ARMONK, N.Y. – Residents can register now for a Community Reading Festival in progress now through Nov. 20 at the North Castle Public Library.
Register for Community Reading Festival or other library activities on the library website or by calling 914-273-3887. Other library activities in October include
- A “Bookshare” gathering will be held towards the conclusion of the Community Reading Festival for all participants to exchange thoughts and opinions on the books read during the two months.
- Voice actor Alan Sklar gives a dramatic reading of Edgar Alan Poe's "The Pit and the Pendulum" at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 25.
- Lisa Ragano will discuss the latest bestsellers and book titles at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 27.
- Mary Johnson leads a six week writing at 6:30 p.m. starting Oct. 26.
- “Biodiversity in a fragmented world: an ecological story of the Atlantic forest biodiversity hotspot in Bahia, Brazil,” is the topic at 6:30 on Thursday, Oct. 29.
- Art Series with Professor Valerie Franco at 7 p.m. Oct. 28. The discussion focuses on Filippino Lippi. Lippi's mural work for the de Medici family placed him in the upper strata of Florentine painters including Botticcelli and Ghirlandaio.
- Friday Night Films with Professor Valerie Franco takes place at 7 p.m. on Friday Oct. 23. The film will be "The Girl on a Bicycle."
- Italian horror movies, called the genre Giallo, will be explored at 7 p.m. on Friday: Oct. 30.
- Italian Language and Culture with MaraDeMateo takes place at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 20 and Oct. 27.
- Bridge with Joel Goren (not for beginners) is at 1 p.m. on Saturdays, Oct. 24 and Oct. 31.
- The Knitting Circle is from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays. This group is open to everyone who has an interest in knitting.
- Practice Tai Chi with Larry Atille Saturdays at 10:30 a.m. Oct. 24 and Oct. 31.
- Chair Yoga with Alka Kaminer takes place at 1 p.m. on Wednesday Oct. 28.
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