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Tuesday, May 1, 2012 - 12:00am to 3:00pm
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View a list of High Line Art that will be on view when you visit the park in May.

Tuesday, May 1, 2012 - 5:00am to 6:00am
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Take a walking tour with a High Line Gardener to get an insider’s look at the unique horticultural design of the park.

Tuesday, May 1, 2012 - 11:30am to 3:30pm
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Join us for the Friends of the High Line annual Spring Benefit to support the ongoing maintenance and operations of the park.

Tuesday, May 1, 2012 - 11:30am to 2:30pm
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Every Tuesday at dusk, gaze at the stars, planets, and Moon using high-powered telescopes, and chat with members of the Amateur Astronomers Association of New York about the sights you see.

Thursday, May 3, 2012 - 8:00am to 12:00pm
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Make the most of your visit and stop by the High Line Field Station to chat with High Line Greeters.

Saturday, May 5, 2012 - 4:00am to 5:00am
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Join us for a free, guided walking tour of the High Line to celebrate the Partners in Preservation Open House Weekend.
Saturday, May 5, 2012 - 4:00am to 12:00pm
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Make the most of your visit and stop by the High Line Field Station to chat with High Line Greeters.

Saturday, May 5, 2012 - 4:00am to 6:00am
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This week, join the Children’s Museum of the Arts to draw and collage your own city views using natural materials. The collages will then be added together to create a giant mural.

Sunday, May 6, 2012 - 4:00am to 5:00am
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Join us for a free, guided walking tour of the High Line to celebrate the Partners in Preservation Open House Weekend.
Tuesday, May 8, 2012 - 11:30am to 12:30pm
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Learn about the history, design, art, and horticulture of this unique park on one of our weekly free, guided walking tours beginning Tuesday, May 8.

Wednesday, May 9, 2012 - 11:30am to 12:30pm
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Join On the High Line author Annik La Farge and landscape ethicist Rick Darke for an in-depth walking tour of the High Line.
Saturday, May 12, 2012 - 4:00am to 6:00am
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This week, clap your hands, stomp your feet, and sing along to bilingual musical storytelling with El Museo del Barrio.

Wednesday, May 16, 2012 - 11:30am to 12:30pm
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Join Matthew Johnson, Senior Associate at Diller Scofidio + Renfro, for a walking tour of the High Line and get a behind-the-scenes look at the park’s unique design.

Thursday, May 17, 2012 - 11:30am to 12:30pm
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Re-staging an artwork that was originally performed in 1978, artist Channa Horwitz directs eight vocalists in reading from 25-foot-long scripts to the reckless beat of a metronome.

Saturday, May 19, 2012 - 4:00am to 6:00am
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This week, kids can join Whitney Family Programs to create their own architectural drawings and learn about the Whitney Museum’s new building project next to the High Line.

Wednesday, May 23, 2012 - 11:30am to 12:30pm
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Go back in time on a walking tour that explores the role the High Line played in feeding New York.

Wednesday, May 23, 2012 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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Legendary artist and dancer Simone Forti (b. 1935) talks about her experimental dance practice in anticipation of Huddle, her performance on the High Line on Thursday, May 24.

Thursday, May 24, 2012 - 11:00am to 12:30pm
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In Simone Forti’s experimental dance, which was originally performed in 1961, dancers begin by tightly hugging each other with their knees bent to form a huddle.

Wednesday, May 30, 2012 - 11:30am to 12:30pm
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Take a walking tour with Cecilia Alemani, the Donald R. Mullen Jr. Curator & Director of High Line Art, and get a behind-the-scenes look at the new art commissions.