••• On October, 5, Howard Dean will appear at 92YTribeca, talking politics with Nation correspondent Ari Berman, who has a new book, Herding Donkeys: The Fight to Rebuild the Democratic Party Etc. It will be moderated by Nation editor Katrina vanden Heuvel. It took everything I had not to type the word “editrix.”
••• TriBeCafe will begin serving lunch Monday through Friday on July 19. The unofficial menu includes a $10 prix fixe (soup or salad; pasta of the day or Banbanji salad; ice cream and coffee), a $15 prix fixe (soup or salad; grilled chicken or Teriyaki salmon; ice cream and coffee)
and $12 à la carte items (Ebisu curry; Gyudon; and other dishes to be determined).
••• Tribeca Wine Merchants is having a substantial sale on white Burgundy.
••• This Saturday, Apexart is running a “Mural Painting for Kids” event for ages 6 to 12. It’s free and materials are provided. The theme is New York in 20 years.
••• Tribeca Retail Club is looking for designers for its September event.