Unless otherwise specified, Registration for allFALL 2014 Adult Programs begins on Wednesday, October 1 for our library members.
Non-WH Library cardholders register beginning Monday, October 6, as space allows.
Check the newsletter or flyers for details.
COMPUTER AND TECHNOLOGY CLASSES
NONE CURRENTLY SCHEDULED.
CRAFTS & GAMES
KNIT & CROCHET CIRCLE - Tuesdays: Beginning October 22 (No registration required. First come, first served)
INTERNATIONAL GAMED DAY - Saturday November 15
(For adults and young adults 11 & up)
Defensive Driving Courses can remove up to 4 points from your license and reduce your automobile insurance.
Class participants must bring his/her driver's license and checkbook (NO CASH ACCEPTED) when registering
attend all parts of the course to receive credit.
AARP SMART DRIVER COURSE. Mr. Charles Hlavenka will teach driving courses designed for those 50 and older.
NO CASH ACCEPTED. Check must be made payable to AARP. Cost: $20with AARP membership card.
$25 without their AARP card and Non-members of AARP
Class 1: Fridays, November 7 & 14 from 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Registration for W.H. residents begins at 9 a.m. on Friday, October 24.
Non-residents may register, space permitting, beginning on Friday, October 31. Participants must be on time and attend all parts of the course to receive credit.
DRIVERS OF ALL AGES. Empire Safety Council's Defensive Driving Course A $30 check, payable to Ramona Tracy is due at registration which begins Wednesday, October 1.
On selected Sundays at 2 p.m.
(Doors open at 1:30 pm)
WHY OH WHY CAN'T I?
Plaza Theatrical Productions, Inc., presents the music of the incomparable Judy Garland. In this lavish musical tribute, you'll hear the songs that have entertained audiences all over the world including: Let Me Call You Sweetheart, By the Light of the Silvery Moon, For Me & My Gal, The Trolley Song and, of course, Over the Rainbow. Show ends at 3:30 p.m.
AN AFTERNOON OF ITALIAN MUSIC
Gino Di Napoli will transport you to Italy as he presents authentic Italian music, from Neapolitan
classics to modern Italian songs, as we celebrate Italian-American Heritage Month. Show ends at 3:30 p.m.
BANJO BOB AND CRAZY HENRY
It's National Country Music Month, but Bob and Henry are a banjo/piano duo that play much more than country. It's entertainment with a flair! From sing-a-longs to "stump the band" and "name that tune" trivia contests, the fun doesn't end and the prizes are guaranteed to amuse the audience! Show ends at 3:30 p.m.
MUPPETS MOST WANTED - (MOVIE)
Rated PG; 112 minutes; Family/Adventure/Comedy. Starring: Ricky Gervais, Tina Fey, Ty Burrell and Ray Liotta.
There's plenty of fun for the whole family as the entire Muppets gang heads out on a world tour. But mayhem follows the Muppets, as they find themselves unwittingly entangled in an international crime caper.
THE GREAT FOLK-ROCK FESTIVAL
From the stylistic sounds of Peter, Paul & Mary, to the folk-rock harmonic complexity of Crosby, Stills
& Nash, Gathering Time pays and plays tribute to the great acts of the '60s and '70s that influenced their songwriting and shaped their sound - The Byrds, Dylan, Simon & Garfunkel, the Mamas & the Papas, Joni Mitchell, James Taylor, Linda Ronstadt and so many more! Show ends at 3:15 p.m.
MILLION DOLLAR ARM - (MOVIE)
Rated PG; 124 minutes; Drama/Sport/Biography. Starring: Jon Hamm, Bill Paxton, Alan Arkin and Aasif Mandvi.
In a last ditch effort to save his career, sports agent JB Bernstein (Jon Hamm) concocts a wild plan to find
baseball's next great pitcher from a pool of cricket players in India by creating a reality show called "Million Dollar Arm". Based on a true story.
AROUND THE WORLD WITH ERANGA & PRIANGA
The vocal arrangements of this singing duo from New York are complex, the harmony sublime, and their voices blend in rich, vibrant tones. Discovered in Sri Lanka, they have performed throughout Europe, Asia and the Americas. Show ends at 3:15 p.m.
