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Tuesday February 20, 2018
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Philosophical Breakfast Group
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Professor Grant Hardy, Ph.D. offers engaging lectures on the Upanishads, the Torah, the Tibetan Vajrayana's and other Sacred Texts over 36 lectures.  This is an 18 week series with two lectures per program from September 2017 - May 2018.  Pre-recorded DVD lectures from the Great Courses are viewed with a brief discussion after each segment.  Pre-Registration Required. Limited Seating.  

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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Westchester Department of Health Navigator Program
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Westchester County Department of Health Navigator Program
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Contact: Westchester County Department of Health    914-995-6350   hnav@westchestergov.com

Do you need health insurance?  The  Westchester County Health Department offers FREE help.

You may qualify for:

Medicaid and Child Health Plus (CHP)
Choose Your Health plan Apply all year round

Qualified Health Plans (QHP)
Compare and buy private insurance
Choose your health plan
Apply during Open Enrollment or Special Enrollment

If you own/operate a small business, we can help you:
Choose low-cost, quality health plans
Find out if you qualify for a tax credit
Apply any time for coverage for your employees

Contact us at 914-995-6350 or email hnav@westchestergov.com

CONTACT:  Westchester County Department of Health  914-995-6350  hnav@westchestergov.com
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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Sketchbook Drawing and Art Group
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

An opportunity to work on drawing, watercolor or pencil artwork in a creative aging program where members share their talents and learn from one another.  An on-going seasonal program which has visiting artists in residence to inspire and encourage work in progress.  Each member brings their own art supplies.  Light instruction is provided as well as some art tools to be used during Sketchbook.  New members, 55 and older,  please contact Kate to register.

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
 
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Introduction To Coding for 6th Graders
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Special Event at Theodore D. Young Community Center!
Workshop Sessions: Tuesdays, February 6-March 13, 2018

Attention 6th Graders! Come learn how to code. Learn how to create games, apps, websites, and much more by learning and applying language computers can understand. You don't need any special skills or knowledge to get started. Everybody can learn to code and the best way to learn code is by doing it. Learn how to code using Raspberry Pi hardware and software. This is a pilot program we are bringing to the Town of Greenburgh and we are excited to generate the most buzz possible so that we can continue to grow coding and STEM programs. This series is free of charge. Space is limited. Participants must attend all sessionsTransportation Available!

Want to participate? Contact Teen Services Librarian Liz @ 914-721-8224 or eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org for more details and to sign up!

This event is presented in partnership with: Theodore D Young Community Center, Greenburgh Central School District, New York State Senate, Town of Greenburgh, & Greenburgh Public Library. 

Theodore D. Young Community Center: 32 Manhattan Ave, White Plains, NY 10607.

CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Theodore D. Young Community Center
 
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Magic: The Gathering Meet-Up (Trading Card Game) for Teens
3:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Learn to play Magic-- The Trading Card Game!  Get tips and tricks from an experienced Instructor, bring your decks and battle!  Whether you're a new player or an expert this group is for you-- all levels welcome!  This group meets the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of each month.  No registration required.  

CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teenburgh
 
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GPL Writers' Community
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Join the GPL Writers' Community! If you are interested in writing, working with other writers in a supportive environment, and learning more about the craft, then please join us twice a month as we collaborate to create our best work. For more information please call 721-8235.

CONTACT:  Diana Lennon  914-721-8235  dlennon@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Local History Room
Wednesday February 21, 2018
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Spanish English Conversation Group
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Improve your Spanish conversation skills. Basic Spanish needed to participate. Please call 721-8235 for more information.

Mejore su nivel de conversación en inglés. Saber lo básico es necesario para participar. Favor de llamar 721-8235 para más información.

CONTACT:  Diana  914-721-8235  dlennon@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
 
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Boredom Busters
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

 

Boredom Busters

Grades K & up with an adult

Drop-in Between 2:00 - 4:00 pm

Board games, puzzles, crafts and more!

CONTACT:  Children's Room  721-8227  
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
 
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Teen Book Trivia Club
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Before the meeting please read "The Hate U Give" by Angie Thomas. This book group has it all, part book trivia and part book discussion. Meets once a month. For middle and high school age. 

CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Local History Room
 
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Chess Club
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

 

Chess Club for Grades 2nd and up

Does your child love playing chess?  Are they interested in learning to play?  

Open play and instruction from Warren, GPL's resident chess expert. 

 

CONTACT:  Children's Room  721-8227  JRooney@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
 
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Teen Tech Helper & Self Check Out Helper Training
7:30 PM - 8:45 PM
Three of the many volunteering options VolunTeens have at the library are Teen Tech Helper (TTH), Teen Desk Helper, and Self Check Out Station Helper
 
If you at a GPL Teen Volunteer and are interested in helping people with computers and technology as part of your volunteering please attend one of the following trainings listed below (in addition to your Orientation). You will receive community service hours for attending, and once you are trained as a Teen Tech Helper/ Self Check Out Helper, you will be eligible to volunteer and be assigned shifts as a Teen Tech Helper and/or Self Check Out Helper. 
  • Teen Tech Helper - You are assigned one or more reoccurring weekly shifts where you will be in a library computer lab helping the public with computer and technology help (web searching, wifi, printing, email, & much more. 
     
  • Self Check Out Helper -  You are assigned one or more reoccurring weekly shifts where you will be in the lobby helping library customers check out their items using the self check out station, as well greeting people and giving directions to parts of the library.
     
  • Teen Desk Helper - Basically a Teen Tech Helper in the Teen room who also shows people around and helps them find books and stuff like that in Teenburgh.
Pick your date & Sign Up by clicking a link below: Please pick one session to attend, just click on the date to sign up for the session you want. 
**If you have already attended Teen Tech Helper/Self Check Out Helper Training, re-training is NOT required, so you don't have to do it again unless you want a refresher. **
 
Click "Register" below to sign up.
CONTACT:  Liz Anastasi  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teenburgh
Thursday February 22, 2018
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LTS Poetry Workshop
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

The Brenda Connor-Bey Learning to See™ Legacy Workshop Series focuses on writing poems about art, and exploring all creative writing, as well as other ways to "see" poetry through the "ekphrastic" style. (Ekphrasis = “Description” in Greek. An ekphrastic poem is a vivid description of a scene or, more commonly, a work of art.) 

Students enroll for three-session workshops of two hours each. Partially funded by Poets&Writers, the Friends of Greenburgh Library, and Greenburgh Arts & Culture, workshops are free and open to the public. Beginners as well as established poets are welcomed. Participants are strongly encouraged to attend all three sessions. After registration limit is reached, a Wait List will be formed and students contacted as spaces become available. Teacher: Karen Rippstein

 

 

CONTACT:  Diana Lennon  914-721-8235  dlennon@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Local History Room
 
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Current Issues: Separating Facts From Fiction
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Elaine Cherry, Ph.D., in psychology and MA in political studies, facilitates an ongoing group dedicated to researching current issues and fact checking data for accuracy of news information.  A lively discussion of current news will take place with a focused topic for each session. Participants must prepare researched material to share with the group at each session.  Registration is required.

 

 

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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Family Movie
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

 

Family Movie

Grades K & up with an adult

Join us on Throwback Thursday to watch an oldie but a goodie. Disney's 101 Dalmatians!

LOCATION: Children's Program Room
There are 21 spaces available.
 
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Stitchfest
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
CONTACT:  Genie Contrata  914-721-8232  econtrata@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
Friday February 23, 2018
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English for Speakers of Other Languages
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
 

Do you want to learn basic English communication skills? Do you want to build your vocabulary? This eight session class will focus on conversation skills, and basic reading and writing, as well as helping students to develop skills on their own.  Your teacher, Linda Stephenson, is an experienced ESOL teacher who is currently teaching ESOL at the Westchester Educational Opportunity Center in Yonkers in addition to  classes at GPL. Her philosophy of education is: “Learning should be fun!”  She is looking forward to meeting you in the ESOL class! 

Friday mornings from 10:30am to 12:30pm.

Students must register online. For more information or assistance with registration, please call 914-721-8235. 

CONTACT:  Diana Lennon  914-721-8235  dlennon@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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LEGO Family Building Day
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

 

LEGO Family Building Day

Grades K & up with an adult

We supply the LEGOs you supply the imagination!

LOCATION: Children's Program Room
There are 18 spaces available.
Saturday February 24, 2018
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Family Storytime - Ages 2 1/2 to 5 Years
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

 

Family Storyime - Ages 2 1/2 - 5 years old 

Join us for fantastic family fun with one of our favorite librarians, Mary, for stories and a craft. 

Registration required. 

CONTACT:  Children's Room  721-8227  shile@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
 
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Teen Coding Club - HTML & CSS
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Workshop Dates Include: February 17 & February 24
Participants must attend all sessions. 

Calling all students grades 6-12! Do you like math and science? Do you want to learn how to make websites? Do you want to have fun? If you do, sign up for for this 2-part computer programming workshop series.

Students will learn the basic principles of HTML and CSS, the programming language used to make websites!

For grades 6-12. All materials are provided. Space limited to 15 participants. To sign up for this 2-part workshop series click here to get to the registration form for the February 17 workshop, then click "Register" to reserve your spot. 

Participants must attend all sessions. 

 
CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Computer Training Room
 
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Latin Dance! Salsa!
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

  

     Join us for Salsa! 

     Learn basic steps and improve your moves with Maestro Carlos Doñán of Latinshines!

     All levels welcome; no partner required. No registration required. 

CONTACT:  Diana Lennon  914-721-8235  dlennon@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
Sunday February 25, 2018
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Concert: Kenny Lee and His All-stars
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Live Jazz starts at 2pm at the Greenburgh Library February 25 when trumpeter Kenny Lee returns to Greenburgh Library with The Kenny Lee Allstars. 

 

 

CONTACT:  John    
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
 
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Jazz Conversations
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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Frank DeLigio leads this lively conversation about jazz greats past and present.  Discussion centers on the music and the personalities and is often prompted from video or audio clips of the days subjects.

This Sunday the discussion will focus on legendary jazz guitarist Django Reinhardt.

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
Monday February 26, 2018
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SBIC - Senior Benefits Information Center
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Senior Benefits Information Center helps older adults 60 and over and those caring for the elderly achieve a better understanding of Medicare health plans and prescription drug coverage. Trained advisers help you navigate Medicare.  Great during open enrollment.  FREE - No Appointment Necessary

Every Monday - 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

                  Help Line: 231-2630

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
Tuesday February 27, 2018
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Book Ends Philosophy Book Discussion Group
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

The philosophy reading group meets bi-monthly and is a self guided discussion group led by Mr.  Robert Brantl, Esq.  The group is dedicated to the great philosophers of the past and present. Often titles selected are obscure and must be purchased by group participants.  A single work is discussed over several months.  New members please contact Kate to register.

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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Nursery Rhyme Time Walkers
10:15 AM - 10:40 AM

 

Storytime for Walkers - Walking babies 13 months to 20 months

Walkers are treated to songs, movement, books and a lot of fun

CONTACT:  The Children's Room  914-721-8227  
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
 
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Movers and Shakers
10:45 AM - 11:05 AM

 

 

Storytime for Movers and Shakers for children ages 21 months to 29 months. 

Little movers and shakers can embrace their inner groove in this early literacy program.

CONTACT:  The Children's Room  914-721-8227  
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
 
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Toddler Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

 

Storytime for Toddlers ages 30 months to 42 months.

Delight and stimulate your toddler's mind with books, rhymes and music. 

CONTACT:  The Children's Room  914-721-8227  
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
 
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Westchester Department of Health Navigator Program
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Westchester County Department of Health Navigator Program
Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend

Contact: Westchester County Department of Health    914-995-6350   hnav@westchestergov.com

Do you need health insurance?  The  Westchester County Health Department offers FREE help.

You may qualify for:

Medicaid and Child Health Plus (CHP)
Choose Your Health plan Apply all year round

Qualified Health Plans (QHP)
Compare and buy private insurance
Choose your health plan
Apply during Open Enrollment or Special Enrollment

If you own/operate a small business, we can help you:
Choose low-cost, quality health plans
Find out if you qualify for a tax credit
Apply any time for coverage for your employees

Contact us at 914-995-6350 or email hnav@westchestergov.com

CONTACT:  Westchester County Department of Health  914-995-6350  hnav@westchestergov.com
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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Sketchbook Drawing and Art Group
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

An opportunity to work on drawing, watercolor or pencil artwork in a creative aging program where members share their talents and learn from one another.  An on-going seasonal program which has visiting artists in residence to inspire and encourage work in progress.  Each member brings their own art supplies.  Light instruction is provided as well as some art tools to be used during Sketchbook.  New members, 55 and older,  please contact Kate to register.

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
 
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Introduction To Coding for 6th Graders
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Special Event at Theodore D. Young Community Center!
Workshop Sessions: Tuesdays, February 6-March 13, 2018

Attention 6th Graders! Come learn how to code. Learn how to create games, apps, websites, and much more by learning and applying language computers can understand. You don't need any special skills or knowledge to get started. Everybody can learn to code and the best way to learn code is by doing it. Learn how to code using Raspberry Pi hardware and software. This is a pilot program we are bringing to the Town of Greenburgh and we are excited to generate the most buzz possible so that we can continue to grow coding and STEM programs. This series is free of charge. Space is limited. Participants must attend all sessionsTransportation Available!

Want to participate? Contact Teen Services Librarian Liz @ 914-721-8224 or eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org for more details and to sign up!

This event is presented in partnership with: Theodore D Young Community Center, Greenburgh Central School District, New York State Senate, Town of Greenburgh, & Greenburgh Public Library. 

Theodore D. Young Community Center: 32 Manhattan Ave, White Plains, NY 10607.

CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Theodore D. Young Community Center
 
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Dungeons & Dragons Club
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join our ongoing group of D&D-ers. Don't know how to play? Come learn! All levels welcome. Meets 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of each month.
Led by Dungeon Master Nick. We will be playing Dungeons and Dragons 5th edition.

Open to grades 6 and up.

Email eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org or call 914-721-8224 for more details.

No registration required. 

CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teenburgh
 
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Westchester Networking Organization: Learn About Job Resources
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Join us for an evening of learning and networking.

