Can't get to the library? The New Rochelle Public Library may be coming to you. A book mobile, supported by an $85,000 grant from the Westchester County Board of Legislators, took its inaugural runs this summer, and will now be coming to New Rochelle two times a month.
On Thursday, September 4 and Thursday,September 23, the book mobile will be stopping at the Bracey Apartments (Harrison Street near Main Street) from 12:30 - 1:45 pm; and the MacLeay Apartments (parking lot off Fifth Avenue) from 2:00 - 3:00 pm.
On September 4, the Bookmobile will be stopping at the Hartley Apartments (Horton Avenue and Brook Street) from 9:45 am - 11:15 am; and on September 23 at Christ United Methodist Church, (parking lot of 1200 North Avenue), from 9:45 am - 11:15 am.Read more
WEBS Career and Educational Counseling Service will be offering a free eight-week career counseling program at the New Rochelle Public Library this fall. WEBS is sponsored by the Westchester Library System.
Managing Your Career in Changing Times will help adults assess themselves, obtain career and educational information, learn to use online career resources, explore new career options, and market themselves effectively. The program is geared to those who are unemployed, changing careers, reentering the workforce or returning to school. The seminar will be offered on eight Tuesday evenings starting in October.
Individuals can find out about exact dates and times and register for a seminar by calling WEBS at
674-3612 on or after August 11, 2008.
Space is limited, so early registration is recommended.Read more
Visit will explore patrimony, strengthen Sister City links
Mayor Maxime Bono of La Rochelle, France, will visit the City of New Rochelle on June 26-28. The historic visit- the first by a La Rochelle mayor in two decades- will center on building Sister City contacts and setting mutual goals.
Mayor Bono will arrive in New Rochelle on June 26 from Quebec, Canada after participating in
the province’s 400th anniversary celebration of settlement by Samuel de Champlain, a La
The New Rochelle Sister City Committee, in celebration of New Rochelle's founding by the Huguenots 320 years ago, will conduct a Bastille Day celebration honoring France's national holiday on July 14, 2008. 9:30 a.m., in front of City Hall.Read more