New Street Furniture Around the District
In our continued efforts to enhance the area's streetscape, last week the Lincoln Square BID installed new "1964 World's Fair" benches in the Broadway Mall crossing at 64th Street...


New to the Neighborhood: Saje
Lincoln Square is welcoming a new store at 158 Columbus Avenue, between 66th and 67th Streets. Saje, a natural wellness company, is now open for our Upper West Side community with a Grand Opening planned for Tuesday, August 22...
Film Society of Lincoln Center: '77 Series
Forty years ago this summer, the American box office was having a stratospheric moment. So many movies that we've come to enjoy as classics and truly terrific cinema come from the year 1977. The Film Society of Lincoln Center is using the month of August to commemorate several of 1977's accomplished films, immersing audiences in a captivating sense of excitement and nostalgia, by showing them on the silver screen again through its '77 Series...
Kaufman Summer String Fest
Kaufman Music Center's Summer String Fest brings together talented young violinists, violists, and cellists each August for an intensive week of music-making, fun, and friendship.  This year's  2017  Summer String Fest  at Kaufman Music Center's  Lucy Moses School  will conclude with an exciting free performance at Merkin Concert Hall on Friday, August 25 at 3:00pm. The program for the event is as follows...
Met Opera's 2017 Summer HD Festival
Late summer brings your best opportunity to experience  outstanding opera performances on the big screen for free. From  Saturday, August 26  through Monday, September 4, The Metropolitan Opera will host the ninth annual  Summer HD Festival on Lincoln Center Plaza. This year's festival will feature  nine thrilling performances from the Met's Live in HD  series of cinema transmissions...
New York Public Library's Video Streaming
You can now use your New York Public Library (NYPL) card to unlock thousands of  independent, classic, and documentary films from any device, anywhere! NYPL cardholders age 13 or older can now stream video for free through  Kanopy , an online video streaming service...



NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene's Rat Academy: August 10
Join Council Member Corey Johnson and the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene on Thursday, August 10 for a free training on safe and effective methods for rat prevention in your building and neighborhood. 
The event will take place from 6:30pm to 8:00pm at the Associated Musicians of Greater New York, Local 802 (322 West 48th Street between 8th & 9th Avenues). You may RSVP by clicking here and filling out the online form or by calling (212) 564-7757. 
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