Mar. 13, 2019: Below are events that will take place in and around Bronxville from Wednesday, March 13, to Wednesday, March 20, 2019. For the Village of Bronxville calendar, click here. For events at the Bronxville Public Library, click here. For the Bronxville school district calendar, click here.
Wednesday, March 13, 7:30 pm, Bronxville Village Planning Board Meeting. The Bronxville Village Planning Board will hold a meeting at 7:30 pm in Bronxville Village Hall. Click here for more information.
Thursday, March 14, 7:00 pm, Bronxville Library Board of Trustees Meeting. There will be a meeting of the board of trustees of the Bronxville Public Library in the board room of the library at 7:00 pm. Click here for more information.
Friday, March 15, 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm, Live Music Coffeehouse/Al Hemberger's Songwriters Listening Room at Bronxville Women's Club. Music ranging from American folk to rock to retro songs presented by Al Hemberger of The Loft Recording Studio will start at 8:00 pm and end at 10:00 pm at The Bronxville Women's Club. Doors open at 7:00 pm for socializing; there is a $10 entrance fee that covers snacks, tea, and coffee. No reservations are necessary for parties under five. For more information, click here or contact Al Hemberger at
Saturday, March 16, 10:00 am to 1:00 pm, Girl Scout Cookie Sale, Value Drugs. There will be a Girl Scout cookie sale in front of Value Drugs in Bronxville from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. The troop will also be accepting donations for Andrus Children's Center. Click here for general information about Girl Scout cookie sales.
Sunday, March 17, Saint Patrick's Day. March 17 is the date of Saint Patrick's death in the year 461. Saint Patrick was born in either Scotland or Wales and was brought to Northern Ireland at the age of sixteen as a slave. He escaped but returned to Ireland to spread Christianity. Click here for more background. The NYC St. Patrick's Day Parade will be on 5th Avenue from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm on Saturday, March 16. Yonkers will hold its parade on McLean Avenue at 1:00 pm on Saturday, March 23. Eastchester held its parade on Sunday, March 10.
Tuesday, March 19, Bronxville Village Elections. Polls are open from 6:00 am to 9:00 pm at Bronxville Village Hall. Click here for more information about this election and click here for general voter information for Bronxville residents.
Wednesday, March 20, First Day of Spring. The spring equinox this year is at 5:58 pm EDT on Wednesday, March 20.
Wednesday, March 20, 1:30 pm, Lecture about Healthy Living, Bronxville Women's Club. Wednesday, March 20, is club day at The Bronxville Women's Club, and the Jessica Flores of the Alzheimer's Association will give a free talk at 1:30 pm open to the public titled "Healthy Living for Your Brain & Body: Tips from the Latest Research." Refreshments will be served, and no reservations are required. Click here for more information.
Wednesday, March 13, to Wednesday, March 20, Seminars, Support Groups, Group Meetings, and Classes at NYP Lawrence Hospital. NewYork-Presbyterian Lawrence Hospital will be holding the following:
On Wednesday, March 13, and Wednesday, March 20, a joint replacement seminar from 9:45 to 11:15 am in the hospital lobby conference room (to register, call 914-787-2119) and an aphasia support group meeting led by a NewYork-Presbyterian Lawrence speech therapist from 2:00 to 3:00 pm in the speech office in the Rehab Department on the first floor of Palmer Hall (to register, call Dahna Stadtmauer at 914-787-3373).
On Saturday, March 16, a childbirth class taught by certified Lamaze instructors from 8:30 am to 4:00 pm in the hospital lobby conference room (tour of the Center for Maternal-Child Health included; $200; to register, call 914-787-5044).
On Wednesday, March 20, a colorectal cancer education session from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm in the main hospital lobby in which you will meet a screening navigator, learn if you are at risk, and find out about symptoms and what you can do to protect yourself (to register, call 914-787-6007) and a discussion titled Chewing the Fat--Let's Discuss the Keto Diet about how the high-fat Keto Diet works and what its reported benefits and potential dangers are. The discussion will be led by a registered dietician, and a free heart-healthy lunch will be provided. The discussion will be held in the hospital lobby conference room (to register, call 914-787-5000).
Click here for more information about these and other events at NewYork-Presbyterian Lawrence Hospital.
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