Community Board 4 Committee Meeting330 W. 42nd St., 26th floor.
Waterfront, Parks and Environment Committee meets.
garden TOUR: Late Blooms and Fall ColorHigh Line, Location provided via email following rsvp.
This tour will highlight late blooming perennials and the tremendous fall color on the High Line.
Ben Sollee: Naked SoulRubin Museum, 150 West 17th St.
7:30-8:30 p.m. $27.50 in advance.
Sollee is known for his thrilling cello playing that incorporates new techniques to create a unique mix of folk, bluegrass, jazz and RandB.
Max Gallico and Friends: Hudson River Parks Sunset on the HudsonPier 45 in Hudson River Park- Greenwich Village, Christopher St.
7 p.m. Free.
End your week by watching the sunset behind Lady Liberty every Friday night as local musicians perform at New York’s very own Hudson River Park.
212 561 7445. http://www.hudsonriverpark.org/events/series/sunset-on-the-hudson
Oil Painting Demonstration with Quang HoSalmagundi Club, 47 Fifth Ave.
1-4 p.m. $50.
Showcased in Salmagundi’s American Masters exhibition, Quang Ho is a nationally recognized and internationally collected artist.
New York Piano SocietyEngelman Recital Hall, Baruch Performing Arts Center, 55 Lexington Ave.
7:30 p.m. Tickets are free, but donation are accepted at the door.
A delightful program including Beethoven, Chopin, Liszt, and Rachmaninoff performed by outstanding pianists who are professionals in fields other than music. Artist in Residence, Filip Pogády, will return alongside NYPS pianists.
Dance HeginbothamThe Joyce Theater, 175 Eighth Ave.
2 p.m. & 7:30 p.m. $10 and up
Brooklyn-based choreographer and performer John Heginbotham’s company has been celebrated for its vibrant athleticism, humor, and theatricality,
Horizons: Perspectives on PsychedelicsNew School, John L. Tishman Auditorium, 63 Fifth Ave., Room U100,
10 a.m.-5:30 p.m., ticket info at horizonsnyc.org/2013b/one-page-home/
Horizons focuses on contemporary research into the applications of psychedelics, providing an invaluable forum for experts to share ideas, insights, and to rethink the future of these drugs in science, medicine, culture, and history.
Panel Discussion — The Future of Classical MusicNew School, John L. Tishman Auditorium, 63 Fifth Ave., Room U100,
1 p.m.-3 p.m. Free
Panel discussion led by Mannes Orchestra Music Director David Hayes, with Andrew Balio (principal trumpet, Baltimore Symphony), David Chan (Concertmaster, Metropolitian Orchestra and Mannes Violin Faculty), and Jon Deak (Composer, educator, and former New York Philharmonic bassist),
Jeremy Stolow — “Picturing Aura”Ella Weed Room, Milbank Hall, 3009 Broadway.
On Visual Media, Esoteric Vision, and the Representation of Radiant Bodies.
Readings in Contemporary PoetryDia:Chelsea, 535 West 22nd Street, 5th Floor,
Another in Dia’s monthly series curated by poet and author Vincent Katz. Tracie Morris and Shelagh Patterson read on this evening.
“Of All Nights in the Year”Merchant’s House Museum, 29 East Fourth St.
6:30 p.m. $10
Illustrated Lecture: The Secret and the Sacred in a 19th Century Hallowe’en
Manhattan Holistic Chamber of Commerce MeetingFika Restaurant, 566 10th Ave. at 41st St.
Our meetings are for holistic practitioners who meet to create a financially sustainable and rewarding practice while increasing satisfaction for both themselves and their clients.
American Masters Panel Discussion “Seeing in the Dark”Salmagundi Club, 47 Fifth Ave.
The attractions/challenges of making and looking at nocturne paintings. Moderated by Peter Trippi, editor-in-chief of Fine Art Connoisseur Magazine.