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Wednesday, March 22, 2017
March 2017

Monday, March 13, 2017

Meet the Citizen's Non-Partisan Party Candidates (-)

The public is invited to meet the Citizens' Non-Partisan Party candidates

Monday March 13th – Susan and Dan Hochvert Welcome Scarsdale to their home 7PM-9PM at The Hochvert Residence
Dan is Candidate for Mayor and former 2-term Trustee
RSVP: nonpartisan@scarsdalecitizens.org

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Robert the Guitar Guy (Tue. 14 Mar, 2017 10:30 am - 11:30 am)

Robert the Guitar Guy brings his special brand of music on Tuesday, March 14, at 10:30 a.m. Robert and his repertoire of more than 75 songs entertains young children up to age 5 as he conveys his delight in musical expression.

Sensory Storytime for Children with Special Needs (Tue. 14 Mar, 2017 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm)

Lindsay Buttenschon from the Lekotek Center of Westchester will lead Sensory Storytime with play therapy for children will special needs at the Scarsdale Public Library on Tuesday, March 14, at 4 p.m. The program is inclusive and for all children ages 3 and up.

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Not Your Kids Book Club for Adults (Wed. 15 Mar, 2017 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm)

Not Your Kids Book Club for Adults, the monthly session for adults interested in what young adults are reading, will discuss "Scythe" by award-winning author Neal Shusterman on Wednesday, March 15, at 1 p.m.

The novel focuses on two teens who must learn the art of killing in a world that has even conquered death. Scythes are the only ones who can end life - and they apprentice the unwilling teens to keep population growth under control. The teens must master the "art" of taking a life, knowing that the consequence of failure could mean losing their own.

The group is led by Scarsdale resident Sheela Chari, whose debut children's novel, VANISHED, was a 2012 APALA Children's Literature honor book, an Edgar Award nominee for best juvenile mystery and was featured on the Today show with Al's Book Club for Kids.

To register and reserve a copy of the book, go to the library website, scarsdalelibrary.org, or call the Reference Desk at 914-722-1302.

Third Grade Book Club (Wed. 15 Mar, 2017 4:15 pm - 5:15 pm)

The 3rd Grade Book Club will meet on Wednesday, March 15, at 4:15 p.m. to discuss "The Legend of the Irish Castle: a Boxcar Mystery" by Gertrude Warner." The Boxcar Children seek to discover the secret of the castle where they are staying in Ireland where a mysterious figure walks the halls at night carrying a lantern. The book to be discussed has an Irish theme in honor of St. Patrick's Day and will be available in the children's room after participants register on the library website, scarsdalelibrary.org.

Meet the Citizen's Non-Partisan Party Candidates (Wed. 15 Mar, 2017 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

The public is invited to meet the Citizens' Non-Partisan Party candidates
Wednesday March 15th – Susan and Seth Ross Welcome Scarsdale to their home 7PM-9PM at The Ross Residence
Seth Ross is a Candidate for Village Trustee
RSVP: nonpartisan@scarsdalecitizens.org

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Mother Goose for Walkers Up to Age Two (Thu. 16 Mar, 2017 10:00 am - 11:00 am)

Mother Goose for Walkers Up to Age Two will meet on Thursday, March 16, at 10 a.m. This language enrichment program uses rhymes, songs and stories to stimulate listening, learning, speaking and reading skills. Mother Goose for Walkers is limited to the first 20 appropriately aged children. Attendees must have a ticket which are distributed on a first come, first served basis to Scarsdale cardholders in the Children's Room half an hour before the start of each session.

Needlemania! for grades 3 and up at Scarsdale Library (Thu. 16 Mar, 2017 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm)

At 4 p.m. on Thursday, March 16, Needlemania!, a crochet club for kids in grades 3 and up will meet. Children have an opportunity to learn the basics or show off their existing skills while meeting new friends. Registration is required at the library website, scarsdalelibrary.org.

Author Abigail Pogrebin to Speak at Scarsdale Library (Thu. 16 Mar, 2017 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm)

Author Abigail Pogrebin will speak about her new book, "My Jewish Year: 18 Pogrebin headshotHolidays, One Wondering Jew" at Scarsdale Public Library on Thursday, March 16, at 7:30pm.

"My Jewish Year" chronicles Pogrebin's experience researching and observing every holiday in the Jewish calendar. Released this month, it's a poignant, funny, and thoughtful take on finding modern-day meaning in ancient rituals. Combining a treasure trove of information with personal anecdotes, Pogrebin's spiritual journey is moving and inspiring.

