Gym on Wheels Movie for Adults: Love Story The Scarsdale Literary Salon Children’s Author Visit Drop In Crafts for Kids Traditional Tuesday Storytime Coloring for Adults – February 2017 Feraba African Rhythm Tap Company: The Roots of Tap Harriet Tubman Herself: A Performance for Adults and Teens Fruits of the Silk Road Mid Term Study Nights Afternoon Movies for Adults: “It Happened One Night” Kepler’s Search for a Second Earth with NASA Ambassador David High Yoga with Maria Words around the World – Winter 2017 Foreign Film Series Baby Yoga for Pre-Walkers Self Publish with SELF-e The cloudLibrary Coffee, Tea, Baby & Me Monday Morning Tech Time Library Playdate Time for Twos Chess for Children

Gym on Wheels

Wednesday, February 22nd        Age 2:  9:30am-10:00am; Age 3: 10:15am-10:4 5am; Age 4: 11:00am-11:30am

Registration is Required.  Age 2   Age 3   Age 4


Movie for Adults: Love Story

Saturday, February 18th at 2:00 PM

Registration Required

The Scarsdale Literary Salon

Thursday, February 2nd, 7:30 to 9:00 PM

Join us in the Scarsdale Library Scott Room for an evening of great stories, wine, & fitness techniques!

Children’s Author Visit

Meet the author of the Candy Fairies series, Helen Perelman! 

Wednesday, February 1st at 4pm. Click here to register.

Books will be available for purchase and signing from The Voracious Reader.

Drop In Crafts for Kids

Thursday, February 9th

4:00pm - 5:00pm

Ages 3 - 5. Registration is not required.

Traditional Tuesday Storytime

Tuesdays at 4:00pm

January 3, 10, 17, 24, 31

Ages 3 to 6 years old. No registration required.

Coloring for Adults – February 2017

Friday, February 3rd at 3:00 PM - Register
Monday, February 13th at 6:30 PM - Register
Saturday, February 25th at 2:30 PM - Register

Feraba African Rhythm Tap Company: The Roots of Tap

Wednesday, February 15th at 3:30 PM

A multicultural and multi-ethnic performance group, fusing the traditional sounds
and movements of West Africa with the only true American dance form of Tap.

This program is for Adults, Teens and Children Ages 5 & up. 

No registration required.

Harriet Tubman Herself: A Performance for Adults and Teens

Monday, February 6th at 7:00 PM

Registration Required

Fruits of the Silk Road

Sunday, January 29th at 2:00 PM

Presented by the Archaeological Institute of America, Westchester Chapter

Mid Term Study Nights

Tuesday, January 24th and Wednesday, January 25th

The library will remain open late (9-11 PM) for students studying for exams and light snacks will be provided.

Afternoon Movies for Adults: “It Happened One Night”

Friday, January 27th at 1:45 PM

Starring Clark Gable and Claudette Colbert

Kepler’s Search for a Second Earth with NASA Ambassador David High

Wednesday, January 25th at 7:00pm

Ages 10 and up. Teens and Adults Welcome!

Registration is not required.

Through the use of the Kepler telescope, scientists have discovered a planet that is similar to earth.


Yoga with Maria

Session 1: Meditation and Pranayama - Register
Thursday, January 12th at 1:00 PM

Session 2: Chair Yoga - Register
Thursday, January 26th at 1:00 PM

Words around the World – Winter 2017

Euphoria by Lily King - Register
Saturday, January 14th at 11 AM

A Golden Age by Tahmima Anam - Register
Saturday, February 11th at 11 AM

The Dinner by Herman Koch - Register
Saturday, March 18th at 11 AM

Foreign Film Series

War. War never changes.

"Neither Heaven Nor Earth"

Friday, January 6th at 1:45 PM
Wednesday, January 11th at 6:30 PM

"Waltz with Bashir"
Wednesday, February 8th at 6:30 PM
Friday, February 10th at 1:45 PM

Baby Yoga for Pre-Walkers

Enjoy a special time practicing yoga with your baby. This yoga class will integrate stretching, strength building and mindfulness meditation. .

