Suzanne Steinbaum will be the keynote speaker at the Westchester Go Red for Women’s event in Rye Brook Fri., May 31. See listing for details.
Suzanne Steinbaum will be the keynote speaker at the Westchester Go Red for Women’s event in Rye Brook Fri., May 31. See listing for details.

Fri., May 24

BLIND BROOK SCHOOLS CLOSED. As a result of unused snow days this past winter, all schools and offices in the Blind Brook school district will be closed today-Tues., May 28. Schools and offices will reopen Wed., May 29.

PORT CHESTER SCHOOLS CLOSED. As a result of unused snow days this past winter, Port Chester schools will be closed today-Mon., May 27. Schools will reopen Tues., May 28.

THE SPADTASTICS. Garcia’s, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 21 & over. Doors open at 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m. Grateful Dead cover band. $15 in advance; $20 day of show. www.thecapitoltheatre.com or www.ticketfly.com.

CLADIES NIGHT SIP & SPIN WHEEL CLASS. Clay Art Center, 40 Beech St., Port Chester. Every Friday, 7-9 p.m. Ages 18 & over (proof required). BYOB. This is a one-time class for adults interested in learning to use the potter’s wheel. Participants can have fun and get their hands dirty while learning the potter’s wheel. $50 fee includes clay and firing. Registration closes two days before class. Register at www.clayartcenter.org.

Sat., May 25

PORT CHESTER-RYE BROOK PUBLIC LIBRARY, 1 Haseco St., Port Chester. The library will be closed today and Mon., May 27 for the Memorial Day weekend.

MOBILE SHREDDER EVENT. Village Hall Parking Lot, 222 Grace Church St., Port Chester. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Residents can bring items for shredding.

DROP-IN CLAY CLASS. Clay Art Center, 40 Beech St., Port Chester. 1-3 p.m. or 3:30-5:30 p.m. For ages 5-99 interested in playing with clay for the first time. Professional ceramic artists guide themed hand-building projects for adults, children, family and friends. No previous experience necessary; beginners welcome. Projects take between 1.5-2 hours. Projects will be glazed and fired and available for pick-up in 2-3 weeks. Class includes materials and firing. Children under 12 must attend with a guardian enrolled in the class. $30 adults; $20 children under 12. Tickets go on sale at the front desk at 10 a.m. each Saturday. Reserve your seat, first come-first served at 914/937-2047 x3; www.clayartcenter.org.

THE STRING CHEESE INCIDENT PRE-SHOW: DOGS IN A PILE. Garcia’s, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., show at 6:45 p.m. Free for ticketholders for tonight’s show at The Capitol Theatre. See below. Dogs in a Pile is the culmination of a love of music born from the deepest American roots of psychedelia, jazz, fusion, funk, traditional, and rock & roll.

STRING CHEESE INCIDENT. The Capitol Theatre, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 18 & over unless accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. Doors open at 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m. They are one of America’s most significant independent bands. $59.50, $69.50 & $109.50 in advance; $64.50, $74.50 and $114.50 day of show. www.thecapitoltheatre.com or www.ticketfly.com.

Sun., May 26

THE STRING CHEESE INCIDENT PRE-SHOW: LITZ. Garcia’s, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., show at 6:45 p.m. Free for String Cheese Incident concert at The Capitol Theatre. See below. LITZ brings together a wide array of musical influences ranging from funk, jam, go-go, soul, electronica and just about everywhere in-between to amalgamate a new sound for the ears of the world.

THE STRING CHEESE INCIDENT. The Capitol Theatre, 149 Westchester Ave. Port Chester. See May 25 listing for information.

Mon., May 27

MEMORIAL DAY. Municipal offices of Rye Brook, Port Chester and the Town of Rye are closed today. Most banks, the library and the post office are closed; no mail delivery today. Port Chester and Blind Brook schools are closed today. Port Chester schools will reopen tomorrow; Blind Brook schools will reopen Wed. In Rye Brook, Monday garbage will be collected Tuesday; Tuesday garbage will be collected Wednesday; Wednesday, Thursday & Friday collections of garbage and recycling remain the same. No bulk or green waste collection this week. In Port Chester, Monday garbage will be collected Tuesday; Tuesday pickups shift to Wednesday; Thursday & Friday pickups are unchanged. No curbside trash and/or green waste collection Wed., May 29. Violators will be subject of summons and fines.

