Monday, October 23, 2017

Register for the annual ManhattanNCS Holiday Bash!

It's time to register, and register early!

T'is the season to start planning your holiday outings in the big city,
and if you've been to one of these before, you know you don't wanna miss it!

Once again held at the fabulous Society of Illustrators in Manhattan,
this annual tradition has grown each year into a serious NCS to-do!
This year we've got some special guests in the works,
and other fun happenings that will make this the bash for the season.

Sign up now and get the early registration rates!  Here's the info:

When: Saturday, December 9th, 7pm
Where: Society of Illustrators, NYC
E 63rd between Park & Lex
How much:Registration, as of Dec 2:
$55 for NCS Members
$65 for Non Members.


Any questions or concerns, of if you'd like to pay by another method, please don't hesitate to get ahold of Ed by simply clicking here...

Monday, June 5, 2017

Rescheduled! Happy Hour at Jennifer George's!

Seems like forever ago, but since we had a snow day the first time around, it's time to make up for lost time!

Jennifer George, Rube Goldberg's granddaughter, is having her annual NCS get together at her place.  It's a night of catered food, booze and lots of art!
If you previously purchased a ticket, you're already on the list!  Here's the details:

When: Friday, June 16th, 7-9pm
Where: Jennifer's place, UWS in NYC, just off of Central Park West.   I'll supply the address upon your RSVP.
How much: $30.  Catered food and booze!  What a steal!!

Strict RSVP on this one, and space is limited!  
or email Ed at

See you on the 16th!

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

ManhattanNCS talk with Bob Eckstein, April 24th!

Our April happy hour is a special one, as our pal Bob Eckstein will come out and do a talk about his award winning cartoons, books and anything and everything he's been up to!

Since space is limited, so there's a strict RSVP on this one.  
Click the Cart button below to buy your tickets with safe & secure PayPal

Here's the info-
When: Monday, April 24th, 7-9pm
Where: Hurley's- West 48th in Midtown.
How much: $25! That includes all you can eat buffet!  What a steal!

A bit more on Bob:
Bob Eckstein is cartoonist, writer and snowman expert. His new book, Footnotes from the World’s Greatest Bookstores was selected one of the Most Anticipated Books of 2016 by Wall Street Journal and is a New York Times bestseller. 

Again, tickets are limited, so click to reserve your spot now!

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Laughter by the Month: 20th-century American cartoon and humor magazines

Columbia University presents:

"Laughter by the Month: 20th-century American cartoon and humor magazines"

Thursday, March 9, 2017 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM Butler Library, 535 W. 114 St., New York, NY 10027

A panel discussion on the history of humor magazines celebrating the Rare Book & Manuscript Library’s acquisition of the collection of Steve Boss, with:
Mark Newgarden, cartoonist,
Eddy Portnoy, Rutgers University,
Mort Gerberg, cartoonist.
Sponsored by the Rare Book & Manuscript Library.