Tuesday, April 5: Free Writing Classes, Stargazing, Melissa McCarthy + Week Ahead

Today’s Events

Free Writing Classes (Through Wednesday, April 6)

Melissa McCarthy & Ben Falcone

Tuesdays Through October 25: Free Stargazing on the High Line

2016 Rent the Runway Sample Sale (Through Sunday, April 10)

Art, Active Imagination & the Creative Process

Art & Mindfulness

The History of World War II in 20 Brooklyn Objects

Not Your Mother’s Feminism: Sisterhood in the Digital Age

Pulitzer Prize Winner Margo Jefferson & Randy Cohen ('The Ethicist')

'9/11 and the American Landscape'

'The Bitchy Waiter: Tales, Tips and Trials from a Life in Food Service'

Kate Medina & Anna Quindlen

Panel Discussion on Preservation & Local Issues + Free Piriogis

Coming Up This Week

Wednesday Moving Beyond the Rhetoric: Creating a Diverse Workplace in the 21st Century

Wednesday AMNH SciCafe: How Paleo is Your Diet?

Wednesday A History of Board Games

Wednesday Cameron Diaz

Wednesday Cheese Talks & Tastings

Wednesday WE <3 YOU JOHN WATERS Party

Thursday Havana Film Festival New York 2016 (Through Friday, April 15)

Thursday KINO!2016 German Film Festival (Through Thursday, April 14)

Thursday Thelonious Monk's 'At Carnegie Hall': A Jazz Listening Party

Thursday Anderson Cooper & Gloria Vanderbilt

Friday 2016 Brooklyn Folk Festival (Through Sunday, April 10)

Friday 2016 Manhattan Vintage Clothing Show & Sale (Through Saturday, April 9)

Friday Japanese Musical Film Festival 2016 (Through Saturday, April 23)

Saturday 2016 Opening Weekend of LIC Flea & Food

Saturday The Manhattan Vintage Book & Ephemera Fair & Fine Press Book Fair 2016

Saturday Drunk TED Talks: Guilty Pleasures with Meredith Graves

Sunday 'Hey! Ho! Let's Go: Ramones and the Birth of Punk' (Through Sunday, July 31)

Sunday Free Knife Skills Class + Free Knife Sharpening

Sunday NYC Siblings Scavenger Hunt

Ongoing

See more ongoing & upcoming NYC events

Jeppe Hein's Interactive Art in Brooklyn Bridge Park (Through Sunday, April 17)

'Pixar: The Design of Story' (Through Sunday, August 7)

'Hollywood Afterlives in Art and Artifact' (Through Sunday, April 10)

'Silicon City: Computer History Made in New York' (Through Sunday, April 17)

Alex Katz at the Met (Through Sunday, June 26)

'Denim: Fashion's Final Frontier' (Through Saturday, May 7)

Celebrate the Chinese Lunar Year of the Monkey at the Met (Through Sunday, July 24)

'Fairy Tale Fashion' in Dramatic Settings at FIT (Through Saturday, April 16)

How Urban Planner Robert Moses Radically Transformed New York (Through Thursday, April 7)

'Warhol by the Book' Captures the Artist's Lifelong Fascination with Publishing (Through Sunday, May 15)

'Workwear/Abiti da Lavoro' Examines Work Attire as a Fashion Genre (Through Monday, April 18)

'harlem is…A State of Mind' (Through Thursday, June 30)

'SPLENDOR IN THE GRASS' Sensual Camping Ground at MoSex (Through Spring 2016)

'CODED_COUTURE' Showcases the Future of Fashion (Through Saturday, April 30)

'New York New Design' (Through Saturday, May 28)

Cooper Hewitt Design Triennial 2016 (Through Sunday, August 21)

'Beauty and the Beast' Musical (Through Tuesday, April 26)

Edvard Munch & Expressionism at Neue Galerie (Through Monday, June 13)

The Whitney Opens Its Floor Plan for Amazing Views & Innovative Works (Through Saturday, May 14)

' Affordable Housing in New York: The People, Places, and Policies That Transformed a City' (Through Sunday, May 15)

NYBG's Orchid Show 2016 (Through Sunday, April 17)

'Full House! The Musical' (Through Saturday, April 30)

Patti Smith Reads from 'M Train' in a Gallery of Her Photographs (Through Saturday, April 16)

'Printing Women: Three Centuries of Female Printmakers, 1570–1900' (Through Friday, May 27)

'In the Wake: Japanese Photographers Respond to 3/11' (Through Sunday, June 12)

Genesis Breyer P-Orridge's 'Try to Altar Everything' Explores the Power of Devotion, Expression & Community (Through Monday, August 1)

Imagine a Peaceful World at Yoko Ono's 3/11 Installation (Through Sunday, June 12)

See the Role Artists Play in NYC's Real Estate Market (Through Friday, April 8)

Free NYC Party Cruises (Through Saturday, April 30)

Staten Island Unlimited 2016 Photography Triennial (Through Wednesday, August 31)

'American Soil' Earth Day Collage on Display (Through Friday, April 22)

'Transit Etiquette or: How I Learned to Stop Spitting and Step Aside in 25 Languages' (Through Tuesday, July 26)

'Isaac Mizrahi: An Unruly History' Chronicles the Designer's Creative Projects (Through Sunday, August 7)

2016 Pipeline Festival of New American Theatre (Through Saturday, April 23)

Mentor Project 2016: Obie-Winning New Play Festival (Through Saturday, April 23)

'Saturday Night Live: The Exhibition' (Through Wednesday, June 1)

See Alison O'Daniel's Immersive Installation at Knockdown Center (Through Sunday, May 8)

ID Pop Up Shop 2016 (Through Sunday, April 10)

Mandala Sand Painting & Multiphonic Chanting (Through Friday, April 15)

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