Out & About

| 17 Jun 2016 | 01:52

    Thu 23

    Paul Tremblay, Laird Barron, and Victor LaValleBook Culture. 450 Columbus Ave.

    7:00 p.m. Free

    A reading from the new books of Paul Tremblay (“Disappearance at Devil’s Rock”), Laird Barron (“Man With No Name”) and Victor LaValle (“The Ballad of Black Tom.”)

    212-595-1962. Bookculture.com

    Face and Hand PaintingBloomingdale Library, 150 West 100th St.

    4 p.m.-6 p.m. Free

    Face and hand painting for kids. All face paint is non-toxic, hypoallergenic and water-soluble

    212-222-8030. nypl.org

    Fri 24

    Friday Freshen UpWest Harlem Piers Park West 125th Street

    6 p.m. Free

    Kick off the weekend with some fresh air while you drink in the sounds at this monthly musical get-happy hour

    212-870-3070. riversidepark.nyc.org

    Pop-Up Plays New York Public Library for Performing Arts 40 Lincoln Center Plaza

    Fri 24 and Sat 25. 7:30 p.m. Free

    A fun, hour-long evening of site-specific, 10-minute play readings, set in the glass-enclosed first floor café.

    917-275-6975. Nypl.org

    Sat 25

    ‘Freeheld’St. Agnes Library 444 Amsterdam Ave.

    2 p.m. Free

    “Freeheld” is a 2015 American drama film directed by Peter Sollett and written by Ron Nyswaner, starring Julianne Moore, Ellen Page, Steve Carell, Luke Grimes and Michael Shannon.

    212-621-0619. Nypl.org

    The Ultimate Doo-Wop ShowBeacon Theatre 2124 Broadway

    8 p.m. $48.50-$88.50

    The Ultimate Doo-Wop Show returns to the Beacon Theatre for its ninth year.

    212-465-6500 beacontheatre.com

    Sun 26

    Talking SticksSymphony Space, 2537 Broadway at 95th Street

    7:30 p.m. $14; members, $10; senior and students, $12

    An inspirational and educational documentary about a musician’s inner and outer journeys with his instruments

    212-864-5400. Symphonyspace.org

    Heroes and HeroinesNew-York Historical Society, 170 Central Park West

    5:00 p.m. $44; members, $32

    Women in Shakespeare and Lessons for Today’s Leaders: A conversation featuring U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, award-winning Shakespearean scholar Michael Witmore, and guest actors from The Public Theater

    212-873-3400. nyhistory.org

    Mon 27

    Speaking of ScienceSymphony Space, 2 West 64th St.

    6:30 p.m. $10; members, $5

    Informal conversation with Dr. Felix Fung about science, nature, and how we define and accumulate knowledge

    212-874-5210. nysec.org

    PHILLY MEETS NEW YORKSmoke Jazz and Supper Club, 2751 Broadway

    Sets at 7 p.m. and 9 p.m. $9 music charge, $38 three-course dinner

    A cozy venue with clean sight lines & good sound featuring jazz

    212-864-6662. smokejazz.com

    Tue 28

    Naumburg Orchestral ConcertsCentral Park, Naumburg Bandshell Mid-Park from 66th to 72nd Streets.

    7:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m.

    Free, outdoor classical music during the 111th season of the concerts series. 1,000 seats are provided on a first come, first served basis.


    Startup Spectacular 2016Fordham University School of Law, 150 West 62nd St.

    June 28 and 29. Starts at 8 a.m. $215-$495

    Kick your Startup forward.

    410-429-0092. startupspectacular.com

    Wed 29

    Adult Coloring ClubRiverside Library 127 Amsterdam Ave.

    4 p.m. Free

    The latest craze is artistic coloring for adults, and the adult coloring books have more intricate designs and patterns than those designed for children.

    (212) 870-1810. Nypl.org

    Tarantata: Spider DanceThe Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine 1047 Amsterdam Avenue at 112th Street

    8 p.m.-9:30 p.m. $25

    A sensual and mystical show about the healing power of the Tarantella trance dance.

    212-316-7540. Stjohndivine.org