Adult Programs

Fireside Chat Between Friends new book “Slim Aarons: Women”

Fireside Chat Between Friends new book “Slim Aarons: Women”

Thursday, December 8

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

We are so pleased to host an evening discussion between local author Laura Hawk and her close friend of many years, Andrea Raisfeld, prominent location scout. Laura and Andrea will explore Laura’s many years working and traveling as an assistant with the iconic photographer, Slim Aarons, and her memories of the extraordinary women from the upper echelons of high society, the arts, fashion, and Hollywood that he photographed all over the world. The book presents the women who most influenced Aarons’ life and work, and the other remarkable personalities he photographed along the way, including Audrey Hepburn, Jackie Kennedy, Diana Vreeland, and Marilyn Monroe.

Books will be available for purchase and signing. A Great Holiday Gift! Light refreshments will be served. Reservations are required and space is limited.

Call 914-234-3570 to register

Please see attached flyer

Knitting for Adults

Knitting for Adults

Wednesday, December 14

1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Knitting is for all abilities – beginners are welcome.
Supplies can be provided for a new knitter.
If you have any questions please call or email Margaret at mscott@wlsmail.org.
Registration is required.

Creative Aging Photography Class

Creative Aging Photography Class

Tuesday, February 7

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

We are pleased to have Lori Adams return to the Library to teach this class. Students will learn the fundamentals of composing a photograph and the basics of using light and color in a portrait. Participants will also learn basic camera settings and be introduced to photo editing programs. Students will interview and create portraits of each other . Participants should bring their own digital camera and the teacher will tailor instruction to each camera.

This class is for older adults who like to be challenged and are able to commit to the entire eight weeks. The class will culminate with an art show (date to be decided).  Eight weeks, Tuesdays 10:00am-12:00pm, February 7,14,21,28 and March 7,14,21,28.

The class is free of charge and registration is required 914-234-3570.  Class size is limited to 15.

This program is made possible in part with funds from the Westchester Library System Creative Aging Mini-Grant. This initiative is supported by the Westchester Community Foundation.

Please see attached flyer

Children's Programs

Stories, Songs & Surprises

Stories, Songs & Surprises

Tuesday, December 6

2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Storytime for preschoolers with adult. No registration required. Different theme each week:
October themes
November themes
December themes

Baby Bounce & Rhyme Time: Session II

Baby Bounce & Rhyme Time: Session II

Wednesday, December 7

9:30 am - 10:00 am

Session I: September 21,28, October 5,19,26 (no class October 12)
Session II: November 2,9,16,30, December 7 (no class November 23)
Registration is required. Sign up begins September 1st @10:00am

Musical Mother Goose: Session II

Musical Mother Goose: Session II

Wednesday, December 7

10:15 am - 11:00 am

Ages 12-30 months (with an adult). Children dance and sing with Angeline of Musical Munchkins.
Session I: September 21,28, October 5,19,26 (no class October 12)
Session II: November 2,9,16,30, December 7 (no class November 23)
Registration is required. Sign up begins September 1st @10:00am

Young Adult Programs

Make a Sugar Scrub

Make a Sugar Scrub

Thursday, December 15

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Grades 6-8
Christa will show you how to make this unique beauty product. You will make one for yourself and one you can give as a gift. A seasonal treat will be served. Space is limited call to register!

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