Out & About

| 28 Dec 2015 | 04:15

    Thu 31

    The Cathedral of Saint John The Divine, 1047 Amsterdam Ave. at 112th St.7-9 p.m. General admission free on a first-come, first-served basis. Ticketed seating: $40 and $100-$150.

    The annual New Year’s Eve Concert for Peace is a signature Cathedral event, world premiere of Prelude and Spiritual for Mother Emanuel, music by Robert Sirota & text by Victoria Sirota

    212-316-7540. www.stjohndivine.org

    Great Music at St. Bart’s — a Concert for the New YearSt. Bartholomew’s Church, 325 Park Ave. at 51st St.

    11 p.m. Free.

    An annual St. Bart’s tradition: William Trafka, Director of Music and Organist, performs a free concert to ring in the New Year. A free champagne reception follows the concert.

    212-378-0248. mmpaf.org

    Fri 1

    Iconic Views of Central Park TourCentral Park, North Meadow Recreation Center, Dairy Visitor Center, mid-Park between 64th and 65th Street.

    11 a.m. $15 (Members $10).

    Take our signature tour, and let Central Park Conservancy guides give you an insider’s look at some of the most iconic features of the world’s greatest urban park.


    Kabbalat ShabbatB’nai Jeshurun, 88th Street Sanctuary, 257 West 88th St.

    6:30 p.m.

    212-787-7600. www.bj.org/

    Sat 2

    Kindred Spirits: Vasily Kandinsky and Frank Lloyd WrightSolomon R. Guggenheim Museum, 1071 Fifth Ave.

    2 p.m. Free with admission and meet on the rotunda floor. No RSVP is required.

    Led by Filip Noterdaeme, gallery educator.

    212-423-3618. guggenheim.org/new-york/calendar-and-events/2016/01/05/art-in-the-round-exhibition-tour-21/5833

    Just Kidding: Sonia De Los SantosLeonard Nimoy Thalia at Symphony Space, 2537 Broadway.

    11 a.m. $15; members $13.


    Sun 3

    Youth GroupChurch of St. Paul & St. Andrew, 263 West 86th St.

    1-2:30 p.m. Free.

    Youth group at Church of St. Paul and St. Andrew.

    212-362-3179. www.stpaulandstandrew.org/event/youth-group/?instance_id=17579

    tree manLeonard Nimoy Thalia at Symphony Space, 2537 Broadway.

    5 p.m. $14; $12, seniors/students; $10, members.

    Francois, a “Tree Man” and father of three from Quebec, returns to the same Manhattan street corner every year to deliver the magic of the season.


    Mon 4

    Mystery Mondays: Book discussion.67th Street Library, 328 East 67th St.

    4 p.m.

    Featuring stories of suspense, secrets, and lies. This week, “The Girl on the Train” by Paula Hawkins

    212-734-1717 www.nypl.org/events/programs/2016/01/04/mystery-mondays-mystery-lovers-monthly-book-discussion-group

    chadd nyc Presents: Dr. Vatsal Thakkar on “Delta Sleep Dysfunction”Church of Saint Thomas More, 65 East 89th St.

    6-7:30 p.m. $10.

    Join us for an exciting evening where you will learn everything you wanted to know about delta SLEEP.


    Tue 5

    Torah on Tuesdays with Susan SchorrWest End Synagogue, 190 Amsterdam Ave.

    7:30-9:30 p.m.

    Drop in and join the conversation, or just listen and enjoy No prior experience required.


    Community Board 7Congregation Rodeph Sholom, 7 West 83rd St., at Central Park West

    6:30 p.m.

    Full board meeting

    212-362-4008. www.nyc.gov/html/mancb7/html/home/home.shtml

    Wed 6

    Kill your tv reading groupLogos Bookstore, 1575 York Ave.

    7 p.m.

    KYTV Reading Group will discuss “The Razor’s Edge” by Somerset Maugham.

    212-517-7292. www.logosbookstorenyc.com/Calendar.html

    The Art of the Park TourDairy Visitor Center, mid-Park between 64th and 65th Streets

    11 a.m. $15; members, $10

    Discover the park’s most artfully designed landscapes and vistas on this tour led by Central Park Conservancy guides.