Social Events

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

YPG Bay Area: BEA in the Park!

YPG Bay Area: BEA in the Park!

Publishing houses in the Bay Area might be eerily quiet next week as senior management heads to New York for BookExpo America (BEA) 2013... so since we're the ones holding down the fort, why not have some fun? Join YPG Bay Area for a picnic in Dolores Park on Saturday, June 1st. Share your fall...
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Women In Book Publishing: Career Opportunities, Challenges And Advice

Join Digital Book World, Workman Publishing and the Association of American Publishers' Young to Publishing Group for an evening of discussion, networking and cocktails on June 18 at Workman headquarters to hear about opportunities, challenges and advice for women building their careers in publishing. A networking event with cocktails and light snacks will be...
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YPG Cares: Housing Works Open Air Street Fair

Every year Housing Works Bookstore puts on a festive, all-day shopping bazaar called the Open Air Street Fair. Books are sold along with other items like records, CDs, clothing, and accessories to benefit the dual crises of homelessness and AIDS. Housing Works has asked YPG to be a part of making the day possible!
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BEA on a Boat

Join us for YPG’s Fourth Annual BEA on a Boat on Thursday, May 30th from 6-9pm at the Frying Pan at Pier 66 Maritime (located at 26th St. and the West Side Highway). This historic 1929 lightship-turned-hip bar provides gorgeous views of the Hudson River and city skyline; cash bar is also available.
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YPG’s Great Gatsby Soiree

YPG’s Great Gatsby Soiree

In honor of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s American novel classic and the blockbuster movie starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Carey Mulligan and Tobey Maguire premiering this month, we’re celebrating the occasion in 1920s high-class style on Wednesday, May 15th from 6-10pm at affaire french bistro & lounge. Ladies, assemble those flapper dresses, pearls and headpieces; gentlemen, break...
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YPG discount! Goddard Riverside Spring Cocktail Party

YPG Cares has partnered with Goddard Riverside Community Center in the past to support their efforts to increase literacy, and now they have given us a YPG discount to their Reach for the Sky! Event as Goddard Riverside holds its 13th Annual Spring Cocktail Party & Auction.
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YPG Book to Film Club: Silver Linings Playbook

YPG Book to Film Club:  Silver Linings Playbook

Our next YPG Book to Film Club selection is SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK, based on the novel by Matthew Quick (Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2008). In this daring dramedy, former teacher Pat struggles with living with his parents and coming to terms with his ex-wife after a stint in a mental institution.
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YPG Bay Area Launches Book-to-Film Club with The Great Gatsby

YPG Bay Area Launches Book-to-Film Club with The Great Gatsby

"Gatsby? What Gatsby?"  Perhaps you remember it vaguely from English class, or perhaps you re-read it once a year – whatever your personal relationship with F. Scott Fitzgerald's greatest work, share your thoughts at our first Book-to-Film Club event on Saturday, May 11.
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YPG Book Bingo Night

YPG Book Bingo Night

B-I-N-G-O! Join us on Thursday, April 25 for some literary fun with YPG’s Book Bingo at Revival (129 E 15th St between Irving Place & 3rd Ave.) from 6-9PM. There will be book prizes for our Bingo winners. There will be alcohol (drink specials: $4 well drinks, $5 draft beer, $5 wine). And...
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YPG Kids & Children’s Book Council’s ECC Spring Happy Hour

If you spend your days surrounded by picture books, middle grade, and YA—then this is a social event not to be missed! YPG Kids and the CBC’s Early Career Council are hosting a springtime happy hour for Children’s book-minded folk who want to mix ‘n’ mingle.
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