5:45 pm

By donation
Workshops, February 18, 2019, 02/18/2019, iRest Yoga Nidra Practice

Workshop | Self-Defense Workshop with Pop Gym


Come by this workshop to learn some introductory skills that will keep you feeling safe. They’ll be covering the basics: stretching, conditioning, technique, and theory, with the hope that participants will leave with some super useful foundations that will aid them in the day-to-day. Mix that in with some sweat and some movement, and you’ll have an accessible and confidence-boosting good time for all. Whether you are a beginner, or someone with experience, come work it out with us! Open to all ages. Participants should wear clothing in which they are comfortable stretching and sweating.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Mon, Feb 18
7:00 pm

Free
Workshops, February 18, 2019, 02/18/2019, Self-Defense Workshop with Pop Gym

Workshop | Plant Drawings


Inspired by the artist Ellsworth Kelly’s plant drawings, come and draw still life plants using a charcoal pencil and draw in a contour line style. Learn to how to use watercolor to bring your drawing to life. Participants will be able to learn a variety of artistic exercises that can be used to help combat creative blocks. You do not need any previous art experience. This workshop is beginner level. Ellsworth Kelly was an American painter, sculptor, and printmaker associated with hard-edge painting, Color Field painting and minimalism. His works demonstrate unassuming techniques emphasizing line, color and form, similar to the work of John McLaughlin and Kenneth Noland.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Tue, Feb 19
10:30 am

Free
Workshops, February 19, 2019, 02/19/2019, Plant Drawings

Workshop | Zumba Jumpstart


A fitness dance party with upbeat Latin music of Salsa, Merengue, Hip Hop and more! Enthusiastic Instruction creates a fun community of dancers who learn new dance steps each week. Bring your friends!
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Tue, Feb 19
10:30 am

Free
Workshops, February 19, 2019, 02/19/2019, Zumba Jumpstart

Workshop | Resume Help


Applying for a job? Update your resume, or even start from sratch. Learn how to craft a resume that will help you land that interview.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Tue, Feb 19
11:00 am

Free
Workshops, February 19, 2019, 02/19/2019, Resume Help

Workshop | Lunchtime Meditation


Take a mid-day pause to refresh your mind and re-establish your center in the midst of bustling city life. Meditation is a powerful tool to eliminate stress, to heal the body, mind, and brain, and to enhance your personal well-being and positive relationship with the world.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Tue, Feb 19
1:00 pm

$10 suggested donation
Workshops, February 19, 2019, 02/19/2019, Lunchtime Meditation

Workshop | Professionals Review Your Resume


A group of Coaching, Recruiting and Human Resources professionals will be available to review resumes. In addition to reviewing individual resumes, all participants will be able to listen to the comments made to others for incorporating in their own resumes.  Light snacks will be served starting at 6:00. The program begins at 6:30. For those who would like to network informally, the room will be available at 5:30.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Tue, Feb 19
6:00 pm

Free
Workshops, February 19, 2019, 02/19/2019, Professionals Review Your Resume

Workshop | Race, Class, and Gender in Environmental Justice


This five-week course introduces students to the history, concept, and movement of environmental justice. Students will learn about environmental justice from the perspective of race and gender, and study the role of community action in achieving environmental justice. As part of the course, students will identify projects that involve putting environmental justice principles into neighborhood action. The topic of the second week will be Race, Class, and Gender in Environmental Justice. The Professor: José Gálvez Contreras is a PhD candidate in Public and Urban Policy at The New School. His dissertation focuses on the intersection of environmental justice and green jobs. He earned two master’s degrees, one in public and urban policy, and one in environmental law and policy, José has extensive experience in small business development, community organizing, and political engagement.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Tue, Feb 19
6:00 pm

Free
Workshops, February 19, 2019, 02/19/2019, Race, Class, and Gender in Environmental Justice

Workshop | Vinyasa Yoga


This Vinyasa style class is designed to unleash your inner warrior. Light meditation and a Vinyasa flow will help students focus on linking breath to movement, building strength and increasing flexibility; all while calming the mind and relaxing the body. This class is open to all level practitioners from beginner to expert yogi. Please bring your own mat & towel. The Instructor: Maggie Frey is a certified yoga instructor with Yoga Alliance, having trained & studied at Loom Yoga Bushwick in 2016-17, and has been teaching at NYPL since 2017. Maggie’s classes prioritize proper alignment and breathing while offering introductory poses accessible to all levels.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Tue, Feb 19
6:15 pm

Free
Workshops, February 19, 2019, 02/19/2019, Vinyasa Yoga

Workshop | Introduction to Meditation


This is an introductory meditation classes were featured in New York Magazine’s top picks (4 stars). Each session is intended to stand alone, attendence at previous sessions is not required. Room is set up with both meditation floor mats and traditional western chairs with back support. No special clothing or equipment is necessary.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Tue, Feb 19
7:00 pm

$10 suggested donation
Workshops, February 19, 2019, 02/19/2019, Introduction to Meditation

Workshop | Researching African American Historical Newspapers


The New York Public Library has cultivated one of the premier collections of African American historical newspapers in the United States. A large number of these newspapers are now digitized and searchable from your home or library computer. This e-resources training will provide patrons with a detailed overview of these historical African American online newspaper collections. Patrons will leave with knowledge of where to find content and how to expertly navigate all of the important features from these databases. These newspaper collections range from popular papers still in existence today, such as the New York Amsterdam News, major newspapers no longer in print, such as the Baltimore Afro-American, newspapers that predated the Civil War, such as Freedom's Journal, as well as independent African American newspapers from the 1960s and 1970s. Historical newspapers are invaluable primary source materials and this training will help you get the most out of your research.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Wed, Feb 20
11:00 am

Free
Workshops, February 20, 2019, 02/20/2019, Researching African American Historical Newspapers

Workshop | Battery Park City Adult Chorus


Directed by Church Street School for Music and Art, the BPC Chorus is open to all adults who love to sing. Learn a mix of contemporary and classic songs, and perform at community events throughout the year.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Wed, Feb 20
1:00 pm

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Workshops, February 20, 2019, 02/20/2019, Battery Park City Adult Chorus

Workshop | Chess for all ages


Come learn to play or demonstrate your prowess!
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Wed, Feb 20
1:00 pm

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Workshops, February 20, 2019, 02/20/2019, Chess for all ages

Workshop | Lunchtime Meditation


Take a mid-day pause to refresh your mind and re-establish your center in the midst of bustling city life. Meditation is a powerful tool to eliminate stress, to heal the body, mind, and brain, and to enhance your personal well-being and positive relationship with the world.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Wed, Feb 20
1:00 pm

$10 suggested donation
Workshops, February 20, 2019, 02/20/2019, Lunchtime Meditation

Lesson | Researching the History of Your New York City Home


Have you ever wondered about the history of your home? Who used to live there or what their lives were like? This class will show you how to research the history of your building and the people who owned and lived in it. The Milstein Division is home to one of the largest free United States history, local history and genealogy collections in the country. Looking at censuses, city directories, land conveyances, and photographs, newspapers and local histories available at the New York Public Library, and at other New York City institutions, you will learn how to construct a narrative history of your home.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Wed, Feb 20
2:00 pm

Free
Lessons, February 20, 2019, 02/20/2019, Researching the History of Your New York City Home

Workshop | Figure Drawing Workshop


Challenge your artistic skills by drawing the human figure using a variety of materials. Models will strike long and short poses while an artist/educator offers constructive suggestions and critique.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Wed, Feb 20
2:30 pm

