Downtown Yonkers Community Calendar
November 2014

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“Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all others.” – Cicero
Happy Thanksgiving from the Yonkers Downtown BID

Family and Environment

Nov 1: El Dia de Los Muertos
Nov 1: Scuience Barge Dia De Los Muertos 2014
Nov 2: 6th Annual Pet Parade
Nov 7: Yonkers Childhood Network: The Brain in Early Childhood
Nov 9: Blue Door Kids “Art With A Story” Workshop
Nov 13: Grandparent and Relative Caregiver Forum
Nov 14: Family Bingo @ the PAL
Nov 15: How ‘Bout Them Apples? Musical Farm-to-Table Dinner
Nov 15: Girl Scout Fall into Books 2014
Nov 15: International Games Day 2014
Nov 15: National Recycling Day (Read and Recycle)
Nov 19: Board of Education – Saunders High School
Nov 22: Greyston Community Garden Enviro-Earth Club

Community Building and Holidays

Nov 2: Daylight Saving Time ends
Nov 3: “Sid Caesar Avenue” Naming Celebration
Nov 4: Election Day
Nov 4: Schools Closed
Nov 6: 2nd Annual Coat Drive & Mixer
Nov 8: U.S. Post Office – Passport Day
Nov 8: Wesley and Friends Community Fun Run
Nov 11: Schools Closed
Nov 11: Veterans Day
Nov 11: City of Yonkers Veterans Day Ceremony
Nov 11: Yonkers City Council Meeting
Nov 18: Chamber of Commerce – Networking Breakfast
Nov 20: 121st Annual Dinner and Business Hall of Fame
Nov 20: 4th Precinct Community Council Meeting
Nov 24: YONY Rivertowns Creative Meetup: David Simon
Nov 24: Interfaith Thanksgiving Service
Nov 25: Yonkers City Council Meeting
Nov 26: Schools Closed
Nov 27: Thanksgiving Day
Nov 29: On The Edge: Our Thanksgiving Address

Art, Music and Movies

Nov 1: John Nieman’s “It’s Pretty, but What’s the Story?”
Nov 2: Double Feature @ Your Library: Captain America 1 & 2
Nov 2: Hudson Valley Chamber Singers
Nov 8: Family Studio: Arts/Science Projects
Nov 9: Double Feature Sundays @ Your Library:
Nov 13: NaNoWriMo – The Hollow with AnnMarie Martin
Nov 15: An Evening of Art & Music
Nov 22: Opening of Blue Door’s Holiday Boutique and Art Sale
Nov 28: Peter Rose Talk
Nov 29: Basketball clinic w/ Hall of Famer Nate Tiny Archibald
Nov 30: Double Feature Sundays @ Your Library: How to Train Your Dragon 2 (PG) & The Other Woman

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Online Community Calendar
There is so much going on in Downtown Yonkers that the BID and our partners decided to create an online calendar. The calendar is designed to be used by residents, visitors, businesses, and community organizations. If you have any special events that you would like to add to our calendar, please email the BID at Thank you and we hope to see you soon in Downtown Yonkers.

This Community Calendar was created and is managed by the Yonkers Downtown Waterfront BID. If you would like to learn more about the BID, please visit or call Daniel Lipka at 914-969-6660. Thank you.