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Indigenous Cultures of NYC

Indigenous Cultures of NYC

October 14 @ 10:30 am - 5:00 pm

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An event every day that begins at 10:30 am, repeating until October 14, 2019

Children’s Museum of Manhattan (CMOM)

212 West 83rd Street between Broadway & Amsterdam Upper West Side
New York    + Google Map

Free with museum admission

At 10:30 am, museum educators share the story of The Golden Flower: A Taino Myth from Puerto Rico. This creation story originates from a myth of the Tainos, one of the indigenous cultures of the West Indies. From 1-5 pm, celebrate and acknowledge cultures that have originated in New York City in the Art, Artist & You exhibit. Pay respect to these native people and populations.

Let’s Dance!

Bounce, glide or leap in an exciting exhibition/dance space designed to introduce children and families to the delights of dance as an art form, as an expression of diverse cultures and traditions, and as a healthy physical activity. Interact with an immersive video projection dome dance portal to learn with…

Art, Artists & You

In a dynamic, hands-on environment, watch, follow, collaborate with, and take inspiration from working contemporary artists in studio workspaces. Explore the work of a diverse set of artists who work with materials and techniques such as assemblage/collage, fiber arts, technology/new media and paper.

Amazing Apple Festival with The Creative Kitchen

The Creative Kitchen hosts apple inspired food craft stations, leads cooking demonstrations, and shares apple-based storytimes. At 2 & 3 pm, discover creative ways to make simple, healthy and delicious dishes and snacks with apples Chef Cricket Azima.

Orwashers UWS

Choose from salads, sandwiches, amazing healthy artisanal bread and not-so-healthy pastries at the new UWS outpost of the 100+-year-old Orwashers Bakery with counter service and seating.

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Cafe Lalo

The extensive cheesecake-heavy dessert menu and charming Belle Époque decor lure locals to this cash-only tourist favorite. Dine on salads, sandwiches, pastries and all-day waffles, quiches and omelets or choose…

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Let’s Dance!

Bounce, glide or leap in an exciting exhibition/dance space designed to introduce children and families to the delights of dance as an art form, as an expression of diverse cultures…

More info

Art, Artists & You

In a dynamic, hands-on environment, watch, follow, collaborate with, and take inspiration from working contemporary artists in studio workspaces. Explore the work of a diverse set of artists who work…

More info