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2012 Events
Meet new people... have fun... help change the world!

Please note: No events are currently scheduled, while we focus on our new website, preparing for work in Haiti and other important priorities to serve you better. Events below were in 2012.

Many of our events are in New York City, including those below. More events will be scheduled this summer.

If you have any questions or would like to come to any of these events please call us Tuesday - Friday at 1-212-280-0333, Saturday - Monday call: 1-917-428-1061. Use this 917 number if you wish to reach us during an event.

Photo of Hearts & Minds volunteers and friends at a picnic

Hearts & Minds volunteers and friends at our May 18 picnic. And here's our picnic spot (without us : )

wpe8.jpg (3389 bytes)International Potlucks and Picnics in Central Park
Thursday June 28, 3-5 pm and Friday May 18, 4 - 6 pm. Meet Hearts & Minds volunteers and others from all over the world, enjoy a wide range of cuisines.
     If possible, please let us know in advance what you'd like to bring. We have a microwave and oven that can be used to warm your dish if you arrive at our office before start time. Those also going to the museum on May 18 (more just below), can temporarily leave their leftover food, pots or dishes at our office after the picnic

    
You can meet us before start time at the Hearts & Minds office or go directly to our picnic spot as shown in this map. In case of rain, it'll be at Hearts & Minds' office. You're welcome to call 1-917-428-1061 for more info.

Potluck also on Friday, February 17, 2-4 pm* at the Hearts & Minds office


Cultural events
Museum of Natural History, 82nd and Fifth Avenue, New York, NY
Monday June 25, 2 - 4 pm
Meet us in the Theodore Roosevelt Rotunda, up the stairs to the main Central Park West entrance. Directions and a photo of this entrance is at: http://www.amnh.org/visitors/. Look for us inside by the barosaurus, the world's tallest freestanding mount of a dinosaur skeleton. More info on museum exhibits at http://www.amnh.org/exhibitions/

Metropolitan Museum, 82nd and Fifth Avenue, New York, NY
Friday May 18, 7:30 - 9 pm
Meet us in the lower, street level entrance about 75 feet south of the main entrance. More info on exhibits at www.metmuseum.org, directions at metmuseum.org/visit/plan-your-visit/getting-here


Seniors for Change program logo. links to main web page for this programSeniors for ChangeSM - art and activism programs
More info on this program: www.change.net/seniors
     Additional volunteers welcome. Please
contact us before coming.

Wednesday, March 21, 12:30 - 2:30 pm at  the Institute for Senior Action, JASA Cooper Square, 200 East 5th Street, East Village, New York, NY

Fridays, March 23 and April 20, 10:30 - 11:45 am at ARC XVI Senior Center on West 174th St. in Washington Heights, New York, NY

Logo for Our World - Our Future: Youth For Change links to information about the programYouth for ChangeSM - art and activism programs
More info on this program: www.change.net/youth

The following programs are at the Hearts & Minds' office:

Saturday, March 31, 11 am - 4 pm with Columbia Community Outreach with students Columbia College, teaching and learning about global poverty, updating our www.heartsandminds.org  website, creating art and writing letters to their elected representatives.

Sunday, April 22, 12 - 3 pm with Marks Jewish Community House of Bensonhurst at at the Hearts & Minds' office

Monday and Tuesday December 10 -11, both days 1-5 pm, each day with 25 college students from University of Mississippi.

Food Collection for Our Local Food Bank
In partnership with others, we're collecting food from customers at nearby supermarkets for use in the food bank run from our building.
Saturday, November 3, 12 - 4 pm. Please
contact us for more info.

Haiti ProjectSM event
"Fighting for Food Security, the Story of a Leading Haitian Activist"
Tuesday, May 8, 7:30 - 9 pm
Sponsored by AJWS at the JCC, Upper West Side of Manhattan


This year's events

Past Events: 2012, 2011, Spring 2010, Autumn 2009, Spring 2009, Winter 2009, Autumn 2008

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Thanks to Simon Koppel for scheduling Seniors and Youth for Change events
Copyrights: Entire website 1997 - 2016 by Hearts and Minds Network, Inc., Photos at the top of this web page  by Microsoft Clip Art except the middle one  1998 by Hearts & Minds and photo of girl in pink hat  2005 by Bill Blackman. Picnic group photo by Kushal Dutt, park photo without us by Dorian Valentine. This web page - http://www.heartsandminds.org/events.htm - online since 1997, latest text changes July 25, 2013

 

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