Events for Tuesday, August 5, 2008

11 a.m. Congressional candidate Michael McMahon pumps gas and discusses energy issues; Gulf Gas Station, 1234 Forest Ave., at Jewett Avenue, Staten Island.

11 a.m. Bronx Chamber of Commerce announces annual banquet honorees; Mario’s Restaurant, 2342 Arthur Ave., Bronx.

11:30 a.m. Anthony Weiner releases new education data on the soaring cost of college tuition; Baruch College, across from 151 East 25th St.

Noon. Assemblyman Michael Gianaris joins family of worker electrocuted at Con Edison site to announce lawsuit; Morelli Ratner P.C., 950 Third Ave., at 57th Street, 11th Floor.

2 p.m. Council Member Letitia James and the president of Global Soles discuss humanitarian shoe collection effort; her office, 67 Hanson Place, Brooklyn.

4 p.m.Sheldon Silver urges Asian American students to get involved in public service; UnitedHealthcare Chinatown Office, 202 Canal St.

5 p.m. Democratic Congressional candidate Steve Harrison discusses campaign tactics; Congregation B’nai Jeshurun, 275 Martling Ave., Staten Island.

5 p.m. Bronx Borough President Adolfo Carrion attends annual “Night Out” against crime event; 44th Precinct, 2 East 169th St.

6 p.m. Jerry Nadler has a fund-raiser, with tickets starting at $40, at the Boat Basin Café, at Riverside Park and 79th Street.

6:30 p.m. Anti-nuclear weapons activist speaks on the anniversary of the Hiroshima atomic bombing; All Souls Church, 1157 Lexington Ave.

6:30 p.m. Memorial gathering commemorating the 63rd anniversary of the Hiroshima atomic bombing and Silent Peace Walk to Riverside Church; New York Buddhist Church, 331-332 Riverside Drive at 105th Street; The Riverside Church, 490 Riverside Drive between 120-122nd streets.

Events for Tuesday, August 5, 2008