Volume 73, Number 52 | April 28 - May 4, 2004

LISTINGS



EVENTS

MUSEUM OF FINANCIAL HISTORY has this 1960’s trading desk on display. Just one of the many interesting relics at the museum located at 28 Broadway across from the statue of the bull just north of Bowling Green. 212-908-4519, Tues – Sat., 10 am to 4 pm, closed federal and stock market holidays.

SPRING BREAK AT THE SEAPORT a week-long series of afternoon family programs aboard the tall ship, “Peking” at Pier 16. Culminates on Sat., April 10 with “Sea Turtle Eggstravaganza.” South Street Seaport, April 5-10 212-748-8758.

COMMUNITY SUPPORTED AGRICULTURE, 645-9800: Buy shares in the bounty of produce of small New York State farmers, weekly deliveries of fresh produce, delivered through November, approx. $375 for six months, call for more info.

East End temple, 245 E. 17th St., 212-477-6444: Mar. 7-Family Judaica book fair, large selection of books, 1-5 p.m., free admission.

The expo center, Madison Square Garden, 4 Pennsylvania Ave., 516-759-7000: Mar. 4-7-Annual postage stamp mega event, over 80 national and international stamp dealers, Thu.-Sat., 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Sun., 10 a.m.-4 p.m., free admission.

Historic districts council, 232 E. 11th St., 212-614-9107: Mar. 5-7-10th annual preservation conference, call about various panels and discussions on cultural landmarks, $20-$25.

PRABHUPADA SANKIRTAN SOCIETY, 48 Ave. B, 888-hungry-5: Sun.–Sunday Love Feast, a social feast of gourmet vegetarian dishes, free, 6-8 p.m.

EXPLORE SUMMER CAMP at Nest+M (New Explorations in Science and Technology Plus Math,) a new public school on the Lower East Side. Camp is run by ‘Oasis Children’s Services,’ a Brooklyn-based organization. Children ages 4-8 can enjoy an “extraordinary” outdoor camp experience. Open house, Mar 2 or Mar 30, 6 to 8 pm. Refreshments. Sign up for 2 to 7 week session. Hours: 9 to 5. Cost of a two-week session is $700. 111 Columbia Street at East Houston.   For more information: 718-596-4900.

MOTORIZED MARVELS, courtesy of Stuyvesant High School and IS 89 students. Come to the World Financial Center for a day of robot fun. Pictured above is Jack, the soccer-ball-scooping machine. Jack and his fellow robots were designed and built by the students. Winter Garden, Thurs., March 11, 11 am to 6 pm.

COMMUNITY SUPPORTED AGRICULTURE, 645-9800: Buy shares in the bounty of produce of small New York State farmers, weekly deliveries of fresh produce, delivered through November, approx. $375 for six months, call for more info.

Gramercy garden antiques show, Armory in Gramercy Park, 212-699-9024: Feb. 27-29-Antiques show provides the first burst of Springtime in Manhattan, Fri.-Sat., 11 a.m.-7 p.m., Sun., 11 a.m.-5 p.m., $12.

Theater for the new city, 155 First Ave., 212-254-1109: Feb. 20-22-Thunderbird American Indian Dancer, dance concert & Pow-Wow, Fri., 8 p.m., Sat.-Sun., 2 & 5 p.m., $10.

Village crafts americana, 20 Washington Square North, 212-243-5378: Feb. 27-29-The Caring Community proudly presents a gathering of designer American crafts & works on paper, all proceeds go to support the Caring Community, who serve the elderly community of NYC, Fri., 5-10 p.m., Sat., 10 a.m.-9 p.m., Sun., 11 a.m.-7 p.m., free admission.

OUR LADY OF POMPEII CHURCH, 25 Carmine St., 633-9868: Sat. & Sun.–Antique/flea market, 10 a.m.-dark.

The sporting club, 99 Hudson St., 212-219-0900: Call about events & availability to use this 5,000 square foot space for events in this great sports club.

Tribeca grill, 375 Greenwich St., 212-941-3910: Jan. 12-An Evening Ascending the Heights of Napa Valley, dinner & wine menu, 6:30 p.m., $250 all inclusive.

Wall street rising downtown information center, 25 Broad St., 212-425-INFO: Call for information on events taking place at the Information Center and around the Downtown Area.



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