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An Evening in the Garden

 

Wednesday, June 21
The Conservatory Garden (Inside the Park at Fifth Avenue and East 105th Street)

The Greensward Circle, Central Park Conservancy’s network of young professionals, presents the 12th annual summer benefit, Evening in the Garden. This social calendar staple takes place in one of New York’s most exclusive venues, the Conservatory Garden, located inside Central Park at Fifth Avenue and East 105th Street. This event is rain or shine.

Wednesday, June 21, 2017 
6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
The Conservatory Garden
(Inside the Park at Fifth Avenue and East 105th Street)

Attendees enjoy great food, cocktails and live music on the garden’s pergola beneath a canopy of wisteria and overlooking six acres of gorgeous fountains, blooms and lush landscapes.

This event is mainly attended by New York’s socially active young professionals.

For more information visit http://www.centralparknyc.org/support/benefit-events/evening-in-the-garden.html

Generation Bridge Summer White Ball 2017

Saturday, June 24
26 Broadway, NY, NY

Join us June 24th for a fun night out in New York City. The tickets are limited for this event and are sold online only. Book now to make sure you don’t miss the most anticipated event of the Summer. You will be swept into world class entertainment and unforgettable soul dining. This yearly jaunt is not for the faint-hearted. Get dressed up to lose yourself in the music, food and booze inspired party. Soul Night Events knows you are likely to get thirsty with all the eating and dancing and so the bars are stocked with beer, wine and even champagne. The venue is in Wall Street part of Manhattan infront of the famous raging bull. This is an upscale event with people who know how to party. Highlights will be added via www.soulnightevents.com If you’ve always fancied yourself as the next celebrity or New York Socialite this is your moment to shine. All you have to do is get your ticket early and let a few friends know to soak up some of New York City party culture. You won’t believe all that’s included: Live music and an eclectic mix by our DJ.

Complimentary glass of Champagne or wine offered at beginning of event.
1 hour open bar

Enjoy an exquisite meal -Soul Food: – On the Menu

Down Home Southern Fried Chicken
Herb Baked Chicken
Grilled Salmon/w Mango Salsa
Green Garden Salad
Three Cheese Baked Macaroni
Waffles
Fruits

For more information visit http://www.soulnightevents.com/shows.html

Don Giovanni

Thursday, June 15 at 6:30pm
Saturday, June 17 at 1pm
Tuesday, June 20 at 6:30pm
Hackl Hall, 2543 Marion Avenue, Bronx

The Lighthouse Opera PRESENTS MOZART’S

DON GIOVANNI

All Tickets are $25
Performance to take place at 2543 Marion Avenue, Bronx, NY 10458

For more information or to purchase tickets go to http://www.lighthouseopera.org/
Limited seating with some tickets available at the door
Donations are also accepted through our website

Directed by John Tedeschi

The Lighthouse Opera exists to help shine a light on classically trained singers of all
backgrounds by performing operas in their original language for new and diverse
audiences.

Performances are on June 15 th at 6:30pm,
June 17 th at 1pm and June 20 th at 6:30pm.
in Hackl Hall, 2543 Marion Avenue,
Bronx, NY 10458.

Limited Seating!

Orchestra provided by Ensemble Sêpia: A Musical Network
Conducted by: Stephen Francis Vasta
Harpsichord: Jason Wirth

For more information visit http://www.lighthouseopera.org/home.html

Bastille Day Ball 2017

Thursday, July 13 at 6:00 AM
The 404

The Committee of French-Speaking Societies (CAFUSA) celebrates Bastille Day and provides a lively opportunity to experience the best of French-American culture and friendship at its 93rd annual Bastille Day Ball, on Thursday, July 13th at The 404 (404 Tenth Ave.) Tickets are $30 and $120 VIP and are available at www.BastilleDayBall.org. The event will feature live music by Chloe Perrier, and her jazz band, French Heart, and DJ music by Olivier Meiji. Since 1924, the CAFUSA has been promoting French culture and language in NY and strengthening French-American relations.

For more information visit http://www.BastilleDayBall.org

Summer Soiree for The Floating Hospital

Monday, June 12 at 6:30 PM
Current, Pier 59, Chelsea Piers, NYC

Join us to kick-off the summer in style and celebrate The Floating Hospital’s dedication to providing healthcare to families living in homeless shelters and domestic violence safe houses. Enjoy gorgeous Hudson River views, try your luck at Boardwalk-themed games, strike-a-pose at our photo booth, and savor delicious food from Abigail Kirsch and dance to the Duke Ellington Legacy band.
Our Special Guest for the evening is Good Housekeeping Cover Star Katie Lee. Katie is Chef, author, and co-host on Food Network’s hit show “The Kitchen,” and host of the Cooking Channel’s special “Beach Bites with Katie Lee”.

