Fri., Sept. 22

NORWALK BOAT SHOW. Norwalk Cove Marina, 48 Calf Pasture Beach Rd., E. Norwalk. Thru Sun., 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Presented by Marine Max with a variety of new models from premium brands. The show offers a lineup of boating education, entertainment and special attractions including on-the-water demos, boat handling workshops, fun kids’ activities and more. Admission: 13 & older is $15; free for children 12 & under. Water taxi service will be available for $5 per adult round trip; free for children. To make an appointment for a personal tour go to http//bit/ly/2xb7FEK.

INSPIRATION ARTS CAFÉ. Gilda’s Club Westchester, 80 Maple Ave., White Plains. 12-3 p.m. Free. Led by Gail Gazes, Expressive Arts teacher/artist. Bring your own lunch followed by open art and some planned art activities such as creating greeting cards. Feel free to bring your visual journal to share and continue working on. Space is limited. Sign up required. 914/644-8844.

Sat., Sept. 23

SAXON WOODS GARAGE SALE. Saxon Woods Pool, 1800 Mamaroneck Ave., White Plains. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Enjoy a day of roaming from seller to seller for some special finds—clothing, household items, electronics, accessories, jewelry, furniture, toys, books and sporting goods. Free admission. Rain date: Sept. 24. 914/995-4480.

VACCINATION CLINICS. Health Department, 134 Court St., White Plains. 9 a.m.-12 p.m. For students with no insurance or insurance that doesn’t cover vaccines. Appointments are required. Register at 914/995-5800.

WHEELCHAIR GAMES. Burke Rehabilitation Hospital, 785 Mamaroneck Ave., White Plains. For wheelchair athletes of all ages and abilities, along with their friends and families. 9 a.m. field events, table tennis and a slalom (obstacle) course. Track events start at 1:30 p.m. Basketball free throw competition at 11 a.m. Admission is free for spectators. To register or for additional information call 914/597-2850.

SICKLE CELL DISEASE FORUM. Nepperhan Community Center, 342 Warburton Ave., Yonkers. 9 a.m. registration; 9:30 a.m. panel discussion. Program concludes at 12 p.m. Information, resources and advocacy. Complimentary giveaways for attendees. For information contact Assembly member Shelly Mayer at 914/779-8805.

SCIENCE BARGE. 99 Dock St., Yonkers. Open to the public every weekend from 12-6 p.m. until November, offering children’s activities and free tours of the new, interactive climate change exhibits, hydroponic greenhouse and energy systems. Free and open to all ages. For additional information call 914/375-2151 or go to groundworkhv.org.

CAMPFIRE S’MORES. Trailside Nature Museum, Ward Pound Ridge Reservation, Rte. 35 & 121 S., Cross River. 1 p.m. Learn several different ways of making a campfire, then enjoy cooking some s’mores. 914/864-7322.

FERN WALK. Cranberry Lake Preserve, 1509 Old Orchard St., N. White Plains. 1-2:30 p.m. A hike to identify and learn about the ferns at the preserve. 914/428-1005.

RAISING MONARCH BUTTERFLIES. Read Wildlife Sanctuary, Playland Park, Rye. 1-2 p.m. Dwayne Taylor, the “Butterfly Man,” will discuss how he raises them from egg to butterfly and then release thousands of Monarchs to join the annual fall Monarch migration south. 914/967-8720.

VOLUNTEER WORK PROJECT. Marshlands Conservancy, Rte. 1, Rye. 1-3 p.m. Help pitch in with a maintenance project at the preserve. Great for service credit hours. Bring work gloves; hand tools provided. 914/835-4466.

RANGOLI WORKSHOP. White Plains Public Library, 100 Martine Ave., White Plains. 2 p.m. Families will get together to design and create a traditional Indian decoration called Rangoli to take home. 914/422-1480.

Sun., Sept. 24

RYE FARMERS MARKET. Theodore Fremd Avenue parking lot. Every Sunday thru Dec. 3. 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Locally grown fruits, vegetables, cheeses and more. Today: Art in a Box, kids’ crafts day from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. www.downtoearthmarkets.com.