Abigail Pogrebin also wrote "Stars of David: Prominent Jews Talk about Being Jewish" and "One and the Same." Previously, she was an Emmy-nominated producer for shows including Charlie Rose and 60 Minutes. Currently, she moderates a blockbuster interview series at the JCC in Manhattan called "What's Everyone Talking About," with such guests as Malcolm Gladwell, Nicholas Kristof and Mario Batali. She is also the President of Central Synagogue.

"We are looking forward to having Abigail Pogrebin share her unique experience at the library," said Library Director Beth Bermel. "I think that the insight she gained while pursuing a greater knowledge and understanding of the Jewish faith is one that will be of great interest to our community."

This program is free and open to the public, but registration is required as space is limited. Copies of "My Jewish Year" will be available for purchase and signing. To register, visit scarsdalelibrary.org, or call the Reference Desk at 914-722-1302.

Friday, March 17, 2017

Mother Goose for Pre-Walkers (Fri. 17 Mar, 2017 9:30 am - 10:30 am)

Mother Goose for Pre-Walkers, a program of rhymes, songs and stories for infants who are not yet walking will be held Friday, March 17, at 9:30 a.m. Reservations are not required, but attendance is limited to the first 20 babies to arrive.

Saturday, March 18, 2017

Words Around the World Book Club (Sat. 18 Mar, 2017 11:00 am - 12:00 pm)

The book club that discusses books with the theme "Words Around the World," will meet on Saturday, March 18, at 11 a.m. Led by Wendy Archer, the library's Adult Services Manager, the group will discuss "The Dinner" by Herman Koch.

An internationally bestselling phenomenon, soon to be a major motion picture, "The Dinner" is a darkly suspenseful, highly controversial tale of two families in Amsterdam struggling to make the hardest decision of their lives during a dinner. Each couple has a 15-year-old son. The two boys are united by their accountability for a single horrific act; an act that triggered a police investigation and shattered the comfortable, insulated worlds of their families. The novel reveals the dark side of genteel society and asks what each of us would do in the face of unimaginable tragedy.

To register and reserve a copy of the book, go to the library website, scarsdalelibrary.org, or call the Reference Desk at 914-722-1302.

The group will meet again on April 8 to discuss "A Gesture Life" by Chang-rae Lee.

Purchase Sports Camp Open House (Sat. 18 Mar, 2017 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm)

Purchase Sports Camp. located on the scenic campus of Manhattanville College in Purchase will offer weekly summer programs from June 26 to August 11, 2017. The camp is a fun and safe place for kids ages 3 to 15 where top-notch coaches help children of all levels feel at home, and bring their game to the next level. The well-rounded camp experience focuses on developing skills, discovering new interests, meeting new friends and most importantly, having fun.

The facilities include 6 Har-Tru tennis courts located right next to the campus's brand new state-of-the-art astro-turf soccer field, outdoor basketball courts, an indoor pool, and an indoor gymnasium that can be used for basketball and volleyball, and will be used during rainy days. While the primary focus of the camp will be tennis, soccer, basketball, baseball, lacrosse, cheerleading and flag football, the children will have an opportunity during the day to cool off at the pool, and the option to play other field sports as they like.

Come to our open houses on March 18 and April 15 from 2-4 pm at the Richard A. Berman Student Center Lobby and on May 6 from 2-4 pm in the East Room (Benziger Hall) at Manhattanville College. Register by March 31 for a $75 early bird discount (Mention 10583).

For more information, visit www.purchasesportscamps.com, email us at info@purchasesportscamp.com or call (914) 315-7507.

Sunday, March 19, 2017

Meet the Citizen's Non-Partisan Party Candidates (Sun. 19 Mar, 2017 11:00 am - 1:00 pm)

The public is invited to meet the Citizens' Non-Partisan Party candidates on Sunday March 19th – Kid Friendly! Meet the Candidates With Experience 11AM-1PM at the Scott Room of Scarsdale Public Library
Kindly RSVP: nonpartisan@scarsdalecitizens.org

Monday, March 20, 2017

Time for Two's at Scarsdale Library (Mon. 20 Mar, 2017 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm)

Time for Twos, a special program with stories and fun for two year olds, will be held on Monday, March 20, at 4 p.m. This is a ticketed program, limited to the first 25 children to arrive. Tickets can be picked up from the Children's Room desk a half hour before the start of the program.

