Dec
6
Wed
2017
St. Nicholas Day
Dec 6 all-day
St. Nicholas Day

Happy St. Nicholas Day!

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Dec
7
Thu
2017
National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day
Dec 7 all-day
Green Belt Conservancy
Dec 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Green Belt Conservancy
Dec 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
It’s My Park at Sandy Memorial Garden @ New Dorp Lane and Cedar Grove Avenue (in Great Kills Park)
Dec 7 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

This It’s My Park season, volunteer with Friends of Kivlehan Park to help clean and beautify the Sandy Memorial Garden at Great Kills Park. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

It’s My Park at Sandy Memorial Garden @ New Dorp Lane and Cedar Grove Avenue (in Great Kills Park)
Dec 7 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

This It’s My Park season, volunteer with Friends of Kivlehan Park to help clean and beautify the Sandy Memorial Garden at Great Kills Park. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!

Forest Avenue BID Holiday Stroll @ Forest Avenue BID
Dec 7 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Forest Avenue BID Holiday Stroll @ Forest Avenue BID

The Forest Avenue BID’s Annual Holiday Stroll is back! There will be Santa, music, refreshments, sales, raffles, carolers and
holiday treats for all to enjoy. So come out and enjoy the
festivities and support the small businesses between Hart Blvd and Broadway on December 7th from 4:00 p.m. – 6 p.m.!

https://www.facebook.com/events/101984887247054/

The 4th Annual New Dorp Christmas Tree Lighting & Festival
Dec 7 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The 4th Annual New Dorp Christmas Tree Lighting & Festival

Come on down to the Lane, and join the New Dorp Business Improvement District, Steven Matteo, and the SIEDC for the 4th Annual New Dorp Christmas Tree Lighting & Holiday Festival. This is a FREE event!

New Dorp Lane will be closed off to traffic and the event will take place between New Dorp Plaza and 10th.

There will be Christmas carolling, a family photo booth with Santa, a trackless train, animals, costume characters, free gift wrapping and much more!

https://www.facebook.com/events/336688393460389/

“Ships and Their Problems” Lecture
Dec 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

We will commemorate Pearl Harbor andour own Captain Joseph Ahlstrom,NLM 1st Vice President and SUNY Maritime Professor, will speak tous about ships and their problems.

Price: $10/ $5 for members

For more information, click on the link below:

http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?oeidk=a07eerz0mkw6b007a13&llr=gh9s9ogab&showPage=true

Holiday Pop-Up Shop @ Monkey Girlz Treasures
Dec 7 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Holiday Pop-Up Shop @ Monkey Girlz Treasures

Join us for our Holiday Pop-up Shop with local vendors. EASY FUN Holiday shopping! FREE GIVEAWAYS from our vendors. Free coquito samples. Complimentary wine and bites. Free gift with every purchase.

https://www.facebook.com/events/1425876524198592/

National Lighthouse Museum Lecture Series continues -SHIPS AND THEIR PROBLEMS
Dec 7 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
National Lighthouse Museum Lecture Series continues -SHIPS AND THEIR PROBLEMS


Thursday, December 7, 2017 6:30 PM
  The National Lighthouse Museum, 
Staten Island, NY will commemorate Pearl Harbor and our own Captain 

Joseph Ahlstrom, National Lighthouse Museums.1st Vice President and SUNY Maritime Professor, 
 
He will speak to us about ships, their problems, recent maritime disasters and what went wrong.. 

200 The Promenade at Lighthouse Point
St. George (adjacent to the Staten Island Ferry)
Staten Island,NY 10301

$10.00   non members                  $5.00 members

Tel. # 718 390 0040

Expectant Parents Group
Dec 7 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Expectant Parents Group

WhoStaten Island University Hospital
WhatExpectant Parents
Where475 Seaview Ave, Regina McGinn Center
WhenMondays – Fridays, 7 pm – 9:30 pm
ActivityExpecting parents are invited for a support group. For more information, contact 718-226-9533.

