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A LANDMARK EVENT TO END ALZHEIMER’S: Ride The Forest Park Carousel & Raise Money To Fight Alzheimer’sPresented by Alzheimer's Association, New York City Chapter
The Forest Park Carousel – one of New York City’s Landmarks – is joining the battle against Alzheimer’s!
A Day of Family-Friendly Events Include American and British Troop Re-Enactors, Revolutionary War-Era Music, A Trolley Tour, A Parade of Flags, Demonstrations of Artillery, Onsite 18th-Century Cooking and More
Each year on the third weekend of September, The German- American Steuben Parade is held on Manhattan’s 5th Avenue. The aim and purpose of the Parade is to provide Americans, including the nation’s statesmen, with a visual of the great role played by Germanic immigrants in the development of the United States. The Parade instills in all Americans with roots from German speaking countries a deep-rooted sense of pride and accomplishment.
JOIN THOUSANDS OF BROOKLYNITES ON THE CONEY ISLAND BOARDWALK AS THEY TAKE GIANT STEPS TO END ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE “WALK TO END ALZHEIMER’S” WILL RAISE FUNDS TO SUPPORT THE WORK OF THE ALZHEIMER’S ASSOCIATION, NEW YORK CITY CHAPTERPresented by Alzheimer’s Association, New York City Chapter
The Alzheimer’s Association, New York City Chapter is now recruiting walkers, supporters and volunteers for its sixth annual Brooklyn fundraiser, Walk To End Alzheimer’s. This year’s two-mile walk will take place on the Coney Island Boardwalk (15th Street & Boardwalk) on the morning of Sunday, September 21, 2014. The Walk is expected to raise $150,000. Walk To End Alzheimer’s raises money for vital programs and services offered at no charge by the Alzheimer's Association, New York City Chapter, advancing important research into better treatments and a possible cure, and helping to increase public awareness about the disease and its impact on our community. Families, children as well as dogs are welcomed to walk. Purple bandanas, frisbees and other pre-friendly items with the Walk logo will be available for suggested donation. There will also be a color-coded promise flower given out to all walkers to serve as a visual testimony to how everyone is connected to the disease.
The Art Students League of New York will honor internationally renowned artists Ai Weiwei and Greg Wyatt at its 2014 Hall of Fame Gala at the Metropolitan Club (1 East 60th Street, NY, NY) on October 9th. Since its founding in 1875, League artists from Frederick Remington and Norman Rockwell, to Georgia O’Keeffe, Jackson Pollack, Louise Bourgeois, and Cy Twombly, have shaped the course of art around the world. Ai and Wyatt, contemporary League artists, continue that tradition today.
Escape Music Festival (www.escapemusicfest.com) is a two-day indie rock and electronic music festival. It will make its debut October 11-12 at Pier 9 in Brooklyn, N.Y., and feature 30 performances over the course of both days to an audience of more than 16,000 people.
The Impact Awards Gala recognized individuals and organizations who are giving of their time, talent and treasure to impact the lives of New York City's most vulnerable citizens. At FPWA we bear collective responsibility for each other and we recognize that all of us must play an active role in making our communities a better place to live. Our honorees personify the true heart of FPWA and its member organization.