What’s Happening – April 2015

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Thursday 2

Jewelry and Beading Workshop:  At 3 p.m. for teens at the Warner Library in Tarrytown.  To register call 631-7734 or the Reference Desk.

Saturday 4

“Someone Must Wash the Dishes”:  At 2 p.m. actress Michele LaRue performs this anti-suffrage satire at the Irvington Public Library.  To register call 591-7840 or visit www.irvingtonlibrary.org.

Concert:  Robby Krieger of The Doors performs at 8 p.m. at the Tarrytown Music Hall. Call 877-840-0457 or visit www.tarrytownmusichall.org.

Concert:  Joan Osborne performs at 8 p.m. at the Purple Crayon Center in Hastings-on-Hudson.  Call 231-9077 or visit www.purplecrayoncenter.org.

Monday 6

Multicultural/Bilingual Book Group:  At 6:30 p.m. grades 4-6 discuss “The Dreamer” by Pam Munoz Ryan at the Warner Library in Tarrytown.  Call 631-7734 or visit www.warnerlibrary.org.

Tuesday 7

Tax Incentive Programs for Small Businesses:  At 8:30 a.m. presentation by Executive Director of Westchester Country Industrial Development Agency and Local Development Corporation at the Warner Library in Tarrytown.  Register at www.greatersleepyhollowtarrytown.com.

Improve Your Bird Photography:  At 7 p.m. with Rick Sammon at Teatown Lake Reservation in Ossining.  Call 762-2912, ext. 110 or visit www.teatown.org.

Wednesday 8

Free Energy for All:  At 7:30 p.m. learn how you can generate energy from the sun on your own property at the Greenburgh Nature Center in Scarsdale.  Program co-sponsored by the Sierra Club Lower Hudson Group.  Call 723-3470 or visit www.newyork.sierraclub.org/LHG.

“Two Days, One Night”:  This story about the waning of solidarity in the modern economy is showing at 8 p.m. at the Nyack Center, Broadway at Depew.   Call 845-353-2568 or visit www.rivertownfilm.org.

Thursday 9

How to Better Market and Grow Your Construction Business:  6:30 p.m. at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in White Plains.  RSVP to the Builders Institute at 273-0730.

Warner Library Book Group:  Meets at 7 p.m. to discuss “DePotter’s Grand Tour” by Joanna Scott. Call 631-7734 or visit www.warnerlibrary.org.

Thursday Evening Book Group:  At 7 p.m. discusses “The Women Behind the New Deal: The Life of Francis Perkins” by Kirstin Downey at the Ossining Public Library.  Call 941-2416 or visit www.ossininglibrary.org.

Introduction to Facebook:  At 7 p.m. at the Warner Library in Tarrytown.  To register call 631-7734.

Concert:  The Midtown Men perform at 7:30 p.m. at the Tarrytown Music Hall. Call 877-840-0457 or visit www.tarrytownmusichall.org.

Saturday 11

Alexander Technique Demonstration:  At 1 p.m. get instruction in this pain and stress relief program at the Warner Library in Tarrytown.  To register call 631-7734.

Virtual Tour of the Jungle Rivers of South America:  At 2 p.m. slide presentation by Irma and Bob Mandel at the Irvington Public Library.  To register call 591-7840 or visit www.irvingtonlibrary.org/adultp.htm.

“Pinkalicious the Musical”:  Performance at 2 p.m. at the Tarrytown Music Hall. Call 877-840-0457 or visit www.tarrytownmusichall.org.

“Lost & Found”:  At 8 p.m. a night of music & comedy featuring Scott Horwitz & Michael Sabath at the Irvington Town Hall Theater.   E-mail boxoffice@irvingtonny.gov  or visit www.IrvingtonTheater.com.

Concert:  “Dead on Live – Celebrating 50 Years of the Grateful Dead” at 8 p.m. at the Tarrytown Music Hall. Call 877-840-0457 or visit www.tarrytownmusichall.org.

Sunday 12

Winter Farm Market:  From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Farm Store at Stone Barns Center for Food and Agriculture in Pocantico Hills.  Call 366-6200 or visit www.stonebarnscenter.org.

Hastings Flea Market:  From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Metro North train station parking lot.  Also food and entertainment.  Call (646) 709-4308 or visit www.hastingsflea.com.

Open Wide:  At 1 p.m. learn all about snakes and lizards at the Greenburgh Nature Center in Scarsdale.  Call 723-3470 or visit www.greenburghnaturecenter.org.

