The mission of organizations residing in the Bohemian National Hall is the promotion of Czech culture,

business and traditions as well as the building of a cultural and social dialog between the Czech and American public. The Czech Center New York, Consulate General of the Czech Republic, Bohemian Benevolent and Literary Association and Restaurant “BKB” are all located in the Bohemian National Hall which functions as a lively multi-functional center open to all people interested in the Czech Republic.

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TODAY: Vaclav Havel: Politics and Conscience

exhibition

September 19, 2016 - September 30, 2016,

[3rd Floor] An exhibition of twenty-six panels with statements by late former president Vaclav Havel, complemented by photographs related both to Havel and contemporary events, underline the...
Organized by: Institute for the Study of Totalitarian Regimes, the Vaclav Havel Library, Czech Centers
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TODAY: Apparatus for a Utopian Image

art exhibition

September 21, 2016 - October 21, 2016,

[2nd Floor] Apparatus for a Utopian Image is no ordinary exhibition. It is a game played between two cities, Prague and New York. The purpose of this game is to investigate how we orient ourselves in...
Organized by: Czech Center NY
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TODAY: Exercise With Us, Prevent Back Pain

fitness

September 26, 2016, 6:00-7:30 PM

[3rd Floor] A one hour introductory exercise class with elastic cords lead by Kamil Horejs. A proven method called Spiral Spine Stabilization as used by athletes and patients in rehabilitation after...
Organized by: Kamil Horejs, BBLA
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Qualia -Transcendence

art exhibition

September 27, 2016 - October 27, 2016,

Artists Ximena Garnica and Shige Moriya confront identity and selfhood In an exhibition commemorating Vaclav Havel’s 80th Birthday. Qualia - Transcendence is a new installation by New York based...
Organized by: Czech Center NY
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The Relevance of Vaclav Havel’s Legacy in Today’s World

panel discussion

September 27, 2016, 7:00 PM

[3rd Floor] To mark the 80th birth anniversary of the late playwright, dissident and former Czech president Vaclav Havel (1936-2011), his colleagues will discuss current political themes Havel would...
Organized by: Consulate General of the Czech Republic in New York, Vaclav Havel Library Foundation, BBLA
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Peter Sis: Flying Man II

exhibition

September 28, 2016 - October 31, 2016,

[3rd Floor] A new tapestry Flying Man II designed by Peter Sis, the renowned Czech-born American artist, will be on view at BBLA Gallery. Woven at Ateliers Pinton in Felletin, France, this work...
Organized by: Art for Amnesty, BBLA Gallery