Events for Friday, March 7, 2008

9:30 a.m. Congressman Joe Crowley hosts annual Women’s History Event; New York Botanical Garden, Garden Terrace Room, Bronx River Parkway at Fordham Road.

11:15 a.m. U.S. Department of Education technology director discusses future of schools at the annual Teaching and Learning Celebration; Hilton New York Hotel, 1335 Sixth Ave.

12:30 p.m. Town Hall forum on Gov. Spitzer’s proposed budget cuts to long term care; Silvercrest Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation, 144-45 87 Ave., Briarwood.

12:45 p.m. Rep. Steve Israel joins parents and students or interactive session on internet safety and cyber bullying; Robert Moses Middle School, 234 Phelps Lane, North Babylon.

1 p.m. Brooklyn officials announce foreclosure moratorium legislation; Brooklyn Borough Hall, 209 Joralemon St.

2 p.m. Riverkeeper teleconference on upcoming Indian Point re-licensing hearing; Dial-in: 877-358-8255; passcode: 8861103.

3 p.m. Congressman Jose Serrano presents funding to Lincoln Hospital Center officials for new fetal monitoring equipment; Maternity and Nursing Atrium, 5th Floor, 5B, Lincoln Hospital, 234 E. 149th St., at Morris Avenue, Bronx.

2 p.m. Mall owners hands out free $100 bills to boost economy; The Shops at Atlas Park, Center Green, 8000 Cooper Ave., at 80th Street, Glendale.

4 p.m. State Sen. Velmanette Montgomery hosts briefing on Gov. Spitzer’s budget cuts to the criminal justice community; 551 Warren St., near Third Avenue, first floor, Brooklyn.