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NYU Tisch Undergraduate Drama: In the Heights
Event on 2016-10-05 20:00:00
New York University Tisch School of the Arts Allyson Green, Dean Institute of Performing Arts Department of Drama Sarah Schlesinger, Associate DeanRubén Polendo, Chair Presents: IN THE HEIGHTS Music and Lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda Book by Quiara Alegri?a Hudes conceived by Lin-Manuel Miranda directed by Melissa Maxwell Performances: Sept 29 – Oct 8 This musical explores the lives of characters living in the New York City Latino neighbourhood of Washington Heights over the course of three days. With a hip hop, salsa, merengue, and soul music score, the bodega owner Usnavi is dating Vanessa, who works in a beauty salon. This show is not one to be missed! Ticket Info: – All sales are final. No refunds or exchanges. – There will be no late seating. – Tickets not picked up by 5 minutes before the scheduled curtain time will be released for sale at the door. Public Transit information can be found at HopStop.com Parking near the theater can be found using Google Maps.
at Abe Burrows Theater
721 Broadway , 1st Floor
New York, United States
After you have experienced a long flight, often all you feel like doing is having a long rest to recover. However, there are some destinations where you’ll just want to hit the ground running and get into the swing of things, and Sydney undoubtedly falls into that category.
Although you may have flown a long way to get there, culture vultures will undoubtedly want to spread their wings and instantly take off to explore the array of stunning sights and attractions.
First of all with flights to Sydney you aren’t going to be flying straight there, the majority of flights need to have a stopover in either Singapore or Taiwan, which is no bad thing as it gives me a chance to see some Far Eastern countries on the trip, when arranging the flight it is normally a predetermined location and not something I can change, although by comparing different flight companies I could easily choose my pit-stop country. Most flight companies insist my flight goes from home in Manchester down to London’s Heathrow then onwards and eastwards!
Search cheap flights to Sydney for your travel to Australia. Sydney is a multicultural city and known as Harbour City. To maximize your duration in Sydney, search for cheap flights to Sydney. Low cost flights and deals are one of the good ways to minimize your expenses during your travel.
The Darling harbor is a beautiful harbor which is located close to central business district, Sydney. The Sydney aquarium, good restaurants, Chinese garden of Friendship and the wildlife World are some of the beautiful places that this harbor offers. You can get a monorail, a bus or a train to reach this harbor. You can experience the thrill of this beautiful place by booking a cheap flight, Sydney and visit this place.
The Rocks is another important place to visit in Sydney. Many travelers hunt for flights to Sydney to visit this popular place. You can witness the beautiful archeological wonders, pubs, galleries, hotels, shops and the colonial architecture. This place is the oldest place in Sydney. When you will visit this place you will not realize how time flies off and the day is over.
Log on to http://www.tripnmore.co.uk/ and you’ll find everything that you need for a flights tickets to Sydney
Lunchtime Lecture Series: Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad National Historical Park
Event on 2016-10-05 12:00:00
Come learn more about the National Park Service’s role as warden of historical locations. This Wednesday lunchtime lecture series spotlights several Park Service sites in greater Washington, DC that reflect significant people and places associated with African American history.
Robert T. Parker, superintendent of Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad National Historical Park, will evoke the life and times of the woman who risked her life on the Underground Railroad rescuing African Americans from slavery and scouted for the Union Army during the Civil War. The National Historical Park is located in Cambridge, Maryland.
at National Postal Museum
2 Massachusetts Avenue NE
Washington, United States
When it comes to lose excess body weight, lap band is the best way to go. Lap band is actually an adjustable gastric band designed to use as a new weight loss surgery in order to lose your weight, reduce health conditions and increase quality of your life. It helps in improving the stomach capacity and restraining the food that you can consumed at one time.
The “lap band” is the name derived from the name of the implanted medical device, gastric band and laparoscopic. During the procedure, surgeons generally use laparoscopic techniques in order to wrap the lap band system around your stomach. This band is a silicone ring filled with saline on its inner surface and placed around the top portion of the stomach. This produces a small stomach pouch to hold a small amount of food, therefore, the storage area for food in the stomach is minimized. This band also controls the stomach outlet between the bottom portion of the stomach and the new upper pouch. When you have a smaller stomach then you will feel full, whereas the food will move very slowly from the upper part to lower part of the stomach as it is digested. Therefore, you will eat less and lose excess weight.
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There is no “dumping syndrome” related to dietary intake restrictions
It is adjustable as it adjusts without more surgery requirement
For ideal rate of weight-loss, it allows individualized degree of restriction
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VENDOR OPPORTUNITY: SEPTEMBER 25: BEAUTY*ART*STYLE*HOME POP-UP!
