Community Events Calendar

 
Sunday, 9/16, 1pm
Object of the Month Lecture, Jasper Cropsey
hrm logo sqJoin Assistant Curator of the Hudson Museum Ted Barrow for a lecture and gallery talk focusing on Hudson River School painter and former Hastings-on-Hudson resident Jasper Francis Cropsey. Learn about his life as an architect, watercolorist, and painter, and follow the rise and fall of his career. FREE with general admission: $3-$7 (members FREE). At the Hudson River Museum is at 511 Warburton Ave.

Friday, 9/21, 6pm
2018 Fall Flicks Outdoor Movie Series at Cross County Shopping Centerlion king Bring your chairs and blankets to The Green, in the center of the mall to enjoy FREE family movies every Friday evening in September. Pre-show entertainment begins at 6pm and the movie will start at sundown (between 7:15pm and 7:30pm). This week's movie is "The Lion King." A royal lion cub is driven into exile after his uncle murders his father. 

Friday, 9/21, 6:30pm Going Dutch!adrianThough the Dutch were in control for less than 50 years, the impact of their culture can befound all over the tri-state area to this day. Hear about some of the people and events that cemented the connection between the Dutch and the country that would come to be in this special discussion series at Philipse Manor Hall. This month's subject is Adriaen van der Donck, A Dutch Rebel in Seventeeth-Century America presented by Julie van den Hout. Yonkers marks the land where Adriaen van der Donck lived and worked. He married, built a farm, established a sawmill, and devloped the estate he called Colendonck, his own little piece of heaven on the Hudson. A young and headstrong legal activist, Van der Donck fought to secure the struggling settlement, taking the complaints of the colonists to the highest level of government in the Dutch Republic. FREE. More info: 914.965.4027. The historic Hall is at 29 Warburton Ave. at the corner of Dock St, across the street from the Saw Mill River Daylighting.

Recurring Events:

Saturdays and Sundays, 12-6pm The Science Barge a floating sustainable urban farm operated by Groundwork Hudson Valley, is open every weekend for tours all day. $3 suggested donation. FREE for kids 10 and under. The barge is at 99 Dock St, on the Yonkers waterfront just north of the Yonkers Pier.
Every Sunday Untermyer Gardens Conservancy Sunday Tours The gardens are undergoing a dramatic restoration and renaissance. See the greatest Persian garden, the tree-lined Vista down to the Hudson, The Temple of Love with dramatic waterfalls. Check website for tour subject, times and prices. Untermyer Park is at 945 North Broadway.
Every Thursday, 7am-5pm Saint John's Farmers & Flea Market st john fleaFresh produce, bakery bread, homemade pies, seasonal plants and flowers, and independent vendors. Through 11/15. In the parking lot of Saint John's Church on the corner of Hudson St and Broadway. FREE admission.
Every Sunday Untermyer Gardens Conservancy Sunday Tours The gardens are undergoing a dramatic restoration and renaissance. See the greatest Persian garden, the tree-lined Vista down to the Hudson, The Temple of Love with dramatic waterfalls. Check website for tour subject, times and prices. Untermyer Park is at 945 North Broadway.
Every Saturday, 11am-12:15pm:
Chair Yoga and Meditation at Philipse Manor Hall
chair yogaSimple chair yoga and meditation practices can help us release stress, relax, feel healthier and calmer and sleep better. $10 per class; no reservations needed. FREE parking. At 29 Warburton Ave.
Every Thursday, 4:30-6:30pm
Groundwork Hudson Valley's Open Harvest on the Science Barge
groundwork harvestU-Pick Produce and FREEPublic Tours. Suggested donations listed for selected produce. The Barge is at 99 Dock St, on the Hudson just north of the Yonkers Pier.

What's Happening at the Racquet Club:

The Racquet Club is a year-round private membership organization nestled in the Park Hill section of Yonkers. Established as the Park Hill Country Club in 1892, it is a family club beautifully situated on 2+ acres, welcoming members from many diverse backgrounds. The Club has 4 clay tennis courts, a pool, vintage bowling lanes, kids' playgroup, and social events year-round (see upcoming events below). Interested in joining? Check out the website or contact the Membership Committee at ParkHillRacquetClub@gmail.com. Most events are members only but non-members are welcome at specific events and will be noted as such.  Details are on website. 

Calendar Compiled by Jane McAfee

Jane McAfee, ABR, ASP, e-PRO, SFR, SRES, GREEN

Associate Real Estate Broker Houlihan Lawrence 55 E Grassy Sprain Rd, Yonkers 10710 Cell: 914-262-8836 www.JaneMcAfee.com

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