10 Years Or More Post-Diagnosis: An Open Discussion

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A free program presented by Support Connection, Inc. Open to people nationwide who were diagnosed with breast, ovarian or gynecological cancer 10 or more years ago. Pre-registration is required. To register, call Support Connection no later than 5 pm NY time on Fri., March 5: 914-962-6402 or 800-532-4290. Have short-term side effects become long-term? Are you confused or do you just have questions about changes in  treatment recommendations and follow-up protocol since you were diagnosed? Has the pandemic impacted this […]

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Stress and Insomnia: Breaking the Cycle with Ayurveda

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InTuesday, March 9, 6:15-7:30pm/A free Zoom health session with Dr. Kaushik. Dr. Kaushik’s Ayurvedic and Naturopathic Clinic. Come and discover: Causes for insomnia and/or interrupted sleep patterns Why 8 hours may not be the correct amount of sleep for you How to regain balance and establish the right sleep pattern for you If age has anything to do with your sleep pattern Body types that are more prone to stress and how to compensate Foods that reduce stress and foods […]

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The Secret History of Women’s Speech with Dana Rubin

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Women have been speaking in public for hundreds of years, but you wouldn’t know it from the history books. In this interactive talk, Dana Rubin will explain how women’s public voice has shaped history, even if the history books don’t acknowledge it. She’ll tell stories about Rivertowns women who spoke in public, and she’ll share tips and strategies for putting your voice into the marketplace of ideas. Dana is the Founder and Curator of the Speaking While Female Speech Bank, […]

$10

Backyard Wildlife: Bat Conservation

A look into the bat species that call Westchester home, their roles in our local ecosystems, and how to live alongside these fabulous creatures. Program includes information on the unique challenges North American bats are facing, and how to select and install bat boxes. Presented by Wendy Bosco of Miami University. Tickets are Pay-as-you-wish. Registration can be found here: https://teatown.ticketleap.com/backyard-wildlife-bat.../ Program to take place over Zoom. Participants will receive the access code/link upon registration. Wendy Bosco is a researcher and […]

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Bending Atmospheres:A Journey from Inner to Outer Space by Glenn J. Butler and  W. B. King

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Wednesday., March 10, 2021 at 7 pm Bending Atmospheres: A Journey from Inner to Outer Space by Glenn J. Butler and  W. B. King Register for this webinar at:  https://bit.ly/3rnBjyC Journey with Glenn J. Butler, author of the memoir, Bending Atmospheres. From early snorkeling lessons with his World War II veteran father in Florida, to Caribbean SCUBA diving trips, to working on Jacques Cousteau’s famed Calypso in Canada to consulting with NASA on Hubble Space Telescope repairs, Bending Atmospheres is […]

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Sleepy Hollow Board of Trustees Candidate Forum

Zoom Event Tarrytown

The Rivertowns League of Women Voters and Mothers Out Front Westchester Rivertowns are co-sponsoring a candidates forum for the Sleepy Hollow Village Board of Trustees election. Four candidates are running for three positions on the board of trustees. Tom Andruss, Jared Rodriguez and Denise Scaglione are running on the Unite Sleepy Hollow party and Dan Convissor is running on the Change for the Better party.  All have agreed to participate in the forum that will be held via Zoom on […]

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For Men Only, Let’s Talk: An Open Discussion For Men With A Spouse Or Partner Going Through Cancer

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Open to men nationwide who have a spouse or partner living with breast, ovarian or gynecological cancer. Pre-registration is required. To register, call Support Connection, 914-962-6402 or 800-532-4290. Must register no later than 5 pm (NY time) on Mon., March 15.  It may be your spouse or partner who has been diagnosed with cancer, but it also affects you, as well as your family. You want to help and be supportive, but it’s not always easy to know how. Speaking […]

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Storyteller April Armstrong presents Girl Power: Stories and Songs from Near and Far

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 Girl Power: Stories from Near and Far In celebration of Women's History Month: Join award winning storyteller, April Armstrong (2020 JJ Reneaux Emerging Artist Award from the National Storytelling Network) as she shares stories and songs of inspiring and courageous women. Sign-up for the link to the event: warnerjuvprogram@gmail.com / An event for the whole family. 22 de marzo a las 6:30 por Zoom / El Poder Femenino: Historias y Canciones de Cerca y Lejos En celebración del mes de la Mujer: Relatadora de cuentos April Armstorng, compartirá historias […]

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A Quest for Redemption

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One man’s shocking discovery of his family’s racist legacy. How would you respond? In 2008, poet and essayist J. Chester Johnson was asked to write the Litany of Offense and Apology for a National Day of Repentance when the Episcopal Church formally apologized for its role in transatlantic slavery. In his research, he learned about the 1919 Elaine Massacre, in which more than 100 African-American men, women, and children were killed by white vigilantes and federal troops. Then, digging further, […]

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The Westchester Poetry Festival at the Masters School

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Reginald Dwayne Betts is the keynote poet for the 10th annual Poetry Festival co hosted by the Masters. School and The Hudson Valley Writers Center.  Joining him are 5 additional published poets: Margo Taft- Stever, Sean Silver, Tyree Daye, Aaron Coleman and Lelia Chatti.  The student spoken word group, Outspoken, will add the refreshing voices of youth

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Common Questions About Bone Health and Cancer

A free program presented by Support Connection, Inc. Open to people who have or have had breast, ovarian or gynecological cancer. Pre-registration is required. To register, call Support Connection: 914-962-6402 or 800-532-4290. Must register no later than 5 pm (NY time) on Mon., April 19. After being diagnosed with and treated for breast, ovarian or gynecological cancer, most wonder about possible long-term changes to their bodies. The impact of cancer treatment on bone health is one of the issues often […]

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An Evening with Author Susan Wiggs

Zoom Event Tarrytown

A fundraiser to benefit Support Connection’s free breast and ovarian cancer support services. Join #1 New York Times Bestseller Author Susan Wiggs in a lively, funny, honest discussion about friends and fiction. The author of The Oysterville Sewing Circle and other beloved novels that illuminate the lives of women will answer questions and suggest ways to connect and support one another in today’s world. Susan Wiggs’s novels have appeared in the #1 spot on the New York Times Bestseller List, […]

$35.00