Paws for Reading with Buddy (Registration)

Paws for Reading with Buddy (Registration)

Saturday, June 8

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

All Ages welcome.

Children read one-on-one with Buddy, a specially trained Reading Education Assistance Dog (R.E.A.D.) and his handler, Dobbs Ferry resident Marty Kanengiser. Children will select a book to read to Buddy before the program begins, and they will spend 10-15 minutes reading aloud. They are also welcome to ask questions about Buddy, a 12-year-old rescued black lab who loves children, other dogs, and reading.

Registration REQUIREDemail childrens@dobbsferrylibrary.org, call (914) 693-6615, or stop by the Children’s Room to sign up.

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Improv Showcase

Improv Showcase

Saturday, June 8

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Featuring players from Improv Innovations’ Inter-generational Troupe. Audience Participation encouraged. Directed by Ellen Flaks. Theater Games, Improv Sketches — Bake Sale and Reception to Follow!

2:45 PM Doors Open
3:00 PM Performance Begins
4:30 PM Refreshments

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Chess Club (Registration)

Chess Club (Registration)

Monday, June 10

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Come learn to play chess with Bradley Wank, Esq. – All Ages welcome!

Register with reference@dobbsferrylibrary.org — please indicate the title and date of the program you are registering for!

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Westchester LGBTQ+ History Project: Make Your Own Pride Zine (Registration)

Westchester LGBTQ+ History Project: Make Your Own Pride Zine (Registration)

Wednesday, June 12

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join Allee Manning, founder of LGBTQ+ History Project, for this special 2 part program!

PART 1 – Explore historical LGBTQ+ iconography for inspiration and make your own zine!

PART 2 – Allee will share her research in Westchester’s LGBTQ+ history.

Come to one or both parts – everyone who attends either will get free pizza.

Email teens@dobbsferrylibrary.org to sign up

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Board of Trustees Meeting

Board of Trustees Meeting

Wednesday, June 19

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

The Library Board of Trustees meets on the third Wednesday of every month.

The beginning of each meeting is open to public comments.

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Friends of the Library Book Sale Blowout & Craft Fair

Friends of the Library Book Sale Blowout & Craft Fair

Sunday, June 23

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

It is time for the annual book sale blowout!

Happening in the Library Plaza (Garage if it rains). Tons of gently used books will be out for sale.

Fiction, nonfiction, adults, teens and children materials.

There will also be a draft fair of local artisans in the Community Room.

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Chess Club (Registration)

Chess Club (Registration)

Monday, June 24

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Come learn to play chess with Bradley Wank, Esq. – All Ages welcome!

Register with reference@dobbsferrylibrary.org — please indicate the title and date of the program you are registering for!

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