Monday, December 30th, 6:30 - 9 pm
After the success of the first “Bridging Bushwick: Potluck & Performances,” The Living Gallery & Jazzacelss Boutique have decided to host a second event. Trying to bridge the gap between neighbors in Bushwick, the event tries to eliminate certain stereotypes and provide a good time for all neighbors! Admission is free, but people are encouraged to bring a dish that represents them and their culture in order to better get to know everyone. For more info, click here.
Wednesday, January 1st, 1 pm
Start your New Year off right and take part in the annual New Year’s Day Swim in Coney Island. Jump into the icy Atlantic Ocean with members of the Polar Bear Club! The event is free, but there is a suggested $20 donation to benefit Camp Sunshine. Do something fun, adventurous, and charitable to start off 2014! For more information, or to register online, click here.
Thursday, January 2nd 3:30-5 pm
Stick to your New Years resolution by learning how to cook gluten free food for a healthier you! Learn to make roasted eggplant, apricot chicken and a healthy chocolate cake so you can really attain your goals for the New Year! You will learn different cooking techniques as well as have delicious and healthy food. For more information, or to book your reservation online, click here.
Saturday & Sunday, January 11th and 12th
10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
The New York City Dept of Parks & Recreation, the New York City Department of Sanitation and GreeNyc are asking for your old Christmas trees to recycle into wood chips. These wood chips will be used to nourish trees and plants citywide, or you can bring home a bag of mulch for your own backyard! For more info, click here.