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    New York Thought: Smart Things to Do in NYC This Weekend

    Tango, dance and women writers on their fathers highlight the smart things to do in NYC this weekend. We're especially looking forward to Into The Night, the 14th Street Y's free after-hours exploration of philosophy, performance and the burning question "Was everyone in the Bible high on drugs?" Read more »
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    Memorial Days: Biographies, Memoirs and Other Backward-Glancing Talks

    By Troy Segal

    Memorial Day is traditionally a time to honor the brave men and women who have died in military service. But the official holiday, which began in the 1860s, may well have originated in “decoration day” customs: families gathering in graveyards, holding celebratory, clan-wide reunions to remember their relatives and friends. In that spirit, we present a roster of talks and activities centered around reminiscences—celebrated folk looking back at their lives, times and loved ones. Read more »
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    Beyond the Usual Song and Dance

    By Troy Segal

    Like the flowers and trees, musical and theatrical events flourish in springtime New York: a dazzling burst before everyone scatters for the summer, perhaps. Among the performing arts activities, here are a baker’s dozen of our picks—premieres or rare performances, uniquely stimulating talks and lectures—that go far beyond the usual song and dance. Read more »
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    Spring Food Festivals and Talks in NYC

    By Troy Segal

    With its influx of fresh crops, it’s no wonder that spring is a favorite season for New York venues to serve up food festivals, tasty talks and other occasions for the culinary-minded. Herewith, a menu of events guaranteed to make your mouth water, from dinners with novelists to whiskey sipping and a Lower East Side block party. Read more »
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    Political Personalities and Talks in NYC

    Is it November 8, 2016 yet? Get in the spirit of the upcoming presidential marathon with this selection of intriguing political talks. In the coming weeks, find major Washington players, Senators and even a President making appearances around NYC. Read more »

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New York Thought: Smart Things to Do in NYC This Weekend

Tango, dance and women writers on their fathers highlight the smart things to do in NYC this weekend. We're especially looking forward to Into The Night, the 14th Street Y's free after-hours exploration of philosophy, performance and the burning question "Was everyone in the Bible high on drugs?"

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