Free
Workshops, February 20, 2019, 02/20/2019, Figure Drawing Workshop

Workshop | Writing club


Want to meet local writers? Commit to a writing schedule? Practice your craft through writing prompts? Read original work to get and give feedback? Then come to the biweekly meetings of the Writing Club. Writers of all genres and styles, at all levels, are welcome to participate. No sign-ups required. For adults (ages 18 and up).
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Wed, Feb 20
4:30 pm

Free
Workshops, February 20, 2019, 02/20/2019, Writing club

Workshop | How To Stay Positive During A Job Search Period


Career Counselor Renee Lee Rosenberg in this interactive and fun session as she introduces you to her 10 strategies to stay positive and productive during a difficult job search. Come prepared to laugh and learn. Clinical Career Counselor Renee Lee Rosenberg is helping individuals on all levels to achieve a successful job search and a satisfying career transition and change. She is a NYS Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) and the author of Achieving the Good Life After 50: Tools and Resources for Making it Happen. 
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Wed, Feb 20
6:00 pm

Free
Workshops, February 20, 2019, 02/20/2019, How To Stay Positive During A Job Search Period

Workshop | Ellis Island Genealogy: Beginner's guide for genealogy research


Are you curious about finding out about your Ellis Island/Castle Gardens ancestors but don’t know where to begin? Does the cost of genealogy databases scare you away from joining millions of researchers in America’s most favorite hobby? Learn the basics and take advantage of word-class research tools at no cost to you!
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Wed, Feb 20
6:30 pm

Free
Workshops, February 20, 2019, 02/20/2019, Ellis Island Genealogy: Beginner's guide for genealogy research

Workshop | Sun Salutations and Intentions Morning Yoga


Starts your day with a morning yoga practice. You will experience luxurious stretching warm-ups, empowering standing poses, and energizing breath work as we align the movements with the inhales and exhales. You will feel more awake, strong, balanced, and positive as a result of this time spent on the mat. Sun Salutations and warrior poses stimulate the seratonin in your brain (the “happy hormone) and improve self-esteem! You will be ready for anything that meets you as your day unfolds. Bring a yoga mat if you have one. You may bring your own coffee or tea.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Thu, Feb 21
6:45 am

$5 requested donation...
Workshops, February 21, 2019, 02/21/2019, Sun Salutations and Intentions Morning Yoga

Workshop | Discovering Malcolm-X With Never Before Seen Documents 


Librarians and archivists will display selected items from collections related to the civil rights leader, including never before seen handwritten letters and postcards, photographs, and the recently-acquired manuscripts of The Autobiography of Malcolm X. 
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Thu, Feb 21
1:00 pm

Free
Workshops, February 21, 2019, 02/21/2019, Discovering Malcolm-X With Never Before Seen Documents&nbsp;

Workshop | Lunchtime Meditation


Take a mid-day pause to refresh your mind and re-establish your center in the midst of bustling city life. Meditation is a powerful tool to eliminate stress, to heal the body, mind, and brain, and to enhance your personal well-being and positive relationship with the world.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Thu, Feb 21
1:00 pm

$10 suggested donation
Workshops, February 21, 2019, 02/21/2019, Lunchtime Meditation

Workshop | Adult Coloring Club


Discover the fun and calming benefits of coloring. Color, relax and enjoy. Coloring supplies will be provided, but participants are welcome to bring their own materials too.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Thu, Feb 21
4:00 pm

Free
Workshops, February 21, 2019, 02/21/2019, Adult Coloring Club

Lesson | Writing Lab


The intention is to provide artists in the community the opportunity to develop works-in-progress of writing pieces, theater texts, performance pieces and related projects. In addition to writers and performers, musicians, singers, dancers, etc., are welcome to participate.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Thu, Feb 21
5:30 pm

Free
Lessons, February 21, 2019, 02/21/2019, Writing Lab

Workshop | Tax Tips For Freelancers


This workshop is designed to inform startups and established freelancers, entrepreneurs and independent contractors, about their tax requirements and recordkeeping responsibilities. Attendees will learn about Schedule C, Profit or Loss from Business (Sole Proprietorship), deductible business expenses, self-employment tax and other tax topics. It will be held by private practitioner and enrolled agent John Sheeley. Sheeley has been engaged as a tax practitioner since 1987. After thirteen seasons as a multi-unit franchisee of a national tax chain, John went to work for a large regional accounting firm in 2003, where he divided his time between representing clients in sales & use tax controversies and examinations, and tax compliance work for non-resident aliens. 
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Thu, Feb 21
6:00 pm

Free
Workshops, February 21, 2019, 02/21/2019, Tax Tips For Freelancers

Lesson | Why Feminist Economics?


This course will present economic concepts from a feminist perspective and critically discuss some assumptions and conclusions of the economic discipline. The overall objective of this course is to allow the students to critically assess some economic statements and understand the gender bias that they carry. The course will start by discussing the social construction of gender and its correlation to class, followed by an overall critique of the discipline of economics. Students will then gain exposure to feminist economic theory and the counterpart concepts necessary to build an economic system that is not gender biased. The topic of the second session will be Why Feminist Economics? The Professor: Luiza Nassif Pires is a Ph.D. candidate in Economics at the New School for Social Research. She holds a Bachelor's and Masters' degree in Economics from the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, her home city. Her specializations are Development Economics, Feminist Economics, Industrial Economics and Macroeconomic Modeling.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Thu, Feb 21
6:00 pm

Free
Lessons, February 21, 2019, 02/21/2019, Why Feminist Economics?

Workshop | Lunchtime Meditation


Take a mid-day pause to refresh your mind and re-establish your center in the midst of bustling city life. Meditation is a powerful tool to eliminate stress, to heal the body, mind, and brain, and to enhance your personal well-being and positive relationship with the world.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Fri, Feb 22
1:00 pm

$10 suggested donation
Workshops, February 22, 2019, 02/22/2019, Lunchtime Meditation

Workshop | Tips To Quit Smoking By A Doctor


If you are willing to quit smoking, this workshop is for you. It is a meeting with others like you who are interested in nicotine cessation and taking back their lives. Get the facts and information you need to stop, with a doctor from NewYork-Presbyterian! 
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Fri, Feb 22
1:00 pm

Free
Workshops, February 22, 2019, 02/22/2019, Tips To Quit Smoking By A Doctor

Workshop | Discovering Health Saving Accounts


Roger Ma discusses what health savings accounts are, the differences between health savings accounts and flexible spending accounts, and strategies people can use to make the most of their health savings account.           Certified financial planner Roger Ma works with individuals and families across the country to help them set and reach their financial goals, live great lives, and achieve peace of mind. Roger also writes for Forbes and is often quoted in the media, in outlets such as CNBC and CNN Money.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Sat, Feb 23
12:00 pm

Free
Workshops, February 23, 2019, 02/23/2019, Discovering Health Saving Accounts

Workshop | Morning Meditation


Balance mind, body, and spirit in this Primordial Sound Meditation led by an instructor. Work with a personal mantra, a specific sound or vibration. Take part in a regular meditation practice that lowers blood pressure, reduces stress, and strengthens the immune system.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Mon, Feb 25
9:45 am

Free
Workshops, February 25, 2019, 02/25/2019, Morning Meditation

Workshop | Lunchtime Meditation


Take a mid-day pause to refresh your mind and re-establish your center in the midst of bustling city life. Meditation is a powerful tool to eliminate stress, to heal the body, mind, and brain, and to enhance your personal well-being and positive relationship with the world.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Mon, Feb 25
1:00 pm

$10 suggested donation
Workshops, February 25, 2019, 02/25/2019, Lunchtime Meditation