Carol Angert, Librarian, will present an overview of the Greenburgh Public Library’s job search resources so that you can conduct an even more effective job search.

Learn about:

  • Job search databases
  • Career resources
  • Elibrary and online learning services

After the presentation, there will be time for networking and Carol will be available to answer your job search resource questions. 

Meeting Agenda as follows: 6:30-7:00pm Sign-in and networking; 7:00-8:00pm Announcements and presentation; 8:00-8:30pm Networking

To register

We look forward to seeing you!

CONTACT:  Carol Angert  721-8208  cangert@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
There are many spaces available.
 
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Ginormously Good Reads Book Club Grades 4 - 6
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

When twelve-year-old Hugo, an orphan living and repairing clocks within the walls of a Paris train station in 1931, meets a mysterious toyseller and his goddaughter, his undercover life and his biggest secret are jeopardized.

Join us for The Invention of Hugo Cabret: a novel in words and pictures by Brian Selznick.

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 Please pick up a copy of the book after you register.

CONTACT:  Children's Room  9147218227  
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
There are 9 spaces available.
Wednesday February 28, 2018
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Baby Laptime
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM

 

Baby Laptime for non-walking babies.

Enjoy nursery rhymes, songs, cuddles and fun appropriate for our youngest library users. 

CONTACT:  The Children's Room  914-721-8227  
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
 
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Spanish English Conversation Group
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Improve your Spanish conversation skills. Basic Spanish needed to participate. Please call 721-8235 for more information.

Mejore su nivel de conversación en inglés. Saber lo básico es necesario para participar. Favor de llamar 721-8235 para más información.

CONTACT:  Diana  914-721-8235  dlennon@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
 
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Preschool Storytime
4:00 PM - 4:40 PM

 

Preschool Storytime for ages 3 1/2 to 5.

Share silly stories, super songs, and make a crazy craft to take home.

CONTACT:  The Children's Room  914-721-8227  
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
 
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Bookworms' Book Club for Grades 2-3
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

 

Bookworm's Book Club for Grades 2-3

Attend an evening of book discussion, fun activities and snacks.

This month we are reading Bea Garcia: My Life in Pictures by Deborah Zemke.  Stop by the library to pick up your copy.

 

CONTACT:  Children's Room  721-8227  JRooney@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
There are 7 spaces available.
 
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Convivial Conversation
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

This Program was originally scheduled for January 17th and postponed due to snowy / icy weather conditions.

 

Title: Killers Of The Flower Moon, by David Grann    Convivial Conversations is a series of book and author discussion programs which feature a short video talk by the author.  Read the book and share in a lively discussion.  If you have yet to read the book, come anyway to hear more about intriguing literature and topics of our day.

No Registration Necessary.  Books are available through the Westchester Library Catalog or to download to your tablet using free Library apps.



 

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
 
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Teen Volunteer Orientation
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Want to volunteer at Greenburgh Public Library? Become a VolunTeen!
For ages 12-19.

  • Earn community service hours
  • Looks great on resumes and job/college applications

All teen volunteers must complete the volunteer application below and attend an Orientatin before they are eligible to start volunteering

For details & Volunteer Application visit http://greenburghlibrary.libguides.com/Teen/volunteen

Click "Register" below to sign up for this Teen Volunteer Orientation.

CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Local History Room
Thursday March 1, 2018
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Meet the Neighbors Book Discussion Group
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Facilitator: Teresa Walsh 

Pull up in chair with your neighbors and discuss great literature. 

More details to be announced. 

No registration required. 

CONTACT:  Greenburgh Public Library   914-721-8200  greref@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
 
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LTS Poetry Workshop
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

The Brenda Connor-Bey Learning to See™ Legacy Workshop Series focuses on writing poems about art, and exploring all creative writing, as well as other ways to "see" poetry through the "ekphrastic" style. (Ekphrasis = “Description” in Greek. An ekphrastic poem is a vivid description of a scene or, more commonly, a work of art.) 

Students enroll for three-session workshops of two hours each. Partially funded by Poets&Writers, the Friends of Greenburgh Library, and Greenburgh Arts & Culture, workshops are free and open to the public. Beginners as well as established poets are welcomed. Participants are strongly encouraged to attend all three sessions. After registration limit is reached, a Wait List will be formed and students contacted as spaces become available. Teacher: Karen Rippstein

This is a make-up class for Snow/Ice cancellation from Feb. 8th.

 

 

 

LOCATION: Local History Room
Friday March 2, 2018
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Nursery Rhyme Time Walkers
10:15 AM - 10:40 AM

 

Storytime for Walkers - Walking babies 13 months to 20 months

Walkers are treated to songs, movement, books and a lot of fun

CONTACT:  The Children's Room  914-721-8227  
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
 
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English for Speakers of Other Languages
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
 

Do you want to learn basic English communication skills? Do you want to build your vocabulary? This eight session class will focus on conversation skills, and basic reading and writing, as well as helping students to develop skills on their own.  Your teacher, Linda Stephenson, is an experienced ESOL teacher who is currently teaching ESOL at the Westchester Educational Opportunity Center in Yonkers in addition to  classes at GPL. Her philosophy of education is: “Learning should be fun!”  She is looking forward to meeting you in the ESOL class! 

Friday mornings from 10:30am to 12:30pm.

Students must register online. For more information or assistance with registration, please call 914-721-8235. 

CONTACT:  Diana Lennon  914-721-8235  dlennon@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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Movers and Shakers
10:45 AM - 11:05 AM

 

 

Storytime for Movers and Shakers for children ages 21 months to 29 months. 

Little movers and shakers can embrace their inner groove in this early literacy program.

CONTACT:  The Children's Room  914-721-8227  
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
 
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Toddler Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

 

Storytime for Toddlers ages 30 months to 42 months.

Delight and stimulate your toddler's mind with books, rhymes and music. 

CONTACT:  The Children's Room  914-721-8227  
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
Saturday March 3, 2018
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Weekend Baby Laptime
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM

 

Weekend Baby Laptime for Non-walking babies.  

Spend a Saturday morning with nursery rhymes, songs, cuddles and fun appropriate for our youngest library users. 

CONTACT:  The Children's Room  914-721-8227  
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
 
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The Artist Within: Visual Journaling Workshop
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Join us for a creative journey combining visual art with words. In two Saturday workshops, you’ll learn to express your thoughts and feelings in a unique journal that embodies an artistic imprint of who you are through basic collage. You’ll create a visual account of self-discovery and understanding while having fun with the process, and then we’ll look at what we created and write in response to it. No artistic skills required as you craft pages full of meaning. Please bring an unlined notebook (approx. 8x10"); other materials will be supplied by the library. Limited to 15 participants; attendance at both sessions is strongly encouraged. For more information please call 914-721-8216. Online registration required.

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
There are 11 spaces available.
Sunday March 4, 2018
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Mystery Book Club
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
CONTACT:  Nancy Larrabee   914-721-8225  
LOCATION: Local History Room
Monday March 5, 2018
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SBIC - Senior Benefits Information Center
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Senior Benefits Information Center helps older adults 60 and over and those caring for the elderly achieve a better understanding of Medicare health plans and prescription drug coverage. Trained advisers help you navigate Medicare.  Great during open enrollment.  FREE - No Appointment Necessary

Every Monday - 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

                  Help Line: 231-2630

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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Musical Munchkins - Lap Babies thru 20 months
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM

 

The 10:15 program is for Lap Babies thru 20 months old.

Don't miss this opportunity to tap your toes, clap your hands, and sing along with Miss Eileen, the superstar of Musical Munchkins.  Join us for a morning of musical fun.

Program is open to Greenburgh Library Cardholders only.  Please remember to bring library card for entrance.

Program is made possible by the generosity of the Friends of the Greenburgh Library.

CONTACT:  Children's Room  914-721-8227  
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
There are 17 spaces available.
 
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Musical Munchkins - Ages 21 months to 35 months
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

 

The 11:00 program is for children 21 months thru 35 months old.

Don't miss this opportunity to tap your toes, clap your hands, and sing along with Miss Eileen, the superstar of Musical Munchkins.  Join us for a morning of musical fun.

Program is open to Greenburgh Library Cardholders only.  Please remember to bring library card for entrance.

Program is made possible by the generosity of the Friends of the Greenburgh Library.

CONTACT:  Children's Room  914-721-8227  
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
There are 10 spaces available.
Tuesday March 6, 2018
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Philosophical Breakfast Group
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Professor Grant Hardy, Ph.D. offers engaging lectures on the Upanishads, the Torah, the Tibetan Vajrayana's and other Sacred Texts over 36 lectures.  This is an 18 week series with two lectures per program from September 2017 - May 2018.  Pre-recorded DVD lectures from the Great Courses are viewed with a brief discussion after each segment.  Pre-Registration Required. Limited Seating.  

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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Nursery Rhyme Time Walkers
10:15 AM - 10:40 AM

 

Storytime for Walkers - Walking babies 13 months to 20 months

Walkers are treated to songs, movement, books and a lot of fun

CONTACT:  The Children's Room  914-721-8227  
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
 
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Movers and Shakers
10:45 AM - 11:05 AM

 

 

Storytime for Movers and Shakers for children ages 21 months to 29 months. 

Little movers and shakers can embrace their inner groove in this early literacy program.

CONTACT:  The Children's Room  914-721-8227  
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
 
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Toddler Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

 

Storytime for Toddlers ages 30 months to 42 months.

Delight and stimulate your toddler's mind with books, rhymes and music. 

CONTACT:  The Children's Room  914-721-8227  
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
 
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Westchester Department of Health Navigator Program
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Westchester County Department of Health Navigator Program
Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend

Contact: Westchester County Department of Health    914-995-6350   hnav@westchestergov.com

Do you need health insurance?  The  Westchester County Health Department offers FREE help.

You may qualify for:

Medicaid and Child Health Plus (CHP)
Choose Your Health plan Apply all year round

Qualified Health Plans (QHP)
Compare and buy private insurance
Choose your health plan
Apply during Open Enrollment or Special Enrollment

If you own/operate a small business, we can help you:
Choose low-cost, quality health plans
Find out if you qualify for a tax credit
Apply any time for coverage for your employees

Contact us at 914-995-6350 or email hnav@westchestergov.com

CONTACT:  Westchester County Department of Health  914-995-6350  hnav@westchestergov.com
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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Sketchbook Drawing and Art Group
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

An opportunity to work on drawing, watercolor or pencil artwork in a creative aging program where members share their talents and learn from one another.  An on-going seasonal program which has visiting artists in residence to inspire and encourage work in progress.  Each member brings their own art supplies.  Light instruction is provided as well as some art tools to be used during Sketchbook.  New members, 55 and older,  please contact Kate to register.

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
 
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Introduction To Coding for 6th Graders
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Special Event at Theodore D. Young Community Center!
Workshop Sessions: Tuesdays, February 6-March 13, 2018

Attention 6th Graders! Come learn how to code. Learn how to create games, apps, websites, and much more by learning and applying language computers can understand. You don't need any special skills or knowledge to get started. Everybody can learn to code and the best way to learn code is by doing it. Learn how to code using Raspberry Pi hardware and software. This is a pilot program we are bringing to the Town of Greenburgh and we are excited to generate the most buzz possible so that we can continue to grow coding and STEM programs. This series is free of charge. Space is limited. Participants must attend all sessionsTransportation Available!

Want to participate? Contact Teen Services Librarian Liz @ 914-721-8224 or eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org for more details and to sign up!

This event is presented in partnership with: Theodore D Young Community Center, Greenburgh Central School District, New York State Senate, Town of Greenburgh, & Greenburgh Public Library. 

Theodore D. Young Community Center: 32 Manhattan Ave, White Plains, NY 10607.

CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Theodore D. Young Community Center
 
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Magic: The Gathering Meet-Up (Trading Card Game) for Teens
3:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Learn to play Magic-- The Trading Card Game!  Get tips and tricks from an experienced Instructor, bring your decks and battle!  Whether you're a new player or an expert this group is for you-- all levels welcome!  This group meets the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of each month.  No registration required.  

CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teenburgh
 
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GPL Writers' Community
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Join the GPL Writers' Community! If you are interested in writing, working with other writers in a supportive environment, and learning more about the craft, then please join us twice a month as we collaborate to create our best work. For more information please call 721-8235.

CONTACT:  Diana Lennon  914-721-8235  dlennon@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Local History Room
Wednesday March 7, 2018
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Baby Laptime
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM

 

Baby Laptime for non-walking babies.

Enjoy nursery rhymes, songs, cuddles and fun appropriate for our youngest library users. 

CONTACT:  The Children's Room  914-721-8227  
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
 
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Spanish English Conversation Group
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Improve your Spanish conversation skills. Basic Spanish needed to participate. Please call 721-8235 for more information.

Mejore su nivel de conversación en inglés. Saber lo básico es necesario para participar. Favor de llamar 721-8235 para más información.

CONTACT:  Diana  914-721-8235  dlennon@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
 
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Preschool Storytime
4:00 PM - 4:40 PM

 

Preschool Storytime for ages 3 1/2 to 5.

Share silly stories, super songs, and make a crazy craft to take home.

CONTACT:  The Children's Room  914-721-8227  
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
 
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AAUW Program: Shadow Patriots
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Shadow Patriots: The story of the role of female spies from the Revolutionary War to WWII.

Speakers:  Debra Palazzo and Cynthia Kaufman, co-founders of DOLL, Daughters of Liberty’s Legacy, an organization dedicated to the preservation of local history

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
 
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Chess Club
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

 

Chess Club for Grades 2nd and up

Does your child love playing chess?  Are they interested in learning to play?  

Open play and instruction from Warren, GPL's resident chess expert. 

 

CONTACT:  Children's Room  721-8227  JRooney@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
 
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Fake News: Fact vs. Fiction
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Fake News -- it's all you hear about but can you tell fact from fiction?

A panel of "news reporters" will tell ridiculous stories and then you, the audience, get to be the judge - who is telling the truth and who isn't - you decide! You may be surprised how hard it can be.

Discover how to investigate the truth, identify fake news, to tell information from misinformation, and how to evaluate all kinds of sources including social media, websites, print and articles. 

Want to be one of our "news reporter" panelists? Email eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org by 2/23 for more details about how to participate and how you can earn community service. 