Greenbelt’s Ugly Sweater Holiday Party @ LibertyTavern Siny
Dec 7 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Greenbelt's Ugly Sweater Holiday Party @ LibertyTavern Siny

We look forward to seeing you on Thursday, December 7 for the Greenbelt Conservancy’s Annual Ugly Sweater Holiday Party!

Early bird tickets are just $25 (prices increase to $35 on December 2) and include one complimentary draft beer or house wine per person plus light food. Cash bar and an extended menu will also be available for purchase.

Guests will enjoy live music by The MJ’s, featuring lead singer, Jonna Marie, plus interactive, holiday themed games (hint: come prepared with your favorite holiday carols!) and “tricky tray” style raffles, including a race entry to our next trail race, “Cold Feat” on February 24, 2018. Prizes will be awarded to those dressed in the ugliest holiday sweaters, so start planning your ugly wardrobe!

A special thanks to Dr. Carol Russell, Al Barry and the entire team at Liberty Tavern for their generous sponsorship.

For questions or sponsorship inquiries, please contact Meghan Wood, Director of Development, at 718.667.2165 extension 304.

https://www.facebook.com/events/162047801196545/

Jacob Marley’s Christmas Carol @ The Conference House
Dec 7 @ 8:00 pm – Dec 17 @ 5:00 pm
Jacob Marley's Christmas Carol @ The Conference House

A Staten Island holiday tradition continues . . . for the 9th year in a row! Come join us for the story of a classic Dickens tale seen through the eyes of Scrooge’s partner Jacob Marley. Very limited seating.

Staten Island Shakespearean Theatre Company Presents:

JACOB MARLEY’S CHRISTMAS CAROL
by Tom Mula

Directed by Joseph Daly

The Conference House
7455 Hylan Boulevard, Staten Island, NY 10307

December 7, 8, 9 at 8:00pm & December 10 at 3:00pm
December 14, 15, 16 at 8:00pm & December 17 at 3:00pm

Featuring: Jack Dabdoub, Stephen Scott, Charles Sullivan, and Rina Sklar

TICKETS ARE ON SALE NOW!
Visit here to purchase: https://www.showclix.com/events/1247

Tickets are $25 general admission or $20 for students and seniors

https://www.facebook.com/events/1484725995160341/

Dec
8
Fri
2017
Alternate Side Parking Suspended @ New York City
Dec 8 all-day
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Alternate Side Parking suspended for Immaculate Conception. Parking meters will be in effect.

Alternate Side Parking Suspended @ New York City
Dec 8 all-day

Alternate Side Parking suspended for Immaculate Conception. Parking meters will be in effect.

Pretend To Be A Time Traveler Day
Dec 8 all-day

Happy Pretend To Be A Time Traveler Day!

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2017 St Teresa Christmas Fair
Dec 8 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
2017 St Teresa Christmas Fair

Save the date for the biggest and best Christmas fair on Staten Island!

Join us on Friday, December 8th 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Saturday, December 9th 1:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Sunday December 10th 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

On Saturday & Sunday we will have over 20 wonderful vendors to shop from for those extra special Christmas presents!

The Christmas Cafe will be open and ready to serve all three days with delicious food items from local restuarants! Don’t forget about our tasty Baked from the Heart table will surely hit your sweet tooth!

Oh and of course, Santa will be on hand for picture taking and list gathering!

On December 9th is the Holy Name St. Teresa Christmas Tree lighting after the 4pm mass, a truly magical evening that cannot be missed!

More information to come, so stay tuned!

We hope to see everyone there!

https://www.facebook.com/events/150016735734969/

UAME/Staten Island University Hospital Northwell Health Medical Van
Dec 8 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
UAME/Staten Island University Hospital Northwell Health Medical Van

Free healthy food provided at the Stapleton pantry to the residents of
Stapleton .The North Well Health Medical Van will provide blood pressure,
body mass index , pulse Oximetry screenings and flu vaccines. SIUH will
also provide health information to support living and eating healthy.

