Upcoming Events Calendar

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Heal the Man in order to Heal the Land: Artwork by Tattfoo Tan 11:00 AM
Heal the Man in order to Heal the Land: Artwork by Tattfoo Tan
Mar 2 @ 11:00 AM – Dec 29 @ 5:00 PM
Heal the Man in order to Heal the Land: Artwork by Tattfoo Tan
Heal the Man in order to Heal the Land explores how spirituality manifests itself out of the connections between internal experience and the material world. How can we connect with nature in a society that continues[...]
In My Element: Photography by Gail Middleton & Mike Shane 11:00 AM
In My Element: Photography by Gail Middleton & Mike Shane
Mar 2 @ 11:00 AM – May 5 @ 5:00 PM
In My Element: Photography by Gail Middleton & Mike Shane
In My Element is a combined show of two photographers who are separated in age by several decades but who both gravitate to capturing photos of four basic elements of earth, air, fire, and water. Gail[...]
Paul Campbell, Selected Works 1999-2019 11:00 AM
Paul Campbell, Selected Works 1999-2019
Mar 2 @ 11:00 AM – May 5 @ 5:00 PM
Paul Campbell, Selected Works 1999-2019
This exhibition surveys the work of NYC-based painter Paul Campbell from 1999-2019, with an emphasis on new work. Since 1998, Campbell has used remote control toys, spiky plastic balls, string, GPS tracks, and other non-conventional[...]
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Noble Maritime Collection: CloseKnit 2:00 PM
Noble Maritime Collection: CloseKnit
Apr 4 @ 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Noble Maritime Collection: CloseKnit
CloseKnit, our longest-running public programs, is free and open to knitters of skill levels. We donate the goods members make to community charities including the Seamen’s Church Institute’s Christmas at Sea program and the Elizabeth[...]
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CANCELLED: Climate Speaks: Spoken Work Workshop 11:00 AM
CANCELLED: Climate Speaks: Spoken Work Workshop
Apr 6 @ 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
CANCELLED: Climate Speaks: Spoken Work Workshop
***This event has been cancelled. If you were planning on attending and still want to be involved in Climate Speaks, please contact the Climate Museum at tbrown@climatemuseum.org *** What is climate change and who does[...]
In My Element: Gallery Talk and Tour 2:00 PM
In My Element: Gallery Talk and Tour
Apr 6 @ 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
In My Element: Gallery Talk and Tour
Join exhibiting artists Gail Middleton and Mike Shane on a guided tour and open discussion on their exhibition In My Element.  Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art (Buildings C & G) Admission: Included in $5 gallery[...]
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Orchestra of St. Lukes presents Music in Color: Gabriela Lena Frank 2:00 PM
Orchestra of St. Lukes presents Music in Color: Gabriela Lena Frank
Apr 7 @ 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Orchestra of St. Lukes presents Music in Color: Gabriela Lena Frank
Now entering its third season, Music in Color turns its focus to the music and life of Gabriela Lena Frank, an American composer of Peruvian, Chinese, and Lithuanian Jewish descent. Having been commissioned to write[...]
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Choose the Right Bin for You (NYC Compost Project) 11:00 AM
Choose the Right Bin for You (NYC Compost Project)
Apr 13 @ 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Choose the Right Bin for You (NYC Compost Project)
There are many ways to compost, and many types of compost bins: big bins, small bins, short bins, tall bins! Does it need to have a lid? Can I keep it by my house? Can[...]
Staten Island Museum: PUBLIC EXHIBITION OPENING – Field Notes: Seed Stories and the Power of Plants 11:00 AM
Staten Island Museum: PUBLIC EXHIBITION OPENING – Field Notes: Seed Stories and the Power of Plants
Apr 13 @ 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Staten Island Museum: PUBLIC EXHIBITION OPENING – Field Notes: Seed Stories and the Power of Plants
Featuring artworks and seed histories from Hudson Valley Seed Company, documentary videos of Staten Island gardeners by Jay Weichun, photograms of local flora by Gale Wisdom, and museum botanical specimens selected by the Greenbelt Native[...]
