Red Hook Hub Weekly

, Emergency, Health, Information, News

Coronavirus Information and Resources

When: Apr 27-May 31, 2020

 

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April 2020: Coronavirus Update Here (download) NYC SCHOOLS TO CONTINUE REMOTE LEARNING FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE 2019-2020 SCHOOL YEAR. MORE INFORMATION FROM THE NYC DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION HERE. Click here to view a video by RHI's Youth Leaders on Coronavirus. 

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Community, Emergency, Food

Red Hook Farms: Veggie Distribution

When: Monday, April 27, 2020

Where: Red Hook Farms

*Para español, desplácese hacia abajo* Red Hook Farms is offering produce boxes in three ways: Pick Up at the Miccio: 12pm - 3pm on Wednesdays (First come, first serve!)  Pick up at the Farm (in front of Ikea) 2pm - 4pm on Wednesdays (First come, first serve!) Deliveries for those with medical or mobility issues: sign up by emailing veggies@rhicenter.org or fill out this form   This week's box (5/6)  includes: Red Onion Beets Carrots Green Beans Green Bell Pepper Kale Salad Mix Apple, Fuji     *Thank you to Red Hook Relief mutual aid volunteers for leading our local deliveries! Sign up to volunteer here.     Red Hook Farms ofrece cajas de productos de tres maneras:   Recogida en el Miccio: 12pm - 3pm los miércoles (¡Primero en llegar, primer servicio!) Recogida en el Farm (en frente de Ikea): 4pm - 3pm los miércoles (¡Primero en llegar, primer servicio!) Entregas para personas con problemas médicos o de movilidad: regístrese enviando un correo electrónico a veggies@rhicenter.org o complete este formulario   Cebolla roja Remolacha Zanahorias Ejotes Pimiento verde col rizada Ensalada Mix Manzana, fuji * ¡Gracias a los voluntarios de ayuda mutua de Red Hook Relief por liderar nuestras entregas locales! Regístrese para ser voluntario aquí.    

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, Art/Music

HIP-HOP Dance Class!

When: Wednesdays at 3:00 pm, from May 13, 2020 until June 10, 2020

Where: Zoom visit www.hookarts.org and register

Join Red Hook's own Andre' Esanasson for virtual 45 minute hip-hop dance class!

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, Art/Music

Salsa Class

When: Mondays at 3:00 pm, from May 11, 2020 until June 8, 2020

Where: Zoom visit www.hookarts.org and register

Join Sandra Horn for a 45 minute Salsa Class and get your body moving!

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Community, Emergency, Food

Food Resources

When: Monday, May 11, 2020

 

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, Community, Emergency

Red Hook Business Impact Survey – COVID 19

When: Wednesday, April 1, 2020

 

Red Hook Business Association is collecting information from Red Hook Businesses to gauge the impact on business operations and sales during the COVID-19 outbreak. Please fill out this short survey so we can gather more information and derive solutions on how we can help. Access the survey here

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, Business, Community, Information

Important phone numbers for the Red Hook Community Justice Center

When: Monday, March 16, 2020

 

Staff is still here to support you and is fielding calls and emails. Please reach out with questions using the contact information below: DEFENSE ATTORNEYS Legal Aid Society (718) 237-2000 Brooklyn Defender Services (917) 426-5616 OTHER AGENCIES Clerk's Office (718) 923-8270 District Attorney's Office (718) 250-2001 or (718) 250-4782 PROGRAM STAFF Community Service/Social Services (347) 813-0318 or (917) 860-7494 GED (Pathways to Graduation) 718-208-7324 Housing Resource Center (347) 216-5738 or email joyr@nycourts.gov / emcgoldrick@nycourts.gov Neighborhood Safety Initiatives/MAP (917) 971-6355 Peacemaking (917) 319-0121 Red Hook CARES (victim services) 646-573-4665 Youth Programs/AmeriCorps (929) 277-8554

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, Community, Emergency, Housing

NYCHA is halting residential evictions for as long as the City is under a state of emergency.  

