The Week Ahead: Oct. 30–Nov. 3 on the AVENUE

Monday, October 30, 2017
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What’s going on this week in New York:

Central Park Conservancy Women’s Committee Luncheon

Monday, October 30, 11:30 a.m.

Mandarin Oriental, 80 Columbus Circle, New York

The Central Park Conservancy Women’s Committee Fall Luncheon will feature special guest speaker Oskar Eustis, Artistic Director of the Public Theater. Eustis will be interviewed by Lear deBessonet, Public Theater’s Resident Director and founder of Public Works.

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NYRP’s Hulaween in The Garden of Earthly Delights

Monday, October 30

Cathedral of St. John the Divine, 1047 Amsterdam Avenue, New York

The annual Hulaween extravaganza  is the New York Restoration Project’s premier gala. This year, the Cathedral of St. John the Divine will be transformed into a garden of Earthly Delights, honoring Eric Schmidt and David Evans Shaw. The event will feature a performance by Jon Bon Jovi & Friends.

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Opening: Club 57: Film, Performance and Art in the East Village

Tuesday, October 31

The Museum of Modern Art, 11 West 53rd Street, New York

Club 57: Film, Performance, and Art in the East Village, 1978–1983 is the first major exhibition to fully examine the scene-changing, interdisciplinary life of this seminal downtown New York alternative space.

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2017 Living Landmarks Celebration

Wednesday, November 1, 7 p.m.

The Plaza Hotel, Fifth Avenue at Central Park South

For more than two decades, The New York Landmarks Conservancy has honored New Yorkers who have made extraordinary contributions to the City and recognizes them as Living Landmarks at a black-tie gala.

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2017 Stampede of Sound

Thursday, November 2, 8 p.m.-12:30 a.m. 

Brooklyn Bowl, 61 Wythe Avenue, Brooklyn

The evening of live music and bowling will feature music by Chic featuring Nile Rodgers and Space for Giants, with a goal of raising $1 million to stop poaching in Africa.

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No Park Alliance is an Island

The Randal's Island Park Alliance raises $1.8 million

On The Avenue

Not Just Another Drive-By Event

CityMeals on Wheels hosts annual fundraiser

On The Avenue
On The Avenue

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