What’s Going On in Mamaroneck 3-21-14

Mamaroneck Public Library events

Champions loan program

Saturday, March 29, from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.

A free, no obligation presentation for veterans, active military personnel, doctors, nurses, hospital workers, EMTs, firefighters, law enforcement officers and teachers.

Learn the ABCs of new mortgages, refinancing, reverse mortgages and home renovation loans, followed by a Q&A session. Hosted by Rob Seitz and Linda Spero of Stetson Real Estate and Michael Hyatt of Residential Home Funding Corp.

RSVP: RSeitz@stetsonrealestate.com,

914-393-6144 or 914-381-7173

Women’s History Month celebration

Platinum Panthers: Women considered elderly who changed the course of history.

Sunday, March 30, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., in the community room.

The celebration includes a presentation of music, images, information and a feminist lyrical dissertation, written and produced by Dorothy Saraceno.

Call 914-698-1250 for further details or visit  mamaronecklibrary.org.

Westchester Sandbox Theatre events

The Westchester Sandbox Theatre is located at 931 East Boston Post Road in Mamaroneck. For more information on these or other programs and events, and for registration materials, visit our website at wstshows.com or call 914-630-0804.


The Westchester Sandbox Theatre announces auditions for its YPT Teens production of “Aida,” directed by executive director
Dan Ferrante.

Auditions are open to performers in grades 7 through 12 and will take place on Sunday, March 30, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and Tuesday, April 1, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Westchester Sandbox Theatre.

Performers should prepare a song for auditions and bring sheet music. A registration fee of $395 is due at the first rehearsal. Performances are May 29 through June 1.

Help bring 3D printing and design to Rye

The Rye Arts Center has launched a crowdfunding campaign to raise funds to support its innovative STEM+Arts program.

Money raised will be used to purchase a 3D MakerBot printer, materials, curriculum
and training.

Goal: $4,000

Donations can be made on kickstarter.com by searching The Rye Arts Center.

Date: March 7 to April 7

For information: Vicky Blank, 914-967-0700, or ryeartscenter.org

Book signing at Anderson’s Book Shop

On March 22, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., Larchmont resident, Kostya Kennedy will be having a book signing at Anderson’s Book Shop.

Kostya’s latest book is “Pete Rose” which examines the life of the polarizing sports legend, from his record-setting career, to being banished from the game for being an unrepentant gambler and discusses the complex moral issues keeping him out of Cooperstown in a time of steroid cheats.

Kostya Kennedy, is an assistant managing editor at Sports Illustrated and is The New York Times bestselling author of “56: Joe DiMaggio and the Last Magic Number in Sports.”

Real estate career seminar

Weichert, Realtors located at 2090 Boston Post Road in Larchmont offers a complimentary information session on embarking upon a career in residential real estate sales.

Topics covered include the process of obtaining a real estate license, a discussion of different educational options as well as a description of daily activities of both part-time and full-time real estate sales agents.

The seminars will be held on Monday evenings at 6 p.m. on March 24 and March 31.

Real estate school scholarships may be available for qualified candidates.

Please call Mary McElroy, assistant manager, at 914-833-0800 to make a reservation.

Five-hour prelicensing class

Formula One Driving School located at 584 Mamaroneck Ave. Mamaroneck has the 5-hour prelicensing class scheduled for Saturday, March 22, at 10 a.m.; Wednesday, March 26, at 4 p.m.; Saturday, March 29, at 10 a.m.; Sunday, April 6, at 10 a.m.; Wednesday, April 9, at 4 p.m.; Saturday, April 12, at 10 a.m.; Saturday, April 19, at 10 a.m.; Wednesday, April 23, at 4 p.m.; Saturday, April 26, at 10 a.m.

This class is required by New York State for new drivers before they can take their road test. Please call 914-381-4500 or visit our web site at formulaonedrivingschool.com to register for this class or for other services and for upcoming Insurance Reduction/Point Reduction
Class dates.

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