Marble Hill Tour
on Saturday, November 15, 2014
- 11:00 AM
Marble Hill, a fifty-two acre community, has been a part of both
Manhattan and The Bronx at different times and for different reasons,
according to the shifting sands of time and landfill.
BCHS Educator Angel Hernandez will lead a historic tour
through Marble Hill and discuss its history and the age-old debate
regarding its geography. This tour will start on the southeast corner
of Broadway and West 225th Street, outside Chase Bank. Take the #1
train to West 225th Street or take Bronx bus #9 or Manhattan buses #7 or
THE BRONX MUSEUM HOLIDAY POP-UP SHOP
Friday, November 14 to Thursday, January 15
2015 The Bronx Museum launches a holiday pop-up shop in
collaboration with Puerto Rican fair trade retailer, Concalma The Store,
featuring accessories, t-shirts, books, organic coffee, and home goods,
as well as Concalma’s iconic handbags. Don’t miss the chance to purchase
unique, fair trade gifts for your friends and family this holiday
season. The Bronx Museum pop-up shop will launch on
Friday, November 14 at 6:30pm
during the Museum’s Bronx Stories event, and close on January 15, 2015.
THE BIG READ IN THE BRONX
through November 15, 2014.
Bronx Writers Center in celebrating
Great Tales and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe
All events are free and held throughout the Bronx. The
nearly twenty events being organized
by BCA and the Bronx Writers Center listed below are free
and available to the general public. Full events listing and
BIRDING IN THE BRONX:
Enjoy nature in The Bronx with several bird-watching
opportunities in Van Cortlandt Park - Join Joseph McManus for
free bird walks
during the fall migration. Bring binoculars and water.
NOVEMBER 22 at 8 am.
Van Cortlandt Nature
Friends of Woodlawn
Cemetery presents walking tours
of the cemetery on Saturdays
featuring significant memorials and resting places of
notable individuals, and
on Sundays, special theme tours go
off the beaten path to gravesites of
individuals. Tours are approximately 2 hours in length and
involve 1.5 miles of walking. Call 718-920-1470 for a schedule of tours, times,
price & meeting places.
Friends of Woodlawn