NOTICE: DUE TO THE RESPONSE OF THE CORONAVIRUS, PLEASE CHECK WITH HOST ORGANIZATIONS FOR EVENT CANCELLATIONS.

Spirit Week!
PS/IS 217 PTA - Roosevelt Island
New York, NY 10044

Monday, February 22 through February 26

PS/IS 217 PTA - Roosevelt Island

Black History Month Forum 2/25
Feb 25
Esther Yang for District Leader
New York, NY 10017

Thursday, February 25 All Day

Esther Yang for District Leader

This Thursday, February 25, three trailblazing civil rights advocates will talk via Zoom with Esther Yang from 5:30pm – 6:30pm. Joining Esther are: • Dr. Hazel Dukes, President of the NAACP NYS, NAACP National Board of Directors, NAACP Executive Committee and various NAACP board sub-committees • Mr. & Mrs. Bell, parents of Sean Bell, who was 23, unarmed and killed on his wedding day by 50 bullets by NYC Police Officers • Mrs. Gwendolyn Carr, nationwide speaker, advocate and community leader against racism and injustice whose son, Eric Garner, was suffocated by a white policeman despite his repeated pleas of “I can’t breathe”. Registration is free at Bit.ly/BHMForum21. A Zoom link confirmation will be emailed once registered.

City Harvest Presents: “The Virtual Winter Family Carnival 2021: Neon Dance Party”
Feb 25
City Harvest
Virtual Event

Thursday, February 25 from 4:00 pm to 11:45 pm

City Harvest

On February 25th, City Harvest, New York City’s first and largest food rescue organization, will premiere “The Virtual Winter Family Carnival 2021: Neon Dance Party.” This electric, enjoy-at-home event will include interactive entertainment hosted by City Harvest Board Member, Chair of City Harvest’s Food Council and Iron Chef Geoffrey Zakarian’s daughters, Madeline and Anna, and feature hands-on activities for children and families to enjoy together. Each ticket purchased will support City Harvest’s work feeding the 1 in 3 children and their families facing food insecurity due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Tickets are on sale now through February 12th. The fun begins when your child receives their very own Party Box, delivered to your doorstep, filled with everything you need to bring the party home. Guests will also gain access to our interactive event site, which will be loaded with immersive entertainment for the entire family to enjoy together! Supporters can also purchase our “Give A Box of Smiles” Party Box, which will be sent to a child that City Harvest serves. City Harvest’s Virtual Winter Family Carnival: Neon Dance Party has been made possible in part by Premier Sponsor Rockstar Games, and additional generous sponsors Whole Foods Market, Lugz, and New York Magazine. Tickets for The Virtual Winter Family Carnival 2021: Neon Dance Party are on sale now and must be purchased before February 12th in order to ensure delivery by February 25th. To purchase tickets to City Harvest’s Virtual Winter Family Carnival 2021: Neon Dance Party, or for more information, please visit: www.cityharvest.org/event/winter-family-carnival

Readers' Advisory Group: Modern MythologyOnline
Feb 25
Roosevelt Island Library
524 Main Street, Roosevelt Island, NY 10044

Thursday, February 25 at 6:00 pm

Roosevelt Island Library

In this day and age we are all looking for new books to read but how do we decide? What better way than getting recommendations from a librarian? Each session will focus on a specific genre. This month's genre is Modern Mythology. Also, if you have any favorite books/authors in the genre, you are welcome to share your thoughts with the group.

Youth, Education, and Libraries Committee
Feb 25
Community Board 8
505 Park Avenue Suite 620, New York, NY 10022

Thursday, February 25 from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Community Board 8

Youth, Education, and Libraries CommitteeThursday, February 25, 2021 - 6:30 PMThis meeting will be conducted via Zoom For access to the Zoom meeting, sign in by clicking this link.

