8:30 a.m. Rudy Giuliani has a fund-raiser at the Regency Hotel.
9:30a.m. Hillary Clinton speaks at Bronx Borough President Adolfo Carrion’s state of the Borough speech at Hostos Community College.
9:30 a.m. State Senator Carl Kruger and others rally to protect gifted programs for elementary students at PS 193 in Brooklyn.
10 a.m. Hasidic women visit the grave of Rabbi Menachem Schneerson at Montefiore Cemetery in Queens.
11 a.m. City Parks officials test drive horse-drawn sleigh on freshly made snow in advance of Saturday’s Winter Jam in Central Park.
Noon A 24-hour dance marathon to raise awareness of the city’s Cabaret Laws begins at Madison Square Park.
6 p.m. A good-bye party for Slovenia’s representative at the U.N. will be held at the Press Box restaurant.
9 p.m. A fashion show to raise awareness about Darfur takes place at Roseland Ballroom.
— Azi Paybarah