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Calendar of Events

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Join At Home on the Sound to take advatage of great programs!Join At Home on the Sound to take advatage of great programs!

A membership to At Home on the Sound entitles you to participate in all of our programs, classes, trips and events. See what we offer:




OCTOBER EVENTS


Conversation on Islam by Dr. HassanConversation on Islam by Dr. Hassan
Tuesday, October 28, 3:30 – 5:00pm

We are delighted to have Dr. Mahjabeen Hassan join us for this discussion of Islam. She will also share stories about her Pakistani origins and her volunteer efforts at Ground Zero after 9/11. Dr. Hassan is a plastic surgeon practicing in Westchester. She is the Chairperson of the American Muslim Women’s Association and an expert on the Koran.  This program is free and open to the public. Refreshments served at 3:30, program begins at 4:00pm.

Where: Larchmont Avenue Church, Russell Hall, 60 Forest Park Ave, Larchmont

To reach Russell Hall, use the Forest Park Avenue door of the church near Wendt Avenue (not the door near Larchmont Avenue). Russell Hall is directly inside the door. Parking is available on Larchmont Avenue, Forest Park Avenue, and Wendt Avenue.


Out and About: A Gentleman's Guide to Love and MurderOut and About: A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder
Wednesday, October 29, 12:00 noon departure for 2:00pm curtain

This show, which won four 2014 Tony Awards including Best Musical, stars the incomparable Jefferson Mays. In the New York Times Charles Isherwood wrote, "Mr. Mays sings, dances, ice-skates, bicycles and generally romps through some eight roles — flipping among personas male, female and somewhere in between — at a pace that sets your head spinning."

$125 per person covers ticket and round trip bus transportation from the At Home on the Sound parking lot. Bring a snack for the bus. This trip is currently sold out; call now to add your name to the waiting list: 94/899-3150.

Some of the expense of this trip is being offset by a generous contribution from Morris and Florence Bender Foundation, Inc.

Where: Walter Kerr Theatre, 219 W. 48th Street, New York, NY


Of Interest in the Community: 16th Annual Stein Lecture on Alzheimer’s DiseaseOf Interest in the Community: 16th Annual Stein Lecture on Alzheimer’s Disease
Wednesday, October 29, 4:30pm - 7:00pm

Dr. Peter Rabins of Johns Hopkins School of Medicine will be the keynote speaker at this panel discussion. Dr. Rabins is an expert in helping patients and families cope with dementia and depression in the elderly. He is the author of “The 36-Hour Day“, “Practical Dementia Care,” “The Why of Things,” and “Getting Old Without Getting Anxious”. The panel will include our own director, Elaine Weingarten. Following the program there will be a cocktail reception honoring the work of At Home on the Sound. There is no cost to attend this event, however space is limited. Secure your seat by October 20th by calling Jeanette Cohen at 914-864-5172. If you need transportation call At Home on the Sound: 914/899-3150.

Where: Tisch Auditorium, Sarah Neuman Center, 845 Palmer Avenue Mamaroneck


Open Bocce PlayOpen Bocce Play
Thursday, October 30, 10:30am

This is the very last chance this year to try your hand at bocce. Come enjoy a fall morning out of doors and socialize with fellow At Home members. You need no experience to participate. Everyone that has played so far has told us what fun they’ve had. Please call the office if you will be coming: 914/899-3150. 

Where: Mamaroneck Senior Center - VFW Post 1156, 1288 Boston Post Road, Larchmont




NOVEMBER EVENTS



Gentle Chair Yoga with SandraGentle Chair Yoga with Sandra
Monday, November 3, 10:00 - 11:00 am

Our yoga instructor Sandra Bernstein specializes in yoga for older adults. This class is appropriate for men and women at all fitness levels. Just for At Home on the Sound members.  $10 payable to instructor. 

