East Side Community Calendar
Grab your Easter bonnet and stroll along Fifth Avenue in the annual Easter Parade. This New York City tradition kicks off at 49th Street near St. Patrick's Cathedral and travels up Fifth Avenue to 55th Street. Be sure to wear your Sunday best!
Meet with a pro-bono attorney to get free legal advice on housing, including: Landlord-Tenant law, Eviction prevention, Illegal lockouts, Succession rights, Rent disputes, Repairs, Section 8, Senior Citizen Rent Increase Exemption (SCRIE), Disability Rent Increase Exemption (DRIE), Housing subsidies, Tenant rights and more.
Join Earth Day Initiative at their annual outdoor Earth Day New York 2017 event as we kick off our Count to 50 campaign! The event features dozens of exhibitors, including environmental non-profits, green businesses, kids' activities, and live performances. With more than 70 organizations represented, there is something for everyone.
Looking to make a simple green change to your lifestyle? Bring your utility bill to Earth Day Initiative's booth at E. 17th and Park Ave. to make the switch to clean energy in just minutes and also get $25 off your next bill! You can also make the switch now at countto50.org.
Free and open to all seniors, their families and Health Aides.
- Community group tables
- Workshops on senior housing rights
- Financial planning
- Food demonstrations
- Domino tournament
- Dance performances
Meet confidentially with a professional to complete advance healthcare directives (health care proxy and living will) or get free advice on advanced legal planning (wills, powers of attorney, guardianship and estates). Learn more about Total Life Choices (TLC) Program from New York Legal Assistance Group (NYLAG).
The Department of Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery is hosting a free oral cancer screening event for men and women 18 years of age and older. No appointment necessary!
Help to protect our trees!
Volunteers needed for the Spring Mulching Event!
Gloves, bags, and safety vests will be provided.