Vernal Pool Visitors:  At 1 p.m. see what’s “hop”pening at Teatown Lake Reservation in Ossining.  Call 762-2912, ext. 110 or visit www.teatown.org.

Demystifying Medicare:  Presentation at 1:30 p.m. at the Ossining Public Library.  Call 941-2416 or visit www.ossininglibrary.org.

“Bring It On”:  At 2 p.m. hear a variety of original music by both new and older artists at the Irvington Town Hall Theater.   E-mail boxoffice@irvingtonny.gov  or visit www.IrvingtonTheater.com.

Author Event/Annual Meeting:  At 2 p.m. Sidney Horenstein discusses “Large Cities and the Natural World” at the Friends of the Old Croton Aqueduct meeting at the Irvington Public Library.  Visit www.aqueduct.org.

Artist Conversations:  At 3 p.m. with Mansheng Wang at Estherwood Mansion, The Masters School, Dobbs Ferry, moderated by Christina Ha.    For reservations call 412-5120 or visit www.riverarts.org.

Monday 13

Community Engagement for Vibrant Public Spaces and Sustainable Development:  Presentation at 7 p.m. at the Warner Library in Tarrytown.  Call 631-7734 or visit www.warnerlibrary.org.

Cabaret on the Hudson:  At 8 p.m. enjoy an evening of song mixed with wonderful stories at Irvington Town Hall Theatre.   E-mail boxoffice@irvingtonny.gov  or visit www.IrvingtonTheater.com.

Wednesday 15

“A Hard Day’s Night”:  $5 film at 7 p.m. at the Tarrytown Music Hall. Call 877-840-0457 or visit www.tarrytownmusichall.org.

Holocaust Remembrance Day:  At 7:30 p.m. Ruth Bachner will talk about her experiences on Kristallnacht at Temple Beth Abraham in Tarrytown.  Call 631-1770 or e-mail adulted@tba-ny.org

Thursday 16

Third Thursdays:  Network with local leaders and business owners from 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. at Sunnyside Federal in Irvington.  Call 591-8000, ext. 116 or visit www.sunnysidefederal.com.

Assassination of President Lincoln:  At 7 p.m. presentation by local historian John Muranelli at the Ossining Public Library.  Call 941-2416 or visit www.ossininglibrary.org.

SAT Test Changes:  Workshop for parents and teens at 7 p.m. at the Warner Library in Tarrytown.  Call 631-7734 to register.

Friday 17

Third Friday in Tarrytown:  Come to Main St. & S. Washington from 5 p.m. and tarry in town with live music, food and treats.  Call 631-8347 or visit www.tarrytownthirdfriday.com.

Penny Social:  Doors open at 6:30 p.m., calling begins at 8 p.m. at Transfiguration Church Hall in Tarrytown, sponsored by the Ladies Ancient Order of Hibernians Division 11.  Call 631-4306 or 631-4137.

Jazz Concert:  Fourplay performs at 8 p.m. at the Tarrytown Music Hall. Call 877-840-0457 or visit www.tarrytownmusichall.org.

Saturday 18

Book Sale:  From 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Warner Library in Tarrytown.  Call 631-7734 or visit www.warnerlibrary.org .  Also April 19.

Earth Day Celebration:  From 10 a.m. to 12 noon join the Tarrytown Environmental Advisory Council clean-up at either Patriots Park, the skating shed at the Lake or Neperan Park.  Call 552-1991 or visit www.tarrytownenvironmental.org.

Signs of Spring:  At 1 p.m. explore the trails and see who is awake at the Greenburgh Nature Center in Scarsdale.  Call 723-3470 or visit www.greenburghnaturecenter.org.

Money Talks:  At 2 p.m. presentation on how to be financially successful at the Ossining Public Library.  To register call 941-2416, ext. 327.

Chamber Music:  At 8 p.m. Friends of Music present the Modigliani Quartet at Briarcliff High School in Briarcliff Manor.  Call 861-5080 or visit www.friendsofmusicconcerts.org.

Concert:  Lera Lynn performs at 8 p.m. at the Purple Crayon Center in Hastings-on-Hudson.  Call 231-9077 or visit www.purplecrayoncenter.org.

JCC Band Night:  At 8 p.m. enjoy the music of Bad Art at Set Back Inn in Tarrytown.  RSVP to https://eventbrite.com/event/15949813321/ or www.jcconthehudson.org.

Concert:  Over the Rhine performs at 8 p.m. at Irvington Town Hall Theatre.   E-mail boxoffice@irvingtonny.gov  or visit www.IrvingtonTheater.com.

