Events for December 1, 2006

Happy December!

The First Lady of Zambia delivers the keynote address and receives the International AIDS Trust and World Vision New York’s 2006 award at Tavern on the Green.

CUNY hosts a conference on the Spellings Commission report on higher education at John Jay College.

Baruch College hosts conference titled “An Avian Flu Pandemic: How Would Business Respond?”

The Assembly holds a hearing on the consolidation of the health industry and its impact at 250 Broadway.

Assemblyman Karim Camara and day care providers protest the closing of day care centers at the Adam Clayton Powell State Office Building.

100 Blacks in Law Enforcement Who Care and the mother of Timothy Stansbury (fatally shot by police in 2004) light a candle at the site where Sean Bell was shot by police.

The wake for Sean Bell will be held at Community Church of Christ in Jamaica.

John Bolton speaks at the New York Synagogue.

Marty Golden hosts the Christmas tree lighting ceremony in McKinley in Brooklyn.

—Nicole Brydson