Group Activities

Interested in starting a regular group through Carnegie Hill Village? Send us an email at [email protected] and let us know.

Knitting Group, December 2018

Knitting Group

A small, hands-on group (limited to seven) designed to share current projects, skills and resources. All skill levels welcome. Limited to current CHV members. Please register in advance. No charge.

When: Wednesdays at 7:00 PM.

Where: Please contact us for details.

Contact: Ellen Korn, [email protected]

Short story group

Short Story Group

A group of up to eight who will meet once a month to read and discuss a short story together. Limited to current CHV members. Please register in advance due to limited size. No charge.

When: The second Thursday of each month from 3:00 to 5:00 PM.

Contact: Alden Prouty,  [email protected]

Elizabeth Gilbert

TED Talks and Thoughts

A group of eight or so who meet once a month to watch and discuss a 20-minute taped TED Talk of the group’s choosing. Please register in advance due to limited size. No charge.

When: The third Tuesday of each month from 3:00 to 5:00 PM.

Contact: Anthony Miserandino, 
 [email protected]

Men's Discussion Group I

Men's Discussion
Group I

A monthly gathering of men to discuss current issues in the world of politics, culture, and ideas. The group size is limited to eight to allow for participation by all.

The current group is fully subscribed, but CHV members will be notified as openings occur. In the meantime, a second men's group is in formation (see below).

Event Hosts,

Larry Krakoff
Anthony Miserandino

French Group

French Group

A group of up to a dozen that meets monthly for the purpose of speaking conversational French. Limited to current CHV members. Please register in advance due to limited space. No charge.

When: Generally, second Thursday of the month from 3:00 to 5:00 PM.

Contact: Steve Reynolds, 
[email protected].

Men's Discussion Group II

Men’s Discussion
Group II

Based on the popularity of our first men’s discussion group (see above), a second men’s group has been formed to accommodate additional CHV members. Like the existing one, this group’s size will be limited to allow meaningful participation by all members, but a few places are still available.

When:  Decided by the group

Contact:  Joe Levin,
j[email protected]

History Group

History Group

A group of up to eight members who meet every four to six weeks to read and discuss a history book, film and/or articles on specific history subjects, as decided by the group. Meetings are at member’s apartments.  The group is limited to current CHV members. Please register in advance due to limited size. There is no charge.

When: Every four to six weeks, as decided by the group

Contact: Dawn Bolt,
[email protected]

CHV Explorers

CHV Explorers

CHV Explorers has been formed to visit less well-known historic sites in New York City.  Following the successful tour of the New York Marble Cemetery several members suggested organizing further trips like it, and CHV Explorers was formed.  The group's first trip was to The Merchants House Museum on February 4, 2020.  A committee of Breck Denny, Arnie Fink, Jim Robinson and Susan Wolf will develop ideas and host the trips.  All trips will be open to the CHV membership and announced in advance.  Sign up for each individual trip when announced.

When:  Trips will be announced in advance.

Contact:  [email protected]

Winter Walking Group, Engineer's Gate

Walking Group

This group is on hiatus until further notice due to the pandemic.

A moderately paced, one hour walk in Central Park in cooperation with the Road Runners Senior Walking Group. No need to register each time, just show up. No charge

When: Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM

Where: Meet just inside the Engineer’s Gate on Fifth Avenue at 90th Street

Contact: Tom O’Connor,
[email protected]