Past Event

Manhattanville Community Day: Fall 2023

October 21, 2023
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
The Forum at Columbia University, 601 W. 125th St., New York, NY 10027

Welcome Today and Every Day

Join us on the Manhattanville campus on October 21, 2023, for a free fun-filled celebration of community! Immerse yourself in the arts through Lenfest Kids film screenings and art workshops with the Wallach Art Gallery. Indulge in Uptown cuisine from flavorful food samples from local vendors. Explore the workings of the brain with the family during Saturday Science—plus so much more.

We invite our neighbors surrounding Columbia's campuses in Morningside Heights, West Harlem, Harlem, and Washington Heights as well as Columbia affiliates to partake in this day of celebration. 

Schedule of Events

See our full guide to the day's activities at our website.

The Forum (Community Day Entrance)

601 W. 125th St.

Community Tables, Live Music, Moving Screenings, Kids Programming, & Light Refreshments

  • 1:00 - 2:30 p.m.: Bash the Trash – Instrument building workshop, performance, and parade 

Film Screenings in Auditorium

  • 1:00 p.m.: Hocus Pocus, 1993 Dir: Kenny Ortega  runtime: 1 hr. 36 min.
  • 3:00 p.m.: Taking Your Best Shot, Abstrak Vision Production, followed by Q&A with the filmmaker (register here)

Restaurant Crawl

Multiple Locations

Runtime: 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Columbia Business School

645 W. 130th St.

1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.: Stop by for free samples from local vendors! 

Lenfest Center for the Arts

615 W. 129th St.

12:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.: Lenfest Kids: Community Day Double Feature (Katharine Otto-Bernstein Screening Room)

  • 12:00 p.m.: Belle
  • 4:00 p.m.: The Nightmare Before Christmas

Jerome L. Greene Science Center

605 W. 129th St.

1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.:

Wallach Art Gallery

615 W. 129th St. 

  • 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.:  Wallach Kids: Figures and Backgrounds

Contact Information

Columbia Neighbors