The Yonkers Public Library is thankful to be supported by the Friends of the Yonkers Public Library and Friends of Crestwood Library. These groups of Friends raise money for the library through book sales and other fund raising campaigns. They also donate books and furnishings to branches of the Yonkers Public Library. Both groups promote and sponsor programs at the Yonkers Public Library. The library is grateful for their support throughout the years!
The Friends of the Yonkers Public Library are sponsoring two programs at the Will Library in November. They are called An Afternoon of Rock n’ Roll and Salute to Abba featuring Larger than Life.
An Afternoon of Rock n’ Roll will take place on November 7th at 2 PM. Music featured will include 40s-80s hits, jazz, Motown, rock n’ roll and dance tunes.The program will take place in auditorium. The maximum capacity for it is 100 people.
Salute to ABBA featuring Larger than Life is on November 14th at 2 PM. It will place in the auditorium. The maximum capacity for this program is 100 people.
Friends of Crestwood Library will be sponsoring or co-sponsoring several programs at the library and on ZOOM. Here are a few:
Book Chat will be on Tuesday, October 26 at 10:30 AM in the Crestwood Courtyard. Join other book lovers to exchange book titles, reviews, and ideas for your next great read!
Yonkers on the Move (YOM) Walk on Tuesday, October 26 at 5:15 PM (meets in front of the library). Join Friends of Crestwood Library Board members for weekly walks around the neighborhood. Keep track of the miles you walk and join our Yonkers on the Move team for health and wellness.
History Lovers Book Club on Wednesday, October 27 at 11:00 AM via ZOOM. Moderator Joseph Verdicchio, Ph.D., will lead a discussion on the book A World Lit Only By Fire: The Medieval Mind and the Renaissance by William Manchester. For more information, click here.
The New Sustainable You on Wednesday, October 27 at 1:00 PM via ZOOM. Crestwood Crew member Jackie Leone will lead a discussion on clean, minimal-ingredient, organic, and sustainable health, bath, and clothing products. For more information, click here.
Get Organized on Thursday, November 4 at 7:30 PM via ZOOM. Patricia D. Manning, Psy.D., provides tips and tricks for time management, organization, and planning. This session will focus on getting ready for the holidays. For more information, click here.
Thank to you to the Friends of Yonkers Public Library and Friends of Crestwood Library for sponsoring these programs!