Community Events

One-Time Events


Wednesday, July 26, 2017
RSVP Here
We Are DREAM Charter School 
1991 Second Avenue

Art of Survival – Resistance through Art
Comedy sketch, emerging artist exhibit, community panel, and more!
Thursday, July 27, 2017
6 – 8 PM
El Barrio Artspace PS109
215 East 99th Street
Please RSVP to bit.ly/artofsurvival2017 or on Facebook! This event is free

7th Annual Old-Timers Day Reunion on 101st Street – Stickball
Saturday, July 29, 2017 9am-4pm
East 101st Street between Lexington & Park Avenue

Acelets Norseman Stickball Games Reunion – Stickball
Saturday, July 29, 2017 10am-5pm
117th Street between Lexington & Park Avenue

25th Precinct National Night Out
Tuesday, August 1, 2017 4pm-9pm
119th Street between Lexington  & Park Avenue
For more information call 212-860-6526

23rd Precinct National Night Out
Tuesday, August 1, 2017
5pm-9pm
East 106th Street between Lexington & Third Avenue

Movies Under the Stars Series
Hidden Figure
Wednesday, August 2, 2017
Movies begin at dusk
Samuel Seabury Playground
East 95th Street & Lexington Avenue
Contact (212) 360-1430 or accessibility@parks.nyc.gov for more information regarding accessibility. Requests for special accommodations should be made by July 28th

Family Day – Block Party 
Friday, August 4, 2017 10am-2:30pm
East 127th Street between Third & Lexington Avenue

1775 Houses Family Day – Block Party 
Saturday, August 5, 2017 12pm-7pm
107th East 126th Street between Lexington & Park Avenue

DREAM Championship Day – Block Party
Friday, August 11, 2017 10am-3pm
East 101st Street between First & Second Avenue

Ted Smooth Old School Jam – Plaza Event
DJ Ted Smooth created the Old School Jam 11 years ago with a mission to provide a fun and interactive safe haven for local families that can’t afford the luxury of leaving the community for summer vacations. Ted Smooth organizes these monthly jams giving participants the opportunity to enjoy themselves free of charge. The Old School Jam also lends itself as a hands on lesson in Hip Hop education for younger attendees, giving them a chance to interact with DJ’s, MC’s, Artist’s, and Dancers.
Sunday, August 13, 2017
12pm-8pm
125th Street Plaza

Wilson Family Day – Block Party 
Saturday, August 19, 2017 12pm-6pm
East 105th Street between FDR Drive & First Avenue

Old Timers Block Party – Block Party
Saturday, August 19, 2017 12pm-7pm
East 100th Street between First & Second Avenue

130th Street Block Association – Block Party 
Saturday, August 26, 2017 9am-6pm
East 130th Street between Madison & Park Avenue

Street Health Fair – Single Block Festival 
Saturday, August 26, 2017 10am-6pm
East 100th Street between Third & Lexington Avenue

Back to School Education – Block Party 
Saturday, August 26, 2017 11am-5pm
101st Street between Lexington and Park Avenue

ARC Block Party – Block Party 
Saturday, August 26, 2017 11am-6pm
2015 East 128th Street between Madison & Park Avenue

Tuskegee Airmen Depot – Block Party 
Saturday, August 26, 2017 11am-7pm
East 99th Street between Lexington & Park Avenue


Rehoboth Annual Back to School Festival – Religious Event 
Saturday, August 26, 2017 12pm-5pm
East 118th Street between Lexington & Third Avenue

Saturday, August 26, 2017 3pm-6pm
Target
East Harlem Garden (East 117th Street)
FREE! All are welcome
Facebook.com/nysomcommunity for more details

21st Annual Gospel Concert – Block Party 
Saturday, September 9, 2017 1pm-5pm
119th Street between Pleasant & First Avenue

15th Annual Unity in the Community Day – Block Party
Saturday, September 9, 2017 1pm – 7pm
112th Street btwn Lexington & Third Avenue


Mexican Independence Celebration – Block Party 
Friday, September 15, 2017 11am-6pm
East 116th Street between Second & Third Avenue


District 4 Annual Welcome Back to School Festival
Saturday, September 16, 2017 10am -1pm
160 East 120th Street between Lexington & Third Avenue


De Colores – Block Party 
Saturday, September 16, 2017 2pm-7pm
East 104th Street between Lexington & Third Avenue


Ongoing Events

Harvest Home – East Harlem Play Streets
Every Thursday’s through August 31, 2017
10am-2pm
East 104th Street & Third Avenue


Good Moves Exercise Classes – Plaza Event
Every Thursday’s through October 26, 2017
4pm-5pm
125th Street Plaza


UNI Project Mobile Library Classroom – Plaza Event
The UNI Project will bring a portable classroom of books and science activities for children and families to enjoy.
Every Friday’s through October 27, 2017
3pm-6pm
125th Street Plaza


Good Vibes Concert Series – Plaza Event
Every Tuesday’s through October 31, 2017
5pm-6pm
125th Street Plaza


Marcus Garvey Mart MGM (Saturday’s) – Farmers Market 
June 3, 2017 – December 30, 2017 8am-6pm
Madison Avenue between 123rd & 124th Street


Mount Sinai Greenmarket Wednesday’s – Farmers Market 
June 4, 2017 – November 22, 2017 6am-6pm
Madison Avenue – Between East 98th and 99th Street


