March Events at The Purchase Free Library

Register for the following events at or call (914) 948-0550. All library programs are free.


Irish Heritage: A Musical Celebration.  Saturday, March 4, 12:00 pm. Tap your feet to the melodic sounds of the bodhran, the uilleann pipes, the fiddle, and the tin whistle.  Lyrics to “The Rattlin’ Bog” will be provided for sing-along.  When the concert is over, try to find the leprechaun’s bags of gold!  The location for this program will be the historic Friends Meeting House at 4455 Purchase Street.  In Person / Children, Teens, Adults


Knitting Circle.  Second and fourth Thursday of every month, March 9 & 23, 12:00 pm. The knitting circle would like to get together with some new members!  Beginners and experienced knitters are welcome.  Possible spring project might include knitting for charity. In Person / Adults


The Real Book Club.  Thursday, March 30, 6:00 pm. The selection for March is The Bandit Queens by Parini Shroff.  “A young Indian woman finds the false rumors that she killed her husband surprisingly useful — until other women in the village start asking for her help getting rid of their own husbands — in this razor-sharp debut.”  (Ballantine Books, 2023) Zoom & In Person / Adults. 


Join the Friends of the Library. The library is looking for folks to join the Friends of the Library (formerly PFL Foundation).  Help with fundraising, procuring donations, and securing endowments to enrich  print resources, programs, services, and technology.  For Adults

Hot Spots. Do you use a laptop but find yourself with no access to WiFi once you leave home?  Give the library a call and ask about our new hot spots available for check-out.  Also available: laptops.