Community Events Calendar 9.21-9.28

 

 

 

 

 

Friday September 21, 2018

KATONAH VILLAGE LIBRARY

recommended-read11:00am  |Children with parent/caregiver  | Family Storytime engages children and their parent/caregiver through music, movement and stories. A variety of materials are used for storytelling such as a felt board, puppets, musical instruments and filmstrips.

This program takes place weekly and is a drop in program.

 

 

BEDFORD HILLS FREE LIBRARY

Rachel ReadingLap Time for Pipsqueaks
10:30am-11am  | 6-18 Months

Read More 3s & 4s
1:00pm – 2:00pm | 3-4 years | Storytime

 

 

 

 

 

Bedford Playhouse

Clive Davis Arts Center | 633 Old Post Rd Bedford, NY 10506

Three Identical Strangers

5:00pm and 7:00 pm | PG13 | Director: Tim Wardle Run Time: 96 min. Format: Digital Rating: PG-13
Starring: David Kellman, Eddy Galland, Ronald Guttman, Silvi Alzetta-Reali

New York, 1980: three complete strangers accidentally discover that they’re identical triplets, separated at birth. The 19-year-olds’ joyous reunion catapults them to international fame, but also unlocks an extraordinary and disturbing secret that goes beyond their own lives – and could transform our understanding of human nature forever.

 

 

 

 

 

ROLL OUT THE RED CARPET
Grand Opening Weekend is September 28, 29 and 30.

For Celebration details, go here

 

 

 

 

 

Saturday September 22, 2018

KATONAH VILLAGE LIBRARY

Healthy Kids Workshop
10:00am- noon | Children 3-5 | Come Join us for a 4-week Children’s program, every Saturday morning at 10 am starting September 22 – October 13. Whether your child is already a healthy eater or a picky eater this workshop will help your child make better, healthier food choices. Please call the children’s room at 914.232.1233 to register. This program is for a child and their caregiver – together. Sign up today!

Presented by Stephanie Cisco, Certified Health Coach.

 

 

 

 

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BILINGUAL STORYTIME
11:00am- noon | Children 5-8 | Hora de los cuentos bilingües con Tomas. Perfecto para niños aprendiendo inglés, español, o los dos. Para niños de 5 a 8 años.
Bilingual storytime with Tomas. Perfect for children learning English, Spanish, or both.

Tina

Program: Turtles of the Hudson Valley with Teatown Lake
11:00am- noon | Children school age or toddlers with adult supervision | The Hudson Valley is home to more species of turtles than most any other place in the world! Join Teatown educator Maddy Schroeder to meet and learn about our shelled friends!
This program is intended for school age children. Toddlers may attend with adult supervision.

This is NOT A PET THE TURTLE program.

 

 

 

 

 

 

BEDFORD PLAYHOUSE

Clive Davis Arts Center | 633 Old Post Rd Bedford, NY 10506

 

Lesley Stahl and Linda Fairstein – Author Event
4:00pm – 5:00pm | Two legendary women—Lesley Stahl, the award-winning investigative journalist for 60 Minutes and Linda Fairstein, former renowned sex-crimes prosecutor turned best-selling crime novelist, take on the #MeToo explosion that is at the very center of our national conversation.  Little did we know when we invited Linda and Lesley to the Playhouse (months ago)  that the topic of sexual harassment would be front and our news—how fortunate to have them discuss where the #MeToo movement goes from here.

 

 

 

 

 

ROLL OUT THE RED CARPET
Grand Opening Weekend is September 28, 29 and 30.

For Celebration details, go here

 

 

 

Sunday September 23, 2018

KATONAH VILLAGE LIBRARY

 

Poet Brenda Shaughnessy/Katonah Poetry Series
“Shaughnessy has brought to bear hr inevitable syntactic and sonic hula-hopping,…her vivid mind on poems that absolutely matter.” -The New York Times

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Muscoot Farm 

51 Route 100  Katonah, New York 10536

Farmers Market
9:30am-2:30pm | Family |

Shop and Eat Local.  Visit our famers market and see goods from over 20 unique vendors.

