Toast to WavertreeSouth Street Seaport Museum, 16 East River Piers
6:30-8:30 p.m. $250-$1,000
Celebrate the $13 million restoration of the historic ship Wavertree with a classy night of entertainment and refreshments
Black Votes MatterHousing Works Bookstore Café, 126 Crosby St.
7-9 p.m. Free
Engage in a discussion with Nikole Hannah-Jones, Jamilah Lemieux and other journalists about President Obama’s tenure
New York City’s #1 Brazilian PartySound of Brazil, 204 Varick St.
10 p.m.-4 a.m.
Enjoy a night of actual Brazilian partying with all the components to make it an authentic time: sambaing, funk, black light and much more.
Movie NightVillage Zendo, 588 Broadway
7:30-9 p.m. Free
Check out the short documentary by John Ankele “One Body One Heart” about pancreatic cancer.
Your City, Your Voice Activist TrainingTransportation Alternatives, 111 John St.
11 a.m.-6 p.m. $10 waivable registration
Learn alongside local activists from organizations throughout New York City about how to empower a community
Metamorphosis ReadingPoets House, 10 River Terrace
2-5 p.m. Free
Listen to poet Barbara Guest read her works, and hear first-hand about her friendship with painter Fay Lansner
Deepavali FestivalAssociation of Indians in America, Pier 16 South St. Seaport
Noon-10 p.m. Free
Enjoy the Deepavali Festival, also known as Diwali, which celebrates the triumph of good over evil
Photowalk IIIOculus, 4 World Trade Center
3-5:30 p.m. Free
Join Alastair Arthur at the Oculus and walk over to the Hudson while learning how to shoot better pictures
Movement ResearchJudson Memorial Church, 55 Washington Square South
8-9 p.m. Free
Engage with various artists and their emerging ideas through an experiment for Movement Research Artists
Frightened Rabbit(Le) Poisson Rouge, 158 Bleecker St.
8-11:30 p.m. $30 in advance, $35 at the door
Listen to the Frightened Rabbit for one night only at the (Le) Poisson Rouge as part of The Meadows Music and Arts Festival
Social Sector Happy HourBavaria Bier Haus, 47 Stone St.
5-7:30 p.m. Free
Build ARTnerships with artists, art organizations and other art lovers to celebrate Funding for Arts Month
Health Fair and Farmers’ MarketBowen-Thompson Student Union, 806 Ridge St.
11 a.m.-2 p.m. Free
Learn about all aspects of health — from wellness to eating habits — at this unconventional farmers’ market
Press Conference/RallyCity Hall, City Hall Park
12:45-2 p.m. Free
Rally with the Alliance to End Chickens as Kaporos and Animal Cruelty Exposure to end the annual ritual of slaughtering 50,000 chickens in Brooklyn
Yoga and Chanting Movement, Stillness and KirtanIntegral Yoga Institute, 227 West 13 St.
7-9:30 p.m. $40 in advance, $50 at the door
Participate in a relaxing end of day yoga session with yogi and yoga author Wah!