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Wednesday February 22, 2017
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Family Movie
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

 

Family Movie - Disney's Zootopia

Join us for an afternoon movie in the children's room. 

Registration required starting 1/21.

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.

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Teen Book Trivia Club
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Teen Book Trivia Club
Wed. February 22 @ 6:30-7:30 PM
Part book club and part trivia, this club has everything! Before the meeting please be sure to read The Rithmatist By Brandon Sanderson. During the club we will briefly discuss the book and then do book-based trivia questions. Grades 6-12 welcome.

 

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Thursday February 23, 2017
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LEGO Family Building Day
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

LEGO Family Building Day for Grades K and Up!

Join us for a morning of buidling with LEGOs.  

You supply the imagination we supply the LEGOs. 

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
There are 14 spaces available.
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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

 

 

LOCATION: Local History Room
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Stitchfest
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

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Join us at the Library for an afternoon of stitching.  We are a group of knitters, crocheters and sewers who come together to share our skills, enjoy each others company and admire our finished projects.  The group consists of people just learning and others with years of experience. Thanks to the generosity of the Friends of the Library we have donated yarn for you to practice on and needles that you can borrow. The Library has a nice collection of books and magazines that are available. Check out the Library’s Pinterest board. Go to http://www.pinterest.com/greenburghlib/.  No registration necessary. 

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Friday February 24, 2017
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Fun Friday - Gaming Group
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Celebrate it’s Friday by playing video games, bring your Magic: The Gathering / Pokemon / Yu-Gi-Oh! Cards to battle, play board games, and more. Grades 6-12 welcome. 

LOCATION: Teenburgh
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Saturday February 25, 2017
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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. 

LOCATION: Children's Program Room
There are 4 spaces available.
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Taste of Korea: Korean Cuisine Full of Wisdom and Nature
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Members of Korean Spirit and Culture Promotion Project will demonstrate 5 classic Korean dishes and serve a full meal (including dessert) to attendees. Recipe books and other books on Korean culture and history will be available for free. 

Korean Spirit & Culture Promotion Project (KSCPP) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that is dedicated to raising awareness of Korean history and culture. Since 2008, KSCPP presents the various programs on Korean history and culture in the U.S. 

Registration for this program will be online only and will open on the library's website on February 1st. Space is limited, so registration is required.

       

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
REGISTRATION CLOSED.   (WAITING LIST FULL)
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Sunday February 26, 2017
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Jazz Conversations
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Jazz Conversations: Latin Jazz Part IV

The Brazilian Influence and Jazz Samba

Frank Deligio leads this lively discussion group on the lives and legacies of jazz greats.  No registration required.

 

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Monday February 27, 2017
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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 advisors help you navigate Medicare.  Great during open enrollment.  FREE - No Appointment Necessary

Every Monday (during Library hours) 10 am - 1 pm

Phone during office hours: (914) 269-7129

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Tuesday February 28, 2017
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Bookends: Philosophy Book Group
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

A bi-monthly book group dedicated to the great philosophers and their works.  A work is selected and shared over several months.

February:  The Geography of Morals: Varieties of Moral Possibility,  by Owen Flanagan

The Geography of Morals is a work of extraordinary ambition: an indictment of the parochialism of Western philosophy, a comprehensive dialogue between anthropology, empirical moral psychology, behavioral economics, and cross-cultural philosophy, and a deep exploration of the opportunities for self, social, and political improvement provided by world philosophy. - Oxford University Press  c. Oct. 2016

Copies are only available online, bookstore purchase or through special order.  There are no copies in the Westchester Library System catalog.  New members please register by calling Kate.

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

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.

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. 

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
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Contact: Westchester County Department of Health    914-813-5192   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 914-813-5192 or email hnav@westchestergov.com



 

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Drawing: Back to Basics
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Final session of a six week special workshop for beginners or those who have not drawn in a while.  Those interested in learning classical drawing techniques using pencil and charcoal - this workshop is for you.  Participants supply list:  sketch pad, white eraser, gummy eraser, charcoal stick medium to hard, smudger, H and B grade pencils.  

Registration is limited to 20 participants- for 55 and older.  Registration: CLOSED

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Sandy's Silly Science
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Sandy's Silly Science is for kindergarten & first graders.

Calling all budding scientists, join Greenburgh’s own mad scientist, Sandy, for side splitting super silly stories & zany, but simple science experiments. Please register for ONE program a month.

Program materials are made possible through the generosity of the Friends of the Greenburgh Library.

LOCATION: Children's Program Room
There are 7 spaces available.
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Yu-Gi-Oh! Group
4:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Yu-Gi-Oh! Group
Whether you're a new player or an expert this group is for you. Learn to play this trading card game from experienced players or find Yu-Gi-Oh! fans to duel. Bring your decks or use some of ours! Meets 2nd & 4th Tuesdays of the Month.

LOCATION: Teenburgh
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The Power of the Inbox
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

                                                                                                                                                  

 

    

 The Power of the Inbox:

Serious Tips for Successful Email Marketing 

Presenter: David Fischer, Solutions for Growth, LLC

What is the first impression you give when they see your emails in their inbox? 

And when they see you there, what do they do? 

 This seminar takes you step-by-step through the keys to effective email marketing. 

Learn what email marketing really is (and isn’t) and what it can do for your business.

The 5 steps you must take to harness the power of the inbox:

· Grow a healthy list

· Create great content

· Customize a beautiful, mobile-friendly template that matches your brand

· How to get your emails opened

· Tracking your results

Join us and learn great new strategies to help your email and social media efforts be more effective marketing tools.  You’ll have plenty of time to ask questions, share experiences and network with your peers.

Register Below

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Library Board Meeting
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Ginormously Good Reads Book Club
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

 

Ginormously Good Reads Book Club for Grades 4-6

This month the book club will be reading The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate.

Stop by the library to pick up your copy.  Registration required. 

LOCATION: Children's Program Room
There are 4 spaces available.
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Wednesday March 1, 2017
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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. 

LOCATION: Children's Program Room
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Webs Managing Your Career in Changing Times
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Need to get your career on track?

MANAGING YOUR CAREER IN CHANGING TIMES

  • Led by a professional career couselor, this FREE 8-week seminar will help you to:
  • Evaluate your skills, interests and personality
  • Learn how to use online career information
  • Explore career alternatives
  • Find out about educational/training programs in Westchester 
  • Learn about the latest trends in resumes and job search

This eight-week seminar will meet once a week beginning in March with an orientation session in February

For dates and times and to register, call (914) 674-3612

 

WEBS Career & Educational Counseling Service

a program of the Westchester Library System

 

 

LOCATION: Small Conference 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.

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.

LOCATION: Children's Program Room
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AAUW Program
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

My Year at AAUW STATE with Roli Wendorf

AAUW State President Roli Wendorf will share her personal story, AAUW goals, and her term as state president so far.

She also will give a preview of the 2017 State Convention.

Branch meeting followed by speaker. Refreshments.

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Thursday March 2, 2017
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Meet the Neighbors Book Discussion group
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Facilitator: Teresa Walsh

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

March 2017 selection: Barbarian Days: A Surfing Life by William Finnegan
Barbarian Days is William Finnegan’s memoir of an obsession, a complex enchantment. Surfing only looks like a sport. To initiates, it is something else: a beautiful addiction, a demanding course of study, a morally dangerous pastime, a way of life. 

 

No registration required.  Copies of the book available at the Circulation desk three weeks prior to meeting date.

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

CLASS is FULL 

****SNOW DATE**** 

 

LOCATION: Local History Room
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Read to Bradley - Session 1
4:00 PM - 4:30 PM

 

Bradley Loves To Be Read To!

If you are in grades 1-5 you are invited to read to Bradley, our certified therapy dog.
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.
Registration is required. Sign Up now as space is limited.

There are 3 spaces available.
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Read to Bradley - Session 2
4:30 PM - 5:00 PM

 

Bradley Loves To Be Read To!

If you are in grades 1-5 you are invited to read to Bradley, our certified therapy dog.
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.
Registration is required. Sign Up now as space is limited.

There are 2 spaces available.
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Friday March 3, 2017
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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

LOCATION: Children's Program Room
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English for Speakers of Other Languages
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
 

Improve your English skills in a class for beginner and intermediate level learners. This six session class will focus on conversation skills, and basic reading and writing, as well as helping students to develop skills on their own. Teacher: Linda Stephenson is an experienced ESOL teacher, and most recently, was an instructor and coordinator in the ESL/Bilingual program at Hudson County Community College in New Jersey. Her philosophy of education is: “Learning should be fun!” Linda is looking forward to meeting you in the ESOL class! 

Friday mornings, March 3 through April 7, from 10:30am to 12:30pm.

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

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.

LOCATION: Children's Program Room
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GPL Cooks! Cooking Meet-Up
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

The GPL Cooks! Cooking Meet-Up is a group of foodies, home cooks, and culinary enthusiasts who gather several times a year to discuss many different culinary topics, and share delicious dishes. The 2016/2017 Meet-Ups will feature discussions and dishes inspired by Food Writing and Culinary Memoirs. Like a traditional book club, participants will read a selected work (provided by the library), and then cook and bring a dish inspired by that reading. It could be a recipe from the selected book, or from somewhere else, as long as it connects in some way! At our meetings we all discuss the readings, share our cooking experiences, and try everyone’s culinary creations. 

For more information, and to register, please contact Megan at 914-721-8209. Registration is limited. 

LOCATION: Multipurpose 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. 

LOCATION: Children's Program Room
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Monday March 6, 2017
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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 advisors help you navigate Medicare.  Great during open enrollment.  FREE - No Appointment Necessary

Every Monday (during Library hours) 10 am - 1 pm

Phone during office hours: (914) 269-7129

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Musical Munchkins for Lap Babies thru 20 months old.
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM

 

The 10:15 Session 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.  

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.

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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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.

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
There are 16 spaces available.
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Tuesday March 7, 2017
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Philosophical Breakfast Group
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

A bi-monthly group learning from the Great Courses.  Lecture series are on-going and often last over a year in length.  Enjoy listening to a lecture from a renowned professor on great philosophical minds, artists, scientists and religious leaders from around the world.  TED Talks are also watched to learn about interesting contemporary discoveries and concerns.  

This month's Topic :  Being Human

This Program Is Currently FULL  Inquires for new members, please contact Kate. 

 

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

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.

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. 

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
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Contact: Westchester County Department of Health    914-813-5192   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 914-813-5192 or email hnav@westchestergov.com



 

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Sketchbook Drawing and Art Group
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Sketchbook Drawing and Art Group  Winter - Spring season Begins!

