SCARSDALE, N.Y. – A Board of Education meeting, a Scrabble workshop and a children’s advanced chess class are among the events scheduled around Scarsdale this week.
Monday Jan. 7
Yonkers Avenue Reopening: The long-awaited reopening of Yonkers Avenue in Tuckahoe will take place on Monday.
Board of Architectural Review: 7:30 p.m. The Scarsdale Board of Architectural Review will evaluate proposed changes to residential and commercial properties. 1001 Post Road, Scarsdale.
Board of Education: 8 p.m. The Scarsdale Board of Education will meet for the first time in 2013. 1057 White Plains Road, Scarsdale.
Tuesday, Jan. 8
Scrabble Workshop: 9:30 a.m. The JCC of Mid-Westchester will host a workshop with three-time national Scrabble champion Joe Edley to help improve Scrabble and Words With Friends play. $25. 999 Wilmot Road, Scarsdale.
Musical Munchkins: 9:30 a.m. This program includes a variety of musical experiences, such as singing, chanting, playing instruments and dancing. 54 Olmsted Road, Scarsdale.
Book Discussion: 1:30 p.m. The Bronxville Women’s Club’s Literature Section will hold its monthly program. Participants will discuss “Major Pettigrew’s Last Stand,” by Helen Simonson. 135 Midland Ave., Bronxville.
Chess for Children: 6:30 p.m. John Gallagher will give instruction on the strategies of chess for advanced students. 54 Olmsted Road, Scarsdale.
Board of Trustees: 8 p.m. The Scarsdale Board of Trustees will meet for the first time in the new year. 1001 Post Road, Scarsdale.
Wednesday, Jan. 9
Independent Film: 6:30 p.m. January’s independent film is “A Better Life,” by director Chris Weitz. 54 Olmsted Road, Scarsdale.
Thursday, Jan. 10
Mother Goose Walkers: 10:30 a.m. This program of songs, rhymes and books is designed for children up to age 2. Scarsdale Public Library, 54 Olmsted Road, Scarsdale.
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