Events for April 4, 2007

10:30 a.m. Council members and Safe Horizon will launch a domestic violence public awareness campaign at the Red Room in City Hall.

10:30 a.m. The Quinnipiac University Polling Institute will release results of a poll of New York State voters asking their opinions about Governor Eliot Spitzer and other statewide officials.

11 a.m. The Bronx Zoo will host a blood drive with the New York Blood Center in the Bronx Zoo parking lot on Southern Boulevard and 182nd Street.

11:30 a.m. A groundbreaking will be held for the renovation of the Frederick Douglas Playground at 101st Street and Amsterdam Avenue.

5:30 p.m. New Yorkers for Immigration Control and Enforcement will hold a rally to protest the “slap on the wrist” some students received after disrupting a speech by the founder of the Minuteman Project in October at Columbia University, 2950 Broadway at 116th Street.

6:30 p.m. The Japan Society will host a discussion on Indo-Japan economic relations at the Japan Society, 333 East 47th Street between First and Second avenues.

7 p.m. Congressman Charles Rangel will sign copies of his memoir, “And I Haven’t Had a Bad Day Since: From the Streets of Harlem to the Halls of Congress” at Barnes & Noble at Lincoln Center, 1972 Broadway at 66th Street.

7 p.m. Democracy for NYC will have link-up meetings at Cosi at 2160 Broadway and 76th Street, with host Merle McEldowney and Kettle of Fish, 59 Christopher Street and 7th Avenue, with hosts Dana Northcraft and Abhishek Mistry.

– Gillian Reagan