Out & About

| 23 Sep 2016 | 02:57

    Thu 29

    Honey92Y Classroom, Lexington Avenue at 92nd St.

    7 p.m. $45

    Join food historian Francine Segan along with honey expert Carla Marina Marchese as they teach people to discover the sensory qualities of 12 different types of honey. Learn how to evaluate honey and how to cook with it, explore its history; and sample several honey treats.

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

    ‘The Jungle Book’Webster Library Auditorium, 1465 York Avenue

    4 p.m. Free

    Come check out this special screening of The Jungle Book, a movie about a boy raised by wolves who is forced to leave his home when a fearsome tiger attacks. He meets an array of jungle animals on his journey including a free-spirited bear who guides him along the way.

    212-288-5049, www.nypl.org

    Fri 30

    Curator’s Eye TourSolomon R. Guggenheim Museum, 1071 Fifth Ave.

    Noon. Free with museum admission

    Join curator Sara Raza on a focused tour of “But a Storm is Blowing From Paradise.”

    212-423-3575, www.guggenheim.org

    Screening of ‘Clinton Cash’The Cosmopolitan Club, 122 East 66th St.

    6:30-8 p.m. $20

    This movie purports to follow what the filmakers call “the Clinton money trail.” The screening will be followed by a Q&A with director Matthew Taylor and whistleblower Charles Ortel.


    Sat 1

    Gracie Square Art ShowCarl Schurz Park, 157 East End Ave.

    10 a.m. Free

    Check out the 44th annual Gracie Square Art Show. Purchase paintings and sculptures and participate in family activities. Volunteers will help children with hands-on art projects.

    212-459-4455, www.graciesquareartshow.com

    Murder Mystery and ReceptionMount Vernon Hotel Museum, 421 East 61st St.

    6-8 p.m. $35

    Join New York Adventure Club in this fictional mystery game, loosely based on an actual newspaper account. Explore the museum by candlelight and collect clues to unravel the mystery and solve the murder mystery.


    Sun 2

    Brazilian Guitar QuartetThe Frick Collection, 1 East 70th St.

    5-6:30 p.m. $45

    Come hear Brazilian guitarists Everton Gloeden, Tadeu do Amaral, Luiz Mantovani and Gustavo Costa perform a concert at the Frick.

    212-547-0715, www.frick.org

    French Language Salon Demo ClassThe French Language Salon, 888 Lexington Ave., at 66th Street

    5-6:30 p.m. Free

    This demo class features an overview of what will be covered in each level, from beginner to advanced.

    212-628-2700, frenchlanguagesalon.com

    Mon 3

    NYPD Community Council Meeting19th Precinct, 153 East 67th St.

    7 p.m. Free

    The precinct community council meets the first Monday of the month at 7 p.m. at the precinct station house.


    ‘La Cache’Albertine Books, 972 Fifth Ave., at 79th Street

    7 p.m. Free

    Come out to Albertine Books for a conversation with French novelist Christophe Boltanski and B.A.M. Director of Humanities Violaine Huisman on Boltanski’s Femina Prize-winning debut novel, “La Cache.”

    212-461-3670, www.albertine.com

    Tue 4

    Maria Hassabi: STAGED

    The Kitchen, 512 West 19th St.

    8 p.m. $20

    Four dancers perform individual solos. Collectively, they form an intricate, shape-shifting live sculpture that abstracts the human form and its many capacities. Performances by Simon Courchel, Hristoula Harakas, Molly Lieber and Oisín Monaghan.

    212-255-5793, www.crossingthelinefestival.org

    Sing For Your Life: A Story of Race, Music, and FamilyBarnes & Noble, 150 East 86th St.

    7 p.m. Free

    Journalist Daniel Bergner will be releasing his book about a young black man’s journey from violence and despair to performing on one of the world’s most elite stages. This event will also include a performance by Ryan Speedo Green of The Metropolitan Opera.

    212-369-2180, stores.barnesandnoble.com

    Wed 5

    Poet Barry WallensteinShakespeare and Co, 939 Lexington Ave., at 69th Street

    7-8:30 p.m. Free

    Wallenstein will be reading from his new book, “At the Surprise Hotel and Other Poems.” Light refreshments will be available.

    212-772-3400, www.shakeandco.com

    Breast Cancer: The Latest92nd Street Y, Buttenweiser Hall, Lexington Avenue at 92nd Street

    7:30 p.m. $25

    Dr. Larry Norton gives his 24th annual update on breast cancer along with Joan Lunden, a former Good Morning America host and a breast cancer survivor.

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