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. - 6:00 p.m. 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.


Free Tax Preparation
When:
Wednesdays, February 1, 2017 - April 12, 2017
Where: Lenox Hill Neighborhood House

AARP is partnering with Lenox Hill Neighborhood House to offer free tax preparation for low and middle income people of all ages!  Assistance is offered on a first come, first served basis. For more information, call 1-888-227-7669, visit www.aarp.org/taxaide or click here for an informational flyer with a list of materials to bring.


Lucidus Ensemble
When: Sunday, April 2, 2017 at 2 p.m.
Where: Lenox Hill Neighborhood House Auditorium

Lucidus Ensemble, featuring violinist Pei-Wen Liao, clarinetist Yi-Chuan Chen, and pianist Jin-Ok Lee, will be performing works by Bach, Mason, Stravinsky, and more in our Auditorium! Lucidus Ensemble is a collective group of professional musicians dedicated to promoting classical and contemporary music through performance, education and community outreach programs. The Ensemble seeks to present a diverse mixture of chamber music, old and new, west and east, all as a living and important part of the overall classical music tradition.


Alexander Wu and Mikki Sodergren
When: Sunday, April 9, 2017 at 2 p.m.
Where: Lenox Hill Neighborhood House Auditorium 

“That’s Amore! Music of Italy to the Americas” celebrates this great musical heritage and its contributions to the music of the Americas. New York City duo, Mikki Sodergren  (soprano) and Alexander Wu (piano & arranger) perform a spectrum of vocal and keyboard works from the Neapolitan songs and light opera classics to Italian-inspired selections of Broadway and popular music.  Click here for more information.


The New School's Mannes Students
When: Sunday, April 16, 2017 at 2 p.m.
Where: Lenox Hill Neighborhood House Auditorium

Come enjoy singers and instrumentalists from The New School’s Mannes ESL+Music Program. In this program, students study music with members of the Mannes faculty while focusing on their English language skills.


Healthcare Decision Making Workshop
When:
Friday, April 28, 2017
Where: Senior Center at St. Peter's Church

Participate in National Healthcare Decisions Day by attending our Healthcare Decision Making Workshop! There will be an education presentation about various
healthcare decision documents and attendees will have the chance to meet one-on-one volunteer attorneys from Dechert LLP.  Click here for more information!


Documentary Screening: Lindbergh's Great Race: "Are There Nay Mechanics Here?"
When: Sunday, May 7, 2017
Where: Lenox Hill Neighborhood House Auditorium 

Join us for a screening of the documentary Lindbergh's Great Race: "Are There Nay Mechanics Here?" followed by a Q&A with the director, writer and narrator, Cameron Richardson.  The documentary tells the story of Charles Lindbergh's famous transatlantic flight from New York to Paris in 1927 aboard his plane, "Spirit of St. Louis." Mr. Richardson is a member at the
Center @ Lenox Hill Neighborhood House.


Tap City Youth Ensemble
When: 
Sunday, May 14, 2017 at 2 p.m. 
Where: Lenox Hill Neighborhood House Auditorium

Tap City Youth Ensemble will perform a dazzling variety of Tap dance forms by dancers of all ages. A project of the American Tap Dance Foundation, the group features the best and brightest young tappers from the New York City area and gives young tap dancers from the ages of 13 – 19 an opportunity to work with  professional choreographers. The ensemble preserves the rich heritage of tap dance through learning classic/historical tap repertory and new contemporary works.


Frederick Katzenberg
When: 
Sunday, June 11, 2017 at 2 p.m.
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 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.