Events

Healing Drums Circle

Date: 
Wed, 02/10/2016 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Wed, 02/17/2016 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: 
127 W. 127th St. Suite 432, Harlem, NY 10027

Join CONNECT and Patrice C. Queen, for our healing drums circle designed to transform lives through rhythm, words  and musical expression.The Healing Drum’s Circle is part of CONNECT’s ongoing programing focused on healing and community health and well being to prevent and end gender based violence. 

Feb. 10, 2016

Feb. 17, 2016

Wednesdays, 6- 8 p.m.

CONNECT | 127 W. 127th St. Ste. 432, Harlem, NY 10027

RSVP to patricecqueen@msn.com


Teologia in the Heights On Domestic Violence

Date: 
Wed, 10/21/2015 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Location: 
The Heights Tavern 3910 Broadway New York, NY 10032

Our Co-Executive Director, Sally MacNichol joins Teología in the Heights, an event series geared towards young adults (21+) in Washington Heights, Manhattan to explore themes about life, faith, and justice from a Catholic perspective, influenced and enriched by Latino culture. Sally will speak about Domestic Violence in faith communities.

Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2015 | 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.

The Heights Tavern

3910 Broadway

New York, NY 10032

No RSVP Needed.

 

Hombres Dialogando Spanish Speaking Support Group for Men

Date: 
Sun, 11/22/2015 - 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Sun, 12/06/2015 - 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Sun, 12/20/2015 - 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Location: 
127 W. 127th Street, Suite. 432, Harlem, NY 10027

Hombres Dialogando also known as “HD” welcomes all Spanish speaking MEN to come talk about Manhood, Fatherhood, Relationships and Immigration obstacles.   Come, join a men’s program that helps deal with these issues and more.  

¿Tienes dificultades o conflictos con tu compañera, tu ex esposa, o tu novia?  ¿Tienes dificultades en, mantener una relacion cercana en la vida de tu hijo/hija?  ¿Tienes dificultades en mantener las expectativas o imagen de lo que esperan de usted Como hombre?  Únase a otros que como usted, estan atravesando por estos mismos conflictos!

HD meets two Sundays a month for 12 sessions.  Food and metrocards will be provided. 212-683-0015 ext.220

Sundays, 1:30 - 3:30 p.m. 

Nov. 22, 2015

Dec. 6, 2015

Dec. 20, 2015

 

CONNECT, 127 W. 127th St. Ste. 432, Harlem, NY 10027

RSVP to Marlon Walker at: mwalker@connectnyc.org

OR call: 212-683-0015 ext.220

Faith Roundtable on Sexuality and Spirituality

Date: 
Thu, 11/19/2015 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: 
127 W. 127th Street, Suite. 432, Harlem, NY 10027

CONNECT Faith Roundtable on Sexuality and Spirituality

Join CONNECT for an enlightening and dynamic evening as we explore messages our faith traditions have given us about our bodies, sex, sexuality and who we can love.

Facilitator: DeShannon Barnes-Bowens
DeShannon Barnes-Bowen, MS is an Interfaith Minister, Therapist, Founder of ILERA Counseling Services and Coordinator of CONNECT’s Safe Faith Communities Project

Thursday, Nov. 19, 2015 | 6 - 8 p.m.

ALL ARE WELCOME

RSVP To connectfaith@connectnyc.org

Shine the Light in Harlem

Date: 
Mon, 10/26/2015 - 5:30pm - 8:00pm
Location: 
Everyone walks to the Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. State Office Plaza, 125th Street and Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. Boulevard.

Shine the Light in Harlem

Join CONNECT and the Upper Manhattan Domestic Violence Services Coalition for the annual Walk and Speak Out against Domestic Violence.

We begin this walk on 116th St. and St. Nichoals Ave. and walk to the Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. State Office Plaza, 125th Street and Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. where the event will conclude with a Speak Out • Wear purple in solidarity!

Monday, Oct. 26, 2015

5:30 p.m. | Walk begins at 116th St. and St. Nicholas Ave.

6:30 p.m. | Purple Lights

6:15 p.m. | Speak Out at the Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. State Office Building

Domestic Violence Awareness Forum in Brooklyn

Date: 
Wed, 10/14/2015 - 6:30pm - 9:00pm
Location: 
Brooklyn Museum Cantor Auditorium, 200 Easter Parkway, Brooklyn NY

Domestic Violence Awareness Forum in Brooklyn

We join Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke for a forum on Domestic Violence Awareness bringing together the NYC Mayor’s Office to Combat Domestic Violence among a community of fraternity and sorority brothers and sisters.

The event will features Keynote speaker Sil Lai Abrams, CEO of Truth in Reality

Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2015 | 6:30 - 9:00 p.m.

RSVP Here

Redefining Manhood & Gender Violence Prevention at Nuyorican

Location: 
Nuyorican Poet's Cafe 236 E 3rd St New York, NY

Join us and Kevin Powell for a public conversation about redefining manhood and gender violence prevention, at the Nuyorican Poets Cafe. At this  intimate event, you will hear from survivors of gender-based violence, women and men who work in this field, men who have committed DV and or are working not to become those types of men.

Monday, Oct. 26, 2015

Nuyorican Poet’s Cafe 236 E 3rd St New York, NY

Redefining Manhood & Gender Violence Prevention at Nuyorican

Location: 
Nuyorican Poet's Cafe 236 E 3rd St New York, NY

Join us and Kevin Powell at the Nuyorican Poet’s Cafe for a public conversation about redefining manhood and gender violence prevention. Gathered to join the intimate conversation will be survivors of gender-based violence, women and men who work in this field, and men who have committed DV and or are working not to become those types of men.

Monday, Oct. 26, 2015

Nuyorican Poet’s Cafe, Nuyorican Poet’s Cafe 236 E 3rd St New York, NY

Gender and Leadership A Conversation with the New York Women's Foundation

Date: 
Fri, 10/23/2015 - 9:00am - 11:00am
Location: 
The New York Women's Foundation - 39 broadway, 23rd Fl, NYC 10006

Join CONNECT and The New York Women’s Foundation for a robust conversation about male leadership in the work to end violence against women.

Panelists:

Quentin Walcott, Co-Executive Director, CONNECT
Ted Bunch, Co-Founder & Co-Director, A Call To Men
Larry Lee, Executive Director, New York Asian Women’s Center

Moderator: Ana Oliveira, President & CEO, The New York Women’s Foundation

Friday, Oct. 23, 2015 | 9 - 11 a.m.

The Hispanic Federation

55 Exchange Place, 5th Floor

New York, NY 10005.

Please also note: Photo identification is required


RSVP HERE

 

15th Annual Brides March Against Domestic Violence

Date: 
Sat, 09/26/2015 - 10:00am - 2:00pm
Location: 
Various locations in Manhattan, The Bronx, and Brooklyn

CONNECT joins the 15th Annual Gladys Ricart & Victims of Domestic Violence Memorial Walk/Brides’ March.

Saturday, September 26, 2015
Begins at 10 a.m. at various locations in Manhattan, The Bronx, and Queens

Please visit www.bridesmarch.com for meeting points, march routes, and contact information.