When: Monday, March 16, 2020

 

NYCHA encourages households experiencing a loss of income to access our rent hardship program. You may qualify for a rent reduction if all the following conditions are met: There is at least a 5% reduction to gross income; Current rent is more than 30% of the net household income; and Reduction in income has lasted at least two months. Residents can request a rent reduction by completing an Interim Recertification via the NYCHA Self-Service Portal or by calling their Property Management Office to request a paper form be mailed to your home. If your household experiences a complete loss of income, you may qualify for NYCHA’s Zero Income Policy; please call your property management office to participate in the required eligibility interview.  https://www1.nyc.gov/site/nycha/index.page

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, Community, Emergency, Information

Online Connectivity and Learning

When: Monday, March 16, 2020

 

Hello Families,  NYC just announced DOE Schools will close this week. Here are resources on how to get connected for families without WIFI, and resources to help with online learning and social connection. We practiced with an online sing-a-long this weekend and kids loved it.  Connect to free online resources here...

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What's Going On in Red Hook

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Business, Information

FREE TAX PREPARATION

When: Mon & Sat at 10:00 am, from January 27, 2020 until April 13, 2020

 

Tax services information with Community Services:

Community Services is partnering with Grow Brooklyn and Single Stop for FREE tax preparation this season. We have tax preparers on-site this season Schedule: 1/27/2020 - 4/13/2020 Mondays 10am-3pm Saturdays 10am-3pm All who are interested in filing their taxes with Community Services can do so by contacting our hotline at 347-844-0220 or via link https://growbrooklynfree.as.me/FifthAve Filing back years, up to 3 years, amended taxes and ITIN applicants are welcomed Filing income guidelines Family: $65,000 Individual: $45,000

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CORA DANCE COMMUNITY YOGA

When: Mon, Wed, Sun, from January 19, 2020 until January 31, 2020

Where: Cora Dance 358 Van Brunt St, Red Hook, Brooklyn 11231

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, , , Community, Health, Information

Healthy Families Red Hook

When: Mondays, from December 17, 2019 until December 31, 2020

Where: We come to you!

Is Healthy Families Red Hook for YOU? Are YOU expecting a baby or are the parent of an infant younger than 3 months of age? If YOU answered YES to any of the questions, then Healthy Families Red Hook is for you! Contact Information: Call Shaqwanda at (347) 638-3051 Call Ronda at (347) 638-3064 Email: HealthyFamilies@nyulangone.org

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Employment, Information

Recruiting US Census Workers

When: Jan 23, 2020 12:00-4:00 pm

Where: Red Hook Library, 7 Wolcott Street

The U.S. Census Bureau is currently hiring for a variety of temporary full-time and flexible part-time jobs for the 2020 Census, including census takers, office staff, and supervisory staff. No resumes or cover letters are required to apply. Pay rates start at $28 per hour! During this recruiting event, you will learn about the importance of the Census, the available job opportunities, and how to apply on-the-spot. Representatives from the United States Census Bureau will be at this event to assist you. To be eligible, you must: Be at least 18 years old Be a U.S. citizen Have a valid Social Security number Have a valid, working email address. Be registered with the Selective Service System or have a qualifying exemption, if you are a male born after Dec. 31, 1959 If you have already submitted an online application, you do not need to attend this event. Learn more about Census jobs at https://2020census.gov/en/jobs https://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/recruiting-2020-us-census-red-hook-main-floor-20200123

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Recreation/Sports

Chess Workshop

When: Thursdays at 5:30 pm, from January 9, 2020 until February 27, 2020

Where: Red Hook Library, 7 Wolcott Street

Learn to play or improve your game, with instructor Reinaldo Duran Trujillo from 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm. For beginners or advanced players.

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Art/Music

ProjectArt Free Art Classes for Kids

When: Thursdays at 3:15 pm, from January 16, 2020 until May 28, 2020

Where: Red Hook Library, 7 Wolcott Street

ProjectArt offers free art classes at Red Hook Library during the 2019-20 school year! Explore, create, and express yourself through visual art. Registration is required! Register at projectart.org/enroll. Thursdays 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 elizabeth@projectart.org

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Lost Ones: A GROUP FOR PEOPLE WHO HAVE LOST LOVED ONES TO VIOLENCE

When: Mar 3, 2020 6:00-8:00 pm

Where: 135 Richards St Apt 1D

Red Hook Cares Presents: Lost Ones a group for people who have lost loved one to violence. The meeting are every first Tuesday of the Month until May 2020. For questions or to RSVP contact Dori at 646-573-4665 or email her at scalletd@courtinnovation.org Child care will be provided and food will be served.

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