FARMERS MARKET. Muscoot Farm, Rte. 100, Somers. Sundays thru October. 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. More than 20 vendors offer fresh produce and local food products. 914/864-7282. For a list of vendors got to muscootfarm.org.

BICYCLE SUNDAY. Bronx River Parkway at Westchester County Center, White Plains. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. A portion of the Parkway is closed to cars for the exclusive use of bicyclists, joggers, walkers, scooters and strollers. Course runs from exit 22 south to exit 4 (Scarsdale Road in Yonkers) a round trip of 13.1 miles. There are many points of entry and exit along the way. Program is free; parking is available at the County Center lot for $7. In case of rain, the program will be cancelled. For information call 914/995-4050.

CAR SHOW. Glen Island Park, Weyman Avenue, New Rochelle. 2-3 p.m. Classic cars on view by decade. Free admission; parking is $5. 914/813-6720.

WALKING TOUR OF THE SHRUB BORDER. Lasdon Park, Arboretum and Veterans Memorial, Rte. 35, Somers. 3-4:30 p.m. Discover great shrubs for your home landscape and their care requirements. Free. Pre-registration required at 914/864-7264.

GOLD STAR MOTHERS DAY. Kensico Dam Plaza, 1 Bronx River Parkway, Valhalla. 3-4:30 p.m. A day of recognition to honor those who have lost a son or daughter while serving in the U.S. armed forces. 914/231-4033.

Mon., Sept. 25

LET’S TALK…ENGLISH! White Plains Public Library, 100 Martine Ave., White Plains. Every Monday & Thurs. at 2 p.m. Adult learners who speak English as a second language are invited to practice English in a conversation group with librarian facilitator. Register at the Reference Desk or by phone at 914-422-1480.

SELF-HYPNOSIS SKILLS FOR CANCER PATIENTS. Greenwich Hospital, 5 Perryridge Rd., Greenwich. Mondays, 3-4:30 p.m. Free. Learn from Kathleen Conway, APRN, a nurse and cancer counselor who has advanced training in hypnosis and is a clinical member of the American Society for Clinical Hypnosis. Initial consultation required. Register at 203/863-3704.

VIDEO EDITING FOR ADULTS. White Plains Public Library, 100 Martine Ave., White Plains. 6 p.m. Learn basic videography skills. Attendees will have the chance to edit clips and create a video segment. They will use the HitFilm Express Application. Equipment is provided. Registration is required. 914/422-1480.

Tues., Sept. 26

BE FIT MALL WALKS. The Westchester, Bloomingdale Road, White Plains. Enjoy some window-shopping as you keep in shape during Mall Walks at The Westchester in White Plains. The program offers indoor health walking at Westchester’s premier mall on Tuesdays and Fridays, from 8 to 10 a.m. throughout the year. A special guest speaker is presented on the first Friday of each month providing information on health issues, safety and nutrition. The talk takes place at 9 a.m.at the Level One Nordstrom’s E-bar seating area. Admission and parking are free for all registered members of the mall walk program. To join, sign up at the horse fountain plaza near Crate & Barrel on Retail Level Two, on Tuesday and Friday mornings during the program. 914/231-4645; www.westchestergov.com/mall-walking.

SUPPORT GROUP FOR SEPARATING AND DIVORCING INDIVIDUALS. Jewish Family Services of Greenwich, 1 Holly Hill La., Greenwich. Tuesdays 11:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m. or Wednesdays 5:30-6:45 p.m. In this group for individuals going through separation and divorce, we discuss issues such as mourning the loss of your relationship, rebuilding your self-esteem, navigating complex family situations and dating again. Using discussion, literature, and by sharing experiences, you will begin the process of emotional healing. Gain support, strength and friendship from this ongoing group of people who can relate to what you are going through. Women and men are welcome. Facilitator: Lisa-Loraine Smith, LCSW, Executive Director of JFS. Fee: $20 per session (sliding scale fees available as needed.) 203/622-1881.

FRACTURED FAMILIES, HEALING HEARTS. Jewish Family Services of Greenwich, 1 Holly Hill La., Greenwich. Tuesdays, 1-2 p.m. This group is designed to give participants an opportunity to talk about strained family relationships—whether with a parent, a sibling, a grandparent, a son or a daughter. This group will help you explore your issues of grief, anger, regret and forgiveness in a safe environment with other people who understand. Register at 203/622-1881 or email llsmith@jfsgreenwich.org.

