Public Employee Press
Coming events for May/June
DC 37 Asian Heritage Committee will hold its annual celebration at the
union on May 18 at 6 p.m. Admission is free and all union members are invited
to enjoy entertainment and food from various Asian cultures. For more information,
please call Committee Chair Maf Misbah Uddin, who is also the treasurer of DC
37 and the president of Local 1407, at 212-815-1684.
The DC 37 Education
Committee fundraiser, Evening of Jazz, will be held on Thursday,
June 7, from 6 to 10 p.m. at the elegant Sequoia Restaurant located at the historic
South Street Seaport, Pier 17. Tickets are $100. RSVP by May 18. For more information
call Committee Chair Shirley Williams at 212-815-1219 or Norma Rodriguez or Larry
Kelly at 212-341-4999.
June is Gay Pride Month and in celebration, the
Lesbian and Gay Issues Committee is having a Gay Pride Opening Ceremony
June 8. It will take place at 6 p.m., in the gallery area on the first floor at
DC 37. Call LAGIC Chair Judith Arroyo at 212-815-1436 for more information.
On Friday, June 22, the DC 37 Caribbean Heritage Committee will host
its 3rd Annual Formal Gala from 7 to 10 p.m. at Grand Prospect Hall in Brooklyn.
Tickets cost $80 each. For more information or to purchase tickets, please call
212-815-1420 or 212-815-1502.
The DC 37 Jewish Heritage Committee
will hold its annual celebration at 5:30 p.m. June 28. The event will begin with
a kosher meal and will include musical and other entertainment and a speaker on
a subject of concern to the community. For more information, call Committee Chair
Dr. Leonard Davidman at 212-423-7309.