Event on 2016-09-25 12:00:00
Interested in Being A Vendor? ? BEAUTY, ART, STYLE AND HOME POPUP ? September 25th, 12-4pm, Edgewood Arts Center (3415 8th Street, NE, Washington DC) FREE TO ATTEND #BASHPOPUP #fashionpopup Brookland neighborhood of Washington, D.C. – metro accessible, Monroe Market and near Arts Park in NE Washington, D.C. VENDOR CATEGORIES VINTAGE SELLERS ART VENDORS INDIE DESIGNERS APPAREL BOUTIQUES CRAFTERS SHOE RETAILERS BEAUTY CLOTHING BOUTIQUES WELLNESS PRODUCTS HAIRCARE BRANDS HOME DECOR SMALL FURNITURE LIFESTYLE LIVING SKINCARE PRODUCTS BOOK SELLERS ACCESSORIES DESSERTS YUMMY BITES LEMONADE and more!!! *PLEASE NOTE AT THIS TIME WE WILL NOT BE ACCEPTING DIRECT SALES and MLM BUSINESSES – Thank You! Don' forget to secure your space TODAY! or visit us at www.FASHIONISTAFLEAMARKET.com
at The Edgewood
3415 8th Street Northeast
Washington, United States
Do we have anything that even remotely extreme in Washington State? Not quite, but here are a few ideas:
My first pick (and my favorite one) is…Stuntman School. Yes, right here in Mukilteo, Wa. This three week intensive training, with an emphasis on the most basic stunts found in film production, will include : precision driving, fire burns, martial arts, foot/stair/high falls, special effects and more. Whether you want to use this trainings to pursue a career as “stunt performer” or just want to perform your own basic stunts for your friends, you will have a lot of fun during those three weeks. To remember this unforgettable experience ( and show it to your friends), your entire training will be video taped. Who knows, may be you will become some big action star’s double, living in Los Angeles or at least working at Six Flags or Disney.
My second pick is a bit more intense. While on a leisure walk around Pike Market, you are kidnapped and held for ransom. A terrorist attack closes the district and you find yourself in a fix. How do you stay alive? Let’s start with… why you were at Pike Market… Just kidding. But if Pike Market happened to be captured by terrorists, you will need to know how to get to safety on your own and that what “Scout Urban Escape and Evasion” course will teach you. Even if you don’t live in “challenging urban environments”, you can feel like James Bond for a day and learn : ” urban baseline movement and urban awareness training, the use of urban disguises and false papers/identification, lock picking, escaping from unlawful custody, obtaining and driving local transportation, the use of “specialized” urban gear, and instruction on how to develop urban escape and evasion go-bags, etc.” Besides it’s all very practical knowledge (the use false papers/identification,lock picking ? isn’t it?) used in everyday life.
My next two pick are less extreme, but no less fun or practical.
NOLS – National Outdoor Leadership School takes people of all ages on remote wilderness expeditions, teaching technical outdoor skills, leadership, and environmental ethics in some of the world’s wildest and most awe-inspiring classrooms. No, it’s not another adventure company. You won’t be treated like a tourist and don’t expect anybody to do everything for you. It takes practice to learn outdoor skills and time to develop leadership and the wilderness provides the ideal setting for this unique education.The Outdoor Educator courses, featuring backcountry travel, glacier travel, and rock climbing, are truly signatures of NOLS Pacific Northwest. One of their state-of-the-art facilities is located in Conway, Washington. “The Pacific Northwest Trip Leader” one week course is designed for those who don’t have a lot of time or a huge budget but are motivated to learn the ABCs of leading groups in the backcountry.
My final pick is similar to NOLS with more in-depth approach to wilderness survival, ethnobotany, wildlife tracking, permaculture, and outdoor leadership. The Alderleaf Wilderness Certification Program prepares students to readily apply nature skills in environmental conservation, outdoor education, sustainable living, and beyond. With today’s economy we all pretty soon will have to go back to our roots -learn how to build natural shelters, purify water, create friction fire, find wild food, and master a variety of wilderness crafts; develop the ability to accurately read tracks and signs made by mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, and insects; learn how to properly identify, gather, and prepare wild plants for meals, medicines, and tools. Tell me it’s not practical? And skills like these will serve you for a long time. But I am sure that is not all we have. There have to be crazier and more extreme adventures for man.
After my post on target shooting, I got a request to organize a “bachelor” party: booze, guns and camping. Isn’t it the idea of “mancations”? What would your ultimate “Man Adventures” be? http://www.adventures-wa.com