Events For This Weekend, June 30-July 1, 2007

Saturday, June 30, 2007

10 a.m. Brooklyn's annual Independence Day Parade. Begins on 3rd Avenue at 76th street, continuing to Marine Avenue, then to Fourth Avenue and finally to John Paul Jones Park at 101st Street.

11 a.m. Commissioner Adrian Benepe and City Council Member Miguel Martinez attend a ribbon-cutting ceremony on a new synthetic turf field at Marble Hill Playground on Marble Hill Avenue between West 228th and West 230th streets in the Bronx.

12 p.m. More than 500 motorcyclists deliver — ready for it? — diapers for the 12th Annual Bikers for Babies drive at the Hale House on West 122nd Street.

12 p.m. Peace Action of Staten Island holds peace rally at Tappen Park, between Bay and Water streets, in Staten Island.

Second quarter fundraising ends at midnight.

Sunday, July 1, 2007

Per the mayor's health initiative, New York restaurants must stop frying food in most oils containing trans fatty acids.

Events For This Weekend, June 30-July 1, 2007