Friday, September 24, 2010

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E-Waste Fundraiser Collection Day

September 25, 2010 – 10:00am – 3:00pm

Greenburgh Town Hall

177 Hillside Avenue

White Plains, New York, 10607


Town of Greenburgh

Work Session Agenda of the Greenburgh Town Board

Tuesday – September 28, 2010 – 9:15 AM

((All Work Sessions are Televised Live on Cablevision Channel 76, Verizon 35 and are streamed live. Work Sessions and Town Board Meetings will be aired each Friday, Saturday and Sunday starting at 7:02am and 4:45pm. Each segment will run for approximately 6 to 7 hours,

depending upon the length of the two meetings.)

09:15 AM Preliminary Budget Meeting: Library

10:15 AM Preliminary Budget Meeting: Purchasing

10:30 AM Warren Avenue

10:55 AM Interview Candidate for Conservation Advisory Council

11:00 AM Special Meeting

11:30 AM Motion for Executive Session by_______2nd by______Vote_____


12:00 AM Preliminary Budget Meeting: Courts


Weekend Highlights
-- 104th Annual Convention and Parade of the Westchester County Volunteer Fireman's Association | Hastings on Saturday, September 25
-- Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band "London Calling: Live in Hyde Park" | Irvington Town Hall Theater
-- Tarrytown's Third Annual Eco-Fair | Warner Library & Patriot's Park, Tarrytown
-- Ardsley Day Street Fair | All Around Ardsley
-- Emma’s Revolution (Pat Humphries and Sandy O.) | Common Ground Coffeehouse @ the First Unitarian Society of Westchester, Hastings
-- Tribute to Michael Brecker with Special Guest Randy Brecker | Irvington Town Hall
and so much more in the area. Visit for details and more events this weekend.

Tribute to Michael Brecker with Special Guest Randy Brecker
Saturday, September 25 @ 8pm, pre-concert talk @ 7:15pm @ Irvington Town Hall
Performed by Westchester Jazz Orchestra: Reserved seating tickets are $35 for adults, $30 for seniors and only $10 for students; subscription and group discounts are available. Tickets on sale at Theater box office, 914-591-6602.

Hastings Friday Night Live:
Music in the Streets! FNL First Anniversary Celebration
Friday, October 1 from 5pm - 8:30pm
Come join the festivities as the streets come alive with music and activities for the entire family with Warburton Avenue will be closed to traffic. Steve Forbert performs at 8:30om at the JHCC, presented by Common Ground Downtown. Visit for a complete guide to the Celebration
Next Month at Greenburgh Nature Center
Go to for more details
- Fall Festival Sunday, October 17 from 1pm – 4pm
Come join us for cider making, scarecrow building and pumpkin carving contests, petting zoo, scavenger hunt, and live music. Special tree climbing/pruning demonstration by Bartlett Tree Experts.
- Scarecrows and Pumpkin Parade Sunday, October 24 from 1pm – 3:30pm
A fun Halloween event for young children. Follow friendly scarecrows along our pumpkin trail. Come in costume and enjoy cider and treats, tattoos and more. "Teach the Children to Save" program information from Country Bank.

Village Tag & Book Sales
The Hastings Public Library Annual BIG Book Sale
Thursday, September 30 - Sunday October 3rd. They are now accepting book donations.

Used Book Sale | Greenburgh Public Library
Friday, October 1 - October 5
The Friends of the Greenburgh Library are now accepting donations for their annual sale which will take place October 1 through October 5. The group is seeking donations that include hardcover books (with dust jacket); paperback books, music CDs and DVDs.

Hastings Village-wide Tag Sale
Saturday, October 2 from 10am - 4pm
Due to popular demand, the Village of Hastings-on-Hudson Parks and Recreation Department will be hosting another village-wide tag sale this fall! For Registration Form (Sorry, Hastings residents only) and more information, contact Brian at or (914) 478-2380, ext. 600.

“A Dry Sale: Like An Old Fashioned Block Party and Garage Sale” | Greenburgh Town Hall
Saturday, October 9 from 11am - 5pm
Proceeds from the event will benefit the town’s youth skating program. If you would like to participate in the garage sale please email Town Clerk Judith Beville. Please reserve your table space by Friday, September 17, 2010. The $50.00 table space fee must be paid by Friday, October 1, 2010. For further information, please call 993-1627.

Garage Sale: Village of Ardsley | Ashford Park
Saturday, October 16 from 9am - 4pm
The Village of Ardsley will hold its annual Garage Sale at the Ashford Avenue Park. (Rain date is October 23, 2010). To participate: You must supply your own table. Your space is 8' x 10' and you are responsible for removing anything left at the end of the day. Set-up time is 8:30 am; vehicles must be removed from area by 9:45. Snack bar will be open. Resident Fee - $20.00 Non-resident Fee $25.00. For more information, please contact our Recreation Department at 693-8012.

Fall Fairs and Festivals, Mark your Calendars
Also check out the Local Events for Halloween Events in the area…..
- September 25: 104th Annual Convention and Parade of the Westchester County Volunteer Fireman's Association in Hastings
- Sunday, September 26: Ardsley Day Street Fair
- Friday, October 1: Hastings Friday Night Live: Music in the Streets!
- Saturday, October 2: Dobbs Ferry Festa
- Saturday, October 2 & Sunday, October 3: Westchester Fine Arts Festival, Tarrytown
- Saturday, October 9 and Sunday, October 10: AQUEFEST
Saturday 25--from

Third Annual Eco-Fair: Co-sponsored by the Tarrytown Environmental Advisory Committee and the Warner Library, the fair will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Patriots Park. Call 631-7734 or visit

Village-Wide Tag Sale: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Deadline to register your address is Sept. 17. Call Tarrytown Recreation at 631-8347.

Wild Food and Ecology Tour: From 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. “Wildman” Steve Brill will lead one of his famous tours at Stone Barns Center for Food and Agriculture in Pocantico Hills. Call 366-6200, ext. 151 or visit

“The Lady With All the Answers”: At 2 p.m. M&M Productions Acting Company will present this play about Ann Landers at the Irvington Public Library. Call 591-7840 for reservations or visit

Music: Inky Glass performs at the Black Cat Café in Irvington at 6 p.m. Call 231-9060 or visit

Jazz Concert: The Westchester Jazz Orchestra honors saxophonist Michael Brecker at 8 p.m. at the Irvington Town Hall Theater. Pre-concert talk at 7:15 p.m. Call 591-6602 or visit

Sunday 26

Annual Bike MS Event: Hosted by the Southern NY Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, the race will begin at 7:30 a.m. sharp in Tarrytown. For ages 12 and up. Preregistration required. Call (212) 463-9791 or e-mail

Family-Friendly Geocaching: At 2 p.m. ages 5 and up can participate in a modern day treasure hunt at the Greenburgh Nature Center in Scarsdale. Call 723-3470 or visit

Kathak Yatra: At 4 p.m. the India Center of Westchester presents “Beauty and the Beast” by Katha Dance Theatre in Minnesota at Irvington Town Hall Theater. Call 299-6059 or visit

Literary Afternoon: At 4:30 p.m. enjoy readings by poets P.H. Liotta and Vivian Shipley at the Hudson Valley Writers’ Center in Sleepy Hollow. Call 332-5953 or visit www.writerscenter

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