New York CIty Council Member Ben Kallos

Past Events

Rally to Expand 3K for All Citywide

St. Catherine's Park
1245 1st Avenue
New York, NY 10065
United States

CANCELED: In 2017, Mayor de Blasio promised “3K for All” but has NO PLAN to cover two-thirds of children citywide. Manhattan has NO 3K below 122nd Street on the Westside or 100th Street on the Eastside.* Join us to demand 3K for All citywide.

* 3K available in School District 1 for 2020.

Shred-A-Thon: Out Like a Lamb Edition

82nd Street Green Market
York and First Ave
New York City, NY 10028
United States

CANCELED: All those yellowing, moldy docs of yours? Tax forms? Checks? Instead of throwing them out, get them industrial-grade shredded and for FREE! Not only will you get rid of your unwanted papers, but also by shredding them you'll make sure your personal information stays safe.

MWBE Job Fair

Silicon Harlem
2785 Fredrick Douglass Blvd
New York, NY 10039
United States

CANCELED: In partnership with Silicon Harlem, my office will be hosting the MWBE Job Fair, offering job and contract opportunities for businesses owned by women and people of color. This job fair will also include resume-writing and interview skills services.

Ben Kallos Chess Challenge

Eleanor Roosevelt High School
411 East 76th Street
New York, NY 10021
United States

CANCELED: Come play chess with the Council Member at Eleanor Roosevelt High School!

Location: Eleanor Roosevelt HS 411 East 76th Street New York, NY Take the 6 train to 76th Street.

 

 

Drag Queen Story Hour

Roosevelt Island Branch Library
524 Main St.
Roosevelt Island, NY 10044
United States

Drag Queen Story Hour captures the imagination and play of gender fluidity in childhood and gives kids glamorous and unapologetically LGBTQ role models. A drag queen will read inclusive books as well as storytime favorites and leads participants in a fun craft!

First Friday

Ben Kallos City Council District Office
244 E 93rd St
New York, NY 10128
United States

Meet Ben in person and meet with your neighbors to discuss what's important to you. Feel free to drop in or leave at any time during First Friday. Learn about what is happening in your community and how to get involved in working together to make our neighborhood a better place to live.

Drag Queen Story Hour

Roosevelt Island Library
524 Main Street
Roosevelt Island, NY 10044
United States

Drag Queen Story Hour captures the imagination and play of gender fluidity in childhood and gives kids glamorous and unapologetically LGBTQ role models. A drag queen will read inclusive books as well as storytime favorites and leads participants in a fun craft!

Open Data Training for Manhattan Community Boards and the Public

Webster Library
1465 York Ave
New York, NY 10075
United States

In this intro to NYC Open Data training, participants will learn the terms and processes essential to working with NYC Open Data. They will learn how to access and manipulate a variety of NYC open data sets relevant to their local community in a series of "data journey" exercises. Participants will become familiar with the technologies and tools that were designed with community boards— like BoardStat, an easy-to-use data analytics tool— to harness NYC Open Data to gain valuable insight into their local community. Come ready to learn, share and get right into data sets and graphs!

RSVP at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/nyc-opendata-102-103-essentials-of-nyc-open-data-for-community-insight-registration-89632109051

Mammogram Van

The American Italian Cancer Foundation
Good Shepard Plaza: 543 Main Street
Roosevelt Island
New York, NY 10128
United States

Do you need a Mammogram? The American Italian Cancer Foundation and my office have made getting one available at no cost to you. You must be a woman over the age of 40 to qualify for the No Cost Mammogram. No co-pays required and deductibles are waived. Uninsured patients also welcomed.

 

Mammogram Van

The American Italian Cancer Foundation
Stanley Isaac Center
415 E. 93rd St.
New York, NY 10128
United States

Do you need a Mammogram? The American Italian Cancer Foundation and my office have made getting one available at no cost to you. You must be a woman over the age of 40 to qualify for the No Cost Mammogram. No co-pays required and deductibles are waived. Uninsured patients also welcomed.

 

First Friday

Ben Kallos City Council District Office
244 E 93rd St
New York, NY 10128
United States

Meet Ben in person and meet with your neighbors to discuss what's important to you. Feel free to drop in or leave at any time during First Friday. Learn about what is happening in your community and how to get involved in working together to make our neighborhood a better place to live.

Drag Queen Story Hour

Webster Library
1465 York Avenue
New York, NY 10021
United States

Drag Queen Story Hour captures the imagination and play of gender fluidity in childhood and gives kids glamorous and unapologetically LGBTQ role models. A drag queen will read inclusive books as well as storytime favorites and leads participants in a fun craft!

State of the District

Memorial Sloan Kettering Auditorium
430 East 67th Street
New York, NY 10065
United States

Volunteer Fair 12:30PM - 1PM
Child Care Available Upon Request up to 3 Days Before the Event
For questions about accessibility, please contact us to request additional accommodations, at least 3 business days before the event.

First Friday

Ben Kallos City Council District Office
244 E 93rd St
New York, NY 10128
United States

Meet Ben in person and meet with your neighbors to discuss what's important to you. Feel free to drop in or leave at any time during First Friday. Learn about what is happening in your community and how to get involved in working together to make our neighborhood a better place to live.

First Friday

Ben Kallos City Council District Office
244 E 93rd St
New York, NY 10128
United States

Meet Ben in person and meet with your neighbors to discuss what's important to you. Feel free to drop in or leave at any time during First Friday. Learn about what is happening in your community and how to get involved in working together to make our neighborhood a better place to live.

Drag Queen Story Hour at Yorkville Library

Yorkville
222 East 79th Lexington Ave, New York, NY
New York, NY 10021
United States

Drag Queen Story Hour captures the imagination and play of the gender fluidity in childhood and gives kids glamorous, positive, and unabashedly queer role models. In spaces like this, kids are able to see people who defy rigid gender restrictions and imagine a world where people can present as they wish, and where dress-up is real.

Drag Queen Story Hour at the 92y

92 y
1395 Lexington Ave, New York, NY
New York, NY 10021
United States

Drag Queen Story Hour captures the imagination and play of the gender fluidity in childhood and gives kids glamorous, positive, and unabashedly queer role models. In spaces like this, kids are able to see people who defy rigid gender restrictions and imagine a world where people can present as they wish, and where dress-up is real.