Curated by Lycia Kougemitros, this exhibition will showcase early medical tools used to extract health benefits and properties. Inspired by the natural beauty of Pelham Bay Park, the exhibit will incorporate local history and early colonial settlers’ practices in the evolution of science and technology.
Red Monkey Theater Group’s playwrights meet for a discussion with aspiring writers, offering insight and advice on writing original work and on adapting scripts from pre-existing historical or literary sources.
October 22 - October 23 - 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Explore Bartow-Pell free during this annual event sponsored by OpenHouseNewYork (OHNY)
At Harvard University in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, Cecilia Payne, Annie Jump Cannon, and the group of women known as the “Harvard Computers” overcame prejudice, denigration, and opposition to change the course of modern astronomy and developed revolutionary systems to chart and measure stars that remain in use today. Their battles for recognition, respect, and equality are still being fought by women in the 21st century.