ROBERT SMITHSON, Untitled [Man in colonial American dress and Indian], 1963. James Cohan Gallery.

Happening This Weekend


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P.S. 42M is Hosting Pre-K and Kindergarten Tours

Our friends at P.S. 42M (71 Hester St., between Ludlow and Orchard Street) are hosting Pre-K and Kindergarten tours this month. …

Photo by Tim Schreier.

Halloween Happenings This Weekend on the Lower East Side

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Looking for the perfect children’s after-school class on the LES?  The sky is the limit at Evolution Enrichment Center!

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Chelsea Clinton at Chatham Square Library

Chelsea Clinton Speaks With Students at Chatham Square Library

Chelsea Clinton stopped by the Chatham Square library in Chinatown this morning, as part of the recently launched tour for her debut book “It’s Your World: Get Informed, Get Inspired & Get Going!” …

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4th Annual LUNGS Harvest Arts Festival in the Gardens Happens Next Weekend

The 4th Annual LUNGS (Loisaida United Neighborhood Gardens) Harvest Arts Festival in the Gardens will take place in 38 community gardens across the Lower East Side on Saturday, September 26 and Sunday, September 27, 2015. …

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This Weekend on Stanton Street: A Sukkah Decorating Party

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Five Points Runners Launches Fall Season With Saturday Clinic


Ideas For Your Labor Day Weekend Staycation on the Lower East Side


Sponsored Post: Join LoHo Realty at Seward Park Co-op’s Summerfest 2015

Keep the summer fun going…. stop by our table and pick up some complimentary LoHo Realty summer goodies, including beach balls, frisbees and tote …

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Registration is Still Open For Mark DeGarmo Summer Dance Academy

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Arts Watch: What To Do In July

Here are the highlighted Lower East Side events from our July/August events calendar, out in the latest edition of The Lo-Down’s print magazine this week. …

Swimmers in the Olympic size Hamilton Fish Pool at Pitt Street and Houston, Photo by Malcolm Pinckney 8/21/03

Hamilton Fish Pool Opens Tomorrow

New York City’s free outdoor pools will open for another summer season (finally!) tomorrow, including our local favorite, the Hamilton Fish Olympic size pool at Pitt Street and Houston. …

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The Educational Alliance Preschool at Manny Cantor Center fosters an environment where children, families, and educators form meaningful relationships while having plenty of fun. …