• New York Thought: Smart Things to Do in NYC This Week

    Talks on Ayn Rand, practical mindfulness, and the science of friendship highlight our picks for the best smart things to do in NYC this week. Read more »
  • New York Thought: Smart Things to Do in NYC This Weekend

    Tibetan mantra healing, Incan music, and a cephalopod movie night highlight our picks for the best smart things to do in NYC this weekend. Read more »
  • Talks and Events Around July 4th and American History

    By Alison Durkee

    July 4 is coming up, and it’s nearly time to celebrate America’s birth. Beyond the fireworks and barbecues, those hoping to mark the holiday with some insight into our nation’s founding—and present-day politics—can check out these upcoming talks and events. Read more »
  • LGBTQ NYC: Talks and Events Around WorldPride

    By Alison Durkee

    Happy Pride! This month marks the LGBTQ community’s annual celebration of identity, community, and visibility. And there’s no better place to celebrate than New York City. As Pride month continues, here are some great talks and events to help you show your Pride or be a good ally, and learn more about the LGBTQ community and its history and future. Read more »
  • Talks and Events Around Father’s Day in NYC

    By Alison Durkee

    Father's Day is on the horizon, and whether you’re planning to spend the day with Dad or get a deeper perspective on fatherhood, NYC’s cultural scene has you covered. Celebrate Father's Day, learn more about masculinity, or get a deeper insight into your family background with these upcoming talks and events. Read more »