Out & About

| 08 Jul 2016 | 12:10

    Thu 14

    Bronx en Seine: Attic Full of HopeFIAF, Florence Gould Hall, 55 East 59th St.

    2:30 and 7:30 p.m. Free

    Bronx en Seine is a Franco-American creative collaboration featuring 30 students from the Bronx and Nanterre. The performers will be accompanied by musicians in a rendition of “An Attic Full of Hope.”

    212-355-6100. fiaf.org

    Candy Sushi with Chocolate Works92nd St. Y, Lexington Avenue at 92nd St.

    1:30 p.m. $60

    Chocolate Works will be teach how to make candy sushi out of Rice Krispies Treats and candy. Participants will make their own box of sushi from scratch.

    212-415-5500. 92y.org

    Fri 15

    Films To Come: Moholy-Nagy and the Moving ImageGuggenheim Museum, 1071 Fifth Ave.

    11 a.m. Free with museum admission

    A series of films will be shown, including documentaries on László Moholy-Nagy and the Bauhaus, selections of abstract cinema and pieces by current filmmakers inspired by the artist.

    212-423-3500. guggenheim.org

    Porcelain in the PorticoThe Frick Collection, 1 East 70th St.

    Noon. Free with museum admission

    In the Frick’s Garden Court, educators will give a 10-minute talk focusing on selected items from the exhibition “Porcelain, No Simple Matter: Arlene Shechet and the Arnhold Collection.”

    212-288-0700. frick.org

    Sat 16

    Volunteer GardeningCarl Schurz Park, East End Avenue at 86th Street

    9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

    The Carl Schurz Park Volunteer Gardeners are an adult group that meets monthly to work in the park. Students or children who wish to participate must be accompanied by adults or parents who work along with them.


    Taiwanese Waves: Anpu/Wonfu/Sunset RollercoasterRumsey Playfield, 14 East 71st St.

    5-10 p.m. Free

    An alternative singer-songwriter, a comedy rock group and a Taiwanese band will appear in concert as a part of Central Park’s Summer Stage performance series.


    Sun 17

    Happy Summer! Make & TakeThe New York Society Library, 53 East 79th St.

    10:30 a.m. Free for members

    Children of all ages can drop by the Children’s library and make a craft that feels just like summer.

    212-288-6900. reference@nysoclib.org

    Conversations at the Crossroads with Talinn GrigorGuggenheim Museum, 1071 Fifth Ave.

    3 p.m. Free with museum admission

    As part of a series, art and architecture Talinn Grigor and Guggenheim Associate Maya Jefferies will explore the circulation of ideas in selected works.

    212-423-3500. guggenheim.org

    Mon 18

    Melissa Shoes Pop-up Store & SaleFIAF Gallery, 22 East 60th St.

    2:30 and 7:30 p.m. Free

    FIAF and Melissa Shoes will host a two-day exclusive shopping event at FIAF featuring best-selling styles and collaborations with top designers.

    212-355-6100. fiaf.org

    Children’s Story TimeLogos Bookstore, 1575 York Ave.

    11 a.m. Free

    Logos will host their weekly reading of children’s books and musical entertainment, provided by Lily.

    212-517-7292. logosbookstorenyc.com

    Tue 19

    Summertime Swing Party92nd St. Y, Lexington Avenue at 92nd St.

    8 p.m. $52

    The Jazz in July program will kick off with a party bursting with swing-era hits, from “Moonglow” to “Four Brothers.” The band includes four ace horns and a rhythm section.

    212-415-5500. 92y.org

    Unfinished: Thoughts Left VisibleThe Met Breuer, 945 Madison Ave.

    11:30-12:30 p.m. Free with museum admission

    Visitors will receive a tour of this exhibition, which examines the question of when a work of art is finished by looking closely at works from The Met’s rich collection.

    212-535-7710. metmuseum.org

    Wed 20

    CB8 Full Board MeetingGood Shepherd Community Center, 543 Main St., Roosevelt Island

    6:30 p.m.

    Community Board 8 will meet and will have four public hearings, receive the borough president’s report and address items from each committee.

    212-758-4340. cb8m.com

    Ryan Adams & The ShiningRumsey Playfield, 14 East 71st St.

    6-10 p.m. $60

    The Grammy-nominated singer songwriter and his band will appear in concert as a part of Central Park’s Summer Stage performance series.