Find out more »

 

 

The art of Robert Uricchio

12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Recurring Event (See all)

12:00noon-4:00pm | Family | . Visit the historic Muscoot Farm mansion and enjoy the “Art Within Nature” by artist Robert Uricchio. As a person who loves nature and being outdoors, it seems only natural that I would take my camera along on hikes, drives and trips, in order to be able to capture a moment or place it time. Through my images I hope to share with you some of the beauty, splendor and freedom of nature and the outdoors that I have experienced and enable you to bring a piece of it into your world.     Phone:914-864-7282    Email:info@muscootfarm.org

 

 

 

Monday September 24, 2018

KATONAH VILLAGE LIBRARY

Baby Lap TimeBaby Lap Time

11:00am- noon | Infants & babies up to 18 months | Baby Lap Time combines stories, songs and finger plays for infants and babies up to age 18 months with parent/caregiver.

It takes place on a weekly basis and is led by a professional musician/educator.

 

storytime-poolPreschool Storytime with Craft

4:00-5:00pm | Ages 3-5 years | This program is for children ages 3–5 years, includes stories, songs, and a take-home craft, and takes place weekly. Drop in!

 

 

Creative Writing
4:30pm | ages 8-11 | Do you like to write? Do you have fun creating with words? Come and write for FUN! No pressure, no testing, no stress. Just relax and write!

This program will run for 6 weeks and will be led by JJHS student Steph Folger.

 

 

 

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Katonah Village Library Board Meeting

7:30pm  | The Katonah Village Library is operated by the Katonah Village Library Corporation, a 501© (3) non-profit organization governed by a Board of Trustees dedicated to ensuring excellent library service to the community. The Board’s major responsibilities are to set policies and directions for the Library; manage its financial health and ensure funding for the operation of the library. The Library Board meets at 7:30 PM in the Meeting Room. The meetings are open to the public.

 

 

 

 

Tuesday September 25, 2018

KATONAH VILLAGE LIBRARY

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Chair Yoga
1:00pm-2:00pm | Join Toni Russo for Chair Yoga, one of the gentlest forms of yoga available. This approach uses the support and safety of a chair to adapt yoga positions. Emphasis will be on breathing, balance, and finding your own pace. All ages and beginners welcome. Free of charge.

Classes will be held in the accessible lower level Garden Room.

 

 

Lego’s with Zach and Bella
4:30pm| Recurring Event | (See all)  Join our local Lego expert Zach for a Lego Free build. All ages are welcome.

 

 

 

 

BEDFORD HILLS FREE LIBRARY

Rachel ReadingLap Time for Pipsqueaks
10:30am  | 6-18 Months
Coffee Klatch follows

Read More Threes & Fours
1:00pm | 3+ Years

Led by Rachel Izes

Drop in for Story Times. Please join our mailing list to receive program offerings and schedule changes.

 

 

 

BEDFORD FREE LIBRARY

Stories, Songs & Surprises

STORIES, SONGS & SURPRISES
2:00 pm – 2:30 pm | Pre-schoolers |Storytime for preschoolers with adult. No registration required. Different theme each week.

September Themes

 

 

 

 

 

Wednesday September 26, 2018

KATONAH VILLAGE LIBRARY

mother-goose

Mother Goose
11:00am  | 18 months-36 months  | Mother Goose Time introduces children ages 18 months–36 months with parent/caregiver to stories, songs, finger plays, and movement activities. This program is led by a professional musician/educator.

This is a drop in program.

Open Bridge

1:00pm  | Adults  | Enjoy playing bridge with an informal gathering of players. No instruction, just serious fun.

READING WITH TOBIE AND KAREN

4:30 pm  | Elementary School grade K and up  | Drop in program Wednesdays to practice your reading with Tobie, who joins us from the Good Dog Foundation with his handler, Karen. For elementary school students, kindergarten and up. First come, first served. Children must be accompanied by an adult.Recurring Event

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4 Weeks Fit
6:30pm |All ages | 30-Minute Anytime/ Anywhere Fat Burner Workout 30-minute HIIT (High-Intensity Interval Training) workout: Combines cardio + strength Find your Fitness! Personal Trainer Nanci Gentile offers 4 free fitness sessions to library patrons. Patrons will be required to sign a health waiver. The workout space is in the Meeting Room on the accessible lower level. For all classes, participants should bring a mat or towel for stretching and floorwork.

