Events

Jun
6
Wed
SciCafe Cocktails and Conversations: Primate Palate @ American Museum of Natural History
Jun 6 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Monthly SciCafe continues on Wednesday, March 7 at the AMNH

Free admission| Doors 6:30| Program 7 pm | Cash bar, ages 21+

Primate Palate: Orangutans, Obesity, and Human Evolution

How can studying what orangutans eat help us better understand the obesity epidemic in humans? Dr. Erin Vogel shares her research on wild orangutans in the tropical forests of Sumatra and Borneo, illuminating how the diet, behavior and metabolism of our primate cousins can provide insights into the human condition. Vogel explorers how orangutans are uniquely adapted for survival in Borneo’s forest, and how tis relates to human evolution.

Jun
8
Fri
World Oceans Day
Jun 8 all-day

WCFF is planning film screenings and panel discussions to celebrate the 26th annual World Oceans Day. More information TBA

Jun
21
Thu
Summer Solstice Celebration @ Tavern on the Green
Jun 21 @ 5:30 pm – 10:00 pm

An annual celebration of the Summer Solstice. Join like minded people for networking and stimulating conversation at the main bar in the courtyard of one of Manhattan’s most iconic, landmark restaurants to celebrate the longest day of the year. No cover, cash bar. RSVP in advance: info@wcff.org

Jul
12
Thu
LBI Film Screening & Panel Discussion @ Long Beach Island Foundation of the Arts and Sciences
Jul 12 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

WCFF and the Long Beach Island Foundation for the Arts and Sciences (LBIF), located on LBI, New Jersey will partner for a summer, fall series of film screening and panel discussions. The dates are: Thursday, July 12th, Wednesday August 15th, Thursday September 13th and Thursday, October 11th.

A reception will follow each screening and discussion with refreshments and vendors.

List of films and speakers for each event will be listed shortly.

Aug
15
Wed
LBI Film Screening & Panel Discussion @ Long Beach Island Foundation of the Arts and Sciences
Aug 15 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

WCFF and the Long Beach Island Foundation for the Arts and Sciences (LBIF), located on LBI, New Jersey will partner for a summer, fall series of film screening and panel discussions. The dates are: Thursday, July 12th, Wednesday August 15th, Thursday September 13th and Thursday, October 11th.

A reception will follow each screening and discussion with refreshments and vendors.

List of films and speakers for each event will be listed shortly.

Sep
13
Thu
LBI Film Screening & Panel Discussion @ Long Beach Island Foundation of the Arts and Sciences
Sep 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

WCFF and the Long Beach Island Foundation for the Arts and Sciences (LBIF), located on LBI, New Jersey will partner for a summer, fall series of film screening and panel discussions. The dates are: Thursday, July 12th, Wednesday August 15th, Thursday September 13th and Thursday, October 11th.

A reception will follow each screening and discussion with refreshments and vendors.

List of films and speakers for each event will be listed shortly.

Oct
11
Thu
LBI Film Screening & Panel Discussion @ Long Beach Island Foundation of the Arts and Sciences
Oct 11 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

WCFF and the Long Beach Island Foundation for the Arts and Sciences (LBIF), located on LBI, New Jersey will partner for a summer, fall series of film screening and panel discussions. The dates are: Thursday, July 12th, Wednesday August 15th, Thursday September 13th and Thursday, October 11th.

A reception will follow each screening and discussion with refreshments and vendors.

List of films and speakers for each event will be listed shortly.

Oct
18
Thu
Wildlife Conservation Film Festival 2018 @ Cinema Village Theater
Oct 18 – Oct 28 all-day

The Wildlife Conservation Film Festival (WCFF) is the first and only film festival dedicated to Inform, Engage and Inspire the protection of wildlife and global biodiversity.

Join us in 2018 to celebrate our eight year anniversary. Over 100 documentary films will be screened, representing over 40 nations, many world premieres. Film producers and scientists in attendance from over 25 countries. For more information, schedule of films and speakers visit: www.WCFF.org

Film Festival pass is for all 28 film screenings at the Cinema Village Theater, October 19-25 and the Virtual Reality Experience on October 26. panel discussions, receptions, Q&A. Savings of over $250 if purchased separately.

Tickets for the each of the 28 separate screenings will be available for purchase in July.

** Films & speakers subject to change, prior to and during film festival

Opening Reception
Oct 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Oct
19
Fri
Film Screenings @ Cinema Village
Oct 19 @ 10:57 pm – Oct 25 @ 11:57 pm