What’s Happening October 2015

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Thursday 1

Author Visit: At 7 p.m. join a discussion on sibling relationships with the contributing authors of “Sibling, Our First Macrocosm” at the Warner Library in Tarrytown. Call 631-7734 or visit www.warnerlibrary.org.

Friday 2

Bodies in the Library Book Group: At 12 noon discussion of “Wife of the Gods” by Kwei Quartey at the Ossining Public Library. Call 941-2416 or visit www.ossininglibrary.org.

Warner History Circle: At 2 p.m. share your memories of the General Motors plant at the Warner Library in Tarrytown. Call 631-7734 to sign up.

Concert: ALFIO performs at 7:30 p.m. at the Tarrytown Music Hall. Call 877-840-0457 or visit www.tarrytownmusichall.org.

“The Amazing Nina Simone”: Musical tribute by Sam Waymon and his band at 7:30 p.m. and film at 8 p.m. followed by discussion at the Nyack Center, Broadway at Depew. Call 845-353-2568 or visit www.rivertownfilm.org.

Concert: At 8 p.m. the Neel Murgai Ensemble and the Mandingo Ambassadors play Indian Raga and Guinean Afro-Jazz at Irvington Town Hall Theater.  Visit www.irvingtontheater.com.

HippieFest: At 8 p.m. The Family Stone, Rick Derringer, Mitch Ryder & The Detroit Wheels and Joey Molland perform at the Tarrytown Music Hall. Call 877-840-0457 or visit www.tarrytownmusichall.org.

Saturday 3

CarFit for Older Driver Safety: Individualized educational sessions from 9 a.m. to 12 noon at Phelps Memorial Hospital Center in Sleepy Hollow. Call 366-3705 to schedule appointment.

Harvest Fest: From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. enjoy hayrides, food-crafting activities, farm demonstrations, live music and more at Stone Barns Center for Food and Agriculture in Pocantico Hills. Tickets required. Call 366-7905 or visit www.stonebarnscenter.org.

How to Enhance Wellness Naturally: This first workshop in a three-part series at the Ossining Public Library focuses on essential oils. Call 941-2416 or visit www.ossininglibrary.org.

The Passion and Joy of Hispanic Music: At 6:35 p.m. join violinist David Podles and Flamenco dancer Maria at the Irvington Public Library. Call 591-7840 or visit www.irvingtonlibrary.org.

“Grease” Sing-A-Long: Presented by Clocktower Players at 7:30 p.m. at Irvington Town Hall Theater.  Fifties dress strongly encouraged. Visit www.irvingtontheater.com.

Concert: John Sebastian & David Grisman perform at 8 p.m. at the Tarrytown Music Hall. Call 877-840-0457 or visit www.tarrytownmusichall.org.

Sunday 4

Crafty Invasives: At 1 p.m. learn to identify invasive plant species and create something beautiful from them at Teatown Lake Reservation in Ossining. To register call 762-2912, ext.110.

Young Artist Series: Pianists Esther and Sun-A Park perform at 2 p.m. at the Ossining Public Library. Call 941-2416 or visit www.ossininglibrary.org.

Alien Invaders: At 2 p.m. learn about the plant and animal species which invade our lawns, lakes and forests at the Greenburgh Nature Center in Scarsdale. Call 723-3470 or visit www.greenburghnaturecenter.org.

Stage Door: At 3 p.m. “Beggars Rain” by Robert Firpo-Cappiello will be read and discussed at Irvington Town Hall Theater.  Visit www.irvingtontheater.com.

Monday 5

Mariachi Fiesta: At 6:30 p.m. celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with Mariachi Sol Mixteco at the Warner Library in Tarrytown. Call 631-7734 or visit www.warnerlibrary.org.

Wednesday 7

“Double Indemnity”: Showing at 2 p.m. at the Warner Library in Tarrytown. Call 631-7734 or visit www.warnerlibrary.org.

Thursday 8

JCC on the Hudson Groundbreaking: At 10:30 a.m. help celebrate the beginning of construction of the JCC’s 6-acre community campus in Tarrytown. RSVP at www.jccgroundbreakingeventbrite.com or call 366-7898.

