Wong Family Association Lunar New Year Celebration - Feb 28, 2016 



American Shanghai General Business Council Inc. &
Ninbo Merchants Association, Inc. Lunar New Year Celebration
Feb 27, 2016



Official Transfer of Seal to New CCBA President Jerry Shao - March 1, 2016

Community Board 3 Transportation Committee
Mar 8 at 6:30 PM

Proposal for Chrystie Street Two-Way Bicycle Path (Houston - Cananl) Safety Improvements.

SBA Resources for Women | US Govt Hits Women's Contracting Goal
Mar 8 at 2:00 PM

Women today make up nearly 29 percent of all U.S. business owners, and according to data from U.S. Census Bureau, women's entrepreneurship is on the rise. In this webinar you will hear from the SBA and Jane Wurwand.  More Info 
Learn How to do Business with MTA
Mar 8

If you are a certified Minority, Women - owned, Disadvantaged, or Small Business Enterprise looking to gain access to contracting opportunities at the MTA.  More Info 
After Hours: Beyond the Facade Art and Architecture Tour
Thu, Mar 10, 2016 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM

Discover the synagogue's most surprising features while enjoying a glass of wine and good company. See if you can detect what is original and what is restored. Learn about the building's newest element, a contemporary stained-glass artwork by artist Kiki Smith and architect Deborah Gans.  More Info
Curators' Tour: Architecture and the Built Environment in Chinese American Communities
Thu, Mar 10, 2016 @ 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Join a curator-led talk and tour of SUB URBANISMS: Casino Urbanization, Chinatowns, and the Contested American Landscape and Chinese Style: Rediscovering the Architecture of Poy Gum Lee, 1923-1968.  More Info
Concert: The Jewish Music of Provence
Sun, Mar 13 AT 3:00 PM

This quartet of celebrated klezmer musicians delves into the lost corners of the Yiddish-speaking communities of Europe and discovers a treasure trove of Judéo-Provençal songs.  Enjoy beautiful melodies from Romania, Moldova, Ukraine and France with Eléonore Weill (wooden flutes, vocals), Pete Rushefsky (tsimbl), Jake Shulman-Ment (violin) and Jordan Morton (bass).  More Info 
MOCACREATE: Nature Prints
Sat, Mar 19, 2016 @ 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Make your very own sunlight cyanotype prints! Journey through the suburban gardens represented in our special exhibition, SUB URBANISMS (before it closes on March 27!) and use natural materials, such as leaves, ferns, flowers, and even your own drawings, to create a cool print!   More Info
Up With Aging! Successful Aging & Your Brain
Sun, Mar 20 at 12:30 PM

RSVP online at UpWithAging.eventbrite.com or call (212) 669-4564.  More Info
Born to Lead : Defining Success
Wednesday, Mar 23, 2016 @ 6:00pm - 9:00pm

The AWIB corporate Asian women's leadership forum highlights the role Asian women play in the executive suite. Asian women from diverse industries come together to celebrate and discuss the many experiences, tools, and resources that have inspired them to become leaders within their professions.   More Info
Women Entrepreneurs NYC
 
To support her family, Colombian immigrant Maria Cano began cooking out of a food truck and developed a reputation for her delicious arepas - now she owns the Arepa Lady restaurant in Queens.  More Info
How Chinatown's oldest dim sum spot keeps pork buns coming every day
 
Most dim sum eateries in Chinatown serve bite-sized delicacies selected off of a cart and only at Sunday brunch. But there's one Chinatown café that serves dim sum every day, at every meal, seemingly around-the-clock, and delivered fresh to your table, not from a cart: the Nom Wah Tea Parlor.  More Info
Evictions Are Down by 18%; New York City Cites Increased Legal Services
By Mireya Navarro / www.nytimes.com
 
Evictions in New York City dropped last year to their lowest level in a decade, as the administration of Mayor Bill de Blasio bolstered efforts to prevent more New Yorkers from becoming homeless.  More Info
Attention, business owners: Some relief on filing taxes
By Aaron Elstein / www.crainsnewyork.com
 
Attention, New York City business owners: You can get a six-month extension on your 2015 tax return because local finance officials are unable to provide the requisite forms on time.  More Info
華埠旅遊亭 重新開放了
By 金春香 / www.worldjournal.com
 
位於曼哈坦華埠堅尼路(Canal St.)與巴士打街(Baxter St.)交口的紅色旅遊信息亭,近日終於重新開啟,即刻吸引眾多各族裔遊客和民眾路過時駐足諮詢。不過,剛開張的信息亭還在尋覓一至兩名至少能講中、英文的正式員工,以更有效地為大家提供信息、答疑解惑。  More Info
Y After School Group Leaders (Chinatown YMCA)
 
The Chinatown YMCA is seeking qualified energetic and enthusiastic individuals who will assist in the successful operation of the Middle School After School and Holiday Camp programs located at Rutger Houses.  More Info
Women Entrepreneur Survey

Women Entrepreneurs NYC (WE NYC) is launching 6 new programs between now and June 2016.  As they create these new programs to help women access capital, business skills, information, networks, and mentors, they are looking to involve low-income, immigrant, and outer-borough women entrepreneurs into their process of program co-creation.  More Info
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