Please register for all programs via the links below or
by calling the library at 875-9004.
There will be no confirmation sent for online
registration, unless more information is needed.
Educational & Instructional Seminars:
Reader’s Theater for Adults
Tuesdays, March 19 & 26, April 2 & 9, 7:00 pm
Each week we’ll dive into a one-act play (mystery, comedy and old-time
radio dramas) and act out the parts sitting down. Actively participate
in literature with other armchair thespians. Led by author and writing
teacher Kim Kovach.
The “Black Sox” and other
Sports Betting Scandals
Sunday, March 24, 2:00 pm
It’s the 100th anniversary of the White Sox World Series betting
scandal. Journalist Evan Weiner takes a look at that momentous event, as
well as modern scandals involving football, college basketball, and of
course Pete Rose. We follow this up in April with a Sunday matinee of
the film Eight Men Out, which tells the tale of the "Black Sox"
Using the new catalog
Wednesday, March 27, 11:00 am
Have questions about using the new Library catalog? Come get an overview
on how to use the new catalog, how it differs from the previous catalog
and the advantages of this new system. If you cannot make this
session you may contact the Library for an individual appointment.
Saturday, March 30, 2:30 pm
Get the essential information we need to understand global warming and
climate change: what's really happening and why. This discussion,
sponsored by the Lewisboro Sustainability Committee, will be led by
resident Robert Whittaker, a retired lawyer who specialized in
Wednesday, April 3, 8:30 am
Join the staff before opening for a light breakfast and straightening up
of the Library shelves.
ORGANIC LOW MAINTENANCE LAWN & MINIMAL MOW AREAS
Thursday, April 4, 7:00
Speaker Anthony Langlois has 30 years experience as a seedsman with
Jonathan Green along with 10 years working with a national Lawncare
company as a manager and agronomist. Graduating from Slippery Rock
University with a BS in Environmental Resource Management he has
consulted to Sod Farms, sports fields, landscapers, Garden Centers and
homeowners lawns. Join us for a lively discussion on how to have a
chemical-free sod lawn that will be the envy of your neighborhood.
Sponsored by the Lewisboro Garden Club.
Armchair Tour of the Cross
Sunday, April 7, 2:00 pm
For those who couldn't make the live tour, Town Historian Maureen Koehl
takes us on a virtual tour of the Cross River/Reynolds Cemetery. The
Cemetery is the final resting place for hundreds of residents who came
before and added to the history of our town. Hear the stories of their
tragedies and successes as we stroll the hallowed hillside from the
comfort of the Library.
Demystifying Medicare &
Healthcare Coverage for Seniors
Saturday, April 13, 10:15 am – 1:00 pm
All your Medicare questions answered in one place! This interactive presentation is to help those who already have
Medicare, as well as people soon to be 65, planning their retirement, or
assisting relatives and friends with their medical decisions.
Sunday Matinee: Eight Men Out
Sunday, April 14, 1:30 pm
This year marks the 100th anniversary of the "Black Sox" Scandal. In
1919, a group of professional gamblers offered the White Sox's best
athletes a fortune to throw the World Series, and the players agreed.
This drama depicts the fallout in the sports world - and America - when
the dark secret gets out.
On the President's Secret Service
Sunday, May 5, 4:00 pm
Joseph Russo worked for twenty
years as a Special Agent of the U.S. Secret Service, managing Security
arrangements for the New York Protection Squad and later in charge of
Presidential Security for Bill Clinton. He’ll discuss the history of the
Service and his personal experiences as a Secret Service Agent on duty.
EARRING DESIGN WORKSHOP
Sunday, May 5, 4:00 pm
Make earrings to keep and earrings
to donate to women's shelters. Led by Joan Lloyd, who donates over
700 pairs of earrings each month.
BLOOM WHERE YOU
Thursday, June 6, 7:00 pm
Master Gardener Linda Fleming gives a lecture with a medley of wonderful
herbal ideas. She will discuss seed starting, seed saving, growing,
propagation and harvesting plus her recommendation for the best herb
garden designs. She will share herbal ideas and recipes for
entertaining, as well as a hands-on lesson for making herb vinegars.
Sponsored by the Lewisboro Garden Club.
DEFENSIVE DRIVING PROGRAM
Saturday, September 7, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
The Defensive Driving Insurance
Reduction Program is a 6-hour course consisting of a series of films and
discussions about driving attitudes and behaviors. It is designed for
licensed drivers, but those with permits may attend. Completion of the
course results in a ten percent liability insurance discount to the
principal operator as well as a maximum of four points off the driver's
violation record. Please register at the Library after July 1.
Payment is required
at time of registration - cash or a check made out to John Coxen.
Control Your Online Privacy
Saturday, March 23, 11:00 am
How is your online privacy at risk? Data breaches, marketers tracking
your website clicks, people exploiting the photos you share on social
networks — the list goes on. This class will show you how you are
tracked and how to reduce your digital footprint and be safer online.
CUTTING THE CORD
Saturday, April 6, 11:00 am
Tired of the high cost of watching TV? Find out about cost-saving
alternatives to cable and satellite television.
Saturday, May 4, 11:00 am
See your documents anywhere - on any device. Edit them, back them up and
collaborate with others.
Free Digital Downloads
Saturday, May 18, 11:00 am
Do you read eBooks or listen to audiobooks? Watch movies? Listen to
music? Learn about the FREE digital services available from your
Download Books & More and Other Technical Assistance
Individual appointments and
coaching are available to get you started on using the Library's
downloadable digital media and streaming services and to answer other
basic technology questions. Please contact the Library for an
Films & Recurring Programs:
BROWN BAG FILM SERIES
on the first
- The Wife
The film follows a wife who questions her life choices as she travels to
Stockholm with her husband, who is set to receive the Nobel prize in
literature. Starring Golden Globe winner Glenn Close.
April 2 - A
Star is Born
A famous musician discovers - and falls in love with - a
struggling younger singer. As her career takes off, their
personal relationship breaks down while he struggles with
his own personal demons. Starring Bradley Cooper and Lady
Evening Film Series
Tuesday or Friday Evenings, 7:00 pm,
By request, we are now showing the occasional Brown Bag Film selection
in the evening as well. The next movie is The Wife,
starring Golden Globe winner Glenn Close,
on Tuesday, March 12. The film follows a wife who questions
her life choices as she travels to Stockholm with her husband, who is
set to receive the Nobel prize in literature.
Meets: Weekly on Fridays at 1:00 pm
Monthly on third Thursday of the month, 7:00 pm
This casual gathering of those who knit/crochet has two sessions to accommodate member schedules. Daytime group meets weekly on Fridays and the evening group meets on the third Thursday of each month. Bring a project you are working on.
Lewisboro Library Book
The Lewisboro Library Book
Group usually meets on the third Wednesday of each month at 7:30
p.m. The group does not meet in August or December. The book
selection for March 20 is Gilead, by Marilynne
Robinson. The book selection for April 24 is Milkman,
by Anna Burns.
available through the Westchester Library System. New members are always
welcome in this adult, co-ed book group. For more information contact
Myrna or Steve Shomstein at 533-2550.
Senior Book Group at
South Salem Firehouse
group meets during the Lewisboro Senior Adults meeting at the South
Salem Firehouse on the third Wednesday (usually) of each month at 11 am. The book selection for March 20 is The
Word is Murder by Anthony Horowitz. There is no December meeting.
The Library will provide copies of the book to all
participants. Large print copies and CD audio books are also available
upon request. All seniors are welcome to participate. Please contact the
library if you need a copy of the book.