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Flat View Sunday, April 19, 2015
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Sunday, April 19, 2015
Concert: Classical Guitarist Playing Spanish, Persian And Azerbaijani Music ( 3:00 pm )

Lily Afshar will play works by Albeniz, Granados and Persian and Azerbaijani folk songs for the guitar.

Free and open to the public




Monday, April 20, 2015
Movers And Shakers ( 9:30 am )
For walkers under 2 with an adult.  No registration is necessary.


Foreign Policy Discussion Group ( 10:00 am )

Topic: The Next Health Crisis

Facilitator: Evelyn Bloom

Guest Speaker: Stephen S. Morse, Ph.D. is a Professor of Epidemiology at Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health and was global Co-Director of PREDICT (a USAID project to strengthen global capacity for surveillance and detection of new infectious disease threats). He also chairs C.U. Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC). He was previously an Assistant Professor (virology) at The Rockefeller University, and Program Manager for Biodefense at the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), where his portfolio included collaborative research projects with former Soviet facilities.

He is the editor of two books, Emerging Viruses selected by American Scientist as on of the "Top 100 Science Books of the 20th Century, and The Evolutionary Biology of Viruses.

Dr. Morse was Chair of the "Conference on Emerging Viruses" (co-sponsored by N.I.H. and Rockefeller Univ.), for which he originated the concept of emerging viruses/infections, was founding Chair of ProMED (Program to Monitor Emerging Diseases), and served on the Institute of Medicine's Committee on Emerging Microbial Threats to Health, and the subsequent "Forum on Emerging Infections".

Dr. Morse was appointed last year to the U.S. government's National Science Advisory Board for Biosecurity. He is a life member of the Council on Foreign Relations, and a Fellow of the AAAS, the American Academy of Microbiology, the American College of Epidemiology, the NY Academy of Medicine and the NY Academy of Sciences.

Free and open to the public.




Nursery Rhyme Time ( 10:30 am )
For 2 & 3 year-olds with an adult.  No registration is necessary.



All Together Now ( 11:30 am )
For Birth-5-year-olds with an adult.  No registration is necessary.


Stories And More ( 4:30 pm )

Stories and snacks. (and sometimes a party!)

4:30pm

For grades K-3

Free and open to the public




Saw Mill River Audubon ( 7:00 pm )

A program on coyotes in the library theater.




Informal Writing Workshop ( 7:30 pm )

Bring your short prose, poetry, ideas or simply a desire to write, to an evening of supportive feedback with fellow writers.  This workshop is led by Joan Schulman.

Free and open to the public

Sponsored by the Friends of the Chappaqua Library




Tuesday, April 21, 2015
Chappaqua Neighbors ( 11:30 am )

Lunch with Saw Mill River Audubon

For more information, please call 261-9056.




Drop-in Homework Help ( 4:00 pm )

4:00-6:00 PM

Gr. 6-8

Difficult math problems? Tricky grammar questions? Drop in to the Teen Zone for some extra help after school with a high school volunteer.




Chappaqua Library Board Meeting ( 7:30 pm )

7:30pm

at the Chappaqua Library

call 238-4779 to verify time and location




Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Movers And Shakers ( 9:30 am )
For walkers under 2 with an adult.  No registration is necessary.


Chappaqua Reads Online Book Discussion ( 10:30 am )

Get caught up in the web of lies, drama, laughter, and love by plugging into our Chappaqua Reads online book discussion. Join our lively talk about Ian McEwan's The Children Act at 10:30 am on Wednesday, April 22 at chappaquareads.blogspot.com.

Free and open to the public




Nursery Rhyme Time ( 10:30 am )
For 2 & 3 year-olds with an adult.  No registration is necessary.



All Together Now ( 11:30 am )
For Birth-5-year-olds with an adult.  No registration is necessary.


Threes, Fours And Fives ( 2:00 pm )
For 3-5-year-olds.  No registration is necessary.


Earth Day Crafts ( 4:00 pm )

4pm

Reduce, reuse, recreate!

Gr. K-2. 

Please register, space is limited

Click here to register




Agatha Christie Films For The Spring ( 7:00 pm )

Enjoy movies with Chris and Cathy

Featured Film:  MURDER AT THE GALLOP with Margaret Rutherford

                     Please click here for more film information

Free and open to the public 




Thursday, April 23, 2015
Movers And Shakers ( 9:30 am )
For walkers under 2 with an adult.  No registration is necessary.


Nursery Rhyme Time ( 10:30 am )
For 2 & 3 year-olds with an adult.  No registration is necessary.



Threes, Fours And Fives ( 11:30 am )
For 3-5-year-olds.  No registration is necessary.


Multilingual Mother Goose ( 2:30 pm )

Learn & share songs & rhymes in other languages.

Birth-5 years with adult.

Please register, space is limited

Click here to register




Drop-in Homework Help ( 4:00 pm )

4:00-6:00 PM

Gr. 6-8

Difficult math problems? Tricky grammar questions? Drop in to the Teen Zone for some extra help after school with a high school volunteer.