ANNUAL MEMORIAL DAY OBSERVANCES AND PARADE. Village Marina, Port Chester. 8:45 a.m. Services to honor servicemen who served and died at sea. Color Guard team firing and flowers will be strewn upon the water then taps will be played. 9 a.m.: William James Memorial, Gateway Park, N. Main Street. Color Guard and firing team then taps. 9:15 a.m. Vietnam War Memorial and Police Memorial, Lyons Park, King & Putnam Avenues. Color Guard and firing team then taps. 9:30 a.m.: Spanish War Memorial, Summerfield Park, King Street and Willett Ave. Color Guard and firing team then taps. 9:45 a.m.: Civil War Memorial, Post Road and Pearl St. Color Guard and firing team then taps. 10 a.m.: American Legion Post 93, Pearl St. Firing Team. 10:30 a.m.: Port Chester Fire Dept. headquarters, Westchester Ave. Color Guard and firing team. 10:45 a.m.: Korean War Memorial, Crawford Park, N. Ridge St., Rye Brook. Color Guard, firing team and taps. 11 a.m. Veterans Memorial Park, N. Regent St. & Westchester Ave. followed by a parade down Westchester Ave. to Broad Street. Events hosted by the American Legion Port Chester Post 93. 914/937-5562.

THE STRING CHEESE INCIDENT. The Capitol Theatre, 149 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Doors open at 6 p.m., show at 7 p.m. See May 25 listing for details.

Tues., May 28

AFFORDABLE CARE ACT ASSISTANCE. Port Chester-Rye Brook Public Library, 1 Haseco Ave., Port Chester. Tuesdays 9 a.m.-5 p.m. by appointment only to 914/813-5192. Representatives from the Westchester County Department of Health will answer questions and register patrons for this insurance. Assistance is available in both English and Spanish.

BINGO. Corpus Christi-Holy Rosary School Cafeteria, 136 S. Regent St., Port Chester. Every Tuesday. Doors open at 5 p.m. Bingo begins at 6:45 p.m.

DROP-IN VOLLEYBALL. Carver Center, 400 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Tuesdays, 7-9 p.m. Adults only. This is a great way to socialize and network. $4 per person. www.Carvercenter.org.

Wed., May 29

COUNCIL OF COMMUNITY SERVICES OF PORT CHESTER-RYE BROOK-RYE TOWN 42ND ANNUAL LUNCHEON & NETWORKING MEETING. Westchester Burger Co., 275 S. Ridge St., Rye Brook. 12-2 p.m. Honorees will include Doris Bailey-Reavis and Rev. Hilario Albert (Extra Mile Award) with Special Recognition to the Friends of the Port Chester-Rye Brook Public Library. At the event they will also introduce new community leaders. $55 in advance; $60 day of event. RSVP by email to council10573@gmail.com. Checks payable to Council of Community Services can be mailed to them at PO Box 123, Port Chester, NY 10573.

UJA FEDERATION OF NY WESTCHESTER ANNUAL CELEBRATION 2019: SURFING UJA. The Capitol Theatre, 149 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. 6:30 p.m. Event will celebrate the impact of UJA Federation of NY and will honor Martine and Stanley Fleishman, Linda Mirels, Wendy Fisher and Philip Kirsh. $50-$180 per person. Registration required at www.usafedny.org/event/view/celebration-surfing-uja.

YOUR AGING PARENTS AND YOU. KTI, 575 King St., Port Chester. 7 p.m. Navigating emotional dilemmas and spiritual questions: a panel discussion for the community. Facilitated by Rabbi Ben Goldberg of KTI and Elyse Brown, Program Director Supermarketing for Seniors, Jewish Family Services of Westchester and featuring Ronni Lang, LCSW, Greenwich Hospital Center for Healthy Aging and Rabbi Liz Rolle, Spiritual Leader and Elder Care provider. Free and open to the community. RSVP to Elyse Brown at 203/622-1881 or email ebrown@jfsgreenwich.org. Sponsored by Jewish Family Services of Greenwich and Congregation KTI.

Thurs., May 30

KELLER WILLIAMS. Garcia’s, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 21 & over. Tonight & tomorrow. Doors open at 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m. Williams is an American singer, songwriter and musician who combines elements of bluegrass, folk, alternative rock, reggae, electronica/dance, jazz, funk, along with other assorted genres. $30 in advance; $35 day of show. www.thecapitoltheatre.com or www.ticketfly.com.

