BEDFORD, N.Y. -- Here’s a look at what's happening around the Bedford area this week, including government meetings and community events. See our Events page for more listings.
Monday, Feb. 25
West Patent Elementary School 100th Day Celebration: School day. West Patent Elementary School, 80 W. Patent Road, Bedford Hills.
Bedford Town Board Work Session: 7:30 p.m. Discussion will concern town maps. Bedford Town House, 321 Bedford Road, Bedford Hills.
Tuesday, Feb. 26
Fox Lane High School: Studio Arts/Studio Crafts Exhibit: 6:30 p.m. Fox Lane High School Broadway/Gallery, 632 S. Bedford Road, Bedford.
Bedford Hills Neighborhood Association Annual Meeting: 7 p.m. The group will discuss plans for the year at its annual meeting. The group also is expected to vote in new secretary Britta Vander Linden. Bedford Hills Community House, 74 Main St., Bedford Hills.
Wednesday, Feb. 27
Board of Education Meeting: 7 p.m. The board will continue to discuss the capital plan. Fox Lane Middle School Little Theater, 632 S. Bedford Road, Bedford.
Being Muslim in America: 7:30 p.m. What is it like to be Muslim in America today? Dr. Kareem Adeeb, founder and imam of the American Institute for Islamic and Arabic Studies, will address this question. Adeeb has lectured on Islam and religious tolerance in Fairfield and Westchester counties for 22 years. He serves as a member of the board of directors of the Interfaith Council of Southwestern Connecticut and was elected board president in July. This free program does require reservations. Call (914) 234-3672. Bedford Presbyterian Church, Village Green, Bedford.
Thursday, Feb. 28
Puppetry with Nancy at Temple Shaaray Tefila: 9:30 a.m. Young children are invited to join Nancy Tepper for drama, music and movement with hand and rod puppets. Puppet exercises enhance language development, flexibility and self-esteem. A parent or caregiver must be present at this program, which is appropriate for children ages 18 months and older and is every Thursday. Cost is $118. Temple Shaaray Tefila Early Childhood Center, 89 Baldwin Road, Bedford Corners.
Katonah Chamber of Commerce Chili Night: 6 p.m. Enjoy an evening of chili tasting with offerings from local chefs and residents. Try more than eight different kinds of chili. Cost is $20. Katonah Museum of Art, 134 Jay St., Katonah.
East Coast Swing: 7 p.m. This introductory class will provide knowledge of the fundamentals of six-count swing. No partners are necessary. Katonah Art Center, 131 Bedford Road, Katonah.
Bedford Hills Elementary School Association meeting: 7:30 p.m. Bedford Hills Elementary School, 123 Babbitt Road, Bedford Hills