Now – Aug 27: The Flatiron/23rd Street Partnership Business Improvement District is kicking up free programming in its Public Plazas this summer with an eight-week schedule of fitness events, tech classes, games, and improv performances. The Public Plazas – in the shadow of the Flatiron Building at 23rd Street, Broadway and Fifth Avenue. To view a full calendar of events, visit www.flatirondistrict.nyc
CPEX Real Estate
Jul 22: CPEX REal Estate will recognized Dr. Thomas Schutte during an event in honor of the Myrtle Area Revitalization Project (MARP). Under Dr Schutte’s leadership, Pratt Institute has led the way in the revitalization of Myrtle Avenue. The event will begin at 6 p.m. with guests meeting outside of Putnam Restaurant on 419 Myrtle Ave, Brooklyn, before taking a walking tour of the commercial corridor. Reception will follow at the restaurant. Call Louisa at 718-687-4215 or email Lgraham@cpexre to RSVP
July 23: Join NAIOP NJ for a private tour of the largest command and control center of its kind in the world. On any given day, AT&T’s network powers over a billion devices, services 100 million mobile phone users, and zips a mind-boggling 30 petabytes of data around the world. Making sure those customers stay connected at all times is AT&T’s Global Network Operations Centre (G-NOC for short), a facility tucked away in Bedminster, NJ. Space is limited, and advance registration is required (no walk-ins): $65 per member. Contact Bonnie Sovinee at 732-729-9900.
ICSC Executive Session
July 28: Faith Hope Consolo, Chairman of Douglas Elliman’s Retail Group, joins a group of industry titans who will discuss their own success stories at Executive Board Room sessions at the International Council of Shopping Centers’ Next Generation National Conference, to be held at JW Marriott Marquis in Miami. For more information and to register, visit www.icsc.org
Women of Valor
Jul 30: Avison Young today announced that St. Francis Food Pantries and Shelters will honor vice president of project management Kirsten Beck at its 13th Annual Women of Valor Awards Tea. The event will take place at the Waldorf Astoria. St. Francis Food Pantries and Shelters — a network of food and service programs for the poor that provide a wide range of services to feed, clothe, counsel, and alleviate physical and emotional hunger in a dignified and supportive manner — will bestow upon Beck its prestigious Clarisa Award.
REBNY Breakfast Club
Aug. 18: REBNY’s next Residential Breakfast Club Seminar will take place from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.Join your fellow REBNY members at this free seminar in our Mendik Education Room, where our top industry leaders will be imparting hints and tips to improve your business. For more information, contact Yesenia Dhanraj at YDhanraj@rebny.com, or check the Events section of www.rebny.com.
Weichert Charity Golf Tournament
Aug 20: Weichert Realtors will host its 15th Annual Charity Golf at Fiddler’s Elbow Country Club in Bedminster, N.J. The event will raise funds for the American Cancer Society to benefit breast cancer research. Individuals and businesses are invited to participate in the fundraiser. Team awards will be given out for first and second place, and there will be contests for both men and women for Longest Drive, Closest to the Hole and Straightest Drive. In addition, Hole-in-One prizes include 2015 luxury automobiles, and there will also be a raffle featuring the grand prize of an LCD television. A range of six sponsorship levels ensures an affordable sponsorship option for businesses – both large and small. Contributions of gifts and prizes are also welcome from businesses as donations. To register for the Weichert Golf Outing or to become a sponsor, please contact Laura Metro at 973- 397-3539 by July 31 as space is limited.
AREPA Networking Event
Sept. 15: The Asian Real Estate Professional Association (AREPA) will host a Fall networking event on from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M.. at Singl Lounge(at the Hyatt Union Square) located at 80 East 13th Street. There will be a $5 charge for entry to this event. As there is limited tickets, this event will sell out so please order early. For further information for this event and for membership information, please go to www.arepainc.org.
14+ Foundation Annual Cocktail Benefit
Oct. 1: 14+ Foundation will host its Annual Cocktail Benefit Supporting Children’s Education in Africa. The event will take place from 6:00 P.M. – 8:30 P.M. followed by an after-party from 8:30 P.M – 11:00 P.M at the Angel Orensanz Center located at 172 Norfolk Street in New York City. Proceeds from the benefit will support the design and development of new schools in Zambia as well as other educational initiatives. For more info and to register, please visit www.14plusfoundation.org.
Oct 1-31: Archtober (ärk’tôbər), New York City’s annual Architecture and Design Month, is now in its fifth year. This year’s festival theme is “5 Years, 5 Boroughs.” A celebration of the impact of design. Archtober will be headquartered at the Center for Architecture on LaGuardia Place in Greenwich Village. For information, go to www.archtober.org