MUSICAL JOURNEY AROUND THE WORLD
On this invigorating and memorable musical tour of Europe, Russia and the United States, acclaimed
international concert violinist David Podles highlights some of the most famous, poignant and exciting
pieces covering classical, folk and gypsy genres. Show ends at 3:15 p.m.
Join Linda Ipanema and Stan Edwards in a Yuletide show featuring many of your holiday favorites! Get in the spirit and sing along to Winter Wonderland, Silver Bells, The Christmas Song, Hanukkah Hanukkah and more. Show ends at 3:15 p.m.
MALEFICENT - (MOVIE)
Rated PG; 97 minutes; Drama/Adventure/Fantasy. Starring: Angelina Jolie, Brenton Thwaites, Ella Fanning, Miranda Richardson and Peter Capaldi.
Maleficent explores the untold story of Disney's most iconic villain from Sleeping Beauty and how a betrayal
ultimately turns her pure heart to stone.
MOVIES IN THE LIBRARY (Moving to Sundays!)
On selected Fridays at 1 p.m.
(MOVING TO SUNDAYS at 2 PM)
FALL MOVIES - Beginning October 26 Movies will be shown on Sundays at 2 pm.
SEPTEMBER 19 - AMERICAN HUSTLE
Rated R, 138 minutes; Crime/Drama.
Starring Christian Bale, Bradley Cooper, Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner, Jennifer Lawrence, and Robert DeNiro.
Brilllant con man Irving Rosenfeld and his partner Sydney Prosser are forced to work for overly ambitious FBI agent Richie DiMaso to avoid jail time. Can they survive the FBI, the Jersey mafia and Irving's wife?
*** SUNDAY - 1 p.m.
SEPTEMBER 21 - THE LEGO MOVIE
Rated PG, 101 minutes; Animation/Action/Comedy.
Starring Christ Pratt, Will Arnett, Elizabeth Banks, Morgan Freeman, Will Ferrell, and Liam Neeson.
Emmet, an ordinary, LEGO minifigure is mistakenly thought to be the extraordinary Master Builder. He is recruited to join a quest to stop evil LEGO tyrant Lord Business from gluing the universe together. CHILDREN 12 AND UNDER MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY AN ADULT.
Coming Next Year - Save the Date
Sunday Movie Matinee with Movie Man John Carpenter
Every month we will be hosting a classic film program with internationally known film historian and preservationist, John Carpenter, also known as the Movie Man. He will lecture on a different movie each month and then show the entire feature length film. Our first showing will be the musical comedy SING BABY SING starring Alice Faye and Tony Martin on Sunday, January 25, 2015 at 1 p.m.
the library cancels.
BARTOW / POE / LOBSTER HOUSE
Thursday, September 18 $80 per person
This fabulous triple header starts off at the beautiful Bartow-Pell Mansion. Celebrating its centennial, this museum, with its splendid Greek Revival interiors, is the only grand country house still in existence on Pelham Bay. Our guided tour of the mansion with its impressive collection of mid-19th century furnishings and fine and decorative arts, will also include the Carriage House and the Grand Dames exhibit. Weâ€™ll enjoy a lovely Victorian Tea and pastries in the Orangerie with some time to stroll around the grounds, the Pell Family burial plot, and the formal terraced garden behind the house. Then it's on to Edgar Allan Poeâ€™s Cottage. This small wooden farmhouse is where Poe spent the last few years of his life. It was this bucolic setting in which the great writer penned many of his most enduring poetical works, including 'Annabel Lee,' 'The Bells' and 'Eureka.' The cottage has been restored to its original appearance, with authentic period furnishings. We end with a late lunch at the Lobster House on City Island. Pickup: 9 a.m. Return: Approximately 6 p.m.
Thursday, October 23 $64 per person
Eat, drink and be merry as we celebrate this German Festival at the Platzl Brauhaus in Rockland County. It's a full day of feasting, dancing, and live entertainment! Non-stop fun includes German bands and German Folk dancing demonstrations. Pickup: 9 a.m. Return: Approximately 6 p.m.