Metropolitan Market (Friday’s) – Farmers Market
June 9, 2017 – November 17, 2017 7am-6pm
East 99th Street between Second & Third Avenue


PS 57 Youthmarket – Street Event 
Every Wednesday, July 5, 2017 – November 22, 2017 8am-4pm
East 115th Street – Between Third and Lexington Avenue


FFSB Market – Farmers Market
Every Thursday, July 6, 2017 – November 22, 2017 8am-6pm
East 124th Street – Between Madison and Park Avenue


East Harlem Farmer’s Market – Farmers Market
Every Thursday, July 6, 2017 – November 16, 2017, 7am-5pm
East 104th Street – Between Second & Third Avenue


La Marquetta/El Barrio Youthmarket – Single Event Festival 
Thursday & Saturday, July 6, 2017 – November 18, 2017 11am-5pm
East 116th Street – Between Park and Madison Avenue


East River Market (Saturday’s) – Farmers Market
July 9, 2017 – November 18, 2017 9am-3:30pm
First Avenue between 108th & 109th Street


East Harlem National Stickball League – Block Party
Sunday, July 23, 2017 8am-4:30pm
Sunday, August 13, 2017 8am-4:30pm
Sunday, August 20, 2017 8am-4:30pm
Sunday, August 27, 2017 8am-4:30pm
East 109th Street – Between Second & Third Avenue


Santiago Apostal Festival – Street Festival
Friday, July 28, 2017 – Sunday, July 30, 2017, 3pm-8pm
East 109th Street – Between Second & Third Avenue


Jungle Gym 2017: Summer Series – Weekend Walk
Saturday, July 29, 2017 & August 26, 2017 – 11am-3pm
Third Avenue between East 115th – 117th Streets


Carnaval Aguadillano – Street Festival 
Friday, August 4, 2017 – Sunday, August 6, 2017, 10am-10pm
East 116th Street – Between Second & Lexington


Giglio Feast of Saint Antonio – Street Festival 
Thursday, August 10, 2017 – Sunday, August 13, 2017 10am-10pm
Pleasant Avenue – Between East 114th and 116th Street


Julio Morales Fall Stickball Classic – Stickball 
Sunday, September 10th & 24th, 2017 10am-4pm
East 109th Street between Second & Third Avenue


Julio Morales Fall Stickball Classic – Stickball 
Sunday, October 15th, 22nd, 29th, 2017 10am-4pm
East 109th Street between Second & Third Avenue


Julio Morales Fall Stickball Classic – Stickball 
Sunday, November 12, 2017 10am-4pm
East 109th Street between Second & Third 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


Grandparent and Relative Caregiver Support Group Meeting
Regularly meets the first Wednesday of the month from 10:30- 12:30 pm
CEC 4- 2351 First Avenue, Room B-15
For more information: Brandy Orange, (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


Check out 125th Street Branch Library, The New York Public Library (NYPL) Calendar for FREE Computer Classes and Workshops!
125th Street Library
224 East 125th Street


Opportunities

Generation Vote NYC. We’re excited to be working to engage and empower young voters in New York City in the upcoming city elections. We have many volunteer opportunities available for you, so don’t forget to sign up!

Sign up to volunteer now!

Here is a description of different ways you can volunteer:

Voter Registration Drives: Help with registering people to vote at local events.

Candidate Follow Up: Contact candidates to complete our voter guide questionnaire and with answers to young voters’ questions.

Canvassing and Getting Out The Vote (GOTV): Outreach to potential voters in person and on the phone to encourage them to vote this year.

Registration Packet Working Group: Collaborate on finalizing a registration packet for registration drives with important voter information.

Town Halls and Candidate Forums: Help set up town halls and candidate forums that we will be co-sponsoring.


Make a Difference and get PAID! Sign up to be a Poll Worker

866-VOTE-NYC via The Board of Elections in the City of New York #GetInvolved #NYCVotes


Legal and Educational Resources

Tenant Support Specialists Clinic provided by Speaker Mark-Viverito- FREE
First Thursday of every month
10:30- 3 pm
105 East 116th Street
For more information- 212-828-9800


Legal Housing Clinic provided by Councilmember Kallos- FREE
First and third Monday of every month
3- 6 pm
244 East 93rd Street
For more information or to RSVP: 212-860-1950 or RSVP@BenKallos.com


Legal Help for Senior Citizens- FREE 
First Friday of every month
10 am
312 East 109th Street
For more information- Denise at 212-423-9665, ext. 418.


NYCHA Legal Clinics provided by the Urban Justice Center’s Safety Net Project- FREE 
Second Tuesday of every month
10- 1 pm
105 East 116th Street
For more information- 212-828-9800


Legal Benefits Clinics provided by the Urban Justice Center’s Safety Net Project- FREE 
Every Thursday
9- 1 pm
New York Common Pantry
8 East 109th Street
For more information- 646-602-5600.


Monthly Legal Clinic provided by Assemblymember Wright- FREE 
First Thursday of every month
6- 9 pm
Harlem State Office Building
163 West 125th Street, 9th floor
For more information- 212-866-5809 or cmccadden7othad@gmail.com


Civilian Complaint Review Board Community Partners Initiative by NYC Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito
First Thursday of every month
4- 6;30 pm
Council Speaker’s District Office
105 East 116th Street
For more information- 212-828-9800

 

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