Jan
18
12:00 PM12:00

A Space To Create [CANCELLED]

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All creatives are invited to brainstorm, create, write and work on their craft during this time. As we can only accept 12 individuals for the entire 5-hour period, an RSVP is mandatory. Walk-ins will not be admitted. If you are interested in taking advantage of this opportunity, please email your name, your craft and your phone number to events@itooarts.com.

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Jan
18
5:00 PM17:00

Airbnb Experience: Tour and Poetry Workshop with Trace DePass [CANCELLED]

Step into the world of Harlem Renaissance poet Mr. Langston Hughes and experience the brownstone he purchased and lived in with his family. Upon arrival, we will greet you with a glass of wine and a warm welcome before strolling through the home where you will learn about Hughes’ legacy. You’ll then take part in a poetry workshop taught by poet and author, Trace DePass where you will create your own piece. We encourage participants to enjoy cuisine from an area restaurant, then return to recite their original piece at our community open mic, SALON 127 that evening.

This event is $30 per participant.

To register and purchase tickets, please visit our space at: www.airbnb.com/experiences/95002

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Feb
20
4:00 PM16:00

Teen Reading with Cheryl and Wade Hudson

All teens are welcome, along with their teachers and parents, to this intimate reading with authors Cheryl and Wade Hudson. They will be discussing their young adult anthology, We Rise, We Resist and then conducting a Q & A session. Please RSVP to events@itooarts.com with the teens’ names. Space is limited to 20 participants.

ABOUT THE BOOK    “A love song from children's literature's brightest stars"—  Kirkus Reviews , starred review     Fifty of the foremost diverse children’s authors and illustrators–including Jason Reynolds, Jacqueline Woodson, and Kwame Alexander–share answers to the question, “In this divisive world, what shall we tell our children?” in this beautiful, full-color keepsake collection, published in partnership with Just Us Books.

ABOUT THE BOOK

“A love song from children's literature's brightest stars"— Kirkus Reviews, starred review 

Fifty of the foremost diverse children’s authors and illustrators–including Jason Reynolds, Jacqueline Woodson, and Kwame Alexander–share answers to the question, “In this divisive world, what shall we tell our children?” in this beautiful, full-color keepsake collection, published in partnership with Just Us Books.


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Apr
19
5:00 PM17:00

Airbnb Experience: Tour and Poetry Workshop

Step into the world of Harlem Renaissance poet Mr. Langston Hughes and experience the brownstone he purchased and lived in with his family. Upon arrival, we will greet you with a glass of wine and a warm welcome before strolling through the home where you will learn about Hughes’ legacy. You’ll then take part in a poetry workshop taught by poet and author, Trace DePass where you will create your own piece. We encourage participants to enjoy cuisine from an area restaurant, then return to recite their original piece at our community open mic, SALON 127 that evening.

This event is $30 per participant.

To register and purchase tickets, please visit our space at: www.airbnb.com/experiences/95002

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Jul
19
5:00 PM17:00

Airbnb Experience: Tour and Poetry Workshop

Step into the world of Harlem Renaissance poet Mr. Langston Hughes and experience the brownstone he purchased and lived in with his family. Upon arrival, we will greet you with a glass of wine and a warm welcome before strolling through the home where you will learn about Hughes’ legacy. You’ll then take part in a poetry workshop taught by poet and author, Trace DePass where you will create your own piece. We encourage participants to enjoy cuisine from an area restaurant, then return to recite their original piece at our community open mic, SALON 127 that evening.

This event is $30 per participant.

To register and purchase tickets, please visit our space at: www.airbnb.com/experiences/95002

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Oct
18
5:00 PM17:00

Airbnb Experience: Tour and Poetry Workshop

Step into the world of Harlem Renaissance poet Mr. Langston Hughes and experience the brownstone he purchased and lived in with his family. Upon arrival, we will greet you with a glass of wine and a warm welcome before strolling through the home where you will learn about Hughes’ legacy. You’ll then take part in a poetry workshop taught by poet and author, Trace DePass where you will create your own piece. We encourage participants to enjoy cuisine from an area restaurant, then return to recite their original piece at our community open mic, SALON 127 that evening.

