The life and music of the late Neal Casal will be celebrated Wed., Sept. 25 at The Capitol Theatre in Port Chester. See listing for details.
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The life and music of the late Neal Casal will be celebrated Wed., Sept. 25 at The Capitol Theatre in Port Chester. See listing for details. Photo by Grateful Web

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.

LUCINDA WILLIAMS AND HER BAND BUICK 6. 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. Her trademark melancholy and southern Gothic starkness also exudes more rays of light and hope. $35, $45, 55 & $65 in advance; $40, $50, $60 & $70 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., Sept. 21

VIDA BLUE. 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. Atmospheric jazz-funk trio, featuring keyboardist Page McConnell (Phish), Oteil Burbridge (Allman Brothers Band) and Russell Batiste (The Meters). $45 & $65. www.thecapitoltheatre.com or www.ticketfly.com.

Tues., Sept. 24

BLIND BROOK COMMUNITY COALITION MEETING. Blind Brook Middle School Cafeteria, 840 King St., Rye Brook. 8:45 a.m. Learn about the possibility of our youth vaping, drinking alcohol, consuming marijuana and taking unprescribed medication. Help plan actions to protect our young people. For information contact Pat Renz at prenz@blindbrook.org.

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.

Wed., Sept. 25

TORAH STORIES YOU THOUGHT YOU KNEW: AN INTRODUCTION TO RABBINIC MIDRASH. KTI, 575 King St., Port Chester. Today, 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.

THERE’S A REWARD: A CELEBRATION OF THE LIFE & MUSIC OF NEAL CASALS TO BENEFIT MUSICARES®. 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. Pre-show party in Garcia’s w/ Alex Jordan Band and after-party in Garcia’s w/ Colonel & The Mermaids included with your ticket for this show. Performers will include Beachwood Sparks, Chris Robinson Brotherhood, Circles Around the Sun, Joe Russo w/ Dave Dreiwitz, Tom Hamilton & Scott Metzger, Hazeldine, Mapache, Dave Schools, Citizen Cope, Jeff Hill, Bob Glaub, Dan Fadel, Davis Jaynes, Don Heffington, Dori Freeman, Jesse Aycock, John Ginty, Jon Graboff, John Shannon, Kenny Roby, Leslie Mendelson, Rickey Medlocke, Robbi Robb, Zephaniah Ohora, and more friends of Neal. $45 & $59.50. 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. 26

INDIVIDUAL BUSINESS COUNSELING SESSIONS. Port Chester-Rye Brook Public Library, 1 Haseco Ave., Port Chester. In English & Spanish. Today, Oct. 17 & Nov. 14. Conducted by Andrea Giraldo, SBDC Certified Business Advisor. To schedule a 1-hour appointment, contact her at agirald2@sunyrockland.edu or call 845-356-6065.

BILINGUAL MOTHER-DAUGHTER PROGRAM. St. John Bosco Parish, 16 Washington St., Port Chester. Tonight, Oct. 3, 10, 17, 24; Nov. 7, 14 & 21. 6:30-7:30 p.m. Free. Group will be led by Carmen Muñiz Cooper, LMSW—Social Worker & Kemisis Jorquera, M.A., M.S., School Psychologist. Babysitting and light refreshments will be provided. To register, call 914/693-4521.

Fri., Sept. 27

POCKETBOOK BINGO. Knights of Columbus, 327 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., Bingo games start at 7 p.m. Event is to support the Port Chester High School cheerleaders and includes 10 bingo games, appetizer and dessert buffet, cash bar and great raffle prizes. Winner of each game will receive a designer bag. $30 per person in advance; $35 at the door. Purchase tickets by emailing accimmino3@gmail.com or through VENMO PC Rams Booster @PC-RamsBooster.

JUICE & FRIENDS. Garcia’s, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 21 & over. Tonight & tomorrow. Doors open at 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m. With seven distinct personalities, Juice distills rock, r&b and hip-hop into a signature sound with a distinct kick of electric violin, rich harmonies, honest lyrics, and festival-worthy choruses. $17 in advance; $22.50 at the door; $30 for 2-day pass. 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. 28

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.

Sun., Sept. 29

5TH ANNUAL DYLAN J. HOFFMAN MEMORIAL WALK & FAMILY FUN DAY. Crawford Park, 122 N. Ridge St., Rye Brook, 10 a.m. registration and warm-up; 10:30 a.m. walk. Sponsored by Ronald McDonald House of the Greater Hudson Valley. Grand Marshal will be 1-year-old Connor Florio of Danbury, Ct., one of the smallest babies ever to survive in the U.S. The event will benefit critically ill children and their families in the Hudson Valley. After the walk, attendees can enjoy Wacky Inflatables Bounce Houses, the Bubble Bus, BASF Kids Slime Lab, music by DJ Johnny G., Bookmark Buddies, face painting, pet therapy dogs, a BBQ by the Yonkers Fire Department and more. Donation: $30/family. 914/493-6455.