Sketchbook is a unique opportunity to share your love of drawing, painting and art with other like minded individuals.  Those wishing to continue developing their drawing or watercolor skills will be able to participate in a shared open space where there will be opportunities to share your talents with the group as well as learn from other group members and visiting artists.  Light instruction provided.  Some supplies available.  New interested members please inquire about a supply list.  A creative aging program.

For inquires and new member registration please call Kate.

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 Westchester Instructor or 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 and 4th Saturday of each month.  No registration required.  

LOCATION: Teenburgh
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Movie Release Night: Loving (PG-13) (2016)
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Join us for Movie Release Night! This month we'll be screening the dramatization of Richard and Mildred Loving's real life struggle for civil rights. Joel Edgerton and Ruth Negga star as the couple who struggled to have their marriage recognized, and took their case all the way to the Supreme Court in 1967 (Loving v. Virginia). (PG-13) (2016) Runtime: 123 minutes

See the trailer here!!!

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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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.

LOCATION: Local History Room
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Wednesday March 8, 2017
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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. 

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.

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.

LOCATION: Children's Program Room
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Circulo de Lectores ~ Spanish Book Club
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Leemos Sin Miedo: Lecciones de Rebeldes y poderosos, de Jorge Ramos.

El Círculo de Lectores es un grupo que se reune cada mes para hablar en español de libros escritos por autores latinos y españoles.

Los libros están disponibles aproximadamente tres semanas antes de la reunión.

A group that meest monthly to discuss ~ in Spanish ~ books written by Latino and Spanish authors.

Books available at Circulation Desk approximately 3 weeks prior to meeting.

LOCATION: Local History Room
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Convivial Book Discussion Group
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

John Henry Days, by Colson Whitehead.  "A multifaceted retelling of the story of John Henry, the black steel-driver who died outracing a machine designed to replace him. On another level it’s the story of a disaffected, middle-aged black journalist on a mission to set a record for junketeering who attends the annual John Henry Days festival. It is also a high-velocity thrill ride through the tunnel where American legend gives way to American pop culture, replete with p. r. flacks, stamp collectors, blues men, and turn-of-the-century song pluggers." - Good Reads  

The Convivial Book Discussion Group is an evening opportunity to gather and share some of the best fiction and non-fiction books recently published.  Titles are picked by member recommendations with opportunities to take turns leading the discussion in a light, jovial circle of friendly readers.  Copies available at check-out desk one month prior to the program date.  Inquiries for new participants please call Kate.

LOCATION: Librarian's Office
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Thursday March 9, 2017
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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 reviews basic skills in a welcoming group setting under Mr. Fox's excellent guidance and Eli Gordon's assistance.  Topics covered include basic beginner subjects such how  to use a mouse or keyboard to more advanced subjects such as word processing, Internet browsing, email, computer security and social media.  You can learn at your own pace.  Let us know if you have any special areas of interest you'd like covered.  Seating limited to 12 participants!  Please call Kate to register.

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.


 

 

LOCATION: Computer Training Room
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Stitchfest
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

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Join us at the Library for an afternoon of stitching.  We are a group of knitters, crocheters and sewers who come together to share our skills, enjoy each others company and admire our finished projects.  The group consists of people just learning and others with years of experience. Thanks to the generosity of the Friends of the Library we have donated yarn for you to practice on and needles that you can borrow. The Library has a nice collection of books and magazines that are available. Check out the Library’s Pinterest board. Go to http://www.pinterest.com/greenburghlib/.  No registration necessary. 

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Friday March 10, 2017
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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

LOCATION: Children's Program Room
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English for Speakers of Other Languages
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
 

Improve your English skills in a class for beginner and intermediate level learners. This six session class will focus on conversation skills, and basic reading and writing, as well as helping students to develop skills on their own. Teacher: Linda Stephenson is an experienced ESOL teacher, and most recently, was an instructor and coordinator in the ESL/Bilingual program at Hudson County Community College in New Jersey. Her philosophy of education is: “Learning should be fun!” Linda is looking forward to meeting you in the ESOL class! 

Friday mornings, March 3 through April 7, from 10:30am to 12:30pm.

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

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.

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. 

LOCATION: Children's Program Room
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Senior Jam: Guitar and Vocal Group
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Join Music Facilitator Pleasant Bud Coughlin for an afternoon of guitar and vocal jammin' to shared tunes.  Music binders provided.  Bring your own guitar and tuning device or just come to sing!  The group meets twice a month.  Registration is required for new members please call Kate at 721-8233.  A creative aging program. This Program Is Currently FULL

Annual Spring music cafe' scheduled for:  TBA

 

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Saturday March 11, 2017
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SciFi Saturdays
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Join the GPL “Sci Fi” Writers’ Community hosted by the “Westchester Geeks Writers Guild”!

If you’re interested in writing science fiction/fantasy, working with other spec fic writers in a

supportive environment, and learning more about the craft, then please join us as we collaborate

to create our best work.  No registration required.

 
LOCATION: Local History Room
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Monday March 13, 2017
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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 advisors help you navigate Medicare.  Great during open enrollment.  FREE - No Appointment Necessary

Every Monday (during Library hours) 10 am - 1 pm

Phone during office hours: (914) 269-7129

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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STARS: Senior Theater Arts
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

 


Acting teacher and professional producer and actress, Denise Bessette of Hudson Stage, begins a special 10 week grant funded creative aging program.  Participants learn improvisational theater games, vocal and physical warm-up exercises, scene and character study techniques.  The program culminates in a small performance for family, friends and the public to enjoy.  A unique opportunity to work closely with fellow thespian enthusiasts and learn new skills, have lots of laughs and be re-energized! 

Registration limited to 12 participants.  Mondays from March 13 - May 22, 2017. Those who register must agree to attend all sessions.  Registration is: FULL

A Westchester Library Creative Aging Grant Funded Program

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Tuesday March 14, 2017
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Bookends: Philosophy Book Group
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

A bi-monthly book group dedicated to the great philosophers and their works.  A work is selected and shared over several months.

March:  The Geography of Morals: Varieties of Moral Possibility,  by Owen Flanagan

The Geography of Morals is a work of extraordinary ambition: an indictment of the parochialism of Western philosophy, a comprehensive dialogue between anthropology, empirical moral psychology, behavioral economics, and cross-cultural philosophy, and a deep exploration of the opportunities for self, social, and political improvement provided by world philosophy. - Oxford University Press  c. Oct. 2016

Copies are only available online, bookstore purchase or through special order.  There are no copies in the Westchester Library System catalog.  New members please register by calling Kate.

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

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.

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. 

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
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Contact: Westchester County Department of Health    914-813-5192   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 914-813-5192 or email hnav@westchestergov.com



 

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Sketchbook Drawing and Art Group
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Sketchbook Drawing and Art Group  with Visiting Artists:  Dolores Santoliquido  - Professor of Art Manhattanville College, Botanical Artist

Sketchbook is a unique opportunity to share your love of drawing, painting and art with other like minded individuals.  Those wishing to continue developing their drawing or watercolor skills will be able to participate in a shared open space where there will be opportunities to share your talents with the group as well as learn from other group members and visiting artists.  Light instruction provided.  Some supplies available.  New interested members please inquire about a supply list.  A creative aging program.

Funding generously provided by the Friends of the Greenburgh Library

For inquires and new member registration please call Kate.

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Wednesday March 15, 2017
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AAUW STEM Interest Meeting: Gluten Free?
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Join us for the American Association of University Women's monthly Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Interest meeting! AAUW Members and guest speakers present on and discuss popular STEM related topics. All are welcome!

This month Trish Lobenfeld, food writer and author, will speak about gluten-free cooking and eating as well as the importance of gluten to our health. Come listen to the pros and cons of this now sometimes controversial topic! 

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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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. 

LOCATION: Children's Program Room
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WEBS Managing Your Career in Changing Times
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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

Workshop is FULL. 

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.

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Spanish English Conversation Group
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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.

LOCATION: Children's Program Room
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Teen Volunteer Orientation & Training
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Want to become a Teen Volunteer @ Greenburgh Public Library? Please fill out the official GPL Teen Volunteer Application Here and attend this orientation and training.
For ages 12-19.

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Thursday March 16, 2017
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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 reviews basic skills in a welcoming group setting under Mr. Fox's excellent guidance and Eli Gordon's assistance.  Topics covered include basic beginner subjects such how  to use a mouse or keyboard to more advanced subjects such as word processing, Internet browsing, email, computer security and social media.  You can learn at your own pace.  Let us know if you have any special areas of interest you'd like covered.  Seating limited to 12 participants!  Please call Kate to register.

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.


 

 

LOCATION: Computer Training Room
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AIA Archaeology Book Group
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

AIA: Westchester Archaeology Book Club is a monthly afternoon discussion group interested in reading material surrounding architecture, archeology and interesting anthropology books.  Lead by an outside group (Archeological Institute of America) 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  or call Kate for inquires.

 Title:  Sapiens: A Brief History of Human Kind  by, Yuval Noah Harari

From a renowned historian comes a groundbreaking narrative of humanity’s creation and evolution—a #1 international bestseller—that explores the ways in which biology and history have defined us and enhanced our understanding of what it means to be “human.”

One hundred thousand years ago, at least six different species of humans inhabited Earth. Yet today there is only one—homo sapiens. What happened to the others? And what may happen to us?

 

 

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Stitchfest
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

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Join us at the Library for an afternoon of stitching.  We are a group of knitters, crocheters and sewers who come together to share our skills, enjoy each others company and admire our finished projects.  The group consists of people just learning and others with years of experience. Thanks to the generosity of the Friends of the Library we have donated yarn for you to practice on and needles that you can borrow. The Library has a nice collection of books and magazines that are available. Check out the Library’s Pinterest board. Go to http://www.pinterest.com/greenburghlib/.  No registration necessary. 

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Friday March 17, 2017
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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

LOCATION: Children's Program Room
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English for Speakers of Other Languages
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
 

Improve your English skills in a class for beginner and intermediate level learners. This six session class will focus on conversation skills, and basic reading and writing, as well as helping students to develop skills on their own. Teacher: Linda Stephenson is an experienced ESOL teacher, and most recently, was an instructor and coordinator in the ESL/Bilingual program at Hudson County Community College in New Jersey. Her philosophy of education is: “Learning should be fun!” Linda is looking forward to meeting you in the ESOL class! 

Friday mornings, March 3 through April 7, from 10:30am to 12:30pm.

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

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.

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. 

LOCATION: Children's Program Room
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Senior Jam: Guitar and Vocal Group
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Join Music Facilitator Pleasant Bud Coughlin for an afternoon of guitar and vocal jammin' to shared tunes.  Music binders provided.  Bring your own guitar and tuning device or just come to sing!  The group meets twice a month.  Registration is required for new members please call Kate at 721-8233.  A creative aging program. This Program Is Currently FULL

Annual Spring music cafe' scheduled for:  TBA

 

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Saturday March 18, 2017
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Free ACT Practice Test
10:30 AM - 2:30 PM

Spots are limited and advanced registration up is required -- sign up by clicking "Register" below. 