ADULT COOKING CLASS: FETTUCCINE CON PISELLI; PROSCIUTTO & PANNA. Westchester Italian Cultural Center, 1 Generoso Pope Pl., Tuckahoe. 2 p.m. Presented by Cathy Blanco. $60. Pre-registration required. www.wiccny.org.

HERBAL AND NUTRITIONAL APPROACHES TO STRESS AND ANXIETY. Gilda’s Club Westchester, 80 Maple Ave., White Plains 6-7:30 p.m. Free. Speaker is Bonnie Rogers, Herbalist who will discuss how herbal medicine and simple food choices can help you alleviate stress you have been carrying around with you. She will discuss herbs to use for acute situations as well as others that are tonics and help rebalance our body’s nervous system over time. Sign up required. 914/644-6844.

WESTCHESTER COUNTY AIRPORT PUBLIC FORUM. Ethical Culture Society of Westchester, 7 Saxon Woods Rd., White Plains. 7 p.m. Two proposals to bring drastic changes to the Westchester County Airport are now being considered for privatization. Six groups are hosting the forum to educate the public about the major changes and expansions proposed for the airport. There will be a panel presentation with Westchester County Legislator Catherine Parker of District 7, Carolyn Cunningham of Federated Conservationists of Westchester County, Marty Rogowsky of PEPA and former County Legislator for District 6 and Jonathan Wang of Citizens for a Responsible County Airport. Ellen Weininger of Grassroots Environmental Education will moderate the panel. Following the presentation, there will be a Q&A period.

Wed., Sept. 27

2017 OLD SALEM FARM FALL CLASSIC. 190 June Rd., N. Salem. Today-Sun. Starting at 8 a.m. For event information go to www.oldsalemfarm.net or call 914/669-5610.

ITSY BITSY PLAYGROUP. Temple Sholom, 300 E. Putnam Ave., Greenwich. 10:30-11:30 a.m. Come chat and play at this free playgroup for parents with children under 2 years of age. Connect with other parents over the joys and bumps of parenthood, while engaging your infant/toddler in a group setting through music, motor play and story time. Discussions will be facilitated by the group leader on topics relevant to Jewish or Interfaith parents and parenting professionals will often come to share their area of expertise. www.templesholom.com; 203/622-8121.

EMPTY NESTERS SUPPORT GROUP. Jewish Family Services of Greenwich, 1 Holly Hill La., Greenwich. Wednesdays, 12-1 p.m. When your last child leaves home, you may find an opportunity to reinvent yourself, but it can be challenging to find ways to occupy your newfound free time. Sometimes it’s difficult to reconnect with your spouse and adjust to a different relationship with your adult child/children. What can be most problematic is the lack of sympathy from people who believe you should be happy when your children leave. Together we will find constructive ways to address these challenges through lively discussions and sharing with others who are dealing with similar issues. Facilitator: Lisa-Loraine Smith, LCSW. Fee: $20 per session (sliding scale fees available as needed.) 203/622-1881.

PARENTS OF LGBTQ. Jewish Family Services of Greenwich, 1 Holly Hill La., Greenwich. Wednesdays 12-1 p.m. Learn how to chart the new waters of your child’s identity and help them and yourself to build mutual understanding. Register at 203/622-1881 or email llsmith@jfsgreenwich.org.

SUPPORT GROUP FOR SEPARATING AND DIVORCING INDIVIDUALS. Jewish Family Services of Greenwich, 1 Holly Hill La., Greenwich. Wednesdays 5:30-6:45 p.m. In this group for individuals going through separation and divorce, we discuss issues such as mourning the loss of your relationship, rebuilding your self-esteem, navigating complex family situations and dating again. Using discussion, literature, and by sharing experiences, you will begin the process of emotional healing. Gain support, strength and friendship from this ongoing group of people who can relate to what you are going through. Women and men are welcome. Facilitator: Lisa-Loraine Smith, LCSW, Executive Director of JFS. Fee: $20 per session (sliding scale fees available as needed.) 203/622-1881

AFTER-THE-DIVORCE SUPPORT GROUP. Jewish Family Services of Greenwich, 1 Holly Hill La., Greenwich. Wednesdays, 6 p.m. Facilitated by Barbara Lehrman, LCSW. Group will provide a confidential space to reflect on the life you are living and the life you would like to live. It will be an opportunity to grow, develop and learn from others. 203/622-1881.

