South End Civic League to Meet Monday April 14, 2014


Meeting Notice

The South End Civic League will meet on Monday April 14, 2014 at the New Rochelle YMCA on Weyman Avenue at 7:30 p.m.

Presentation by Library Board Members on the proposed budget for this year.

City Updates from Councilmen Al Tarantino and Lou Trangucci.

Bring your questions.

Elaine Waltz, President

04/13 Eric Jennings To Present Musical Program On Popular Cabaret Star 1:30 PM


NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- “Nancy LaMott and the Composers who Loved Her” is the title of the two-part program to be presented by Professor Eric Jennings on Sunday, April 13 and 27, from 1:30 – 3:30 pm, in the Ossie Davis Theater of the New Rochelle Public Library.

04/26 The Silent Movies To Be Celebrated With Film Festival And Bus Trip 1 PM


ThanhouserTripticNEW ROCHELLE, NY -- New Rochelle was the site of a nationally-famous, pioneering movie company from 1909 to 1918.

04/03 Three Film Versions Of Shakespeare’s The Taming Of The Shrew Begins at NRPL


NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The New Rochelle Council on the Arts’ Sound Shore Shakespeare Festival returns in April to celebrate the 450th anniversary of the birth of the Bard of Avon.  The Sound Shore Shakespeare Festival will run from April 3rd to 30th, with a variety of Shakespeare-themed events planned, including films, concerts, lectures and performances.

New Rochelle Public Library Celebrates Women’s History Month


The New Rochelle Public Library celebrates Women’s History Month with three unique tributes to exceptional women.

02/27 New Rochelle Public Library Town Meeting (Rescheduled) 7 PM


The New Rochelle Public Library will hold a Town Meeting at the Ossie Davis Theater on Thursday, February 27, 2014 from 7:00 - 8:00 pm.

Light refreshments will be served 6:30 - 6:50 pm.

The Ossie Davis Theater is located inside the New Rochelle Public Library at 1 Library Plaza on Lawton Street in downtown New Rochelle

02/03 Town Meeting To Focus On The Library’s Future 7:00 PM


NRLibraryIn developing a Five-Year Strategic Plan that will allow the New Rochelle Public Library (NRPL) to best meet the needs of its ever-changing community, the library is inviting residents to an open Town Meeting on Monday, February 3, at 7:00 pm.

02/02 Norman Rockwell To Be Subject Of Author Talk At Library


Author Jane PetrickNEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The author of a new book on Norman Rockwell, entitled Hidden in Plain Sight: The Other People in Norman Rockwell’s America, will be speaking at the New Rochelle Public Library on S