Parties & Events

  • Fortune Society Spring Benefit

    Monday, April 17, doors open at 6pm 6:15pm The Castle Performance and Award Ceremony | 7:30-9pm Cocktail Reception City Winery, 155 Varick Street NYC The Fortune Society’s 50th Anniversary Spring Benefit will feature a performance of The Castle play, directed by Fortune Society Founder David Rothenberg. Honoring Neil Barsky, Founder and Chairman of The Marshall Project, and Richard […]

  • Empower East Harlem Spring Benefit

    Wednesday, April 26, 2017 6:30 Cocktails, 7:30 Dinner and Program Guastavino’s, 409 East 59th Street Celebrating the work of Union Settlement Silent Auction Throughout the Evening Business Attire Emmy Award winning actor John Turturro will return as emcee Honorees: Tonio Burgos, CEO, Tonio Burgos and Associates Julián Castro, Former United States Secretary of Housing and […]

  • How to Spot Fake News

    Saturday, April 15, 2017, 2:30 – 4:30 p.m. Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC Lab Learn how to identify fake news, understand credible sources, and practice looking over sample articles to determine their validity. Class Format: Lecture/demonstration Audience: Adults, 50+, Adults  

  • Saturday Sketching at the Guggenheim

    Saturdays at 10 am Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum Prepared materials with drawing prompts allow visitors to explore Frank Lloyd Wright’s architectural shapes and spaces, and record their perspectives through drawing. Art materials, including a drawing board, paper, a variety of pencils, and erasers, are available for loan at the Family Activity Kiosk. This program is […]

  • NY Cares Soiree

    Friday, May 19 from 8 am to 11:30 pm The Bowery Hotel Terrace, 335 Bowery at 3rd Street An enchanted evening of cocktails, tastings, silent auction, dancing, and so much more. Masks strongly encouraged as part of your “Masquerade Chic” attire. New York Cares is the largest volunteer network in the city. Last year, 64,000 […]

  • Celebrate Spring NY

    Wednesday, April 5, from 8:00 PM to 12:00 AM LAVO, 39 E 58th Street, New York Celebrate Spring was first conceived in 2008 by G. Pennington Egbert III, his sister Missy Egbert Sheehan and their close friend Georgina B. Schaeffer.  The three, whose fathers both lived with Parkinson’s disease, joined together to create the Young […]

  • Rally for Alli

    Friday, March 24 from 7 to 10 pm Stephen Talkhouse, 161 Main St, Amagansett On August 26, 2016 the Bennett family of East Hampton was dealt with a second blow when their oldest daugher, 41 year old Allison Duchemin, was their second daughter in less than 5 years to be diagnosed with Breast Cancer. Allison’s […]

  • Luft Gangster

    Friday, March 31, 2017–Sunday, April 16, 2017 Black Box Theater The story of U.S. Army Air Corps veteran and prisoner of war Sgt. Louis Fowler is told in Lowell Byers’ gripping and visceral drama, Luft Gangster. After bailing out of his crippled B24 bomber under heavy fire from German forces, waist gunner Lou Fowler is captured […]

  • Deepak Chopra at TimesTalks

    Monday, March 27 from 7 to 8:15 PM Florence Gould Hall, 55 East 59th Street, New York Keeping one’s balance when the world is on edge isn’t easy. How does one stay emotionally, physically, and spiritually centered during difficult times? Join us for an enlightening evening with Deepak Chopra, MD in celebration of his recently […]

  • WASH Gala

    Saturday, March 25 from 7 to 10 pm The Mezzanine | 55 Broadway, New York The 8th Annual WASH Gala will honor Ms. Amina J. Mohammed of Nigeria, the Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations, for her tireless commitment to protecting the natural environment and conserving resources for sustainable development. Ms. Mohammed was previously the U.N.’s […]

  • NFTE Showcase

    Thursday, March 23 from 7 to 9:30 pm Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship, 120 Wall Street, 18th Floor, New York This elegant annual event celebrates NFTE’s extraordinary teachers and alumni from around the world with our Global Young Entrepreneur and Global Enterprising Educator Awards, as well as our Volunteer of the Year award winners, and featuring […]

  • Luxury Technology Show

    Thursday, March 23 from 6 to 9 pm The Metropolitan Pavilion The Luxury Technology Show: New York City Experience & Acquire the Latest Innovations in Home and Business Electronics View Multiple Product Unveilings and Debuts We invite you to join us at The LTS in Manhattan on March 23rd at the Metropolitan Pavilion, 125 West […]

  • The Strangest

    Sunday, March 12 through Saturday, April 1 Most performances at 7:30 pm but check schedule The Fourth Street Theatre – 83 East Fourth St. (between Bowery and Second Ave) Note: The first preview was originally scheduled for Saturday March 11 but has since changed to Sunday March 12 Experience French Algiers on the brink of […]

  • New York Young Leaders St. Patrick’s Celebration

    Thursday, March 9th from 7 to 11 pm Espace, 635 W. 42nd St. (Between 11th and 12th Avenues) Join us as the tradition continues with great music, food, drink and dancing while celebrating the philanthropic work of The Ireland Funds. Irish Spirit Award honoree is Colin Quinn See more here.  

  • Casino Night at Ronald McDonald House

    Friday, March 10 from 6:30 to 10:30 pm 1 Wall Street Court We would like to invite you to a most memorable evening with Children’s Happy Faces Foundation at our signature Casino Night. Location will again be at our fine host Peter Vulai’s classic first-rate establishment Fino Wall Street Ristorante. This year’s fun includes a […]