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Events and Activities

Montefiore, its departments, programs and health partners regularly host a number of events throughout the year to educate, engage and inform members of the communities we serve.

This regular “boots on the ground,” hands-on outreach is critical. It’s typically the first step toward creating the relationships and understanding needed to improve the overall health and wellness of people who might otherwise not have immediate access to care.  

We encourage you to find and attend a health-related event in your community. In addition to the free giveaways, activities and fun you’ll pick up something even more valuable—a greater understanding of how Montefiore can help you and your family in your journey towards living a healthier life. Look for us at:

Let's Talk About Cancer 

Monday, November 3, 2014 from 2:00–4:00 pm 
Justice Sonia Sotomayor Community Center 
1000 Rosedale Avenue 
Bronx, NY 10472 

Montefiore Einstein Center for Cancer Care invites you to a bilingual cancer education forum for the Bronx community. 
Learn more about the most commonly diagnosed cancers and receive information about health resources in your neighborhood. 

This event is in partnership with the Office of the Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr., Phipps Neighborhoods, and the Office of Assemblyman Marcos Crespo.

Flu Shot Event 10/24

Flu Shots at Riverdale YM-YWHA 
Friday, October 24, 2014 from 10am-1pm 
Riverdale YM-YWHA 
5625 Arlington Avenue 
Bronx, NY 10471 

Montefiore is a proud sponsor of this event that will administer flu vaccinations to community members in the 81st Assembly District. The vaccination is offered to constituents at no cost but participants are asked to bring their insurance card. Must be 18 years of age or older to participate, and cannot be allergic to eggs. 

This service is sponsored in conjunction with Assemblyman Dinowitz, Congressman Eliot Engel, State Senator Jeff Klein, Council Member Andrew Cohen and Walgreens Pharmacy. 

New York Botanical Garden Greenmarket

Wednesday, October 22, 20014 from 11am-1pm
Bronx Botanical Gardens
2900 Southern Boulevard
Bronx, NY 10458

The Greenmarket at the New York Botanical Garden brings affordable, locally grown produce to the community. Montefiore is a proud sponsor of the event that will feature healthcare information distribution, community outreach and BMI Health Screenings.

Regular Events

Grand Concourse

Walking Group every Wednesday 10:15 to 11:15
Farmer's Market Tours every Tuesday 12pm to 1pm

Comprehensive Health Care Center

Farmer's Market walk every Tuesday at 12pm.

Comprehensive Family Care Center

Farmer's Market on Tuesday mornings 10:30am to 12:30pm

YMCA's Diabetes Prevention Program - starts July 29, 2014 for 16 weeks every Tuesday from 6-7pm

Family Health Center

Farmers Market every Tuesday at 10am

Community Garden every Tuesday at 11am

Diabetes Support Group: Every first Thursday of the month

Prenatal Workshop
Centering Class every Monday at 3pm-4pm
Parenting Class every Thursday 3pm-4pm