ZUMBA. Posillipo Center, 32 Garibaldi Pl., Rye Brook. Every Thursday. 7:30-8:30 p.m. Instructor: Martha Oceguera, who also teaches at the Rye YMCA. Your first class is free. Come for a fun, exciting, high calorie-burning workout that feels like a party. Classes are open to the public and walk-ins are welcome. No dance experience required. Bring friends and meet new ones. For information, write to Martha Oceguera at zumba.w.martha@gmail.com.

Fri., May 31

GO RED FOR WOMEN. Hilton Westchester, Westchester Avenue, Rye Brook. 9 a.m. registration; 9:30-11:15 a.m. Learning sessions; 11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Networking and auction; 12:15-1:30 p.m. luncheon. Keynote speaker will be Dr. Suzanne Steinbaum, DO, FACC, FAHA, cardiologist and Director of Women’s Cardiovascular Prevention, Health and Wellness at Mt. Sinai Heart in NYC. $175. Tickets are on sale at http://westchestergored.heart.org.

FROM THE PAGE TO THE STAGE. Blind Brook Middle/High School, King Street, Rye Brook. 6 p.m. The Blind Brook Middle School Drama Club presents a performance of great original theatre. All scenes written and performed by the ensemble.

KELLER WILLIAMS. Garcia’s, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 21 & over. Doors open at 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m. See May 30 listing for details.

CLADIES NIGHT SIP & SPIN WHEEL CLASS. Clay Art Center, 40 Beech St., Port Chester. Every Friday, 7-9 p.m.  Ages 18 & over (proof required). BYOB. This is a one-time class for adults interested in learning to use the potter’s wheel. Participants can have fun and get their hands dirty while learning the potter’s wheel. $50 fee includes clay and firing. Registration closes two days before class. Register at www.clayartcenter.org.

Sat., June 1

PORT CHESTER BEAUTIFICATION CLEAN-UP DAY. Train station parking lot, Broad Street, Port Chester. 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Help beautify Port Chester. Please dress appropriately; gloves and bags will be provided. For additional information contact Beautification@portchesterny.com.

SPRING FEST 2019. Clay Art Center, 40 Beech St., Port Chester. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Giant pottery sale; fun activities for the whole family. Shop original, hand-made pottery pieces, donated by tri-state area ceramic artists. Funds raised will go towards the $20,000 needed to replace one of the kilns. Event will also feature Adopt-a-Dog pet adoption. www.clayartcenter.org.

DROP-IN CLAY CLASS. Clay Art Center, 40 Beech St., Port Chester. 1-3 p.m. or 3:30-5:30 p.m. For ages 5-99 interested in playing with clay for the first time. Professional ceramic artists guide themed hand-building projects for adults, children, family and friends. No previous experience necessary; beginners welcome. Projects take between 1.5-2 hours. Projects will be glazed and fired and available for pick-up in 2-3 weeks. Class includes materials and firing. Children under 12 must attend with a guardian enrolled in the class. $30 adults; $20 children under 12. Tickets go on sale at the front desk at 10 a.m. each Saturday. Reserve your seat, first come-first served at 914/937-2047 x3; www.clayartcenter.org.

ROCK LOBSTER FEST. Crawford Park Pavilion, North Ridge Street, Rye Brook. 6 p.m. Event will feature musical guests, Schlango Doss and Julie Corbalis and is a fundraiser for the Friends of Crawford Park to restore the park’s 1-mile walking path. $75 includes dinner, wine/beer and entertainments. Raffle tickets are $20 for five tickets to win amazing prizes from local stores. For additional information go to www.friendsofcrawfordpark.org.

GREENWICH INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL’S EPIC ANNIVERSARY PARTY FT. KESHA. The Capitol Theatre, 149 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Guests 8-20 years are permitted in the balcony only and must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. General Admission and the VIP Lounge at Garcia’s at The Capitol Theatre are 21 and over only. GIFF's Epic Anniversary Party celebrates the five-year anniversary of the Festival. This star-studded event will feature a concert performance by singer/songwriter/activist Kesha, an award presentation by actress Connie Nielsen, the musical stylings of DJ April Larken, surprise guests, cocktails, and an exclusive Casamigos VIP Lounge at Garcia’s. $200 balcony; $400 EPIC tickets; $1500 Festival VIP Pass. www.thecapitoltheatre.com or www.ticketfly.com.

