The Week Ahead: November 6-10 on the AVENUE

Monday, November 6, 2017
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What’s going on this week in New York:

Library Lions 

Monday, November 6

New York Public Library Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Fifth Avenue and 42nd Street, New York

Library Lions is The New York Public Library’s largest annual event and one of the most anticipated evenings on New York City’s cultural calendar. The event will honor Tom Brokaw, Michael Chabon, Carla Hayden, Coson Whitehead and Robert Wilson. 

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ARTregeous Gala Dinner + Art Auction

Monday, November 6, 6:30 p.m.

Cipriani 25 Broadway, New York

Since 2001, ARTrageous has raised more than $25 million benefiting women, children, and families through art. The event benefits honor children, and ending the cycle of intergenerational incarceration.

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ICP Spotlights: Annual Benefit Luncheon

Tuesday, November 7, 11:30 a.m.

583 Park Avenue, New York

This year’s event celebrates Pulitzer Prize-winning photojournalist and New York Times best-selling author Lynsey Addario. Award-winning journalist Katie Couric will lead an on-stage conversation with Addario at the event.

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MAD Ball 2017

Tuesday, November 7

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

The Museum of Arts and Design (MAD) will honor luminaries from the worlds of art, fashion, real estate, and design at the MAD Ball. This year’s event will honor Madeleine Albright, Barnaba Fornasetti, Jorge M. Pérez, Faith Ringgold and Sterling Ruby.

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ECPAT USA Freedom Award

Thursday, November 9

 Edgar J. Kaufmann Room, United Nations, New York

The event will bring together a highly selective group of 200 luminaries in the corporate, philanthropic, government, and media communities in support of ECPAT-USA’s vital work to ensure no child is bought or sold. In what will be the highlight of the evening, ECPAT-USA will grant awards to the world’s most remarkable individuals for their contributions in ending child trafficking.

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No Park Alliance is an Island

The Randal's Island Park Alliance raises $1.8 million

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Not Just Another Drive-By Event

CityMeals on Wheels hosts annual fundraiser

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A Bookish Bash for Literacy Partners

The well-read set descended on Wall Street to raise funds and honor Joni Evans and Liz Smith

by Michael GrossPhotographed by Billy Farrall