The Chinese New Year Parade and festival is February 17, 2019. The parade kicks off at 1pm and lasts until 4:30pm.
Snug Harbor Cultural Center & Botanical Garden
February 9, 2019
Winter Jam NYC
Saturday, January 26, 2019
11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Central Park, Manhattan
Enter at 72nd Street
*Rain Date: February 2, 2019
Presented by NYC Parks, Lake Placid, I Love NY, and I Ski NY, Winter Jam is a free winter sports festival for New Yorkers of all ages! Our partners at Gore Mountain will blow lots of snow in the heart of Manhattan, creating an urban snowfield for all to enjoy!
Located in New York City’s vibrant Chelsea neighborhood, the Rubin Museum of Art is an urban arts oasis that stimulates learning, promotes understanding, and inspires personal connections to the ideas, cultures, and art of the Himalayas, India, and neighboring regions.
NY Historical Society
What does it mean to become an American? In partnership with CUNY’s Citizenship Now!, the NY Historical Society has launched The Citizenship Project, a major initiative to help the more than one million legal immigrants in the New York region become American citizens through free civics and American history classes and other educational and digital learning tools.
FREE CLASSES FOR GREEN CARD HOLDERS
Beginning summer 2017, free civics and history classes are available to help green card holders prepare for the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services naturalization exam. Courses take place on-site at the New-York Historical Society at three different times—Saturdays, weekday evenings, and weekday mornings—so participants can choose the class structure that best suits their work and home life. Through these courses, made possible by generous grants from the Ford Foundation and Mellon Foundation, participants will learn about pivotal moments in U.S. history by examining objects and documents from our collections. Classes are provided in English, with Spanish-speaking educators present to provide assistance as needed.
Join them for an information session at the New-York Historical Society.
Information sessions are mandatory before registering for a course. Information sessions are provided in English, with Spanish-speaking educators present to provide assistance as needed.