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AMERICAN MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY PRESENTS: ONE STEP BEYOND

American Museum of Natural History Central Park West at 79th Street New York, NY 10024-5192. Guests should enter through the Weston Pavilion entrance on Columbus Avenue at 79th Street.

May 6, 2016 @ 9:00 PM

The American Museum of Natural History continues the ninth season of One Step Beyond with DJ sets by Mobile Mondays! Arthur Baker brings an all-45 set with Joey Carvello and DJ Misbehaviour, taking partygoers on a classic New York City journey with disco, electro, freestyle, hip hop, and '80s dance. The event will take place in the Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Hall of the Universe on Friday, May 6.
At this ongoing party series, guests dance in the Museum's Rose Center for Earth and Space.


American Museum of Natural History Presents: Identification Day

Central Park West at 79th Street New York, NY 10024-5192. Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Hall.

May 7, 2016 @ 12:00 PM

Inspired by the legacy of Theodore Roosevelt, the Museum celebrates natural history collections by inviting visitors to bring in their own specimens to the annual Identification Day. Scientists will attempt to identify your discoveries while showing you some specimens from the Museum's rarely seen collections.
With the exception of insects, please do not bring any live or dead specimens. Photos of your snake, bird, or other specimen will suffice for identification.


American Museum of Natural History Presents: Frontiers Lecture: Our Place in the Universe

American Museum of Natural History Central Park West at 79th Street New York, NY 10024-5192

May 9, 2016 @ 7:30 PM

Monday, May 9
7:30 pm
$15 ($13.50 seniors, students), $12 Members

What is our place in the universe? Since the time of Galileo, our understanding of this fundamental question has been overthrown again and again as telescopes have evolved. Join astronomer Jason Kalirai on a journey through space to uncover the latest evidence about where we sit in the universe and explore the possibility of life on other worlds.

The event will take place in the Hayden Planetarium Space Theater.


The Murder Mystery Company NYC

Sanai's

May 21, 2016 @ 12:00 AM

Join The Murder Mystery Company for a night full of deception, intrigue, and delicious food. Follow the action, pay attention to the clues, and attempt to become the night's top detective. Now performing in the New Jersey / NYC area, tickets go fast , so get yours today!


THE AMERICAN MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY PRESENTS: CROCS: ANCIENT PREDATORS IN A MODERN WORLD

American Museum of Natural History Central Park West at 79th Street New York, NY 10024-5192

May 28, 2016 @ 10:00 AM

Crocs: Ancient Predators in a Modern World is a new exhibition exploring the complex lives of crocodilians-the group including crocodiles, alligators, caimans, and gharials-their evolutionary history, biology, behavior, and precarious relationships with human societies. Photo Credit ©JoeMcDonald.


Pride E-Book Giveaway in Honor of Gay Mentors

Online at Amazon

June 25, 2016 @ 12:00 AM

In celebration of gay pride weekend in San Francisco, Newsworthy Books is making the new book GROWING UP TWICE: SHAPING A FUTURE BY RELIVING MY PAST available free on the Kindle store.

ABOUT THE BOOK:
A fortysomething gay man's reflection on mentoring a troubled Latino youth spurs the reliving of his own painful coming out in the 1970's.

Reviews:
". . .beautiful. . .hard to walk away from" - Kirkus Reviews

". . .raw, honest, inspirational. . .powerful and heartfelt" - Clarion Reviews