Julie Thaxter-Gourlay of Port Chester as Beatrice, J. Carol Robertson, left, of New Haven as Don Pedro and Mat Young of Fairfield, Conn. as Benedick star in LawnChair Theatre’s “Much Ado About Nothing” which will be performed Sat., July 20 at Pine Ridge Park in Rye Brook, Thurs., July 25 at Crawford Park in Rye Brook and Fri. and Sat., July 26 and 27 at Rye Town Park in Rye. See July 20 listing for details.
Julie Thaxter-Gourlay of Port Chester as Beatrice, J. Carol Robertson, left, of New Haven as Don Pedro and Mat Young of Fairfield, Conn. as Benedick star in LawnChair Theatre’s “Much Ado About Nothing” which will be performed Sat., July 20 at Pine Ridge Park in Rye Brook, Thurs., July 25 at Crawford Park in Rye Brook and Fri. and Sat., July 26 and 27 at Rye Town Park in Rye. See July 20 listing for details.

Fri., July 19

ICE CREAM FRIDAY. Pine Ridge Park, Latonia Road, Rye Brook. Every Friday in July. 6-7:30 p.m. Free ice cream, music and a bounce house. Great way to get outside, meet with your neighbors and enjoy the park.. Sponsored by the Village of Rye Brook.

CONCERTS IN THE PARK. Lyon Park, 331 Putnam Ave., Port Chester. Tonight, July 26, Aug. 2, 9 & 16. Dinner and a show with food trucks in the park 6-9 p.m. Tonight: The Angie Rubino Band with music of the ‘40s & 50s; July 26: The Sun Kings—Beatles tribute; Aug. 2: The Rich Bobinski Orchestra, a Polish band; Aug. 9: The Bookends with music of the ‘60s & ‘70s and Aug. 16: Goza Band, a Latin jazz band. Concerts start at 7:30 p.m. There will be two food trucks each week including Walter’s Hot Dogs 7/26 & 8/9; Sloppie Joe’s Truck 7/19 & 8/2;Waffle Box 7/19; Longford’s Ice Cream 8/2 & 8/16; Cannoli truck 7/26 and Latin Peruvian Food Truck 8/16. Event is presented by Port Chester Recreation.

NAKED SOUL. Garcia’s, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 21 & over. Doors open at 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m. They are a world-class, 10-piece powerhouse party 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., July 20

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.

LAWNCHAIR THEATRE: “MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING.” Tonight: Pine Ridge Park, Latonia Road, Rye Brook; Thurs., July 25: Crawford Park, 122 N., Ridge St., Rye Brook; July 26 & 27: Rye Town Park, 95 Dearborn Ave., Rye. 6:30 p.m. Director: Rachel Schulte. Executive Producer: Carin Zakes of Port Chester. Artistic Director: Peter Green of Port Chester. Cast includes Port Chester residents Julie Thaxter-Gourlay as Beatrice, Peter Green as Antonio and Bob Johnson as a watchman. Anthony Tedesco of Port Chester is on the production team. Amy Simmons of Port Chester is on the marketing/PR team. Set in post WWII France against the backdrop of a changing world, LawnChair Theatre players seek out love, understanding…and laughter. Bring your lawn chair and come for a live and fun production under the stars. www.lawnchairtheatre.org.

ALMOST QUEEN: A TRIBUTE TO QUEEN AND BLACK DOG: A TRIBUTE TO LED ZEPPELIN. The Capitol Theatre, 149 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. A deliberate four piece band, Almost Queen delivers a live performance showcasing signature four part harmonies and intricate musical interludes. Black Dog pays tribute to the mighty Led Zeppelin with an extensive catalogue of songs comprised of classic masterpieces like "Dazed and Confused", "Heartbreaker", and "Stairway to Heaven", as well as the less heard B-sides to satisfy the more discerning fans. $30 & $49 in advance; $35 & $54.50 day of show. www.thecapitoltheatre.com or www.ticketfly.com.

Sun., July 21

PORT CHESTER HIGH SCHOOL MARCHING BAND BOTTLE AND CAN COLLECTION. Port Chester Middle School Parking Lot, Bowman 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. The collections underwrite band expenses throughout the year. Event will be held at the PCMS while construction is taking place at the high school.

LIFE CHAIN. Kohl’s Plaza, Boston Post Road, Port Chester. 2-3:30 p.m. Sponsored by Respect Life Ministry, Corpus Christi-Holy Rosary Parish, Port Chester. Life Chain is a peaceful, prayerful, legal and non-confrontational presence. For information, call 914/939-3169.

