Welcome to the Mamaroneck Library

The Library Is Now Open For Limited Service. Click Here for More Information.

Mamaroneck Library Board Appoints New Director

Update: We have temporarily cancelled most library programming through September. We will keep you updated going forward on when we can resume our normal programming schedule.

 

Beginning Monday, September 28, we will accept donations on a limited basis; please read the guidelines carefully:

Mamaroneck Library Book Donations Guidelines

Mamaroneck Library Reopening and Safety Plan       

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Mamaroneck Library Adult Bingo

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The Mamaroneck Public Library encourages all our library patrons, friends and neighbors to fill out the 2020 Census! For more information: www.my2020census.gov 
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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

Sep
29
Tue
Virtual Coloring for Grown-ups via Zoom
Sep 29 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Sep
30
Wed
Chair Yoga Online via Zoom
Sep 30 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am

 Chair Yoga Classes Fall Session via Zoom
    Taught by Denise Mathieson, E-RYT
Denise Mathieson, is a Mamaroneck resident, mom, wife, dog owner & Yoga Teacher.
Denise writes: “My Yoga life has helped me through these uncertain times!”
Chair Yoga is a 30-minute session designed to explore sitting and standing Yoga poses. Participants will practice modifications of the Yoga Asanas (poses) and breathing techniques (Pranayamas).
Moving our bodies is the best way to remain healthy and calm.
Participants may register for any, or all of these dates. All sessions begin at 11am.
Sep 23
Sep 30
Oct 7
Oct 14
Oct 21
Oct 28
To register, click here.
Mamaroneck Public Library presents What We’re Reading Wednesdays Wednesday via Zoom
Sep 30 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

 

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.

We hope to meet once a month or perhaps every other week. Throughout, we will share some news about forthcoming book titles readers won’t want to miss!

Register in advance for this meeting:
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.
Combatting Election Disinformation via Zoom
Sep 30 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

 

Too much election information?

What information can be trusted?
Mamaroneck Public Library and the League of Women Voters
of Westchester invites you to attend a one-hour tutorial on
how to identify and combat disinformation, including false or
misleading information related to the
2020 presidential election.

To register click here.

Oct
2
Fri
QiGong/Tai Chi at the Library via Zoom
Oct 2 @ 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.

Oct
5
Mon
Teen Writer Series with Jennie Theall via Zoom
Oct 5 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

 

To register, click here.

Oct
6
Tue
Autumn Grab-n-Go
Oct 6 all-day

Oct
7
Wed
Chair Yoga Online via Zoom
Oct 7 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am

 Chair Yoga Classes Fall Session via Zoom
    Taught by Denise Mathieson, E-RYT
Denise Mathieson, is a Mamaroneck resident, mom, wife, dog owner & Yoga Teacher.
Denise writes: “My Yoga life has helped me through these uncertain times!”
Chair Yoga is a 30-minute session designed to explore sitting and standing Yoga poses. Participants will practice modifications of the Yoga Asanas (poses) and breathing techniques (Pranayamas).
Moving our bodies is the best way to remain healthy and calm.
Participants may register for any, or all of these dates. All sessions begin at 11am.
Sep 23
Sep 30
Oct 7
Oct 14
Oct 21
Oct 28
To register, click here.
Oct
9
Fri
QiGong/Tai Chi at the Library via Zoom
Oct 9 @ 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.

Oct
10
Sat
Free Practice Exams for Teens (ACT, PSAT, SAT, NMSQT)
Oct 10 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

   Free Practice Exams 
Taking practice tests for primary, secondary, and college admission exams provides students with a baseline score. Finding out where you stand allows you to compare scores and determine your best fit test. Taking practice tests for primary, secondary, and college admission exams provides students with a baseline score. Finding out where you stand allows you to compare scores and determine your best fit test.
To register, Click here.
PSAT/NMSQT on Saturday, October 10 @ 9:00 am
SAT on Saturday, November 7 @ 9:00 am
ACT on Saturday, November 14 @ 9:00 am