Wine Tasting Challenge

New York State Society v New Jersey State Society

wine tasting
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
Details to follow.

Cherry Blossom Grand Ball

April 13, 2018

From left to right: John Espinal, Rita Champagne, Melissa Chin,
Princess Millicent Kausenbaum, Electra Zolotas-Anest, Louise Barrett, Patrick Hempen.

Princess Cherry Blossom Festival

April 7 - April 14, 2018

The New York State Society is proud to announce the 2018 New York State Society Cherry Blossom Princess Ms. Millicent Jade Kasternbaum. Millicent is from Batavia, NY and a 2016 graduate of Cornell University majoring in Government studies with a minor in East Asian Studies. She is currently a press assistant in Senator Charles Schumer’s office. We wish Millicent all the best as she represents NYSS in the Princess Program sponsored by the National Conference of State Societies. For updates, please check the National Conference of State Societies website at:

New York State Society - 2018 Activites Calendar

Upcoming events for NYSS

May 31 - Happy Hour Pepsico Rooftop
June 9 - Running of the Belmont Magic Gourd
June 27 - Congressional Reception
August 1 - Nationals vs Mets Baseball game
Sept. 26 - 40th Anniversary of Buffalo Nite
October 7 - Mount Vernon Wine and Jazz Festival
November - Wine Challenge with New Jersey State Society
December - NYSS Happy Birthday Party - 110 years old!

New York State Society - 2017 Past Activites

Hope you were able to join in the fun!

January 19 – Inaugural Celebration
March 22 – Empire State Forum breakfast with Rep. Claudia Tenney
June 6 – Happy Hour w/ Illinois State Society – The Keelen Town House
June 8 – Trump International Hotel Reception
June 14 - Procter Group
July 4th - Mets vs. Nationals
August 2 – Chief of Staff & Legislative Director Coffee
September 27 – Buffalo Nite
October 13 - Empire State Forum breakfast with John Faso
October 30 - Howl-O-Ween
November 2 - Wildlife Conservation Society - National Bison Day
November 14 - Brooklyn Night
November 18 & 19 - Holiday Bazaar, Jr. League of Washington, DC
November 28 - Empire State Forum Coffee with Rep. Yvette Clarke
December 7 - 13th Annual Former AA of the Year Dinner
December 12 - Winter Wonderland Holiday Party


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