Out & About

| 28 Nov 2016 | 11:49

    Thu 1

    The FBI investigation of 9/119/11 Memorial Museum, 180 Greenwich St.

    7 p.m.-midnight. Free

    Special Agent Mary Galligan recounts the FBI investigation of the 9/11 attacks that she oversaw.

    212-312-8800. www.911memorial.org

    Christmas Tree LightingNew York Stock Exchange, 11 Wall St.

    3-5:45 p.m. Free

    Get lit with Santa during the 93rd annual Christmas tree lighting at the New York Stock Exchange.

    212-656-3000. www.nyse.com

    Fri 2

    Preview PartyNational Museum of the American Indian, 1 Bowling Green

    4:30-7:30 p.m. $50, general admission; $40, members

    Preview the annual Native Art Market and listen to a talk called the “Unique Art Forms in Native Design” moderated by Emil Her Many Horses.

    212-514-3700. www.nmai.si.edu

    Money Makes SenseNew York Public Library, 9 Murray St.

    Noon-midnight. Free

    Volunteer to teach money management, credit ratings and other financial skills to Tribeca community members.

    212-732-8186. www.nypl.org

    Sat 3

    Women’s Self Defense WorkshopMuslim Community Network, 239 Thompson St.

    2-4 p.m. Free

    Engage in conversations about the female experience in New York City while learning some basic self defense.

    646-481-1772. www.mcnny.org

    Tree LightingJefferson Market Garden, 70 Greenwich Ave.

    4:30-5:30 p.m. Free

    Enjoy some cookies, holiday spirit and activities while watching the Jefferson Market Garden tree get lit.

    212-243-4334. www.jeffersonmarketgarden.org

    Sun 4

    Christmas ConcertThe First Presbyterian Church in the City of New York, 12 West 12th St.

    3:30 p.m. $20

    Enjoy a concert of George Frideric Handel’s “Messiah” as performers sing and play his oratorio.

    212-675-6150. www.fpcnyc.org

    Santa RescueNew York City Fire Museum, 278 Spring St.

    11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. $8 Adults, $5 Children

    Help rescue Santa during this annual museum tradition, then sit on his lap and take some photos with him.

    212-691-1303. www.nycfiremuseum.org

    Mon 5

    Youth Orchestra Concert

    Trinity Church, 75 Broadway

    5:30 p.m.-midnight. Free

    Enjoy tunes by the Trinity ISO Florenteine Orchestra partnered with the InterSchool Orchestras of New York and the Florentine Music School.

    212-602-0800. www.trinitywallstreet.org

    Anita M. SamuelsBMCC Library, 199 Chambers St.

    3-4 p.m. Free

    Hear the award-winning journalist discuss her new book and participate in a Q&A with her afterwards.

    212-220-8139. lib1.bmcc.cuny.edu/

    Tue 6

    Genocide in an Age of Terror9/11 Memorial Museum, 180 Greenwich St.

    7 p.m.-midnight. Free

    Learn how security has changed with the rise of ISIS internationally and how people respond to terror networks

    212-312-8800. www.911memorial.org

    The Fight Against CounterfeitingMuseum of American Finance, 48 Wall St.

    12:30 p.m.-midnight. Free

    See how the government prevents and combats counterfeit US dollars with a talk by Chief Counsel of the Bureau of Engraving and Printing Sidney Rocke

    212-908-4110. www.moaf.org

    Wed 7

    Essential Oils 101Kula Yoga Project, 28 Warren St.

    6:30-8 p.m. Free

    Learn about the psychological and physiological aspects of essential oils and how to most effectively use Pure Therapeutic Grade essential oils

    212-945-4460. www.kulayoga.com

    As the Crow FliesHercules Art, 25 Park Place

    6-9 p.m. Free

    Enjoy the opening reception for the drawing exhibition “As the Crow Flies” with art by Sophie Grant, Ofra Lapid and many more

    212-219-1953. www.herculesart.com