1) Temple Beth Am, of Yorktown, is holding an Open House on Sunday, Sept. 22 from 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Prospective members can meet the spiritual and religious school leaders and members of the board. There will be an Ice Cream Social. For further information please call Julie Woogen at the Temple 914.962.7500
2) Ryan Tomeny of Yorktown recently completed the Advanced Junior Racing Summer Camp at Grand Prix New York/Spins Bowl in Mount Kisco. The Advanced Junior Racing Summer Camp program teaches junior drivers the basics of driving and racing. Read more here.
3) A new theatre group is forming in Somers. An informational meeting will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 18 at 7:30 p.m.at the Van Tassell House in Somers. Please contact Dyke at (914)277-3187 for more information.
4) Yorktown's Dan Thaler is offering two hand-crafted wooden kayaks and he is also accepting commissions for spring paddling. More information here.
5) What does it mean to be "business friendly?" A review of Town Board minutes looks at the impact the Supervisor and Town Board have had on Yorktown's business environment. Read Susan Siegel's blog here.