THE POINT CDC is dedicated to youth development and cultural and economic revitalization of Hunts Point section of The Bronx.

 Office hours: Monday - Friday 10Am -6PM


 THIS WEEK AT THE POINT


   

Passion Fair

May 26th
4-6PM
Free

Join us on Thursday, May 26th and share your passion. Youth will display their passions with interactive booths covering diverse interests from comics to circus arts and everything in between! Your passions can be  a natural release, a great way to connect to like-minded people, and if developed, become a bankable skill.  Come through and get your zen on. Location: THE POINT, 940 Garrison Avenue, Bronx NY 10474


 
 

The Public Theater’s Shakespeare in the Park

May 27th
12PM (For Tickets)
FREE

Free Tickets for The Public Theater’s Free Shakespeare in the Park at 12pm at THE POINT. Limited number of tickets available.
The Taming of the Shrew A live performance of Shakespeare’s zany comedy of the sexes featuring an all-female cast.

Location: Central Park, NYC Performance will be in English

 

   

Blank Plate Fundraiser
A Taste of The Bronx

May 27th
6-9PM
Community members $10
General $25

You are Invited to THE POINT CDC’s Blank Plate: The Taste of The Bronx
 - A community dinner party  that celebrates our Teen Chef
Get ready for a community dinner party, courtesy of our local teen chefs! Inspired by our new creative culinary program Blank Plate, you’ll enjoy delectable dishes inspired by our memories, identities, and imaginations that help keep our connection to food growing for another year.

Get your tickets at www.eventbrite.com
Location: THE POINT, 940 Garrison Avenue, Bronx NY 10474

   

BugStock 2016!

May 28th
11am-5pm    
Meet at THE POINT 940 Garrison Avenue, Bx, NY 10474
Free

Field Trip: Hunter Island, Pelham Bay Park
Conducted by  Artist/Biologist-in-residence, Brandon Ballengée, and Naturalist, Mike Feller. LEARN ABOUT BIODIVERSITY by observing birds, insects and plants AND MORE. Feller says this about Hunter Island. “I could sleep all year to be awake for the second third of May and October on Hunter Island”
contact: Carey Clark, cclark@thepoint.org, (917) 822-4853
Location: Meet at THE POINT, 940 Garrison Avenue, Bronx NY 10474

 

 

Open Hydrant Theater presents
The Shadow Box

June 3th, 4th & 5th
Tickets will be available at
www.brownpapertickets.org

Open Hydrant Theater Company presents its Equity production of The Shadow Box,
by Michael Cristofer.  
The performances are June 3rd at 7:30PM, June 4th at 2PM and 7:30PM
and June 5th at 3PM. 
Tickets will be available at www.brownpapertickets.org 

Location: THE POINT, 940 Garrison Avenue, Bronx NY 10474


 

Social Circus Final Presentation

June 9th
7-830PM
Free

Why travel to Madison Square Garden when you can see a spectacular circus variety show in your own neighborhood. Join us on Thursday, June 9th at 7pm for a night of amazing circus acts ranging from juggling to acrobatics and aerial,all performed by Bronx youth!

Location: THE POINT, 940 Garrison Avenue, Bronx NY 10474


 

Urban Waves/Open Hydrant Theater Company presents its Summer Short Play Festival 2016

June 11th and 12th
Tickets will be available at
www.brownpapertickets.org

Urban Waves/Open Hydrant Theater Company presents its Summer Short Play Festival 2016, an evening of One-Act Plays.  Performances are Saturday the 11th at 2PM and 7:30PM and Sunday the 12th at 3PM and 7:30PM. 
Tickets will be available at www.brownpapertickets.org

Location: THE POINT, 940 Garrison Avenue, Bronx NY 10474

 


 

Final presentation at ICP at THE POINT

June 13th-16th
Free

The week of June 13th to the 16th will be the final Black & White classes.
Friends and Family  are welcome to see the Photo students’ final portfolios, where they talk about there photography along with reading there artist statements and ask questions about the process.

Location: THE POINT, 940 Garrison Avenue, Bronx NY 10474


 

The 13th Annual Hunts Point Fish Parade and Summer Festival "UNITING COLORS OF THE BRONX

June 18th 
11:30AM - 5pm
FREE

As the Hunts Point community begins to celebrate the approaching Summer season, the largest annual celebration returns to Hunts Point to entertain community residents, families and businesses. Parade registration starts at 10:30AM at Hunts Point Riverside Park. At 11:30PM Fish Parade Marches through Hunts Point Prizes Awarded for best Costumes and Floats based on the theme. The Summer Festival starts at 12noon at Barretto Point Park, with a Basketball Tournament, Greening the City Arts Festival, prizes, food, activities, and performes.

How to participate:

As a Community Organization click here.
As a Vendor click
here.
As a Marcher click
here.
   
   
   

 
 

 



 

 

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TEEN PROGRAMS
2015-2016

Oct. 15th - Teen Program Family Orientation 6-8PM


FREE PHOTO CLASSES
Contact: 718-542-4149


 


FREE MUSIC ENSEMBLE CLASSES
Contact: 718-542-4139 X.131
Tuesdays 6:30PM-8:30PM


TEEN CIRCUS
Tuesdays & Thursdays
6:30-8:30PM