Events

  • VAN CORTLANDT BIRD WALKS, THE BRONXSaturdays, September 2 – November 25, 8:00am – 9:30amGuides: NYC Audubon, Van Cortlandt Park ConservancyWith the Van Cortlandt Park ConservancyMeet at Van Cortlandt Nature Center. The history of birding and Van Cortlandt Park are inseparable. Influential birders such as Roger Tory Peterson and Allan D. Cruickshank got their starts on […]

  • Bring out your inner Avian!

  • Join up, young and old, individuals or running clubs, for a 5K run/walk showing our resolve to combat the obesity epidemic. The race takes place on the grounds of the original Yankee Stadium—now Joseph Yancey Track & Field at Macombs Dam Park—at 161st Street across from the new Yankee Stadium. We are partnering with New York Presbyterian/The Allen Hospital. […]

  • Bring out your inner Avian!

  • Bring out your inner Avian!

  • Bring out your inner Avian!

  • The inaugural Yes the Bronx Film Festival will take place September 19-21, 2014, at Lehman College, 250 Bedford Park Blvd W, Bronx, NY, a half block from the #4 train in the Bronx. The Bronx Borough President, Ruben Diaz, Jr., has made it an official Bronx 100 event, celebrating the centennial (1914-2014) of the Borough of […]

  • Yes continues its partnership with Community Board 8 and local merchants to underwrite an annual Poetry Slam by teenagers. A separate award for the  best  Civics poem—an iPad Mini—is part of our efforts to foster awareness among our youth. Young people pour their hearts out about their lives growing up in the Bronx. Poet judges rate their performances, […]

  • Join us for a lively discourse by Bob Fanuzzi, associate professor at St. John’s University and chairman of community board 8,  United States citizens have celebrated Independence Day since the 1870s, and  so does Yes the Bronx. In 2005, Constitution Day—September 17, 1787—was established by Congress honoring the day 39 delegates to the Constitutional Convention signed […]

  • Yes has teamed with Community Board 8 and local merchants to underwrite an annual Poetry Slam by teenagers.Young people pour their hearts out about their lives growing up in the Bronx. Poet judges rate their performances, while the audience hoots, hollers, cries, and slams to participate. Eric “Advocate of Wordz” Maldonado serves as master of ceremony. […]