This event is $30 per participant.

To register and purchase tickets, please visit our space at: www.airbnb.com/experiences/95002

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Jan
12
12:00 PM12:00

Community Open Hours (Revised Hours from 12pm - 2pm)

During these open hours, the community is welcome to visit and enjoy the parlor floor
where Mr. Hughes' typewriter and piano are available for viewing. The second and third
floors are not accessible at this time, as the rooms are still being prepared for
future programming. Tourists, students, walking/bike tours and groups are invited
to stop by. Suggested donation: $5

I, TOO BOOK PILE: Please browse through our I, Too Book Pile and keep a book, or donate one. Our book pile is located immediately inside the main entrance.     

DONATION COLLECTION: I, Too Arts collects feminine hygiene products, toiletries and nonperishable/canned food items for area shelters and those without housing in Harlem. Feel free to drop off donations during these open hours.                                                                                                                    

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Jan
10
7:00 PM19:00

Creative Conversations: Carole Boston-Weatherford and Frank Morrison

Join us as we celebrate the release of THE ROOTS OF RAP, a picture book by Carole Boston-Weatherford and Frank Morrison. Both of the authors will be in conversation at The Langston Hughes House. Please RSVP for this event by clicking on the button below to purchase tickets. The book will be sold on location, and a book signing will take place immediately following the discussion.

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The Roots Of Rap Authors in Conversation
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Jan
8
7:00 PM19:00

Black Enough: The Book Release With A Conversation Moderated By Dr. Ebony Thomas

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I, Too Arts Collective, in collaboration with PEN America, presents a conversation with Ibi Zoboi, Renée Watson, Dhonielle Clayton, and Tochi Onyebuchi, moderated by Dr. Ebony Thomas, to celebrate the release of the book, Black Enough: Stories of Being Young and Black In America (Balzer+Bray/HarperCollins).  Bank Street Books will handle the book sales for the event. 

Tuesday, January 8th | 7pm

The Langston Hughes House

20 East 127th Street [between Fifth & Madison]

New York, NY

*Space is limited; please RSVP to events@itooarts.com

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Jan
8
12:00 PM12:00

Community Open Hours

During these open hours, the community is welcome to visit and enjoy the parlor floor
where Mr. Hughes' typewriter and piano are available for viewing. The second and third
floors are not accessible at this time, as the rooms are still being prepared for
future programming. Tourists, students, walking/bike tours and groups are invited
to stop by. Suggested donation: $5

I, TOO BOOK PILE: Please browse through our I, Too Book Pile and keep a book, or donate one. Our book pile is located immediately inside the main entrance.     

DONATION COLLECTION: I, Too Arts collects feminine hygiene products, toiletries and nonperishable/canned food items for area shelters and those without housing in Harlem. Feel free to drop off donations during these open hours.                                                                                                                    

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Jan
5
12:00 PM12:00

Community Open Hours

During these open hours, the community is welcome to visit and enjoy the parlor floor
where Mr. Hughes' typewriter and piano are available for viewing. The second and third
floors are not accessible at this time, as the rooms are still being prepared for
future programming. Tourists, students, walking/bike tours and groups are invited
to stop by. Suggested donation: $5

I, TOO BOOK PILE: Please browse through our I, Too Book Pile and keep a book, or donate one. Our book pile is located immediately inside the main entrance.  

DONATION COLLECTION: I, Too Arts collects feminine hygiene products, toiletries and nonperishable/canned food items for area shelters and those without housing in Harlem. Feel free to drop off donations during these open hours.

                                                                                                                      

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Jan
3
12:00 PM12:00

(Cancelled) Community Open Hours Today

During these open hours, the community is welcome to visit and enjoy the parlor floor
where Mr. Hughes' typewriter and piano are available for viewing. The second and third
floors are not accessible at this time, as the rooms are still being prepared for
future programming. Tourists, students, walking/bike tours and groups are invited
to stop by. Suggested donation: $5

I, TOO BOOK PILE: Please browse through our I, Too Book Pile and keep a book, or donate one. Our book pile is located immediately inside the main entrance.     

