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, Community, News

RHI is hiring a Communications Assistant

 

 

RHI is looking for a dynamic, engaging, and social media savvy individual to fill the Red Hook WIFI Communications Assistant position! The Red Hook WIFI Communications Assistant will play a key role in generating Red Hook WIFI’s website and social media content and ensuring that the network serves to increase community engagement, thereby strengthening the social network of Red Hook. See the attached description for details. RedHookWIFICommunicationsAssistant            

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, Community, Health

Healthy Relationships Institute

When: June 7-27, 2017

Where: Red Hook Initiative, 767 Hicks St, Big room

Young Adult Program  Red Hook Initiative   Healthy Relationships Institute Every Wednesday in JUNE 11:30am - 1:30pm How do you know if you are in a healthy relationship? What are the ways to increase communication? Where can you get support if you are in an unhealthy relationship? These and other questions will be explored in our 4 week Healthy Relationship Institute  Every Wednesday in June   Wed June 7, 14, 21, and 28 11:30 am to 1:30pm    @Red Hook Initiative, 767 Hicks St,  Big room   Participants who complete all 4 workshops will be eligible for special trips and prizes! To attend please RSVP to vanessa@rhicenter.org

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, Art/Music, Community

Theater of the Oppressed performance of “All Chained Up”

When: Jun 22, 2017 5:00-

Where: Miccio Community Center

We are extremely excited to invite you to our Theater of the Oppressed performance of “All Chained Up”. For the past 12 weeks, our young actors have been putting together a performance addressing community issues such as racism, police brutality, body image and gender roles based on their real-life experiences.   We hope that you all can join us and support our young actors on Thursday, June, 22 at 5pm at the Miccio Community Center for the show.    

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, Business

WorkForce1 Employment Opportunities

 

 

Workforce1 Barclay Event (Final) The Red Hook Initiative is hosting an event on June 14th and June 28th at 11am – 2pm, for young adults ages 25 & up.  This event is recruiting for the position at the Barclay Center.  Flyer is attach which additional information.  Please call (718) 858-6782 ext. 7033 or email Alisa (at) rhicenter.org

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Red Hook CARES

When: Friday, June 16, 2017

Where: RH Justice Center

Red Hook CARES Red Hook CARES works with people of all ages who have witnessed or experienced Gun Violence, Intimate Violence, Dating Violence, Homicide, Assault, Stalking, Childhood Abuse, Sexual Assault, Robbery, Car Crash/DUI, or Gang Violence.  CARES helps to break these patterns of violence in our homes and communities.  Call (347) 404-9910 or stop by the Justice Center at 88 Visitation Place Brooklyn, NY 11231.

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Housing Resource Center

When: Thursday, June 15, 2017

Where: Red Hook Community Justice Center

Housing Resource Center Do you live in NYCHA Red Hook Houses?  The Housing Resource Center at the Red Hook Community Justice Center is here to support you in resolving housing issues.  Help understand Housing Court, fill out court forms, connect to rental assistance and request and obtain repairs. Contact us at: 88 Visitation Place Brooklyn, NY 11231 or call (718) 923-8250 Monday – Friday from9:00am – 1:00pm and 2:30pm – 6:00pm Complete your NYCHA annual review at the Red Hook Community Justice Center!  We will have a computer lab and staff available to assist tenants in completing the annual review online.  Mondays, Tuesdays & Thursdays from 9:00am – 12:30pm; and 2:30pm – 4:30pm.  To schedule an appointment, call (718) 923-8250; walk-ins are welcome!  Please bring your username/code and any supporting documents.

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The Mobile Legal Help Center

When: Jul 11, 2017 10:00-3:00 pm

Where: Red Hook Community Justice Center

The Mobile Legal Help Center The Mobile Legal Help Center is a partnership between New York Legal Assistance Group (NYLAG) and the New York State Courts’ Access to Justice Program that provides legal services to New Yorkers in need.  Private meeting rooms and technology inside the vehicle enable it to function as a full-service office.  The vehicle will be stationed outside the NYLAG flyer 7.2017 Tuesday, July  11, 2017 10:00am – 3:00pm for more information please call (718) 923-8250. To Make an Appointment Please Visit:http://nlag.org/MLHCappointments

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Art/Music

Book Fair

When: Jun 23, 2017 2:30-4:30 pm

Where: Red Hook Library - 7 Wolcott Street, Brooklyn, NY 11231.

  On Friday June 23rd between 2:30 – 4:30pm, AmeriCorps will be holding a book fair in front of Red Hook Library - 7 Wolcott Street, Brooklyn, NY 11231.  We plan to give away free books to children in the community.  Our goal is to encourage children to read during their summer vacation.  MBookFair Flyer 2017ore information or feel free to call (718) 923-8261.

