The American Letters


November 1, 2018, 7:00 pm

[1st Floor] A biopic that offers an intimate insight into the family life of Antonin Dvorak who wrote his Cello Concerto while in New York City. The third movement was a tribute to his...
Organized by: Czech Center NY

Halloween Dance Party

October 30, 2018, 7:00 - 11:00 pm

[4th Floor] Ghouls and goblins alike will agree, there’s no better way to celebrate Halloween than with our annual Halloween Dance Party! You are guaranteed to have a frightfully fun...
Organized by: Association of Free Czechoslovak Sportsmen, BBLA

Czech Philharmonic and Friends


October 26, 2018, 8:00 PM

[4th Floor] Recital with members of the Czech Philharmonic and Carnegie Hall's Ensemble Connect. Welcome the Czech Philharmonic to New York with their new Chief Conductor, Semyon...
Organized by: Czech Center NY, Czech Philharmonic, Carnegie Hall, Permanent Mission of the Czech Republic to the UN, Consulate General of the Czech Republic in New York

Kevin McNamara: Dreams of a Great Small Nation

author's talk

October 24, 2018, 7:00 pm

[3rd Floor] Kevin McNamara, author of the book "Dreams of a Great Small Nation," will introduce his comprehensive account of the highly dramatic events that led to the founding of...
Organized by: SVU New York, BBLA

Gilded Age Newsmakers: Dvorak and Thurber


October 18, 2018, 7:00 pm

[1st Floor] From the moment Czech composer Antonin Dvorak stepped ashore to assume the post of Director of the National Conservatory of Music of America in September 1892, he was besieged...
Organized by: DAHA, Czech Center NY, BBLA