Jun
2
Sat
3rd Annual LIC Post Waterfront 5K @ Hunters Point South Park
Jun 2 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
3rd Annual LIC Post Waterfront 5K @ Hunters Point South Park | New York | New York | United States

The 3rd Annual LIC Post Waterfront 5K is here. This annual event will take runners/walkers through the business corridor of Vernon Blvd and finish along the magnificent Long Island City waterfront. The Center Blvd Dash kids races will follow immediately after, which children ages 2-9 can register for. All funds raised will benefit the Hunters Point Parks Conservancy.

Sep
8
Sat
GIRLS RESIST! A workshop on activism, leadership, and starting a revolution @ The Astoria Bookshop
Sep 8 @ 1:00 pm
GIRLS RESIST! A workshop on activism, leadership, and starting a revolution @ The Astoria Bookshop

Join in a workshop on Girls Resist!: A Guide to Activism, Leadership, and Starting a Revolution, lead by author, assistant advocacy director of the ACLU of New York and Autostraddle Staff Writer, KaeLyn Rich.

An empowering and accessible resource for teen girls and young women looking for smart, actionable advice and guidance, Girls Resist! is perfect for aspiring activists who are ready to crush inequality, start a revolution, and be the change they want to see in the world!

KaeLyn Rich is a staff writer for the popular queer women’s website Autostraddle.com. A feminist, direct- action organizer, nonprofit lifer, and sexuality educator, she is the assistant advocacy director of the ACLU of New York and former community affairs coordinator for Planned Parenthood of Central and Western New York.