We want to give kudos to Chamber Music Society, who has added a number of events to our Events Calendar! While we are continuously adding events to the Calendar, we encourage all our businesses and organizations to add their own so we don't miss or overlook anything. Contact Julie Kronick at jkronick@lincolnsquarebid.org if you need assistance with the members' portal.
NEIGHBORHOOD NEWS
Letter from Monica Blum, LSBID President
Dear Lincoln Square BID Members & Friends: By now you have probably all heard the very sad news that the Metropolitan Opera will not be opening until September...
Outdoor Dining Extended Year-Round
On Friday, September 25, Mayor de Blasio announced that the Open Restaurant Program, which includes sidewalk and roadway outdoor dining, will be made...
Styling: Black Expression, Rebellion, and Joy Through Fashion
Just south of our district boundaries, Nordstrom’s NYC flagship store has an exhibit on display, partnering fashion with art and culture. On display through Thursday...
SOUNDWALK Through Central Park
Renowned composer Ellen Reid has created an immersive audio experience set to the landscape of Central Park. Ellen Reid SOUNDWALK allows listeners to enjoy... 
Indoor Dining Begins Wednesday, September 30
Governor Cuomo has announced that restaurants in New York City can begin indoor dining services on Wednesday, September 30...
On TECH & VISION with Dr. Cal Roberts
Are you looking for a new podcast to listen to? Lighthouse Guild (250 West 64th Street) has launched a brand new series: On TECH & VISION with Dr. Cal Roberts...
MORE TO ENJOY
Beth Lipman: Collective Energy at MAD

Indigenous People's Day Teach-In 9.30.20

Creative Writing Workshops at Shakespeare & Co.

Family Dinners at
Rosa Mexicano

Virtual Selected Shorts: Kevin Kwan 10.1.20

Voting Info for the Upcoming General Election

The Magnolia Bakery Handbook

NOW OPEN at The Shops: Paper Source

GOVERNMENT ALERTS
Update on Free Grab & Go Meals
As of Monday, September 28, the free Grab & Go meal site at MLK Jr. Educational Campus has been moved to LaGuardia High School. Hours are now from 3:00pm-5:00pm Visit nyc.gov/GetFood for the latest information.
Indoor Pools Open Wednesday, September 30
Mayor de Blasio announced that indoor pools will be allowed to reopen on Wednesday, September 30, subject to strict occupancy limits at 33% of capacity. Click here for more guidance.
Single Use Plastic Bag Enforcement Returns
New York State will begin enforcing the ban on single-use plastic bags on Monday, October 19. Enforcement had been suspended since the spring due to the coronavirus pandemic. Learn more here.
West Side Free Flu Shot Day
Assembly Member Linda Rosenthal is hosting a West Side Free Flu Shot Day on Tuesday, October 20 from 10:00am - 2:00pm at the Lincoln Square Neighborhood Center (250 West 65th Street). Appointments are required. Please contact (212) 873-6368 or rosenthall@nyassembly.gov. Find other flu shot locations near you.
2020 Census Extended to Saturday, October 31
A federal judge ordered that nationwide 2020 census counting will continue through Saturday, October 31. Click here to complete the Census.
Mayor Extends Executive Order 148
Mayor de Blasio has extended Executive Order 148, which sets limitations on event permits through December 31, 2020. Click here for more information.
New York Extends Ban on COVID-Related Residential Evictions
Governor Cuomo announced that New York will extend its moratorium on residential evictions for tenants suffering financially due to the pandemic until Friday, January 1, 2021. Learn more here.