Monday, February 6th at 9:30am

For babies who are not yet walking.

Registration is not required.

Self Publish with SELF-e

SELF-e is a collaboration between Library Journal and BiblioBoard that enables authors and libraries to work together to expose notable self-published ebooks to eager readers looking to discover something new. Simply submit your work and it will be published locally, or perhaps nationally. Call the reference desk for more information.

The cloudLibrary

Scarsdale patrons now have access to the cloudLibrary, an intuitive path to the e-books you want to read. Click here to get started.

Coffee, Tea, Baby & Me

Wednesdays: January 11, 18, 25; February 1, 8, 15; March 1, 8, 15

For new & not-so-new parents of children under age 2. A chance to meet and socialize with other parents.

No registration required.

Monday Morning Tech Time

Mondays 10 AM to 12 PM in the Reference Room

Stop by with your technology related questions, including but not limited to: library eBooks, eAudiobooks, smartphone, & tablet help. Bring any devices related to your questions. Service does not include help with viruses or hardware issues. Please have specific questions ready.

Library Playdate

Tuesday, January 31st at 10:30am

Come on in and play!  Trains, planes and automobiles,  Duplos, Play tents and more! Ages 2-5.  Registration is not required.

Time for Twos

Mondays, January 9,23 and 30 4:00pm.

Stories, songs, and fun for tots ages 24 to 36 months.

This is a ticketed program, limited to the first 20 children to arrive. Tickets can be picked up at the Children's Room desk.

Chess for Children

John Gallagher gives instruction on the strategies of chess. Children must be in grade 1 and up.

This is a ticketed program. Tickets will be handed out beginning at 6pm on the night of the program in the children's room.

Celebrate African American History Month

Attend Harriet Tubman Herself on Monday Feb. 6 at 7 PM. This performance is for adults and teens. Attend Feraba on Wednesday, Feb. 15th at 3:30 PM.. This is an all ages program sure to be enjoyed by Adults, Teens and Children (5+)! Learn more.

Author Gary Belsky

Join us on Sunday, February 5th at 2pm for an afternoon with Gary Belsky, former editor in chief of ESPN The Magazine, as he talks about his New York Times bestseller, “On the Origins of Sports: The Early History and Original Rules of Everybody’s Favorite Games.”  Register and learn more here.

Renovation and Expansion Project Binder

To learn more about the library renovation and expansion project, take a look at Renovation and Expansion Project Binder prepared by Director Elizabeth Bermel and the Scarsdale Library Board. Updates added 11-15-16 to appendix H.

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The Cloud Library offers E-books for all ages, available for use with the iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, Android products, Kindle Fire and Windows PCs. (Kindle users can use Overdrive) Download the app, sign in with your Scarsdale library card and find your book. Click here for more information.

CQ Researcher provides in-depth coverage of the most important issues of the day. The reports are written by journalists, footnoted and fact-checked. Home access limited to Scarsdale Cardholders.

OverDrive is your main resource for downloadable library ebooks and audiobooks. Log in with your Scarsdale Library Card and get access to additional content available only to our patrons. The collection includes over 11,000 eBooks and over 3000 audio books.

Mango is an online language learning platform and is free for all Scarsdale Library patrons. Lessons are available for over 40 different languages. ESL courses are also available. Get started now and learn a new language or prepare for a trip. Home access requires a Scarsdale Library card. is a leading online learning company that helps anyone learn software, technology, creative and business skills to achieve personal and professional goals through a video library of engaging, top-quality courses taught by recognized industry experts.

Museums include the Intrepid, the Guggenheim, and the Frick, among others. Limited to Scarsdale cardholders. Click here to get started. provides live homework help from expert tutors, overnight assignment reviews, and practice tests.  Limited to Scarsdale cardholders.

Consumer Reports Online gives you access to all the ratings, reviews and articles of the magazine, plus frequent updates and a convenient Shop Online feature. Limited to Scarsdale cardholders.