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Live Auction Item Preview – 2016 Harvest Table Fall Fundraiser

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Lot # Description Opening Bid
1 Wellfleet Preview

A Week’s Vacation in Wellfleet, MA

Enjoy a week in Wellfleet, MA on Cape Cod during the dependably lovely “shoulder season” of late spring and early fall. Rest easy in a lovely mid-century modern home located off a dirt road in the National Seashore, on one of the most beautiful kettle ponds on the Outer Cape.

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$1,000
2 paddle-preview

Paddle Party for Twenty at Bedford Golf & Tennis

One of KVL’s most popular items in years past! Grab 19 of your friends for some fun on and off the court. Party includes beer and burgers.

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$275
3 New York Rangers

Experience the Excitement of the New York Rangers

You and a companion will get the chance to see the New York Rangers in action versus the Florida Panthers, Sunday November 20. These are great seats!

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$100
4 Waccabuc CC

Golf Foursome with Lunch at Waccabuc Country Club

Enjoy a round of golf with three of your buddies at the beautiful 18-hole championship Waccabuc Country Club. A delicious lunch on the terrace overlooking the first tee is included.

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$400
5 sleeping-beauty

New York City Ballet Dress Rehearsal and Backstage Tour

Treat yourself to an experience few ballet fans ever enjoy: orchestra seats at a dress rehearsal of the New York City Ballet, a backstage tour, and the take-home keepsake of a pair of signed toe shoes from a principal ballerina! The dress rehearsal is the final opportunity for the dancers to try on their costumes, work with the props and scenery, and perform the steps on the stage in full lighting. This experience can accommodate up to 4 people.

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$280
6 crescent-pearl-diamond-necklace

A Stunning Diamond and Pearl Crescent-Shaped Necklace

Get your holiday shopping for that “special someone” done early! This gorgeous, custom-crafted necklace features a 1” long pendant composed of small diamonds set in 22k gold bezels and arranged in crescent design, from which dangles a drop-shaped freshwater pearl. Gold-filled chain with jump-rings allows lengths of 16”, 17”, and 18”.

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$200
7 Bordeaux Villa

Spend a Week in a Spectacular Stone Villa in Bordeaux

C’est magnifique! Spend a relaxing and memorable week at this spectacular, spacious, centuries-old stone villa in Bordeaux, France! An oasis of beauty and tranquility in the heart of wine country. The Villa Le Priotlet is dramatically situated on the banks of the Dordogne River — just 15 minutes east of the UNESCO World Heritage site of Saint-Emilion, which has been producing some of the world’s best wine since Roman times. The villa has 4 bedrooms and 3-1/2 bathrooms, and comfortably sleeps 8 people. Available in 2017 before May 15th and after Sept. 15th.

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$1,700

PERSPECTIVES

 

The Art of Floyd Rappy.

Come to the Opening Reception on Friday evening, July 15 at 7pm

The exhibit will be on view for the month of July.

 

 

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Xpress–a new collective showcase for writers, poets, graphic artists…

Meet in the YA area on the
last Wednesday of June, July, and August
come between 4 and 6 o’clockX_PRESS (1)

GONE FISHING!

Fishing Workshop Saturday June 25th at 11:00 am (In the Children’s Room). fishing-kidsVolunteers from the Sportsmen’s Club of Northern Westchester will be here to answer questions and tell you everything you need to know! Learn about local fishing holes. Learn fishing basics such as how to hook your line and bait your hook! Join the instructor at a local fishing pond to test your new skills! Fishing Rods and Tackle Boxes are available to checkout with an active library card!

THE CIRCUS IS COMING! ! !

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Come to the Summer Reading Kick Off
Thursday June 23 at 1pm
Our Summer Reading Kickoff will be celebrated with the National Circus Project! Come and watch spectacular circus arts (no animals involved). Stay and register for the Summer Reading Challenge.
We will continue the celebration throughout the summer with various Circus Workshops led by performers from the National Circus Project.
Thursdays 4:15 to 5pm
July 7, 14, and 21
Sign up for an exciting series of hands-on workshops in age-appropriate skills. Participants can try juggling, plate spinning, balancing, diablo manipulation and more! This program is for children entering 2 through 5 grade.
Space is limited. Registration is required.

[We Are Getting Divorced] What Will Happen to the Kids?

Friday June 17, from 12 to 1pm the library is hosting the first of three lectures on the difficult subject of Family Law and Divorce. This first lecture focuses on the state laws regarding children. [Presentation by Law Office of Elizabeth A. Douglas PLLC]Divorce&FamilyLaw

“LGBTQ 101” workshop at KVL

CL New Logo_HRKVL partners with WJCS’ Center Lane to offer a program

“LGBTQ 101”

The LGBTQ 101 workshop is an introduction to Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual, Transgender and Questioning concepts and terminology. Participants will actively participate in the presentation, and will learn the differences between sexual orientation and gender identity.

 

This program is in two parts and will run for approximately an hour.

Date: Monday June 13th at Katonah Village Library

Time: For Youth ages 13-21, 4:30pm

Time: For Parents or people over 21, 6:30pm

 

About WJCS (Westchester Jewish Community Services) Founded in 1943, WJCS is one of the largest non-sectarian, not-for-profit human services agencies in Westchester. They support 20,000 Westchester residents annually to meet challenges and achieve personal success. Services include mental health treatment, a network of child and youth development initiatives, programs for people with disabilities and autism, homecare, services for older adults, and privately funded programs for the Jewish community.

About Center Lane:  WJCS’ Center Lane is the only LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Questioning) youth and community education center in Westchester. Celebrating its 20th year, Center Lane serves close to 500 diverse LGBTQ youth, ages 13 to 21, and their allies. A professional staff and committed group of volunteers work with youth to plan and provide recreational activities, workshops on topics of interest to participants, advocacy events, and leadership training. Emotional and social support is offered through individual, group and family counseling. Program youth have the important opportunity to spend time with peers in a supportive, fun, safe and caring environment.