Past Events

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Food of the Dead: A Culinary History of Funeral Food – Mon., Oct. 23, 2017

Secret Science Club North Presents Astronaut & Spaceman Author Mike Massimino – Mon., Oct. 23, 2017

What Kind of People Do We Want to Be: Finding a Moral Compass in Challenging Times – Mon., Oct. 23, 2017

Launch of "Coming to My Senses: The Making of a Counterculture Cook" – Mon., Oct. 23, 2017

Judy Collins in Conversation with Dr. Andrew Weil – Mon., Oct. 23, 2017

Sayers & Doers – Mon., Oct. 23, 2017

Kelly + Zach Weinersmith: Soonish – Mon., Oct. 23, 2017

112th: John Krinsky on Who Cleans the Park? – Mon., Oct. 23, 2017

Monument, Myth, and Meaning – Mon., Oct. 23, 2017

Literature and Globalization: A Conversation with Norbert Niemann and Eric Jarosinski – Mon., Oct. 23, 2017

Jed Perl in Conversation with Alexander S. C. Rower – Mon., Oct. 23, 2017

Candy: From Early History to Halloween – Mon., Oct. 23, 2017

Secret Brooklyn: An Unusual Guide – Mon., Oct. 23, 2017

Public Lecture Series with the Nobel Prize-Winning LIGO Team – Mon., Oct. 23, 2017

CaringKind's Annual Research Meeting: Competing Paradigms in Alzheimer's Research – Mon., Oct. 23, 2017

Dr. Andrew Weil + Meredith Monk | Sound and Healing – Mon., Oct. 23, 2017

Who Will Lead Us: Hasidic Dynasties in America – Mon., Oct. 23, 2017

Marilyn Maye with Will Friedwald and Harvey Granat – Mon., Oct. 23, 2017

Dr. Diane Pomerantz Discusses Her Debut Memoir, Lost in the Reflecting Pool – Sun., Oct. 22, 2017

Opening Reception for "Heroes of the Holocaust" Exhibition by 3D Pop Artist Charles Fazzino – Sun., Oct. 22, 2017

Museum of Interesting Things Fright Night Secret Speakeasy Sun Oct 22nd 6 pm – Sun., Oct. 22, 2017

Town Hall Ensemble: City Suite – Sun., Oct. 22, 2017

Kent Tritle Organ Recital – Sun., Oct. 22, 2017

Burning of the Quarantine and the Aftermath – Sun., Oct. 22, 2017

Six Memorable Musicals That Changed Broadway – Sun., Oct. 22, 2017

Japanese Bamboo Art: The Abbey Collection – Sun., Oct. 22, 2017

City of Rising Waters: A Symposium – Sun., Oct. 22, 2017

CaringKind Hosts Special Educational Meeting in Queens: “Understanding Dementia for Caregivers” – Sun., Oct. 22, 2017

Fall Open House – Sun., Oct. 22, 2017

Sunday Meeting | Steven Hassan: Undue Influence in The Digital Age: How to Protect Yourself and Others – Sun., Oct. 22, 2017

Halloween Storytelling – Sun., Oct. 22, 2017

'Kosher' Nostra: Jewish Gangsters and the Lower East Side – Sun., Oct. 22, 2017

Science vs. Faith: Addressing History's Oldest Debate – Sun., Oct. 22, 2017

Mary Stuart by Friedrich Schiller – Sat., Oct. 21, 2017 - Sun., Oct. 22, 2017

Marc Bamuthi Joseph Premieres /peh-LO-tah/ at BAM – Sat., Oct. 21, 2017

The End of Policing with Alex S. Vitale and Kassandra Frederique – Sat., Oct. 21, 2017