PUBLIC INFORMATION MEETING ABOUT POTENTIAL DEDICATED BUS LANE ON THE GOV. MARIO M. CUOMO BRIDGE. Greenburgh Public Library, 300 Tarrytown Rd., Elmsford. 6-8 p.m. Hosted by the NYS Dept. of Transportation which will present findings from the analysis of a potential dedicated bus lane on the new bridge. Attendees will have the opportunity to learn more about the project.

SAT VS ACT. White Plains Public Library, 100 Martine Ave., White Plains. 6:30 p.m. Free. Understanding the differences between the two tests can help students to best showcase their academic skills. This lecture compares the exams and offers recommendations on how to choose between the two and also covers the optional essay portion of each exam and analyzes the costs and benefits of electing to write an essay. Refreshments will be served. 914/422-1480.

Thurs., Sept. 28

3D ARCHERY COURSE. Blue Mountain Sportsman Center, 183 Watch Hill Rd., Cortlandt Manor. Thurs. & Fri., 10 a.m.-3 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; Sun., 11 a.m.-4 p.m. and federal holidays that fall on Mon., 10 a.m.-4 p.m. The 3-D archery course is a walking path through the woods with 14 shooting stations and targets along the way. No children under 12 are permitted, and children 12 & over must have proof of age. No dogs allowed. Fees: $12 per round with County Park Pass; $15 per round without pass. www.westchestergov.com/parks or 914/862-5280.

BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT GROUP. Jewish Family Services of Greenwich, 1 Holly Hill La., Greenwich. Thursdays, 10:30-11:30 a.m. An ongoing weekly support group for those who have lost a loved one within the past year. 203/622-1881.

EASY SELF-HYPNOSIS FOR LIFE. Gilda’s Club Westchester, 80 Maple Ave., White Plains. 2-4 p.m. Led by Scott E. Weiner, Certified Hypnotist. This fun, informative workshop teaches and practices the 4 steps of Easy Self-Hypnosis. Learn how to use imagery and several simple, easy-to-use ways to develop a relaxed and focused state of self-hypnosis. Sign up required. 914/644-8844.

LIVING WELL IN LATER LIFE SUPPORT GROUP. Jewish Family Services of Greenwich, 1 Holly Hill La., Greenwich. Thursdays, 2:30-3:45 p.m. A group for individuals who would like the opportunity to talk with peers about the opportunities and challenges they face at this stage of life. Topics will include, but are not limited to, maintaining and managing health, managing independence with family members including adult children; continuing to be involved in meaningful activity and coping with mourning and loss. 203/622-1881.

Fri., Sept. 29

BE FIT MALL WALKS. The Westchester, Bloomingdale Road, White Plains. Enjoy some window-shopping as you keep in shape during Mall Walks at The Westchester in White Plains. The program offers indoor health walking at Westchester’s premier mall on Tuesdays and Fridays, from 8 to 10 a.m. throughout the year. A special guest speaker is presented on the first Friday of each month providing information on health issues, safety and nutrition. The talk takes place at 9 a.m.at the Level One Nordstrom’s E-bar seating area. Admission and parking are free for all registered members of the mall walk program. To join, sign up at the horse fountain plaza near Crate & Barrel on Retail Level Two, on Tuesday and Friday mornings during the program. 914/231-4645; www.westchestergov.com/mall-walking.

YOM KIPPUR BEGINS AT SUNDOWN.

Sat., Sept. 30

YOM KIPPUR.

FORREST YOGA: THE PRACTICE & PRINCIPLES. Wainwright House, 260 Stuyvesant Ave., Rye. 12:30-3:30 p.m. Based on the teachings of Ana Forrest, these classes are carefully sequenced to spread breath throughout the body and remove emotional shielding deep within the muscular system. Learn to work the edges of physical and emotional reactivity and sensations of the body. Pre-registration required by Sept. 27. www.wainwright.org or 914/967-6080.

