Seen & Heard: Volunteering, Benefits, and Events

••• Tommy reports that two trees fell in Tribeca Park during the storm.

••• How to sponsor a food-truck visit to an area still reeling from Sandy.

••• “The Executive Committee of CB1 will be holding a working meeting this Sunday to assess the needs of the community after this devastating storm. All members of the community are welcome.” It’s at Trinity Church at 2 p.m.

••• Sunday night at City Winery: Comic Relief benefit. “The NYC stand-up comedy community is coming together to raise money for the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy. 100% of the proceeds will be donated between The American Red Cross and Hudson River Park Trust.Tickets.

••• From New Amsterdam Market: “We are organizing a volunteer day in lieu of tomorrow’s market. If you are willing to roll up your sleeves and help with general cleanup or putting things back in place, please let us know. We’ll provide work gloves, food, and water to all volunteers.Email for info.

••• ROC is pushing for Halloween trick-or-treating on Monday from 3-6 p.m. If you’re a business who’s game to give out candy, let me know and I’ll compile a list.

••• From Manhattan Youth Downtown Community Center: “Please join Manhattan Youth and Whole Foods Market for a community meeting at 6:30 p.m. on Monday in the Whole Foods Market Café, on the second floor. Take this opportunity to share some time and some stories with your friends and neighbors. You’re also invited to stay for an informal presentation of two string quartets by Ludwig van Beethoven, played by our Tribeca Chamber Players.”


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