Workshop | Dance and sculpt


Move your body to the beat! Have fun while you exercise! Bring a towel or an exercise mat. Come in comfortable clothing. This workshop takes place every Monday.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Mon, Feb 25
5:30 pm

Free
Workshops, February 25, 2019, 02/25/2019, Dance and sculpt

Workshop | iRest Yoga Nidra Practice


Build resiliency and creativity. Rewire your brain to greater ease - and balance your on-the-go life with evidence-based techniques in a non-denominational iRest yoga nidra practice. No previous experience needed. Work clothes are fine: come as you are. They have mats and blankets.
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Mon, Feb 25
5:45 pm

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Workshops, February 25, 2019, 02/25/2019, iRest Yoga Nidra Practice

Workshop | Zumba Jumpstart


A fitness dance party with upbeat Latin music of Salsa, Merengue, Hip Hop and more! Enthusiastic Instruction creates a fun community of dancers who learn new dance steps each week. Bring your friends!
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Tue, Feb 26
10:30 am

Free
Workshops, February 26, 2019, 02/26/2019, Zumba Jumpstart

Workshop | Lunchtime Meditation


Take a mid-day pause to refresh your mind and re-establish your center in the midst of bustling city life. Meditation is a powerful tool to eliminate stress, to heal the body, mind, and brain, and to enhance your personal well-being and positive relationship with the world.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Tue, Feb 26
1:00 pm

$10 suggested donation
Workshops, February 26, 2019, 02/26/2019, Lunchtime Meditation

Workshop | Learn Planning For The Self-Employed Retirement


Ian Weinberg discusses financial tools every business owner needs to keep on a checklist, as well as retirement plan options and strategies for small businesses, professionals, and the self-employed. Ian M. Weinberg has been providing successful families and their companies investment planning and wealth management services for over 30 years.  His investment and financial planning advice appears frequently in financial media such as CNBC.com, The Wall Street Journal, Barron’s, Forbes, and NBC Nightly News.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Tue, Feb 26
3:00 pm

Free
Workshops, February 26, 2019, 02/26/2019, Learn&nbsp;Planning For The Self-Employed Retirement

Workshop | Free-writing workshop


An evening of free-form creative writing! No formal writing experience is required, just enthusiasm and curiosity to see where writing takes you. Each month's Free-Writing workshop will feature a theme to inspire your writing. In our February session, the topic will be food: there's nothing quite like your favorite food, and there's nothing quite like great food writing! Record your culinary experiences using all your senses, our collection of cookbooks, and essays as prompts. This is a relaxed forum to experiment with and strengthen your writing. We offer the option, but not the requirement, to share your work in each session. Come write freely and meet other people who love writing for the sake of writing!
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Tue, Feb 26
6:00 pm

Free
Workshops, February 26, 2019, 02/26/2019, Free-writing workshop

Workshop | How To Do Marketing For Books


During this workshop, Darcie Rowan will discuss all the role of marketing your books and how publicity plays a big part of that strategy. We will discuss on and offline target and guerrilla marketing plus one of the best publicity tools that an author can work with to get reviews on their own. Come prepared with specific questions about your own book's publicity and she will give you pointers on getting more readers. Darcie Rowan has been helping authors and publishers achieve their marketing and publicity goals for more than twenty-five years. Using "big picture marketing," Darcie develops strategies that identify promotional opportunities, branding initiatives, and impactful public relations plans that get results.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Tue, Feb 26
6:00 pm

Free
Workshops, February 26, 2019, 02/26/2019, How To Do Marketing For Books

Workshop | Learn All About LinkedIn


Have some burning questions about LinkedIn? Here's an expert to answer them! Marc W. Halpert turns this session over to you, so you can pose your most puzzling “how-to” questions to him and get concrete marketing ideas from his answers that you can really use.  The session is completely free-form and always elicits a great response, so get the most from it by coming prepared to ask your top questions and leave with concrete steps to wow your prospects and eclipse your competition. LinkedIn coach Marc W. Helpert is the author of two books; LinkedIn Marketing Strategies for Law and Professional Practices and You, Us, Them: LinkedIn Marketing Concepts for Nonprofit Professionals Who Really Want to Make a Difference. His specialty in customized personal LinkedIn coaching has helped individuals in all walks of life and industries.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Tue, Feb 26
6:00 pm

Free
Workshops, February 26, 2019, 02/26/2019, Learn All About LinkedIn

Workshop | Vinyasa Yoga


This Vinyasa style class is designed to unleash your inner warrior. Light meditation and a Vinyasa flow will help students focus on linking breath to movement, building strength and increasing flexibility; all while calming the mind and relaxing the body. This class is open to all level practitioners from beginner to expert yogi. Please bring your own mat & towel. The Instructor: Maggie Frey is a certified yoga instructor with Yoga Alliance, having trained & studied at Loom Yoga Bushwick in 2016-17, and has been teaching at NYPL since 2017. Maggie’s classes prioritize proper alignment and breathing while offering introductory poses accessible to all levels.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Tue, Feb 26
6:15 pm

Free
Workshops, February 26, 2019, 02/26/2019, Vinyasa Yoga

Workshop | Introduction to Meditation


This is an introductory meditation classes were featured in New York Magazine’s top picks (4 stars). Each session is intended to stand alone, attendence at previous sessions is not required. Room is set up with both meditation floor mats and traditional western chairs with back support. No special clothing or equipment is necessary.
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Tue, Feb 26
7:00 pm

$10 suggested donation
Workshops, February 26, 2019, 02/26/2019, Introduction to Meditation

Workshop | Battery Park City Adult Chorus


Directed by Church Street School for Music and Art, the BPC Chorus is open to all adults who love to sing. Learn a mix of contemporary and classic songs, and perform at community events throughout the year.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Wed, Feb 27
1:00 pm

Free
Workshops, February 27, 2019, 02/27/2019, Battery Park City Adult Chorus

Workshop | Chess for all ages


Come learn to play or demonstrate your prowess!
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Wed, Feb 27
1:00 pm

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Workshops, February 27, 2019, 02/27/2019, Chess for all ages

Workshop | Lunchtime Meditation


Take a mid-day pause to refresh your mind and re-establish your center in the midst of bustling city life. Meditation is a powerful tool to eliminate stress, to heal the body, mind, and brain, and to enhance your personal well-being and positive relationship with the world.
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Wed, Feb 27
1:00 pm

$10 suggested donation
Workshops, February 27, 2019, 02/27/2019, Lunchtime Meditation

Workshop | Figure Drawing Workshop


Challenge your artistic skills by drawing the human figure using a variety of materials. Models will strike long and short poses while an artist/educator offers constructive suggestions and critique.
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Wed, Feb 27
2:30 pm

Free
Workshops, February 27, 2019, 02/27/2019, Figure Drawing Workshop

Workshop | Getting Started in Genealogy Research


Start your family history research at NYPL. Learn about the library’s genealogy resources, discover essential research methods and strategies, identify relevant records and how to locate them, and organize your family research information. This class will help guide your investigations, and provide: an overview of library resources an introduction to essential research methods and strategies tips on how to locate relevant records and documents a framework to keep your information organized
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Wed, Feb 27
6:00 pm

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Workshops, February 27, 2019, 02/27/2019, Getting Started in Genealogy Research

Workshop | How to Benefit From A Recruiter For Job Search


The most successful job seekers incorporate several employment strategies to land their next job. One strategy is to enlist the help of a recruiter -- a "matchmaker" who lives and breathes the job search process and introduces qualified candidates to companies with open positions. Staffing agencies recruiters will talk about their experience in the preparation of resumes, the use of cover letters, LinkedIn profiles, and other job search tools. Learn how staffing agencies work and how best to include them in your job search.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Wed, Feb 27
6:00 pm