Ocean Breeze Park Track & Field Seahawk Shootout
Dec 8 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
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Ocean Breeze Park Track & Field Seahawk Shootout
http://oceanbreezenyc.org/calendar.aspx?id=789

Ocean Breeze Park Track & Field Seahawk Shootout
Dec 8 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Ocean Breeze Park Track & Field Seahawk Shootout
http://oceanbreezenyc.org/calendar.aspx?id=789

Annual Christmas Tree Lighting @ Hendrick I. Lott House
Dec 8 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Annual Christmas Tree Lighting @ Hendrick I. Lott House

Our Annual Christmas Tree Lighting sponsored by Senator Marty Golden. Join us for Music, cookies & cocoa, and Sinterklaas.

Free to the Public.

https://www.facebook.com/events/1909899039259775/

Christmas Village and Live Nativity @ Salem Church
Dec 8 @ 6:00 pm – Dec 10 @ 9:00 pm

Free Family Event! Live Music, Sweet and Savory Treats, Hot Chocolate, Pony Rides, Petting Zoo, Christmas movies and more!!! Invite your friends. Friday, Saturday, and Sunday 12/8, 12/9, & 12/10 6-9pm.

https://www.facebook.com/events/171387280122043/

Media Industry Happy Hour @ The House of Brews
Dec 8 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Join your media and communications peers for our December NYC Happy Hour. MEOjobs events provide an opportunity to establish new contacts and expand your professional network. Since 2015, we’ve hosted more than twenty happy hours welcoming 1,200 plus professionals in the fields of digital media, film, journalism, marketing, public relations, radio, and television. Register via https://meojobsdecemberhappyhour.eventbrite.com.

MEOjobs aggregates career opportunities in media & communications, produces a free weekly top jobs newsletter, and hosts monthly networking happy hours for working professionals. For more information visit: http://MEOjobsonline.com/

FAQs

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event? Yes, you must be at least 21 years old to attent this event.

What’s the refund policy? Attendees can receive refunds up to 1 day before your event start date.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions? Any questions about this event can be emailed to MEOjobs@gmail.com.

https://www.facebook.com/events/326441467832164/

Expectant Parents Group
Dec 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Expectant Parents Group

WhoStaten Island University Hospital
WhatExpectant Parents
Where475 Seaview Ave, Regina McGinn Center
WhenMondays – Fridays, 7 pm – 9:30 pm
ActivityExpecting parents are invited for a support group. For more information, contact 718-226-9533.

Observing at Floyd Bennett Field
Dec 8 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Dec
9
Sat
2017
National Pastry Day
Dec 9 all-day

Happy Pastry Day!

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Ocean Breeze Park Track & Field Nassau County Invitational
Dec 9 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
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Ocean Breeze Park Track & Field Nassau County Invitational
http://oceanbreezenyc.org/calendar.aspx?id=790

Ocean Breeze Park Track & Field Nassau County Invitational
Dec 9 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Ocean Breeze Park Track & Field Nassau County Invitational
http://oceanbreezenyc.org/calendar.aspx?id=790

SI MakerSpace Holiday Maker Market @ SI MakerSpace
Dec 9 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
SI MakerSpace Holiday Maker Market @ SI MakerSpace

Once again we are hosting our Holiday Maker Market!
Come down to MakerSpace on Saturday December 9th to check out some wonderful local art and products by awesome vendors.

We have limited space, but any artists interested in being a part of our market should email emily@simakerspace.com with images of their products.

Full list of vendors to be posted shortly!

https://www.facebook.com/events/1994970550740272/

Worm Shop (NYC Compost Project)
Dec 9 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Worm Shop (NYC Compost Project)

Free Admission

Worms will convert your food scraps into compost for your plants. Learn how to set-up, care for, harvest and use vermicompost from a worm bin.