A Perfect Pairing Virtual Wine Tasting Experience to Support Island Kids
Feb 25
Island Kids
PO Box 2 , New York , NY 10044

Thursday, February 25 at 7:00 pm

Island Kids

Featuring Old York Cellars Wines & Sommelier Laurin Dorman Live From Old York Cellars Winery 80 Old York Road Ringoes New Jersey 08551. Virtual Experience (via Zoom) Starting at 7 PM with Questions & Answers to Follow $80 Virtual Experience & Tasting Kit with Chocolate Plus Shipping (Each wine bottle is enough for 2 to 4 people) Click this link to purchase your wine package and to learn more information. https://www.oldyorkcellars.com/product/Island_Kids_Virtual_Bundle

Total Body Workout in Spanish w/ Coach Asteria Howard
Feb 26
Roosevelt Island Senior Center
Zoom Meeting

Friday, February 26 at 10:00 am

Roosevelt Island Senior Center

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82108180913

EMBROIDERY CLASS WITH LIZ AND DIANE
Feb 26
Roosevelt Island Senior Center
Zoom Meeting

Friday, February 26 from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Roosevelt Island Senior Center

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89891643696

PRINTMAKING CLASS WITH KARIN BRUCKNER
Feb 26
Roosevelt Island Senior Center
Zoom Meeting

Friday, February 26 from 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Roosevelt Island Senior Center

Meeting ID: 824 7235 9906 https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82472359906

Family Pizza Making Party!
Feb 26
PS/IS 217 PTA - Roosevelt Island
check out bit.ly/217pizza2021 for registration and ingredient list

Friday, February 26 from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

PS/IS 217 PTA - Roosevelt Island

WNYC Book Club: Black BuckOnline
Feb 26
Roosevelt Island Library
524 Main Street, Roosevelt Island, NY 10044

Friday, February 26 at 6:00 pm

Roosevelt Island Library

Reading keeps us connected. Join us for a new virtual book club!Photo by Andrew "FifthGod" AskaripourWe know that New Yorkers need to feel a sense of community and fun, even as we remain apart. And that’s why we are excited to announce that The New York Public Library is partnering with WNYC to present a virtual stay-at-home book club experience!Each month, we will read a new title leading up to a live conversation between the author and Alison Stewart, host of WNYC's All of It.This mont…

Farmers Market
Feb 27
Roosevelt Island Farmers Market
Motorgate Plaza.

Saturday, February 27 from 6:00 am to 3:00 pm

Roosevelt Island Farmers Market

Support your Local Farmers, Eat Healthy! We will have potted herbs Do fresh Basil

Food Scrap Drop-Off
Feb 27
Haki Compost Collective
Next to the farmers market

Saturday, February 27 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm

Haki Compost Collective

100th Day of School
Mar 1
PS/IS 217 PTA - Roosevelt Island
New York, NY 10044

Monday, March 1 All Day

PS/IS 217 PTA - Roosevelt Island

SHARPEN YOUR PENCILS, SHARPEN YOUR WITS: A DRAWING CLASS
Mar 1
Roosevelt Island Senior Center
Zoom Meeting

Monday, March 1 from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm

Roosevelt Island Senior Center

Meeting ID: 876 6197 4346 Password: 565398 https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87661974346

Small Business Commitee
Mar 1
Community Board 8
505 Park Avenue Suite 620, New York, NY 10022

Monday, March 1 from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Community Board 8

Small Business CommitteeMonday, March 1, 2021 - 6:30 PMThis meeting will be conducted via Zoom For access to the Zoom meeting, sign in by clicking this link. < https://forms.gle/MCc1WjGE11qJoYSp9 > AGENDA: 1. TBD2. Old Business3. New BusinessAlida Camp and Valerie Mason, Co-Chairs

CHOREOGRAPHY WITH ENRIQUE DE LA CRUZ
Mar 2
Roosevelt Island Senior Center
Zoom

Tuesday, March 2 from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Roosevelt Island Senior Center

https://zoom.us/j/93781304799?pwd=VzQzNGc0V0dMNmU4djhiN1NDbjN4dz09

CHINESE ART PAINTING
Mar 2
Roosevelt Island Senior Center
Virtual Class

Tuesday, March 2 from 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Roosevelt Island Senior Center

Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 932 8899 0755 Password: CHINESEART https://zoom.us/j/93288990755?pwd=cXR1T2phbkY5UytlNDZkZ0dvbkNHdz09

Dr. Seuss Virtual Craft
Mar 2
Roosevelt Island Library
524 Main Street, Roosevelt Island, NY 10044

