From the Civic Council

‘Tis the Season To Be Greener

‘Tis the Season To Be Greener Suggestions for Green Holidays from the Sustainability Committee Americans toss 25% more trash between Thanksgiving and the New Year than any other time of the year. This Holiday Season, be eco-conscious. It’s a gift that keeps on giving. Below are some suggestions. Consider gifts that support our local community and generate minimal waste: Give a […] read more >>
  • Posted on Dec 11, 2017 by Kedin Kilgore

Sixth Annual Snowflake

Sixth Annual Snowflake The Park Slope Chamer of Commerce Invites You To Attend the Sixth Annual Snowflake Two fabulous nights to come out and support our Park Slope Seventh Avenue boutiques, shops and restaurants. December 14th and 21st, 2017. View flyer. read more >>
  • Posted on Dec 11, 2017 by Kedin Kilgore

Toys for Tots – Make sure no child goes without a Holiday present this year!

Toys for Tots – Make sure no child goes without a Holiday present this year! Make sure no child goes without a present to open this Holiday season with Toys for Tots! Last year the Park Slope Civic Council collected 3,500 toys and books, making it one of our most successful Toys for Tots drives EVER! With over 30 convenient locations throughout the community, we’d like to do that again […] read more >>
  • Posted on Dec 5, 2017 by Kedin Kilgore

2018 Community Grants Application Process

2018 Community Grants Application Process The Civic Council is accepting applications for grants to be awarded to community groups for projects in the arts, education, youth programs and civic improvement.  Applications will be evaluated on their responsiveness to the needs of the community, its residents and the merits of the program proposal.  Applications are due December 15th and will be […] read more >>
  • Posted on Nov 4, 2017 by Kedin Kilgore

North Flatbush BID Presents: Fall Fest

North Flatbush BID Presents: Fall Fest The North Flatbush Business Improvement District presents its annual Fall Fest, on Saturday October 21st and Saturday October 28th from 12pm-4pm on Flatbush Avenue near 6th Avenue and St. Marks Pl. Featuring: Trick or Treat for UNICEF Pumpkin Decorating Face Painting What do you know about Islam? Food Tasting Tent, with food samples from local businesses […] read more >>
  • Posted on Oct 25, 2017 by T

Town Hall with Mayor Bill de Blasio

Town Hall with Mayor Bill de Blasio Town Hall with Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday, October 26 at 7:30PM. Council Member Brad Lander with Borough President Eric L. Adams and U.S. Representative Nydia Velazquez, State Senator Jesse Hamilton, and Assembly Member Jo Anne Simon present: Working for Council District 39: Town Hall with Mayor Bill de Blasio. Doors open at 6:30pm […] read more >>
  • Posted on Oct 23, 2017 by T

Have a Green Halloween!

Have a Green Halloween! Have a Green Halloween! Suggestions from the Sustainability Committee: On Halloween, we all love to be a little spooked, but what’s really frightening is the estimated $5 billion dollars Americans spend on costumes, candy and decorations, much of which ends up in our landfills. So we’ve brewed up some tricks and links to help Park […] read more >>
  • Posted on Oct 23, 2017 by T

Diwali Celebration (Oct. 25) from Office of Comptroller Stringer

Diwali Celebration (Oct. 25) from Office of Comptroller Stringer Our NYC Comptroller, Scott M. Stringer, would like to invite you to attend their upcoming Diwali Celebration event. Diwali Celebration – Wednesday, October 25th, 2017             Time: 6:00PM – 8:30PM Location: NYC Health + Hospital / Elmhurst 79-01 Broadway, Elmhurst Auditorium, Queens, NY 11373 Please share widely! To RSVP, e-mail: EventsRSVP@comptroller.nyc.gov  or call 212-669-4315 read more >>
  • Posted on Oct 20, 2017 by T