The Women’s Leadership Council will present Take A Walk in Her Shoes, a virtual event, Tues., Dec. 7, 6-7:30 p.m. The 2021 Woman of Distinction Awardee will be Taryn Duffy, Vice President of Corporate Communications & Public Affairs, Empire City Casino by MGM Resorts. A panel discussion, Healthcare: Women Leading Through a Crisis will be featured. Event is a fundraiser to support ALICE* Women, Children and Families. $125 includes virtual access and a gratitude gift bag with breads & spreads, wine and a surprise gift that can be picked up curbside. Register at

The IRC (Independent Redistricting Commission) has announced a final statewide Public Hearing on Redistricting Sun., Dec. 5 at 2 p.m. The hearing will be virtual. Register to speak through their meetings page: Watch the livestream by clicking on "watch live" button on their website main page,

SCORE Westchester will present a free webinar Mastering Your Market: What Every Entrepreneur Should Know About Competitive Analysis, Wed., Dec. 8, 12-1 p.m. |Anyone starting a business, and certainly anyone already in business, should learn as much as they can about their markets. Register at

There will be a remote Public Hearing on the proposed Westchester County 2022 Budget Wed., Dec. 8 at 7 p.m. It will be streamed online on the Meeting Calendar section of the website  or via Webex. Register at and check the box “to Listen only” during registration.

County Executive George Latimer has announced a Virtual Celebration honoring the achievements of 44 senior citizens from throughout Westchester County at the 39th Annual Senior Citizens Hall of Fame Awards Fri., Dec. 3  at 11:30 a.m. Honorees for 2021 include Francesco (Frank) Gullusci, Lauren Misimarra and Barbara Stern, all of Rye Brook. The event can be viewed from the website.

The Westchester Historical Society will offer “Westchester’s Holiday Image Makers from Washington Irving to Norman Rockwell”—a virtual program via Zoom Thurs., Dec. 9, 5-6:15 p.m. The exhibition will be presented by Barbara Davis, Westchester County Historical Society Co-Director and New Rochelle City Historian. She will trace the evolution of the traditions, while introducing the Westchester holiday ‘image Makers” and their impact on the holiday observance.  A sampler of celebrations at Westchester’s historic sites will also be highlighted.  To register go to or call the WCHS at 914/231-1437.

Greenwich Hospital will present via Zoom Five Things to Know About Arthritis with David Wei, MD Wed., Dec. 8, 6-7:30 p.m. and Improving Posture with Jason Arismendy, DPT and Veronica Bilenkin, consumer health librarian, 7-8 p.m. and Self-Care: Sound Healing Meditation with Roberta Brown RN Thurs., Dec. 9, 6-7 p.m.  Free. Register at 888/305-9253 or

St. Paul’s National Historic Site will present via Zoom an hour of classical guitar music with Daniel Conant Sat., Dec. 4 at 1 p.m.; an hour of holiday music featuring Alyssa Reit on harp and Peter Reit on French horn along with other musicians Sat., Dec. 11 at 1 p.m.  Register through the Calendar section of their website,

The White Plains Public Library is offering online programs on Zoom including: Morning Storytime, Tuesdays & Thursdays, 11-11:30 a.m., stories and songs for ages 2-6 with a Trove Librarian. Attend the program by accessing Zoom with the date of the program. Evening Storytime, Tues. & Thurs., 6:30-7 p.m., stories and songs for ages 2-6 with a Trove Librarian. Attend the program by clicking the Zoom link for the specific date you wish to attend. Register through Zoom at; Virtual Tech Help Tues., Dec. 7 at 2 p.m. Beginner and advanced users welcome; Zoom Tips and Tricks, Wed., Dec. 8 at 10:30 a.m. Beginners are encouraged; Game Design for Youth, Thurs., Dec. 9 at 4 p.m. Register at

Studio Theater in Exile, physically housed in the Black Box at Hudson Valley MOCA, will be showing Truth Telling in honor of Native American Month. The exhibit can be seen on and for the months of Nov.-Dec.  Free. The exhibit features the works of eight contemporary Indigenous artists: Christi Belcourt, the late T. C. Cannon, Nicholas Galanin Yéil Ya-Tseen, Hock E Aye VI Edgar Heap of Birds, Margaret Jacobs, Rose B. Simpson, Duane Slick and Benjamin West. Their visual truth-telling presents a counter-hegemonic view of Native people. The featured artists, all internationally known, express themselves in conceptual, figurative, multimedia and sculptural genres.

The Picture House in Pelham is presenting virtual screenings of ‘Wildland,” Memory House” and “Final Set.” For information go to

Soul Ryeders has introduced on-demand pre-recorded yoga classes on their website With a variety of classes and themes, there is something for everyone whenever you need it! Classes are 30 minutes or less and include Yoga for Deep Relaxation & Sleep, Yoga for Anxiety & Stress, Yoga for Neuropathy, Post Chemo Yoga, Intro to Self-Care for Caregivers, Yoga for Caregivers and Meditation for Caregivers. Registration is required each time you register for one of these classes. These classes are complimentary, but if you are able, donations are appreciated. For information call 914/412-4884.

