Eco-Actions/Eco-Acciónes
May
26
1:00 PM13:00

Eco-Actions/Eco-Acciónes

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Brandon Ballengée

Eco-Actions combine art and science to collectively learn about local species, identify problems affecting local nature and people, and work towards creative solutions to remedy these challenges. The artist will engage the Hunts Point community in making an Urban Eco-Resiliency Portable Lab, a Bronx River Diorama, sampling river species, making portraits of same, and sculptures from collected beach debris...and more! Utilizing public and private parks and shorelands throughout the peninsula to host residents and workers in explorations of the river ways through art and science.

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Spofford/The Peninsula Project Update - Spofford/Actualización sobre el Proyecto de  La Península
Sep
14
6:00 PM18:00

Spofford/The Peninsula Project Update - Spofford/Actualización sobre el Proyecto de La Península

LEARN ABOUT NEW HOUSING AND JOB OPPORTUNITIES Thursday, September 14, 2017 6-8PM HUNTS POINT REC CENTER 765 Manida Street Bronx, NY 10474 Food, Childcare, and Spanish-language translation will be provided.

APRENDA SOBRE NUEVAS OPORTUNIDADES DE VIVIENDA Y EMPLEO. jueves, 14 de septiembre 2017 6-8PM HUNTS POINT REC CENTER 765 Manida Street Bronx, NY 10474 Se proveerán refrigerios, cuidado de niños, y traducciones de ingles-español.

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FOOD FOR THE SOUL 2
Sep
13
4:00 PM16:00

FOOD FOR THE SOUL 2

The South Bronx Community Food Coalition is really excited to invite you to FOOD FOR THE SOUL 2: Roots of Collective Resilience on Saturday, September 23, 2017 at THE POINT CDC.

Saturday, September 23, 2017 RSVP today!

COMIDA PARA EL ALMA 2: Raíces de ResistenciaColectiva Sábado, el 23 de Septiembre, 2017 ¡RSVP hoy!

South Bronx Community Food Coalition (347) 509-7604 info@communityfoodcoalition.org www.communityfoodcoalition.org

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TEEN JOBS
Aug
3
to Sep 10

TEEN JOBS

ACTIVISM • COMMUNITY ORGANIZING • ADVOCACY Looking to gain work experience? Enjoy working in your community? JOIN A.C.T.I.O.N. at THE POINT! A.C.T.I.O.N. (Activists Coming To Inform Our Neighborhoods) is a group of youth community organizers who work with community members in solutions to issues that affect the Hunts Point neighborhood. If your an interested high school student, apply for a spot this fall. Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, from 4:30-7:00PM DEADLINE: TUESDAY, OCTOBER 10, 2017! To apply visit: https://thepoint.org/action 940 Garrison Avenue, Bronx NY 10474 • 718-542-4139

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Housing Connect Seminar
Jul
12
6:00 PM18:00

Housing Connect Seminar

Looking for Affordable Housing in Hunts Point?

Attend a FREE Seminar

Learn about the City’s HOUSING LOTTERY Process

Learn How Credit Affects Your Application & WHAT TO DO

Wednesday, July 12th, 2017

@ 6:00PM

At THE POINT CDC

940 Garrison nAvenue Bronx, NY 10474

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Seminario de Housing Connect
Jul
12
6:00 PM18:00

Seminario de Housing Connect

¿Buscas vivienda asequibles en Hunts Point?

Asiste al Seminario GRATIS

Aprenda sobre el Proceso de LOTERÍA DE LA VIVIENDA de la Ciudad

Aprenda cómo el crédito afecta su aplicación y qué hacer

miércoles 12 de julio de 2017 @ 6:00PM

THE POINT CDC

940 Garrison Avenue Bronx, NY 10474

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THE FUTURE OF SPOFFORD
May
31
6:30 PM18:30

THE FUTURE OF SPOFFORD

An Update and Presentation on Plans for Redeveloping the Spofford Site
Learn about how Spofford will be transformed into new homes, workplaces, 
and a hub for services for our Community!

Una actualización y presentación sobre los planes para la reurbanización de Spofford.
Aprenda sobre cómo Spofford será transformado en nuevos hogares, 
lugares de trabajo, y un centro de servicios para nuestra Comunidad!

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Community Planning Session: Designing a Foodway at Concrete Plant Park
Apr
14
12:30 PM12:30

Community Planning Session: Designing a Foodway at Concrete Plant Park

Share your ideas for Concrete Plant Park and help design a “Foodway” made up of edible plants that the community can learn from and enjoy. The Foodway will also create the opportunity for local programming throughout the summer and fall of 2017. Learn more about the project, share your vision for Concrete Plant Park, and find out how you can get involved. Dinner will be served. Thursday, April 20, 2017 6:30 p.m.–9:00 p.m. THE POINT 940 Garrison Ave. Bronx, NY Children welcome. Spanish translators will be onsite. Please RSVP: concreteplantparkfoodway.splashthat.com For accessibility information, contact Angela Tovar by April 17 at (718) 542-4139 or atovar@thepoint.org.

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SOCIAL JUSTICE ZINE DESIGN WORKSHOP
Apr
6
6:30 PM18:30

SOCIAL JUSTICE ZINE DESIGN WORKSHOP

Zine-Making Workshop With Misra Walker On April 6, 2017 6:30-8:30PM FREE. As part as "Mi Casa es Mi Casa" Exhibition at THE POINT CDC 940 Garrison Ave, Bronx, NY 10474 RVSP to adelfin@thepoint.org call for more info at 718 542 4139 x1555

Feed your creativity and make your own Zine about social justice issues! This workshop will focus on zines as a tool for advocacy, and the craftsmanship behind zine making. Zines are a great inexpensive and accessible way to explore issues and shared with the community at large. We will discuss social inequalities that affect communities of color, follow by a series of prompts, guidance and tips to encourage self expression, while exploring visual and typographical ways to articulate these ideas. Participants will use a variety of materials to create their own personal zine. All materials are provided.

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Summer Youth Employment Program
Mar
9
5:00 PM17:00

Summer Youth Employment Program

THE POINT SYEP APPLICATION CLINIC 2017 Need Help Filling out the Application? Come to THE POINT On Thursday, MARCH 9, 2017 to apply from 5- 8pm FREE FOOD

Youth that would like to work at THE POINT this summer need to apply with the following two agencies:

14-15 year olds South Bronx Overall Economic Development Corporation (SOBRO) 555 Bergen Ave; 3 rd FL; 718‐732‐7628 2, 5 train to 3rd Ave 149th St

16-18 year olds Wildcat @ PULSE HS 560 East 179th Street; Room 308 718‐294‐0230 xt. 3080/1 D Train to Tremont Ave & Grand Concourse then transfer to the Bx 36 bus to East 180th St. & Arthur Ave.

THE POINT: 940 Garrison Ave. Bronx NY 10474 • 718 542 4139 • www.thepoint.org

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