 

 

 

 

BEDFORD HILLS FREE LIBRARY

Rachel ReadingLittle Folks & Friends
10:30am | 18 Months-3 Years | Led by Rachel Izes

Drop in for Story Times. Please join our mailing list to receive program offerings and schedule changes.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

BEDFORD FREE LIBRARY

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Baby Bounce and Rhyme Time     Begins 9.26

9:30am-10am | Babies 4-11 months with parent or caregiver |

Registration begins Tuesday, September 4th at 10:00 am. Call (914) 234-3570 to register or stop by the Library. As space is limited, we request that you register for one session at a time. You can join a waiting list for the other session. Flyer

 

 

 

Musical Mother Goose

CHILDREN’S REPEATING PROGRAMS
10:15 am – 11:00 am | Ages 12-30 months with parent or caregiver | With Angeline of Musical Munchkins
Session I September 26, October 3, 10, 17, 24

Session II
October 31, November 7, 14, 28, December 5 (No class on November 21 because of Thanksgiving)

Registration begins Tuesday, September 4th at 10:00 am.  Call (914) 234-3570 to register or stop by the Library.
As space is limited, we request that you register for one session at a time. You can join a waiting list for the other session.

Flyer

 

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Adult Knitting Begins 9.26
1:30pm – 2:30 pm | Adult knitters of all abilities are welcome to join this group facilitated by Margaret. Initial supplies for beginning knitters will be provided. Learn from one another, exchange patterns, techniques and ideas. The group will meet in the Biography Room. Please call 914-234-3570 to register.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Thursday September 27, 2018

KATONAH VILLAGE LIBRARY

Great Courses: World’s Greatest Geological Wonders
10:00am | Adult | Explore the most dramatic and fascinating structures that nature has created. Three distinct locations will be examined each Thursday session.

The Great Courses program is curated and facilitated by Harry Stanton.

 

 

 

Table Play (Toddlers)
3:00pm-4pm | Young children | Come and explore! Small table activities for young children. Play dough, Rice, Manipulatives, and such.

 

 

 

Color Me In!
4:30pm | Come listen to music and color with a variety of coloring sheets. Some very detailed some with larger images.
All ages welcome.

 

 

 

 

 

 

BEDFORD HILLS FREE LIBRARY

SHORTS: Listen, Talk, Go…
7:00 PM-8:00 PM | Adults | Do you like a good story? Too busy to commit to a book club? Short stories, for adults, read aloud. Join us at the Bedford Hills Community House. Hosted by Heide Shilstone.

Phyllis Cohen reads Baby Einstein by David Sedaris.

 

 

 

BEDFORD FREE LIBRARY

Stories, Songs & Surprises

STORIES, SONGS & SURPRISES
11:15am – 11:45am | Pre-schoolers | Storytime for preschoolers with adult. No registration required. Different theme each week.

September Themes

 

 

 

Create with Christa: Dirt Detectives

Create with Christa: Dirt Detectives
3:30 pm – 4:30 pm | Grades K-2 | Grab your magnifying glasses and come explore artifacts with us!
Use various archaeology tools
Figure out past stories from clues we find
Cookie archaeology for snack
Please alert us of any allergies.

Click here to register online or call the Library.

Flyer

 

 

 

 

Friday September 28, 2018

KATONAH VILLAGE LIBRARY

recommended-read11:00am  |Children with parent/caregiver  | Family Storytime engages children and their parent/caregiver through music, movement and stories. A variety of materials are used for storytelling such as a felt board, puppets, musical instruments and filmstrips.

This program takes place weekly and is a drop in program.

 

 

 

BEDFORD HILLS FREE LIBRARY

Rachel ReadingLap Time for Pipsqueaks
10:30am-11am  | 6-18 Months

 

 

 

 

 

BEDFORD PLAYHOUSE

Clive Davis Arts Center | 633 Old Post Rd Bedford, NY 10506

 

Grand Opening Party – FRIDAY Night with Dirty Dancing

7:30 pm |  Doors open at 6pm | Red Carpet Fun | Debut of the Worby Theater – beer & wine tasting with great food |
Debut of The Clive Theater – Movie Trivia Contest | Playhouse Cafe  – live music

Tickets

 

 

 

 

 

MORE EVENTS

BEDFORD HILLS FREE LIBRARY

Field Goods

4:15-7:30 pm. Enjoy an order of fresh produce delivered to the library each week. Produce is delivered on Tuesday afternoons.
Click here for more details

 

BEDFORD FREE LIBRARY

Field Goods

3:30 pm – 6:00 pm. Enjoy an order of fresh produce delivered to the library each week. Produce is delivered on Tuesday afternoons. Click here for more details

 

 

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

 

 

 

Ongoing Events:

Bedford Community Farmers’ Market

Saturdays 10- 2:00m | Breads & Baked Goods, Fresh Vegetables, Seafood, Jewelry and more.
2 Depot Plaza, Bedford Hills

 

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 through October 2018.
Some events require advanced registration.

