Lauryn Hill will perform at The Capitol Theatre in Port Chester Thurs., Feb. 20. See listing for details.
Lauryn Hill will perform at The Capitol Theatre in Port Chester Thurs., Feb. 20. See listing for details.

Fri., Feb. 14

ROOKIE. Garcia’s, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 21 & over with ID. Doors open at 6;30 p.m., show at 6:45 p.m. They are a guitar-centric pop band. Free for Cheap Trick ticketholders. See below. www.thecapitoltheatre.com.

CHEAP TRICK. The Capitol Theatre, 149 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 18 & over unless accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. Children under 8 not permitted. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., show at 8 p.m. They play a bend of pop, punk and even metal and are best known for writing and performing The Colbert Report theme song. Special guest: Jesse Malin. $35, $45 & $65 in advance; $40, $50 & $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. $56 fee includes clay and firing. Registration closes two days before class. Register at www.clayartcenter.org.

Sat., Feb. 15

DROP-IN CLAY CLASS. Clay Art Center, 40 Beech St., Port Chester. 1-3 p.m. or 3:30-5:30 p.m. For adults, children, families and friends ages 5 – 99. No previous experience necessary! Beginner’s welcome. Drop In Clay allows adults & children to explore their inner artist in this 2 hour introduction to clay. Professional ceramic artists guide themed weekly hand-building projects, no previous experience necessary. Children under 12 must attend with a guardian enrolled in the class. Space is limited. Tickets go on sale at the front desk 10 a.m. the day of class. Book your spot at 914-937-2047, first come first served. 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 and seniors—includes materials and firing. www.clayartcenter.org.

Sun., Feb. 16

PORT CHESTER MARCHING BAND BOTTLE & CAN COLLECTION. Port Chester Middle School parking lot, Bowman Avenue, Rye Brook. 10 a.m.-12 p.m. aluminum soda and beer cans, plastic and glass beverage or beer bottles eligible for deposit refund will be collected. Proceeds from the collections underwrite band expenses throughout the year. Event will be held at the PCMS while construction is ongoing 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.

THE THRILL IS GONE: A TRIBUTE TO B.B. KING. The Capitol Theatre, 149 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Today & tomorrow, Feb. 17. Ages 18 & over unless accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. Children under age 8 not permitted. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., show at 8 p.m. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Seva Foundation. Music icon Ann Wilson of Heart has joined the star-studded line up that includes Anthony Hamilton, Bob Margolin, Bobby Rush, Buddy Guy, David Hidalgo, Derek Trucks, Ivan Neville, Jamey Johnson, Jimmie Vaughan, John Scofield, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Little Steven, Robert Cray, Robert Randolph, Shemekia Copeland, Southside Johnny, Steve Cropper, Susan Tedeschi, Tony TC Coleman, Warren Haynes, and William Bell, plus Grammy nominated artist Christone “KINGFISH” Ingram and Val B. King (granddaughter of B.B. King). $$99.50/$129.50/$149.50/$199.50/$239.50/$299.50 in advance; $104.50/$134.50/$154.50/$204.50/$244.50/$304.50 day of show. www.thecapitoltheatre.com or www.ticketfly.com.

Mon., Feb. 17

PRESIDENTS’ DAY. Today is a Federal holiday celebrating the birthdays of Abraham Lincoln and George Washington. Government offices, in the Town of Rye and Villages of Port Chester and Rye Brook are closed today as are most banks, the Port Chester-Rye Brook Public Library, the Post Office, Posillipo Center and the Port Chester Senior Center. No mail delivery today. Port Chester and Blind Brook schools are closed this week for winter recess. In Port Chester, garbage and recycling schedules are unchanged this week. In Rye Brook, Mon. garbage will be collected Tues.; Tues. garbage will be collected Wed.; Wed, Thurs. & Fri. garbage and recycling are unchanged. Bulk collection is unchanged. No green waste collection this week.

Tues., Feb. 18

TOURING TUESDAYS. Corpus Christi-Holy Rosary School, 135 S. Regent St., Port Chester. Today, Mar. 3 & 24. 9-11 a.m. or by appointment. Tours offer a first-hand opportunity to see Catholic schools in action, providing families an opportunity to learn about the admissions process and meet with principals, faculty and other parents and students at the school. Reservations are required and can be made online at https://catholicschool.ny.org/visit-a-aschool or by calling 646/794-2885.

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., Feb. 19

SPEAKING TORAH: HASIDIC TEACHINGS ON THE TORAH PORTION. K.T.I., 575 King St., Port Chester. Today & Mar 4. 11:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m. Taught by Rabbi Ben Goldberg. Feel free to bring your own nut-free, dairy or pareve lunch. Free and open to the community. Hasidism, a great movement of spiritual revival within Judaism, began in 18th century Eastern Europe and continues to have a great influence on Jewish life today. A key tool of this revival was the oral sermon, using novel mystical readings of the Torah to open people’s minds to thinking more profoundly about the texts and how the wisdom relates directly to their own lives. RSVP requested to 914/939-1004.

