Happenings: The Horological Society Of New York To Host 2017 Gala And Charity Auction
Good cause Auction
HSNY’s First Annual Gala, March 4, 1933.
Over 40 years prior, an assortment of watches was passed on to the Horological Society of New York, entrusted to a vault, and failed to remember. The current Board of Directors has re-found these fortunes, and through consultation has chosen to utilize them to start another cause closeout custom to start and support the HSNY Endowment Fund.
HSNY’s 2017 Charity Auction will occur at the Gala, and is made conceivable by Heritage Auctions . There will be no purchaser’s charges for the parts. Internet offering will open on March 20 and will be shut the day of the Gala. All last offering will happen live in the room during the Gala. HSNY’s Endowment Fund is being set up with the objective of guaranteeing long haul accomplishment for the Society.
Audemars Piguet 18K Gold Ultra-Thin Pocket Watch Signed Tiffany and Co. Around 1959.
Introduction Of The Henry B. Singed Scholarship
Henry B. Seared teaching understudies on escapement mechanics. (Photograph: politeness of the Brooklyn Public Library – Brooklyn Collection)
Most watchmaking schools in the United States are free. Educational cost is covered by a supporting brand, and typically the solitary school expenses that the understudies cover are their apparatuses. These schools are full-time, two-year programs, which means paying for everyday costs can be troublesome. This is the place where the Henry B. Seared Scholarship comes in; the Horological Society of New York needs to help American watchmaking understudies prevail all around. The champ of the 2017 Henry B. Seared Scholarship will be reported at the 2017 Gala.
Guests making the most of HSNY’s 150th Anniversary Gala in March 2016.
Supper & Drinks
Enjoy a huge choice of hors d’oeuvres, courses, and sweets, with free drinks from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM. The recommended clothing is business formal. Limited tickets are accessible to HSNY individuals, utilizing your participation secret word as a special code at the ticket checkout. Tickets are accessible now on Eventbrite . We anticipate seeing you there!
Monday, April 3, 2017, 6:00-9:00 PM
HSNY at the General Society Library, 20 West 44th Street, between fifth & sixth Avenues, New York, NY 10036
All continues from this occasion go towards the Horological Society of New York’s continuous instructive projects, and the Horological Society of New York’s Endowment Fund. The Horological Society of New York is an enlisted 501(c)(3) non-benefit association, government charge ID number 13-6139887.
HODINKEE is a patron of the Horological Society of New York.