Greenburgh Public Library is hosting a free New 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! 

Students bring: pencils and calculator and arrive 15 minutes early.

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Teen Writing Group
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

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. No registration required. 

LOCATION: Local History Room
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Sunday March 19, 2017
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Scarsdale Art Association Art Reception
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Scarsdale Art Association 

"Small Works" 

Celebrate the art of local Westchester Artists by supporting and enjoying Affordable, Wonderful, Exceptional Original Art!

Art Reception Open To All 

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Monday March 20, 2017
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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 advisors help you navigate Medicare.  Great during open enrollment.  FREE - No Appointment Necessary

Every Monday (during Library hours) 10 am - 1 pm

Phone during office hours: (914) 269-7129

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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STARS: Senior Theater Arts
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

 


Acting teacher and professional producer and actress, Denise Bessette of Hudson Stage, continues a 10 week senior theater arts workshop.  Participants learn improvisational theater games, vocal and physical warm-up exercises and story telling and scene study techniques.  For inquires about future senior theater arts for 55 and beyond, please contact Kate.  A creative aging program.  Registration: FULL

A Westchester Library Creative Aging Grant Funded Program

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Tuesday March 21, 2017
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Philosophical Breakfast Group
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

A bi-monthly group learning from the Great Courses.  Lecture series are on-going and often last over a year in length.  Enjoy listening to a lecture from a renowned professor on great philosophical minds, artists, scientists and religious leaders from around the world.  TED Talks are also watched to learn about interesting contemporary discoveries and concerns.  

This month's Topic :  Being Human

This Program Is Currently FULL  Inquires for new members, please contact Kate. 

 

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

LOCATION: Children's Program Room
Tell a Friend Remind Me about this Event
 
misc_none
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.

LOCATION: Children's Program Room
Tell a Friend Remind Me about this Event
 
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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. 

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
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Contact: Westchester County Department of Health    914-813-5192   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 914-813-5192 or email hnav@westchestergov.com



 

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Sketchbook Drawing and Art Group
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Sketchbook Drawing and Art Group  with Visiting Artists:  Dolores Santoliquido, Professor of Art Manhattanville College - Botanical Artist  

Sketchbook is a unique opportunity to share your love of drawing, painting and art with other like minded individuals.  Those wishing to continue developing their drawing or watercolor skills will be able to participate in a shared open space where there will be opportunities to share your talents with the group as well as learn from other group members and visiting artists.  Light instruction provided.  Some supplies available.  New interested members please inquire about a supply list.  A creative aging program.

Funding generously provided by the Friends of the Greenburgh Library

For inquires and new member registration please call Kate.

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 Westchester Instructor or 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 and 4th Saturday of each month.  No registration required.  

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.

LOCATION: Local History Room
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Wednesday March 22, 2017
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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. 

LOCATION: Children's Program 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

Workshop is FULL. 

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.

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.

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. Please read the book before the club. 

This month we are reading The World According to Humphrey by Betty G. Birney. Stop by the library to pick up your copy.

 

LOCATION: Children's Program Room
There are 15 spaces available.
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Thursday March 23, 2017
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Stitchfest
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Image result for knitting

Join us at the Library for an afternoon of stitching.  We are a group of knitters, crocheters and sewers who come together to share our skills, enjoy each others company and admire our finished projects.  The group consists of people just learning and others with years of experience. Thanks to the generosity of the Friends of the Library we have donated yarn for you to practice on and needles that you can borrow. The Library has a nice collection of books and magazines that are available. Check out the Library’s Pinterest board. Go to http://www.pinterest.com/greenburghlib/.  No registration necessary. 

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Friday March 24, 2017
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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

LOCATION: Children's Program Room
Tell a Friend Remind Me about this Event
 
misc_none
English for Speakers of Other Languages
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
 

Improve your English skills in a class for beginner and intermediate level learners. This six session class will focus on conversation skills, and basic reading and writing, as well as helping students to develop skills on their own. Teacher: Linda Stephenson is an experienced ESOL teacher, and most recently, was an instructor and coordinator in the ESL/Bilingual program at Hudson County Community College in New Jersey. Her philosophy of education is: “Learning should be fun!” Linda is looking forward to meeting you in the ESOL class! 

Friday mornings, March 3 through April 7, from 10:30am to 12:30pm.

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

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
Tell a Friend Remind Me about this Event
 
misc_none
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.

LOCATION: Children's Program Room
Tell a Friend Remind Me about this Event
 
misc_none
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. 

LOCATION: Children's Program Room
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Fun Friday - Gaming Group
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Celebrate it’s Friday by playing video games, bring your Magic: The Gathering / Pokemon / Yu-Gi-Oh! Cards to battle, play board games, and more. Grades 6-12 welcome. 

LOCATION: Teenburgh
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Sunday March 26, 2017
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Domingos Divertidos
2:00 PM - 3:00 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. Cada mes, nos visita un/a representante de una organización de la comunidad para hablarnos de temas importantes a la familia. ¡Al final del evento compartiremos un cuento y galletas!

No es necesario inscribirse. Para más información, favor de llamar a 914-721-8235. 

LOCATION: Children's Program Room
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Jazz Conversations
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Jazz Conversations: Thelonious Monk

Guest Pianist Rocco Dapice will help us explore the mystery of Monk.

Frank Deligio leads this lively discussion group on the lives and legacies of jazz greats.  No registration required.

 

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Monday March 27, 2017
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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 advisors help you navigate Medicare.  Great during open enrollment.  FREE - No Appointment Necessary

Every Monday (during Library hours) 10 am - 1 pm

Phone during office hours: (914) 269-7129

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
Tell a Friend Remind Me about this Event
 
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STARS: Senior Theater Arts
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

 


Acting teacher and professional producer and actress, Denise Bessette of Hudson Stage, continues a 10 week senior theater arts workshop.  Participants learn improvisational theater games, vocal and physical warm-up exercises and story telling and scene study techniques.  For inquires about future senior theater arts for 55 and beyond, please contact Kate.  A creative aging program.  Registration: FULL

A Westchester Library Creative Aging Grant Funded Program

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Tuesday March 28, 2017
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Bookends: Philosophy Book Group
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

A bi-monthly book group dedicated to the great philosophers and their works.  A work is selected and shared over several months.

March:  The Geography of Morals: Varieties of Moral Possibility,  by Owen Flanagan

The Geography of Morals is a work of extraordinary ambition: an indictment of the parochialism of Western philosophy, a comprehensive dialogue between anthropology, empirical moral psychology, behavioral economics, and cross-cultural philosophy, and a deep exploration of the opportunities for self, social, and political improvement provided by world philosophy; Oxford University Press  c. Oct. 2016

Copies are only available online, bookstore purchase or through special order.  There are no copies in the Westchester Library System catalog.  New members please register by calling Kate.

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

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.

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. 

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
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Contact: Westchester County Department of Health    914-813-5192   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 914-813-5192 or email hnav@westchestergov.com



 

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Sketchbook Drawing and Art Group
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Sketchbook Drawing and Art Group  with Visiting Artists:  Dolores Santoliquido, Professor of Art Manhattanville Collage - Botanical Artist  

Sketchbook is a unique opportunity to share your love of drawing, painting and art with other like minded individuals.  Those wishing to continue developing their drawing or watercolor skills will be able to participate in a shared open space where there will be opportunities to share your talents with the group as well as learn from other group members and visiting artists.  Light instruction provided.  Some supplies available.  New interested members please inquire about a supply list.  A creative aging program.

Funding generously provided by the Friends of the Greenburgh Library

For inquires and new member registration please call Kate.

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Twist: How Fresh Perspectives Build Breakthrough Brands
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

IS YOUR BUSINESS HAVING TROUBLE STANDING OUT?

Speaker: JULIE COTTINEAU, Founder and CEO of BrandTwist

When stakes are high and budgets are low, getting your story across to potential customers quickly with greater impact is one of the most important things you can do for the financial health of your business

At this workshop you will learn strategies to:

  • Tell an authentic brand story                   

  • Make the most of limited budgets                   

  • Express your unique personal TWIST

  • How to TWIST for fresh ideas. 

 Julie Cottineau is the founder of BrandTwist, a brand consultancy that helps entrepreneurs and corporations build stronger, more profitable brands. She is also the creator of Brand School by Brand Twist, an actionable online branding class for entrepreneurs, small businesses and non-profits. Julie honed her branding chops at Richard Branson’s Virgin Management, Grey Global and Interbrand.  

 

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Library Board Meeting
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Wednesday March 29, 2017
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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. 

LOCATION: Children's Program 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

Workshop is FULL. 

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.

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.

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

Teen Book Trivia Club
Wed. March 29 @ 6:30-7:30 PM
Part book club and part trivia, this club has everything! Before the meeting please be sure to read TinStar by Cecil Castellucci. During the club we will briefly discuss the book and then do book-based trivia questions. Grades 6-12 welcome.

 

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Thursday March 30, 2017
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Stitchfest
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

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Join us at the Library for an afternoon of stitching.  We are a group of knitters, crocheters and sewers who come together to share our skills, enjoy each others company and admire our finished projects.  The group consists of people just learning and others with years of experience. Thanks to the generosity of the Friends of the Library we have donated yarn for you to practice on and needles that you can borrow. The Library has a nice collection of books and magazines that are available. Check out the Library’s Pinterest board. Go to http://www.pinterest.com/greenburghlib/.  No registration necessary. 

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Friday March 31, 2017
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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

LOCATION: Children's Program Room
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English for Speakers of Other Languages
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
 

Improve your English skills in a class for beginner and intermediate level learners. This six session class will focus on conversation skills, and basic reading and writing, as well as helping students to develop skills on their own. Teacher: Linda Stephenson is an experienced ESOL teacher, and most recently, was an instructor and coordinator in the ESL/Bilingual program at Hudson County Community College in New Jersey. Her philosophy of education is: “Learning should be fun!” Linda is looking forward to meeting you in the ESOL class! 

Friday mornings, March 3 through April 7, from 10:30am to 12:30pm.

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

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.

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. 

LOCATION: Children's Program Room
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Monday April 3, 2017
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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 advisors help you navigate Medicare.  Great during open enrollment.  FREE - No Appointment Necessary

Every Monday (during Library hours) 10 am - 1 pm

Phone during office hours: (914) 269-7129

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Musical Munchkins for Lap Babies thru 20 months old.
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM

 

The 10:15 Session 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.  

