Catalog Search


ACCOUNT LOGIN




SUMMER HOURS

(July - August)

MONDAY 10:00 am-9:00 pm
TUESDAY 10:00 am-9:00 pm
WEDNESDAY 10:00 am-5:30 pm
THURSDAY 10:00 am-9:00 pm
FRIDAY 10:00 am-5:30 pm
SATURDAY 10:00 am-3:00 pm
SUNDAY Closed

Regular hours will go into effect after Labor Day

Holidays
The library is closed on all legal holidays, including Christmas Eve, but it is open on Election Day.



AUGUST 25 | WORKSHOP

All ages are welcome to join us for a special Family Yoga class in August! Bring one partner or many to explore the joy of partner poses as well as some breathing and mindfulness practices. These activities will build connection and trust, cooperation and communication with your loved ones in a safe place. Kristy Cohen, E-CYT 200, CKYT, has taught yoga and mindfulness practices for over a decade in community spaces, studios and schools. She holds an M.S. ED K-6, and is passionate about sharing these practices with children of all ages. Most recently she was certified by Little Flower Yoga: Yoga & Mindfulness Practices for Children. Her teaching is inspired by LFY philosophy and methodology.
Saturday, August 25, 10:15 to 11:00 a.m.


SEPTEMBER 12 | PRESENTATION

The Healing Power of Reflexology with Christine Knowlton

What exactly is reflexology? In this informative talk, Westchester resident and nationally certified reflexologist, Christine Knowlton, discusses reflexology’s origins, and what makes this complementary therapy different from other bodywork practices, such as massage or acupressure. Learn about the cascade of benefits this ancient-yet-modern art of stress reduction offers, and what you can do to promote your own body’s self-healing and wellness.
Wednesday, September 12, 7:30 p.m.


SEPTEMBER 22 | TEEN/TWEEN PROGRAM

Introduction to Babysitting

Potential babysitters build essential skills for responsible childcare through this four-hour course. Amanda Tucker, a first-grade teacher, gives hands-on instruction on several topics, including: interviewing and communication tips; ages/stages of young babies and toddlers; safety and first-aid; feeding and caring for children (including diaper changing). Amanda holds three teacher certifications – including Early Childhood, General Education and Special Education – and a Master’s Degree in Literacy. She will administer a simple test at the completion of the course and distribute certificates. Bring paper and pen – and your lunch! For youngsters ages 10 and up. Registration required. Register in person or by phone (914-271-6612) during open library hours.
Saturday, September 22, 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.


SEPTEMBER 28 | MUSIC

“Joni and James” – The Music of Joni Mitchell and James Taylor Performed by Anne Carpenter and Peter Calo

Joni Mitchell and James Taylor, two songwriting giants, created some of the most endearing and lasting music of all time. Anne Carpenter and Peter Calo visit their immense library of music, performing classics and deep tracks, alike. Peter Calo has been Carly Simon’s guitar player and backing vocalist for the last 20-plus years. During his long relationship with Carly Simon,Peter served as her musical director, occasional producer and even song collaborator. Peter has performed with James Taylor, as well. Anne Carpenter, a bright star on the Westchester music scene, has had her original songs recorded by such artists as Sloan Wainwright. Join Anne and Peter for an intimate and informal evening of great music with guest artist, award-winning producer and composer John Lissauer.
Friday, September 28, 7:30 p.m.


Exhibitions

{Present TENSE}

Clare Kambhu
Maria Pia Marrella

Artist’s Reception: Saturday, August 4, 12:00-2:00pm

On Display July 1 - August 29