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

When: Tuesdays 3:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Year Round
Where: Center @ Lenox Hill Neighborhood House

Purchase high quality, farm fresh produce at below retail prices. For only $14, receive 10-15 pounds of healthy and seasonal fruits and vegetables that are sustainably grown on family farms! To sign up, go to www.grownyc.org/foodbox and contact your site coordinator, Abby Lee, at alee@grownyc.org.

"Getting Ahead" Financial Empowerment Workshop

When: Wednesdays, October 25 – November 15, 2017 from 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Where: 331 East 70th Street

The “Getting Ahead” Program is a  free in-depth financial literacy course. During this workshop, you will get the chance to see your credit report, meet one-on-one with a financial advisor, open a free savings account and reach your financial goals! Click here for more information. To sign up for one of the two sessions, please contact Lauren Bernstein at 212-218-0413 or lbernstein@lenoxhill.org.

Public Hearing: NYC Department for the Aging Annual Plan

When: Tuesday, October 17, 2017 from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Where: Auditorium | 331 E. 70th Street

The New York Department for the Aging (DFTA) has published the 2018‐2019 Annual
Plan Summary on the DFTA website: www.nyc.gov/aging. DFTA encourages consumers, community partners, advocates and other interested parties to attend this public hearing and comment on the Plan, or give testimony on other issues that impact New York City’s older adults. To register, email testimony@aging.nyc.gov. Click here for more information.

panel discussion on dementia care

When: Tuesday, October 31, 2017 from 9 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Where: Auditorium | 331 E. 70th Street

We invite family members, clinicians, and care providers to join is for a compelling discussion over a light breakfast on dementia research and its role in informing treatment as well as to learn about person-centered therapeutic techniques to foster socialization, creativity and cognitive stimulation for those with cognitive impairments. Click here for more information and RSVP here.


When: Sunday, November 12, 2017 at 2 p.m.
Where: Auditorium | 331 E. 70th Street

Zullo/RawMovement’s performance, "Liable to Change,” uses explosive movement, architecture, new media and an original sound score to explore chaos and order, logic versus fiction and multiplicity of action and location. 

Aimua Eghobamien

When: Sunday, December 10, 2017 at 2 p.m.
Where: Auditorium | 331 E. 70th Street

Poet, singer-songwriter, post-beat urban contemporary jazz artist.

“He is a true, thoroughly exciting, original.” —JazzTimes

East Winds Ensemble

When: Sunday, January 14, 2018 at 2 p.m.
Where: Auditorium | 331 E. 70th Street

East Winds Ensemble presents a unique concert by two amazing masters of Japanese music: Masayo Ishigure and Marco Lienhard. Join us for an afternoon of Koto and Shakuhachi music that will dazzle your senses. This Japanese music concert will celebrate the release of a new CD of music by Japanese composer Rando Fukuda

Cilla Owens

When: Sunday, February 11, 2018 at 2 p.m.
Where: Auditorium | 331 E. 70th Street

Join jazz vocalist Cilla Owens and her ensemble for an afternoon of classic swing, ballads, bossa novas, and songs from the book of BeBop.  Dancing in the aisles will not be frowned upon!

Chris Ferris & Dancers

When: Sunday, March 11, 2018 at 2 p.m.
Where: Auditorium | 331 E. 70th Street

Chris Ferris & Dancers is known for its fearless action, physical indulgence and elegant design. Fists pound the floor, bodies spiral with tactile awareness and the planes of raw space are rearranged again and again.  

Young Peoples Chorus

When: Sunday, April 8, 2018 at 2 p.m.
Where: Auditorium | 331 E. 70th Street

The award-winning Young People’s Chorus of New York City was founded in 1988 by MacArthur Fellow Francisco J. Núñez on a mission of diversity and artistic excellence and has heightened an awareness of the ability of young people to rise to unforeseen levels of artistry.

Past Community Events

Lenox Hill Neighborhood House Receives Bank of America Neighborhood Builders® Award

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When: December 6, 2016
Where: Bank of America Tower

Lenox Hill Neighborhood House was proud to be selected as a recipient of the Bank of America Neighborhood Builders® Award! Since Bank of America’s Neighborhood Builders® program began in 2004, it has become the nation’s largest philanthropic investment in nonprofit leadership: they give out approximately 90-100 awards nationwide each year! This award program will provide us with an important grant of $200,000 and a leadership development program for both our Executive Director and an emerging leader, Health Care Attorney Alexandra Brandes.

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.