Staten Island Children’s Museum: Con Edison Second Saturday Science – Invasive Species Paper Making 12:00 PM
Staten Island Children’s Museum: Con Edison Second Saturday Science – Invasive Species Paper Making
Apr 13 @ 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Staten Island Children's Museum: Con Edison Second Saturday Science - Invasive Species Paper Making
With Freshkills Park staff, kids will make their very own paper using phragmites, an invasive plant that has taken over parkland on Staten Island. Staten Island Children’s Museum (Building M) Included with admission of $8
Turn & Learn Compost Work Day (NYC Compost Project) 1:00 PM
Turn & Learn Compost Work Day (NYC Compost Project)
Apr 13 @ 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Turn & Learn Compost Work Day (NYC Compost Project)
Enjoy the fresh air and beautiful surroundings while working on the NYC Compost Project demonstration site. The best way to learn about compost is to make it, and attending our Turn & Learns will make[...]
Flowering Tree and Shrub Walk 2:00 PM
Flowering Tree and Shrub Walk
Apr 13 @ 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Flowering Tree and Shrub Walk
The magnolias, cherry blossoms, mahonia, jasmine, and redbud flourish in our unique NY Chinese Scholar’s Garden.  Come see the glory of the NYCSG in the spring and learn about the long-standing horticultural tradition that seeks[...]
PASS: Within tragedy lies the serpent of creation 6:00 PM
PASS: Within tragedy lies the serpent of creation
Apr 13 @ 6:00 PM – 8:15 PM
PASS: Within tragedy lies the serpent of creation
Sadness is a wicked serpent coiled up in the dark. It can kill itself with its own venom and also, crawl, stretch, climb, sway, dance, shed skin, and transform. Is suffering a harborer of our[...]
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Master Class with PASS artist Anjoli Chadha 7:00 PM
Master Class with PASS artist Anjoli Chadha
Apr 17 @ 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Master Class with PASS artist Anjoli Chadha
This free dance class will explore the themes of Anjoli Chadha’s PASS residency and performance, Within tragedy lies the serpent of creation. Room G201 – The Dance Center | Building G Admission: FREE | Registration[...]
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Heal the Man in order to Heal the Land: Silent Meditation Sleepover 8:00 PM
Heal the Man in order to Heal the Land: Silent Meditation Sleepover
Apr 19 @ 8:00 PM – Apr 20 @ 12:00 PM
Heal the Man in order to Heal the Land: Silent Meditation Sleepover
There will be a dharma talk and meditation instruction. Participants are encouraged to have dinner on Friday night before attending. Participants will bring their own sleeping bag and sleep in one of the galleries. Breakfast[...]
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Staten Island Children’s Museum: Poetry Workshop 1:00 PM
Staten Island Children’s Museum: Poetry Workshop
Apr 20 @ 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Staten Island Children’s Museum: Poetry Workshop
Join poet and writer Brando Korosh of the New York Public Library to create your own Haiku and recite it for your friends. Staten Island Children’s Museum (Building M) Included with admission of $8
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Balancing Yin and Yang: The place of Chinese philosophy in garden construction 2:00 PM
Balancing Yin and Yang: The place of Chinese philosophy in garden construction
Apr 21 @ 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Balancing Yin and Yang: The place of Chinese philosophy in garden construction
What are the secrets and principles that lie behind the design of traditional Chinese gardens? Why is the water in the garden green and not clear? What are there bat-shaped door fittings? In this talk,[...]
Noble Maritime Collection: Sea Shanty Session 2:00 PM
Noble Maritime Collection: Sea Shanty Session
Apr 21 @ 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Noble Maritime Collection: Sea Shanty Session
Led by the Folk Music Society of New York, this program is really gaining in popularity and offers a great opportunity to experience authentic, time-honored maritime songs in an appropriately historic setting. The sessions are[...]
Balancing Yin and Yang: The place of Chinese philosophy in garden construction 4:00 PM
Balancing Yin and Yang: The place of Chinese philosophy in garden construction
Apr 21 @ 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM
Balancing Yin and Yang: The place of Chinese philosophy in garden construction
What are the secrets and principles that lie behind the design of traditional Chinese gardens? Why is the water in the garden green and not clear? What are there bat-shaped door fittings? In this talk,[...]
