Colombian drummer and composer Daniel Criado and his quartet will perform Fri., June 28 at St. Peter’s Church in Port Chester.
Colombian drummer and composer Daniel Criado and his quartet will perform Fri., June 28 at St. Peter’s Church in Port Chester.

Fri., June 28

SPONGE: CELEBRATING THE 25TH ANNIVERSARY OF ROTTING PINATA. Garcia’s, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 21 & over. Doors open at 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m. Swirling sonic attack, rooted in 70's glam and of course, the Motor City influences of The Stooges, The MC5 and Motown. Also performing: Set the Stage, an alternative rock band with progressive and electronic elements and Mishti, a singer-songwriter-guitarist. $18 in advance; $23 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.

DANIEL CRIADO PROJECT. St. Peter’s Church, Westchester Avenue and Smith Street, Port Chester. 8 p.m. Colombian drummer and composer Daniel Criado is back from his tour of Japan and will perform along with his quartet. He is bringing to New York the sounds of traditional Colombian music such as cumbia, bullerengue and porro and fusing them with jazz, giving the audience a sound full of dynamism, swing and joy. $25 includes cheese and wine table. Funds raised will be used to help the St. Peter’s Church Summer Camp program for children of Port Chester.

Sat., June 29

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.

RED GRENADINE WITH SPECIAL GUESTS, THE HORN DOGS. Garcia’s, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 21 & over. Doors open at 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m. Transcending elements of everything from blues to rock with their musical eclecticism. Red Grenadine will be joined by a four-piece brass section, The Horn Dogs. $10. www.thecapitoltheatre.com or www.ticketfly.com.

Sun., June 30

COFFEEHOUSE MUSIC FESTIVAL 2019. Garcia’s, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 21 & over. Doors open at 5 p.m., show 5:30-9:30 p.m. Show features John Fumasoli and The Jones Factor, Stalking Gia, Dante Palminteri, Emily Angell, The Jason Gisser Band, Thomas Claxton, Nicholas Wells, Gabriela Arya, One in a Million, The Dye, Killer Joe and Barry Allen Friedman. Event will benefit Stomp Out Bullying and The Child Reach Foundation. $10 in advance; $15 day of show. www.thecapitoltheatre.com or www.ticketfly.com.

Mon., July 1

HIGH SCHOOL EQUIVALENCY DIPLOMA TUTORING PROGRAM. Port Chester-Rye Brook Public Library, 1 Haseco Ave., Port Chester. Mondays 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Free TASC/GED Tutoring program. No appointment necessary. Tutors are available to help you prepare for the exam. 914/231-3264; TASC@wlsmail.org.

SCHOOL OF ROCK 2019 SUMMER TOUR SHOW. Garcia’s, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. All ages. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., show at 6 p.m. Talented young musicians of varying ages from Connecticut, Georgia, Tennessee, North Carolina and Virginia will come together to perform an epic mix of classic rock music and greatest hits. $10. www.thecapitoltheatre.com or www.ticketfly.com.

FREE HIGH SCHOOL EQUIVALENCY MATH TUTORING. Port Chester-Rye Brook Public Library, 1 Haseco Ave., Port Chester. Mondays, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Free math tutoring for the TASC (formerly GED). No registration is required for this drop-in service. 939-6710.

Tues., July 2

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., July 3

FREE BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENING. Port Chester-Rye Brook Public Library, 1 Haseco Ave., Port Chester. Today and the first Wednesday each month, 9:15-11 a.m. Offered by Community Health at Greenwich Hospital. No appointment necessary. 914/939-6710 x110.

GRATEFUL BRO. Garcia’s, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Tonight, July 10 & 17. Ages 21 & over. Doors open at 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m. Grateful Dead tunes. $10 in advance; $15 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.

Thurs., July 4

INDEPENDENCE DAY. Government offices in the villages of Port Chester and Rye Brook and the Town of Rye will be closed today. Port Chester village offices will be closed tomorrow as well. Most banks, the library and the post office will also be closed; no mail delivery today. In Rye Brook, Mon., Tues, Wed. & Fri. garbage collections are unchanged; Thurs. garbage will be collected Wed., Wed. recycling will be collected Tues., Thurs. recycling will be collected Wed., Fri. recycling schedule remains the same. No green waste or bulk collection. In Port Chester, Mon., Tues., Wed. & Fri. collections remain the same. Thursday collections will be Wednesday. There will be no curbside bulk trash or green waste collection this week. Violators will be subject to summons and fines.

INDEPENDENCE DAY CELEBRATION. Ryan Stadium, Port Chester High School. Fireworks at 9:15 p.m. sponsored by the Villages of Port Chester, Rye Brook, the Town of Rye and Neri’s Bakery. No Independence Day program this year because of the construction taking place or about to take place at PCHS.

Fri., July 5

THE FELICE BROTHERS. Garcia’s, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 21 & over. Doors open at 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m. Classic American music. $22 in advance; $25 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., July 6

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 ELECTRIC STORIES. Garcia’s, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 21 & over. Doors open at 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m. They are a New York-based band that puts its own spin on classic rock and deep cuts from a wide range of Sixties and Seventies artists. $10 in advance; $15 day of show. www.thecapitoltheatre.com or www.ticketfly.com.

Sun., July 7

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.

