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Midnight Moment: Voyage

Date:
July 8, 2016 - 3:07pm
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Free

(New York, N.Y.) June 27, 2016–Times Square Arts brings Beau Stanton’s multi-channel animation Voyage to Times Square’s electronic billboards from 11:57 p.m. to midnight every night in July. This project is a part of Midnight Moment, a monthly presentation by The Times Square Advertising Coalition (TSAC) and Times Square Arts.

Wonderama

Date:
July 21, 2016 - 10:00am
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Free

W​onderama​ was a revolutionary children’s variety show and reigned for over two decades as THE “show for kids.” Taped in Metro NY, it aired in many other cities. It gave kids their world – their way. 

Summer Concert / Afro-Brazilian Party with Dendê & Band – July 27th – at Waterside Plaza

Date:
July 27, 2016 - 7:00pm
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Free

Part of Waterside Plaza‘s Summer Fun on the Plaza series! Summer Concert and Afro-Brazilian Party – with Dendê & Band Date: Wednesday, July 27 (Rain Date: August 3th) Time: 7PM to 9PM (With a Samba Dance Lesson at 7:45pm) Admission: Free (No tickets needed – just show up :) ) Location: Outside on the Plaza (Waterside Plaza. At 25 Waterside Plaza, NY, NY 10010.) Need directions?

Guided Bird Tour & Nature Story Time for Kids in Central Park on July 28th

Date:
July 28, 2016 - 3:00pm
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Free

Children in the New York City area will have the opportunity to explore and embrace nature on Thursday, July 28th for a very special event. A bird expert from the NYC Audubon Society (nycaudubon.org) will lead a guided children's tour through Central Park’s beautiful grounds to point out various types of birds.

Rooftop Films Presents ANIMATION BLOCK PARTY

Date:
July 28, 2016 - 6:00pm
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Free

Experience some of the year's best animated short films at the incomparable Animation Block Party! 

THURSDAY JULY 28 WATERFRONT PLAZA AT BROOKFIELD PLACE 6:00PM Doors Open 7:30PM Live Music 8:30PM Films Begin 10:00PM Q&A with filmmakers THE FILMS ANIMATION BLOCK 2016 SIGNAL FILM (Dana Sink | Harrisburg, PA | 1 min.) PERFECT HOUSEGUEST (Ru Kuwahata | Baltimore, MD | 2 min.) 

Rooftop Films

Date:
July 28, 2016 - 7:30pm
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Free

Arts Brookfield and Rooftop Films team up for the fifth summer at Brookfield Place to present three special nights of free independent film screenings along the Hudson River waterfront. From Thursday, July 28 to Saturday, July 30, 2016, doors open at 6:30 p.m. The evening kicks off with live music performances at 7:30 p.m. followed by the film screening at 8:30 p.m. When:  July 28: Animation Block Party July 29: The Best of New York Nonfiction July 30: In Pursuit of Silence Details: Doors open 6:30 p.m. 
Live Music begins at 7:30 p.m. Film at 8:30 p.m. Q&A at 10:00 p.m.

NewYork-Presbyterian/Queens Hosts 2nd Annual Healthy Baby Fair

Date:
July 30, 2016 - 10:00am
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Free

NewYork-Presbyterian/Queens will host its 2nd Annual Healthy Baby Fair on Saturday, July 30, at 10 a.m. in the Mudan Banquet Hall, Queens Crossing. Attendees will learn about breastfeeding, baby safety and parenting skills. Lactation Consultants from NYP/Queens will be available for mothers to speak with, as well as members of our trauma team who can go over street safety with families. Other service agencies will also be participating. For more information, please contact NewYork-Presbyterian/Queens Community Health Initiatives at 718-670-1178.

Rooftop Films Presents: In Pursuit of Silence

Date:
July 30, 2016 - 6:30pm
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Cost:
Free

Saturday, July 30th WATERFRONT PLAZA AT BROOKFIELD PLACE (230 VESEY STREET, NEW YORK CITY, NY, 10281) 6:00PM Doors Open 7:30PM Live Music 8:30PM Film Begins 10:00PM Q&A with filmmaker Patrick Shen MORE INFO: http://rooftopfilms.com/2016/schedule/in-pursuit-of-silence/

Hyperbole: The Best Comedy Show Ever

Date:
August 6, 2016 - 8:30pm
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Cost:
Free

Hyperbole is THE ABSOLUTE BEST comedy show in New York City! If you’ve ever been to another comedy show and thought to yourself, “This show is the best!” then you’re silly because this one is even better. It can’t be beat! There isn’t a show better than this. It’s in a super cool alley in Astoria! It’s totally free! We give out free beer! And hosts Brian Bahe and Stu Melton bring you the BEST of New York City stand up comedy. By the way, did we mention this show is really good? This month's lineup: Rojo Perez, Eli Sairs, Emily Winter, Diego Lopez, Chanel Ali, Brian Kim

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