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Downtown is chock-full of activities and events twelve months of the year. Also check Entertainment, Movie Listings and the New Rochelle Public Library calendar. Note: Events listed are subject to change. Check calendar monthly for updates.


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September 10, 2016 - December 18, 2016
Sing Your Heart Out, Again!
Music aficionado Robert Puleo continues to lead the “Sing Your Heart Out” Workshop originally led by Eric Jennings. Participants are invited to gain the basics of singing, learn to select appropriate music for their voice, bolster confidence, and have fun! Free. Made possible by the Friends of the New Rochelle Public Library. Most sessions will take place in the Ossie Davis Theater. Space is limited. To register, please call the library’s Community Relations Office: (914) 813-3706 or email:

September 13, 2016 - November 1, 2016
Art Classes at Backstreet Gallery
You ve asked for it, we’re doing it! Art Classes beginning September 13th at BackstreetGallery for 7-week sessions. Each class 6-8 students, ages 16+

September 17, 2016 - October 23, 2016
The 101st Annual Juried Exhibition of the New Rochelle Art Association
Lumen Winter Gallery, September 17th – October 23rd, 2016 New Rochelle Public Library The Annual Juried Exhibition features exceptional works in oil, watercolor, graphics, mixed media, pastel, photography, digital media, sculpture, and fine crafts. In the Lumen Winter Gallery, during regular Library hours. The Exhibit Reception on Sunday, September 25th, 5:15 pm – 7:00 pm will celebrate New Rochelle’s Arts Fest with refreshments, a brief exhibit awards ceremony, and live music by the popular dance band, Zero 360. Library Lobby. Free.

October 22, 2016
Family Fun Fall Festival – Window Painting and Mask Making
Family Fun Fall Festival – Window Painting and Mask Making Saturday October 22nd, 10:00 am – 11:30 am Ruby Dee Park at Library Green

October 23, 2016
Dracula, performed by Ajkun Ballet Theatre
Dracula, performed by Ajkun Ballet Theatre Sunday, October 23rd, 3:00 pm Ossie Davis Theater, New Rochelle Public Library

October 29, 2016
Family Fun Fall Festival II
Family Fun Fall Festival II Saturday, October 29th 9:45 am: Costume Parade, followed by Pumpkin-Painting in Ruby Dee Park at Library Green Line-up for the annual Merchant’s Urchins Parade begins at 9:45 am at New Street, New Roc City (in front of Regal Cinema) and ends at Library Green Park. Treats and pumpkin-painting at the BID Grand Market follows.

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Sculpture Installation at New Rochelle Library Kicks Off Outdoor Art Program >
Downtown New Rochelle’s Arts at 5 Anderson Expands Saturday With Works From Roof to Basement >
Barnes & Noble to Open Bookstore in New Rochelle >


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