Social Events

YPG hosts monthly happy hours and social events that provide fun opportunities to meet your publishing colleagues in a casual setting.

Agent/Editor Happy Hour

Agent/Editor Happy Hour
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  Calling all children’s and YA agents and editors! Whether you’re looking to make your first acquisition or sale, or moving on to your fifth, you won’t want to miss this editor/agent networking happy hour! Join YPG and the AAR (Association of Authors’ Representatives) on Tuesday, April 11th from 6:00-8:00pm at the Green Room...
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YPG’s 17th Birthday Party

YPG’s 17th Birthday Party
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YPG is turning 17, and we are once again celebrating with a good old fashioned arcade birthday party! Join us at Barcade (the Chelsea location, NOT the Brooklyn one) for 2 hours of happy hour specials and vintage video games, including the original Donkey Kong, Ms. Packman, Tetris, Space Invaders and other classics. But the festivities don’t end...
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DIYPG: Super Shrubs

DIYPG: Super Shrubs
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Got a drab cube? #same. But join the DIYPG crew on Wednesday, March 1 at 6:30 PM and get yourself an Insta-worthy desk space as we craft pots for hardy, minimal-sun-needed succulents! We’ll provide pots, plants, and other supplies; you bring anything else you think might be nifty (spare ARCs to decoupage? fun and flashy stickers?...
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YPG Cares: Literacy Partners Happy Hour & Book Drive

YPG Cares: Literacy Partners Happy Hour & Book Drive
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Celebrate happy hour at Local 138 with a book donation for Literacy Partners, an organization which believes that every child should have access to books at home. What: Literacy Partners Happy Hour/Book Drive When: Thursday, February 23rd from 6 to 8 p.m. Where: Local 138, at 138 Ludlow Street What to bring: New or gently used books...
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YPG Word Nerds Vocabulary Bee

YPG Word Nerds Vocabulary Bee
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Join your fellow YPG logophiles, linguists, and armchair lexicographers on Monday, February 27th from 6:30pm to 8:00pm at the Gray Mare (61 2nd Ave, New York, NY 10003) for YPG’s first-ever Vocabulary Bee. Grab a beer, bring a friend, and channel your inner Noah Webster as we battle it out to see who will be crowned the biggest word nerd...
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Winter Game Night

Winter Game Night
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It’s winter. It’s cold. So let’s hide indoors and play! Grab your Munchkins and Scrabble and Taboo and Pictionary and Settlers of Catan (shot blue!) and Ticket to Ride and Uno…. and get ready to get competitive. Join us on Wednesday, February 15th at Random House (1745 Broadway) from 6pm to 9pm for a night of boozy* fun**. *The booziness...
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YPG Book-to-Film: A Series of Unfortunate Events

YPG Book-to-Film: A Series of Unfortunate Events
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Dear Reader, have you heard? Lemony Snicket’s cast of wicked and unfortunate characters are coming to life in Netflix’s A Series of Unfortunate Events. Join us 6 PM, Tuesday, January 17th at Penguin (345 Hudson St.) as we watch Neil Patrick Harris as Count Olaf and see the Baudelaire children suffer through misfortune after misfortune. We will be providing...
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New Year, New Brew! / New Beer, New You!

New Year, New Brew! / New Beer, New You!
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Trying to think of a New Year’s resolution (that you won’t give up on by January 2nd)? Well we’ve got the perfect one: stop ordering the same old beer! Join us at Peculiar Pub for our second annual New Year’s happy hour as we explore options outside the standard Bud, Coors, and Miller. With...
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YPGCares’ Holiday Book Drive and Gift Wrapping Party

YPGCares’ Holiday Book Drive and Gift Wrapping Party
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In the spirit of giving, YPG Cares is collaborating with the Women’s National Book Association (WNBA) and Family Promise of the Capital Region to host a fun book drive and book-wrapping party on Thursday, December 8th. The Women’s National Book Association was established in 1917 and was founded on the idea that books have...
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YPG Tacky Holiday Sweater Party

YPG Tacky Holiday Sweater Party
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Don we now our worst! Dust off your tackiest, ugliest, most festive holiday sweater (let’s get thrifty) and pay homage to a much-loved tradition with fellow YPGers. In collaboration with the Children’s Book Council, join us for a holly, jolly night of booze and the tackiest displays of winter wear imaginable. Come eat, drink,...
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