Westport Country Playhouse’s “From Concept to Curtain” virtual documentary series is presenting “Telling Mlima's Tale” on their Playhouse’s website, and YouTube channel (WestportPlayhouse), free-of-charge. Through conversations with playwright, director and artists, “Telling Mlima’s Tale” will examine the powerful visual scope and sweep and vibrant theatricality of the Playhouse’s 2019 award-winning production, “Mlima’s Tale,” written by two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning Lynn Nottage, and directed by Mark Lamos, Playhouse artistic director. Telling Mlima’s Tale” will examine how the team worked together to create the world of the play, how they handled their greatest challenges in the piece, and how they collaborated to shape the stage production. The 30-minute video includes short clips and photos from “Mlima’s Tale.

ArtsWestchester’s ArtsMobile Is Streaming Into Your Home every Wednesday. Participate in a creative and fun art-making activity. Using items commonly found in your home, families, youth and adults can work on literary, performing and visual art workshops led by professional teaching artists. For the complete streaming library of ArtsWestchester’s ArtsMobile program go to the video playlist available on YouTube. Watch at

Wainwright House in Rye is offering online classes on Zoom: Qi Gong, Mondays, 6-7:15 p.m. and Thurs., 11:30-12:30 p.m.; $10 Mindfulness Meditation, Mondays, 7:30-8 p.m. $5 and Therapeutic Yoga, Thursdays, 12:30-1:30 p.m. $10.

Westchester Children’s Museum at Playland Park in Rye offers virtual birthday parties with an educator-lead program over Zoom, activity kits for either Scribble Bots or Slime and a discounted dessert add-on from in Larchmont. For information go to

The Neuberger Museum of Art at Purchase College is offering Wellness Wednesdays to provide a bit of relaxation during these unprecedented times. The Museum is partnering with meditation and yoga instructor Janelle Berger to digitally deliver a series of guided meditation events. New content will be added weekly; live via Zoom events will take place each Wednesday at 1 p.m. For information go to or

The Performing Arts Center at Purchase College has introduced virtual offerings via PAC in Your Living Room. You can listen to the music of Black Violin on Spotify, see dancer Kyle Abraham/A.I.M. thanks to the Joyce Theatre. Enjoy a theater performance of NT Live at Home. London's National Theatre invites audiences to stream much-loved NT Live productions, free on YouTube. A new play, plus bonus content including cast and creative Q&As and post-stream talks will be released each week, available for seven days and Family Fun with Hatched, a Treehouse Shakers' awarded performance for ages 0-6 about life on the farm. For information go to

DIY Shadow Puppet Theatre video, the first in PAC’s Bringing Backstage Forward series, Purchase PAC Lighting Designer Peter Wylie shows you how to make your own shadow puppet theatre, complete with cool lighting effects. A super fun project for all ages! (Ask an adult to help with cutting things out.) We'd love to see what you come up with. Share a video or still of your shadow puppet theater with us on social media by tagging @PurchasePAC and using the hashtag #PACShadowPuppets.

The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (State Parks) has launched a mobile app for smart devices to provide visitors and prospective visitors useful information about the variety of destinations and activities available throughout the Empire State’s parks and historic sites. The New York State Parks Explorer App is a free, user-friendly resource for visitors to plan outdoor adventures while staying connected to long-time favorite parks and sites. Users can learn more about top destinations and discover new must-see locations with rotating curated content, and will enjoy quick access to park information, including directions, hours, amenities, fees and rates, trail maps, helpful know-before-you-go details, and the ability to receive important updates and alerts.

Visitors can also link directly to online camping reservations and easily access select State Parks’ social media channels to share their experiences. The New York State Parks Explorer mobile app is available at no cost for download for iOS and Android devices. To download, visit or

Westchester Library System (WLS) has announced a “Virtual Library Events in Westchester” program featuring a complete resource of online programs created by member libraries across Westchester County in response to the COVID-19 crisis. The combined calendar located at features dozens of events a week hosted across WLS member libraries and highlights a variety of activities. Children’s programming examples include “Doodlers Online” (Katonah) and “Virtual Sing Along with the Librarians” (Greenburgh); Teen programming such as “Dungeons and Dragons” (Yonkers), adult programming like “A Skeptic’s Guide to American History” (Larchmont), family entertainment such as “Neighborhood Game Night” (Rye) and “Online Senior Fitness” (Pound Ridge). Residents can learn languages ranging from Spanish (Pelham) to Italian (New Castle) to English (Yonkers). Lifelong learning programs include improv comedy, dance classes, folk art, and more.

All adult weekly and monthly support groups at Gilda’s Club Westchester in White Plains will be facilitated via teleconference. Children’s, teens and family programs, as well as their healthy lifestyle programs and educational lectures/workshops, will be suspended until they resume onsite facilitation again.