March 22, 2012 Weather: Gorgeous! High of 76 Degrees.
Councilwoman Gale Brewer passed along info about the following free neighborhood tax clinics: Bloomingdale Library, 150 W. 100 St. Every Friday, February 3-April 13, 2012 from 10:30am-2:30pm 212-222-8030; Morningside Heights Library, 2900 Broadway, Every Monday and Saturday, February 4-April 16, 2012 from 10:30am-2:30pm 212-666-5099; Riverside Library, 127 Amsterdam Avenue, Every Thursday, February 2-April 12, 2012 from 11am-3pm 212-870-1810; Project FIND Hamilton Senior Center, 141 West 73 Street, NY NY Every Tuesday, February 7-April 17, 2012 from 10am-2pm 212-787-7710; West Side Campaign Against Hunger, 263 West 86 Street, Lower Level, Every Tuesday, February 7-April 17, 2012 from 10am-12noon and 1pm-3pm 212-362-3662; Goddard Riverside Community Center, 647 Columbus Avenue at 92nd Street, Every Tuesday, February 7 – April 12, 2012 from 6–8pm.
Tonight, learn about the history of the Dublin House & Irish pubs on the UWS with Landmark West. Tickets here.
After a hiatus last summer, the New York Philharmonic has scheduled free concerts this summer in Central Park on July 12 and July 17. The performances will start at 8 p.m. and be followed by fireworks. (DNAinfo)
The new Westside Market on Broadway between 97th and 98th is slated for a “soft open” the first week of April, with a grand opening two weeks later. It will be open 24 hours a day. It’s the market’s third location in the neighborhood. “George Zoitas said that his family has another new Westside in the works, which could open by late 2013.” (Columbia Spectator)
Students at the Urban Assembly High School for Green Careers on West 84th Street are building a water collection system for an urban garden. (NY1)