Today in History


Jacqueline Roque was Pablo Picasso’s muse and second wife.  Their marriage lasted 11 years, during which time he created  over 400 portraits of her. 607 – 12th recorded perihelion passage of Halley’s Comet 1639 – Cambridge College renamed Harvard for clergyman John Harvard 1677 – Massachusetts gains title to Maine for $6,000 1759 – 27th recorded […]

This Week’s Calendar


March 13  1-2 PM Adult Chorus Battery Park City Parks  Directed by Church Street School for Music and Art, the BPC Chorus is open to all adults who love to sing. Learn a mix of contemporary and classic songs, and perform at community events throughout the year. Meet at 6 River Terrace. FREE  2:30PM […]