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Workshops, February 27, 2019, 02/27/2019, How to Benefit From A Recruiter&nbsp;For&nbsp;Job Search

Workshop | Sun Salutations and Intentions Morning Yoga


Starts your day with a morning yoga practice. You will experience luxurious stretching warm-ups, empowering standing poses, and energizing breath work as we align the movements with the inhales and exhales. You will feel more awake, strong, balanced, and positive as a result of this time spent on the mat. Sun Salutations and warrior poses stimulate the seratonin in your brain (the “happy hormone) and improve self-esteem! You will be ready for anything that meets you as your day unfolds. Bring a yoga mat if you have one. You may bring your own coffee or tea.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Thu, Feb 28
6:45 am

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Workshops, February 28, 2019, 02/28/2019, Sun Salutations and Intentions Morning Yoga

Workshop | Essentials for Job Seekers: Interviewing


Looking for a job? Discover what tools to use to find vacancies, learn inside tips from a certified Talent Acquisition Strategist on where to find job postings and what HR is looking for in your application. Laptops will be first-come-first-served; bring your own if you have one. Also bring paper copies of your resume/cover letter, or have the file accessible via email or flash drive. Please do not arrive late interrupting the class.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Thu, Feb 28
11:30 am

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Workshops, February 28, 2019, 02/28/2019, Essentials for Job Seekers: Interviewing

Workshop | Lunchtime Meditation


Take a mid-day pause to refresh your mind and re-establish your center in the midst of bustling city life. Meditation is a powerful tool to eliminate stress, to heal the body, mind, and brain, and to enhance your personal well-being and positive relationship with the world.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Thu, Feb 28
1:00 pm

$10 suggested donation
Workshops, February 28, 2019, 02/28/2019, Lunchtime Meditation

Workshop | Adult Coloring Club


Discover the fun and calming benefits of coloring. Color, relax and enjoy. Coloring supplies will be provided, but participants are welcome to bring their own materials too.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Thu, Feb 28
4:00 pm

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Workshops, February 28, 2019, 02/28/2019, Adult Coloring Club

Workshop | Writer's Circle


This workshop will begin by creating a caring community where participants can talk about who they are as writers. Then, they’ll answer that all important question: how can we develop a daily writing practice that allows us to live our lives while writing, all at the same time? No experience with writing is necessary, just a desire and commitment to make a writing practice part of your life.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Thu, Feb 28
5:15 pm

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Workshops, February 28, 2019, 02/28/2019, Writer's Circle

Workshop | Writers Coalition


A class of writing and sharing work in a supportive and respectful environment. Writers of all genres and levels of experience welcome. No prior writing experience is necessary. Led by Elizabeth Leonard, writer and writing workshop leader certified to lead creative writing workshops with NY Writers Coalition.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Thu, Feb 28
5:30 pm

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Workshops, February 28, 2019, 02/28/2019, Writers Coalition

Workshop | How To Find Your Own Path To Success


What does it mean to be successful? How do you get there? With all the complexities of modern life, our changing economy and digital culture, the markers of success are constantly shifting, confusing  or just plain elusive.  Kristina Leonardi shares tools, tips and insights to help further you along the path to your own personal and professional fulfillment and finding your place in world, no matter how you define success for yourself. Kristina Leonardi is founder of The Women’s Mosaic, a nonprofit organization that promotes intercultural understanding and empowerment among women. Previously, she held the position of Vice President of Sales for a promotion item firm.  She is one of the coaches at NY Women in Communications and is a vetted coach as part of The Muse’s Coach Connect.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Thu, Feb 28
6:00 pm

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Workshops, February 28, 2019, 02/28/2019, How To Find Your Own Path To Success

Lesson | The Economic “Man” and the Household in Economy of Gender


This course will present economic concepts from a feminist perspective and critically discuss some assumptions and conclusions of the economic discipline. The overall objective of this course is to allow the students to critically assess some economic statements and understand the gender bias that they carry. The course will start by discussing the social construction of gender and its correlation to class, followed by an overall critique of the discipline of economics. Students will then gain exposure to feminist economic theory and the counterpart concepts necessary to build an economic system that is not gender biased. The topic of the third session will be The Economic “Man” and the Household. The Professor: Luiza Nassif Pires is a Ph.D. candidate in Economics at the New School for Social Research. She holds a Bachelor's and Masters' degree in Economics from the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, her home city. Her specializations are Development Economics, Feminist Economics, Industrial Economics and Macroeconomic Modeling.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Thu, Feb 28
6:00 pm

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Lessons, February 28, 2019, 02/28/2019, The Economic &ldquo;Man&rdquo; and the Household in Economy of Gender

Workshop | Photography Storytelling


Images can inform, enlighten, delight, and make our world a better place. Anyone can create them, but skill is required to express a personal vision. This course focuses on expressing your personal vision through a blend of teaching, coaching, mentoring on the elementals to Photography. It is about introducing students to the principles of the photographic composition with discussing reference imaging of Master classic works and becoming inspired to create your own photographs for a show exhibit, and, or, to decorate an empty wall in your living room. Material provided: watercolor pencils, paper, pencils, rulers, external USB drives, photo lens cleaner and tissue, sharpeners, professional print x 1 for each student to take home after culminating event. Participants bring their own smartphones, cameras, and ipads. The instructor: Committed to the arts at a very young age, Nefeli played the mandolin and earned degrees in photography and film and media arts. Now a licensed life coach in New York State and certified creativity coach, she helps her clients to lifestyle transformation, to enhance their creativity and wellness and presents her own engaging and transformative workshops in New York City. Nefeli produces narrative films that celebrate the human condition. Upcoming dates are: March 8, 2019, 1 p.m., March 15, 2019, 1 p.m., March 22, 2019, 1 p.m., March 29, 2019, 1 p.m.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Fri, Mar 1
1:00 pm

Free
Workshops, March 01, 2019, 03/01/2019, Photography Storytelling

Workshop | Resume Renovation


John Crant shows how making the cuts necessary to be seen as a stand-out during your job search actually increases the value of the items on your resume. The topics to be discussed are: Resume: New Definition Resume Goals Understanding Stacks of Incoming Resumes The Three Second Test The One Page Resume, Unless It Has To Be Two Value, Value Everywhere, But Nowhere to be Seen Degrees of Degrees The Headless Horseman: Don’t Send a Word Doc John Crant has been speaking and educating through his seminar series at Corporate Events, with the YMCA in NYC, at The New York Public Library’s Job Search Central, his specially designed series is now coming to colleges and universities to teach the Secrets to Launching Your Career in a Changed Job Market and his Corporate Programs help teams excel.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Sat, Mar 2
11:00 am

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Workshops, March 02, 2019, 03/02/2019, Resume Renovation

Workshop | What is Zoning?


Zoning law regulates land use across the city and shapes buildings, blocks, and whole neighborhoods. How does it work? Why is it so controversial? This interactive workshop helps explain the zoning of density, bulk, land use, and how proposed rezonings could affect your neighborhood. Learn the basics (or build up to topics like inclusionary and contextual zoning) while maxing out your lot with plastic block buildings or laying out a brand new city.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Sat, Mar 2
11:00 am

$5
Workshops, March 02, 2019, 03/02/2019, What is Zoning?

