OSSINING, N.Y. A swimming legend attempts to set a record, spinning for cancer awareness and a poetry session highlight the weekend events in Ossining and Briarcliff Manor.
- The Ossining Public Librarys Get Your GED Program, 10 a.m. 12:30 p.m.
Tutors are set to be available for free every Friday in the teen room. For more information, residents are asked to contact Robin Osborne at the Westchester Library System at (914) 231-3237 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Computer Help at the Ossining Public Library, 11 a.m. 1 p.m.
Free drop-in help with computers. Residents can learn how to navigate web pages and create documents in Microsoft programs. For more information, residents are asked to contact Cheryl at 941-2416 ext. 315.
- Story time and Crafts, 11 a.m. 12:30 p.m.
Story time for 2 to 6 year olds with caregivers at the Briarcliff Manor Public Library. Registration is requested.
- The Ossining Public Librarys Photography Class, 1 p.m. 3 p.m.
Residents can learn various photography techniques as a part of this weekly class. To register prior to the class, residents are asked to contact Director Jim Farrell at 941-2416 ext. 333.
- Spin for Pediatric Cancer, 8 a.m. 4:30 p.m.
The Pediatric Cancer Club of Briarcliff Manor and Spinsational Fitness Studio are hosting the all day spinning sessions at Spinsational, 450 N. State Road. Donations are $20 for adults and $15 for kids. The donation includes a spin session and raffle ticket. All donations from the event go toward the Pediatric Cancer Club.
- The Shattemuc Yacht Club Hosts an Open House, 3 p.m. 5 p.m.
Learn about the summer sailing academy for ages 9-16, tour the clubhouse and hear about Shattemuc Yacht Club's 150 year history. www.shattemucyc.org. Enter under the Snowden Avenue Bridge from Westerly Road (at the Boathouse Restaurant) and park at the SYC Clubhouse. 914.941.8777 email@example.com
- Freestyle Gold Medalist Visits Ossining, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
2000 Olympic Gold Medalist (50m Freestyle) Anthony Ervin will be in attendance at the Metropolitan Swimming's Diversity Clinic at the Ossining Parks and Recreation, 95 Broadway, Ossining N.Y. Ervin, who auctioned his medal to aid tsunami relief, is the first athlete from a racially diverse background to win gold as an American swimmer. He is currently on the comeback trail and will be swimming the 50m Freestyle to set the first official pool record at the Ossining Aquatics Center.
- Poetry Performance at the Ossining Library, 2 p.m. 5 p.m.
April is here and that means it is National Poetry Month. Come celebrate with The Edna Project, a performance of original music by Liz Queler and Seth Farber, set to the poetry of Edna St. Vincent Millay. The concert will be in the Budarz Theater at the Ossining Public Library.
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