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January 2018

Bear Mountain and the Bridges of the Hudson

January 27 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Katonah Village Library, 26 Bedford Road
Katonah, NY 10536 United States
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Bear-Mountain-Bridge

When the Bear Mountain Bridge opened in 1924, it was the longest suspension bridge in the world, the first large bridge built to carry automobiles, and the first to rely on auto tolls to pay for its construction. It also opened the floodgates on an era of American bridge construction. Harry Stanton, a member of the board of the New York State Bridge Authority, and a forty-year veteran of New York State and local transportation agencies, will present the history…

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February 2018

Love is for the Birds

February 14 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Katonah Village Library, 26 Bedford Road
Katonah, NY 10536 United States
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Love-Birds

Please join us for a Bedford Audubon Society Talk on Love is for the Birds: Reproductive Strategies & More with Dr. Alan Clark. Birds have an astonishing variety of approaches to dating - almost every mating system known in the animal kingdom can be found in one or more species of birds. Harems? Yes. Polyamory? Sure. Monogamy? Sometimes. And the desire to be attractive to a potential mate has resulted in bird plumage of astonishing brilliance and beauty.

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March 2018

Understanding Islam

March 17 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Katonah Museum of Art, 134 Jay Street
Katonah, NY 10536 United States
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MCC

Dive into Islam’s tenets and practices with Aida Mansoor of the Muslim Coalition of Connecticut. Focusing on American Muslims, her discussion will move beyond stereotypes to explore rich spiritual practices and the challenges Muslims face in the United States.

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