Engagement Workshop, Feast Pavilion Community Space, 2012
miLES provides starter homes to emerging projects. For IDEAS CITY, miLES will activate three empty storefronts to showcase successfully funded projects, to share stories of the neighborhood, and to host classes on various topics.
Storefront for Starter Projects: A Storefront Showcasing Emerging Starter Projects
75 E. 4th St. (between Bowery & Second Ave.)
Wednesday May 1, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. — Panel Discussions
Thursday May 2, 7 p.m. to 9. p.m. — Panel Discussions
Saturday May 4, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. — Kickstarter Projects Showcase
Saturday May 4, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. — Panel Discussions
178 Delancey St. (betw. Clinton & Attorney Sts.)
Storefront for Learning: A Coffee Shop Turned Community Classroom
221 E. Broadway (at the corner of E. Broadway & Clinton St.)
May 1, 7-9 PM: Post Digital by Taeyoon Choi
This Post-Sandy workshop introduces the concept of binary logic and digital memory by drawing, performing, hacking and making objects with 3D printers.
May 2, 7-9 PM: Design Thinking by Kristina Drury
Non-designers and designers alike will be introduced to the basics of practical design thinking and idea generation techniques that can be applied on a daily basis.
May 3, 7-9 PM: Learning Thyself by Chloe Tseung
This introductory session to the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) gives you an immediately applicable way to understand yourself and others by answering questions like, what kind of information do you notice and remember, or how do you come to conclusions?
May 4, 7-9 PM: What is Trade School / How to Teach a Class
by Aimee Lutkin + Rachael Vera Steinberg
Join us for a brief talk about barter and mutual aid, followed by games and activities where participants identify what they can teach and want to learn.
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