Founders Lecture - Albie Sachs in Conversation with Akhil Reed Amar - The Making of the South African Constitution

September 12, 2017 6:00 pm–8:30 pm

Albie Sachs is a human rights activist from South Africa; leader of the African National Congress in exile; co-author of the South African Constitution; and one of the original Judges on the Constitutional Court, appointed by President Mandela.

Akhil Reed Amar is Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale University, where he teaches constitutional law in the College and the Law School and where he won the DeVane Medal, Yale's highest award for teaching excellence.

Reception and refreshments at 6:00pm, lecture at 7:00pm, optional dinner at Baldanza at The Bedford Post Inn following the lecture.

If you would like to pre-order a signed copy of The Strange Alchemy of Life and Law by Albie Sachs, please call the Friends office at 914-232-8119.

Price: $50.00

Available Spaces: 66

The Barn Dance

September 16, 2017 4:30 pm–9:30 pm

A festive fundraiser, the Barn Dance celebrates its 20th Anniversary with the return of pig racing! Enjoy a country barbecue, a pizza truck, music by local bands, a campfire and more.

SPONSORSHIP PACKAGES

HOMESTEADER ($2,500)
IMPACT: Sponsor 3 Boy & Girls Club families to attend the Barn Dance
• A table reserved for your family with table service
• Tickets for you and your children
• Invitation to a “Meet and Greet” reception with the pigs on Friday, Sept. 15, 5pm-7pm
• Priority parking

CULTIVATOR ($1,000)
IMPACT: Sponsor 1 Boys & Girls Club family to attend the Barn Dance
• A table reserved in your name for your family
• Tickets for you and your children
• Invitation to a “Meet and Greet” reception with the pigs on Friday, Sept. 15, 5pm-7pm
• Priority parking

BARN RAISER FAMILY ($500)
IMPACT: Support the education programs at John Jay Homestead
• Tickets for 2 Adults and your children to the Barn Dance
• Invitation to a “Meet and Greet” reception with the pigs on Friday, Sept. 15, 5pm-7pm
• Priority parking

BARN RAISER ($250)
IMPACT: Support the environmental initiatives at John Jay Homestead
• Ticket for 1 Adult to the Barn Dance
• Priority parking

INDIVIDUAL TICKETS

ADULT MEMBER - $75
($125 after 9/14)
ADULT NON-MEMBER - $95
($125 after 9/14)
TEEN (13-18 YRS) - $30
CHILD (4-12 YRS) - $25
(Children under 4 yrs - free)

 

Price: $2500.00

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Herb Fair

September 28, 2017 11:00 am–2:00 pm

Sponsored by the New York Unit of the Herb Society of America. Plant and craft demonstrations, great food, and herb-related merchandise on the grounds of John Jay Homestead. Free
admission; food and merchandise available for purchase.

Price: Free Event