For Families Saturday, July 22, 11:00am

Graffiti Mural

Explore graffiti styles throughout New York City history in New York at Its Core. Then design your own signature style of writing to contribute to our graffiti mural!
For Families Monday, July 24, 11:00am

Build a Bridge for the City

Learn about the many types of bridges in the city and discuss some examples, such as the Brooklyn Bridge, in New York at Its Core. Design and build a model bridge of your own!
For Families Wednesday, July 26, 11:00am

Community Mural

Explore notable New Yorkers who have worked to improve their communities in New York at Its Core and Activist New York. Then work with others to make a community-inspired indoor mural!
Films Thursday, July 27, 7:00pm

Home Video: Media Art in Response to HIV/AIDS

Join Electronic Arts Intermix for an evening of screening and discussion of three videos that reveal how artists and activist documented and reshaped everyday responses to HIV/AIDS.
For Families Monday, July 31, 11:00am

Salsa Soundmakers

Explore how immigrant and migrant communities in New York City developed salsa into a global phenomenon in Rhythm & Power: Salsa in New York. Then create a salsa soundmaker of your own!
For Families Tuesday, August 1, 11:00am

Museum in the Park: Graffiti Mural

Explore examples of New York City graffiti styles in New York at Its Core. Then design your own signature style of writing to contribute to our graffiti mural!
Films Tuesday, August 1, 6:30pm

Right to the City: Screening of Metropolitan Avenue

A screening of “Metropolitan Avenue” followed by a conversation with the editors of “The City Is the Factory: New Solidarities and Spatial Strategies in an Urban Age" and activists featured in the film.
For Families Wednesday, August 2, 11:00am

Create an Activist Badge

Learn about key social movements, leading activists, and ordinary New Yorkers who have exercised their power to shape the city’s and the nation’s future. Create a badge to inspire change!