Community Links

Around and About Bedford New York – is a privately supported activity for Bedford residents and others who have an interest in
our town. The site is not sponsored nor supported by a government agency. Town information, community groups and
activities are listed.

Bedford, Town of – The Hamlets of Katonah Village,  Bedford Hills and Bedford are contained within the Town of Bedford.
See Parks & Recreation Department below for year-round activities & summer camp information.
What’s New – latest town announcements
Recreation & Parks 2011 Fall/Winter Brochure
Town Board Meeting Agendas
Wetlands Control Commission Agenda
Planning Board Agenda
Click here for all town meeting agendas & town board minutes

Bedford Area Movie Theaters

Bedford Audubon Society – is a local chapter of the National Audubon Society. Promotes environmental education, grassroots activism, public and private conservation efforts.

Bedford Central School District

Bedford Community Theatre – presents theater productions at the Bedford Hills Community House.

Bedford Farmer’s Club

Bedford Free Library

Bedford Hills Free Library

Bedford Historical Society

Bedford-Katonah Patch – online hyper-local news and community events website.

Bedford Pound Ridge Record Review – local news for Towns of Bedford (includes Katonah hamlet) & Pound Ridge.

Westchester Bee – Line Bus Schedules & Route Maps

Caramoor Center for Arts and Music – home to the Caramoor Annual International Music Festival, as well as other programs celebrating arts and music year-round. House museum and gardens are also open for viewing.

Community Center of Northern Westchester (formerly Community Center of Katonah) – offers food to needy families, free clothing (donated by neighbors) as well as second-language classes, computer-training sessions, job counseling, school supplies, and special holiday meals and gifts.

The Daily Bedford – hyper-local online news and community events website.

Energize Bedford – comfort and savings for your home. Also see Bedford2020. – community, environment & sustainability.

Foreign Policy Association Great Decisions Group – Katonah Chapter – meets regularly at the Katonah Village Library and sponsors a guest speaker series.

John Jay Homestead – John Jay Homestead State Historic Site is the home and farm of John Jay, one of America’s principal Founding Fathers. It is open for hourly tours April through November and has educational and public programs.

The Journal News – Westchester newspaper

MTA Metro-North Railroad Schedules – use the Harlem line to get to Katonah Village or Bedford Hills

Lasdon Park, Arboretum & Veterans Memorial

Muscoot Farm

National Weather Service Forecast – Katonah

Katonah Art Center – offers fine art instruction for all ages and skill levels.

Katonah Chamber of Commerce – is dedicated to furthering Katonah’s strong community spirit by sponsoring activities that enhance the quality of life in the hamlet.

Katonah-Lewisboro School District

Katonah-Lewisboro School District Board of Education – includes agenda(s) of upcoming meetings and minutes of past meetings.

Katonah Village Information Website – (not an official site)

Northeast Westchester Rotary Club (formerly Katonah Rotary Club)

Katonah Volunteer Fire Department – provides fire and rescue service to the residents of Katonah.

Katonah Museum of Art – celebrates the unique pleasures of the visual arts as a non-collecting facility devoted to changing exhibitions and educational programs.

Katonah Poetry Series – hosts guest poets at the Katonah Village Library.

Katonah Village Improvement Society – a community service organization that sponsors, supports, and maintains projects and programs to foster an appreciation for the history and traditions of the Village of Katonah. KVIS holds an annual film series at the Katonah Village Library.

Lasdon Park, Arboretum and Veterans Memorial

Lewisboro Ledger – local newspaper for the town of Lewisboro and the Katonah-Lewisboro School District

Parks & Recreation Department, Town of Bedford – A diverse and dynamic recreation program with activities for residents of all ages and during all seasons is offered through the Recreation and Parks Department under the leadership of recreation professionals. Includes Summer Camp and Pool schedule and rates. 2011 Spring/Summer Recreation & Parks Brochure.

Rainbeau Ridge Farm

Stepping Stones – Dedicated to preserving the historic home of Bill and Lois Wilson, co-founders respectively of Alcoholics Anonymous and Al-Anon Family Groups, and to commemorating their achievements in the field of recovery from alcoholism.

Traffic Information – WHUD511NYHudsonValleyTravelerMapping Westchester County GISNew York Traffic Information – online Westchester County news.

For a more extensive list of local community organizations please go to:
Around and About Bedford New York


U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer

U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand

U.S. Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney, 18th Congressional District

New York State Senator George Latimer, NY Senate District 37

New York State Assemblyman David Buchwald, NYS Assembly District 93

Westchester Legislator Peter B. Harckham, Westchester Legislative District 2






updated 5/17/2013