Events Calendar

New City Library (online)

The Brooklyn Bridge represented the change from rural to urban America and symbolized modern America. Brooklyn Heights was the first commuter suburb in the United States. Brooklyn Heights has some of the most outstanding brownstones in New York City. Marty will talk about the first great battle in the American Revolution which occurred at Greenwood Cemetery in Brooklyn known as the Battle of Brooklyn. Register below for the Zoom information.

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Yonkers Public Library Virtual Program

Get ready to laugh in this high energy game show featuring zany at home challenges, trivia, and more! Using simple household objects children and families will have SO much fun during this virtual and interactive special event. Best for ages 5-12.

Register to get the information you need to login to Zoom:

Participants will need to have their video turned on during the Zoom call, as well as changing the name on screen to your child's name.

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Yonkers Public Library Virtual Program

The soothing sounds of multiple singing bowls will calm the mind and harmonize the body, releasing stress, worry, and pain. Sound Healer Michelle Clifton is a licensed massage therapist specializing in sound healing with Tibetan Singing Bowls. Get comfortable with a pillow, blanket and soak up the wonderful vibrations of sound during this special meditation.

Yonkers Public Library Virtual Program

Listen along with Sally Pinto & friends from NNORC to experience a magical musical JAZZ interlude in your day!

-Zoom link:
-If calling in by phone, call 305-715-8592 . Then when prompted, enter the Meeting ID, 835-6035-3700, followed by #. When asked to enter a Participant ID, skip this by pressing # again.

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Yonkers Public Library (Meeting ID: 95067279641)

Health & Fitness expert Tarsha Gibbons will lead an 8 week program to discuss such topics as "How to keep that New Year's Resolution", and share tips and best practices for mental and physical health and wellness. Participants learn healthy habits that they can adopt and sustain easily. This group will meet every Thursday at 10:30am for 8 weeks.

Register here:…

Yonkers Public Library Virtual Program

Songs and fun with Robert the Guitar Guy! For ages 1-8.Join us on Zoom!
Robert is an award-winning children's performer, and he creates an exciting interactive experience.
Meeting ID: 849 4352 9663

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New City Library (online)

Learn about the history of pavement arts, the 20th Century trend towards ethereality in art and see beautiful examples of the craft. Register below for the Zoom information.

Yonkers Public Library (Meeting ID: 94190761394)

Please join us every Friday for a fun and creative journey exploring and learning bookmaking and printmaking traditions from around the world. No previous experience necessary. A selection of the following materials will be used every week:
Glue stick, Mod Podge
Gelli Plate
Acrylic paint
Watercolor paper
Drawing paper

Zoom Link To Be Sent

In this introductory class, hosted by Candid (formerly the Foundation Center and GuideStar), you will discover what funders are looking for in nonprofits seeking grants and how to find potential funders.

This workshop will provide an overview of the grant seeking process as outlined by Candid and will provide a look at how to use the Foundation Directory online database.

Hosted by Susan Shiroma - Candid.

You will be sent a confirmation email, in early January 2021, containing more info.

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Yonkers Public Library (Meeting ID: 980 2926 0665)

Similar to Tai Chi, Qi Gong consists of gentle stretching exercises that incorporate the mind and the body. It has been shown to reduce pain, improve concentration, and help people cope with stress. Led by Jian-Yang Rong.