Red Hook Hub Weekly

, , Employment

Apply for Red Hook Local Leaders 2019!

When: Feb 13-May 8, 2019

Where: RHI 767 Hicks Street

We have begun recruiting for Local Leaders 2019. If you or any one of your participants are interested in applying, the application is attache. We are accepting anyone who is aged 24 plus. I have also posted the link to our electronic application that is now available online. If anyone has any questions, you can see myself, Shaquana Cooke  or Catherine McBride. Red Hook Local Leaders  


, Employment

City Seasonal Aides



NYCHA is hiring City Seasonal Aides (Job ID: 91406) to assist with pest proofing buildings and backfill rat burrows in support of NYCHA’s rat reduction initiative. Salary: $15/hr Send your resume to or call 212-306-3922/212-306-3980


, Employment

Red Hook Playgroup is hiring!

When: Feb 12-Apr 30, 2019

Where: 295 Columbia Street

Red Hook Playgroup is hiring! We are a progressive preschool on Columbia Street, and we're looking for 1-2 FABULOUS teachers to join our incredible team. Please visit our website to learn about our school, and click the contact page for a link to the full job description. Please note: we're looking for teachers with a masters degree and/or NY state teacher certification. Looking forward to meeting you!    


, , Community, Information

Resilient RedHook February Meeting

When: Feb 11, 2019 6:30-12:00 am

Where: Realty Collective at 351 Van Brunt Street

February meeting of Resilient Red Hook will be held this coming Monday 2/11 at the Realty Collective at 351 Van Brunt St. at 6:30 in the evening. On our agenda for this week will be  an update on today's meeting with David Green of Perkins and Will an update on the Community Solar Meet up tonight. A presentation of the National Science Foundation MART Resilience Visioning tool By Dr William Solecki Co-Chair of the New York City Panel on Climate Change. We look forward to seeing every one !


Saturday Activities at Miccio center

When: Feb 9, 2019 10:00-5:00 pm

Where: 110 West 9th Street

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


, Recreation/Sports

Street Soccer USA – Toddlers Program

When: Feb 14, 2019 3:00-4:30 pm

Where: Rec Center 155 Bay Street, Brooklyn, NY 11231

t Soccer USa and Soccers Shots are partnering up to continue the fun with our Toddlers (2 to 4 year olds). Come join us at the Red Hook Rec Center.Every Thursday: 3pm to 3:40pm – (2 to 3 year olds) 3:50 – 4:30pm (4 to 5 year olds). For additional information email: 646-918-9839 and ask for Coach Ziham


, Art/Music, Community

ProjectArt After-School Program

When: Wed & Thu at 3:30 pm, from February 13, 2019 until February 13, 2019

Where: Red Hook Library, 7 Wolcott Street

ProjectArt offers free art classes at Red Hook Library during the 2018-19 school year. Explore, create, and express through visual art. Registration is required! Register at Full schedule: Ages 5-10 Every Wednesday, 3:30-4:30pm Ages 4-7 Every Thursday, 3:15-4:15pm Ages 8-12 Every Thursday, 4:15-5:15pm *To participate you must be able to attend all classes. Registration required. Schedule subject to change. Please email any questions to



Roots n Ruckus!

When: Feb 13, 2019 9:00-11:00 pm

Where: Jalopy Theatre and School of Music, 315 Columbia St, Brooklyn, NY 11231

Jalopy Theater Presents, "Roots n Ruckus," a night of folk, old-time and blues music every Wednesday.


Art/Music, Community

FREE Valentine’s Day Photoshoot

When: Feb 14, 2019 3:00-4:00 pm

Where: Red Hook Library

Stop by the Red Hook Library for a special opportunity to have your photo taken for Valentine's Day! You will have the option to have your photo(s) printed or sent to your email. The pictures are yours to keep and give away!


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, Community, Information

The Green New Deal Livestream

When: Feb 5, 2019 7:00-9:30 pm

Where: 153 Coffey Street

How do jobs and economy relate to climate change? This is a PROGRESSIVE VISION for ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY and ECONOMIC STABILITY. A plan that would transform our economy and society at the scale needed to stop the climate crisis. All are welcome to come learn, discuss, and engage about transforming Red Hook with the vision of the New Green Deal.


