Seen & Heard: A New Outpost of Fika

••• Fika‘s rapid expansion continues with a new café at 52 Duane (off Foley Square).

courtesy Fika Duane Street••• From Rosemary at Tribeca CSA: “We offer full 20-week veggie shares from La Baraja Farm in Goshen, N.Y., for $460 and 10-week half shares for $250. Our fruit is from Wilklow Orchards in Highland, N.Y. (20 weeks for $180). Pick-ups begin in June, every Tuesday 3-6 p.m. outside Washington Market Park.”

Tribeca CSA strawberries••• “Any idea what Nike has going on at the old Voce Di space at 45 Grand?” commented Kay. “The signs say by appointment only but the (rude) girl at the door says no appointments.” No one at Nike has every given me the time of day when I’ve asked questions about the tented events they’ve done at Canal and Varick, so I’m not thinking it’s worthwhile to try and ask. I imagine it’ll come out in time. Unless you know….

••• MFA students at New York Academy of Art is opening their studios to the public Friday, April 24, 6-9 p.m. (free).

••• Press release: “BMCC Tribeca Performing Arts Center presents The Musical Adventures of Flat Stanley, Saturday, May 16, at 1:30 p.m.Tickets.


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  1. Enough with Nike already. ‘Sick of them using NYC as a giant billboard. That outdoor basketball court was wack.

    Boycott them for employing sweatshop labor.