Community Events Calendar 9.7-9.14

 

 

Friday August 6, 2019

BEDFORD HILLS FREE LIBRARY

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

 

 

 

 

 

KATONAH VILLAGE LIBRARY

Balance with Tai Chi Easy™ | Recurring Event (See All)
11:00 AM | All Ages Welcome | Protect your well being. Developing balance is a necessary practice especially as we age. This is a gentle practice, no experience necessary. This class is generously offered by Eileen Allman, certified and experienced Tai Chi Easy™ and Qigong teacher.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Saturday September 7, 2019

 

 

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.

 

 

 

 

 

 

KVIS ROAD RACE
7:30am-11:30am  | Family | The Katonah Village Improvement Society’s 5K begins and ends at Edgemont and The Parkway in the heart of Katonah. This event will also feature a 1 mile challenge for kids. KVIS 5K Start Time: 8am.  Bring the kids to run in the 1 Mile Kids Challenge.

Register Here

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bedford Historical Society

Revolutionary War & Burning of Bedford Re-enactment
on Bedford’s Village Green
11:00am-3:30pm | FREE – Family Fun Day | Step back in time as the Revolutionary War comes to life in Bedford. Enjoy cavalry demonstrations; an encampment; musket drills and colonial games and dances; blacksmithing demonstrations; lessons with the School Marm; and a grand finale Burning of Bedford re-enactment on the Green. This fun family day is free for everyone!  Visit the Bedford Historical Society’s website for more info at www.bedfordhistoricalsociety.org or call 914-234-9751. There will be plenty of free parking and you can purchase food and ice cream from the food trucks on the Green.

 

 

 

 

 

 

CANCELLED FOR THIS EVENING
Rescheduled to Friday September 13 at 7:30pm

Chowder and Marching
Bedford Village Memorial Park
65 Greenwich Road, Bedford Village
7:30pm | Once again the Bedford Village Chowder & Marching Club will be sponsoring a “Movie in the Park” at the Bedford Village Memorial Park. Light refreshments will be on sale and families are encouraged to bring their chairs, blankets, family and friends.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bedford Recreation and Parks

3:00pm Saturday through 10:30am Sunday  | Community Family Campout
PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED click below for information

Bedford Recreation and Parks
Family Camp Out
Register here

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

KATONAH VILLAGE LIBRARY

Open-Mic

 

OPEN MIC
Recurring Event (See all)
4:00pm | Sign up at the door for your 5 minutes of fame! Sing – Perform – Dance – Act – Entertain First-come, first sign-up.

 

 

 

 

 

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. Coincides with Los Cuestos/The Stories.

 

 

 

 

Los Cuentos The Stories

Los Cuentos/The Stories

11am – noon   | 3-5 years | Rachel Izes and Ximena Navarro Claros sing songs and read picture books in both English and Spanish. Rachel Izes y Ximena Navarro Claros cantan canciones y leen libros de cuentos ilustrados tanto en inglés como en español.

 

 

 

 

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sunday September 8, 2019

BRLA Annual Fall Hunter Pace & Luncheon and Inaugural 5k Run
7:30am-1pm | BRLA’s Inaugural 5K Run starts at 7:30am. The Fall Hunter Pace begins at 9am. Then meet back at John Jay Homestead for lunch. Non-riders are welcome at the Fall Pace as spectators and also for lunch.
(400 Jay St., Katonah)

www.bedfordridinglanes.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Monday September 9, 2019

KATONAH VILLAGE LIBRARY

Baby Lap Time

BABY LAP TIME  | Recurring Event (See all)
11:00am |infants – 18 months with caregiver | 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.

 

 

 

 

 


ELECTRONIC MEDIA COLLECTION | 
Recurring Event (See all)
11:00am -12:30pm | Bring your tablets and phones to learn how to download apps to enable access to the massive collection of electronic media available through the library.

No appointment necessary.

Technical expertise offered patiently and clearly by Heather Flournoy.

 

 

 

 

 

storytime-pool

 

PRESCHOOL STORYTIME W/CRAFT  | Recurring Event (See all)
4:30-5:00pm | ages 3-5 | Stories, songs, and a take-home craft. It takes place weekly and no pre-registration is needed. Drop in!

 

 

 

 

 

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tuesday September 10, 2019

 

BEDFORD HILLS FREE LIBRARY

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

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

 

 

 

 

A Gathering for Parents & Caregivers
11am – noon | Led by Rachel Izes | Join us for an informal gathering directly following Laptime for Pipsqueaks, our story time for babies and their parents and caregivers. Share experiences, support, and connect to resources offered by the Library. Topic: The Benefits of Baby Routines. Life with little kids is anything but boring. We will discuss how establishing a regular schedule can bring some order to the chaos.. Refreshments

 

 

 

 

KATONAH VILLAGE LIBRARY

 

GREAT DECISIONS | Recurring Event (See all)
10:00am | Adults | Great Decisions meets for intelligent, non-partisan, seminar-style discussions of foreign affairs topics on selected Tuesdays at 10:15 am in the Garden Room on the accessible lower level of the library. All are welcome. For more information, contact Harry Stanton at harry1221@optonline.net

 

 

 

 

 

Chair Yoga | Recurring Event (See All)
1:00 PM | All Ages Welcome | 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.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Legos with Zach and Bella | Recurring Event (See all)
4:00 PM | All Ages Welcome | Join our local Lego expert Zach for a Lego Free build.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wednesday September 11, 2019

 

BEDFORD HILLS FREE LIBRARY

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

 

 

 

 

 

Sci-Fi Book Club
6pm-7pm | High School – Adults | Join an adventurous book club that explores the increasingly popular genre of Science Fiction, including classic, crossover, and fantasy. We are currently reading: The Fifth Season by N. K. Jemisin. Books are available at the Library.

