Out & About

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    Thu 9

    The Spotlight Investigation92nd Street Y, Lexington Avenue at 92nd Street

    8:15 p.m. From $40

    See Boston Globe “Spotlight” journalists Ben Bradlee Jr. and Mike Rezendes, with their book “Betrayal: The Crisis in the Catholic Church.”

    212-415-5500. www.92y.org/Event/The-Spotlight-Investigation

    Conversation with a ConservatorMet Fifth Avenue, Fifth Avenue and 82nd Street

    11–11:30 a.m. Free with museum admission

    Jean-François de Lapérouse, conservator with the Department of Objects Conservation, discusses “Cylinder Seal: Scorpion-Man and Bull-Man Attacking Kneeling Nude Male.”

    212-535-7710. www.metmuseum.org/

    Fri 10

    Films To Come: Moholy-Nagy and the Moving ImageGuggenheim Museum, Fifth Avenue and 89th Street

    11 a.m. Free with museum admission.

    This film program includes documentaries on László Moholy-Nagy and the Bauhaus, selections of abstract cinema, modern interpretations of Moholy-Nagy’s scenarios for “Dynamic of the Metropolis,” and works by contemporary filmmakers inspired by the artist.

    212-423-3500. www.guggenheim.org/

    THEL with special guest FlutronixMet Fifth Avenue, Fifth Avenue and 82nd Street

    5-8 p.m. Free with museum admission

    Ralph Farris, viola; Dorothy Lawson, cello; Nathalie Joachim, flute; Allison Loggins-Hull, flute perform works by Schickele, Farris, Loggins-Hull, Joachim

    212-535-7710. www.metmuseum.org/

    Sat 11

    Art Gallery Tour Meet at 1018 Madison Ave., near East 78th Street

    1 p.m. $25

    Visit seven modern art galleries in the uptown center for contemporary art, including exhibits in painting, sculpture, electronic media and photography.

    917-250-0052. www.nygallerytours.com

    Handels’ XERXES recital96th Street Library, 112 East 96th St.

    1-4 p.m. Free

    New York Opera Forum performs the complete opera. A live musical recital performed in concert with piano accompaniment.

    212-289-0908. www.nypl.org/

    Sun 12

    The Grand Victorian TeaMount Vernon Hotel Museum & Garden, 421 East 61st St.

    4-8 p.m. $40A proper tea party, with finger sandwiches, scones and fancies in a darling garden attached to an impossible Victorian cottage overlooking modern Manhattan.

    All guests will have access to the museum as well as the garden. 1800-1910s summer garden party with all white, cream and pastel colors encouraged. No modern casual wear, please.

    212-838-6878. www.mvhm.org/

    Caribbean-American Heritage Fashion ShowMuseum of the City of New York, 1220 Fifth Ave.

    1-5 p.m. Free with museum admission.

    Celebrate Caribbean culture with a fashion show highlighting local designers whose works are inspired by their heritage, and enjoy music and snacks.

    212-534-1672. www.mcny.org/

    Mon 13

    MILFORD GRAVES & DEANTONI PARKSPark Avenue Armory, 643 Park Ave.

    8 p.m. $45

    The art of music making gets examined through the lenses of science and technology in this thrilling double bill of music and projection by percussion pioneers.

    212-616-3930. www.armoryonpark.org

    Community Board 8Marymount Manhattan College, 221 East 71st St., Regina Peruggi Room,


    Landmarks Committee meeting

    212-758-4340. cb8m.com/calendar-meeting_date

    Tue 14

    ‘Lincoln’s Generals’ Wives’Hunter College, Roosevelt House, 47-49 East 65th St.

    6-8 p.m.

    In her new book, subtitled “Four Women Who Influenced the Civil War for Better and for Worse,” Candice Shy Hooper focuses on the extraordinary and influential lives of Jessie Frémont, Nelly McClellan, Ellen Sherman and Julia Grant.

    212-396-7919. www.roosevelthouse.hunter.cuny.edu

    CinéSalon: ‘Miss and the Doctors’French Institute Alliance Française (FIAF), Florence Gould Hall, 55 East 59th St.

    4 & 7:30 p.m. $14; students, $7; members; day of, free; in advance, $3.

    Writer-director Axelle Ropert’s 2013 feature about two bachelor brothers and the woman they fall in love with. With Cédric Kahn, Laurent Stocker and Louise Bourgoin. In French with English subtitles.


    Wed 15

    Community Board 8Church of the Holy Trinity, 316 East 88th St., Draesal Hall

    6:30 p.m.

    Full board meeting

    212-758-4340. cb8m.com/calendar-meeting_date

    ‘Writing from Experience’Shakespeare & Co, 939 Lexington Ave at 69th Street

    7 p.m.

    A conversation, with writers and teachers Judith Hannan and Nancy Davidoff Kelton.

    212-772-3400. shakeandco.com/