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LEGAL NOTICE

Notice is hereby given that a Special Election of the Village of Mamaroneck, Westchester County, New York, will be held on Wednesday, December 9, 2020, for the purpose of voting upon:

  1. Whether the Library tax allocation for the 2021-2022 fiscal year proposed by the Board of Trustees of the Mamaroneck Public Library District shall be approved or disapproved;
  2. The election of Five library trustees.

The vote will take place between the hours of 7 o’clock a.m. to 9 o’clock p.m. at the Mamaroneck Public Library, 136 Prospect Avenue, Mamaroneck, Westchester County, New York

Dated:  November 24, 2020

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Health Care Navigator

The Navigator Program with Westchester County Department of Health is still up and running.  The Navigators are working with clients via telephone (they are not seeing participants on site).
If you need health insurance you can get personal assistance from one of the Westchester County Department of Health Navigators. You can apply whether you’ve lost a job that provided insurance or weren’t previously insured. Call 914-995-6350 or email hnav@westchestergov.com. To learn more visit: westchestergov.com
Senior Benefits Information Center
While SBIC sites are closed you can still receive unbiased Medicare counseling by calling our helpline at 914-231-3260 or by emailing
SBICS@wlsmail.org with your name, question, and preferred method of contact. Volunteer counselors will get back to you within two days, weekends included.
From The Village Planning Department: Hampshire Recreation, LLC, is asking for approval of a Planned Residential Development, pursuant to Village Code § 342-52, a wetlands permit, pursuant to Village Code § 192-7, and a subdivision, pursuant to Village Code § A348-6, for the proposed Hampshire Country Club Planned Residential Development of a 94.5 acre portion of the Project Site within the Village’s R-20 Zoning District. The location and scope of the proposed wetland activity is the installation of a 20-foot vegetative buffer consisting of native plantings along the edges of wetland areas on the site, and an increased water budget into pond 10.  The entire Project Site comprises 106.2 acres and is identified as tax parcel 9-42-568 on the Village of Mamaroneck Tax Map and 4-14-20 on the Town of Mamaroneck Tax Map.

The following link is for the Hampshire Club Redevelopment project: https://www.village.mamaroneck.ny.us/planning-department/pages/seqra-documents

Dec
8
Tue
Babytime via Zoom
Dec 8 all-day

Miss our inhouse Babytime program? Do join Miss Renee each week as she presents stories, songs and much more. Go to the Mamaroneck Public LIbrary website Children’s Page for a direct link to this program.

Dec
9
Wed
Toddler Time via Zoom
Dec 9 all-day

  

Toddlers are busy little ones! Keep them entertained with Miss Valmai and Miss Terry’s Toddler Time stories, songs and more. Go to the Mamaroneck Public LIbrary website, Children’s Page for a direct link to this program.

What We’re Reading Wednesdays via Zoom
Dec 9 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

What We’re Reading Wednesdays

With Special Guest Annie Mazes from Workman Publishing who will have lots of suggestions for Holiday reading and gift-giving!

Join Librarian Lori Friedli and her Library friends for a lively book chat hour. This is not a book group discussion of one title.  Rather, it is a group conversation about what we are currently reading and what we would recommend to our friends.

To register, click here.

 

Annie Mazes handles adult library marketing for all the imprints at Workman Publishing. Workman is an independently owned family of publishers of award-winning cookbooks, parenting/pregnancy guides (What to Expect), books on gardening, crafting, and humor, as well as children’s books (Newbury winner, Girl Who Drank the Moon), and of course, fiction (An American Marriage and Water for Elephants).

 

Holiday Stories with Alan Sklar and George Guidall
Dec 9 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Mamaroneck Public Library invites all to join us for a reading and discussion of two great holiday classics!

Scholem Aleichem’s classic Hanukkah story The Spinning Top via Zoom
Wednesday, December 9 @ 7:00pm
To register, click here.
Dylan Thomas’ classic Christmas story A Child’s Christmas in Wales via Zoom
Thursday, December 10 @ 7:00pm
To register for “The Spinning Top” click here. 
    Actor, narrator and voiceover professional, Alan Sklar is a natural storyteller.If you haven’t heard Alan read live before or if you want to know more about this story then you don’t want to miss this program.   Alan has narrated over 200 audiobooks.
Widely recognized as the world’s most acclaimed and most prolific narrator ofaudiobooks, George Guidall has brought a consistent artistry to his readings, delighting listeners for over 20 years. His narrations of classics like Crime and Punishment, Frankenstein, The Iliad, Don Quixote, and Les Miserables, along with many popular best sellers, have set a standard for excellence recognized throughout the audiobook industry.
Dec
10
Thu
Shake Your Sillies Out via Zoom
Dec 10 all-day

Shake Your Sillies Out is most suitable for babies through preschool. Join Miss Renee for some very active, engaging songs that will definitely Shake Your Sillies Out!  Go to the Mamaroneck Public LIbrary website, Children’s Page for a direct link to this

English Conversation Group via Zoom
Dec 10 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Grupo de conversacion/Groupe de conversation

FREE—GRATIS—GRATUIT

Make friends while practicing English

Led by Erica Loutsch

To register in advance for this meeting,
click here

 

Holiday Stories with Alan Sklar and George Guidall
Dec 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Mamaroneck Public Library invites all to join us for a reading and discussion of two great holiday classics!

Scholem Aleichem’s classic Hanukkah story The Spinning Top via Zoom
Wednesday, December 9 @ 7:00pm
To register, click here.
Dylan Thomas’ classic Christmas story A Child’s Christmas in Wales via Zoom
Thursday, December 10 @ 7:00pm
To register for “The Spinning Top” click here. 
    Actor, narrator and voiceover professional, Alan Sklar is a natural storyteller.If you haven’t heard Alan read live before or if you want to know more about this story then you don’t want to miss this program.   Alan has narrated over 200 audiobooks.
Widely recognized as the world’s most acclaimed and most prolific narrator ofaudiobooks, George Guidall has brought a consistent artistry to his readings, delighting listeners for over 20 years. His narrations of classics like Crime and Punishment, Frankenstein, The Iliad, Don Quixote, and Les Miserables, along with many popular best sellers, have set a standard for excellence recognized throughout the audiobook industry.
Dec
11
Fri
First Chapter Fridays via Zoom
Dec 11 all-day

Join Children’s Librarian Kathy for the first chapter of exciting books like The Truth According to Blue.  Each week will feature a new book. Suitable for families and aimed to please the 3 – 5 grade students. Go to the Mamaroneck Public LIbrary website, Children’s Page for a direct link to this program.

QiGong/Tai Chi at the Library via Zoom
Dec 11 @ 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm

The class will be led by certified QiGong teacher, Steve Goldstein. Qigong (pronounced CHEE-gung) is an ancient Chinese form of gentle exercise composed of movements that are repeated a number of times and can be performed by just about anyone. The movements are very much like light stretching and light calisthenics. Qigong combines movement, breathing and meditation to improve health, fitness and well-being by moving universal energy through the body.

Participants are encouraged to wear comfortable clothing. Class duration is 45 minutes.  Open to ages 18 & up.

To register for this program, click here.

For Teens: Beat Making & Lyricism Workshop via Zoom
Dec 11 @ 5:00 pm – 5:45 pm

To register, click here