Good News In and Around SDR Park

Free Summer Meals are Back! Rivington Playground!

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Basketball!

 

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From Neighbors to Save Rivington House Wednesday, August 8th 4-7pm

Zinn Education Project: Environmental Education Activities

TEACHING ACTIVITIES (FREE) The Big Red Dot of Environmental Racism

Teaching Activity. By Alma Anderson McDonald. A teacher looks back on her childhood to discover the meaning of environmental racism. Linda Christensen offers ways to teach about this story with students.

Time Periods: 21st Century, 2001 – Present Themes: African American, Economics, Environment & […]

GreenThumb’s Open Garden Day July 14th!!

 

July 14, 2018 from 11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. (rain or shine)

Over 70 community gardens across New York City will open their gates this Saturday and offer free activities to the public. Visit Open Garden Day NYC for a list of participating gardens and find one near you!

M’Finda Kalunga […]

Congratulations to Colin Kaepernick for Winning an NEA Award!

From the Zinn Education Project:

Colin Kaepernick Wins NEA Award

The Zinn Education Project congratulates Colin Kaepernick, whose Know Your Rights Camp just received the National Education Association’s highest honor, the 2018 President’s Award for Human and Civil Rights “for his work to fight racial oppression through education and social […]

The Tenement Gardeners of the New Forsyth Conservancy Looking for More Volunteers

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The Tenement Gardeners of the New Forsyth Conservancy are looking for more volunteers assist with the first […]

Community Board 3 Calendar District Needs

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Sunday’s Bike Helmet Giveaway in Sara Roosevelt’s “The Pit”

Photos from Department of Transportation:

From Twitter of CM Chin:

“Sending a huge thank you from our team and Team @NYC_DOT to everyone who joined us for yesterday’s Bike Helmet Giveaway at SDR! In only a few hours, we distributed 621 Vision Zero helmets to residents, including 183 kids… many of whom were getting their […]

Shakespeare in the Parking Lot in SDR Park? At Stanton Street?

We’ve heard the “Shakespeare in the Parking Lot” Crowd are looking for a new ‘home’.

The Stanton Street Area could sure use some positive activity!

Parks Department is saying one night only. Really? Do we have a better offer??

 

 

Shakespeare in the Parking Lot’s ‘Track Record’:

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Sunday July 8th Council Member Chin’s Free Bike Helmet Give-Away

In Sara Roosevelt Park’s : “The Pit” (Broome Street Entrance)

 

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