Welcome to THE POINT!
THE POINT Community Development Corporation is dedicated to youth development and the cultural and economic revitalization of the Hunts Point section of the South Bronx.

COMING UP THIS WEEK at THE POINT

THE JON SPENCER BLUES EXPLOSION
THE POINT FUNDRAISER
FRIDAY, March 27
Doors open at 8pm
Show at 8:30PM
$15
general admission
$5 student with valid ID.
At THE POINT CDC 940 Garrison Ave.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Poetry Slam Preliminaries: The Point in The Bronx
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 25
FRIDAY, MARCH 27
6-8PM
$5 Teens, $7 Adults
FREE for Performers
NYC’s hottest teen poets compete for a chance to represent their city at the Brave New Voices National Teen Poetry Slam in Atlanta. Come support the voices of the next generation, as they take the stage and speak their mind. To enter, poets must be 13-19 years old, and signup at www.urbanwordnyc.org or show up. First come first serve. Audience members are encouraged to come early, as seating is limited.

 

 

 



Join us for a community meeting about what to do with the unused space in your neighborhood.
THURSDAY, March 26
6PM
At THE POINT

Únase a nosotros para una junta de la communidad para saber que hacer con los espacios no utilizados en su barrio.
JUEVES, 26 de marzo
6PM
En THE POINT
 

The Hunts Point Studio is a group of Urban Planning Graduate students from Hunter College. Our mission is to promote environmental justice and improve quality of life for residents and workers, through a community based planning process.

This survey is designed to get your opinions about access to food, parks and open space in Hunts Point. Please take your time and answer as accurately as possible. Your answers are anonymous.

For all of the questions below, please choose only ONE answer to each question, unless the question says “check all that apply”.  

Link to survey here.

Woman Identified Leadership
and Support Group
Wednesdays 6:45 - 8:15pm
and
Fridays 5:30-7pm
FREE
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

BLANK PLATE
Culinary Arts and Design Classes
Starting March 5, 2015
Thursdays 4:45-7:30PM
FREE
Ages 13 +

Contact: Alejandra at 718 542.4139 X155

THE POINT CDC
940 Garrison Ave., Bronx NY 10474

 

THE DON QUIXOTE PROJECT

The Don Quixote Project where participants will be exploring the effects of incarceration on young people through theater games 
 
Thursdays
6:30-8:30PM
16-24 years old.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

SUMMER YOUTH EMPLOYMENT PROGRAM

Need Help Filling out the Application? Come to THE POINT on Thursday, April 2nd to apply from 5- 7pm - FREE FOOD

Youth who would like to work at THE POINT this summer need to apply with the following two agencies: 

14-15 year olds
South Bronx Overall Economic Development Corporation (SOBRO)  555 Bergen Ave; 3 rd FL; 718‐732‐7628   2, 5 train to 3rd Ave 149th St
 
16-18 years olds
Wildcat @ PULSE HS  560 East 179th Street; Room 308 718‐294‐0230 xt. 3080/1 D Train to Tremont Ave & Grand Concourse then transfer to the Bx 36 bus to East 180th St. & Arthur Ave

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

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TEEN PROGRAMS


TEEN OPEN HOUSE: Registration ongoing
Thursday, January 8, 2015 
7-830PM
For all new students
For teen brochure click here


MONDAY

ICP @ THE POINT • Black & White Photography
Pre-Teen I - 4-7pm FREE


A.C.T.I.O.N. • Teen Advocacy
4:00- 7:00pm


OPEN HYDRANT THEATER • Adult Acting Classes - 7-10pm (Audition required and ongoing) FREE


TUESDAY

ICP @ THE POINT • Black & White Photography
Pre-Teen I • 4:00-7:00pm FREE

CIRQUE DU MONDE • Social Circus
6:45 - 8:30pm. FREE

THE POINT ACADEMY OF DIGITAL MEDIA & PRODUCTION
Music Ensemble 7:00 - 9:00pm FREE

DANCE • Forza Malizia Dance Co.
Dance Classes  7-9pm  FREE


WEDNESDAY

ICP @ THE POINT • Black & White Photography
Teen I • 4-7pm FREE

A.C.T.I.O.N. • Youth Advocacy 4:00-7:00pm FREE

ABADA CAPOEIRA • Brazilian Martial Arts
7-8:30pm. FREE

W.O.M.E.N.'s GROUP • Young Women Ladership
6:450- 8:15pm FREE


OPEN HYDRANT THEATER
Adult Acting Classes 7-10pm
Audition required and ongoing  FREE

AFICIONADO ARTS • Visual Arts
(13 and over ) 6:45-9:30pm FREE.

THE POINT ACADEMY OF DIGITAL MEDIA & PRODUCTION
Music Production 7:00 - 9:00pm FREE

THURSDAY

ICP @ THE POINT • Black & White Photography
Teen I - 4:00-7:00pm FREE

Blank Plate - Culinary Arts + Design
4:45 - 7:30PM FREE

CIRQUE DU MONDE • Social Circus
6:45-8:30pm FREE

THE POINT'S COMIC BOOK CLUB  13+
7-8:30PM FREE


FRIDAY

A.C.T.I.O.N. • Youth Advocacy 4:00-7:00pm FREE

W.O.M.E.N.'s GROUP • Young Women Ladership
5:30- 7pm FREE 

Feb. 20 - ICP Open Lab will open only on Fridays from 3 to 6PM. (Saturday open lab is temporarily closed)