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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

Jul 22 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Denise Mathieson, is a Mamaroneck resident, mom, wife, dog owner and Yoga Teacher. Denise writes: “In reading the library’s newsletter, I was inspired to offer Yoga to my community. In our current new way of life, I … Continue reading Online Chair Yoga
Jul 27 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Teen Writers Zoom Workshop Series: An Author Study with Jenny Theall Mondays in July from 4 – 5 PM Open to Middle/ High school aged writers/ No experience necessary Register via email at mamklibteens@gmail.com    Subject line: July Authors to receive … Continue reading Teen Writers Zoom Workshop Series: An Author Study with Jenny Theall
Jul 29 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
  Register in advance for this meeting by clicking here. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.
Aug 1 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
C2 Education is offering free practice SAT or ACT tests on Saturday August 1, 2020 @ 10:30 am All you need is a pencil, paper, calculator, and a computer to take part in this event. Choose which test … Continue reading Free Practice ACT -or- SAT Exam
Aug 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
College Admissions, the Holistic Review Process and Community Service in the time of COVID-19 ZOOM: Wednesday August 12 @ 7:00 pm Mamaroneck Library has partnered with Stand Out For College, LLC to help families understand … Continue reading College Admissions, the Holistic Review Process, and Community Service in the Time of COVID-19 via ZOOM
Aug 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
 – Learn how sugar is hidden in our packaged foods  – See how diseases are linked to excess sugar consumption  – Learn healthy lifestyle habits to reduce the negative effects of sugar To register, click here.
Aug 13 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
American Pop Artist & Author Michael Albert shows you how to create a collage out of a cereal box (or some other printed cardboard package). This program is open to Adults and Teens.   Materials required:  … Continue reading “Cerealism”: A Pop-up Collage Program with Michael Albert via Zoom
Aug 18 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Girl Scouts is the Place to Bee! Hosted and presented by Erin Provenzano, Membership Manager at Girl Scouts Heart of the Hudson Want to know the lowdown of this sweet hobby? Join amateur beekeeper and lifelong Girl … Continue reading All About Bees – A Beekeepers Story via Zoom!
Aug 19 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
One Book One Community continues! Mamaroneck Book Club Reads New York will feature award-winning author Susie Orman Schnall, who will discuss her new novel about the 1939 World’s Fair. We Came Here to Shine, is a historical fiction novel featuring two bold … Continue reading We Came Here to Shine: Book Discussion with Author via ZOOM
Aug 20 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
New free webinar series offered by Applerouth.  Unlock your student’s potential even in the most challenging classes – remote, in-person, or otherwise. Sign up for the whole series or just the events that are of interest … Continue reading The Three Keys to Academic Success: How Learning Works
Aug 24 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Please join us for a special short story reading by acclaimed voice actor Alan Sklar.  Alan will read “A Bad Night for Burglars” and “How Far Could It Go”, both written by Grand Master mystery writer Lawrence Block. Lawrence Block … Continue reading Short Story Performance via Zoom – Acclaimed Voice Actor Alan Sklar reads two short stories by Lawrence Block
Aug 26 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
    To register, click here.
Aug 27 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Legendary Myths of Science: A one hour family programfeaturing over a dozen dynamic demos exploring some of the classic science myths of all time. Learn the truth behind the greatest discoveries of several legendary scientists … Continue reading Legendary Myths of Science: A Program for Kids of All Ages Live on Zoom, Presented by Dr. Dirtmeister
Aug 27 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Jewish Museum cordially invites you to a virtual tour with Nelly Silagy Benedek, Deputy Director, Education & Programs. In this exclusive experience, participants will explore Jewish cultural identity through an examination of several extraordinary … Continue reading Virtual Tour of the Jewish Museum
Sep 1 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
New free webinar series offered by Applerouth.  Unlock your student’s potential even in the most challenging classes – remote, in-person, or otherwise. Sign up for the whole series or just the events that are of interest … Continue reading The Three Keys to Academic Success: How to Prepare
Sep 17 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
New free webinar series offered by Applerouth.  Unlock your student’s potential even in the most challenging classes – remote, in-person, or otherwise. Sign up for the whole series or just the events that are of interest … Continue reading The Three Keys to Academic Success: How to Show What You Know
Sep 19 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
 Stay on the Path to Academic Success   C2 education of Mamaroneck is offering these free special events: College Essay Workshop, Saturday, September 19 @1:30 pm To register, click here. Choose your test: PSAT, SAT or ACT … Continue reading Free Practice Tests (PSAT, SAT, ACT) and College Essay Workshop via Zoom
Sep 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
    Mamaroneck & Larchmont Library present:   Teens Take Charge with Skip Coaching Monday, September 21 or Wednesday, September 23 @ 7:00 pm This fall, teens face a hybrid school model and fewer extracurricular activities. This … Continue reading Teens Take Charge with Skip Coaching via Zoom
Sep 23 @ 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 … Continue reading Chair Yoga Online via Zoom
Sep 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
The Dakota Winters, by Tom Barbash The Dakota Winters is an evocative and wildly absorbing novel about the Winters, a family living in New York City’s famed Dakota apartment building in the year leading up to … Continue reading Mamaroneck Book Club Reads New York via Zoom
Sep 23 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
    Mamaroneck & Larchmont Library present:   Teens Take Charge with Skip Coaching Monday, September 21 or Wednesday, September 23 @ 7:00 pm This fall, teens face a hybrid school model and fewer extracurricular activities. This … Continue reading Teens Take Charge with Skip Coaching via Zoom