Classic Tales of Mystery and Suspense: At 7 p.m. Catherine Wald discusses “The Maltese Falcon” by Dashiell Hammett at the Irvington Public Library. Call 591-7840 or visit www.irvingtonlibrary.org.

Book Discussion: At 7 p.m. the Warner Library Book Group discusses “Panic in a Suitcase” by Yelena Akhtiorskaya. Call 631-7734 or visit www.warnerlibrary.org.

Middle School Book Club: Meets at 7 p.m. to discuss “The Juvie Three” by Gordon Korman at the Irvington Public Library. Register at www.irvingtonlibrary.org/r.htm.

Friday 9

Concert: The progressive rock band Kansas performs at 8 p.m. at the Tarrytown Music Hall. Call 877-840-0457 or visit www.tarrytownmusichall.org.

Saturday 10

LEGO Bridge Building: At 1:30 p.m. help kick off Science*Technology*Art in the RiverTowns by joining a team and building a new NY bridge at JCC on the Hudson in Tarrytown. Pre-registration required. Call 366-7898 or visit www.jcconthehudson.org.

“Sight Unseen”: At 2 p.m. this Donald Margulies play will be performed at the Irvington Public Library. Call 591-7840 or visit www.irvingtonlibrary.org.

Concert: Classic Albums Live performs The Beatles’ Abbey Road at 8 p.m. at the Tarrytown Music Hall. Call 877-840-0457 or visit www.tarrytownmusichall.org.

Sunday 11

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

Animal Encounters – Super Powers: At 11 a.m. meet some animals that have special adaptations at Teatown Lake Reservation in Ossining. To register call 762-2912, ext.110.

Concert: Lyle Lovett & John Hiatt perform at 7 p.m. at the Tarrytown Music Hall. Call 877-840-0457 or visit www.tarrytownmusichall.org.

Tuesday 13

Rosh Chodesh Women’s Group: At 7:30 p.m. discuss arts, books and current events relating to women at JCC on the Hudson. Call 366-7898 or e-mail lgreen@jcconthehudson.org.

Wednesday 14

“The Naked City”: Showing at 2 p.m. at the Warner Library in Tarrytown. Call 631-7734 or visit www.warnerlibrary.org.

Fall Book Sale: From 4 p.m. – 8 p.m. at the Ossining Public Library. Call 941-2416 or visit www.ossininglibrary.org. Also Oct. 15, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. & 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.; Oct. 16, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Oct. 17, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Oct. 18, 1 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Me and Earl and the Dying Girl”: At 8 p.m. this coming of age chronicle will be screened at the Nyack Center, Broadway at Depew. Call 845-353-2568 or visit www.rivertownfilm.org.

Thursday 15

College Admissions and Financial Aid: College prep program for parents and students at 7 p.m. at the Warner Library in Tarrytown. Call 631-7734 or visit www.warnerlibrary.org.

Thursday Evening Book Club: Meets at 7:30 p.m. to discuss “Station Eleven” by Emily St. John Mandel at the Irvington Public Library. Call 591-7840 or visit www.irvingtonlibrary.org.

Rock Concert: Ed Kowalczk performs Throwing Copper Unplugged at 8 p.m. at the Tarrytown Music Hall. Call 877-840-0457 or visit www.tarrytownmusichall.org.

Friday 16

Harvest Fair: From 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Union Church of Pocantico Hills. Call 631-2069. Also Oct. 17, 9 a.m.- 4 p.m. & Oct. 18, 12 noon – 4 p.m.

Warner History Circle, Home Front WWII: At 2 p.m. share your experiences at the Warner Library in Tarrytown. To sign up e-mail Krista@sleepyhollowink.com or call 631-7734.

Fall Fair: Annual festival for all ages from 4 p.m.- 8 p.m. at Christ Episcopal Church and San Marcos Mission, Tarrytown. Call 631-2074 or visit www.christchurchtny.com.  Also, October 17, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Oklahoma”: Presented by Clocktower Players Adult Troupe at 7:30 p.m. at Irvington Town Hall Theater.  Visit www.irvingtontheater.com.  Also Oct. 17, 23, 24 at 7:30 p.m. & Oct. 25 at 2 p.m.

An Evening with David Sedaris: 8 p.m. at the Tarrytown Music Hall. Call 877-840-0457 or visit www.tarrytownmusichall.org.

