SCARSDALE, N.Y. – Winter recess starts in Scarsdale schools Friday afternoon, but there will be no shortage of events scheduled in the village this weekend.
Friday, Feb. 15
Winter Recess: Scarsdale schools will be closing at 3 p.m. as they get ready for winter recess.
Babies and Bagels: 9:15 a.m. This informal drop-in playgroup is for babies and toddlers with their moms, dads, caregivers and grandparents. All are welcome. No fee. Westchester Reform Temple, 255 Mamaroneck Road, Scarsdale.
Mother Goose for Tots: 9:30 a.m. This program of songs, rhymes and books is designed for children up to age 2. Scarsdale Library, 54 Olmsted Road, Scarsdale.
Children’s Art Class: 9:45 a.m. Children ages 3 to 5 can gain confidence in self-expression through painting, sculpting, drawing, collage, dramatic play and more at Gymboree. 450 Central Park Ave., Greenburgh.
Candy Tasting: 11 a.m. Imagine Candy will host a free chocolate and candy tasting for residents. 22 Harwood Court, Scarsdale.
Foreign Film: 2 p.m. The Scarsdale Public Library will screen Oscar-nominated “Monsieur Lazhar,” a French-Canadian film with English subtitles. 54 Olmsted Road, Scarsdale.
Parents Night Out: 6 p.m. This drop-off program gives parents the opportunity to take a break while their children participate at the Great Play interactive arena. There will be games, dinner, play and movie time. $28. 969 Central Park Ave., Greenburgh.
Sunday, Feb. 17
Coffee Hour: 11:30 a.m. The Scarsdale Congregational Church hosts a coffee hour every Sunday after services. The first Sunday of the month is "Children’s Day." It is a chance to catch up with friends and neighbors, and meet new ones. All ages are welcome. 1 Heathcote Road, Scarsdale.
Family science project: 1 p.m. Discover the structure of river ice in the museum’s Hudson Riverama, a teaching gallery. $5. 511 Warburton Ave., Yonkers.
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