9 a.m. Barnard College hosts a conference on gender and politics, at 3009 Broadway.
9:30 a.m. Democratic state lawmakers discuss subprime mortgages, at 207-01 116th Avenue, Queens.
10 a.m. Re-zoning at the Atlantic Yards footprint is discussed, at 401 Atlantic Avenue.
11 a.m. Scott Stringer hosts a free tax preparation program, at 2090 Adam Clayton Powell Boulevard.
1 p.m. Chief Judge Judith Kaye is honored with the John Jay Medal for Justice, at 899 Tenth Avenue.
9:15 a.m. Christine Quinn, Anthony Weiner, Bill Thompson and others attend the Riverdale Jewish Community Council legislative breakfast, at 5625 Arlington Avenue, Bronx.
12:30 p.m. Michael Bloomberg, Christine Quinn, and other elected officials attend the all-inclusive St. Patrick’s Day Parade, at 43rd Street and Skillman Avenue, Queens.
10 a.m. The City Council’s Education Committee holds a hearing on mayoral control, at City Hall.
10:30 a.m. Elliot Sander delivers the first State of the M.T.A., at 7 East 7th Street.
1 p.m. The City Council’s Technology in Government Committee holds a hearing on broadband Internet access, at 31-10 Thomson Avenue, Queens.
3:30 p.m. Eliot Spitzer announces who are the New York State author and poet laureates, in the state capitol, Albany.
6:30 p.m. Rep. Robert Wexler of Florida meets and greets supporters, at 30 West 52nd Street.