What’s Happening – June 2018
Mixed Media Creations: Mixed Media Creations at the Shames JCC, 271 S. Broadway, Tarrytown, will be held on June 1, 8, 15 and 22 from 10:30 a.m. to noon. It will be taught by multi-media artist Renee Shamosh. The fee for members is $100 and $120 for non-members, plus a $20 materials fee that will be paid to the instructor at the first class Info: 366-7898.
Walk Safe Irvington: The third annual Walk Safe Irvington pedestrian safety campaign PSA Video Festival is now accepting entries. It is open to Irvington students in grades six through 12. The submission deadline is June 10. For more information and to download entry forms, visit the SlowDownIrvington Facebook page or e-mail SlowDownIrvington@gmail.com.
The awards ceremony will occur on Celebrate Irvington Day (June 17).
Photo Exhibit: The Ground Glass, a Westchester-based association of fine art photographers, is exhibiting a selection of work by 11 members at the Pound Ridge Public Library’s Schaffner Gallery; through June 23 A reception with the photographers will be held on June 9, from 1 to 3 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. The Pound Ridge Library is located at 271 Westchester Ave. Info: http://www.poundridgelibrary.org/hours–directions—contact.html.
Israeli Folk Dancing: Israeli Folk Dancing with Leng will be held on June 6, 20 and 27. at Temple Beth Abraham, 25 Leroy Ave., Tarrytown. Beginners will dance from 7 to 8 p.m. and open dance and instruction will be held from 8 to 10 p.m. RSVP is required; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call the Temple Office at 631-1770.
Pride Shabbat: June is LGBTQ+ Pride Month and Temple Beth Abraham, 25 Leroy Ave., Tarrytown, will host a Pride Shabbat Reform Service, open to all: singles, families, students, and guests, at 7:30 p.m.
Moth Magic: The free program “A Little Moth Magic” will be held from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Cliffdale Farm at Teatown Lake Reservation, 1600 Spring Valley Rd., Ossining. Join Charlie Roberto as he lights up the night to attract moths and other flying insects. Info: 762-2912, Ext 126.
Machine Performs Pink Floyd: The Machine will perform Pink Floyd’s 30th Anniversary at 8 p.m. at the Tarrytown Music Hall, 13 Main St. Info: http://tarrytownmusichall.org.
Jewish In America: Jewish in America, a brunch and lecture will be held at noon at Temple Beth Abraham, 25 Leroy Ave., Tarrytown. Author and Swarthmore College Professor of Political Science Richard Rubin will present a lecture and discussion on the social history of Jewish Identity in America. The brunch is free for TBA members; $10 for guests. Registration requested: bit.ly/TBA-Rubin.
Kids Carnival: Greenburgh Hebrew Center and PJ Library are sponsoring a free Kids’ Carnival at the Dobbs Ferry Waterfront Park (overlooking the Hudson River, next to the Dobbs Ferry Metro North Station); from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Enjoy the bounce house, games, stories, and Shabbat themed crafts. Rain location: Greenburgh Hebrew Center, 515 Broadway, Dobbs Ferry. To RSVP or for questions contact Stacey at PJLibrary@g-h-c.org.
Cinzia’s Star Studded Showcase: Cinzia’s Star Studded Showcase will be held at 10 a.m. at the Tarrytown Music Hall, 13 Main St. Info: http://tarrytownmusichall.org.
Auto Show: The Rock “N” Rods Automobile Show will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Lyndhurst. Lyndhurst’s historic grounds will feature a unique range of classic and vintage cars shown by Rock ‘N’ Rods NY.
Circus Adventure: Westchester Circus Arts presents: Alice in Wonderland; a Circus Adventure at 4 p.m. at the Tarrytown Music Hall, 13 Main St. Info: http://tarrytownmusichall.org.
Plastic Bags Impact: Bag It! Is Your Life Too Plastic?, the documentary film about the impact of plastic bags, will be screened at 7:30 p.m. at the Greenburgh Nature Center 99 Dromore Rd., Scarsdale, which is co-sponsoring the film presentations. Refreshments will be served by the Sierra Club at 7 p.m.
Bingo Nights: The Sleepy Hollow Fire Department sponsors bingo nights every second and fourth Saturday of the month at 55 Elm St., Sleepy Hollow. Doors open at 5 p.m.; games start at 7 p.m. You must be 18 or older to play.
Rivertown Film: Rivertown Films has scheduled a screening of The Death of Stalin on June 13 at the Nyack Center, Broadway at Depew.at 8 p.m. Information: 845-353-2568 or www.rivertownfilm.org. Tickets can be purchased at the door, in advance by calling 800-838-3006 or online.
Deborah Savadge Play: The Schoolhouse Theater & Arts Center, 3 Owens Rd, North Salem, presents The Dog in the Dressing Room by Deborah Savadge from June 14 through July 1. Performances are scheduled on Thursdays through Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Sundays at 3 p.m. T Info: 277-8477.
Happy Together: The Happy Together Tour will be held at 8 p.m. at the Tarrytown Music Hall, 13 Main St. Info: http://tarrytownmusichall.org.
Flea Market Vendors Wanted: Vendors are being sought for the outdoor YAI –sponsored Flea Market and Craft Fair slated for June 23 at 677 White Plains Rd., Tarrytown. The application deadline is today. Vendors can register online at: Support.yai.org/FleaMarket18 or e-mail Tracy.Behling@yai.org for an application and more information. The rain date is June. 24.
