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Larchmont

The 411: This lovely little village offers small-town charm with a sophisticated accent, as it attracts many French families who enroll their children in the private French American School located here. Larchmont is a particularly favored community for those making that first leap to the ‘burbs from the city as it has much to offer: an easy commute to the city, highly rated public schools, lovely parks, and a delightful downtown shopping district dotted with interesting small boutiques, gourmet stores, a wide variety of eateries, antiques shops and decorating studios, and even its own children’s bookshop. Originally founded as a summer shoreline retreat for the wealthy, Larchmont, while now a year-round suburb, still attracts many successful lawyers, bankers, and a slew of former Upper West Side psychologists and psychiatrists to its many vintage homes (circa 1920s), grand estates on Long Island Sound, and closer-to-town family-friendly neighborhoods. Larchmont offers one of the most scenic waterfront parks in the county—Manor Park, with its 13 prime acres, much of which lies on Long Island Sound, has been likened to a smaller version of the famed Cliff Walk in Newport, Rhode Island, and features flat rocks that even the littlest residents can walk on at low tide and benches carved into larger rocks from which to soak in the spectacular sunsets. Not surprisingly, boating is big here, with the village also home to the private Larchmont Shore Club. And Larchmont’s popular Watercolor Café, with its full schedule of live music performances, attracts both locals and other music lovers from throughout the county.

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47th Annual Seniors Art Exhibit Opens in Larchmont June 4

Larchmont Public Library

Jun 19, 2019 - Jun 28, 2019 @ 09:00 AM

The Larchmont Public Library presents the 47th anniversary exhibit of artworks by art students at the Larchmont-Mamaroneck Senior Center. The exhibit will be on display in the Oresman Gallery in the Larchmont Public Library from June 4 through the end of the month. The exhibit is free and open to everyone during normal library hours. Additionally, there will be a reception in the Gallery...

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Wellness Weekends at Hidden Realms Wellness

951 E Boston Post Rd

Jun 19, 2019 - Dec 22, 2019 @ 09:00 AM

Beginning in January, Hidden Realms will be offering "Wellness Weekends"  comprised of a variety of classes & workshops as well as guest speakers and special events.  Modeled after schedules at The Lodge at Woodloch, Kripalu & Canyon Ranch, we're planning Saturday & Sunday schedules packed with information to show you all the health & healing modalities available right here in our Sound...

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Herb Garden event

John Jay Homestead

Jun 19, 2019 - Jun 20, 2019 @ 10:00 AM

First ‘Herb Garden Day’ at John Jay Homestead on June 15th   The N.Y. Unit of the Herb Society of America is revamping its traditional Herb Fair for 2019. Instead of having the traditional Herb Fair in September, this year’s special event(s) are a series of Herb Garden days, coinciding with Saturday Farmers’ Markets at John Jay Homestead. Upcoming dates for these special herb days...

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Art Exhibit: "#colorproblems", paintings by Susan Rowe Harrison

The Donald Gallery

Jun 19, 2019 - Jun 23, 2019 @ 10:00 AM

“#colorproblems” in Dobbs Ferry  features artist  Susan Rowe Harrison’s return to painting as she explores color.  May 19 – June 23, 2019.  Free opening reception on May 19, 11:00 am – 2:00 pm.   Gallery hours:  10 am to 4 pm daily. The Donald Gallery at South Presbyterian Church, 343 Broadway, Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522. Call 914-693-0473 or...

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Science Exhibition: Sharks!

Bruce Museum

Jun 19, 2019 - Sep 1, 2019 @ 10:00 AM

Few creatures inspire so much fascination – and fear – as sharks. However, sharks are far from the mindless killing machines that they are commonly portrayed to be.   Worldwide, biologists have identified about 470 species of sharks, a cartilaginous fish in the class of Elasmobranchii. Some live peaceful lives skimming plankton from the water with specialized gill rakers. Others have...

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A Summer Guide to Infectious Diseases

Renaissance Westchester Hotel

Jun 19, 2019 @ 11:15 AM

On June 19th, a diverse panel of specialists from NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical Center will share important information about preventing, diagnosing, and treating common summer infections like Lyme disease, as well as diseases like measles that are reemerging in our community at an alarming rate. Topics Covered: Infectious diseases to have on your radar this summer...

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Anne Samat: Greatest Love

Hudson Valley MOCA

Jun 19, 2019 - Sep 8, 2019 @ 12:00 PM

Anne Samat is the latest in a succession of international artists-in-residence hosted by Hudson Valley MOCA. Using intricately-woven textiles and found objects, Samat builds elaborate totems evoking her familial lineage. Based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Samat is a graduate of the fiber work program at the Mara Institute of Technology. This is her first solo exhibition in the United States...

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Breast Cancer Car Donations Westchester

Jun 19, 2019 - Apr 11, 2020 @ 02:30 PM

When you donate your vehicle to Breast Cancer Car Donations Westchester, the proceeds from its sale are passed on to charities that accept car and other vehicle donations through our service. Because our nonprofits are dedicated to raising funds for the prevention, screening and diagnosis, treatment and/or cure of breast cancer, by donating your vehicle to us, you are joining those working...

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The SKG Team at Barnum Financial Group will be hosting a free, educational seminar on planning for eldercare and new long-term care insurance strategies in Elmsford, New York on Wednesday, June 19th, 2019 at 6 PM. The meeting will be led by Financial Planners to discuss various long-term strategies to make the process a little easier. To request your spot, please email SKG@BARNUMFG.COM or call...

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NMHS Seminar Series: In Hostile Waters with Author William H. White

Hendrick Hudson Free Library

Jun 19, 2019 @ 06:30 PM

Join us for the 2019 annual Richard Belliveau Seminar as author and NMHS Trustee William H. White weaves real historical characters with a few fictitious ones in his fascinating novel In Hostile Waters – The Cruise of USS Argus.  It is 1813, and the United States Brig of War, Argus, commanded by W. Henry Allen, is tasked with carrying the U.S. Minister to France. Following the safe...

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