Adult Programs and Special Events
The theme of the Summer Reading Program is “Build a
In addition to actual “building/engineering” programs for
kids and teens, the Library is building a better world by giving back to
We have crafting classes for children, teens and adults
where they can make and donate items for animal shelters, senior
facilities and women’s shelters.
We’re also encouraging patrons to participate in our
Random Acts of Kindness program. Starting June 26, the Library has an
“Acts of Kindness”
suggestions for good deeds to do in our community. Stop by to pull a
suggestion from the jar. Suggestions are color coded for children,
adults and families.
Thank you for helping us Build a Better World!
Please register for all programs via the links below, by calling the library at 875-9004, or
by sending an email
There will be no confirmation sent for online
registration, unless more information is needed.
Monday, August 21, beginning
at 1 pm
On August 21 there will be a
total eclipse passing over portions of America for the first time since
1918 - with a partial eclipse in Westchester. Drop in as we celebrate
this historic event! We'll be streaming NASA's live coverage and making
cereal box eclipse viewers - so you can sneak a peek at this astronomy
anomaly yourself. No registration necessary.
Life Series (6 weeks)
Tuesdays, September 19 -
October 24, 10 am to 12:30 pm
For Ages 55+
Are you 55 or older with a
chronic health condition (eg. diabetes, high blood pressure) or caring
for someone with a health issue? If so, the Health for Life Program (HeLP)
workshop can enhance your quality of life and provide fun while
learning. This free workshop is offered by the Westchester County
Department of Senior Programs and Services. It focuses on health
management, communicating with your doctor, fall prevention, the
mind/body connection and more. Advance registration is required because
a minimum of 10 participants is needed to hold the workshop.
To learn more about the
series, join us for a 30-minute Information Session on Tuesday,
September 12 at 10 am.
Tuesday, August 22, 11:00 am
Attention seniors: don’t become a victim! Scams targeted to seniors are
on the rise. Register today for this very important program. Learn how
to avoid common investment/financial scams and frauds and where to get
help if you are a victim. This program is presented by Gary Brown, the
Elder Abuse Coordinator for the New York State Office of the Attorney
Young at Heart
Saturday, October 14, 11:00 am
Tips on proper diet, exercise and stress reduction that can reduce the
rates of common diseases by as much as 90%! Easy steps that can lead to
Giving Back to the Community
Earring Design Workshop
Tuesday, August 8, 7:00 pm
Adults/Teens. Make earrings to keep and earrings to donate. Led by Joan
Lloyd, who donates over 500 pairs of earrings per month to women’s
DIY Dog Pull Toys
Thursday, August 17, 1:00 pm OR
Tuesday, August 22, 7:00 pm
make fleece pull toys to donate to Guiding Eyes for the Blind, and gift
to your own furry friend.
Brown Bag Movies
Tuesday of Month at 1 pm
your lunch and enjoy films newly-released on DVD/Blu-ray.
Tuesday, August 1 -The
Based on the NY Times
true WWII story of the Warsaw Zoo Director and wife, who hid
hundreds of people from the Nazis.
Cord Cutting 101: How to Save $$ on TV Services
Tuesday, August 29,
Come learn about the options of cable
and satellite vs. other sources of television programming. This class
explains the basics of streaming services like Netflix, Hulu, Amazon
Prime and Playstation Vue and streaming devices like streaming sticks
and game consoles.
Saturday, August 19,
Microsoft 2010, learn the basics of setting up a spreadsheet,
manipulating data and creating a chart.
Download Books to iPad/iPhone
Wednesday, August 9, 2:00
Learn how to download free
eBooks and audiobooks onto your iPad/iPhone. Must
know your Apple ID and password.
iPad/iPhone Tips and Tricks
23, 11:00 am
Learn useful tips,
tricks and apps for the iPad/iPhone. Must know your Apple ID and
Tuesday, July 25, 7:00 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
Tuesday, August 22, 2:00 pm
Learn how to
download free eBooks and audiobooks onto your Kindle Fire. Must
know your Amazon User ID and password.
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
September 27 is Mink
by Brian Doyle.
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. There is no December
The book selection for August 16 is The Summer
Before the War,
by Helen Simonson.
The book selection for
September 20 is Hillbilly Elegy, by J. D. Vance. 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.