Out & About

| 01 Nov 2016 | 04:51

    Thu 3

    CanstructionArts Brookfield, 230 Vesey St.

    10 a.m.-8 p.m. Free

    Peruse sculptures constructed entirely by canned food on the 24th annual charity competition’s opening day.

    212-978-1698. www.artsbrookfield.com

    Subway BeatsLomography Gallery Store, 41 West Eighth St.

    6-8 p.m. Free

    Celebrate the launch of Brooklyn author Kurt Boone’s book “Subway Beats: Celebrating New York City Buskers.”

    212-529-4353. www.lomography.com

    Fri 4

    Foodie Ways to Make FriendsCloud Gallery, 66 West Broadway

    6-10 p.m. Free

    Catch the interactive pop-up exhibition Foodie Ways to Make Friends, where visitors get to make friends through food.

    212-619-2180. www.cloudgallery.nyc

    Kirtan with Jai UttalIntegral Yoga Institute New York City, 227 West 13th St.

    8-11 p.m. $33 in advance, $40 at the door

    Chant traditional yogic phrases and sacred sounds of ancient India with the American musician.

    212-929-0586. www.iyiny.org

    Sat 5

    Lecture SeriesChina Institute, 100 Washington St.

    2-4 p.m. $10-15

    Learn about the various nuances involved with Chinese poetry at this session, “Expanding the Boundaries of Chinese Poetry.”

    212-744-8181. www.chinainstitute.org

    Build StorybooksSkyscraper Museum, 39 Battery Place

    10:30 a.m.-noon. $5

    Bring children to this interactive, challenging and imaginative day of skyscraper discussions and storybook creations.

    212-968-1961. www.skyscraper.org

    Sun 6

    Free ClassEnfleurage, 237 West 13th St.

    6-7:30 p.m. Free

    Learn how plant oils, such as from nuts and seeds, can dilute essential oils and serve as a therapeutic escape.

    212-691-1610. www.enfleurage.

    ‘There Will Be Blood’Washington Square Park

    2-6 p.m. $15-20

    Throw on a menstrual themed costume to join a menstruation themed charity bike ride around the city.

    212-830-7700. www.sustainablecycles.org

    Mon 7

    Family Genealogy WorkshopNational Archives, 1 Bowling Green

    Noon-1 p.m. Free

    Study how to find your genealogy and why it is important with professional genealogist Roger Joslyn.

    866-840-1752. www.archives.gov

    Playing Dead: A Journey Through the World of Death FraudThe Half King, 505 West 23rd St.

    7 p.m.

    A reading series on Elizabeth Greenwood’s foray into the world of death fraud.



    Tue 8

    ‘Friends’ TriviaThe Dubliner, 45 Stone St.

    7-8:30 p.m. Free

    Gather a group of four friends to test your knowledge of this iconic television sitcom.

    212-785-5400. www.dublinernyc.com

    Slams UniteBureau of General Services-Queer Division, 208 West 13th St.

    7-10 p.m. $5

    Enjoy a night of two poetry slam clubs uniting: Union Square Slam and Jersey City Slam.

    212-620-7310. www.bgsqd.com

    Wed 9

    ‘Girl on Girl on Girl’The Duplex, 61 Christopher St.

    9:30-11 p.m. $10 in advance, $15 at door

    Join DeAnne Smith, Jess Salomon, Eman El-Husseini and Sydnee Washington for a night of stand-up comedy.

    212-255-5438. www.theduplex.com

    Bach at OneTrinity Church, 75 Broadway

    1 p.m.-midnight. Free

    Enjoy almost half a day of Bach’s sacred choral music as a continuation of last season’s holy music.

    212-602-0800. www.trinitywallstreet.org