Out & About

| 07 Sep 2015 | 12:59

    Thu 10

    Film: This Gun For Hire

    96th Street Library, 112 East 96th St.

    2 p.m. Free.

    A hired killer is paid off by his traitorous employee, who is secretly working with foreign spies.

    212-289-0908. www.nypl.org/events/programs/2015/09/10/film-gun-hire-1942

    DRUNK STONED BRILLIANT DEAD: The National Lampoon in NYC 1970-1988

    92nd Street Y, Lexington Avenue at 92nd Street

    8:15 p.m. $32.

    A documentary about one of America’s oldest and most iconic humor magazines, National Lampoon.


    Fri 11

    Toddler Storytime in Nolen Library

    Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1000 Fifth Ave.

    10:30-11 a.m. Free.

    A picture book reading for the little ones. No admission is required, but space is limited and granted on a first-come, first-served basis.

    212-535-7710. www.metmuseum.org/events/programs/met-tours/storytime-in-nolen-library/toddler-storytime?eid=R009_%7b3152F630-79B5-4653-8BD3-11A1771E91DC%7d_20150911103000

    Shababa Bakery at the 92nd Street Y

    92nd Street Y, Lexington Avenue at 92nd Street

    10:15-11 a.m. $15 per child (no charge for adults).

    A kids’ baking event, where guests can roll, shape and bake their own challah bread to take home.


    Sat 12

    Veins and Sinews in Greek Art

    Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1000 Fifth Ave.

    11 a.m. - 12 p.m. Free with admission.

    Explore the glorification of the human figure in Ancient Greek art.

    212-535-7710. www.metmuseum.org/events/programs/met-tours/gallery-talks/veins-and-sinews-in-greek-art?eid=A001_%7bC5BB7923-392B-4DDF-BC9E-00A8D18B9A47%7d_20150730172906

    Bagel Bark

    Charles A. Dana Discovery Center, .Inside the Park at 110th Street between Fifth and Lenox Avenues

    7:30 a.m.- 9:30 a.m.

    Woof! Bring your furry friend to Central Park and socialize with other dog owners around NYC.

    212-776-1067. www.centralparknyc.org/events/individual-events/bagel-bark_9-12-15.html

    Sun 13

    Discoveries: Tales from the River

    Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1000 Fifth Ave.

    11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Free.

    A workshop for adults with developmental and/or learning disabilities. This event is 18 and over. Reservations are required.

    212-650-2010. www.metmuseum.org/events/programs/met-creates/visitors-disabilities/discoveries/tales-from-the-river?eid=A001_%7b88266C26-BD94-4082-BC14-18E71447820C%7d_20150721153311

    Open Studio for Families

    Guggenheim, 1071 Fifth Ave.

    1-4 p.m. Free with admission.

    A drop-in art making program for families with children aged five and up.


    Mon 14

    Mystery Mondays: Mystery Lovers Monthly Book Discussion Group

    67th Street Library, 328 East 67th St.

    4 p.m. Free.

    A book club for mystery lovers. This week, they’ll be discussing “The House of Special Purpose” by John Boyne.

    212-734-1717. www.nypl.org/events/programs/2015/09/14/mystery-mondays-mystery-lovers-monthly-book-discussion-group

    First Day of Rosh Hashanah Family Services

    92nd Street Y, Lexington Avenue at 92nd Street

    10 a.m. - 2 p.m. $50.

    A vibrant interactive Rosh Hashanah service, with food, music and a friendly atmosphere.


    Tue 15

    The New Girlfriend

    FIAF, 22 East 60th St.

    7:30 p.m. $14 public, free for members.

    A sneak preview of “The New Girlfriend,” a psychological drama about a widower who becomes attached to his dead wife’s best friend.

    212-355-6100. fiaf.org/events/fall2015/2015-09-15-cs-girlfriend.shtml

    FIAF Open House

    FIAF, 22 East 60th St.

    6-8 p.m. Free.

    An evening of film, wine and socializing, courtesy of the Upper East Side’s French Institute.

    212-355-6100. fiaf.org/events/fall2015/2015-09-15-openhouse.shtml

    Wed 16

    Audra McDonald in Concert: Go Back Home

    67th Street Library, 328 East 67th St.

    4-5 p.m. Free.

    A free screening of five-time Tony winner Audra McDonald in concert.

    212-734-1717. www.nypl.org/events/programs/2015/09/16/67th-street-presents-lincoln-center-local-free-screenings-audra-mcdonald

    DIY Candle Holders

    Yorkville Library, 222 East 79th St.

    4 p.m. Free.

    Want to learn how to make your own candle holders? Of course you do! This workshop will take you through the process, step-by-step.

    212-744-5824. www.nypl.org/events/programs/2015/08/26/diy-candle-holders