Jul 6 2020 – Jun 30 2021 all-day
12:00 am
This virtual exhibit melds science and art to create extraordinary images of brains – from high-resolution images of real brains from different species to artistic portraits crafted out of brain cells. Viewers can look at high-resolution images of octopi, zebra finches, mice, turtle, and human brains, as well as original artwork inspired by brains.
New York Hall of Science
12:00 pm
Online trolls and fascist chat groups. Controversies over campus lectures. Cancel culture versus censorship. The daily hazards and debates surrounding free speech dominate headlines and fuel social media storms. In an era where one tweet can launch—or end—your career, learning to maneuver the fast-changing, treacherous landscape of public discourse has never been more urgent. As
2:30 pm
Kitchen Gardening with Queens Botanical Gardens In this live workshop we will explore the plants and seeds in our kitchens, learn to propagate them into exotic houseplants, and set up a growing chamber. Please come prepared with the following: a Ziploc bag or clear container, paper towel, water and choose from the following list of
Alley Pond Environmental Center
Nov 20 @ 3:00 pm – Nov 21 @ 9:42 am
3:00 pm
The UNCF (United Negro College Fund) Empower Me Tour® (EMT) is virtually headed to New York to award thousands of dollars in college scholarships to local high school students. EMT is a free college-and-career-readiness roadshow that has traveled the country, providing a platform for high school students to earn on-site scholarships and admission to the
2:30 pm
Join APEC’s Animal Care Coordinator, Zachary Kaplan to learn about the many exciting things that are occurring in the animal care world at our Nature Center. Zachary will discuss the care and upkeep of close to 100 of APEC’s animal ambassadors, including snakes, turtles, lizards, frogs, guinea pigs, birds, rabbits, spiders, fish, and more. Adults
Alley Pond Environmental Center