• Sketch & Sip | Inside/Outside

    May 25, 2016

    Ages 21 & up. Put pencil to paper and relax with drinks as a professional artists guides you through the techniques of sketching the Museum’s Colonial-Revival building.

  • The Bowery Boys' Adventures

    Jun 02, 2016

    Join The Bowery Boys’ Greg Young and Tom Meyers for an unconventional exploration of Manhattan’s past.

  • Yiddish Theater Walking Tour

    Jun 05, 2016

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

  • Unearthing History

    Jun 08, 2016

    Archaeologists, historians, and public officials discuss excavations focused on the city’s African American ancestors, as well as present-day efforts to bring their untold stories to the public.

  • Museum Mile Festival

    Jun 14, 2016

    Don't miss this annual open house stretching along Fifth Ave. from 105th to 82nd Streets.

  • Face-to-face: Brooks Brothers

    Jun 16, 2016

    Join curator Bruce Weber to take an in-depth look at some of the most significant portraits of the Brooks family (of Brooks Brothers clothing) in the "Picturing Prestige" exhibition.

  • Yiddish Theater: A Musical History

    Jun 21, 2016

    Join stars of today's Yiddish theater scene for a musical telling of its history featuring songs and anecdotes.

  • Memoirs of Activism

    Jun 22, 2016

    Join Eunice Lipton as she discusses her recently released memoir, "Distant Heartbeat", which explores how history can both haunt and mobilize families across generations.

  • Elizabeth Hamilton’s Legacy

    Jun 26, 2016

    Join Phillipa Soo, the actress who plays Elizabeth Hamilton in Hamilton, Morgan Marcell, the show’s Assistant Dance Captain, and Professor Carol Berkin for a conversation about Elizabeth’s lasting impact.

  • Funny Ladies: Four Cartoonists

    Jun 29, 2016

    Join Liza Donnelly, Liana Finck, Marisa Acocella Marchetto, and Barbara Smaller to hear their views on working in the traditionally male-dominated cartooning profession and to discuss the creative process and the origins of their distinct brands of humor. 

  • 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.

  • 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 the ways that performers still connect to traditions built on the Lower East Side more than a century ago.

  • Hip Hop and Comics with 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.

  • Bob Mankoff on New Yorker Cartoons

    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.

  • “Can't We Talk about Something More Pleasant?”

    Sep 27, 2016

    Join New Yorker cartoonist and author Roz Chast for a discussion of her ground-breaking 2014 visual memoir, Can't We Talk about Something More Pleasant?