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Membership Events

All events are free unless otherwise noted.

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5 events found.

TimeEventLocationAudience
Wednesday, July 15, 2015
6:30 p.m.Summer Share
The sunset never looked so good. Join us for this year’s Summer Share, an evening of barbecue, beers, and books. You bring a book (or two) from your personal library to exchange with other Young Lions, and enjoy a cold one with a stunning terrace view. This event is open to all Young Lions, and is a members-only event. Wednesday, July 15, 6:30 p.m. Private Location, West Village Click here to RSVP **PLEASE NOTE** This event is now at capacity. Active Young Lions may register for the wait…
Stephen A. Schwarzman BuildingNYPL Supporters
Tuesday, August 4, 2015
7 p.m.Young Lions Film Screening: "Ten Thousand Saints"
In 2011, you discovered debut novelist Eleanor Henderson and her new book, “Ten Thousand Saints,” in a Young Lion Conservators Salon. Now, step out of the heat and into a private screening of the film based on the book, exclusively for Young Lions. In this coming-of-age tale set in 1987, Jude (Asa Butterfield) is sent to live with his estranged father in the East Village after tragedy strikes his Vermont home. The film follows Jude and his friends (Hailee Steinfeld, Emile Hirsch) and their equal…
Stephen A. Schwarzman BuildingNYPL Supporters
Thursday, September 10, 2015
6:30 p.m.Young Lion Conservators Salon with Stephanie Clifford
Join us for the first salon of the season with the hotly anticipated debut novel from New York Times reporter Stephanie Clifford, “Everybody Rise.” It is 2006, and 26-year-old Evelyn Beegan has a new job at a social network aimed at the elite. Recruiting members for the site, Evelyn steps into a promised land of Adirondack camps, Newport cottages, and Southampton clubs—but her desire to belong may be her downfall as she struggles to conceal a family scandal. Thursday, September 10, 6:30 p.m.…
Stephen A. Schwarzman BuildingNYPL Supporters
6:30 p.m.Sisters in Law
The first two women of the nation’s highest court could not have been more different: Republican and Democrat, Christian and Jew, western rancher’s daughter and Brooklyn girl. Yet in their shared obstacles, they tackled the most controversial issues of the twentieth century. Linda Hirshman will discuss the impact of the first female justices of the Supreme Court and their unlikely friendship, as chronicled in her book, “Sisters in Law: How Sandra Day O’Connor and Ruth Bader Ginsburg Went to the…
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Wachenheim Trustees RoomNYPL Supporters
Wednesday, October 7, 2015
6:30 p.m.Traveling the Deep South with Paul Theroux
Venerated writer and novelist Paul Theroux has invited us on his travels for fifty years, taking us from Boston to Cape Town to Tokyo and back. Now in his tenth book, Theroux maps the rural highways and small-town churches of South Carolina, Mississippi, Alabama, and Arkansas in “Deep South: Four Seasons on Back Roads.” Hear the unheard conversations of this American region and its rich, complex history. Wednesday, October 7, 2015 Reception 6:30 p.m. Program 7 p.m. RSVP Required: con…
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Wachenheim Trustees RoomNYPL Supporters