For middle and high school age.

No advanced registration required but if you would like click "Register" below to reserve your spot.

CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Local History Room
Thursday March 8, 2018
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Cyber Seniors
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Instructor Jason Fox teaches basic computer skills for seniors.  Topic: TBA

Cyber Seniors is a computer training group where basic computer skills is taught in a welcoming group setting under Mr. Fox's excellent guidance with Eli Gordon's assistance.  Topics range from beginning to use a mouse, keyboard or windows desk top to word processing, Internet browsing, email, computer security and social media.  Let us know if you have a special area of interest you would like us to focus on.  Seating limited to 12 participants for computers with additional side seating provided!   No Registration Necessary.

Note:  If you are interested in one-on-one Tech Coaching and Self-Directed Learning Services, please contact the Information Desk at 721-8225 to make a 45 minute appointment with a Librarian.

 

 

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Computer Training Room
 
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Current Issues: Separating Facts From Fiction
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Elaine Cherry, Ph.D., in psychology and MA in political studies, facilitates an ongoing group dedicated to researching current issues and fact checking data for accuracy of news information.  A lively discussion of current news will take place with a focused topic for each session. Participants must prepare researched material to share with the group at each session.  Registration is required.

 

 

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
Thursday March 8, 2018 - Thursday March 29, 2018
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Thursday March 8, 2018
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Stitchfest
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
CONTACT:  Genie Contrata  914-721-8232  econtrata@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
 
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Read to Bradley - Session 1
4:00 PM - 4:30 PM

If you are in grades 1-5 you are invited to join Bradley, our certified therapy literacy mentor.

Any child who wants to have fun reading to a dog is free to come, as well as those struggling with reading skills and self-confidence.

Bradley Loves To Be Read To!

Registration is required. Sign Up now as space is limited.

CONTACT:  Children's Room  914-721-8227  
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
There are 4 spaces available.
 
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Read to Bradley - Session 2
4:30 PM - 5:00 PM

If you are in grades 1-5 you are invited to join Bradley, our certified therapy literacy mentor.

Any child who wants to have fun reading to a dog is free to come, as well as those struggling with reading skills and self-confidence.

Bradley Loves To Be Read To!

Registration is required. Sign Up now as space is limited.

CONTACT:  Children's Room  914-721-8227  
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
There are 4 spaces available.
Friday March 9, 2018
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Nursery Rhyme Time Walkers
10:15 AM - 10:40 AM

 

Storytime for Walkers - Walking babies 13 months to 20 months

Walkers are treated to songs, movement, books and a lot of fun

CONTACT:  The Children's Room  914-721-8227  
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
 
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English for Speakers of Other Languages
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
 

Do you want to learn basic English communication skills? Do you want to build your vocabulary? This eight session class will focus on conversation skills, and basic reading and writing, as well as helping students to develop skills on their own.  Your teacher, Linda Stephenson, is an experienced ESOL teacher who is currently teaching ESOL at the Westchester Educational Opportunity Center in Yonkers in addition to  classes at GPL. Her philosophy of education is: “Learning should be fun!”  She is looking forward to meeting you in the ESOL class! 

Friday mornings from 10:30am to 12:30pm.

Students must register online. For more information or assistance with registration, please call 914-721-8235. 

CONTACT:  Diana Lennon  914-721-8235  dlennon@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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Movers and Shakers
10:45 AM - 11:05 AM

 

 

Storytime for Movers and Shakers for children ages 21 months to 29 months. 

Little movers and shakers can embrace their inner groove in this early literacy program.

CONTACT:  The Children's Room  914-721-8227  
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
 
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Toddler Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

 

Storytime for Toddlers ages 30 months to 42 months.

Delight and stimulate your toddler's mind with books, rhymes and music. 

CONTACT:  The Children's Room  914-721-8227  
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
Saturday March 10, 2018
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Saturday Family LEGO Club – Ages: Kindergarten and Up
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

 

Family LEGO Club - Grades Kindergarten & up with an adult .

LEGO Club @ GPL is fun, fun, fun! We provide LEGOS, you supply imagination!  

 

CONTACT:  Children's Room  914-721-8227  
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
There are 15 spaces available.
 
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The Artist Within: Visual Journaling Workshop
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Join us for a creative journey combining visual art with words. In two Saturday workshops, you’ll learn to express your thoughts and feelings in a unique journal that embodies an artistic imprint of who you are through basic collage. You’ll create a visual account of self-discovery and understanding while having fun with the process, and then we’ll look at what we created and write in response to it. No artistic skills required as you craft pages full of meaning. Please bring an unlined notebook (approx. 8x10"); other materials will be supplied by the library. Limited to 15 participants; attendance at both sessions is strongly encouraged. For more information please call 914-721-8216. Online registration required.

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
Monday March 12, 2018
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SBIC - Senior Benefits Information Center
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Senior Benefits Information Center helps older adults 60 and over and those caring for the elderly achieve a better understanding of Medicare health plans and prescription drug coverage. Trained advisers help you navigate Medicare.  Great during open enrollment.  FREE - No Appointment Necessary

Every Monday - 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

                  Help Line: 231-2630

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
Tuesday March 13, 2018
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Book Ends Philosophy Book Discussion Group
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

The philosophy reading group meets bi-monthly and is a self guided discussion group led by Mr.  Robert Brantl, Esq.  The group is dedicated to the great philosophers of the past and present. Often titles selected are obscure and must be purchased by group participants.  A single work is discussed over several months.  New members please contact Kate to register.

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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Nursery Rhyme Time Walkers
10:15 AM - 10:40 AM

 

Storytime for Walkers - Walking babies 13 months to 20 months

Walkers are treated to songs, movement, books and a lot of fun

CONTACT:  The Children's Room  914-721-8227  
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
 
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Movers and Shakers
10:45 AM - 11:05 AM

 

 

Storytime for Movers and Shakers for children ages 21 months to 29 months. 

Little movers and shakers can embrace their inner groove in this early literacy program.

CONTACT:  The Children's Room  914-721-8227  
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
 
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Toddler Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

 

Storytime for Toddlers ages 30 months to 42 months.

Delight and stimulate your toddler's mind with books, rhymes and music. 

CONTACT:  The Children's Room  914-721-8227  
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
 
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Westchester Department of Health Navigator Program
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Westchester County Department of Health Navigator Program
Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend

Contact: Westchester County Department of Health    914-995-6350   hnav@westchestergov.com

Do you need health insurance?  The  Westchester County Health Department offers FREE help.

You may qualify for:

Medicaid and Child Health Plus (CHP)
Choose Your Health plan Apply all year round

Qualified Health Plans (QHP)
Compare and buy private insurance
Choose your health plan
Apply during Open Enrollment or Special Enrollment

If you own/operate a small business, we can help you:
Choose low-cost, quality health plans
Find out if you qualify for a tax credit
Apply any time for coverage for your employees

Contact us at 914-995-6350 or email hnav@westchestergov.com

CONTACT:  Westchester County Department of Health  914-995-6350  hnav@westchestergov.com
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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Sketchbook Drawing and Art Group
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

An opportunity to work on drawing, watercolor or pencil artwork in a creative aging program where members share their talents and learn from one another.  An on-going seasonal program which has visiting artists in residence to inspire and encourage work in progress.  Each member brings their own art supplies.  Light instruction is provided as well as some art tools to be used during Sketchbook.  New members, 55 and older,  please contact Kate to register.

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
 
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Introduction To Coding for 6th Graders
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Special Event at Theodore D. Young Community Center!
Workshop Sessions: Tuesdays, February 6-March 13, 2018

Attention 6th Graders! Come learn how to code. Learn how to create games, apps, websites, and much more by learning and applying language computers can understand. You don't need any special skills or knowledge to get started. Everybody can learn to code and the best way to learn code is by doing it. Learn how to code using Raspberry Pi hardware and software. This is a pilot program we are bringing to the Town of Greenburgh and we are excited to generate the most buzz possible so that we can continue to grow coding and STEM programs. This series is free of charge. Space is limited. Participants must attend all sessionsTransportation Available!

Want to participate? Contact Teen Services Librarian Liz @ 914-721-8224 or eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org for more details and to sign up!

This event is presented in partnership with: Theodore D Young Community Center, Greenburgh Central School District, New York State Senate, Town of Greenburgh, & Greenburgh Public Library. 

Theodore D. Young Community Center: 32 Manhattan Ave, White Plains, NY 10607.

CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Theodore D. Young Community Center
 
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Dungeons & Dragons Club
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join our ongoing group of D&D-ers. Don't know how to play? Come learn! All levels welcome. Meets 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of each month.
Led by Dungeon Master Nick. We will be playing Dungeons and Dragons 5th edition.

Open to grades 6 and up.

Email eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org or call 914-721-8224 for more details.

No registration required. 

CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teenburgh
Wednesday March 14, 2018
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Baby Laptime
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM

 

Baby Laptime for non-walking babies.

Enjoy nursery rhymes, songs, cuddles and fun appropriate for our youngest library users. 

CONTACT:  The Children's Room  914-721-8227  
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
 
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Spanish English Conversation Group
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Improve your Spanish conversation skills. Basic Spanish needed to participate. Please call 721-8235 for more information.

Mejore su nivel de conversación en inglés. Saber lo básico es necesario para participar. Favor de llamar 721-8235 para más información.

CONTACT:  Diana  914-721-8235  dlennon@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
 
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Preschool Storytime
4:00 PM - 4:40 PM

 

Preschool Storytime for ages 3 1/2 to 5.

Share silly stories, super songs, and make a crazy craft to take home.

CONTACT:  The Children's Room  914-721-8227  
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
 
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Animanga Club
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Can't get enough Anime, Manga, and all thing Otaku- come to Animanga Club!  Draw, hang out, enjoy pizza and watch Anime.  Meets on the Second Wednesday of the Month. For grades 6-12.

CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
 
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Chess Club
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

 

Chess Club for Grades 2nd and up

Does your child love playing chess?  Are they interested in learning to play?  

Open play and instruction from Warren, GPL's resident chess expert. 

 

CONTACT:  Children's Room  721-8227  JRooney@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
Thursday March 15, 2018
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Cyber Seniors
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Instructor Jason Fox teaches basic computer skills for seniors.  Topic: TBA

Cyber Seniors is a computer training group where basic computer skills is taught in a welcoming group setting under Mr. Fox's excellent guidance with Eli Gordon's assistance.  Topics range from beginning to use a mouse, keyboard or windows desk top to word processing, Internet browsing, email, computer security and social media.  Let us know if you have a special area of interest you would like us to focus on.  Seating limited to 12 participants for computers with additional side seating provided!   No Registration Necessary.

Note:  If you are interested in one-on-one Tech Coaching and Self-Directed Learning Services, please contact the Information Desk at 721-8225 to make a 45 minute appointment with a Librarian.

 

 

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Computer Training Room
 
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AIA Archaeology Book Group
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

AIA: Westchester Archaeology Book Group is a monthly afternoon discussion group interested in reading material surrounding architecture, archeology and interesting anthropology books.  Lead by an outside group of enthusiastic and loyal fans of past civilizations and places.  Members are responsible for obtaining copies of the books.  New members, please contact Myrna at: mwsilville@gmail.com .

Title:  The Invisible History Of The Human Race by, Christine Kenneally

Kenneally's own heritage is only one of the mysteries she pursues in “The Invisible History of the Human Race,” a smart, splendid, highly entertaining look at how DNA, increasingly visible to us since we first sequenced the human genome in 2000, can “open up tracts of human historythat had been entirely obscure.”  NYTimes  David Dobbs Oct 2014

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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LTS Poetry Workshop
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

The Brenda Connor-Bey Learning to See™ Legacy Workshop Series focuses on on writing poems about art, and exploring all creative writing, as well as other ways to "see" poetry through the "ekphrastic" style.  (Ekphrasis = “Description” in Greek. An ekphrastic poem is a vivid description of a scene or, more commonly, a work of art.) 

Students enroll for three-session workshops of two hours each. Partially funded by Poets&Writers, the Friends of Greenburgh Library, and Greenburgh Arts & Culture, workshops are free and open to the public. Beginners as well as established poets are welcomed. Participants are strongly encouraged to attend all three sessions. After registration limit is reached, a Wait List will be formed and students contacted as spaces become available. Teacher: Lisa Fleck

 

CONTACT:  Diana Lennon  914-721-8235  dlennon@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Local History Room
There are 3 spaces available.
 
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Stitchfest
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
CONTACT:  Genie Contrata  914-721-8232  econtrata@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
Friday March 16, 2018
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Nursery Rhyme Time Walkers
10:15 AM - 10:40 AM

 

Storytime for Walkers - Walking babies 13 months to 20 months

Walkers are treated to songs, movement, books and a lot of fun

CONTACT:  The Children's Room  914-721-8227  
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
 
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Movers and Shakers
10:45 AM - 11:05 AM

 

 

Storytime for Movers and Shakers for children ages 21 months to 29 months. 

Little movers and shakers can embrace their inner groove in this early literacy program.

CONTACT:  The Children's Room  914-721-8227  
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
 
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Toddler Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

 

Storytime for Toddlers ages 30 months to 42 months.

Delight and stimulate your toddler's mind with books, rhymes and music. 

CONTACT:  The Children's Room  914-721-8227  
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
 
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Health Matters for Seniors
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

  "Health Matters for Seniors"   

Speaker Series - The Westchester Medical Center: Health Network 

Session 2 - Topic:  Obesity, Diet, Nutrition and Diabetes

Speaker: TBA

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
Saturday March 17, 2018
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Weekend Walkers, Movers & Shakers
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM

 

A Saturday morning of fun for children ages 13 months to 29 months

with songs, movement and books. 

CONTACT:  The Children's Room  914-721-8227  
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
 
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ACT Practice Test
10:30 AM - 2:30 PM

Greenburgh Public Library is hosting a free ACT Test Practice session with Princeton Review Test Prep. Taking a full-length practice test gives students an opportunity to see how they’ll do on the actual test without putting a permanent score on their record. After the test, participants will receive an extensive score-report allowing them to see where their strengths and weaknesses are, PLUS a personalized consultation with a Princeton Review Advisor to go over their scores and answer their questions!
What to bring: Bring pencils, erasers, and a calculator.

