Event Details

Cornell Coffee Chat for Westchester Alumni on Saturday, November 4th between 11am and 1pm at Jean-Jacques Cafe & Patisserie at 468 Bedford Avenue, Pleasantville. Come and meet fellow alumni and explore Pleasantville’s Farmers Market, County Trailways for biking, and/or Rockefeller Preserve State Park’s hiking trails.

Event Details:
DATE: Saturday, November 4, 2023
TIME: 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. ET
LOCATION: Jean-Jacques Café & Patisserie — 468 Bedford Road (at Marble Avenue), Pleasantville

Individuals can come at any time within the two-hour time span and order and pick up coffee/tea, pastries and/or sandwiches at the counter.

Before and after coming for coffee and company, you can also check out three nearby attractions:

1) Pleasantville Farmers Market – open 8:30am to 1pm in the parking lot for Metro North across the intersection of Bedford Road and Marble Avenue.  For more information, click https://www.pleasantvillefarmersmarket.org/, which includes links to lists of vendors and nearby parking (e.g., Grove Street for free parking)

2) North County and South County Trailways –  biking trails accessible from a parking lot at the Taconic Pkwy about one mile west of Jean Jacques. https://parks.westchestergov.com/trailways

3) Rockefeller Preserve State Park – great broad hiking trails with flat and hilly routes.  Open until dusk, $6 parking fee, about 2 miles west. https://parks.ny.gov/parks/59/details.aspx

If you know of coffee/tea cafes in other parts of Westchester that you think would offer tasty food and beverages, adequate space for a group, and nearby parking, please contact Laura Fratt.

Get Involved with the Cornell Alumni Association of Westchester

If you would like to volunteer to help with the Cornell Alumni Association of Westchester, please get in touch by emailing Laura Fratt or Jim Irish. We are looking for volunteers to help with CAAW activities, alumni speakers, event ideas, and welcome your participation!

Event Questions? Contact Jonathan Gellman