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, Art/Music, Community

TankerTime on MARY A. WHALEN

When: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri at 10:00 am, from May 25, 2017 until August 31, 2017

Where: MARY WHALEN, Pier 11,

FREE, come enjoy the main deck. M-F, 10am-6pm. Second Sundays of the month, 5pm-midnightBring your own food and BYOB. Musicians jam at 9pm of Mediterranean music. Click here for more info

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, Business, Emergency, Food, Health, News

PEACEMAKING

When: Mondays at 9:00 am, from April 27, 2017 until December 31, 2017

Where: Red Hook Community Justice Center 88 Visitation pl. Brooklyn, NY 11231

Chances are you have had some type of disagreement with a friend, family member, or someone you hardly know. Studies show that disagreements occur over six times a day. Come join us at Peacemaking to learn how to better resolve conflicts in your life. Please call or come see us @ the RHCJC Peacemaking program. 718-923-8274

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, Art/Music

Summer Meals

When: Mondays at 1:15 pm, from June 29, 2017 until September 1, 2017

Where: Red Hook Library

We are serving free lunch to individuals 18 years of age and under during the summer! The Summer Meal program will provide delicious and healthy meals every weekday, starting June 29 and continuing through to September 1. At Red Hook Library, we'll even have a program during or immediately after each meal! Mondays: Read and Play (Inclusive) Tuesdays: Project Art Wednesdays: Kids Create Thursdays: Project Art Fridays: Family Movie

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, Recreation/Sports

cherrydivaspa

When: Saturday, March 25, 2017

Where: I will come to your party and ser up for girls ages 4-14

cherrydivaspa offer age appropriate themed parties for girls ,mini manicure, mini pedicures, mini facials, art and craft. My goal is to provide a stylish fun and a memorable experience for divas. cherrydivaspa is great for birthdays,play dates, family fun,hotel parties,or just because.

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, Emergency, News

Brooklyn Greenway Initiative Red Hook Presentation

When: Jun 29, 2017 6:00-7:30 pm

Where: Red Hook Initiative, 767 Hicks Street

The Brooklyn Greenway Initiative will be presenting a conceptual design for how the Greenway can provide emergency access during a flood event and contribute to flood risk reduction in Red Hook. Please join in for a presentation and discussion on these plans. Light refreshments, Spanish translation and childcare will be provided. When: This presentation will take place on June 29th, 6-7:30 pm Where: The Red Hook Initiative at 767 Hicks Street

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, Business, Emergency

SBS Risk Assessment & Grant Program for Businesses Affected by Superstorm Sandy

When: Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Where: Red Hook, Brooklyn

Was your small business impacted by Superstorm Sandy? If so, you may be eligible for an on-site, one-on-one risk assessment through the NYC Department of Small Business Services. Their team of experts will come to your place of business to: 1. Review your physical space, operations, and insurance coverage 2. Make recommendations and provide you with a customized report on how you can be better prepared for future business interruptions Following the assessment, you can receive a grant of up to $3,000 to buy items and equipment recommended for your business, such as a wireless Point-of-Sale system, fireproof storage containers, and portable generators. To qualify: • Your small business needs to have been registered and in operation at the time of the storm in October 2012 • Your business must have been impacted by flooding or power outage as a result of the storm • Your business must still be located in the Sandy flood or power outage zone Visit nyc.gov/businessprep or call 311 for more information and to apply.

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, Business, Emergency, Food, Health, News

PEACEMAKING

When: Mondays at 9:00 am, from April 27, 2017 until December 31, 2017

Where: Red Hook Community Justice Center 88 Visitation pl. Brooklyn, NY 11231

Chances are you have had some type of disagreement with a friend, family member, or someone you hardly know. Studies show that disagreements occur over six times a day. Come join us at Peacemaking to learn how to better resolve conflicts in your life. Please call or come see us @ the RHCJC Peacemaking program. 718-923-8274

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, Art/Music

Red Hook Fest

When: June 9-10, 2017

Where: P.S. 15/Patrick F. Daly School | Louis J. Valentino, Jr. Park & Pier

Contact: Heather Harvey (718) 643-6790 heather@dtetc.org Dance Theatre Etcetera Presents the 24th Annual Red Hook Fest Friday, June 9th to Saturday, June 10th, 2017 Live Music & Dance on the Beautiful Brooklyn Waterfront Opening Night Community Cook Out and DJ Dance Party: Friday, June 9, 2017 (5:30pm-8:30pm) P.S. 15/Patrick F. Daly School (71 Sullivan St, Brooklyn) Festival Main Stage Events: Saturday, June 10, 2017 (2pm-7pm) @ Louis J. Valentino, Jr. Park & Pier (Coffey & Ferris Streets, Brooklyn) FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC Every year the harbor-side neighborhood of Red Hook, Brooklyn comes together for a summer jump-off. The Red Hook Fest features a lineup of professional bands and dance companies, plus free activities for all ages like kayak rides in New York Harbor, face-painting, and an interactive scavenger hunt. The 24th annual Red Hook Fest features an exciting lineup of artists, including musical spoken word duo Climbing PoeTree, theatrical contemporary dance group The Dash Ensemble, Princess Grace Award-winning choreographer Loni Landon and the Loni Landon Dance Project, and the electrifying Dabka and Zaffa team Freedom Dabka Group. The Festival brings out more than 3,500 people throughout the weekend, both local residents and travelers from near and far. The largest single event each year in Red Hook, the festival highlights a one-of-a-kind Brooklyn neighborhood filled with art galleries, great food, and beautiful urban landscapes.   For more information, visit: www.redhookfest.com or heather@dtetc.org (718-643-6790) For hi-res images of 2017 artists and previous Red Hook Fests, visit: Dropbox

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