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Life in Reel New York: An HDC Film Series

LIFE IN REEL NEW YORK: AN HDC FILM SERIES Join HDC and James Sanders for a unique look into the New York City of the movies. This three part series will include a lecture and short film and two feature length films curated by James Sanders, author of Celluloid Skyline. Focusing on the theme of [...]

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A list of HDC’s upcoming events as well as our annual programs, and breaking preservation news.   Events: March 7-8, 2014: 2014 Preservation Conference: New Design + Old Places February 26, 2014: Secret Lives Tour: One Wall Street February 26, 2014: Secret Lives Tour: One Wall Street February 11, 2014: Aches and Panes in Historic Window Work   HDC [...]

January Events: Party, Tour & Panels!

E-BULLETIN OF THE HISTORIC DISTRICTS COUNCIL January 2014, Volume 11, Number 4 2014 Six to Celebrate!!!   Meet the New Neighborhoods on Wednesday, January 29, 6:00 pm 208 West 13th Street                           Top from L-R: Forest Close, Queens; New York City’s Public Libraries; [...]

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From Signs to Scenic Vistas: Aesthetic Regulation’s Unfinished Agenda

Monday, November 4, 2013 The Arsenal in Central Park, 830 Fifth Avenue (at East 64th Street) New York City RSVP to info@nypap.org. 6:30-8:30 p.m.  In 1913, the first step was taken in New York City to advance the then radical concept that a city could regulate aesthetics on the grounds of “public beauty.” This notion took the form of a [...]

E-BULLETIN- Join Us on the 58th Floor of the Empire State Building!

E-BULLETIN OF THE HISTORIC DISTRICTS COUNCIL October 2013, Volume 10, Number 6 Landmarks Lions 2013 Hugh & Tiziana Hardy Join HDC for the Landmarks Lion Award Ceremony, Reception & Dinner Honoring Hugh & Tiziana Hardy Tuesday, November 19, 2013, 6:30pm At the Empire State Building This year’s event will take place in a private space [...]

E-BULLETIN: Would you like education? Would you like fun? Come to an HDC event!!

E-BULLETIN OF THE HISTORIC DISTRICTS COUNCIL September 2013, Volume 10, Number 6   Monday Morning Coffee Talk: 8:30 – 10:00 AM Neighborhood Preservation Center, 232 East 11th Street New York, NY 10003 October 7: The role of community activism and advocacy in affecting “good” government The Citizens Union of the City of New York isa [...]

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Monday Morning Coffee Talk- Fall / Winter 2013

First Monday of Every Month 8:30 – 10:00 AM Neighborhood Preservation Center 232 East 11th Street New York, NY 10003 As part of our Neighborhood Partners Program, HDC is pleased to announce the fall 2013 series of Monday Morning Coffee Talks.  This free monthly discussion series examines some of the most common questions asked by community [...]

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Secret Lives Tour: United Palace Theater

Secret Lives Tour: United Palace Theater Tuesday, October 22, 6:00pm HDC’s Secret Lives Tours highlight some of the most original and rarely-seen spaces in New York.  The series takes attendees inside unique and spectacular spaces in the city, both big and small, to learn about their purpose, history and preservation.  Join HDC for a tour [...]

E-BULLETIN- Monday Morning Coffee Talk Fall / Winter 2013 Schedule; Walking tour of historic libraries in the East Village!!

E-BULLETIN OF THE HISTORIC DISTRICTS COUNCIL September 2013, Volume 10, Number 3   Fall / Winter 2013 Schedule   8:30 – 10:00 AM Neighborhood Preservation Center 232 East 11th Street New York, NY 10003 October 7 The role of community activism and advocacy in affecting “good” government Richard Dadey: Executive Director, Citizens Union of the City of [...]

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The Battle of Brooklyn Scavenger Hunt

Join HDC in a fun day commemorating  Battle of Long Island aka The Battle of Brooklyn Saturday October 26, 2013 Registration open from 11:30 am – 1pm Western Entrance of Green-Wood Cemetery 35th Street and Fourth Avenue One of the first battles of the American Revolution, the Battle of Brooklyn (a.k.a. the Battle of Long Island) took [...]

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