Sun., Oct. 1

RYE FARMERS MARKET. Theodore Fremd Avenue parking lot. Every Sunday thru Dec. 3. 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Locally grown fruits, vegetables, cheeses and more.  10 a.m.-12 p.m. www.downtoearthmarkets.com.

FIRST SUNDAY BIRD WALK. Greenwich Point. 9-11:15 a.m.Bring binoculars and meet near southern concession stand in Greenwich Point Park. Free. 203/413-6756 or cynthiae@brucemuseum.org.

FARMERS MARKET. Muscoot Farm, Rte. 100, Somers. Sundays thru October. 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. More than 20 vendors offer fresh produce and local food products. For a list of vendors got to muscF

FAMILY FUN DAY. Tarrytown Music Hall, 13 Main St., Tarrytown. 10 a.m. Free. Fun-filled day of circus arts, dance, music, arts & crafts, healthy snacks, and many other fun and magical surprises. You and your children will enjoy a variety of hands-on autumn-themed activities, including: a Falling Leaves Coloring Corner, Colorful Egg Shakers, Beaded Jewelry, and much more. Visit our community partners for information and fun activities: The Rotary Club of Tarrytown, The Rockefeller State Park Preserve, Warner Library, and more! Open to the public; no tickets required. www.tarrytownmusichall.org.

SCIENCE SERIES AT THE SEASIDE CENTER: GREENWICH SHELLFISH. Seaside Center, Innis Arden Cottage, Greenwich Point Park, Old Greenwich. 1:30-4 p.m. Greenwich Shellfish Commission will present a shellfishing demonstration, discuss their collaboration with UConn on new scientific projects and provide an update on shellfish beds opening in Greenwich waters. 203/413-6756 or cynthiae@brucemuseum.org.

Upcoming

Tues., Oct. 3

THE WOMEN’S BLUEPRINT. The Osborn, 101Theall Rd., Rye. 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. How to succeed, learn to take risks, take responsibility, own what you create and reap the benefits. A discussion for woman in leadership, entrepreneurs and business owners. Keynote speaker will be Barbara B. Roberts, Entrepreneur in Residents, Columbia Business School, Hofstra University. Panelists include Leslie Gordon, Blake Leonard, Jennifer Openshaw and Maryne Robin. $20 includes lunch. Register at wbp.formstack.com.

For Kids

Fri., Sept. 22

SCHOOL’S OUT WORKSHOPS. Rye Nature Center, 873 Boston Post Rd., Rye. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Creatures of the Night. Children will learn about a few local nocturnal animals. They will walk to the pine forest in hopes of seeing a Great Horned Owl. Pre-registration required for each day. $80 per child per day.

Sundays thru November

ART & SCIENCE SUNDAYS. The Science Barge, 22 Main St., Yonkers. 2-4 p.m. For children ages 4-10. Planting and science activities, crafts, crabbing and more. 914/375-2141; groundworkhv.org.

Sat. & Sun. thru October

WEEKEND WONDER. Stepping Stones Museum for Kids, 303 West Ave., Norwalk, Ct. 11:15-11:45 a.m. and 2:15-2:45 p.m. Engaging experiences that delve deeper into exhibit themes, holidays and more. Sept. 23, 11:15-11:45 a.m. All ages. Sift through the sand and uncover the mermaid’s treasure. Find 5 sparkly gems and win a small prize. Sept. 23. 2:15-2:45 p.m. and Sept. 24, 11:15-11:45 a.m. Ages 3 & over. Make your own pirate’s hook. Sept. 30: 11:15-11:45 a.m.  Sink or Float? Will your boats make it across the lagoon? Ages 3 & over. 2:15-2:45 p.m.: Under the Sea Limbo. Join in and wiggle down low as you swim through the “waves.” All ages. Oct. 1: 11;15-11:45 a.m. Chalk & Nature. Let nature inspire you. Create art using chalk and items found in nature. All ages. 1:15-2:45 p.m. Pumpkin Toss. Come play an autumn-inspired game. Additional programs will be listed in upcoming issues. Admission: $15 for adults and children; $10 for seniors and free for children under 1. www.steppingstonesmuseum.org.

