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10 Things To Do in Your Manhattan Neighborhood This Weekend

By DNAinfo Staff | April 28, 2016 5:11pm | Updated on January 20, 2017 7:22pm

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The New York Academy of Art's "Piss and Vinegar" exhibit will run from Jan. 19 through March 5.
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All Weekend

► 'Piss and Vinegar' Art Exhibit

Where: New York Academy of Art, 111 Franklin St., TriBeCa
When: 2 to 8 p.m.

Two generations of artist “provocateurs” are on display for this exhibition, which, organizers say, challenge the bounds of good taste. The show is free.

► On The Line: Intrepid and the Vietnam War

Where: The Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum, Pier 86, at West 46th Street past 12th Avenue
When: Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

An exhibit currently on display at the Intrepid Museum “explores the events and impact of the Vietnam War through the lens of Intrepid’s history.” Admission to this exhibit is free for those who buy a general admission ticket.

Friday, Jan. 20

► Friday Movie Matinee at Columbus Library

Where: Columbus Library, 742 10th Ave., Hell’s Kitchen
When: 1 p.m.

Columbus Library will be hosting a free showing of “Criminal” this Friday. “The memories and skills of a CIA agent are implanted into the brain of a dangerous criminal in order to stop an international terrorist” in this movie starring Kevin Costner and Gary Oldman.

Saturday, Jan. 21

Lunar New Year Celebration

Where: Chinatown YMCA, 273 Bowery, Lower East Side
When: 12 to 3 p.m.

The Chinatown YMCA invites you to join them in celebrating the Year of the Rooster with a special luncheon, dancing, zodiac readings, crafts, tea tasting, and more. The event is free and lunch is first come, first served.

► Fundraiser for the Victims of the East 93rd Street Fire

Where: Manny’s On Second, 1770 Second Ave., Upper East Side
When: 2 to 6 p.m.

Help support the victims of the East 93rd Street fire, who lost everything in October. Admission of $20 at the door will buy all-you-can-eat wings, fries and other appetizers from 2 to 4 p.m. There will also be raffles scheduled for 5 p.m. Donations will also be accepted as well as on GoFundMe.

► Kid's Clothing and Toy Swap Party

Where: Our Savior's Atonement Lutheran Church, 178 Bennett Ave., Washington Heights
When: 3 to 5 p.m.

Families must bring at least eight items of kids’ clothing (from newborn to size 5 only), accessories, books or toys. Toys and books should also be suitable for kids 5 and under, and also be small enough to easily take home. No stuffed animals, please. Tickets — for one wristband — are $20. 

Comedy Returns to the National Black Theatre

Where: National Black Theatre, 2031 Fifth Ave., Harlem
When: 5 to 11:30 p.m.

Comedy returns to the historic National Black Theater with performances by up-and-coming New York City comedians. Tickets are $25.

Sunday, Jan. 22

 Baby & Me Yoga

Where: Pure Yoga, 203 E. 86th St., Upper East Side
When: 11:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.

Start-up maternity brand Goodbody Goodmommy is co-sponsoring a special mom and baby yoga class, led by Mary Barnes, the director at Yoga for Two. There will be a raffle for a nursing cardigan, a trunk show, and snacks with refreshments. $30 per person. RSVP online.

 City Councilman Ben Kallos’s State of the District Address

Where: Memorial Sloan Kettering, 430 E. 67th St., Upper East Side
When: 1 to 3 p.m.

Councilman Ben Kallos will issue a report on what has been accomplished over the past three years and issues that will be addressed in 2017. There will be a giveaway of free reusable bags, a volunteer fair and free childcare available.

► Ceramic Jewelry Workshop

Where: Mount Vernon Hotel Museum & Garden, 421 E. 61st St., Upper East Side
When: 2 to 3 p.m.

Learn how to create your own jewelry with a technique popular in the 19th century to make designed ceramics.

These listings were compiled by DNAinfo's Manhattan reporters Allegra Hobbs, Carolina Pichardo, Dartunorro Clark, Irene Plagianos, Maya Rajamani and Shaye Weaver.