How to Kill a City: Peter Moskowitz with Alicia Boyd – Sat., Oct. 21, 2017

Halloween Murder Mystery – Sat., Oct. 21, 2017 - Sat., Oct. 28, 2017

Monsignor Timothy Verdon: Two Visions of Paradise – Sat., Oct. 21, 2017

Night Shift Opening Reception – Sat., Oct. 21, 2017

Mary Stuart by Friedrich Schiller – Sat., Oct. 21, 2017

Maha Sadhana Workshop with Sri Dharma Mittra – Sat., Oct. 21, 2017

In Search of a Better World: Payam Akhavan – Sat., Oct. 21, 2017

Christopher Finan: Irish American Leaders in the Alcoholism Recovery Movement – Sat., Oct. 21, 2017

Brighton Beach Walking Tour – Sat., Oct. 21, 2017

Modus, Sneak Preview – Sat., Oct. 21, 2017

Lower East Side Art Gallery Tour – Sat., Oct. 21, 2017

Crime in NYC: A History of Vice and Murder Walking Tour – Sat., Oct. 21, 2017

Family Drop-In Day at China Institute: Dreams of the Kings – Sat., Oct. 21, 2017

Lower Manhattan History Walk – Sat., Oct. 21, 2017

Books Can Take Your Feelings Everywhere! – Sat., Oct. 21, 2017

Sex and the Constitution from America's Origins to the 21st Century – Sat., Oct. 21, 2017

Spirit of the Seaport: A Victorian Haunting Aboard the Wavertree – Fri., Oct. 20, 2017 - Sat., Oct. 21, 2017

Mary Stuart by Friedrich Schiller – Fri., Oct. 20, 2017 - Sat., Oct. 21, 2017

Somi in Petite Afrique October 20 | 7:30 pm Aaron Davis Hall – Fri., Oct. 20, 2017

Marc Bamuthi Joseph Premieres /peh-LO-tah/ at BAM – Fri., Oct. 20, 2017

Family Astronomy Night | Noah Petro, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center STANDBY ONLY – Fri., Oct. 20, 2017

The Internationalists: How a Radical Plan to Outlaw War Remade the World – Fri., Oct. 20, 2017

Pre-Concert Discussion: Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra Songbook – Fri., Oct. 20, 2017 - Sat., Oct. 21, 2017

Mara: A Chamber Opera Libretto by Stephen Batchelor + Music by Sherry Woods – Fri., Oct. 20, 2017

"Two-Countries: U.S. Daughters and Sons of Immigrant Parents,” an Anthology of Flash Memoir, Personal Essays, and Poetry – Fri., Oct. 20, 2017

Volkmar and Margret Sander Prize Ceremony – Fri., Oct. 20, 2017

Performing Tradition and Innovation – Fri., Oct. 20, 2017

John Herzog on "A Billion to One" – Fri., Oct. 20, 2017

Negotiating Change: Art from Societies in Transition – Fri., Oct. 20, 2017

Haunted History: Bog Bodies of Iron Age Europe – Thu., Oct. 19, 2017

Mary Stuart by Friedrich Schiller – Thu., Oct. 19, 2017 - Fri., Oct. 20, 2017

Gretchen Carlson with Samantha Bee: Be Fierce WAIT LIST ONLY – Thu., Oct. 19, 2017

Chris Duffy’s You Get a Spoon with Nate Sloan, Josh Gondelman, and Kayla Ringelheim – Thu., Oct. 19, 2017

Marc Bamuthi Joseph Premieres /peh-LO-tah/ at BAM – Thu., Oct. 19, 2017

Alone, a Film by Garrett Bradley, Followed by a Discussion with the Filmmaker and Other Panelists – Thu., Oct. 19, 2017

*OlioNote Vol 3 Party* The Urgent Need for Critical Thinking & Anecdotes Are Better Than Evidence – Thu., Oct. 19, 2017

Third Thursday Artist Talks – Thu., Oct. 19, 2017

The Gourmands’ Way – Thu., Oct. 19, 2017

Screening & Live Event: An Evening with Dan Rather and "Get Me Roger Stone" – Thu., Oct. 19, 2017

