- Volunteers Needed For Harlem Food Bank Meal Preparation and Meal Service
Please read carefully: This event is being hosted by Dave Cervini's newyorksocialnetwork.com ( http://www.newyorksocialnetwork.com/ ) and several of their partner Meet Up groups. The number of people you see registered on your Meet Up represent only a portion of those actually attending. If you have any questions or want to know how many are attending from all groups please contact the event host at [masked] PLEASE DO NOT REGISTER FOR THIS EVENT UNLESS YOU KNOW THAT YOU WILL BE ABLE TO ATTEND. Join a group of NYSN members as we help prepare over 500 meals for the needy and senior citizens at The Harlem Community Kitchen that is part of NY Food bank. No experience is necessary. The staff at the food bank will instruct you on all that is needed. You will likely chop, mix, stir and portion meals for distribution. At the end of the afternoon you will also help serve meals to those in the senior center. This event runs from 10:15am-4:30pm. Please do not register if you can not attend at those times. What to expect: Please arrive at 10:15 for check in. The kitchen staff will assign tasks for the afternoon. Please do not wear open toe shoes, sandals, jewelery, watches , etc while you are preparing meals. If you have a baseball cap or hair net that helps Can I come alone? Yes 100% of those attending will likely come on their own. Dress code: casual, no open toes age : 21+ ONLY Can I come for part of the volunteer time? Sorry we need you the entire time. AGAIN, PLEASE DO NOT REGISTER FOR THIS ACTIVITY UNLESS YOU KNOW THAT YOU CAN ACTUALLY ATTEND. They need as many hands to help as possible. If you do not show up they will be missing a critical pair of hands that needs to be part of the process. You will be hurting your fellow volunteers as well as the people they serve. If you are registering for a friend they need to know this ~Thank you!
- MoMA Scavenger Hunt and Party *PRE-PAY EVENT*
PLEASE NOTE: THIS IS A PRE-PAY ONLY EVENT Please read carefully: This event is being hosted by Dave Cervini's newyorksocialnetwork.com ( http://www.newyorksocialnetwork.com/ ) and several of their partner Meet Up groups. The number of people you see registered on your Meet Up represent only a portion of those actually attending. If you have any questions or want to know how many are attending from all groups please contact the event host at [masked] COST: $25.00 PRE-PAY BY CLICKING ON THE LINK BELOW: https://www.newyorksocialnetwork.com/events/?ee=3582 MUST PRE-PAY!!! IF YOU ONLY SIGN UP HERE, THIS DOES NOT RESERVE YOUR SPOT/HOLD YOUR TICKET. YOU MUST CLICK ON THE LINK TO PRE-PAY If you Love art, hate art or just don't understand art it just doesn't matter, because this event is more about socializing, learning and having fun! It's a unique way to spend a Friday evening while meeting dozens of other fun members and friends! Come alone or with friends, we'll team you up then send you out through the halls of one of the world's most famous museums looking for clues, exploring the artworks, answering questions and taking picture challenges. Along the way you will see artworks from Van Gogh, Monet, Dali, Matisse, Warhol, Pollack and more! The group will meet at McGee's Pub for cocktails from 5:30pm-6pm. DO NOT MEET AT THE MUSEUM Upon check-in we'll group people together into teams (and have a drink). At least One person in your group will need to have a camera/phone. Can I come alone? YES! 95% of those attending will come on their own. If you come alone we will randomly set you up on a team. What to wear: Most people will be coming from work so business casual. Following the tour we will gather back at Cafe Iguana for food and drinks. Nothing too fancy! Here is how it works: Arrive at McGee's between 5:30-6pm, enjoy a cocktail and get set up on a team (if you already don't have one) Once you have a complete team we will send you out to the museum to find all the clues. What am I looking for at the museum? All the clues are things that are already at the museum. It is in the paintings, sculptures, gift shops, hallways, signs and the people that are there! Each team will have 75 minutes to find as many clues as possible. The teams with the most points will win prizes. Don't worry if you didn't answer all the items because there are bonus points. Level: NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY. What's included? - A unique & updated scavenger hunt of MoMA that highlights the latest and classic exhibits - Venue fee for registration and post hunt gathering - Staffing for the event Please note that admission to the museum is FREE on Friday thanks to Uniqlo. If you are a member of MoMA or work for a company that is a member of the museum there you are welcome to enjoy the museum for free however the scavenger hunt is a separate event within the museum that is not organized by the museum.
