New York CIty Council Member Ben Kallos

Past Events

Free Bike Helmet Fitting & Give Away

Office of Council Member Ben Kallos
East End Ave. & 84th Street
New York, NY 10028
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 age 18 receiving a helmet must sign an online waiver. Please scan the QR code or sign the waiver online (https://bit.ly/32TBCqP) to register.

Masks are required during the entire fitting. All CDC social distancing protocols will be followed. Helmets will be distributed following all social distancing protocols and only given to those present while supplies last.

Free Face Mask Distribution in Partnership with Stanley Isaacs Neighborhood Center

Stanley Isaacs Neighborhood Center
415 East 93rd Street
Courtyard
New York, NY 10128
United States

My office will be distributing FREE face coverings and hand sanitizer for those who need them through our community partners. 

Limited Supplies Available. One Per Person. First Come First Served.

Weather Permitting.

Shred-A-Thon

92nd Street Greenmarket
1st Ave between 92nd St &, E 93rd St.
New York, NY 10128
United States

All those yellowing, moldy docs of yours? Tax forms? Checks? Get ‘em industrial-grade shredded for free at the Shred-A-Thon.

Info Session for Affordable Homeownership Opportunity at 1402 York Ave

City Council
Virtual
New York, NY 10128
United States

Ten newly constructed cooperative apartment units at 1402 York Avenue will be offered to eligible buyers that qualify as low-income households at 63% AMI, with estimated sales prices ranging from $43,488 to $60,165.

At 6pm on Wednesday, June 16th, I am joining the Housing Partnership for an information session to educate the public on how to apply in time for the deadline on June 29th, 2021.

Free Face Mask Distribution in Partnership with Stanley Isaacs Neighborhood Center & NYC Committee for Ranked Choice Voting

Stanley Isaacs Neighborhood Center
415 East 93rd Street
Courtyard
New York, NY 10128
United States

My office has will be distributing FREE masks, sanitizer, reusable bags and materials on ranked choice voting for those who need them through our community partners. 

Limited Supplies Available. One Per Person. First Come First Served.

Weather Permitting.

First Friday Online

City Council
Virtual
New York, NY 10128
United States

First Friday remains one of my favorite parts of my job as your Council Member. Though a virtual conversation is still the safest way to host group events, I want to listen to and address your concerns as we work together for a better city.

You must RSVP to participate by Zoom. The Zoom link will be sent by email. 

If you do not receive the link by an hour before the event, check your spam.

Questions should be submitted with RSVP or by email to questions@benkallos.com

Info Session for Affordable Homeownership Opportunity at 1402 York Ave

City Council
Virtual
New York, NY 10128
United States

Ten newly constructed cooperative apartment units at 1402 York Avenue will be offered to eligible buyers that qualify as low-income households at 63% AMI, with estimated sales prices ranging from $43,488 to $60,165.

At 6pm on Wednesday, May 19th and June 16th, I am joining the Housing Partnership for an information session to educate the public on how to apply in time for the deadline on June 29th, 2021.

Free Face Mask Distribution in Partnership with Stanley Isaacs Neighborhood Center

Stanley Isaacs Neighborhood Center
415 East 93rd Street
Courtyard
New York, NY 10128
United States

My office has will be distributing FREE face coverings and hand sanitizer for those who need them through our community partners. 

Limited Supplies Available. One Per Person. First Come First Served.

Weather Permitting.

First Friday Online

City Council
Virtual
New York, NY 10128
United States

First Friday remains one of my favorite parts of my job as your Council Member. Though a virtual conversation is still the safest way to host group events, I want to listen to and address your concerns as we work together for a better city.

You must RSVP to participate by Zoom. The Zoom link will be sent by email. 

If you do not receive the link by an hour before the event, check your spam.

Questions should be submitted with RSVP or by email to questions@benkallos.com

Free Face Mask Distribution in Partnership with Stanley Isaacs Neighborhood Center

Stanley Isaacs Neighborhood Center
415 East 93rd Street
Courtyard
New York, NY 10128
United States

My office has will be distributing FREE face coverings and hand sanitizer for those who need them through our community partners. 

Limited Supplies Available. One Per Person. First Come First Served.

Weather Permitting.