Concert:  David Bromberg & Larry Campbell and Bela Fleck & Abigail Washburn perform at 8 p.m. at the Tarrytown Music Hall. Call 877-840-0457 or visit www.tarrytownmusichall.org.

Sunday 19

Earth Day & Arbor Day Celebration:  From 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Greenburgh Nature Center in Scarsdale.  Call 723-3470 or visit www.greenburghnaturecenter.org for list of activities.

Meet Your Elected Officials:  At 2 p.m. come face to face with your representatives in government at the Warner Library in Tarrytown.  Call 631-7734 or visit www.warnerlibrary.org.

Hudson Harp Consort:  From 3:30 p.m. – 5 p.m. selection of Elizabethan music and scenes from Shakespeare at Neighborhood House in Tarrytown.  Call 631-0205 or visit www.theneighborhoodhouse.org.

“The Yellow Ticket”:  At 4 p.m. Alicia Svigals performs her original score to this 1918 silent film, followed by Q&A, at the Irvington Town Hall Theater.  Visit www.irvingontheater.com .

Chamber Music:  At 4 p.m. The Caravel String Trio performs at the Irvington Public Library.  Call 591-7840 or visit www.irvingtonlibrary.org.

Monday 20 to Friday 24

Eco-Kids Week:  Celebrate Earth Day with stories, songs and recycled crafts at the Warner Library in Tarrytown.  Call 631-7734 or visit www.warnerlibrary.org.

Monday 20

Senior Supportive Housing:  At 10 a.m. learn about housing for seniors in Westchester Country at the Ossining Public Library.  Call 941-2416 or visit www.ossininglibrary.org.

In Words and Music: The Story of the Yiddish Theater: At 10:30 a.m. presentation by Dr. Diane Cypkin and pianist Lena Panfilova at JCC on the Hudson in Tarrytown.   Call 366-7898 or visit www.jcconthehudson.org.

Author Visit:  At 7 p.m. Marilyn Johnson speaks about her book “Lives in Ruins: Archaeologists and the Seductive Lure of Human Rubble” at the Warner Library in Tarrytown.  Call 631-7734 or visit www.warnerlibrary.org.

After Equality: “Queering” Jewish Theology:  Presentation by Dr. Jay Michaelson at Greenburg Hebrew Center in Dobbs Ferry.   Registration required.  Call 366-7898 or visit www.jcconthehudson.org.

Tuesday 21

Web Resources Demonstration:  At 2 p.m. reference librarians demonstrate these free valuable services at the Warner Library in Tarrytown.  To register call 631-7734 or visit the Reference Desk.

Annual Fundraiser:  Wine tasting, supper and entertainment from 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. at Neighborhood House in Tarrytown.  Call 631-0205 or visit www.theneighborhoodhouse.org.

Wednesday 22

Yom Ha’atzamaut:  At 7 p.m. celebrate Israel’s Independence Day with a buffet dinner, short service and folk dancing at Temple Beth Abraham in Tarrytown.  RSVP by April 15 to IsraelCommittee@tba-ny.org.

Pride”:  This film which relates the uneasy coalition between striking Welsh mineworkers and gay activists during the ‘80s is showing at 8 p.m. at the Nyack Center, Broadway at Depew.   Call 845-353-2568 or visit www.rivertownfilm.org.

Thursday 23

“From Shtetl to Swing”:  This documentary about Jewish emigration to America will be shown at 1 p.m. at JCC on the Hudson in Tarrytown.   Call 366-7898 or visit www.jcconthehudson.org.

What’s Cooking at Warner!:  At 7 p.m. Andrea Begent demonstrates recipes from her book “Satisfying Salads” at the Warner Library in Tarrytown. To register call 631-7734 or visit the Reference Desk.

Studio Tour Talk:  At 7 p.m. Art Advisor Betty Krulik speaks about “The ABCs of Collecting” at Curious-On-Hudson in Dobbs Ferry.  Call 274-8205 or visit www.riverarts.org.

Friday 24

Women’s Circle:  At 5:45 p.m. explore Jewish Women’s issues and discuss the story of Jezebal at Temple Beth Abraham in Tarrytown.  Call 631-1770 or e-mail adulted@tba-ny.org   to RSVP.

Saturday 25

Sheep Shearing Fest:  From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Stone Barns Center for Food and Agriculture in Pocantico Hills.  Call 366-6200 or visit www.stonebarnscenter.org.

YMCA Healthy Kids Day & Rotary Duck Derby: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Patriot’s Park in Tarrytown.  Also sponsored by The Hudson Independent.  Call  418-5561 or 631-0675.