Please arrive 15 minutes prior to the start of the exam.

Spots are limited so sign up today -- click "Register" below.

CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
 
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Teen Writing Group
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Led by local published author Jaz Johnson. 

Join a group of fellow teen writers to share, develop, create, and critique. This group is open to teens interested in all types of writing.  Please feel free to bring some of your work to share.

For middle and high school age. Free of charge and no registration required. 

CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Local History Room
Sunday March 18, 2018
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Domingos Divertidos
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Vengan a la biblioteca un domingo al mes para conocer y disfrutar de todos los materiales, recursos e información que tenemos para las familias latinas. Habrá actividades especiales para padres e hijos de 3 a 5 años. Ayudamos a los niños con la lectura y a los padres con sus preguntas. ¡Al final del evento compartiremos un cuento y galletas!

No es necesario inscribirse. Para más información, favor de llamar a 721-8235. 

CONTACT:  Diana   914-721-8235  dlennon@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
Monday March 19, 2018
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SBIC - Senior Benefits Information Center
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Senior Benefits Information Center helps older adults 60 and over and those caring for the elderly achieve a better understanding of Medicare health plans and prescription drug coverage. Trained advisers help you navigate Medicare.  Great during open enrollment.  FREE - No Appointment Necessary

Every Monday - 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

                  Help Line: 231-2630

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
Tuesday March 20, 2018
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Philosophical Breakfast Group
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Professor Grant Hardy, Ph.D. offers engaging lectures on the Upanishads, the Torah, the Tibetan Vajrayana's and other Sacred Texts over 36 lectures.  This is an 18 week series with two lectures per program from September 2017 - May 2018.  Pre-recorded DVD lectures from the Great Courses are viewed with a brief discussion after each segment.  Pre-Registration Required. Limited Seating.  

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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Nursery Rhyme Time Walkers
10:15 AM - 10:40 AM

 

Storytime for Walkers - Walking babies 13 months to 20 months

Walkers are treated to songs, movement, books and a lot of fun

CONTACT:  The Children's Room  914-721-8227  
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
 
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Movers and Shakers
10:45 AM - 11:05 AM

 

 

Storytime for Movers and Shakers for children ages 21 months to 29 months. 

Little movers and shakers can embrace their inner groove in this early literacy program.

CONTACT:  The Children's Room  914-721-8227  
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
 
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Toddler Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

 

Storytime for Toddlers ages 30 months to 42 months.

Delight and stimulate your toddler's mind with books, rhymes and music. 

CONTACT:  The Children's Room  914-721-8227  
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
 
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Westchester Department of Health Navigator Program
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Westchester County Department of Health Navigator Program
Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend

Contact: Westchester County Department of Health    914-995-6350   hnav@westchestergov.com

Do you need health insurance?  The  Westchester County Health Department offers FREE help.

You may qualify for:

Medicaid and Child Health Plus (CHP)
Choose Your Health plan Apply all year round

Qualified Health Plans (QHP)
Compare and buy private insurance
Choose your health plan
Apply during Open Enrollment or Special Enrollment

If you own/operate a small business, we can help you:
Choose low-cost, quality health plans
Find out if you qualify for a tax credit
Apply any time for coverage for your employees

Contact us at 914-995-6350 or email hnav@westchestergov.com

CONTACT:  Westchester County Department of Health  914-995-6350  hnav@westchestergov.com
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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Sketchbook Drawing and Art Group
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

An opportunity to work on drawing, watercolor or pencil artwork in a creative aging program where members share their talents and learn from one another.  An on-going seasonal program which has visiting artists in residence to inspire and encourage work in progress.  Each member brings their own art supplies.  Light instruction is provided as well as some art tools to be used during Sketchbook.  New members, 55 and older,  please contact Kate to register.

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
 
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Magic: The Gathering Meet-Up (Trading Card Game) for Teens
3:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Learn to play Magic-- The Trading Card Game!  Get tips and tricks from an experienced Instructor, bring your decks and battle!  Whether you're a new player or an expert this group is for you-- all levels welcome!  This group meets the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of each month.  No registration required.  

CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teenburgh
 
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GPL Writers' Community
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Join the GPL Writers' Community! If you are interested in writing, working with other writers in a supportive environment, and learning more about the craft, then please join us twice a month as we collaborate to create our best work. For more information please call 721-8235.

CONTACT:  Diana Lennon  914-721-8235  dlennon@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Local History Room
Wednesday March 21, 2018
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Baby Laptime
10:30 AM - 10:50 AM

 

Baby Laptime for non-walking babies.

Enjoy nursery rhymes, songs, cuddles and fun appropriate for our youngest library users. 

CONTACT:  The Children's Room  914-721-8227  
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
 
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Spanish English Conversation Group
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Improve your Spanish conversation skills. Basic Spanish needed to participate. Please call 721-8235 for more information.

Mejore su nivel de conversación en inglés. Saber lo básico es necesario para participar. Favor de llamar 721-8235 para más información.

CONTACT:  Diana  914-721-8235  dlennon@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
 
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Preschool Storytime
4:00 PM - 4:40 PM

 

Preschool Storytime for ages 3 1/2 to 5.

Share silly stories, super songs, and make a crazy craft to take home.

CONTACT:  The Children's Room  914-721-8227  
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
 
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Teen Book Trivia Club
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Before the meeting please read "A Wrinke InTime" by Madeleine L'Engle. This book group has it all, part book trivia and part book discussion. 
Meets once a month. 
For middle and high school age. 

CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Local History Room
 
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Chess Club
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

 

Chess Club for Grades 2nd and up

Does your child love playing chess?  Are they interested in learning to play?  

Open play and instruction from Warren, GPL's resident chess expert. 

 

CONTACT:  Children's Room  721-8227  JRooney@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
 
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Graphic Novel Club: Marvels
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Discuss graphic novels, comics, and manga with fellow fans. 

Upcoming Dates:

  • November 15 - "Watchmen" by Alan Moore
  • January 17 - "Marvels" by Kurt Busiek and Alex Ross
  • March 21 - "Saga Vol. 1" by Brian Vaughan
  • May 16 - Title TBA Soon

For ages 16 and up.

CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Local History Room
Thursday March 22, 2018
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LTS Poetry Workshop
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

The Brenda Connor-Bey Learning to See™ Legacy Workshop Series focuses on on writing poems about art, and exploring all creative writing, as well as other ways to "see" poetry through the "ekphrastic" style.  (Ekphrasis = “Description” in Greek. An ekphrastic poem is a vivid description of a scene or, more commonly, a work of art.) 

Students enroll for three-session workshops of two hours each. Partially funded by Poets&Writers, the Friends of Greenburgh Library, and Greenburgh Arts & Culture, workshops are free and open to the public. Beginners as well as established poets are welcomed. Participants are strongly encouraged to attend all three sessions. After registration limit is reached, a Wait List will be formed and students contacted as spaces become available. Teacher: Lisa Fleck

 

CONTACT:  Diana Lennon  914-721-8235  dlennon@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Local History Room
 
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Current Issues: Separating Facts From Fiction
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Elaine Cherry, Ph.D., in psychology and MA in political studies, facilitates an ongoing group dedicated to researching current issues and fact checking data for accuracy of news information.  A lively discussion of current news will take place with a focused topic for each session. Participants must prepare researched material to share with the group at each session.  Registration is required.

 

 

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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Stitchfest
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
CONTACT:  Genie Contrata  914-721-8232  econtrata@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
Friday March 23, 2018
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Nursery Rhyme Time Walkers
10:15 AM - 10:40 AM

 

Storytime for Walkers - Walking babies 13 months to 20 months

Walkers are treated to songs, movement, books and a lot of fun

CONTACT:  The Children's Room  914-721-8227  
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
 
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Movers and Shakers
10:45 AM - 11:05 AM

 

 

Storytime for Movers and Shakers for children ages 21 months to 29 months. 

Little movers and shakers can embrace their inner groove in this early literacy program.

CONTACT:  The Children's Room  914-721-8227  
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
 
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Toddler Time
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

 

Storytime for Toddlers ages 30 months to 42 months.

Delight and stimulate your toddler's mind with books, rhymes and music. 

CONTACT:  The Children's Room  914-721-8227  
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
 
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Teen Tech Helper & Self Check Out Helper Training
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Three of the many volunteering options VolunTeens have at the library are Teen Tech Helper (TTH), Teen Desk Helper, and Self Check Out Station Helper
 
If you at a GPL Teen Volunteer and are interested in helping people with computers and technology as part of your volunteering please attend one of the following trainings listed below (in addition to your Orientation). You will receive community service hours for attending, and once you are trained as a Teen Tech Helper/ Self Check Out Helper, you will be eligible to volunteer and be assigned shifts as a Teen Tech Helper and/or Self Check Out Helper. 
  • Teen Tech Helper - You are assigned one or more reoccurring weekly shifts where you will be in a library computer lab helping the public with computer and technology help (web searching, wifi, printing, email, & much more. 
     
  • Self Check Out Helper -  You are assigned one or more reoccurring weekly shifts where you will be in the lobby helping library customers check out their items using the self check out station, as well greeting people and giving directions to parts of the library.
     
  • Teen Desk Helper - Basically a Teen Tech Helper in the Teen room who also shows people around and helps them find books and stuff like that in Teenburgh.
*If you have already attended Teen Tech Helper/Self Check Out Helper Training, re-training is NOT required, so you don't have to do it again unless you want a refresher. **
 
Click "Register" below to sign up.
CONTACT:  Liz Anastasi  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teenburgh
Saturday March 24, 2018
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Family Storytime - Ages 2 1/2 to 5 Years
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

 

Family Storyime - Ages 2 1/2 - 5 years old 

Join us for fantastic family fun with one of our favorite librarians, Mary, for stories and a craft. 

Registration required. 

CONTACT:  Children's Room  721-8227  shile@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
Registration will begin on Sunday, February 25, 2018 at 10:00 AM     
Sunday March 25, 2018
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Collages of Poetry~Collage de Poesía: Xánath Caraza and Golda Solomon
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Join us for an incredible bilingual poetry reading with Xánath Caraza and Golda Solomon!
¡Venga a escuchar una increíble lectura bilingüe de poesía con Xánath Caraza and Golda Solomon! 

Xánath Caraza is a traveler, educator, poet and short story writer, and the Writer-in-Residence at Westchester Community College since 2016.  She is a columnist of La Bloga, Smithsonian Latino Center, Periódico de Poesía and Revista Literaria Monolito. Her books are Sin preámbulos / Without Preamble, Lágrima roja, Le sillabe del vento, Donde la luz es violeta / Where the Light is Violet, Tinta negra / Black Ink, Ocelocíhuatl, Sílabas de viento / Syllables of Wind, Noche de colibríes, Corazón pintado, Conjuro, her short story collection, Lo que trae la marea / What the Tide Brings and her second short story collection, Pulsación, is in progress.

 

Golda Solomon, poet and spoken word performer, is the founder of Po'Jazz (Poetry in Partnership with Jazz.) Golda's words can be found in the anthologies, The Mom Egg and Heal (Clique Calm Books), as well as in e-zines and journals and on CDs. Her latest collection of poetry, Medicine Woman of Jazz, was published in 2012 by World Audience Publishers. Golda's first collection, Flatbush Cowgirl, was published in 1999. Golda is poet-in-residence at Blue Door Gallery in Yonkers where she facilitates "ArtSpeak: Responding to the Walls" creative writing workshops, partially funded by Poets & Writers. She created "From Page To Performance" workshops for emerging poets and "ready to come out of the closet" writers and delivers innovative, on-site organization specific arts programming to workplaces, schools and other organizations.
Golda is a proud poetry outreach mentor for City College (CUNY) and the annual CCNY Poetry Festival, and a teacher for Learning to See™, The Brenda Connor-Bey Legacy Workshop Series at the Greenburgh Library. She is a member of WOMENWRITE, nyc and Word of Mouth writers, bringing poetry in performance to the tri-state area.

 

 

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
 
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Jazz Conversations
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
Monday March 26, 2018
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SBIC - Senior Benefits Information Center
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Senior Benefits Information Center helps older adults 60 and over and those caring for the elderly achieve a better understanding of Medicare health plans and prescription drug coverage. Trained advisers help you navigate Medicare.  Great during open enrollment.  FREE - No Appointment Necessary

Every Monday - 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

                  Help Line: 231-2630

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
Tuesday March 27, 2018
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Book Ends Philosophy Book Discussion Group
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

The philosophy reading group meets bi-monthly and is a self guided discussion group led by Mr.  Robert Brantl, Esq.  The group is dedicated to the great philosophers of the past and present. Often titles selected are obscure and must be purchased by group participants.  A single work is discussed over several months.  New members please contact Kate to register.

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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Westchester Department of Health Navigator Program
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Westchester County Department of Health Navigator Program
Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend

Contact: Westchester County Department of Health    914-995-6350   hnav@westchestergov.com

Do you need health insurance?  The  Westchester County Health Department offers FREE help.

You may qualify for:

Medicaid and Child Health Plus (CHP)
Choose Your Health plan Apply all year round

Qualified Health Plans (QHP)
Compare and buy private insurance
Choose your health plan
Apply during Open Enrollment or Special Enrollment

If you own/operate a small business, we can help you:
Choose low-cost, quality health plans
Find out if you qualify for a tax credit
Apply any time for coverage for your employees

Contact us at 914-995-6350 or email hnav@westchestergov.com

CONTACT:  Westchester County Department of Health  914-995-6350  hnav@westchestergov.com
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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Sketchbook Drawing and Art Group
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

An opportunity to work on drawing, watercolor or pencil artwork in a creative aging program where members share their talents and learn from one another.  An on-going seasonal program which has visiting artists in residence to inspire and encourage work in progress.  Each member brings their own art supplies.  Light instruction is provided as well as some art tools to be used during Sketchbook.  New members, 55 and older,  please contact Kate to register.

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
 
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Dungeons & Dragons Club
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join our ongoing group of D&D-ers. Don't know how to play? Come learn! All levels welcome. Meets 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of each month.
Led by Dungeon Master Nick. We will be playing Dungeons and Dragons 5th edition.

Open to grades 6 and up.

