Big Pussy’s Gangster Squad featuring Vincent Pastore of The Sopranos will perform at Garcia’s in Port Chester Thurs., Sept. 5. See listing for details.
Big Pussy’s Gangster Squad featuring Vincent Pastore of The Sopranos will perform at Garcia’s in Port Chester Thurs., Sept. 5. See listing for details.

Fri., Aug 30

GHOST HEAD. Garcia’s, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 21 & over. Doors open at 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m. Their sound is self-described as a stone groove with flashes of funk and rock. $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., Aug. 31

LIBRARY CLOSED. Port Chester-Rye Brook Public Library, 1 Haseco Ave., Port Chester. The library will be closed today and Mon., Sept. 2 for Labor Day weekend.

MOBILE SHREDDER EVENT. Village Hall Parking Lot, 222 Grace Church St., Port Chester. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Residents may 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.

WESTCHESTER MUSIC FESTIVAL PRESENTS REGGAE ROYALTY. The Capitol Theatre, 149 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 18 & over unless accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., show at 8 p.m. Reggae concert features Martha Griffiths, Judy Mowatt and Ken Boothe. $45, $55 & $69. www.thecapitoltheatre.com or www.ticketfly.com.

Sun., Sept. 1

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.

LIVE PHISH WEBCAST FROM DICK’S SPORTING GOODS PARK. Garcia’s, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 21 & over. Doors open at 8 p.m., show at 9:30 p.m. Free. The show from Commerce City, CO is displayed in HD with full concert sound. www.thecapitoltheatre.com or www.ticketfly.com.

Mon., Sept. 2

LABOR DAY. Government offices in Port Chester, Rye Brook and the Town of Rye will be closed today in observance of the national holiday honoring workers. All state and federal offices as well as the Post Office, library and most banks will be closed; ho mail delivery today. In Rye Brook no garbage collection today. Monday garbage will be collected Tuesday; Tuesday collections move to Wednesday; Wed.-Fri. collections are unchanged. No bulk or green waste collection this week. In Port Chester, there will be no collection of household garbage or recycling today. Mon. household garbage will be collected Tues.; Tues. household garbage and recycling will be collected Wed.; Thurs. & Fri. collections are unchanged. There will be no curbside trash and/or green waste collection Wed., Sept. 4. Do not put bulk trash and/or green waste at the curb Tues. night or Wed. Violators will be subject to summons or fines.

Tues., Sept. 3

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., Sept. 4

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.

TORAH STORIES YOU THOUGHT YOU KNEW: AN INTRODUCTION TO RABBINIC MIDRASH. KTI, 575 King St., Port Chester. Today, Sept. 11, 18 & 25; Oct. 30; Nov. 6 & 13. 11:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m. Free and open to the community. Class will be taught by Rabbi Ben Goldberg. Feel free to bring your own nut-free, dairy or pareve lunch. 914/939-1004.

JAIMOE’S JASSSZ BAND. Garcia’s, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 21 & over. Doors open at 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m. Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Jaimoe was the drummer with the mighty Allman Brothers Band. Also performing: Grateful BRO, a Grateful Dead tribute band. $20 in advance; $25 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., Sept. 5

BLIND BROOK MS, HS AND PORT CHESTER SCHOOLS OPENING DAY. Due to construction, the BMP Ridge St. School will open Mon., Sept. 9.

BIG PUSSY’S GANGSTER SQUAD FEATURING VINCENT PASTORE OF THE SOPRANOS. Garcia’s, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 21 & over. Doors open at 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m. Vinny Pastore (Big Pussy of The Sopranos) has put together a rock and roll band with musicians from his famed crazy horse cafe in New Rochelle back in the '80s. $15 in advance; $20 at the door. www.thecapitoltheatre.com or www.ticketfly.com.

Fri., Sept. 6

HOLLIS BROWN. Garcia’s, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 21 & over. Doors open at 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m. Hollis Brown is an American rock ‘n’ roll band. Also performing: Don DiLego & The Touristas who play big-city, alt-country music. $15 in advance; $23 at the door. 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., Sept. 7

GENERAL AUDITION FOR THE 2019-20 CONSERVATORY BALLET PROGRAM. Ballet des Amériques, 16 King St., Port Chester. 9 a.m. Children with no previous training are welcome. Students are invited to audition for the highly acclaimed pre-professional program in classical ballet. For information go to bdaconservatory.com.

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.

DRIVE-IN MOVIE. I International Dr., Rye Brook. 8:15 p.m. A brand-new event with movie shown on a large screen at the Executive Park at 1100 King St. and sound coming through your car radio. Film is “Avengers: Endgame.” Presented by the Village of Rye Brook.

Upcoming

Mon., Sept. 9

BMP-RIDGE STREET SCHOOL OPENING DAY.

Fri., Sept. 20

ANNUAL BREAST CANCER DINNER. Knights of Columbus Hall, 327 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. 6:30 p.m. A time of inspiration and support with food, fun, raffles, prizes and more. Hosted by the Ladies Auxiliary. $25 per person must be paid in advance—includes dinner, soft drinks, dessert. Space is limited. For reservations and information call Toni Sacco at 914/318-6545 or Barbara Celestino at 914/937-7130.

For Kids

Tues., Sept. 10

MAKING MUSIC TOGETHER. Port Chester-Rye Brook Public Library, 1 Haseco Ave., Port Chester. 10 a.m. For babies-age 4. Registration is open now in person or by phone to 914/939-6710, option 3.

For Seniors

Wed., Sept. 4

OPENING DAY CELEBRATION. Posillipo Center, 32 Garibaldi Pl., Rye Brook. Doors open at 11 a.m. We’re takin’ it back to the 60’s. Dig out your bell bottoms, headbands and any old groovy outfit you can find. Delicious food and musical entertainment will be provided. $8. Register 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.