Edit Module

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.

Edit Module

Larchmont Photography

Manor Park, submitted by Michael Baruch. This is our current featured photo for Larchmont. Submit your own pictures, below, and perhaps yours will become the featured image on our Larchmont page.

Do you want to share a photo with us?

Submit your photo here

VIEW LARCHMONT PHOTO GALLERY

Edit Module
Related Stories

Larchmont Featured In

Edit Module Edit ModuleShow Tags

County Business Listings

Edit ModuleShow Tags

Italian Language Courses for Adults

Westchester Italian Cultural Center

Feb 28, 2015 - Mar 7, 2015 @ 10:30 AM

From the first day, students are fully immersed in the Italian language and culture. Individual students’ requirements are met in a classroom of free expression and differentiated learning.  Students are encouraged to audit the first lesson of one or more courses to better determine their proficiency level. Winter Session:  Monday, December 1 – Saturday, March 7; (10...

View event details

Immerse your children in Italian song, rhyme, movement, and stories with a themed craft activity culminating each lesson. Our experienced teacher implements her own curriculum and songs,and has been teaching young children since 2008. Children learn in an age-appropriate, nurturing setting utilizing fun props. Vocabulary lists of childhood topics are provided each session for non-Italian...

View event details

Impariamo Insieme Italian Language Enrichment Course for Children Ages 4 to 12

Westchester Italian Cultural Center

Feb 28, 2015 - May 9, 2015 @ 10:30 AM

Students are grouped by age and ability level in this full immersion enrichment class. The program is designed to allow students to acquire an understanding and develop basic communication skills in the Italian language, while exploring its culture by engaging directly in interactive learning. They will follow a routine that is meant to reinforce what they have previously acquired and...

View event details

Reading and Book signing with Local Author Yona McDonough

Barnes & Noble Booksellers

Feb 28, 2015 @ 11:30 AM

As we conclude our celebration of Black History Month join us for a reading and book signing with author Yona Zeldis McDonough for her book Who was Rosa Parks? It offers children an overview of the life of one of the most inspirational figures of the Civil Rights Movement. Yona Zeldis McDonough is the author of several books in this series including Who Was Louis Armstrong? and Who Was Harriet...

View event details

Garden Express Series- Garden Planning & Design

Hilltop Hanover Farm & Environmental Center

Feb 28, 2015 @ 1:00 PM

Have you always dreamed of building your own vegetable garden?  Well dust off that old shovel, put it to good use and learn how in this express series.  Get up to speed and start growing your own nutritious, fresh vegetables and herbs.      This class is one of four in a series.   Seed Selection and Propagation Saturday, February 21 1:00 PM - 3:...

View event details

Celebrating Black History Brunch

Emanuel A.M.E. Church

Feb 28, 2015 @ 11:00 AM

David Fiske, co-author of a complete biography of Solomon Northup, will give two presentations at a Black History Month Brunch. He will talk about how Northup and other black citizens of New York were kidnapped and sold into slavery before the Civil War. Fiske will also discuss the interesting 1895 "Black America" show, which gave many African Americans a foot in the door for careers in...

View event details

Heather Gaudio Fine Art is pleased to present Jasmina Danowski: Taking in the Obscenery, to be held February 21ththrough April 11th.  This is Danowski’s first exhibition with the gallery and will feature her most recent body of work.  The public is invited to attend a reception for the artist on Saturday, February 28th, 1-5 pm. Danowski translates personal situational...

View event details

Celebrate Chinese

Pelham Art Center

Feb 28, 2015 @ 1:30 PM

Chinese New Year Celebration! Free paper-craft workshop and a traditional Lion Dance performance Saturday, February 28, 2015, 1:30-3:30PM   Chinese New Year returns to Pelham Art Center on Saturday, February 28, 2015 with family-friendly activities commemorating the beginning of the Year of the Sheep! From 1:30-3:30PM, a paper-craft workshop will be held in which participants...

View event details

Reading and Book signing with Local Author Yona McDonough

Barnes & Noble Booksellers

Feb 28, 2015 @ 5:00 PM

As we conclude our celebration of Black History Month join us for a reading and book signing with author Yona Zeldis McDonough for her book Who was Rosa Parks? It offers children an overview of the life of one of the most inspirational figures of the Civil Rights Movement. Yona Zeldis McDonough is the author of several books in this series including Who Was Louis Armstrong? and Who Was Harriet...

View event details

Reading and Book signing with Local Author Yona McDonough

Barnes & Noble Booksellers

Feb 28, 2015 @ 5:00 PM

As we conclude our celebration of Black History Month join us for a reading and book signing with author Yona Zeldis McDonough for her book Who was Rosa Parks? It offers children an overview of the life of one of the most inspirational figures of the Civil Rights Movement. Yona Zeldis McDonough is the author of several books in this series including Who Was Louis Armstrong? and Who Was Harriet...

View event details

Search Calendar

Edit Module