Where: United Methodist Church, 546 East Boston Post Road, Mamaroneck


German Conversation Group resumesGerman Conversation Group resumes
Tuesday, November 4, 2:00 - 4:00pm

Kommen Sie und sprechen Deutsch mit uns!  The German conversation group meets for socializing and conversation in German. Enjoy coffee and a slice of kuchen while sharing stories and discussing topics of mutual interest.  Call the office for the location address.

Where: Private home in Larchmont


Current Events over BreakfastCurrent Events over Breakfast
Thursday, November 6, 9:00am

Please note the breakfast dates have shifted this month due to Thanksgiving. Come to the diner for a hot breakfast and a thoughtful, moderated discussion of local, national and international issues. For At Home on the Sound members only. $10 including tax and tip.

Where: Nautilus Diner, 1240 West Boston Post Road Mamaroneck


Of Interest in the Community: The Garden Club of Larchmont Annual LuncheonOf Interest in the Community: The Garden Club of Larchmont Annual Luncheon
Thursday, November 6, 11:30am

The Garden Club of Larchmont has asked us to share the following:

“Meet John Bartram”
Historical re-enactor Kirk Brown will impersonate the early American botanist, horticulturist, and explorer, John Bartram (1699-1777) in this delightful program with lunch – all to raise funds for the work of the Garden Club. Bartram is considered the father of American botany and is renowned for sending seeds from the New World back to European gardeners. Lunch and entertainment is $55 per person. RSVP by October 30 by phoning Jeanne Kiernan at 834-1132. At Home on the Sound is unable to provide transportation to this event.

Where: Larchmont Shore Club, One Oak Bluff, Larchmont

Gentle Chair Yoga with SandraGentle Chair Yoga with Sandra
Monday, November 10, 10:00am – 11:00am

Don’t let the cooler weather make you feel stiff or achy.  Come to Gentle Yoga for some easy stretching and relaxing breath exercises to help keep you limber. No experience necessary. $10 payable to instructor.

Where: United Methodist Church, 546 East Boston Post Road, Mamaroneck


Classical Music Past and PresentClassical Music Past and Present
Monday, November 10, 3:30 - 5:00pm

Join us for this program by Paul Schwendener, the Executive Director of the All-Star Orchestra. This program is free and open to the public. Refreshments served at 3:30, program begins at 4:00pm. Please note, our two public lectures have been switched to Mondays for the month of November.

Where: Russell Hall, Larchmont Avenue Church, 60 Forest Park Ave, Larchmont

To reach Russell Hall, use the Forest Park Avenue door of the church near Wendt Avenue (not the door near Larchmont Avenue). Russell Hall is directly inside the door. Parking is available on Larchmont Avenue, Forest Park Avenue, and Wendt Avenue.


Medicare Workshop with Christine RandolphMedicare Workshop with Christine Randolph
Tuesday, November 11, 2:00 pm

If you have Medicare and would like to change coverage your opportunity to do so runs through December 7. Now is the time to learn about your options. Christine Randolph will offer this Medicare workshop for our members and our volunteers. She will show you how to match your health care needs with the appropriate plan. This program is very popular each time we offer it. RSVP by Thursday, November 6: 914-899-3150.

Where: At Home on the Sound offices, 545 Tompkins Avenue, 3rd Floor, Mamaroneck


Common Mistakes in Estate PlanningCommon Mistakes in Estate Planning
Wednesday, November 12, 3:00 pm

We are pleased to offer this informative seminar with Littman Krooks attorney  Amy O'Hara. Ms. O’Hara will cover topics including asset protection, advance directives and planning for home care. There will be plenty of time to ask questions. Ms. O’Hara’s practice covers estate planning and administration, trust administration, guardianships, special needs planning, elder law, and veterans’ benefits. Space is limited. If you will be attending, please let us know as soon as possible but no later than Monday, November 10: 914/899-3150

Where: At Home on the Sound office, 545 Tompkins Avenue, 3rd Floor, Mamaroneck


Meeting of the Board of DirectorsMeeting of the Board of Directors
Thursday, November 13, 7:30pm

