Social Events

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

YPG Kicks Off its Summer Nights Happy Hour Series

At the launch of the Young to Publishing Group’s Summer Nights, an ongoing series of literary-themed happy hours, over 50 YPG members convened at Pete’s Tavern on Tuesday, June 28, 2011.
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Getting to the Bottom of the Buzz: YPG Book-to-Film Club Takes on Winter’s Bone

Getting to the Bottom of the Buzz: YPG Book-to-Film Club Takes on Winter’s Bone

How far would you go to keep your family safe? On June 22, 2011, a hardy group of YPG members from twelve AAP member publishing houses and literary agencies came together to find out, as the lights went down for the Book-to-Film Club screening of "Winter’s Bone."
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YPG is ‘Never Letting Go’ of its Book-to-Film Club

YPG is ‘Never Letting Go’ of its Book-to-Film Club

Do you ever wonder if the book is really always better than the movie? YPG members gathered on Wednesday, April 20, 2011 at 7:00pm to find out at the first meeting of the YPG Book-to-Film Club.
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YPG joins Pitch! in another live storytelling event

YPG joins Pitch! in another live storytelling event

On Tuesday, April 19, 2011, at 7:00pm at the Under St. Mark's Theater in the East Village, all the seats were taken and all eyes and ears were focused on four comedian/story-teller/performance artists who each pitched an idea (or three) for a children's or YA book to Francesco Sedita, the Publisher of Grosset &...
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YPG Celebrates Another Birthday

YPG Celebrates Another Birthday

At 6 p.m. on Thursday, March 31, 2011, around thirty YPG members met at Ace Bar in the East Village to celebrate YPG’s birthday! Several YPGers brought copies of their favorite galleys to the bar for a galley swap. Members mixed, mingled, played, and swapped until 9 p.m.!
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YPG Celebrates Publishing/Pop Culture Crossover

Part of YPG’s mission statement is to give young publishing professionals the chance to build a community outside of their own publishing house. What better platform for networking than a group viewing of reality television?
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YPG 2010 Holiday Party In Full Swing

YPG 2010 Holiday Party In Full Swing

On Wednesday, December 8th, 2010, the Young to Publishing Group hosted their second annual holiday party at The Ritz Bar and Lounge. There was a healthy turnout at the fete, and YPG members took advantage of half-price drinks and a mood-enhancing disco ball.
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YPG Hosts Inaugural House Party to Celebrate the National Book Awards

YPG Hosts Inaugural House Party to Celebrate the National Book Awards

On November 17, 2010, the YPG hosted its first annual House Party to celebrate the National Book Awards, and it was a huge success! Over 450 young professionals from publishing and media companies enjoyed an exclusive live feed of the awards, food, drinks, music, and an auction to benefit Literacy Partners.
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BEA on a Boat Party

BEA on a Boat Party
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  We were thrilled to host the first annual BEA on a Boat party on Tuesday May 25. Thanks to everyone who came out to kickoff  BookExpo America with YPG!  We had a great turnout at the Frying Pan and beautiful weather for the event.   YPG members and friends stopped by the Frying Pan after...
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PublishersLunch features YPG’s BEA on a Boat

PublishersLunch features YPG’s BEA on a Boat
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