Tuesday, March 2 at 4:00 pm

Roosevelt Island Library

In commemoration of Dr. Seuss's birthday, the Yorkville children’s team will be making a Dr. Seuss craft and sharing our favorite Dr. Seuss books! Ages: 3-7 Please Note: A parent or caregiver must be present during this program with the child. Unaccompanied children will be asked politely to leave the program. When registering for this program, the parent or caregiver should use their information. **How to Register: Click on the link https://www.nypl.org/events/programs/2021/03/02/dr

Street Life Committee
Mar 2
Community Board 8
505 Park Avenue Suite 620, New York, NY 10022

Tuesday, March 2 from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Community Board 8

Street Life CommitteeTuesday, March 2, 2021 - 6:30 PMThis meeting will be conducted via Zoom For access to the Zoom meeting, sign in by clicking this link. < https://forms.gle/ojHvVHmNo2hDFyry6 > Agenda New Applications to the New York State Liquor Authority for Liquor Licenses: LPB7 LLC, dba La Pecora Bianca, 1562 Second Avenue (Between 81st and 82nd Streets)– New Application for Liquor, Wine, Beer, & Cider Copri Corp, dba Cacio E Pepe, 1479 York Avenue (Between 78th and 79th Streets)- New Application for Liquor, Wine, Beer, & Cider Change Applications to the New York State Liquor Authority for Liquor Licenses: Heidi's House, LLC, dba Ed's Elbow Room, 308 East 78th Street, #3 (Between First and Second Avenues)- Corporate Change Heidi's House, LLC, dba Heidi's House by the side of the road, 308 East 78th Street (Between First and Second Avenues)- Corporate Change International Kitchen LLC, dba Hutch & Waldo, 247 East 81st Street (Between Second and Third Avenues)- Class Change PK & Son LLC, dba Match 65, 29 East 65th Street (aka 755 Madison Avenue)– Corporate Change Application 30-Day Waiver Applications to the New York State Liquor Authority for Liquor Licenses: Foremost Glatt Kosher Caterers, Inc.

Strength & Balance Workout w/ Coach Sid Howard
Mar 3
Roosevelt Island Senior Center
Zoom Meeting

Wednesday, March 3 at 10:00 am

Roosevelt Island Senior Center

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82108180913

YOGA WITH MARILYN
Mar 3
Roosevelt Island Senior Center
ZOOM

Wednesday, March 3 from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm

Roosevelt Island Senior Center

Join Zoom Meeting: Meeting ID: 949 3067 1433 Passcode: 062037 http://bit.ly/3pVLEBv Join by Phone: +1 (929) 436 2866

CHOREOGRAPHY WITH ENRIQUE DE LA CRUZ
Mar 3
Roosevelt Island Senior Center
Zoom

Wednesday, March 3 from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Roosevelt Island Senior Center

https://zoom.us/j/93781304799?pwd=VzQzNGc0V0dMNmU4djhiN1NDbjN4dz09

Transportation Committee
Mar 3
Community Board 8
505 Park Avenue Suite 620, New York, NY 10022

Wednesday, March 3 from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Community Board 8

Transportation CommitteeWednesday, March 3, 2021 - 6:30 PMThis meeting will be conducted via Zoom For access to the Zoom meeting, sign in by clicking this link.< https://forms.gle/jotx9Pya7Kjdm4pQ7 > AGENDA: DOT Presentation: Proposal to install crosstown protected bike lanes on 61st Street and 62nd Street, and create new bike connections to the Queensboro Bridge and waterfront.

RIRA Common Council Meeting
Mar 3
Roosevelt Island Residents Association
Chapel of the Good Shepherd (Downstairs) 543 Main Street

Wednesday, March 3 from 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm

Roosevelt Island Residents Association

RIOC Board of Directors Meeting
Mar 4
Roosevelt Island Operating Corp. (RIOC)
- Roosevelt Island NY 10044

Thursday, March 4 from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Roosevelt Island Operating Corp. (RIOC)

http://rioc.ny.gov/calendar.aspx?EID=312

Zoning and Development Committee
Mar 4
Community Board 8
505 Park Avenue Suite 620, New York, NY 10022

Thursday, March 4 from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Community Board 8

Zoning and Development CommitteeThursday, March 4, 2021 - 6:30 PMThis meeting will be conducted via Zoom For access to the Zoom meeting, sign in by clicking this link.

