Preserving Affordability – March 22

Using Historic Preservation to Develop & Maintain Affordable Housing in NYC Wednesday, March 22, 2023

9:00 am – 12:00 pm

via Zoom, Presenters will focus on recent case studies in New York City and walk attendees through how these successful projects happened.

Parkchester: A Bronx Tale of Race and Ethnicity – January 19

January 19, 2023 6:00 p.m. – 7:oo p.m.  Via Zoom Join us on January 19th at 6PM for a virtual conversation about Parkchester, one of HDC’s 2022 Six to Celebrate, with Yeshiva University professor, Jeffrey Gurock. Born and raised in Parkchester, Professor Gurock is an internationally-recognized expert in the discipline of American Jewish history. He […]

The Nine: An Exploration of Parkchester’s Terracotta Art & Artists – 11.12

Saturday, November 12, 2022 12:00 – 2:00 p.m. Sharon Pandolfo of The Parkchester Project will lead an in-person walking tour through the beautiful Parkchester area of the Bronx. This walk will cover the nine artists featured in Parkchester, their careers and body of work, as well as their art on the Parkchester campus. We will also delve […]

Preservation School: Municipal Archives – 11.9

The 2022-2023 Preservation School series will feature classes with representatives from New York City agencies. Come learn about these agencies’ missions and how they engage with historical neighborhoods, buildings, and sites. Ask questions directly of representatives from different agencies about the work they do. New York City Department of Records and Information Services/Municipal Archives: Wednesday, […]

Taste of Little Caribbean Walking Tour – postponed

Saturday, November 5, 2022 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. visitors are welcomed to an immersive cultural experience including samples of jerk chicken with festival, savory meat or vegetable patties, curries, salted fish cakes with spicy tamarind sauce, sweet pastries, …

Abandoned Staten Island Cemeteries Virtual Tour – 10.26

Wednesday, October 26, 2022 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. Via Zoom Join HDC and Michael Pelczar the Assistant Executive Director of Friends of Abandoned Cemeteries for a video tour of Staten Island’s hidden & closed cemeteries from the comfort of your own home. Hear tales about the lives & deaths of those buried within. See fascinating monuments, […]

2022 Landmarks Lion – 11.29

Honoring Frank E. Sanchis III – Tuesday, November 29, 2022 Cipriani 25 Broadway, Manhattan 6:30 PM – HDC is proud to honor Frank for his years as a preservation champion at city, state, national, and international levels.