Editor's note: There are separate articles in this week's edition for events at the Bronxville Public Library in November and for events at NewYork-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital in November.
Friday, November 4: The Child Institute at Sarah Lawrence College will be holding a Community Adventure Play Experience in which children play with loose materials with adults nearby. The event will take place from 4:00 to 6:00 pm at Philipse Manor Hall State Historic Site at 29 Warburton Avenue in Yonkers. For more information, call 914-395-2630 or email
Saturday, November 5: There will be a clothing and tag sale at The Reformed Church of Bronxville from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm. For more information, go to www.reformedchurch.org.
Saturday, November 5: There will be a screening at Concordia College of the film Ghosts of Amistad: In the Footsteps of the Rebels, which chronicles a trip to Sierra Leone in 2013 to visit the home villages of the people who seized the slave schooner Amistad in 1839, to interview elders about local memory of the case, and to search for the long-lost ruins of Lomboko, the slave trading factory where their cruel transatlantic voyage began. The screening will be followed by a panel discussion. The event will take place at 7:00 pm in the Sommer Center for Worship and the Performing Arts. For a free ticket, go to https://www.eventbrite.com/e/sluberski-film-series-ghosts-of-amistad-tickets-28864514540.
Sunday, November 6: There will be a screening at 3:00 pm at the Bronxville Public Library of The Last Romance, which is a heart-warming comedy/drama about the transformative power of love. for more information, go to www.bronxvillelibrary.org.
Monday, November 7: OSilas Gallery on the campus of Concordia College will be presenting a lecture at 7:00 pm by Charles Little, curator of medieval art & the Cloisters at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, about the Met’s current exhibition, Jerusalem 1000-1400: Every People Under Heaven, and about the critical role that the Holy City has played in shaping the art of the higher Middle Ages. For more information and for tickets, go to osilasgallery.org.
Tuesday, November 8: Election Day. Polls open at 6:00 am and close at 9:00 pm. See voting locations in another article in this paper.
Wednesday, November 9: The Bronxville Public Library Board of Trustees will hold a regular monthly meeting at 7:00 pm in the library. For more information, go to www.bronxvillelibrary.org.
Wednesday, November 9: The Bronxville Village Planning Board will hold a meeting in Bronxville Village Hall at 7:30 pm. For more information, go to www.villageofbronxville.com.
Photo by A. Warner
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