New York CIty Council Member Ben Kallos

Past Events

Incredibles 2

John Jay Park
77th Street and Cherokee Place
New York, NY 10021
United States

Free Movies Under the Stars
Incredibles 2

Come early for free ice cream, popcorn, and face painting.

Family Day at Carl Schurz Park

Carl Schurz Park
East 84th Street &, East End Ave
New York, NY 10028
United States

Family fun day is an afternoon full of crafts, games, inflatables for children, transformation face painting with Agostino Arts, an obstacle course, sports activities, a photo booth, and more! The event is sponsored by Council Member Ben Kallos and the New York City Parks Department. Come ready to have a great time!

Contact (212) 360-1430 or accessibility@parks.nyc.gov for more information regarding accessibility.

Policy Night

Office of Council Member Ben Kallos
244 East 93rd Street
New York, NY 10128
United States

Second Tuesday of the Month

My staff or I are happy to meet with you 5pm-6pm by appointment. A good brainstorm starts with advance preparation. In order to make our session productive, please contact my office ahead of time to prepare with staff and schedule your meeting by calling 212-860-1950 or emailing bkallos@benkallos.com.

Housing Legal Clinic

Office of Council Member Ben Kallos
244 East 93rd Street
New York, NY 10128
United States

Meet with a housing attorney for a free consultation and legal advice.

Appointment required and can be made by calling 212-860-1950.

Jazz at Andrew Haswell Green: Laura Bello

Andrew Haswell Green Park
East 60th Street & FDR Drive
(Enter at 60th St. & York Ave Walk up to the top of the ramp)
New York, NY 10065
United States

Join Council Member Ben Kallos and the NYC Parks Department and for a free afternoon of jazz in the park on Saturday May 11. Based in New York, singer/song-writer, Lara Bello conveys the music of her hometown Granada Spain: Flamenco, Arabic melodies and Mediterranean roots masterfully fused with African and Latin American rhythms.

For accessibility information, contact (212) 360-1430 or accessibility@parks.nyc.gov before May 8, 2019.

Shred-A-Thon

Upper Green Side
82nd Street Greenmarket
New York, NY 10028
United States

Shred-A-Thon All those yellowing, moldy docs of yours? Tax forms? Checks?Get ‘em industrial-grade shredded and for FREE!

Housing Legal Clinic

Office of Council Member Ben Kallos
244 East 93rd Street
New York, NY 10128
United States

Meet with a housing attorney for a free consultation and legal advice.

Appointment required and can be made by calling 212-860-1950.

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

New York Public Library
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!

Free Bike Helmet Fitting & Give Away

Office of Council Member Ben Kallos
FDR Drive, East 76 Street to East 78 Street
New York, NY 10075
United States

Department of Transportation and my office will give away free bike helmets while supplies last for all ages. You must be present to get a helmet and you must learn how to properly fit and wear it before you receive it. Adults over 18 receiving a helmet must sign a waiver, and a parent or legal guardian must be present to sign a waiver for children under age 18.