NY Section members and their guests are invited by H.E. the Nepal Ambassador to the UN to an Everest Day reception and cultural celebration. The event will be on Saturday May 29 at the Rubin Museum in Manhattan from 6:30-8:30PM. Everest Day commemorates the first ascent of Everest on May 29, 1953 by Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay. A variety of events are planned both in Nepal and elsewhere in connection with that historic day, including the annual Everest Marathon from Base Camp to Namche Bazaar and an international cleanup expedition, currently underway, on Everest. The Rubin is on the corner of 17th St. & 7th Avenue.
Attire: Suit and Tie for Men ; Cocktail attire for ladies.
Please RSVP ( acceptances only) directly to the Nepal Mission.
Hope to see you there!