PELHAM, NY -- Pelham Art Center’s Folk Arts Series continues on Saturday, October 29, 2016 from 2:30-4:30PM with the folk arts celebration of Mexican Day of the Dead (El Día de los Muertos).Read more
NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- As costumed New Rochelle Firefighters made their way through the hallways of the Maria Fareri Children's Hospital, parents’ tense expressions gave way to smiles, as the young patients forgot their surroundings for a few hours aRead more
The Youth Council of the New Rochelle Youth Bureau, Office for the Aging, and New Rochelle Parks & Recreation will sponsor its annual “Halloween Bash” on Wednesday, October 31st from 5-7PM. This special evening is for children ages 2-6 and will be held at the Hugh Doyle Center, 94 Davis Avenue, New Rochelle, NY 10805.
Admission is one canned good which will go towards our Thanksgiving Food Drive. Space is limited. Pre-registration is required. First come, first served basis. Music will be provided as well as pumpkin gathering, face painting, games, costume contest, raffles, crafts, painting, storytelling, and much more.
For registration or additional information, please contact Michelle Oliveros, Senior Youth Worker, at (914) 654-2048, Monday through Friday, 8:30am – 4:30pm; or via email at [email protected]. The deadline for pre-registration is October 26, 2012.Read more
NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- “Day of the Dead” (El Día de los Muertos), a festive observance from Mexico that commemorates the return to earth of deceased family and friends each year, will be observed on November 1st with the opening of an impressive exhibit and festive family program at the Museum of Arts and Culture and Linda Kelly Theater, in the new wing of the New Rochelle High School. The free public event is one of final programs for New Rochelle’s 2012 Big Read of Sun, Stone, and Shadows: 20 Great Mexican Short Stories. The community-wide project, orchestrated by the New Rochelle Public Library, began on September 16th with a Fiesta Grande for Mexican Independence Day and has since involved thousands of New Rochelle adults and young adults in reading and discussing the superb literary collection.Read more