Starting Sat., Sept. 23

MEGA MAKING EXHIBIT. Stepping Stones Museum for Children, 303 West Ave., Norwalk. Tues.-Sun. and holiday Mondays 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Every child can be a builder, an engineer, a baker or a dressmaker at this popular exhibit. Using real materials and real tools, young makers can explore a variety of supplies, techniques and projects. Experience is organized into four main areas: art, textile, construction/woodworking and book nook/future ideas. $15 for adults and children; $10 for seniors; free for children under 1. www.steppingstonesmuseum.org.

Sat., Sept. 23

GOOD DEED OF THE MONTH CLUB. Westchester Children’s Museum, Playland Park, Rye. 11 a.m.-12 p.m. Come to the Book Nook for a kindness-themed book reading and discussion followed by an art-educator led good deed project. --$7 per person; $6 for seniors and free for children 12 months old and younger. 914/421-5050.

APPLE CIDERING AND FALL HIKE. Rye Nature Center, 873 Boston Post Rd., Rye. 1 p.m. Families will learn about the cidering process, press some apples of their own, sample cider and take a seasonal walk. Suggested for ages 4-7. $8 per person for non-members. www.ryenaturecenter.org; 914/967-5150.

Sat., Sept. 23-Dec. 2

FALL LANGUAGE CLASSES FOR CHILDREN. Westchester Italian Cultural Center, 1 Generoso Pope Pl., Tuckahoe. 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. For children ages 4-10. Ten classes—no class Nov. 25. $400 for non-members. 914/771-8700.

Sun., Sept. 24 & Oct. 1

FAMILY GALLERY TOURS. Bruce Museum, 1 Museum Dr., Greenwich. 11:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m. For children ages 6-10 and their families. Provides an interactive, discussion-based experience tour of the museum’s current exhibitions led by a museum educator. Free with general admission-- adults $10; students (5-22 w/ valid ID) and seniors (65 & up) $8; Museum members and children under 5 are free. No registration required. www.brucemuseum.org.

“NEW” TEEN YOGA. Wainwright House, 260 Stuyvesant Ave., Rye. 8 week series beginning today, 6:30-7:30 p.m. For ages 12 & up. Teens will gain a sense of well-being, develop strength and flexibility and learn breathing and relaxation techniques to facilitate concentration, help with stress reduction and provide tools to connect with their bodies in a loving way—all the while having a blast with their peers. Register at www.wainwright.org or 914/967-6080.

Tues., Sept. 26

BRUCE BEGINNINGS. Bruce Museum, 1 Museum Dr., Greenwich. 11-11:45 a.m. & 1-1:45 p.m. For children ages 2 ½-5 and their caregivers. Changing topics weekly—Exploring Color, Sunny Days, Making Prints, A Closer Look, People in Portraits. Children are encouraged to explore the museum’s collections and exhibitions through picture books and hands-on activities. Topics will rotate between art and science. Program is free with museum admission--adults $10; students (5-22 w/ valid ID) and seniors (65 & up) $8; museum members and children under 5 are free. www.brucemuseum.org.

SHOPKINS LIVE: SHOP IT UP. Tarrytown Music Hall, 13 Main St., Tarrytown. 3:30 & 6:30 p.m. Performances featuring the Shoppies. Join Jessicake, Bubbleisha, Peppa-Mint, Rainbow Kate, Cocolette, and Polli Polish as they perform the coolest dance moves, sing the latest pop songs, and show off the trendiest fashions. All of Shopville is in a tizzy as preparations get underway for the annual “Funtastic Food and Fashion Fair”. Shady Diva showcases her latest fashion designs; Lippy Lips gives colorful advice at the nail salon; Kooky Cookie tries to get in a beauty nap! Who has high-jinxed the fashion pageant? Where is the super-secret celebrity guest? Will Slick Breadstick ever find a dance partner? The Shopkins and Shoppies need your help. Featuring innovative set design, creative costuming, and state of the art projections. $29.50, $39.50 & $95. www.tarrytownmusichall.org.

