https://riveryachtclub.com/ Premier Waterfront Dining Experience. River Yacht Club welcomes you to the premier waterfront dining experience. Visit our website to see our venue to enjoy your sneak peek into Miami high life. … [Continue reading...]
Location: The Harmonie Club NYC
6 November 2017
Lifetime Achievement Awards presented to:
George Beach II , Superintendent New York State Police
Robert K. Boyce , Chief of Detectives , Police Department City of New York
Angel Melendez, Special Agent in Charge-Homeland Security Investigations
Ashan Benedict, Special Agent in Charge, ATF New York
Members of the following organizations as well:
DEA, FBI, HSI, IRS-CI, USSS,USMS,NYPD, NYSP and other state , local and federal law enforcement agencies … [Continue reading...]
HOSTS GALA CELEBRATION AT FRIARS CLUB MARCH 13
Theater District institution the Actors’ Temple celebrates its centennial with an entertainment-packed dinner and show at the Friars Club, 57 East 55th Street, on Monday March 13 at 6pm. The Temple, which has served as a spiritual home, meeting place and performance venue serving generations of show business professionals, luminaries and their friends, honors the beloved actresses Tovah Feldshuh and Jackie Hoffman (both of whom will perform), and Barbara Bova. Featured entertainers are Andrew Beall (composer of “Song of Solomon”), the singers Anna Bergman and Adrienne Haan, comedian Bob Greenberg, and concert violinist Marina Kifferstein.
The event, produced by Carol Ostrow, supports the Actors’ Temple mission to provide a dynamic … [Continue reading...]
A self-described feminist loop artist, mystic and yogini, Idgy Dean infuses her one-woman psychedelic rock with a calming Zen presence that belies the emotional intensity of her DIY beats. Although she released her debut LP Ominous Harminus in 2015, the Brooklynite otherwise known as Lindsay Sanwald has been making music since she was a teenager, inspired to play drums, guitar and bass and write her own songs by the dual presence of Kate Bush and Nine Inch Nails. If those influences sound divergent at first glance, think again - Dean’s music combines a visceral mysticism with a performative grandeur that reflects the dark and the life-giving in equal measure, doling out tribal drum beats and clangorous guitar lines underneath airy vocals during her live shows, which are symphonies of … [Continue reading...]
Our 16th Annual Leadership Awards Reception will be held on Thursday, March 10 (6-9pm) at St. John’s University, 101 Astor Place, in the East Village. This year’s theme is “Light One Candle.” The evening is co-sponsored by The J. Luce Foundation, Orphans International Worldwide, and The New York Global Leaders Lions Club.
16th Annual Leadership Awards Reception
Theme: “Light One Candle
The J. Luce Foundation, Orphans International & Global Leaders Lions Club
Thurs., March 10, 2016 (6-9pm); St. John’s University, 101 Astor Place, NYC
Red Carpet Step-and-Repeat Photo Op
Open Bar Featuring Selection of “Hellenic Spirits”+
(Ouzo, Mastiha & Samos Moscato Wine)
Vodka Tasting courtesy of Balls Vodka
Resalso from Vineyards of Bodegas Emilio Moro
Artist-in-Residence: Rohan … [Continue reading...]
(New York, NY) June 7, 2016 – Legendary entertainer Tony Bennett will be honored by the Friars Club in celebration of his storied career that has spanned 7 decades. The awards gala will be held on Monday, June 20, 2016 in New York City. The award-winning performer, who has been a Friar for more than 50 years, will receive the Club’s most prestigious accolade: The Entertainment Icon Award.
The Award pays tribute to an Individual whose accomplishments transcend the entertainment industry by positively redefining the very culture we live in. Bennett joins superstars Tom Cruise, Robert De Niro, Douglas Fairbanks, Cary Grant and Frank Sinatra as the sixth Entertainment Icon Award recipient since the Friars launched in 1904.
One of the most respected talents in entertainment, no one else … [Continue reading...]
Honorable Shri. Dnyaneshwar M. Mulay, Consul General of India, New York, inaugurated the launch of www.NRITVFILMCLUB.com website in the presence of many prominent people from the Indian community, media and entertainment. The event was held at the Indian Consulate in New York. Mr. Mulay congratulated Tirlok Malik, founder of NRI TV FILM CLUB, by saying It is a wonderful idea. Very much needed. And it will make the bridge between Hollywood and Bollywood by creating NRI-wood.
