Thursday, October 20, 2011

Recent and Upcoming Events

Join CIVITAS for the Shaping Urban Design and Public Policy Tour

On Saturday, October 15 CIVITAS Executive Director Hunter Armstrong gave a tour of East 96th Street as part of openhousenewyork weekend. The tour focused on the way zoning and land use policies have shaped the Upper East Side and East Harlem.

Phillip Lopate Lecture at the Park Avenue Armory

The Kick-Off Event for Reimagining the Waterfront Design-Ideas Competition
A lecture by award-winning author Phillip Lopate
on his book
Waterfront: A Journey Around Manhattan
Wednesday, October 26 at 7pm
Veterans Room, Park Avenue Armory, 643 Park Avenue (Between 66th-67th Streets)
The event is $10. There is no charge for CIVITAS members.
Space is limited, and registration is required. Please RSVP to or 212.996.0745.

Community Events on the East River Esplanade

Cleanup with Upper Green Side for It's My Park Day
Saturday, October 15, 10 am - 3 pm
Meet at the 96th Street on the East River Esplanade

Activities include: scraping, painting and daffodil planting. Email to volunteer.