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Why We Die: The New Science of Aging and the Quest for Immortality

Join Nobel Prize-winning author Venki Ramakrishnan and Titia de Lange, Director of the Anderson Center for Cancer Research at The Rockefeller University in a discussion that will unveil the strides science has made in understanding aging and longevity—and Ramakrishnan’s new book, Why We Die: The New Science of Aging and the Quest for Immortality. Unraveling […]

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Bach at One

J. S. Bach: Gottes Zeit ist die allerbeste Zeit, BWV 106. Nicolaus Bruhns: Paratum cor meum and Prelude in G Major. The Choir of Trinity Wall Street; Trinity Baroque Orchestra; led by Avi Stein, organ

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BMCC Live

Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC/CUNY) is proud to present free performances from their music, speech, communication, and theater arts departments each month on our Lobby Stage. Performances will feature the college’s extraordinarily talented students showcasing a wide variety of contemporary and original material.

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Two Minds

Callie Siskel presents Two Minds, in conversation with Paul Tran. In a piercing and beautiful elegy for the poet’s father, this debut volume investigates the enduring pain and transformative potential of grief.

Tiny Concerts

J. S. Bach: Gottes Zeit ist die allerbeste Zeit, BWV 106. Nicolaus Bruhns: Paratum cor meum and Prelude in G Major. The Choir of Trinity Wall Street; Trinity Baroque Orchestra; […]

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China Institute Calligraphy and Music Meetup

Step into a world where tradition meets artistry, and ancient culture resonates with the busy life in New York City! China Institute cordially invites you to this monthly program for […]

Earth Day on Governors Island

Governors Island

Gov­er­nors Island’s third annu­al Earth Day cel­e­bra­tion will cel­e­brate the pow­er of native plants through free edu­ca­tion­al activ­i­ties and work­shops for all ages, guid­ed tours through the Island’s open space, […]

Animal Icons: Ornamental Animals On NYC Skyscrapers

Birds and beasts above! Join us to discover the animal world that decorates some of New York City skyscrapers, from the dog’s heads and pelicans that ornament the Woolworth Building […]

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Seaport Kids x Earth Day

Let the kids loose to build and create with recycled moving boxes and other recycled materials. Open their eyes to the wonderful world of plants. This afternoon of Earth Day-inspired […]

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Earth Day: Native Blooms

Learn about flowering plants indigenous to the Americas, their different uses, and the significance behind them with Native artists Jennifer Younger (Tlingit) and Neebinnaukzhik Southall (Chippewas of Rama First Nation). […]

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Gabriel I Meyer

Gabriel Meyer leads an interactive, fun, and playful journey for the whole family, through song, movement, and story. He will be joined by guest musician, Horacio Martinez, for an afternoon […]

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