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Spring classes for Girls & Young Women begin January 28

Program for Girls and Young Women

Orientation has come and gone, but there are still spots left in the Program for Girls & Young Women's spring semester of classes!  Offerings include hip hop dance, play writing and performance, poetry and photography, hands-on ...

 

Dance & Spoken Word performance Saturday, January 26th

Program for Girls and Young Women

The Program for Girls & Young Women presents Imperfect Harmony, a winter showcase featuring awesome performances and original work by our Next Level Dancers, Silence Out Loud Poets, and special guests. This showcase is the ...

 

“We Measure What We Value”: Food Educators Rally at City Hall for Nutrition Education Bill

Community Food Action

Food advocates came together in January to support a bill introduced in the New York City Council to mandate reporting on food and nutrition education in public schools. This bill is a rare opportunity to ...

 

Help us raise $2,000 to build CASA power!

Community Action for Safe Apartments

Help us raise $2,000 to build CASA power! Here are some CASA Highlights! CASA members showed up to the City Council’s final vote to pressure the City for a fair rezoning on Jerome Avenue, and as ...

 

In My Words 2019 (Spring Break) Applications now available!

Program for Girls and Young Women

We are now accepting applications for In My Words 2019! Download the flier here and share with a friend, students or a young woman you think should be a part this amazing six-day arts intensive. Back to ...

 

Registration is Open for our College Explorers Program (Workshops, SAT Prep and College Trips)!

College Access Center

New Settlement is now accepting applications for our FREE College Explorers Program for high school juniors. Our fall class will run from 4:30pm – 6:00pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays starting on January 8, 2019. To register ...

 

Feeding the People and Not the Landfills

Community Food Action

By Maria Caicedo, Cooking and Gardening Coordinator This year at the 170 Farm Stand, we became an official Grow NYC food scraps drop-off site. Excited for the possibilities to encourage community members to give us their ...

 

Roya Marsh returns to guide young women poets

Program for Girls and Young Women

On Thursday, November 8th the incomparable Roya Marsh returns to lead her 5th poetry and spoken word workshop series with New Settlement. Silence Out Loud will meet on Thursdays from 5-6:30 pm in our basement program ...