Land Use Committee (Mon. 20 Mar, 2017 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm)

A meeting of the Land Use Committee of the Board of Trustees of the Village of Scarsdale has been scheduled for Monday, March 20, 2017 at 6:30 PM. The meeting will be held in the Third Floor Meeting Room in Village Hall.

Agenda

Freightway Open Lot Development – Planning Consultant Selection

Program to Discuss Breast Density and Menopause at the Scarsdale Library (Mon. 20 Mar, 2017 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

"Learning About Women's Health," a program focusing on breast density and menopause, will be held at the Scarsdale Public Library on Monday, March 20, at 7 p.m. and again on Thursday, March 30, at noon. Registration is required for either session at the library website, scarsdalelibrary.org.

Dr. Jiyon Lee, MD, Clinical Associate Professor of Radiology at NYU School of Medicine, will discuss "Breast density: how mammography and ultrasound screening fit together-- for most of us."

Dr. Paula Randolph, MD, Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Columbia University Medical Center, will talk about "Menopause: the transition and great beyond."

This will be an informative, illustrated and lively program that will advance understanding of the two issues.
Refreshments will be served.

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Children's Author Bernard Most at the Scarsdale Library (Tue. 21 Mar, 2017 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm)

Bernard Most, a local, award winning author who has written numerous children's books, will be at the Scarsdale Public Library on Tuesday, March 21, at 4 p.m. The program is for children ages 3 to 6.
"Dinosaur Storytime with Bernard Most" will feature the author reading from some of his popular books.

Post Election Celebration for Scarsdale Village (Tue. 21 Mar, 2017 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm)

All Village of Scarsdale residents are invited to a Post-Election Celebration at The Scarsdale Woman's Club, 37 Drake Road, Scarsdale, at 8:30pm on Election Day, Tuesday, March 21st.

The results of the election will be announced shortly after the polls close at 9am. Come meet the future Mayor of Scarsdale and the three new Village Trustees! This event is free and open to the public.

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Nancy's Book Group to Discuss "Truevine" by Beth Macy (Wed. 22 Mar, 2017 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm)

Nancy's Book Group, led by Nancy Zachary, will discuss "Truevine' by Beth Macy at the Scarsdale Public Library on Wednesday, March 22, at 1 p.m. Registration is required at the library's main desk or by calling 914-722-1301.

The national best-seller is the true story of two African-American brothers who were kidnapped in 1899 and became global superstars as circus freaks. Their mother endured a 28-year struggle to get them back. Macy expertly explores a central and difficult question: Where were the brothers better off? On the world stage as stars or in poverty at home?

Nancy's Group will meet again on April 19 to discuss "Homegoing" by Yaa Gyasi.

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Puppet Playtime at Scarsdale Library (Thu. 23 Mar, 2017 10:30 am - 11:30 am)

Puppet Playtime, an interactive, story-based puppet show for preschoolers ages 2 to 5 will be at the library on Thursday, March 23, at 10:30 a.m.

Needlemania! for grades 3 and up at Scarsdale Library (Thu. 23 Mar, 2017 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm)

At 4 p.m. on Thursday, March 23, children in grades 3 and up can attend Needlemania!, a crochet club. Participants have an opportunity to learn the basics or show off their existing skills while meeting new friends. Registration is required at the library website, scarsdalelibrary.org.

Friday, March 24, 2017

Mother Goose for Pre-Walkers (Fri. 24 Mar, 2017 9:30 am - 10:30 am)

Mother Goose for Pre-Walkers, a program of rhymes, songs and stories for infants who are not yet walking will be held Friday, March 24, at 9:30 a.m. The program is limited to the first 20 babies to arrive.

"As Good as It Gets" Coming to the Afternoon Movies for Adults (Fri. 24 Mar, 2017 1:45 pm - 2:45 pm)

The Scarsdale Public Library's Afternoon Movies for Adults series continues on Friday, March 24, at 1:45 p.m.at with "As Good as It Gets."
The movie stars Jack Nicholson as a compulsive-obsessive, homophobic romance novelist who is compelled by circumstances to get to know his gay neighbor (Greg Kinnear) and the waitress (Helen Hunt) who puts up with Nicholson's abuse over breakfast every morning.
Attendees can bring their own lunch; light refreshments will be provided.
Future movies include "Hail Caesar" on April 21.