 

Play Days @ Jay
12:00 pm – 2:00 pm. | All ages | Through Oct 26, 2018 | 400 Jay Street Katonah.
Pack a picnic and spend the afternoon at the Homestead; explore our 6 Discovery Centers and visit our chickens. Education staff will lead a short hands-on activity at 1:00pm.

 

John Jay Homestead

Thematic Tours: John Jay and the Marquis de Lafayette

This tour is offered at 2pm, Wednesday through Saturday, September 1st through September 15th.

Happy birthday Lafayette! John Jay and Marquis de Lafayette formed a friendship during the American Revolution that would last for the rest of their lives.  In honor of Lafayette’s birthday on September 6, 1757, join us on a tour that examines the relationship between these two men, their common beliefs, and commitment to freedom. Regular admission fees apply.

 

Farm Market
10-2pm | All Ages | The 2018 John Jay Homestead Farm Market will operate on Saturdays from 10am to 2pm, May 12 through October 27. The purveyors of John Jay Homestead Farm Market are local farmers, bakers & craftsmen who seasonally provide a variety of fruit, produce, meats, fish, dairy products, baked goods, prepared foods and handcrafted products. The market also features local musical talent, activities for children, and information about local non-profit organizations.  For more information about our Farm Market, please contact the Market Manager at marketmanager@johnjayhomestead.org

http://johnjayhomestead.org/wp-content/uploads/JJHFM-Vendor-List-hyperlinked-2018.pdf

 

 

 

Katonah Museum of Art 

LEARNING CENTER NOW
August 12 – October 7, 2018

The Learning Center transforms seasonally with new projects and materials that extend, expand, and deepen the gallery experience.
Come see what the fun is all about!
NEW ART LABELS FOR KIDS!!! The KMA introduces eye-level labels explaining art to kids in a fun, understandable way. Bring your child into the galleries and interpret the materials of art together. Also, pick up a themed interactive ImagineIt! bag to use around the KMA campus.

The new installation of our hands-on, family-friendly studio space evokes memories, stories, dreams inspired by reminiscent places. Enjoy weekly changing art activities in an open-format studio environment on the theme of summer memories: collage, paint, assemblage and photomontage. Experiment with creating a story in motion using characters and settings in our retro Projection Nook.

Muscoot Farm 

51 Route 100  Katonah, New York 10536

 

Art Within Nature” by artist Robert Uricchio.

12:00 noon-4:00pm | Family | Visit the historic Muscoot Farm mansion and enjoy the “Art Within Nature” by artist Robert Uricchio. As a person who loves nature and being outdoors, it seems only natural that I would take my camera along on hikes, drives and trips, in order to be able to capture a moment or place it time. Through my images I hope to share with you some of the beauty, splendor and freedom of nature and the outdoors that I have experienced and enable you to bring a piece of it into your world.

Phone:914-864-7282    Email:info@muscootfarm.org

 

 

Museum Passes at the Libraries

Museum passes are available to adult Town of Bedford library cardholders in good standing (fines less than $10). The Town of Bedford includes the Katonah Village Library, Bedford Village Library and Bedford Hills Free Library.

Only one pass per family may be borrowed at a time. The maximum loan period for passes is 3 days: one day to check out the pass, one day to visit the museum and one day to return the pass.
Passes may not be renewed.

A fee of $10.00 will be charged each day that the pass is late. Passes must be returned in person to the circulation desk during library hours. Passes may not be returned in the book drop. There will be a fine of $5 for passes left in the book drop.

Passes may be reserved up to two weeks in advance. To reserve or for more information, please phone: 914-232-3508 or email: katref@wlsmail.org

 

 

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!

 

 

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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