Thursday, November 19, 2020 6:30pm-7:30pm Discount tix for LW! Members
Did you know that many important figures in the Suffrage Movement lived on the Upper West Side? From mansions to jail-cells, petitions to posies, pageants to protests, the women of the UWS – some staid and some scandalous – were there. Historian Nina E. Harkrader takes us deep into the fascinating history of how the Upper West Side contributed to the ultimate success of the women’s suffrage amendment.
Tuesday, December 8, 2020 6:00pm-7:15pm FREE!
There have been many approaches to mapping the NYC subway, and helping us get from point A to B is the fun part for people like Upper West Sider, historian and map maker John Tauranac. He’ll share historic subway maps and guide us through mapping lows and highs-including his own brand new map! Whether you’re a fan of design, maps, history, or puzzle-solving, you’ll enjoy this fascinating trip through the NYC subway system!