Calendar of events

October 22 — 28, 2017

Found 49 events

Sunday, October 22

Sunday Market

9:00 AM
Find an abundance of fresh, locally grown and produced food including produce, dairy, eggs, meat, bread, olive oil, pastries, jams, kombucha, honey and more! Craft vendors offer locally made bath and body products, jewelry and art. This …

WHILE FLIGHTS OF ANGELS SING THEE TO THY SLEEP

9:00 AM
GREEN-WOOD PRESENTS A SOUND INSTALLATION (“VIGIL”) OF THE HARMONIC TONES OF DEATHBED SINGING SOLACE TO THOSE WHO ARE ON THE THRESHOLD OF DEATH Bedside singing choirs – a chorus of female voices singing softly at the bedside …

CARINGKIND HOSTS SPECIAL EDUCATIONAL MEETING IN QUEENS: “UNDERSTANDING DEMENTIA FOR CAREGIVERS”

2:00 PM
On Sunday, October 22, 2017, from 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m., Queens residents are invited to attend a special educational meeting, “Understanding Dementia for Caregivers” hosted by CaringKind, NYC’s leading expert in Alzheimer’s and dementia …

New Riverdale Youth Chorus - first rehearsal Oct. 1, 4:45 pm

4:45 PM
Riverdale Youth Chorus is pleased to announce the launch of its inaugural season! RYC is a new children's chorus open to kids in 3rd through 9th grades without audition and to older kids by arrangement. (Older kids will sing while also learning …

Brenda Zlamany: 100/100

Derfner Judaica Museum + The Art Collection at Hebrew Home at Riverdale is pleased to announce its latest exhibition, Brenda Zlamany: 100/100 on view at the Derfner Judaica Museum from September 10, 2017–January 7, 2018. A reception and artist’s …

Weekly Youth Classes at Clay Art Center

Build your child’s inner artist through the art of clay. In today’s technology driven world children are rediscovering the proven transformational qualities of working with clay. Your child will make new friends while having fun and creating …

Monday, October 23

BellTel Retiree "Mini-Meeting"

1:00 PM
Members of the board of directors, including the Chairman, will have a smaller neighborhood version of our Annual Membership Meeting. Verizon retirees are welcome and please bring a friend. Any retiree is also welcome. There will be a Q&A and health …

CaringKind's Annual Research Meeting: Competing Paradigms in Alzheimer's Research

5:30 PM
On Monday, October 23, 2017, CaringKind, NYC’s leading expert on Alzheimer’s and dementia caregiving, will host its 30th Annual Research Meeting, “Competing Paradigms in Alzheimer’s Research: Are We Closer to a Cure?” Moderated by CBS 2 …

Brenda Zlamany: 100/100

Derfner Judaica Museum + The Art Collection at Hebrew Home at Riverdale is pleased to announce its latest exhibition, Brenda Zlamany: 100/100 on view at the Derfner Judaica Museum from September 10, 2017–January 7, 2018. A reception and artist’s …

Lecture: A Force So Swift: Mao, Truman, and the Birth of Modern China, 1949

Author Kevin Peraino will discuss the presidency and foreign affairs as featured in his book, A Force So Swift: Mao, Truman, and the Birth of Modern China.—a gripping narrative of the Truman administration's response to the fall of nationalist …

Lecture: A Force So Swift: Mao, Truman, and the Birth of Modern China, 1949

Author Kevin Peraino will discuss the presidency and foreign affairs as featured in his book, A Force So Swift: Mao, Truman, and the Birth of Modern China.—a gripping narrative of the Truman administration's response to the fall of nationalist …

Tuesday, October 24

CARTER BURDEN GALLERY ANNOUNCES NEW EXHIBITIONS BY RE-EMERGING OLDER ARTISTS

11:00 AM
Three new exhibitions featuring the unique artwork of re-emerging older artists will be on display October 5th through 26th at the Carter Burden Gallery, located at 548 West 28th Street #534 in Manhattan. The Carter Burden Gallery showcases the …

Limon Dance Company

7:00 PM
The celebrated Limon Dance Company, one of the world's major modern dance companies, will appear at Aaron Davis Hall, performing two Limon classics: "The Moor's Pavane," inspired by Shakespeare's Othello; and a suite from "A Choreographic Offering," …