DONATION COLLECTION: I, Too Arts collects feminine hygiene products, toiletries and nonperishable/canned food items for area shelters and those without housing in Harlem. Feel free to drop off donations during these open hours.                                                                                                                    

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Dec
18
6:00 PM18:00

Semple: Afterwork Holiday Bazaar

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Get all of your holiday shopping done in one place! Join us for our first Semple: Afterwork Holiday Bazaar, featuring local vendors along with a live DJ. Free family photographs will be available as well, so bring your whole crew camera ready!


FULL LIST OF VENDORS

Harlem Boutique
Family Photography by David Flores
NiLu Harlem Gift Store
True Blue Naturals
John Reddick
Jewelry by Janet Hill Talbert
Author Karen Taborn, Walking Harlem 
Author Tami Tyree, Color Me In(n) Harlem Renaissance Fashion, Beauty & Jazz 1920's Coloring Book

Music provided by DJ Shilo

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Dec
18
12:00 PM12:00

Community Open Hours

During these open hours, the community is welcome to visit and enjoy the parlor floor
where Mr. Hughes' typewriter and piano are available for viewing. The second and third
floors are not accessible at this time, as the rooms are still being prepared for
future programming. Tourists, students, walking/bike tours and groups are invited
to stop by. Suggested donation: $5

I, TOO BOOK PILE: Please browse through our I, Too Book Pile and keep a book, or donate one. Our book pile is located immediately inside the main entrance.     

DONATION COLLECTION: I, Too Arts collects feminine hygiene products, toiletries and nonperishable/canned food items for area shelters and those without housing in Harlem. Feel free to drop off donations during these open hours.                                                                                                                    

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Dec
13
12:00 PM12:00

Community Open Hours

During these open hours, the community is welcome to visit and enjoy the parlor floor
where Mr. Hughes' typewriter and piano are available for viewing. The second and third
floors are not accessible at this time, as the rooms are still being prepared for
future programming. Tourists, students, walking/bike tours and groups are invited
to stop by. Suggested donation: $5

I, TOO BOOK PILE: Please browse through our I, Too Book Pile and keep a book, or donate one. Our book pile is located immediately inside the main entrance.     

DONATION COLLECTION: I, Too Arts collects feminine hygiene products, toiletries and nonperishable/canned food items for area shelters and those without housing in Harlem. Feel free to drop off donations during these open hours.                                                                                                                    

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Dec
11
12:00 PM12:00

Community Open Hours

During these open hours, the community is welcome to visit and enjoy the parlor floor
where Mr. Hughes' typewriter and piano are available for viewing. The second and third
floors are not accessible at this time, as the rooms are still being prepared for
future programming. Tourists, students, walking/bike tours and groups are invited
to stop by. Suggested donation: $5

I, TOO BOOK PILE: Please browse through our I, Too Book Pile and keep a book, or donate one. Our book pile is located immediately inside the main entrance.  

DONATION COLLECTION: I, Too Arts collects feminine hygiene products, toiletries and nonperishable/canned food items for area shelters and those without housing in Harlem. Feel free to drop off donations during these open hours.

                                                                                                                      

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Dec
6
12:00 PM12:00

Community Open Hours (Closing Today at 4pm)

During these open hours, the community is welcome to visit and enjoy the parlor floor
where Mr. Hughes' typewriter and piano are available for viewing. The second and third
floors are not accessible at this time, as the rooms are still being prepared for
future programming. Tourists, students, walking/bike tours and groups are invited
to stop by. Suggested donation: $5

I, TOO BOOK PILE: Please browse through our I, Too Book Pile and keep a book, or donate one. Our book pile is located immediately inside the main entrance.     

