Out & About

| 01 Jul 2016 | 03:44

    Thu 7

    Ancient Greek MythsSt. Agnes Library, 444 Amsterdam Ave.

    3 p.m. Free

    Make a Trojan horse or design a temple frieze, mold mythological creatures and learn about the gods of Olympus as students travel to ancient Greece to explore its rich history and mythology. Ages 4 and up.

    212-621-0619. nypl.org

    Ashton Applewhite on ‘This Chair Rocks’Book Culture, 450 Columbus Ave.

    7 p.m. Free

    From childhood on, we’re barraged by messages that it’s sad to be old. That wrinkles are embarrassing, and old people useless. A manifesto against ageism.

    212-595-1962. bookculture.com

    Fri 8

    Hamiltunes Singalong (Act One & Two)New York Historical Society, Central Park West at 77th Street

    6:30 p.m. $5

    All are welcome, whether you’ve seen the show, listened to the album, or just want to find out what the excitement is all about.

    212-485-9268. Nyhistory.org

    Get Pop-Cultured: ‘Finding Dory’Barnes & Noble, 2289 Broadway

    7 p.m. Free

    Come dive into the fun.

    212-362-8835. barnesandnoble.com

    Sat 9

    The Peace Train Concert in NYCNew York Society for Ethical Culture 2 West 64th Street

    8 p.m. $15

    Grammy-nominated band and 100-voice diverse youth choir are traveling across America.

    212-874-5210. Nysec.org

    Within the Walls: Exploring Hidden SpacesCathedral Church of St. John the Divine, Amsterdam Avenue at 112th Street

    10:30 p.m.-noon. $25; senior/student, $20

    This extended vertical tour features “behind-the-scenes” climbs in both the eastern and western ends of St. John the Divine.

    212-316-7540. stjohndivine.org

    Sun 10

    Talent Has HungerSymphony Space, Broadway at 95th Street

    5 p.m. $14; senior/student, $12; members, $10

    A film about the power of music to consume, enhance and propel lives.

    212-864-5400. symphonyspace.org

    Disability Pride ParadeParade start: Union Square Park (East 16th Street and Union Square West)

    11 a.m.-4 p.m. Free

    The Second Annual version of the Disability Pride Parade.


    Mon 11

    Wii SportsRiverside Library, 127 Amsterdam Ave.

    4:30 p.m. Free

    Come in and test your skills against others with Wii Sports and other games. Ages 5-12

    212-870-1810. nypl.org

    Liberty: A Monumental New Musical42 West, 514 West 42nd St., between 10th and 11th Avenue

    3 p.m. $27 Children; $63 Adult

    Liberty is an 80-minute theatrical experience, detailing the story of Lady Liberty’s arrival to America in a for-all-ages show.

    866-811-4111. libertythemusical.com

    Tue 12

    ‘Cage Encounters: From the Merce Cunningham Sound Archive’Library for the Performing Arts, 40 Lincoln Center Plaza

    7 p.m. Free but registration required

    Enjoy listening to a rarely heard interviews, lectures and performances from the treasure trove of the recently processed sound recordings from the Merce Cunningham Collection.

    917-275-6975. nypl.org

    Naumburg Orchestral ConcertsCentral Park Naumburg Bandshell, between 66th and 72nd Street

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

    The Knights, with artistic directors, Colin Jacobsen and Eric Jacobsen, and conducted by Eric Jacobsen

    212-310-6600. centralparknyc.org

    Wed 13

    ‘Bridge of Spies’

    St. Michaels Church, 225 West 99th St.

    7:00 p.m. Free

    A 2015 historical drama legal thriller film taking place during the Cold War, starring Tom Hanks.


    Hippo Playground Concert SeriesHippo Playground in Riverside Park at 91st Street

    4 p.m.-4:45 p.m. Free

    Join up at the Hippo Playground for and afternoon concert with Joanie Leeds. Rock Band for kids

    212-870-3070. riversideparknyc.org