Lesson | New York City Food History - Restaurants: Eating and Experimenting


This class is an introduction to the food history of New York City, telling the stories of the edible goods produced, consumed, and venerated in homes and restaurants within the five boroughs. The history of restaurants, the meals of the wealthy and those of the working class, and the foodstuffs on all these plates will be explored. New York City is a city of immigrants, and these diverse groups from around the globe have contributed to a constantly evolving definition of urban food culture. The topic of the third week will be Restaurants: Eating and Experimenting. New York City is a restaurant town. How did this come about? The histories of restaurants and restaurant fare both famous (The Waldorf salad) and mundane (diner hash) will be explored, and the impact of immigration on dining choices will be discussed. The Professor: Dr. Shayne Figueroa is a food historian and recently earned her PhD in Food Studies from New York University. Her dissertation examines the social history of the school lunch program in New York City during the postwar period. Shayne has taught undergraduate courses at NYU (Food Issues in Contemporary Society), The New School (Introduction to Food Studies; Kids and Food), and Sterling College.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Sat, Mar 2
3:00 pm

Free
Lessons, March 02, 2019, 03/02/2019, New York City Food History - Restaurants: Eating and Experimenting

Workshop | Morning Meditation


Balance mind, body, and spirit in this Primordial Sound Meditation led by an instructor. Work with a personal mantra, a specific sound or vibration. Take part in a regular meditation practice that lowers blood pressure, reduces stress, and strengthens the immune system.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Mon, Mar 4
9:45 am

Free
Workshops, March 04, 2019, 03/04/2019, Morning Meditation

Workshop | Zumba Jumpstart


A fitness dance party with upbeat Latin music of Salsa, Merengue, Hip Hop and more! Enthusiastic Instruction creates a fun community of dancers who learn new dance steps each week. Bring your friends!
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Tue, Mar 5
10:30 am

Free
Workshops, March 05, 2019, 03/05/2019, Zumba Jumpstart

Workshop | Resume Help


Applying for a job? Update your resume, or even start from scratch. Learn how to craft a resume that will help you land that interview.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Tue, Mar 5
11:00 am

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Workshops, March 05, 2019, 03/05/2019, Resume Help

Workshop | Facilitate Your Speaking Skills


The purpose of the class is to facilitate speaking skills and to allow people to focus on the process of expressing themselves, more effectively and more creatively. The class would consist of two parts: various vocal exercises: simple movement or stretching, including the use of breathing techniques. focus on individual/creative goals of attendees with a help of meditative, creative visualization.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Tue, Mar 5
6:00 pm

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Workshops, March 05, 2019, 03/05/2019, Facilitate Your Speaking Skills

Workshop | Reconceiving Environmental Justice


This five-week course introduces students to the history, concept, and movement of environmental justice. Students will learn about environmental justice from the perspective of race and gender, and study the role of community action in achieving environmental justice. As part of the course, students will identify projects that involve putting environmental justice principles into neighborhood action. The topic of the third week will be Reconceiving Environmental Justice. The Professor: José Gálvez Contreras is a PhD candidate in Public and Urban Policy at The New School. His dissertation focuses on the intersection of environmental justice and green jobs. He earned two master’s degrees, one in public and urban policy, and one in environmental law and policy, José has extensive experience in small business development, community organizing, and political engagement.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Tue, Mar 5
6:00 pm

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Workshops, March 05, 2019, 03/05/2019, Reconceiving Environmental Justice

Workshop | Vinyasa Yoga


This Vinyasa style class is designed to unleash your inner warrior. Light meditation and a Vinyasa flow will help students focus on linking breath to movement, building strength and increasing flexibility; all while calming the mind and relaxing the body. This class is open to all level practitioners from beginner to expert yogi. Please bring your own mat & towel. The Instructor: Maggie Frey is a certified yoga instructor with Yoga Alliance, having trained & studied at Loom Yoga Bushwick in 2016-17, and has been teaching at NYPL since 2017. Maggie’s classes prioritize proper alignment and breathing while offering introductory poses accessible to all levels.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Tue, Mar 5
6:15 pm

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Workshops, March 05, 2019, 03/05/2019, Vinyasa Yoga

Workshop | Meditation for Healthy Living


Join Dr. Andrew Vidich, author, educator, consultant and international speaker who has been practicing meditation for over 40 years. Andrew Vidich, PhD will present research on how meditation can improve our physical, mental and spiritual health. He will present effective methods for creating a more satisfying lifestyle including harmonious relationships and a deep sense of peace. In this presentation, you will learn effective strategies and a simple but profound meditation technique that will help remove stress and worry. The audience will have a chance to practice this simple technique that can reduce stress, enhance relaxation and promote inner growth.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Wed, Mar 6
12:00 pm

Free
Workshops, March 06, 2019, 03/06/2019, Meditation for Healthy Living

Workshop | Battery Park City Adult Chorus


Directed by Church Street School for Music and Art, the BPC Chorus is open to all adults who love to sing. Learn a mix of contemporary and classic songs, and perform at community events throughout the year.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Wed, Mar 6
1:00 pm

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Workshops, March 06, 2019, 03/06/2019, Battery Park City Adult Chorus

Workshop | Genealogy research with maps


New York Public Library’s Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division collections are national and international in scope, and comprise 433,000 maps and 20,000 books and atlases, an invaluable resource for genealogists the world over. This class will describe how maps in the collections of The New York Public Library can be used to drive genealogical research and illustrate family histories.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Wed, Mar 6
2:00 pm

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Workshops, March 06, 2019, 03/06/2019, Genealogy research with maps

Workshop | Figure Drawing Workshop


Challenge your artistic skills by drawing the human figure using a variety of materials. Models will strike long and short poses while an artist/educator offers constructive suggestions and critique.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Wed, Mar 6
2:30 pm

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Workshops, March 06, 2019, 03/06/2019, Figure Drawing Workshop

Workshop | Sun Salutations and Intentions Morning Yoga


Starts your day with a morning yoga practice. You will experience luxurious stretching warm-ups, empowering standing poses, and energizing breath work as we align the movements with the inhales and exhales. You will feel more awake, strong, balanced, and positive as a result of this time spent on the mat. Sun Salutations and warrior poses stimulate the seratonin in your brain (the “happy hormone) and improve self-esteem! You will be ready for anything that meets you as your day unfolds. Bring a yoga mat if you have one. You may bring your own coffee or tea.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Thu, Mar 7
6:45 am

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Workshops, March 07, 2019, 03/07/2019, Sun Salutations and Intentions Morning Yoga

Lesson | Labor and Gender Segregation


This course will present economic concepts from a feminist perspective and critically discuss some assumptions and conclusions of the economic discipline. The overall objective of this course is to allow the students to critically assess some economic statements and understand the gender bias that they carry. The course will start by discussing the social construction of gender and its correlation to class, followed by an overall critique of the discipline of economics. Students will then gain exposure to feminist economic theory and the counterpart concepts necessary to build an economic system that is not gender biased. The topic of the fourth session will be Labor and Gender Segregation. The Professor: Luiza Nassif Pires is a Ph.D. candidate in Economics at the New School for Social Research. She holds a Bachelor's and Masters' degree in Economics from the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, her home city. Her specializations are Development Economics, Feminist Economics, Industrial Economics and Macroeconomic Modeling.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Thu, Mar 7
6:00 pm

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Lessons, March 07, 2019, 03/07/2019, Labor and Gender Segregation

Workshop | Photography Storytelling


Images can inform, enlighten, delight, and make our world a better place. Anyone can create them, but skill is required to express a personal vision. This course focuses on expressing your personal vision through a blend of teaching, coaching, mentoring on the elementals to Photography. It is about introducing students to the principles of the photographic composition with discussing reference imaging of Master classic works and becoming inspired to create your own photographs for a show exhibit, and, or, to decorate an empty wall in your living room. Material provided: watercolor pencils, paper, pencils, rulers, external USB drives, photo lens cleaner and tissue, sharpeners, professional print x 1 for each student to take home after culminating event. Participants bring their own smartphones, cameras, and ipads. The instructor: Committed to the arts at a very young age, Nefeli played the mandolin and earned degrees in photography and film and media arts. Now a licensed life coach in New York State and certified creativity coach, she helps her clients to lifestyle transformation, to enhance their creativity and wellness and presents her own engaging and transformative workshops in New York City. Nefeli produces narrative films that celebrate the human condition. Upcoming dates are: March 8, 2019, 1 p.m., March 15, 2019, 1 p.m., March 22, 2019, 1 p.m., March 29, 2019, 1 p.m.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Fri, Mar 8
1:00 pm

Free
Workshops, March 08, 2019, 03/08/2019, Photography Storytelling

Workshop | What is Zoning?