WAYNARD SCHELLER AND RAINBOW FULL OF SOUND. Garcia’s, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 21 & over with ID. Doors open at 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m. Grateful Dead music. $10 in advance; $15 day of show. www.thecapitoltheatre.com or www.ticketfly.com.

FRIENDS OF CRAWFORD PARK MEETING. Crawford Park Mansion, 122 N. Ridge St., Rye Brook. 7:30 p.m. Join your neighbors to help beautify Crawford Park. Volunteers needed for a variety of events coming up this year. Volunteer opportunities include planning and implementing fundraising efforts, helping plan and plant in the park, marketing and creating better emails, grant writing and more. For additional information, email info@friendsofcrawfordpark.org.

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., Feb. 20

THE ORIGINAL DJ JAZZY JAY. Garcia’s, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 21 & over with ID. One of the funkiest DJs on the planet with the deepest crates, Jazzy enjoys rocking parties internationally, hosting events as well as speaking on panels about Hip Hop history, industry and politics. Free for all Lauryn Hill ticketholders. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., show at 6:45 p.m. See below.

MS LAURYN HILL. The Capitol Theatre, 149 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Age 18 & over unless accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. Children under age 8 not permitted. Doors open at 8 p.m., show at 9 p.m.  She sings jazz to soul to reggae to rock to classical. $66, $86, $100.50 in advance; $71, $91 and $105.50 day of show. www.thecapitoltheatre.com or www.ticketfly.com.

Fri., Feb. 21

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. $56 fee includes clay and firing. Registration closes two days before class. Register at www.clayartcenter.org.

BALBOA NIGHT. Knights of Columbus, 327 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. 7 p.m. Menu: All you can handle roast beef with melted Swiss cheese on crusty garlic bread; tossed green salad, soda, chips, dip & salsa. Cash bar for wine & beer. $15 adults; $5 kids. Contact Scott LaDore at 939-0727.

Sat., Feb. 22

DROP-IN CLAY CLASS. Clay Art Center, 40 Beech St., Port Chester. 1-3 p.m. or 3:30-5:30 p.m. For adults, children, families and friends ages 5 – 99. No previous experience necessary! Beginner’s welcome. Drop In Clay allows adults & children to explore their inner artist in this 2 hour introduction to clay. Professional ceramic artists guide themed weekly hand-building projects, no previous experience necessary. Children under 12 must attend with a guardian enrolled in the class. Space is limited. Tickets go on sale at the front desk 10 a.m. the day of class. Call 914-937-2047 x3 to register; first come first served. 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. www.clayartcenter.org.

Upcoming

Sat., Feb. 29

COMEDY NIGHT AT THE MANSION. Crawford Mansion, 122 North Ridge St., Rye Brook. Doors open at 7 p.m. Featuring LoHud comedians Frank Vignola and Adam Oliensis. Presented by the Friends of Crawford Park. Tickets: $22 in advance, $26 at the door. www.musicatthe mansion.org.

For Kids

Sat., Feb. 15

ROCK ‘N ROLL PLAYHOUSE: THE MUSIC OF QUEEN FOR KIDS. Garcia’s, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. All ages. Two shows—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. $15 in advance; $17 day of show; free for children under age 1. www.thecapitoltheatre.com or www.ticketfly.com.

Tues.-Fri., Feb.18-21

YOUTH BASKETBALL CLINIC. Blind Brook MS/HS Gym, 840 King St., Rye Brook. 10 a.m.-12 p.m. For 4th-7th grade boys and girls to improve their offensive and defensive skills for the upcoming AAU season, CYO tournament and invitational team tournaments. This clinic is designed to develop the skills in shooting, dribbling and passing. The last half-hour is designed to have the players play games and practice their newly acquired skills. Instructor is Manny Martinez, PCHS boys’ varsity coach and former BBHS girls’ varsity coach. $80. Sign up at www.ryebrook.org.

Sat., Feb. 22

ROCK ‘N ROLL PLAYHOUSE: MUSIC OF THE GRATEFUL DEAD FOR KIDS. Garcia’s, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. All ages. Two shows: doors open at 11 a.m., show at 11;30 a.m.; doors open at 2 p.m., show at 2:30 p.m. $15 in advance; $17 day of show. www.thecapitoltheatre.com or www.ticketfly.com.

For Seniors

Fri., Feb. 14

SPRYE VALENTINE’S DAY JAZZ AND TEA. Crawford Mansion, 122 N. Ridge St., Rye Brook. 2:30-3:30 p.m. Free and open to all seniors. www.sprye.org.

Wed., Feb. 19

RYE BROOK SENIORS TRIP TO WALMART/HOME GOODS. Bus departs Posillipo Center at 10 a.m. $2; $4 for non-members. Register at 914/939-7904.

Thurs., Feb. 20

SENIOR BENEFITS INFORMATION CENTER. Port Chester-Rye Brook Public Library, 1 Haseco Ave., Port Chester. Program is held the first and third Thurs. each month, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. For information call 914/939-6710.

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.