For more information visit https://www.thefloatinghospital.org/soiree/

Midsummer Soiree for Unicef

Thursday, June 15
The Mercedes Club 550 W 54th St New York

Therapeutic Food can mean the difference between life and death, providing quick, lifesaving nourishment to a child suffering from acute malnutrition. Known as a “miracle food,” the peanut-based paste is easy-to-ship, ready-to-eat and does not need to be refrigerated.

We are delighted to invite you to the Unicef Midsummer Soiree in the city! Bring your friends and join us at sunset at The Mercedes Club rooftop for a whimsical Midsummer Night inspired evening with an exciting line up of live music, dancing, cocktails, silent auction, and more.

All proceeds for our event go to supporting UNICEF’s critical lifesaving efforts for the children facing acute malnutrition in South Sudan.

Time: 8pm-11:30pm

Attire: Cocktail attire, white encouraged

We look forward to seeing you all there!

For more information visit https://events.unicefusa.org/event/midsummer-soiree

Global Mashup #4: Taiwan Meets Jamaica

0, May 5 at 7:00 PM7:00 PM
Flushing Town Hall 137-35 Northern Blvd., Flushing, NY 11354

We’re mashing up 2 cultures on 1 stage with an open dance floor! Featuring Stephanie Chou, saxophonist, singer, and composer whose music combines Classical and Chinese influences with jazz, and Jamaican artist Owen Romeo with his group Tribal Legacy, presenting an array of Caribbean music. Each band plays a set, then the two meet and jam.
$16/$10 Members & Students

For more information visit http://www.flushingtownhall.org/event/63ed504b682c8df81ff0be0a032cd9e7

Shanghai Memories: Golden Songs From the 1930’s and 1940’s

0, May 6 at 7:30 PM7:30 PM
Flushing Town Hall 137-35 Northern Blvd., Flushing, NY 11354

Narrated and hosted by Zhou Yi, this performance by Ba Ban Chinese Music Society is a demonstration of the cultural melting pot that existed in Shanghai during World War II, presenting traditional Shanghai music infused with western influences from jazz and popular music of the day. It paints a vintage scene depicting Shanghai as the Paris of the East.
$16/$10 Members & Students

For more information visit http://www.flushingtownhall.org/event/c97d2393ed0fd4079e492600dd9196f9

From My Mother’s Mother

May 13 at 7:30 PM
Flushing Town Hall 137-35 Northern Blvd., Flushing, NY 11354

Celebrate Mother’s day (FREE for mothers) with a chamber opera about a Korean tradition where Korean women, post- birth, are given seaweed soup which is prepared by their own mother, and believed to assist in recovery. This story, composed by Jeeyoung Kim, deals with love and reconciliation through one mother providing something to help her daughter, only to face rejection. Performance in English with English and Korean subtitles (libretto written in English)
$10/ FREE for Members, Students and Mothers

For more information visit http://www.flushingtownhall.org/event/371c9216d3ee41f77127b52c9bb97216

Global Mashups #5: Thailand Meets Tahiti

Friday, May 19 at 7:00 PM
Flushing Town Hall 137-35 Northern Blvd., Flushing, NY 11354

We’re mashing up 2 cultures on 1 stage with an open dance floor! Deum Band presents traditional and contemporary dance music from Thailand, and Josh Cho and Le Bandu Barracud presents authentic Tahitian music. Each band plays a set, then the two meet and jam.
$16/$10 Members & Students

For more information visit http://www.flushingtownhall.org/event/48e85af8c7d1d44589f93c9988a5f405

New Amsterdam Circle Benefit

Thursday, May 11, from 8 to 11 pm
Museum of the City of New York, 1220 Fifth Avenue at 103rd St.

The Museum of the City of New York invites young professional New Yorkers to celebrate springtime at the Museum’s first ever New Amsterdam Circle Benefit party. The New Amsterdam Circle is a membership group for young professionals aged 25-40 who are interested in exploring and celebrating the vibrancy, diversity, and energy of the cultural capital of the world: New York City. Members get a first look at Museum exhibitions and attend exclusive events where they meet fellow New Yorkers who share similar interests in everything from architecture and design to graffiti and activism.

Guests Will Enjoy:

 Ø  DJ Yah Supreme spinning

Ø  Live music by Afro-beat band Armo (featuring members of Antibalas)

Ø  Real time portraits created by the artists of Drawn Together NYC & Lola Serano

Ø  Mixed drinks by New Amsterdam Vodka

Ø  Burgers and shakes from Harlem Shake

Ø  Authentic Neapolitan pizza by Neapolitan Express

Ø  Exclusive after-hours access to New York at Its Core, the first ever Museum exhibition to explore all 400 years of New York City history and offer an interactive look at the future

 Details:

Festive attire
Ages 25-40
$75 for members
$100 for non-members

 Click here for more info.

 

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 New Yorkers for the Fight Against Parkinson’s committee, a group of nearly 100 New Yorkers dedicated to advancing a cure for Parkinson’s.  Each year the committee hosts Celebrate Spring in New York City, which has raised more than $750,000 since its inception.

Read more at http://www.pdf.org/csny