O’Brien, played by Port Chester High School freshman Anthony Perrone, stands with guards working for the Party, played by freshman Gwen Dominguez (left) and senior Genesis Vivas, during the PCHS drama club’s rehearsal for their fall show “1984” on Wednesday, Nov. 6. See listing for the show on Thurs., Nov. 14.
Sarah Wolpoff|Westmore News
O’Brien, played by Port Chester High School freshman Anthony Perrone, stands with guards working for the Party, played by freshman Gwen Dominguez (left) and senior Genesis Vivas, during the PCHS drama club’s rehearsal for their fall show “1984” on Wednesday, Nov. 6. See listing for the show on Thurs., Nov. 14. Sarah Wolpoff|Westmore News

Fri., Nov. 8

8TRACK. Garcia’s, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 21 & over. Doors open at 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m. They pay tribute to classic 1970’s rock ‘n’ roll. $20 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., Nov. 9

2020 CENSUS JOB FAIRS. Port Chester-Rye Brook Public Library, 1 Haseco Ave., Port Chester. Today, Nov. 20, Dec. 4 & 18. 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Eligibility requirements: U.S. citizen, at least 18 years old, a valid Social Security number, valid email address, complete an application and assessment questions (for some positions, the assessment questions may be available in Spanish; however, an English Proficiency Test may also be required), registered with the Selective Service System if you are a male born after Dec. 31, 1959; pass a criminal background check and a review of criminal records (including fingerprinting) as part of the Census Bureau’s hiring process; do not engage in any partisan political activity while on duty; current employment (including law and regulatory enforcement jobs) is compatible with Census Bureau employment (reviewed on a case-by-case basis); available to work flexible hours including days, evenings and/or weekends and commit to completing training (if offered a job you will be paid for this training at a training pay rate). Most jobs required employees to have access to a vehicle and a valid driver’s license, unless public transportation is readily available and have access to a computer with internet and an email account (to complete training). For additional information, call 914/939-6710.

VETERANS’ THANK YOU LUNCHEON. Knights of Columbus Hall, 327 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. 11:30 a.m.: Gather. 12 p.m.: Flag ceremony. 12:15 p.m. lunch. Luncheon honors all who have served. All veterans and escorts are invited to a free luncheon to thank them for their service. There will be menu of bbq chicken tenders, lasagna, shrimp oreganata, tossed green salad and bread & butter prepared by chef Charlie Sacco. Scouts are invited to come in uniform. Reservations required to Chester Edwards at 914/260-2122 or CBEdwards@gmail.com or to 939-4343 or council@kofc503.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.

GET THE LED OUT. 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. Music of Led Zeppelin. $27.50 & $40 in advance; $32.50 & $45 day of show. www.thecapitoltheatre.com or www.ticketfly.com.

Sun., Nov. 10

VETERANS DAY CEREMONY. Veterans’ Memorial Park, N. Regent Street and Westchester Avenue, Port Chester. 11 a.m. Annual event commemorating veterans of all wars, living and deceased. Mayors or their representatives from Port Chester and Rye Brook, Supervisor of Rye Town or his representative, assemblyman and state senator have all been invited to speak. American Legion Band will play patriotic favorites. All veterans and the public are invited to attend. For information, call organizer Bill Chiapetta from the American Legion at 914-819-2945.

MIDNIGHT NORTH + CRIS JACOBS. Garcia’s, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 21 & over. Doors open at 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m. Midnight North takes roots music and weaves them into a tapestry of rock and Americana. Cris Jacobs plays soulful groove spanning rock, folk, soul and funk. $20 in advance; $25 day of show. www.thecapitoltheatre.com or www.ticketfly.com.

Mon., Nov. 11

VETERANS DAY. Government offices in Port Chester, Rye Brook and the Town of Rye will be closed today as will the Port Chester-Rye Brook Public Library, and the Post Office—no mail delivery today. Port Chester and Blind Brook schools will be closed today as will most banks. In Port Chester there will be no change in this week’s garbage collections. In Rye Brook Mon. garbage will be collected Tues., Tues. garbage will be collected Wed.; Wed., Thurs. & Fri. collections are unchanged. There will be no green waste collection this week; however, there will be bulk trash collection. Free parking in Port Chester.

Tues., Nov. 12

AFFORDABLE CARE ACT ASSISTANCE. Port Chester-Rye Brook Public Library, 1 Haseco Ave., Port Chester. Tuesdays 9:15 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., Nov. 13

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

WAYNARD SCHELLER & RAINBOW FULL OF SOUND PLAY “TERRAPIN STATION” IN ITS ENTIRETY. Garcia’s, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 21 & over. Doors open at 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m. $10. www.thecapitoltheatre.com or www.ticketfly.com.

