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 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
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.

Shana Farr
Sunday, February 19, 2017 at 2 p.m.
Where: Lenox Hill Neighborhood House Auditorium

Join us for a vocal and piano cabaret concert with singer Shana Farr from the Edythe Kenner Foundation!

Chefs Working to Improve the Food System
Monday, March 6, 2017 from 8:30 a.m. to 10:15 a.m.
Where: Hunter College (SB Building) 2180 3rd Avenue

Teaching Kitchen Chef Lynn Loflin will be speaking at the NYC Food Policy Center with an esteemed panel, including Sam Kass, Liz Neumark and Chef Toni!  Together with moderator Charles Platkin, PhD, JD, MPH, the group will discuss how chefs are working to impact the food system and make lasting change.  Get more information and register here.

State Senator Liz Krueger's Roundtable for Boomers & Seniors
Thursday, March 9, 2017 from 8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Where: Lenox Hill Neighborhood House Auditorium

State Senator Liz Krueger will join us in our auditorium for the third session of a wonderful five-part roundtable program that brings the community together to explore life issues that are relevant across the age span. During this session, participants will be able to explore the topic of "The Court System & Older Adults" and will hear from professionals who are knowledgeable on topics relevant to the ever growing population of older adults in New York City.  Click here for more information!

Haiyun Chorus
Sunday, February 26, 2017 at 2 p.m.
Where: Lenox Hill Neighborhood House Auditorium

Haiyun Chorus will introduce our audience to beautiful traditional Chinese vocal music with the goal of promoting Chinese culture, arts and tradition. 

Jazz Choreography Project
Sunday, March 12, 2017 at 2 p.m.
Where: Lenox Hill Neighborhood House Auditorium 

The New York Jazz Choreography Project is a celebration of jazz dance featuring original works by emerging and established choreographers. The audience will be treated to dances in a variety of jazz styles—from swing to contemporary—and have the chance to see the richness of this great American art form. The New York Jazz Choreography Project is presented by Jazz Choreography Enterprises, a nonprofit devoted to encouraging the creation of original jazz dance. A Q&A session will follow the performance. Click here for more information!

Ashley Galvani Bell and Alexander Wu
When: Sunday, April 9, 2017 at 2 p.m.
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 at 2 p.m. 
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 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.