October 16-22, 2014
Visit www.bronxvillechamber.com/events for details about:
Bronxville Fall Sidewalk Sale – Oct 17-18
Bronxville Children’s Halloween Festival – Oct 19
In this issue. . .
BIg Bronxville Weekend!…Sidewalk Sale…Children’s Halloween Festival…and More!
Don’t miss the Bronxville Farmers’ Market, 8:30 am – 1:00 pm every Saturday through November 22. Stone Place at Paxton Ave, Rain or shine! Visit the new BFM website: www.bronxvillefarmersmarket.com.
Big Bronxville Weekend!
The weekend of October 17-19 will be a big one for Bronxville! We’ve got the Fall Sidewalk Sale happening Friday and Saturday, and the Children’s Halloween Festival on Sunday! Mark your calendars and bring your friends!
Bronxville Sidewalk Sale
Friday, October 17 and Saturday, October 18. 10:00 am – 5:00 pm (hours wary by business).
Great bargains throughout the village! Support your local businesses—buy local and save big! Be sure to pick up a Shopper’s Directory and a BXV bag with free giveaways at the Chamber table—and if you haven’t yet signed up for the Chamber’s newsletter, do so at our table for a chance to win one of several great prizes generously donated by Bronxville businesses, including Blow & Beyond, Pure Barre, Fabio’s Hair Studio, and Lyte Body Fitness!
On Saturday, October 18, enjoy free parking in the Garden Avenue lot and in the Kraft Avenue lot, courtesy of the Village of Bronxville (meters in effect elsewhere).
See below for a sneak peak at the lineup for the event–but be sure to check back often, as this page will continue to be updated throughout the week! Rain or shine! The Chamber wishes to thank the event sponsor, Citrine. View images of last year’s event here.
Here’s a sneak peak at some of the offerings in the works from our local businesses for the Sidewalk Sale:
Adrian East – About 10 racks of up to 70% off baby items up to size 16. Sale runs Fri – Sun. 122 Kraft Ave.
Apple Bank will be offering a CD with a special higher rate during the sale only! 85 Pondfield Rd.
Blow & Beyond – 10% off all packages both days. 3 Pack for $99 (regularly $110, $33 per blow dry), 6 Pack for $189 (regularly $210, $31 per blow dry), 12 Pack for $338 (regularly $375.00, $28 per blow dry). Clients may either stop in or purchase on their website www.blowandbeyond.com. They are also offering pink hair strands for breast cancer awareness for $10 donation per strand. 4A Cedar St.
Blue Moon Mexican Café – Fiesta Hour pricing 11:30am – 4pm both days. 7-27 Pondfield Rd.
Breezeway – 40% outside the store and 10% off inside on all merchandise. 80 Kraft Ave.
Bronxville Jewelers – 20% of the entire inventory and 50% off all sterling silver. 78 Kraft Ave.
Bronxville Running Company – Shoes for $50-$60, tops for $15, bottoms for $10, jackets for $20. Fri 10-7; Sat 10-6. 52 Pondfield Rd.
Bronxville Stationers – 30% off select Melissa & Doug and Hello Kitty plus other great discounts. 112 Pondfield Rd.
Bronxville Wellness Sanctuary will be selling their “Breathe” t-shirts at a discount ($20 instead of $28), handing out 10%-off coupons with their brochures, and flyers for their gift-certificate sale. 60 Pondfield Rd.
Chantilly Patisserie – Friday: Buy 3 cupcakes get the 4th free, 15% off individual desserts, 10% off packaged confections; Saturday: 15% off large tarts, 30% off breads after 2 pm, 10% off mini desserts. 135 Parkway Rd.
Citrine – 50% off select fine jewelry. Fri 11-4 & Sat 10-5. 22 Park Pl.
ERA Insite Realty – Complimentary apple cider, doughnut holes, and more. 120 Kraft Ave.
Fabio’s Hair Studio – Hair-care products (except Moroccanoil) and styling tools and brushes at 30% off, and all Moroccanoil products at 10% off. 137 Parkway Rd.
Green Wood Flowers – Orchids at 30-40% off the regular price. 6 Cedar St.
Haagen-Dazs – 10% off all regular shakes & Dazzlers. 28 Park Pl.
J. McLaughlin – 20% off warehouse merchandise. 75 Pondfield Rd.
Kensington Paper – Great selection of assorted merchandise on sale outside the store. 82 Kraft Ave.
LaGravinese Jewelers – 50% outside the store and 20% off inside on all in-stock merchandise (excluding custom design). 115 Pondfield Rd.
Lange’s – Hot dogs, hamburgers, bratwurst, hot pretzels & assorted drinks. 94 Pondfield Rd.
Lewiko Imaging Art (formerly Arista Camera and Imaging) – 50% off select frames plus other discounts. 108 Pondfield Rd.
