NYC Steampunk Social Calendar

  • Sunday
  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
  • Saturday
  • Sun, Sept 8
  • Mon, Sept 9
  • Tue, Sept 10
    Secret Science Club
    physicist and author Sean Carroll, tickets: $20.00-$25.00
    8:00 p.m
    Symphony Space, 2537 Broadway, Manhattan
  • Wed, Sept 11
  • Thu, Sept 12
  • Fri, Sept 13
  • Sat, Sept 14
    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
    Broadstairs to Broadway: Readings of Charles Dickens' Work
    The Dickens Declaimers perform excerpts from David Copperfield and Nicholas Nickleby, free
    1:00 p.m
    New York Public Library Epiphany Branch, 228 East 23rd Street, Manhattan
    Dead Distillers Trolley Tour and Tasting
    tour the graves with whiskey connections, followed by tour and tasting at Kings County Distillery, 21+, tickets: $35.00-$40.00
    2:00 p.m.
    Green-wood Cemetery, 500 25th Street, Brooklyn
    Secrets in Stone
    learn the meaning of the inverted torch, bales of wheat,hourglasses, and other cryptic cemetery symbology, tickets: $15.00-$20.00
    3:00 p.m.
    Green-wood Cemetery, 500 25th Street, Brooklyn
    Drink & Draw
    life drawing with live models over drinks at the Way Station, $10.00 and one-drink minimum
    3:30 p.m
    683 Washington Ave, Brooklyn
  • Sun, Sept 15
    Ain't it Sweet? Honey Tasting
    with head beekeeper Nick Hoefly, free, RSVP requested
    4:00 p.m.
    Green-wood Cemetery, 500 25th Street, Brooklyn
  • Mon, Sept 16
  • Tue, Sept 17
  • Wed, Sept 18
  • Thu, Sept 19
  • Fri, Sept 20
  • Sat, Sept 21
    Museum Day
    free admission to many NYC museums
    all day
    locations vary
    Chipping Away: The Art of Stone Carving
    with John Nash, modern-day stone carver and teacher of lettering and calligraphy, tickets: $25.00
    11:00 a.m.
    Green-wood Cemetery, 500 25th Street, Brooklyn
  • Sun, Sept 22
    Grand Victorian Garden Tea
    finger sandwiches, scones, music, and more in the museum's garden, tickets: $40.00
    4:00 p.m
    Mt. Vernon Hotel Museum, 421 East 61st Street, Manhattan
  • Mon, Sept 23
  • Tue, Sept 24
  • Wed, Sept 25
    Ballpark: Baseball in the American City
    with architectural historian and author Paul Goldberger, tickets: $15.00-$20.00
    7:00 p.m
    Morris-Jumel Mansion, 65 Jumel Terrace, Manhattan
  • Thu, Sept 26
  • Fri, Sept 27
  • Sat, Sept 28
    Historic Knot-Tying
    learn about traditional maritime knots and learn how to use one to craft a bracelet, tickets: $15.00
    2:00 p.m
    Mt. Vernon Hotel Museum, 421 East 61st Street, Manhattan
  • Sun, Sept 29
    Mourning in Style
    to explore the Victorian culture of mourning and its legacy, tickets: $30.00
    3:00 p.m.
    Green-wood Cemetery, 500 25th Street, Brooklyn
  • Mon, Sept 30
  • Tue, Oct 31
  • Wed, Oct 1
  • Thu, Oct 2
  • Fri, Oct 3
  • Sat, Oct 4


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