Friday, April 24, 2015
Movers And Shakers ( 9:30 am )
For walkers under 2 with an adult.  No registration is necessary.


Nursery Rhyme Time ( 10:30 am )
For 2 & 3 year-olds with an adult.  No registration is necessary.



Morning Laptime ( 11:30 am )

For pre-walkers with an adult.  No registration is necessary.




Afternoon Laptime ( 2:30 pm )

For pre-walkers with an adult.  No registration is necessary.




Magic: The Gathering With Lucas ( 3:30 pm )

3:30-4:30 PM

Gr. 7-12

Drop-in and play. Beginners and experienced players welcome.




Pizza With Author Jennifer Lyne ( 3:30 pm )

3:30-4:30 PM

Gr. 6-12

New area resident will stop by to chat about writing and her debut novel Catch Rider, a "horse story" which received a starred review in Kirkus magazine.




Author Talk: Frank Bruni’s Where You Go Is Not Who You'll Be: An Antidote To The College Admissions ( 7:00 pm )

Frank Bruni explains giving students and their parents a new perspective on this brutal, deeply flawed college competition and a path out of the anxiety that it provokes.
Between 2004-9, he was the restaurant critic for the NY Times. In 2011, he became an op-ed columnist for the NYT

He will talk on various subjects.

All tickets have been given out but please click here to be placed on the waitlist.  You will receive a ticket if someone cancels.

Free and open to the public but tickets are necessary for admission




Saturday, April 25, 2015
Chappaqua Library Bridge Club/Scrabble Club ( 10:00 am )

Guided Play & Instruction

Match wits with former Library Board Trustee Stan Kurzban. Bridge: Not for beginners, singles, pairs and small groups welcome.  Scrabble:  All levels welcome.

Free and open to the public




All Together Now ( 11:00 am )
For Birth-5-year-olds with an adult.  No registration is necessary.


Sunday, April 26, 2015
Celebrate Turkish Culture: Turkish Traditional Folk Music ( 3:00 pm )

Turkish refreshments to follow

Free and open to the public




Celebrate Turkish Culture: Turkish Traditional Folk Music ( 3:00 pm )

Turkish refreshments to follow

Free and open to the public




Monday, April 27, 2015
Movers And Shakers ( 9:30 am )
For walkers under 2 with an adult.  No registration is necessary.


Nursery Rhyme Time ( 10:30 am )
For 2 & 3 year-olds with an adult.  No registration is necessary.



All Together Now ( 11:30 am )
For Birth-5-year-olds with an adult.  No registration is necessary.


Ulysses Discussion Group ( 2:00 pm )

Explore James Joyce work with facilitator Joan Schulman to experience the humanity, morality, philosophy, puzzles, puns, comedy and his sheer exuberance.

Free and open to the public




Stories And More ( 4:30 pm )

Stories and snacks. (and sometimes a party!)

4:30pm

For grades K-3

Free and open to the public




Knitting Guild ( 6:00 pm )

Regular meeting.  For more information, please call 277-7803.




Tuesday, April 28, 2015
Drop-in Homework Help ( 4:00 pm )

4:00-6:00 PM

Gr. 6-8

Difficult math problems? Tricky grammar questions? Drop in to the Teen Zone for some extra help after school with a high school volunteer.




Wednesday, April 29, 2015
Movers And Shakers ( 9:30 am )
For walkers under 2 with an adult.  No registration is necessary.


Nursery Rhyme Time ( 10:30 am )
For 2 & 3 year-olds with an adult.  No registration is necessary.



All Together Now ( 11:30 am )
For Birth-5-year-olds with an adult.  No registration is necessary.


Threes, Fours And Fives ( 2:00 pm )
For 3-5-year-olds.  No registration is necessary.


Food Memoirs ( 7:00 pm )

Led by Chappaqua resident, Carol Durst, presenter of our long-running Menus in the Movies series.

April 29:  Eat Me: The Food and Philosophy of Kenny Shopsin by Kenny Shopsin

Sponsored by the Friends of the Chappaqua Library

Free and open to the public




Thursday, April 30, 2015
Movers And Shakers ( 9:30 am )
For walkers under 2 with an adult.  No registration is necessary.


Nursery Rhyme Time ( 10:30 am )
For 2 & 3 year-olds with an adult.  No registration is necessary.



Threes, Fours And Fives ( 11:30 am )
For 3-5-year-olds.  No registration is necessary.


Multilingual Mother Goose ( 2:30 pm )

Learn & share songs & rhymes in other languages.

Birth-5 years with adult.

Please register, space is limited

Click here to register




Dia!--para Las Familias! ( 4:00 pm )

4pm

Bilingual celebration of Spanish folktales, music & food.

For All ages

Please register, space is limited

Click here to register




Drop-in Homework Help ( 4:00 pm )

4:00-6:00 PM

Gr. 6-8

Difficult math problems? Tricky grammar questions? Drop in to the Teen Zone for some extra help after school with a high school volunteer.




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