Upcoming Community Events

Join us for one of the many events we host open to members of the Neighborhood House community:

Fresh Food Boxes from GrowNYC
Tuesdays 3:30 pm - 6:00 pm Year Round
Where: Center @ Lenox Hill Neighborhood House

Purchase high quality, farm fresh produce at below retail prices. For only $12, receive $25 worth of fresh greens & fruit every week! To sign up, go to www.grownyc.org/foodbox and contact your site coordinator, Abby Lee, at alee@grownyc.org.

The Piatigorsky Foundation Concert
When: Monday, December 5, 2016 at 12:30 pm
Where: Lenox Hill Neighborhood House Auditorium

Generously sponsored by the Ernst C. Stiefel Foundation, Violinist Mark Peskanov and Pianist Doris Stevenson will perform live classical music at the Neighborhood House auditorium. 

Mark Nimar
Sunday, December 11, 2016
Where: Lenox Hill Neighborhood House Auditorium

Come join us for a Sunday afternoon of German Lieder, French Melodie and selections from the great American Songbook! Rising tenor Mark Nimar will be presenting an exciting vocal recital of music by Beethoven, Debussy, Messiaen and the songs of Kurt Weill, Jerry Herman, and Richard Rodgers from the great Broadway musicals of the past. At the piano will be his long-time collaborator Thomas Weaver, and soprano Julia Meadows will join him for a few classic duets. Don't miss this exciting afternoon of beautiful, eclectic music! Click here for more information!

SundayJanuary 8, 2017
Where: Lenox Hill Neighborhood House Auditorium

Experience the thunderous rhythms of the ancestral Japanese Taiko drums and the magical sounds of the bamboo flutes. Hear the 100 pound Taiko drum give thunderous voice to traditional and new compositions. Roughly translated, Taiko means “big drums” and that’s exactly what Taikoza brings - big drums, powerful rhythms and electrifying room-thumping energy. This exciting group draws from Japan’s rich tradition of music and performance to create a highly visual performance. With colorful traditional costumes and dynamic motion, Taikoza’s shows are immensely popular with audiences of all ages.

Cilla Owens
Sunday, February 12, 2017
Where: Lenox Hill Neighborhood House Auditorium 

Join Jazz vocalist Cilla Owens and her ensemble for an afternoon of classic swing, ballads, bossa novas, and songs from the book of BeBop.  

Jazz Choreography Project
Sunday, March 12, 2017
Where: Lenox Hill Neighborhood House Auditorium 

Come see The New York Jazz Choreography Project - a dance concert featuring jazz dance in a variety of styles.

Ashley Galvani Bell and Alexander Wu
When: Sunday, April 9, 2017
Where: Lenox Hill Neighborhood House Auditorium 

New York City duo Ashley Galvani Bell and Alexander Wu will perform an exciting and innovative concert of compositions from Mozart to Puccini, which celebrates Italy’s musical traditions.

Tap City Youth Ensemble
Sunday, May 14, 2017
Where: Lenox Hill Neighborhood House Auditorium

A project of the American Tap Dance Foundation - Tap City Youth Ensemble will perform a dazzling variety of Tap dance forms by dancers of all ages.

Frederick Katzenberg
Sunday, June 11, 2017
Where: Lenox Hill Neighborhood House Auditorium

Join us for an Oboe piano concert including pieces from Baroque to the 20th century.

Past Community Events

Lenox Hill Neighborhood House Rings Closing Bell on NYSE for CIBC Miracle Day

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When: November 28, 2016
Where: New York Stock Exchange

Lenox Hill Neighborhood House was thrilled to participate in CIBC's Miracle Day. Every year since 1984, CIBC's Capital Markets team and Investment Advisors donate their fees and commissions to children's charities on the first Wednesday in December. As a beneficiary of this wonderful event we received the fantastic opportunity to ring the closing bell on the New York Stock Exchange.

Chef Hugh Acheson Visits Early Childhood Center

When: October 18, 2016
Where: Lenox Hill Neighborhood House

Chef Hugh Acheson visited Lenox Hill Neighborhood House's Early Childhood Center to meet with staff, learn about our work and tour our facilities and then held a cooking demonstration with children and parents on our Green Roof.  We were so glad that Chef Hugh Acheson stopped by to celebrate Head Start Awareness Month with us!

Neighborhood House Staff Address Pressing Legal Issues

When: November 13, 2015
Where: New York City

Chief Program Officer Carolyn Silver coordinated a large civil legal services conference on Friday, November 13th organized with other legal partners and hosted by Weil, Gotshal & Manges.  The Conference, "New York City at a Crossroads:  The Role of Civil Legal Services in Preserving Diverse Communities," featured more than 225 attorneys and advocates. Speakers included Lenox Hill Neighborhood House Legal Director Diane Lutwak and Housing Attorney Arthur Burkle, as well as New York State Chief Judge Jonathan Lippmann.