Upcoming Events in NYC

Community garden clean-up day at Siempre Verde

Date: 
Sunday, April 20, 2014 - 1:00pm

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Event Date/time: Sunday, April 20, 2014 - 1:00pm ....Location:

* Siempre Verde, 181 Stanton Street. NYC [1]

We'll be shoveling, planting and prepping for Spring and continuing into the summer!

http://svgarden.org/ [2]

Read more [3]

[1] http://times-up.org/event-locations/siempre-verde-181-stanton-street-nyc
[2] http://svgarden.org/
[3] http://times-up.org/calendar/community-garden-clean-day-siempre-verde

Polar Bear Dance Ride

Date: 
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 - 6:15pm

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Event Date/time: Tuesday, April 22, 2014 - 6:15pm ...
. Location:

* Union Square South [1]

Put on your best polar bear outfit and grab your bicycle! Come celebrate Earth Day on a Polar Bear Dance Ride with Time's Up! to raise awareness about climate change.

Read more
http://times-up.org/event-locations/union-square-south
http://times-up.org/calendar/polar-bear-dance-ride

Jazz Liberation!

Date: 
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 - 7:00pm
Location: 
Downtown Music and Variety, 324 Orange Road Montclair, NJ

April 22nd, 2014 7:00 PM
BRECHT IN THE BURBS
Co-sponsored by Downtown Music and Variety
Jazz Liberation!
The Red Microphone
Come join The Red Microphone performing in Montclair, New Jersey.

Vibes/Percussion ••••• John Pietaro
Tenor & Soprano Saxes/Flutes ••••• Ras Moshe
Alto & Soprano Saxes ••••• Rocco John Iacovone
Bass ••••• Philip Sirois

Two sets @ 7 & 9 pm

http://www.dissidentarts.com/

Sliding scale: $6/$10/$15
Free for Brecht Forum Subscribers

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Location
Downtown Music and Variety
324 Orange Road
Montclair, NJ 07042
United States

Global Capitalism: Monthly Economic Update

Date: 
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 - 7:30pm - 10:00pm
Location: 
The New School — 66 West 12th Street, Room A404 — New York, NY 10011

Global Capitalism: Monthly Economic Update
Rick Wolff

Co-sponsors: democracyatwork.info & The New School Design & Urban Ecologies Program

In addition to our usual short takes on major economic events of the past month, April's meeting will focus on these topics:
* Why the so-called “recovery” since 2010 has bypassed most Americans and served/saved chiefly corporations and the rich.
* Why there has not yet been a sustained social movement to protest and change the biased policies that produce so lopsided a “recovery”

Critical Mass: Manhattan

Date: 
Friday, April 25, 2014 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Location: 
Union Square Park North

Critical Mass is a spontaneous celebration of what our streets could look like. This fun group ride encourages new cyclists and creates safer streets and new green infrastructure.
Strap some music to your bike and make sure to bring the appropriate lights and bells.Meets the last Friday of every month at Union Square Park North

http://times-up.org/index.php?page=critical-mass

http://times-up.org/calendar/detail.php?calendarid=2566

Free Marissa Alexander: Mobilizing Meeting and Fundraiser

Date: 
Friday, April 25, 2014 - 7:00pm
Location: 
Freedom Hall, 113 W.128th St., Harlem, between Malcolm X Blvd. and 7th Ave. Subways #2 or 3 to 125th St.
Contact: 

Robin Strauss 212 222-0633 (office) or rls4peace@optonline.net

Join Radical Women and CONNECT for a film showing of “Crime After Crime,” followed by a discussion of how we can mobilize our support for Marissa Alexander and battle domestic violence. This documentary focuses on the injustices against a domestic abuse survivor who is incarcerated for the killing of her brutally abusive boyfriend and parallels the case of Marissa Alexander who faces a possible 60 year sentence for simply firing a warning shot in self-defense against her abusive husband.

Coalition to Ban Horse Drawn Carriages Educational Demo

Date: 
Saturday, April 26, 2014 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Location: 
59th St. & 5th Avenue, north side of Central Park South west of Fifth Avenue

Please join the Coalition to Ban Horse-Drawn Carriages and concerned activists to protest the inhumane, cruel and abusive horse-drawn carriage trade.

Stand with us as we educate tourists and others not to take these rides.

Supporting the carriage trade is supporting institutionalized cruelty. It is legal now, but its days are numbered.

Please speak out for the exploited carriage enslaved carriage horses.

We cannot do this without you.

WHEN: Saturday April 26th - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

South Bronx Waterfront Bike Tour

Date: 
Saturday, April 26, 2014 - 1:00pm

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Event Date/time: Saturday, April 26, 2014 - 1:00pm ..
.. Location:

* Brook Park [1]

Meet at Brook Park between 140 & 141st Streets at the corner of Brook Ave in the South Bronx.

Read more

http://times-up.org/event-locations/brook-park
http://times-up.org/calendar/south-bronx-waterfront-bike-tour

Brooklyn Waterfront Tour

Date: 
Sunday, April 27, 2014 - 1:00pm

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Event Date/time: Sunday, April 27, 2014 - 1:00pm ....Location:

* Brooklyn Bridge Park [1]

Meet at Brooklyn Bridge Park, rain or shine.

Read more

http://times-up.org/event-locations/brooklyn-bridge-park
http://times-up.org/calendar/brooklyn-waterfront-tour

Class, Crime and International Film Noir

Date: 
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 - 7:30pm
Location: 
Brecht Forum @ The Commons, 388 Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn, NY

April 30th, 2014 7:30 PM
TALES OF THE 1%: NOIR AND CAPITALISM
Class, Crime and International Film Noir
Dennis Broe, with Steven Wishnia

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