A Special Tour of Uptown Maps Exhibit.
Learn about the differences between Tranquility Meditation and Insight Meditation, and how to practice both for the development of concentration and liberating wisdom. Buddhist monk Bhante Suddhaso will explain mindfulness and concentration and how to use them to free the mind from dissatisfaction and discontent. The session will include s period of Insight Meditation and Q&A. All levels of practitioners are welcome.
The Inwood NYPL shines a light on diverse narratives from around the world with a special multicultural film series. Dreams (1990) Eight tales about art, nature, war and death based upon the actual dreams of the director. Akira Kurosawa; 1990; Rated PG; Warner Bros; 120 min All Public Library Programs are free of charge.
EUROPA, EUROPA (1990): A Jewish boy, in hiding in Nazi Germany, joins the Hitler Youth. Agnieszka Holland; 1990; Rated R; Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Inc.; 112 minutes.
In Ancient Polynesia, when a terrible curse incurred by the Demigod Maui reaches an impetuous Chieftain’s daughter’s island, she answers the Ocean’s call to seek out the Demigod to set things right. Join NYRP as we cheer on a courageous, young heroine from the safety of the shoreline at Sherman Creek Park! Complimentary hot popcorn will be provided.