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Monday, March 10


Housing committee, CB7


Community Board office, 250 West 87th Street


6:30 p.m., Free


Discussion with Jean Green Dorsey, President of Westgate/Stonehenge Tenant Association on exclusion of stabilized tenants from communal building facilities. Review of local legislators' housing agendas. Follow-up on CB7 Housing agenda for 2014Agenda to be announced.


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Do You Believe in Love?


The Jewish Community Center, 322 Amsterdam Avenue, 76th Street


8:30 p.m., $12


A documentary film: Even though Tova does not believe in love, she has had a remarkable success as a matchmaker. And so, people flock to her apartment where her husband, housekeeper, and daughter weigh in as she divines matches. Tova, who is paralyzed because of muscular dystrophy, specializes in finding matches for people with disabilities. Her tough-love approach leads to a unique matchmaking style but her passion for the work and for her clients is undeniable.


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Tuesday, March 11


Transportation Committee CB7


Goddard Riverside Community Center, 593 Columbus Avenue at 88th Street


7 p.m., Free


Pedestrian Safety improvements on Riverside Drive and West 72nd and West 79th Streets. Discussion with the NY District Attorney's Office on penalties for taxi drivers who violate the traffic laws. Strangers' Gate (Central Park West and West 106th Street.) Proposal to remove three parking spaces on the east side of Central Park West in order to increase visibility for park users.


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One Page Poetry Circle


St. Agnes Library, 444 Amsterdam Avenue


5:30 p.m., Free


The One Page Poetry Circle is free and open to all who are interested in poetry. Bring a single page of poetry by a known poet - with copies for others if you can. Moderated by Abigail Burnham Bloom (abigailburnhambloom@ gmail.com) and Anna Lee Wilson (annaleewilson@verizon.net).


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Wednesday, March 12


Business & Consumer Issues Committee, CB7


Community Board office, 250 West 87th Street


7 p.m., Free


Applications to the SLA for two-year liquor licenses of several stores. Alteration application to the SLA of one store. Unenclosed Café Renewal Applications of several cafes.


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Grin and Bear It: How to Be Happy No Matter What Reality Throws Your Way


Barnes & Noble, 82nd & Broadway


7 p.m., Free


In her book Grin and Bear It: How to Be Happy No Matter What Reality Throws Your Way, TV's Flipping Out's Jenni Pulos guides readers through life's darker moments with this charming what-not-to-do manual.


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Thursday, March 13


Preservation Committee, CB 7


Community Board office, 250 West 87th Street


6:30 p.m., Free


48 West 71st Street, Apt. 2F (Central Park West - Columbus Avenue.) Application #14-6281 to the Landmarks Preservation Commission to replace windows. 240 West 71st Street (Broadway ? West End Avenue.) Application #14-6281 to the Landmarks Preservation Commission for replacement of parlor floor windows on the front facade, rear façade modifications and the addition of a bulkhead on the roof.


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North Woods Tour At Central Park


Charles A. Dana Discovery Center at the Harlem Meer


12 p.m., Free


View tumbling cascades, rustic bridges, and picturesque pools in the "Manhattan Adirondacks." Route involves many hills and stairs. 75 min.


centralparknyc.org


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