RiverArts Studio Tour:  From 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. take a self-guided tour of private studios featuring work of renowned and emerging artists in Hastings, Ardsley, Dobbs Ferry and Irvington.  Call 412-5120, e-mail studiotour@riverarts.org or visit www.riverarts.org.   Also April 26.

Nature Art:  At 1 p.m. explore nature’s wonders and create your own piece of beauty to take home at the Greenburgh Nature Center in Scarsdale.  Call 723-3470 or visit www.greenburghnaturecenter.org.

“The Music Man Jr.”:  Presented by Clocktower Players Kids Troupe at 2 p.m. & 7 p.m. at the Irvington Town Hall Theater.  E-mail boxoffice@irvingtonny.gov  or visit www.IrvingtonTheater.com.  Also April 26 at noon & 4 p.m.

Concert:  At 2:30 p.m. enjoy singer/songwriter Dylan Human and his band at the Warner Library in Tarrytown.  Call 631-7734 or visit www.warnerlibrary.org.

Artistry Dance Project’s Spring Gala:  At 7 p.m. at the Tarrytown Music Hall. Call 877-840-0457 or visit www.tarrytownmusichall.org.

Sunday 26

Blood Drive:  From 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Temple Beth Abraham in Tarrytown.  For appointment call 631-1770.

Gem Hunt:  At 11 a.m. for ages 5-7 and 1 p.m. for ages 8 and older at the Greenburgh Nature Center in Scarsdale.  Call 723-3470 or visit www.greenburghnaturecenter.org.

Colors of Nature:  At 1 p.m. meet at the RiverWalk Center in Kingsland Point Park, Sleepy Hollow and see the colors of spring on a walk to the lighthouse.   Call 762-2912, ext. 110 or visit www.teatown.org.

“Dear Mom and Dad”:  At 3 p.m. a theatrical reading created and performed by Catherin Ladnier at Lyndhurst in Tarrytown.   Call 366-7898 or visit www.jcconthehudson.org.

Monday 27

Stop at the Red Apple Rest:  At 10:30 a.m. relive the drive up to the Catskills with author Elaine Freed Lindenblatt at JCC on the Hudson in Tarrytown.   Call 366-7898 or visit www.jcconthehudson.org.

Children’s Day:  At 6:30 p.m. dancer Rebecca Thomas with guitarist David Castellano demonstrates Flamenco at the Warner Library in Tarrytown.  Call 631-7734 or visit www.warnerlibrary.org.

Assassination of Abraham Lincoln:  At 7 p.m. illustrated lecture by local historian John Muranelli at the Warner Library in Tarrytown.  Call 631-7734 or visit www.warnerlibrary.org.

Tuesday 28

Paperback Book Sale:  From 10 a.m. at the Ossining Public Library.  Call 941-2416 or visit www.ossininglibrary.org.

Yiddish Class with Maddy Simon:  At 12:30 p.m. at JCC on the Hudson in Tarrytown.   Call 366-7898 or visit www.jcconthehudson.org.

Wednesday 29

Spanish Book Club:  At 7 p.m. discusses “Vuelo del Cisne” by Rosario Ferre at the Ossining Public Library.  Call 941-2416 or visit www.ossininglibrary.org.

Comedy Night:  Joel Chasnoff performs at 7:30 p.m. at Temple Beth Abraham in Tarrytown.  Call 366-7898 or visit www.jcconthehudson.org.

Thursday 30

Student Fashion Show:  At 6 p.m. at Westchester Community College Academic Arts building in Valhalla.  E-mail mrryangomes@gmail.com.

Hudson Valley UFOs:  At 7 p.m. Linda Zimmerman discusses her book “In the Night Sky” at the Warner Library in Tarrytown.  Call 631-7734 or visit www.warnerlibrary.org.

League of Women Voters Book Club:  Meets at 7 p.m. to discuss “Hand to Mouth, Living Bootstrap in America: by Linda Tirado at the Warner Library in Tarrytown.   Call 631-7734 or visit www.warnerlibrary.org.

Friday 1

“A Year with Frog and Toad”:  Presented by Broadway Training Center Junior Ensemble at 7 p.m. at the Irvington Town Hall Theater.   E-mail boxoffice@irvingtonny.gov  or visit www.IrvingtonTheater.com.  Also May2 at 7 p.m. & May 3 at 3 p.m.

Saturday 2

“Rapunzel! Rapunzel!”:  A new musical performed at 2 p.m. at the Tarrytown Music Hall. Call 877-840-0457 or visit www.tarrytownmusichall.org.

