October 19, 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Go Fish

Experience the thrill of catch and release fishing. Rods and bait are provided.  All ages welcome. 

10:00 AM- 2:00 PM Fishing11:00 AM- 2:00 PM Art Project


October 17, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Angel Orensanz, A little Retrospective

The exhibition A little Retrospective presents some examples of the most important works of Angel Orensanz, including drawings, photography, metal and fabric sculptures. Three different projects distributed in different locations inside the house.The exhibition consist of three different projects distributed in different rooms inside the house that will be holding the exhibition.

October 2, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Get into the Swing of Fall

Join us for a final summer event to celebrate a successful year and to honor our programming and educational partners


To RSVP, click here

October 8, 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Badfish, A Tribute to Sublime

With special guests Easy Star All-Stars, Collie Buddz, The Cannabis Cup Reggae Band performing the music of Bob Marley and DJ I,Storm

October 4, 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

It's My Park! Day, Featuring "Seining: The River Wild"

Find out what lives in the East River and help clean the shoreline to create a healthy habitat for the variety of species that call it home!

October 17, 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Celebrate Our Growing Park

The Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy invites you to a sneak preview tour and cocktail party

Thursday, October 1, 20096:00-7:00 PM: Tour of the Pier 1 construction site7:00-9:00 PM: Cocktails at The River Café

Please join us and enjoy...

A first look at New York City's next great parkpresented by the Brooklyn Bridge Park Development CorporationMeet at the Pier 1 Gate, Furman and Old Fulton Streets

Followed by cocktails and hors d'oeuvresprovided by Michael O'Keeffe and The River Café1 Water Street, Brooklyn, NY

October 1, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Town Square's Pumpkin Day

Come and pick out your own pumpkin.

Decorate it & take home.  Other arts & crafts & live music too!


$5 Suggested Donation

 (Rain date is the immediately following Saturday)


For more info, contact TSI at 718.609.1090,

October 10, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Small stores key to ’hoods’ health, some tell hearing

Feature article in The Villager

By Albert Amateau

Small, family-owned stores are facing a host of threats in Manhattan, including high rents, national chains overwhelming neighborhoods, oppressive enforcement of city regulations and, of course, the economic downturn.

September 25, 2009

Recording of Senator Squadron's September 23rd community convention follow-up call

On September 23rd, Senator Squadron hosted a conference call to give an update on the goals and priorities outlined at the first-ever 25th District Community Convention  held in March. The discussion focused on buses, subways, MTA funding, and MTA issues, pedestrian safety, street changes, bicycle lanes, traffic control, environmental sustainability, alternative energy and parks and open space.

The call was the first in a series of community convention update calls, all of which are open to the public.

September 24, 2009

Rosenthal/Squadron Bill Ensures Social Services Recipients Receive Critical Sexual Assault Information

New York, NY –Assemblymember Linda B. Rosenthal (D/WF, Manhattan) and State Senator Daniel Squadron announced that yesterday Governor Paterson signed into law a bill (A3378/S4077) requiring local social service districts to inform all people applying for public assistance of their option to receive information on resources for victims of sexual abuse and assault.

September 22, 2009

Squadron Holds Conference Calls to Update Priorities

Feature article in The Lo-Down

State Senator Daniel Squadron, who represents the Lower East Side, has a announced several conference calls to followup with constituents who attended his community convention in the spring. Here's the email he sent out:

September 22, 2009

Planning for Responsible Development in Carroll Gardens

As a resident and a representative of Carroll Gardens, I continue to support a comprehensive, contextual rezoning of the entire community, from the Gowanus Canal to the water. 


September 18, 2009

$15 Million for Transformation of Brooklyn Navy Yard

Feature article in WNYC News

NEW YORK, NY September 16, 2009 —New York State Senate has allocated $15 million to transform part of the Brooklyn Navy Yard into an eco-friendly manufacturing center.

Daniel Squadron, senator of the 25th District that encompasses the industrial park, said the project is a model plan.

September 18, 2009

Senator Squadron's Back-to-School Forum

Please join State Senator Daniel Squadron for a Back to School forum on Tuesday, September 29, 2009.  Come out and talk with Senator Squadron along with parents, educators, and community members about our local schools and to highlight challenges and priorities for the coming school year.  The details for this event are below, and please feel free to forward this e-mail and the attached flier to anyone you think might be interested in attending.

Please RSVP to:, as space may be limited.

September 29, 6:00 PM - 6:00 PM