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Grandin Road Concept Store at Macy's Herald Square

Date:
September 1, 2016 - 10:00am
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Free

Today, Grandin Road – a brand known for it’s stylishly haunting Halloween decor- is opening it’s first-ever Halloween concept shop in Macy’s Herald Square, a store known for bringing holidays to life. Come experience help us celebrate the Halloween season at Macys!

You Can Use That

Date:
October 2, 2016 - 9:00pm
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Free

Every comedian has had someone who does not do comedy tell them “You can use that”. In this show host Will Carey collections joke suggestions from non comedians and makes the performers incorporate them into their act on the spot. Come see if they, can use that.

Design on a Dime Brooklyn Outpost

Date:
October 7, 2016 - 12:00pm
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Cost:
Free

Housing Works’ widely popular interior design benefit event, Design on a Dime, will expand to a third location this fall taking place in Brooklyn’s Industry City. Design on a Dime Brooklyn Outpost is a benefit and sale that will kick off with a ticketed opening night reception on Thursday, October 6th, followed by a special event produced by Housing Works Bookstore Cafe on Friday evening, with three public sale days following on October 7-9th.

Free Film Screening: Harvest of Empire

Date:
October 7, 2016 - 6:30pm
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Free

Harvest of Empire offers a powerful glimpse into the enormous sacrifices and rarely-noted triumphs of the millions of Latino immigrants who are transforming the nation's cultural, economic and political landscape. The film features extensive interviews with and commentary by journalist Geraldo Rivera, Pulitzer Prize-winning writer Junot Diaz and many more.

Chelsea Nights: A Concert Series

Date:
October 7, 2016 - 6:30pm
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Free

“Chelsea Nights” is a free concert hosted by Brooklyn-based Paper Garden Records and Chelsea Market that occurs the first Friday of each month. Each show features indie bands from the Paper Garden Records label. The concert is held in the main concourse of Chelsea Market and will begin at 6:30 PM. During the event, attendees can shop around, grab a bite to eat and drink, and listen to the bands.

Hostos Allied Health Career Pipeline Program

Date:
October 8, 2016 - 10:00am
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Free

Hostos Community College/Research Foundation received a second round of the Health Profession Opportunity Grant (HPOG) to continue for the next five years, September 29, 2015 to September 30, 2020. The US Department of Health and Human Services’ Administration for Children and Families granted Hostos the award to train 1056 low-income individuals at or below 150% of the federal poverty level through its Allied Health Career Pipeline Program training program.

New Sounds Live: Song of the Human

Date:
October 12, 2016 - 7:00am
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Free

The popular New Sounds Live series returns to the Winter Garden this October! Curated by WNYC‘s John Schaefer, New Sounds offers dynamic music from artists, composers, and traditional musicians. This year’s series features “Song of the Human,“ an Arts Brookfield commissioned composition by Pete M. Wyer inspired by Shigeru Miyagawa’s theory that human language evolved from birdsong. The sound installation will also be a part of three performances within the Winter Garden, and will remain on display through October 23.

The Nick Finzer Ensemble Presents The Modern Ellington

Date:
October 14, 2016 - 7:00pm
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Free

Bloomingdale School of Music Presents The Nick Finzer Ensemble in The Modern Ellington October 14, 2016 @ 7:00 pm New York, New York -- Bloomingdale School of Music (BSM) is pleased to present the award-winning composer, arranger, and trombonist, Michael Finzer and his ensemble performing the music of Duke Ellington on Friday, October 14th at 7:00 pm in the David Greer Recital Hall at their home site located at 323 West 108th Street (off of Broadway) in Manhattan. Admission is FREE and seating is limited. 

Book Launch: How to Win at Feminism: The Definitive Guide to Having it All–And Then Some! with Reductress contributors Anna Drezen, Elizabeth Newell, & Sarah Pappalardo

How to Win at Feminism
Date:
October 25, 2016 - 7:00pm
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Cost:
Free

For more information, please call 718.666.3049 RSVP appreciated: RSVP@powerHouseArena.com -or- Please fill out the “Bookings” form at the bottom of this page. Meet the writers of Reductress, the subversive, satirical women’s magazine for WOMEN. Learn how to win at feminism and many other bonus surprises! About How to Win at Feminism: Feminism is all about demanding equality and learning to love yourself. But not too much – men hate that!

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