Email eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org or call 914-721-8224 for more details.

No registration required. 

CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teenburgh
Wednesday March 28, 2018
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Spanish English Conversation Group
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Improve your Spanish conversation skills. Basic Spanish needed to participate. Please call 721-8235 for more information.

Mejore su nivel de conversación en inglés. Saber lo básico es necesario para participar. Favor de llamar 721-8235 para más información.

CONTACT:  Diana  914-721-8235  dlennon@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
 
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College Bound: College Advising for Students & Adults
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
A college advising session for high school students and their families/guardians. Topics addressed will include: the college admissions process, working with high school counselors and teachers, selecting colleges, what to do over your summer breaks to improve your college applications, what extracurricular activities colleges are looking for, when to take your big tests (PSAT/SAT/ACT), writing your college essay and much more.
 
After the College Bound Seminar you will have the opportunity to schedule a future in-library personalized conversation with the presenter at a time of mutual convenience. Discover what is best for YOU in the college selection and application process!
 
Presented by Kathy Dalle Molle, a college admissions counselor:  www.admissionscounselor.org 
This event is free of charge.  Click "register" below to sign up.
 
CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
Thursday March 29, 2018
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LTS Poetry Workshop
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

The Brenda Connor-Bey Learning to See™ Legacy Workshop Series focuses on on writing poems about art, and exploring all creative writing, as well as other ways to "see" poetry through the "ekphrastic" style.  (Ekphrasis = “Description” in Greek. An ekphrastic poem is a vivid description of a scene or, more commonly, a work of art.) 

Students enroll for three-session workshops of two hours each. Partially funded by Poets&Writers, the Friends of Greenburgh Library, and Greenburgh Arts & Culture, workshops are free and open to the public. Beginners as well as established poets are welcomed. Participants are strongly encouraged to attend all three sessions. After registration limit is reached, a Wait List will be formed and students contacted as spaces become available. Teacher: Lisa Fleck

 

CONTACT:  Diana Lennon  914-721-8235  dlennon@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Local History Room
 
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Stitchfest
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
CONTACT:  Genie Contrata  914-721-8232  econtrata@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
Friday March 30, 2018
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Library Open from 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

The Library will close at 1:00 p.m. for Good Friday.

Sunday April 1, 2018
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Library Closed

The Library is closed for Easter Sunday.

Monday April 2, 2018
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SBIC - Senior Benefits Information Center
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Senior Benefits Information Center helps older adults 60 and over and those caring for the elderly achieve a better understanding of Medicare health plans and prescription drug coverage. Trained advisers help you navigate Medicare.  Great during open enrollment.  FREE - No Appointment Necessary

Every Monday - 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

                  Help Line: 231-2630

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
Tuesday April 3, 2018
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Philosophical Breakfast Group
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Professor Grant Hardy, Ph.D. offers engaging lectures on the Upanishads, the Torah, the Tibetan Vajrayana's and other Sacred Texts over 36 lectures.  This is an 18 week series with two lectures per program from September 2017 - May 2018.  Pre-recorded DVD lectures from the Great Courses are viewed with a brief discussion after each segment.  Pre-Registration Required. Limited Seating.  

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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Westchester Department of Health Navigator Program
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Westchester County Department of Health Navigator Program
Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend

Contact: Westchester County Department of Health    914-995-6350   hnav@westchestergov.com

Do you need health insurance?  The  Westchester County Health Department offers FREE help.

You may qualify for:

Medicaid and Child Health Plus (CHP)
Choose Your Health plan Apply all year round

Qualified Health Plans (QHP)
Compare and buy private insurance
Choose your health plan
Apply during Open Enrollment or Special Enrollment

If you own/operate a small business, we can help you:
Choose low-cost, quality health plans
Find out if you qualify for a tax credit
Apply any time for coverage for your employees

Contact us at 914-995-6350 or email hnav@westchestergov.com

CONTACT:  Westchester County Department of Health  914-995-6350  hnav@westchestergov.com
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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Sketchbook Drawing and Art Group
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

An opportunity to work on drawing, watercolor or pencil artwork in a creative aging program where members share their talents and learn from one another.  An on-going seasonal program which has visiting artists in residence to inspire and encourage work in progress.  Each member brings their own art supplies.  Light instruction is provided as well as some art tools to be used during Sketchbook.  New members, 55 and older,  please contact Kate to register.

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
 
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Magic: The Gathering Meet-Up (Trading Card Game) for Teens
3:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Learn to play Magic-- The Trading Card Game!  Get tips and tricks from an experienced Instructor, bring your decks and battle!  Whether you're a new player or an expert this group is for you-- all levels welcome!  This group meets the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of each month.  No registration required.  

CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teenburgh
Wednesday April 4, 2018
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AAUW Program: Medical Ailments of Various Composers
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Annual Branch Meeting: Vote on budget and slate of officers.

Program:  Medical Ailments of Various Composers.  The program will be illustrated with musical interludes.
Speaker:  Steven Moshman, M.D. Founder and conductor of The Albert Einstein Symphony Orchestra.

 
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
 
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YA Event
6:35 PM - 8:30 PM
CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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Teen Volunteer Orientation
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Want to volunteer at Greenburgh Public Library? Become a VolunTeen!
For ages 12-19.

  • Earn community service hours
  • Looks great on resumes and job/college applications

All teen volunteers must complete the volunteer application below and attend an Orientatin before they are eligible to start volunteering

For details & Volunteer Application visit http://greenburghlibrary.libguides.com/Teen/volunteen

Click "Register" below to sign up for this Teen Volunteer Orientation.

CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Local History Room
Thursday April 5, 2018
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Meet the Neighbors Book Discussion Group
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Facilitator: Teresa Walsh 

Pull up in chair with your neighbors and discuss great literature. 

More details to be announced. 

No registration required. 

CONTACT:  Greenburgh Public Library   914-721-8200  greref@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
Sunday April 8, 2018
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Concert: Black Marble Duo - The Italian Muse
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

THE ITALIAN MUSE: Works for Two Violins Without Bass by Boccherini, Leclair, Locatelli

Black Marble Duo

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
Monday April 9, 2018
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SBIC - Senior Benefits Information Center
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Senior Benefits Information Center helps older adults 60 and over and those caring for the elderly achieve a better understanding of Medicare health plans and prescription drug coverage. Trained advisers help you navigate Medicare.  Great during open enrollment.  FREE - No Appointment Necessary

Every Monday - 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

                  Help Line: 231-2630

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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Musical Munchkins - Laptime
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
CONTACT:  Gail Fell  9147218227  gfell@greenburghlibrary.org
 
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LTS Poetry Workshop
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

The Brenda Connor-Bey Learning to See™ Legacy Workshop Series focuses on on writing poems about art, and exploring all creative writing, as well as other ways to "see" poetry through the "ekphrastic" style.  (Ekphrasis = “Description” in Greek. An ekphrastic poem is a vivid description of a scene or, more commonly, a work of art.) 

Students enroll for three-session workshops of two hours each. Partially funded by Poets&Writers, the Friends of Greenburgh Library, and Greenburgh Arts & Culture, workshops are free and open to the public. Beginners as well as established poets are welcomed. Participants are strongly encouraged to attend all three sessions. After registration limit is reached, a Wait List will be formed and students contacted as spaces become available. Teacher: Ruth Handel

 

CONTACT:  Diana Lennon  914-721-8235  dlennon@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Local History Room
Registration will begin on Thursday, March 1, 2018 at 10:00 AM     
 
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Musical Munchkins - Older
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
CONTACT:  Gail Fell  9147218227  gfell@greenburghlibrary.org
Tuesday April 10, 2018
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Book Ends Philosophy Book Discussion Group
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

The philosophy reading group meets bi-monthly and is a self guided discussion group led by Mr.  Robert Brantl, Esq.  The group is dedicated to the great philosophers of the past and present. Often titles selected are obscure and must be purchased by group participants.  A single work is discussed over several months.  New members please contact Kate to register.

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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Westchester Department of Health Navigator Program
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Westchester County Department of Health Navigator Program
Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend

Contact: Westchester County Department of Health    914-995-6350   hnav@westchestergov.com

Do you need health insurance?  The  Westchester County Health Department offers FREE help.

You may qualify for:

Medicaid and Child Health Plus (CHP)
Choose Your Health plan Apply all year round

Qualified Health Plans (QHP)
Compare and buy private insurance
Choose your health plan
Apply during Open Enrollment or Special Enrollment

If you own/operate a small business, we can help you:
Choose low-cost, quality health plans
Find out if you qualify for a tax credit
Apply any time for coverage for your employees

Contact us at 914-995-6350 or email hnav@westchestergov.com

CONTACT:  Westchester County Department of Health  914-995-6350  hnav@westchestergov.com
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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Sketchbook Drawing and Art Group
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

An opportunity to work on drawing, watercolor or pencil artwork in a creative aging program where members share their talents and learn from one another.  An on-going seasonal program which has visiting artists in residence to inspire and encourage work in progress.  Each member brings their own art supplies.  Light instruction is provided as well as some art tools to be used during Sketchbook.  New members, 55 and older,  please contact Kate to register.

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
 
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Dungeons & Dragons Club
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join our ongoing group of D&D-ers. Don't know how to play? Come learn! All levels welcome. Meets 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of each month.
Led by Dungeon Master Nick. We will be playing Dungeons and Dragons 5th edition.

Open to grades 6 and up.

Email eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org or call 914-721-8224 for more details.

No registration required. 

CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teenburgh
Wednesday April 11, 2018
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Local Author: Falguni Kothari
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Falguni Kothari is the author of unconventatonal love stories and fantasy tales.

She will talk about her writing experience, read from her most recent book "My Last Love Story" and take questions and answers from the audience.

No registration required.

CONTACT:  Greenburgh Public Library   914-721-8200  greref@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
Thursday April 12, 2018
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Current Issues: Separating Facts From Fiction
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Elaine Cherry, Ph.D., in psychology and MA in political studies, facilitates an ongoing group dedicated to researching current issues and fact checking data for accuracy of news information.  A lively discussion of current news will take place with a focused topic for each session. Participants must prepare researched material to share with the group at each session.  Registration is required.

 

 

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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Stitchfest
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
CONTACT:  Genie Contrata  914-721-8232  econtrata@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
Saturday April 14, 2018
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Emoji Everywhere: Pillows, Movie & 3D Pins
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Make your own adorable emoji pillows and add some fun and emotion to your room! Make some 3D emoji pins & watch The Emoji Movie too.

All supplies included free of charge. For grades 6-12.

Click "Register" below to sign up for this event.

CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teenburgh
 
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Teen Advisory Board
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Teen Advisory Board

Teens have YOUR voice heard in YOUR library! Help plan events, pick out teen collections (books, magazines, video games & more),  promote & encourage teen library use — all while earning volunteer hours. 

CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Local History Room
Monday April 16, 2018
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SBIC - Senior Benefits Information Center
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Senior Benefits Information Center helps older adults 60 and over and those caring for the elderly achieve a better understanding of Medicare health plans and prescription drug coverage. Trained advisers help you navigate Medicare.  Great during open enrollment.  FREE - No Appointment Necessary

Every Monday - 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

                  Help Line: 231-2630

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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LTS Poetry Workshop
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

The Brenda Connor-Bey Learning to See™ Legacy Workshop Series focuses on on writing poems about art, and exploring all creative writing, as well as other ways to "see" poetry through the "ekphrastic" style.  (Ekphrasis = “Description” in Greek. An ekphrastic poem is a vivid description of a scene or, more commonly, a work of art.) 

Students enroll for three-session workshops of two hours each. Partially funded by Poets&Writers, the Friends of Greenburgh Library, and Greenburgh Arts & Culture, workshops are free and open to the public. Beginners as well as established poets are welcomed. Participants are strongly encouraged to attend all three sessions. After registration limit is reached, a Wait List will be formed and students contacted as spaces become available. Teacher: Ruth Handel

 

CONTACT:  Diana Lennon  914-721-8235  dlennon@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Local History Room
Tuesday April 17, 2018
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Philosophical Breakfast Group
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Professor Grant Hardy, Ph.D. offers engaging lectures on the Upanishads, the Torah, the Tibetan Vajrayana's and other Sacred Texts over 36 lectures.  This is an 18 week series with two lectures per program from September 2017 - May 2018.  Pre-recorded DVD lectures from the Great Courses are viewed with a brief discussion after each segment.  Pre-Registration Required. Limited Seating.  

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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Westchester Department of Health Navigator Program
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Westchester County Department of Health Navigator Program
Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend

Contact: Westchester County Department of Health    914-995-6350   hnav@westchestergov.com

Do you need health insurance?  The  Westchester County Health Department offers FREE help.

You may qualify for:

Medicaid and Child Health Plus (CHP)
Choose Your Health plan Apply all year round

Qualified Health Plans (QHP)
Compare and buy private insurance
Choose your health plan
Apply during Open Enrollment or Special Enrollment

If you own/operate a small business, we can help you:
Choose low-cost, quality health plans
Find out if you qualify for a tax credit
Apply any time for coverage for your employees

Contact us at 914-995-6350 or email hnav@westchestergov.com

CONTACT:  Westchester County Department of Health  914-995-6350  hnav@westchestergov.com
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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Sketchbook Drawing and Art Group
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

An opportunity to work on drawing, watercolor or pencil artwork in a creative aging program where members share their talents and learn from one another.  An on-going seasonal program which has visiting artists in residence to inspire and encourage work in progress.  Each member brings their own art supplies.  Light instruction is provided as well as some art tools to be used during Sketchbook.  New members, 55 and older,  please contact Kate to register.

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
 
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Magic: The Gathering Meet-Up (Trading Card Game) for Teens
3:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Learn to play Magic-- The Trading Card Game!  Get tips and tricks from an experienced Instructor, bring your decks and battle!  Whether you're a new player or an expert this group is for you-- all levels welcome!  This group meets the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of each month.  No registration required.  

CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teenburgh
 
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Tween Tag Sale planning meeting
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
CONTACT:  Children's Room  9147218227  gfell@greenburghlibrary.org
Wednesday April 18, 2018
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Teen Book Trivia Club
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

**Please note the time change to our reulary scheduled meeting - Start time at 6 PM, not 6:30 PM**

CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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Time Travel: Exploring Your Family Tree for Teens
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Travel back in time and investiagte your roots. Learn how to explore: WHO were your ancestors, WHAT did they do, WHEN did they live, WHERE did they live, and the amazing challenges and adventure they faced! 

