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Art/Culture Calendar


Hudson River Museum Website for exciting and fun activities for families and adults, tours of current exhibits and Glenview Mansion

​http://www.hrm.org


Blue Door Art Center 

http://bluedoorartcenter.org/calendar-bdac


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ENVIRONMENTAL EVENTS


​Upcoming Free - A- Tree Vine Cutting Events!

Take an action against invasive vines along the Saw Mill River. Come lop with us!

[hastings vine-cutters]

Next Free-A-Tree Dec. 9th on the OCA in Yonkers
Join us on Saturday, Dec. 9th in removing invasive porclainberry and bittersweet vines along the southern section of the Old Croton Aqueduct in Yonkers. Access the trail  from Lawton Street near Mclean Ave. For locating via GPS, use 113 Lawton St. Yonkers (near Mclean Ave.) as your destination. Street parking can be found on Lawton St. and along adjacent neighboring streets. For public transit directions, take the 4/Bedford Park bus line to Mclean/Lawton Street stop and walk two blocks to the site. We'll provide tools and materials for the day, but please dress appropriately for the weather and working in a wooded area.
For more details and to register please see our page to register and

SEE INFORMATION ABOUT VINE CUTTING
http://www.groundworkhv.org

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The Department of Public Works: Snow Emergency Routes are in effect during snow storm of usually 12" or more


Yonkers Police Fourth Precinct Community Council Meetings 

​When: 3rd Thursday of each month 7:00 pm

Where: 53 Shonnard Place

 

Captain Emil Cavorti, 

Commanding Officer

Assisted by Lieutenant Lawrence Block

Executive Officer

 

What happens in our precinct is all part of the big picture. Please plan to attend the Fourth Precinct Community Council Meetings to receive community updates on crime and its prevention

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SATURDAY, DECEMBER 9


YWCA Holiday Brunch Fundraiser

11:00am-2:00pm

87 South Broadway

Yonkers, NY

$25 donation

Tickets:  Toni 914-646-3588 

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The City of Yonkers Commission on Human Rights and YWCA Yonkers will celebrate International Human Rights Day on Saturday, December 9, 2017 at The Riverview, 1 Warburton Avenue, Hastings on Hudson, NY from 8:30 to 11:00AM. Our theme is “Stand Up for Human Rights.”

International Human Rights Day is observed every year to commemorate the ratification of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights by the United Nations on December 10, 1948. On December 9th, Yonkers will join many around the globe to celebrate the standard that "All human beings are born with equal and inalienable rights and fundamental freedoms.”

This year’s keynote speaker,  Dr. Ross McDonald, Chief Medical Officer, NYC Health Services will share his thoughts on health care as a human right.


Community Award Recipients: Hector Santiago, Founder of Stop and Shake, Walk to Albany for Mental Health, Community Leader, Ariel Pennington-Reyes, PEARLS student, performed in “It’s Easy”, an anti-bullying play, Johanna Tramantano, formerly of Yonkers Public School district, facilitated the human rights essay contest in past years and acted as our liaison to district and YPS Human Rights Essay Contest winners!

Event tickets are $20 per person.  For more information or to purchase tickets, call us at (914) 377-6313. 

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WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 13

Hudson River Community Association

HOLIDAY PARTY

Come meet Your Neighbors, Enjoy food, music and much more

7:30pm-9:00pm

Nepperhan Community Center

342 Warburton Avenue

Yonkers, NY

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FRIDAY, DECEMBER 15
Sister to Sister International KWANZAA JAM 2017

Fun and Educational for the whole family
6:30pm to 9:30pm
Nepperhan Community Center
342 Warburton Avenue
Yonkers, NY

​Log onto Eventbrite at: https://stsikwanzaa17.eventbrite.com
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YWCA  Toy Drive/Holiday Fest

Toys accepted daily through Friday 15 for children 0-12 years old
8:00am - 9:00 pm
 
Holiday seasons are filled with fun and happiness. Please help us bring smiles on faces of the children of the Yonkers community by donating an unwrapped toy in support of our Annual Children's Holiday Fest taking place on Saturday, December 16. We are accepting unwrapped gifts for children ages 0-12 years old. YWCA Yonkers is looking forward to your support in making this holiday special for a child!

contact: pearlywcayonkers@gmail.com

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Hudson River Community
        Association of Northwest Yonkers, Inc.
                                            Founded 1978F
                                                                                     P.O. Box 866, Yonkers, NY 10702-0866
                                                                            mail@hudsonrivercommunityassociation.org
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