Frank Who?

Frank Who?
Special Events for Adults

Frank Who?

Tuesday, January 22 | 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

The next time you use an electric motor (e.g. to start your car), ride on a Metro North train or the light rail/trolley systems in Seattle, Portland, etc., or read about progress in driverless vehicles, give a thought to one of the most significant men behind all of these developments.  

In the last two decades of the 19th century, the science and technology of electricity were developing fast.  One of the pioneers was Frank Sprague, whose name is little known to the general public.  Come along to learn a little about his life, and much more about his contribution to the modern world.   

The presentation is by Tom Laurenson, of the Shore Line Trolley Museum in Connecticut. 

Prepare to be surprised.

 


The Bronxville Library will be closing at 4:00 pm tomorrow, Friday, March 9th, for our Friends of the Bronxville Library fundraiser.

The Library will be open tomorrow, Thursday March 8th, 2018 from 9:00 AM to 1:00  PM with limited service .

We will continue our regular hours from 1:00 PM to 9:00  PM.

 

The Library will be open tomorrow, Thursday March 8th, 2018 from 9:00 AM to 1:00  PM with limited service .

We will continue our regular hours from 1:00 PM to 9:00  PM.

 

Until further notice, there is no printing, copying or scanning service available.

The Library will be open tomorrow, Tuesday March 6th, 2018 from 9:00 AM to 1:00  PM with limited service .

We will continue our regular hours from 1:00 PM to 9:00  PM.

 

 

The Bronxville Public Library will be closed Sunday, December 31 and Monday January 1, 2017 for the New Years Holiday

 The Library will be closed today, Wednesday, March 21st,2018 due to the inclement weather