Community Events

One-Time Events

NYC Parks will be holding a community scoping meeting for the capital project to renovate the playground at Thomas Jefferson Park. Help us plan to improve our local park.
Wednesday, February 21 at 6:30pm 
Thomas Jefferson Park Recreation Center
2180 First Avenue (112th Street)
All are welcome to attend
February 28, 2018
10:00 am – 2:00 pm
8 West 126th Street
Professional attire and multiple copies of updated resume are required.

Please RSVP via email at info@parentjobnet.org

Finding Solutions to our Transportation Crisis
Join State Senators Liz Kreuger and Brad Hoylman to discuss the pros and cons of proposed solutions with a panel of transportation experts and advocates.
March 1, 2018
6:00 – 8:00 pm
CUNY Graduate Center, Proshansky Auditorium
365 Fifth Avenue (btwn 34th and 35th Streets)
RSVP at https://tinyurl.com/transportation-crisis or by calling (212) 490-9535.

Denny Farrell Riverbank State Park 21st Annual College Fair
Saturday, March 3, 2018
12:00 pm
679 Riverside Drive
(enter at 145th Street)

The Museum of the City of New York presents Herstory Day
An intergenerational celebration of women’s history in New York City with a focus on archiving, activism and art practices.
Free Family Program – All Ages
Sunday, March 4th
11am-4pm
1220 Fifth Avenue (103rd Street)
Register at mcny.org/families

Minority and Women-Owned Business Enterprises M/WBE Certification Workshop
Training facilitated by NYC Dept. of Small Business Services
Thursday, March 8th
3pm
MTA Second Avenue Subway Community Information Center
69 East 125th Street (Between Park & Madison Avenues)
RSVP to Jackie Tesman at jtesman@unionsettlement.org or 646.672.5047

Ending Violence Against Children
Developing a Roadmap to a Healthy Childhood and Adolescence
March 22-23, 2018
Stern Auditorium at Mount Sinai Hospital
1468 Madison Avenue
Register here.
For additional information contact Judy Vladimir at 212-731-7639 or judy.vladimir@mountsinai.org

Cherry Blossom Festival
Welcome spring with arts and crafts, music, games and a celebration of the Japanese culture
Saturday, April 21, 2018
12-4pm, Fields
Randall’s Island
62 & 63 and the Urban Farm
Saturday, April 21, 2018
8:30am-2pm
MOSAIC Preparatory Academy
141 East 111th Street
(Between Park & Lexington Avenues)
Register online here.
Birding Bonanza
Bird watching, exploration and crafts
Special guests from the Wild Bird Fund will bring live birds and will discuss their work for rehabilitating birds.
Ages 7 and up
Saturday, May 12, 2018
10am-2pm
Randall’s Island
Little Hell Gate Salt Marsh, just south of Icahn Stadium
The Great Randall’s Island Treasure Hunt
Learn how to use a map and compass, and find treasure!
Enjoy a live performance by Arm-of-the-Sea Theater with larger-than-life puppets.
Fun for all ages
Saturday, June 9, 2018
10am-2pm
Randall’s Island – Field 80
Get Hooked!
Catch-and-release fishing, games, arts and crafts, and fun for the whole family!
Saturday, September 29, 2018
11am-2pm
Randall’s Island
Southern Shore, just south of 103rd Street Footbridge
Harvest Festival
A festival to celebrate the Randall’s Island Urban Farm, with pumpkin decorating, live music, games, kite flying, and more!
Sunday, October 14, 2018
12-4pm
Randall’s Island
Fields 62 & 63 and the Urban Farm

Ongoing Events

Randalls Island Park Outdoor Movie Nights

Moana (PG)
Friday, May 25, 8:30pm Field 81

Ferris Bueller’s Day Off (PG 13)
Saturday, June 9, 8:30pm Field 81

Wonder Woman (PG 13)
Friday, June 22, 8:40pm Field 42

Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (PG 13)
Sunday, July 8, 8:40pm Field 81

The LEGO Batman Movie (PG)
Sunday, July 22, 8:30pm Field 42

Coco (PG)
Sunday, August 5, 8:20pm Field 81

Marvel: Guardians of the Galaxy (PG 13)
Sunday, August 19, 8:00pm Field 81

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (PG 13)
Sunday, September 9, 7:20pm Field 42

A project of Harlem Health Advocacy Partners, in partnership with Lenox Hill Neighborhood House and the Clinton Resident Association

Living Well Support Group

“Would you like to learn new coping skills and strategies for a more well body, mind and spirit? Are you open to sharing your experiences and supporting fellow community members? Are you ready to make a change?”
Monday mornings 10-11AM
Running February 5th – March 26th
Clinton Resident Association Office
1485 Park Avenue @ 109th Street
With Questions or to RSVP, please call 646-682-3400

Wellness in Arts/Bienestar en los artes

Join this creative and supportive bilingual art therapy group! This group will explore different art and expressive techniques that help us to build self-care practices, coping skills and mindfulness.
*No prior art experience necessary*

Art Therapy
Tuesday Mornings 10:30AM-12PM
Running February 6th – March 27th
Clinton Community Center
120 E 110th Street
With Questions or to RSVP, please call 646-682-3400

Free Workshops for Parents and Service Providers: Sponsored by Strong Families Studio, A service of the NYC HRA Office of Child Support Services
Winter 2018 Schedule
Tuesdays, 6pm-7:30pm
March 6th: Child Development, Early Intervention for Infants and Toddlers with Disabilities
April 10th: Healthy Relationships, Strong Families
Johnson Community Center
1833 Lexington Avenue (Between 112th & 115th Streets)
For questions email: ocsservants@dfa.state.ny.us or visit nyc.gov/hra/ocss

Legal Clinic for DREAM Families
Free and confidential legal consultation concerning Housing, Benefits, Family, Immigration and more!
Held one Wednesday each month
8:45 am
Through June 13, 2018
DREAM Charter School
Family Engagement Room 154
1991 Second Avenue

Uptown Grand Central Plaza Programs

Fresh Food Box: Wednesdays, 3- 7 pm
Grab a Bite: Thursdays & Fridays, 3- 6pm

GrowNYC Fresh Food Box
Thursdays
3:30- 6:30 pm
East Harlem District Public Health Office
161-169 East 110th Street

GrowNYC Fresh Food Box
Thursday’s
3:30pm-6:30pm
Family Health Center of Harlem
1824 Madison Avenue

Grandparent and Relative Caregiver Support Group Meeting
1st Wednesday of the month
10:30- 12:30 pm
CEC 4- 2351 First Avenue, Room B-15
For more information call Brandy Orange at 212-602-4303

IDNYC Enrollment Site
East Harlem Health Center
Monday- Friday, 9-5 pm
158 East 115th Street, 2nd Floor

The East Harlem Neighborhood Health Action Center
Monday to Friday from 8 AM to 8 PM
Saturdays from 8 AM to 4 PM
158 East 115th Street

Second Avenue Subway Community Information Center
69 East 125th Street (Between Park & Madison Avenue)
SAS 24/7 Hotline: 877-377-7059
212-722-3700
Hours of Operation
Monday & Friday: 9am-5pm
Tuesday & Thursday: 11am-7pm
Wednesday: 8am-4pm

#FreeTaxPrep Many NYers qualify to file their taxes for FREE, but often spend hundreds of dollars to have their taxes prepared.

For more info visit http://nyc.gov/taxprep
Interested in volunteering visit http://nycservice.org

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