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About valeriegerstein

A former online media professional, I am home, on the Upper West Side, with my 2 gorgeous girls, Mia and Liza and their wonderful Daddy, Mark.

Recycle your Christmas trees into wood chips and more volunteer opportunities

Having trouble viewing this email? Click here January 2017 – New York MulchFest 2017 – TreeCycle! City of New York Parks & Recreation Date/Time: Saturday and Sunday, January 7 and 8, 10am – 2pm. You can bring your tree to … Continue reading

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SPECIAL EVENT: BASIS Independent Manhattan K-8th Grade Information Session

Thanks to UWS parents Cecily and Josh Schwimmer for caring about new educational options on the UWS. Wednesday evening, November 16th, we are hosting an informal get together to discuss BASIS Independent a bit further. The link takes you to … Continue reading

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St. Agnes Library Next Book Sales: Wednesday, Nov. 16th, 1:00-5:00 PM, and Saturday, Nov. 19th, 12:00-4:00 PM

DOUBLE-HEADER SALES Next Book Sales: Wednesday, Nov. 16th, 1:00-5:00 PM, and Saturday, Nov. 19th, 12:00-4:00 PM St. Agnes Branch NYPL 444 Amsterdam Avenue between 81st and 82nd Streets Interesting new material in all categories Of Special Note: All-new selections of … Continue reading

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Halloween 3D Printing and Intro Sewing

Halloween 3D Printing and Intro Sewing

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Gary Turkel – a husband, father, leader and mensch to be honored

Mike Bloomberg told the story at Gary Turkel’s funeral this morning about the argument in heaven regarding whether to let the most special soul come to the Earth or not. The agreement was to let the soul come to the … Continue reading

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Nanny salaries and school choices

If you have not yet signed up the the neighborhood Square, you might enjoy giving it a try! Look below. Super relevant to our community. Subject: Here is your Neighborhood Square Daily Neighborhood Square Things are happening in your neighborhoods! … Continue reading

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March 2016 New York Family Volunteer Opportunities

This is a fabulous resource to volunteer with our families. Sign up to receive these email updates directly.

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Curious about becoming a Human Milk Donor? Join us Saturday 3/5!

Are you curious about what a Human Milk Bank is? Interested in becoming a Human Milk Donor? Each breastmilk donation contributes to saving the lives of micro-premature babies! Join us this Saturday, March 5th at Explore + Discover (444 2nd … Continue reading

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Really Ready to Read book event. March 6

UWS Mother/daughter book event. http://www.hbscny.org/s/1738/cc/index2.aspx?sid=1738&gid=4&pgid=46597&cid=100260&ecid=100260&crid=0&calpgid=13&calcid=78389 Conscious Parenting – Really Ready to Read Event.pdf

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Girls Leadership on the UWS

From: “Girls Leadership” <elinzer> Date: February 16, 2016 at 6:15:24 AM EST

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