BY Led Black (@Led_Black)
Thursday, January 27 thru February 4th – Various locales around NYC
Over the course of three 10-day series, in the winter, spring and fall of 2011 in New York City, Walls and Bridges—a program curated by the Villa Gillet (director: Guy Walter) and presented by the Conseil de la Création artistique (general representative: Marin Karmitz)—will present nearly 50 cultural events, combining about 100 speakers and artists, 30 partners and over 20 venues, ranging from the New York Public Library, Joe’s Pub and the Brooklyn Flea to bookstores, universities and various galleries.
Find out more: http://wallsandbridges.net/en
Saturday, January 22, 2011 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. – RING Garden (Dyckman and Broadway)
Drop off your electronics (TVs, computers, radios, printers, scanners, etc), batteries, and cell phones.
Sunday, January 23, 2011 1:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m. – Inwood Hill Nature Center (Enter the park at 218 Street and Indian Road and walk west to the Nature Center)
A beekeeper in New York City? Why not? Meet Master Beekeeper Ross Ber and see what it takes to wrangle these valuable and fascinating creatures. Find out where honeybees fit in the City’s ecosystems, what special challenges bees are facing right now, and examine some of the beekeeper’s tools of the trade.