Tues., July 23

AFFORDABLE CARE ACT ASSISTANCE. Port Chester-Rye Brook Public Library, 1 Haseco Ave., Port Chester. Tuesdays 9 a.m.-3 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 24

SOULSHINE. Garcia’s, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 21 & over. Doors open at 7 p.m.; show at 8 p.m. Music of the Allman Brothers Band. $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. This program is offered by Rye Brook Recreation. For information, call 914/939-3235 or email Martha Oceguera at zumba.w.martha@gmail.com.

Thurs., July 25

MAGIC BEANS, JAUNTEE & CYCLES. Garcia’s, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 21 & over. Doors open at 7 p.m.; show at 8 p.m. Magic Beans plays songs of the Colorado music scene. Jauntee pays tribute to music’s ability to transcend simple entertainment and cultivates a truly distinctive experience and Cycles fuse an electric blend of genres to produce an original sound. $10 in advance; $15 day of show. www.thecapitoltheatre.com or www.ticketfly.com.

Fri., July 26

MEN’S OPEN TENNIS TOURNAMENT. Doral Arrowwood, 975 Anderson Hill Rd., Rye Brook. Today-Sun. Fri., 5-10 p.m., Sat & Sun., 9 a.m.-7 p.m. It is a semi-professional level tournament. $10, free to Westmore News readers if you mention the name of the paper. www.eventbrite.com/e/3500-jg-mens-open-tennis-tournament-tickets-60729112410.

ICE CREAM FRIDAY. Pine Ridge Park, Latonia Road, Rye Brook. Every Friday in July. 6-7:30 p.m. Free ice cream, music and a bounce house. Great way to get outside, meet with your neighbors and enjoy the park.. Sponsored by the Village of Rye Brook.

“BRING IT ON THE MUSICAL.” Dunn Performing Arts Center, Rye Country Day School, Cedar Street, Rye. 7:30 p.m. tonight and tomorrow night. Presented to the Port Chester Council for the Arts, Inc. This is a classic tale of the highs and lows of high school told through the world of competitive cheerleading. Producer is Julie Colangelo-Dore and technical director is Zachary Dore. The cast members are from Port Chester, Rye Brook, Rye, Harrison, Mamaroneck, White Plains, Yonkers, Sleepy Hollow, Peekskill and Greenwich. $18 for adults; $15 for senior citizens and children under 12. Tickets can only be reserved online at showtix4u.com and searching for Port Chester Council for the Arts.

YOUR WELCOME. Garcia’s, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 21 & over. Doors open at 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m. They are a powerhouse rock cover band. $10 in advance; $15 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 27

FOODSTOCK: FOOD TRUCK EVENT. Blind Brook High School parking lot. 840 King St., Rye Brook. 12-4 p.m. Food trucks, music and fun with live performance by The Bonnie Situation. Food trucks include Lat-u-sion, 5 Alarm, Leila’s Crepe Station, Longford’s Ice Cream, Westchester Burger, Meltmobile and more. Sponsored by the Village of Rye Brook.

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.

“BRING IT ON THE MUSICAL.” Dunn Performing Arts Center, Rye Country Day School, Cedar Street, Rye. 7:30 p.m. See July 26 listing for details.

KEVIN DEVINE. Garcia’s, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 21 & over. Doors open at 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m. He is a contemporary member of the underground indie rock and indie folk musical scenes. Also performing: SCR, an alt-rock band known for their captivating live performance and infectious melodies and Lauren West (of American Pinup), the "powerhouse frontwoman" of the Yonkers-based indie-punk outfit American Pinup. Her solo efforts show a softer side to this dynamic singer-songwriter. $15 in advance; $18 day of show. www.thecapitoltheatre.com or www.ticketfly.com.

STUDIO 145 DANCE PARTY. Garcia’s, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 21 & over. Doors open at 10:30 p.m., show at 11 p.m. Free. Satisfy your Saturday Night Fever at Garcia's Studio 145 Disco Dance Party. www.thecapitoltheatre.com.

For Kids

Tues., July 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 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 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 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. Thru 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.

PORT CHESTER RECREATION DAY CAMP. Park Avenue School, Park Avenue, Port Chester. July 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.

For Seniors

Tues., July 23

MAINSTREAM LECTURE SERIES. Posillipo Center, 32 Garibaldi Pl., Rye Brook. 1-3 p.m. Free. Liberation of Concentration Camps. Signup in advance required. 914/939-7904.

Wed., July 24

“AIN’T TOO PROUD TO BEG.” Rye Brook Seniors. Waitlist only. Imperial Theatre, NYC. Bus departs AJP at 10 a.m. The Temptations’ journey from the streets of Detroit to the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. With their signature dance moves and unmistakable harmonies, they rose to the top of the charts creating an amazing 42 Top Ten Hits with 14 reaching number 1. Enjoy a delicious lunch on your own prior to the show. 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.