Total Body Workout in Spanish w/ Coach Asteria Howard
Mar 5
Roosevelt Island Senior Center
Zoom Meeting

Friday, March 5 at 10:00 am

Roosevelt Island Senior Center

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82108180913

EMBROIDERY CLASS WITH LIZ AND DIANE
Mar 5
Roosevelt Island Senior Center
Zoom Meeting

Friday, March 5 from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Roosevelt Island Senior Center

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89891643696

PRINTMAKING CLASS WITH KARIN BRUCKNER
Mar 5
Roosevelt Island Senior Center
Zoom Meeting

Friday, March 5 from 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Roosevelt Island Senior Center

Meeting ID: 824 7235 9906 https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82472359906

Farmers Market
Mar 6
Roosevelt Island Farmers Market
Motorgate Plaza.

Saturday, March 6 from 6:00 am to 3:00 pm

Roosevelt Island Farmers Market

Support your Local Farmers, Eat Healthy! We will have potted herbs Do fresh Basil

Food Scrap Drop-Off
Mar 6
Haki Compost Collective
Next to the farmers market

Saturday, March 6 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm

Haki Compost Collective

SHARPEN YOUR PENCILS, SHARPEN YOUR WITS: A DRAWING CLASS
Mar 8
Roosevelt Island Senior Center
Zoom Meeting

Monday, March 8 from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm

Roosevelt Island Senior Center

Meeting ID: 876 6197 4346 Password: 565398 https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87661974346

Arts Commitee
Mar 8
Community Board 8
505 Park Avenue Suite 620, New York, NY 10022

Monday, March 8 from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Community Board 8

Arts CommitteeMonday, March 8, 2021 - 6:30 PMThis meeting will be conducted via Zoom For access to the Zoom meeting, sign in by clicking this link.< https://forms.gle/swQKtaMp5xUMTP7X7 > Agenda: Presentation by Barbara Anderson, a co-founder of Art on the Ave Preliminary discussion of performance art in public Discussion of goals New BusinessAlida Camp, Chair

Baby Lapsit
Mar 9
Roosevelt Island Library
524 Main Street, Roosevelt Island, NY 10044

Tuesday, March 9 at 10:00 am

Roosevelt Island Library

Experience the fun and joy of Baby Lapsit virtually! Join us for fun and interactive stories, rhymes, and fingerplays. Please Note: A parent or caregiver must be present during this program with the child. Unaccompanied children will be asked politely to leave the program. When registering for this program, the parent or caregiver should use their information. **How to Register: Please Click on the link /events/programs/2021/03/09/baby-lapsit and scroll down to Register Now.***…

CHOREOGRAPHY WITH ENRIQUE DE LA CRUZ
Mar 9
Roosevelt Island Senior Center
Zoom

Tuesday, March 9 from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Roosevelt Island Senior Center

https://zoom.us/j/93781304799?pwd=VzQzNGc0V0dMNmU4djhiN1NDbjN4dz09

CHINESE ART PAINTING
Mar 9
Roosevelt Island Senior Center
Virtual Class

Tuesday, March 9 from 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Roosevelt Island Senior Center

Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 932 8899 0755 Password: CHINESEART https://zoom.us/j/93288990755?pwd=cXR1T2phbkY5UytlNDZkZ0dvbkNHdz09

Parks Committee
Mar 9
Community Board 8
505 Park Avenue Suite 620, New York, NY 10022

Tuesday, March 9 from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Community Board 8

Parks and Waterfront CommitteeTuesday, March 9, 2021 - 6:30 PMThis meeting will be conducted via Zoom For access to the Zoom meeting, sign in by clicking this link.< https://forms.

