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Fiction Reading by Sigrid Nunez & Jim Tilley

Writers Sigrid Nunez and Jim Tilley will reach from their works. Tickets are $10, or $5 for members / students / seniors. Please register at https://www.writerscenter.org/calendar/nuneztilley/ Sigrid Nunez has published seven novels, including The Friend (Rive... More »

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Reading by John James, Diane Mehta, and Daniel Poppick

These three writers will read from their latest works. Tickets are $10 or $5 for HVWC members / students / seniors. Please purchase at https://www.writerscenter.org/calendar/jamesmehtapoppick/ John James is the author of The Milk Hours (Milkweed, 2019), select... More »

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Westchester: The Racial History of an Iconic American Suburb

At the next meeting of REPAIR, Robert Marchant, journalist and author of the new book, Westchester: History of an Iconic Suburb, will share what he has learned about the often troubled racial history of our communities. He has delved deeply into the history of... More »

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Book Club at Temple Beth Abraham

This month’s selection:  Button Man by Andrew Gross  “…a stirring story of a Jewish family brought together in the dawn of the women’s garment business and torn apart by the birth of organized crime in New York City in the 1930’s.” (Amazon) Both historical thr... More »

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FerryCon 2020

Come out to our 2nd Annual FREE all ages Comic Con style event at the Dobbs Ferry Public Library, featuring a ton of vendors, performers, comics, artists, and more!  More specific info will be posted to our website as event gets closer. More »

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Temple Beth Abraham Books@Night

This month’s selection: Ariel Samson: Freelance Rabbi by MaNishtana Ariel Samson is just your run of the mill anomaly: a 20-something black Orthodox Jewish rabbi looking for love, figuring out life, and floating between at least two worlds. Luckily, it gets wo... More »

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Book Club at Temple Beth Abraham

An Unorthodox Match by Naomi Ragen “California girl Lola has her life all set up: business degree, handsome fiancé, fast track career, when suddenly, without warning, everything tragically implodes.  After years fruitlessly searching for love, marriage and chi... More »

The Westchester Poetry Festival at the Masters School

The Westchester Poetry Festival celebrates its 10th year! Poet Dwayne Betts writes about his own experience, detailing his trek from incarceration to Yale Law School and the role that grit, perseverance and literature played in his success. As a teenager in ma... More »

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Notes from the HVWC: Bringing Writing to LIFE

by Joan Potter It was the first day of my fourth-grade writing workshop at the RSHM Life Center in Sleepy Hollow. The mission of the Center, which is directed by Sister Susan Gardella, is to serve the needy. Among its many services is an after-school program, ... More »