WHAT'S HAPPENING AT BARTOW-PELL

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May

Croquet Day! May 26 - 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Croquet Day!

Spend a delightful afternoon at our croquet party, which includes light refreshments and seasonal libations. Equipment and instructions will be provided. As is customary, please wear your best white sporting attire

Celebrate the Arrival of Spring the Lenape Way May 27 - 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Celebrate the Arrival of Spring the Lenape Way

Usher in spring the Lenape way with Flying Arrow and Wild Flower as they share a traditional dance with audience participation. The story of how Lenape celebrate the arrival of the season will be explained by their mother, Pointsetta.

June

First Friday! June 1 - 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
First Friday!

Glenwood is at Bartow-Pell! Enjoy the music, explore the museum, and stroll the garden; light refreshments available. The free trolley makes an hourly loop starting at 5:25 p.m. from the #6 Pelham Bay Park subway station to BPMM to City Island.

Sherlock Holmes: The Musgrave Ritual June 2 - June 10 - 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Sherlock Holmes: The Musgrave Ritual

Join us for a new site-specific Sherlock Holmes mystery at historic Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum in Pelham Bay Park. An ancient family document hidden on the grounds of a beautiful country home hides a sinister ritual that only Sherlock Holmes can unlock – but some secrets might be best left buried. Together, we’ll explore the gorgeous 19th century mansion and surrounding gardens on a quest to solve a deadly mystery. Adapted by Tal Aviezer from the story by Arthur Conan Doyle. A co-production of Red Monkey Theater Group and M&M Performing Arts Company.

En Plein Aire with French Fare June Luncheon June 7 - 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
En Plein Aire with French Fare June Luncheon

Support the Bartow-Pell Conservancy and join us for an elegant lunch outdoors (en plein aire) on the pebble court with a talk by Alex Prud’homme.

Bartow Literary Elevenses June 16 - 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Bartow Literary Elevenses

Join Museum Guides Laura DeRiggi and Caitlyn Sellar as they lead an historical-fiction book club where literature and tea blend for a savory adventure. Tea and light refreshments will be served; please bring a sweet or savory snack for the group to enjoy! Come be part of the fun.

Bats! Brats! Beer! June 16 - 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Bats! Brats! Beer!

Calling all dads! As part of Father’s Day Weekend, BPMM thinks you deserve a Saturday afternoon ballgame with beer and brats. Come celebrate on the front lawn of the mansion and watch the New York Mutuals play with 1864 rules, balls, bats, and uniforms—but no helmets or gloves! After the game, kids join in the fun for a game of rounders with team members. Beer, brats, and hot dogs available for purchase.

Music Music New York June 21 - 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Music Music New York

Make Music New York is NYC’s largest one-day free celebration of music. BPMM is joining the fun by participating in this unique music holiday, in which music makers of all ages, abilities, and backgrounds take center stage through live performances in outdoor public spaces across all five boroughs. Participants are encouraged to perform on BPMM’s Sing for Hope piano that day.

A Floor Apart, A World Away June 24 - 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
A Floor Apart, A World Away

Please join us for a presentation by Margaret Lynch-Brennan, PhD, author of The Irish Bridget: Irish Immigrant Women in Domestic Service in America, 1840–1930, followed by a ribbon-cutting ceremony and reception for Bartow-Pell’s new interpretive space on the third floor.

July

BPMM Adventures Camp July 16 - July 20 - 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
BPMM Adventures Camp

Children ages 6 through 12 are invited to spend a week at Bartow-Pell from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. having fun and learning about gardening, sustainability, and local history. This unique program mixes core activities in the organic children’s garden with exploration of the 19th-century mansion, the Northeast Woodlands wigwam, and family life in both. Kids will also enjoy engaging crafts, wildlife investigations, creative cooking, nature hikes, and more.

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