Saturday 17

Friends of the RiverWalk Work Day: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.  Meet at the end of West Main St., Tarrytown with hand tools for weeding and clipping. Call 419-7229.

Book Sale: Friends of the Library holds its fall 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 Oct. 18.

Sleepy Hollow Street Fair: From 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. on Beekman Ave. sponsored by Sleepy Hollow Tarrytown Chamber of Commerce.  Call 631-1705 or visit www.greatersleepyhollowtarrytown.com.

Movie Mavens: At 7 p.m. “The Farewell Party (MitaTova)” will be shown at Temple Beth Abraham in Tarrytown.  Call 631-1770 or e-mail adulted@tba-ny.org to RSVP.

Concert: Pop, Rock & Doo Wopp Live at 8 p.m. at the Tarrytown Music Hall. Call 877-840-0457 or visit www.tarrytownmusichall.org.

Sunday 18

Gunpowder Kids: Recognition and celebration at 1:30 p.m. at the Warner Library in Tarrytown. Call 631-7734 or visit www.warnerlibrary.org.

Whirling, Twirling, Falling Down: At 2 p.m. learn about the seasonal cycle of a leaf at the Greenburgh Nature Center in Scarsdale. Call 723-3470 or visit www.greenburghnaturecenter.org.

Westchester Philharmonic: Concert at 3 p.m. features conductor Jaime Laredo and violinist Sharon Robinson at Purchase College on Anderson Hill Rd. Call 682-3707 or visit www.westchesterphil.org.

Monday 19

The Great American Folk Song Tradition: Steve Chizmadia sings and plays his guitar at 10:30 a.m. at JCC on the Hudson in Tarrytown. RSVP to 366-7898, ext. 146.

Sustainery: At 7 p.m. Joan Raiselis discusses the whys and hows of sustainable living at the Warner Library in Tarrytown. Call 631-7734 or visit www.warnerlibrary.org.

Tuesday 20

Alexander Technique: At 2 p.m. learn to move in a more relaxed and comfortable way at the Ossining Public Library. Call 941-2416 or visit www.ossininglibrary.org.

LGBTQ 101: Workshop at 7 p.m. provided by Center Lane and co-sponsored by Mosaic of Westchester at JCC on the Hudson in Tarrytown. Pre-registration appreciated. Call 366-7898.

Wednesday 21

Vertigo”: Showing at 2 p.m. at the Warner Library in Tarrytown. Call 631-7734 or visit www.warnerlibrary.org.

Spanish Film Series: “Habana Blues” will be shown at 6:30 p.m. at the Ossining Public Library. Call 941-2416 or visit www.ossininglibrary.org.

Thursday 22

AARP Smart Driver Course: From 10 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. at the Ossining Public Library. Pre-registration required.  Call 941-2416 or visit www.ossininglibrary.org.


Ancestry.com
: At 7 p.m. tips and tricks from genealogist Toni McKeen at the Warner Library in Tarrytown. Call 631-7734 or visit www.warnerlibrary.org.

Friday 23

“The Salt of the Earth”: At 8 p.m. this film about Brazilian photographer Sebastiao Salgado, based on his book “Genesis”, will be screened at the Nyack Center, Broadway at Depew. Call 845-353-2568 or visit www.rivertownfilm.org.

Songs for All Our Times: Symphonic rock pioneers Renaissance perform at 8 p.m. at the Tarrytown Music Hall. Call 877-840-0457 or visit www.tarrytownmusichall.org.

Saturday 24

Women Poets of the Hudson River: At 2 p.m. Ann Cefola, Ruth D. Handel, Natalie Safir and Meredith Trede read their work at the Warner Library in Tarrytown. Call 631-7734 or visit www.warnerlibrary.org.

Concert: ALFIO performs at 7:30 p.m. at the Tarrytown Music Hall. Call 877-840-0457 or visit www.tarrytownmusichall.org.

Chamber Music: At 8 p.m. the Montrose Trio performs at Sleepy Hollow High School. Call 861-5080 or visit www.friendsofmusicconcerts.org.

Sunday 25

Poetry Readings: At 1:30 p.m. prominent local poets read from their work, facilitated by Dr. George Kraus, at JCC on the Hudson in Tarrytown. Pre-registration appreciated. Call 366-7898 or visit www.jcconthehudson.org.