PTA General Membership Meeting
Mar 10
PS/IS 217 PTA - Roosevelt Island
New York, NY 10044

Wednesday, March 10 from 8:45 am to 9:45 am

PS/IS 217 PTA - Roosevelt Island

Strength & Balance Workout w/ Coach Sid Howard
Mar 10
Roosevelt Island Senior Center
Zoom Meeting

Wednesday, March 10 at 10:00 am

Roosevelt Island Senior Center

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82108180913

YOGA WITH MARILYN
Mar 10
Roosevelt Island Senior Center
ZOOM

Wednesday, March 10 from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm

Roosevelt Island Senior Center

Join Zoom Meeting: Meeting ID: 949 3067 1433 Passcode: 062037 http://bit.ly/3pVLEBv Join by Phone: +1 (929) 436 2866

CHOREOGRAPHY WITH ENRIQUE DE LA CRUZ
Mar 10
Roosevelt Island Senior Center
Zoom

Wednesday, March 10 from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Roosevelt Island Senior Center

https://zoom.us/j/93781304799?pwd=VzQzNGc0V0dMNmU4djhiN1NDbjN4dz09

Land Use Committee
Mar 10
Community Board 8
505 Park Avenue Suite 620, New York, NY 10022

Wednesday, March 10 from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Community Board 8

Land Use Committee MeetingWednesday, March 10, 2020 - 6:30 PMThis meeting will be conducted virtually via Zoom For access to the Zoom meeting, sign in by clicking this link.< https://forms.

Family Storytime
Mar 11
Roosevelt Island Library
524 Main Street, Roosevelt Island, NY 10044

Thursday, March 11 at 11:00 am

Roosevelt Island Library

Join the Yorkville children’s team for a fun interactive virtual family storytime. The Yorkville children's team will also be sharing some of their favorite read-aloud books.Once registered, you will receive a Google Meets link via email the day before the event. For Ages: 3-7**How to Register: Please click on the link https://www.nypl.org/events/programs/2021/03/11/family-storytime and scroll down to Register Now.**Please Note: A parent or caregiver must be present during this program…

Total Body Workout in Spanish w/ Coach Asteria Howard
Mar 12
Roosevelt Island Senior Center
Zoom Meeting

Friday, March 12 at 10:00 am

Roosevelt Island Senior Center

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82108180913

EMBROIDERY CLASS WITH LIZ AND DIANE
Mar 12
Roosevelt Island Senior Center
Zoom Meeting

Friday, March 12 from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Roosevelt Island Senior Center

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89891643696

PRINTMAKING CLASS WITH KARIN BRUCKNER
Mar 12
Roosevelt Island Senior Center
Zoom Meeting

Friday, March 12 from 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Roosevelt Island Senior Center

Meeting ID: 824 7235 9906 https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82472359906

Farmers Market
Mar 13
Roosevelt Island Farmers Market
Motorgate Plaza.

Saturday, March 13 from 6:00 am to 3:00 pm

Roosevelt Island Farmers Market

Support your Local Farmers, Eat Healthy! We will have potted herbs Do fresh Basil

Food Scrap Drop-Off
Mar 13
Haki Compost Collective
Next to the farmers market

Saturday, March 13 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm

Haki Compost Collective

SHARPEN YOUR PENCILS, SHARPEN YOUR WITS: A DRAWING CLASS
Mar 15
Roosevelt Island Senior Center
Zoom Meeting

Monday, March 15 from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm

Roosevelt Island Senior Center

Meeting ID: 876 6197 4346 Password: 565398 https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87661974346

Landmarks Committee
Mar 15
Community Board 8
505 Park Avenue Suite 620, New York, NY 10022

Monday, March 15 from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Community Board 8

Landmarks CommitteeMonday, March 15, 2021 - 6:30 PMThis meeting will be conducted via Zoom For access to the Zoom meeting, sign in by clicking this link.< https://forms.gle/bVLx5wzCqd8w2G5y9 > Agenda 201 East 65th Street (Individual Landmark) – Adam Kushner, Architect - A modern style mixed-use building designed by Mayer & Whittlesey and Skidmore, Owings, & Merrill and constructed in 1947-1951. Application is for installation of an exterior awning.

