Each month, FABnyc shares local cultural events and opportunities, highlighting our 40+ member organizations in the Lower East Side.  We also share projects from across the city that we find interesting, and, of course, what we’re up to here at FABnyc.

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Past Issues

2022

July: LES Community Culture Day, new Art Market on Ave B, lots happening in the LES!

June: June PRIDE and joy: Juneteenth, Young Artists Exhibit, Open Arts LES & more

May: Get out and about! Art + community in full bloom in the LES 🌼

April: May is Lower East Side History Month! Get ready to celebrate 🎉

March: Nevertheless, she persisted ✨ Join our team, nominate a hero, support our neighbors!

February: Recognizing Black Histories in the LES

January: New Year Goodness in the LES 🎉

2021

December: Another year with you.. we can’t wait for 2022! 🌟

November: 6000+ years of Indigenous Peoples in Manhattan (& the LES) 🍁

October: Doors Are Open — it’s Chill in the LES 🍂 

September: Not so hot but way more cool: September in the LES ☀

July: Midsummer Adventures – Arts in the LES 🌞

June: June is for Celebration: PRIDE, Juneteenth, LES Gathering of the Arts! 🎉 

May: May is Lower East Side History Month!  Time to celebrate community !

April: A few congratulations — and a few changes at FAB

April: Lower East Side History Month is coming! Celebrate with us this May !

March: Spring Into Action ? Calls for Artists & Local Heroes ?

February: Black History and Presence in the LES — More than Just a Month

January:  New Program on Reparations, New Artist Projects, New Council Members!

2020

December: Honoring Revolutionary Love + more in the LES

November: Spirits lifting! Pop Ups, a Dancing City, Call for African Stories, more

October: Honoring a vanished waterway + more in the LES

October: MORE…Open Arts LES 

October: Open Arts LES 2020 is here! 

September: Open Arts is almost here! 

September: Not ‘Back To’… but Moving Forward

August: Working to Re-Open, the Draft Riots, Job Postings + 

July: July and the Lower East Side online

July: The Winds of Summer

Into To ReparationsNYC

June: Gratitude, Re-imagining Policing, Pride, and the LES

May: Keep on keeping on!  And a few ways to enjoy it…

April: Testing Ourselves: Creativity x Pandemic

March: Who / How we are + Grants, Events, and Resources

March: We’re Still Community

March: Stay Strong, LES

February: Seeking artists, allies, and heroes this February

January: Finding joy in the new decade ?

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