Beginner's Kripalu Yoga
This yoga class is held on Thursday, Jan. 9 at 9:30 a.m. It is ideal for those who are new to yoga or returning after many years and includes detailed instruction of proper aligment for basic yoga poses. To view their calendar, learn about other classes and workshops and to register online, visit http://www.rivertownyoga.com/ or with questions at (914) 674-0919. Fee: $210 ($189 for seniors 65+).
One Shot Turkish Cooking Class
The Dobbs Ferry Public Library is partnering with Turkish Cultural Center of Westchester for a one-shot Turkish cooking class on Saturday, Jan. 11 at 2 p.m. in the library. Local residents can learn to prepare Turkish appetizers and dessert for family and friends, including how to make Sigara Boregi (Spring Rolls) Kisir (Tabouli- Bulgur Wheat Salad) and Muhallebi, a traditional Turkish milk pudding for dessert. The event is free and residents can email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 914-693-6614 to register.
Concert by Beth & Scott Biekro in Greenburgh
Mary Slamin, Head of the Greenburgh Public Librarys Children’s Library is Retiring. Can you guess how many stories she has told? How many Summer Reading Spectaculars she has created over the years? Join the library for its celebration for a concert by the Bierkos on Saturday, Jan. 11 at 2 p.m. Call 721-8227 to reserve your spot today.
Meet Author Marcella Rosen in Dobbs Ferry
Marcella Rosen will speak about her book, Tiny Dynamo, How One of the Smallest Countries is Producing Some of our Most Important Inventions. This program, sponsored by Sisterhood GHC and Men’s Club, is open to all free of charge. Refreshments will be served and books will be available for sale and signing, cash or check only. Reservations are strongly suggested and can be made online at www.g-h-c.org/brunch.
Curious-on-Hudson in collaboration with the Westchester Children's Book Festival is proud to announce “Curiously Red,” an author-inspired children's reading series, on Sunday Jan. 12 at 1 p.m. at 145 Palisade Street in Dobbs Ferry.Each bi-monthly event offers children of all ages the opportunity to hear readings of their favorite books and meet the authors face-to-face, helping them discover a love of reading and creativity. The first author will be Jason Edwards, whose chapter books "Chronicles of the Monster Detective Agency" have earned the books the Mom's Choice Award for Family Friendly Media. A $10 admission for children receives a $5 credit to the bookstore. There is no charge for parents.