Wire Pendant Jewelry Workshop
Harrison Public Library, Community Room
Tuesday, September 19, 3:30 pm

Learn the basics of wire-wrapped pendants and come away with an attractive pendant to wear or give as a gift. All materials included, bring your imagination and personal flair. Presented by Lisa Archigian, an artist, educator, and librarian. Registration is recommended.


Mandala Rock Painting Workshop
Harrison Public Library, Community Room
Friday, September 29, 3:30 pm

Learn how to paint beautiful mandala designs on rocks. All materials will be provided. Teens are welcome to join us! This program is being presented in the library by the Greenwich Woods Rehabilitation Center.

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JazzFest White Plains
September 6-10, 2023

JazzFest returns with more than 15 live performances music by emerging talent and world-class artists, including four Grammy Award winners, taking place across five days.

Presented by Montefiore Einstein and produced by ArtsWestchester, the City of White Plains and the White Plains BID, free and affordable performances will occur on downtown streets and in intimate venues that include ArtsWestchester, Grace Episcopal Church, and the White Plains Public Library. For a full festival schedule and to purchase advanced tickets, visit

Farmers Market
Muscoot Farm, 51 Route 100, Katonah
Every Sunday through November 9, 9:30am to 2:30pm

The weekly farmers market supports farmers and sustainable efforts in our area, featuring over 20 local vendors each week. Vendors vary every week and updates will be available on

An Introduction to Ayurveda
Harrison Public Library, Community Room
Friday, September 8, 3:30 pm

Dr. Simmi Chopra will be presenting this introduction to Ayurveda, a medical system that originated in India roughly 3,000 years ago. Its name is derived from the Sanskrit words “ayur” and “veda,” meaning “knowledge of life.” The basis of ayurveda revolves around living in balance and harmony with nature. 

The Basics of Foot Care
Harrison Public Library, Community Room
Monday, September 11, 4 pm

Foot Care specialist Petula Griffith (Foot Care RN) and Yamuna instructor Usha Saxena will discuss foot care basics, focusing on self-care routines for your feet. Petula will explain why it is important to focus on your feet to avoid foot, knee, and hip problems and to improve balance, posture, and overall health. They will teach you simple exercises/routines that you can do on your own and will also discuss the importance of foot health for diabetics and the elderly. Registration is recommended.

Book Launch & Talk with Dave Donelson
Harrison Public Library, Community Room
Wednesday, September 13, 7 pm

Join us for a book launch with local author Dave Donelson! Visions of a Certain Age, a collection of graphic poetry, chronicles the highs and lows of growing older in today’s America. The readings and display of selections from the work are designed to prompt audience discussion of the physical, mental, and social situations elders endure, as well as how they overcome them to lead positive, contributory lives in our society.  This is a library fund-raiser where all proceeds from book sales will go to the Lola Geiger Book Fund at HPLF.

Afternoon Matinee at the Library:  Book Club – The Next Chapter
Harrison Public Library, Community Room
Monday, September 18, 1 pm

Enjoy an afternoon movie at the library, Book Club: The Next Chapter. The fun continues when four best friends take their book club to Italy for the fun girls trip they never had. When things go off the rails and secrets are revealed, their relaxing vacation turns into a once-in-a-lifetime cross-country adventure.