 

 

 

 

 

KATONAH VILLAGE LIBRARY

 

DANCE! SWING

10:am | Adult dance lessons | Geared towards ages 55+, but all are welcome. This workshop series has been made possible through a generous grant from Edelman. Registration required: 914-232-3508 x2An instructor from New York Ballroom Dance Center of Bedford Hills will teach you all the moves.

Other dates in the series: Session 2: Ballroom | September 11 Session 3: Salsa | September 18 Session 4: Tango | September 25

 

 

 

 

 

mother-goose

MOTHER GOOSE | Recurring Event (See all)
11:00am | 18 months-3 years with parent/caregiver | 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 | Recurring Event (See All)
1:00 PM | Adult | Enjoy playing bridge with an informal gathering of players. No instruction, just serious fun.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Thursday September 12, 2019

 

KATONAH VILLAGE LIBRARY

GREAT COURSES: MASTERS OF MUSIC-THE LIFE AND WORK OF BEETHOVEN

10:00am | Recurring Event (See all)  |Presented in the library’s lower level Garden Room from 10 am to 12:15, each week’s session will include three 30-minute video presentations and a 15 minute intermission. The library’s Great Courses series is curated by Harry Stanton. This course is part of the Great Courses series of CDs and DVDs that are available from the library.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

BEDFORD FREE LIBRARY

 

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Friday September 13, 2019

 

BEDFORD HILLS FREE LIBRARY

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

 

 

 

 


Little Owls Book Group

4:30-5:30pm | Kids Grades K-2 are invited to join a new 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.

 

 

 

 

KATONAH VILLAGE LIBRARY

 

Balance with Tai Chi Easy™ | Recurring Event (See all)
11:00 AM | All Ages Welcome | Protect your well being. Developing balance is a necessary practice especially as we age. This is a gentle practice, no experience necessary. This class is generously offered by Eileen Allman, certified and experienced Tai Chi Easy™ and Qigong teacher.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mahjong | Recurring Event (See all)
1:00pm | Open level play. | Enjoy the comfort of the library and each other.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

YA KARAOKE PARTY  |  Recurring Event (See all)

3:30pm | Middle and HIgh school students only please | In our judgement-free Meeting Room | Questions? 232-3508×6 or mrobin@wlsmail.org

 

 

 

 

 

 

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Antioch Baptist Church Celebrates 125 Years
Read details here

 

Walk Up the Hill
6:00pm | Join Antioch members and friends on the “Walk Up the Hill” from the Bedford Hills Train Station to Antioch. The walk commemorates the relocation from Railroad Ave to Main Street, now also known as One Strother Crossing.

For more details of the evenings events, read details here

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Saturday  September 14, 2019

BEDFORD HILLS FREE LIBRARY

Books & BowWows
11am – noon |  New Readers | New readers and children in Grades K-2 are invited to read a few pages from a favorite book or show their favorite illustrations to Halle the Yellow Labrador, a Pet Partners certified therapy dog accompanied by her owner.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Antioch Baptist Church Celebrates 125 Years 9.13-9.15
Read details here

Noon-3:00PM  | Spicy Restaurants Food Truck on Church Street

6:00pm-11:00pm Dinner Dance for information read details here

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

KMA Block Party  
6:00 – 8:00 PM | Family  |  Mark your calendars for a series of cool evenings complete with drinks, gourmet food trucks and great music celebrating what makes the KMA the place to be. Enjoy a curated selection of bands and performers across many genres. $20 members, $25 non-members. Tickets include complimentary soft drinks, craft beer, wine and specialty cocktails. Children under 18 are free. Bands subject to change. Rain or shine. Light refreshments served. Click here to purchase tickets.

SEP 14: Mark Morganelli & The Jazz All-StarsAmerican Popular Songbook

 

 

 

 

 

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.

 

22nd Annual Barn Dance
5:00 pm10:00 pm | Family | Tickets

Join us for the 22nd Annual Barn Dance this Fall! Featuring pig races, a pizza truck, music by local bands, and a campfire, this festive fundraiser for Friends of John Jay Homestead supports our education programs and all that we do.

 

 

 

 

SAVE THE DATE 

Saturday September 21

 

Katonah Village Library
10am-1pm | Senior Adults  |  Demystifying Medicare and Healthcare Coverage for Seniors

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sunday, September 22, 2019

ADOPT A PRISON

4:00 – 6:00 PM | Bedford Hills Train Station House at Depot Plaza | Learn more about our neighbors in our local prisons, and the “Adopt-A-Prison”program being started by The Town of Bedford, Bedford Hills and Taconic Correctional Facilities, and Interfaith Prison Partnership. Please join me for this free event open to all.

 

 

 

 

 

Series begins on September 24


Bedford Playhouse

Lunch & A Flick
A special monthly series on
Tuesday Afternoons.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Saturday, September 28, 2019

Westchester Residents
Household Recycling Fall Drop Off Day

FDR Park – Yorktown
September 28 from 9am-3pm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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

Events

 

 

 

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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