If you would like, bring a story from your family's history to share and uncover the myth and legend behind your family tale. 

For middle and high school age.
No advanced registration required but click "Register" below to reserve your computer. 

CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Computer Training Room
Thursday April 19, 2018
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AIA Archaeology Book Group
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

AIA: Westchester Archaeology Book Group is a monthly afternoon discussion group interested in reading material surrounding architecture, archeology and interesting anthropology books.  Lead by an outside group of enthusiastic and loyal fans of past civilizations and places.  Members are responsible for obtaining copies of their book.  New members, please contact Myrna at: mwsilville@gmail.com .

Title:  TBA

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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Stitchfest
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
CONTACT:  Genie Contrata  914-721-8232  econtrata@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
Friday April 20, 2018
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Health Matters for Seniors
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

  "Health Matters for Seniors"  

Speaker Series - The Westchester Medical Center: Health Network 

Session 3 - Topic:  Heart Disease

Speaker: Dr. Alan Gass, MD, FACC  - Medical Director, Heart Transplant and Mechanical Circulatory Support.  Dr. Gass has followed hundreds of patients in various stages of heart failure and achieved survival rates among the best in the Country.  Previously, he served for 15 years as Medical Director of Mount Sinai's Heart Transplant Program in New York City.  A strong believer in the connection between body, mind and spirit, Dr. Gass believes achieving wellness is a team effort between patients and health professionals.  

Join us for an engaging conversation !

 

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
Sunday April 22, 2018
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Domingos Divertidos
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Vengan a la biblioteca un domingo al mes para conocer y disfrutar de todos los materiales, recursos e información que tenemos para las familias latinas. Habrá actividades especiales para padres e hijos de 3 a 5 años. Ayudamos a los niños con la lectura y a los padres con sus preguntas. ¡Al final del evento compartiremos un cuento y galletas!

No es necesario inscribirse. Para más información, favor de llamar a 721-8235. 

CONTACT:  Diana   914-721-8235  dlennon@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
Monday April 23, 2018
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SBIC - Senior Benefits Information Center
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Senior Benefits Information Center helps older adults 60 and over and those caring for the elderly achieve a better understanding of Medicare health plans and prescription drug coverage. Trained advisers help you navigate Medicare.  Great during open enrollment.  FREE - No Appointment Necessary

Every Monday - 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

                  Help Line: 231-2630

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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LTS Poetry Workshop
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

The Brenda Connor-Bey Learning to See™ Legacy Workshop Series focuses on on writing poems about art, and exploring all creative writing, as well as other ways to "see" poetry through the "ekphrastic" style.  (Ekphrasis = “Description” in Greek. An ekphrastic poem is a vivid description of a scene or, more commonly, a work of art.) 

Students enroll for three-session workshops of two hours each. Partially funded by Poets&Writers, the Friends of Greenburgh Library, and Greenburgh Arts & Culture, workshops are free and open to the public. Beginners as well as established poets are welcomed. Participants are strongly encouraged to attend all three sessions. After registration limit is reached, a Wait List will be formed and students contacted as spaces become available. Teacher: Ruth Handel

 

CONTACT:  Diana Lennon  914-721-8235  dlennon@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Local History Room
Tuesday April 24, 2018
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Book Ends Philosophy Book Discussion Group
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

The philosophy reading group meets bi-monthly and is a self guided discussion group led by Mr.  Robert Brantl, Esq.  The group is dedicated to the great philosophers of the past and present. Often titles selected are obscure and must be purchased by group participants.  A single work is discussed over several months.  New members please contact Kate to register.

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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Westchester Department of Health Navigator Program
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Westchester County Department of Health Navigator Program
Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend

Contact: Westchester County Department of Health    914-995-6350   hnav@westchestergov.com

Do you need health insurance?  The  Westchester County Health Department offers FREE help.

You may qualify for:

Medicaid and Child Health Plus (CHP)
Choose Your Health plan Apply all year round

Qualified Health Plans (QHP)
Compare and buy private insurance
Choose your health plan
Apply during Open Enrollment or Special Enrollment

If you own/operate a small business, we can help you:
Choose low-cost, quality health plans
Find out if you qualify for a tax credit
Apply any time for coverage for your employees

Contact us at 914-995-6350 or email hnav@westchestergov.com

CONTACT:  Westchester County Department of Health  914-995-6350  hnav@westchestergov.com
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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Sketchbook Drawing and Art Group
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

An opportunity to work on drawing, watercolor or pencil artwork in a creative aging program where members share their talents and learn from one another.  An on-going seasonal program which has visiting artists in residence to inspire and encourage work in progress.  Each member brings their own art supplies.  Light instruction is provided as well as some art tools to be used during Sketchbook.  New members, 55 and older,  please contact Kate to register.

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
 
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Dungeons & Dragons Club
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join our ongoing group of D&D-ers. Don't know how to play? Come learn! All levels welcome. Meets 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of each month.
Led by Dungeon Master Nick. We will be playing Dungeons and Dragons 5th edition.

Open to grades 6 and up.

Email eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org or call 914-721-8224 for more details.

No registration required. 

CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teenburgh
Wednesday April 25, 2018
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Researching Colleges: Selecting Your Best Fit
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

During this workshop, participants learn to prioritize various criteria, e.g. size, location, school setting, course offerings, etc. that make a particular set of colleges a good fit. In addition, we will look at multiple online tools and resources for researching colleges and learn how certain factors at each college, e.g. selectivity, retention, and graduation rates, can guide a student's decision whether or not to apply to or attend that school. Presented by Jeffery Hirsch Founder of College Starter. 

 

CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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Creating Yourself In Retirement
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Special Event  

For retirees and soon-to-be-retirees, "Creating Yourself in Retirement: The Emotional Aspect," showcases various options for enhancing your quality of life. Retirement is a time of enormous change that promises emotional rewards but also has the potential for emotional dangers.  Boredom, depression and addiction can become hazards in retirement. Learn what to expect and how to successfully navigate this life change. 

Michael Amoroso, BBA, MBA, a retiree for 20 years, ran his own marketing research firm. 

Ingrid Gillespie, BS, MS, is the Executive Director of Communities4Action, a regional action council. She has worked for over 30 years in the human services field.

 

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
Thursday April 26, 2018
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Current Issues: Separating Facts From Fiction
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Elaine Cherry, Ph.D., in psychology and MA in political studies, facilitates an ongoing group dedicated to researching current issues and fact checking data for accuracy of news information.  A lively discussion of current news will take place with a focused topic for each session. Participants must prepare researched material to share with the group at each session.  Registration is required.

 

 

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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Stitchfest
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
CONTACT:  Genie Contrata  914-721-8232  econtrata@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
Saturday April 28, 2018
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Art Reception
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Artist Barbara Glabb 

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
 
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Tween Tag Sale
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
CONTACT:  Children's Room  9147218227  gfell@greenburghlibrary.org
Sunday April 29, 2018
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Concert: Art Lillard Trio
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Drummer Art Lillard and his trio return to GPL for an afternoon of great jazz.

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
 
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Mystery Book Club
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
CONTACT:  Nancy Larrabee   914-721-8225  
LOCATION: Local History Room
Monday April 30, 2018
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SBIC - Senior Benefits Information Center
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Senior Benefits Information Center helps older adults 60 and over and those caring for the elderly achieve a better understanding of Medicare health plans and prescription drug coverage. Trained advisers help you navigate Medicare.  Great during open enrollment.  FREE - No Appointment Necessary

Every Monday - 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

                  Help Line: 231-2630

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
Tuesday May 1, 2018
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Philosophical Breakfast Group
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Professor Grant Hardy, Ph.D. offers engaging lectures on the Upanishads, the Torah, the Tibetan Vajrayana's and other Sacred Texts over 36 lectures.  This is an 18 week series with two lectures per program from September 2017 - May 2018.  Pre-recorded DVD lectures from the Great Courses are viewed with a brief discussion after each segment.  Pre-Registration Required. Limited Seating.  

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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Westchester Department of Health Navigator Program
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Westchester County Department of Health Navigator Program
Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend

Contact: Westchester County Department of Health    914-995-6350   hnav@westchestergov.com

Do you need health insurance?  The  Westchester County Health Department offers FREE help.

You may qualify for:

Medicaid and Child Health Plus (CHP)
Choose Your Health plan Apply all year round

Qualified Health Plans (QHP)
Compare and buy private insurance
Choose your health plan
Apply during Open Enrollment or Special Enrollment

If you own/operate a small business, we can help you:
Choose low-cost, quality health plans
Find out if you qualify for a tax credit
Apply any time for coverage for your employees

Contact us at 914-995-6350 or email hnav@westchestergov.com

CONTACT:  Westchester County Department of Health  914-995-6350  hnav@westchestergov.com
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
misc_none
Sketchbook Drawing and Art Group
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

An opportunity to work on drawing, watercolor or pencil artwork in a creative aging program where members share their talents and learn from one another.  An on-going seasonal program which has visiting artists in residence to inspire and encourage work in progress.  Each member brings their own art supplies.  Light instruction is provided as well as some art tools to be used during Sketchbook.  New members, 55 and older,  please contact Kate to register.

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
 
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Magic: The Gathering Meet-Up (Trading Card Game) for Teens
3:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Learn to play Magic-- The Trading Card Game!  Get tips and tricks from an experienced Instructor, bring your decks and battle!  Whether you're a new player or an expert this group is for you-- all levels welcome!  This group meets the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of each month.  No registration required.  

CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teenburgh
Wednesday May 2, 2018
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Get A Job: Workshop for Teens
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Tips and tricks for teens looking for jobs and internships! Learn where to look for jobs and internships, how to apply for them, what employers are looking for, what to expect in an interview, and how to create a good cover letter and resume. Create your own resume that you can use when applying for jobs, scholarships, internships, and colleges. 

For grades 6-12. Advance registration required. Click "Register" below to sign up.

CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Computer Training Room
Thursday May 3, 2018
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Meet the Neighbors Book Discussion Group
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Facilitator: Teresa Walsh 

Pull up in chair with your neighbors and discuss great literature. 

More details to be announced. 

No registration required. 

CONTACT:  Greenburgh Public Library   914-721-8200  greref@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
Saturday May 5, 2018
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Free Comic Book Day
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Details Coming Soon.

CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
Monday May 7, 2018
misc_none
SBIC - Senior Benefits Information Center
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Senior Benefits Information Center helps older adults 60 and over and those caring for the elderly achieve a better understanding of Medicare health plans and prescription drug coverage. Trained advisers help you navigate Medicare.  Great during open enrollment.  FREE - No Appointment Necessary

Every Monday - 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

                  Help Line: 231-2630

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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Musical Munchkins - Laptime
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
CONTACT:  Gail Fell  9147218227  gfell@greenburghlibrary.org
 
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Musical Munchkins - Older
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
CONTACT:  Gail Fell  9147218227  gfell@greenburghlibrary.org
Tuesday May 8, 2018
misc_none
Book Ends Philosophy Book Discussion Group
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

The philosophy reading group meets bi-monthly and is a self guided discussion group led by Mr.  Robert Brantl, Esq.  The group is dedicated to the great philosophers of the past and present. Often titles selected are obscure and must be purchased by group participants.  A single work is discussed over several months.  New members please contact Kate to register.

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
misc_none
Westchester Department of Health Navigator Program
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Westchester County Department of Health Navigator Program
Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend

Contact: Westchester County Department of Health    914-995-6350   hnav@westchestergov.com

Do you need health insurance?  The  Westchester County Health Department offers FREE help.

You may qualify for:

Medicaid and Child Health Plus (CHP)
Choose Your Health plan Apply all year round

Qualified Health Plans (QHP)
Compare and buy private insurance
Choose your health plan
Apply during Open Enrollment or Special Enrollment

If you own/operate a small business, we can help you:
Choose low-cost, quality health plans
Find out if you qualify for a tax credit
Apply any time for coverage for your employees

Contact us at 914-995-6350 or email hnav@westchestergov.com

CONTACT:  Westchester County Department of Health  914-995-6350  hnav@westchestergov.com
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
misc_none
Sketchbook Drawing and Art Group
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

An opportunity to work on drawing, watercolor or pencil artwork in a creative aging program where members share their talents and learn from one another.  An on-going seasonal program which has visiting artists in residence to inspire and encourage work in progress.  Each member brings their own art supplies.  Light instruction is provided as well as some art tools to be used during Sketchbook.  New members, 55 and older,  please contact Kate to register.

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
 
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Dungeons & Dragons Club
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join our ongoing group of D&D-ers. Don't know how to play? Come learn! All levels welcome. Meets 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of each month.
Led by Dungeon Master Nick. We will be playing Dungeons and Dragons 5th edition.

Open to grades 6 and up.

Email eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org or call 914-721-8224 for more details.

No registration required. 

CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teenburgh
Wednesday May 9, 2018
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Animanga Club
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Can't get enough Anime, Manga, and all thing Otaku- come to Animanga Club!  Draw, hang out, enjoy pizza and watch Anime.  Meets on the Second Wednesday of the Month. For grades 6-12.

CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
Thursday May 10, 2018
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Current Issues: Separating Facts From Fiction
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Elaine Cherry, Ph.D., in psychology and MA in political studies, facilitates an ongoing group dedicated to researching current issues and fact checking data for accuracy of news information.  A lively discussion of current news will take place with a focused topic for each session. Participants must prepare researched material to share with the group at each session.  Registration is required.

 

 

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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Stitchfest
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
CONTACT:  Genie Contrata  914-721-8232  econtrata@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
Saturday May 12, 2018
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Open to grades 6-12.
Dedicated Teen Study Space: Get some last minute studying done for finals, Regents, papers, and projects at Greenburgh Public Library! A great quiet place for group and individual study.
Research Help: Get research help from librarians!
Activities to combat Stress: Stressing out? No worries -- we have lots of easy worry reducing stuff to fill your study breaks and clear your mind: pop bubble wrap, stress balls, legos, coloring, and more. 
Times: You can come and stay all day or drop-in any time 10-5. Tables are first come, first served. 
What to Bring: Your study stuff, laptops/tablets, headphones.

