Community Events Calendar 10.18 – 10.26

 

 

 

 

 

Friday October 18, 2019

BEDFORD HILLS FREE LIBRARY

Laptime for Pipsqueaks
10:30am-11am | Storytime – Newborns-18 months

 

 

 

 

 

Little Owls Book Club

4:30pm – 5:30pm | Grades k-2 | Kids are invited to join a program that combines a book club with a story time. Listen to a story, talk about it, and engage in a fun activity. Meets Monthly. Please let us know if you will attend.

 

 

 

 

 

BEDFORD FREE LIBRARY

Life Sketches 10.4,11,18, 25 and November 1
10am-11:30am | Adults | Life Sketches use life experiences as inspiration for short stories and personal essays in this five-week writing program.  Channel your thoughts in a new direction by putting pen to paper (or fingers to keyboards!) as a positive outlet for self-expression.  New and experienced writers will be inspired to create narrative nonfiction, fiction or poetry.

Register here

 

 

 

 

 

KATONAH VILLAGE LIBRARY

MINECRAFTERS GUILD
4:30 pm | Ages 9-12  | Recurring Event See all | Make new friends! Share tips while you build your masterpiece! A drop-off program for ages 9-14 only.

Please bring your own device. Questions? 232-3508×6 or mrobin@wlsmail.org

 

 

3DOODLERS
4:30 pm | Ages 9-12  | Unleash your imagination with a printing pen! A drop-off program for ages 9-12 only. Registration required at 232-3508 x 6 or mrobin@wlsmail.org.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Saturday 19, 2019

Bedford Hills Elementary School
5th Grade Pancake Breakfast
7:30-11:30am | Families and Pancake fans | Come and support the 5th grade Class Trip, as their parents cook breakfast for the town.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

BEDFORD HILLS FREE LIBRARY

English Conversation Practice

English Conversation Practice
11am – noon |  Adults| Led by Barbara Bethea | Have you studied English but want more practice speaking with others? The Library offers adults an opportunity to practice and improve everyday communication skills in a friendly group.

 

 

 

 

 

Fiesta
11:00am-12:NOON | Young Children and families | Flor Bromley presents stories, music, movement, puppetry, and drama in a bilingual (English/Spanish) program for young children.

 

 

 

 

 

KATONAH VILLAGE LIBRARY

BOOK SALE: OPENING DAY!
10am – 5pm | Child and Adult

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Katonah !

Katonah Art Stroll
5pm – 8 pm  | Families | The Stroll includes a tour of the Sparkling Amazons Exhibit at the Katonah Museum of Art. Arrive at the Museum at 4PM Sharp for the tour!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Monday October 21, 2019

BEDFORD FREE LIBRARY

Mahjong-Beginners Series

Mahjong-Beginners Series

10:00 am – 12:00 pm |This this 3 week course gives an introductory overview of the rules and strategy to playing Mahjong.  You will learn the basics of the game and continue learning through supervised games. At the end of the series you will feel confident enough to play with friends and organize games of your own. MUST COMMIT TO ALL SESSIONS, NO EXCEPTIONS!

This series is full please call the Library to put your name on waitlist.

 

 

 

 

Build With Legos®

 

Build With Legos®

Six-week series on Mondays: 
10/7, 10/21, 10/28, 11/4, 11/18, 12/2
3:30 pm – 4:30 pm | Grades K-4

(come to one or all)

Bring your imagination and your camera, but not your Legos®, which will be supplied by the Library.
Your creations cannot be taken home. Register online or call the Library.
Register Here
More Information

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

KATONAH VILLAGE LIBRARY

BOOK SALE: OPENING DAY!
10am – 5pm | Child and Adult

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

storytime-pool

 

 

PRESCHOOL STORYTIME W/CRAFT

4:30 pm | |Recurring Event(See all)

This program, for children ages 3–5 years, includes stories, songs, and a take-home craft. It takes place weekly and no pre-registration is needed. Drop in!

 

 

 

 

 

MAGIC: THE GATHERING MEETUP

6:30 pm | Grades 4-12 only please | Recurring Event (See all)
MTG players meetup every Monday 6:30-7:45pm. Bring your deck, we’ll bring pizza.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tuesday October 22, 2019

Bedford Babies Fall 2019 – October 22 – December 17

9:30-10:30 am | For babies 11 months or younger with a parent.This is the perfect opportunity for new parents and their babies to:
-Meet other parents
-Have a cup of coffee and a snack without making it yourself
-Discuss Parenting concerns
-Feel safe and cared for away from the house

Please call the library for more information.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Stories, Songs, and Surprises | Recurring Event (Tuesday Afternoons)
2:00 PM – 2:30 PM | Preschoolers with Adult | No registration required. Different theme each week.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

