Out & About

| 25 Apr 2016 | 01:59

    Thu 28

    Book-Making Fun MCNY, 1220 Fifth Ave.

    11 a.m.-2 p.m. Free w/ museum admission

    Learn the art of book binding. Design and create a personalized book to hold your stories. Geared toward families with children ages 6-12, and includes a snack.


    Cristin Harber, Ava Miles and Kate Perry Barnes & Noble, 86th & Lexington, 150 East 86th St.

    7 p.m. Free

    The authors will share secrets to self-publishing success. Authors will sign copies of their latest novels at their first ever signing at B&N. The event is a wristband event with priority seating.


    Fri 29

    Art Dialogues Frick Entrance Hall, 1 East 70th St.

    6:30-8 p.m. Free after-hours museum admission

    Guided by a museum educator, participants will discuss objects in the gallery with a focus on a particular masterpiece. Advance reservations required.



    Lunch with Leading Argentine Officials AS/COA, 680 Park Avenue

    1- 2:30 p.m. Members $75,; non-members, $100

    AS/COA will host a public lunch and presentation with Argentine Vice President Gabriela among other leading public officials and members of Congress. The presentation is in Spanish. Interpretation will be provided.

    212-277-8384. www.as-coa.org/events/public-lunch-and-presentation-leading-argentine-officials

    Sat 30

    Yorkville: A Celebration of Home 321 East 73rd St.

    10 a.m. $20; $15, members.

    This symposium will feature talks from speakers on Yorkville life and architecture.


    New York Therapy Dogs R.E.A.D. 67th Street Library, 328 East 67th St.

    3 p.m.

    Read to a therapy dog one-on-one. For ages 5-12, pre-registration required for each 20 minute slot


    Sun 1

    The Alice-in-Wonderland Follies92nd Street Y, East 92nd Street and Lexinton Avenue

    3 p.m. $35; $25 for children 12

    Follow Alice’s adventures through Wonderland as she meets some of the most beloved characters in children’s literature. Presented in a vaudeville setting, this eclectic ballet draws on many different dance forms - from Irish Step Dancing to African Juba to classical ballet.

    212-415-5500. www.92y.org/

    Comics, Cartoons, and Tunes MCNY, 1220 Fifth Ave.

    11 a.m.-2 p.m. Free w/ museum admission

    Explore the exhibiton Roz Chast: Cartoon Memoirs, and then join the drawing lab and sketch comics and cartoons of your own.


    Mon 2

    Community Council Meeting 19th Precinct, 153 East 67th St.

    7 p.m.


    Douglas Kennedy and Marc LevyAlbertine, 972 Fifth Ave.

    7 p.m. Free

    Douglas Kennedy and Marc Levy discuss The Blue Hour and A Spin on the Horizon, and their passion for literature.

    212-461-3670. www.albertine.com/

    Tue 3

    Mother’s Day Chocolate Gift Baskets 92nd Street Y, East 92nd Street and Lexington Avenue

    1 p.m. from $45

    Create custom chocolate gift baskets for mothers day this year.

    212-415-5500. www.92y.org/Event/Mother-s-Day-Chocolate-Gift-Basket

    FIAF First TuesdaysFIAF, 22 East 60th St.

    6-8:30 p.m. Free for FIAF members

    Enjoy wine and cheese over conversation en francis at Rendez-Vous, take a mini french class — visit the Haskell Library, and enjoy a French film.


    Wed 4

    ‘The Bridge Ladies’ 1313 Madison Ave., at 93rd Street

    6-7:30 p.m.

    Betsy Lerner will be in conversation with Julie Klam, author of You Had Me at Woof.

    212-831-3554. cornerbookstorenyc.com/event/betsy-lerner-launches-her-new-book-the-bridge-ladies/

    MS Nutrition DPD Information Session Silberman Building, 2180 Third Ave, at 119th Street

    4-5:30 p.m.

    A presentation of career possibilities, academic program and admission requirements for the Hunter College graduate Nutrition program.

    212-396-7722. www.hunter.cuny.edu/calendar/#/?i=1