Maison Rouge will host a Diego Dalla Palma event on Saturday from 12:00-6:00 pm. Check out the new Autumn/Fall 2014 collection “Original Sin.” Enjoy a beautiful gift with purchase. 27 Pondfield Rd.
Mano A Mano – Great assortment of fashion and home accessories outside the store. 81 Pondfield Rd.
North (new store!) – Complimentary apple cider & doughnuts! 10am-6pm both days. 66 Pondfield Rd.
Papyrus –30% off Halloween items; buy-3-get-1-free holiday boxed cards; buy-1-get-1-50%-off stationery; 25% off any holiday or regular custom printing; sign up for Perks Program & receive a voucher for a free card (no purchase necessary) plus other great benefits! Plus: 2 raffle drawings for those that sign up (those days only) for a free set of stationery. Fri 9am-7pm & Sat 9am-7pm. 72 Pondfield Rd.
Provisions for Pets – Pet adoption day on Saturday, October 18. 110 Kraft Ave.
Pure Barre – Lots of exciting retail and a 5th week free for new clients who purchase a 4-class pack during the sidewalk sale. 7:30am-5:30pm. 2 Cedar St.
Pure Mountain Olive Oils and Vinegars will be selling gourmet popcorn with olive oil and sea salts for $4.95. Also, 2 bottles for $32 and 5 for $80 on bottles normally $17.95 or less. 118 Kraft Ave.
Renewal by Anderson – Informational table in front of Trustco Bank. 7 Park Pl.
Savanna at Home – 50% off regular price on select special-order mirrors and an additional 10% off already-discounted inventory. 116 Pondfield Rd.
Servpro of Scarsdale/Mount Vernon – Water bottles and candy giveaways, plus information about healthy homes, indoor air quality, and mold. 94. Park Pl at Pondfield Rd.
The Silk Road – $10 scarves, $20 tunics, $20 bracelets, savings on tabletop and gift items; Illy espresso makers–originally $295, now $150. 10-5 Fri and Sat. 101 Pondfield Rd.
SilverSpoon – Great selection of merchandise for children and their grown-ups on sale outside the store. 81 Pondfield Rd.
Soccer and Rugby Imports – World Cup Jerseys and select footwear at 50% off. 40 Pondfield Rd.
SoulCycle – Select retail available for 25% off, plus free passes and juices (Sat only for the juices). 94 Kraft Ave.
Studio One will be having 20-30% off products. 102 Pondfield Rd.
Toney Toni and the Gang – Rebecca Taylor trunk show both days. 70 Pondfield Rd.
Topps Wine & Liquor will have an outside wine tasting and a discount bin. 98 Pondfield Rd.
Trapp Opticians – 20-50% off select sunglass lines in-stock. 42 Pondfield Rd.
Trustco Bank – Giveaways including water, candy, and information. 7 Park Pl.
Tryforos and Pernice Florist is offering discounted silk flowers. 73 Pondfield Rd.
Underhills Crossing will offer 15% off lunch for Sidewalk Sale shoppers, served on Friday 11:30 – 3:00, and brunch/lunch served on Saturday 11:00 – 4:00. 74.5 Pondfield Rd.
Village Natural Market – 20-25% off vitamins plus discounts on popcorn and chips. 86 Pondfield Rd.
Weezie D – $19.99-and-under outdoor clearance rack and $3-and-under fall clearance jewelry. All indoor merchandise will be specially discounted. Free popcorn and goodies on Saturday. 15 Park Pl.
Westchester End-of-Life Coalition – Information table outside Citibank on Saturday. Help completing and understanding the NYS Health Care Proxy. Reduced donation rate for Be Prepared Kit. LiveWithCare.org material. 95 Pondfield Rd.
Wild Vine & Liquor – Miraval Rose on sale for $18.99 (normally $24.99). 54 Palmer Ave.
Womrath Bookshop – Great selection of books and children’s items on sale outside. 76 Pondfield Rd.
Yum Yum Tree – All regular-priced items are buy one, get second of equal or lesser value half off. Plus, buy 3, get 1 FREE on all Hanky Panky. Spectacular indoor specials as well… Enjoy refreshments and goodies too! Plus: trunk show with 360 Sweater and Skull Cashmere Thu 10/16 through Sat 10/18; enjoy 15% off these selections! (Sidewalk sale specials exclude consignment items and trunk-show items.) Trunk show hours: 10-6; Sidewalk Sale hours: 9:30 am – 6:00 pm. 96 Pondfield Rd.
Bronxville Children’s Halloween Festival
Sunday, October 19 (rain date: October 26), 12:00-4:00 pm
Leonard Morange Square (along Parkway Rd in the M0etro North parking lot). Rides, pony rides, live music, food from local eateries, activities, and FUN! Pass it on! The Chamber is grateful to the event sponsors: New York-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital, People’s United Bank, Apple Bank for Savings, The Junior League of Bronxville, Trustco Bank, Servpro of Scarsdale/Mount Vernon, Green Mountain Energy, EMLJ, and Stanley Stern / Stern Park, LLC. Follow the Chamber’s website, Facebook, and Twitter for any weather-related announcements.
