NYC Book Crawl
Thursday, May 09
Happening Thursday, May 9th is the WNBA-NYC’s second annual NYC Bookstore Crawl. Members will have the chance to visit some of the city’s most successful and enduring independent bookstores. Join us for great book conversation, the chance to simply browse the shelves and to hear the thoughts on how these stores have managed to thrive in today’s marketplace. We’ll start the evening at the ever-charming Crawford Doyle
, continue on to the culinary book temple otherwise known as Kitchen Arts & Letters
, and round things out at the literary mecca of the Upper East Side, The Corner Bookstore
. Come for one store or all three! See the schedule below:
4:45: Arrive at Crawford Doyle (1082 Madison Avenue, @81 St.)
5:30 PM: Leave Crawford Doyle by foot, Madison Avenue bus or taxi
5:45: Arrive at Kitchen Arts and Letters (1435 Lexington Avenue, @94 St.)
6:20: Leave Kitchen Arts and Letters
6:30: Arrive at the Corner Bookstore (1313 Madison Avenue, @93St.)
7:30: Crawl ends
Afterwards, crawlers are invited to one of our legendary neighborhood dinners. Please RSVP to Jessica Napp, WNBA-NYC Publicity Chair (email@example.com) no later than May 5th. Dinner location will be provided at that time.
Annual Business Meeting
Monday, May 13
6:00pm – 8:00pm
The Chapter’s annual business meeting will take place the evening of Monday, May 13th at Pace University’s Midtown campus (551 Fifth Ave, 8th floor of the Fred French Bldg.). All members in good standing are encouraged to attend. You’ll have the opportunity to make suggestions for next season’s events, voice your opinion on the general running of the chapter, and vote on and/or put your names forward for open board positions.
This is the ideal time to share your ideas and opinions and meet your fellow WNBAers.
Refreshments will be served.
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It hardly seems possible, but the holidays are right around the corner! And what better way to celebrate than to spend some quality time with amazing book women and Italian food?
Join the WNBA-NYC on Tuesday, December 4th, from 6:00 PM — 8:00 PM, for a special members-only holiday party! This year, the holiday party will be held at Arte Café, an Italian restaurant located in a beautiful landmark brownstone on NYC’s Upper West Side. The Arte Cafe is at 106 W. 73rd Street, West of Columbus Avenue.
There is a $10.00 fee for all attendees to cover the cost of food. With that $10.00, all attendees will be provided food and soft drinks, and there will be a cash bar for alcoholic beverages.
Please note, this is a special members-only event. Members in good standing may invite a guest.
To register for this event, please see the registration information in the November New York Bookwoman. If you would like to bring a friend, please register them separately. If you have any questions about the event, you can contact firstname.lastname@example.org. Happy Holidays!
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Don’t miss the final Neighborhood Lunch of the season! The June lunch will be held at Arte Café, an Italian restaurant located in a landmark brownstone on NYC’s Upper West Side. Come join your fellow WNBA-ers in wrapping up this fantastic WNBA season!
Tuesday, June 19, 12:30 PM – 2:00 PM
Arte Café, 106 West 73rd Street, 10023
(Between Amsterdam & Columbus Avenues.)
RSVP by June 17: email@example.com
(Prix Fixe Lunch $12.95)
This event is only open to members, so if you’re interested in becoming a member, click here!
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