Newtown Creek Alliance Public Meeting
Discussion on the latest updates for recent, on-going and upcoming projects to restore habitat, improve water quality and increase awareness about Newtown Creek
Wednesday November 19, 2014
7 pm to 9 pm
at the McCarren Park Community Room 776 Lorimer Street Brooklyn, NY 11222
Food and drinks will be provided, event is open to all
For more info and agenda, click here.
see Tug Pegasus, Fireboat John J. Harvey,
and Steamship Lilac!
Fundraiser honoring Helena Durst of NYC Water Taxi
June 18th, 6 – 8 pm
Historic Boat Tours
June 20th, FREE
Boat Rides & Historic Boat Tours, Outrigger Race
June 21st, time tba, FREE
The Showboat Circus presents “DeadPan Alley”
June 22nd, 1 – 4pm cost tba,
June 22nd, time tbaat Hudson River Park, Pier 25 at N. Moore St.+ the Hudson River
for more information, visit here
June 14, 2014 Gowanus Challenge
The Dredgers are excited to announce The Gowanus Challenge Canoe, Kayak, Paddle-board and Rowboat race on the Canal!Hosted by the Gowanus Dredgers and the Red Hook Boaters, the course and ensuing awards banquet will be held on the Gowanus Canal, New York’s Coolest Superfund site!
Open to all athletes who bring their own canoe, closed bottom kayak, rowboat or paddle board! For teams who want to use our canoes, register here!
For updates about the race, please visit the Gowanus Challenge page
Dark ‘n’ Stormy
Music by the Hometown Sweethearts and DJ Danny Rockz
Great Food, Open Bar, Dancing, and Unique Raffle Prizes!
Tuesday, June 3
7-10pm at The Frying Pan (Pier 66 Maritime)
West 26th Street inside Hudson River Park
All Proceeds Support Academic Enrichment Programs for NYC Public Schools
For more information, click here!
Newtown Creek Alliance
Join the Newtown Creek Alliance for a special event showcasing our Weather in the Watershed program and fancy new alert system to warn waterway users of sewage overflow and poor water qualityMarch 30th, 3pm North Brooklyn Boat Club 49 Ash St. (at McGuinness Blvd) Brooklyn, NY
More info: newtowncreekalliance.org
Thursday April 10, 2014Honoring
Paul F. Balser
Chairman, Hudson Guild
Ironwood Partners LLC
Location: IAC HQ555 West 18th St., NYC Cocktails: 6:30pm Dinner: 7:30pm
Please join us for a special evening in support of Hudson Guild’s work fighting poverty and building community in Chelsea and beyond.
To reserve your seat, please contact Leah Brody at 212.867.1117 or firstname.lastname@example.org
THURSDAY, April 10, 2014
The Water Club
500 East 30th Street at FDR Drive, NYC
5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Cocktails & Hearty Buffet
Congressman Peter T. KingRepresenting New York State’s 2nd District
Kevin S. CorbettVice President, Strategic Developement, AECOM
Audubon New York,
The Construction Industry of Westchester and Hudson Valley, Inc.
New York State Laborers
Has Brooklyn Gone Global – Again?
A half-day symposium investigating the global reach of the recent changes along the Brooklyn Waterfront
Friday March 21, 2014
Old Courtroom, Brooklyn Borough Hall
Registration is FREE
Presented by the Brooklyn Waterfront Research Center and the University Transportation Research Center.
Panelists include: Mar Levinson – author of The Box: How the Shipping Container Made the World Smaller and the World Economy Bigger Prithi Kanakamedala – curator of the “In Pursuit of Freedom” exhibit at the Brooklyn Historical Society Roland Lewis – President and CEO of the Metropolitan Waterfront Alliance Regina Meyer – President of the Brooklyn Bridge Park
for more information, click here!
Community Invited to
Flood Protection Plan Public Meeting!
The Hoboken Community is invited to a public meeting to learn more about a strategy to protect Hoboken from Flooding.
This meeting is part of the Rebuild by Design competition, a Hurricane Sandy Rebuilding Task Force and U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development initiative. More information on the competition here: www.rebuildbydesign.org
Representatives from Royal HaskoningDHV, Balmori and HR&A will be there to directly answer community members questions!
Thursday, January 23rd, 7:00pm
Multi Service Center, 124 Grand Street
Refreshments will be served!