CORTLANDT, N.Y. - October is National Bullying Prevention Month and among this week's events is Hendrick Hudson Free Library's lecture on how to deal with abusive behavior, as a parent or victim. For even more events, check out our Events page.
Monday, Oct. 8
Make Your Own Beaded Earrings 6-8 p.m. Students will make beaded earrings with instruction from Joan Lloyd, who makes 500 pairs of earrings each year to donate to shelters for battered women. The class is for adults and students, sixth grade and up, admission is free. Register by calling the Hendrick Hudson Free Library, 914-739-5654, 185 Kings Ferry Road, Montrose.
Tuesday, Oct. 9
"Bullies Are a Pain in the Brain" 6:30 p.m. This parent workshop provides coping skills for victims of intimidation and for parents trying to help. Register by calling the Hendrick Hudson Free Library, 914-739-5654, 185 Kings Ferry Road, Montrose.
Croton-Harmon Board of Education Meeting 7:30 p.m. The Croton-Harmon Board of Education meets for a regular meeting in the community room of Croton-Harmon High School, 36 Old Post Road S., Croton-on-Hudson. The board will likely take action.
Hendrick Hudson Board of Education Meeting 7:30 p.m. The Hendrick Hudson Board of Education will hold a regular meeting in the library of Hendrick Hudson High School, 2166 Albany Post Road, Montrose. The board will likely take action.
Croton Planning Board Meeting 8 p.m. The Village of Croton Planning Board will hold a regular meeting in the Stanley H. Kellerhouse Municipal Building, 1 Van Wyck St., Croton-on-Hudson. The board will likely take action.
Wednesday, Oct. 10
Wetland Conservation: What Do We Have To Lose? 7 p.m. This seminar is sponsored by the Cortlandt Conservation Advisory Council, and is part of continuing education for town planners. The public is welcome to attend, and there will be a question and answer period after the lecture. Cortlandt Town Hall, 1 Heady St., Cortlandt Manor.
Social Media Marketing Made Simple 7:30 p.m. Westchester-based marketing agency owner David Fischer will lecture on how to make social media work for your small business. There will be a question and answer session after the lecture. Croton Free Library, 171 Cleveland Drive, Croton-on-Hudson.
Thursday, Oct. 11
Matinee Movie 1:30 p.m. The Hendrick Hudson Free Library holds a free screening of "The Hunger Games," based on the bestselling book by Suzanne Collins. The library is at 185 Kings Ferry Road, Montrose, N.Y.
Community CPR 5:30-9:30 p.m. Register for this one session CPR certification by calling the Hudson Valley Hospital Center, at 914-734-3779. The class costs $55. Seating are limited.
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