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This website is a project of the NYC Veterans Alliance to connect our community of veterans, military members, and their families across the NYC Metro area with events, opportunities, organizations, and resources to improve their lives and empower them. Events and Bulletin Board posts are submitted and managed by various organizations across the NYC Metro area; please address questions or concerns directly to the point of contact listed for each post. This listing is for informational purposes and does not constitute endorsement. 

We welcome your submissions at ourveterans@nycveteransalliance.org for posting here free of charge. If you are interested in sponsored content or program sponsorship, please email adrienne@nycveteransalliance.org for more information. 

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  • Tuesday, June 18, 2019 at 08:00 AM
    Game Room Studio in Brooklyn, NY

    Talking Tech with Vets

    VETS-EMR Foundation presents Talking Tech with Vets on June 18, 8am-5pm. This event will discuss career opportunities for veterans in the the healthcare IT industry. This is a free event for men and women veterans only with valid military ID. Free haircuts, MUA, and giveaways.

    www.vetsemrfoundation.org

  • Tuesday, June 18, 2019 at 11:00 AM
    Starbucks in Brooklyn, NY

    Blue Star Families Coffee Chat

    Blue Star Families wants to get to know you in your neighborhood Starbucks on June 18, 11am-1pm. Come for a Coffee Chat and meet and greet with Blue Star Families' new NYC Chapter Director Allyson Harasimowicz and hear about all the fun, family free activities coming up this summer. Starbucks is donating coffee for all who attend.

    RSVP here.

  • Tuesday, June 18, 2019 at 05:00 PM
    Harlem Vet Center in New York, NY

    Harlem Vet Center Almost Sunrise Screening

    The Harlem Vet Center presents a screening of Almost Sunrise on June 18, 5-9pm. 

    Almost Sunrise tells the inspiring story of two young men, who, in an attempt to put their haunting Iraq combat experiences behind them, embark on an extraordinary journey – a 2,700 mile trek on foot, across America.

    Followed by a discussion about the veteran, combat, and transitional experience.

    Refreshments will be served.

    RSVP here.

  • Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at 01:00 PM
    VFW Post 3484 in Saddle Brook, NJ

    Bergen County Veteran Stakeholders Meeting

    SOS VETS hosts a Veteran Stakeholders Meeting for Bergen County on June 19, 1-3pm. The event is open to veteran providers as a way to network. Anyone who has services or contact with veterans are encouraged to attend. Refreshments available. Please RSVP to attend.

  • Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at 05:30 PM
    Harlem Vet Center in New York, NY

    Harlem Vet Center Right to Know Session

    The Harlem Vet Center and Veteran's Advocacy Project present a Right to Know Session: Discharge Upgrades on June 19, 5:30-7:30pm. Come learn about what boards can do, when to apply, what evidence you need and more.

    RSVP here.

  • Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at 06:30 PM
    Donovan's Grill & Tavern in Bayside, NY

    Dignity Memorial® Veteran Benefits Seminar

    Learn more about the Dignity Memorial® Veteran Benefits Program with a Complimentary Dinner on June 19, 6:30pm. Learn about the benefits and recognition you are entitled to as a veteran, including:

    - Benefits provided by the government > Special savings available
    - Burial benefits available for you and your spouse through national cemeteries in the area
    - Reliability from your Dignity Memorial professionals as part of a network serving more veterans than any other funeral service provider
    RSVP to Nicole Esposito.
  • Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at 07:00 PM
    Gotham Comedy Club in New York, NY

    ASAP Combat to Comedy

    Combat to Comedy is the Armed Services Arts Partnership’s annual veterans comedy show at the world-renowned Gotham Comedy Club in NYC. The show on June 19, 7pm, features graduates of the Comedy Bootcamp program - a stand-up comedy class for veterans, service members, and military families - along with performances from well-known headline comedians. 

    Headliners include John Oliver, Nikki Glaser, Aparna Nancherla, Seth Herzog, and more, and the ASAP Comics are Benari Poulten (Army), Melissa Duke (USAF), Adam Keys (Army), and Clyde Thompson (Navy).

    The show will culminate with a panel where comics will discuss their military experience and the impact that comedy has had on their lives. 

    Purchase tickets here.

  • Thursday, June 20, 2019 at 06:30 PM
    Donovan's Grill & Tavern in Bayside, NY

    Dignity Memorial® Veteran Benefits Seminar

    Learn more about the Dignity Memorial® Veteran Benefits Program with a Complimentary Dinner on June 20, 6:30pm. Learn about the benefits and recognition you are entitled to as a veteran, including:

    - Benefits provided by the government > Special savings available
    - Burial benefits available for you and your spouse through national cemeteries in the area
    - Reliability from your Dignity Memorial professionals as part of a network serving more veterans than any other funeral service provider
    RSVP to Nicole Esposito.
  • Friday, June 21, 2019 at 08:00 AM
    Freeport in Freeport, NY

    PFC Dwyer Vet2Vet Fishing Trip

    PFC Dwyer and Vet2Vet Program present their annual Fishing Trip on June 21, 8am-12pm. 

    Outdoor recreational activities are often thought of as a great form of therapy, in part due to the interaction of the calming effects of nature and the sport related challenges of fishing. It is often recommended that utilizing a combination of types of therapies proves beneficial when working on maintaining a balanced state of mental health.

    RSVP here.

  • Friday, June 21, 2019 at 02:00 PM
    Harlem Vet Center in New York, NY

    Harlem Vet Center Know Your Rights Session

    The Harlem Vet Center offers a Know Your Rights sessionMilitary Service and Housing in NYC on June 21, 2-4pm.