Sun., June 2

PORT CHESTER HIGH SCHOOL MARCHING BAND BOTTLE AND CAN COLLECTION. PCHS, gym side of building on College Avenue, Rye Brook, 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Aluminum soda or beer cans, plastic and glass beverage or beer bottles eligible for deposit refund will be collected. Remember that water bottles now carry the deposit too. The collections underwrite band expenses throughout the year.

THE VILLAGE SINGERS OF WESTCHESTER: DANCING THROUGH SPRING. St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 761 King St., Rye Brook. 2 p.m. Program includes Fauré’s “Requiem” plus American popular music, classical music, madrigals and more. $15; $10 children. Tickets can be purchased at the door. Refreshments will be served. There will also be a 50/50 at $5 per ticket which can also be purchased at the door. www.thevillagesingers.com.

For Kids

Thursdays thru June

KARATE (TAE KWON DO). Park Avenue School, Port Chester. 6-7:30 p.m. Presented by the Port Chester Recreation Department. Taught by Master Rico Dos Anjos, this program is open to all citizens ages 6 & up. 914/939-2354.

CAMPS

RYE BROOK RECREATION BASKETBALL SHOOTING BOOT CAMP. BBHS Gym, King Street, Rye Brook. July 15-19, 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m. $395. www.ryebrook.org click on recreation.

RYE BROOK RECREATION DAY CAMP AND TEEN TRAVEL CAMP. July 1-Aug. 9. Day Camp for boys and girls entering K-6th grade will run from 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Travel Camp for boys and girls entering 7th-10th grade will have a schedule with a few earlier starts and a few later ending times to be determined after the trips are booked. Otherwise Travel Camp is also 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. $1110 for 1st child; $860 each additional child. Travel Camp 6-weeks $1790. For additional information about Day Camp, call Rocky at 914/305-2948; for Teen Travel Camp call Janice at 914/305-2947.

WARD SUMMER LEARNING CAMP. Rye Presbyterian Educational Annex, 882 Boston Post Rd., Rye. July 8-Aug. 2, 8:30 a.m.-2:45 p.m. For young school children in grades 1-5 to improve their reading, writing and English skills, Ward’s program is not just schoolwork, but a unique learning experience featuring certified elementary teachers in small group classes and a fun music component where children learn to sing the biggest hits of classical American jazz. $275 per student--$260 each for more4 than one child from a family. Busing leaves at 8:15 a.m. from Bethesda Baptist Church in Port Chester and returns by 3 p.m. for any child who needs transportation. Children should bring a simple sandwich lunch in a paper bag with their name on it each day. Ward Institute will provide a breakfast snack of fresh milk, 100% juice and cereal each morning and milk or juice and fresh vegetables and fruit at lunch. An open house will be held Wed., June 26 at 7 p.m. for all applicants and parents. Admission applications should be submitted at soon as possible to Ward Summer Learning Camp, 66 Indian Rd., Port Chester. For information call 914/939-6541.

CAMP CARVER. Carver Center, 400 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Camp runs from Mon.-Fri., July 1-Aug. 9 (no camp July 4), 8 a.m.-4 p.m. It is open to children who are between 4 and 13 years of age (as of July 1). Campers will enjoy themed weeks, age-appropriate field trips, swimming or water play and more. Summer reading support will be provided. $750 per child for 6-week session; $700 for each additional sibling. www.carvercenter.org.

PORT CHESTER RECREATION DAY CAMP. Location to be determined. July 1-12; 15-26 & 29-Aug. 9 for ages 5-12 (child must have completed Kindergarten), 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Mon.-Fri. Children will swim at the Saxon Woods Pool. They will participate in a variety of activities: sports, games, arts & crafts, trips and special events, Several entertainers will visit camp. Immunization record must accompany payment. For each 2-week session: $200 for first child; $180 for second child and $160 for third child; $250 non-residents before May 10. Rates go up after that date.

CLAY ART CENTER SUMMER CAMP 2019. 30 Beech St., Port Chester. July 1-Aug. 28. Half-and full-day summer camps for ages 6-15. Morning camp (9 a.m.-12 p.m.) is $300/week; Afternoon camp (1-4 p.m.) is $300 per week; full day camp (9 a.m.-4 p.m.) is $490 per week and Early Bird Drop Off (8:30 a.m.) is $40 per week. For information go to www.clayartcenter.org. There is a 10% discount for each additional child’s registration and 20% off for Port Chester public school students.