Baby Lapsit
Mar 16
Roosevelt Island Library
524 Main Street, Roosevelt Island, NY 10044

Tuesday, March 16 at 10:00 am

Roosevelt Island Library

Experience the fun and joy of Baby Lapsit virtually! Join us for fun and interactive stories, rhymes, and fingerplays. Please Note: A parent or caregiver must be present during this program with the child. Unaccompanied children will be asked politely to leave the program. When registering for this program, the parent or caregiver should use their information. **How to Register: Click on the link /events/programs/2021/03/16/baby-lapsit and scroll down to Register Now.**…

CHOREOGRAPHY WITH ENRIQUE DE LA CRUZ
Mar 16
Roosevelt Island Senior Center
Zoom

Tuesday, March 16 from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Roosevelt Island Senior Center

https://zoom.us/j/93781304799?pwd=VzQzNGc0V0dMNmU4djhiN1NDbjN4dz09

CHINESE ART PAINTING
Mar 16
Roosevelt Island Senior Center
Virtual Class

Tuesday, March 16 from 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Roosevelt Island Senior Center

Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 932 8899 0755 Password: CHINESEART https://zoom.us/j/93288990755?pwd=cXR1T2phbkY5UytlNDZkZ0dvbkNHdz09

Virtual Book Discussion: Finding Langston
Mar 16
Roosevelt Island Library
524 Main Street, Roosevelt Island, NY 10044

Tuesday, March 16 at 4:00 pm

Roosevelt Island Library

Set in 1946, Langston is a young 11-year-old from Alabama who moves to the city of Chicago with his father. Langston is trying to adapt to life in the city and finds comfort in reading the poetry of Langston Hughes. Langston Hughes's poetic words resonate with the struggles that young Langston faces in a new city. Catalog Link: https://browse.nypl.org/iii/encore/search/C__SFinding%20Langston%20Cline-Ransome%2C%20Lesa__Orightresult__U1?lang=eng&suite=def For Ages 8-12 **How to Regi…

Abandoned QueensOnline
Mar 16
Roosevelt Island Library
524 Main Street, Roosevelt Island, NY 10044

Tuesday, March 16 at 7:00 pm

Roosevelt Island Library

The Roosevelt Island Historical Society and the New York Public Library are proud to host author Richard Panchyk and his presentation of his book “Abandoned Queens”.There are many places in New York City's borough of Queens where traces of the past linger, haunting reminders of the way things used to be, sometimes hidden and sometimes in plain sight. In this presentation, author Richard Panchyk takes us on a journey through his book Abandoned Queens, through a variety of fascinating abandoned…

Strength & Balance Workout w/ Coach Sid Howard
Mar 17
Roosevelt Island Senior Center
Zoom Meeting

Wednesday, March 17 at 10:00 am

Roosevelt Island Senior Center

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82108180913

YOGA WITH MARILYN
Mar 17
Roosevelt Island Senior Center
ZOOM

Wednesday, March 17 from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm

Roosevelt Island Senior Center

Join Zoom Meeting: Meeting ID: 949 3067 1433 Passcode: 062037 http://bit.ly/3pVLEBv Join by Phone: +1 (929) 436 2866

CHOREOGRAPHY WITH ENRIQUE DE LA CRUZ
Mar 17
Roosevelt Island Senior Center
Zoom

Wednesday, March 17 from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Roosevelt Island Senior Center

https://zoom.us/j/93781304799?pwd=VzQzNGc0V0dMNmU4djhiN1NDbjN4dz09

Full Board Meeting
Mar 17
Community Board 8
505 Park Avenue Suite 620, New York, NY 10022

Wednesday, March 17 from 6:30 pm to 10:30 pm

Community Board 8

Full Board MeetingWednesday, March 17, 2021 - 6:30 PMThis meeting will be conducted via Zoom For access to the Zoom meeting, sign in by clicking this link.< https://forms.gle/4eFEGLehupARxYFeA > MEETING MATERIALSAGENDA: Public Session – Those who wish to speak during the Public Session must register to do so by 6:45 pm.

Roosevelt Island Committee
Mar 18
Community Board 8
505 Park Avenue Suite 620, New York, NY 10022

Thursday, March 18 from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

Community Board 8

Roosevelt Island CommitteeThursday, March 18, 2021 - 6:30 PMThis meeting will be conducted via Zoom For access to the Zoom meeting, sign in by clicking this link.< https://forms.

