The haps around town today
Photo by Lane Johnson
Lots of protests and demonstrations today ...
10 a.m.: Opening of Seaport Past & Future, a free exhibit showcasing
two centuries of change at South Street Seaport; 191 Front St.
10 a.m.: Ribbon cutting for three new elevators at the Kew Gardens-Union
Turnpike station; southeast corner of Union Turnpike and Kew Gardens Road.
11 a.m.: Members of Students for a Free Tibet conduct conference call on
planned Olympic protest activities.
Noon: Save Darfur Coalition marks failure of the Darfur peacekeeping
mission by presenting a helicopter to the UN to demonstrate availability of much needed equipment; Second Avenue and East 47th Street.
Noon to 1:30 p.m.: Codepink display of childrens shoes representing Iraqi war dead; Foley Square, 111 Worth St., at Pearl and Centre streets.
3 p.m. to 8 p.m.: Open auditions for City of Fame; Roy Arias Studios and
Theater, 300 West 43rd St., 5th floor.