Out & About

| 14 Mar 2016 | 12:11

    Thu 17

    The Arts of MusicThe Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1000 Fifth Ave.

    11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Free with museum admission

    Highlighting connections between musical traditions of different people, places and time periods.


    Picture Book Story Time 67th Street Library, 328 East 67th St.

    4 p.m. Free

    Enjoy a story with friends.


    Fri 18

    Art in the RoundGuggenheim Museum, 1071 Fifth Ave.

    2 p.m. Free with museum admission

    Focused on artwork by Vasily Kandinsky and freeing shape, line and color

    212-423-3500. www.guggenheim.org/new-york/calendar-and-events/2016/03/18/art-in-the-round-kandinsky-tour-19/21574

    Cast Members from ‘Fiddler on the Roof’ Barnes & Noble. 86th & Lexington Avenue, 150 East 86th St.

    4:30 p.m. Free

    Celebrate the release of “Fiddler on the Roof” with Danny Bursting and lyricist Sheldon Harnick and performances by cast members

    212-369-2180. stores.barnesandnoble.com/event/9780061765385-0

    Sat 19

    Sketching New York Lives Museum of the City of New York, 1220 Fifth Ave.

    11 a.m.-2 p.m. Free

    Try pencil sketching and practicing with live models to create your own New York portraits.

    212-534-1672. www.mcny.org/event/sketching-new-york-lives-0

    Broadway Panhandler BenefitBroadway Panhandler, 65 East Eighth St.

    Sat and Sun, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. $12 for three knives

    The likely last edtion of Broadway Panhandler’s semiannual knife sharpening event, benefiting City Harvest. The cookware store, in business for decades, will close this spring.


    Sun 20

    The Pop Ups Family Concert 1109 Fifth Avenue at 92nd St, Scheuer Auditorium

    11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Adults/children, $18/$13; adult members/children, $15/$11

    212-423-3200. thejewishmuseum.org/calendar/events/2016/03/20/family-concert-the-pop-ups-3.20.16

    NYC Half 2016 Central Park, 72nd Street and Fifth Avenue

    7:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

    Join the Central Park Conservancy team and help them run the Park all year long. Guarantee your spot in this exciting race and support their mission to restore, manage, and enhance Central Park by raising 1,000 in honor of the Conservancy’s 35th Anniversary.


    Mon 21

    CB8 Committee MeetingsLenox Hill Hospital, 130 East 77th St., Aron Board Room

    6:30 p.m. Free

    Joint Zoning & Development and Transportation Committees meeting

    212-758-4340. cb8m.com/events/joint-zoning-development-and-transportation-committees

    ‘Elling’Neue Galerie, 1048 Fifth Avenue, Cafe Fiedermaus

    4 p.m. Free

    Petter Naess’ 2001 feature.


    Tue 22

    Ellen Feldman The Corner BookStore, 1313 Madison Avenue at 93rd St.

    6-7:30 p.m.

    Ellen Feldman reads from her new book “Terrible Virtue.”

    212-831-3554. cornerbookstorenyc.com/event/ellen-feldman-reads-from-her-new-book-terrible-virtue/

    ‘A Midsummer Nights Dream’ 92nd Street Y, Lexington Avenue at 92nd Street

    2 p.m. From $30

    Film historian Philip Harwood discusses and presents screenings of classic film adaptations of Shakespeare’s plays in honor of the 450th anniversary of the playwright’s death.

    212-415-5500. www.92y.org/Event/Shakespeare-Goes-to-Hollywood

    Wed 23

    Conflicts, Human Rights, and International Justice in Africa Hunter College. Roosevelt House Public Policy Institute, 47-49 East 65th St. Room 204

    1:15-2:45 p.m. Free

    Student-faculty roundtable discussion, in which Professor Jill Rosenthal, will address conflicts human rights issues, and resistance of many African states to prosecutions by International Criminal Court

    212-396-7948. www.hunter.cuny.edu/calendar/#/?i=1

    Remembering Womanhouse National Academy Museum, 1083 Fifth Avenue at 5 East 89th St., Assembly Hall

    6:30-8 p.m. Free

    A panel featuring original Womanhouse artists Mira Schor and Faith Wilding, along with curator, writer, and gallerist Kat Griefen.

    212-369-4880. www.nationalacademy.org/remembering-womanhouse-panel-discussion/