Events at The Yard: April 10-14

April 7, 2017/ by Olivia Ramirez

Check back each week to see what’s happening at each of The Yard’s locations. Make sure you RSVP in The BackYard or send us a note at events@theyard.com for more info!

Tuesday, April 11th

Girl Scout Cookie Pop-Up Stand

The Yard: Herald Square

Craving cookies? We’ve got you covered! A local Girl Scout troop is setting up shop at The Yard: Herald Square with a big batch of delicious cookies to sell. Yum!

Trademark Lunch & Learn

The Yard: Williamsburg

Grab a bite and get to know Trademark Attorney Michele, founder of Beeline Legal. She will lead us through trademarking basics, covering what a trademark is and is not and how to pick a trademark that will keep you out of trouble and be strong enough to protect your business, plus other common questions regarding your company’s rights. In addition, Michele will cover Logos and Fonts as critical elements of branding.


Wednesday, April 12th

Deskside Massage Demos by T Spheres

The Yard: Lower East Side

Our member Stephanie Whittier LMT, CST has been practicing massage therapy, craniosacral therapy and studying movement in relationship to pain relief for over 25 years. Her extensive education, diverse clientele and constant travels led her to the founding of T Spheres. Stephanie will be on site to discuss and demonstrate the benefits of incorporating T Spheres’ innovative self-care massage techniques into your daily work routine in order to achieve better balance, improved posture and less stress overall in the workplace.

How Energy Impacts Your Teamwork, Leadership & Sealing The Deal!

The Yard: Flatiron North

The Yard’s very own, Linda Bjork, will be giving a presentation and a short one-on-one session on energy applied to the workspace and how it directly influences teamwork, motivation and leadership.

Jura Whiskey Happy Hour!

The Yard: Flatiron South

Jura Single Malt Scotch Whisky has just launched in the US with Jura 10, a subtly smoky whisky made by Scotland’s smallest island community. We’re revving up to taste the new Jura 10 for ourselves on April 12th!


Thursday, April 13th

Square Roots Farmers Market

The Yard: City Hall Park

Square Roots is an urban farming accelerator with ten hydroponic, vertical farms located in Brooklyn. Nabeela Lakhani is a Square Roots farmer, social entrepreneur and food lover, who believes in the power of smart, sustainable, mission-driven models and real, delicious food to strengthen communities, local food economies and health. Nabeela and other Square Roots farmers will be sampling a variety of freshly harvested leafy greens and speaking about sustainable local agriculture. Plus, they’ll be providing specially made lunch sandwiches!

FisherBroyles Networking Event

The Yard: Herald Square

Let’s get together in the lounge for a special evening hosted by attorney and member Jonathan Evan Goldberg of the law firm FisherBroyles. Enjoy drinks and Hors d’oeuvres while asking Jonathan questions pertaining to your company, plus meet other startups and businesses and find out how your legal stresses can be eased!


We’ll see you there!