Zoning law regulates land use across the city and shapes buildings, blocks, and whole neighborhoods. How does it work? Why is it so controversial? This interactive workshop helps explain the zoning of density, bulk, land use, and how proposed rezonings could affect your neighborhood. Learn the basics (or build up to topics like inclusionary and contextual zoning) while maxing out your lot with plastic block buildings or laying out a brand new city.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Sat, Mar 9
11:00 am

$5
Workshops, March 09, 2019, 03/09/2019, What is Zoning?

Lesson | New York City Food History - Iconic New York City Foods


This class is an introduction to the food history of New York City, telling the stories of the edible goods produced, consumed, and venerated in homes and restaurants within the five boroughs. The history of restaurants, the meals of the wealthy and those of the working class, and the foodstuffs on all these plates will be explored. New York City is a city of immigrants, and these diverse groups from around the globe have contributed to a constantly evolving definition of urban food culture. The topic of the fourth week will be Iconic New York City Foods. Apples. Pizza. Bagels. Oysters. Falafel. Cheesecake. Hotdogs. What makes a food iconic? New York City is home to over 8million people, and almost as many opinions about what can be considered an iconic New York City food. The class will be concluded with a debate and discussion about historically iconic foods and contemporary contenders. The Professor: Dr. Shayne Figueroa is a food historian and recently earned her PhD in Food Studies from New York University. Her dissertation examines the social history of the school lunch program in New York City during the postwar period. Shayne has taught undergraduate courses at NYU (Food Issues in Contemporary Society), The New School (Introduction to Food Studies; Kids and Food), and Sterling College.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Sat, Mar 9
3:00 pm

Free
Lessons, March 09, 2019, 03/09/2019, New York City Food History - Iconic New York City Foods

Workshop | Morning Meditation


Balance mind, body, and spirit in this Primordial Sound Meditation led by an instructor. Work with a personal mantra, a specific sound or vibration. Take part in a regular meditation practice that lowers blood pressure, reduces stress, and strengthens the immune system.
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Mon, Mar 11
9:45 am

Free
Workshops, March 11, 2019, 03/11/2019, Morning Meditation

Workshop | Zumba Jumpstart


A fitness dance party with upbeat Latin music of Salsa, Merengue, Hip Hop and more! Enthusiastic Instruction creates a fun community of dancers who learn new dance steps each week. Bring your friends!
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Tue, Mar 12
10:30 am

Free
Workshops, March 12, 2019, 03/12/2019, Zumba Jumpstart

Workshop | Resume Help


Applying for a job? Update your resume, or even start from scratch. Learn how to craft a resume that will help you land that interview.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Tue, Mar 12
11:00 am

Free
Workshops, March 12, 2019, 03/12/2019, Resume Help

Workshop | Citizen Participation in Environmental Justice


This five-week course introduces students to the history, concept, and movement of environmental justice. Students will learn about environmental justice from the perspective of race and gender, and study the role of community action in achieving environmental justice. As part of the course, students will identify projects that involve putting environmental justice principles into neighborhood action. The topic of the fourth week will be Citizen Participation in Environmental Justice. The Professor: José Gálvez Contreras is a PhD candidate in Public and Urban Policy at The New School. His dissertation focuses on the intersection of environmental justice and green jobs. He earned two master’s degrees, one in public and urban policy, and one in environmental law and policy, José has extensive experience in small business development, community organizing, and political engagement.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Tue, Mar 12
6:00 pm

Free
Workshops, March 12, 2019, 03/12/2019, Citizen Participation in Environmental Justice

Workshop | Battery Park City Adult Chorus


Directed by Church Street School for Music and Art, the BPC Chorus is open to all adults who love to sing. Learn a mix of contemporary and classic songs, and perform at community events throughout the year.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Wed, Mar 13
1:00 pm

Free
Workshops, March 13, 2019, 03/13/2019, Battery Park City Adult Chorus

Workshop | Figure Drawing Workshop


Challenge your artistic skills by drawing the human figure using a variety of materials. Models will strike long and short poses while an artist/educator offers constructive suggestions and critique.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Wed, Mar 13
2:30 pm

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Workshops, March 13, 2019, 03/13/2019, Figure Drawing Workshop

Workshop | Learn how to tell stories that sell you


People who might hire you and people whose support you want need to know that you can do the job, whatever it is. The easiest way for them to know you can do the job is to tell them about when you did the job before and the best way to tell them that is to tell them a story. Career coach Win Sheffield, will give a lecture on how to pick and deliver stories that will convey the message of your value in a compelling way, so you will be asked to the next interview. Topics covered will include: * Identify good stories to tell: What Hollywood can teach us about telling our story * Isolate the messages you want to deliver * Learn techniques to deliver your message with clarity and purpose
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Wed, Mar 13
6:00 pm

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Workshops, March 13, 2019, 03/13/2019, Learn how to tell stories that sell you

Workshop | Sun Salutations and Intentions Morning Yoga


Starts your day with a morning yoga practice. You will experience luxurious stretching warm-ups, empowering standing poses, and energizing breath work as we align the movements with the inhales and exhales. You will feel more awake, strong, balanced, and positive as a result of this time spent on the mat. Sun Salutations and warrior poses stimulate the seratonin in your brain (the “happy hormone) and improve self-esteem! You will be ready for anything that meets you as your day unfolds. Bring a yoga mat if you have one. You may bring your own coffee or tea.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Thu, Mar 14
6:45 am

$5 requested donation...
Workshops, March 14, 2019, 03/14/2019, Sun Salutations and Intentions Morning Yoga

Workshop | Photography Storytelling


Images can inform, enlighten, delight, and make our world a better place. Anyone can create them, but skill is required to express a personal vision. This course focuses on expressing your personal vision through a blend of teaching, coaching, mentoring on the elementals to Photography. It is about introducing students to the principles of the photographic composition with discussing reference imaging of Master classic works and becoming inspired to create your own photographs for a show exhibit, and, or, to decorate an empty wall in your living room. Material provided: watercolor pencils, paper, pencils, rulers, external USB drives, photo lens cleaner and tissue, sharpeners, professional print x 1 for each student to take home after culminating event. Participants bring their own smartphones, cameras, and ipads. The instructor: Committed to the arts at a very young age, Nefeli played the mandolin and earned degrees in photography and film and media arts. Now a licensed life coach in New York State and certified creativity coach, she helps her clients to lifestyle transformation, to enhance their creativity and wellness and presents her own engaging and transformative workshops in New York City. Nefeli produces narrative films that celebrate the human condition. Upcoming dates are: March 8, 2019, 1 p.m., March 15, 2019, 1 p.m., March 22, 2019, 1 p.m., March 29, 2019, 1 p.m.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Fri, Mar 15
1:00 pm

