Briarcliff Bond Vote
The vote, which is to get the community’s approval for to address mandatory field work and asbestos removal, will be held at Todd Elementary School from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday. Residents can find more information about the vote on the Briarcliff Manor School District website at under the Athletic Fields Restoration icon on the homepage. Residents may also ask questions by contacting Assistant Superintendent for Finance and Operations Stuart Mattey at 941-8880 ext. 4016 or by emailing him at firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information, click here
Briarcliff Board of Trustees Meeting
The Briarcliff Manor Board of Trustees will hold its regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 21 at 7:30 p.m. in Village Hall. Included on the agenda is a tax certiorari and an authorization for Village Manager Philip Zegarelli to “execute a stipulated settlement agreement with police officer A.” For the full agenda, click here.
Martin Luther King Holiday Camp at WeeZee World
Join a full-and half-day camp for kids when school’s out with this Mission Impossible themed day camp for Monday, Jan. 20 at WeeZee World in Chappaqua. Fun Zone at WeeZee World of “Yes I Can!” was voted 2013 Best Indoor Play Space. Children ages 4-12 years old (grouped by age) will have the chance to play all day in this 18,000 square foot kids gym that features a range of sensory science equipment and activities. Children are fully supervised by trained “Sensory Fitness Coaches” and will participate in theme day activities including, sports, music, art projects and edible creations, as well as water fun in the Rainforest Room (pack a swimsuit). Full-day campers can pack a lunch or purchase lunch on site. Space is limited so early reservations are recommended. Pricing varies depending on drop off/pick up time. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. for non-members is $65. Call WeeZee at 914-752-2100 or access the online registration form at http://www.weezeeworld.com/FunZone_Application.pdf.
Pleasantville Loves Yarn
Pleasantville Loves Yarn (PLY) is a group of knitters and fiber lovers who meet at the library to learn from each other and enjoy each others company. PLY welcomes all skill levels and any fiber/yarn hobby (knitters, crocheters, spinners, weavers, etc.). Bring whatever you're working on and share your knowledge or learn from the group. This week, they meet Wednesday, Jan. 22 at 1 p.m. in the Mount Pleasant Public Library.
Vik Muniz's Waste Land at The Jacob Burns Film Center
Filmed over nearly three years, Waste Land (2010) follows artist Vik Muniz as he journeys from his home in Brooklyn to his native Brazil, and the world's largest garbage dump located on the outskirts of Rio de Janeiro. There he photographs an eclectic band of “catadores”—self-designated pickers of recyclable materials. His collaboration with these inspiring characters as they recreate photographic images of themselves out of garbage reveals both the dignity and despair of the catadores as they begin to re-imagine their lives. Jacob Burns Film Center will show this film Thursday, Jan. 23 at 7:30 p.m. For more information, click here.