NRI TV FILM CLUB LAUNCHING
Friday, April 17, 2015
6pm - 8pm
Consulate General of India … [Continue reading...]
Miss Leah Lane, daughter of Stewart F. Lane and Bonnie Comley, of New York, will make her debut at The 60th International Debutante Ball on Monday, December 29th, in the Grand Ballroom of the Waldorf Astoria in New York City.
Leah Lane is an actor and writer in New York City. She is currently a junior at the Horace Mann School and has taken advantage of the many opportunities that living in New York City has to offer. Leah was introduced to charity work at an early age, accompanying her parents to different events. Her book, "This Never Happens in the City", a children's pre-school book about a young girl who lives in the city and summers in the country, was published in 2004. All proceeds benefit the Child Development Center of the Hamptons (CDCH), a school for children with learning … [Continue reading...]
Miss Fanny Tang, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Weixing Tang will make her debut at The 60th International Debutante Ball on Monday, December 29th, 2014, in the Grand Ballroom of the Waldorf Astoria in New York City.
Fanny attends the University of Lausanne’s Faculty of Biology and Medicine in Switzerland. She plays the piano, and loves music, writing, art and sports.
Miss Fanny Tang’s father, Weixing Tang, is the President of the China Sales Group LTD. Her mother, Honglin Zhang, is the President of CAASC Europe.
For her debut, Miss Fanny Tang has chose to wear a strapless gown designed by Guo Pei, one of the most renowned designers in China. The dress features gold accents, including golden flowers embellished with Swarovski crystals.
The International Debutante Ball, founded in 1954, … [Continue reading...]
Miss Isabella Tang, daughter of Mr. Nai Pan and Sheena Lam of Hong Kong, China, will make her debut at The 60th International Debutante Ball on Monday, December 29th, 2014, in the Grand Ballroom of the Waldorf Astoria in New York City.
Isabella is a student at the University of California in Los Angeles, California. Her father, Mr. Nai Pan Tang, is a banker with Chong Hing Bank in Hong Kong. Her mother, Mrs. Sheena Lam, is a banker with Deutsche Bank in Hong Kong.
The International Debutante Ball, founded in 1954, is considered one of the most prestigious debutante presentations. Young women of distinction from all over the country and around the globe are brought together at the ball and the surrounding parties with daughters of Diplomats, titled Europeans, Ambassadors, Governors and … [Continue reading...]
Friars Club, NYC December 4, 2014 – Gotham Networking held its 3rd and most memorable GOtham Green Awards ceremony recognizing companies and people who are making important contributions toward a more sustainable, and energy efficient world for all of us. There were 8 winners each contributing in a unique area and in some fascinating ways. These are the people who will help shape our futures by introducing such things as: ways to better utilize our resources, tools to improve our self-reliance as a country, implementing new and improved ways to build, creating new ways to use our waste, using old spaces in new ways, and providing new options for growing produce.
There were many very qualified applications representing a variety of Businesses, and nonprofits that are doing great … [Continue reading...]
Fred Klein, of the Gotham City Networking, Inc. introduces Good News to Jack at the Friars Club in New York City.
Jack has leveraged his networking and client development skills to build a substantial, highly diversified career. Jack currently manages the Eagle Rock Diversified Fund, a successful fund-of-hedge funds, that he launched in 2001. Previously Jack started and/or headed companies in: multi-media consumer and business to business publishing (Harpers, Country Music Magazine and Wireless For the Corporate User); venture capital and industrial equipment manufacturing sectors. He partnered to develop commercial real estate properties in Florida. Early in his career Jack worked in the UK for a British technology company as head of one of their divisions and consulted with the heads … [Continue reading...]
honors General David Howell Petraeus. Part Two. (Note: We ran out of tape, but we have the end of his philosophical comment in text)
‘I’ll keep in mind a Cautionary tale of young schoolboy who gave a report about Julius Caesar: he was a great general, he won some important battles, he made a long speech, they killed him.” – I will try to avoid Caeser’s fate this evening.
“Addressing such eminent company in this great city with this great organization, one can almost begin to feel a little bit important- thankfully I have plenty of experiences from early days in the army to keep that impulse in check…
One episode in particular- I was fresh out of West point, a new second lieutenant, out with my new platoon for the first time, we’d a long day and we didn’t crawl into our sleeping bags … [Continue reading...]