First Friday Online

City Council
Virtual
New York, NY 10128
United States

First Friday remains one of my favorite parts of my job as your Council Member. Though a virtual conversation is still the safest way to host group events, I want to listen to and address your concerns as we work together for a better city.

You must RSVP to participate by Zoom. The Zoom link will be sent by email. 

If you do not receive the link by an hour before the event, check your spam.

Questions should be submitted with RSVP or by email to questions@benkallos.com

Free Face Mask Distribution in Partnership with Stanley Isaacs Neighborhood Center

Stanley Isaacs Neighborhood Center
415 East 93rd Street
Courtyard
New York, NY 10128
United States

My office has will be distributing FREE face coverings and hand sanitizer for those who need them through our community partners. 

Limited Supplies Available. One Per Person. First Come First Served.

Weather Permitting.

Ben Kallos Virtual Chess Challenge

Chess In The Schools
411 East 76th Street
New York, NY 10021
United States

All sections for this event will start at 10:00 AM and run for 60 minutes. Players can join in advance and during the event. See the individual sections below for further details.

A FREE lichess.org account is required to join all of our online tournaments. We will have four sections for the event (Click on the section you would like to compete in):

K-12 Open Arena (Open to all Scholastic Players) - Register Now

K-12 Under 1600 Arena - Register Now

K-12 Under 1200 Arena - Register Now

Parents and Friends Arena (Open to Adults) - Register Now

The top 7 players in each sections will receive special gift certificates from Chessable and Play Magnus. If you win email tournaments@chessintheschools.org with your LICHESS username.

 

https://chessintheschools.org/tournament/2021-3-13cm-ben-kallos-chess-challenge/

First Friday Online

City Council
Virtual
New York, NY 10128
United States

First Friday remains one of my favorite parts of my job as your Council Member. Though a virtual conversation is still the safest way to host group events, I want to listen to and address your concerns as we work together for a better city.

You must RSVP to participate by Zoom. The Zoom link will be sent by email. 

If you do not receive the link by an hour before the event, check your spam.

Questions should be submitted with RSVP or by email to questions@benkallos.com

First Friday Online

City Council
Virtual
New York, NY 10128
United States

First Friday remains one of my favorite parts of my job as your Council Member. Though a virtual conversation is still the safest way to host group events, I want to listen to and address your concerns as we work together for a better city.

You must RSVP to participate by Zoom. The Zoom link will be sent by email. 

If you do not receive the link by an hour before the event, check your spam.

Questions should be submitted with RSVP or by email to questions@benkallos.com

Free Face Mask Distribution in Partnership with Stanley Isaacs Neighborhood Center

Stanley Isaacs Neighborhood Center
415 East 93rd Street
Courtyard
New York, NY 10128
United States

My office has will be distributing FREE face coverings and hand sanitizer for those who need them through our community partners. 

Limited Supplies Available. One Per Person. First Come First Served.

Weather Permitting.

Smoke Alarm Presentation + FREE Smoke & Carbon Monoxide Detector Installation

City Council
Virtual
New York, NY 10128
United States

Join me and the New York City Fire Department for a presentation where participants can learn how to prevent home fires and schedule a FREE appointment for smoke and carbon monoxide detector home installation.

RSVP below or by calling 212-860-1950.

Supplies will be offered on a first-come, first-serve basis.

State of the District 2021

City Council
Virtual
New York, NY 10128
United States

You are invited! Please join me for my annual report at my State of the District, which will be held online this year. We will recognize all the work members of our community have done together with my office over the past 7 years and give a preview of what’s in store for 2021.

This event will be hosted on zoom and streamed at Facebook.com/BenKallos/live.

For questions about accessibility, please contact us to request additional accommodations, at least 3 business days before the event.

First Friday + My 40th Birthday

City Council
Virtual
New York, NY 10128
United States

I couldn't imagine a better way to celebrate my 40th birthday than at my office’s monthly First Friday meeting with the neighbors and community members whom I’ve had the pleasure of serving for the last six years. Though a virtual conversation is still the safest way to host group events, I want to listen to and address your concerns as we work together for a better city.

You must RSVP to participate by Zoom. The Zoom link will be sent by email. 

If you do not receive the link by an hour before the event, check your spam.

Questions should be submitted with RSVP or by email to questions@benkallos.com