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.

LOCATION: Multipurpose 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.

LOCATION: Local History Room
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Tuesday April 4, 2017
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Philosophical Breakfast Group
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

A bi-monthly group learning from the Great Courses.  Lecture series are on-going and often last over a year in length.  Enjoy listening to a lecture from a renowned professor on great philosophical minds, artists, scientists and religious leaders from around the world.  TED Talks are also watched to learn about interesting contemporary discoveries and concerns.  

This month's Topic :  Being Human

This Program Is Currently FULL  Inquires for new members, please contact Kate. 

 

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    914-813-5192   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 914-813-5192 or email hnav@westchestergov.com



 

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Sketchbook Drawing and Art Group
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Sketchbook Drawing and Art Group  Winter - Spring season with visiting artists:  TBA

Sketchbook is a unique opportunity to share your love of drawing, painting and art with other like minded individuals.  Those wishing to continue developing their drawing or watercolor skills will be able to participate in a shared open space where there will be opportunities to share your talents with the group as well as learn from other group members and visiting artists.  Light instruction provided.  Some supplies available.  New interested members please inquire about a supply list.  A creative aging program.

For inquires and new member registration please call Kate.

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 Westchester Instructor or 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 and 4th Saturday of each month.  No registration required.  

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.

LOCATION: Local History Room
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Wednesday April 5, 2017
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WEBS Managing Your Career in Changing Times
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Need to get your career on track?

MANAGING YOUR CAREER IN CHANGING TIMES

  • Led by a professional career couselor, this FREE 8-week seminar will help you to:
  • Evaluate your skills, interests and personality
  • Learn how to use online career information
  • Explore career alternatives
  • Find out about educational/training programs in Westchester 
  • Learn about the latest trends in resumes and job search

This eight-week seminar will meet once a week beginning in March with an orientation session in February

For dates and times and to register, call (914) 674-3612

 

WEBS Career & Educational Counseling Service

a program of the Westchester Library System

LOCATION: Small Conference 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.

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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AAUW Program
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Annual Branch Meeting and Program 

History & Folklore of the Bronx River

Discover the stories and legends of the Bronx River with Steve DeVillo, author and recipient of the Bronx River Allliance Lifetime Volunteer Service Award.

Branch meeting followed by speaker; light refreshments.

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Teen Volunteer Orientation & Training
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Want to become a Teen Volunteer @ Greenburgh Public Library? Please fill out the official GPL Teen Volunteer Application Here and attend this orientation and training.
For ages 12-19.

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Thursday April 6, 2017
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Meet the Neighbors Book Discussion group
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Facilitator: Teresa Walsh

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

April 2017 selection: Circling the Sun by Paula McLain
Set against the majestic landscape of early-twentieth-century Africa, McLain’s powerful tale reveals the extraordinary adventures of a woman before her time, the exhilaration of freedom and its cost, and the tenacity of the human spirit.

No registration required.  Copies of the book available at the Circulation desk three weeks prior to meeting date.

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Friday April 7, 2017
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English for Speakers of Other Languages
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
 

Improve your English skills in a class for beginner and intermediate level learners. This six session class will focus on conversation skills, and basic reading and writing, as well as helping students to develop skills on their own. Teacher: Linda Stephenson is an experienced ESOL teacher, and most recently, was an instructor and coordinator in the ESL/Bilingual program at Hudson County Community College in New Jersey. Her philosophy of education is: “Learning should be fun!” Linda is looking forward to meeting you in the ESOL class! 

Friday mornings, March 3 through April 7, from 10:30am to 12:30pm.

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

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Fun Friday - Gaming Group
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Celebrate it’s Friday by playing video games, bring your Magic: The Gathering / Pokemon / Yu-Gi-Oh! Cards to battle, play board games, and more. Grades 6-12 welcome. 

LOCATION: Teenburgh
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Saturday April 8, 2017
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SciFi Saturdays
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Join the GPL “Sci Fi” Writers’ Community hosted by the “Westchester Geeks Writers Guild”!

If you’re interested in writing science fiction/fantasy, working with other spec fic writers in a

supportive environment, and learning more about the craft, then please join us as we collaborate

to create our best work.  No registration required.

 
LOCATION: Local History Room
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Monday April 10, 2017
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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 advisors help you navigate Medicare.  Great during open enrollment.  FREE - No Appointment Necessary

Every Monday (during Library hours) 10 am - 1 pm

Phone during office hours: (914) 269-7129

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.

LOCATION: Local History Room
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Tuesday April 11, 2017
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Bookends: Philosophy Book Group
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

A bi-monthly book group dedicated to the great philosophers and their works.  A work is selected and shared over several months.  This is the 4th month the group is studying this work.

April:  The Geography of Morals: Varieties of Moral Possibility,  by Owen Flanagan

The Geography of Morals is a work of extraordinary ambition: an indictment of the parochialism of Western philosophy, a comprehensive dialogue between anthropology, empirical moral psychology, behavioral economics, and cross-cultural philosophy, and a deep exploration of the opportunities for self, social, and political improvement provided by world philosophy; Oxford University Press  c. Oct. 2016

Copies are only available online, bookstore purchase or through special order.  There are no copies in the Westchester Library System catalog.  New members please register by calling Kate.

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    914-813-5192   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 914-813-5192 or email hnav@westchestergov.com



 

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Sketchbook Drawing and Art Group
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Sketchbook Drawing and Art Group  Winter - Spring season with visiting artists:  TBA

Sketchbook is a unique opportunity to share your love of drawing, painting and art with other like minded individuals.  Those wishing to continue developing their drawing or watercolor skills will be able to participate in a shared open space where there will be opportunities to share your talents with the group as well as learn from other group members and visiting artists.  Light instruction provided.  Some supplies available.  New interested members please inquire about a supply list.  A creative aging program.

For inquires and new member registration please call Kate.

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Wednesday April 12, 2017
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WEBS Managing Your Career in Changing Times
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Need to get your career on track?

MANAGING YOUR CAREER IN CHANGING TIMES

  • Led by a professional career couselor, this FREE 8-week seminar will help you to:
  • Evaluate your skills, interests and personality
  • Learn how to use online career information
  • Explore career alternatives
  • Find out about educational/training programs in Westchester 
  • Learn about the latest trends in resumes and job search

This eight-week seminar will meet once a week beginning in March with an orientation session in February

For dates and times and to register, call (914) 674-3612

 

WEBS Career & Educational Counseling Service

a program of the Westchester Library System

LOCATION: Small Conference 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.

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Circulo de Lectores ~ Spanish Book Club
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Para celebrar el Mes de la Poesía, leemos poesía de la nicaragüense Claribel Alegría y del salvadoreño Roque Dalton. 

El Círculo de Lectores es un grupo que se reune cada mes para hablar en español de libros escritos por autores latinos y españoles.

Los libros están disponibles aproximadamente tres semanas antes de la reunión.

A group that meest monthly to discuss ~ in Spanish ~ books written by Latino and Spanish authors.

Books available at Circulation Desk approximately 3 weeks prior to meeting.

LOCATION: Local History 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.

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Convivial Book Discussion Group
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

White Teeth, by Zadie Smith.   ''White Teeth begins as the story of an Englishman, Archie Jones, and his accidental friendship with Samad Iqbal, a Bengali Muslim from Bangladesh. The two men met in 1945 when they were part of a tank crew inching through Europe in the final days of World War II. They missed out on the action, and over the next three decades have continued to do much the same. Zadie Smith's debut novel is, like the London it portrays, a restless hybrid of voices, tones and textures. Hopscotching through several continents and 150 years of history.  Smith's real talent emerges not just in her voice but in her ear, which enables her to inhabit characters of different generations, races and mind-sets."  A comic tour-de-force not to be missed!  - Excerpts; NYTimes review by Anthony Quinn

The Convivial Book Discussion Group is an evening opportunity to gather and share some of the best fiction and non-fiction books recently published.  Titles are picked by member recommendations with opportunities to take turns leading the discussion in a light, jovial circle of friendly readers.  Copies available at check-out desk one month prior to the program date.  New participants please call Kate.  

LOCATION: Librarian's Office
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Thursday April 13, 2017
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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 reviews basic skills in a welcoming group setting under Mr. Fox's excellent guidance and Eli Gordon's assistance.  Topics covered include basic beginner subjects such how  to use a mouse or keyboard to more advanced subjects such as word processing, Internet browsing, email, computer security and social media.  You can learn at your own pace.  Let us know if you have any special areas of interest you'd like covered.  Seating limited to 12 participants!  Please call Kate to register.

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.


 

 

LOCATION: Computer Training Room
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Stitchfest
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

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Join us at the Library for an afternoon of stitching.  We are a group of knitters, crocheters and sewers who come together to share our skills, enjoy each others company and admire our finished projects.  The group consists of people just learning and others with years of experience. Thanks to the generosity of the Friends of the Library we have donated yarn for you to practice on and needles that you can borrow. The Library has a nice collection of books and magazines that are available. Check out the Library’s Pinterest board. Go to http://www.pinterest.com/greenburghlib/.  No registration necessary. 

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Friday April 14, 2017
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Library Open 10:00am to 1:00pm
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Library open 10:00am to 1:00pm in observance of Good Friday.

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Saturday April 15, 2017
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Paper Star Lanterns
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Make your own handmade paper star lantern!
For middle and high school age.
All supplies included, free of charge. 
To sign up click "Register" below.

LOCATION: Teenburgh
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Teen Advisory Board
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Teen Advisory Board

For teens by teens - Influence teen services at GPL! Help us plan events, pick out teen collections (books, magazines, video games & more),  promote & encourage teen library use, and have your voice heard in YOUR library— all while earning volunteer hours. 

LOCATION: Local History Room
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Sunday April 16, 2017
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Library Closed

Library closed in observance of Easter Sunday.

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Monday April 17, 2017
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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 advisors help you navigate Medicare.  Great during open enrollment.  FREE - No Appointment Necessary

Every Monday (during Library hours) 10 am - 1 pm

Phone during office hours: (914) 269-7129

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.

LOCATION: Local History Room
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STARS: Senior Theater Arts
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

 


Acting teacher and professional producer and actress, Denise Bessette of Hudson Stage, continues a 10 week grant funded senior theater arts workshop. Participants continue to learn improvisational theater games, vocal and physical warm-up exercises, character and scene study techniques.  A culminating performance will be showcased on Monday May 22nd at 2pm.  

For inquires about future senior theater arts for 55 and beyond, please contact Kate.  A creative aging program. EVENT FULL

A Westchester Library Creative Aging Grant Funded Program

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Tuesday April 18, 2017
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Philosophical Breakfast Group
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

A bi-monthly group learning from the Great Courses.  Lecture series are on-going and often last over a year in length.  Enjoy listening to a lecture from a renowned professor on great philosophical minds, artists, scientists and religious leaders from around the world.  TED Talks are also watched to learn about interesting contemporary discoveries and concerns.  

