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Chair Yoga with Vincenza Madonia

Tuesday, August 22

10:00 am - 11:00 am



Chair Yoga with Vincenza Madonia. Tuesdays, August 8, 15, 22, 29 at 10:00am. Walk-ins Welcome. Village Center. No registration required. Join Certified Yoga Instructor Vincenza Madonia, for these sessions of Chair Yoga consisting of arm, leg and head movements that are done while seated in a chair. To receive an email reminder for this event, CLICK HERE

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Great Courses: Turning Points in American History

Thursday, August 24

12:00 am



Thursday, August 24 from 10:00 to 11:30am. Village Center. No registration required. Professor Edward T. O’Donnell of College of the Holy Cross, leads these DVD lectures presenting a captivating and comprehensive tour of important moments in the story of America. After each DVD lecture there will be a brief discussion period.

AUGUST 24 LECTURES:

1917 Votes for Women: The 19th Amendment. In 1917, after decade of struggle, a group of radical women decided to do the unthinkable: picket the White House and demand the right to vote.

1919: Strikes and Bombs: The Year of Upheaval. Three key events that led to the “Red Scare”: a series of massive labor strikes, growing fears about the spread of Russian Communism, and a surge of anarchist bombings and race riots.

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Summer Reading Challenge FINALE!

Thursday, August 24

6:30 pm - 8:00 pm



All ages. Thursday, August 24 from 6:30 to 8:00pm. Meet on the Library Front Lawn. Join us on the front lawn with songs performed by local musician MILTON. And WALTER’S HOT DOG TRUCK will be here from 6:15 – 7:15pm for you to purchase hot dogs and beverages. We will end by presenting the reading awards to participants in our Summer Reading Challenge and also draw for raffle prizes (you do not need to be present to win). Come on out and join the fun! To receive an email reminder for this event, CLICK HERE

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Chair Yoga with Vincenza Madonia

Tuesday, August 29

10:00 am - 11:00 am



Chair Yoga with Vincenza Madonia. Tuesdays, August 8, 15, 22, 29 at 10:00am. Walk-ins Welcome. Village Center. No registration required. Join Certified Yoga Instructor Vincenza Madonia, for these sessions of Chair Yoga consisting of arm, leg and head movements that are done while seated in a chair. To receive an email reminder for this event, CLICK HERE

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Larchmont New Movie Matinee: My Cousin Rachel

Wednesday, August 30

11:00 am - 1:00 pm



Wednesday, August 30 at 11:00am. Village Center. No registration required. A dark romance by Daphne Du Maurier, MY COUSIN RACHEL tells the story of a young Englishman who plots revenge against his mysterious, beautiful cousin, believing that she murdered his guardian. But his feelings become complicated as he finds himself falling under the beguiling spell of her charms. Rated PG-13.   If you would like to receive an email reminder about this event CLICK HERE

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Larchmont New Movie Matinee: My Cousin Rachel

Wednesday, August 30

2:30 pm - 4:30 pm



Wednesday, August 30 at 2:30pm. Village Center. No registration required. A dark romance by Daphne Du Maurier, MY COUSIN RACHEL tells the story of a young Englishman who plots revenge against his mysterious, beautiful cousin, believing that she murdered his guardian. But his feelings become complicated as he finds himself falling under the beguiling spell of her charms. Rated PG-13.   If you would like to receive an email reminder about this event CLICK HERE

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Library Closed – Labor Day Weekend – September 2,3, 4

Saturday, September 2 - September 4

All Day



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Great Courses: Turning Points in American History

Thursday, September 7

10:00 am - 11:30 am



Thursday, September 7 from 10:00 to 11:30am. Village Center. No registration required. Professor Edward T. O’Donnell of College of the Holy Cross, leads these DVD lectures presenting a captivating and comprehensive tour of important moments in the story of America. After each DVD lecture there will be a brief discussion period.

 September 7 Lectures:

1933: Bold Experimentation – The New Deal. During his first 100 days, President Franklin D. Roosevelt set out on a massive, whirlwind project of legislative activity and policymaking – The New Deal – to save the nation from the worst ravages of the Great Depression.

1939: Einstein’s Letter – The Manhattan Project. The origins of the atomic bomb go back to 1939, when scientists and military leaders undertook an operation to create the world’s first successful atomic weapon before the Nazi’s could.

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Stranger Than Fiction Book Group

Thursday, September 7

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm



Thursday, September 7 at 7:00pm. Michael P. Coords Activity Room. No registration required. Join us as we read and discuss THE LAST STAND: Custer, Sitting Bull, and the Battle of the Little Big Horn by Nathaniel Philbrick. Nathaniel Philbrick, author of In the Heart of the Sea, Pulitzer Prize finalist Mayflower,and Valiant Ambition, is a historian with a unique ability to bring history to life. Books are available in the library now.

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Meet Artist Emily Stedman

Saturday, September 9

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm



 Meet artist Emily Stedman in the Oresman Gallery during a reception on Saturday, September 9, from 2:00 to 4:00pm. Everyone is invited. Emily Stedman’s latest exhibit titled A PLACE TO REMEMBER, will be on view in the Oresman Gallery at the Larchmont Public Library from September 6 through September 29.

 

 

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MONEY TALKS: Retirement Planning

Thursday, September 14

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm



Thursday, September 14 at 7:00pm. Village Center. No registration required. Join financial advisor Andrew White, for this informative session that covers the “why” and the “how” of retirement planning. The presentation will include information on why you should save for retirement, how much you should save, when you should start saving, key tax issues associated with retirement saving, and much more.

