NYC Steampunk Social Calendar

  • Sunday
  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
  • Saturday
  • Sun, Feb 26
  • Mon, Feb 27
  • Tue, Feb 28
  • Wed, Mar 1
    SciCafe at the Museum of Natural History
    cocktails and conversation about cutting-edge science topics - "The Search for Slow Lorises" - free, RSVP required
    6:30 p.m
    enter at 81st Street, Manhattan
    Brooklyn Traditional Slow Jam
    acoustic musicians meet-up focused on Irish, English, New England Old Time, French Canadian, American Southern, and Scandinavian music
    7:00 p.m.
    Old Stone House, 336 Third Street, Brooklyn
  • Thu, Mar 2
    Secret Science Club
    evolutionary biologist and tropical explorer Corrie Moreau, free
    7:30 p.m
    The Bell House, 149 7th Streest, Brooklyn
  • Fri, Mar 3
  • Sat, Mar 4
  • Sun, Mar 5
  • Mon, Mar 6
  • Tue, Mar 7
  • Wed, Mar 8
  • Thu, Mar 9
    19th Century Spa Day
    learn to create creams and cosmetics used in the antebellum era, tickets $10.00-$15.00
    6:30 p.m
    Mt. Vernon Hotel Museum, 421 East 61st Street, Manhattan
  • Fri, Mar 10
  • Sat, Mar 11
  • Sun, Mar 12
  • Mon, Mar 13
    Cleopatra's Needles: The Lost Obelisks of Egypt
    Egyptologist Bob Brier discusses the ancient obelisks brought to 19th- century Paris, London, and New York, tickets: $5.00-$25.00
    6:00 p.m.
    The Explorers Club, 46 East 70th Street, Manhattan
  • Tue, Mar 14
    The Whole Art of Detection book signing
    with Sherlockian author Lyndsay Faye and the 221B NYC Meetup group
    7:30 p.m.
    The Mysterious Bookshop, 58 Warren Street, Manhattan
  • Wed, Mar 15
    The Waysties at the Way Station
    country laments, sea shanties, murder ballads, and more
    10:00 p.m.
    683 Washington Ave, Brooklyn
  • Thu, Mar 16
  • Fri, Mar 17
  • Sat, Mar 18
    Irish Brunch at Tavern On the Green
    Guinness beers and Irish-themed brunch, tickets: $35.00, includes food and two beer
    6:30 p.m.
    Tavern On the Green, Central Park West and 67th Street, Manhattan
    Twilight Tour of Green-wood Cemetery
    explore the graves of many fascinating 19th-century people, tickets: $20.00-$25.00
    12:00 p.m.
    Green-wood Cemetery, 500 25th Street, Brooklyn
  • Sun, Mar 19
  • Mon, Mar 20
  • Tue, Mar 21
  • Wed, Mar 22
    Historic Cooking Workshop: Queen Cakes
    learn to make one of the many foods which gave a taste of women's political views, tickets $15.00-$20.00
    6:30 p.m
    Mt. Vernon Hotel Museum, 421 East 61st Street, Manhattan
  • Thu, Mar 23
  • Fri, Mar 24
  • Sat, Mar 25
    Sketching in the Gallery
    draw inspiration from the masterpieces; supplies included, free with museum admission
    11:00 a.m
    Morgan Library, 225 Madison Avenue, Manhattan


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