Lexody Fall Soiree – Thu., Oct. 19, 2017

Jim Shepard and Karen Shepard – Thu., Oct. 19, 2017

Jeannette Watson | It's My Party: A Memoir – Thu., Oct. 19, 2017

From Nuremberg to Eichmann – Thu., Oct. 19, 2017

Double Take 22 – Thu., Oct. 19, 2017

Creative Spaces Empowering the City – Thu., Oct. 19, 2017

An Evening with Mel Brooks – Thu., Oct. 19, 2017

Alice McDermott: The Ninth Hour – Thu., Oct. 19, 2017

112th: Naor Ben-Yehoyada on The Mediterranean Incarnate – Thu., Oct. 19, 2017

"Electric October" with Author Kevin Cook – Thu., Oct. 19, 2017

The Society Presents! The War of The Worlds/ Dinner + Movie – Thu., Oct. 19, 2017

The Improv: An Oral History of the Comedy Club That Revolutionized Stand-Up – Thu., Oct. 19, 2017

Talks | Women to Watch 2018 – Thu., Oct. 19, 2017

Pope.L in Conversation with Christopher Y. Lew – Thu., Oct. 19, 2017

Lioness Golda Meir and the Nation of Israel SOLD OUT – Thu., Oct. 19, 2017

Civil Wars: From Ancient Rome to the Modern Middle East – Thu., Oct. 19, 2017

Women of Letters: "A Letter to My Little Lie" – Thu., Oct. 19, 2017

Rethinking China – China’s Financial Funhouse: How Close to Collapse? – Thu., Oct. 19, 2017

The Brooklyn Conference: Inspiring Social Change – Thu., Oct. 19, 2017 - Sat., Oct. 21, 2017

Music and Meaning—Seminars in Society and Neuroscience – Thu., Oct. 19, 2017

AMNH Presents: 41st Annual Margaret Mead Film Festival – Thu., Oct. 19, 2017 - Sun., Oct. 22, 2017

Valerie Bertinelli at 92Y – Wed., Oct. 18, 2017

Living Volume -- Open Mic – Wed., Oct. 18, 2017

Welcome to the Future – Wed., Oct. 18, 2017

NYRB & BPL Presents: Collected Essays of Elizabeth Hardwick – Wed., Oct. 18, 2017

Marc Bamuthi Joseph Premieres /peh-LO-tah/ at BAM – Wed., Oct. 18, 2017

A Special Conversation with Woody Allen and Eric Lax WAIT LIST ONLY – Wed., Oct. 18, 2017

Top-Secret America with the International Spy Museum – Wed., Oct. 18, 2017

TimesTalks: Sir Richard Branson – Wed., Oct. 18, 2017

Robert Jay Lifton's The Climate Swerve – Wed., Oct. 18, 2017

Modus, Sneak Preview – Wed., Oct. 18, 2017

Mara: A Chamber Opera Libretto by Stephen Batchelor + Music by Sherry Woods – Wed., Oct. 18, 2017

From Head Shops to Whole Foods: the Rise and Fall of Activist Entrepreneurs – Wed., Oct. 18, 2017

Fake News: A Real Conversation – Wed., Oct. 18, 2017

Eric Ries: The Startup Way – Wed., Oct. 18, 2017

Discussing and Facing Death – Wed., Oct. 18, 2017

Curing the Incurable through Unconventional Means – Wed., Oct. 18, 2017

Citymakers Book Talk and Reception WAIT LIST ONLY – Wed., Oct. 18, 2017

112th: David Fishman on The Book Smugglers – Wed., Oct. 18, 2017

Theology and the War on Terror – Wed., Oct. 18, 2017

Sound and Vision: The Musical and the Visual in William Eggleston's Musik – Wed., Oct. 18, 2017

Rome and Jerusalem: A Tale of Two Cities – Wed., Oct. 18, 2017

Past Meets Present @ Brand Union – Wed., Oct. 18, 2017

Mariposas Nocturnas: Emmet Gowin and Joel Smith – Wed., Oct. 18, 2017

London Moderne – Wed., Oct. 18, 2017

Finding Zen: Uncovering Meaning in Art & Artifacts – Wed., Oct. 18, 2017

City of Science — The Brain, Part 1: Consciousness and the Human Brain SOLD OUT – Wed., Oct. 18, 2017