This month's Topic :  Being Human

This Program Is Currently FULL  Inquires for new members, please contact Kate. 

 

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    914-813-5192   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 914-813-5192 or email hnav@westchestergov.com



 

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Sketchbook Drawing and Art Group
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Sketchbook Drawing and Art Group  Winter - Spring season with visiting artists:  TBA

Sketchbook is a unique opportunity to share your love of drawing, painting and art with other like minded individuals.  Those wishing to continue developing their drawing or watercolor skills will be able to participate in a shared open space where there will be opportunities to share your talents with the group as well as learn from other group members and visiting artists.  Light instruction provided.  Some supplies available.  New interested members please inquire about a supply list.  A creative aging program.

For inquires and new member registration please call Kate.

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 Westchester Instructor or 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 and 4th Saturday of each month.  No registration required.  

LOCATION: Teenburgh
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Wednesday April 19, 2017
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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.

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Teen Book Trivia Club
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Teen Book Trivia Club

Wed. April 19 @ 6:30-7:30 PM
Part book club and part trivia, this club has everything! Before the meeting please be sure to have read some or all of Harry Potter Series by J.K. Rowling. During the club we will briefly discuss the book and then do book-based trivia questions. Grades 6-12 welcome.

 

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Local History Event
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Thursday April 20, 2017
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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 reviews basic skills in a welcoming group setting under Mr. Fox's excellent guidance and Eli Gordon's assistance.  Topics covered include basic beginner subjects such how  to use a mouse or keyboard to more advanced subjects such as word processing, Internet browsing, email, computer security and social media.  You can learn at your own pace.  Let us know if you have any special areas of interest you'd like covered.  Seating limited to 12 participants!  Please call Kate to register.

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.


 

 

LOCATION: Computer Training Room
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AIA Archaeology Book Group
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

AIA: Westchester Archaeology Book Club 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  or call Kate for inquires.

 Title:  The Edge Of The World: A Cultural History of the North Sea and the Transformation of Europe        by, Michael Pye

 

 

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Stitchfest
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

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Join us at the Library for an afternoon of stitching.  We are a group of knitters, crocheters and sewers who come together to share our skills, enjoy each others company and admire our finished projects.  The group consists of people just learning and others with years of experience. Thanks to the generosity of the Friends of the Library we have donated yarn for you to practice on and needles that you can borrow. The Library has a nice collection of books and magazines that are available. Check out the Library’s Pinterest board. Go to http://www.pinterest.com/greenburghlib/.  No registration necessary. 

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Friday April 21, 2017
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Senior Jam : Guitar and Vocal Group
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Join Music Facilitator, Pleasant Bud Coughlin for an afternoon of guitar and vocal jammin' to shared tunes.  Music binders provided.  Bring your own guitar and tuning device or just come to sing!  The group meets twice a month.  Registration is required for new members please call Kate at 721-8233.  A creative aging program. This Program Is Currently FULL

Annual Spring music cafe' scheduled for:  TBA

 

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Fun Friday - Gaming Group
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Celebrate it’s Friday by playing video games, bring your Magic: The Gathering / Pokemon / Yu-Gi-Oh! Cards to battle, play board games, and more. Grades 6-12 welcome. 

LOCATION: Teenburgh
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Saturday April 22, 2017
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Earth Day Garden Clean-Up
10:30 AM - 1:30 PM

Join us for some spring cleaning at the library's Garden on Earth Day! Helpers can earn community service hours. 
To sign up, click "Register" below.

LOCATION: Library Garden
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Sunday April 23, 2017
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Under the Enemy's Nose
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Mano Orel talks about his new memoir, Under the Enemy's Nose. As an 18 year old Greek Jew, Mr. Orel, using a false identity, became the interpreter for the German occupation forces in Thebes, all the while passing on information to the Greek resistance. Living in constant fear of being discovered, Mr. Orel's story of survival under Nazi occupation is one of ingenuity and struggle with fear. The book includes details about the participation of Jews in the Greek resistance and the civil war that followed.

Mr. Orel gives us a first hand account of working against the Nazi's right under their noses.  It is a fascinating and illuminating account of resistance against a tyrant and his forces.

 

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Monday April 24, 2017
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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 advisors help you navigate Medicare.  Great during open enrollment.  FREE - No Appointment Necessary

Every Monday (during Library hours) 10 am - 1 pm

Phone during office hours: (914) 269-7129

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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STARS: Senior Theater Arts
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

 


Acting teacher and professional producer and actress, Denise Bessette of Hudson Stage, continues a 10 week grant funded senior theater arts workshop. Participants continue to learn improvisational theater games, vocal and physical warm-up exercises, character and scene study techniques.  A culminating performance will be showcased on Monday May 22nd at 2pm.  

For inquires about future senior theater arts for 55 and beyond, please contact Kate.  A creative aging program. EVENT FULL

A Westchester Library Creative Aging Grant Funded Program

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Tuesday April 25, 2017
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Bookends: Philosophy Book Group
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

A bi-monthly book group dedicated to the great philosophers and their works.  A work is selected and shared over several months.  This is the 4th month the group is studying this book.

April:  The Geography of Morals: Varieties of Moral Possibility,  by Owen Flanagan

The Geography of Morals is a work of extraordinary ambition: an indictment of the parochialism of Western philosophy, a comprehensive dialogue between anthropology, empirical moral psychology, behavioral economics, and cross-cultural philosophy, and a deep exploration of the opportunities for self, social, and political improvement provided by world philosophy; Oxford University Press  c. Oct. 2016

Copies are only available online, bookstore purchase or through special order.  There are no copies in the Westchester Library System catalog.  New members please register by calling Kate.

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    914-813-5192   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 914-813-5192 or email hnav@westchestergov.com



 

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Sketchbook Drawing and Art Group
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Sketchbook Drawing and Art Group  Winter - Spring season with visiting artists:  TBA

Sketchbook is a unique opportunity to share your love of drawing, painting and art with other like minded individuals.  Those wishing to continue developing their drawing or watercolor skills will be able to participate in a shared open space where there will be opportunities to share your talents with the group as well as learn from other group members and visiting artists.  Light instruction provided.  Some supplies available.  New interested members please inquire about a supply list.  A creative aging program.

For inquires and new member registration please call Kate.

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Library Board Meeting
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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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.

LOCATION: Local History Room
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Wednesday April 26, 2017
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Littman Krooks
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
LOCATION: Multipurpose 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.

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GPL Poetry Celebration
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Join the Learning to See™ Poetry Workshop participants, and the Westchester Poetry Caravan members, as we celebrate Poetry at the Library with readings and a potluck dinner!

The 2017 winners of the GPL Teen and Adult Poetry Contest will be announced at 6:15pm, followed by poetry readings by students and teachers. If you are interested in reading a poem at the event, please schedule this with Greenburgh Arts and Culture Director Sarah Bracey White by email: bracey0114@aol.com.

Please bring a dish to share if you join us for the 5:30pm potluck.

 

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Thursday April 27, 2017
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Stitchfest
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Image result for knitting

Join us at the Library for an afternoon of stitching.  We are a group of knitters, crocheters and sewers who come together to share our skills, enjoy each others company and admire our finished projects.  The group consists of people just learning and others with years of experience. Thanks to the generosity of the Friends of the Library we have donated yarn for you to practice on and needles that you can borrow. The Library has a nice collection of books and magazines that are available. Check out the Library’s Pinterest board. Go to http://www.pinterest.com/greenburghlib/.  No registration necessary. 

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Sunday April 30, 2017
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Concert: Richard Boukas
1:00 AM - 4:00 PM
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Jazz Conversations
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Jazz Conversations: New Orleans - The City and The Music

Frank Deligio leads this lively discussion group on the lives and legacies of jazz greats.  No registration required.

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Monday May 1, 2017
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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 advisors help you navigate Medicare.  Great during open enrollment.  FREE - No Appointment Necessary

Every Monday (during Library hours) 10 am - 1 pm

Phone during office hours: (914) 269-7129

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
Tell a Friend Remind Me about this Event
 
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STARS: Senior Theater Arts
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

 


Acting teacher and professional producer and actress, Denise Bessette of Hudson Stage, continues a 10 week grant funded senior theater arts workshop. Participants continue to learn improvisational theater games, vocal and physical warm-up exercises, character and scene study techniques.  A culminating performance will be showcased on Monday May 22nd at 2pm.  

For inquires about future senior theater arts for 55 and beyond, please contact Kate.  A creative aging program. EVENT FULL

A Westchester Library Creative Aging Grant Funded Program

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Tuesday May 2, 2017
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Philosophical Breakfast Group
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

A bi-monthly group learning from the Great Courses.  Lecture series are on-going and often last over a year in length.  Enjoy listening to a lecture from a renowned professor on great philosophical minds, artists, scientists and religious leaders from around the world.  TED Talks are also watched to learn about interesting contemporary discoveries and concerns.  

This month's Topic :  TED Talk = TBA

Program Is Currently FULL Inquires for new members, please contact Kate. 

 

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    914-813-5192   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 914-813-5192 or email hnav@westchestergov.com



 

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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misc_none
Sketchbook Drawing and Art Group
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Sketchbook Drawing and Art Group  Winter - Spring season with visiting artists:  TBA

Sketchbook is a unique opportunity to share your love of drawing, painting and art with other like minded individuals.  Those wishing to continue developing their drawing or watercolor skills will be able to participate in a shared open space where there will be opportunities to share your talents with the group as well as learn from other group members and visiting artists.  Light instruction provided.  Some supplies available.  New interested members please inquire about a supply list.  A creative aging program.

For inquires and new member registration please call Kate.

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 Westchester Instructor or 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 and 4th Saturday of each month.  No registration required.  

LOCATION: Teenburgh
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Wednesday May 3, 2017
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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.

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AAUW Program
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Thursday May 4, 2017
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Meet the Neighbors Book Discussion group
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Facilitator: Teresa Walsh

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

May 2017 selection: Dead Wake by Erik Larson
The enthralling story of the sinking of the Lusitania, Dead Wake captures the sheer drama and emotional power of a disaster whose intimate details and true meaning have long been obscured by history.

No registration required.  Copies of the book available at the Circulation desk three weeks prior to meeting date.

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Friday May 5, 2017
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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 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: Estha Weiner

 

 

LOCATION: Local History Room
The registration period has not begun.
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Monday May 8, 2017
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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 advisors help you navigate Medicare.  Great during open enrollment.  FREE - No Appointment Necessary

Every Monday (during Library hours) 10 am - 1 pm

Phone during office hours: (914) 269-7129

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Musical Munchkins for Lap Babies thru 20 months old.
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM

 

The 10:15 Session 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.  

