Pelham Art Center will presents its highly popular "Faculty Exhibition" opening this Thursday, August 22 through September 7, 2019. An opening reception will be held from 6:00-8:00 pm and is free and open to the public.
Pelham Art Center is now taking registrations for its fall semester that begins September 23. To register, call Pelham Art Center at (914 738-2525x111 or visit the Art Center at 155 Fifth Avenue. Online registration is open at www.pelhamartcenter.org
Westchester County Legislator Terry Clements, who represents Pelham and Pelham Manor and parts of New Rochelle, spoke at the August 14 meeting of the Rotary Club of the Pelhams.
Senior Cinema at The Picture House returns next Tuesday, August 20th at 2:30 p.m. with a free screening of the new documentary "Pavarotti" directed by Ron Howard.
The Pelham Art Center Gallery Concert Series continues this Sunday afternoon with a chamber music concert performed by Andrew Pak, Annaliesa Place and Diego Garcia.
In honor of Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist Toni Morrison, The Picture House will show the documentary "Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am" in the Screening Room through next Friday, August 16.
With the assisance of a New York State $25,000 grant to Pelham Together facilitated by Assemblywoman Amy Paulin, Pelham Together sponsored an expanded summer internship program for teens in Pelham.
A Prayer Vigil will be held at Christ Church in Pelham tonight, Monday, August 5, from 7pm - 9pm to remember the lives lost to gun violence and to pray that God will make us instruments of peace.
PMHS 2019 graduate Charlotte Edmunds was honored as the Rotary Club of the Pelhams latest scholarship winner at the club's luncheon recently. She was presented with the first installment of a $10,000 scholarship.
Pelham Art Center's public art exhibition at Wolfs Lane Park and the Art Center Courtyard on Fifth Avenue consistsof site-specific installations by artists Melissa Maddonni Haims and Niki Lederer.
A service trip coordinated by Huguenot Memorial Church sent 16 kids from Pelham, 1 from Boston, and 3 adult chaperones to Puerto Rico on July 15 to help rebuild the Community Center in Mariana.
SOOP Theare Company's Summer Studio Theatre production of "Spring Awakening" performances are the end of next week—August 2, 3 at 8pm and August 3, 4 at 2pm.
SOOP Theatre Company received National Youth Arts awards for its production of "Thoroughly Modern Millie" as well as numerous nominations.
Rotary Club of the Pelhams held Installation ceremonies on July 17 with Rotary District Governon Mahbub Ahmad presiding. The new President is Marty Ketels, who will be serving his second term as president.
The Picture House will host an advance screening of the new, deeply personal documentary, "David Crosby: Remember My Name" (R; 95 mins) this Sunday, July 14th at 7:30 p.m.
The 24th annual bike ride “Cycle for Sight” will be held this Saturday, July 13, starting and ending in Pelham Manor at the parking lot of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church at the corner of Boston Post Road and Fowler Avenue. Registration for the ride begins at 8:15am, and the ride starts at 9:15am. After the ride, there will be a post-ride picnic for riders and their families.
Here is American Legion Pelham Post #50's Reply to recent Facebook comments on items in the Historical Cabinet in the Daronco Town House:
Pelham Together announces that PMHS sophomores Caleb Persanis, Sophia Shulzhenko and Margot Wies are the recipients of the June 2019 Heart of Pelham (HOP) Award. Pelham Middle School 8th-grader, Kirsten Agbenyega, and 7th-grader Erik Fontanella are recipients of HOP Jr. Awards.
The Gabriella Boyd Memorial Foundation will hold its first Annual Gala on Saturday July 20th at 6pm at Juliano's Catering Hall in New Rochelle.The deadline for ticket reservations is Monday, July 8.
#1 New York Times bestselling book "Hidden Figures" by Margot Lee Shetterly has been chosen for 2019 Pelham Reads! events to be held the week of October 5th-13th 2019.
Town Supervisor Peter M. DiPaola - a Pelham Rotarian and recipient of the Rotary’s prestigious Paul Harris Fellow award - will be the 2019 Honoree at the Rotary Club of the Pelhams’ annual Tastings XV Fundraiser on Sunday, October 20th at the Pelham Country Club. He is not seeking re-election.