BEDFORD HILLS FREE LIBRARY

Laptime for Pipsqueaks
10:30am-11am | Storytime – Newborns-18 months

Read More 3s & 4s
1pm -2pm

 

 

 

 

 

Wednesday October 23, 2019

BEDFORD HILLS FREE LIBRARY

Little Folks and Friends
10:30am-11am | Storytime – 18 months -3 years

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

KATONAH VILLAGE LIBRARY

BOOK SALE: OPENING DAY!
10am – 5pm | Child and Adult

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

READ WITH TOBIE | Recurring Event See all
4:00pm | ages 4-8 | Practice your reading with Tobie and Karen!  This is a drop-in program – first come, first served!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

BEDFORD FREE LIBRARY

Fall Baby Bounce and Rhyme
9:30am – 10:00am  | Babies 4-11 months accompanied by an adult | Led by Angeline of Musical Munchkins | As space is limited, we request that you register for one of the three-week sessions only.
You can join a waiting list for the other. More information

Session #1 . Sept 25 & Oct 2, 16, 23, 30

Session #2 Nov 6, 13, 20 & Dec 4, 11

Fall Musical Mother Goose
10:15am – 11:00am | Baies 12-30 months accompanied by an adult | Led by Angeline of Musical Munchkins. More informationAs space is limited, we request that you register for one of the three-week sessions only. You can join a waiting list for the other.
Session #1  Sept 25 & Oct 2, 16, 23, 30
Session #2  Nov 6, 13, 20 & Dec 4, 11

 

 

 

 

 

Knitwits Fall 2019

 

KNITWITS FALL 2019
3:30pm – 4:30pm | Grades 4 and over | Usually every other Wednesday 6-class session: October 2, 16, 30, November 13, December 4, 18
Classes are for all abilities, everyone works at the own level | NEW MEMBERS/BEGINNERS WELCOME | Initial supplies provided for beginners | Registration required, including for prior participants | Call 914-234-3570 to register. LEARN MORE HERE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Thursday October 24, 2019

BEDFORD HILLS FREE LIBRARY

Bedford Hills Community House

SHORTS: Listen, Talk, Go
7- 8pm | Adults | Featured reader is Bill Knauer; hosted by Heide Shilstone. Do you like a good story, but are too busy to commit to a book club? Come to hear great short stories for adults read aloud followed by a short discussion and refreshments.

 

BEDFORD FREE LIBRARY

Stories, Songs, and Surprises | Recurring Event (Every Thursday Morning)
11:15am – 11:45am | Children’s Programs | Storytime for preschoolers with adult. No registration required. Different theme each week.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

KATONAH VILLAGE LIBRARY

BOOK SALE: OPENING DAY!
10am – 5pm | Child and Adult

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Friday October 25, 2019

BEDFORD HILLS FREE LIBRARY

Laptime for Pipsqueaks
10:30am-11am | Storytime – Newborns-18 months

 

 

 

 

 

 

KATONAH VILLAGE LIBRARY

BOOK SALE!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

YA Karaoke Party
4:00pm | Middle & High School students | In our judgment-free Meeting Room | Recurring Event (See all)

 

 

 

 

 

MINECRAFTERS GUILD
4:30 pm | Ages 9-14 | Recurring Event See all | Make new friends! Share tips while you build your masterpiece! A drop-off program for ages 9-14 only.

Please bring your own device. Questions? 232-3508×6 or mrobin@wlsmail.org

 

 

 

 

“Board” Meeting
4:30 pm | A drop-off program for ages 9-12 only | What’s your game? Risk! Scrabble! Battleship! Sorry! Connect 4 & more! Registration required at 232-3508×6 or mrobin@wlsmail.org
Find out more »

 

 

 

 

BEDFORD FREE LIBRARY

Life Sketches 10.4,11,18, 25 and November 1
10am-11:30am | Adults | Life Sketches use life experiences as inspiration for short stories and personal essays in this five-week writing program.  Channel your thoughts in a new direction by putting pen to paper (or fingers to keyboards!) as a positive outlet for self-expression.  New and experienced writers will be inspired to create narrative nonfiction, fiction or poetry.

