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Upcoming Events

Toys of the World Exhibit
Saturday, December 6, 2014
The Yorktown Museum's Holiday display will include toys from around the world, old and new, Santa, dolls, bears, toys and gifts from different countries will be highlighted to show how each country has a unique approach to the same subject. Dolls showing foreign costumes and Santa Clauses in the traditonal garb of many of the countries of the world will be displayed along with treasures from the Sleepy Hollow Doll Club Club. A collection of model soldiers will be on display along with Indian war elephants, Zulu warriors and the coronation of Elizabeth II. THE EXHIBIT OPENS DECEMBER 6 AND RUNS THROUGH MARCH 2015. Be sure to stop in and see it.
Yorktown Museum, 1974 Commerce Street, Yorktown Heights, NY 10598
Baseball in Black and White
Thursday, February 19, 2015 at 7:30 pm
Bob Mayer has spoken at the 2007 Negro League Conference and is researching Black Barnstorming Teams. Come listen to this local baseball collector and historian speak of "Baseball in Black & White." This is a joint presentation of the Yorktown and Van Cortlandtville Historical Societies in honor of Black History Month.
John C. Hart Memorial Library, 1130 Main Street, Shrub Oak, NY 10588
The Disorderly Women of New York and the Amawalk Meeting House
Thursday, March 19, 2015 at 7:30 pm
How much fun will it be to learn of these Disorderly Women of New York? Who are they? Who thought them disorderly? And Quakers? Really?!! Join Yorktown resident Renee Fogarty, a member of the Amawalk Quakers, for a peek into the risqué past of our community. Or is it?
John C. Hart Memorial Library, 1130 Main Street, Shrub Oak, NY 10588
Silent Worship and Tour of the Grounds and Meeting House
Sunday, March 22, 2015 at 11:00 am
One and all are invited to come to the Amawalk Quaker Meeting House to participate (and experience) Silent Worship followed by a tour of the grounds and house at 11:30 a.m. You heard about the Disorderly Women, now come see where the action took place.
Amawalk Meeting House, 2467 Quaker Church Road, Yorktown Heights, NY 10598