This Week in Chelsea: Week of July 27, 2020

This Week in Chelsea: Week of July 27, 2020

Thursday, July 30, 7:30-8:30pm | Trav S.D.’s History of Drag in Vaudeville | Proof positive that discovering new things about the cultural contributions of LGBTQs isn’t a pursuit to be contained to Pride Month, this wide-ranging, fast-moving lecture and slideshow opens a window to what the world was like long before RuPaul’s Drag Race (or, […]

This Week in Chelsea: Week of July 20, 2020

Wednesday, July 22, 6:30pm: Manhattan Community Board 4’s Full Board Meeting, Online| At CB4’s full board meeting, its full membership votes on letters crafted by committees such as Business License & Permits, Waterfront, Parks & Environment, and Housing, Health, & Human Services. And, as always, the Public Session gives 2 minutes of uninterrupted time to […]

This Week in Chelsea: Week of July 13, 2020

This Week in Chelsea: Week of July 13, 2020

BENEFIT: Tuesday, July 14, 8pm: Night of a Thousand Judys | Dorothy didn’t get to her “Somewhere Over the Rainbow” place without a little help from her friends, and neither will they. To that rainbow’s end, so to speak, comes the eighth annual Night of a Thousand Judys, a concert event whose 2020 iteration tailor-makes […]

This Week in Chelsea: Week of July 6, 2020

This Week in Chelsea: Week of July 6, 2020

Hudson Guild Presents “The Breathe Project” | This initiative is meant to foster dialogue about how to rectify racial injustice in our society. See the below flyer for details, and send jpeg images, ASAP, to jfurlong@hudsonguild.org. Down to Earth Farmers Market: Saturdays in Chelsea | It’s one of those sure signs of spring: Down to […]

This Week in Chelsea: Week of June 29, 2020

This Week in Chelsea: Week of June 29, 2020

Hudson Guild Presents “The Breathe Project” | This initiative is meant to foster dialogue about how to rectify racial injustice in our society. See the below flyer for details, and send jpeg images, ASAP, to jfurlong@hudsonguild.org. Down to Earth Farmers Market: Saturdays in Chelsea | It’s one of those sure signs of spring: Down to […]

This Week in Chelsea: Week of June 22, 2020

Tuesday, June 23, 6am-9pm: State and Federal Primary Elections | Many have taken advantage of Early or Absentee Voting–but today, it’s all about brick and mortar participation. Before you go, though, verify your poll site by visiting https://nyc.pollsitelocator.com (COVID-19 has caused some poll sites to change). Once on site, you’ll find measures have been taken […]

This Week in Chelsea: Week of June 15, 2020

This Week in Chelsea: Week of June 15, 2020

Wednesday, June 17, 11am: NY State Attorney General Letitia James’ Virtual Public Hearing on Police/General Public Interactions During Recent Protests | The Office of the Attorney General is investigating interactions between police officers and the public during recent protests. Attorney General James will be holding a public virtual hearing to examine the nature and details […]

This Week in Chelsea: Week of June 8, 2020

This Week in Chelsea: Week of June 8, 2020

June Committee Meetings of Manhattan Community Board 4 (CB4) | Each CB4 meets monthly, which serve as a prelude to matters discussed, when CB4 holds its full board meeting  on the first Wednesday of the month. On this week’s calendar: Wednesday, June 10, 6:30pm, the Clinton/Hell’s Kitchen Land Use Committee meets. On their agenda: Planning […]

This Week in Chelsea: Week of June 1, 2020

This Week in Chelsea: Week of June 1, 2020

Sunday, June 7, 10am: AIDS Walk New York Live at Home | This annual event from Gay Men’s Health Crisis (GMHC) goes online for its 2020 iteration, with celebrity guests, special performances, and a DJ-led dance party. Proceeds will help fund GMHC’s emergency response to COVID-19, and also help several other tri-state area AIDS service organizations. […]