Weekly Calendar – September 30th to November 7th

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  • Biggest Tag Sale Ever puts out the call for volunteers!!
    Get Organized New York needs 2,500 volunteers to help out with the biggest Tag Sale ever in New York City’s Central Park. Volunteer opportunities exist both leading up to and over the weekend of the Tag Sale.
  • All proceeds go to the Fund for Public Schools. Call 1-866-4-DECLUTTER
    When: Friday, October 15th through Sunday, October 17th
    Where: Central Park
  • Al Oliver & Sons Piano
    Up to 50% off on new and pre-owned pianos
    When: Friday-Sunday, 10/3
    Where: Cos Cob & Westport Store (800.7.oliver)
  • DDC
    DS-169 sleeper sofa sale – was $4,940, now $3,500
    When: through 10/12
    Where: DDC 181 Madison Avenue @ 34th street (212.685.9200)
  • The Metropolitan Museum of Art Store
    50% off decorative arts, stationery, and more.
    When: 9/30-10/31 .
    Where: 800-662-3397 (call for store locations)

  • Kartell
    Home furnishings from Philippe Starck, Piero Lissoni, Ron Arad
    10% to 50% off.
    When: Through 10/11
    Where: 39 Greene St. (212.966.6665)
  • The Conran Shop
    20% off upholstered sofas and armchairs
    When: 9/18–10/3
    Where: 407 E. 59th St., 212-755-9079.
  • Restoration Hardware
    Fall Lighting Sale: @20% off on most lighting
    When: through 10/24
    Where: 935 Broadway, at 22nd St.
  • Omnia
    Architectural and decorative hardware is reduced by 40%
    When: 9/9–10/8
    Where: Gracious Home, 1220 Third Ave., at 70th St. and 1992 Broadway, at 67th St.

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  • Massimo Catalani:  My Urbanity
    The most recent work of artist Massimo Catalani, My Urbanity, in his second New York show.  His art is a unique exploration of context and history and his materials create a two-dimensional comment on his subject matter.
    When: 9/23 – 10/21
    Where: qui New York, 601 West 26 th Street, suite 1507

  • NeoCon ® East
    Mideastern conference celebrating the interior design, architectural and facilities management industries of the Mid-Atlantic region. In full support of the mantra “good design is good business.”
    When: 10/6 – 10/7
    Where: Baltimore Convention Center, MD
  • Tunnel Visions: Subway Photos 1904–1908
    Underground All Over Town: Prints from the Collection of David and Reba Williams: In recognition of the New York City Subway Centennial, the New-York Historical society is presenting Tunnel Vision, a collection of photographs of stations, tunnels, and workmen dating back to the beginning of subway construction, along with Underground All Over Town, an exhibition of subway-related artwork from various New York printmakers.
    When: Through 10/7
    Where: New-York Historical Society, 2 W. 77th St., New York. (212) 873-3400. http://www.nyhistory.org
  • Andy Goldsworthy on the Roof
    No, this is not news and it will be up until October 31st, but he’s our hero. Part of loving your NYC apartment is loving NYC. And what’s not to love about standing on the roof of the Met in the summertime taking in a work by Goldsworthy? Priceless.
  • Solos: FutureShack
    May 14 – October 10, 2004
    The architectural prototype FutureShack, designed by Australian architect Sean Godsell, will be constructed in the Arthur Ross Terrace and Garden as part of the summer Solos series.
    Cooper Hewitt Museum, 5th Ave. at 91st St.