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|February 28, Friday - March 9, Sunday||Japanese Emerging Artists Exhibition (The WAH Center)
at The WAH Center, 135 Broadway, Williamsburg, BK
“JART 4TH” is an art exhibition introducing young Japanese artists, bridging two metropolis: Tokyo and New York. The program consists of all genres of art, including painting, woodblock printing, photography, sculpture, craft making, installation, and video art, which allows the viewer to see the creative vision and spirit of these two great global art communities. As a special event this year we will also introduce 15 animation artists from Tokyo. The artwork will be exhibited all throughout the WAH Center’s building, which is a New York City Landmark building and a National Historical Place. Join the WAH Center for an opening reception February 28th, 6:00PM-8:00PM. Gallery hours: Thurs-Mon, 1-6PM.
|March 7, Friday - March 9, Sunday||United We Stand, Divided We Perish (Bronx Christian Fellowship Church)
8:30 am - 3:00 pm at Riverside Church, 91 Claremont Avenue & 122nd Street
None: Free To The Public Tickets: www.eventbrite.com/e/nyc-clergy-roundtable-conference-tickets-10619500211
The New York City Clergy Rountable will be holding a conference from Friday, March 7 and Saturday, March 8, from 8:30 am - 3:00 pm at Riverside Church to discuss the following:
There will also be a special New York City tribute to Nelson Mandela being held on Friday, March 7, 2014 at 7:00pm at First Corinthian Baptist Church, 1912 Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Blvd, &116th Street in Harlem. There will be a presentation of the NYC Nelson Mandela Community Activist Award by Honorary Co-Chair Kweku Mandela, grandson of Nelson Mandela.
|March 11, Tuesday||LDT Presents A Black History / Women's History Celebration (Liberata Dance Theatre, Inc.)
8:00 PM - 9:30 PM at Goddard Riverside Community Center 647 Columbus Ave. & 91 St
Liberata Dance Theatre, Inc. presents Reclaiming History, Reinvigorating Life: A Black History / Women’s History Celebration, with Live Music & Afro Caribbean Dance.
This event is funded in full by New York Council for the Humanities and is free to the public for Afro Roots Tuesdays.
General seating: First come first served.
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|March 13, Thursday||In Conversation and Song: Sonia Sanchez and Dr. Bernice Johnson Reagon (Brooklyn Museum)
7:00 PM at 200 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn
Admission: $20 Tickets: Click Here For Tickets
Poet Sonia Sanchez and musician Bernice Johnson Reagon talk about their experience as activists and share words and music from the Civil Rights Movement. Don’t miss this special evening presented in celebration of the opening week of the exhibition "Witness: Art and Civil Rights in the Sixties." This event is free for museum members.
|April 6, Sunday||Walk for Kids Growth, NY 2014 (Human Growth Foundation)
1:00 pm at Flushing Meadows Park, Queens
Donation: $10 kids/$15 adults
Walk for Kids Growth will increase awareness of childhood growth disorders, growth deficiency and the importance of early diagnosis and treatment.
The event will feature a scenic 3-mile walk, display booths, refreshments, giveaways, live entertainment and more. All registered participants will receive an event tee shirt.
The event is hosted by the Human Growth Foundation, a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization.