Out & About

| 09 Sep 2016 | 04:32

    Thu 15

    23rd Precinct Community Council 23rd Precinct, 163 East 102 St.

    6 p.m.

    The Community council is made up of residents who work with the NYPD and meet on the third Thursday of each month.

    212-860-6430. www.nyc.gov

    Liner Notes at 92Y: Drink and DrawClassroom, 1395 Lexington Ave.

    7 p.m. $20; includes two drinks and supplies

    Come out for drinks along with music and drawing inspired by an education theme.

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

    Fri 16

    Art and War: New Perspectives symposiumThe Frick Collection Music Room, 1 East 70th St.

    1-6 p.m. Free, registration required

    Symposium exploring the relationship between art and war from the tenth century to present day.

    212-547-0641. www.frick.org

    The Abstract Landscape Gallery TalkJewish Museum, 1109 Fifth Ave., at 92nd Street

    2 p.m. Free with museum admission

    The talk, led by Jenna Weiss, manager of public programs, focuses on the relationship between representation and abstraction.

    212-423-3200. thejewishmuseum.org

    Sat 17

    FIAF Open House for fallFrench Institute, 22 East 60th St.

    10 a.m.-5 p.m. Free

    Come out to learn more about fall French classes at this open house. There will be various activities throughout the day for children and adults, including mini-French classes, story time and a wine party.

    212-355-6100. www.fiaf.org

    My City Lab: People and PlacesMuseum of the City of New York, 1220 Fifth Ave.

    11 a.m.-2 p.m. Free with museum admission

    Come learn about iconic moments in New York history through hands-on activities. Children and adults can work together to discover images from the current exhibitions “Picturing Prestige” and “Activist New York.”

    212-534-1672. www.mcny.org

    Sun 18

    92Y Street Fest 2016Lexington Avenue from 79th to 94th Streets

    Noon-5 p.m. Free

    92Y is hosting a free outdoor festival with performances and activities for children and adults. It is a multi-stage event spanning 15 blocks.

    212-415-5732. www.92y.org

    Kate Weare Company: MarksmanSolomon R. Guggenheim Museum, 1071 Fifth Ave.

    7:30 p.m. $40

    Excerpts are performed from choreographer Kate Weare’s newest work followed by a moderated discussion with Weare and saxophonist Curtis Robert Macdonald.

    212-423-3575. www.guggenheim.org

    Mon 19

    New York Therapy Dogs R.E.A.D.Webster Library, 1465 York Ave.

    3 p.m. Free, pre-registration required

    Children 5-12 can come spend some one-on-one time reading to a therapy dog.

    212-288-5049. www.nypl.org

    Author Talk: Ed HamiltonYorkville Library Meeting Room, 222 East 79th St.

    5:30 p.m. Free

    Author Ed Hamilton comes to discuss and sign copies of his latest book, “The Chintz Age: Tales of Love and Loss for a New New York.”

    212-744-5824, www.nypl.org

    Tue 20

    Picturing the Bronx on FilmMuseum of the City of New York, 1220 Fifth Ave.

    6:30 p.m. $16 (adults), $12 (students)

    Join a panel of photographers and scholars to explore how the borough of the Bronx has been photographed from the mid-20th century to the present.

    212-534-1672, www.mcny.org

    ‘This is Me’Barnes & Noble, 150 East 86th St.

    4 p.m. Free

    Jamie Lee Curtis will be signing copies of her new book, “This is Me.”

    212-369-2180, stores.barnsandnoble.com

    Wed 21

    Preview of ‘Christine’ with Rebecca HallKaufmann Concert Hall, 1395 Lexington Ave.

    7:15 p.m. $32

    Come out to see this preview screening of “Christine” moderated by Annette Insdorf.

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

    Chuck Collins on ‘Born on Third Base’Book Culture, 450 Columbus Ave.

    7 p.m.

    Collins discusses his book, subtitled “A One Percenter Makes the Case for Tackling Inequality, Bringing Wealth Home, and Committing to the Common Good.”

    212-595-1962. www.bookculture.com/upcoming-events