Pelham Children's Center launched its 50th year with a successful Tiki Gala that raised nearly $10,000 to provide scholarships for eligible families and enrichment programs for the students on Saturday, June 15th at New York Athletic Club.
More than 60 golfers participated in this year’s Pelham Civic Association Charity Golf Outing on Tuesday, June 18th at the Pelham Country Club, benefiting The Pelham Civics’ Good Neighbor Program, which has been assisting individuals and families in need for more than 25 years.
Progressive Women of Pelham (PWP) inaugurated the annual Violet Massie-Vereker Award to honor an outstanding Pelham student who has shown a commitment to creating a more progressive community by presenting it to her.
Joseph Solimine Sr. of Pelham was among Bronx and Westchester Kiwanis receiving the club's Legion of Honor Award for completing 25 years or more of volunteer community service this year.
Anne Frost and Peter DiPaola have been selected as this year’s Pelham Civic Association’s 2019 Persons of the Year and will be honored at he Civics’ annual Dinner Dance Gala on November 8th at the Glen Island Harbour Club in New Rochelle.
Daniella Cherner (second from right) and Julia Figueiredo (far right) were honored as the Pelham Women's Club 2019 Scholarship winners at the club's luncheon at Sergio's Ristorante on Thursday, June 20.
Members of the American Legion Pelham Post #50 conducted a Flag Day retirement of U.S. flags ceremony on Saturday, June 15 at Veterans Park in dwntown Pelham. Assisting were members of the Village of pelhm fire Department.
"Living Decor: Plants, Potting and DIY Projects"—a book talk with author Maria Colletti— os scheduled tomorrow, Tuesday, June 18 from 7-8 p.m. at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum.
The Pelham Education Foundation announced a $250,000 innovative and flexible furniture grant to the Pelham School District, culminating a banner year for the PEF which underwrote a total of 14 grants totaling $424,128.
Woods Johnson, a 2018 PMHS graduate, was presented with his Eagle Scout rank at a ceremony on June 7. A member of Troop 11 New Rochelle, he has just finished his first year at Texas A& M and is an Air Force cadet.
Pelham Preservation & Garden Society celebrated its 20-year anniversary with an Evening on the Esplanade Fundraiser on Saturday, June 1st. Past Preservation Board Members and Party Hosts from the past 20 years were invited for a champagne toast and photo opportunity marking their service to the Board of Pelham Preservation & Garden Society and to the community. By 7:30 pm, nearly 300 guests arrived to enjoy “Preservation Punch,” assorted cocktails, elegant hors d’oeuvres, and a silent auction in the expansive grounds of the Begley home.
PMHS seniors Alyssa Wong and Elizabeth Walters were honored at the Rotary Club of the Pelhams luncheon on June 5 as Marilyn Stiefvater Scholars of the Month. Both plan to attend Boston University in the fall.
Arc of Westchester's fundraiser held on June 4 had the support of several members of The Manor Club, where five young women from Arc learn waitress skills at luncheons.
Town Supervisor Peter DiPaola, a Rotarian who is retiring his elected position at the end of 2019, was honored at the Rotary Club of the Pelhams luncheon on June 5 and presented with a Paul Harris Fellow recognition.
Community Church of the Pelhams will celebrates Pentecost with an Intergenerational Service this Sunday,June 9 ar 10:00am.
The Pelham Civics held its annual Summer Olympics on Saturday, June 1. A total of 238 kids in kindergarten - Grade 5 registered for the event, significantly higher than in 2017 and 2018.
A BBQ, a Cookies Bakeoff, a Volleyball Tournament, Music and more are planned for Pelham Together's first ever fundraiser—SummerFest 2019—for Pelhamites of all ages at Chester Park on Saturday, June 22 from 3-9 PM.
Rotary International President 2019-2020 Mark Maloney was presented with the banner of the Rotary Club of the Pelhams today (June 5) at the RI Convention in Hamburg, Germany by Pelham Rotarians Hugh and Joy Maynard-Reid.
The Pelham Art Center hosted its first annual Community Art Day on Sunday, June 2nd with art festivities in its courtyard, gallery, studios and media lab.