• Funny Ladies: Four Cartoonists

    Jun 29, 2016

    Join New Yorker cartoonists Liza Donnelly, Liana Finck, Marisa Acocella Marchetto, and Barbara Smaller for a lively conversation about their work.

  • Music and Talk: Irving Berlin

    Jul 06, 2016

    Join us for an evening of song and talk about Irving Berlin’s long and glittering New York career.

  • Zoning Scavenger Hunt

    Jul 09, 2016

    Celebrate the centennial anniversary of New York City’s zoning resolution with a citywide scavenger hunt.

  • The New Yorker to Kids’ Comics

    Jul 12, 2016

    Join "The New Yorker" Art Editor Francoise Mouly for a conversation with cartoonist Frank Viva about the revival of interest in children’s comics.

  • NYC History in 28 minutes!

    Jul 14, 2016

    Creators of the film "Timescapes", Jake Barton and James Sanders, speak with the Museum’s Chief Curator Sarah Henry about their creative process.

  • Yiddish Theater’s Legacy

    Jul 18, 2016

    Join us for a conversation with acclaimed Jewish performers about how being Jewish leads to "performing Jewish," and how performers today still connect to traditions forged on the Lower East Side over a century ago.

  • FAST

    Jul 21, 2016

    NYC Traffic Commissioner Samuel Schwartz shares insights on how we can speed traffic, improve our transit system, and make the city safer and healthier for all.

  • 100 Years of Shaping the City

    Jul 25, 2016

    Join us for a conversation with leading experts about how zoning can help address the major challenges – physical, economic, and social – facing our city today.

  • Uptown Bounce: The Kick Off

    Jul 27, 2016

    Sample distinctive New York DJs with music and dancing, enjoy gallery talks and tours, art workshops, summer drinks, and local food.

  • Uptown Bounce: Night Two

    Aug 03, 2016

    Sample distinctive New York DJs with music and dancing, enjoy gallery talks and tours, art workshops, summer drinks and local food.

  • Hip Hop & Comics: Ed Piskor

    Aug 04, 2016

    Join Ed Piskor, New York Times best-selling, award-winning cartoonist to delve deep into the 40 year kinship between hip-hop culture and comic books.

  • 1937 Yiddish RomCom

    Aug 09, 2016

    Join us for a screening of "The Cantor’s Son," a lively Yiddish musical drama based on the life of star Moishe Oysher, followed by a conversation with a cinema historian and Oysher’s niece.

  • Uptown Bounce: Night Three

    Aug 10, 2016

    Sample distinctive New York DJs with music and dancing, enjoy gallery talks and tours, art workshops, summer drinks, and local food.

  • cool

    Aug 11, 2016

    Join author Stan Cox as he explores the impact that our craving for the cold and over-usage of air-conditioning will have on our health, economy, and politics.

  • Uptown Bounce: The Finale

    Aug 17, 2016

    Sample distinctive New York DJs with music and dancing, enjoy gallery talks and tours, art workshops, summer drinks, and local food.

  • Bob Mankoff on The New Yorker

    Sep 08, 2016

    Join us for a lively evening with Bob Mankoff, Cartoon Editor of The New Yorker, as he muses on the subjects that make us laugh.

  • Yiddish Theater Walking Tour

    Sep 11, 2016

    Join historian Elissa Sampson for a walking tour along historic Second Avenue, the birthplace of New York’s Yiddish theater scene.

  • CONVENIENT

    Sep 15, 2016

    Journalist Susan Freinkel will speak about the long-term impact that plastic is having on the environment and our health.

  • Inwood Park Walking Tour

    Sep 18, 2016

    Explore the hidden history of Inwood Hill Park through its archaeological remains, which shed light on its pre-Columbian, Native American, and Revolutionary War past.

  • Hamilton v. Moses

    Sep 19, 2016

    During this evening's debate, professors Kenneth Jackson, Joanne Freeman, and Council Member Daniel Garodnick will ponder how two of the most influential New Yorkers stacked up against one another.

  • Picturing the Bronx on Film

    Sep 20, 2016

    Join a panel of photographers and scholars to explore photographic representations of the Bronx from the mid-twentieth century to the present.

  • An Evening with Roz Chast

    Sep 27, 2016

    Join New Yorker cartoonist and author Roz Chast for a discussion of her ground-breaking 2014 visual memoir chronicling her relationship with her aging parents.

  • Juan Pablo Molyneux at Home

    Sep 28, 2016

    Join us for a conversation with interior designer Juan Pablo Molyneux about his new book, "Juan Pablo Molyneux At Home," which explores the historically inspired designs of his three homes.

  • Gay Gotham: Art & Culture

    Oct 06, 2016

    Join Harmony Hammond, Sarah Shulman, and Bryan Lowder as they discuss how the LGBT trendsetters of the 20th century are shaping the contemporary culture of New York City.

  • A History of Housing in NYC

    Oct 19, 2016

    Join author Richard Plunz and housing experts David Burney and Shola Olatoye to discuss the history of housing in NYC, from the single-family house to tenements and high-rise apartment buildings.

  • Undocumented New Yorkers

    Oct 20, 2016

    Join our panel of grassroots leaders, organizers, and scholars for a conversation about the future of immigrant rights in New York.