Free
Workshops, March 15, 2019, 03/15/2019, Photography Storytelling

Workshop | Morning Meditation


Balance mind, body, and spirit in this Primordial Sound Meditation led by an instructor. Work with a personal mantra, a specific sound or vibration. Take part in a regular meditation practice that lowers blood pressure, reduces stress, and strengthens the immune system.
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Mon, Mar 18
9:45 am

Free
Workshops, March 18, 2019, 03/18/2019, Morning Meditation

Workshop | Zumba Jumpstart


A fitness dance party with upbeat Latin music of Salsa, Merengue, Hip Hop and more! Enthusiastic Instruction creates a fun community of dancers who learn new dance steps each week. Bring your friends!
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Tue, Mar 19
10:30 am

Free
Workshops, March 19, 2019, 03/19/2019, Zumba Jumpstart

Workshop | Resume Help


Applying for a job? Update your resume, or even start from scratch. Learn how to craft a resume that will help you land that interview.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Tue, Mar 19
11:00 am

Free
Workshops, March 19, 2019, 03/19/2019, Resume Help

Workshop | Community Action for Environmental Justice


This five-week course introduces students to the history, concept, and movement of environmental justice. Students will learn about environmental justice from the perspective of race and gender, and study the role of community action in achieving environmental justice. As part of the course, students will identify projects that involve putting environmental justice principles into neighborhood action. The topic of the fifth week will be Community Action for Environmental Justice. The Professor: José Gálvez Contreras is a PhD candidate in Public and Urban Policy at The New School. His dissertation focuses on the intersection of environmental justice and green jobs. He earned two master’s degrees, one in public and urban policy, and one in environmental law and policy, José has extensive experience in small business development, community organizing, and political engagement.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Tue, Mar 19
6:00 pm

Free
Workshops, March 19, 2019, 03/19/2019, Community Action for Environmental Justice

Workshop | Vinyasa Yoga


This Vinyasa style class is designed to unleash your inner warrior. Light meditation and a Vinyasa flow will help students focus on linking breath to movement, building strength and increasing flexibility; all while calming the mind and relaxing the body. This class is open to all level practitioners from beginner to expert yogi. Please bring your own mat & towel. The Instructor: Maggie Frey is a certified yoga instructor with Yoga Alliance, having trained & studied at Loom Yoga Bushwick in 2016-17, and has been teaching at NYPL since 2017. Maggie’s classes prioritize proper alignment and breathing while offering introductory poses accessible to all levels.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Tue, Mar 19
6:15 pm

Free
Workshops, March 19, 2019, 03/19/2019, Vinyasa Yoga

Workshop | Battery Park City Adult Chorus


Directed by Church Street School for Music and Art, the BPC Chorus is open to all adults who love to sing. Learn a mix of contemporary and classic songs, and perform at community events throughout the year.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Wed, Mar 20
1:00 pm

Free
Workshops, March 20, 2019, 03/20/2019, Battery Park City Adult Chorus

Workshop | Figure Drawing Workshop


Challenge your artistic skills by drawing the human figure using a variety of materials. Models will strike long and short poses while an artist/educator offers constructive suggestions and critique.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Wed, Mar 20
2:30 pm

Free
Workshops, March 20, 2019, 03/20/2019, Figure Drawing Workshop

Workshop | Sun Salutations and Intentions Morning Yoga


Starts your day with a morning yoga practice. You will experience luxurious stretching warm-ups, empowering standing poses, and energizing breath work as we align the movements with the inhales and exhales. You will feel more awake, strong, balanced, and positive as a result of this time spent on the mat. Sun Salutations and warrior poses stimulate the seratonin in your brain (the “happy hormone) and improve self-esteem! You will be ready for anything that meets you as your day unfolds. Bring a yoga mat if you have one. You may bring your own coffee or tea.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Thu, Mar 21
6:45 am

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Workshops, March 21, 2019, 03/21/2019, Sun Salutations and Intentions Morning Yoga

Workshop | Photography Storytelling


Images can inform, enlighten, delight, and make our world a better place. Anyone can create them, but skill is required to express a personal vision. This course focuses on expressing your personal vision through a blend of teaching, coaching, mentoring on the elementals to Photography. It is about introducing students to the principles of the photographic composition with discussing reference imaging of Master classic works and becoming inspired to create your own photographs for a show exhibit, and, or, to decorate an empty wall in your living room. Material provided: watercolor pencils, paper, pencils, rulers, external USB drives, photo lens cleaner and tissue, sharpeners, professional print x 1 for each student to take home after culminating event. Participants bring their own smartphones, cameras, and ipads. The instructor: Committed to the arts at a very young age, Nefeli played the mandolin and earned degrees in photography and film and media arts. Now a licensed life coach in New York State and certified creativity coach, she helps her clients to lifestyle transformation, to enhance their creativity and wellness and presents her own engaging and transformative workshops in New York City. Nefeli produces narrative films that celebrate the human condition. Upcoming dates are: March 8, 2019, 1 p.m., March 15, 2019, 1 p.m., March 22, 2019, 1 p.m., March 29, 2019, 1 p.m.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Fri, Mar 22
1:00 pm

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Workshops, March 22, 2019, 03/22/2019, Photography Storytelling

Workshop | Morning Meditation


Balance mind, body, and spirit in this Primordial Sound Meditation led by an instructor. Work with a personal mantra, a specific sound or vibration. Take part in a regular meditation practice that lowers blood pressure, reduces stress, and strengthens the immune system.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Mon, Mar 25
9:45 am

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Workshops, March 25, 2019, 03/25/2019, Morning Meditation

Workshop | Mediation: The Secret to a Peaceful Life


The scientific community has recently been exploring the use of meditation as a healing modality. Join Dr. Vidich, PhD author, educator, consultant and international speaker as he discusses the extraordinary effect of meditation to reduce stress-related responses, improve concentration, enhance clarity of thought and mental equilibrium. He will also present a simple, yet powerful meditation technique that can enrich one’s life personally, professionally and spiritually.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Mon, Mar 25
5:30 pm

Free
Workshops, March 25, 2019, 03/25/2019, Mediation: The Secret to a Peaceful Life

Workshop | Zumba Jumpstart


A fitness dance party with upbeat Latin music of Salsa, Merengue, Hip Hop and more! Enthusiastic Instruction creates a fun community of dancers who learn new dance steps each week. Bring your friends!
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Tue, Mar 26
10:30 am

Free
Workshops, March 26, 2019, 03/26/2019, Zumba Jumpstart

Workshop | Resume Help


Applying for a job? Update your resume, or even start from scratch. Learn how to craft a resume that will help you land that interview.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Tue, Mar 26
11:00 am

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Workshops, March 26, 2019, 03/26/2019, Resume Help

Workshop | Finding and using federal government information sources


Are you a journalist on deadline looking to find a specific government document, a student looking for a historical report produced by a federal agency, or a librarian brushing up on your knowledge of reference sources on government information? In this workshop we will walk through the major resources available to help you understand how federal government documents are produced and distributed, and where to start your research into government information sources. The first of three workshops. Future workshops: Finding and Using State and Local Government Information Sources, and Finding and Using International Government Information Sources.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Tue, Mar 26
2:00 pm

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Workshops, March 26, 2019, 03/26/2019, Finding and using federal government information sources

Workshop | Vinyasa Yoga


This Vinyasa style class is designed to unleash your inner warrior. Light meditation and a Vinyasa flow will help students focus on linking breath to movement, building strength and increasing flexibility; all while calming the mind and relaxing the body. This class is open to all level practitioners from beginner to expert yogi. Please bring your own mat & towel. The Instructor: Maggie Frey is a certified yoga instructor with Yoga Alliance, having trained & studied at Loom Yoga Bushwick in 2016-17, and has been teaching at NYPL since 2017. Maggie’s classes prioritize proper alignment and breathing while offering introductory poses accessible to all levels.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Tue, Mar 26
6:15 pm