- Speed FRIENDING - Add To Your Social Network! (Includes entry to After Party)
230 Fifth Ave Penthouse
*PREPAY REQUIRED - https://dljparty.ticketleap.com/speed-friending2/dates/ Join Meetup's newest and most popular event! Come expand your social circle by meeting new people and making new friends! Plus, your Speed Friending ticket includes entry to the after party immediately following at the same location. HOW IT WORKS: 1. There will be pre-mingle 6-6:30. Then we will break attendees up into groups of 2-6 people and provide some ice-breakers get to know you questions. Please try to arrive as close to the event starting time as possible. 2. The group will stay together for about 5-10 minutes and at the end of the round, half of the participants will move to a new station and start a new round, meeting new people. FAQs: How many will attend? This is a MULTI-GROUP partner Meetup. Don't go by the RSVPs you see in this group alone. We will have a good number of members attending. Can I come alone? Yes. 95% of those attending will be coming on their own. This is a great way to network, connect and make new friends! Is this age-specific? We will have a good mix of attendees ranging from 20-50s. All are welcome 21 and over. This is for new friendships, please be respectful of people of the opposite sex. If someone does not want to disclose their information as far as phone numbers and/or emails, please respect that. *Prepay Only Event. Must get ticket in advance to attend. $20-$30 depending upon how early you purchase ticket. *GET TICKETS AT - https://dljparty.ticketleap.com/speed-friending2/dates/
- NYAC:Tour & Tasting @ Farm.One, Manhattan's Only Indoor Hydroponic Farm(Pre-Pay)
Tickets: $45 - 49 Click the link below to register for this event: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/private-tour-tasting-farmone-manhattans-only-indoor-hydroponic-farm-registration-55089090954 With all of the farms in the tri-state area to choose from, why are Michelin-starred restaurants around the city like Eleven Madison Park and Daniel sourcing some produce from one located in the not-so-rural island of Manhattan? Now's your chance to explore the future of urban farming, and see how science and technology are helping one indoor farm grow nearly 200 varieties of culinary plants, some of which are never available fresh in NYC. Join New York Adventure Club (http://www.nyadventureclub.com/) for a private look inside vertical farming company Farm.One (https://farm.one/), Manhattan's only indoor hydroponic farm that grows hundreds of different specialty crops with the help of vertically stacked containers, LED lights, and year-round climate control technology. Led by a Farm.One staff member, our unique experience at this state-of-the-art farm in TriBeCa will include: • An overview of hydroponics and how growing plants without soil is possible • A private walkthrough of the facility to see how rare culinary plants grow from seed to harvest, with tastings along the way of different rare herbs, microgreens, and edible flowers • A closer look at Farm.One's cutting-edge technology that allows them to produce, manage, and sell their indoor-grown produce • A glass of prosecco to cleanse the palate after munching on healthy green goodies Afterward, we'll have an exclusive Q&A opportunity with CEO Rob Laing before going home with a complimentary gift box containing delicious, freshly harvested samples from around the Farm! See you there! * For commercial reasons, this tour is not open to attendees who operate a commercial hydroponic farm Categories: Tours, Hidden Spots, Food, Social
- Salsa & Bachata Lesson (includes Mardi Gras after party @ 230 Fifth Penthouse)
230 Fifth Ave Penthouse
*PURCHASE AT - https://dljparty.ticketleap.com/salsa127/dates/ (*Prepay only event. Tickets not sold at door. Payment for this event will include admission to our after party at the same location.) Dancing is a great way to meet people! You'll receive a professional 1 hour lesson. It doesn't matter if you've never danced before or if you're a pro. This is a fun way to learn new moves and make new friends. Video of past Latin Dance Lesson Meetup - https://vimeo.com/191194028 Multiple Meetup groups are co-organizing this event so the RSVP's shown here won't reflect total # of members attending. We expect to have 20-30 members to attend. This is not intended to be completely gender-balanced or age/ethnic specific. All welcome 21 & older. *PAY AT THIS LINK - https://dljparty.ticketleap.com/salsa127/dates/ *$20 advance admission is required (goes up to $30 as event gets closer). Reminder, space is limited so you need to purchase in advance to be confirmed.
