PEEKSKILL N.Y. -- The Field Library will present Hudson Valley Llamas, a special Library Live program, on Thursday, Aug. 20 at 6:30 p.m.
The event will feature real, live llamas at the library along with experts from Hudson Valley Llamas to tell you all about the gentle animals.
This chance to get up close and personal with real, live llamas at the library is presented by Library ...
PEEKSKILL, N.Y. -- The Field Library will present "Spellbinding Stories and Tale Waggers" on Aug. 13 at 6:30 p.m.
The special program will feature oral storytellers sharing both old tales from faraway lands mixed with jokes and is appropriate for listeners ages 4 and up.
Refreshments will follow the program. For a complete list of upcoming programs, visit www.fieldkids.wordpress.com.
PEEKSKILL, N.Y. -- "Go Set A Watchman" is the one book on the top of every Peekskill residents summer reading list.
The book, written by Harper Lee, has set a record for most holds by public readers, according to the Westchester Library System.
On Tuesday, the county's system, which includes 38 member libraries, reported 602 holds on its 238 hardcover and paperback copies of ...
PEEKSKILL, N.Y. -- The Field Library is offering a woodworking class for teens on Aug. 4 at 3:30 p.m.
The hands-on project is open to middle and high school aged teens and will be led by a local woodworker and craftsman. All supplies are included in the free class.
To register or for more information, contact the library at (914)-737-0010 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
PEEKSKILL, N.Y. -- The Field Library will be holding a free Kaplan SAT and ACT Test Practice and Preparation Session on Aug. 8 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Students can prepare for the real test with a practice test; find out the differences between the ACT and SAT; know exactly what to expect on test day; get a complete analysis of their results; and learn exclusive strategies to improve ...
PEEKSKILL, N.Y. -- The Field Library in Peekskill will present Trash to Treasure: An Upcycled Art Experience in the Field Gallery from Aug. 6 to Sept. 6.
During July, author and artist Jasmine Johnson guided students from the Peekskill Youth Bureau in a series of workshops that encouraged the use of recycled and environmentally sustainable materials in the creation of art and writing.
PEEKSKILL, N.Y. – The Field Library will spice things up with an exploration of Indian cuisine by local cookbook author Rinku Bhattacharya.
The cooking demonstration, tasting and book signing will take place between 6:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.
A Gourmand Award-winning writer and “Spice Chronicles” blogger, Bhattacharya will prepare family-friendly recipes from her latest book, “Spices ...
PEEKSKILL, N.Y. -- Tweens and teens are invited to learn the basics of babysitting on Saturday, Aug. 1, at Peekskill’s Field Library.
The free workshop for boys and girls in 5th through 12th grades is scheduled from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the library, located at 4 Nelson Ave. Registration is required.
Participants will learn about their rights and responsibilities, the parents’ role, ...
PEEKSKILL, N.Y. -- The New York-Presbyterian/Hudson Valley Hospital will present a Hand Therapy Lecture at The Field Library on Wednesday, July 22 at 6:30 p.m.
The lecture will educate listeners on common hand conditions that many suffer from, as well as tips on how to conservatively manage these symptoms. Techniques on how to use the hands in a way that decreases the load on the small ...
PEEKSKILL, N.Y. -- Kids will have the chance for a face-to-face encounter with snakes, lizards and more when The Field Library presents Animal Encounters with Bruce Lowder at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 6.
Animal Encounters is free and aimed at animal lovers ages 7 and up. Younger children must sit with their parents.
For more information, contact the library at (914) 737-0847.