A Day For Adults To Act Like A Kid Again
While Changing the Lives & Futures of Millions of Young People Nationwide
The Boys & Girls Clubs of America Calls Attention to Critical Issues Facing Young People with Nationwide “Day For Kids” events in September.
Learn How This Day Can Change the lives of Millions of America’s Kids, including those in your community.
Some of the latest statistics about children in the U.S. show deeply troubling numbers. Throughout the country, kids are facing serious issues, such as lack of supervision, poverty and obesity, which can deprive them of a happy and healthy childhood. As a result, many young people are facing a tough uphill battle to find success at home, at school, and ultimately, in … [Continue reading...]
OPERATION WARRIOR WELLNESS
216 E. 45TH STREET, 12TH FLOOR • NEW YORK, NY 10017 • 1-212-644-9880
Thursday, May 2, 2013 • 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Soldiers’, Sailors’, Marines’, Coast Guards’ and Airmen’s Club
283 Lexington Ave (at East 37th Street), New York City
The Red Apple Group
Ed Schloeman, CMS (Ret.)
Operation Warrior Wellness
Robert Cancro, M.D.
Professor and Chairman Emeritus of Psychiatry
NYU Langone Medical Center
David Lynch Foundation
Author and health expert
Executive Director, Global Stress Initiative
BY INVITATION ONLY • SEATING IS LIMITED
Register by … [Continue reading...]
The Soldiers’, Sailors’, Marines’, Coast Guard and Airmen’s Club, since 1919 continues to fulfill its mission, as the only private organization in the New York area to provide accommodations at subsidized rates and club-type facilities for servicemen and servicewomen, military retirees and veterans and their families visiting New York City. General James F. Amos, Mitzi Perdue, Robert McManus and special guest General David Howell Petraeus. PHOTO of USO girls, please credit herbertcollection.com.
Founded in 1919
“Serving Those Who Have Served Their Country”
“To promote the general welfare of men and women of the Armed Forces of the United States and its Allies, and their families, by maintaining and offering club and lodging rooms”
In 1919, Mrs. Cornelia Barnes Rogers and Mrs. … [Continue reading...]
FRIARS CLUB BOOK WARMING
Friday, October 5, 2012
Milton Berle Room
Do you still believe that
Marilyn Monroe overdosed on drugs?
Or that Sirhan Sirhan killed Robert Kennedy?
If the answer is yes, then keep reading.
For years the government has put out hits
on people who were “talking too much,”
covering up government assassinations
with drug overdoses and mysterious suicides.
In Dead Wrong: Straight Facts on the Country’s
Most Controversial Cover-Ups the most
historic government conspiracies
are finally revealed.
Friar Richard Belzer and David Wayne
prove, by examining the sheer evidence,
that the allegations on some of the
most famous deaths in history are,
quite simply, impossible.
Join Belzer for cocktails and
hors d’oeuvres and hear the real
stories … [Continue reading...]
New Single Released August 3rd, Performing Live on Fox TV and On Stage at Webster Hall and Friars Club
Following the break out success of her debut single "New York City Country Girl" - Which reached #15 on the coveted Billboard Hot Singles Chart, 16 year old singer songwriter Ali Isabella will release her new single "Crazy Beautiful Life' on Friday, August 3rd. Both singles come from her current CD "Say You'll Be Mine", released on AIX Records and distributed through Naxos. more to come...
ring Bells around the World For Peace & a World Without War
UNIVersal PeaCe daY - sunday, august 5th, 2012
CommemoratING the 67th aNNIVersarY of the BomBINGs of
HIrosHIma and NaGasaKI
WHere: NEW LOCATION!! UNIoN sQUare ParK by the GaNdHI statUe
located at … [Continue reading...]
Sesame Place Cares is a collection of programs and initiatives in our park, in our communities and around the world that symbolize our commitment to conservation, education and community service.
Sesame Place Cares exists to promote the conservation of wildlife and the world we share through:
•World leadership in the rescue and rehabilitation of wildlife in distress
•Conservation initiatives in our parks, in our communities and around the world
•Local park volunteer team efforts
•Philanthropic support and community outreach
Sesame Place gives back to the community in many ways. Sesame Place has acted as a collection area for donations to a number of organizations, including United Way and One Warm Coat. … [Continue reading...]