- Mardi Gras 2019 Penthouse Party (Comp Apps, 2 For 1 Drinks, Free Beads, DJ)
*PAY ONLINE AT - https://dljparty.ticketleap.com/upscale-penthouse-party/dates/ Can't make it New Orleans this year for Mardi Gras? No problem because we're bringing the "pardi" to NYC! Join us for our annual Mardi Gras Party at one of NYC's most exclusive penthouse lounges - surrounded by floor to ceiling windows with breathtaking panoramic views of the NYC skyline. We'll have 2 For 1 Drinks, Complimentary Appetizers, DJ, Dancing, Giveaways & More all on the 20th Fl Empire Room! You will also have private access to the rooftop with the heated igloos and complimentary robes! What to expect: • Complimentary Appetizers (8-9pm) • 2 For 1 Drinks (8-9pm) • FREE Beads & Masks to first 100 • Ice Breakers • Prizes for the most beads • DJ & Dancing FAQs - How many are attending? Based on presales, we will have 300+ attending! What's the venue like? 230 Fifth was voted #1 by Citysearch for Best New Bars/Lounges in New York City Voted ,#2 Best New Bar/Lounge in the United States by Citysearch, and voted #1 "To Do" in New York by Spur. Can I come alone? Yes about 90% of those attending will be coming solo. But you can also invite friends to join you. Everyone must have a ticket to enter. Is this age/ethnic specific? No, but the general age range will be 21-55. Not meant to be ethnic specific/gender balanced. Is there a dress code? No hats, sweats, t-shirts, sneakerss etc. Jeans ok. Dress stylish. *PREPAY HERE - https://dljparty.ticketleap.com/upscale-penthouse-party/dates/ *Limited # are just $15 with discount code "5" at checkout. Price will go up as event gets closer. $30 at door w/ RSVP, $35 w/o.
- Brooklyn Beer Garden Silent Disco
The weather is cold, but Quiet Events parties are as hot as ever! Warm up at The Well, with 60 beers on tap and 100 bottled beers to choose from. Our 3 live DJs will be there spinning everything from Top 40, to throwbacks, to hip hop, so bring all your friends because we have something for everyone! GET YOUR TICKETS: https://brooklynbg2-22.eventbrite.com/?aff=MeetUp Your 3 Live DJs are spinning all night: DJ 1 (Green): Top 40 Dance Hits DJ 2 (Red): 80’s, 90’s & 2K Throwbacks DJ 3 (Blue): Hip Hop/R&B Your Experience Includes: • A Pair of Quiet Events Headphones • Glow in the Dark Gear • 3 Live DJ’s battling for your attention Special notes: • 21+ • Rain or Shine • Dress Code: Casual What to bring: • Valid ID • You MUST have a credit or debit card for the check-in process. If the headphones are NOT returned, there will be a $100 charge to your credit or debit card after the event. • No need to print your ticket, just show the code on your phone or they will have your name at the door. How it works: When you arrive you’ll receive a pair of special wireless headphones. You can adjust the volume and choose between up to three DJ’s with a flip of a switch. Each headset has a color LED that shows what channel you are listening to. It’s super social; you’re in control of the music! There’s no loud music that you have to talk over. Plus, there’s no ringing in your ears when you leave! Search for more events: https://www.quietevents.com
- Divas vs Boy Bands Silent Disco!