Movie Mavens: The Movie Mavens series continues at Temple Beth Abraham, 25 Leroy Ave., Tarrytown, at 7 p.m. This month’s film is Eclectic Pictures; A moderated discussion immediately follows with coffee and dessert. The program is free for members, and $5 for guests to offset the cost of refreshments.
Teen Basketball League: For the first time, the Shames JCC will offer a youth league for teens 13 and up. The six-game season begins June 18 and any teen who wants to play is eligible. Cost: $95 for members and $115 for non-members. Info: www.shamesjcc.org.
Sharknado Screening: The film Sharknado will be presented by The Music Hall Volunteer Movie Committee at 7 p.m. at the Tarrytown Music Hall, 13 Main St. Info: http://tarrytownmusichall.org.
Women’s Circle: A Women’s Circle program will be held at 5:45 p.m. at Temple Beth Abraham, 25 Leroy Ave., Tarrytown. Celebrate study and explore Jewish women’s issues and history. Info: 631-1770 or email@example.com.
Classic Rolling Stones: “Classic Stones Live – The Greatest Rolling Stones Tribute Show” will be held at 8 p.m. at the Tarrytown Music Hall, 13 Main St. Info: http://tarrytownmusichall.org.
Join us at the 5th annual “Celebrate Irvington Festival” from 10:00am – 5:00pm on Main Street in Irvington, NY. Enjoy food, music, art, and lots more! Free admission! https://celebrateirvington.com
Tree Climbing Championship: A Tree Climbing Championship will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Lyndhurst. Watch as arborists compete to climb Lyndhurst’s towering trees and showcase the highest level of professional skills, safety, and innovation in tree climbing and care.
TBA Book Club: TBA Book Club will be held at 7 p.m. at Temple Beth Abraham, 25 Leroy Ave., Tarrytown. The Gustav Sonata by Rose Tremain will be discussed/ RSVP: at 631-1770 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Rivertown Films Benefit: A benefit for Rivertown Films will be held at 8 p.m. at the Nyack Center, Broadway at Depew. The program is “Historic Hauntings of Rockland.” It is an otherworldly evening featuring some of the region’s foremost leaders in paranormal investigations, Ken DeCosta and Rise Up Paranormal. Information: 845-353-2568 or www.rivertownfilm.org. Tickets can be purchased at the door, in advance by calling 800-838-3006 or online.
Old 97’s: Old 97’s will perform at 8 pm. at the Tarrytown Music Hall, 13 Main St. Info: http://tarrytownmusichall.org.
Farmers Markets: The Tarrytown and Sleepy Hollow Farmers Market is host to both weekly and rotating vendors, totaling more than 50 throughout the season. It is held every Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. through Thanksgiving at Patriots Park in Tarrytown| Free parking at John Paulding School. Info: tashfarmersmarket.org.
Free Tai Chi: Drop-in Sundays from 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m., Mondays from 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. & Thursdays from 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. at Shames JCC on the Hudson in Tarrytown. Call 366-7898 or visit www.ShamesJCC.org.
Jazz Forum Club: Shows Fridays and Saturdays at 7 p.m. & 9 p.m., Sundays at 4 p.m. & 6 p.m. at One Dixon Lane in Tarrytown. Call 631-1000 or visit http://jazzforumarts.org/.
Pirate Quest: On Saturdays and Sundays from 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. children ages 5-8 hunt through the grounds to load precious cargo onto their digital pirate ships at Philipsburg Manor in Sleepy Hollow. Call 366-6900 or visit www.hudsonvalley.org.
‘Drop Your Pants’ Denim Recycling Initiative: Bring your worn denim clothes to the Tarrytown Music Hall lobby collection box for recycling into insulation and keep textile waste out of landfills. Visit http://bluejeansgogreen.org.
Wine and Jazz Wednesdays: From 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. featuring bassist John Lang at La Chinita Poblana in Irvington. Visit www.chinitapoblanany.com.
Ossining Farmers’ Market: Open Saturdays from 8:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. through Dec. 17 at Spring & Main Sts. Call 923-4837 or visit www.downtoearthmarkets.com.
Irvington Farmers Market: Open Sundays from 9 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. at Main St. School.
Irvington Running Meetup: Group meets multiple times per week to keep fit, keep in touch and have fun. Beginning runners always welcome. Visit www.meetup.com/Irvington-running-Meetup/.
Mah Jongg: Mondays at 1 p.m. at Temple Beth Abraham in Tarrytown. Call 631-1770 or e-mail email@example.com to ensure there are enough players for a game.
Men’s Club: Meets every Wednesday at 9:45 a.m. at JCC on the Hudson in Tarrytown. Meetings have varied speakers and are open to the public free of charge. Call 366-7898 or visit www.ShamesJCC.org.
Chess Club: The Warner Library Chess Club meets on the second, third and fourth Thursday of the month from 6:30 p.m. to 8:45 p.m. Call 631-7734 or visit www.warnerlibrary.org.
Healthy Life series: Phelps Memorial Hospital Center in Sleepy Hollow offers the community a wide range of programs on health-related subjects as well as health screenings and support groups. Visit www.phelpshospital.org.
Children’s programs at the libraries: Stories, rhymes, crafts and songs for children of various ages at Tarrytown’s Warner Library and Irvington Public Library. For Warner, call 631-7734 or visit www.warnerlibrary.org. For Irvington, call 591-7840 or visit www.irvingtonlibrary.org.
Torah Study: Torah Study is held on Wednesdays from 10 to 11 a.m. at Temple Beth Abraham
25 Leroy Ave., Tarrytown. Classes are also conducted on Saturdays at 9 a.m. for a discussion of this week’s Torah reading during conservative services. Info: 631-1770.