Saturday, March 25, 2017

Sign Up for the Young Writers' Conference (Sat. 25 Mar, 2017 9:00 am - 12:00 pm)

pixiepiperThe Scarsdale PT Council is excited to announce that the Twenty Second annual Young Writers' Workshop will take place on Saturday, March 25th from nine until noon at the Scarsdale Middle School. Once again, this promises to be a fantastic morning. We are delighted to offer many new and interesting workshops, as well as some favorites from the past.

The morning will begin with a keynote presentation from Annabelle Fisher. What do a poisoned cup of tea, a thirteen-year-old car thief, a lizard-like bus bully, and a fifth grade descendant of Mother Goose have in common? The kids will find out when author, Annabelle Fisher, discusses how she turned some not so funny, real life experiences into humor and how young writers can too. Annabelle is currently writing her latest book THE SECRET DESTINY OF PIXIE PIPER, which reviewers have called "entertaining," "fresh," "creative," and "pretty darn charming." A sequel, PIXIE PIPER AND THE MATTER OF THE BATTER, will be released in May. Check out her website

Fisher will be joined by more than 25 top creative professionals from the New York area who will share their talents with students. This year, we're proud to welcome professionals from the worlds of publishing, journalism, technology, music, advertising, art and much more who will teach 30 workshops. These experts will help students develop skills in a wide range of media, from fashion and food reviewing, screenplay composition and commercial scripting, to criticism, story and character development and the art of the interview.

Registration is open online at www.young-writers-workshop.eventbrite.com for all Scarsdale residents from 3-5 grades.

Dr Seuss Birthday Celebration (Sat. 25 Mar, 2017 11:00 am - 12:00 pm)

It's Dr. Seuss's birthday and the Scarsdale Public Library is having a spectacular "Seuss Is Loose" celebration with the popular Miss Gigi and the Lend Me a Hand Band with Seuss songs and fun on Saturday, March 25, at 11 a.m. Theodor Seuss Geisel, who wrote and illustrated under the pseudonym Dr. Seuss, was born on March 2, 1904, in Springfield, MA. The program is for children 2 and up.

Sunday, March 26, 2017

Open House at Challenge Camp (Sun. 26 Mar, 2017 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm)

Open the door to a delightful and meaningful summer of fun and learning for your bright, curious child. Challenge Camp is an ACA accredited camp celebrating its 37th summer. Join them at their new fully air conditioned facility in Hartsdale, NY. Challenge is dedicated to providing meaningful opportunities for children aged 4-15 to realize their intellectual and personal potential. They offer over 100 enrichment courses ranging from 3D printing, architecture, art, chess, coding, cooking, drones, littleBits, magic, Minecraft, robotics, theater, and more. Sports options include Swimming, Fencing and Tae Kwon Do. Bus transportation and early/extended day options available. Please join them for an Open House on Sunday March 26, 2-4PM at their location. For more information, click here or call (914) 779-6024.

Challenge Camp
Schechter Westchester
555 West Hartsdale Avenue
Hartsdale, NY 10530

Bill Handwerker, grandson of Nathan's Famous founder, to speak at Scarsdale Library (Sun. 26 Mar, 2017 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm)

billy handwerker pictureBill Handwerker, the grandson of the "Original Nathan" will discuss his book, "Nathan's Famous: The First 100 Years of America's Favorite Frankfurter Company" at the Scarsdale Public Library on Sunday, March 26, at 2 p.m.

As a teenager, Handwerker worked at the Coney Island and Oceanside restaurants and after college, joined the family business. In "Nathan's Famous," Handwerker celebrates his grandfather's entrepreneurial spirit and his legacy in creating an American institution. He offers insight into the family behind the business and their journey from Poland to Coney Island to restaurant locations around the world.

"Bill Handwerker's book reminds us of the myriad of inspiring immigrant stories that have played out in America time and again," said Library Director Beth Bermel. "Nathan's Famous is a household name thanks to the hard work of Nathan Handwerker and his family."

This program is free and open to the public; registration is encouraged at the library website, scarsdalelibrary.org, or by calling the Reference Desk at 914-722-1302.

Copies of "Nathan's Famous: The First 100 Years of America's Favorite Frankfurter Company" will be available for purchase and signing. Guests are invited to enjoy their own Nathan's Famous frankfurter after the program.

Baby2Baby Spinathon (Sun. 26 Mar, 2017 3:00 pm - 4:45 pm)

The SHS Baby2Baby Club is hosting a Spinathon on Sunday, March 26 at Flywheel Scarsdale. The club last year at SHS — called Baby2Baby. Baby2Baby is large non-profit organization-- they provide low-income children ages 0-12 with diapers, clothing and basic necessities. By distributing to over 85 non-profit partner organizations including homeless and domestic violence shelters, Head Start programs, and children's hospitals, Baby2Baby will serve more than 100,000 children this year.

