Children's Programs

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Valentine Pop Up / Bake Sale
Saturday February 8
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
All Ages

Let a little love come your way at the Valentine Pop Up -- sponsored by the Friends of the Dobbs Ferry Library!
There will be:
- Books, CDs, and DVDs
- Homemade baked goods
- Vintage baubles
- Plants
- Kids activities
For further information or to sign up to donate baked goods, call 914-693-6614 or email -- or sign up to volunteer here!

Memorial For Cheryl Matthews
Saturday February 15
11:00 AM
All Ages

Please join the staff, the Board of Library Trustees, and the Friends of the Dobbs Ferry Public Library at a memorial service and celebration of the life of Cheryl Beth Matthews, our beloved Children's Librarian. All are welcome to attend, especially the children she loved to serve.
The Friends of the Library have established a fund in Cheryl's memory for individuals and families wishing to donate toward a lasting tribute in her honor at the Library. You can make a gift in Cheryl's memory by any of these three methods:
1. Paypal or Credit Card here
2. Bank transfer with Zelle to our preferred email address
3. Check -- drop it off or mail it to Dobbs Ferry Friends of the Library at 55 Main Street, Dobbs Ferry, New York 10522

Vacation Movie
"The Lion King" (2019)
Tuesday February 18
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
All Ages

Come watch "The Lion King" (2019 Live Action) on the big screen. Everyone is welcome, but seating is limited. Movie is rated PG.
After the murder of his father, a young lion prince flees his kingdom only to learn the true meaning of responsibility and bravery.

Owl Pellet Dissection - RESERVATION REQUIRED
Wednesday February 19
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Grades 3-8

- Discover what birds of prey eat
- Reconstruct a skeleton
- Analyze data and solve real-life mathematical problems
- Model the interconnectedness of species
- Learn how energy flows through an ecosystem
Registration is REQUIRED. Call the library at 914-693-6614 to register.


Sunday Afternoon Concert: Aisteon
Sunday March 22
3:00 PM
All Ages

Come see Dobbs Ferry based a cappella choral group Aisteon perform live at the library!


Saturday April 25
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
All Ages

Dobbs Ferry Public Library returns with the second ever FerryCon!!! DFPL brings you a full slate of comic book, super hero, and Con-related activities including vendors, publishers, artists, writers, cosplay, interviews, panels, classes, interactive features, film, and more! For more info, go here.

Recurring Programs

Lego Club
Thursday February 6
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Kindergarten and Up

Children will create different structures, which will be put on display in the Children's Room.

Chess Instruction
Thursdays February 13 and 20
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Come learn to play chess with Bradley Wank, Esq.
Registration is required: call the library at 914-693-6614 to register!

All programs are sponsored by the Friends of the Dobbs Ferry Library!
(unless otherwise noted)
In the event of inclement weather call the library at 693-6614
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