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Adult Special Events and Programs
General Seating: $30 per person/Table Seating: $60 per person
Seats must be reserved in advance at the Library or via the link below. Wine, beer and dessert are included.
Doors open at 7:30 pm.
COMEDY SHOWCASE - No More Online Reservations. Please Call the Library to Check on Seat Availability!
Saturday, October 20, 8:00 pm
The Nightclub at Lewisboro Library is changing things up in October with the “Damn Fine Comedy” Showcase. This unique event features EIGHT stand-up comics, who regularly perform in venues such as the Greenwich Village Comedy Club, Dangerfield’s and Comic Strip Live - all performing live on the stage of the Lewisboro Library!
Performers include Ashlee Voorsanger (Carolines, Upright Citizen’s Brigade), Dan Abraham (Harlem Comedy Festival, We Need to Talk), Liz Barrett (Funny or Die, Grin and Barrett), Amanda Griffin (Broadway Comedy Club, Stand Up NY), Patrick Holbert (Hack My Life, The Comic’s Table), Garry Hannon (The Stand, “Show and Tell”), Gregory Joseph (Woodstock Comedy Festival, Sirius XM), and hosted by comic and local resident Luz Michelle (Gotham Comedy Club, The Metropolitan Room), who organized this fundraiser for her hometown Library!
JAY PRINCE & FRIENDS
Friday, November 2, 8:00 pm
Jay 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 rock! Musicians include Dave Anderson, Chris Eminizer, Bill Heller and Joel Rosenblatt, 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. Last year’s concert sold out – so reserve your seats today!
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.
Tuesdays, Oct 9, 16, 23 & 30, 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.
Sunday, October 21, 2:00 pm
Part of the Sunday lecture series. See how our town has changed over the past century. Will you be able to recognize the familiar landmarks of today in the photos and postcards of yesterday? Join in this fun history guessing game with Town Historian Maureen Koehl.
Friday, October 26, 7:00 pm
Paranormal investigator Barry Pirro presents some of his most interesting cases (including the Horse & Hound!) and gives advice to budding ghost hunters and those dealing with paranormal activity. Barry has been a consultant for several paranormal TV shows including "Ghost Adventures", "My Ghost Story" and "Paranormal Witness". For more information about Barry Pirro, visit ConnecticutGhostHunter.com. This event is for adults and young adults ages 12 and up.
Saturday, October 27, 10:15 am to 1:00 pm
Who DOESN'T need help understanding Medicare? 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.
Thursday, November 1, 7:00 pm
Sponsored by the Lewisboro Garden Club. Peter Russell will discuss battling invasives - with and without pygmy goats!
Sunday, November 4, 4:00 pm
Staff from the Westmoreland Sanctuary discuss why we are seeing more wildlife popping up in our backyards, their behavior, diet, and movement patterns - and what to do should you encounter one of these wild animals.
Saturday, November 10, 2:00 pm
Without proper planning, your Estate or your parent’s Estate may be settled in ways you never intended. Join us to get real answers on how to assure your Estate is properly protected. Presented by Michael Martin.
Tuesday, November 13, 1:00 pm
Learn about the risk factors, early warning signs and available resources for dealing with Alzheimer's.
Tuesday, November 13, 7:00 pm
Discover the best resources for finding a GOOD general contractor, important questions to ask, how to negotiate a contract and payment terms and more.
Friday, November 16, 7:00 pm
For college-bound students and parents. This workshop will cover helpful topics such as scholarships, grants, types of loans and filling out a FAFSA.
Sunday, November 18, 2:00 pm
Most of Lewisboro was once part of Ridgefield. Jack Sanders, who has spent 50 years writing about Ridgefield history, will discuss odd and interesting people, places and things of the border between the two towns, including, spies, snakes, writers and even some devil worshippers.
Tuesday, November 27, 7:00 pm
Adults & Teens. Make earrings to keep and earrings to donate to women’s shelters. Led by Joan Lloyd. Just in time for holiday gift-giving.
Tuesday, December 4, 7:00 pm
Decorate your house this winter with cute snowmen crafted from recycled books.
Wednesday, August 22, 11:00 am
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 appointment.
First & Third Tuesdays of the Month, 1:00 pm
Bring your lunch and enjoy alternating new film releases and documentaries on the first and third Tuesdays.
October 16 - Finding Your Feet: A charming dramedy about a wealthy, rigid society woman who leaves her cheating husband and finds a new life with her free-spirited sister at a community dance class.
November 6 - Still Alice: Julianne Moore won an Academy Award for her moving portrayal of a college professor diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer's disease. November is National Alzheimer's Awareness Month.
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 Group
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 17 is The Ghost Writer, by Phillip Roth. 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. The book selection for October 24 is A Well Tempered Heart by Jan-Philipp Sendker. 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.