Events for Friday, December 7, 2007

8:30 a.m. Panel discussion “Cities, Energy and the Post-Oil Paradigm” at New York City College of Technology, Atrium Amphitheater, 300 Jay St.

8:30 a.m. Congressman Anthony Weiner addresses the Association for a Better New York breakfast at the Hilton New York, 1335 Sixth Ave., between 53rd and 54th streets, Trianon Ballroom.

9 a.m. The Center for Working Families hosts a day-long forum tomorrow about upcoming legislative issues, featuring U.F.T. union president Randi Weingarten, a keynote speech from New York Times columnist Paul Krugman and remarks from Sheldon Silver during lunch.

9 a.m. Congressman Gregory Meeks hosts free flu shots for seniors at the Church of the Nazarene, 1414 Central Ave., Far Rockaway.

11:15 a.m. Bill Clinton announces plan to improve the energy efficiency of buildings in New York City; Eastchester Housing Community Center, 3016 Yates Ave., Bronx.

11:45 a.m. Release of study showing that that doctors serving poor communities lose money on every patient visit on the City Hall Steps.

10 a.m. Congressman Tim Bishop and Long Island tourism leaders discuss legislation to boost international tourism at the Hyatt Regency Long Island, 1717 Motor Parkway, Hauppauge.

10:30 a.m. Pearl Harbor memorial ceremony and “Dropping of the Roses” Statue of Liberty flyover at the American Air Power Museum on New Highway, Republic Airport, Farmingdale.

11 a.m. Iraq war debate between Scott Ritter and Bing West at Nassau Community College Center Building, Multipurpose Room, One Education Drive, Garden City.

5:30 p.m. The New School hosts a panel called: Iran-US Relations: On the Brink of Disaster? At The New School, 65 Fifth Avenue, first floor, near 14th Street. Panelists include Ervand Abrahamian of CUNY, Neguin Yavari of The New School, Michael T. Klare of Hampshire College and Tom O’Donnell, also of The New School.

Events for Friday, December 7, 2007