the educational alliance art center, 197 East Broadway, 212-780-2300, x463: May 14-Getting Stoned: the Tao of Sculpting, 3:30-5:30 p.m., free with reservation.
Fashion Institute of technology, 7th Ave. at 27th St., 212-217-7642: Through June 20-Tools of the Trade for the Artist, a series of seminars and workshops tailored for all levels of artists who want to take charge of their careers, seminars, $25, package of three seminars and one workshop, $85.
new york university Kimmel center, 60 Washington Square South, 212-998-2400: May 10-Mediating Anne Frank: A Colloquium, a series of presentations on Franks diary and the various meditations it has inspired, 9 a.m.-6 p.m., free with reservation by calling 212-998-3759.
nypd downtown center, Conference Room, 104 Washington St., 212-475-3394: Auto Free New York: May 24-Personal Rapid Transit - Reducing Car Dependence in New Jersey, 6-8 p.m., free.
SOHO PHOTO, 15 White St., 212-226-8571: Park West Camera Club hosts monthly slide lectures by well known photographers, call for further information.
TOASTMASTERS CLUB, 125 Worth St., 3rd Fl., 782-4850: 2nd & 4th Tue. of every month Strengthen & Enhance presentations, leadership & listening skills, other hidden speaking talents & thinking quickly on your feet, 6-7:30 p.m., please call for more info.