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Staten Island Children’s Museum: Earth Day Celebration with the Freshkills Park Mobile Education Lab 12:00 PM
Staten Island Children’s Museum: Earth Day Celebration with the Freshkills Park Mobile Education Lab
Apr 22 @ 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Staten Island Children's Museum: Earth Day Celebration with the Freshkills Park Mobile Education Lab
Celebrate Earth Day with the Freshkills Park Mobile Education Lab – a nature center on wheels! Learn the history, ecology & engineering of Freshkills Park; see field guides, microscopes, historical maps, videos and more! Staten[...]
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Turn & Learn Compost Work Day (NYC Compost Project) 1:00 PM
Turn & Learn Compost Work Day (NYC Compost Project)
Apr 23 @ 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Turn & Learn Compost Work Day (NYC Compost Project)
Enjoy the fresh air and beautiful surroundings while working on the NYC Compost Project demonstration site. The best way to learn about compost is to make it, and attending our Turn & Learns will make[...]
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City Access Presents: 2nd Annual Beeping Egg Hunt 11:00 AM
City Access Presents: 2nd Annual Beeping Egg Hunt
Apr 24 @ 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
City Access Presents: 2nd Annual Beeping Egg Hunt
Join City Access on Snug Harbor’s northwest lawn for the second annual Beeping Egg Hunt, a day of free family fun for people of all abilities, the visually impaired, and the blind.  The eggs beep[...]
Staten Island Children’s Museum: Lasagna Composting 11:00 AM
Staten Island Children’s Museum: Lasagna Composting
Apr 24 @ 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Staten Island Children’s Museum: Lasagna Composting
Join the NYC Compost Project in our Garden Terrace exhibit and learn how to make the most nutrient-rich compost bin! Staten Island Children’s Museum (Building M) Included with admission of $8
Staten Island Museum: Imagination Studio: Printmaking 1:00 PM
Staten Island Museum: Imagination Studio: Printmaking
Apr 24 @ 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Staten Island Museum: Imagination Studio: Printmaking
The Museum classroom becomes an open studio for vibrant imagination! Explore a variety of printmaking techniques, resulting in a series of one-of-a-kind prints. No prior experience necessary. Registration recommended. Supported in part by Lily Auchincloss[...]
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Staten Island Museum: Imagination Studio: Printmaking 1:00 PM
Staten Island Museum: Imagination Studio: Printmaking
Apr 25 @ 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Staten Island Museum: Imagination Studio: Printmaking
The Museum classroom becomes an open studio for vibrant imagination! Explore a variety of printmaking techniques, resulting in a series of one-of-a-kind prints. No prior experience necessary. Registration recommended. Supported in part by Lily Auchincloss[...]
Newhouse After Dark: odon – the map that revealed itself never existed 8:00 PM
Newhouse After Dark: odon – the map that revealed itself never existed
Apr 25 @ 8:00 PM – 9:15 PM
Newhouse After Dark: odon - the map that revealed itself never existed
odon plays music to find the song that is already there, or needs bringing into existence. we believe the system is working perfectly. we seek to undo this perfection collectively and horizontally through letting go[...]
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Staten Island Museum: Imagination Studio: Printmaking 1:00 PM
Staten Island Museum: Imagination Studio: Printmaking
Apr 26 @ 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Staten Island Museum: Imagination Studio: Printmaking
The Museum classroom becomes an open studio for vibrant imagination! Explore a variety of printmaking techniques, resulting in a series of one-of-a-kind prints. No prior experience necessary. Registration recommended. Supported in part by Lily Auchincloss[...]
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Staten Island Museum: Earth Day Celebration: How-To Festival 12:00 PM
Staten Island Museum: Earth Day Celebration: How-To Festival
Apr 27 @ 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Staten Island Museum: Earth Day Celebration: How-To Festival
Join us as we transform the museum into a giant interactive science fair celebrating citizen science! Hands-on workshops, drop-in presentations, and scheduled lectures take place throughout the museum. Local experts, enthusiasts, hobbyists, and professionals share[...]
Staten Island Museum: Super Science: How to do a Mini BioBlitz 12:00 PM
Staten Island Museum: Super Science: How to do a Mini BioBlitz
Apr 27 @ 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Staten Island Museum: Super Science: How to do a Mini BioBlitz
Super Science joins forces with the Earth Day How-To Festival to answer the question, “What’s a BioBlitz and how can I participate?” A bioblitz is a communal citizen-science effort to record as many species as[...]
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