Out & About

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    Thu 10

    Art Exhibition OpeningHERE Arts Center, 145 Sixth Ave.

    5-7 p.m. Free

    Join Polly M. Law for her paper doll exhibition opening that considers the theme “Means of Attachment.”

    212-647-0202. www.here.org

    Unofficial HamiltonMuseum of American Finance, 16 Fulton St.

    12:30 p.m.-midnight. $15

    Enjoy a lunchtime talk with author Bryan Barreras about the history behind the Broadway show “Hamilton: An American Musical.”

    212-908-4110. www.moaf.org

    Fri 11

    Workshop in Zen LiturgyVillage Zendo, 588 Broadway

    5:30-7 p.m. Suggested donation, $10

    Learn how to emotionally yourself and others while staying in the moment at this Zen workshop.

    212-340-4656. www.villagezendo.org

    Recent Tragedy DiscussionCommunity Access, 2 Washington St.

    2-5 p.m. Free

    Discuss how the community can respond to situations such as the recent shooting of NYPD member Deborah Danner.

    212-780-1400. www.communityaccess.org

    Sat 12

    Wings-givingMudville 9, 126 Chambers St.

    12-8 p.m. Free entry

    Eat chicken wings, test your taste buds and win prizes while fundraising for prostate cancer.

    212-964-9464. www.wingsgiving.com

    The Making of Sour, Sweet, Bitter, SpicyMuseum of Chinese in America, 215 Centre St.

    6:30-8:30 p.m. Free for members, $7 for seniors and students, $12 for adults

    Figure out why food is so important to Chinese in America and hear from curators Audra Ang, Kian Lam Kho, Andrew Rebatta and Herb Tam.

    855-955-6622. www.mocanyc.org

    Sun 13

    Olympic PrideMuseum of Jewish Heritage, 36 Battery Place

    2 p.m.-midnight. Free

    Watch a film screening of how 18 African-Americans fought Jim Crow laws by representing the country during the 1936 Berlin Summer Olympics.

    646-437-4202. www.mjhnyc.org

    StreetsgivingTransportation Alternatives, 111 John St.

    2-5 p.m. Free

    Join Transportation Alternatives Manhattan to celebrate its success in enacting safer street designs to Chrystie Street, Sixth Avenue and Amsterdam Avenue.

    212-629-8080. www.transalt.org

    Mon 14

    Bookworm RocksNew York Public Library, 9 Murray St.

    3:30-5 p.m. Free

    Bring children to an afternoon of interactive reading and songs at the Tribeca branch.

    212-732-8186. www.nypl.org

    Bump PhotoshootBritish American Household Staffing, 77 Mercer St.

    6-8 p.m. Free

    Get free portraits of your baby bump taken by Glow Portraits NYC during this pregnancy celebration.

    212-966-2247. www.babydoesnyc.com

    Tue 15

    Connect the Dots of Your LifeConnected Spine, 580 Broadway

    11 a.m.-noon. Free

    Learn more about the tensions and tones within your spine and how they correlate to your life during this workshop.

    212-334-3395. www.connectedspine.com

    Icons and InnovatorsThe Greene Space, 44 Charlton St.

    7-8:30 p.m. $25

    Join WNYC for a talk with internationally known dancer Judith Jamison and dance theater artistic director Robert Battle.

    646-829-4400. www.thegreenespace.org

    Wed 16

    Cooking ClassCoco-Mat USA, 49 Mercer St.

    5:30-8:30 p.m. $95

    Learn how to cook winter Greek food and how to pair the Mediterranean flavors with wine.

    212-431-2626. www.calliopesfood.com

    Mindful ChatterTwisted Trunk Yoga, 580 Broadway

    8-11 p.m. $25

    Enjoy some time disengaging from the mind and focus on existing instead during this discussion-based and meditation-driven class.

    212-334-9960. www.twistedtrunkyoga.com