THINGS TO DO
Upper West Side Kids Clothing Swap, JCC Manhattan – UWS, 10am – 2pm
Bring clean, reusable, and portable children’s clothing, shoes, and accessories that you no longer need, and take home something new-to-you, free! You don’t have to bring something to take something. Free.
LUNGS 4th Annual Spring Awakening 2018, El Jardin Del Paraiso – East Village, 11:30am – 4pm
Join LUNGS – Loisaida United Neighborhood Gardens on Earth Day for the 4th Annual Spring Awakening parade and party in the Lower East Side to welcome spring and celebrate the opening of their community gardens. Spring Awakening is a touch of Mardi Gras, a taste of charivari, mudballs and seed swaps.
Beginning at 11:30 a.m., everyone will march from garden to garden around the neighborhood, visiting 20 gardens, and arriving about 1:30 p.m. at El Jardin del Paraiso Community Garden, where there will be music, refreshments, environmental workshops, games and other events. Free.
25th Annual Earth Fest Celebration, Playground for All Children in Pelham Bay Park – Bronx, 12pm – 3pm
Enjoy a day that includes a volunteer project, a sensory garden, environmental displays, arts and crafts, music, a live performance, and more. Free.
Tulip Time, Queens Botanical Garden, 12pm – 5:30pm
Celebrate spring during the peak of tulip season. See over 20,000 bulbs. Featuring music by Emily Asher’s Garden Party. Happy Hour between 4pm to 5:30pm.
Earth Day Celebration, El Garden – Brooklyn, 1pm – 7pm
Enjoy a spring day of seed ball making, seed starting, and a community picnic! Bring a dish to share; everyone is welcome. Free.
Balancing Yin and Yang: The Place of Chinese Philosophy in Garden Construction, Chinese Scholar’s Garden, 2pm – 6pm
This lecture, a collaboration between Snug Harbor Education and the CUNY College of Staten Island’s East Asian Studies Department, takes a look at how traditional Chinese ideas are embodied in the NY Chinese Scholar’s Garden. After the presentation, tour the garden to see these concepts and design elements in action. $10 for adults, $5 students and seniors.
Devialet Presents Record Listening: Fleetwood Mac Rumours, National Sawdust – Brooklyn, 7pm
The National Sawdust hosts a record listening event like you’ve never heard before—experience Fleetwood Mac’s Rumors album on Devialet’s Phantom speakers: the audio technology of choice for Beyoncé and Jay-Z. Free. RSVP.
Snakeskin, Crazy Pills, Drug Pizza, Virginia and the Woolves, Alphaville – Brooklyn, 8pm, $10.
Junius Karr, Snakeboy, Hit Like A Girl, Figure Eight, Fox Hollow (cellar), Brooklyn Bazaar, 7:30pm, $10.
Bookworms, Searmanas, Jon G, Datatek, Visuals by RATHSKELLER, H0L0 – Queens, 8pm, $8 – $10.
The Slim Kings, New Myths, Mercury Lounge – LES, 8pm, $10.
OLDSPORT, Pacific Radio, Mercury Lounge – LES, 5:30pm, $10.
Bueno, Spring Onion, Human People, Long Neck, The Glove – Brooklyn, 9pm, $8 – $10.
Greetings From Florida w/ Mike Lawrence (South Florida), Andrew Collin (Palm Beach), Milly Tamarez (Hollywood, FL), Paul Schissler (Titusville), Soo Ra (Miami), Jared Waters (Tampa), Hosted by Liz Magee (Orlando) and Paul Julmeus (Miami), QED – Queens, 8pm, $5.
Cat Alvarado (Hilarious), Edward Farrell (New York Comedy Festival), Michael Verdi (New York Comedy), Old Man Hustle – LES, 7:30pm, Free, RSVP.
Central Park Tour: Stroll to Strawberry Fields, Central Park Conservancy Kiosk at Merchant’s Gate, Every Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday until April 17, 2pm – 3:30pm, Free.
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