2014 History Makers GalaLOUISE MIRRER
President and CEO
and
THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES
of the New-York Historical Society
INVITE YOU TO THE

2014 History Makers Gala

Honoring
HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON
Recipient of the 2014 History Makers Award

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 21, 2014

6:00 pm Cocktails
7:00 pm Dinner Program

MANDARIN ORIENTAL, NEW YORK
80 Columbus Circle
NEW YORK CITY

BLACK TIE

For more information on the 2014 History Makers Gala, you can download the invitation here and the reply card here. Tickets start at $1,000.

 

Membership Events

Please call (212) 485-9279 or e-mail membership@nyhistory.org for more information.

Professional Learning Opportunities for Members
Enjoy a glass of wine after school in the company of world-renowned historians and authors. These award-winning scholars will present their interpretations of important historical events and themes and engage participants in a lively discussion.

Members must register via phone or e-mail: professional.learning@nyhistory.org or 212-485-9256.

Think & Drink with Sam Roberts
Tuesday, November 25
4:30 to 6:30pm
Explore our city’s history one object at a time with Sam Roberts, New York Times contributor and author of A History of New York in 101 Objects. View the very objects he’ll discuss in our compendium exhibition, A Brief History of New York: Selections of New York in 101 Objects.
$20 per person ($15 for members)

Think & Drink with Peter Kwong
Tuesday, December 2
4:30 to 6:30pm
Join Peter Kwong, Professor at Hunter College and author of Chinese America: The Untold Story of America's Oldest New Community, for an expert’s perspective on some of the most compelling historical elements in our exhibition, Chinese American: Exclusion/Inclusion.
$20 per person ($15 for members)

History Book Club
Members of the New York Historical Society at any level are entitled to take part in a free History Book Club. The History Book Club meets approximately four times throughout the year and discusses books relating to current exhibitions at the New-York Historical Society.

Museum Store - 2014 Member Double Discount Days
Wednesday 1/1-New Year’s Day
Monday 1/20-MLK Day
Monday 2/17-President’s Day
Friday 3/14-Opening day of Bill Cunningham/The Black Fives
Friday 3/21-Opening day of Audubon’s Aviary
Tuesday 4/22-Members Only Morning Hours
Friday 4/4-Opening day of Homefront & Battlefield
Tuesday 5/6–Sunday 5/11-Mother’s Day
Monday 5/26-Memorial Day
Tuesday 6/10–Sunday 6/15-Father’s Day
Friday 7/4-Independence Day/Opening day of Madeline in New York
Friday 9/26-Opening day of Chinese American
Monday 10/13-Columbus Day
Tuesday 11/11-Veterans Day
Wednesday 11/26-Thanksgiving Eve
Friday 11/28–Sunday 11/30-Black Friday & Holiday Shopping
Friday 12/5–Sunday 12/7-Holiday Shopping
Friday 12/12–Sunday 12/14-Holiday Shopping

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