ADULT SUMMER CLASSES. Clay Art Center, 40 Beech St., Port Chester. Classes for all skill levels begin today. For information go to clayartcenter.org or 914/937-2047.

Upcoming

Wed., July 10

ISRAEL AND THE ZIONIST IDEA. K.T.I., 575 King St., Port Chester. 11:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m. Taught by Rabbi Ben Goldberg. Free and open to the community. One way of understanding Zionism and the country it produced is by looking at some of these fundamental ideas: Topic: Jewish Democracy. Feel free to bring your own nut-free dairy or pareve lunch. RSVP to 914/939-1004.

For Kids

Fri., June 28

JESTER JIM. Port Chester-Rye Brook Public Library, 1 Haseco Ave., Port Chester. 2:30 p.m. For children ages 5 & up. An entertaining juggling, balancing and beatboxing comedy show. For additional information call 914/939-6710 x108.

Tues., July 9, 16, 23 & 30

SINGALONGS WITH CHLOE. Port Chester-Rye Brook Public Library, 1 Haseco Ave., Port Chester. 9:30 a.m. Babies, toddlers and preschoolers will have fun with songs, instruments, bubbles & more. No pre-registration required. For additional information call 914/939-6710 x108.

MOVIE TUESDAYS. Port Chester-Rye Brook Public Library. 1 Haseco Ave., Port Chester. 11 a.m. July 9: :Lego Movie 2.” July 16: “Teen Titans Go To The Movies.” July 23: “Ralph Breaks the Internet.” July 30: “Spiderman; Into the Spider-Verse.” For additional information call 914/939-6710 x108.

Wed., July 10

FROGS, BUGS AND ANIMALS. Port Chester-Rye Brook Public Library, 1 Haseco Ave., Port Chester. 11 a.m. Children ages 5 & up are invited to dome for an exciting hands-on program to meet and learn about a variety of animals including frogs, bugs, reptiles, bunnies, fluffy chickens and more. For additional information call 914/939-6710 x108.

Thurs., July 11

LEGO CLUB. Port Chester-Rye Brook Public Library, 1 Haseco Ave., Port Chester. 2:30-3:15 p.m. Children ages 6 & up can sign up to make a creative Lego masterpiece. Limited enrollment. Pre-registration is required starting Mon., June 24 by phone or in person. 914/939-6710.

Wed., July 17

SCIENCETELLER. Port Chester-Rye Brook Public Library, 1 Haseco Ave., Port Chester. 2:30 p.m. For children ages 5 & up. This is an interactive storytelling and science show featuring tons of exciting hands-on experiments. For information call 914/939-6710.

Thurs. July 18

COLORING CRAZE. Port Chester-Rye Brook Public Library, 1 Haseco Ave., Port Chester. 2:30-3:15 p.m. Children ages 5 & up, tweens, teens and grownups will have fun and relaxation coloring. Limited enrollment. Pre-registration is required starting Mon., June 24 in person or by phone to 914/939-6710.

Wed., July 24

JOE THE MAGIC MAN. Port Chester-Rye Brook Public Library, 1 Haseco Ave., Port Chester. 2:30. Children ages 5 & up are invited to come for an amazing and delightful family friendly magic show. For information call 914/93906710 x108.

Wed., July 31

ROCK PAINTING PROGRAM. Port Chester-Rye Brook Public Library, 1 Haseco Ave., Port Chester. 2:30 p.m. Children ages 6 & up are invited to paint rocks. Limited enrollment. Pre-registration is required starting Mon., June 24 in person or by phone to 914/939-6710 x108.

Camps

HI-FIVE MULTI-SPORT. Rye Hills Park in Crawford Park, 122 N. Ridge St., Rye Brook. Sat., July 13-Aug. 17. Ages 3-4 years old, 9-10 a.m.; ages 5-6 years old 10-11 a.m. They will introduce a new sport every two weeks. Sports covered will be T-Ball, Hockey, Soccer. Drop-ins are available for vacation convenience. Children will learn the fundamentals of each game through various drills and training elements designed specifically for young players. $110. To sign or for additional information call Rye Brook Rec at 914/939-3235.

AAU BASKETBALL CAMP. Blind Brook H.S. gym, King Street, Rye Brook. Aug. 12-16 (offensive skills camp); Aug. 19-23 (Shooting training camp). For 3rd-8th grade boys and girls. 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Instructor: Manny Martinez, PCHS Boys’ Varsity Coach. Camp fees: 1 week is $295. 2 weeks is $535. Fee includes AAU t-shirt and basketball. Presented by Rye Brook Rec. Checks should be made payable to Rye Brook Recreation and mailed to them at 938 King St., Rye Brook, NY 10573. For information call 914/438-2087.

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. 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 CAMP. 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. Park Avenue School, Park Avenue, Port Chester. 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. 939-2354.

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

Wed., July 3

TODD’S POINT BEACH GREENWICH. Rye Brook Seniors. Bus leaves AJP at 10 a.m. to drop off at the beach. Depart the beach at 3 p.m. Enjoy a day of leisure. Bus will drop off at the beach where you can find a spot on the beach of under a pavilion in the shade. You will be on the sand and there is a bit of a walk to the snack bar and the restrooms. Wear your bathing suit—this is the place to go swimming. Bring a beach chair, suntan lotion and a towel. $2; $12 non-senior. Register at 914/939-7904.8

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.