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Peepers (2 year-olds) – Early Childhood Series – NYC Events

Date: May 5, 2016 Through hands-on activities, observations, games, and stories, children will become familiar with the sights and sounds of the forest. This program will take place indoor and outdoors (weather-permitting) for children and their caregivers. Space is limited. Registeration requested. Please call (718) 351-3450 or email naturecenter@sigreenbelt.org. Start time: 10:45 am End time:…

Floral Ghost: Susan Orlean and Philip Taaffe in Conversation – NYC Events

Date: May 1, 2016 Taking inspiration from New York’s disappearing “flower district,” acclaimed author Susan Orlean and venerated artist Philip Taaffe collaborated onThe Floral Ghost, a fine-art book to be released this spring. Orlean’s essay reflects on a poignant moment when she first visited the resplendent district in its heyday; Taaffe’s colorful monotypes recall the…

A certain street-stylish, over-50 set is turning the notion of age-appropriate dressing on its head, wearing Iris Apfel glasses, feather boas, and leather that would put Balmain to shame. Photographer Ari Seth Cohen has chronicled these chic grandmothers — and grandfathers — on his travels in Buenos Aries, Tokyo, and Sydney.Advanced … More » Source link