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FIAF Fall Open House & Free French Classes

FIAF Fall Open House & Free French Classes

Sep 14, 2019 @ 10:00 am6:00 pm



Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly

Enjoy free French classes and fun activities for all ages, yoga in French, multimedia exhibitions and a screening of French cartoon The Big Bad Fox and Other Tales. Stop by then charmant library for browsing, Culturethèque digital library demonstrations and a French books and magazines giveaway.

TILT Kids Day at FIAF: C’est la fête

Exploring the theme of la fête (celebration) with a giant family party featuring dancing, music, and time spent together.

The day kicks off with a family story hour focused on celebratory French and English classics. See a one-of-a-kind mime performance with TILT festival favorite Broken Box Mime. Capture the moment with a family portrait and…

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EsplanadeFriends: Noiz R &B

Enjoy a free riverfront concert with local favorite Noiz R & B. Plan a day of fun, music and A La Mode ice cream with the view of passing boats on the East River. Join Craft Studio for art & activities.

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Columbus Day Parade

This annual festive parade celebrates the spirit of exploration and courage that inspired Christopher Columbus’s 1492 expedition to America and and the important contributions of Italian-Americans and other immigrants.

The floats and bands set sail up Fifth Avenue from 44th to 72nd Street. Over a dozen high school bands, as well as virtuosi professional groups from…

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Billy Johnson Playground

This rustic playground hosts an amazing 45-foot granite slide nestled into a rocky hill, bucket and tire swings, and an amphitheater and miniature stone bridge made of natural materials like plants, stone, and wood at a child’s scale.

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