Events

WOMEN'S EMPOWERMENT TRAINING SPRING 2018

Date: 
Fri, 05/11/2018 - 10:00am - 4:00pm
Fri, 05/18/2018 - 10:00am - 4:00pm
Fri, 06/01/2018 - 10:00am - 4:00pm
Fri, 06/08/2018 - 10:00am - 4:00pm
Fri, 06/15/2018 - 10:00am - 4:00pm
Location: 
CONNECT: 127 West 127th St, Room 432; Harlem NY 10027
 
CONNECT’s Training Institute offers a Women’s Empowerment Training - a unique opportunity to get training, guidance, technical assistance and mentorship as you develop your own women’s empowerment program. 

WOMEN'S EMPOWERMENT TRAINING SPRING 2018

Date: 
Fri, 05/04/2018 - 10:00am - 4:00pm
Location: 
CONNECT: 127 West 127th St, Room 432; Harlem NY 10027
 
CONNECT’s Training Institute offers a Women’s Empowerment Training - a unique opportunity to get training, guidance, technical assistance and mentorship as you develop your own women’s empowerment program.

Monthly Men’s Roundtable

Date: 
Thu, 04/26/2018 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Location: 
127 West 127th Street, Room 432, New York, NY 10027
 
Save the date and join us for our monthly men’s roundtable. Theme to be announced soon!

Faith Roundtable: #MeToo #FaithCommunities too.

Date: 
Thu, 04/19/2018 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: 
127 W 127th Street, Harlem, NY
 
The #MeToo movement has brought attention to the pervasiveness of sexual harassment, abuse and violence in all sectors of our society, including our faith communities. While there has been a steady stream of disclosures, there are still many who don’t feel safe telling their stories. Please join us this month for a safe confidential space to share your story. We will discuss our stories of sexual harassment and abuse in our faith communities, and where we go from here.

Fifth annual The New Black Fest at The Lark - Kick-off Panel with Quentin Walcott

Date: 
Mon, 04/09/2018 - 7:00pm
Location: 
Apollo Theater Soundstage, located at 253 West 125th Street, New York, NY 10027.
 
We are pleased to announce the fifth annual New Black Fest at The Lark! CONNECT’s Co-executive director,  Quentin Walcott, will speak on the kick-off panel for the festival along with Keith Josef Adkins, Keith A. Beauchamp, C.A. Johnson, and Dominique Morisseau.

Hombres Dialogando

Date: 
Sun, 04/08/2018 - 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Sun, 04/22/2018 - 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Location: 
127 West 127th Street, Room 432, New York, NY 10027
 
Hombres Dialogando (o HD) es un programa para caballeros de habla Hispana. Donde podemos tener conversaciones sobre hombria, ser un padre de familia, nuestras relaciónes intimas, y problemas migratorios.
 
Hombres Dialogando (or HD) is a men’s program that welcomes all Spanish-speaking men to discuss Manhood, Fatherhood, Relationships and Immigration obstacles.

HEALTHY SELF, HEAL-THY-SELF, Group for Survivors

Date: 
Wed, 04/18/2018 - 11:15am - 12:45pm
Location: 
127 West 127th Street, Room 432, New York, NY 10027
 
Intimate partner abuse can create situations where women feel isolated, trapped and confused about their experiences. This is a 10-session support group for survivors of intimate partner violence.

CONNECT Co-director, Q Walcott at “Promising Practices: Labor and Community Fighting Sexual Harassment in the Era of #MeToo”

Date: 
Fri, 03/23/2018 - 9:00am - 12:30pm
Location: 
The Murphy Institute, 25 W 43rd Street, 18th Floor, New York, NY 10036

Co-sponsored by the Murphy Institute, CUNY and The Worker Institute at Cornell ILR
 
An interactive program bringing strategies, resources, and creativity together to create an equity framework for fighting harassment in the workplace and community.

MONTHLY WOMEN’S CIRCLE: Film Screening of LIBERATED: THE NEW SEXUAL REVOLUTION

Date: 
Thu, 04/05/2018 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: 
127 West 127th Street, Room 432, New York, NY 10027
 
For April, Sexual Assault Awareness Month, our women’s circle will be a screening and discussion on “LIBERATED: THE NEW SEXUALREVOLUTION.” This film provides shocking insight into attitudes and behaviors regarding sex, the normalization of sexual violation, and the struggle against conceptions of gender and sexuality shaped by the media. Join us for a rich and open discussion following the screening.

An Interfaith Breakfast Celebrating The Lives of Women

Date: 
Wed, 03/28/2018 - 10:00am
Location: 
Central Library (Teen Conference Room), 89-11 Merrick Blvd, Jamaica
 
Women face so many adversities: injustice, discrimination, exploitation, and abuse and yet we persist!
 
Join us at the Queens Library for an Interfaith Breakfast to honor the strength, courage, and power of women! We will share the stories of women who inspire us, learn from each other, and have a good time!
 
All are welcome. Breakfast will be served. First-come, first-served.