Where: At Home on the Sound office, 545 Tompkins Avenue, 3rd Floor, Mamaroneck


Gallery Tour: Hilda Green Demsky RetrospectiveGallery Tour: Hilda Green Demsky Retrospective
Friday, November 14, 1:30pm

Just for At Home on the Sound members and volunteers, long-time Larchmont resident Hilda Green Demsky is offering a gallery talk and private tour of this exhibit which spans six decades of paintings.  Hilda will speak about her travels and all things that have inspired her work  - dance, ecology, the cosmos and even local parks. Light refreshments served.  Call by Monday, November 10 if you would like to attend. 899-3150.

Where: Mamaroneck Artists Guild, 126 Larchmont Avenue, Larchmont

(Pictured: "Dreams of Autumn"  oil on canvas by Hilda Green Demsky. Reproduced with permission of the artist. )


Gentle Chair Yoga with SandraGentle Chair Yoga with Sandra
Monday, November 17, 10:00am – 11:00am

Sandra says, "If you can breathe you can do yoga. The beauty of practicing yoga as we age is its ability to adapt poses and techniques to fit you and your body at that very moment."  $10 payable to instructor.

Where:  United Methodist Church, 546 East Boston Post Road, Mamaroneck


Robert Viagas, Theater JournalistRobert Viagas, Theater Journalist
Monday, November 17, 3:30 - 5:00pm

We are very excited to present theater journalist Robert Viagas, who will offer Ten Things You Probably Never Knew About Broadway -- But Wish You Did, a marvelously entertaining program filled backstage stories.

Robert has more than thirty years of experience working on Broadway, mostly with Playbill Inc. and the Tony Awards. This program is free and open to the public. Bring a theater-buff friend along. Refreshments served at 3:30, program begins at 4:00pm. 

Please note that our two November lectures are scheduled for Mondays.

Where: Larchmont Avenue Church, Russell Hall, 60 Forest Park Ave, Larchmont

To reach Russell Hall, use the Forest Park Avenue door of the church near Wendt Avenue (not the door near Larchmont Avenue). Russell Hall is directly inside the door. Parking is available on Larchmont Avenue, Forest Park Avenue, and Wendt Avenue.


Dine-About: Alvin & FriendsDine-About: Alvin & Friends
Tuesday, November 18, 12:30pm


Enjoy the company of fellow At Home members at this lunch of contemporary, Southern-inspired cuisine with a dash of a Caribbean flare. Alvin & Friends was voted a 2014 “Best of Westchester” restaurant by Westchester Magazine.  Our three course menu will be: choice of soup of the day or salad; Jerk Chicken Panini, Smoked Turkey Wrap, or Fried Catfish Po’ Boy; bread pudding for dessert; coffee or tea.

$24 per person includes tax and tip. RSVP by Monday, November 10: 914/899-3150. 

Where: Alvin & Friends, 14 Memorial Highway New Rochelle


Out and About: Henri Matisse - The Cut-OutsOut and About: Henri Matisse - The Cut-Outs
Wednesday, November 19, 9:45am departure; approximate return 4:00pm

The largest and most extensive presentation of the Matisse cut-outs ever mounted, this show also includes a selection of related drawings, prints, stained glass and textiles. The last time New York audiences were treated to an in-depth look at the cut-outs was in 1961. 

Round trip coach bus transportation from At Home on the Sound, lunch at MoMA, and guided tour of the exhibit: $75 per person. RSVP by Monday, November 3rd. 914/899-3150.

Where: The Museum of Modern Art, 11 West 53rd Street, New York

Some of the expense of this trip is being offset by a generous contribution from Morris and Florence Bender Foundation, Inc. Additional financial assistance for the cost of tickets is available for members who qualify. Contact Elaine Weingarten in strictest confidence at 914/899-3150.

