04/18/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

NY Assignment Desk: Paulson at the 92Y, Mardi Gras, Fire Fighter Date Auction

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Mardi Gras

We have a few parties in mind you could go to. But we want to hear what YOU think is worthwhile.

What: Mardi Gras
When: Tuesday, February 16
Where: Wherever.

Henry Paulson

The former Secretary of the Treasury, Henry Paulson in conversation with GE CEO Jeffery Immelt about his new book On the Brink: Inside the Race to Stop the Collapse of the Global Financial System.

What: Reading and Discussion
When: 8 pm, Thursday, February 18
Where: 92nd ST Y
1395 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY 10128

Firefighter Date Auction

Bid on the firefighter of your dreams, and benefit the city's Reliquary Museum while you're at it.

What: Date Auction
When: 6 pm, Thursday, February 18
Where: The Knitting Factory
Knitting Factory Brooklyn
361 Metropolitan Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11211

Henning Menkel

Best-selling author Henning Menkell reads from his new book, The Man From Beijing.

What: Reading
When: 7 pm, Friday, February 19
Where: Barnes and Nobel
150 E. 86th St.
New York, NY 10028


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