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Children's Events / Programas para Niños:

Summer...Verano

Click her for a list of our virtual storytimes. / Haz clic aquí para el horario de cuentos virtuales. 

 

August 3, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - “Take a Tromp through the Swamp!”  Join Tom Sieling for a fun & interactive celebration of kids' songs, sure to engage the whole family!   

3 de agosto, 2020 a las 6:30 pm - "Viajamos por el Estanque!" Unanse con Tom Sieling para un show interactivo para toda la familia.

 

End of Summer...Beginning of Fall...Terminando el Verano... Empezando el Otoño....

Virtual Family Friendly Flamenco Workshops

Sign up for our virtual series of family frienly Flamenco workshops with Rebecca Thomas.

September 15, 22 & 29.

More information to come....

Inscríbase para nuestra serie de talleres de Flamenco en familia con Rebeca Tomás. 

15, 22 y el 29 de septiembre.

Proveeremos más información lo mas pronto posible....

 

 

Diversity in Action: Children's Day Celebration is now on Oct 5, 2020 @ 6:30 pmLos Reyes del Austro is a family band that started in 2010 in the attic of a house on Deyester Street. Join us in welcoming the former Sleepy Hollow High Schoolers home! Explore the sounds of Ecuador through a live presentation. Take part in this family event, learn about culture through music, taste traditional snacks and more.

 

Día: ¡Diversidad en Acción! Día de los Niños / Día de los Libros Celebración ahora es el 5 de octubre, 2020 a las 6:30 pm/ Los Reyes del Austro es una banda que empezaron en un ático de una casa en la calle Depeyster en el 2010.  Felicitamos a la familia y su regreso al pueblo donde empezaron. Exploramos los sonidos de Ecuador a través de una presentación en vivo de Los Reyes del Austro. Un evento para toda la familia con la música, meriendas y mucho más.

 

Teen Events / Programas para Adolescentes:

  Babysitting 101 for Teens and TweensIntroduction to Babysitting Zoom Course (3 1-hour class meetings.)

Email lshirley@wlsmail.org for a link to the class.

Monday, July 27, 2020 @ 10:00 AM
Tuesday, July 28, 2020 @ 10:00 AM
                                                        Wednesday July 29, 2020 /2 10:00 AM

Learn the basics of babysitting: interviewing tips, communication skills, safety and first aid tips, and feeding and caring for children, including diaper changing. All participants will receive a certificate at the end of the 4-hour class.

 

Saturday, July 18 @ 2 pm   When in Rome! Exploring the Art of Ancient Rome 

A introduction to the art and history of Ancient Rome, travel back in time and visit famous landmarks, learn about the destruction of Pompeii, and investigate how images and ideas from Ancient Rome still impact all of us today. Marisa covers architectural details in an accessible way for all students to understand.  The program includes the opportunity to touch and interact with authentic 2,500-year-old artifacts.

 

Tuesday, August 4 @ 2 pm  Amazing Reptiles

Come and meet a variety of interesting reptiles to touch and learn about, including Julius Squeezer our 13 foot Burmese Python.

 

 

Tuesday, August 18 @ 2 pm  Henna for Teens

For centuries mehndi the art of henna painting on the body has been practiced in India, Africa, & the Middle East, where the henna plant is believed to bring love & good fortune, and to protect against evil.  Everyone will get his or her own henna tattoo.   

 

 

 

Adult Events / Programas para Adultos:

 

 

Senior Benefits Information Center

Although there are no open locations at this time, clients can still reach out with Medicare questions by emailing SBIC@wlsmail.org or calling 914-231-3260.

 

 

 

Kanopy | Richland Library Warner Film Series @ Home: 

Every Wednesday we will post a suggestion for streaming from Kanopy, a free online streaming service available with your library card.

 

 

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Mystery Book Group-Online! Tuesday, July 21 at 11am. The mystery book group will meet using Zoom, a digital communications website. An email will be sent out to all members with a link to join the meeting. If you are interested in joining us, please email ctroini@wlsmail.org with the Subject Heading: Join Mystery Book Group. The book we will be discussing is In Her Image by Adam Croft. It is available through Hoopla https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/12906712

 

Adult Summer Reading Program Online

July 13--August 31

We're back and ready to read! Adult Summer Reading is going digital. This year all submissions are being done by email. 

  • Read or listen to one adult book
  • Email a review to Cassandra at ctroini@wlsmail.org
  • We're open! Pickup a prize at the library (remember your mask)
  • Repeat
  • Questions? Call 914-631-7734 or visit the Information desk

 

Smart Features for Older Drivers with AAA

Monday, August 10 from 11:00am to 12:00pm

Contact Cassandra at ctroini@wlsmail.org for a link to this free Zoom session.

9 in 10 seniors drive a car that doesn’t fit their needs. A variety of adaptive features can help compensate for physical changes or simply to make the vehicle fit you more comfortably and safely. Features you'll learn about include: larger dashboard controls, push-button ignition, keyless entry, auto-dimming rearview mirrors, glare-reducing side mirrors, and rain sensors that eliminate the need to manually control wipers.