RIVERTOWNS, N.Y. — Here are a few highlights of things to do in Dobbs Ferry, Hastings-on-Hudson and Ardsley this week. Check out our Events calendar for more items.
Monday, Sept. 16
New Moms' Group -- Babies newborn-12 months: 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Meet other Rivertown moms of babies who will become treasured new friends. Join them at this meeting tailored to moms of babies newborn to 1 year. Discussion on the ups and downs of life with a baby -- all aspects of breastfeeding (successes and challenges), and much more. $20 per meeting for series of 4 meetings. Rivertown Mamas, 145 Palisade St., #247, Dobbs Ferry.
Tuesday, Sept. 17
HTML & Web Design for Absolute Beginners: 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. This four-week Introduction is designed to teach the basics of HTML (HyperText Markup Language), the main language used in creating web pages. Through this class, you will learn the ins and outs of how web pages are structured, content is programmed to be displayed, and how to make a simple website. $120.00 for the series. Curious-on-Hudson 145 Palisade St., 4th Floor, Dobbs Ferry. curiousonhudson.com
Wednesday, Sept. 18
Hands-on Curiosity: Upcycling for Kids: 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. The class focuses on re-use of materials for artistic and original projects in unlikely ways. It’s an imagination stretcher. We’ll use old books, magazines, cardboard, duct tape, packing materials, driftwood, shells, rocks, even vegetables and more in ways you hadn't thought of yet. $195 per series. Curious-on-Hudson, 145 Palisade S., 4th Floor, Dobbs Ferry. curiousonhudson.com
Work Together Wednesdays: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Energize your work week with a beautiful environment, interesting coworkers, engaging presentations and programs, and a happy hour. Drop in when you can, or make it a regular Wednesday event. $15. The Purple Crayon 52 Main St, Hastings on Hudson. purplecrayoncenter.org
German Conversation Classes: 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. This class offers beginner to intermediate students an opportunity to practice their conversational German in a group setting with guided instruction from a native German speaker. The focus is on conversation, learning and practicing the vocabulary and phrases that will enable you to enjoy the language by building your speaking confidence. $200 for all 10 classes. Curious-on-Hudson, 145 Palisade St., 4th Floor, Dobbs Ferry. curiousonhudson.com
Thursday, Sept. 19
First Reformed Church Benefit Jazz: 4 p.m. A benefit performance for the Yonkers Sharing Community and Hasting Helps the Hungry by John Patitucci & Friends, Ruth Naomi Floyd, Jon Cowherd, Jay Azzolina and Nate Smith. $15 at the door. Trinty Rivertowns and First Reformed Churches 18 Farragut Ave., Hastings-on-Hudson. trinityrivertowns.como