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WHDC’s Seventh Annual Community Holiday Celebration

November 21, 2019

Calling all residents of Manhattan Community District 9 (West Harlem)*! It’s that time of year!

The West Harlem Development Corporation is proud to host our Seventh Annual Community Holiday Celebration & Toy Giveaway on Saturday, December 21st, 2019 at The Riverside Church’s South Hall (490 Riverside Drive @ 120th Street). Performances from some of Harlem’s finest artists will begin at 1p (doors open at 12:30p). The WHDC Holiday Celebration is free to attend; however, registration/tickets are required.

Please REGISTER HERE or call (646) 476-3394. You are also welcome to visit the WHDC office (423 West 127th Street Suite A, Ground Floor, NY, NY 10027) to register in person. Registration closes on Friday, December 6th at 10:00pm. After registering, please be sure to pick up your tickets no later than 5:00pm on Wednesday, December 11th at WHDC’s office. We look forward to seeing you on December 21st!

WHDC’s partner, World Childhood Foundation is sponsoring a children’s art and writing contest again this year. Thank you WCF! Last year’s contest was a success and we look forward to seeing your creations using the theme,

“I can stay safe online by…”

Contest winners will be announced and awarded prizes at the December 21st Holiday Celebration. Please have all entries submitted to the WHDC office (423 West 127th St., Suite A Ground Floor) no later than Friday, December 6th, 2019 for consideration.

*MCD9 is bounded (south to north) by 110th and 155th Streets and (east to west) by Manhattan, Morningside, St. Nicholas, Bradhurst, and Edgecombe Avenues to the Hudson River.