Upcoming Events Calendar

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

April 28

Life Outside: Rosalie Comes Home

This film screening is part of the Release Aging People from Prison Film Series. It tells the story of Rosalie Cutting as she navigates finding a job and housing at the age of 71, after serving a 27-year prison sentence.

Heyman Center for the Humanities at
Columbia University
74 Morningside Dr,
(Enter on 116th Street)
New York, NY 10027

Thursday, April 28, 2016 from 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM

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May 5

New York City’s Arts and Cultural Organizations: Their Communities and the Challenges They Face

This is a free nonprofit seminar that aims to consider the impact of arts and culture on New York City and its neighborhoods. It will feature leaders from museums, art teachers and foundation program officers who will discuss their different aspirations and obstacles.

Baruch College, Administrative Building

3rd Floor, Room 301

135 East, 22nd Street (betw. Lexington & 3rd Ave.) New York, NY

Thursday, May 5, 2016 from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM

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May 14

A Woman’s Celebration

This event is Love Thyself First’s 2nd annual woman’s wellness celebration focused on self-love and mental health advocacy. It will include an award ceremony for women who have overcome the struggles of imprisonment, domestic violence, depression and other mental health issues. There will be inspiring speakers, a screening, poetry, theater and visual art presentations.

The Poet’s Den
309 E 108th St,
New York, NY 10029

Saturday, May 14, 2016 from 3 PM-7 PM

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May 19

Chef Michel Nischan: Unlocking Healthy Food Affordability

The NYC Food Policy Center at Hunter College is hosting this event as part of its Food Policy for Breakfast Seminar Series. Michel Nischan, the Founder of Wholesome Wave, which aims to provide under served consumers healthier food choices, will speak about how cheaper healthy eating options helps local food commerce thrive. The two other panelists will be a farmer and the Director of Food Policy from the Mayor’s Office.

Hunter College

Silberman Building

2180 Third Avenue, Auditorium

New York, NY 10035

Thursday, May 19, 2016 from 8:45 AM – 10:15 AM

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