Harrison Library Celebrates Women’s History Month

The Harrison Public Library will celebrate Women’s History Month on Monday, March 13 at 7 pm in the library with three amazing authors – Allison Gilbert, Janice Kaplan, and Betsy Prioleau. They will be discussing their latest books and taking questions from the audience. Copies of their books will be available for purchase from The Village Bookstore of Pleasantville who will be selling books during the event.  Registration is required.


On Wednesday, March 15 at 7 pm, an Evening with Mary Calvi will feature the author speaking on her new book,  If a Poem Could Live and Breathe, on Site in the Library. A Q&A and book signing will follow the presentation. The Village Bookstore of Pleasantville will be selling copies of If a Poem Could Live and Breathe, during the event. Registration is required.


On Saturday, March 18 at 2 pm, Red Monkey Theater Group performs  Insignificant: Celebrating Women Who Tell Our Stories, on site in the Library. Registration is recommended.


On March 21 at 4pm, in honor of Women’s History Month, Evan Weiner will discuss “The First Ladies of Comedy.” It’s really a man’s world according to the bookers and talent agents but some women did manage to open the door. Register at www.harrisonpl.org/events


A Live Performance with The New York Metropolitan Flute Trio, Amy Cohen, April Klavins, and Paul Kulka, will take place on Saturday, March 25 at 3 pm on site in the library,


An Author Talk by Jennifer Homans about  Mr. B: George Balanchine’s 20th Century can be viewed online via zoom on Monday, March 27, at 7 pm. Register at: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_9ypzjBN6QeW8H-TYziHO-w


Personalized books will be available at info@Scatteredbooks.com, Co-sponsored with Mamaroneck Library, New Rochelle Library, Irvington Library, Yonkers Library, Hastings on the Hudson Library, and White Plains Library


For more information on these programs, contact the Harrison Library at (914)-835-0324. For registration go to www.harrisonpl.org