Roger Vivier and The Society of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center will be hosting their annual winter lunch event at Daniel to support the organization's work with pediatric sarcoma patients. The Society of MSK is a volunteer-based group that promotes the well-being of patients, cancer research, and providing public education for its awareness and treatment of cancer. Cocktail reception at 12 p.m. Lunch at 12:30 p.m. 60 E. 65th St.; mskcc.convio.net21st Annual "Skate with the Greats"
Come and enjoy an evening of ice skating with the New York Rangers Hall of Famers Rod Gilbert, Brian Leetch, and other former players from the team. Attendees will have a chance to participate in a live and silent auction and an autograph session with the Rangers. Proceeds from the event will benefit Ronald McDonald House New York, which helps families dealing with childhood cancer. From 6 - 8:30 p.m. The Rink and Restaurant at Rockefeller Center, 30 Rockefeller Plaza; rmh-newyork.orgBeers, Cheese and Pickle Tasting
Come and enjoy a variety of beers, cheese, and pickles for a great cause led by Barrier Tasting, Jacob's Pickles, and Max Mcalman, who is one of the world's leading cheese experts. The event will be presented by Young Friends of West Side Campaign and sponsored by Jacob's Pickles. 263 W. 86th St., wscah.orgEast End Hospice 16th Annual Valentine's Day Salon
Join East End Hospice to celebrate its 16th Annual Valentine's Day Salon for an afternoon of shopping for a cause benefiting Camp Good Grief, followed by a luncheon. The program will highlight Good Heart Award Honoree, Anne Williams, Isom, CEO Harlem Children’s Zone with Guest Speaker Leslie Segrete, Designer, Carpenter and TV Personality Mother of Camp Good Griefer and Mistress of Ceremonies: Stephanie Segrete Sack. 583 Park Ave at 63rd St.; eeh.orgNBA All-Star Practice
Come and watch the biggest names in the NBA practice for the All-Star events. The practice will be hosted by Sean John at Macy's. Madison Square Garden, 4 Pennsylvania Ave., 212-465-6741; nba.comNBA All-Star Fans Hubs
For the first time in NBA All-Star history, the league will feature two fan hubs as part of NBA All-Star 2015 in NYC. This interactive and family-friendly basketball experience allows fans of all age the opportunity to be part of the NBA All-Star excitement at two easily accessible locations. Event runs from Feb. 11-15, 2015 at LIU Brooklyn Paramount Theatre, and Feb. 10-16, 2015 at Skylight at Moynihan Station. 360 West 22nd St.; 1 University Plaza, Brooklyn. For tickets visit here.Botequim Celebrates The Carnival
Party like a Brazilian at Botequim’s week’s events celebrating Carnival. Each night will feature a $75 prix fixe four-course dinner, live Samba dancers, DJ, and party accessories. Event runs from Feb. 13-17, 2015. Botequim, 132 Fourth Avenue at 13th St.; botequimny.com2015 SHALVA Young Leadership Full House
Shalva Full House will be hosting its annual event for young leaders and philanthropists with a Vegas-styled Texas Hold 'Em tournament. Guests will also be treated to an open bar and entertainment. Prince George Ballroom, 15 E. 27th St.; shalvafullhouse.comChefs for Kids' Cancer
Cookies for Kids' Cancer will be hosting its second annual benefit with some of the city's top chefs including Chef Dan Kluger and Jonathan Benno. Guests will be treated to customized meals for dinner and performances from Goo Goo Dolls singer, John Rzeznik. All proceeds of the benefit will go to research for childhood cancer. The Waterfront, 269 W. 11th Ave.; cookiesforcancer.orgCareers through Culinary Arts Program Celebrates 25 Years with Grand Tasting Event
Honoring Richard Parsons and Alexander Smalls, C-CAP’s 25th anniversary celebration will host an all-star lineup of 40 of the city’s star chefs for a grand tasting event, along with a silent and live auction emceed by Jamie Ritchie, CEO and President of Sotheby’s wine. Proceeds from the evening will support the organization’s mission of providing scholarships, education, and career opportunities in the culinary arts for disadvantaged youth. Pier Sixty, Chelsea Piers, W. 23rd St., ccapinc.orgGardens of Laughs
Grab tickets to an evening full of comedy with the "Gardens of Laughs" event. Proceeds from the sales will benefit the Gardens of Dreams Foundation, and will include performances from Lewis Black, Bill Burr, and Dane Cook. The event will be hosted by Steve Schrippa. Tickets will go on sale on Dec. 13, at 10 a.m. Madison Square Garden, 4 Pennsylvania Ave.; gardenofdreamsfoundation.org
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