Back in the Bronx Featuring Jerome Charyn on
23, 2016, 12:00 PM-01:30 PM. The Bronx Museum
Arts, 1040 Grand Concourse Bronx, New York 10456.
them during their Back in the Bronx series when author
Jerome Charyn will read from his anthology Bitter Bronx,
sharing personal anecdotes about his experiences in The
Bronx as well as signing copies of the book. Lunch by David
Greco’s Arthur Avenue Caterers is included with non-member
ticket purchase. Free admission for Bronx Museum members;
$10 for non-members. If you are a Bronx Museum member,
or would like to become a member, please email
email@example.com to reserve your ticket.
ever Throggs Neck
Week will be held Monday, January 18 -
January 24, 2016. The week long event,
coordinated by the Throggs Neck Merchant Association, will
allow diners in the Throggs Neck community as well as those
throughout the city, the opportunity to
diverse food fare in our neighborhood.
Click here for
participating venues and prices...
Week, February 1 - 5, Get a
on a 3-course lunch or dinner at 300
restaurants during NYC Restaurant Week, not on
on February 29, 2016 NYC. Sample 200
kosher wines and
food at the Kosher Food & Wine
Chelsea Piers (Pier 60) and on an
adjacent yacht with a
band for ages 21+. Details here...
Organization Seeking Spanish Speaking
team at LIFT is officially back open for
member service and
they are looking forward to starting off the
serving our Bronx families! To ensure that we are providing
the highest quality service for our community members,
they are looking to recruit more Spanish speaking advocate
volunteers to work directly with our Bronx based community
members. It’s such a wonderful testament to have support
come from within our community. No phone calls, please. For Requirements and
For food-related events,
Wine Tasting: Treat Your Sweet! Sunday, February 14,
2016 - 2:00PM-4:00PM Wave Hill House Bronx ,
Perkins Vsitor Center. There are few foods people feel as
passionate about as they do about chocolate. Martin Zang
of John and Kira’s Chocolates, Philadelphia’s premier
gourmet chocolate maker, hosts a delicious tasting adventure
with a variety of chocolates and wines specially selected to
complement each other. During the tasting, Zang reveals how
fresh garden herbs and honey are used in the company's
recipes and how the origin of the cocoa beans affects the
taste of the finished chocolates. Registration required.
Valentine’s Day Featuring an Aphrodisiac Menu at Hudson
Garden Grill NYBG: on February 14, 2016. Purchase
an All-Garden Pass and explore the tropical Enid A. Haupt
Conservatory, with special extended hours until 7 p.m.
Throughout the afternoon, enjoy interludes of music and
expert-led chocolate mini-seminars. Then make a
reservation and enjoy a special prix fixe menu created by
Executive Chef Julian Alonzo in the Hudson Garden Grill,
featuring the flavors of famed aphrodisiacs before or after
your visit to the Conservatory. See the webpage for this
Valentines Foodie event at NYBG
New Bronx City
and Essentials 608 team up to bring you the Hip Hop Business
Expo on February 27th from 10 a.m - 6 pm. These
new ways to be doing business in the hip hop industry will
be featured at 608 Fordham Road in the heart of the Bronx
and the "birthplace of hip hop." Contact:
Jennifer Alvarez, Creative Director for New Bronx City,
Winter Wonder: Exhibition at Poe Park Visitor Center
(in Poe Park), Bronx. 8:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m. This season's
event features works from emerging and established artists
from the Bronx and will repeats every week on Tuesday,
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday through February
27th. Information here...
Firecrackers & Culture, On February 8, 2016 (11
a.m.), New Year Firecracker Ceremony & Cultural Festival
includes 600,000 firecrackers to scare away evil spirits and
a festival with dancers, singers, and food vendors at
Sara Roosevelt Park. Free.
A Transition Assistance Program, is a Free,
Service to Military, Veterans and Retirees.
evaluates your civilian-life goals, and
directs you to the Network
Providers who can help you reach them. Submit your documents
the first time you enter the network, and you will never
have to show them again.
Help a Stranger Have a Meal Today.