BICYCLE TOUR of GOWANUS

BICYCLE TOUR of GOWANUS: Come join us for a series of tours throughout 2011, highlighting our Six to Celebrate neighborhoods. The Gowanus is a unique area that largely retains its industrial character, with some of the local businesses dating back more than 75 years. In recent years, plans for the canal have conflicted with the […]

El Barrio Arts Week Event

Harlem Biennale presents a public performance by Zachary Fabri FREE When: June 4th at 5:00pm (Rain Date June 5th) Where: 105th Street and Lexington Avenue (North West corner) Zachary Fabri will present A Movement in Time., a public outdoor performance. This work articulates the physical movement of pedestrians and the layered architectural history of El […]

El Barrio's Art Week Event:

Harlem Biennale presents a public performance by Zachary Fabri FREE When: June 4th at 5:00pm (Rain Date June 5th) Where: 105th Street and Lexington Avenue(North West corner)   Zachary Fabri will present A Movement in Time., a public outdoor performance. This work articulates the physical movement of pedestrians and the layered architectural history of El […]

El Barrio’s Art Week Event:

Harlem Biennale presents a public performance by Zachary Fabri FREE When: June 4th at 5:00pm (Rain Date June 5th) Where: 105th Street and Lexington Avenue(North West corner)   Zachary Fabri will present A Movement in Time., a public outdoor performance. This work articulates the physical movement of pedestrians and the layered architectural history of El […]

HDC in Time Out New York

Gowanus Bike Tour Article in Time Out New York: http://newyork.timeout.com/things-to-do/this-week-in-new-york/1460073/bicycle-tour-of-gowanus Bicycle Tour of Gowanus Jun 04 11am. location disclosed with reservation (212) 614-9107hdc.org$10; seniors, students and friends of Historical Districts Council $5Bring your own set of wheels for this spin through the industrial neighborhood around the Gowanus Canal, showcasing the current efforts being made to restore […]

Six To Celebrate: Mount Morris Park Tour

Mount Morris Park Walking Tour

Check out the picturtes from the Mount Morris Walking tour on our flick page! http://www.flickr.com/photos/historicdistrictscouncil/sets/72157626468304579/

In the Beginning: The Creation of the Historic Districts Council

http://hdc.org/lectures-founders.htm HDC Founders Party: Tuesday, June 21, 2011, 6-8pm: The Players Club;16 Gramercy ParkCocktail Reception, followed by Discussion The event will feature a conversation with some of the influential founders and early leaders of the Historic Districts Council, including Kent Barwick, Bronson Binger, Michael Gruen and Lorna Nowve. The discussion, moderated by HDC Chairman Emeritus […]

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E-BULLETIN OF THE HISTORIC DISTRICTS COUNCIL

E-BULLETIN OF THE HISTORIC DISTRICTS COUNCIL May 2011, Volume 8, Number 2     ~ Monday Morning Coffee Talk~   Preserving Cultural and Historic Landscapes of New York City Parks Monday, June 6 at 8:30am   Joseph Disponzio will discuss how NYC Department of Parks and Recreation is approaching the preservation of the cultural and […]

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