Bronx Marshals and Volunteers needed: The 22nd Annual
Tour de Bronx will take place on Sunday, October 23rd.
For general participation
register here... Marshals can apply click here... Volunteers are
for set up and breakdown. Interested?
Must send email
ASPCA Adoption Event on October 23, 2016,
12:00 PM-4:00 PM. At Turtle Cove, The
ASPCA Mobile Adoption Center will have
cats and kittens available for adoption at Turtle Cove
Golf Center, 1 City Island Road, City Island, Bronx, NY.
Come meet New York City's shelter animals looking for loving
homes just like yours! Every pet comes spayed or neutered
with up to date vaccines and a microchip.
Borinqueneers MCNY Masquerade Fundraiser on October 29, 2016,
6:00 PM-10:00 PM. At 1040 Grand Concourse. Get your
mask ready to indulge in a night of sensuality. Join us on
our first Fundraiser with a portion of the proceeds to go to
Safe Horizon (Domestic Violence Victims). Sit back and listen
to the erotic sounds of the Tantalizing Angels poetry that
promise to send you into a world of fantasy. There will be
music, dancing, food, drinks, vendors, poetry and much more.
You served our country!
We serve you!
Veterans Assistance Project (VAP) and the Elderlaw Project (ELP)
at the City Bar Justice Center (the not-for-profit
section of the New York City Bar Association) has recently
initiated wills clinics for Veterans. The program
provides free estate planning assistance for eligible
Veterans. The next clinic is scheduled for Wednesday,
November 9, 2016 at 2:00p.m. in midtown Manhattan.
Hire a Hero Initiative.
November 17th, Empire City Casino will co-host a
Veterans Job Fair.
In an effort to encourage hiring employers of all
sizes to participate, and further support our job-seeking
military veterans, Empire City will subsidize the
cost of the fair so that participation is free for all
employers and attendees. Employers may apply for a space,
and veterans can pre-register to attend
also see the
Bronx Vet Center Parks & Recreation Activities
Please see the
flyer here... for up and coming events from spin
classes, tai chi and art class for veterans. These
activities will be hosted at St James Recreation Center
2530 Jerome Ave, Bronx, NY 10468, start date: November 15th
2016. For further information please contact Laura
Alvarez at (718) 367-365
Friends...Your Neighbors...You can HELP! NOVEMBER 8th
IS ALMOST HERE!
youth empowerment event called Gear Up For The Future,
sponsored by the Morris Heights Health Center, in
partnership with Affinity Health Plan, that is scheduled for
Saturday, October 22, 2016 at Bronx Community
College (BCC), located at 2155 University Avenue, Bronx,
NY 10453. The free event for young adults (ages 16 to 21)
and their families looks to cultivate learning and inspire
young minds in the Bronx community to “Gear-Up for the
and Farm Halloween Tour on Saturday October 29
| $30. Celebrate the season.
Bring your kids in costume. We will first visit the
community garden in the Bronx, Bissel Gardens. Lunch
served along the Hutchinson River in Co-op City's new
community garden, Rivers Run. Finally, we'll visit the
Avenue Community Garden to decorate pumpkins.
Conversation on Wednesday October 26th 9AM-12PM.
In the Bronx. Topic Building and Sustaining
Communities see the
Housing and Development is
HOUSING INSPECTORS October 2016 see the
announcement flyer for contact
Batali's Kitchen Gardens at NYBG: In the Ruth Rea
Howell Family Garden. 1:30 p.m.–6:00 p.m. Garden beds
are filled with plants featured in the favorite recipes of
the chefs from Mario Batali’s restaurants. Kids can
explore the gardens to solve Mario’s Menu Mystery. Now
through November 1st, 2016. Included with All-Garden
Pass admission get your tickets
First Annual Trunk or Treat on October 31, 2016.
4:00 PM-8:00 PM. At Turtle Cove, 1 CITY ISLAND RD,
Bronx NY. Bring your car and kids to Turtle Cove Golf Center
Parking Lot on Halloween, 10/31/16. Park your car, open
your decorated trunk, sit and relax while your child trick
or treats from car to car while you give out candy to the
other trick or treaters. Sign up early! $5 per spot
includes 1 free round of adult mini golf. All kids must
come in costume and all trunks must be decorated. Sign
up at the Cafe and see
Bronx Restaurant Week 2016: From November 7 - 8.
For a list of participating restaurants offering great
discounts and awesome meals, visit
(U) Gabelli School of Business Dean's List Mass and
Ceremony. The Gabelli School of Business Dean’s List
Mass and Ceremony will honor students for their academic
excellence during the Fall 2015-Spring 2016 academic year.
The ceremony will take place at Fordham Prep on
Sunday, October 23, 2016. Register
Bronx Zoo: Brew at the Zoo on October 29, 2016,
7:00 PM-11:00 PM at 2300 Southern Blvd, Bronx NY 10460. On
Saturday October 29th, they are opening the Bronx Zoo
for an ultimate after-hours, Halloween themed beer
festival… and costumes are highly encouraged!! *Try
unlimited samples of over 100 beers *Purchase and enjoy
delicious food from a variety of local food trucks *Live
music provided by Backseat Love Affair *splurge for a VIP
ticket and enjoy exclusive access to the DJ’d Glow in the
Dark party, as well as the Flamingo Overlook lounge
presented by Scratch Academy. There, you will sample premium
beer selections not available to the general admission and
light snacks visit the webpage here