Project Pride Virtual Concert and Time Capsule. May 31 8pm YouTube. Text is on hot pink background.
05/31
Sunday
Sun. May 31, 2020
8:00pm to 10:00pm
Join the Smithsonian’s Pride Alliance to kick off Pride month with Project Pride—a virtual concert and time capsule of LGBTQ+ culture. .
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Virtual event on YouTube
 
Street signage indicating stretch of Fifth Avenue known as Museum Mile
06/09
Tuesday
Tue. June 9, 2020
9:00am to 9:00pm
Follow #VirtualMuseumMile for a variety of fun programming from The Metropolitan Museum of Art; Neue Galerie New York; Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum; Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum; The Jewish Museum; Museum of the City of New York; El Museo del Barrio; and The Africa Center. .
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Virtual program
Free
 
06/11
Thursday
Thu. June 11, 2020
2:00pm to 3:30pm
Crowdsourcing, Storytelling, and the Critical Role of Memory in Writing History What role does memory play in recording and reflecting upon history? How can recording practices illuminate shifts around our expectation of truth, help to dismantle accepted and exclusionary histories, and serve as public advocacy? Join Cooper Hewitt as we explore these questions in light... .
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Virtual program
 
A pair of hands arrange square sheets of paper, all different colors.
06/13
Saturday
Sat. June 13, 2020
11:00am to 12:30pm
Bring your designs to life in 3D! Learn the basics of paper engineering and explore how to move from two-dimensional forms to three-dimensional experiences! Drawing inspiration from Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Library’s collection of pop-up books, this hands-on workshop led by guest designer Sam Ita will engage participants through play and experimentation to construct movable designs—all from your home! This is a beginner workshop, no prior experience in design required to participate. This program is suitable for ages 5 and up. .
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Virtual Program
 
A father holds his young child as they both reach out to a fuzzy snowball installed in a colorful gallery space
06/20
Saturday
Sat. June 20, 2020
9:00am to 10:30am
As a public health precaution, the Smithsonian is extending the cancellation or postponement of all rentals, public events, programming and gatherings through July 1. All Smithsonian museums and the National Zoo remain closed to the public at this time. .
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 E. 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
Free, Non-Ticketed Event
 
Many youths look on as a person holds up a popsicle stick construction
06/20
Saturday
Sat. June 20, 2020
11:00am to 3:00pm
As a public health precaution, the Smithsonian is extending the cancellation or postponement of all rentals, public events, programming and gatherings through July 1. All Smithsonian museums and the National Zoo remain closed to the public at this time. .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
Free, Non-Ticketed Event