They had our first fundraiser last year with a 3-on-3 basketball tournament at Hooperstown. This year they are organizing a spin-a-thon at Flywheel Scarsdale on Sunday, March 26 from 3-3:45pm (check in will begin at 2:30). If you or your child would like to ride you must make an account with Flywheel at FLYWHEELSPORTS.COM (if you don't already have one). The cost is $30pp.

There are 47 bikes in the room, so the first 47 people to sign up will be the only people who will be able to spin, so please sign up soon before they run out! Please note the minimum age to ride is 13 years old. Everyone under the age of 18 is required to sign the attached waiver.

If you are busy and can't make it, please consider making a donation here

Monday, March 27, 2017

Time for Two's at Scarsdale Library (Mon. 27 Mar, 2017 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm)

Time for Twos, a special program for two year olds with stories and fun on Monday, March 27, at 4 p.m. This is a ticketed program, limited to the first 25 children to arrive. Tickets can be picked up from the Children's Room desk a half hour before the start of the program.

Author of "My Son Wears Heels" to Speak at the Scarsdale Library (Mon. 27 Mar, 2017 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm)

Julie Tarney, author of "My Son Wears Heels: One Mother's Journey from Clueless to Kickass," will speak at the Scarsdale Public Library on Monday, March 27, at 7:30 p.m.
The book is a memoir by a mother who in the early 1990s embraced her child's uniqueness, and her own, as she learned the truth about gender identity, expression and self-acceptance from her son. This was a time before the internet and open discussion of sexual identity and transgender issues.
Tarney is a board member of the It Gets Better Project and blogs for Huffington Post's "Queer Voices" page.
The program is co-sponsored by the library and the Jewish Community Center Mid-Westchester. Registration is required at the library website, scarsdalelibrary.org, or by calling (914) 722-1302.

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Petite Concert with Chi-Chi Lin Bestmann (Tue. 28 Mar, 2017 10:30 am - 11:30 am)

Chi-Chi Bestmann brings her viola and violin for pre-school children in another performance of Petite Concerts on Tuesday, March 28, at 10:30 a.m.

Traditional Tuesday Storytime at Scarsdale Library (Tue. 28 Mar, 2017 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm)

On Tuesday, March 28,at 4 p.m., the weekly Traditional Tuesday Storytime will feature stories and rhymes designed specifically for ages 3½ to 5.

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Multi-Generational Passover Experience (Wed. 29 Mar, 2017 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm)

All members of the community and all ages welcome. The evening, sponsored by the Women of SSTTE, will include a full catered dinner and an interesting exploration relating to the Passover Seder.

Cost is $36 per adult and free for students through Bar/Bat Mitzvah. Checks made out to the Women of SSTTE. Rides are available by emailing us at ssttewomen@sstte.org.

To RSVP, click here.

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Mother Goose for Walkers Up to Age Two (Thu. 30 Mar, 2017 10:00 am - 11:00 am)

On Thursday, March 30, the weekly Mother Goose for Walkers Up to Age Two will be held at 10 a.m.. This language enrichment program uses rhymes, songs and stories to stimulate listening, learning, speaking and reading skills. Mother Goose for Walkers is limited to the first 20 appropriately aged children. Attendees must have a ticket which are distributed on a first come, first served basis to Scarsdale cardholders in the Children's Room half an hour before the start of each session.

Program to Discuss Breast Density and Menopause at the Scarsdale Library (Thu. 30 Mar, 2017 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm)

"Learning About Women's Health," a program focusing on breast density and menopause, will be held at the Scarsdale Public Library on Monday, March 20, at 7 p.m. and again on Thursday, March 30, at noon. Registration is required for either session at the library website, scarsdalelibrary.org.

Dr. Jiyon Lee, MD, Clinical Associate Professor of Radiology at NYU School of Medicine, will discuss "Breast density: how mammography and ultrasound screening fit together-- for most of us."

Dr. Paula Randolph, MD, Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Columbia University Medical Center, will talk about "Menopause: the transition and great beyond."

This will be an informative, illustrated and lively program that will advance understanding of the two issues.
Refreshments will be served.

