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A corner in Bronxville decorated for Memorial Day

By Staff

May 20, 2020: MyhometownBronxville's inspirational quote this week is taken from a recent broadcast of Chief Satriale and Mayor Mary Marvin.  It is below

"The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others."  Mahatma Gandhi.

Below is information about upcoming and postponed events. Please send event information to CLOAKING .

Memorial Day Events

Click here to see Memorial Day events this week in Bronxville.

Ongoing Events

Bronxville Farmers' Market is opening Saturday, May 23rd with enhanced safety protocols. The first new protocol is that 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. on the Farmers' Market FB page. Those who receive their newsletter will have the link delivered to their inbox at that time. If you would like to sign up for the Farmers' Market newsletter, send an email to  CLOAKING The first two time slots are reserved for shoppers who are over 65 and/or whose immune system is compromised. Click here to learn more.

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. 

Event Postponements

Take Back Day:  The Green Committee is canceling Take Back Day, originally scheduled for June 6, in which residents may drop off specific items for recycling or reuse. We hope to safely hold our 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 postponing 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 is postponing 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 has been 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 has decided to reschedule our May 14, 2020 May Magic event to May of 2021. 

Photo by A. Warner