Pearls Picks for the Week



Every Wednesday (or sometimes Thursday) Pearl sends her fabulous picks of the week featuring a unique round-up of ideas with a dash of commentary and local color.

Recent Newsletters:

27 days till spring, phone break-up, athletes and activism, African Arts Festival – Pearl’s Picks for 2/22- 2/28

Gorillas & basketball, blind spots & Blindspots, TED & #metoo – Pearl’s Picks for 2/1- 2/7

Stop-Doing Lists, Improvisations, The Other America and Cheesy Things – Pearl’s Picks for 1/18- 1/24

Time’s Up, sexy lamps, find your voice & yiddish swing time – Pearl’s Picks for 1/11- 1/17

Willpower, resolutions, a winter residency and one of the worst movies ever made. – Pearl’s Picks for 1/4- 1/10

Interstellar Space, yoga & beer, Draw-A-Thon and prescribing nature… – Pearl’s Picks for 10/18- 10/19

Eye contact, a salacious salon and cupcakes… – Pearl’s Picks for 10/12- 10/18

The shape of stories, a dance marathon, Little Apple Follies, a film festival and more… – Pearl’s Picks for 10/5- 10/11

First People, Borders and Divisions, Aging Parents, Sound meets Science and more… – Pearl’s Picks for 9/28 – 10/4

Human Castles, Cooperation, (H)afrocentric & Hasidic, Opera & Circus – Pearl’s Picks for 9/21 – 9/27

Slug Slime, Weed Dating and What You Don’t Know… – Pearl’s Picks for 9/14 – 9/20

Flamenco, John Cleese, Hamlet and Listen to Trees – Pearl’s Picks for 9/7 – 9/14

Despacito is Over, Meet Josh Radnor and Tacos for Truth – Pearl’s Picks for 8/31 – 9/6

When People Happen to Things: Art & Nature, Camping & Dancing – Pearl’s Picks for 8/24 – 8/30

Illusions, Entering Deep Space, Around the Campfire and yes, “You Are The Product.”… Pearl’s Picks for 8/16 – 8/23

The POMODORO technique, a jazz & gypsy house concert, your inner archaeologist and about being skeptical… Pearl’s Picks for 8/10 – 8/16

Shakespeare, sexy fruit salad, a superhero pub run and Kurt Cobain’s ashes …Pearl’s Picks for 7/13 – 7/19

Make your summer seem longer, an artful procession, full moon on the lake and more …Pearl’s Picks for 7/6 – 7/12

Unplug yourself, fireworks everywhere, swamps and storytelling in the courtroom…Pearl’s Picks for 6/29 – 7/5

Epic Ithacans, Indie Mambo, Going Bananas and more…Pearl’s Picks for 6/22 – 6/28

Wonder Woman, Harlem Dance Parties, Lake Sampling and more…: Pearl’s Picks for 6/15 – 6/21

Birthday Parties, Solitude over Toilet Paper and other Summer Ideas: Pearl’s Picks for 6/8 – 6/14

First Kisses, Shiny Gemstones and Keys in the Fridge: Pearl’s Picks for 6/1 – 6/7

Beginner, Amateurs and Professionals:  Pearl’s Picks for 5/25 – 5/31

Forest bath, Biophilia and Other Questions We Ask:  Pearl’s Picks for 5/18 – 5/24

Methane Lakes, Mental States and Sexy Lampshades:  Pearl’s Picks for 5/11 – 5/17

An Iconic Concert, Mysteries and the Habits of Thought:  Pearl’s Picks for 5/4 – 5/11

A Fancy Gala & Old Growth Forests:  Pearl’s Picks for 4/27 – 5/03