Brooklyn- State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C, 22nd District) is today announcing that the Metropolitan Transit Authority has scheduled the Metro Card Van to visit his Bay Ridge District Office, located at 7408-5th Avenue, on Monday, February 6, 2012 from 1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.
The Metro Card Bus will enable the local residents to take care of all their Metro Card business at the Metro Card Bus, whether it's applying for or refilling a Reduced-Fare Metro Card, buying or refilling a regular Metro Card, or asking a MetroCard-related question. Senator Golden assures residents that they will receive prompt and attentive service.
For more information, please contact Senator Golden’s community office at (718) 238-6044
In honor of National Birth Defects Prevention Month, we will discuss some nutrition guidelines to follow during pregnancy in order to promote healthy birth. This includes which foods to avoid, which foods to increase consumption and how to deal with some of the most common side effects experienced during pregnancy. This workshop is free.
Event will take place at Brooklyn Women's Services an affiliate of Maimonides Medical Center, located at 9201 Fourth Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11209. For more information or to register please call (718) 748-1234 or visit www.bwsnyc.com.
Join the District 21 Community Education Council for a Town Hall Meeting with Chancellor Dennis Walcott January 11, 2012 6:00 PM P.S. 216 Arturo Toscanini, 350 Avenue X Brooklyn, NY 11223 The Chancellor will discuss student achievement, school finances, and our City’s educational goals and priorities. There will be an opportunity for questions from the public. Interpretation services will be available.
Bring your holiday tree to a designated city park to be recycled into mulch that will nourish plantings across the city!
Join the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation, the New York City Department of Sanitation, and GreeNYC to recycle your Christmas trees into wood chips. These wood chips are used to nourish trees and plants on streets and gardens citywide. Or, take home your very own bag of mulch to use in your backyard or to make a winter bed for a street tree.
Last year, close to 17,000 Christmas trees citywide were recycled. Please help us top this number!
NYC Clothing Bank is looking for donations of cash, toys, winter wear, other gifts, and food. They are also looking for some volunteer elves to help prepare, decorate, and wrap. Please RSVP to Anita Burns at email@example.com or 718-938-5619.
Due to the weather, tonight's Christmas Tree Lighting has been rescheduled until Tuesday, Dec. 13, 6:30 p.m., McKinley Park. Hope to see you next week and if you can, please consider bringing a toy to donate to Toys for Tots.