Westchester County

2014 Calendar of Events

All events are free and open to the public unless otherwise indicated. Some programs require reservations. For more information, call (914) 813-6400. 

September
6 20th Annual “Healthy Living” Program for Spanish-speaking Seniors
White Plains Hospital
White Plains
8:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.
10 Medicare Basics
County Office Building
9 S. First Ave., eighth-floor conference room
Mount Vernon
10 a.m. – 12 noon
Free introductory workshop presented by the Westchester County Department of Senior Programs and Services (DSPS). Early registration is advised because the classes fill up quickly. To sign up, call the DSPS year-round Medicare Information Line at (914) 813-6100. For more information, visit the federal government’s official Medicare Web site www.medicare.gov or call their helpline (800) 633-4227.
16 Livable Communities Village Fair
Mount Pleasant Community Center
125 Lozza Drive, Valhalla
10 a.m. – 2 p.m.    
An age-friendly extravaganza
19 Senior Programs and Services meeting for the Aging Network, the two senior councils and the public
Westchester County Center
198 Tarrytown Road, White Plains
9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
20 InterGen Fest – Connecting All Generations
Greenburgh Public Library
300 E. Main St., Elmsford
11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
For more information, contact Valerie Cursio at (914) 813-6427 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .
October
1 Golden Harvest Dance and Talent Show
Westchester County Center
198 Tarrytown Road, White Plains
Doors open at 10:30 a.m.
Talent Show 11 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Dancing 12:30 p.m. - 3 p.m.
2 Golden Harvest Awards Breakfast
Abigail Kirsch at Tappan Hill
81 Highland Ave. off Benedict Avenue, Tarrytown
8:30 – 10 a.m.
8 Medicare Basics
County Office Building
9 S. First Ave., eighth-floor conference room
Mount Vernon
10 a.m. – 12 noon
Free introductory workshop presented by the Westchester County Department of Senior Programs and Services (DSPS). Early registration is advised because the classes fill up quickly. To sign up, call the DSPS year-round Medicare Information Line at (914) 813-6100. For more information, visit the federal government’s official Medicare Web site www.medicare.gov or call their helpline (800) 633-4227.
24 Annual Public Hearing of the Department of Senior Programs and Services
Westchester County Center
198 Tarrytown Road, White Plains
9 – 11:30 a.m.
29 15th Annual Senior Law Day
Westchester County Center
198 Tarrytown Road, White Plains
9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
More than a dozen workshops on elder law topics of interest to seniors and caregivers led by leading attorneys, certified financial planners and geriatric care managers. Topics to include wills vs. trusts, advance planning for health care, advance planning for financial security and housing options. Also, the workshop leaders offer free, 15-minute, one-on-one consultations. Registration
starts right after Labor Day.
December
5 32nd Annual Westchester Senior Citizens Hall of Fame
Westchester Marriott Hotel, Tarrytown
11:30 a.m. – 3 p.m