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.

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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STARS: Senior Theater Arts
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

 


Acting teacher and professional producer and actress, Denise Bessette of Hudson Stage, continues a 10 week grant funded senior theater arts workshop. Participants continue to learn improvisational theater games, vocal and physical warm-up exercises, character and scene study techniques.  A culminating performance will be showcased on Monday May 22nd at 2pm.  

For inquires about future senior theater arts for 55 and beyond, please contact Kate.  A creative aging program. EVENT FULL

A Westchester Library Creative Aging Grant Funded Program

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
Tell a Friend Remind Me about this Event
Tuesday May 9, 2017
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Bookends: Philosophy Book Group
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

A bi-monthly book group dedicated to the great philosophers and their works.  A work is selected and shared over several months.  This is the 5th month the group is studying this book.

May:  The Geography of Morals: Varieties of Moral Possibility,  by Owen Flanagan

The Geography of Morals is a work of extraordinary ambition: an indictment of the parochialism of Western philosophy, a comprehensive dialogue between anthropology, empirical moral psychology, behavioral economics, and cross-cultural philosophy, and a deep exploration of the opportunities for self, social, and political improvement provided by world philosophy; Oxford University Press  c. Oct. 2016

Copies are only available online, bookstore purchase or through special order.  There are no copies in the Westchester Library System catalog.  New members please register by calling Kate.

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    914-813-5192   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 914-813-5192 or email hnav@westchestergov.com



 

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
Tell a Friend Remind Me about this Event
 
misc_none
Sketchbook Drawing and Art Group
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Sketchbook Drawing and Art Group  Winter - Spring season with visiting artists:  TBA

Sketchbook is a unique opportunity to share your love of drawing, painting and art with other like minded individuals.  Those wishing to continue developing their drawing or watercolor skills will be able to participate in a shared open space where there will be opportunities to share your talents with the group as well as learn from other group members and visiting artists.  Light instruction provided.  Some supplies available.  New interested members please inquire about a supply list.  A creative aging program.

For inquires and new member registration please call Kate.

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Wednesday May 10, 2017
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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.

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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.

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Convivial Book Discussion Group
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

The Professor And The Madman: A Tale Of Murder, Insanity, and The Making of The Oxford English Dictionary,  by Simon Winchester.  "Masterfully researched and eloquently written, The Professor and the Madman is an extraordinary tale of madness, genius, and the incredible obsessions of two remarkable men that led to the making of the Oxford English Dictionary—and literary history. "  Dr. W. C. Minor contributes a healthy portion of the OED and when Professor James Murray wants to thank him, he finds the old medical doctor living in an insane asylum.  This best selling non-ficiton work, set in the 1850's of London England, is now being made into a movie. - B&N

The Convivial Book Discussion Group is an evening opportunity to gather and share some of the best fiction and non-fiction books recently published.  Titles are picked by member recommendations with opportunities to take turns leading the discussion in a light, jovial circle of friendly readers.  Copies available at check-out desk one month prior to the program date. New participants call Kate.  

LOCATION: Librarian's Office
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Thursday May 11, 2017
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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 reviews basic skills in a welcoming group setting under Mr. Fox's excellent guidance and Eli Gordon's assistance.  Topics covered include basic beginner subjects such how  to use a mouse or keyboard to more advanced subjects such as word processing, Internet browsing, email, computer security and social media.  You can learn at your own pace.  Let us know if you have any special areas of interest you'd like covered.  Seating limited to 12 participants!  Please call Kate to register.

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.


 

 

LOCATION: Computer Training Room
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Stitchfest
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Image result for knitting

Join us at the Library for an afternoon of stitching.  We are a group of knitters, crocheters and sewers who come together to share our skills, enjoy each others company and admire our finished projects.  The group consists of people just learning and others with years of experience. Thanks to the generosity of the Friends of the Library we have donated yarn for you to practice on and needles that you can borrow. The Library has a nice collection of books and magazines that are available. Check out the Library’s Pinterest board. Go to http://www.pinterest.com/greenburghlib/.  No registration necessary. 

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Friday May 12, 2017
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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 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: Estha Weiner

 

 

LOCATION: Local History Room
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Senior Jam: Guitar and Vocal Group
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Join Music Facilitator, Pleasant Bud Coughlin for an afternoon of guitar and vocal jammin' to shared tunes.  Music binders provided.  Bring your own guitar and tuning device or just come to sing!  The group meets twice a month.  Registration is required for new members; please call Kate at 721-8233.  A creative aging program. This Program Is Currently FULL

Annual Spring music cafe' scheduled for:  TBA

 

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Saturday May 13, 2017
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SciFi Saturdays
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Join the GPL “Sci Fi” Writers’ Community hosted by the “Westchester Geeks Writers Guild”!

If you’re interested in writing science fiction/fantasy, working with other spec fic writers in a

supportive environment, and learning more about the craft, then please join us as we collaborate

to create our best work.  No registration required.

 
LOCATION: Local History Room
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Teen Nail Polish Stained Glass Jewelry
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Learn how to make your own Nail Polish Stained Glass Jewelry! Great to keep and wear or to give as a Mother's Day Gift.
For middle and high school age. All supplies included, free of charge. 
Click "Register" below to sign up.

LOCATION: Teenburgh
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Teen Writing Group
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

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. No registration required. 

LOCATION: Local History Room
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Monday May 15, 2017
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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 advisors help you navigate Medicare.  Great during open enrollment.  FREE - No Appointment Necessary

Every Monday (during Library hours) 10 am - 1 pm

Phone during office hours: (914) 269-7129

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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STARS: Senior Theater Arts
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

 


Acting teacher and professional producer and actress, Denise Bessette of Hudson Stage, continues a 10 week grant funded senior theater arts workshop. Participants continue to learn improvisational theater games, vocal and physical warm-up exercises, character and scene study techniques.  A culminating performance will be showcased next Monday May 22nd at 2pm ! 

For inquires about future senior theater arts for 55 and beyond, please contact Kate.  A creative aging program. EVENT FULL

A Westchester Library Creative Aging Grant Funded Program

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Tuesday May 16, 2017
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Philosophical Breakfast Group
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

A bi-monthly group learning from the Great Courses.  Lecture series are on-going and often last over a year in length.  Enjoy listening to a lecture from a renowned professor on great philosophical minds, artists, scientists and religious leaders from around the world.  TED Talks are also watched to learn about interesting contemporary discoveries and concerns.  

This month's Topic :  TED Talk - TBA

Program Is Currently FULL Inquires for new members, please contact Kate. 

 

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    914-813-5192   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 914-813-5192 or email hnav@westchestergov.com



 

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Sketchbook Drawing and Art Group
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Sketchbook Drawing and Art Group  Winter - Spring season with visiting artists:  TBA

Sketchbook is a unique opportunity to share your love of drawing, painting and art with other like minded individuals.  Those wishing to continue developing their drawing or watercolor skills will be able to participate in a shared open space where there will be opportunities to share your talents with the group as well as learn from other group members and visiting artists.  Light instruction provided.  Some supplies available.  New interested members please inquire about a supply list.  A creative aging program.

For inquires and new member registration please call Kate.

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 Westchester Instructor or 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 and 4th Saturday of each month.  No registration required.  

LOCATION: Teenburgh
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LTS Poetry Workshop
6:00 PM - 8:00 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: Doretta Cornell

 

 

LOCATION: Local History Room
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Wednesday May 17, 2017
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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.

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Resume Writing for Teens
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Teens -- learn the basics of good resume writing, what employers are looking for and then create your own at Greenburgh Public Library. You will leave the class with a professional-looking resume that you can use when applying for jobs, college, and more. Also learn: what to expect in an interview, where to look for jobs, how to apply, and more. All attendees will leave with a print and a digital copy of their new resume that they can edit in the future - bring your flash drive. This class is for teens only. Space is limited so advanced sign-up is strongly suggested. 

For more details or to sign up click "Register" below.

LOCATION: Computer Training Room
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Local History Event
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Thursday May 18, 2017
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AIA Archaeology Book Group
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

AIA: Westchester Archaeology Book Club 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  or call Kate for inquires.

 Title:  TBA

 

 

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Stitchfest
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

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Join us at the Library for an afternoon of stitching.  We are a group of knitters, crocheters and sewers who come together to share our skills, enjoy each others company and admire our finished projects.  The group consists of people just learning and others with years of experience. Thanks to the generosity of the Friends of the Library we have donated yarn for you to practice on and needles that you can borrow. The Library has a nice collection of books and magazines that are available. Check out the Library’s Pinterest board. Go to http://www.pinterest.com/greenburghlib/.  No registration necessary. 

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Friday May 19, 2017
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Senior Jam: Guitar and Vocal Group
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Join Music Facilitator, Pleasant Bud Coughlin for an afternoon of guitar and vocal jammin' to shared tunes.  Music binders provided.  Bring your own guitar and tuning device or just come to sing!  The group meets twice a month.  Registration is required for new members; please call Kate at 721-8233.  A creative aging program. This Program Is Currently FULL

Annual Spring music cafe' scheduled for:  TBA

 

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Fun Friday - Gaming Group
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Celebrate it’s Friday by playing video games, bring your Magic: The Gathering / Pokemon / Yu-Gi-Oh! Cards to battle, play board games, and more. Grades 6-12 welcome. 

LOCATION: Teenburgh
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Sunday May 21, 2017
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Domingos Divertidos
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

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

Los domingos 13 de noviembre y 4 de diciembre de 2016 de 2:00-3:00pm. No es necesario inscribirse. Para más información, favor de llamar a 721-8235. 

LOCATION: Children's Program Room
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Monday May 22, 2017
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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 advisors help you navigate Medicare.  Great during open enrollment.  FREE - No Appointment Necessary

Every Monday (during Library hours) 10 am - 1 pm

Phone during office hours: (914) 269-7129

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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STARS: Senior Theater Arts PERFORMANCE
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

 


After weeks of learning about theater improv, character and scence selection from Director, Denise Bessette of Hudson Stage, a showcase of talents is ready!  Come and enjoy a culmination of theater from our STARS players!  

For inquires about future senior theater arts for 55 and beyond, please contact Kate.  A creative aging program. 

 

A Westchester Library Creative Aging Grant Funded Program

 

 

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Tuesday May 23, 2017
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Bookends: Philosophy Book Group
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

A bi-monthly book group dedicated to the great philosophers and their works.  A work is selected and shared over several months.  This is the 5th month the group is studying this book.

