Community Briefs

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 the children’s reference desk. The TSRG ends Aug. 31. Complete quick and easy book reviews and win a prize. One book equals one prize.
Pizza and a flick
See “Jack The Giant Slayer” Wednesday, Aug. 28 at 3:30 p.m. and munch on yummy pizza while you watch. Open to pass holders only. Rated PG-13, 114 minutes
For more information, call 914-337-7680 x34 or email brokids34@gmail.com. Funded with the generous support of the FOBPL.
Download e-books from the library for free
Do you own an iPad, Kindle, Nook, or tablet? Download ebooks and audio books directly to your laptop, PC, tablet, mp3 player, or smartphone. Download ebooks using a token system.
2013 Book Swap
Week of Sept. 16. Drop off books Sept. 16 and Sept. 17. Swap on Sept. 19 and Sept. 20. Time to clear off the shelves at home and exchange your previously-read books for others.

Would you score better on the SAT or the ACT?
While many students try their hand at both the SAT and the ACT, most still only take one of the two tests.
But how do you decide which to take? Try Kaplan’s SAT/ACT Combo Sample Test
Kaplan’s 90-minute sample test provides 10 practice questions from each section of both tests. This gives students a taste of what to expect on test day whether they decide to take the SAT, ACT, or both. The sample test is followed by answers & explanations. Scores are given to provide a general indication of potential performance on each test.
Kaplan SAT/ACT Combo Test
Saturday, Sept. 21 at 10 a.m. in the Young Adult Room
Reserve a spot today
914-337-7680 x34
or email brokids34@gmail.com.

Events at the Lutheran Church
Prayer services
Held regularly on the last Saturday of the month. Beginning at 6:30 p.m. following the regular Saturday service, these brief moments for meditation and prayer offer personal prayers at the altar and the ancient tradition of anointing with oil.
Future prayer service will be held on Aug. 31, 2013 at 6:30 p.m.

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

Westchester nature center events
Saturday, Sept. 7
Marshlands Conservancy, Boston Post Road, Rye
914-835-4466
Where are the Warblers?
7:30 a.m. Bring binoculars to seek out these lively, energetic feathered friends.
Lenoir Preserve, Dudley Street, Yonkers
914-968-5851
Butterfly garden volunteer clean up
9 a.m. Bring work gloves and help out for as long as you like.
Cranberry Lake Preserve, Old Orchard Street, North White Plains
914-428-1005
Botanical Imprinting Workshop
1 p.m. Bring a white tee-shirt and imprint designs from plants onto it. Bring a hammer if you have one.
Sunday, Sept. 8
Croton Point Nature Center, Croton Point Avenue, Croton-on-Hudson
914-862-5297
Open house with the New York Archae­ological Association
1 p.m. Explore the past and work on the collections. Go to lablhc.org.
Marshlands Conservancy, Boston Post Road, Rye
914-835-4466
Through a hand lens clearly
2 p.m. A hike to look for things high and low through the different habitats.
For more information, go to westchestergov.com/parks or call 914-864-PARK.
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