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Workshops, March 26, 2019, 03/26/2019, Vinyasa Yoga

Workshop | Battery Park City Adult Chorus


Directed by Church Street School for Music and Art, the BPC Chorus is open to all adults who love to sing. Learn a mix of contemporary and classic songs, and perform at community events throughout the year.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Wed, Mar 27
1:00 pm

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Workshops, March 27, 2019, 03/27/2019, Battery Park City Adult Chorus

Workshop | Figure Drawing Workshop


Challenge your artistic skills by drawing the human figure using a variety of materials. Models will strike long and short poses while an artist/educator offers constructive suggestions and critique.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Wed, Mar 27
2:30 pm

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Workshops, March 27, 2019, 03/27/2019, Figure Drawing Workshop

Workshop | Sun Salutations and Intentions Morning Yoga


Starts your day with a morning yoga practice. You will experience luxurious stretching warm-ups, empowering standing poses, and energizing breath work as we align the movements with the inhales and exhales. You will feel more awake, strong, balanced, and positive as a result of this time spent on the mat. Sun Salutations and warrior poses stimulate the seratonin in your brain (the “happy hormone) and improve self-esteem! You will be ready for anything that meets you as your day unfolds. Bring a yoga mat if you have one. You may bring your own coffee or tea.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Thu, Mar 28
6:45 am

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Workshops, March 28, 2019, 03/28/2019, Sun Salutations and Intentions Morning Yoga

Workshop | Learn How To Prepare A Good Resume 


In the job market, the resume is essential and there are as many ideas of how to do it as there are people.  Coach Win Sheffield will guide you to create a resume that serves you, that conveys your value and that sells you.  Attending this talk you will learn how to make a resume that is as good as it needs to be and in which you can have confidence.  You will learn how to: * Create a resume that creates a strong impression in 10 seconds * Shape your message to appeal to your target audience * Deal with gaps, too much experience, too little experience and other potential issues
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Thu, Mar 28
6:30 pm

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Workshops, March 28, 2019, 03/28/2019, Learn How To Prepare A&nbsp;Good Resume&nbsp;

Workshop | Photography Storytelling


Images can inform, enlighten, delight, and make our world a better place. Anyone can create them, but skill is required to express a personal vision. This course focuses on expressing your personal vision through a blend of teaching, coaching, mentoring on the elementals to Photography. It is about introducing students to the principles of the photographic composition with discussing reference imaging of Master classic works and becoming inspired to create your own photographs for a show exhibit, and, or, to decorate an empty wall in your living room. Material provided: watercolor pencils, paper, pencils, rulers, external USB drives, photo lens cleaner and tissue, sharpeners, professional print x 1 for each student to take home after culminating event. Participants bring their own smartphones, cameras, and ipads. The instructor: Committed to the arts at a very young age, Nefeli played the mandolin and earned degrees in photography and film and media arts. Now a licensed life coach in New York State and certified creativity coach, she helps her clients to lifestyle transformation, to enhance their creativity and wellness and presents her own engaging and transformative workshops in New York City. Nefeli produces narrative films that celebrate the human condition. Upcoming dates are: March 8, 2019, 1 p.m., March 15, 2019, 1 p.m., March 22, 2019, 1 p.m., March 29, 2019, 1 p.m.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Fri, Mar 29
1:00 pm

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Workshops, March 29, 2019, 03/29/2019, Photography Storytelling

Workshop | Morning Meditation


Balance mind, body, and spirit in this Primordial Sound Meditation led by an instructor. Work with a personal mantra, a specific sound or vibration. Take part in a regular meditation practice that lowers blood pressure, reduces stress, and strengthens the immune system.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Mon, Apr 1
9:45 am

Free
Workshops, April 01, 2019, 04/01/2019, Morning Meditation

Workshop | Zumba Jumpstart


A fitness dance party with upbeat Latin music of Salsa, Merengue, Hip Hop and more! Enthusiastic Instruction creates a fun community of dancers who learn new dance steps each week. Bring your friends!
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Tue, Apr 2
10:30 am

Free
Workshops, April 02, 2019, 04/02/2019, Zumba Jumpstart

Workshop | Battery Park City Adult Chorus


Directed by Church Street School for Music and Art, the BPC Chorus is open to all adults who love to sing. Learn a mix of contemporary and classic songs, and perform at community events throughout the year.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Wed, Apr 3
1:00 pm

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Workshops, April 03, 2019, 04/03/2019, Battery Park City Adult Chorus

Workshop | Morning Meditation


Balance mind, body, and spirit in this Primordial Sound Meditation led by an instructor. Work with a personal mantra, a specific sound or vibration. Take part in a regular meditation practice that lowers blood pressure, reduces stress, and strengthens the immune system.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Mon, Apr 8
9:45 am

Free
Workshops, April 08, 2019, 04/08/2019, Morning Meditation

Workshop | How To Introduce Yourself For A Good Career


How do you meet people and how do you tell them what they need to hear so they know how to help you move your career forward? Coach Win Sheffield will begin the evening with tips on how to present yourself comfortably in a few short sentences (an elevator pitch) to engage your listeners. You will then have the opportunity to meet with others and practice your pitch. It is useful to come prepared with business cards or index cards with your contact information.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Tue, Apr 16
6:00 pm

Free
Workshops, April 16, 2019, 04/16/2019, How To Introduce Yourself For A Good Career

Workshop | Rethinking on the job market


Based on what we see in ads, it is easy to assume that to get a job we have to become something that we do not want to be. And so, we end up searching for something we do not want and will be unhappy in if we get it. Career coach Win Sheffield will address how to turn this situation around by dispelling some common misconceptions about the job market and providing practical approaches to develop an effective job campaign. The seminar will cover: * Seeing the job market from the employer’s point of view * Managing a job campaign that explores multiple targets * Approaching your network without a specific idea of your direction
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Wed, Apr 24
6:00 pm

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Workshops, April 24, 2019, 04/24/2019, Rethinking on the job market

Workshop | Thinking on career issues


The job market is constantly changing – and so are we. As a result we are often interested in changing jobs, or required by circumstance to change careers. Yet without exposure to other areas, it is easy to assume there is no way for us to do something different. Coach Win Sheffield will adress how we can bring value to a new industry or to a new field. Learn how breadth of experience can be a competitive advantage in a changing marketplace. The session will cover: * Approaches to discover what we want to do * How to research options we are considering * Why ads demand prior experience and how to change anyway * How to adapt your experience to new fields * Set priorities for the career options you will pursue
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Wed, May 15
6:00 pm

Free
Workshops, May 15, 2019, 05/15/2019, Thinking on career issues

Workshop | Career issues in summer


It’s summer. You have your priorities and they involve the out of doors and water. And yet, there is that little voice at the back of your head saying: "I know I need a job and when the fall comes I will really want to be working . . ." Why not do both? Summer is a time when work slows down and September is one of the biggest hiring months. Summer is the time to develop relationships. Not all career activity has to be in a business suit. Coach Win Sheffield will adress how to: * Introduce your business self around the pool * Organize your time to allow for fun and work * Tell entertaining work stories for informal occasions
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Sat, Jun 1
12:00 pm

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Workshops, June 01, 2019, 06/01/2019, Career issues in summer
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Classical Music | Sacred choral works by Vaughan Williams and more

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Performance | Emmy winning comedian

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