Note: We are working to find as many “virtual” events as possible. Please submit yours via the green button below.
Combining magic, mysticism, wisdom and wonder into an inspiring tale of self-discovery, The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho has become a modern classic, selling millions of copies around the world and transforming the lives of countless readers across generations. To join Librarian Alex Neceda for this online discussion, visit: https://www.larchmontlibrary.org/adult-programs/
Join this online video program (38 minutes long) and then stay for the online discussion that follows. In order to view the video, you will need to register by clicking HERE. On the day of the program you will be emailed a link, phone number, and handouts to join the discussion.
If you or someone you know is experiencing memory loss or behavioral changes, its time to learn the facts. Early detection of Alzheimer’s disease gives you a change to begin drug therapy, enroll in clinical studies and plan for the future. This free, interactive workshop presented by the Alzheimer’s Association will feature video clips of people with Alzheimer’s disease and give you an opportunity to get the facts you need. To register for this event, visit: https://www.larchmontlibrary.org/adult-programs/
Join Historian David Osborn, for a live online presentation using the latest video conferencing technology called ZOOM by clicking HERE. David Osborn’s presentation will explore the political and military story of the War of 1812, sometimes called the “Second War for American Independence. David’s commentary and discussion will bring the War of 1812 to life. David Osborn is the Historian at the St. Paul’s Church National Historic Site in Mount Vernon, NY. To join this ONLINE event, visit: https://www.larchmontlibrary.org/adult-programs/
Tuesdays April 16, 23 & 30 at 10:00am.
We are taking a break from our current Great Courses series America’s Founding Fathers and will meet online to discuss related episodes from the Great Courses series A Skeptics Guide to American History with Mark Stoler. View each episode on your own prior to our online discussion of the topic. These episodes are available for viewing using the library’s streaming service Kanopy. For complete details about how to participate, visit: https://www.larchmontlibrary.org/adult-programs/
For this meeting we will read and discuss the New York Time Best Seller and New York Times Notable Book Elephant Company: The Inspiring Story of an Unlikely Hero and the Animals Who Helped Him Save Lives in World War II by Vicki Croke. Join Head of Reference Liam Hegarty, for this online discussion by visiting: https://www.larchmontlibrary.org/adult-programs/.
Because we are staying in and many of us are reading and trying new recipes, this is the perfect time to share what we are doing. Are you making comfort food, fun food or trying to reduce your trips to the grocery store? Join us for an online discussion of what new recipes we have been trying out. We have selected five cookbooks for these times but join us to share whatever recipes have been helping you cope.
On Monday, April 20 at 1:00pm, join Reference Librarian June Hesler for a live online discussion. For details and to participate, visit: https://www.larchmontlibrary.org/adult-programs/
Join this online video program (47 minutes long) and the stay for the online discussion that follows. In order to view the video, you will need to register by clicking HERE. On the day of the program you will be emailed a link, phone number, and handouts to join the discussion. For complete details and to register, visit: https://www.larchmontlibrary.org/adult-programs/
Watch the 1998 film Shakespeare in Love starring Gwyneth Paltrow, Joseph Fiennes, Jeffery Rush and Judy Dench, anytime before April 24 on our free HOOLPA streaming service. Then on Friday, April 24 at 10:00am, join Reference Librarian Paul Doherty for a live online discussion using the latest video conferencing technology called ZOOM. For complete details and to participate, visit: https://www.larchmontlibrary.org/adult-programs/
Join us for a tour of Vida Americana, an exhibit of approximately 200 works by sixty Mexican and American artists. This exhibit reorients art history by revealing the profound impact of Mexican muralists on their counterparts in the United States during the end of the Mexican Revolution in 1920 and the ways in which their example inspired American artists both to create epic narratives about American history and everyday life and to use their art to protest economic, social, and racial injustices.
Thursday, May 14
At the bottom of the Whitney please change:
Meet at The Rye Arts Center at 9:30 am and transportation will be provided to the tour. Depart for Rye by 2:30 pm.
Gullotta House will be hosting its 5 Year Anniversary Celebration on Friday, May 15th from 7:00 – 11:00 p.m., at The Briarcliff Manor in Briarcliff Manor, NY. Join us in celebrating Gullotta House’s first 5 years helping Westchester residents facing hardships. Enjoy an evening that will include dinner, silent auction, fund a need, live entertainment, and honoring five Unsung Heroes who have made an impact in the community and helped Westchester residents in need. This year’s Unsung Heroes are Irene Amato, Perry DiNapoli of The Briarcliff Manor, Cinthia Gullotta, Laura Rey Iannarelli, and Dana Levenberg.
Purchase your tickets by visiting https://gullottahouse.org/.
If you have any questions please contact Events To Remember at 914-218-3968 or via email at EventsCJH@EventsRemember.com
Mark Morris has been hailed as the “most successful and influential choreographer alive and indisputably the most musical” The New York Times). Since founding Mark Morris Dance Group (MMDG) in 1980, Morris has created close to 150 works for the company, many of which are widely considered masterpieces. Morris has established himself as someone who “easily ranks among the top five living American choreographers… and has already carved a major place for himself in the history of modern dance” – The Denver Post
The MMDG will present an entire evening of dance accompanied by live music. Program to be announced.
Make a happy unicorn! Using polymer clay you will learn how to make simple shapes with clay and put them together to form a cute sculpture. All projects will be baked at home with simple instructions included with each project.
Pre-registration is required.
Ages 5 – 8 • Saturday, May 16, 2:00 – 3:00 pm
Ages 9 – 12 • Saturday, May 16, 3:00 – 4:00 pm
Instructor: Terry Taylor
Loosen Up and Paint: A BYOB Night Out!
BYOB and join us for an evening of self expression through paint! No paint-by-numbers, no pressure to be perfect – workshop will start with a simple still-life and progress from there. Participants will be encouraged to work at their own pace, and in their own style. No experience necessary; if you’ve never picked up a paintbrush, make this the first time! All supplies included. (remember, BYOB!)
Ages 21 & over
Thursday, May 21, 6:15 – 9:00 pm
Instructor: Laura Anechiarico, MAT