copyrights & wrongs
Learn about intellectual property, electronic rights & more; New School, 66 W. 12th St. (betw. 5th & 6th Aves.), 212-229-5690; 5, $10.
Learn which fork to use plus get your handwriting analyzed at this 2-day fair; Rockefeller Center, 59 W. 49th St. (betw. 5th & 6th Aves.), 212-537-8064; 10-6, call for price.
Laurel Rimmer offers tips & advice on home gardening; Wave Hill, 675 W. 252nd St. (Indep. Ave.), Bronx, 718-549-3200; 6:30, free [through 8/30].
HEALTH ISSUES ANONYMOUS
Twelve-step group for those living with a health concern; St. Luke's Roosevelt Center, 324 W. 108th St., #305 (betw. B'way & Riverside Dr.), 212-362-7214; 5:30-7.
New York Marxist School's 22nd Annual Intensive Summer School
Discussions, lectures, etc., all week long; Brecht Forum, 122 W. 27th St. (betw. 6th & 7th Aves.), RSVP 212-242-4201 for full schedule, times & prices.
reiki community circle
Ancient energy balancing which claims to reduce stress; Sol Goldman YM-YWHA, 344 E. 14th St. (betw. 1st & 2nd Aves.), 212-780-0800; 6:30, free.
Gardens stay open late in summer. Seasonal events incl. gardening programs with Laurel Rimmer, world nature music, movement workshops (tai chi) & landscape improv (writing & sketching); Wave Hill, W. 249th St. (Independence Ave.), 718-549-3200 for times & prices.
an american grand tour
Lecture series on classical tradition highlights four cities concludes this week with Mr. Norman Askins & Classicism in New York; Sotheby's Institute of Art, 1334 York Ave. (72nd St.), 212-894-1111; 6, $25.
THE VERY, VERY RICH
Who are they & how can you join their ranks? Steve Mariotti offers tips; Learning Annex, 212-371-0280, ext. 5029 for location; 6:30, $29-$49.
ELECTRONIC MUSIC: MEET THE MAKERS
Electronic inventors Bob Moog, Don Buchla & others host show & tell/panel on electronic instruments incl. Clavivox demonstration by Dave Amels; Stanley Kaplan Penthouse, 165 W. 65th St., 10th fl. (B'way), 212-875-5299; 5:30-8:30, free.
MY prez: the first lady
Chris Peterson leads discussion on lack of female presidential candidates; Bluestockings, 172 Allen St. (betw. Stanton & Rivington Sts.), 212-777-6028; 7, free.
STOOP POETRY WORKSHOP
Serious scribers bring 10 copies of your work to Tribes Gallery, 285 E. 3rd St. (betw. Aves. C & D), 212-674-3778; 7:30-9:30, $3 contrib.
creating multiple streams of income
Author of Nothing Down & Creating Wealth, Robert G. Allen gives advise on home-based businesses; Learning Annex, 212-371-8006 for location; 10, $29-$49.
Learn the herringbone stitch & its many applications; YMCA-NYC, 610 Lexington Ave. (53rd St.), RSVP 212-735-9722; 10, $85-$100.
tribal soundz Classes
"Dances of the Voice," Sat. at 2; "Bellydancing Classes," Mon. at 6; "Dumbek Classes," Tues. at 6; Tribal Soundz, 340 E. 6th St. (betw. 1st & 2nd Aves.), 212-673-5992 for more info.
Learn Kiersy & Jung techniques to pigeon hole the right job for you; 92nd St. Y, 1395 Lexington Ave. (92nd St.), 212-996-1100; 1, $35.
NEw York Theater workshop
"Community Day" w/free food, entertainment & discussion groups; 79 E. 4th St. (betw. 2nd Ave. & Bowery), 212-780-9037; 11:30, free.
the role of NATO Forces Within the kfor occupation
Hear Prof. Lituchy of Kingsborough College speak on war crimes against civilians; Brecht Forum, 122 W. 27th St. (betw. 6th & 7th Aves.), 212-242-4201; 3-4, free.
Arnold Jay Smith's weekly lecture series feat. guest performers/speakers?concludes this week with Diedre Murray; New School, 66 W. 12th St. (betw. 5th & 6th Aves.), 212-229-5690; 7:45, $20.