YANKEE SPECIAL EVENTS
2017 PRESIDENTIAL AWARDSWednesday, January 25, 2017
Reception: 6:00 pm, Ceremony 6:30 pm
Join us for the 2017 Presidential Awards Ceremony and Reception.
THE YANKEE ROUNDUP
Thursday, January 26, 2017
5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Corral your family, friends, and colleagues and mosey on over to the Yankee Round Up. Gussy up in your best Sunday-go-to meetin’ clothes for the best costume contest.
Grub - Music - Surprises - Prize Giveaways - FREE Admission for Everyone
Shuttle buses will NOT be provided to official Yankee hotels at the conclusion of the event.
A CONVERSATION WITH DR. LISA GENOVAThursday, January 26, 2017
11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Speaking about the neurological diseases she writes about, Dr. Genova has appeared on the Today Show, Dr. Oz. CNN, Chronicle and Fox News. In 2015, she was named one of the U.S top 50 Influencers in Aging. Dr.Genova has touched people all over the world through Still Alice and has had a truly remarkable professional career. She will take us on her journey of becoming an author and how she learned to use fiction to increase awareness of neurological diseases.
A book signing will follow the presentation
NANCY FRATES – ALS ICE BUCKET CHALLENGEFriday, January 27, 2017
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Pete Frates inspired the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge in August of 2014, and it quickly became a viral fundraising phenomenon. The challenge inspired people across the United States and the world to dump a bucket of ice on their head and pass the challenge on to three friends.
In this compelling speech, Ms. Frates relays some of the lessons she and her family have learned throughout the course of Pete’s battle with ALS, including the generous nature of people, the importance of being surrounded by a supporting community, and great leaders are those that bring out the best in those around them. She states “Every day we wake up and choose to live in positivity.”
LAUGH BOSTONFriday, January 27, 2017
Doors open at 7:00 pm
After a busy week, relax and laugh the night away at Laugh Boston, the sister club to the Improv Asylum, featuring premier stand-up comedy. A limited number of tickets are available. The event starts at 7:30. Must be ordered by January 2, 2017.
BAR BOULUD A THE MANDARIN LUNCHEON - THE ULTIMATE DINNER PARTY DEMONSTRATIONSaturday, January 28, 2017
Hosting a dinner party can be stressful. It’s no easy task to think of a concept, plan the décor and the ultimate challenge—figure out the perfect menu to cook. Bar Boulud in Boston offers step-by-step demonstrations of the perfect dinner!