 
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Teen Stress Free Studying
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Stress Free Studying

Dedicated Teen Study Space: Get some last minute studying done for AP Tests, papers, and projects at Greenburgh Public Library! A great quiet place for group and individual study.

  • Research Help: Get research help from librarians!
  • Activities to combat Stress: Stressing out? No worries -- we have lots of easy worry reducing stuff to fill your study breaks and clear your mind
  • Times: You can come and stay all day or drop-in any time 10-3. Tables are first come, first served. 
  • What to Bring: Your study stuff, laptops/tablets, headphones.

Open to grades 6-12.

CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
 
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Teen Writing Group
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Led by local published author Jaz Johnson. 

Join a group of fellow teen writers to share, develop, create, and critique. This group is open to teens interested in all types of writing.  Please feel free to bring some of your work to share.

For middle and high school age. Free of charge and no registration required. 

CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Local History Room
Monday May 14, 2018
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SBIC - Senior Benefits Information Center
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Senior Benefits Information Center helps older adults 60 and over and those caring for the elderly achieve a better understanding of Medicare health plans and prescription drug coverage. Trained advisers help you navigate Medicare.  Great during open enrollment.  FREE - No Appointment Necessary

Every Monday - 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

                  Help Line: 231-2630

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
Tuesday May 15, 2018
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Philosophical Breakfast Group
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Professor Grant Hardy, Ph.D. offers engaging lectures on the Upanishads, the Torah, the Tibetan Vajrayana's and other Sacred Texts over 36 lectures.  This is an 18 week series with two lectures per program from September 2017 - May 2018.  Pre-recorded DVD lectures from the Great Courses are viewed with a brief discussion after each segment.  Pre-Registration Required. Limited Seating.  

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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Westchester Department of Health Navigator Program
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Westchester County Department of Health Navigator Program
Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend

Contact: Westchester County Department of Health    914-995-6350   hnav@westchestergov.com

Do you need health insurance?  The  Westchester County Health Department offers FREE help.

You may qualify for:

Medicaid and Child Health Plus (CHP)
Choose Your Health plan Apply all year round

Qualified Health Plans (QHP)
Compare and buy private insurance
Choose your health plan
Apply during Open Enrollment or Special Enrollment

If you own/operate a small business, we can help you:
Choose low-cost, quality health plans
Find out if you qualify for a tax credit
Apply any time for coverage for your employees

Contact us at 914-995-6350 or email hnav@westchestergov.com

CONTACT:  Westchester County Department of Health  914-995-6350  hnav@westchestergov.com
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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Sketchbook Drawing and Art Group
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

An opportunity to work on drawing, watercolor or pencil artwork in a creative aging program where members share their talents and learn from one another.  An on-going seasonal program which has visiting artists in residence to inspire and encourage work in progress.  Each member brings their own art supplies.  Light instruction is provided as well as some art tools to be used during Sketchbook.  New members, 55 and older,  please contact Kate to register.

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
 
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Magic: The Gathering Meet-Up (Trading Card Game) for Teens
3:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Learn to play Magic-- The Trading Card Game!  Get tips and tricks from an experienced Instructor, bring your decks and battle!  Whether you're a new player or an expert this group is for you-- all levels welcome!  This group meets the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of each month.  No registration required.  

CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teenburgh
Wednesday May 16, 2018
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GPL Local History Series
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

More details to be posted.

CONTACT:  Greenburgh Public Library   914-721-8225  vbonacci@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
 
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Graphic Novel Club: Marvels
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Discuss graphic novels, comics, and manga with fellow fans. 

Upcoming Dates:

  • November 15 - "Watchmen" by Alan Moore
  • January 17 - "Marvels" by Kurt Busiek and Alex Ross
  • March 21 - "Saga Vol. 1" by Brian Vaughan
  • May 16 - Title TBA Soon

For ages 16 and up.

CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Local History Room
Thursday May 17, 2018
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AIA Archaeology Book Group
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

AIA: Westchester Archaeology Book Group is a monthly afternoon discussion group interested in reading material surrounding architecture, archeology and interesting anthropology books.  Lead by an outside group of enthusiastic and loyal fans of past civilizations and places.  Members are responsible for obtaining copies of their book.  New members, please contact Myrna at: mwsilville@gmail.com .

Title:  TBA

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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Stitchfest
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
CONTACT:  Genie Contrata  914-721-8232  econtrata@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
Friday May 18, 2018
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Health Matters for Seniors
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

"Health Matters for Seniors"  

GMHC "Thinking Outside The Box"  Spring Forum  

Topic:  TBA

Speakers: TBA

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
Sunday May 20, 2018
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Domingos Divertidos
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Vengan a la biblioteca un domingo al mes para conocer y disfrutar de todos los materiales, recursos e información que tenemos para las familias latinas. Habrá actividades especiales para padres e hijos de 3 a 5 años. Ayudamos a los niños con la lectura y a los padres con sus preguntas. ¡Al final del evento compartiremos un cuento y galletas!

No es necesario inscribirse. Para más información, favor de llamar a 721-8235. 

CONTACT:  Diana   914-721-8235  dlennon@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
Monday May 21, 2018
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SBIC - Senior Benefits Information Center
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Senior Benefits Information Center helps older adults 60 and over and those caring for the elderly achieve a better understanding of Medicare health plans and prescription drug coverage. Trained advisers help you navigate Medicare.  Great during open enrollment.  FREE - No Appointment Necessary

Every Monday - 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

                  Help Line: 231-2630

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
Tuesday May 22, 2018
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Book Ends Philosophy Book Discussion Group
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

The philosophy reading group meets bi-monthly and is a self guided discussion group led by Mr.  Robert Brantl, Esq.  The group is dedicated to the great philosophers of the past and present. Often titles selected are obscure and must be purchased by group participants.  A single work is discussed over several months.  New members please contact Kate to register.

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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Westchester Department of Health Navigator Program
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Westchester County Department of Health Navigator Program
Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend

Contact: Westchester County Department of Health    914-995-6350   hnav@westchestergov.com

Do you need health insurance?  The  Westchester County Health Department offers FREE help.

You may qualify for:

Medicaid and Child Health Plus (CHP)
Choose Your Health plan Apply all year round

Qualified Health Plans (QHP)
Compare and buy private insurance
Choose your health plan
Apply during Open Enrollment or Special Enrollment

If you own/operate a small business, we can help you:
Choose low-cost, quality health plans
Find out if you qualify for a tax credit
Apply any time for coverage for your employees

Contact us at 914-995-6350 or email hnav@westchestergov.com

CONTACT:  Westchester County Department of Health  914-995-6350  hnav@westchestergov.com
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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Sketchbook Drawing and Art Group
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

An opportunity to work on drawing, watercolor or pencil artwork in a creative aging program where members share their talents and learn from one another.  An on-going seasonal program which has visiting artists in residence to inspire and encourage work in progress.  Each member brings their own art supplies.  Light instruction is provided as well as some art tools to be used during Sketchbook.  New members, 55 and older,  please contact Kate to register.

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
 
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Dungeons & Dragons Club
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join our ongoing group of D&D-ers. Don't know how to play? Come learn! All levels welcome. Meets 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of each month.
Led by Dungeon Master Nick. We will be playing Dungeons and Dragons 5th edition.

Open to grades 6 and up.

Email eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org or call 914-721-8224 for more details.

No registration required. 

CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teenburgh
Wednesday May 23, 2018
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Convivial Conversations
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Title: Jerusalem Throne Games, by Peter Feinman   Convivial Conversations hosts a talk with author Peter Feinman with an opportunity for an open discussion with the author.  An informative book about biblical anthroplogy Jerusalem Throne Games presents an individual and thought-provoking exploration of who wrote the Bible (or, indeed Bibles), re-examines the documented evidence for possible individual authors set against the personal, religious, economic and political background of the period of its compilation.  If you have yet to read the book, come anyway to hear more about this intriguing book.

Peter Feinman, M.Ed, MBA, Ed.D; is founder and president of the Institute of History, Archaeology, and Education, a non-profit organization which provides enrichment programs for schools, professional development program for teachers, public programs including leading Historyhostels and Teacherhostels to the historic sites in the state, promotes county history conferences, the development of Paths through History, and a Common Core Curriculum that includes local and state history.

No Registration Necessary.  Books are available through the Westchester Library Catalog or to download to your tablet using free Library apps.

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
Thursday May 24, 2018
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Current Issues: Separating Facts From Fiction
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Elaine Cherry, Ph.D., in psychology and MA in political studies, facilitates an ongoing group dedicated to researching current issues and fact checking data for accuracy of news information.  A lively discussion of current news will take place with a focused topic for each session. Participants must prepare researched material to share with the group at each session.  Registration is required.

 

 

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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Stitchfest
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
CONTACT:  Genie Contrata  914-721-8232  econtrata@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
Monday May 28, 2018
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Library Closed

The Library is closed for Memorial Day.

Tuesday May 29, 2018
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Westchester Department of Health Navigator Program
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Westchester County Department of Health Navigator Program
Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend

Contact: Westchester County Department of Health    914-995-6350   hnav@westchestergov.com

Do you need health insurance?  The  Westchester County Health Department offers FREE help.

You may qualify for:

Medicaid and Child Health Plus (CHP)
Choose Your Health plan Apply all year round

Qualified Health Plans (QHP)
Compare and buy private insurance
Choose your health plan
Apply during Open Enrollment or Special Enrollment

If you own/operate a small business, we can help you:
Choose low-cost, quality health plans
Find out if you qualify for a tax credit
Apply any time for coverage for your employees

Contact us at 914-995-6350 or email hnav@westchestergov.com

CONTACT:  Westchester County Department of Health  914-995-6350  hnav@westchestergov.com
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
Wednesday May 30, 2018
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Teen Volunteer Orientation
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Want to volunteer at Greenburgh Public Library? Become a VolunTeen!
For ages 12-19.

  • Earn community service hours
  • Looks great on resumes and job/college applications

All teen volunteers must complete the volunteer application below and attend an Orientatin before they are eligible to start volunteering

For details & Volunteer Application visit http://greenburghlibrary.libguides.com/Teen/volunteen

Click "Register" below to sign up for this Teen Volunteer Orientation.

CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Local History Room
Thursday May 31, 2018
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Stitchfest
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
CONTACT:  Genie Contrata  914-721-8232  econtrata@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
Sunday June 3, 2018
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Library Closed

The Library is closed on Sundays from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day.

Monday June 4, 2018
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SBIC - Senior Benefits Information Center
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Senior Benefits Information Center helps older adults 60 and over and those caring for the elderly achieve a better understanding of Medicare health plans and prescription drug coverage. Trained advisers help you navigate Medicare.  Great during open enrollment.  FREE - No Appointment Necessary

Every Monday - 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

                  Help Line: 231-2630

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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Musical Munchkins - Laptime
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM
CONTACT:  Gail Fell  9147218227  gfell@greenburghlibrary.org
 
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Musical Munchkins - Older
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
CONTACT:  Gail Fell  9147218227  gfell@greenburghlibrary.org
Tuesday June 5, 2018
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Westchester Department of Health Navigator Program
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Westchester County Department of Health Navigator Program
Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend

Contact: Westchester County Department of Health    914-995-6350   hnav@westchestergov.com

Do you need health insurance?  The  Westchester County Health Department offers FREE help.

You may qualify for:

Medicaid and Child Health Plus (CHP)
Choose Your Health plan Apply all year round

Qualified Health Plans (QHP)
Compare and buy private insurance
Choose your health plan
Apply during Open Enrollment or Special Enrollment

If you own/operate a small business, we can help you:
Choose low-cost, quality health plans
Find out if you qualify for a tax credit
Apply any time for coverage for your employees

Contact us at 914-995-6350 or email hnav@westchestergov.com

CONTACT:  Westchester County Department of Health  914-995-6350  hnav@westchestergov.com
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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Magic: The Gathering Meet-Up (Trading Card Game) for Teens
3:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Learn to play Magic-- The Trading Card Game!  Get tips and tricks from an experienced Instructor, bring your decks and battle!  Whether you're a new player or an expert this group is for you-- all levels welcome!  This group meets the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of each month.  No registration required.  

CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teenburgh
Thursday June 7, 2018
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Meet the Neighbors Book Discussion Group
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Facilitator: Teresa Walsh 

Pull up in chair with your neighbors and discuss great literature. 

More details to be announced. 

No registration required. 

CONTACT:  Greenburgh Public Library   914-721-8200  greref@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
Saturday June 9, 2018
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Teen Stress Free Studying
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Stress Free Studying

Dedicated Teen Study Space: Get some last minute studying done for finals, Regents, papers, and projects at Greenburgh Public Library! A great quiet place for group and individual study.

  • Research Help: Get research help from librarians!
  • Activities to combat Stress: Stressing out? No worries -- we have lots of easy worry reducing stuff to fill your study breaks and clear your mind.
  • Times: You can come and stay all day or drop-in any time 10-3. Tables are first come, first served. 
  • What to Bring: Your study stuff, laptops/tablets, headphones.

Open to grades 6-12.

CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teenburgh
 
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Teen Advisory Board
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Teen Advisory Board

Teens have YOUR voice heard in YOUR library! Help plan events, pick out teen collections (books, magazines, video games & more),  promote & encourage teen library use — all while earning volunteer hours. 

CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Local History Room
Sunday June 10, 2018
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Library Closed

The Library is closed on Sundays from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day.

Monday June 11, 2018
misc_none
SBIC - Senior Benefits Information Center
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Senior Benefits Information Center helps older adults 60 and over and those caring for the elderly achieve a better understanding of Medicare health plans and prescription drug coverage. Trained advisers help you navigate Medicare.  Great during open enrollment.  FREE - No Appointment Necessary

Every Monday - 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

                  Help Line: 231-2630

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
Tuesday June 12, 2018
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Westchester Department of Health Navigator Program
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Westchester County Department of Health Navigator Program
Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend

Contact: Westchester County Department of Health    914-995-6350   hnav@westchestergov.com

Do you need health insurance?  The  Westchester County Health Department offers FREE help.

