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Here's a sample of what some of our allied organizations are doing.

There is no shortage of organizations in New York City dedicated to the maritime services. See below for a small taste of upcoming and ongoing events from a few of our favorites. For more information and to confirm dates and times, click on the links in each entry to visit their websites.

If your organization would like to be listed here, please contact us at info@nynavyleague.org.

Join The New York Military Affairs Symposium on September 15 from 7:00 P.M. to 8:45 P.M for a Friday evening talk given by John Strausbaugh on City of Sedition: The History of New York City during the Civil War. It will take place at The Soldiers', Sailors', Marines', Coast Guard and Airmens' Club at 283 Lexington Avenue (between 36th Street and 37th Street), New York, NY 10016. The event is free and open to the public.

Join the Columbia MilVets for a ruck march to bring awareness to ending veterans' suicide. The march will take place on September 16 from 1:00 P.M. to 6:00 P.M. The meeting point is at 59th Street and Central Park West, Columbus Circle, NY. Register online or email milvets@gmail.com for more information.

Visit Governors Isand, NY for the Camp Doughboy World War I History Weekend on September 16-17. The exhibitions will be open to the public from 10:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. on both days. The weekend will include reenactors, authentic uniforms, equipment and vehicles, talks from leading historians, musical performances and much more. This event is free and open to the public.

The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum will host an Intrepid After Hours event for military veterans and servicemembers. The event will take place on September 20 from 4:30 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. Guests are invited to explore the crowd-free museum, participate in a group activity and enjoy a catered dinner. Advance registration is required. To register, email access@intrepidmuseum.org or call 646-381-5158.

Join The New York Military Affairs Symposium on September 22 from 7:00 P.M. to 8:45 P.M for a Friday evening talk given by Nicholas Moran on US Army WW2 Procurement: Why the Sherman Tank Was What It Was. It will take place at The Soldiers', Sailors', Marines', Coast Guard and Airmens' Club at 283 Lexington Avenue (between 36th Street and 37th Street), New York, NY 10016. The event is free and open to the public.

The National Maritime Historical Society will host a presentation of the book U-Boats in the Bahamas, followed by a signing with author Eric Wilberg. The book tells the story of 112 German and Italian submarines sinking 130 Allied ships in the Bahamas during World War II. The event will take place on September 23 at the Hendrick Hudson Free Library at 185 Kings Ferry Road, Montrose, NY. Registration will begin at 10:30 A.M. and the lecture will start at 11:00 A.M. The event is open to the public and a $5 or $10 donation is appreciated. Contact the National Maritime Historical Society at 914-737-7878 ext 0 or at NMHS@seahistory.org if you plan to attend. The NMHS will host a luncheon after the lecture. Tickets for the luncheon are $25 and reservations are required.

Join the Sons of the Revloution in the State of New York for Spy Night at Fraunces Tavern Museum on September 25. The event will feature the museum's new exhibit, Agents of Espionage, as well as a talk from Liam Murphy about Hercules Mulligan and CATO. The reception will begin at 6:30 P.M. and dinner will begin at 7:30 P.M. Fraunces Tavern Museum is located at 54 Pearl St, New York, NY 10004. Tickets must be purchased online for $75 by September 21. For more information, contact the Fraunces Tavern Museum at 212-425-1778. 

The New-York Historical Society will host a tour of their new exhibition, Arthur Szyk: Soldier in Art, on September 28 from 3:00 P.M. to 4:00 P.M. Irvin Ungar, a leading expert on the art of Szyk, will lead the tour. Szyk used his artwork to advocate for civil and human rights during the Worl War II era. Tickets for the tour can be purchased online for $28 for adults or $18 for members.

The Lilac Preservation Project will host an exhibition celebration on October 5 from 6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. in honor of their latest exhibition, Weathered and Splintered by Ryan Frank. Frank's work combines sculpture and photography inspired in part by Lilac's architecture and history. The celebration will also feature an encore presentation of their previous exhibition, Bell 8 by Deirdre Towers, as well as dance performances and a cash bar. This event is for those 21+, unless accompanied by an adult. It will take place on the USCGC Lilac at Hudson River Park's Pier 25, New York, NY. 

The Museum of the City of New York will display their exhibit "Posters and Patriotism: Selling World War I in New York" through October 9. The exhibit features rarely displayed posters and flyers, magazine artworks, sheet music covers and more examining themes such as nationalism, fear of immigration and conflicts over freedom of expression.

