Red Hook Hub Weekly

, Art/Music, Community, Food

Red Hook Initiative Pop Up Shop!

When: Oct 20, 2017 5:00-9:00 pm

Where: Red Hook Initiative 767 Hicks St. Red Hook, Brooklyn

Support local vendors. Stop by the RHI Pop Up Shop for food, clothing, jewelry & more! Tables are free for Red Hook residents. Contact shaquana.cooke@rhicenter.org for more information. Flyer

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Art/Music, Recreation/Sports

Saturday Activities @ Miccio center

When: Saturdays at 10:00 am, from October 1, 2017 until October 1, 2018

Where: Miccio Community Center 110 west 9th street

Open to ages 13 & up Gym, theater, weight room, computers. A program of Good Shepherd Services (718) 243-1528. Post Courtesy of Red Hook Star Revue

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Construction Hiring Event

When: Oct 17, 2017 1:00-3:00 pm

Where: Red Hook Initiative 767 Hicks St. Red Hook, Brooklyn

See flyer for details. For more information email or call Alisa at alisa@rhicenter.org/ 718-858-6782 ext. 7033.  

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, Art/Music, Health

Parent Workshop: Every Child Ready to Read

When: Oct 19, 2017 6:30-7:30 pm

Where: Red Hook Library

Research shows it’s never too early to prepare children to learn to read! That’s why the Library offers Every Child Ready to Read workshops for parents and caregivers of children 0-6 years old. This workshop will give you the tools to help your little ones develop the skills they will need to succeed in school – and have fun in the process! Register at: https://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/parent-workshop-every-red-hook-library-101917

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, Community

Stepping Out Against Domestic Violence

When: Thu, Oct 19, 2017 3:30 pm

Where: Red Hook Community Justice Center 88 Visitation Place

Red Hook CARES presents “Stepping Out Against Domestic Violence”– Join us for a peace walk around the community in an effort to spread awareness about Domestic Violence, in honor of Domestic Violence Awareness Month.  Meet up at the Red Hook Community Justice Center on Thursday, October 19, 2017 at 3:30pm.  You can make your own signs to carry during the walk or join us at 2:30pm in the Mock Court Room to make signs together.  Be sure to wear purple!

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, Art/Music, Community, Food, Recreation/Sports

Red Hook Harvest Festival

When: Oct 21, 2017 11:00-4:00 pm

Where: Red Hook Community Farm 560 Columbia St. Red Hook, Bklyn

Come out and enjoy Food, Animals, Games, Pumpkins, Contests, DJ's at the Red Hook Community Farm. 1-2:30 pm Pumpkin Carving Competition, Apple Bobbing, Hot Pepper Challenge. $5 donation, no one turned away www.added-value.org/harvestfest2017

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What's Going On in Red Hook

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AmeriCorps Opportunity for Students

When: Friday, April 21, 2017

 

We are currently recruiting AmeriCorps members to join the Red Hook Community Resilience Corps as our minimum time members. Youth between the ages of 17-24 who may be pursuing a HSE/ HS diploma are eligible to apply. We have a summer program and school year that youth can choose from. Click here for more info

School Year– You will be responsible for 300 hours; most hours will be completed from attending classes. On Fridays, you would come to the Justice Center for workshops and mentoring sessions. They will work one on one with another AmeriCorps member. Members will receive an educational award of $1,221. The program will run between May and October.

Summer Program– You will be responsible for 300 hours, some of these hours will come from attending class.  The majority of the hours will be from their participation in our Summer Internship program in which they will be trained and place at a site, enhancing their job skills. Members will receive a stipend of $800-$900 in addition to the education award of $1,221. The program will run between June and September.