Tag Archives: Northern Manhattan

Garden Tour at The Met Cloisters

Every Monday, Friday & Saturday.

Explore the sights, sounds, and scents of The Met Cloisters gardens. Learn how medieval plants and gardens served medicinal, artistic, and even magical purposes while enjoying the unparalleled setting of The Met Cloisters. Free with Museum admission. Space is limited; first come, first served. Meet in the Main Hall. Garden Tours are offered on Mondays, Fridays, and Saturdays from May through September.

Face coverings are required for all visitors age 2 and older, even if they are vaccinated.

In keeping with public health recommendations, we strongly recommend vaccinations for our visitors.

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American Travelers: A Watercolor Journey Through Spain, Portugal, and Mexico

East Building Gallery | Broadway Between 155th & 156th Streets

The gallery hours are noon to 6pm every Thursday Friday Saturday and Sunday starting Friday June 17 through Sunday Oct 16.

The Hispanic Society Museum & Library (HSM&L) is pleased to present a new exhibition, American Travelers: A Watercolor Journey Through Spain, Portugal, and Mexico. The show focuses on major watercolors by American artists that were painted in Spain, Portugal, and Latin America, in dialogue with decorative art objects from the HSM&L collections from the actual places and monuments depicted in the watercolors. The show will include a suite of contemporary watercolor paintings by California-based artist Timothy J. Clark (b. 1951), best known for his large watercolor paintings. The exhibition is on view at the HSM&L in the East Building Gallery from June 17, 2022 to October 16, 2022.
All visitors must show identification and proof of Covid-19 vaccination.

Inwood Hill Park Forest Restoration

Volunteer with the Stewardship Team to protect the forested areas in Inwood Hill Park! Volunteers will learn how to identify and safely remove harmful plants in order to help restore the forest and create a healthier ecosystem.

Please note: Space is limited and registration is required. Volunteers under 18 must be accompanied by a chaperone.

Come dressed in sturdy boots or shoes, long pants, and clothing that can get dirty. Face masks may be worn at your discretion.

This event has been funded in part by NYC Service.

Word Up Reading: “THIS WICKED FATE” with Kalynn Bayron

Join us for a wicked reading with best-selling author Kalynn Bayron for her new YA fantasy novel This Wicked Fate (out June 21st, 2022), the sequel to This Poison Heart. In conversation with Bayron will be Lo’Mas Lit Book Club facilitator Memphis Washington

“The book centers Black characters, and its prose sings. . . . This Wicked Fate is a delightful novel about literal Black Girl Magic, found family, and queer love, with adventures and a satisfying twist on Greek mythology.” —Foreword Reviews, starred review

This event is a $5 suggested donation ticket. Please register in advance.