We’re back at Bohemian Beer Garden for the ultimate battle of the sexes. Tune into the green channel for all your favorite divas, from Britney to Whitney! Change to blue for boy bands and crooners. Don’t like either? Red has you covered with your favorite Latin mixes. This party will have you singing and dancing all night! GET YOUR TICKETS HERE: https://divasboybands2-22.eventbrite.com/?aff=MeetUp Your 3 channels of music: DJ 1 (Green): Divas DJ 2 (Red): Latin DJ 3 (Blue): Boy Bands Your experience includes: • A pair of Quiet Events headphones • Glow in the Dark gear • 3 channels of music to choose from Special notes: • 21+ • Rain or Shine • Dress Code: Casual What to bring: • Valid ID • You MUST have a credit or debit card for the check-in process. If the headphones are NOT returned, there will be a $100 charge to your credit or debit card after the event. • No need to print your ticket, just show the code on your phone or they will have your name at the door. How it works: With your pair of Quiet Events headphones you can adjust the volume and choose between our three DJ’s with the flick of a switch. Each headset has a color LED that shows which channel you’re listening to. You can dance along with those tuning into the same DJ as you; it’s super social. There’s no loud music to talk over and there’s no ringing in your ears when you leave! Search for the events: https://www.quietevents.com
- NYAC @ Eclectic Props, Largest Film & TV Prop Company in NYC(Pre-Pay)
Eclectic/Encore Properties (2nd Floor)
Tickets: $25 - 29 Click the link below to register for this event: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/behind-the-scenes-eclectic-props-largest-film-tv-prop-company-in-nyc-registration-54288699963 Imagine a place where film & television producers could rent thrones for their medieval sets, top hats for their 19th-century character actors, and fake squirrels for scenes of nature in NYC — this wonderland exists, and all in a Long Island City warehouse. Join New York Adventure Club (https://www.nyadventureclub.com/) for an exclusive, behind-the-scenes tour of Eclectic / Encore Props (http://www.eclecticprops.com/), New York City’s largest collections of antiques, furniture, and accessories for rent on the East Coast. Led by the CEO & Founder of Eclectic / Encore Props, our all-access experience through the 95,000 sq ft space, once a former Pepsi Cola factory, will include: • An overview of the history and story behind Eclectic / Encore Props, and how the founder went from only having $175 in her pocket to running one of the largest prop companies on the East Coast • A walkthrough of the three-story facility that contains props in dozens of categories including Sports & Weapons, Toys, Diner, and Juke Boxes • A first-hand look at the comprehensive cataloging system that keeps track of over one million props • A discussion around logistics and how the company services thousands of New York theater, film, and TV productions Click here to see pictures from one of our last visits to Eclectic Props! (https://nyadventureclub.com/gallery/27725779) Click here to see a short video on Eclectic Props! (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7EGJmKYxl7w) See you there! Categories: Tours, Hidden Spots, Arts
- The Grand Central Scavenger & History Hunt *PRE-PAY EVENT*
PLEASE NOTE: THIS IS A PRE-PAY ONLY EVENT Please read carefully: This event is being hosted by Dave Cervini's newyorksocialnetwork.com ( http://www.newyorksocialnetwork.com/ ) and several of their partner Meet Up groups. The number of people you see registered on your Meet Up represent only a portion of those actually attending. If you have any questions or want to know how many are attending from all groups please contact the event host at [masked] COST: $15.00 PRE-PAY BY CLICKING ON THE LINK BELOW: https://www.newyorksocialnetwork.com/events/?ee=3466 MUST PRE-PAY!!! IF YOU ONLY SIGN UP HERE, THIS DOES NOT RESERVE YOUR SPOT/HOLD YOUR TICKET. YOU MUST CLICK ON THE LINK TO PRE-PAY How many times have you walked through Grand Central and actually taken time to really appreciate how beautiful it is? With this Scavenger Hunt you will not only get to appreciate one of New York's most iconic buildings, but you will get to meet dozens of interesting NYSN members and friends in a fun and casual way. Come alone or with a friend and we will team you up with others attending. Enjoy a cocktail or cup of coffee with the group then we will send you out on your adventure. The group will meet in The Great Northern Food Hall at Grand Central at noon Each team will have 75 minutes to complete the scavenger hunt with a list of questions, challenges, and puzzles. The teams with the most points will win prizes. Following the hunt you can stay at The Great Northern Food Hall for food and drinks. Level: No prior knowledge needed of anything… just have fun. Ages: 21+ Questions? Contact Dave Cervini at [masked] or call[masked] M-F 10am-4pm This event is nonrefundable unless the event is canceled or rescheduled. By registering for this event you take full responsibilities for your actions and agree to conduct yourself accordingly. What to wear: dress for the weather but 98% of the clues are inside Grand Central Can I come alone? Yes 98% of those attending will be coming on their own. We will team you up with other fun people.