Out & About

| 01 Aug 2016 | 02:53

    Thu 4

    Comedy Comic Strip Live, 1568 Second Ave.

    8 p.m. $15

    Host Leah Bonnema will welcome Joe Matarese, Dustin Chafin, Elon Gold, JJ Ramirez and Paul Mecurio to perform stand-up comedy.

    212-861-9386. Comicstriplive.com

    Picture Book Story TimeYorkville Library, 222 East 79th St.

    2 p.m. Free

    Children ages 3 and older can come meet friends at the library and enjoy listening to some favorite books.

    212-744-5824. nypl.org

    Fri 5

    Deep Water Running-Single Session92nd St. Y, Lexington Avenue at 92nd St.

    7:30 p.m. $35

    No swimming skills are necessary in this class that simulates land running without impact. Using running-like arm and leg movements, the water provides another layer of challenge to the workout.

    212-415-5500. 92y.org

    ‘Summer Night’The Frick Collection, 1 East 70th St.

    6-9 p.m. Free

    Celebrate the summer with monthly evenings of free programs inspired by the Frick’s two special exhibitions, “Watteau’s Soldiers “ and “Porcelain, No Simple Matter.”

    212-288-0700. frick.org

    Sat 6

    Monobloco/Cabruêra/Boogarins/DJ Luiz SantosRumsey Playfield, 14 East 71st St.

    5-10 p.m. Free

    A Samba group, a Brazilian band, and a psychedelic rock band will appear in concert as a part of Central Park’s Summer Stage performance series.


    Dinosaurs Love Underpants & Aliens Love Dinopants StorytimeBarnes & Noble, 150 East 86th St.

    11 a.m. Free

    A wacky celebration of underpants from a bestselling author/illustrator team. Coloring and activities to follow.

    212-369-2180. stores.barnesandnoble.com

    Sun 7

    Galleries Open for Isaac Mizrahi Final DayJewish Museum, 1109 Fifth Ave. at 92nd St.

    11 a.m.-8 p.m. Free

    Extended gallery hours for the final day of “Isaac Mizrahi: An Unruly History,” the exhibition the New York Times calls “an exceptionally appealing exhibition.” 212-423-3200. thejewishmuseum.org

    Changing the World Using Social MediaNew York Society for Ethical Culture, 2 West 64th St.

    11 a.m.Emily Newman discusses how Social media is changing the way we communicate, the way we are perceived and the way we understand life.

    212-874-5210. www.nysec.org/

    Mon 8

    Jerry Garcia Symphonic Celebration Rumsey Playfield, 14 East 71st St.

    6-10 p.m. $48

    A full symphony orchestra will perform Garcia’s original compositions and interpretations as a part of Central Park’s Summer Stage performance series. Featuring Warren Haynes


    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 9

    Adult One-on-One Computer Help WorkshopYorkville Library, 222 East 79th Street

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

    Work one-on-one with a volunteer tutor. Improve Internet skills, create, and use e-mail, Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Power Point). Tuesday 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

    Pre-registration required in person or by phone at 212-744-5824

    Ocean’s 11Carl Schurz Park, basketball/hockey courts off East 84th Street.

    8:30 p.m.

    ​Another in a series of films that focus on teamwork. Free popcorn!

    212-459-4455. www.carlschurzparknyc.org/

    Wed 10

    Tamar-kali with ASE Dance Theatre CollectiveRumsey Playfield, 14 East 71st St.7-10 p.m. Free

    A Brooklyn vocalist and two dance theater companies will perform as a part of Central Park’s Summer Stage performance series.


    Young MemoiristsShakespeare & Co., 939 Lexington Ave. at 69th Street

    7 p.m.

    A conversation with Nadja Spiegelman (“I’m Supposed to Protect You from All This”) and Nicolaia Rips (“Trying to Float”), who found rich material in their upbringing and their family history.

    212-772-3400. www.shakeandco.com/