Register here

 

 

 

 

Saturday, October 26, 2019

BEDFORD HILLS TRAIN STATION

Take it Or Leave It Shed
10:00 AM – 1:00 PM | All volunteer. Re-purposed home goods, children’s toys, sporting equipment, and other items to take or leave for others.
bedford2020.org

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

BEDFORD HILLS FREE LIBRARY

LEGOS and More

11am – 1pm | Families |Bring the family on Saturdays to build a LEGO structure, play a board game, assemble a puzzle, or browse the books in the library.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Farm Market
10:am-2:00pm | Purchase locally produced food and support local, sustainable agriculture. This weekly market offers musical entertainment, featured community organizations, demonstrations, and workshops.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SAVE THE DATE(S)

 

KATONAH VILLAGE LIBRARY

Saturday, November 2, 2019 7:30-11pm
Benefit Cocktail Party and Auction
Honoring: Gail Ames

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MORE EVENTS

Bedford Audubon

Bylane Farm  |  35 Todd Road  | Katonah, New York 10536
Cultivating a love of nature in northern Westchester and eastern Putnam counties and beyond. bedfordaudubon.org/

 

Bedford Chamber Concerts

We welcome you to experience “the standards of Lincoln Center in the heart of Bedford.”
Bedford Chamber Concerts presents great music of the baroque, classical and romantic eras, spiced occasionally with music of the twentieth century or new music composed by our Music Director, Anthony Newman.

 

 

BEDFORD PLAYHOUSE 

Clive Davis Arts Center
633 Old Post Road, Bedford NY
914 234 6704

Series begins on September 24


Lunch & A Flick
A special monthly series on Tuesday Afternoons.
Click graphic to learn more.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bedford Historical Society

The unique character of Bedford Village is largely a result of the Historical Society’s preservation efforts since its founding in 1916. We maintain ten historic properties around the Village Green, operate museums at the 1787 Court House and 1829 School House, and offer a variety of educational programs and events. Please visit and return often to share in Bedford’s distinct history and timeless charm.  Read More >

 

Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts

Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts is a destination for exceptional music, captivating programs, spectacular gardens and grounds, and wonderful moments with friends and family. It enriches the lives of its audiences through innovative and diverse musical performances of the highest quality. Its mission also includes mentoring young professional musicians and providing educational programs for young children centered around music.

Audiences are invited to explore the lush grounds, tour the historic Rosen House, enjoy a pre-concert picnic, and discover beautiful music in the relaxed settings of the Venetian Theater, Spanish Courtyard, Music Room of the Rosen House, and the magnificent gardens.

The story of Caramoor, the Rosens, Lucie’s Theremin, the Art Collections and our History is rich and diverse.

Caramoor looks to a distinguished and passionate Board of Trustees, Advisory Council, Staff, and Artistic Directors to protect the legacy and nurture growth so Caramoor continues to thrive as a vibrant cultural resource and source of inspiration for all.

Caramoor is listed on the National Register of Historic Places, and is a not-for-profit organization.

 

 

WESTCHESTER LAND TRUST

To discuss volunteer opportunities at Westchester Land Trust, please contact us! Send us an email here or call us at 914-234-6992, ext. 21 Click here to fill out our volunteer questionnaire!

 

JOHN JAY HOMESTEAD

While at the Homestead, farm market shoppers can also enjoy a walk, sight see and explore flower, herb and vegetable gardens or picnic on the historic grounds of John Jay Homestead.

From movie nights, to food trucks, live music and dancing under the stars, there is always something fun and educational going on at the Homestead!

View our full schedule of events
Some events require advanced registration.

 

Thematic Tours

This tour is offered at 2pm, Wednesday – Saturday (Thursday – Saturday beginning October 15th)

We are excited to announce that beginning August 1st our 2pm tour will always be a thematic tour. On Wednesday through Saturday (Thursday through Saturday beginning October 15th) we will be exploring historical topics relevant to John Jay, his family, and Jay’s relationships with other Founders. On Sundays through October 15th the thematic tour will be an in-depth look at objects from our collections. Standard house tours will be available at 1pm, 3pm, and 4pm (through October 15th). Check our calendar of events for more information.

 

 

Katonah Museum of Art 

134 Jay Street – Route 22
Katonah, NY 10536
914 232 9555 info@katonahmuseum.org

 

 

 

KATONAH BEDFORD HILLS VOLUNTEER AMBULANCE CORPS

EMS Classes
KBHVAC regularly hosts continuing medical education classes for EMS providers. We offer public First Aid and CPR classes by request, and we are often available to provide stand-by services at community sporting events and gatherings. Please contact us to learn more

 

The Town of Bedford is pleased to provide this free listing of community events and other offerings in our community. We hope that this service is helpful to our residents, businesses and visitors.

Civic groups, not-for-profit and charitable organizations are welcome to submit announcements for inclusion in the calendar to pcohen@bedfordny.govPlease submit your announcement by Thursday noon and include your contact information.

Please note that the Town reserves the right to decline submissions promoting commercial, political, religious or private activities. We also are not responsible for inaccurate information, including but not limited to incorrect dates, times, and locations, posted in the calendar. Please refer to the Town’s website for official announcements and notices. Thank you!

 

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