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Tribeca GreenmarketSaturday, September 5th, 2009, 8:00 am - 3:00 pm Greenwich St & Chambers St

Borough Hall GreenmarketSaturday, September 5th, 2009, 8:00 am - 6:00 pm Court St and Remsen St

September 5, 8:00 AM - 8:00 AM
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New Island Festical

Direct from Holland, the New Island Festival will set up stakes on New York City's Governors Island from September 10–13 and again from September 17–20. The festival will kick off the fall with provocative theatre, stunning site-specific performance, dazzling visual arts and exhilarating DJ sets, performed by world class Dutch performers. More than 150 artists will perform during the festival.

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September 18, 4:00 PM - September 20, 11:00 PM
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New Island Festival

Direct from Holland, the New Island Festival will set up stakes on New York City's Governors Island from September 10–13 and again from September 17–20. The festival will kick off the fall with provocative theatre, stunning site-specific performance, dazzling visual arts and exhilarating DJ sets, performed by world class Dutch performers. More than 150 artists will perform during the festival.

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September 17, 4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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New Island Festival

Direct from Holland, the New Island Festival will set up stakes on New York City's Governors Island from September 10–13 and again from September 17–20. The festival will kick off the fall with provocative theatre, stunning site-specific performance, dazzling visual arts and exhilarating DJ sets, performed by world class Dutch performers. More than 150 artists will perform during the festival.

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September 11, 11:00 AM - September 13, 11:00 PM
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The New Island Festival

Direct from Holland, the New Island Festival will set up stakes on New York City's Governors Island from September 10–13 and again from September 17–20. The festival will kick off the fall with provocative theatre, stunning site-specific performance, dazzling visual arts and exhilarating DJ sets, performed by world class Dutch performers. More than 150 artists will perform during the festival.

Click here for more information or to purchase tickets

September 10, 4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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Accomplice

Part scavenger hunt, part interactive theater, part walking tour, Accomplice: New York is a dynamic and innovative theatrical experience that actually takes participants through the streets of New York City. Groups of up to 10 are given clues that fuel a journey through various NYC neighborhoods—like SoHo, Chinatown, Little Italy and the Financial District. Cast members interact with the audience as they attempt to piece together a plot of mystery.

This is an ongoing event every Saturday and Sunday starting at 1pm with a new show starting every half hour.

September 5, 1:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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Harbor Day

Located at The Battery, Battery Park City, Brooklyn Bridge Park, Governors Island, Hudson River Park and Snug Harbor.

 

 Harbor Day is the culminating event of NYC's 400th anniversary celebration of Henry Hudson's landing and will also mark the launch of the newly created Harbor District.  All major waterfront parks will be linked by free bikes and free hop-on/hop-off ferry service.  There will be fun and activites for all ages!

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September 13, 9:00 AM - 9:00 AM
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Orquesta Descarga Latina, Joe Canta Jr.

Come listen to some Free Puerto Rican Salsa music by Descarga Latina led by Joe Canta, Jr.  They have managed to recover the splendor of the 60s and 70s with this distinguished musical genre.

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September 9, 7:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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Greenmarkets

Federal Plaza GreenmarketFriday, September, 4th 2009, 8:00 am - 4:00 pm Broadway and Thomas St

City Hall GreenmarketFriday, September 4th, 2009, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm Broadway & Chambers

Staten Island Ferry Terminal GreenmarketFriday, September 4th, 2009, 8:00 am - 7:00 pm Inside Terminal Building

September 4, 8:00 AM - 8:00 AM
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Greenmarkets

Lafayette St. GreenmarketThursday, September 3rd, 2009, 8:00 am- 4:00 pmLafayette and Spring StWilliamsburg GreenmarketThursday, September 3rd, 2009, 8:00 am - 4:00 pmHavemeyer St and BroadwayBowling Green GreenmarketThursday, September 3rd, 2009, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm Broadway and Battery Place

Zuccotti Park GreenmarketThursday, September 3rd, 2009, 8:00 am - 6:00 pm Cedar St between Broadway and Church