Thurs., Nov. 14

INDIVIDUAL BUSINESS COUNSELING SESSIONS. Port Chester-Rye Brook Public Library, 1 Haseco Ave., Port Chester. In English & Spanish 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.

“1984.” Port Chester High School, College Avenue, Port Chester. Thursday, Nov. 14 at 5 p.m., Friday and Saturday, Nov. 15 and 16 at 7 p.m. The Port Chester High School Drama Club presents a theatrical adaption of George Orwell’s novel about a dystopian future where the government has oppressed societal speech and free thought. Tickets are $10 for adults, two for $10 for students. To reserve seats, email Director/Producer Stephanie Darrow at sdarrow@portchesterschools.org. Limited tickets will be available at the door.

BILINGUAL MOTHER-DAUGHTER PROGRAM. St. John Bosco Parish, 16 Washington St., Port Chester. Today & Nov. 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.

2020 CENSUS TOWN HALL MEETING. Port Chester Senior Community Center, 220 Grace Church St., Port Chester. 7 p.m. What you should know and how you can help. Sponsored by the Port Chester 2020 Census Complete Count Committee. Keynote speaker: Westchester County Planning Commissioner Norma Drummond. 939-6780.

JANET HEISER GAME NIGHT. K.T.I., 575 King St., Port Chester. 7 p.m. Mah Jongg, canasta, bridge. Prizes. Bring your friends. $25 per person suggested donation. Event is in memory of Janet Heiser, whose tireless efforts helped to strengthen Jewish connections and continuity at KTI and the greater Jewish community. Sign up now with Pam at pdouglas@aol.com or Laurie at lrl52@aol.com.

RED GRENADINE. Garcia’s, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 21 & over. Doors open at 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m. Their sound is blues to rock. $10. 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.

Fri., Nov. 15

“1984.” Port Chester High School, College Avenue, Port Chester. Tonight at 7 p.m. See Nov. 14 listing for details.

LAWRENCE. Garcia’s, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 21 & over. Doors open at 8:30 p.m., show at 9 p.m. Lawrence is a soul pop brother/sister duo. $25 in advance; $30 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., Nov. 16

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.

“1984.” Port Chester High School, College Avenue, Port Chester. Tonight at 7 p.m. See Nov. 14 listing for details.

Sun., Nov. 17

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, Church of St. John Bosco, Port Chester. Life Chain is a peaceful, prayerful, legal and non-confrontational presence for unborn babies and their mothers..For information, call 914/881-1400.

ASYLUM SEEKERS RELEASED BY ICE? A VOLUNTEER’S PERSONAL EXPERIENCES. KTI, 575 King St., Port Chester. 4:30 p.m. Marti Michael has been volunteering near the Arizona border as asylum-seeking families have cleared their “credible fear” interview and are released to local churches with their children. They are in the country legally as their asylum process continues. Hear their stories, see photos of their release and learn about the trials of their journeys to their sponsors in the U.S. where they await their asylum hearing. Marti will share what she has seen and learned and then open the program for questions and answers. RSVP requested to 914/939-1004.

EVERYONE ORCHESTRA WITH MATT BARTLETT FEATURING SPECIAL GUEST ROBERT RANDOLPH. Garcia’s, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages.21 & over. Doors open at 7 p.m.; show at 8 p.m. High energy, creative, danceable grooves and beautiful songs. $30. www.thecapitoltheatre.com or www.ticketfly.com.

For Kids

Sat., Nov. 9

PLAYHOUSE PRESENTS MUSIC OF THE BEATLES FOR KIDS. Garcia’s, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Doors open at 11 a.m.; show at 11:30 a.m. or doors open at 1:30 p.m., show at 2 p.m. All ages. $15 in advance; $17 day of show; free for children under 1. www.thecapitoltheatre.com or www.ticketfly.com.

Tues., Nov. 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.

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., Nov. 13

RYE BROOK SENIORS: “AN AMERICAN IN PARIS.” West Broadway Theatre. WAITLIST ONLY. For information call 914/939-7904.

Thurs., Nov. 14

IMPRESSIONISM AND AMERICA. Posillipo Center, 32 Garibaldi Pl., Rye Brook. 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. Free. Michael Norris, PhD. will deliver a Point Point lecture. 914/939-7904.

Thurs., 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.