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Trinity School's 300th Anniversary Historical Exhibit

An exhibit about the 300-year history of the Trinity School.

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August 10, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Movies With A View: Butch Cassidy And The Sundance Kid

Butch Cassidy And The Sundance Kid-

Directed by George Roy Hill1969, Rated PG, 110 minutesWhen you're trapped in a tight spot, with the entire Bolivian army ready to take you in - or out - it's nice to know you have friends.  Paul Newman and Robert Redford are bank robbers who discover that running away from your problems isn't always the answer in this classic buddy picture.

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August 13, 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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Greenmarkets

City Hall GreenmarketTuesday, August 11th, 2009, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm Broadway & Chambers

Bowling Green GreenmarketTuesday, August 11th, 2009, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm Broadway and Battery Place

Zuccotti Park GreenmarketTuesday, August 11th, 2009, 8:00 am - 6:00 pm Cedar St between Broadway and Church

Borough Hall GreenmarketTuesday, August 11th, 2009, 8:00 am - 6:00 pm Court St and Remsen St

August 11, 8:00 AM - 8:00 AM
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Brooklyn Bridge Park Site Tour

The Brooklyn Bridge Park Development Corporation will be hosting open tours of the construction site at 6:00 on Tuesday evenings throughout the month of August. Tours leave from the Pier 1 gate on Furman Street, south of Old Fulton Street and Fulton Ferry Landing. You must wear sturdy, closed-toe shoes - no sandals permitted!

Space is limited, so you must RSVP - jbatta@empire.state.ny.us or 212-803-3138

August 11, 6:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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Wildlife Theatre Company presents "The Tale of Flutterby and Piggle"

Join us for a butterfly-themed show, "The Tale of Flutterby and Piggle." This musical, interactive performance introduces students to the interdependence among plants and animals. FREE!

Suggested age: 2 - 5, children must be accompanied by an adult

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August 11, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
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Greenmarkets

Carroll Gardens GreenmarketSunday, August 9th, 2009, 8:00 am - 4:00 pm Carroll between Smith St and Court St

LES GreenmarketSunday, August 9th, 2009, 8:00 am - 4:00 pm Norfolk & Essex

Tompkins Square Park GreenmarketSunday, August 9th, 2009, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm Ave A & 7th St

 

 

 

 

August 9, 8:00 AM - 8:00 AM
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NY Laughs Laughter in the Park 2009

Laughter in the Park is New York's only free outdoor comedy series. Every week, we present two hours of comedy at one of six different city parks.

NYLaughs, Inc. is a unique non-profit that wants to change the cultural landscape of the Big Apple through humor. We seek to elevate the comic arts and provide laughter for free to New Yorkers on a consistent basis by producing free live comedy shows in New York City's public spaces; from its parks and streets to its subways. We want to make New York a better place through laughter!

August 9, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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CityParks Theater: Dancing vs. The Rat Experiment Performed by Witness Relocation

Combining theater, dance, and installation art, Dancing vs. The Rat Experiment is a genre-defying theater piece by the company Witness Relocation.

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August 8, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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Carroll Park Kids' Concert Series: Putamayo Kids Picnic Playground Tour featuring Jay Mankita

Putumayo Kids is the children’s and educational division of Putumayo World Music. As one of the leading children’s record labels, Putumayo Kids is committed to introducing children to other cultures through music from around the world. Putumayo Kids produces music that entertains, educates, and inspires cultural curiosity. More than three million Putumayo Kids CDs have been sold around the world. At least one percent of the CD sales benefit non-profit groups that support children, families, schools, and other charities.

August 8, 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
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Greenmarkets

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

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

August 8, 8:00 AM - 8:00 AM
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CityParks Theater: National Theatre of the USA's Chautaqua

The NTUSA will channel the form and style of the original Chautauqua Lectures, a wildly popular lecture circuit that flourished from 1874 to the Great Depression, through its own inimitable aesthetic and theatrical rhythm, exploring the still hotly debated relationship between High Culture and the Mass Mind. Chautauqua! combines the history of American popular art and entertainment, the culture of commerce and the commerce of culture - our intellectual and political heritage.

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August 7, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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Greenmarkets

Federal Plaza GreenmarketFriday, August 7th, 2009, 8:00 am - 4:00 pm Broadway and Thomas St

City Hall GreenmarketFriday, August 7th, 2009, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm Broadway & Chambers

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

August 7, 8:00 AM - 8:00 AM
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Movies With A View: The Return Of The Pink Panther

The Conservancy's most popular event returns for its tenth anniversary year! Movies With A View is one of the city's premiere outdoor film series with an eclectic line-up of films and breathtaking views of the NYC waterfront. The films are chosen by an all-volunteer Film Committee and each feature is preceded by a short film. DJs from Brooklyn Radio kick off the evening, spinning tunes as the sun sets, and RICE sells delicious dinners onsite. Bike valet provided by Transportation Alternatives.

August 6, 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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Summer Festival

Parks presents days of free outdoor activities for children to enjoy in New York City's parks this summer. Festivals provide a day of safe, fun, and free activities for children and their families throughout the city. Festivals include all sorts of exciting games and activities to keep children active and busy, from contests to dance and music to arts & crafts, carnival games, and much more!

August 6, 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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Greenmarkets

Lafayette St. GreenmarketThursday, August 6th, 2009, 8:00 am- 4:00 pmLafayette and Spring St

Williamsburg GreenmarketThursday, August 6th, 2009, 8:00 am - 4:00 pmHavemeyer St and Broadway

Bowling Green GreenmarketThursday, August 6th, 2009, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm Broadway and Battery Place

Zuccotti Park GreenmarketThursday, August 6th, 2009, 8:00 am - 6:00 pm Cedar St between Broadway and Church

August 6, 8:00 AM - 8:00 AM
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River to River Festival: Emma Lazarus' 160th Birthday Celebration

Celebrates poetess of Liberty Emma Lazarus with inspiring readings by leading New York woman. There will be musical interludes. Presented by Jewish American Arts Project and the NYC Parks Department.

August 5, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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Waterfront Workouts with The Fitness Guru

The Fitness Guru returns with Pilates Mat classes! Join Guress Lawson Harris and her team as they teach you to properly activate the muscles of your abdomen and back to create an incredible amount of stability in your torso. Pilates is designed to restore the natural curvature of the spine while rebalancing the muscles around the joints.

August 4, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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Brooklyn Bridge Park Site Tour

The Brooklyn Bridge Park Development Corporation will be hosting open tours of the construction site at 6:00 on Tuesday evenings throughout the month of August. You must wear sturdy, closed-toe shoes - no sandals permitted!

Space is limited, so you must RSVP - jbatta@empire.state.ny.us or 212-803-3138 - to reserve your spot on August 4th, 11th, 18th, or 25th. Members of the press should RSVP to pressoffice@empire.state.ny.us.

August 4, 6:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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CityParks Theater: Essential Shakespeare I Dream a Little Dream

All the twists and turns of Shakespeare’s classic comedy A Midsummer Night’s Dream packed into a little over an hour.

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August 4, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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The Rural Alberta Advantage

The Rural Alberta Advantage play indie-rock folk songs about hometowns and heartbreak, born out of images from growing up in Central and Northern Alberta. They sing about summers in the Rockies and winters on the farm, ice breakups in the spring time and the oil boom’s charm, the mine workers on compressed, the equally depressed, the city’s slow growth and the country’s wild rose, but mostly the songs just try to embrace the advantage of growing up in Alberta.

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August 4, 8:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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