Fri., July 12

VOLUNTEER EVENTS: GREEN SQUAD. Wampus Pond, Rte. 128, Armonk. Today 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Volunteers will be removing aquatic weeds. July 18: Twin Lakes Park, 960B California Rd., Bronxville. 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Volunteers will be on land and in canoes removing Water Chestnut from the lake.

PLAYLAND PARK SCHEDULE. Playland Parkway, Rye. Today, tomorrow, July 19, 20, 26 & 27, 12-11 p.m. Sun., July 14, 21 & 28. 12-10 p.m. Tues-Thurs., July 16-18 & 23-25, 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Every Friday, thru Aug. 30. Fireworks at 9:20 p.m. July 12, 19, 26 & Aug 2 at 7:30 p.m. the Playland Orchestra plays on the boardwalk for free. Sun., July 14: Latin Palooza at 12 p.m. highlights Longe, Penelope Robin, Strings ’n’ Skins, the Playland DJ and Gennesa & the Selena Experience. Additional dates will be listed in upcoming issues. “Laser Nights: Rockin’ Lights,” takes place at the Music Tower Theater evenings at 7:45 and 9 p.m. With the sounds of many genres and from different eras of popular music from ‘70s rock and disco through the decades to what’s new on our playlists this year, everyone in the audience is sure to enjoy the sounds as beams dance overhead and create images on the stage Tues.-Sun. Kiddyland shows this year include: Coaster’s Country Jamboree, an old-fashioned hoedown every day. Kids will learn some of: the favorite moves of Playland’s mascot, Coaster the Dragon, play some backyard-style games and jam to some of the best music Nashville has ever produced; Katy the Kat’s Comedy Show will cause giggling, chuckling and LOLing in our comedy show just for kids. Funky Fairytales: Rapunzel. She's unique. She's got style. And she's oh, so colorful…She’s Rapunzel! Join her and her funky crew for an all new theatrical remix that is an ultra-hip rendition of an all-time classic and Play It DJ! For the first time in more than a decade: new ride this year: the Disk’O 24. $20 admission Tues., Wed. & Thurs. thru Aug. 29, 5 p.m.-closing. Regular admission: $25 ride wristbands Westchester residents; $30 for non-residents; Junior ride wristbands (under 48” in height) $15 Westchester residents; $20 non-residents; non-rider spectators free for Westchester residents; $10 for non-residents. Parking is $10 weekdays and weekends; $15 holidays thru Sept. 3; $5 senior citizens. For information and complete schedule go to www.playlandpark.org.

MOBILE PASSPORT OFFICE. Village Green, Purchase Street, Rye. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Staff of the Westchester County Clerk’s office can assist residents who visit to apply for a U.S. Passport, including having a photo taken.

CULTIVATING POSITIVITY. Wainwright House, 260 Stuyvesant Ave., Rye. Today, July 19 & 26. 2-4 p.m. Summer Camp for Adults with Diane Lang. Learn ways to cultivate more happiness into your life and define happiness for yourself. Cultivate a positive approach to your future years and see the new possibilities that this stage of life can bring. $50 per session for non-members; $130 for series. Register at www.wainwright.org.

INTRODUCTION TO MICROSOFT POWERPOINT 2016 PART II. White Plains Public Library, 100 Martine Ave., White Plains. 3 p.m. This intermediate class will incorporate applying and creating background styles, adding hyperlinks, setting up a slideshow and printing the slide show. 914/422-1480.

ANNUAL FIREFLY FESTIVAL. Trailside Nature Museum, Ward Pound Ridge Reservation, Cross River. 6:30-9 p.m. Witness nature’s fireworks, Catch fireflies and enjoy activities and crafts. Bring a chair or blanket and meet at the Meadow parking area. 914/864-7322,

Sat., July 13

CPR FRIENDS AND FAMILY (INFANT/CHILD). Greenwich Hospital, 5 Perryridge Rd., Greenwich. Today & July 27, 9-11 a.m. Covers obstructed airway. Suggested for parents and caregivers, this single session program is designed for lay rescuers only and meets American Heart Association standards $65. Register at 888/305-9253 or greenwichhospital.org/events.

HIKE DU JOUR. Croton Point Park, 1 Croton Point Ave., Croton-on-Hudson. 9:30-11 a.m. Join the naturalist for an exploration of Croton Point’s ecology, history, pre-history and geology. Meet at the entrance to the RV area. Parking fees apply. 914/862-5290.

VOLUNTEER WORK CORPS DAY: SUMMER ECOLOGY WALK. Edith G. Read Wildlife Sanctuary, Playland Park, Rye. 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Help with invasive-plant removal, trail work, beach cleanup and more. 914/967-8720.

