Address: 1015 Second Avenue - 703-625-1698
Description: Come out to eat, drink and celebrate First Book – Manhattan at our Winter Soirée! During this two-hour event, guests will enjoy delicious fare, an open wine, beer and liquor bar, live DJ and fabulous raffle and auction prizes including three trips of a lifetime.
First Book – Manhattan is excited to celebrate another great year and a wonderful organization, Harlem Village Academies (HVA). A network of charter schools in Harlem, New York, HVA aims for a higher standard: students who think critically, argue passionately, and take ownership of their learning. Proceeds of this year’s Winter Soirée will go directly to HVA, so they may continue to enrich students’ education with the gift of books.
When: Thursday, November 29, 2012 7:30PM-9:30PM
Where: Midtown1015 1015 2nd Ave (between 53rd St & 54th St)
Tickets: 50 online, $45 for groups of 5 or more, $60 at the door, 21+
Purchase your tickets today at firstbooknycwinter2012.eventbrite.com/#. All proceeds go directly toward buying new books for those children who need them most in New York City.
To learn more about First Book – Manhattan or to make a donation, visit www.firstbook.org/manhattan