Out & About

| 18 Apr 2016 | 05:07

    Thu 21

    Community Board 2 MeetingScholastic Building, 557 Broadway

    6:30 p.m.

    Reports from the chairperson, district manager, borough president and standing committees. Speaker cards will not be accepted after 7 p.m.

    212-979-2272. www.nyc.gov/html/mancb2

    Witness BahrainAlwan for the Arts, 16 Beaver St.

    7 p.m. $5, $10

    Film screening. Witness Bahrain is an award-winning documentary film that takes an in-depth look inside the Gulf Kingdom of Bahrain two years after pro-democracy uprisings.

    646-732-3261. www.alwanforthearts.org

    Fri 22

    ‘A Chorus Line’Pace University, 1 Pace Plaza

    7:30 p.m. $5, $15

    Pace School of Performing Arts presents A Chorus Line, the musical-vérité about a chorus audition for a Broadway musical.

    212-346-1715. www.pace.edu/schimmel

    Grey Art Gallery Exhibit: Art for Every Home100 Washington Square East

    11 a.m.-6 p.m. $3

    Art for Every Home: Associated American Artists, 1934–2000 provides the first comprehensive and critical overview of Associated American Artists, the commercial enterprise best known as the publisher of prints by Thomas Hart Benton, John Steuart Curry and Grant Wood.

    212-998-6780. www.nyu.edu/greyart

    Sat 23

    Art Gallery Tour195 Chyrstie St.

    1 p.m. $25

    A tour led by Rafael Risemberg visits seven modern art galleries in the downtown center for contemporary art.

    212-946-1548. www.nygallerytours.com

    Hamilton: The Scavenger HuntWatson Adventures, Battery Park

    1 p.m.-3 p.m. $25

    Join Watson Adventures on a unique scavenger hunt featuring Alexander Hamilton! Follow in Alexander Hamilton’s footsteps through the streets of Lower Manhattan, from Wall Street to Battery Park, to discover the places where the feisty Founding Father worked, played, debated, fought and planned his fatal duel.

    877-946-4868. www.watsonadventures.com

    Sun 24

    Agritourism Showcase: Vineyards, Orchards & MoreSouth Street Seaport, Pier 17

    11 a.m.-5 p.m. Free

    A free family-friendly event of food samples and beverage tastings featuring local craft brewers, farmers and regional travel destinations within a day’s drive or train ride of New York City.


    9/11 Memorial 5K Run/WalkIntersection of Albany Street and Greenwich Street

    8 a.m.-12 p.m. $20-$35

    Registration is now open for the fourth annual 9/11 Memorial 5K Run/Walk and Community Day. The event begins at Pier 26 in Tribeca and takes participants through scenic Battery Park along the waterfront esplanade before finishing near the 9/11 Memorial and Museum.

    212-312-8800. www.911memorial.org/5k-runwalk-community-day

    Mon 25

    Where Do Physics and Philosophy Intersect?New York Academy of Sciences, 7 World Trade Center

    7 p.m.-8:30 p.m. $5-$15

    A distinguished panel including writer Jim Holt, philosopher David Z. Albert and science writer Kate Becker discuss the philosophical meaning of the theories of modern physics.


    New York City’s Taste of the Nation for No Kid HungryTaste of the Nation, 225 Liberty St.

    6 p.m.-9 p.m. $250

    The annual tasting event will feature the city’s top chefs, sommeliers and mixologists united for a cause: making sure all children in this country get the healthy food they need, every day. Proceeds from the event benefit No Kid Hungry’s work to end childhood hunger in America.


    Tue 26

    Manhattan Community Board 1 MeetingGovernors Island Ferry Terminal, 10 South St.

    6 p.m. Free

    Photo ID is required to enter building. Please notify CB1 two days in advance, if wheelchair access is required.

    212-669-7970. www.nyc.gov/html/mancb1/

    Hollywood and the New Cold WarThe New School, various locations

    4 p.m.-7 p.m. Free

    To mark the 25th anniversary of the end of the Cold War, the Graduate Program in International Affairs at the Milano School of International Affairs, Management, and Urban Policy hosts a series of panel discussions and film screenings.


    Wed 27

    (In)verse: Poets Translate Each OtherPoet’s House, 10 River Terrace

    7 p.m.-8 p.m. Free

    To celebrate National Poetry Month, hear from poets who translate each other’s work.

    212-431-7920. www.poetshouse.org

    Kimberly Bartosik/DaelaGibney Dance, 280 Broadway

    8 p.m. $12, $15

    Kimberly Bartosik’s new duet for Joanna Kotze and Lance Gries, “Étroits sont les Vaisseaux,” is an homage to Anselm Kiefer’s 82-foot long, undulating, wave-like sculpture of the same name.