1. Taste the focaccia col formaggio (the stracchino-stuffed focaccia from the town of Recco, on the Italian Riviera) at Bread Tribeca, 301 Church Street (Walker Street). [via New York Times]
2. Soup dumplings at Joe’s Ginger Restaurant, the new Joe's Shanghai offshoot, located at 113 Mott Street. [via New York Magazine]
3. Prix-fixe TV Dinners at Le Zinc, 139 Duane Street (between West Broadway and Church), July 30.
4. See "Gotham Fish Tales," a documentary about New York City fish and the men and women who try to hook 'em, screened outdoors at Pier 26 by The River Project on July 31, 7:30 p.m. [via New Yorker]
5. The world's largest picnic is planned for Sunday, August 3, from 12:00 until 2:00 p.m. at Bryant Park. [via Walker New York: Eats]