May:  The Geography of Morals: Varieties of Moral Possibility,  by Owen Flanagan

The Geography of Morals is a work of extraordinary ambition: an indictment of the parochialism of Western philosophy, a comprehensive dialogue between anthropology, empirical moral psychology, behavioral economics, and cross-cultural philosophy, and a deep exploration of the opportunities for self, social, and political improvement provided by world philosophy; Oxford University Press  c. Oct. 2016

Copies are only available online, bookstore purchase or through special order.  There are no copies in the Westchester Library System catalog.  New members please register by calling Kate.

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    914-813-5192   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 914-813-5192 or email hnav@westchestergov.com



 

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Sketchbook Drawing and Art Group
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Sketchbook Drawing and Art Group  Winter - Spring season with visiting artists:  TBA

Sketchbook is a unique opportunity to share your love of drawing, painting and art with other like minded individuals.  Those wishing to continue developing their drawing or watercolor skills will be able to participate in a shared open space where there will be opportunities to share your talents with the group as well as learn from other group members and visiting artists.  Light instruction provided.  Some supplies available.  New interested members please inquire about a supply list.  A creative aging program.

For inquires and new member registration please call Kate.

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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LTS Poetry Workshop
6:00 PM - 8:00 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: Doretta Cornell

 

 

LOCATION: Local History Room
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Technology for Small Businesses
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Technology for Business: Explained and Explored

Speaker:  Bob Kotch, North Salem Partners

      

This workshop presents a focused   interactive discussion to assist entrepreneurs in understanding and selecting the technology necessary to promote business growth and success.

 

  

 

Bob Kotch’s  experience includes serving as a CIO, CFO and Strategy head for Divisions of a Fortune 50 company and twenty years of advising startup to Fortune 50 clients on successfully leveraging technology to create business success.

 

This workshop is facilitated by Nina Mattikow, North Salem Partners.

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
There are many spaces available.
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Library Board Meeting
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Wednesday May 24, 2017
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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.

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Teen Book Trivia Club
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Teen Book Trivia Club

Part book club and part trivia, this club has everything! Before the meeting please be sure to read (Title TBA). During the club we will briefly discuss the book and then do book-based trivia questions. Grades 6-12 welcome.

 

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Thursday May 25, 2017
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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 reviews basic skills in a welcoming group setting under Mr. Fox's excellent guidance and Eli Gordon's assistance.  Topics covered include basic beginner subjects such how  to use a mouse or keyboard to more advanced subjects such as word processing, Internet browsing, email, computer security and social media.  You can learn at your own pace.  Let us know if you have any special areas of interest you'd like covered.  Seating limited to 12 participants!  Please call Kate to register.

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.


 

 

LOCATION: Computer Training Room
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Stitchfest
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

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Join us at the Library for an afternoon of stitching.  We are a group of knitters, crocheters and sewers who come together to share our skills, enjoy each others company and admire our finished projects.  The group consists of people just learning and others with years of experience. Thanks to the generosity of the Friends of the Library we have donated yarn for you to practice on and needles that you can borrow. The Library has a nice collection of books and magazines that are available. Check out the Library’s Pinterest board. Go to http://www.pinterest.com/greenburghlib/.  No registration necessary. 

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Friday May 26, 2017
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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 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: Estha Weiner

 

 

LOCATION: Local History Room
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Fun Friday - Gaming Group
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Celebrate it’s Friday by playing video games, bring your Magic: The Gathering / Pokemon / Yu-Gi-Oh! Cards to battle, play board games, and more. Grades 6-12 welcome. 

LOCATION: Teenburgh
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Monday May 29, 2017
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Library Closed

Library closed in observance of Memorial Day.

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Tuesday May 30, 2017
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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    914-813-5192   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 914-813-5192 or email hnav@westchestergov.com



 

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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LTS Poetry Workshop
6:00 PM - 8:00 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: Doretta Cornell

 

 

LOCATION: Local History Room
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Wednesday May 31, 2017
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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.

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Thursday June 1, 2017
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Meet the Neighbors Book Discussion group
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Facilitator: Teresa Walsh

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

June 2017 selection: Long Man by Amy Green
Drawn from real-life historical events: the story of three days in the summer of 1936, as a government-built dam is about to flood an Appalachian town-and a little girl goes missing.

No registration required.  Copies of the book available at the Circulation desk three weeks prior to meeting date.

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Friday June 2, 2017
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Fun Friday - Gaming Group
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Celebrate it’s Friday by playing video games, bring your Magic: The Gathering / Pokemon / Yu-Gi-Oh! Cards to battle, play board games, and more. Grades 6-12 welcome. 

LOCATION: Teenburgh
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Sunday June 4, 2017
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Library Closed

Library closed

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Monday June 5, 2017
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Musical Munchkins for Lap Babies thru 20 months old.
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM

 

The 10:15 Session 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.  

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.

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Tuesday June 6, 2017
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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    914-813-5192   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 914-813-5192 or email 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 Westchester Instructor or 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 and 4th Saturday of each month.  No registration required.  

LOCATION: Teenburgh
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Wednesday June 7, 2017
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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.

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Wills and Living Trusts
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

EDUCATIONAL SEMINAR

 WILLS AND LIVING TRUSTS

You are invited to attend this seminar to learn:

· The advantages and disadvantage of Wills and Living Trusts

· How to protect your estate and maintain your privacy if you become incapacitated

· How to create a plan to protect your assets before you need Long Term Care

· Why putting property in your children’s name may be a mistake

· How probate works, and more importantly, how you can avoid probate altogether

· How to protect your children’s inheritance from probate, lawsuits,
and unstable marriages

· Why New Yorkers are concerned about more than just Federal Estate Taxes 

Presented by: The Law Offices  of Mary A. Miller, P.C.
520 White Plains Road, Suite 505
Tarrytown, New York 10591
www.mywestchestertrust.com

Featured Speaker: Mary A. Miller, Attorney at Law,  A member of the prestigious American Academy of Estate Planning Attorneys, Ms. Miller is dedicated to helping educate area residents and professionals about wills, trusts, estate planning and elder law issues.  Her passion for helping others plan well for the future was borne of Mary’s own family experiences which provide the motivation to ensure all of her clients are well protected. 

 

 


 

 

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Thursday June 8, 2017
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Stitchfest
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Image result for knitting

Join us at the Library for an afternoon of stitching.  We are a group of knitters, crocheters and sewers who come together to share our skills, enjoy each others company and admire our finished projects.  The group consists of people just learning and others with years of experience. Thanks to the generosity of the Friends of the Library we have donated yarn for you to practice on and needles that you can borrow. The Library has a nice collection of books and magazines that are available. Check out the Library’s Pinterest board. Go to http://www.pinterest.com/greenburghlib/.  No registration necessary. 

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Friday June 9, 2017
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Senior Jam: Guitar and Vocal Group
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Join Music Facilitator Pleasant Bud Coughlin for an afternoon of guitar and vocal jammin' to shared tunes.  Music binders provided.  Bring your own guitar and tuning device or just come to sing!  The group meets twice a month.  Registration is required for new members; please call Kate at 721-8233.  A creative aging program. Group In Rehersals For Cafe' Concert

Annual Spring music cafe' scheduled for:  TBA

 

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Saturday June 10, 2017
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Stress Free Studying
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

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.

Open to grades 6-12.

 

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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SciFi Saturdays
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Join the GPL “Sci Fi” Writers’ Community hosted by the “Westchester Geeks Writers Guild”!

If you’re interested in writing science fiction/fantasy, working with other spec fic writers in a

supportive environment, and learning more about the craft, then please join us as we collaborate

to create our best work.  No registration required.

 
LOCATION: Local History Room
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Teen Advisory Board
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Teen Advisory Board

We’re forming a group of dedicated teens that will influence teen services at GPL! Help us plan events, pick out teen collections (books, magazines, video games & more),  promote & encourage teen library use, and have your voice heard in YOUR library— all while earning volunteer hours. 

LOCATION: Local History Room
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Sunday June 11, 2017
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Library Closed

Library closed

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Tuesday June 13, 2017
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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    914-813-5192   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 914-813-5192 or email hnav@westchestergov.com



 

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Wednesday June 14, 2017
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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.

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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.

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Thursday June 15, 2017
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AIA Archaeology Book Group
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

AIA: Westchester Archaeology Book Club 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  or call Kate for inquires.

 Title:  TBA

 

 

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Stitchfest
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

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Join us at the Library for an afternoon of stitching.  We are a group of knitters, crocheters and sewers who come together to share our skills, enjoy each others company and admire our finished projects.  The group consists of people just learning and others with years of experience. Thanks to the generosity of the Friends of the Library we have donated yarn for you to practice on and needles that you can borrow. The Library has a nice collection of books and magazines that are available. Check out the Library’s Pinterest board. Go to http://www.pinterest.com/greenburghlib/.  No registration necessary. 

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Friday June 16, 2017
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Senior Jam: Guitar and Vocal Group
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Join Music Facilitato, Pleasant Bud Coughlin for an afternoon of guitar and vocal jammin' to shared tunes.  Music binders provided.  Bring your own guitar and tuning device or just come to sing!  The group meets twice a month.  Registration is required for new members; please call Kate at 721-8233.  A creative aging program. In Rehersal For Cafe' Concert

Annual Spring music cafe' scheduled for:  TBA

 

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Fun Friday - Gaming Group
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Celebrate it’s Friday by playing video games, bring your Magic: The Gathering / Pokemon / Yu-Gi-Oh! Cards to battle, play board games, and more. Grades 6-12 welcome. 

LOCATION: Teenburgh
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Sunday June 18, 2017
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Library Closed

Library closed

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Tuesday June 20, 2017
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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    914-813-5192   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 914-813-5192 or email 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 Westchester Instructor or 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 and 4th Saturday of each month.  No registration required.  

LOCATION: Teenburgh
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Wednesday June 21, 2017
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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.

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Local History Event
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Thursday June 22, 2017
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Stitchfest
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

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Join us at the Library for an afternoon of stitching.  We are a group of knitters, crocheters and sewers who come together to share our skills, enjoy each others company and admire our finished projects.  The group consists of people just learning and others with years of experience. Thanks to the generosity of the Friends of the Library we have donated yarn for you to practice on and needles that you can borrow. The Library has a nice collection of books and magazines that are available. Check out the Library’s Pinterest board. Go to http://www.pinterest.com/greenburghlib/.  No registration necessary. 

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Friday June 23, 2017
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Fun Friday - Gaming Group
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Celebrate it’s Friday by playing video games, bring your Magic: The Gathering / Pokemon / Yu-Gi-Oh! Cards to battle, play board games, and more. Grades 6-12 welcome. 

