Bartow Pell Mansion Museum December 2015.
season with our
Holiday Luncheon on December 4th
12:30 - 2 pm.
Michael Storrings will be on hand to sign
copies of his
A Very New York Christmas.
your friends, delicious food and shop for gifts and
Democratic Club 1st Annual Holiday Dinner
Senator Jeff Klein & NYS Assemblyman Mark Gjonaj.
will take place on Tuesday,
December 1st, 2015, from
6 - 9 pm. at Maestro's
Caterers, 1703 Bronxdale Avenue. For
more information and to purchase tickets and/or journal ad, call
347-256-8719, or email
Athletics at St. Mary's Recreation Center (in St. Mary's
Park), Bronx. Tuesday, December 1, 2015, 4:00
p.m.–6:00 p.m. Girls ages 12-17 years are invited to
improve their athletic skills by combining
cardio and weight
training to improve strength and
flexibility along with cardio endurance. Free!
Concert: Swingtime Big Band at Wave Hill House
Sunday, December 6, 2015 (in Wave Hill), Bronx.
2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m. Welcome the holidays with the
20-piece Swingtime Big Band under the direction of
Steven Shaiman. Enjoy the unmistakable combination of reeds,
brass and more. (718) 549-3200 and Ticket Information
New York Road
Runners Open Run: Run for Life - St. Mary's Park
at St. Anns Avenue and East 149th Street (in St. Mary's
Park), Bronx, 9:00 a.m.–10:00 a.m. Join New York Road
Runners for free weekly runs in your neighborhood! Open
to all ages and experience levels. Walkers, strollers,
and dogs on leash are welcome. No advance registration
required. Saturday, December 12, 2015.
A Transition Assistance Program, is a Free,
Service to Military, Veterans and Retirees.
evaluates your civilian-life goals, and
directs you to the Network
Providers who can help you reach them. Submit your documents
the first time you enter the network, and you will never
have to show them again.
Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. Annual Bronx
Chanukah Celebration & Menorah Lighting Ceremony
Tuesday, December 8, 2015 at 12:30 PM. The Bronx
County Building, Veteran's Memorial Hall, 851 Grand
Concourse. RSVP :
firstname.lastname@example.org , 718-590-6116.
to the Bronx! Bring your children to meet him at the
Sparkling Heart of Fordham Celebration
and tree-lighting on December 11 in Bryan Park.
Have fun and
celebrate with Community Board 7 at their annual tree
lighting ceremony on Wednesday, December 9th at
6 pm. Mosholu Parkway Lawn...flyer
Bronx Van Cortlandt House Santa Claus’ Pajama Story Time:
Saturday, December 5, 2015 6:00 – 8:00 pm Hear the
traditional story ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas followed
by a visit from Santa Claus! Bring kids in pajamas, and
bring a camera to take photos!
Reservations are required. Please call (718)
543-3344 after November 15. Meet at Van Cortlandt
House Museum, the oldest building in the Bronx. Enter
the park on foot at Broadway and 246th Street. Free.
the Colonies at the Van Cortlandt House Bronx: Broadway
at West 246th Street, Bronx Contact : (718) 543-3344.
Christmas in the Colonies at the Van Cortlandt House
Every Sunday and Saturday from December 5, 2015 – January
10, 2016 10:00 am – 4:00 pm. Enjoy Van Cortlandt
House decked out in its holiday finery for Saint
Nicholas Day, New Year’s Day, and Twelfth Night.
Free with regular museum
admission. Cost: $5.00 adults, $3.00 seniors
(60+) , $3.00 Students (i.d. required), children 12 and
NYBG HOLIDAY TRAIN SHOW: NOV. 21 2015—JAN. 18 2016.
Enchanting model trains zip through a display of 150
landmarks, each re-created with bark, leaves, and other
natural materials—all under the twinkling glow of the
Enid A. Haupt Conservatory. Marvel at G-scale locomotives
humming along among familiar sights such as the Brooklyn
Bridge, Statue of Liberty, and Rockefeller Center—surprising
at every turn—on nearly a half-mile of track.
For food-related events,
Help a Stranger Have a Meal Today.