UPCOMING PROGRAMS: October-December 2017
Please make sure to
RSVP: 914-481-5706. All programs are for SPRYE members and volunteers only unless otherwise noted. The monthly program at Wainwright House is open to the general public. Rides are available to all programs for members only.
Wednesday, October 18 from 3-4:30 pm:
Port Chester residents Joan Grangenois-Thomas and David Thomas will talk about the Afro-American history of Port Chester. Wainwright House, 260 Stuyvesant Ave., Rye. Free.
Saturday, October 21 at 2:30 pm: Movie at Rye Free Reading Room.
We will be seeing the acclaimed Japanese film The Wind Rises, created by Academy Award winner Hayao Miyazaki. As reviewed by Amazon, this dazzling film "is perhaps the greatest animated film the cinema has ever seen." Free and open to the public. Refreshments following the movie.
hursday, October 26 at 11 am: Trip to Bruce Museum. Docent led tour of In the Limelight: Toulouse-Lautrec Portraits from the Herakleidon Museum.Featuring 100 drawings, prints, and posters, the exhibition showcases the artist's satirical portraits of stage personalities like Sarah Bernhardt, Jane Avril, and Arstide Bruant alongside those of his friends and family. Greenwich, CT. $12
Wednesday, November 1 at 10 am: Trip to
Metropolitan Museum in NYC to see the Rodin exhibit. Van will depart Rye at 10 am. Lunch on your own.
Friday, November 3 from 5-6:30 pm: Fall wine tasting at G. Griffin Wine and Spirits, 498 Forest Ave., Rye.
Tuesday, November 7 at 3 pm: Mapping the History of Rye. A special exhibit collaboration between the Rye Historical Society and Paul Hicks. Paul will guide us through the exhibit. Square House Museum, 1 Purchase St., Rye.
Friday, November 10 at
9 am: Monthly current events discussion/breakfast at
Ruby's Oyster Bar, 45 Purchase St., Rye. Breakfast a la carte.
Wednesday, November 15 from 3-4:30 pm
.: Lilian Sicular of Mamaroneck will present her very personal experience of laying memorial Stolpersteine (Stepping Stones) in front of the former homes of German holocaust victims who were members of her family. Wainwright House, 260 Stuyvesant Ave., Rye. Free.
Saturday, November 18:
Saturday Night Out.
Time to be determined. Depending on interest and what is available in local movie houses, there will be an offering of movie and dinner. Please check with office if interested in attending.
Tuesday, November 28 at 3:30 pm
: We will enjoy a special afternoon tea, featuring organic teas and savory and sweet snack choices at Rosemary & Vine, 29 Purchase St., Rye. $10.
Saturday, December 2 from 4-5:30 pm:
Sing along of seasonal songs at home of SPRYE member. Details to follow. Free.
Thursday, December 7 at noon: Annual SPRYE holiday party. (for members and volunteers)
Shenorock Shore Club, Stuyvesant Ave., Rye. $30.