NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- Children ages 5 and up are invited to create presents for holiday giving at the BID Family Day “Make a Gift to Give” Workshop on Saturday, December 14th, from 12:30 – 2:30 pm, at the New Rochelle Public Library. The BID Family Saturdays’ staff from New Rochelle schools, the Department of Parks and Recreation, and the Library, along with teen assistants, will help children ages 5 and older use their creativity to make three lovely presents to give to family and friends this holiday season.
NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- All ages are invited to enjoy a concert of “Songs of the Season” on Sunday, December 15th at 2:00 pm in the Ossie Davis Theater of the New Rochelle Public Library. Musicians Robin Greenstein, (on string instruments), and Barry Wiesenfeld, (on bass and flute), will perform a multi-cultural musical celebration including selections from general Yuletide music, Christmas, Gospel Christmas, Chanukah and Kwanzaa. Songs are sung in various languages and accompanied by different instruments – including jingle bells, and the program includes lots of audience participation.