NYC EPrix Community Event
July 06, 2017
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
FIA Formula E invites you to come and enjoy an informational night to learn what to expect come race time! There will be insight as to what streets will be closing, the amount of traffic that will be coming to Red Hook and much more about the race. If you are worried about the effects our race will have on the community, or just want to learn more about FIA Formula E we invite you to join us! Light food and drink will be served.
- Location: Good Shepherd Services (71 Sullivan Street, BK, NY 11213)
- Date: July 6th, 2017
- Time: 6PM – 8PM
- Location: Red Hook Library (7 Wolcott Street, BK, NY 11213)
- Date: July 8th, 2017
- Time: 1PM – 3PM
Brooklyn Waterfront Greenway Presentation
June 29, 2017
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Red Hook Initiative 767 Hicks Street
The Brooklyn Greenway Initiative will be presenting a conceptual design for how the Greenway can provide emergency access during a flood event and contribute to flood risk reduction in Red Hook. Please join in for a presentation and discussion on these plans. Light refreshments, Spanish translation and childcare will be provided.
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Red Hook Walks – A Street Fair on Van Brunt!
June 09, 2017
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Van Brunt Street between Visitation and Dikeman
SBIDC is proud to host our third annual Red Hook Walks street fair on Van Brunt Street on Friday June 9th! This year, Red Hook Walks is in collaboration with Dance Theatre Etcetera’s opening night of Red Hook Fest at PS 15’s playground.
Red Hook Walks is a fun, family friendly event that celebrates the vibrant spirit of Red Hook. We are closing Van Brunt between Visitation Street and Dikeman Street from 6:00pm till 10:00pm, and programming the street with fun activities for all!
Sidewalk cafes throughout Van Brunt
Blacksmith workshop with Marsha Trattner of She-Weld from 6-8:30pm between Dikeman and Wolcott
Tie-Dye (with free shirts) and giant games from 6-10pm between Dikeman and Wolcott
Hope & Anchor presents Zumba with Gina at 8:45pm (and later Karaoke) at Wolcott
A bounce house and Pete the Clown’s famous balloon animals between Wolcott and Sullivan
Purchase art work by local art students at the Red Hook Art Project table between Wolcott & Sullivan
Water balloons and an open hydrant between Sullivan and King
Bubbles and Cars between Sullivan and King
Pizza Eating Contest at 8:00pm at Mark’s Pizza between King and Pioneer. The first ten people to sign up get to participate. Sing up by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Winner gets two free tickets to the New York City EPrix (Formula E car race) at the Brooklyn Cruise Terminal July 15th and 16th. Second place winner gets a SuperSoaker!
Live music hosted by Jalopy Tavern at Visitation
Spray Paint old clothing & Know Your Rights information with the South Brooklyn Tenant Union
Hopewell Care Childcare Cooperative will be sharing information about worker cooperatives and domestic worker rights, along with some materials about their soon to be launched childcare business. They will have activities and games for children between Pioneer and Visitation.
To volunteer at Red Hook Walks, please reach out to Fareen Islam at email@example.com. For questions about event logistics or sponsorship opportunities, reach out to Jesse Solomon at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Red Hook Walks is sponsored by the NYC Department of Transportation, NYC Small Business Services. We also appreciate the contributions from our corporate partners, including the New York City EPRIX (Formula E), The NYC Ferry, and Fairway.
Sunset Swing 2017!
May 11, 2017
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Pioneer Works: Center for Art and Innovation
Please join us at Sunset Swing 2017, Southwest Brooklyn Industrial Development Corporation’s 17th annual fundraising gala! Mix and mingle with your fellow Southwest Brooklyn industrial business owners, enjoy great food and live music, all while supporting SBIDC’s efforts to grow and strengthen the economy of our great neighborhoods!
Sahadi Fine Foods
Frank C. Spinner, Jr. Award for Public Service
Blue Marble Ice Cream
Interested in sponsoring?! Please email email@example.com or call 718-965-3100, x108.
Join our growing list of sponsors!
Anchin, Block & Anchin
Bank of America
Bridgehampton National Bank
GreenOak Real Estate
The O’Connell Organization
R&D Tax Savers
Sims Municipal Recycling
Tully Environmental, Inc.
Selling to Government: Contracting Process & Open Bid Opportunities
December 07, 2016
8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
241 41st St Brooklyn, NY
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SBIDC’s Annual Holiday Festivities!
December 13, 2016
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
The Bell House, 149 7th Street (between 2nd and 3rd Avenues)
Please join the board and staff of Southwest Brooklyn Industrial Development Corp. at The Bell House to celebrate the holiday season!
Admission is free but you must RSVP and SPACE IS LIMITED! For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 718-965-3100.
Thanks to our generous sponsor!
Strategies to Prepare for New York’s Changing Labor and Employment Laws
November 17, 2016
8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Southwest Brooklyn Industrial Development Corporation 241 41st Street Second Floor Brooklyn, NY 11232
The schedule of minimum wage increases
Operational changes that can help redirect resources to cover wage increase
How to stay in compliance
Changes to the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA)
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