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The Perfect Storm with Dr. Seth Pearl

Monday, September 18

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm



Monday, September 18 at 7:00pm. Michael P. Coords Activity Room. No registration required. Dr. Seth Pearl explores and explains the true causes of neuro-developmental disorders such as autism, ADHD, seizures, and sensory integration disorder, with a specific emphasis on the role of the brain and central nervous system. Dr. Pearl specializes in Pediatric and Adult Chiropractic, Cranio-Sacral Therapy and Clinical Nutrition at the Optimal Health and Development Center in Larchmont.

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Great Courses: Turning Points in American History

Thursday, September 21

10:00 am - 11:30 am



Thursday, September 21 from 10:00 to 11:30am. Village Center.  No registration required. Professor Edward T. O’Donnell of College of the Holy Cross, leads these DVD lectures presenting a captivating and comprehensive tour of important moments in the story of America. After each DVD lecture there will be a brief discussion period.

September 21 Lectures:

1942: Surprise – The Battle of Midway. This lecture make the case for the Battle of Midway as the critical battle of World War II, specifically because it ended major Japanese offensive operations in the Pacific and allowed America to focus on defeating Nazi Germany.

1945: The Land of Lawns – Suburbanization. An overlooked turning point in American history, this lecture examines early versions of suburbanization and the five federal policy initiatives that led to the extraordinary housing boom, the establishing of the “middle class”, and more.

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Food Changes Everything

Saturday, September 23

2:00 pm - 3:15 pm



Saturday, September 23 at 2:00pm. Village Center. No registration required. “Food Changes Everything” is a 90-minute presentation that deals with how our daily food choices affect our health.  Topics discussed include whole food plant-based diets, the immune system, the commensal microbiome, and epigenetics. Join Health Coach Shanti Urreta, and Chef Kenneth Goldfarb, and take a journey to twenty first century health. Questions and answers will follow the presentation and light snacks will be served. To your health! To receive an email reminder for this event, CLICK HERE.

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Marriage Is Murder!

Sunday, September 24

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm



Sunday, September 24 at 4:00pm. Refreshments at 3:30pm. Village Center. No registration required. M&M Performing Arts brings a murderously funny comedy by Nick Hall to the Larchmont Public Library. Ex-spouses Paul and Polly Butler write murder mysteries together. They act out the crimes in Paul’s apartment: poisoned chocolates and lethal martinis, alibis and fingerprints and bodies all contribute to the hilarity. There are many fast paced comic twists as they attempt to outdo and surprise each other and they learn that marriage, like murder, is in the details. Sponsored by the Friends of the Larchmont Public Library.

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Aging in Place: A Free Webinar with Dr. Atul Gawande

Monday, September 25

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm



Monday, September 25 at 5:00pm. Village Center. No registration required. THIS IS A WEBINAR. DR. GAWANDE WILL NOT APPEAR IN PERSON. Most adults would prefer to age in place—that is, remain in their home of choice as long as possible.  One-third of American households are home to one or more residents 60 years of age or older. Join us for this important webinar featuring Dr. Atul Gawande, author of Being Mortal, and join the discussion about how the goal is not a good death but a good life – all the way to the very end. Co-sponsored by At Home on the Sound.

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Natural Ways to Prevent Alzheimer’s Disease

Monday, September 25

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm



Monday, September 25 at 7:00pm. Michael P. Coords Activity Room. No registration required. An estimated 5.5 million Americans currently are living with Alzheimer’s disease, which is the most common cause of dementia and loss of intellectual function among people aged 65 and older. Recent scientific studies are suggesting that Alzheimer’s disease is preventable or reversible when it’s in the early stage. Together with his wife, Dr. Michiko Izumi, Dr. Hiro Izumi maintains his practice at Izumi Wellness in Harrison, NY.

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Larchmont New Movie Matinee: WONDER WOMAN

Wednesday, September 27

11:00 am - 1:00 pm



Wednesday, September 27 at 11:00am. Village Center. No registration required. Before she was Wonder Woman, she was Diana, princess of the Amazons, trained to be an unconquerable warrior. Raised on a sheltered island paradise, when a pilot crashes on their shores and tells of a massive conflict raging in the outside world, Diana leaves her home, convinced she can stop the threat. Fighting alongside man in a war to end all wars, Diana will discover her full powers and her true destiny. Rated PG-13

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Larchmont New Movie Matinee: WONDER WOMAN

Wednesday, September 27

2:30 pm - 4:30 pm



Wednesday, September 27 at 2:30pm. Village Center. No registration required. Before she was Wonder Woman, she was Diana, princess of the Amazons, trained to be an unconquerable warrior. Raised on a sheltered island paradise, when a pilot crashes on their shores and tells of a massive conflict raging in the outside world, Diana leaves her home, convinced she can stop the threat. Fighting alongside man in a war to end all wars, Diana will discover her full powers and her true destiny. Rated PG-13

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Library Closed – Columbus Day

Monday, October 9

All Day



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Library Closed – Veteran’s Day

Friday, November 10

All Day



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Library Closed – Thanksgiving Day

Thursday, November 23

All Day



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Library Closed – Christmas Eve & Christmas Day

Sunday, December 24 - December 25

All Day



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Library Closed – New Year’s Eve & New Year’s Day

Sunday, December 31 - January 1

All Day



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