PEEKSKILL, N.Y. - Here's a look at some events happening around Peekskill this week. For more listings, visit our Events calendar.
Monday, Sept. 23
Teen Anime Manga Club: 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Come to The Field Library's new Anime Manga Club! and watch an Anime, discuss future plans for the club, and enjoy snacks. Free. The Field Library, 4 Nelson Avenue, Peekskill.
Try a Cartooning Workshop: 4:30 p.m. In this course, students will draw their favorite characters while learning and apply foundation drawing practices. $160. New Era Creative Space (NECS), 1016 Brown Street, Peekskill.
Meditation: 7.30 to 8.30 a.m. Kundalini meditation is an active moving meditation, created by Osho - enlightened master. We do different meditations and most of them are guided meditations with music. Free. Ganesha Spa, 15 Depew Court, Peekskill.
Tuesday, Sept. 24
Community Acupuncture: 7-9 p.m. Licensed acupuncturist Margaret Steele offers an auricular (ear) acupuncture protocol for stress, pain, willpower, insomnia, detox and general well-being. After five tiny needles are inserted in the ear, participants relax in a quiet room with ambient music. $15. Energy Movement Center, 925 South Street, Peekskill.
World Rhythms Dance, Adult & Teens: 7:30 p.m. Rhythm and movement are fused as participants explore world dance forms. Latin ballroom, african danza & belly dance are among the many techniques & styles incorporated. $15. New Era Creative Space (NECS), 1016 Brown Street, Peekskill.
Calligraphy Workshop - Try 1st Class Free! 4 p.m. This workshop will cover the basics of typography, hand lettering and calligraphy. Make beautiful projects by learning the stunning art of drawing words. $160. New Era Creative Space (NECS), 1016 Brown Street, Peekskill.
Wednesday, Sept. 25
Stories & Crafts, Ages 3-5: 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Bring your imaginations and get ready for a fun and creative hour! Kids listen to lively stories and make eclectic thematic crafts to take home. $160. New Era Creative Space (NECS), 1016 Brown Street, Peekskill
Handwriting Without Tears! Age 5-7: 4 p.m. The Handwriting Without Tears curriculum draws from years of innovation and research to provide developmentally appropriate, multisensory tools and strategies for handwriting mastery. $160. New Era Creative Space (NECS), 1016 Brown Street, Peekskill.
Thursday, Sept. 26
Mozart - The Magic Flute: 7 p.m. Mozart's The Magic Flute is a colorful parade of wild and whimsical characters - from the high-flying coloratura of the Queen of the Night to Papageno and his flighty bird songs, The Magic Flute is truly a magical opera! $10.00 at the door. Paramount Hudson Valley, 1008 Brown Street, Peekskill.
Yamim Noraim (Fearful Days): A Trilogy: 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. A video presentation with artist talk and reception. Free with Admission to Museum. Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, 1701 Main Street, Peekskill.
Teens Get Crafty Workshop – Wrap Jewelry: 3.30 p.m. to 5 p.m. Tweens and Teens – Come and make your own colorful wrap bracelet, anklet, or necklace at The Field Library’s Sept.ust Teen Craft Workshop. Free. The Field Library, 4 Nelson Avenue, Peekskill.