The Development of Visual Arts in Israel: 1948 to the Present

8:00 PM
Talk and slideshow celebrating Israel's 70th anniversary. Please join Sisterhood for our season opening meeting. Deborah Schiavo, CSAIR and Sisterhood member, will speak on the development of the Fine Arts: painting, sculpture and …

The Development of Visual Arts in Israel: 1948 to the Present

8:00 PM
Talk and slideshow celebrating Israel's 70th anniversary. Please join Sisterhood for our season opening meeting. Deborah Schiavo, CSAIR and Sisterhood member, will speak on the development of the Fine Arts: painting, sculpture and …

Brenda Zlamany: 100/100

Derfner Judaica Museum + The Art Collection at Hebrew Home at Riverdale is pleased to announce its latest exhibition, Brenda Zlamany: 100/100 on view at the Derfner Judaica Museum from September 10, 2017–January 7, 2018. A reception and artist’s …

The Development of Visual Arts in Israel: 1948 to the Present

Talk and slideshow celebrating Israel's 70th anniversary. Please join Sisterhood for our season opening meeting. Deborah Schiavo, CSAIR and Sisterhood member, will speak on the development of the Fine Arts: painting, sculpture and …

Wednesday, October 25

CARTER BURDEN GALLERY ANNOUNCES NEW EXHIBITIONS BY RE-EMERGING OLDER ARTISTS

11:00 AM
Three new exhibitions featuring the unique artwork of re-emerging older artists will be on display October 5th through 26th at the Carter Burden Gallery, located at 548 West 28th Street #534 in Manhattan. The Carter Burden Gallery showcases the …

The Parenting Journey @ Kingsbridge Heights Community Center

11:00 AM
The Parenting Journey: Concentrates on the emotional understanding of what it means to be a parent. Helps parents envision a positive future for themselves and their children. Emphasizes the parent as a person rather than the child or the child …

Manhattan College Men's Soccer vs. Niagara

1:00 PM
Catch the Manhattan Men's Soccer team in action against Niagara.

CARINGKIND HOSTS SPECIAL EDUCATIONAL MEETING IN THE BRONX: “UNDERSTANDING DEMENTIA FOR CAREGIVERS”

3:00 PM
On Wednesday, October 25, 2017, from 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m., Bronx residents are invited to attend a special educational meeting, “Understanding Dementia for Caregivers” hosted by CaringKind, NYC’s leading expert in Alzheimer’s and dementia …

Brenda Zlamany: 100/100

Derfner Judaica Museum + The Art Collection at Hebrew Home at Riverdale is pleased to announce its latest exhibition, Brenda Zlamany: 100/100 on view at the Derfner Judaica Museum from September 10, 2017–January 7, 2018. A reception and artist’s …

Laura Kipnis Craft Talk - The Ironic Polemic (Or the Polemical Ironist)

You kill more flies with irony than with sledgehammers. Laura Kipnis's most recent book is Unwanted Advances: Sexual Paranoia Comes to Campus. The essay that inspired the book, “Sexual Paranoia Strikes Academe” was included in The Best …

Thursday, October 26

CARTER BURDEN GALLERY ANNOUNCES NEW EXHIBITIONS BY RE-EMERGING OLDER ARTISTS

11:00 AM
Three new exhibitions featuring the unique artwork of re-emerging older artists will be on display October 5th through 26th at the Carter Burden Gallery, located at 548 West 28th Street #534 in Manhattan. The Carter Burden Gallery showcases the …

Bainbridge Adult Day Health Care Center's Halloween Party & Open house

4:00 PM
We will be hosting our Annual Halloween Party & Open House! Please come and learn what we are about and have fun too! For every Grandchild that comes with a Grandparent get a FREE prize! We will have: Live Music! Halloween …

George Gershwin International Music Competition

7:00 PM
The George Gershwin International Music Competition will celebrate talented young musicians in 4 categories: piano, voice, string instruments, and winds/brass. Founded and directed by Michael Bulychev-Okser, the Competition will be held in four …

Purchase Repertory Theatre "The Crucible"

7:30 PM
It's 1692. A group of young women accuses their fellow townspeople of witchcraft, and innocent men and women must choose to confess or hang. What happens when a government is disposed to believe in lies? Purchase College’s student …

