Breakfast at the Y: bagels, cream cheese, donuts, coffee, orange juice, etc.
9:00-10:30 History of NYC (English 1)
10:30-11:00 Coffee break; mini-translation or memorization exercise
11:00-12:30 NYC and its Poets; NYC and The Contemporary: the poets and sculptors
1:00-2:30 Picnic lunch at the nearby Conservatory Gardens with its early 20th c. public sculptures Where we Are: Trip Prep
2:30-4:00 Visit to the Museum of the City of New York (across street from gardens)
4:30-5:00 Walk through Central Park and down 5th Ave. to the Metropolitan Museum
5:00-6:00 Coffee and New York Impressions at the Met’s Rooftop Café
7:00 Walk (20 min) or bus (10 min) back to the Y
Other evenings, students go out on their own and explore NYC, its cafés, clubs, concerts, theater, happenings, or stay at home at the Y to swim and use the fitness center, attend free Y films, or just talk.