Ongoing

FrameWorks: Art on Film:  April 1 – 7 at Jacob Burns Film Center in Pleasantville.  Call 747-5555 or visit www.burnsfilmcenter.org.

Sit-Spot and the Art of Inner Tracking: Four Saturdays at 10 a.m. starting April 4 Lynn Trotta of Sagefire Institute teaches two ancient and universal core routines of awareness at Teatown Lake Reservation in Ossining.  Call 762-2912, ext. 110 or visit www.teatown.org.

Westchester Jewish Film Festival:  April 8-30 at Jacob Burns Film Center in Pleasantville.  Call 747-5555 or visit www.burnsfilmcenter.org.

“West Side Story”:  April 9 – July 5 at the Westchester Broadway Theatre in Elmsford.  Dinner at 6:15 p.m. & show at 8 p.m.  Call 592-2222 or visit www.broadwaytheatre.com.

Exhibit:  View the watercolors of Linda Perlmutter and her students at the Warner Library in Tarrytown.  Call 631-7734 or visit www.warnerlibrary.org.

Exhibit:  Representative works by area artists involved in the RiverArts Studio Tour on display at the Irvington Public Library.  Reception April 6 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.  Call 591-7840 or visit www.irvingtonlibrary.org.

Exhibits:  Photographs by Winifred Boyd and fabric display by Anita Sklar at the Ossining Public Library.  Reception April 4 at 2 p.m. for Boyd.  Call 941-2416 or visit www.ossininglibrary.org.

Exhibit:  The work of Tjasa Owen will be shown April 25 – May 17 at the Canfin Gallery, 39 Main St., Tarrytown.  Call 332-4554 or visit www.CanfinGallery.com.

SENIORS 

AARP Taxpayer Assistance:
Available every Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. until April 14 at the Warner Library in Tarrytown.   Sign up at the Reference Desk or call 631-7734.

Senior Benefits Information Center:  Wednesdays from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. a representative from the Medicare Rights Center is on hand at the Warner Library in Tarrytown.  Sign up at the Reference Desk or call 631-7734.  To ask questions outside regular counseling hours call 269-7765.

Senior Van: Beginning at 9 a.m. Monday through Friday, a van is available for seniors who need transportation.  Call the Tarrytown Village Hall at 631-7873 or the Sleepy Hollow Recreation Dept. at 366-5109.

Hot Lunch:  Plus other activities Monday to Friday 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Neighborhood House in Tarrytown.  Suggested contribution $3.  Call 330-3855 .

THE NEIGHBORHOOD HOUSE

43 Wildey St., Tarrytown, 631-0205

Greenburgh Nutrition Program:  See Hot Lunch above.

Computer Class:  Tuesdays (please call).

Memoir writing:  1 p.m. April 14 and 28.

Annual Fundraiser:  6 p.m. to 8 p.m. April 21

Yoga on the chair: 11:15 a.m. Wednesdays and Fridays.

Art workshop:  1 p.m. Wednesdays.

Tai Chi:  11 a.m. Thursdays.

Senior canteen: informal social group, 1 p.m. Thursdays.

Movies:  1 p.m. Fridays.

Bridge and card club: 1 p.m. Fridays.

Hudson Harp Consort:  From 3:30 p.m. – 5 p.m. April 19.

TARRYTOWN SENIOR CENTER

Pierson Park, 631-2304.  Annual donation is $15.

Meetings:  1 p.m. April 7 and 21, followed by games.

Exercise:  10 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.

Nickel bingo:  12:30 p.m. Mondays.

Cards: 1 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays (3 p.m. on meeting days).

Yoga:  10 a.m. Thursdays.

Spring Fling:  12 noon to 4 p.m. April 23 at Tappan Hill.

Book club:  1 p.m. April 24.

Other classes:  Check bulletin board.

Pool tables:  Available any time.

Closed April 3 for Good Friday

JAMES F. GALGANO SENIOR CENTER

55 Elm St., Sleepy Hollow,
631-0390. Annual donation is $10, due before March 1.

Meetings:  1 p.m. April 6 and 20, followed by bingo.

Exercise class: 11:30 a.m. Tuesdays.

Nickel bingo: 1 p.m. Tuesdays.

Yoga: 10:30 a.m. Thursdays.

Exercise class:  10:15 a.m. Fridays.

Knitting:  1 p.m. Fridays.

Open weekdays for socializing, card playing, etc.:  1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Closed April 3 for Good Friday

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