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events—week of 3.24 + upcoming celebrations


This from Cecilia Dinio Durkin: "Many thanks to everyone who voted for Women's Work for the Cold Spring Area Chamber of Commerce Innovation in Business Award. Because of your support, we won recognition for fair trade practices, products and the upcoming initiative to make Cold Spring a Fair Trade Town."


Dear CineWomen and Friends!
Please join us for our Benefit and Awards Gala on April 2nd at
The Gallery Bar, 120 Orchard Street, NYC, from 6PM to 9PM.

Special guests include: CynthiaWade
Academy award winning director of Freeheld

Jennifer Fox
director of Flying: Confessions of a Free Woman
Laura Paglin
Recipient of the 2006 CWNY Someone To Watch Award and director of
No Umbrella: Election Day In The City
We will also hold a very special ceremony honoring the
achievements of CWNY's founders,
past presidents and board members.

Tickets are available on our website.

Thanks to the generosity of our sponsor
FreeFoods NYC
Tickets have been reduced to: $20!
if purchased on-line by March 28th
(All tickets purchased after this date or at the door will be $30.)

Admission includes:
Delicious organic fare from FreeFoods NYC
Complimentary wine tasting,
courtesy of Martha Clara Vineyards
will be held throughout the evening.
One raffle ticket
Additional specially-priced drinks and
raffle tickets will also be available.
We look forward to seeing you!
Geralyn Abinader and Alison McMahan, Co-Presidents

Jessica Burstein, Maria Cabrera,
Rena De-Levie, Maria Pusateri,
Maiko Sakai, Nyna Sargent, and Ylana

(The Board of Directors)

ps: if you are thinking about joining CWNY (or renewing), now is the time. Join (or renew) during this event only for just $40!

The Honorees:
CWNY awards are given to selected filmmakers
who have shown their films in our screening series
at the Pioneer Theater in 2007.

Best Documentary Award
Cynthia Wade
director, Freeheld

Best Animation Award
Katerina Athanasopoulou
director, Sweet Salt

Tour de Force Award
Jennifer Fox
director, Flying: Confessions of a Free Woman

Someone To Watch Award and
Best Narrative Award
Enrica Perez
director, Taxista

Partial list of sponsors / raffle prizes
-- More to Come --
headshot / photography package from
Daphne Borowski Photography

2 private wine tastings for up to 10 (each) from
Martha Clara Vineyards
(a sommelier will be on hand to guide you. And a delicious nosh
consisting of fruit, cheeses and chocolate will also be included!)

dv tapes from
Empress Media

artwork donated by
Homunculus Productions

High*Way handbags

private coaching session from Certified Life Coach
Jim Arnoff

"Creative Coaching" session from
Laura Kessler, M.M.

private, 2-hour hatha yoga session
(beginner to intermediate level)
with certified yoga instructor
Jai Kristof Znyk
(*please ask for details)

70-min massage session
(including house-call* fee for the NY Metro area) from
Adina's Touch
(*please ask for details)

handmade kimono scarves by
Ryoko Sakai for Airtight Concepts

handcrafted jewelry from

copy of High Maintenance and Little Stalker, both autographed by author
Jennifer Belle

gift certificate from
Noho Star Restaurant

tea for two from
Lady Mendl's Tea Salon

The Bra Guru
MAC Cosmetics

2 dvds of Vito After donated by
DreamSlate Productions

"The Traveler's Sleep Kit" from the Relaxation Company Sleep Center
which contains peaceful music for sleep
CD, Eye Mask, Ear Plugs & Sleep Balm
contributed by
Airtight Concepts

For more information please visit
Ceramics At Work
An exhibition currently at the
Gloria Kennedy Gallery in DUMBO
111 Front Street, Gallery 222
until April 25th with an opening reception on
Thursday, April 3rd from 6-9pm.
Lisa's note: Leslie Ferretti, a dear friend has some pieces in this exhibition.
April 24-May 3 2008
easter sunday, quogue ny
For details on events beginning this week, March 24th- scroll down for the line up.

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