You may qualify for:

Medicaid and Child Health Plus (CHP)
Choose Your Health plan Apply all year round

Qualified Health Plans (QHP)
Compare and buy private insurance
Choose your health plan
Apply during Open Enrollment or Special Enrollment

If you own/operate a small business, we can help you:
Choose low-cost, quality health plans
Find out if you qualify for a tax credit
Apply any time for coverage for your employees

Contact us at 914-995-6350 or email hnav@westchestergov.com

CONTACT:  Westchester County Department of Health  914-995-6350  hnav@westchestergov.com
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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Dungeons & Dragons Club
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join our ongoing group of D&D-ers. Don't know how to play? Come learn! All levels welcome. Meets 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of each month.
Led by Dungeon Master Nick. We will be playing Dungeons and Dragons 5th edition.

Open to grades 6 and up.

Email eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org or call 914-721-8224 for more details.

No registration required. 

CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teenburgh
Wednesday June 13, 2018
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Animanga Club
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Can't get enough Anime, Manga, and all thing Otaku- come to Animanga Club!  Draw, hang out, enjoy pizza and watch Anime.  Meets on the Second Wednesday of the Month. For grades 6-12.

CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
Thursday June 14, 2018
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Stitchfest
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
CONTACT:  Genie Contrata  914-721-8232  econtrata@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
Sunday June 17, 2018
misc_none
Library Closed

The Library is closed on Sundays from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day.

Monday June 18, 2018
misc_none
SBIC - Senior Benefits Information Center
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Senior Benefits Information Center helps older adults 60 and over and those caring for the elderly achieve a better understanding of Medicare health plans and prescription drug coverage. Trained advisers help you navigate Medicare.  Great during open enrollment.  FREE - No Appointment Necessary

Every Monday - 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

                  Help Line: 231-2630

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
Tuesday June 19, 2018
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Westchester Department of Health Navigator Program
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Westchester County Department of Health Navigator Program
Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend

Contact: Westchester County Department of Health    914-995-6350   hnav@westchestergov.com

Do you need health insurance?  The  Westchester County Health Department offers FREE help.

You may qualify for:

Medicaid and Child Health Plus (CHP)
Choose Your Health plan Apply all year round

Qualified Health Plans (QHP)
Compare and buy private insurance
Choose your health plan
Apply during Open Enrollment or Special Enrollment

If you own/operate a small business, we can help you:
Choose low-cost, quality health plans
Find out if you qualify for a tax credit
Apply any time for coverage for your employees

Contact us at 914-995-6350 or email hnav@westchestergov.com

CONTACT:  Westchester County Department of Health  914-995-6350  hnav@westchestergov.com
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
misc_none
Magic: The Gathering Meet-Up (Trading Card Game) for Teens
3:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Learn to play Magic-- The Trading Card Game!  Get tips and tricks from an experienced Instructor, bring your decks and battle!  Whether you're a new player or an expert this group is for you-- all levels welcome!  This group meets the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of each month.  No registration required.  

CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teenburgh
Wednesday June 20, 2018
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GPL Local History Series
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

More details to be posted.

CONTACT:  Greenburgh Public Library   914-721-8225  vbonacci@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
Thursday June 21, 2018
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AIA Archaeology Book Group
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

AIA: Westchester Archaeology Book Group is a monthly afternoon discussion group interested in reading material surrounding architecture, archeology and interesting anthropology books.  Lead by an outside group of enthusiastic and loyal fans of past civilizations and places.  Members are responsible for obtaining copies of their book.  New members, please contact Myrna at: mwsilville@gmail.com .

Title:  TBA

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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Stitchfest
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
CONTACT:  Genie Contrata  914-721-8232  econtrata@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
Sunday June 24, 2018
misc_none
Library Closed

The Library is closed on Sundays from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day.

Monday June 25, 2018
misc_none
SBIC - Senior Benefits Information Center
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Senior Benefits Information Center helps older adults 60 and over and those caring for the elderly achieve a better understanding of Medicare health plans and prescription drug coverage. Trained advisers help you navigate Medicare.  Great during open enrollment.  FREE - No Appointment Necessary

Every Monday - 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

                  Help Line: 231-2630

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
Tuesday June 26, 2018
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Westchester Department of Health Navigator Program
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Westchester County Department of Health Navigator Program
Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend

Contact: Westchester County Department of Health    914-995-6350   hnav@westchestergov.com

Do you need health insurance?  The  Westchester County Health Department offers FREE help.

You may qualify for:

Medicaid and Child Health Plus (CHP)
Choose Your Health plan Apply all year round

Qualified Health Plans (QHP)
Compare and buy private insurance
Choose your health plan
Apply during Open Enrollment or Special Enrollment

If you own/operate a small business, we can help you:
Choose low-cost, quality health plans
Find out if you qualify for a tax credit
Apply any time for coverage for your employees

Contact us at 914-995-6350 or email hnav@westchestergov.com

CONTACT:  Westchester County Department of Health  914-995-6350  hnav@westchestergov.com
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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Dungeons & Dragons Club
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join our ongoing group of D&D-ers. Don't know how to play? Come learn! All levels welcome. Meets 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of each month.
Led by Dungeon Master Nick. We will be playing Dungeons and Dragons 5th edition.

Open to grades 6 and up.

Email eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org or call 914-721-8224 for more details.

No registration required. 

CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teenburgh
 
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Children's Room Event
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
CONTACT:  Gail Fell    
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
Wednesday June 27, 2018
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Children's Room Event
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
 
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Summer Teen Volunteer Orientation
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Want to volunteer at Greenburgh Public Library? Become a VolunTeen!
Have you volunteered at GPL before? All previous teen volunteers who wish to volunteer in Summer 2018 must attend a Summer VolunTeen Orientation before you can start summer volunteering @ GPL. This Orientation will count towards your community service hours. 

For ages 12-19.

  • Earn community service hours
  • Looks great on resumes and job/college applications

All teen volunteers must complete the volunteer application below and attend an Orientatin before they are eligible to start volunteering

For details & Volunteer Application visit http://greenburghlibrary.libguides.com/Teen/volunteen

Click "Register" below to sign up for this Teen Volunteer Orientation.

CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
Thursday June 28, 2018
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Stitchfest
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
CONTACT:  Genie Contrata  914-721-8232  econtrata@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
Sunday July 1, 2018
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Library Closed

The Library is closed on Sundays from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day.

Monday July 2, 2018
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SBIC - Senior Benefits Information Center
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Senior Benefits Information Center helps older adults 60 and over and those caring for the elderly achieve a better understanding of Medicare health plans and prescription drug coverage. Trained advisers help you navigate Medicare.  Great during open enrollment.  FREE - No Appointment Necessary

Every Monday - 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

                  Help Line: 231-2630

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
Wednesday July 4, 2018
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Library Closed

The Library is closed for Independence Day.

Thursday July 5, 2018
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Summer Teen Volunteer Orientation
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Want to volunteer at Greenburgh Public Library? Become a VolunTeen!
Have you volunteered at GPL before? All previous teen volunteers who wish to volunteer in Summer 2018 must attend a Summer VolunTeen Orientation before you can start summer volunteering @ GPL. This Orientation will count towards your community service hours. 

For ages 12-19.

  • Earn community service hours
  • Looks great on resumes and job/college applications

All teen volunteers must complete the volunteer application below and attend an Orientatin before they are eligible to start volunteering

For details & Volunteer Application visit http://greenburghlibrary.libguides.com/Teen/volunteen

Click "Register" below to sign up for this Teen Volunteer Orientation.

CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
Saturday July 7, 2018
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Teen Writing Group
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Led by published author Jaz Johnson. 

Join a group of fellow teen writers to share, develop, create, and critique. This group is open to teens interested in all types of writing.  Please feel free to bring some of your work to share.

For middle and high school age. Free of charge and no registration required. 

CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Local History Room
Sunday July 8, 2018
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Library Closed

The Library is closed on Sundays from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day.

Monday July 9, 2018
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SBIC - Senior Benefits Information Center
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Senior Benefits Information Center helps older adults 60 and over and those caring for the elderly achieve a better understanding of Medicare health plans and prescription drug coverage. Trained advisers help you navigate Medicare.  Great during open enrollment.  FREE - No Appointment Necessary

Every Monday - 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

                  Help Line: 231-2630

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
 
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Teen Tech & Self Check Out Helper Training
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

This training is for Teen Volunteers who wish to be Teen Tech Helpers and Self Check Out Helpers. Before you attend this training you must first have attended a Teen VolunTeen Orientation. 

To sign up for this training please click "Register" below.

Details:

Two of the many volunteering options VolunTeens have at the library are Teen Tech Helper (TTH) and Self Check Out Station Helper

If you are interested in helping people with computers and technology as part of your volunteering please attend one of the following trainings listed below (in addition to your Orientation). You will receive community service hours for attending, and once you are trained as a Teen Tech Helper/ Self Check Out Helper, you will be eligible to volunteer and be assigned shifts as a Teen Tech Helper and/or Self Check Out Helper. 
  • Teen Tech Helper - You are assigned one or more reoccurring weekly shifts where you will be in a library computer lab helping the public with computer and technology help (web searching, wifi, printing, email, & much more. 
     
  • Self Check Out Helper -  You are assigned one or more reoccurring weekly shifts where you will be in the lobby helping library customers check out their items using the self check out station, as well greeting people and giving directions to parts of the library.
Listed below are the upcoming TEEN TECH HELPER / SELF CHECK OUT HELPER TRAININGs, just click on the one that works for you to sign up: 
 
 
**If you have already attended Teen Tech Helper/Self Check Out Helper Training, re-training is NOT required, so you don't have to do it again unless you want a refresher. **
CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Computer Training Room
 
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Teen Tech & Self Check Out Helper Training
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

This training is for Teen Volunteers who wish to be Teen Tech Helpers and Self Check Out Helpers. Before you attend this training you must first have attended a Teen VolunTeen Orientation. 

To sign up for this training please click "Register" below.

Details:

Two of the many volunteering options VolunTeens have at the library are Teen Tech Helper (TTH) and Self Check Out Station Helper

If you are interested in helping people with computers and technology as part of your volunteering please attend one of the following trainings listed below (in addition to your Orientation). You will receive community service hours for attending, and once you are trained as a Teen Tech Helper/ Self Check Out Helper, you will be eligible to volunteer and be assigned shifts as a Teen Tech Helper and/or Self Check Out Helper. 
  • Teen Tech Helper - You are assigned one or more reoccurring weekly shifts where you will be in a library computer lab helping the public with computer and technology help (web searching, wifi, printing, email, & much more. 
     
  • Self Check Out Helper -  You are assigned one or more reoccurring weekly shifts where you will be in the lobby helping library customers check out their items using the self check out station, as well greeting people and giving directions to parts of the library.
Listed below are the upcoming TEEN TECH HELPER / SELF CHECK OUT HELPER TRAININGS, just click on the one that works for you to sign up: 
 
 
**If you have already attended Teen Tech Helper/Self Check Out Helper Training, re-training is NOT required, so you don't have to do it again unless you want a refresher. **
CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Computer Training Room
Wednesday July 11, 2018
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GPL Writers Community
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
LOCATION: Local History Room
 
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Spanish English Conversation Group
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Improve your Spanish conversation skills. Basic Spanish needed to participate. Please call 721-8235 for more information.

Mejore su nivel de conversación en inglés. Saber lo básico es necesario para participar. Favor de llamar 721-8235 para más información.

CONTACT:  Diana  914-721-8235  dlennon@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
 
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Teen Tech Helper & Self Check Out Helper Training
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Three of the many volunteering options VolunTeens have at the library are Teen Tech Helper (TTH), Teen Desk Helper, and Self Check Out Station Helper
 
If you at a GPL Teen Volunteer and are interested in helping people with computers and technology as part of your volunteering please attend one of the following trainings listed below (in addition to your Orientation). You will receive community service hours for attending, and once you are trained as a Teen Tech Helper/ Self Check Out Helper, you will be eligible to volunteer and be assigned shifts as a Teen Tech Helper and/or Self Check Out Helper. 
  • Teen Tech Helper - You are assigned one or more reoccurring weekly shifts where you will be in a library computer lab helping the public with computer and technology help (web searching, wifi, printing, email, & much more. 
     
  • Self Check Out Helper -  You are assigned one or more reoccurring weekly shifts where you will be in the lobby helping library customers check out their items using the self check out station, as well greeting people and giving directions to parts of the library.
     
  • Teen Desk Helper - Basically a Teen Tech Helper in the Teen room who also shows people around and helps them find books and stuff like that in Teenburgh.
*If you have already attended Teen Tech Helper/Self Check Out Helper Training, re-training is NOT required, so you don't have to do it again unless you want a refresher. **
 
Click "Register" below to sign up.
CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Teenburgh
 
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Animanga Club
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Can't get enough Anime, Manga, and all thing Otaku- come to Animanga Club!  Draw, hang out, enjoy pizza and watch Anime.  Meets on the Second Wednesday of the Month. For grades 6-12.

CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
Saturday July 14, 2018
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Introduction To Babysitting
10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
CONTACT:  Teenburgh  914-721-8224  eanastasi@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Children's Program Room
 
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Cafe a las Siete
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
CONTACT:  Diana    
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
Sunday July 15, 2018
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Library Closed

The Library is closed on Sundays from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day.

Monday July 16, 2018
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SBIC - Senior Benefits Information Center
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Senior Benefits Information Center helps older adults 60 and over and those caring for the elderly achieve a better understanding of Medicare health plans and prescription drug coverage. Trained advisers help you navigate Medicare.  Great during open enrollment.  FREE - No Appointment Necessary

Every Monday - 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

                  Help Line: 231-2630

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
Sunday July 22, 2018
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Library Closed

The Library is closed on Sundays from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day.

Monday July 23, 2018
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SBIC - Senior Benefits Information Center
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Senior Benefits Information Center helps older adults 60 and over and those caring for the elderly achieve a better understanding of Medicare health plans and prescription drug coverage. Trained advisers help you navigate Medicare.  Great during open enrollment.  FREE - No Appointment Necessary

Every Monday - 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

                  Help Line: 231-2630

CONTACT:  Kate Colquitt  (914) 721-8233  kcolquitt@greenburghlibrary.org
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
Tuesday July 24, 2018
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