Warner Library, 121 North Broadway, Tarrytown, NY 10591, 914-631-7734.
Hours: Monday 1 pm-9 pm (Children’s Library closes at 8pm), Tuesday/Wednesday 10 am-6 pm, Thursday 1 pm-9 pm, Friday 10 am-5 pm, Saturday 10 am-5 pm (September through June) and 10 am-1 pm (July & August), Sunday 1 pm-5 pm (October through May).
Parking: parking lot and street.
Check the Sleepy Hollow and Tarrytown calendar for more special events.
◆ Free concert: Washington Square Winds. This woodwind quintet will perform works by Nicholas Hall, Georges Bizet, Rex Isenberg, Paul Dukas, Koji Kondo, Jerry Bock, Richard Rogers, Sonia Megias Lopez and Matt Frey. Featuring Caryn Freitag, flute, Phil Rashkin, oboe, Elyssa Plotkin, clarinet, Allison Nicotera, bassoon, Casey Cronan, horn. Sunday, February 28, 2016, 2:30 pm.
◆ Free film: Suffragette. Starring: Carey Mulligan, Anne-Marie Duff, Helena Bonham Carter, Grace Stottor, Geoff Bell, Meryl Streep. Inspired by true events, a moving drama exploring the passion and heartbreak of the women who risked everything in their fight for equality in early 20th century Britain. PG-13; 2016; 107 minutes. Wednesday, March 2, 2016, 2 pm.
◆ Free film: Everest. Starring: Josh Brolin, Keira Knightley, Jake Gyllenhaal, Robin Wright, Jason Clarke. Inspired by the incredible events surrounding an attempt to reach the summit of the world’s highest mountain, the film documents the awe-inspiring journey of two different expeditions challenged beyond their limits by one of the fiercest snowstorms ever encountered by mankind. Rated PG-13, 2016, 122 minutes. Wednesday, March 9, 2016, 2 pm.
◆ Free film: Everest. Starring: Johnny Depp, Joel Edgerton, Benedict Cumberbatch, Dakota Johnson, Kevin Bacon, Peter Sarsgaard. In 1970s South Boston, FBI agent John Connolly persuades Irish mobster Jimmy Bulger to collaborate with the FBI in order to eliminate their common enemy: the Italian mob. Rated R, 2016, 122 minutes. Wednesday, March 16, 2016, 2 pm.
◆ Free film: The Danish Girl. Starring: Alicia Vikander, Amber Heard, Eddie Redmayne, Matthias Schoenaerts, Ben Whishaw, Emerald Fennell. After standing in as a female model for a painting by his wife Gerda, Danish artist Einar Wegener becomes enamored with his feminine identity and begins living as a woman named Lili Elbe. Although their marriage becomes strained, Gerda stands by Lili as she explores her true self and eventually undergoes one of the world’s first gender-reassignment surgeries in the 1930s. Rated R, 120 min, 2015. Wednesday, March 23, 2016, 2 pm.
◆ Free film: In the Heart of the Sea. Starring: Chris Hemsworth, Cillian Murphy, Ben Whishaw, and Brendan Gleeson. Ron Howard directed this adaptation of Nathaniel Philbrick’s historical novel about the harrowing high-seas encounter that inspired Herman Melville’s Moby Dick. In the winter of 1820, the crew of the New England whaling ship the Essex struggle to survive after an attack by a rogue sperm whale leaves them stranded at sea for 90 days. PG-13 121 min, 2015.SWednesday, March 30, 2016, 2 pm.