, , Business, Community

Friday Collectives: Renewable Energy Plans for Red Hook

When: Feb 8, 2019 7:00-9:00 pm

Where: RE:GEN:CY 22 commerce St

Join us for an information session and discussion about renewable energy plans for Red Hook. This event is part of a monthly series, Friday Collectives, exploring how our local communities can become more regenerative and self-sufficient. Please register for free by emailing When: Friday Feb 8th from 7-9pm. Beer and snacks served. Where: RE:GEN:CY 22 Commerce St Presentations from: --Gita Nandan who will be discussing the feasibility study for the Red Hook Microgrid and Resilient Red Hook's current plants for community solar --Paige Medley from Autogrid on microgrids 101 and trends in successful community projects --RE:GEN:CY on different models of organizing community solar


, Community, Information

Become A Community Committee Member for The Alex House Project

When: Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Where: 76 Lorraine Street (2nd Floor of Bumble Bee Daycare)

We are looking for someone who is directly from the Red Hook community and has a passion for helping young families. Requirements Available to meet monthly (in person or video) Creative ideas/thinker Willing to invest time Willing to provide input towards the organization goals A team player Perks Dinner served at in-person meetings Attend fundraising events with one guest Attend annual trips (movies, amusement parks, etc) Alex House Project gear (t-shirt, hat, polo shirt) Reach out to (board committee in the subject line)



Up to the TASC? – High School Equivalency Diploma Classes

When: Wednesdays at 10:15 am, from February 6, 2019 until February 27, 2019

Where: Red Hook Community Justice Center - 88 Visitation Place, Brooklyn, NY 11231

Pathways to Graduation - sign up today and obtain your TASC diploma and open doors to new opportunities! Our program allows you to: Gain Knowledge, Obtain an Internship, and Earn Money. You must be 17.5 - 21 years old. Placement Test Dates: February 6th, 13th, 20th and 27th at 10:15AM. For more information contact (718) 923-8256


Business, Information, News

Free Civil Legal Services coming to Red Hook!

When: Feb 13, 2019 10:00-3:00 pm

Where: Red Hook Community Justice Center - 88 Visitation Place, Brooklyn, NY 11231

The Mobile Legal Help Center is a partnership between the New York Legal Assistance Group (NYLAG) and the New York State Courts’ Access to Justice Program that provides free civil legal services to New Yorkers in need. Private meeting rooms and technology inside the vehicle enable it to function as a full-service office. Staff onboard will provide FREE legal assistance on issues related to: Housing (tenants only), public benefits, debt management, immigration, divorce, custody, etc. The vehicle will be stationed in front of the Red Hook Community Justice Center on Wednesday, February 13, 2019. For more information please call (718) 923-8250. To make an appointment please visit:


Art/Music, Community, Health, Recreation/Sports

Cora Dance Yoga Class

When: Tuesdays at 7:15 am, from March 5, 2019 until March 29, 2019

Where: Cora Dance: 358 Van Brunt Street

During the month of March, Cora Dance will be offering an intro yoga class every Tuesday and Friday from 7:00-8:15am. Whether you are a true beginner, or looking to improve your practice, we would love to see you in class! For students who register for the full program (8 classes, March 5-March 29) we are offering a sliding scale tuition rate. The suggested rate is $160, while the minimum is just $35! Register for the full four weeks by calling Rebekah in the office at 718-858-2520, emailing Rebekah at or stopping by the office at 358 Van Brunt Street during office hours. Students encouraged to bring their own yoga mats. Cora will have a few in house for those who need to borrow one.


, Recreation/Sports

Street Soccer USA – Toddlers Program.

When: Thursdays at 3:00 pm, from January 24, 2019 until March 14, 2019

Where: Rec Center 155 Bay Street, Brooklyn, NY 11231

Street Soccer USa and Soccers Shots are partnering up to continue the fun with our Toddlers (2 to 4 year olds). Come join us at the Red Hook Rec Center. Every Thursday: 3pm to 3:40pm - (2 to 3 year olds) 3:50 - 4:30pm (4 to 5 year olds) For additional information email: 646-918-9839 and ask for Coach Ziham Visit US