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Summer volunteers needed for food pantry shifts The Larchmont-Mamaroneck Hunger Task Force needs volunteers for its Food Pantry this summer. Especially urgent is the need for volunteers to pack grocery bags on Tuesdays from 5:15 p.m. to 6:15 p.m. and for strong individuals to carry grocery bags for clients on Wednesdays from 9 a.m. to […]

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Harrison Public Library events Art exhibit Harrison Council for the Arts presents “Melange: Paintings by Norma Foege” at the Harrison Public Library, 2 Bruce Ave., Aug. 23 to Aug. 30. Norma Foege’s passion for painting is reflected in her vivid landscapes, still lifes and portraits. Her technique is a cross between representation and abstraction with […]

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Kitten and cat adoption day Saturday, Aug. 24, 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. PetSmart, Kohl’s Shopping Center 421 Boston Post Road Port Chester 10573 www.NY-PetRescue.org petrescueny@aol.com 914-834-6955 Golfers are invited to participate in county tournaments 2013 Westchester County-owned golf courses host a variety of tournaments that are open to the public during the season. Golfers […]

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Bronxville Library events Borrow a Kindle today BPL Kindles are pre-loaded with content, no downloading necessary. New titles will be added monthly. 14 day borrowing period. Bronxville library card holders only. Kindles have been provided through the generous support of the FOBPL. 2013 teen summer reading game For grades 5-12. Don’t delay! Sign up at […]

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Harrison Public Library events Art exhibit Harrison Council for the Arts presents “Melange: Paintings by Norma Foege” at the Harrison Public Library, 2 Bruce Ave., Aug. 16 to Aug. 30. Norma Foege’s passion for painting is reflected in her vivid landscapes, still lifes, and portraits. Her technique is a cross between representation and abstraction with […]

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Ebook downloads from the library On a rainy day, isn’t it nice to know that you can stay home and download a free e-book from the Mamaroneck Library? Go to our homepage, www.mamaronecklibrary.org and click on the “Download eBooks & eAudio” icon on the lower right side of the homepage. Please have your library card […]

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Rye library events Jewelry workshop for teens Teens, join professional jeweler Christine Utchel to create your own colorful and fun earrings and bracelets using baubles and beads at a workshop for ages 11 and up at the Rye Free Reading Room on Thursday, Aug. 29, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Space is limited; call […]

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Rye library events Jewelry workshop for teens Teens, join professional jeweler Christine Utchel to create your own colorful and fun earrings and bracelets using baubles and beads at a workshop for ages 11 and up at the Rye Free Reading Room on Thursday, Aug. 29, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Space is limited; call […]

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Harrison Public Library events The Contemporary Watercolors of Michael Mendel Michael is a representational watercolorist, painting under the nom de plume of ZEPEL. His paintings focus on everyday objects and activities. He has participated in group exhibitions at The National Arts Club in New York City, The Lyme Art Association in Olde Lyme Conn., Woodstock […]

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Mamaroneck Public Library events Teen events Monday Night Movies: 8/12, 8/26 Wednesdays Hands-On Activities 5:30 p.m. Aug. 7: Beneath the Streets: Graffiti Art Aug. 21: Beneath the Ground: Vegetarianism Read aloud adaptations of teen novels Teen/tween readers’ theatre Wednesday, Aug. 14, from 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Open to grades 5 through 10. Read real […]