So many great events coming up! Join us in Inwood on November 17th for our next Schmooze!Read more »
Don't have plans for tomorrow? Well, now you do! Join us for an engaging panel with Vassar attorneys as they share their experiences in criminal law. http://connect.vassar.edu/criminaljusticereform2016Read more »
Let's start a new tradition - #FallFete Friday! Did you know that this year's includes private viewings of the Museum of the City of New York's new exhibit "New York At Its Core?" Register now!Read more »
Join us for a feature presentation of "A Star Has Burnt My Eye," a new play by songwriter and guitarist Howard Fishman '92, at the BAM Next Wave Festival!Read more »
November 6, 2016, 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
NYC Marathon—Fluid Station Mile 24 (Central Park, behind the Metropolitan Museum of Art)
Join the Vassar Club of New York as we give back to one of New York City’s strongest communities: its runners! We will be gathering at the fluid station behind the Metropolitan Museum of Art in Central Park to cheer on this year’s marathoners and keep them hydrated. Wear your maroon and grey Vassar clothes, and come prepared to cheer. The best part? If just 20 of us volunteer, VCNY will receive one guaranteed entry to the 2017 New York City Marathon! If at least 20 alumnae/i volunteer, VCNY will provide a free bagel brunch (because volunteers deserve carbs after 26.2 miles, too, right?!). HOW TO REGISTER BY AUGUST 31: Visit https://mynyrr.nyrr.org/login Create a profile Click “Volunteer” on the left side of the page Select “Fluid Stations 2016 TCS New York City Marathon,” then Fluid Station Mile 24 (Shift #1) You are volunteering with a group, so select “Vassar Club of New York” from that drop-down list Follow steps to complete registration Receive confirmation email “Fluid station” volunteers assist with setup, distribute water and Gatorade to the runners, and cheer them on. All volunteers will receive a rain poncho to protect their clothing, a volunteer pin, and a canvas shopping bag as a thank you gift. No advance training is required. Please note that volunteers must commit to the entire 8:00am–1:00pm shift. Marathon registration will close on August 31, and is first come, first served.
November 17, 2016, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tryon Public House, 10040, 4740 Broadway, New York, NY 10040, USA
VCNY is coming to Inwood! Join us at Tryon Public House for an uptown evening filled with great food and drink specials. Tryon Public House has put together a special menu to welcome VCNY! The Schmooze is a great opportunity to converse and connect with alumnae/i in a warm and casual environment. There’s no cost to attend, so just show up and hang out! Invite us to your neighborhood by sending venue suggestions to Programming Chair Marie Dugo ’11 firstname.lastname@example.org or Deputy Chair Stephanie Goldberg ’14 email@example.com. Tag your social media posts #VCNYschmooze to share the fun.
November 30, 2016, 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Museum of the City of New York, 1220 5th Ave, New York, NY 10029, USA
An elegant autumn evening with your fellow Vassar graduates, featuring a selection of cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, and more. The 2016 Fall Fete will feature an exclusive tour of New York at Its Core, the Museum of the City of New York's greatly anticipated new permanent exhibition. Five years in the making, New York at Its Core presents the compelling story of New York’s rise from a small Dutch village to today’s preeminent global capital. Register here: http://connect.vassar.edu/s/1654/alumni/social.aspx?sid=1654&gid=2&pgid=2356&cid=4002&ecid=4002&crid=0&calpgid=383&calcid=1000
December 4, 2016, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Citarella Gourmet Market - Upper West Side, 2135 Broadway, New York, NY 10023, USA
We’re heading back to Citarella for our fourth cookie-decorating workshop! Get your holiday season off to a sweet start as we learn how to decorate cookies like pros. Light refreshments will be served to keep up our energy during the workshop. We will be in the second floor pastry kitchen. Tickets: $20 for VCNY members & families $25 for non-members & families Space is limited - register here: http://connect.vassar.edu/s/1654/alumni/social.aspx?sid=1654&gid=2&pgid=2292&content_id=1745&authkey=7gEHPCQ9bIpy6hrMi0ZEaxs7pjsyctG702cqptRaP80Gkn6Xlfq98A%3d%3d Interested in joining the VCNY Programming team to help plan fantastic events? Let Marie Dugo know at firstname.lastname@example.org! Feel free to also reach out to her with any questions about this event.
December 7, 2016, 12:00 am - December 8, 2016, 12:00 am
Save the date for another educational and fun opportunity to network with VCNY. More details and registration coming soon!