A lot happens in the Village. Get involved and discuss local issues by attending a public forum or community meeting. The Village Alliance has put together a digest of meetings on a variety of topics coming up in June.
Take Charge of Your Health Today! Community Health Forum
6/14 from 9:30am-12pm (238 Thompson Street, 5th floor)
NYU's Office of Civic Engagement is engaging you with this event featuring a panel of expert health professionals moderated by Dr. Max Gomez (CBS Emmy award-winning TV medical reporter). Complimentary refreshments and health information will be provided! Call (212) 992-7323 to RSVP. This event is free and open to the public.
Community Board 3's Parks, Recreation, Cultural Affairs, & Waterfront Committee Meeting
6/14 @ 6:30pm (BRC Senior Services Center at 30 Delancey Street)
Haven't heard of the Lowline? Don't miss their community presentation. Also, be one of the first to see a proposal for a public art project by artist Mary Mattingly entitled FLOCK HOUSE (pictured below) and see the Coleman Park skate board design. This event is free and open to the public.
Bolstering Immigrant and Minority Entrepreneurs in Manhattan
6/21 from 8:30am-10:00pm (41 Cooper Square, Fredrick P. Rose Auditorium)
Join the discussion about the catalytic role of immigrant and minority entrepreneurs in Manhattan, the challenges they face and how to better to support them. Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer is slated to speak, and a light breakfast will be served. Attendance is free but space limited. RSVP by calling (212) 479-3319 or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org!
Community Board 2's Parks, Recreation, and Open Space Committee
6/27 @ 6:30pm (208 W 13th St, Room #301)
Get a sneak peak at the plans for the forthcoming AIDS memorial (pictured below) slated for installation near the former St. Vincent's Hospital. This event is free and open to the public.