Fall Flat 5K Trail Race in the Greenbelt

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Whether this is your first or fiftieth 5-K, we guarantee you a fun time with a great group of local runners – in the beautiful Greenbelt! Supporting the Greenbelt While You Run Your participation and race fee helps support the not-for-profit Greenbelt Conservancy, which works in partnership with NYC Parks, to care for the Greenbelt’s parks, trail system and diverse programs.

About the Course and Timing Fall Flat takes you along Willowbrook’s White Trail and around the lake; it is flat and well suited for novice runners and walkers as well as more competitive athletes. The course is clearly marked with overhead ribbons and signs/arrows.

Course marshalls are in place to provide assistance. There is one water stop mid-course. The race is professionally chip-timed culminating in an awards ceremony with refreshments. Medals, Race Shirts, Photos Medals are awarded to the top three finishers in twelve age categories, as well as to the top overall male/female finishers. A wicking race shirt is provided for all pre-registered runners. Race photos are posted on the The Greenbelt Conservancy facebook page within 48 hours of race day. Race bibs, timing chips and shirts will be distributed on race day. Arrive early to pick-up. Same day registration is $35.00 – register early to save money! Start time is 10 am. Thank you We are grateful for support of this event from NYC Council Members, Joseph Borelli and Steven Matteo. For product donations and sponsorship opportunities, please email: reilly@sigreenbelt.org

Saturday, November 17th at 10 AM in Willowbrook Park

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The Second Annual Playwright’s Festival

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November 9th through November 11th

The Little Victory Theatre is proud to host their annual PLAYWRIGHT’S FESTIVAL which gives emerging and established playwrights a platform to showcase their new work.

This year’s festival will feature: The Stork Stakes by Amanda DeLalla Business Efficiency Model by Tom Diriwachter The Retirees, A Comedy by Phyllis J. Esposito As Of This Morning, by Matthew Gilleece Swim Before You Drown by Ciara Kay Roasted by Georgeta Seserman Friday @ 8p.m. Saturday @ 8p.m. Sunday @ 2p.m.

All tickets are $15. Please call the theatre at (718)524-8467 or email littlevictory16@gmail.com Three Course $20 dinner package with DaNoi Restaurant Available (Excludes tax, tip and beverages and Call the theatre for details.

Pumpkin Picking at Decker Farm

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Sat, October 6, 10am – 4pm at Historic Richmond Town

Fun for the entire family! Pick a pumpkin, enjoy an old-fashioned hay ride, corn maze, arts and crafts and face painting! This picturesque historic site will be open to the public weekends in October and Columbus Day. Tickets include: tractor-pulled hay ride, hip-high kid’s maze, farm animals, crafts and activities! New additions this year: Fenced-In Pumpkin Patch! Food Trucks! Egger’s Ice-Cream and S’more Making!

For info and tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/pumpkin-picking-at-decker-farm-tickets-50243385318?aff=ebapi&goal=0_035b85cc1a-d2f1b58259-49034077&mc_cid=d2f1b58259&mc_eid=6a6792af6d

 

  • Pick Pumpkins in our new and improved pumpkin patch!
  • Take a spin around the farm in a tractor-pulled hay ride!
  • Let the little ones go crazy in a hip-high kid’s maze!
  • Feed the farm animals!
  • Food Trucks, ice cream, smore’s & cider!
  • Kid’s crafts and activities!
  • There’s so much more to experience at Decker Farm!

Jam & Toast Brunch

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via Project Hospitality

Please join us for Brunch! 
May 9, 2018 
at the Hilton Garden Inn

Join us as we toast the following community leaders for their outstanding support of our community!

John Calabrese Financial  
Rabbi Marcus Kramer Humanitarian Award

Robert King Kee
Reverend Roland Ratmeyer Founders Award

Judith Cohen  
Sophie Matthews Memorial Award

Elwood Kuszel
The Bishop Patrick Ahern Achievement Award

For tickets: https://projecthospitality.ticketspice.com/project-hospitality

For sponsorship opportunities, please contact Christopher Hellstrom (Director of Agency Advancement) chellstrom@prohecthospitality.org 718-448-1544 (116)

Open Run: Silver Lake Park

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Join New York Road Runners for FREE weekly runs in your neighborhood! Open to all ages and experience levels. Walkers, strollers, and dogs on a leash are welcome. No advance registration is required, but is encouraged For more information visit openrun.nyrr.org

DAY & TIME: Tuesdays @ 7 p.m. DISTANCE: 3.1 m (5k) WHERE TO MEET: At the lake bridge, down the hill from the intersection of Victory Blvd. and Eddy St.