Jun. 20, 2018: Below are events that will take place in and around Bronxville from Wednesday, June 20, to Wednesday, June 27, 2018. For events at the Bronxville Public Library in addition to those listed below, click here.
Wednesday, June 20, 1:00 pm, Midsummer Music at Sarah Lawrence: Ulysses String Quartet, Beethoven String Quartet in E minor, Op. 59, No. 2, will feature the Ulysses String Quartet performing Beethoven's String Quartet in E minor, Op. 59, No. 2, at the Marshall Field Carriage House on the campus of Sarah Lawrence College, 20 Glen Washington Road. For more information, call 914-395-2412 or go to www.sarahlawrence.edu.
Wednesday, June 20, 7:30 pm, Summer Literary Seminar Reading at Sarah Lawrence: Jess Walter & Natalie Diaz will feature Jess Walter, author of Beautiful Ruins, and Natalie Diaz, author of When my Brother was an Aztec, sharing and discussing their works. The event will take place on the campus of Sarah Lawrence College in the Heimbold Visual Arts Center’s Donnelley Film Theatre, 917 Kimball Avenue. For more information, call 914-395-2412 or go to www.sarahlawrence.edu.
Saturday, June 23, 8:00 am to 3:30 pm, Publish & Promote Your Book Conference at Sarah Lawrence. The Writing Institute at Sarah Lawrence College’s fifth annual Publish & Promote Your Book Conference will take place on Saturday, June 23, from 8:00 am to 3:30 pm on the college’s campus. Prominent New York City literary agents, major publishing house editors, and social media and public relations experts will be speaking at this comprehensive symposium designed for serious writers who want to get their work published. For more information and to register, go to https://www.sarahlawrence.edu/writing-institute/conference.html.
Sunday, June 24, 2:00 to 5:00 pm, Author Margaret Lynch-Brennan on Irish Immigrant Women, Bartow-Pell Mansion. Margaret Lynch-Brennan, PhD, will give a presentation about her book, The Irish Bridget: Irish Immigrant Women in Domestic Service in America, 1840-1930, in the Bartow-Pell Mansion at 2:00 pm. After the presentation, there will be a ribbon-cutting ceremony and an opening reception for Bartow-Pell's new interpretive space on the third floor. Light refreshments will be served. The entrance fee for non-members is $15. The Bartow-Pell Mansion in Pelham Bay Park is at 895 Shore Road, Bronx, New York 10464. For more information or questions, go to www.bpmm.org.
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