Dates To Know On The Upper West Side This Week

Gus Saltonstall
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UPPER WEST SIDE, NY — Patch has compiled a list of events Upper West Siders might want to know about in the coming week.

From community board meetings to musical streams to learning about Centra Park, here are the dates to know for the week of Jan. 18.

Ongoing Events:

Lincoln Center Concert Series: In memory of the lives lost during the COVID-19 pandemic, Lincoln Center hosted a weekly "Memorial For Us All" concert series. The concert series has ended but you can watch all the performances on the center's website.

Nightly Met Opera Streams: In an effort to brighten the lives of New Yorkers, the Met Opera offers a different presentation from the company's "Live in HD" series each day. The performance is available for 23 hours, from 7:30 p.m. until 6:30 p.m. the next day.

You can watch the concerts on the Met's website.

Local Community Board Meetings

Steering Committee, Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2021, at 6:30 PM. Register here.

Land Use Committee, Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021, at 6:30 p.m. Register here.

Youth, Education and Libraries Committee, Thursday, Jan. 21 at 6:30 p.m. Register here.

Around The Upper West Side

Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and the Civil Rights Movement, Monday, Jan. 18 at 9:30 a.m.: Join the Museum of the City of New York in a family program to honor and remember Martin Luther King Jr. You can register here.

Free Mindfulness Virtual Event — Mindfulness: A How To, Tuesday, Jan. 19 at 6 p.m.: Join the YMCA of Greater New York for an interactive workshop on the topic of mindfulness. The event will walk through the multiple ways you can practice meditation. You can register here.

New York Jewish Film Festival Centerpiece: Winter Journey, Thursday, Jan. 21 at 12 p.m.: Inspired by classical music radio host Martin Goldsmith’s book, The Inextinguishable Symphony, this year’s Centerpiece film deftly combines history and drama. You can watch it here.

This article originally appeared on the Upper West Side Patch