DONATION COLLECTION: I, Too Arts collects feminine hygiene products, toiletries and nonperishable/canned food items for area shelters and those without housing in Harlem. Feel free to drop off donations during these open hours.                                                                                                                    

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Dec
4
12:00 PM12:00

Community Open Hours

During these open hours, the community is welcome to visit and enjoy the parlor floor
where Mr. Hughes' typewriter and piano are available for viewing. The second and third
floors are not accessible at this time, as the rooms are still being prepared for
future programming. Tourists, students, walking/bike tours and groups are invited
to stop by. Suggested donation: $5

I, TOO BOOK PILE: Please browse through our I, Too Book Pile and keep a book, or donate one. Our book pile is located immediately inside the main entrance.  

DONATION COLLECTION: I, Too Arts collects feminine hygiene products, toiletries and nonperishable/canned food items for area shelters and those without housing in Harlem. Feel free to drop off donations during these open hours.

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Dec
1
2:00 PM14:00

A Conversation on Golden Chi Meditation

The Golden Chi Meditation is based on the 'Chi of Africa.' It is designed to reconcile meditation with the quest for financial security. Meditation has been shown to be useful in relaxation and in improving cognition as well as in alleviating anxiety and depression.

Join us in this discussion on this method of meditation with moderator, Dr, Uzoma Nwosu, author of Royal Igbo Meditation. Dr. Nwosu will have books available for purchase and will hold a book signing at the end of the forum.

Dr, Uzoma Nwosu

Dr, Uzoma Nwosu

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Dec
1
12:00 PM12:00

Community Open Hours (Early closing at 3:30pm)

During these open hours, the community is welcome to visit and enjoy the parlor floor
where Mr. Hughes' typewriter and piano are available for viewing. The second and third
floors are not accessible at this time, as the rooms are still being prepared for
future programming. Tourists, students, walking/bike tours and groups are invited
to stop by. Suggested donation: $5

I, TOO BOOK PILE: Please browse through our I, Too Book Pile and keep a book, or donate one. Our book pile is located immediately inside the main entrance.       

DONATION COLLECTION: I, Too Arts collects feminine hygiene products, toiletries and nonperishable/canned food items for area shelters and those without housing in Harlem. Feel free to drop off donations during these open hours.                                                                                                         

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Nov
29
12:00 PM12:00

Community Open Hours

During these open hours, the community is welcome to visit and enjoy the parlor floor
where Mr. Hughes' typewriter and piano are available for viewing. The second and third
floors are not accessible at this time, as the rooms are still being prepared for
future programming. Tourists, students, walking/bike tours and groups are invited
to stop by. Suggested donation: $5

I, TOO BOOK PILE: Please browse through our I, Too Book Pile and keep a book, or donate one. Our book pile is located immediately inside the main entrance.       

DONATION COLLECTION: I, Too Arts collects feminine hygiene products, toiletries and nonperishable/canned food items for area shelters and those without housing in Harlem. Feel free to drop off donations during these open hours.                                                                                                         

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Nov
27
12:00 PM12:00

Community Open Hours

During these open hours, the community is welcome to visit and enjoy the parlor floor
where Mr. Hughes' typewriter and piano are available for viewing. The second and third
floors are not accessible at this time, as the rooms are still being prepared for
future programming. Tourists, students, walking/bike tours and groups are invited
to stop by. Suggested donation: $5

I, TOO BOOK PILE: Please browse through our I, Too Book Pile and keep a book, or donate one. Our book pile is located immediately inside the main entrance.  

DONATION COLLECTION: I, Too Arts collects feminine hygiene products, toiletries and nonperishable/canned food items for area shelters and those without housing in Harlem. Feel free to drop off donations during these open hours.

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Nov
17
7:00 PM19:00

Culture and Connections: The HBO Series "INSECURE"

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Welcome to Culture and Connections! This is a night where we take a piece of pop culture and talk about it. This month's theme is the HBO Series "Insecure", so come grab a drink and a bite as we have a conversation about the show that had us stressed every weekend. The Intersection’s Dominique Williams will be hosting this festive forum. Space is limited, so please RSVP to the event page at https://cultureandconnection.splashthat.com/ to guarantee admission.

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