Samaritan Daytop Foundation Honors Award-Winning Actor and New York Sports Legend at 2017 Gala – Wed., Oct. 18, 2017

Making Places: Designing for the Non-Traditional Media Canvas – Wed., Oct. 18, 2017

Live Show! Person Place Thing with Randy Cohen: Chieh Huang – Wed., Oct. 18, 2017

Better Transit Through Data – Wed., Oct. 18, 2017

Artists, Poets, and Writers Lecture Series: "Now Turn the Page: The Role of Poetry in Painting" – Wed., Oct. 18, 2017

Chasing Consciousness: Virtual Reality to Future Reality – Wed., Oct. 18, 2017

Engaging Audiences with Hybrid Collections: Archives, Books, Artifacts, Artworks – Wed., Oct. 18, 2017

Sasha Pechersky: Holocaust Hero, Sobibor Resistance Leader, and Hostage of History – Wed., Oct. 18, 2017

An Evening with The Zohar – Tue., Oct. 17, 2017

Women Take on the Environment: Writing and Activism – Tue., Oct. 17, 2017

Welcome to Nightvale: It Devours – Tue., Oct. 17, 2017

The Sleep-Food Connection – Tue., Oct. 17, 2017

The Book of Cheese – Tue., Oct. 17, 2017

Panel Discussion: Jewish New York, 1917 – Tue., Oct. 17, 2017

Nollywood: Emily Witt with Nicholas Lemann – Tue., Oct. 17, 2017

Joyce Carol Oates's Book of American Martyrs – Tue., Oct. 17, 2017

Jazz & Justice Panel Discussion – Tue., Oct. 17, 2017

Drone Warrior – Tue., Oct. 17, 2017

Cornerstones of Democracy: From Domination to Partnership – Tue., Oct. 17, 2017

112th: The Roots of Urban Renaissance with Brian Goldstein and Mario Gooden – Tue., Oct. 17, 2017

*Olio Seminar* Know Your Rights? Know Your Rights! – Tue., Oct. 17, 2017

Weaponized Consciousness: Performances for Queer Resistance – Tue., Oct. 17, 2017

The World of Tomorrow: Brendan Mathews with Mary Beth Keane – Tue., Oct. 17, 2017

The Inequity of Wealth in Contemporary America – Tue., Oct. 17, 2017

Our Bums: The Lasting Legacy of the Brooklyn Dodgers – Tue., Oct. 17, 2017

Immigrant Voices: Aravella Simotas – Tue., Oct. 17, 2017

History, Ecology & Architecture of the West Village – Tue., Oct. 17, 2017

Born to Be Wild: Why Teens Take Risks and How to Keep Them Safe – Tue., Oct. 17, 2017

American Jews and Jewish Identity – Tue., Oct. 17, 2017

Paris Fashion: A Cultural History – Tue., Oct. 17, 2017

A History of American War in Five Bodies – Tue., Oct. 17, 2017

AMNH Presents: Family Party – Tue., Oct. 17, 2017

Using Digital Humanities to Understand the Architecture of the Holocaust – Tue., Oct. 17, 2017

Hot Pants in Hollywood: Sex, Secrets and Sitcoms – Tue., Oct. 17, 2017

Seeing Shades: Death in Photography – Mon., Oct. 16, 2017

TimesTalks: Ai Weiwei SOLD OUT – Mon., Oct. 16, 2017

Thalia Book Club: Nathan Englander, "Dinner at the Center of the Earth" – Mon., Oct. 16, 2017

Frontiers Lecture: Endurance with Astronaut Scott Kelly with Neil deGrasse Tyson SOLD OUT – Mon., Oct. 16, 2017