For Seniors

Tues., May 28

MUSIC APPRECIATION LECTURE WITH AMY AHLERT. Posillipo Center, 32 Garibaldi Pl., Rye Brook. 1-2:30 p.m. Free. Program will feature a cross section of selections written by some of the best songwriters in America. A conversation will engage seniors to share their personal thoughts on how some of these songs touched their own lives. Lyrics will be provided. Sign up at 914/939-7904.

Wed., May 29

EMPIRE CASINO. Rye Brook Seniors. Bus departs AJP at 9:30 a.m. and Yonkers at 3:15 p.m. Join your friends for a day at the Casino; lunch on your own. $2; $4 for non-members. Register at 914/939-7904.

PAINT NITE & PIZZA PARTY (BYOB). Posillipo Center, 32 Garibaldi Pl., Rye Brook. Must arrive on time for dinner at 5:30 p.m., painting begins at 6:15 p.m.  Dinner of pizza, salad and soft drinks will be provided. Feel free to bring a bottle of wine. Fun, friendship, food and drink while creating a beautiful piece of artwork step-by-step. Painting will conclude at 8 p.m. Open to people of all ages. Space is limited. Dress appropriately to work with paint. $20. Sign up at 914/939-7904.

Mondays

YOGA. Port Chester Senior Community Center, 220 Grace Church St., Port Chester. 10:30 a.m. 914/939-4975.

TAI CHI. Posillipo Center, 32 Garibaldi Pl., Rye Brook. 1 p.m. $42 or $5 drop in for members; $70 or $8 drop in fee for non-members. 914/939-7904.

Tuesdays

PAINTING INSTRUCTION. Posillipo Center, 32 Garibaldi Pl., Rye Brook. 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Taught by Kathleen Pasquale. This class is for the beginner as well as accomplished painters. Free for members. 914/939-7904.

TAI CHI. Port Chester Senior Community Center, 220 Grace Church St., Port Chester.10:30 a.m. 914/939-4975.

Mon., Tues. & Thurs.

GENERAL FITNESS/STRENGTH TRAINING. Posillipo Center, 32 Garibaldi Pl., Rye Brook. 9 a.m. Free for members. Treat yourself to an aerobic workout concentrating on building muscle mass and stronger bones. Includes stair exercises. Taught by Tiffany Mon. & Tues. and by Jodi Thursdays. 914/939-7904.

Mondays & Fridays

MAH JONG FOR ALL LEVELS. Posillipo Center, 32 Garibaldi Pl., Rye Brook. 9:30 a.m. Free. Join Rye Brook resident Anita Penchina and either learn to play this age-old game or be paired with some fellow players and learn or perfect your skill. For information call 939-7904.

Tuesdays & Thursdays

COMPUTER INSTRUCTION WITH JOSH BROWN. Posillipo Center, 32 Garibaldi Pl., Rye Brook. 4-5 p.m. Free. By appointment only—1/2-hour appointments. 914/939-7904.

3rd Tuesday

BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENING. Posillipo Center, 32 Garibaldi Pl., Rye Brook. 9:30-10:30 a.m. Free. For information call 939-7904.

Every Wed., Thurs. & Sat.

BINGO. Port Chester Senior Community Center, 220 Grace Church St., Port Chester. 1 p.m. For information call 939-4975.

Every Thursday

ZUMBA. Port Chester Senior Community Center, 220 Grace Church St., Port Chester. 10:30 a.m. For information call 914/939-4975.

SENIOR BENEFITS INFORMATION CENTER. Port Chester-Rye Brook Public Library, 1 Haseco Ave., Port Chester. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Trained counselors are available to help adults 55 and over and those caring for the elderly achieve a better understanding of Medicare health plans and prescription drug coverage. Please bring your Medicare card as well as any other insurance card you may have. 914/269-7131.

Every Friday

PAINTING CLASS. Port Chester Senior Community Center, 220 Grace Church St., Port Chester. 10:30-11:45 a.m. With instructor Kathleen Pasquale. 939-4975.

YOGA. Posillipo Center, 32 Garibaldi Pl., Rye Brook. 10 a.m. Class is limited to 12 and is on a first come, first served basis. Join instructor Pat Gleason on an exploration in the practice of Yoga. $45 for $5 drop in for members; $75 of $8 drop in for non-members. 914/939-7904.