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Be an Engineer, Just like Rosie Revere!

Rosie Revere is a kid engineer who uses household objects to invent her gadgets and gizmos. Can you do the same for skyscrapers? Join us for a read-aloud of Andrea Beaty’s Rosie Revere, Engineer, as we learn about the role of engineers and then...

Be an Engineer, Just like Rosie Revere!

Be an Engineer, Just like Rosie Revere!

Rosie Revere is a kid engineer who uses household objects to invent her gadgets and gizmos. Can you do the same for skyscrapers? Join us for a...

The Observable Universe

The Observable Universe

Heather McCalden presents The Observable Universe, in conversation with Megan Nolan. Is anyone ever truly lost in the internet age? A moving,...

Hoppy Rabbit Playdate

Hoppy Rabbit Playdate

Families and children interested in exploring Chinese language and culture meet at an indoor playground space. Open to all.

Maya Lin: Architect of Light and Lines

Maya Lin: Architect of Light and Lines

The American architect and sculptor Maya Lin became famous when, as a college student in 1981, her anonymous entry won the competition to design the...

Glad to the Brink of Fear: A Portrait of Ralph Waldo Emerson

Glad to the Brink of Fear: A Portrait of Ralph Waldo Emerson

An engaging reassessment of the celebrated essayist and his relevance to contemporary readers. An engaging reassessment of the celebrated essayist...

Global Architecture: Mosques

Global Architecture: Mosques

Mosques are places of worship for Muslims around the world. Their interiors often feature beautiful domes and intricate patterned designs inspired by...

Print Your Own Valentine’s Day Card

Print Your Own Valentine’s Day Card

Hands-on tour that will transport you and your kids into the fascinating world of 19th century sailors. In addition to getting to raise the sail, the...

Mid-Winter Mosaics

Mid-Winter Mosaics

New York’s Art Deco skyscrapers have striking façades and fanciful spires, but their beauty is on the inside, too! Many Downtown buildings have...

Hoppy Rabbit Playdate

Hoppy Rabbit Playdate

Families and children interested in exploring Chinese language and culture meet at an indoor playground space. Open to all.

Winter Wonderland Skyline Lanterns

Winter Wonderland Skyline Lanterns

The weather outside may be frightful, but the view from a skyscraper is so delightful. What is more cozy than doing a craft indoors this season? Come...

Ordinary Human Failings

Ordinary Human Failings

Book reading. When a 10-year-old child is suspected of a violent crime, her family must face the truth about their past in this haunting, propulsive,...

Drop-In Chess

Drop-In Chess

Play the popular strategy game while getting pointers and advice from an expert. Chess improves concentration, problem solving, and strategic...