Many of our event sponsors will be on hand with giveaways and treats for little ones, so definitely stop by their booths to see!
Chantilly Patisserie will be serving decadent treats and announced there’ll be a chance to win a cake!
Plus, come meet Jumping Jax Speech, Physical, and Occupational Therapy, one of the Chamber’s newest members!
Lewiko Art Imaging will offer a $50 gift certificate valid at either Lewiko Art Imaging or at Bronxville Stationers to the child with the best costume at the Festival!
Follow www.bronxvillechamber.com/events and our Facebook/Twitter for down-to-the-wire updates!
Have you seen the Chamber’s annual Halloween photo album? Check out the preliminary roundup of Halloween merchandise around Bronxville—and stay tuned for more to come!
J. C. Fogarty’s will have their Annual Halloween Party 10/31 featuring Sugarush and cash prizes for best costumes! 60 Kraft Ave.
Don’t miss The Reformed Church Nursery School’s Harvest Moon Festival on Saturday, October 25. See events below!
Be sure to place your Halloween orders with Chantilly Patisserie by Saturday, October 25! Call or email them at 771-9400 or Info@ChantillyBronxville.com.
Watch for next week’s newsletter with full-on Halloween!
Think Pink: October Is Breast Cancer Awareness Month
In honor of October being Breast Cancer Awareness month, several Bronxville businesses are offering specials to support the cause:
Weezie D is having a “pink bake sale” on Friday, October 17 to raise money for American Cancer Society Making Strides Against Breast Cancer. There will be cookies, brownies, cake, cupcakes, pink lemonade, and pink tea. 15 Park Pl.
Purchase a Think Pink drink at Blue Moon Mexican Café in October and they will donate $1 per drink to breast cancer research. Enjoy the Pink Planetoid, Strawberry Shortcake Martini, or the Long Beach. $9 each. 7-27 Pondfield Rd. www.bluemoonmexicancafe.com.
Fabio’s Hair Studio is offering a special promotion to help support the National Breast Cancer Foundation. Buy and wear pink hair! They are installing pink hair extensions for a $10 donation and are donating 50% of all pink-hair net profits to the National Breast Cancer Foundation. Call for an appointment: 337-1482. Parkway Rd.
October is breast cancer awareness month. Show your support at Pure Barre with their sticky socks. Click here for a photo. 2 Cedar St.
Think pink in October at LaGravinese Jewelers. Click here to see some of their pink selections. 115 Pondfield Rd.
Blow & Beyond is offering pink hair strands for breast cancer awareness for $10 donation per strand. 4A Cedar St.
The annual Bronxville Children’s Halloween Festival will be held Sunday, October 19 (rain date: Sunday, October 26), in Leonard Morange Park. See above!
Save 20% off all Melissa & Doug at Womrath Bookshop! Offer expires October 31. 76 Pondfield Rd.
OSilas Gallery’s Great Pumpkin Pastel Workshop on Saturday, October 18, 10:00 am – 12:30 pm, is for ages 9-12. Create an abstract jack-o’-lantern using oil pastels with local artist Marygrace Killip. Materials provided. Cost: $75 ($60 members). To register, call 337-9300 x 2173.
Here are upcoming events for children at the Bronxville Public Library: Thursday, October 16 – 4:00-4:45 pm – Scarecrow Craft; Friday, October 17 – 3:30-5:15 pm – Family Film: Mr. Peabody & Sherman; Tuesday, October 21 – 4:00-5:00 pm – Science in the Library: Tornadoes, Witches, and Rainbows (registration required); Wednesday, October 22 – 10:30-11:00 am – Tots of Fun; Wednesday, October 22 – 4:00-5:00 pm – Lego Club; 201 Pondfield Rd. www.bronxvillelibrary.org.
Provisions for Pets is offering a half-price sale on 12-lb and 25-lb bags of no-grain LiveFree dog food. The 4-lb bags will be $5 off. Be sure to get some before the supply runs out! 779-0414. 110 Kraft Ave.
Shop early and save at Kensington Paper’s annual holiday card sale. Save 15% off on all orders through November 1. Stop in and let them help you find the perfect card. 82 Kraft Ave.
Events-Shopping, Dining, Education, Entertainment, and More
- Bronxville Sidewalk Sale – Friday, October 17 and Saturday, October 18. Rain or shine!
- Bronxville Children’s Halloween Festival – Sunday, October 19 (rain date: October 26)
Don’t miss the Bronxville Farmers’ Market, 8:30 am – 1:00 pm every Saturday through November 22. Stone Place at Paxton Ave. Rain or shine!