Mahjong with ElaineMahjong with Elaine
Wednesday, November 19, 2:00pm

Elaine will lead another fun mahjong session. Come to socialize and learn the game or remember the game if you haven't played for a while. RSVP: 899-3150. This program is open to our members and to our volunteers.

Where: At Home on the Sound office, 545 Tompkins Avenue, 3rd Floor, Mamaroneck


Movie: Jersey BoysMovie: Jersey Boys
Wednesday, November 19, 2:30pm – 4:30pm

Directed by Clint Eastwood and based on the hit Broadway musical, “Jersey Boys” follows the formation, struggles and successes of 1960s group The Four Seasons.  Rated R for language. Free.

Where: Larchmont Village Center (behind the Library) 119 Larchmont Avenue, Larchmont
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Current Events over BreakfastCurrent Events over Breakfast
Thursday, November 20, 9:00am

At Home on the Sound member Bob Hiden moderates this discussion group. Your choice of hot breakfast is $10 including tax and tip. Please note the breakfast dates have shifted this month due to Thanksgiving.

Where: Nautilus Diner, 1240 West Boston Post Road Mamaroneck


Gentle Chair Yoga with SandraGentle Chair Yoga with Sandra
Monday, November 24, 10:00am – 11:00am

Sandra says, “The rhythmic and mindful breathing helps you feel lighter and rejuvenated." Try this class and see what a different it makes in your daily life! $10 payable to instructor.

Where: United Methodist Church, 546 East Boston Post Road, Mamaroneck


Office is closed for ThanksgivingOffice is closed for Thanksgiving
Wednesday, November 26, 2:00pm - Friday, November 28, 10:00 am

At Home on the Sound office will close for the Thanksgiving holiday at 2:0pm on Wednesday. We will re-open on Friday, October 28 at 10:00am.  Please give us ample notice to arrange any rides you need during the first two weeks of December.  Enjoy your holiday!





SAVE THE DATE!


At Home on the Sound Holiday PartyAt Home on the Sound Holiday Party
Monday, December 15, 4:00 - 6:00 pm

Get ready to celebrate the holiday season with the entire At Home on the Sound family - members, volunteers, staff and board. Hearty hot and cold appetizers, desserts, and more.  Details to follow.

Where: United Methodist Church, 546 East Boston Post Road, Mamaroneck 


Our Fourth Annual Spring GalaOur Fourth Annual Spring Gala
Thursday, April 30, 2015 6:00 pm

Our Spring Gala sells out every year. Mark your calendar now and look forward to another wonderful community event: cocktails, dinner, and chance raffle in a lovely setting on the water.

Where: Hampshire Country Club, 1025 Cove Road, Mamaroneck




KEEP IN MIND...


At Home on the Sound Public  Programs on LMC-TVAt Home on the Sound Public Programs on LMC-TV
Wednesday/Thursday- 6pm, midnight, 6am noon

Thanks to our volunteer videographers, if you've missed attending our Wednesday public programs at Saints John and Paul, you can watch the broadcasts on LMC-TV: Cablevision channel 75 or FiOs channel 36 every Wednesday at 6:00pm and repeated at midnight, then on Thursdays at 6:00am and noon.

Book Delivery in Larchmont and MamaroneckBook Delivery in Larchmont and Mamaroneck

The Friends of the Larchmont Public Library will deliver books to any homebound library card holder. Call (914) 834-2281 and ask for Reference.

The Mamaroneck Public Library offers the same service for patrons in Mamaroneck Village. Contact Carolyn at the Circulation Desk for more information. (914) 698-1250 ext 5.


Mall Walking at The Westchester in White PlainsMall Walking at The Westchester in White Plains
Tuesdays and Fridays throughout the year, 8:00am - 10:00 am

The Westchester Mall in White Plains is open every Tuesday and Friday from 8:00 am to 10:00 am for indoor walking. Admission is free and parking is validated. To join, sign up at the horse fountain plaza near Crate & Barrel on Retail Level Two. For more information call the Westchester County Parks Department at: (914) 231-4645.




  

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