Wed., Sept. 27

WHICH CRAFT WEDNESDAY: SEWING. White Plains Public Library, 100 Martine Ave., White Plains. 4 p.m. For students in grades 6 & up. Learn to use a sewing machine and make a small project to take home. No experience necessary. Registration required. 914/422-1480.

Thurs., Sept. 28

IMPROV ACTING. White Plains Performing Arts Center, 11 City Pl., White Plains. Six session; 5-6 p.m. For grades 6-8 p.m. Improv games and formats are used to create scenes without scripts. Class is light-hearted and often funny while teaching quick-thinking acting skills. Appropriate for those who have taken the class before and for newcomers. Fee :$90. Register at www.wppac.com.

Fri., Sept. 29

CREATIVE DRAMA: ACTING THROUGH STORIES. White Plains Performing Arts Center, 11 City Pl., White Plains. Six sessions, 4-5 p.m. For K-2nd graders. A creative, fun introduction to theater using familiar stories as source material. Students go beyond the story and create new adventures using drama to tie together acting and early literacy skills. Fee: $90. Register at www.wppac.com.

THE ACTOR’S TOOLBOX. White Plains Performing Arts Center, 11 City Pl., White Plains. Six sessions, 5-6 p.m. For 3rd-5th graders. Budding actors will learn the basics of acting and character work through games, improvisation and scenes. Fee: $90 Register at www.wppac.com.

Sat., Sept. 30

KIDS IN THE KITCHEN: TARALLI DOLCI. Westchester Italian Cultural Center, 1 Generoso Pope Pl., Tuckahoe. 2 p.m. Hands-on culinary class presented by Cathy Blanco. $40 per non-member child. Pre-registration and prepayment required. www.wiccny.org.

Sun., Oct. 1

ART ADVENTURES: PEN AND INK PORTRAITS. Bruce Museum, 1 Museum Dr., Greenwich. 1-3 p.m. A drop-in program for children ages 4 & up and their families. Participants will have the opportunity to craft fun and creative works of art inspired by the Museum’s collections and exhibitions.  Free with general admission----adults $10; students (5-22 w/ valid ID) and seniors (65 & up) $8; museum members and children under 5 are free. www.brucemuseum.org.

For Seniors

Fri., Sept. 22

PUBLIC HEARING ON SENIOR SERVICES. Westchester County Center, 198 Central Ave., White Plains. 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Free. All are welcome to attend and provide input. Registration is not required. A light breakfast will be available at 9 a.m. For additional information call 914/813-6300 or go to www.westchestergov.com/seniors.

Mon., Sept. 25

WATCH PARTY: LIVE WEBCAST FEATURING DR. ATUL GAWANDE. Rye Free Reading Room, 1061 Boston Post Rd., Rye. 5-6 p.m. Free. This nationally simulcast public forum celebrates 15 years of the aging in place movement. Dr. Gawande’s whose 2014 book “Being Mortal” continues to sustain a lively national conversation about living well and ending well in older age, will be the keynote speaker at this forum. www.sprye.org.

Thurs., Sept. 28, Wed., Oct 25 & Nov. 15 & Tues., Dec. 5

MEDICARE BASICS WORKSHOPS FOR SENIORS. Westchester County Office Building, 9 S. First Ave., Mt. Vernon, 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Free. Each class will also offer information about NY State’s program for Elderly Pharmaceutical Insurance Coverage, a prescription plan that helps eligible seniors save even more. Information about Medicare Supplement Insurance and other cost-sharing and preventive benefits will also be discussed. Early registration is recommended by calling 914/813-6100. Enrollment for Medicare Part D for 2018 will take place from Oct. 15-Dec. 7 for plans taking effect Jan. 1.

Tues., Oct. 17, Nov. 14 & Dec. 5

SENIOR AFTERNOON CINEMA. Jacob Burns Film Center, 364 Manville Rd., Pleasantville. 1 p.m. A new daytime series of older films programmed to appeal to senior moviegoers. Oct. 17: “Belle.” Nov. 14: “Grey Gardens.” Dec. 5: “Julia.” Descriptions on Oct. 17, Nov. 14 & Dec. 5 films will be in upcoming issues. $10 for senior non-members; $13 for all other non-members. www.burnsfilmcenter.org.