Yogi Berra Museum and Learning Center hosted Yakkin’ at Yogi’s, a dinner party designed to rekindle interesting dinner conversation through celebrity guests, celebrating the art of conversation.
The Yakkin’ event featured a well-known person from sports, the arts, media and business at small dinner tables throughout the Museum, steering an enlightening discussion with guests.
Among the celebrity dinner guests were CBS News correspondent Jim Axelrod, makeup legend Bobbi Brown, Major League Soccer commissioner Don Garber, the late Yankee great Elston Howard’s wife and daughter Arlene and Cheryl Howard, actress Priscilla Lopez, SNY and WFAN Yankee correspondent Sweeny Murti, MLB Network analyst and former major-league player Harold Reynolds, sports anchor Russ Salzberg, NJPAC CEO John Schreiber, Yankee broadcaster Suzyn Waldman, and actor Patrick Wilson.
All proceeds benefited the Museum’s year-round education and outreach programs.
The Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center is a 501 © 3 nonprofit sports education organization on the campus of Montclair State University. Its mission is to preserve and promote the values of respect, sportsmanship and excellence through culturally diverse, inclusive sports-based programming. To learn more, check out their website.