LOCATION: Teenburgh
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Sunday June 25, 2017
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Library Closed

Library closed

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Tuesday June 27, 2017
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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    914-813-5192   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 914-813-5192 or email hnav@westchestergov.com



 

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Library Board Meeting
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Wednesday June 28, 2017
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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.

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Teen Book Trivia Club
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Teen Book Trivia Club

Part book club and part trivia, this club has everything! Before the meeting please be sure to read (Title TBA). During the club we will briefly discuss the book and then do book-based trivia quetsions. Grades 6-12 welcome.

 

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Thursday June 29, 2017
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Stitchfest
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Image result for knitting

Join us at the Library for an afternoon of stitching.  We are a group of knitters, crocheters and sewers who come together to share our skills, enjoy each others company and admire our finished projects.  The group consists of people just learning and others with years of experience. Thanks to the generosity of the Friends of the Library we have donated yarn for you to practice on and needles that you can borrow. The Library has a nice collection of books and magazines that are available. Check out the Library’s Pinterest board. Go to http://www.pinterest.com/greenburghlib/.  No registration necessary. 

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Friday June 30, 2017
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Fun Friday - Gaming Group
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Celebrate it’s Friday by playing video games, bring your Magic: The Gathering / Pokemon / Yu-Gi-Oh! Cards to battle, play board games, and more. Grades 6-12 welcome. 

LOCATION: Teenburgh
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Sunday July 2, 2017
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Library Closed

Library closed

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Tuesday July 4, 2017
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Library Closed

Library closed in observance of July 4th

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Wednesday July 5, 2017
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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.

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Saturday July 8, 2017
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Teen Event
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

More details coming soon.

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Teen Writing Group
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM

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. No registration required. 

LOCATION: Local History Room
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Sunday July 9, 2017
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Library Closed

Library closed

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Tuesday July 11, 2017
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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    914-813-5192   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 914-813-5192 or email hnav@westchestergov.com



 

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Wednesday July 12, 2017
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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.

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Friday July 14, 2017
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Fun Friday - Gaming Group
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Celebrate it’s Friday by playing video games, bring your Magic: The Gathering / Pokemon / Yu-Gi-Oh! Cards to battle, play board games, and more. Grades 6-12 welcome. 

LOCATION: Teenburgh
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Sunday July 16, 2017
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Library Closed

Library closed

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Tuesday July 18, 2017
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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    914-813-5192   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 914-813-5192 or email hnav@westchestergov.com



 

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Wednesday July 19, 2017
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Teen Craft

More details coming soon

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Sunday July 23, 2017
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Library Closed

Library closed

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Tuesday July 25, 2017
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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    914-813-5192   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 914-813-5192 or email hnav@westchestergov.com



 

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Library Board Meeting
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Wednesday July 26, 2017
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Teen Book Trivia Club
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Teen Book Trivia Club

Part book club and part trivia, this club has everything! Before the meeting please be sure to read (Title TBA). During the club we will briefly discuss the book and then do book-based trivia quetsions. Grades 6-12 welcome.

 

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Friday July 28, 2017
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Fun Friday - Gaming Group
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Celebrate it’s Friday by playing video games, bring your Magic: The Gathering / Pokemon / Yu-Gi-Oh! Cards to battle, play board games, and more. Grades 6-12 welcome. 

LOCATION: Teenburgh
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Teen Lock-In After Hours Party
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

More details coming soon.

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Sunday July 30, 2017
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Library Closed

Library closed

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Tuesday August 1, 2017
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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    914-813-5192   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 914-813-5192 or email hnav@westchestergov.com



 

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Wednesday August 2, 2017
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Teen Craft
3:00 PM - 8:30 PM

More details coming soon.

LOCATION: Teenburgh
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Saturday August 5, 2017
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Teen Cooking Workshop
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

More details coming soon.

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Teen Advisory Board
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Teen Advisory Board

We’re forming a group of dedicated teens that will influence teen services at GPL! Help us plan events, pick out teen collections (books, magazines, video games & more),  promote & encourage teen library use, and have your voice heard in YOUR library— all while earning volunteer hours. 

LOCATION: Local History Room
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Sunday August 6, 2017
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Library Closed

Library closed

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Tuesday August 8, 2017
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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    914-813-5192   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 914-813-5192 or email hnav@westchestergov.com



 

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Wednesday August 9, 2017
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GPL FanCon
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Join us for GPL's first ever FANCON, a convention celebrating all things anime, comics, sci-fi, gaming, and more! Check out the cosplay contest, artist demos, gaming tournaments, snacks, and so much more! Be sure to dress up as your favorite character! This event is free of charge. Open to middle and high school age.

Pre-registration required -- click "Register" below to sign up. (Registration coming this summer)

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Thursday August 10, 2017
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Stitchfest
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Image result for knitting

Join us at the Library for an afternoon of stitching.  We are a group of knitters, crocheters and sewers who come together to share our skills, enjoy each others company and admire our finished projects.  The group consists of people just learning and others with years of experience. Thanks to the generosity of the Friends of the Library we have donated yarn for you to practice on and needles that you can borrow. The Library has a nice collection of books and magazines that are available. Check out the Library’s Pinterest board. Go to http://www.pinterest.com/greenburghlib/.  No registration necessary. 

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Sunday August 13, 2017
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Library Closed

Library closed

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Tuesday August 15, 2017
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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    914-813-5192   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 914-813-5192 or email hnav@westchestergov.com



 

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Thursday August 17, 2017
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Stitchfest
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Image result for knitting

Join us at the Library for an afternoon of stitching.  We are a group of knitters, crocheters and sewers who come together to share our skills, enjoy each others company and admire our finished projects.  The group consists of people just learning and others with years of experience. Thanks to the generosity of the Friends of the Library we have donated yarn for you to practice on and needles that you can borrow. The Library has a nice collection of books and magazines that are available. Check out the Library’s Pinterest board. Go to http://www.pinterest.com/greenburghlib/.  No registration necessary. 

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Sunday August 20, 2017
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Library Closed

Library closed

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Tuesday August 22, 2017
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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    914-813-5192   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 914-813-5192 or email hnav@westchestergov.com



 

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Library Board Meeting
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Wednesday August 23, 2017
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Teen Book Trivia Club
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Teen Book Trivia Club

Part book club and part trivia, this club has everything! Before the meeting please be sure to read (Title TBA). During the club we will briefly discuss the book and then do book-based trivia quetsions. Grades 6-12 welcome.

 

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Thursday August 24, 2017
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Stitchfest
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Image result for knitting

Join us at the Library for an afternoon of stitching.  We are a group of knitters, crocheters and sewers who come together to share our skills, enjoy each others company and admire our finished projects.  The group consists of people just learning and others with years of experience. Thanks to the generosity of the Friends of the Library we have donated yarn for you to practice on and needles that you can borrow. The Library has a nice collection of books and magazines that are available. Check out the Library’s Pinterest board. Go to http://www.pinterest.com/greenburghlib/.  No registration necessary. 

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Sunday August 27, 2017
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Library Closed

Library closed

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Tuesday August 29, 2017
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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    914-813-5192   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 914-813-5192 or email hnav@westchestergov.com



 

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Thursday August 31, 2017
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Stitchfest
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Image result for knitting

Join us at the Library for an afternoon of stitching.  We are a group of knitters, crocheters and sewers who come together to share our skills, enjoy each others company and admire our finished projects.  The group consists of people just learning and others with years of experience. Thanks to the generosity of the Friends of the Library we have donated yarn for you to practice on and needles that you can borrow. The Library has a nice collection of books and magazines that are available. Check out the Library’s Pinterest board. Go to http://www.pinterest.com/greenburghlib/.  No registration necessary. 

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Sunday September 3, 2017
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Library Closed

Library closed

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Monday September 4, 2017
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Library Closed

Library closed in observance of Labor Day.

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Wednesday September 13, 2017
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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.

LOCATION: Teenburgh
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Thursday September 21, 2017
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Stitchfest
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Image result for knitting

Join us at the Library for an afternoon of stitching.  We are a group of knitters, crocheters and sewers who come together to share our skills, enjoy each others company and admire our finished projects.  The group consists of people just learning and others with years of experience. Thanks to the generosity of the Friends of the Library we have donated yarn for you to practice on and needles that you can borrow. The Library has a nice collection of books and magazines that are available. Check out the Library’s Pinterest board. Go to http://www.pinterest.com/greenburghlib/.  No registration necessary. 

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Tuesday September 26, 2017
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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    914-813-5192   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 914-813-5192 or email hnav@westchestergov.com



 

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Library Board Meeting
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Wednesday September 27, 2017
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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.

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Thursday September 28, 2017
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Stitchfest
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

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Join us at the Library for an afternoon of stitching.  We are a group of knitters, crocheters and sewers who come together to share our skills, enjoy each others company and admire our finished projects.  The group consists of people just learning and others with years of experience. Thanks to the generosity of the Friends of the Library we have donated yarn for you to practice on and needles that you can borrow. The Library has a nice collection of books and magazines that are available. Check out the Library’s Pinterest board. Go to http://www.pinterest.com/greenburghlib/.  No registration necessary. 

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Tuesday October 3, 2017
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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    914-813-5192   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 914-813-5192 or email hnav@westchestergov.com



 

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Monday October 9, 2017
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Library Closed

Library closed in observance of Columbus Day.

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Tuesday October 10, 2017
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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    914-813-5192   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 914-813-5192 or email hnav@westchestergov.com



 

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Wednesday October 11, 2017
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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.

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Thursday October 12, 2017
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Stitchfest
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

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Join us at the Library for an afternoon of stitching.  We are a group of knitters, crocheters and sewers who come together to share our skills, enjoy each others company and admire our finished projects.  The group consists of people just learning and others with years of experience. Thanks to the generosity of the Friends of the Library we have donated yarn for you to practice on and needles that you can borrow. The Library has a nice collection of books and magazines that are available. Check out the Library’s Pinterest board. Go to http://www.pinterest.com/greenburghlib/.  No registration necessary. 

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Tuesday October 17, 2017
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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    914-813-5192   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 914-813-5192 or email hnav@westchestergov.com



 

LOCATION: Small Conference Room
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Wednesday October 18, 2017
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Local History Event
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Thursday October 19, 2017
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Stitchfest
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

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Join us at the Library for an afternoon of stitching.  We are a group of knitters, crocheters and sewers who come together to share our skills, enjoy each others company and admire our finished projects.  The group consists of people just learning and others with years of experience. Thanks to the generosity of the Friends of the Library we have donated yarn for you to practice on and needles that you can borrow. The Library has a nice collection of books and magazines that are available. Check out the Library’s Pinterest board. Go to http://www.pinterest.com/greenburghlib/.  No registration necessary. 

LOCATION: Multipurpose Room
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Tuesday October 24, 2017
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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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