Concert: At 2 p.m. the Doug Ferony Orchestra performs at the Ossining Public Library. Call 941-2416 or visit www.ossininglibrary.org.

Monday 26

“A New Deal for the Palisades”: Video documentary and lecture by Eric Nelsen at 10:30 a.m. at JCC on the Hudson in Tarrytown.  Call 366-7898 or visit www.jcconthehudson.org.

Wednesday 28

“Manhattan Murder Mystery”: Showing at 2 p.m. at the Warner Library in Tarrytown. Call 631-7734 or visit www.warnerlibrary.org.

Concert: Mavis Staples & Joan Osborne perform at 8 p.m. at the Tarrytown Music Hall. Call 877-840-0457 or visit www.tarrytownmusichall.org.

Thursday 29

Alexander Technique: At 7 p.m. pain/stress management workshop with Carol Strozier at the Warner Library in Tarrytown. Call 631-7734 to register.

Friday 30

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

Concert: The Mavericks perform at 8 p.m. at the Tarrytown Music Hall. Call 877-840-0457 or visit www.tarrytownmusichall.org. Also Oct. 31 & Nov. 1.

“CARRIE The Musical”: Presented at 8 p.m. by Theater Now New York at Irvington Town Hall Theater. For tickets visit http://tnny.tix.com/Schedule.aspx?OrgNum=4464. Also Oct. 31 & Nov. 6 and 7.

Saturday 31

Build a Bat House: At 10 a.m. help conserve these critically threatened animals, responsible for insect control, plant pollination and seed dispersal, by building a house for your backyard at Teatown Lake Reservation in Ossining. To register call 762-2912, ext.110.

Ongoing

Exhibit: Sept. 15-Oct. 15. Francophonie and Africa was the theme of a multidisciplinary project by kindergarten students at Lyceum Kennedy French American School in Ardsley, led by teacher Marianne Nizet. An exhibit of the student’s work, including paintings, puzzles, masks and video, will be on display at the International Organization of La Francophonie at 801 Second Ave., Suite 605, New York, NY.

Opera Voices: Thursdays Oct. 1 – Nov. 5 at 3 p.m. with Susan Grunthal at the Warner Library in Tarrytown. Call 631-7734 or visit www.warnerlibrary.org.

Irvington Running Meetup: Group runs every Sat. morning at 9 a.m. and Wed. evening at 7 p.m. to keep fit, keep in touch and have fun. New members welcome. Call 413-7644 or visit www.meetup.com/Irvington-running-Meetup/.

Mayim Film Festival: Watch three films linked by a similar underlying theme followed by a discussion at 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 14, 21 and 28 at Woodlands Community Temple in Greenburgh. Call 631-1770 or e-mail adulted@tba-ny.org.

Focus on Nature: Oct. 8 – 28 at Jacob Burns Film Center in Pleasantville. Call 747-5555 or visit www.burnsfilmcenter.org.

Dance on Film: Starting Oct. 29 at Jacob Burns Film Center in Pleasantville. Call 747-5555 or visit www.burnsfilmcenter.org.

Exhibit: “The Nature of What Arises”, oil paintings by Rick Stevens on view Oct. 3-25 at the Canfin Gallery, 39 Main St., Tarrytown. Call 332-4554 or visit www.CanfinGallery.com.

Exhibit: Woodcut prints by participants in the Community Art Project and photographs by Stevie Rosenfeld at the Warner Library in Tarrytown.  Call 631-7734 or visit www.warnerlibrary.org.

Irvington Farmers Market: Open Sundays from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Main St. School. Visit www.irvingtonfarmersmarket.net.

Tarrytown Sleepy Hollow Farmers Market: Open 8:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. Saturdays in Patriots’ Park. E-mail TaSHFarmersMarket@gmail.com or visit www.TaSHFarmersMarket.org.

Mah Jongg: Mondays at 1 p.m. at Temple Beth Abraham in Tarrytown. Call 631-1770 or e-mail adulted@tba-ny.org to ensure there are enough players for a game.

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.

Films for children: Weekends at noon at the Jacob Burns Film Center in Pleasantville. Call 747-5555 or visit www.burnsfilmcenter.org.

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