Needlemania! for grades 3 and up at Scarsdale Library (Thu. 30 Mar, 2017 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm)

At 4 p.m. on Thursday, March 30, children in grades 3 and up can come to Needlemania!, a crochet club. Participants have an opportunity to learn the basics or show off their existing skills while meeting new friends. Registration is required at the library website, scarsdalelibrary.org.

JCCMW Hosts A Salute to the Arts (Thu. 30 Mar, 2017 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm)

On Thursday, March 30, 2017 the JCC of Mid-Westchester will host its Annual Benefit, this year entitled A Salute to the Arts. The event will be held from 6:30pm to 9:30pm at the JCC at 999 Wilmot Road in Scarsdale. "Now, more than ever, the JCC needs the community to support its mission and growth" says Benefit co-chair Laura Sheppe Miller, a Scarsdale resident. Adds co-chair and fellow Scarsdale resident, Elise Flagg, "I am thrilled that we are focusing the spotlight on the Arts this year so that more people will have the opportunity to join us and learn about the wonderful programs at the JCC and its important presence right here in our back yard".

The event will also honor Peter Rothschild, past Board President, board member and longtime supporter of the JCC Mid-Westchester. Peter is a managing partner at RF Investment Partners and a resident of Scarsdale. A Salute to the Arts will feature the story of the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra, as told through film, musical performance, and dance.

Over 250 community members and supporters are expected to attend this highly anticipated event. A Salute to the Arts will celebrate the arts in various forms, featuring the JCC Dance School; Josh Aaronson, author; and Itamar Zorman, violinist. Additionally, the work of three artists will be displayed in a gallery setting; items will be for sale with a percentage of the proceeds benefitting the JCC of Mid-Westchester.

"JCC of Mid-Westchester has been a center for culture and arts for over 60 years" says Executive Director Karen Kolodny. "The benefit this year helps us to bring attention to our gem of a theater, the Bendheim Performing Arts Center. We are privileged to have this amazing space in our facility and honored to share it with the community. It is just one of the many elements that make the JCC a unique and special place for the Westchester community."

Westchester Theatre of Dance, under the direction of JCC Dance School Director, Jayne Santoro, will perform to Johann Pachelbel's "Cannon in D," with choreography by Mimi Wallace.

Josh Aaronson, Academy Award-nominated film producer and director, and co-author of the book "Orchestra of Exiles: The Story of Bronislaw Huberman, the Israel Philharmonic, and the One Thousand Jews He Saved from Nazi Horrors", will present an excerpt of the film based on his book.

Violinist Itamar Zorman will perform to a backdrop of images from the original Israel Philharmonic. Itamar has appeared with The Israel Philharmonic, The American Symphony Orchestra in Carnegie Hall, The Tokyo Symphony, Jerusalem Symphony, Haifa Symphony, and St. Petersburg Philharmonic. His participation was secured in cooperation with the Westchester Philharmonic.

The artwork of Tova Snyder and David Stahl will be on display and for sale, along with the "Passage to Israel" exhibit, a traveling gallery that features various renowned Israeli artists.

JCC of Mid-Westchester provides numerous programs and services to the Westchester community, providing stimulating lectures, concerts and panel discussions for active adults to aging-in-place seniors and those who are residing at local assisted living facilities; gymnastics, swim, dance and fitness programs for all ages; a home for special needs programming for children, teens and an adult special needs community gardening projects; a flourishing nursery school and day camps for children from age 2; speech, occupational and physical therapy for children; and the "Witness Theatre," an innovative intergenerational journey for Holocaust survivors and high school students. Just as important it welcomes people from all backgrounds and religions.

For sponsorship or ticket opportunities, call 914-472-7672 or go online to www.jccmw.org/benefit2017

Friday, March 31, 2017

Baby Free Play at Scarsdale Library (Fri. 31 Mar, 2017 9:30 am - 10:30 am)

On Friday, March 31, at 9:30 a.m., it's Baby Free Play when pre-walkers have their opportunity for free play and to socialize.

Coloring for Adults at the Scarsdale Library (Fri. 31 Mar, 2017 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm)

The popular coloring for adults sessions at the Scarsdale Public Library continue in the coming weeks with two sessions scheduled in March. Scarsdale residents can join their friends and neighbors for a relaxing interlude of coloring and music in an activity that has become a new trend to relieve stress.
The library will provide materials and sweets; attendees can bring their own supplies.

Sessions will be held on Monday, March 13, at 6:30 p.m. and Friday, March 31, at 2:30 p.m.
Registration is required at the library website, scarsdalelibrary.org, by phone 722-1300, or in person.

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