Brenda Zlamany: 100/100

Derfner Judaica Museum + The Art Collection at Hebrew Home at Riverdale is pleased to announce its latest exhibition, Brenda Zlamany: 100/100 on view at the Derfner Judaica Museum from September 10, 2017–January 7, 2018. A reception and artist’s …

D. Foy Craft Talk - Perception: Attention, Intuition, Digression, Style

Art is an inside job. It starts with us, and with our minds. Perception is the requisite state for writing. What we perceive and how we perceive it dictates what we write and how. Our aim as writers is to reflect in our work how we see the world. …

Stephanie Campos Lecture—Small Village, Large Hell: Examining the Incarceration of Women in Lima, Peru through an Intersectional Framework

Using an intersectional framework, this presentation will explore how the Santa Monica prison in Lima, Peru reflects and reproduces hierarchies of race, class, gender, and citizenship. Life history interviews with incarcerated women demonstrates how …

Weekly Youth Classes at Clay Art Center

Build your child’s inner artist through the art of clay. In today’s technology driven world children are rediscovering the proven transformational qualities of working with clay. Your child will make new friends while having fun and creating …

Friday, October 27

Safe Halloween

4:00 PM
Come in your costume ready to trick or treat! Children must be accompanied by an adult. Hosted by Kappa Delta Pi, Manhattan College's Education Honor Society. For more info, call 718-862-7558.

George Gershwin International Music Competition

7:00 PM
The George Gershwin International Music Competition will celebrate talented young musicians in 4 categories: piano, voice, string instruments, and winds/brass. Founded and directed by Michael Bulychev-Okser, the Competition will be held in four …

Purchase Repertory Theatre "The Crucible"

7:30 PM
It's 1692. A group of young women accuses their fellow townspeople of witchcraft, and innocent men and women must choose to confess or hang. What happens when a government is disposed to believe in lies? Purchase College’s student …

Saturday, October 28

Yoga with Victor at KHCC

9:45 AM
Join us Saturdays from 10 -11am in the KHCC gym at 3101 Kingsbridge Terrace. Sessions begin September 23 and will continue based upon community demand. RSVP required. Please arrive by 9:45am. Out of respect for fellow session participants, please be …

Trunk or Treat! Halloween Party, 1-4pm

1:00 PM
A free community event. Dress up your kids in their Halloween costumes. Festivities include decorated cars with candy for trick-or-treaters and Moon Bounces to play in. Outdoors in the church circle. 1-4pm. Free parking in the church lots. For …

Trunk or Treat! Halloween Party, 1-4pm

1:00 PM
A free community event. Dress up your kids in their Halloween costumes. Festivities include decorated cars with candy for trick-or-treaters and Moon Bounces to play in. Outdoors in the church circle. 1-4pm. Free parking in the church lots. For …

Clay Art Center’s One-Time Saturday Drop-In Clay Classes

2:00 PM
Clay Art Center’s One-Time Saturday Drop-In Clay Classes for the Whole Family Plan a great afternoon with friends, family or just yourself in this fun and messy introduction to clay for all ages. Professional ceramic artists guide themed …

The Bronx Welcomes Halloween with a Night of Music and Spooky Family Fun

6:00 PM
It’s Halloween in the Bronx! The BMHC kicks off its annual Bronx Rising! Halloween celebration with goodies, photos, and classic scary movies. Families and children are invited to dress up in their most impressive costumes and join the BMHC for a …

George Gershwin International Music Competition

7:00 PM
The George Gershwin International Music Competition will celebrate talented young musicians in 4 categories: piano, voice, string instruments, and winds/brass. Founded and directed by Michael Bulychev-Okser, the Competition will be held in four …

Purchase Repertory Theatre "The Crucible"

7:30 PM
It's 1692. A group of young women accuses their fellow townspeople of witchcraft, and innocent men and women must choose to confess or hang. What happens when a government is disposed to believe in lies? Purchase College’s student …

15th Anniversary of the SPANISH HARLEM ORCHESTRA with Special Guest Appearance by CUBAN ELITO REVÉ AND HIS CHARANGÓN

8:00 PM
Lehman Center for the Performing Arts presents “El Bombazo”, the musical Mano a Mano ELITO REVÉ Y SU CHARANGÓN with the NYC number one and two-time Grammy® Award-winning SPANISH HARLEM ORCHESTRA, for an unparalleled salsa musical experience …

October 22 — 28, 2017