November 15, 2010

Holiday Fun at Bartow Pell Mansion

Holiday Quilling Workshop Saturday, November 20 2 p.m. Join BPMM for a workshop on the art of paper filigree, a technique that has been around for centuries. Learn how to curl, bend, cut, and glue fine pieces of paper to make intricate and unique designs, perfect for holiday cards, ornaments, and gifts. Recommended for ages 12 and up. Cost $15; members $10 Registration required. 718.885.1461 or


The Police Athletic League (PAL) is looking for volunteers to continue its mission of serving New York City’s young people by donating their time and talents to help serve Bronx youngsters at PAL’s Webster-Giannone Center serving Fordham and Tremont, PS 48 in Hunts Point and PAL’s New South Bronx Center.

Talent Showcase at I.S 217- a family show!

Check out the Go Hard or Go Home Talent Showcase on Saturday, November 20th! There will be rappers, dancers and steppers competing for a first place prize of 400$! When: Saturday November 20th (doors open at 3 pm) Where: I.S 217 (977 Tiffany st.) Tickets: 10$ For more info: contact Ed Nelson at (917) 285 335

BronxMama Pick + Special Offer

Recently yours truly was given the chance to create a holiday card on the website Take a look at what I came up with! I liked the fact that I could share three different pictures rather than just one family picture. I picked three of my favorite pictures from this year, made them black and white, and voilà! What do you think? Check out for yourself and create