NYC Steampunk Social Calendar

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  • Sun, May 26
  • Mon, May 27
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  • Wed, May 29
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  • Fri, May 31
  • Sat, June 1
    Beehive Tour
    tour the various components of beehives and learn how they live, tickets: $20.00-$25.00
    2:00 p.m.
    Green-wood Cemetery, 500 25th Street, Brooklyn
    Beekeeping 101
    learn the basics of bee care and beehive maintenance, tickets: $35.00-$40.00
    4:00 p.m.
    Green-wood Cemetery, 500 25th Street, Brooklyn
    Sherlock Holmes: The Adventure of the Dancing Men
    theatrical adaptation from the classic story by Arthur Conan Doyle, runs from June 1 - June 9, tickets: $35.00-40.00
    7:00 p.m
    Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum, 895 Shore Road, Pelham Bay Park, Bronx
  • Sun, June 2
  • Mon, June 3
  • Tue, June 4
    The Importance of Being Earnest
    free performance, runs through June 30 in various locations
    7:00 p.m
    various locations in Brooklyn and Manhattan
  • Wed, June 5
    SciCafe at the Museum of Natural History
    cocktails and conversation about cutting-edge science topics - "A Bright Future for Our Oceans" - free, RSVP required
    6:30 p.m
    Cullman Hall of the Universe, West 81st Street, Manhattan
  • Thu, June 6
    Tavern Nights: Colonial Tabletop Roleplaying Games
    submerge yourself in the American Revolution, registration is required, tickets: $15.00
    7:00 p.m
    Morris-Jumel Mansion, 65 Jumel Terrace, Manhattan
  • Fri, June 7
  • Sat, June 8
    Photography's Pioneers
    tour the graves early photographers, tickets: $20.00-$25.00
    11:00 a.m.
    Green-wood Cemetery, 500 25th Street, Brooklyn
    Victorian Picnic
    dining al fresco, good conversation, reading aloud, lawn games, and photography with the New York 19th Century Society
    2:00 p.m
    Great Hill, 103rd Street and Central Park West, 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
    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, June 9
  • Mon, June 10
  • Tue, June 11
  • Wed, June 12
  • Thu, June 13
  • Fri, June 14
  • Sat, June 15
    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
    Ice Cream Garden Social
    ice-cream making, period toys and games and historical tunes, tickets: $10.00-$15.00
    1:00 p.m
    Mt. Vernon Hotel Museum, 421 East 61st Street, Manhattan
    Jazz Age Lawn Party
    a rollicking and delightful afternoon rendezvous of 1920s live music and dance, instruction in period dances, picnicking, and games
    tickets: $45.00 and up
    11:00 a.m - 5:00 p.m.
    Governor's Island
  • Sun, June 16
    Secret Science Club
    screening of The Creeping Garden plus Swarm Scientist Simon Garnie, $10.00
    2:00 p.m
    The Bell House, 149 7th Street, Brooklyn
    Jazz Age Lawn Party
    a rollicking and delightful afternoon rendezvous of 1920s live music and dance, instruction in period dances, picnicking, and games
    tickets: $45.00 and up
    11:00 a.m - 5:00 p.m.
    Governor's Island
  • Mon, June 17
  • Tue, June 18
  • Wed, June 19
  • Thu, June 20
  • Fri, June 21
  • Sat, June 22
    Coney Island Annual Mermaid Parade
    homage to Coney Island's forgotten Mardi Gras which lasted from 1903 to 1954
    1:00 p.m
    West 21st Street and Surf Avenue, Coney Island, Brooklyn
  • Sun, June 23
    The Grand Victorian Tea
    turn-of-century tea party, with finger sandwiches, scones and fancies, in the museum's private garden, with garden games and portraits, tickets $40.00
    4:00 p.m
    Mt. Vernon Hotel Museum, 421 East 61st Street, Manhattan
  • Mon, June 24
  • Tue, June 25
  • Wed, June 26
  • Thu, June 27
  • Fri, June 28
    Morbid Anatomy Garden Party
    music, refreshments, mingling with Morbid Anatomy artists, collectors, and contributors, tickets: $10.00-$15.00
    7:00 p.m.
    Green-wood Cemetery, Fort Hamilton Gatehouse, 500 25th Street, Brooklyn
  • Sat, June 29


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