Events for October 12, 2007

9 a.m. A symposium on “The Community Reinvestment Act: Still Relevant at 30?” will be held at The Justice Action Center at New York Law School, 47 Worth Street.

10 a.m. The Dalai Lama will begin a three-day speaking engagement at Radio City Music Hall at Sixth Avenue and 50th Street.

11 a.m. Immigration advocates will protest the federal government's enforcement-only approach to immigration outside the Social Security Office, 42-15 Crescent Street, in Long Island City, Queens.

Noon. Attorneys and advocates for the Alghaithi family, who suffered injuries in the Harlem gas explosion, will make a public statement in front of NewYork-Presbyterian-Weill Cornell Medical Center at York Avenue and 68th Street.

Noon. Sen. Marty Golden will celebrate the opening of a Brooklyn Food Pantry at 7708 New Utrecht Avenue.

7 p.m. Sunset Park Family health Center's 40th Anniversary Gala Awards Dinner will be held at the New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge, 333 Adams Street.