May 4, 2015 President Obama
came all the way to The Bronx as he revealed to the
students of Lehman College his lifelong mission: to help
minorities escape the trap that can lead to alienation,
violence and death. - photo
by Susan Watts Pool for the Daily News http://www.lehman.edu/
Shabbat by the Sea: City Island
The Bronx Jewish Historical Initiative
launched its new website and celebrated the Bronx Jewish
Hall of Fame in partnership with Bronx Borough President
Ruben Diaz Jr.
Havana, May 8 (EFE).- The Bronx Museum of the
Arts will exhibit
'Wild Noise' in Havana from May 21
as part of the Havana Plastic Arts Biennial programme and an
art exchange project with the Cuban National Museum of Fine
WHEN IS IT?
The Bronx Trolley: First Wednesday Arts & Culture Tour runs
on the first Wednesday evening of every month, (except in
the months of January and September).
some great Free Music this summer: The Bronx will
host a series of FREE concerts this summer. Mott Haven residents can listen to
some free music nearby on July 7 at 7 p.m.
in St. Mary's Park, when Our Latin Thing and
Grammy award winner DJ Afro will perform. Our
Latin Thing plays a variety of "Salsa Gorda"
hits, a genre influenced by jazz, soul and rock, while
DJ Afro is a guitarist, composer and producer who has
done more than 50 remixes for artists including The
Beastie Boys and David Byrne. Get out and enjoy some
summer music in the Bronx.
On June 28
from 7 - 8:30 pm,, the Metropolitan Opera
Recital Series will be held in Crotona Park. This event is free for all.
Woodlawn Conservancy is
thrilled to welcome back the Bronx Opera Company on June
28th from 2 - 4 pm for a performance at
our Woolworth Chapel. The performance will include
music by Irving Berlin and other notable composers in
Bronx Food &
Farm Tours 2015
will feature a Youth Tour on July 11.
include the inspiring work of young people who are gardening
in the Bronx. Tours continue monthly until October 24 with The Haunted
Garden. Each tour (except September)
includes a delicious, healthy lunch catered by Bronx-based
B-Blossom. For all events, dates, prices, and
locations. See the full
The Continuing Education & Workforce Development
at Hostos Community
designed to address the
needs of the
South Bronx, Bronx, and Upper Manhattan
Our programs will give you the skills
to do the job:
online directory is designed
to connect Bronx
artists to curators, art enthusiasts, businesses and other
artists worldwide. "It is totally multi-cultural and
includes all different mediums.
Bronx Little Italy
28th 11AM – 4PM. Inviting artists to display and sell
their work on the street. There are no fees to participate
and the space and tables will be provided. For more
information call 718-BX-ITALY or email
Call for Bronx Artists:
seeking to purchase
original artwork for key public
locations at multiple medical center locations.This call is
open to all artists working and/or residing in the Bronx.
Find out more...
Whether you do or you
don't, you will be delighted to catch up with Historian
Bill Twomey's ongoing feature celebrating the
glory of The Bronx, New York.