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6:30 p.m. May 14 – You’ve probably never heard of Ira Schnapp (1892–1969), but you’ve seen his handiwork. In his early twenties, he designed the typeface for the motto chiseled into the frieze of New York City’s Main Post Office: “NEITHER SNOW NOR RAIN NOR HEAT NOR GLOOM OF NIGHT…” Two decades later h… Village…

7:30 p.m. May 14 – Loyal fans of the New York City–based Citizens Band — or even those merely intrigued by the steady acclaim the troupe has earned over the years — are advised to act quickly: Their latest act, “a meditation on social justice” entitled Political Theater, is a o… Village Voice | Events…

Date: May 12, 2015 The Lenape Gallery is pleased to present an exhibition featuring an amalgam of works by Staten Island artists and natural infrastructure projects implemented to make New York City more storm resilient and sustainable. The opening reception will be held Thursday, April 16 from 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Start time: 10:00…

Date: May 12, 2015 Mariella Bisson’s large-scale, mixed media paintings of picturesque waterfalls in upstate New York are coupled with her preparatory drawings and watercolors in Sunlight, Water and Gravity. Her paintings, created with hundreds of pieces of layered paper, teeter on the edge of abstraction and representation. The overlapping paper replicates the texture of…

Date: May 12, 2015 Join this free fitness walking program along the beautiful Joe Michaels Mile, adjacent to Little Neck Bay. Adults only. Start time: 9:00 am End time: 10:00 am Contact phone: (718) 352-4793 ext. 302 Location: Joe Michaels Mile: Western Entrance (in Crocheron Park) NYC Parks Special Events

9:00 p.m. May 13 – Eric D. Johnson is best known as the frontman and primary songwriter of the Fruit Bats, a Northwest indie rock band with a hard-on for pop. The band released a string of exceptional records, with singles like “When You Love Somebody” finding a bigger audience among those who make co……

Date: May 12, 2015 Classic tales from Hans Christian Andersen, the Brothers Grimm, Edgar Allan Poe, and master story tellers, inspire nineteen children's book artists who create illustrations for children age three through teens in this exhibit. The show will include events for children and adults. “These are the classic stories you grew up with…