FAMILY FUN DAY. Saxon Woods Pool, White Plains. 12-4 p.m. Music, dance, fun and games all afternoon. Free admission with pool fee. Rain date: July 14. 914/995-4480.

STORY CRAFT. Muscoot Farm, Rte., 100 Somers. 1-2 p.m. Listen to a story and make a craft. $5. Registration required. 914/864-7286,

PRESIDENT HARRY TRUMAN: THE ATOMIC BOMB AND THE END OF THE WAR AGAINST JAPAN. St. Paul’s Church National Historic Site, 897 S. Columbus Ave., Mt. Vernon. 1 p.m. Free. Talk by Raymond H. Geselbracht, Village Historian of Bronxville and formerly a Special Assistant for the Office of the Director of the Truman Presidential Museum and Library in Independence, MO. 914/667-4116; www.nps.gov/sapa.

3RD ANNUAL REACH AT THE BEACH. Oakland Beach, 95 Dearborn Ave., Rye. 3-7 p.m. Event is to raise awareness and help remove the stigma of addiction. The day of family fun includes food, music, volleyball, Reiki by Debbie, Yoga with Ang, face painting, KanJam and raffle prizes. All proceeds will benefit St. Christopher’s Inn in memory of Alec Lewkowicz, the Walter Hoving Home for Women in memory of Italia Palmiotto and St. Anthony’s Shelter in memory of James Quigley. Tell the parking attendant you are with Reach at the Beach for reduced rate parking. $50 per person; $125 per family—includes food, drinks, music and access to Oakland Beach. www.jamesprojectreach.org.

Sun., July 14

RYE FARMERS MARKET. Parking lot off Theodore Fremd Avenue, Rye. Sundays-Dec. 8. 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Today: free sampling: seasonal berries. 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m. and Compost drop-off & information, 10 a.m.-12 p.m.

FARMERS MARKET. Muscoot Farm, Rte. 100, Somers. Every Sunday thru October. 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Local farmers offer a variety of produce and food goods. 914/864-7282.

Mon., July 15

THE NURSE IS IN. Rye YMCA, 21 Locust Ave., Rye, Today, July 22 & 29. 9-11 a.m. and at the Greenwich Library, 101 W. Putnam Ave., Greenwich, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Free. A nurse is on site to take blood pressure and answer health questions. 203/663-4444.

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.

MIND, BODY, FERTILITY YOGA. Greenwich Hospital, 38 Volunteer La., Greenwich. Every Monday, 5:30-7 p.m. and Wed., 6-7:30 p.m. Program is ongoing and is aimed at calming the body and mind for women trying to conceive. The class prepares the endocrine and reproductive systems to work as efficiently as possible. $25 drop-in fee per class. Register at 8888/357-2409 or go to greenwichhospital.org/event.

MAH JONGG AND CANASTA GAME NIGHT. Temple Sholom, 300 E. Putnam Ave., Greenwich. 7-9:15 p.m. Masters and novices alike are invited to join in the ancient game of Mah Jongg and the card game of Canasta. $5 per person; $10 with an instructor. Hosted by Temple Sholom’s Sisterhood. RSVP required to 203/869-7191 or www.templesholom.com.

Tues., July 16

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 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.

THE NURSE IS IN. Greenwich Hospital, 5 Perryridge Rd., Greenwich. Today, July 23 & 30. 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Free. A nurse is on site to take blood pressure and answer health questions. 203/663-4444.

JOB FAIR. Eastview Middle School, 350 Main St., White Plains. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Fair is a partnership between local school districts and Westchester County and will feature a number of different school districts from all over Westchester that are looking to fill non-instructional positions including custodial, clerical and substitute teaching jobs. The Westchester County Department of Human Resources will be in attendance as well to provide information on civil service testing and applications. Free and open to the public. For questions email rfinizio@westchestergov.com or call 914/995-2501.

NORTHEAST GRAND PRIX FAN FEST. RPM Raceway, 600 West Ave., Stamford. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Professional sports car drivers can take to the karting track to test their skills before they take to the road racing track at Lime Rock Park in Litchfield County, Conn. Today will feature  pro drivers competing in the IMSA Northeast Grand Prix at Lime Rock Park July 19-20. Meet the drivers for some karting fun just days before they gear up for one of the biggest racing events in the Northeast. 203/323-7233.

MUSIC AND MEDITATION. Greenwich Hospital Chapel, 5 Perryridge Rd., Greenwich. Tuesdays 12:45-1:15 p.m. No meditation. A free weekly journey into deep relaxation using crystal singing bowls, flute, guitar and guided imagery. Walk-ins welcome. 203/863-4444.

