April 2015

New Guitar Hero Live Trailor

It’s back! Have you seen the new Guitar Hero Live? Get ready to rock! Check out the trailor below: Yesterday fans of Guitar Hero had a chance to celebrate at the Best Buy Theatre with Pete Wentz, Gerard Way and Vanessa Hudgens. Fans have one more chance to check out the new game at Best Buy in Union Square on April 18th: April 18, 2015:  Best Buy Store, Union Square, New

Film at the Bronx Documentary Center-Tierralismo: Stories from a Cooperative Farm

Tierralismo: Stories from a Cooperative Farm   Wednesday, April 15, 7:30PM This documentary offers a close look at the history and practices of Cuba’s most successful and important urban farm, the agricultural cooperative, Organopónico Vivero Alamar. The cooperative provides an example of how organic agriculture can be practiced in a city and contribute to local development by facilitating access to healthy food at fair prices while creating jobs. Through its

Getting Your Skin Ready for Spring with all® Free Clear Detergent

It was a long winter- and Spring still isn’t exactly living up to its expectations. That means a  lot of us are suffering from seriously dry skin. all® Free Clear detergent has sent us some tips to help with this issue, and also share why it’s the #1 recommended detergent by dermatologists.  Tips for Tackling Dry Skin: 1.       Make sure to moisturize regularly. Find an oil-based, rather than water-based, moisturizer, because

2015 SummerStage Schedule- in the Bronx

The SummerStage calendar is now available! Check out the lineup for the Bronx. To see the full listing for all of the boroughs, visit www.cityparksfoundation.org   Judy Torres / Tony Touch June 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Crotona Park Crotona Park North to South, Fulton Av to Southern Blvd and Crotona Park East, Bronx, NY Bronx native Judy Torres has scored club hits with songs such as, “Please

Spring Classes at Bronx River Art Center

Classes begin April 10th and run through June 27th. (10 weekly sessions) There is still room in: Cartooning (ages 9-13) on Fridays 4:30-6:30pm Painting & Drawing (ages 11-13) on Saturdays 2-4pm Painting & Drawing for Teens & Adults (ages 14+) on Saturdays 9:30-11:30am More information and to register

Our Fave Things for #Spring and #Summer

  Warmer weather has finally arrived! Which means we are going to have a lot of fun discovering our favorite spring and summer trends. Follow along as we add our fave trends in fashion and other fun in the sun!  If you haven’t gotten your first pair of Natives yet- what are you waiting for?! Natives are perfect for little feet in the summertime because they are light and airy

Easter at the Bronx Zoo

Saturday and Sunday- April 4th and 5th, 2015 EGGSTRAVAGANZA SCAVENGER HUNT A self-guided foray through the zoo to locate different egg-laying species. Visit all the spots between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. and enjoy a prize. WILDLIFE HAT PARADES Each day at 12, 1:30, and 3:15 p.m. Wear your favorite animal-themed hat or mask and march with us. Parades leave from the rhino garden outside the Zoo Center building. CRAFTS

Spring Break at Wave Hill

FRI, APRIL 3    IN THE SHOP: VACATION WEEK SALE In celebration of Spring Vacation Week, enjoy 20% off all kids’ gifts. The Shop at Wave Hill offers unique, seasonal gifts inspired by nature; all proceeds from sales support Wave Hill’s world-class gardens and outstanding programs. PERKINS VISITOR CENTER, 10AM–4PM   SAT, APRIL 4    TAI CHI CHUAN Quiet like a mountain, moving like a river, Tai Chi is a sequence of

Bronx Spring Health Jamboree

Marketing & Advertising Solutions Inc. (MAS), in conjunction with Argus Community Inc. and Boom! Health will present the Bronx Health Jamboree this Saturday, April 4th. It will be located at Hostos Community College Gymnasium from 12pm-4pm.   Argus Community Inc. and Boom! Health have collaborated to form a wonderfully, innovative program called, Latinos Educating Ourselves About Obesity (LEAO), that represents the five boroughs of New York City. It is a

Foraging Tour with SPURSE

Learn about the urban ecosystem and munch locally on a neighborhood walk ending at Brook Park! Saturday, April 11th from 2-5pm Begin at BRAC’s temporary gallery at 305 East 140th Street #1A, Bronx, NY 10454 RSVP on Facebook SPURSE will lead a foraging walk and host a picnic that explores the variety of edible things that grow freely around the city and looks at how humans and plants make up

Kids Week At Your Local Park

April 6th Kids Week Bronx: Orienteering for Kids at Pelham Bay Ranger Station (in Pelham Bay Park) , Bronx 1:00 p.m. Today’s topic is orienteering for kids. Practice your map reading skills and prepare to explore the park. Free! April 7th Kids Week Bronx: All About Fish at Crotona Nature Center (in Crotona Park) , Bronx   1:00 p.m. Today’s topic is all about fish. Become an ichthyologist and discover