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November 2017
$10 - $20

“THE LIFE AND TIMES OF LEE HARVEY OSWALD”

November 2 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

In the era of alternative truth, it is timely to revisit three 1960s national traumas which are shrouded in dense cobwebs of multiple conspiracy theories: the assassinations of President Kennedy, Robert Kennedy and Rev. Martin Luther King. To elucidate them with puppet theater wisdom, Czechoslovak-American Marionette Theatre (http://czechmarionettes.org) revisits these tragedies in "The Life and Times of Lee Harvey Oswald," conceived, written and directed by Vít Horejš. The piece represents the main protagonists as a peculiar cross between Greek tragic figures and stock characters from traditional puppet murder mysteries. The Kennedy brothers and King, portrayed by puppets, are dramatized as inexorably approaching the Grassy Knoll through their lives, guided by fate, as marionettes are pulled by their strings. A chorus of all-American cheerleaders, FBI, KGB…

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$675

The 2017 Emery Awards

November 6 @ 6:00 pm - 12:00 am

The 2017 Emery Awards theme will be “Pride Is”. There is no one true definition of pride-- it has a unique meaning to every person and how they enact it. The Emery Awards will celebrate everyone’s special meaning of pride and how it allows us to express our own identities and strengths. An Institutional event, attended by over 1,000 lifestyle/fashion influencers, past honorees include Chris Salgardo, Michael Bloomberg, Chelsea Clinton, Arianna Huffington, Ryan Murphy, Cory Booker, Dr. Joyce Hunter co-founder of Harvey Milk High School, Mary Louise Parker, researcher Jeffrey Ravetch, and the M.A.C. AIDS Fund.

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$200

10th Annual STOKED Awards Gala

November 7 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

The biggest night of the year for STOKED. STOKED is an award-winning youth mentorship organization that develops a community of fearless leaders through mentoring, opportunity, and action sports. November 7th, STOKED welcomes 300 adventure-seeking philanthropists to support their Mission. Guests will enjoy dinner and cocktails to toast the 13-year history of STOKED in New York City, 12 years in Los Angeles and the launch of STOKED in Chicago last Spring. The evening will present the STOKED Awards, honoring individuals that have fearlessly championed the cause.

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Free

30th Anniversary Neighborhood Gathering in Staten Island: The Power of Collective Action

November 8 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The New York Women’s Foundation will host the 30th Anniversary Neighborhood Gathering in Staten Island to discuss the Power of Collective Action. Diane Arneth, Community Health Action of Staten Island; Gonzalo Mercado, La Colmena; Luiza Tanuri, Make the Road NY and Moderator Arlette Cepeda, Wagner College will converse the challenges facing women and families in Staten Island today and the work being done to address those issues.

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Free

God’s Love We Deliver #LetsFeedDowntown Block Party

November 11 @ 11:00 am - 7:00 pm

God's Love We Deliver - the New York metropolitan area's leading provider of life-sustaining meals and nutrition counseling for people living with severe illnesses - is partnering with the Ear Inn - one of the oldest drinking establishments located in the historic James Brown House - to celebrate the establishment's historic 200th Anniversary. On Saturday, November 11 from 11am-7pm, The Ear Inn will host the ultimate #LetsFeedDowntown community block party, offering live music, food and drinks in hopes of raising $350k to "feed downtown" by funding the 35k nutritious meals that God's Love We Deliver will cook and deliver to its downtown neighbors and clients this year.

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Holiday House NYC Gala benefitting The Breast Cancer Research Foundation®

November 14 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

The 10th Annual Holiday House NYC Gala celebrates the best and brightest talent in interior design. Emmy award-winning chef, philanthropist and breast cancer survivor Sandra Lee will be recognized for her important charitable work and will conduct the ribbon cutting to officially open the 10th annual Holiday House just prior to the Opening Night Gala on Tuesday, November 14th. Design Chairs Alexa Hampton, Thom Filicia, and Honorary Chair Christopher Hyland will join Ms. Lee, Holiday House Founder Iris Dankner, and the esteemed roster of more than 20 designers on the opening night. Proceeds from the evening, and from general admission ticket sales, will benefit The Breast Cancer Research Foundation ®

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Collaborating for a Cure 20th Anniversary Benefit Dinner & Auction Gala

November 16 @ 6:30 pm - 11:00 pm

Samuel Waxman Cancer Research Foundation Collaborating for a Cure 20th Anniversary Benefit Dinner & Auction Gala Cipriani Wall Street 55 Wall Street, New York, NY 10005 Thursday, November 16th, 2017 6:30pm Performance By The Avett Brothers In Memoriam Honoree: William Gorin Former CEO, MFA Financial, Inc. Join us in celebrating 20 years of supporting research for a cure For Tickets & Further Information: https://www.waxmancancer.org/Events/Collaborating-For-A-Cure Samuel Waxman Cancer Research Foundation 420 Lexington Ave., Suite 825, New York, NY 10170 www.waxmancancer.org

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Housing Works’ Fashion for Action

November 16 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

On November 16, 2017, nonprofit organization Housing Works will host their 14th annual Fashion for Action benefit event, which will bring together iconic individuals who will lend their talent, style, and support for an evening of crucial fundraising. Guests will have the opportunity to mingle with VIPs while sipping cocktails and shopping nearly $2 million in donated merchandise, all marked 50-70% off retail. The shopping party will take place at Housing Works’ flagship shop in Chelsea, with a VIP cocktail hour at Freds in Barneys Downtown. Hosting the evening will be Paper Magazine, Editorial Director, Mickey Boardman and Co-host of Page Six TV, Host of Sirius XM's "Bevelations", Bevy Smith. Joining the two hosts as Co-Chairs are Patricia Field, Eric Javits, Alex Olson and Todd…

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Free

Sangria Art Reception featuring Eduardo Anievas Open Studio

November 18 @ 12:00 pm - November 19 @ 6:00 pm

Painter Eduardo Anievas will have a two-day open studio event on Saturday, November 18th from 12-8pm and Sunday, November 19th from 12-6pm, as part of the LIC Arts Open Festival’s Fall Open Studios. Anievas will display fifty paintings including a new series of NYC cityscapes and large portraits. Anievas Studio is located street level at 10-15 48th Avenue between Vernon Blvd and 11th Street. By subway it’s the first stop in Queens on the 7, E, M, and G trains. Eduardo hosts with a familiar Spanish style, offering sangria and tapas on the house and welcoming visitors to get to know him and each other. Attendees will have the opportunity to visit many neighborhood studios to meet painters, sculptors, ceramicists and more. Event Website: www.anievasstudio.com

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2017 Lupus Research Alliance Gala

November 20 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Please join us for the 2017 Lupus Research Alliance Gala, a breakthrough evening to celebrate the power of innovative scientific research to improve treatment of lupus while driving toward prevention and a cure. Honoring Steve Burke CEO NBCUniversal Honorary Gala Chairs The Honorable Michael R. Bloomberg Selena Gomez Gala Co-Chairs Ira Akselrad President The Johnson Company Richard K. DeScherer Chief Legal and Compliance Officer Bloomberg L.P. Ron Meyer Vice Chairman NBCUniversal Lorne Michaels Creator and Executive Producer Saturday Night Live Robert W. Pittman Chairman and CEO iHeartMedia, Inc. Brian Roberts Chairman and CEO Comcast Host Seth Meyers Late Night Entertainment Kelli O’Hara Tony Award-Winning Performer Cocktail Attire For more information, please contact the Lupus Research Alliance Gala Headquarters at 212.888.7003.

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