The NYC Compost Project, created by the NYC Department of Sanitation (DSNY) in 1993, works to rebuild NYC’s soils by providing New Yorkers with the knowledge, skills, and opportunities they need to make and use compost locally. NYC Compost Project programs are implemented by DSNY-funded teams at seven host organizations, including Brooklyn Botanic Garden, Big Reuse, Earth Matter NY, Lower East Side Ecology Center, Queens Botanical Garden, Snug Harbor Cultural Center & Botanical Garden, and The New York Botanical Garden. Learn more: www.nyc.gov/compostproject

Meditation Class Tibetan Museum
Dec 9 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Meditation Class Tibetan Museum

The Museum’s meditation class is held Saturdays at 11:30 AM. The fee for the class is $12/$10 for members. Learn more at http://www.tibetanmuseum.org/meditation-classes

Holiday Artist Market @ Hub 17 NYC
Dec 9 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Holiday Artist Market @ Hub 17 NYC

Please feel free to share and invite your friends!

https://www.facebook.com/events/1953654191553052/

Holiday Artist Market @ Hub 17 NYC
Dec 9 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Please feel free to share and invite your friends!

https://www.facebook.com/events/375842739513563/

Holiday Book Fair / Author Meet and Greet @ Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley)
Dec 9 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Holiday Book Fair / Author Meet and Greet @ Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley)

Just in time for the holiday season, meet various local authors, peruse their books, and perhaps purchase a copy-or two. Hot cocoa and snacks guaranteed to make spirits bright!

Second Saturday Science – Mysteries of Magnets
Dec 9 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Second Saturday Science – Mysteries of Magnets

Explore fascinating scientific principles and scientists in this monthly series workshops
Free with admission of $8

Solar Viewing at Brooklyn Central Library
Dec 9 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Come out and safely view the surface of our closest star, the Sun! The Amateur Astronomers Association of NY will be setting up high power telescopes in front of the library on the Saturdays listed, between 1-3pm. With the use of special filters, amazing features such as sunspots and flares should be visible, weather permitting. This event is free and open to the public. Weather related cancellations will be posted at: www.aaa.org

Solar Viewing at Brooklyn Central Library
Dec 9 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Come out and safely view the surface of our closest star, the Sun! The Amateur Astronomers Association of NY will be setting up high power telescopes in front of the library on the Saturdays listed, between 1-3pm. With the use of special filters, amazing features such as sunspots and flares should be visible, weather permitting. This event is free and open to the public. Weather related cancellations will be posted at: www.aaa.org

Merry Music Series – Navidad Flamenca
Dec 9 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

The Staten Island Children’s Museum welcomes artists from a variety of cultures to share seasonal music and dance performances on select Saturdays and Sundays in December. The series kicks off with pieces from The Nutcracker ballet by Brighton Ballet Theater, followed by Navidad Flamenca performing dance from the Spanish tradition, the Annabella Gonzalez Dance Company spicing up the day with jazz, Latin, and neo-classical dance, and ending with a special Jewish cultural music performance.

Cost: $8

Wreath Making Workshop
Dec 9 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Wreath Making Workshop

Meet at Building P

$75 Admission | Tickets at wreathmaking2017.bpt.me

What’s the holiday season without a beautiful, festive wreath? Learn how to make your own with treasured items, ribbons, and natural objects like fresh thyme, rosemary, and cinnamon sticks. We will provide both artificial and organic material to create a wreath for your home, for either inside or outside decoration.

Wreath Making Workshop @ Snug Harbor Cultural Center and Botanical Garden
Dec 9 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

What’s the holiday season without a beautiful, festive wreath? Learn how to make your own with treasured objects, ribbons, and natural artifacts like fresh thyme, rosemary, and cinnamon sticks. We will provide both artificial and organic material to create a wreath for your home, for either inside or outside decoration.

The workshop will be held on the ground floor of Building P at Snug Harbor.

