Stay warm next to a fireplace or learn about about some historic cultural relationships in the county with some of the special programs offered in the area over the coming days.
Cobert Operations Concert
Where/When: on Saturday, Jan. 7 at 10 p.m.
Why go: The five-time Grammy nominee Jon Cobert will be hitting Lucy's stage with Cobert Operations. Cobert plays the piano, organ, accordion, guitar, bass and drums.
Where/When: Mount Pleasant Town Hall (1 Town Hall Plz., Valhalla) on Thursday, Jan. 5 at 7:30 p.m.
Why go: The Mount Pleasant Historical Society is hosting an event featuring William Pisani, author of An American Experience, which focuses on tensions between Irish-American and Italian-American families in Westchester. He is also the former White Plains building commissioner. Refreshments will be served.
Where/When: on Friday, Jan. 6 at 4:30 p.m.
Why go: Enjoy a Shabbat adventure in your pajamas at the Briarcliff Manor synagogue. In addition to books and dinner, there will be a scavenger hunt for you and your friends. Open to all.
Where/When: on Saturday, Jan. 7 at 11 a.m.
Why go: Take your toddler (up to kindergarten age) over to the library for music program "Over the Moon" that incorporates movements for children and their adults.
Open Gym at the JCC
Why Go: Do you need a warm, indoor space for your preschooler to frolic? The Rosenthal JCC is offering an active afternoon of fun. Parental supervision required.
Price: Free for members, $5 non-member child
Where/When: (1600 Spring Valley Rd., Ossining) on Friday, Jan. 6 from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.
Why go: Check out Teatown's Carriage House and stay warm next to the roaring fireplace for a winter-themed story hour, followed by a visit with one of the animal ambassadors and a short outdoor walk (for children ages four to seven, with an adult). This program will take place every Friday in January. call 762-2912 ext. 110 for more information or to make a reservation.
Pricing: $5 per child, free for adults