Playgroups & Groups

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The Pound Ridge Little Ones is a group of mothers who coordinate events for children in Pound Ridge. Past events have included our annual Halloween party, a snowman party, a Valentines Day party, and a St. Patrick`s Day party. In addition to our monthly events, PRLO’s hosts a weekly playgroup at the Hiram Halle Memorial Library and publishes a newsletter at least twice a year.  To find out more information or to join our mailing list please call Laura Henry at 764-4230.


PRNNC is a non-profit social and civic organization that welcomes new residents to the Pound Ridge area and builds relationships amongst our neighbors. We do this through a number of fun and exciting activities and events covering a wide range of interests. Our club offers a great opportunity to meet people in the area and discover our town and community. We are open to residents in Pound Ridge, Bedford and Lewisboro. For more information, please contact Nikki at 763-5073, visit or email

A weekend-based forum in Pound Ridge and surrounding towns for working moms to socialize their children, share information, network, and most importantly– HAVE FUN. Monthly weekend playdates at rotating homes * Monthly Mother’s Night Out * Quarterly Couples/Family Events. For more information, visit

The Rivertown Twins Group serves parents of multiples throughout Dobbs Ferry, Hastings, Irvington, and Tarrytown. Meetings are generally held the last Tuesday of the month. For more information please contact Yasmine at 914-478-1834 or email

The Rye Newcomers and Neighbors’ Club is a social organization that will introduce you to the Rye community and provide you with a sense of ongoing camaraderie through many events and activities. We welcome all residents of Rye, Rye Brook, Purchase, Port Chester, and Harrison. And you don’t have to be new to the area in order to join! For membership information please contact Liza 914-481-4726 or Catherine 914-921-3298 or visit

The Parenting Center at Temple Shaaray Tefila features a warm and welcoming space for parents and their children, from ages 0-30 months.  Our current programs include Blooming Babies, a free program held every Wednesday from 9:30-10:30. Drop in and meet other local moms, while your children play in our nurturing environment. Puppetry with Nancy will be offered weekly on Thursdays beginning Feb. 28, 2013 for a small fee.  Join us for music, movement & more, all with hand and rod puppets! The Early Childhood Center also has a nursery program for children ages 2, 3, and 4 years. For information, please contact ECC Director Beth Kiffel at 914-666-3188 or  Visit

The Rivertown Play Group is the central address for families of young children living in the Rivertowns in lower Westchester (Hastings, Dobbs Ferry, Ardsley, Irvington, Tarrytown) and the surrounding areas, including White Plains, Scarsdale, and Hartsdale. It provides programming for both children and their parents and unique opportunities for connection within the community.   To find out what’s on the calendar, visit


The Rosenthal JCC of Northern Westchester is a Jewish Community Center where individuals grow, explore and connect to the community around them through recreational, educational, cultural and social services and programs. Our main campus is in Pleasantville with a branch serving the Yorktown community. For more information about our Jewish learning and celebrations, early childhood programs, summer camps, after-school activities, sport leagues, cultural programs, and social services such as early intervention and referrals or counseling, please call (914) 741-0333 or visit us online at