Workshop instructor Wambui Ippolito is a horticulturist and landscape designer studying at the New York Botanical Garden’s School of Professional Horticulture (SOPH) where she is being trained by a cadre of esteemed botanists, plant scientists, and horticulturists from around the world. Currently, as part of her school’s externship requirements, she is the only SOPH student chosen to work at Martha Stewart’s private estate in New York where she is charged with a wide range of horticulture responsibilities. Wambui is multilingual, having grown up and lived on multiple continents. She began her horticulture career as a volunteer at Snug Harbor under the direction of Greg Lord, our Director of Horticulture, also an alumnus of the School of Professional Horticulture

https://www.facebook.com/events/2001834973408305/

Merry Music Series – Navidad Flamenca
Dec 9 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Merry Music Series – Navidad Flamenca

Cost: $8

The Staten Island Children’s Museum welcomes artists from a variety of cultures to share seasonal music and dance performances on select Saturdays and Sundays in December. The series kicks off with pieces from The Nutcracker ballet by Brighton Ballet Theater, followed by Navidad Flamenca performing dance from the Spanish tradition, the Annabella Gonzalez Dance Company spicing up the day with jazz, Latin, and neo-classical dance, and ending with a special Jewish cultural music performance.

Tai Chi class
Dec 9 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Tai Chi is held on Saturdays at 3:30 PM. The fee for the class is $12/$10 for members. Learn more at http://www.tibetanmuseum.org/tai-chi

Introductory Tai Chi Class
Dec 9 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Introductory Tai Chi Class

$12 admission/$10 for members—open to all ages

(718)-987-3500

info@tibetanmuseum.org

Candlelight Tours @ Historic Richmond Town
Dec 9 @ 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Candlelight Tours @ Historic Richmond Town

A Candlelight Tour is a magical excursion. Imagine walking through an entire historic town at night guided by the glow of old-fashioned lamps. On this wonderful tour you can journey through three-hundred years of tradition and discover how America’s most festive season came to be.

The town is illuminated by candles, oil lamps and the warmth of a flickering hearth, and enlivened by holiday sweets. You travel from house to house as you visit the people from days of old. You are welcomed by these humble early Americans and get a taste of life gone by. Your tour ends with a festive Wassail Bowl Reception in the Courthouse.

This is your opportunity to be drawn back into nostalgic days when everyday life and holiday times were more intimate and personal. This is your time to get all warm and fuzzy in the spirit of the holiday season and celebrate the cheer of yesteryear. Each step through this tour brings you closer to the traditions that were held dear by the ordinary people who worked together to build an extraordinary country.

Historic Richmond Town has been presenting Candlelight Tours for decades. It has become a popular holiday tradition for generations of families. If you are looking for something different or would like to get into the holiday mood or, perhaps, need to impress a loved one with a great find, this is the journey for you!

Please reserve your tickets online today while still available!

https://www.facebook.com/events/302755073573978/

Candlelight Tours @ Historic Richmond Town
Dec 9 @ 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Candlelight Tours @ Historic Richmond Town

Visitors of all ages take a journey through three-hundred years of tradition as they discover how America’s most festive season came to be.

Price: Adults $24
SIHS Members • $18 (please call for member reservation)
Children 12 and under • $12

For more information and tickets visit

https://www.historicrichmondtown.org/component/civicrm/?task=civicrm/event/info&reset=1&id=1167

Birding: Owls @ Parking Area (in High Rock Park)
Dec 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Birding: Owls @ Parking Area (in High Rock Park)

New York City is home to an amazing abundance of wildlife. Our Urban Park Rangers will guide you to the best wildlife viewing spots in the urban jungle Be wise and join this Urban Park Ranger-led hike, as we listen for calls and look for this nocturnal bird of prey. We offer birding programs throughout the year. Birding programs are appropriate for all skill levels and beginners are welcome.

Traditional Turkey Dinner at Bennett Cafe @ Historic Richmond Town
Dec 9 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

A hearty dinner is guaranteed to fill you up with good cheer. This week you can sit down to a warm meal that’s perfect for a chilly evening. We’re featuring American homestyle comfort food anchored with a traditional turkey dinner.

Limited number of seats! Call 718-370-3835 for reservations.

https://www.facebook.com/events/332377187310353/

Trail Running
Dec 9 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Saturdays 7-9pm

Free—open to adults, seniors

Greenbelt Nature Center,
700 Rockland Avenue, Staten Island, NY, 10306

(718)-351-3450