Total Body Workout in Spanish w/ Coach Asteria Howard
Mar 19
Roosevelt Island Senior Center
Zoom Meeting

Friday, March 19 at 10:00 am

Roosevelt Island Senior Center

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82108180913

EMBROIDERY CLASS WITH LIZ AND DIANE
Mar 19
Roosevelt Island Senior Center
Zoom Meeting

Friday, March 19 from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Roosevelt Island Senior Center

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89891643696

PRINTMAKING CLASS WITH KARIN BRUCKNER
Mar 19
Roosevelt Island Senior Center
Zoom Meeting

Friday, March 19 from 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Roosevelt Island Senior Center

Meeting ID: 824 7235 9906 https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82472359906

Farmers Market
Mar 20
Roosevelt Island Farmers Market
Motorgate Plaza.

Saturday, March 20 from 6:00 am to 3:00 pm

Roosevelt Island Farmers Market

Support your Local Farmers, Eat Healthy! We will have potted herbs Do fresh Basil

Food Scrap Drop-Off
Mar 20
Haki Compost Collective
Next to the farmers market

Saturday, March 20 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm

Haki Compost Collective

East River Concerts: Austin Philemon, organ & Laura John, narrator
Mar 20
East River Catholics - St. Frances X. Cabrini
504 Main Street , New York , NY 10044

Saturday, March 20 from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

East River Catholics - St. Frances X. Cabrini

A program of organ music with narrator!

SHARPEN YOUR PENCILS, SHARPEN YOUR WITS: A DRAWING CLASS
Mar 22
Roosevelt Island Senior Center
Zoom Meeting

Monday, March 22 from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm

Roosevelt Island Senior Center

Meeting ID: 876 6197 4346 Password: 565398 https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87661974346

Social Justice Committee
Mar 22
Community Board 8
505 Park Avenue Suite 620, New York, NY 10022

Monday, March 22 from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Community Board 8

Social Justice CommitteeMonday, March 22, 2021 - 6:30 PMThis meeting will be conducted via Zoom For access to the Zoom meeting, sign in by clicking this link.< https://forms.gle/cpDkPywvUGjPsqdC9 > Agenda TBA Old Business New BusinessSarah Chu and Saundrea I. Coleman, Co-Chairs

Master of the Fates of Arda: A Remote Literary Lecture Online
Mar 23
Roosevelt Island Library
524 Main Street, Roosevelt Island, NY 10044

Tuesday, March 23 at 11:00 am

Roosevelt Island Library

Welcome to a new program series! In this series we will be hosting a monthly lecture on a literary topic. This month we will examine J.R.R. Tolkien's novel The Children of Hurin and what the author says about fate and free will. Even though this will be a lecture there is always room for questions, comments and discussion! You must register with your email address in order to receive the link to participate. The link will be sent to you by email approximately one day before the program. You will…

CHOREOGRAPHY WITH ENRIQUE DE LA CRUZ
Mar 23
Roosevelt Island Senior Center
Zoom

Tuesday, March 23 from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Roosevelt Island Senior Center

https://zoom.us/j/93781304799?pwd=VzQzNGc0V0dMNmU4djhiN1NDbjN4dz09

CHINESE ART PAINTING
Mar 23
Roosevelt Island Senior Center
Virtual Class

Tuesday, March 23 from 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Roosevelt Island Senior Center

Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 932 8899 0755 Password: CHINESEART https://zoom.us/j/93288990755?pwd=cXR1T2phbkY5UytlNDZkZ0dvbkNHdz09

Remote Writing GroupOnline
Mar 23
Roosevelt Island Library
524 Main Street, Roosevelt Island, NY 10044

Tuesday, March 23 at 3:00 pm

Roosevelt Island Library

Welcome to a brand new series of remote programming! Every month we will host a remote writing group. You will receive a writing prompt through posts just like this one. Then, at any time before the program, put pen to paper (or finger to keyboard) and answer the prompt. Then, on the appointed day, join us remotely to discuss or read out what we wrote. For this month's prompt: plan your ideal vacation but expand your horizons: you can travel to any time or place, fictional or real. Answer the pr…

Zoning and Development Committee
Mar 23
Community Board 8
505 Park Avenue Suite 620, New York, NY 10022

Tuesday, March 23 from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Community Board 8

Zoning and Development CommitteeTuesday, March 23, 2021 - 6:30 PMThis meeting will be conducted via Zoom For access to the Zoom meeting, sign in by clicking this link.< https://forms.

