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|April 5, Friday - July 28, Sunday||John Singer Sargent Watercolors (Brooklyn Museum)
11 a.m at Brooklyn Museum, 200 Eastern Parkway, Bklyn, NY 11210
Donation: $12 students&Srs$8 Tickets: at visitor center
A landmark exhibition that unites for the first time the Sargent watercolor holdings of the Brooklyn Museum, together with the Musseum of Fine Arts Boston.Included are 90 watercolors and ten oil paintings.
|June 14, Friday - June 22, Saturday||The Old In and Out (Three Rooms Press, a leading independent publisher)
7:30 PM at Stage Left Studio Theater, 214 W. 30 St, 6th fl, NYC 10001
Admission: $20 (plus handling) Tickets: http://the-old-in-and-out.eventbrite.com
What happens when young newlyweds in the era of "free love" realize that "happily ever after" is the last thing they 9;re likely to get? "The Old In and Out," a new two-act play by Madeline Artenberg and Karen Hildebrand, directed by Kat Georges, captures the journeys of four free-spirited women who, while looking for love, discover their true independent selves. Not since "The Vagina Monologues" has live theater captured the voices of contemporary women with such honesty and compassion.
|June 22, Saturday||New York Book Festival 2013 (JM Northern Media)
11:00am-5:00 at Radisson Martinique Hotel
Admission: Free to the Public Tickets: None
The New York Book Festival is holding a FREE daytime book fair and publishing seminar on Saturday, June 22, 2013 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Radisson Martinique on Broadway Hotel, 49 W 32nd St, New York, NY 10001.
|July 7, Sunday - July 14, Sunday||"Radical Oklahoma" tour and Woody Guthrie Folk Festival (Global Exchange)
12 noon at Okemah, Oklahoma and surroundings
Admission: $950 Tickets: firstname.lastname@example.org or at the web page
Join Global Exchange Reality Tours at the annual Woody Guthrie Folk Festival in Okemah, OK. and spend some time learning about the tumultuous events of the early twentieth century that shaped Woody’s politics and united white tenant farmers, native tribes, and African-Americans in a series of uprisings in the forested hills of eastern Oklahoma.
|August 9, Friday - August 11, Sunday||63rd annual meeting of the Society for the Study of Social Problems (Society for the Study of Social Problems)
8:00 AM at Westin New York at Times Square
Admission: some events free Tickets: online
National, international scholars and activists gather in NYC for the Annual Meeting on Social Problems, Featuring Occupy Organizers, Talks on Hurricane Sandy, and a Special “Maul Girls” free Concert Event!
|August 17, Saturday||150th Birth Anniversary of Swami Vivekananda (The Vedanta Society of the City of New York)
7:00 PM at FirstChurchofChrist,Scientist 68 St.Central Park West
The first to bring Yoga to the US and the West in 1893- Vedic Chanting.
|August 25, Sunday||Go Topless Day (Go Topless)
12 Noon-3PM at Bryant Park and March to Times Square and back
None: Free To The Public Tickets: None
Go Topless Day 2013 will fall on Sunday Aug. 25. GoTopless Day always falls at the Sunday closest to Women's Equality Day, Aug 26.