LEARN TO PLAY MAH JONGG: A 6-WEEK SERIES. Wainwright House, 260 Stuyvesant Ave., Rye. Today-Aug. 20, 2-4 p.m. Learn the basics of this intriguing Chinese tile game of luck and skill. You will learn the “western” style of play as sanctioned by the National Mah Jongg League. $160 for non-members. Register at www.wainwright.org.

INTRODUCTION TO MICROSOFT EXCEL 2016, PART  II. White Plains Public Library, 100 Martine Ave., White Plains. 3 p.m. This is a class for people who already know how to create a spreadsheet with Excel and to use simple formulas and functions. Student will learn skills such as inserting a partial column or row, using the fill handle and the paste tool to copy formatting and entering more complex formulas. .914/422-1480.

CPR FRIENDS AND FAMILY (INFANT/CHILD). Greenwich Hospital, 5 Perryridge Rd., Greenwich. Today & July 30, 6-8 p.m. Covers obstructed airway. Suggested for parents and caregivers, this single session program is designed for lay rescuers only and meets American Heart Association standards $65. Register at 888/305-9253 or greenwichhospital.org/events.

Wed., July 17

SOUND MEDITATION. Greenwich Hospital Chapel, 5 Perryridge Rd., Greenwich. Every Wednesday. 12-12:30 p.m. Free. A weekly sound meditation group using the healing vibrations of the gong and flute. Walk-ins welcome. Greenwichhospital.org/events.

OWNING A PART-TIME BUSINESS WHILE KEEPING YOUR JOB. SCORE Westchester, 120 Bloomingdale Rd., White Plains. 1-3 p.m. Free. Frank Dunne, owner of FranNet of New York Capital Region and Hudson Valley will explain how you can have the best of both worlds. He will show you how to diversify your income stream, increase your equity and prepare for the next shift in the corporate world. Register at www.scorewestchester.com.

INVENTING LIFE: MEMOIR AND STORYTELLING. Wainwright House, 260 Stuyvesant Ave., Rye. Today, July 24, 31 & Aug. 7. 2-4 .p.m. From memory present moment and play with Heather Harpham. This is an opportunity to begin a written memoir or simply “play” with the material of your own life and to share old stories into new points of view. $285 for non-members. Register at www.wainwright.org.

SHOP & SIP THIRD WEDNESDAYS. ArtsWestchester, 31 Mamaroneck Ave., White Plains. 6-8:30 p.m. Every third Wednesday. Happy hour pop-up shopping experience Grab a drink, meet other art lovers and shop unique designer products on display. 914/428-4220.

IMMUNOTHERAPY: HARNESSING PERSONALIZED TREATMENT FOR CANCER. Greenwich Hospital, 5 Perryridge Rd., Greenwich. 6-7:30 p.m. Free. Barry Boyd, MD, medical oncologist will give an overview of immunotherapy, including its use for difficult-to-treat diseases. Register at 888/305-9263 or greenwichhospital.org/events.

SUNSET YOGA IN THE PARKS SUMMER SERIES. Playland Beach, Rye. Today & Aug. 14, 6:45-8 p.m.; Kensico Dam Plaza, Valhalla. Sept. 14, 4-5:15 p.m. Rain dates: July 24, Aug. 21 & Sept. 21. All levels welcome; bring your own mat. For additional information, go to www.wpf.org/events.

WESTCHESTER WOMEN SPEAK OUT: A LOCAL HISTORY PRESENTATION. White Plains Public Library, 100 Martine Ave., White Plains. 7 p.m. Presentation pays homage to women of all backgrounds with a connection to Westchester whose words have contributed powerfully to public deliberation and social, political and humanitarian causes. Speaker Dana Rubin, an internationally known women’s advocate and leadership communicator, will focus on women’s speech, their ambitions and the impact they made—drawing on speeches  from the online Keynote Women Speech Bank. She will feature speeches by Sojourner Truth, Amelia Earhart, Lorraine Hansberry and Meredith Veira. 914/422-1480.

Thurs., July 18

GREENWICH FOUNDERS’ DAY RECEPTION. Greenwich Point Park, Greenwich. 10 a.m. Free. All are invited to celebrate the rounding of Greenwich with a reading of the original July 18, 1640 deed and announcement of the winners of the This Place Matters photo contest. Following the program, guests will be able to tour the Feake-Ferris House, the oldest house in Greenwich and one of the oldest in America, via shuttles and tours organized by Greenwich Point Conservancy. Reservations required to http://greenwichhistory.org.