Strength & Balance Workout w/ Coach Sid Howard
Mar 24
Roosevelt Island Senior Center
Zoom Meeting

Wednesday, March 24 at 10:00 am

Roosevelt Island Senior Center

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82108180913

YOGA WITH MARILYN
Mar 24
Roosevelt Island Senior Center
ZOOM

Wednesday, March 24 from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm

Roosevelt Island Senior Center

Join Zoom Meeting: Meeting ID: 949 3067 1433 Passcode: 062037 http://bit.ly/3pVLEBv Join by Phone: +1 (929) 436 2866

CHOREOGRAPHY WITH ENRIQUE DE LA CRUZ
Mar 24
Roosevelt Island Senior Center
Zoom

Wednesday, March 24 from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Roosevelt Island Senior Center

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Housing Committee
Mar 24
Community Board 8
505 Park Avenue Suite 620, New York, NY 10022

Wednesday, March 24 from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Community Board 8

Housing CommitteeWednesday, March 24, 2021 - 6:30 PMThis meeting will be conducted via Zoom For access to the Zoom meeting, sign in by clicking this link.< https://forms.gle/mz6Riu6Bqsb2JYJv9 > AGENDA: TBD Old Business New BusinessBarbara Chocky, Ed Hartzog, and Gregory Morris, Co-Chairs

iDig2Learn presents... Reacquainting Yourself with the Native and Urban Trees of Roosevelt Island with Master Naturalist Carey Russell
Mar 24
iDig2Learn
Virtual Webinar

Wednesday, March 24 from 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm

iDig2Learn

Trees play a vital role in human health, from oxygen to food and shelter. Please Save the Date 3/24/21 for this upcoming iDig2Learn Series: Celebrating Roosevelt Island's Nature presentation... Reacquainting Yourself with the Native and Urban Trees of Roosevelt Island with Master Naturalist Carey Russell.

Ants. Super cool.
Mar 25
iDig2Learn
Virtual

Thursday, March 25 from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

iDig2Learn

iDig2Learn presents... Ants. Super cool. Did you know that ants actually plant flower seeds? Take a closer look at the natural world teaming with life around us. Please join us with expert Chris Johnson, who is dedicated to the study of ants, as she shares the fascinating life of ants and their value to our daily lives. Please Save the Date Thursday 3/25/21 for this upcoming iDig2Learn Series: Celebrating Roosevelt Island's Nature presentation... Ants. Super cool at 11 AM. More about Christine Johnson. Christine Johnson is a Curatorial Associate (Collection Manager) in the Division of Invertebrate Zoology at the American Museum of Natural History, where her focus is to care and digitize (database & image) for the estimated 25 million preserved invertebrate specimens in the collection to make it available to researchers and public. Christine first came to NYC many years ago to study ballet at the Joffrey Ballet School. She then received her B.A. in Psychology at NYC and worked with emotionally troubled children before completing her Ph.D. in Biospsychology at The Graduate School and University Center of the City University of New York. Her research focused on understanding the behavioral and chemical ecology of and interactions between ant social parasites and their hosts, with a specialization on raider ants. Christine continued post-doctoral research on the behavioral and chemical ecology of ants at the University of Helsinki, the Catholic University of Leuven and Ohio State University, before returning to New York City.  In her personal life, Chris is a member of the Manhattan Solid Waste Advisory Board and has been very active in the community garden scene, especially in East Harlem.

Youth, Education and Libraries Committee
Mar 25
Community Board 8
505 Park Avenue Suite 620, New York, NY 10022

Thursday, March 25 from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Community Board 8

Youth, Education, and Libraries CommitteeThursday, March 25, 2021 - 6:30 PMThis meeting will be conducted via Zoom For access to the Zoom meeting, sign in by clicking this link.< https://forms.

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