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Spring Dinner



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Thursday, May 18, 2017, 7-10 p.m.

The New York Public Library’s annual Spring Dinner brings together prominent business, philanthropic, and political leaders to celebrate and strengthen the Library’s commitment to quality education and lifelong learning.  At the Spring Dinner, the Library also presents the annual Brooke Russell Astor Award to an individual who is tireless in their dedication to the City and who has contributed substantially to its enrichment. For more information, please contact or call 212.930.0019.


2017 Co-Chairs

Lisa and Richard Plepler, Vicky Ward and Richard Cohen, Alexandra Wentworth and George Stephanopoulos, and Nanar and Anthony Yoseloff

2017 Vice Chairs

Barbara and Evan Chesler

2017 Honorary Chair

Vartan Gregorian

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