Mamaroneck Public Library events
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 number on hand.
Weight loss seminar
Lose up to 40 lbs. in 40 days, presented by wellness consultant Dr. Donna Restivo from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Nov. 13 Call
914-219-1229 to register, seating is limited.
136 Prospect Ave.
Center for Continuing Education’s fall programs approach
The Center for Continuing Education’s fall program begins the first week of October. Register for classes now to avoid the disappointment of a class being filled or cancelled. The full catalog features a broad range of course offerings, including computer training, writing and literature, art, fitness, cooking, foreign languages, finance and much more. New trips are featured this fall include a visit to the Dia: Beacon Museum and lunch at the Culinary Institute on Dec. 6. For the first time, the center is offering online classes for those who prefer to learn at their convenience in their home or office. Partnering with ed2go, the industry leader in online learning for adults, you’ll take classes on your own computer, offering you a flexible and convenient way to learn. To register for all classes, visit www.LMCCE.org or call
914-698-9126 for more information.
Women’s club meeting
The evening section of the Woman’s Club of Mamaroneck will hold a Bunko Party on Friday, Nov. 8, 7 p.m., at the club house, 504 Cortlandt Ave. in Mamaroneck. The admission is $12 per person, there will be many prizes. Reservations required ASAP. Please call Ann Worthey at 914-698-6049.
The Westchester Sandbox Theatre announces auditions for its YPT Teens production of “The Mystery Of Edwin Drood,” the funniest murder mystery musical comedy ever written. Directed by Artistic Director Jason Summers, the show is open to performers in Grades 7-12. Auditions will take place on Sunday, Nov. 10, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and Tuesday, Nov. 12, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Westchester Sandbox Theatre, located at 931C E Boston Post Road in Mamaroneck. Performances are Jan. 16 to 19. A participation fee is required. For more information, visit our website at www.wstshows.com or call us 914-630-0804.
Larchmont Public Library events
Rob Goldstone presents Great Movies: “Pal Joey”
Wednesday, Nov. 13 at 2:30 p.m. Meet in the Village Center.
Rob Goldstone presents this 1957 classic film starring Rita Hayworth, Frank Sinatra and Kim Novak. Joey Evans is charming, handsome, funny, talented and a first class, A-number-one heel. When Joey meets a former chorus girl, the two lecherous souls seem made for each other. That is, until Linda English comes along. Linda is a “mouse on the chorus line” and built like there’s no tomorrow. Goldtsone also presents little-known film facts and behind-the-scenes trivia about the making of the film. Not Rated.
Upcoming Westchester nature center events
Presentation: “Art and Photography of the Civil War” by historian Cynthia Andersen
All are welcome. riverlovers.org. Friday, Nov. 15
Croton Point Nature Center, Croton Point Avenue, Croton-on-Hudson 914-862-5297
Riverlovers pot luck supper and program, 6:30 p.m.
You Can Get There from Here!
10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 16
Lenoir Preserve, Dudley Street, Yonkers 914-968-5851A walk to the Croton Aqueduct, the Hastings farmers market and back.
Cranberry Lake Preserve, Old Orchard Street, North White Plains, 914-428-1005
In Search of Blue
1 p.m. Nov. 16 A hike to explore the waterways at the preserve.
Trailside Nature Museum at Ward Pound Ridge Reservation, Cross River, 914-864-7322
It’s for the Birds: Creating backyard feeders for kids
1 p.m. Nov. 16 Kids can make their own backyard feeder from common household materials that will last all winter long.
Edith G. Read Wildlife Sanctuary, Playland Park, Rye, 914-967-8720
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