Adult Programs and Special Events
Please register for all programs by calling the library at 875-9004, or sending an email
Color Yourself Happy
Monthly on third Tuesday of the month, 2:00 pm
Adult coloring is the latest social and stress-relieving craze, so we've
stocked up with a supply of adult coloring books and colored pencils.
Join your neighbors for these relaxing monthly gatherings.
fun night out with friends while raising money for your favorite
Jay Prince & Friends (with
Friday, November 4, 8:00 pm
Admission: $30 person general seating/$60 person table seating
Library by day, nightclub at night! The
Lewisboro Library’s “Nightclub” series continues with a performance by
Jay Prince & Friends. Prince, a Star Search
runner-up and long-time Lewisboro resident, brings an all-star lineup of
musicians for an amazing evening of funky jazz, blues and music for the
Musicians include Dave Anderson, Chris Eminizer, Bill Heller and Tiger
MacNeal, who have worked with artists such as Paul Simon, Janet Jackson,
Michael McDonald and David Johansen. They’ll be joined by special guest
vocalist Klyde Jones,
who performs with Hall and Oates.
The line-up includes some favorite songs from Steely Dan, Toto, The
Allman Brothers, Robert Cray, Joe Cocker, Boz Scaggs, Lettuce, The
Doobie Brothers, The Band and Stevie Ray Vaughn, plus some cool
limited for this exciting evening of music. Admission is $30 per person
for general seating and $60 per person for table seating. Wine, beer and
dessert are included. All proceeds will benefit the Lewisboro Library
operating fund. Paid reservations must be made in advance at
the Library or online. Don’t delay – our Nightclub events sell out! Sponsored by Hal Prince Music.
Fiction Writing Workshop
Wednesdays, Sept 21, 28, October 5, 19, 26, 10:15 am
“Local Color” Note Cards
Tuesday, November 1, 2:00 pm
Color your own note cards that feature local landmarks.
Fall Harvest Tealight Jars
Monday, November 7, 1:00 pm
DIY tealight jars will make a great Thanksgiving decoration.
Earring Design Workshop
Tuesday, December 6, 7:00 pm
Adults & Teens. A fun night out for a good cause! Make earrings to
keep and earrings to donate to women’s shelters. Led by Joan Lloyd, who
donates over 500 pairs of earrings to women's shelters each month.
101: Avoiding Traps that Could Sink Your Business
Tuesday, October 18, 7:00 pm
Statistics show only one out of nine business startups are successful.
Dr. Bert Shlensky, President of Startup Connection, offers professional
advice on how to be that successful one! The workshop includes
interactive exercises on business tips, how to make money and how
operations can add to profits. Startup Connection helps entrepreneurs
make money by showing them how to navigate and balance all aspects of
starting a business. Dr. Shlensky has over 40 years experience with
managing and consulting various organizations.
for Body & Brain
Thursday, October 20, 1:00 pm
A free educational program by the
Alzheimer's Association Hudson Valley Chapter with information about
research in diet and nutrition, exercise, cognitive activity and social
engagement, and use hands-on tools to develop a plan for healthy aging.
Security Benefits Strategy
Saturday, November 12, 1:00 pm
Americans think Social Security is simple and straightforward, often it
is not. Making a mistake when selecting your benefit option can cost
thousands - sometimes, even tens of thousands - of dollars over the
course of retirement. Consequently, it’s a good idea to talk with
experts in the field, gather the information you need, and make informed
Certified Financial Planner Robert Leitner shares his expertise in
Social Security benefits and reviews new changes to social security laws
about claiming retirement and spousal benefits.
Planning for College
Tuesday, November 15, 7:30 pm
Bryan Stern returns with a
presentation for parents on saving for college, using tax advantage
accounts, financial aid 101 and education tax deductions and credit.
101: The Power of the Inbox
Tuesday, December 13, 7:30 pm - DATE CHANGE!
This powerful seminar takes
you step-by-step through the keys to effective email marketing. Learn
how to help your email and social media efforts be more effective
marketing tools. Led by David Fischer, CEO and Founder of
Solutions for Growth and an acknowledged expert on marketing for
businesses and non-profits. He teaches business owners and non-profits
how to increase their company’s profiles without a big advertising
Lewisboro Sustainability Committee Film Series
Friday of the Month, 7:30 pm
Suggested Donation of $5 to cover license fees
To Make a Farm
Friday, October 21, 7:30 pm
This beautifully photographed
documentary explores the lives of five young people who have decided to
become small-scale farmers.
Friday, November 18, 7:30 pm
In this award-winning film,
filmmaker Werner Boote investigates whether there are too many people on
Second Monday of the Month, 1:00 pm
Revisit an old favorite or watch something new to you
October 17: On Golden Pond (3rd Monday)
November 14: The Bucket List
December 12: Away from Her
Hermits in the
Sunday, October 23, 2:00 pm
Twentieth Century Lewisboro’s
hermit was Captain Chingis Guirey, a man of incredible genius who chose
to live out his later life in a cement block shelter on Todd Road. Come
learn the Captain’s intriguing story.
Sunday, November 6, 2:00 pm
Town Historian Maureen Koehl shares
the town’s collection of historic postcards that illustrate “the way we
were” from early 20th century to more modern times.
Download Books to iPad/iPhone
Tuesday, October 25, 11:00
Discover how to download free
eBooks and audiobooks onto your iPad/iPhone. Must
know your Apple ID and password.
iPad/iPhone Tips and Tricks
2, 2:00 pm
Learn useful tips,
tricks and apps for the iPad/iPhone. Must know your Apple ID and
25, 3:00 pm
Learn how to
download free eBooks onto your Kindle. (All Kindle devices EXCEPT Kindle
know your Amazon User ID and password.
Kindle Fire Class
29, 3:00 pm
Learn how to
download free eBooks and audiobooks onto your Kindle Fire.
Must know your
Amazon User ID and password.
Google Drive - 15 GB Free!
to store your files securely and access them from any device using the
Google Drive free service. Open or edit documents, presentations,
spreadsheets, forms or drawings and
you or your collaborative team can change your files anywhere.
Docs - Saturday, October 22, 11:00 am
Sheets - Saturday, November 5, 11:00 am
Slides - Saturday, December 3, 11:00 am
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
October 26 is It Can't Happen Here,
by Sinclair Lewis. Books are
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
This book group meets during
the Lewisboro Senior Adults meeting at the South Salem Firehouse on the
third Wednesday (usually) of each month at 11 am. This fall's schedule
is different. The book selection for November 2
is The Traitor's Wife by Allison Pataki.
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.