Join The New York Military Affairs Symposium on October 13 from 7:00 P.M. to 8:45 P.M for a Friday evening talk given by Judith Matloff on No Friends but the Mountains: Dispatches from the World's Violent Highlands. It will take place at The Soldiers', Sailors', Marines', Coast Guard and Airmens' Club at 283 Lexington Avenue (between 36th Street and 37th Street), New York, NY 10016. The event is free and open to the public.

Help support the River Towns Young Marines by sponsoring their Walk to Fight Youth Drug Use/Abuse/Addiction on October 14 at 10 A.M. in Tibbetts Brook Park, Yonkers, NY. To become a sponsor or acquire additional information, contact Lu Caldara at 914-941-2118 or LLC1@westchestergov.com.

Join The New York Military Affairs Symposium on October 20 from 7:00 P.M. to 8:45 P.M for a Friday evening talk given by Scott J. Shapiro on The Internationalists: How a Radical Plan to Outlaw War Remade the World. It will take place at The Soldiers', Sailors', Marines', Coast Guard and Airmens' Club at 283 Lexington Avenue (between 36th Street and 37th Street), New York, NY 10016. The event is free and open to the public.

Join The New York Military Affairs Symposium on October 27 from 7:00 P.M. to 8:45 P.M for a Friday evening talk given by Samuel Watson on The Army before and after Andrew Jackson. It will take place at The Soldiers', Sailors', Marines', Coast Guard and Airmens' Club at 283 Lexington Avenue (between 36th Street and 37th Street), New York, NY 10016. The event is free and open to the public.

Join The New York Military Affairs Symposium on November 3 from 7:00 P.M. to 8:45 P.M for a Friday evening talk given by Robert Jervis on Intelligence: Why Can't We Do Better?. It will take place at The Soldiers', Sailors', Marines', Coast Guard and Airmens' Club at 283 Lexington Avenue (between 36th Street and 37th Street), New York, NY 10016. The event is free and open to the public.

Join The New York Military Affairs Symposium on November 10 from 7:00 P.M. to 8:45 P.M for a Friday evening talk given by Lionel Beehner on Isolated but Idolized: How Civilian Veneration of the U.S. Military Undermines Innovation. It will take place at The Soldiers', Sailors', Marines', Coast Guard and Airmens' Club at 283 Lexington Avenue (between 36th Street and 37th Street), New York, NY 10016. The event is free and open to the public.

Join The New York Military Affairs Symposium on November 17 from 7:00 P.M. to 8:45 P.M for a Friday evening talk given by Edward Chen on Sacrificed in Vain - The History and Fate of Nationalist China's Elite 74th Corps 1937 - 1949. It will take place at The Soldiers', Sailors', Marines', Coast Guard and Airmens' Club at 283 Lexington Avenue (between 36th Street and 37th Street), New York, NY 10016. The event is free and open to the public.

Join The New York Military Affairs Symposium on December 1 from 7:00 P.M. to 8:45 P.M for a Friday evening talk given by CPT Mike Kiser on Clausewitz and War in the 21st Century. It will take place at The Soldiers', Sailors', Marines', Coast Guard and Airmens' Club at 283 Lexington Avenue (between 36th Street and 37th Street), New York, NY 10016. The event is free and open to the public.

Andy Carroll and the Center for American War Letters at Chapman University are initiating a "Million Letters Campaign." The goal of their campaign is to collect and preserve war-related correspondance in an effort to honor the stories of veterans, troops, and loved ones. Carroll is travelling nationwide to speak about the importance these letters and meet with those who contribute to the campaign. Further information on the campaign and Carroll's contact information can be found on the CAWL website

Veterans and military families can enjoy free sports, concerts and other events through the nonprofit Veteran Tickets Foundation, a new partner of the Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society. Visit them online to create a free account, verify your military service, then request tickets from a selection of hundreds of events across the country. A small dellivery fee will apply when you receive tickets.

Carnegie Hall offers veterans a 30% box office discount on tickets to every one of their presentations throughout their season — close to 200 performances every year.

The SUNY University Center for Academic and Workforce Development helps to promote educational and vocational opportunities for adults throughout New York State. The UCAWD provides academic services, job training and opportunites for employment through 12 SUNY Educational Opportunity Centers. The 30+ Advanced Technology Training and Information Networking labs provide access to current technology for economically challenged neighborhoods, allowing users to improve their academic and vocational skills.

Steven Getzoff publishes his e-zine, Steve Getzoff's Active Military and Veterans E-Zine, each week, providing readers a compilation of articles and upcoming events of interest. To subscribe, provide input, or share articles or announcements, contact Getzoff at stevenmgetzoff@outlook.com.

The New York Military Affairs Symposium provides audio podcasts of their past Friday Evening Talks. Recordings of the free and public talks can be accessed here.

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