Pure Barre’s Grand Opening celebration is on Thursday, October 16 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm. Join them for cocktails, light bites, music and Pure Barre fun. RSVP required by Monday, October 13: Bronxville@purebarre.com. 2 Cedar St.
On Thursday, October 16 at 7:00 pm, the Jazz Knights of West Point will play a concert of 20th-century American music, including a tribute to Jerome Kern at the OSilas Gallery. The Jazz Knights of West Point are the official swing band of the United States Military Academy and their music is a treat for the senses. Bring your friends and join them in the Sommer Center for a concert by this amazing ensemble. This event is free; reservations are required: 395-4520.
Join Park 143 Bistro on Thursday, October 16 for a very special Smokehouse & Craft Beer Three-Course Tasting Dinner. An evening not to be missed! $45 per guest (does not include tax and gratuity). Reservations required. Call 337-5100. Visit www.143parkbistro.com to view menu.
Friday, October 17, and Saturday, October 18 – Bronxville Fall Sidewalk Sale! 10:00 am – 5:00 pm, rain or shine. Great bargains throughout the village!
Toney Toni and the Gang is doing a Rebecca Taylor trunk show on Friday, October 17 and Saturday October 18. They are so excited to introduce their winter collection including beautiful sweaters, blouses, pants, dresses and jackets. It’s also a great time to stop by to check out all of their new Fall collections. 70 Pondfield Rd.
Here’s the lineup at J.C. Fogarty’s this weekend: Friday, October 17 – Avalon Rose; Saturday, October 18 – River of Dreams – Billy Joel Tribute. Every Sunday and Monday night free buffet for football. 60 Kraft Ave.
OSilas Gallery invites you to join them for lunch and contemporary art conversation: Friday, October 17 – Bart Bland – “Defining Beauty in Contemporary Art” and Friday, November 21 – Lisa Sorensen – “A Fresh Look: Painting & Display Options for Photography”. $45 (members: $35). Call to register: 337-9300 x2173.
Join Team Weezie D on Sunday, October 19 as they walk to raise money in their Making Strides Against Breast Cancer event. They will start the event with a continental breakfast at their Rye location (22 Purchase St.) at 7:30 am. Click here for more details and to join, or call 337-1008.
Arlen Gargagliano will be hosting a “Latin-Style Fall Fiesta at Mambo 64” on Monday, October 20, from 7:00 to 9:00 pm. What makes a fall fiesta great? Big, bold flavors, lots of color, and great fun! Pumpkin Fritters and Chorizo Apple Stuffing are just two of the items that will make you want to host a fall-themed party. $50. Click here to register.
Concordia College will host an Adult Ed Open House on Monday, October 20. Click here for more info.
Light Up the Night, an evening to benefit ANDRUS Children’s Center, will be held on Friday, October 24 at Westchester Country Club from 6:00 to 10:00 pm. Cocktails, 6:00 pm; benefit dinner, 7:15 pm. Click here for tickets or to donate.
Sign up by October 22 for Chantilly Patisserie’s October classes: Halloween Cupcake Decorating Demo & Workshop is on Friday, October 24 from 3:30 to 5:00 pm (ages 6 and up). $40. Ladies’ Night, a chocolate éclairs and chocolate-covered strawberry workshop, is Saturday, October 25 from 5:00 to 7:00 pm. Enjoy champagne while making your own creations (21 and older). $60. Call 771-9400 or email email@example.com.
The Reformed Church Nursery School is hosting their annual Harvest Moon Festival on Saturday, October 25. It is a fun-filled day for Bronxville families celebrating the fall season. The event is open to the public. Save the date and watch for details!
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The Village of Bronxville is a mile square community that is 15 miles north of midtown Manhattan. Our charming English-style Village is nestled along the banks of the Bronx River in Southern Westchester County with a population of 6,200 residents. From its beginnings in the mid-17th century, Bronxville has evolved into one of America’s premiere metropolitan suburbs.
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Patty Breen, President – Houlihan Lawrence
Paul Ranieri, Vice President – D.C. Ranieri Insurance Company
James Van Metter, Treasurer – James Van Metter Wealth Management
Stephanie Weston, Secretary – People’s United Bank
Bob Krause, Advisor – Mrs. Morgan’s Flower Shop
Joan Iacono, Counsel – Joan Iacono, Esq.
Susan Miele, Executive Director
Donald Gray, Village Liaison
Philip Hedger – Ernie’s Wine Bar + EATS
Steve Ircha – Aegis Capital
John Lee – Bronxville Stationers and Arista Camera & Imaging
Lou Maggiotto – Nobile, Magarian & DiSalvo
Steven Singer – Provisions for Pets
Fran Smith – Hunt Woods Manor Design
Eben Thurston – Spring Marketing Strategies