NYC LIFE: Dating Event, Friars Club, Helping Girls, Entertainment, Art
We hope you’re enjoying the last summer weekend. Fall is now in full swing. Our next 3T event is for every Tomato navigating the dating world. The 92Y Street Festival is Sunday. There’s a Golden Rolodex event this Monday night with the fabulous Christina Connors, this year’s Tomatoes Got Talent winner. Shouldn’t girls everywhere have a chance to success? Join us for a special event. Valerie Smaldone says “Derren Brown Secret,” is a jaw-dropping experience. And check out the highlights of our organizing event this past week with Andrew Mellen who inspired all of us to “Unstuff Our Lives”. Here are highlights below of several not to be missed events.
Are you frustrated and weary in today’s topsy crazy dating world? Are you tired of first dates that never to get to second dates? Are you just starting to get back into the dating game? Are you looking for a mate and not just a date? Well this event is for you ladies. And by the way, even if you’re not dating, you’ll enjoy this very entertaining evening – join us and bring a single friend. Get tickets.
Sept. 22. 92Y’s Street Festival!
This is no ordinary street festival! 92Y brings its programs out to the community so you can sample activities and enter a free raffle to win up to $500 in credit to spend on 92Y events and classes.
New this year: The New York Knicks’ 7th Ave Squad will appear from 12-5 pm with their Team Prize Wheel, giveaways, and a Pop-A-Shot machine!
On our main stage, we have live performances from the stars of the hit Broadway shows Chicago, Mean Girls, Tootsie, and Waitress from 12-1 pm.
Sun, Sep 22, 12-5 pm, Lexington Ave from 79th to 94th Streets—rain or shine!
Sept. 23. An Evening with Tomatoes Got Talent Winner Christina Connors
The incredibly talent vocalist Christina Connors will be the featured speaker and performer at Jan Goldstoff’s next Golden Rolodex event. She will be singing songs from her album DREAM BIGGER and will talk about living our life purpose during these challenging times. You can pay at the door, but you must REGISTER IN ADVANCE. 212 666 9413 or cell/text 917 553 0547 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Sept. 26-29. Affordable Art Fair
Browse contemporary paintings, prints, sculptures, and photographs from 70 galleries at the Affordable Art Fair, which includes workshops and activities at Metropolitan Pavilion.
Oct. 2. Help Give Girls a Brighter Feature
Please join Cheryl Benton (aka the “head Tomato”) and other members of the NYC Leadership Council for a wonderful event to celebrate International Day of the Girl. If you believe as we do that it is critical that girls everywhere – no matter where they are born – have a right to safety, medical care, education, and a chance at a great life then please join us.
We’ll have drinks, light bites, music, a fantastic interview with Emmy Award Winning Reporter, Cristian Benavides, from WPIX 11 News.
Our silent auction has tickets to Come From Away and Hamilton, a 7-10 day trip for 6 to Saint Lucia, jewelry, spa services, and a few more goodies. You can buy tickets here.
Oct. 3. Women of the Friars Club Luncheon
Tomatoes have been extended this special invitation to a members’ only event at the Friars Club. Do you remember Hollywood legend Carol Baker? Well you’ll love the conversation with the inside scoop on her life and career with author and film historian Foster Hirsch from his book “Hollywood Confidential.” $55 (plus alcohol, tax, gratuity) includes lunch and an autographed copy of his book. You’ll meet lots of other interesting women too. To make a reservation email the event producer, Jane Shevell at Jms500sl@aol.com.