Events for Wednesday, July 23, 2008

7:30 a.m. Activists protest NBC’s lack of coverage of China’s connection to the Darfur crisis; outside taping of the “Today Show,” 30 Rockefeller Center.

10 a.m. Malcolm Smith kicks off annual summer employment program; district office, 209-19 Linden Blvd., St. Albans.

11 a.m. Opening of the latest section of Hudson River Park; intersection of West and Canal streets, south side.

12:30 p.m. The Women’s City Club of New York holds screening of City of Water, a documentary on the future of New York City’s waterfront; 305 Seventh Ave., between 27th and 28th streets, 11th Floor Conference Room.

1 p.m. Traffic enforcement officers and union officials tout new assault felony law; City Hall.

2 p.m. Nas joins members of MoveOn.org to deliver petitions protesting Fox News coverage of Barack Obama; Fox headquarters, 1211 Sixth Ave.

5:30 p.m. “Listening to America” forum on Democratic national platform; The Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, Jacob Burns Moot Court Room, 55 Fifth Ave.

6 p.m. Opening of the International Water Conference; United Nations, Cafe, First Avenue and 47th Street.

6:30 p.m. DFNYC 4th Annual Summer Cocktail Reception -; M1-5, 52 Walker Street.

Events for Wednesday, July 23, 2008