ROSH HASHANA BEGINS AT SUNDOWN. Jews around the world celebrate the New Year 5780. Area synagogues will have special services this evening and tomorrow and Conservative and Orthodox congregations on Tuesday as well. The holiday celebrates the birthday of the world and focuses on prayer, repentance and the sounding of the shofar (ram’s horn) during the services. Happy New Year to our readers who celebrate this holiday. Port Chester and Rye Brook schools will be closed Mon. & Tues., Sept. 30 & Oct. 1 in observance of Rosh Hashana.

THE SAMPLES. Garcia’s, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 21 & over. Doors open at 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m. They play original songs with a variety of rock, reggae and folk. $25 in advance; $30 at the door. www.thecapitoltheatre.com or www.ticketfly.com.

Upcoming

Fri., Oct. 11

COLUMBUS DAY CELEBRATION COMMITTEE DINNER DANCE. T&J Restaurant, 10 Pearl St., Port Chester. 6 p.m. Wine, beer, soda and hors d’oeuvres; 7 p.m. dinner. Event will honor Grand Marshall Tom Kissner in recognition of his distinguished community service. $65 per person. RSVP by Oct. 1. 914/939-4134.

For Kids

Mon., Sept. 23, Oct. 7 & 21 and Nov. 4

SING, DANCE AND HAVE FUN WITH DAWNY DEW. Port Chester-Rye Brook Public Library, 1 Haseco Ave., Port Chester.11:30 a.m. Babies, toddlers and preschoolers will sing songs and rhymes, listen to stories and meet puppets Sonny, Goo Goo and Gaga. No pre-registration required. For information call 914/939-6710, x108.

Tues., Sept. 24, Oct. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, Nov. 5 & 12

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 information call 914/939-6710, x108.

Wed., Sept. 25, Oct. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 & Nov. 6

TODDLER TIME WITH MS. TEE. Port Chester-Rye Brook Public Library, 1 Haseco Ave., Port Chester. 9:30 a.m. For ages 2-3 years. Parents and children will participate with fingerplays, songs, stories, musical instruments and other related parent-child activities. Pre-registration is required by phone to 914/939-6710; press #3 or in person.

PRESCHOOLERS WITH MS. TEE. Port Chester-Rye Brook Public Library, 1 Haseco Ave., Port Chester. 10:30 a.m. Parents and children will participate with fingerplays, songs, stories, musical instruments and other related parent-child activities. Pre-registration is required by phone to 914/939-6710; press #3 or in person.

Sat., Sept. 28

MUSIC OF THE GRATEFUL DEAD FOR KIDS. Garcia’s, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. All ages; minors under 18 with parent or legal guardian. Doors open at 11 a.m.; show at 11:30 a.m. $15 in advance; $17 at door; free for children under 1. www.thecapitoltheatre.com or www.ticketfly.com.

For Seniors

Mon. & Fri., thru Dec. 20

CHAIR YOGA. Port Chester-Rye Brook Public Library, 1 Haseco Ave., Port Chester. Mon. at 12:30 p.m., Fri. at 11:30 a.m. Hosted by SPRYE and led by member Joan Gibbons. Wear comfortable clothes. No registration required. Free and open to the public. www.sprye.org.

Wed., Sept. 25

RYE BROOK SENIORS: MOHEGAN SUN CASINO. Bus departs Posillipo Center at 8 a.m. and Mohegan Sun at 4 p.m. Come for some fun and gambling. Package includes $15 food voucher and $15 play voucher. $30. Register at 914/939-7904.

PAINT NITE & PIZZA PARTY (BYOB). Posillipo Center, 32 Garibaldi Pl., Rye Brook. 5:30 p.m. dinner followed by painting from 6:16-8 p.m. Step-by-step instruction. Space is limited. Dress appropriately to work with paint. $20. Register at 914/939-7904.

Wed., Oct. 2

RYE BROOK SENIORS: “TOOTSIE” ON BROADWAY. WAITLIST ONLY. For information call 914/939-7904.

Thurs., Oct. 17, Nov. 7 & Dec. 5

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.

Mondays or Wednesdays

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. Seven classes for $21 or $5 drop in for members. Instructor is Domingo Colon. 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.

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. 10:30 a.m. Class is limited to 12 and is on a first come, first served basis. Instructor is Deb von Glahn on an exploration in the practice of Yoga. Learn breathing techniques that will help to put you into a state of well-being in body and mind. 16 classes are $48 or $5 drop in fee. 914/939-7904.