Downtown Staten Island Culture Course
Jun
15
9:00 AM09:00

Downtown Staten Island Culture Course

Explore Staten Island's North Shore with this unique culture course! Walk or Run 7 miles starting at Fort Wadsworth (part of the Gateway National Recreation Area) and end at Snug Harbor Cultural Center & Botanical Garden - Staten Island's hub of museums, art, gardens & more! Participants will pass through the booming Downtown Staten Island corridor, take selfies in front of many cultural attractions including Garibaldi-Meucci Museum, Sri Lankan Art & Cultural Museum, Museum of Maritime Navigation & Communication, Alice Austen House, the National Lighthouse Museum and more. This event is free for everyone courtesy of the Staten Island Chamber of Commerce. (This event is capped at 200 participants, so be sure to register early for your bib and t-shirt!)

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Spring Flowers Walk
May
18
2:00 PM14:00

Spring Flowers Walk

  • Snug Harbor Cultural Center & Botanical Garden (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Visit Snug Harbor at its most beautiful! You’ll walk through the Perennial, White, and Pond gardens, exploring our spring flowering bulbs and perennials and learning about their origins and significance with Snug Harbor’s Director of Horticulture, Greg Lord and professional horticulturalist Wambui Ippolito. This event is rain or shine!

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Heal the Man in order to Heal the Land: Divine Feminine
May
18
11:00 AM11:00

Heal the Man in order to Heal the Land: Divine Feminine

  • Snug Harbor Cultural Center & Botanical Garden (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

In this talk and discussion, art curator and writer Erin Sickler, will take you on a tour of three figures of the feminine divine–Isis, the High Priestess; Haumea, the Mother Goddess of Hawaii; and Lilith, the spirit of vengeance and the shadow–and how we can harness the lessons of these archetypes for our own individual and collective transformation.

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Spring Flowers Walk
May
16
1:00 PM13:00

Spring Flowers Walk

  • Snug Harbor Cultural Center & Botanical Garden (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Visit Snug Harbor at its most beautiful! You’ll walk through the Perennial, White, and Pond gardens, exploring our spring flowering bulbs and perennials and learning about their origins and significance with Snug Harbor’s Director of Horticulture, Greg Lord and professional horticulturalist Wambui Ippolito. This event is rain or shine!

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2nd Annual Beeping Egg Hunt
Apr
24
11:00 AM11:00

2nd Annual Beeping Egg Hunt

  • Snug Harbor Cultural Center & Botanical Garden (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

City Access New York in partnership with Snug Harbor Cultural Center & Botanical Garden invites you to attend the 2nd Annual Beeping Egg Hunt. A FREE fun family day for people of "all abilities", the visually impaired and the blind. Eggs beep allowing everyone to participate. Event will take place on Wednesday, April 24th from 11 am- 2 pm.

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Balancing Yin and Yang
Apr
21
4:00 PM16:00

Balancing Yin and Yang

  • Snug Harbor Cultural Center & Botanical Garden (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

In this talk and tour at Snug Harbor, you’ll explore how yin and yang and other ideas from ancient Chinese wisdom books like The Book of Changes and the Dao De Jing are embodied within the garden, and get a sense of how the traditional Chinese worldview is brought to life within its walls!

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Balancing Yin and Yang
Apr
21
2:00 PM14:00

Balancing Yin and Yang

  • Snug Harbor Cultural Center & Botanical Garden (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

In this talk and tour at Snug Harbor, you’ll explore how yin and yang and other ideas from ancient Chinese wisdom books like The Book of Changes and the Dao De Jing are embodied within the garden, and get a sense of how the traditional Chinese worldview is brought to life within its walls!

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Heal the Man in order to heal the land: Silent Meditation Sleepover
Apr
19
to Apr 20

Heal the Man in order to heal the land: Silent Meditation Sleepover

  • Snug Harbor Cultural Center & Botanical Garden (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Heal the Man in order to Heal the Land explores how spirituality manifests itself out of the connections between internal experience and the material world. This event, held in partnership with the Jacques Marchais Museum of Tibetan Art, will feature a dharma talk and meditation instruction.

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