Aestheticism, Pop Culture, Evil & Oscar Wilde – Mon., Oct. 16, 2017

Texas Blood: Roger Hodge with Jennifer Szalai – Mon., Oct. 16, 2017

Spies in the Family: An American Spymaster, His Russian Crown Jewel, and the Friendship That Helped End the Cold War WAIT LIST ONLY – Mon., Oct. 16, 2017

An Evening with Shikeith Cathey and Rickey Laurentiis – Mon., Oct. 16, 2017

112th: Patricia Horvath & Jay Neugeboren – Mon., Oct. 16, 2017

The View From Kim Jong Un’s Bunker: How North Korea Sees the World – Mon., Oct. 16, 2017

Skirball Talks: Tony Kushner & Oskar Eustis – Mon., Oct. 16, 2017

Dancing with Fred Astaire: Jonas Mekas with Amy Taubin – Mon., Oct. 16, 2017

Can You See This? – Mon., Oct. 16, 2017

Artist Talk: Justyna Mielnikiewicz – Mon., Oct. 16, 2017

An Evening with Eva Moskowitz: Shaping America's Future – Mon., Oct. 16, 2017

Public Lecture Series with Ryan Pyle: Chinese Turkestan – Mon., Oct. 16, 2017

La 72: A Conversation with Migrant Rights Activists in Mexico – Mon., Oct. 16, 2017

Helen Pond McIntyre '48 Lecture: The Institutional as Usual with Sara Ahmed – Mon., Oct. 16, 2017

11th Annual Arthur Rosenblatt Memorial Lecture | Farshid Moussavi: Thoughts on a New Architecture – Mon., Oct. 16, 2017

Wrongful Convictions Panel with Author Ken Klonsky – Mon., Oct. 16, 2017

Salonica's Jews and Sephardic Modernity – Mon., Oct. 16, 2017

On Ulysses S. Grant with Ron White – Mon., Oct. 16, 2017

Lou Reed: A Life – Sun., Oct. 15, 2017

Still Life Dinner – Sun., Oct. 15, 2017

Debut of New, Utterly Timely Film of Talk by Bob Avakian – Sun., Oct. 15, 2017

Buddha, Mara, and the Question of Evil with Stephen Batchelor – Sun., Oct. 15, 2017

112th: Walter Frisch on Arlen and Harburg's Over the Rainbow – Sun., Oct. 15, 2017

Yes, Chef! An Afternoon with Chef Marcus Samuelsson – Sun., Oct. 15, 2017

Think Olio Presents: Dementia Americana – The Persistence of Forgetting – Sun., Oct. 15, 2017

Ghosts of the Boroughs – Sun., Oct. 15, 2017

*Olio Seminar* Fighting the Loneliness: How and Why We Crave Alternate Ways of Being – Sun., Oct. 15, 2017

Sunday at the Met: Rediscover Rodin – Sun., Oct. 15, 2017

Just Following Orders: Shaping Minds & Morals in Battle – Sun., Oct. 15, 2017

Community Conference: The Village Past, Present, and Future – Sun., Oct. 15, 2017

Thalia Kids' Book Club: Cressida Cowell, "The Wizards of Once" – Sun., Oct. 15, 2017

James Baldwin's America – Sun., Oct. 15, 2017

Couture and Doll Show, Fall 2017 – Sun., Oct. 15, 2017 - Tue., Oct. 17, 2017

Sunday Meeting | Joe Chuman: "If We Reject Science, It's Over" – Sun., Oct. 15, 2017

Jewish Community of Colonial New Amsterdam Walking Tour – Sun., Oct. 15, 2017

WTF Do We Do Now? – Sun., Oct. 15, 2017

Walk to Support NYC’s Alzheimer’s Caregivers – Sun., Oct. 15, 2017

Amy Stiller: Just Trust – Sat., Oct. 14, 2017

Campfire Conversations: Wisdom and Age – Sat., Oct. 14, 2017

The Bilingual Revolution – Book Signing with Fabrice Jaumont in Greenpoint – Sat., Oct. 14, 2017