A rainbow over Bronxville
May 27, 2020: MyhometownBronxville's inspirational quote this week is from Helen Keller.
"When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us.” Helen Keller
Below is information about upcoming, ongoing, and postponed events. Please send event information to
Upcoming and Ongoing Events
June 9, 2020: School Budget Vote and Board Election. Voting is by absentee ballot only. Click here to read more about the candidates.
Bronxville Farmers' Market is open on Saturdays from 8:30 to 1:00 PM. The Market has enhanced safety protocols. To control the traffic flow at the market, all shoppers must sign up for a shopping slot via an Eventbrite link which will go live every Tuesday at 6 p.m. The link will be on the Farmers Market Facebook page and in their weekly newsletter. If you would like to sign up for their newsletter, send an email to
. The first two time slots are reserved for shoppers who are over 65 and/or whose immune system is compromised.
Bicycle Sundays: Bicycle Sundays on the Bronx River parkway are on Sundays in May, June and September, except for Memorial Day and Labor Day weekend. Masks are recommended. Click here to learn more.
Take Back Day: The Green Committee cancelled Take Back Day, originally scheduled for June 6. They hope to safely hold the next Take Back Day as planned on November 7. In the meantime, you’re encouraged to bring paper for shredding (up to four boxes), electronic waste, and other hazardous waste to the Household Materials Recovery Facility (H-MRF), 15 Woods Road, Valhalla. For details on what is accepted and to make an appointment, call 914-813-5400 or click here.
The Community Fund is postponed its annual golf outing to October 6, 2020. For more information, contact Amy Korb, Executive Director, The Community Fund of Bronxville, Eastchester, and Tuckahoe at 914.337.8808.
The Counseling Center: In a spirit of solidarity, The Counseling Center postponed its gala benefit honoring Doug Cruikshank, originally scheduled for Friday, May 1st. We sincerely hope you can join us on the new date of Saturday, October 17, 2020 at the Bronxville Field Club. Meanwhile, be well!
Senior Citizens Council: Due to the current health crisis the Senior Citizens Council 50th anniversary benefit scheduled for April 23 was postponed until October 15. All plans continue to move forward. We wish all our neighbors good health in this trying time.
Gramatan Village: The health and well-being of our community is of paramount importance to Gramatan Village. Given the rapidly changing environment, Gramatan Village decided to reschedule the May 14, 2020 May Magic event to May of 2021.
Photo by N. Bower