MSC Special Events 2014: 9 amazing events to go!

Celebrate the year’s end with these 9 remaining MSC Special Events!
 
Support MSC and celebrate our amazing families by attending one of the upcoming special events.  Sign up at mahattanschool.ejoinme.org/specialevents.

 

JAZZ MASTERS: A NIGHT OF LATIN JAZZ IN HARLEM

MSC dads Chris Washburne (trombone) and Dave Mann(saxophone) will reprise their smash hit concert this year with yet another super group, including MSC dad Gregor Huebner (violin) and the Latin Jazz band SYOTOS.
Thursday, May 29, 7:30 pm. Bier International. $25/pp. Come on out after the Science fair!
 
WINE AND CHEESE PAIRING: AN EVENING OF WINE EDUCATION

Join your fellow MSC parents and wine enthusiasts for an educational evening of premium wine tasting and cheese pairing involving organic and biodynamic wines and local artisanal cheeses. Hosted by kindergarten parents and wine lovers Leigh Fredrickson, Peter Kaganowicz, and Basia Blonska. Food will also be served.
Saturday. May 31, 7:00 pm. $100/pp. (Limit: 10)
 

LET’S LEARN YIDDISH!

Shlep up to 110th Street and schmooze with other mensches at this beginner's Yiddish class with professor and MSC 2nd grade dad Adi Mahalel. Treat yourself to this lively discussion about the wonderful world of the Yiddish language and culture. Easy shmeasy!
Wednesday, June 4, 7:45 pm. $18/pp.
 

MOM’S NIGHT OUT: COCKTAILS ON THE TERRACE

Celebrate the end of the year with an evening of cocktails under the stars.  Hosted by MSC bake sale goddess Mo Shome, so there’s sure to be delectable treats as well! Cohosted by Lauren Koffler and Hillary Spinner Jacobs.
Thursday, June 5, 7:00 pm. $40/pp.
 

MOTHERHOOD UNDEFINED: A ONE-WOMAN MUSICAL

Get an inside look at how a show takes shape!  Stacie Morgain Lewis, first-grade mom and Broadway veteran, offers up the chance to see a presentation of her new work, MotherhoodUndefined, a one-woman musical that provides a comic and heartfelt look at parenthood colliding with the life of an actor. See a show in development and offer up your feedback. With food and drink to boot! Hosted by fellow MSC parents Nicole Betancourtand Bray Poor.
Thursday, June 12, 7:00 pm. $40/pp.


ONCE UPON A TIME…” TIME!

Children's Stories and whimsical puppets are brought magically to life by professional actress and 3rd grade mom Julie Harding. Audience participation, lots of laughs, and fun guaranteed!  Best suited to children 3 - 7 years old. Accompanying grownups free!
Saturday, June 14, 11:00 am – 12:00 pm. $20/child.


A DAY OF MOUNTAIN BIKING

Discover a new family activity: Mountain Biking!  Seize this opportunity to ride with Trips for Kids (TFK), a nonprofit organization led by MSC mom (and PTA president!) Andree Sanders.  All the gear is supplied: the bikes, the helmets, the gloves, and a great trail.  Learn new biking skills and trail etiquette while challenging yourself and having a fun-filled day.  The trail is located in Cunningham Park, Queens, and is accessible by public transportation. Adults and children 10 and up. Must be able to ride a bike.
Saturday June 14, 12:00 – 4:00 pm. $50/pp. (Limit: 10)


MSC UNPLUGGED

Two soulful songwriters (and MSC dads) Marty Toub and Adam Stengel return to present a sumptuous evening of acoustic originals (plus a few popular favorites), accompanied by Lewis Wendell on percussion and Alan Moverman on organ. Have a drink, unwind, and enjoy two concerts at one price on one unforgettable night. Kids welcome!
Tuesday, June 17, 7-9 pm. Prohibition. $25/pp.


COME SIGN WITH ME! 
SIGN LANGUAGE CLASS FOR BABIES AND CAREGIVERS

Young children can communicate long before they can speak.  Sign language gives your child the opportunity to cut down on frustration, express needs and interests, create wonderful bonding moments, and promote language development.  In this workshop with MSC mom Deb Grant, you will learn the basic philosophy behind signing, along with a handful of signs you will be able to use immediately with your child.
Date TBA. $25/baby/adult pair. Limit: 10 pairs. Best suited to non-walking children 6 - 12 months old.
 
For tickets or more info, go to:
manhattanschool.ejoinme.org/specialevents
 
See you at the next Special Event!
MSC Special Events are a great way to support MSC and celebrate our community.  If price is prohibiting anyone from attending a special event, please emailmscspecialeventsnyc@gmail.com.  
 

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