September 3, 8:00 AM - 8:00 AM
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Greenmarkets

City Hall GreenmarketTuesday, September  1st, 2009, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm Broadway & Chambers

Bowling Green GreenmarketTuesday, September 1st, 2009, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm Broadway and Battery Place

Zuccotti Park GreenmarketTuesday, September 1st, 2009, 8:00 am - 6:00 pm Cedar St between Broadway and Church

Borough Hall GreenmarketTuesday, September 1st, 2009, 8:00 am - 6:00 pm Court St and Remsen St

September 1, 8:00 AM - 8:00 AM
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Run to Remember

The Inaugural World Trade Center Run to Remember (WTCRTR) will be a celebration of the lives of those lost on September 11, 2001. This event will offer a great opportunity for all people who were affected by the events of 9-11 to come together to remember each victim, while running, or walking, around beautiful Governors Island, in the heart of New York Harbor.

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September 6, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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Creative Time PLOT 09 Public Art Installation

Creative Time is putting on a new public artquadrennial: PLOT, taking place on historic Governors Island and featuringinternational artists responding to the island with new, site-responsive artworks. Thefirst edition of PLOT, This World & Nearer Ones, is curated by Mark Beasley. Theproject is produced in association with Governors Island Preservation and EducationCorporation, the National Park Service, NYC & Company, and the Office of theMayor.

This program will run weekly at 11am on Sunday, Friday, Saturday until Sun Oct 11

September 5, 11:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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Film Screening- Zombie Honeymoon

Join the Governors Island Alliance and partners Slamdance Film Festival and Post FactoryFilmsNY for an evening of cinema al fresco at Water Taxi Beach September 17.Zombie HoneymoonWritten and Directed by Dave Gebroe, run time 83 minutes

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September 17, 4:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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Public Hearing: Retail Diversity and Neighborhood Health Public Hearing

Senator Squadron, the Senate Standing Committee on Cities, and the Assembly Standing Committee on Cities will be hosting a Public Hearing on Retail Diversity and Neighborhood Health.

September 18, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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Learn about - and fly your own - kites

The first 100 children who come to a reading of Touching the Sky on September 13 will receive a free pocket-sized Mighty Kite of their very own. Touching the Sky is a charming work of historical narrative, telling the story of Wilbur Wright's first flight over water, launched from Governors Island, and Orville's groundbreaking flights on an early tour of Europe.

September 13, 12:30 PM - 12:30 PM
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Senator Squadron, Chair of Senate Cities Committee, to host a hearing on Retail Diversity and Neighborhood Health

SUBJECT:           Retail Diversity and Neighborhood HealthPURPOSE:          To identify and disseminate best practices for supporting and               facilitating the preservation and revitalization of retail in urban neighborhoods.

August 28, 2009
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N*E*R*D + ASHER ROTH

As the Neptunes, Pharrell Williams and Chad Hugo have quickly become one of the world's top pop and hip-hop production teams, crafting hits for everyone from Britney Spears to Snoop Dogg. But William's and Hugo apparently desire something more from their career than the accolades and cash that come from making other people's music. And so in 2001 with help from colleague, Shae, they formed their own band, N*E*R*D. Their debut, In Search Of . .

September 9, 6:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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Turntables on the Hudson presents: THE SUNDAY GETAWAY

DJ's Nickodemus, Mariano & guests + Nappy G & Christian Rogers on percussionNickodemus SUN PEOPLE album LIVE + Dance & Drumming performances!!Cost - $15Day of Show - $20

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September 6, 2:00 PM - 2:00 PM
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Governors Island Swim

Spend the Friday before Labor Day jumping off a ferry boat and circling a piece of Manhattan at this challenging 2-miler around the birthplace of New York City, with great views of Lower Manhattan, Jersey City, Staten Island, Brooklyn, and, of course, Governors Island itself. The island will be open to the public during the event, meaning there will be more fans than ever cheering you on at the fifth annual Governors Island Swim..

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September 4, 4:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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