OPENING RECEPTION: 2023 ANNUAL ART EXHIBITION

6 River Terrace 6 River Terrace, New York

All are welcome to come and enjoy the inspired work created by participants at BPCA’s art programs. Meet fellow artists and the artists/educators who lead the programs. 

2023 VIRTUAL ART EXHIBITION

Virtual Program

Enjoy a virtual gallery of artwork created by participants at BPCA’s art programs on the BPCA YouTube channel. 

ART TALK: BPCA ART SPECIALISTS

6 River Terrace 6 River Terrace, New York

Join us for an intimate talk with BPCA art educators who will share antidotes from their many seasons teaching in Battery Park City. They will discuss the current exhibition and what techniques they use to encourage artistic expression with class participants as well as how they find inspiration for their own work. 

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MEET ME IN THE KITCHEN: MAKING HEALTHY CHOICES

Asphalt Green 212 North End Avenue, NY

Nutritionist Lauren C. Kelly offers creative twists on classic recipes, food prep and cooking trends. From appetizers, to entrees, to dessert, learn how to design menus using helpful tips and current research findings for better health and eating. Free program, space is limited, registration required, please email: registration@bpca.ny.gov

PARADOX DOCS: F IS FOR FAKE

6 River Terrace 6 River Terrace, New York

The Paradox Docs series features contradictory yet fascinating stories from unlikely sources. F is for Fake (1973), directed by Orson Welles, is a dizzying journey that uses art forgery as a starting point to discuss fakery and fakers of all stripes. Free popcorn will be served, and a discussion will follow the screenings.

VALENTINE BLOOD DRIVE

6 River Terrace 6 River Terrace, New York

Show the love, donate blood! Help replenish dwindling supplies in the tri-state area. The whole process takes less than an hour and one donation can save multiple lives! Sign up today at: nybloodcenter.org

VALENTINE MAKING WORKSHOP

6 River Terrace 6 River Terrace, New York

All we need is LOVE! Take part in this time-honored annual Battery Park City tradition where participants are invited to make old-fashioned handmade cards for their loved ones! Cut, paste, and decorate with provided materials and don’t forget to seal it with a kiss. Art projects are designed for ages 4 and up. Registration required, please email: registration@bpca.ny.gov

NY LAUGHS

6 River Terrace 6 River Terrace, New York

In celebration of Black History Month, join us for a sober evening of stand-up comedy with NY Laughs. This unique non-profit seeks to enrich lives, build community, and inspire audiences through humor. Some content may not be appropriate for young children. Recommended for teens and adults. Click into the event to RSVP.