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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Free Legal Clinic

When: Nov 1, 2017 6:00-8:00 pm

Where: 201 Columbia St. Brooklyn, NY 11231

The Carroll Gardens Association and the Brooklyn Law School Center for Urban Business Entrepreneurship are coming together to provide free 30 minute 1-on-1 legal consultations regarding entity formation, licensing and permitting, contracts and leases, and intellectual property. Space is limited so please contact Elyse at ehighstreet@cganyc.org with your name, contact info, business, and questions to reserve a spot.

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Business, News

Job Opportunity!

When: September 5-29, 2017

Where: Red Hook Community Justice Center

Are you from the Red Hook community and interested in working to make our community safer and stronger? The Center for Court Innovation is seeking an Engagement Coordinator for a new community program that will support the Mayor’s Action Plan for Neighborhood Safety (MAP). Underway since 2015 and led by the Mayor’s Office of Criminal Justice, MAP is a comprehensive strategy to enhance public safety and strengthen community well-being in 15 public housing developments across New York City, including the Red Hook Houses. Red Hook’s MAP Engagement Coordinator will work closely with the Red Hook Community Justice Center to convene local stakeholder groups to discuss, identify, and prioritize community initiatives, access and analyze data, identify and leverage resources, monitor community conditions, and implement projects that address local concerns and enhance public safety and well-being. Current or former NYCHA residents strongly encouraged to apply. To apply or learn more about this opportunity, go to: http://www.courtinnovation.org/employment/engagement-coordinator

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, Business

One-on-One Computer Training

When: Tuesdays at 4:00 pm, from August 8, 2017 until December 19, 2017

Where: Red Hook Library

Did you know that the Red Hook Library offers FREE one-on-one computer training? Learn basic computer skills, or get more advanced training from our technology experts. We have a drop-in labs on Tuesdays, but you can make appointments for more in-depth training, too!

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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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