Tag Archives: New York

Behind the Park: Restoring Central Park’s Historic Dairy

The Dairy is one of Central Park’s most prominent and important historic structures, created in 1871 as an eatery to serve young children fresh milk, and later transformed into the Park’s first visitor center. The Dairy is currently undergoing a significant restoration project. Hear the full story of this incredible structure from Marie Warsh, Central Park Conservancy historian, and Denise Keaveney, Central

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Second Round PPP Begins Plus Additional Funding Opportunities

Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) re-starts; Save Our Stages grants coming soon The third federal stimulus package passed on December 28 expanded the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Paycheck Protection Program (PPP). The program will bring an additional $284 billion to non-profits and small businesses, including bars and restaurants that may not be eligible for “Save Our Stages” grants. (More on “Save Our Stages” below.)  Smaller

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Virtual Group Tours – The Met

Connect with more than 5,000 years of art and culture at The Met with a live virtual tour led by a Museum guide, available for all audiences. Virtual Adult and University Group Tours The Met welcomes adult and university groups for engaging, online discussions led by a Museum guide. Explore The Met collection and select special exhibitions: Virtual Adult Group

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Les Arts Florissants Performs Haydn’s Paris Symphony No. 87

William Christie and Les Arts Florissants present the virtual premiere of the Orchestra’s performance of Haydn’s Symphony No. 87, the last of his six so-called Paris symphonies. One of the world’s most respected music ensembles, Les Arts Florissants was founded by William Christie in 1979 and has been hailed for its revitalization and performance of Baroque music, in particular French

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Journey through India with Falu – Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts

Take a musical journey through India with Falu, a Grammy-nominated, internationally recognized artist. Known for her ability to blend a modern style with a classically-trained vocal talent, Falu leads an exploration of the varied language, food, and cultures of India through musical traditions from regions across the country. Performance Date: Monday, January 11 from 1:00 pm–2:30 pm ET  Part of Lincoln Center Moments:  Register Here »  Learn More

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Art History from Home: Abstract Art in America

Tues, Jan 12, 2021, 6 pm, Online, via Zoom Nonrepresentational art has meant different things to different artists throughout American art history. This session presents a range of artists who have used abstract language to explore human perception, emotion, embodied experience, and more. It covers the early influence of Cubism and the American Abstract Artists union in the 1930s as

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Civil Rights in New York: From School Boycotts to ‘Beyond Vietnam’

When: Tuesday, January 12, 2021, 5:00pm, Price: Free. Registration required. Register From fighting employment discrimination to organizing for equitable schools to marching against police brutality, New Yorkers were at the forefront of the civil rights movement in the 20th century.    In this online educator workshop, dive into the stories of New York’s network of activists including Ella Baker, Bayard Rustin, Malcolm X,

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Modern Mondays – MOMA

January 11, 2021 – May 31, 2021, The Museum of Modern Art Building upon the Museum’s eight-decade tradition of fostering cinematic innovation and experimentation, Modern Mondays invites artists working in the expanded field of film, video, performance, and sound to present their work in an intimate setting. A platform for both emerging artists and pioneering figures who have changed the

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More Families Can Claim Earned Income Tax Credit and Child Tax Credit, Announced With Second Stimulus Checks, Reports Bambridge Accountants New York

(Newswire.com) – In addition to the second stimulus checks for $600 per person that were announced as part of the Further Consolidated Appropriations Act (FCAA), the Act also contains tax reliefs for education, business meals, and help for those who did not receive the first stimulus check, reports Bambridge Accountants New York. More individuals and families will also be able to claim the Earned

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture Hosts 9th Annual Black Comic Book Festival

The four-day virtual event will feature a tribute to actor Chadwick Boseman and host special guests Tim Fielder, John Jennings, and Regine L. Sawyer The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture will host its ninth annual Black Comic Book Festival from Wednesday, January 13 to Saturday, January 16. The free, public, and virtual event will feature a cosplay competition

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