Events for Thursday, February 8, 2007

8:30 a.m. Israeli Cabinet Minister Meir Sheetrit participates in a discussion hosted by the National Financial Partners on Seventh Avenue.

9 a.m. City Health Commissioner Thomas Frieden talks about the Nurse-Family Partnership program at 199 Chambers Street.

10 a.m. Mayor Bloomberg makes an announcement at the Guggenheim Museum.

10 a.m. The city’s Campaign Finance Board has a public hearing at 40 Rector Street

10 a.m. State Sen. Ruben Diaz meets with Dominican Consul Marcos Montilla, at 910 East 172nd Street.

10 a.m. The state Senate Transportation Committee hosts a hearing on the LIRR platform gaps at Syosset High.

11 a.m. Eliot Spitzer visits Baldwinsville residents Tim and Megan Pasto on the first stop of his “Bringing the Budget Home” Tour.

12:15 p.m. Spitzer meets with Mayor Matt Driscoll of in the rotunda of the Syracuse City Hall.

1 p.m. Walter Cronkite speaks about media reform at Columbia University

2 p.m. Spitzer visits a couple on Frost Road in Endicott on his budget tour.

3 p.m. Spitzer meets Mayor Matt Ryan and Broome County Executive Barbara
Fiala on Hawley Street.

6 p.m. The reorganization of the Westchester Independence Party is celebrated at Lake Isle Country Club, 660 White Plains Road in Eastchester.

7:30 p.m. John Whitehead will speak at a Republican club’s meeting at 283 Lexington Avenue [added].

8:30 p.m. Bloomberg will speak at the Common Ground’s “Celebrating Home” Gala at Cipriani Wall Street.

– Azi Paybarah