Events this Week in Bronxville: April 3 to April 10, 2019 Print


By Staff

Apr. 3, 2019: Below are events that will take place in and around Bronxville from Wednesday, April 3, to Wednesday, April 10, 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

Thursday, April 4, 6:00 to 8:00 pm, Trée Chic Benefit for Bereavement Center's Tree House Program at Saks Fifth Avenue in Manhattan. This year's benefit for the Tree House Program will be held at Saks's flagship store in Manhattan. Saks fashion experts will be present to give personal advice and fashion tips. The event will include food, drinks, music, goodies, and raffles. Tickets can be purchased online here or by calling 914-787-5001. For more information about the Tree House Program, click here

Friday, April 5, 10:30 am to Noon, Poetry Reading by Pulitzer Prize Winner Vijay Seshadri at Sarah Lawrence. The Friends of Sarah Lawrence College are hosting a free poetry reading and discussion with Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Vijay Seshadri on Friday, April 5, from 10:30 am to noon in the Pillow Room of the Ester Raushenbush Library on the campus of Sarah Lawrence College. Email CLOAKING to register.

Saturday, April 6, 1:00 pm, Lecture about the Constitution at Bronxville Public Library. Constitutional historian James Coll will give a talk titled "I Have the Right to Vote and Other Constitutional Myths" at the Bronxville Public Library, Yeager Room, on Saturday, April 6, at 1:00 pm. The event is presented by the Anne Hutchinson chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution. All are welcome.

Sunday, April 7, 2:00 to 4:00 pm, Opening Reception for Art Exhibition by Susan Barrett at Bronxville Women's Club. There will be an opening reception for an exhibition of the artwork of Susan Barrett at The Bronxville Women's Club from 2:00 to 4:00 pm at the clubhouse at 135 Midland Avenue. Her works use acrylics, watercolors, drawings, and photographs. The event is free and open to the public and refreshments will be served. 

Wednesday, April 10, 7:30 pm, Bronxville Planning Board Meeting. A meeting of the Bronxville Village Planning Board will take place on Wednesday, April 10, at 7:30 pm in village hall. For more information, call 914-337-6500 or go to the village website at

Wednesday, April 3, to Wednesday, April 10, Seminars, Support Groups, Group Meetings, and Classes at NYP Lawrence Hospital. NewYork-Presbyterian Lawrence Hospital will be holding the following:

On Wednesday, April 3, an aphasia support group meeting led by a NewYork-Presbyterian Lawrence Hospital 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) and a bariatric surgery support group led by the clinical team and a licensed social worker from 7:00 to 8:00 pm in the hospital lobby conference room (to register, call 914-787-4000).

On Wednesday, April 3, and Wednesday, April 10, a joint replacement seminar from 9:45 to 11:15 am in the hospital lobby conference room (to register, call 914-787-2119).

On Thursday, April 4, a living with cancer support group for adults recently diagnosed with cancer or in treatment led by clinical social workers from Gilda's Club from 5:00 to 6:30 pm in the cancer center conference room on the hospital's first floor (to register, call 914-644-8844, ext. 133, or email Deborah Vincent at  CLOAKING ).

On Monday, April 8, a breastfeeding support group, free and open to all regardless of location of birth, from 10:00 to noon in the hospital lobby conference room (to register, call 914-787-2141), where new mothers can learn from one another and receive professional guidance from a lactation counselor, and a breastfeeding preparation class from 7:00 to 9:00 pm in the third-floor conference room of Palmer Hall (preregistration and prepayment ($35) required; call 914-787-5044 to register).

On Tuesday, April 9, a post-treatment cancer support group led by clinical social workers from Gilda's Club Westchester from 4:00 to 5:00 pm in the cancer center conference room on the hospital's first floor (call 914-644-8844, ext. 133, or email Deborah Vincent at  CLOAKING ). 

Click here for more information about these and other events at NewYork-Presbyterian Lawrence Hospital. 

Photo by A. Warner

Editor's note:  As a public service, MyhometownBronxville publishes notices about meetings of village government, the Bronxville Board of Education, and the board of trustees of the Bronxville Public Library. MyhometownBronxville does not independently research other events but will, at its discretion, consider including a notice of an event that will occur in Bronxville if information about the event is received by MyhometownBronxville (Sarah Thornton Clifford at by noon on the Sunday before the subsequent Wednesday publication. These notices must not be advertisements; please send any requests for advertisements to Sarah Thornton Clifford at  CLOAKING .