*Offer expires December 10, 2013
Monday, December 9 at 6:30 p.m.
Harriet Tubman: When I Crossed That Line to Freedom
Noted composer and librettist Nkeiru Okoye, a native New Yorker of African-American and Nigerian descent, presents scenes from her new folk opera, Harriet Tubman: When I Crossed That Line to Freedom, which tells the personal story of the legendary Underground Railroad conductor. The performance features a string quintet from the Harlem Chamber Players. Get Tickets
Monday, December 16 at 7 p.m.
HFR Conversations: The Solution
Harlem’s Fashion Row (HFR) is back with the final installment of its 2013 HFR Conversations series, which has previously featured fashion notables such as June Ambrose, Harriette Cole, and Stephen Burrows. As the end of the year approaches, HFR would like to culminate with a review of diversity issues within the fashion industry and highlight an exclusive panel of guests who have created solutions. The evening will end with an opportunity to network with a diverse audience of progressive individuals inspired to affect change. Free! Register
Free Webinar December 11, 2013 – The Office of Planning and Research (OPRE) Self-Sufficiency Research Clearinghouse (SSRC) will be sponsoring a free webinar, Family Structure, Stability and Child Wellbeing, on December 11 at 2 pm ET as part of their Emerging Scholar series. The webinar is free, but pre-registration is required. Get details on the NRFC Events Calendar.
15th Annual National Fatherhood & Families Conference: February 2014 – Fathers & Families Coalition of America will be hosting its 15th Annual National Conference, “Turing the Hearts of Fathers,” February 11-14, 2014 at The Westin Lake Las Vegas Resort & Spa in Henderson, NV. More details are available on the NRFC Events Calendar.
OFA Launches Online Directory of Free Career Pathways Resources: The Career Pathways: Catalog of Toolkits. Spotlight on Dads Resource: Back in Touch - Spotlight on Dads Resource: Back in Touch offers guidance for fathers on reconnecting with their children when living apart, before or after separation.
In observance of World AIDS Day and in support of the 2013 theme as “Shared Responsibility: Strengthening Results for an AIDS-Free Generation” we will provide a screening of the extraordinary film “How to Survive a Plague” by David France. This World AIDS Day will be an opportunity for us to discuss the courage and activism these young men and women displayed to lead the way for many warriors lost and those living with HIV/AIDS.
Please bring your own lunch and join us to view this film on Tuesday, December 3, 2013 from 12:00pm to 3:00pm at 26 Federal Plaza, Conference Room 38-100 located on the 38th floor. To register and for more information, please visit:
Reminder! Participate in the Healthy People 2020 Process! Public Comment Opens November 13, 2013 – Participate in the Healthy People 2020 process! The public comment period is open from November 13, 2013 through December 4, 2013.
To participate in the public comment period, visit the online public comment database beginning November 13, 2013. Comments will be accepted through 5:00 p.m. ET on December 4, 2013.
Art in the Garden Entertainment
Saturday, November 30
11:15 – Barefoot Davis
12:15 – Janet Reiter
1:15 – Chantal Carty & Friends
2:15 – The Student Performance Initiative
3:15 – Pony Jarrett
Sunday, December 1
11:15 – The Paul Dirks Show
12:15 – Jason Jones
1:15 – RC & Pru
2:15 – Why Not, The Water Island Band
3:15 – Women of Note and Family & Friends