The Week Ahead: July 10-14 on the AVENUE

Monday, July 10, 2017
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Celebrate summer with our top picks for things to do in New York City and the Hamptons.

Taste of the Terminal at Grand Central

Tuesday, July 11– Thursday, July 13

Grand Central Terminal, 77 East 42 Street, New York

Select vendors from around the Terminal will offer tastings, treats, and special offers in Vanderbilt Hall. Come get a taste of the many dining and retail options the Terminal has to offer, and enjoy live performances by Music Under New York.

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Astronomy Live! at the American Museum of Natural History

Tuesday, July 11, 7 p.m.

American Museum of Natural History, Central Park West at 79 Street, New York

Astroturfing questions, and astronomer Jackie Faherty will provide the answers while Brian Levine illustrates using the datasets of our Digital Universe software. Attendees will get to submit their questions ahead of time, and we’ll take some questions day-of as well. 

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Opening: The Art of Watches Grand Exhibition New York

Tuesday, July 11

Cipriani 42nd Street, 110 East 42 Street, New York

The 11-day public exhibition will showcase Patek Philippe’s tradition of high-precision watch manufacturing, an insight into the company’s 178-year history as well as its heritage in the domain of Haute Horlogerie. Proceeds will benefit the Kips Bay Boys and Girls Club.

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Opening: Ross Weatherly | Looking Slowly: 30 Years of Painting

Thursday, July 13

The Watermill Center, 39 Water Mill Town Road, Water Mill

Looking Slowly: 30 Years of Painting includes 15 paintings, as well as photographs that span 1995 to the present, and highlights the evolution of what’s become the artist’s signature practice – a meticulous observation of the intersection of light, space, and “object-ness.” The exhibition is open through October 11 by appointment only, but will be open to the public on Discover Watermill Day on Sunday, August 13.

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Bastille Day Ball 2017

Thursday, July 13, 6 p.m.

Club 404, 404 Tenth Avenue, New York

Celebrate Bastille Day with New York’s official ball. The event is held under the patronage of His Excellency Gerard Araud, Ambassador of France to the United States; His Excellency Francois Delattre, Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the UN; and The Honorable Anne-Claire Legendre, Consul General of France in New York.

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Summer Thursdays: Apart! at MoMA

Thursday, June 13, 6:30–9 p.m.

The Museum of Modern History, 11 West 53 Street, New York

Summer Thursdays at MoMA features artists who embody a borderless musical vocabulary; combining sonic and lyrical traditions from around the world, they trace the contours of their multicultural backgrounds and transcend traditional ideas of citizenship, nations, and boundaries. The performance will take place in the sculpture garden.

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Everything But Water Solid x Striped Trunk Show

Friday, July 14, 12 p.m.

Everything But Water, 66 Newtown Lane, East Hampton

Show up to your next pool party in style and meet Solid x Striped designer Michelle Copelman.

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Fighting Alzheimer’s, One Lunch at a Time

The Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation honored Glen Campbell's widow at a luncheon in Palm Beach

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Virtue & Vice (And Everything Nice)

The Frick Collection hosts Young Fellows Ball

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No Park Alliance is an Island

The Randal's Island Park Alliance raises $1.8 million

by Alessandra EraifejPhotographed by Billy Farrall