MAG PORTRAIT PARTY. Mamaroneck Artists’ Guild, 126 Larchmont Ave., Larchmont. 1-3 p.m. Artists are divided into groups of 6; each group sits in a circle. One artist in the circle is the model for 10 minutes while the other artists sketch. After 10 minutes, you grab a new piece of paper and start sketching the next person in the circle. At the end, you will have done 5 sketches and will have been a model for 10 minutes. Bring pencils, pens, watercolor, etc. MAG will supply paper, which will be 9x12” cold press watercolor paper capable of being used for all kinds of media. After you sign up you will receive more detailed instructions. $10 per person covers paper, drinks and snacks. Limited space. Register at 914/834-1117 or email gallery@mamaroneckartistsguild.org.

VINO & FINYASA GOES OUTSIDE. Wainwright House, 260 Stuyvesant Ave., Rye. 6:30-9 p.m. join Stephanie Filardi for an all levels yoga class overlooking Milton Harbor followed by a wine tasting. $25 per person. Register at www.wainwright.org.

Fri., July 19

CREATE WITH HANDMADE AFRICAN BEADS. Gilda’s Club Westchester, 80 Maple Ave., White Plains. 1-2:30 p.m. Free. Join Christina Santiago and Dale Rascoe as they help you tell a story in necklaces, bracelets and earrings using beads they will supply. Space is limited. Sign up required. 914/644-8844 or www.gildasclubwestchester.org.

Sat., July 20

HIKE DU JOUR: CROTON POINT PARK. 1 Croton Point Ave., Croton-on-Hudson. 9:30-11 a.m. Join the naturalist for an exploration of Croton Point’s ecology, history, pre-history and geology. Meet at the entrance to the RV area. Parking fees apply. 914/862-5290.

SAND CASTLE BUILDING FESTIVAL. Oakland Beach, 95 Dearborn Ave., Rye. 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Check-in at 9:30 a.m. at north end of the beach. Lather on the sunblock and bring your own shovels and sculpting tools. Free; normal parking and beach fees apply. Register online at www.townofrye.com or call 914/881-4535.

PIRATES’ WEEKEND. 4 N. Water St., Norwalk. Today & tomorrow. The C.J. Toth Ferry departs for Sheffield Island at 11 a.m., 12:30 & 2 p.m. both days. It is best to arrive 30 minutes before the boat departs the dock. Children young and old will get a glimpse of pirate life when they take a round-trip ferry ride to the Seaport Association's "Pirates Weekend” on Sheffield Island. Once there, visitors will be greeted by pirates who will entertain with sword fighting demonstrations, sea chanteys, storytelling and other activities. For ticket prices and to purchase tickets go to www.seaport.org/page-18092.

FAMILY FUN DAY. Tibbetts Brook Pool, 355 Midland Ave., Yonkers. 12-4 p.m. music, dance, fun and games all afternoon. Free with pool entry fee. Westchester residency required. Parking fees apply. Rain date: July 21. 914/231-2865.

ALISON L. COWAN. St. Paul’s Church National Historic Site, 897 S. Columbus Ave., Mt. Vernon. 1 p.m. The journalist and historian presents the remarkable story of Deborah Sampson, a woman who disguised herself as a man and fought in the American army during the Revolutionary War. 914/667-4116; www.nps.rov/sapa.

INTRODUCTION TO CALLIGRAPHY. Wainwright House, 260 Stuyvesant Ave., Rye. 1-3 p.m. Beginner-friendly class by Lillian of Lillian Liming Design Co. will teach the basics of brush calligraphy—from foundational brush strokes to forming and connecting letters. She will share her tips to help you develop your own style as well as a few fun ink blending techniques to bring your lettering to life. $85 for non-members. RSVP to www.wainwright.org/events.

NY LIBERTY VS. LOS ANGELES SPARKS. Westchester County Center, 198 Central Ave., White Plains. 3 p.m. Parking fees apply. For information and tickets go to liberty.wnba.com or ticketmaster.com.

SEAPORT ASSOCIATION OF NORWALK FAMILY NIGHT. 4 N. Water St., Norwalk. 5:30-8 p.m. Plan a fun night out with the kids. This scenic boat trip will take you through Norwalk Harbor, past seaside homes and private islands to Sheffield  Island. One the way look for birds that make Long Island Sound their home. On the island take a tour of the historic Sheffield Island Lighthouse and the Light Keepers Cottage to learn about the lore and legends of this maritime landmark. Children will be thrilled with the variety of face painting designs available on the island. There will be volleyball and badminton competitions and potato sack races and plenty of time to collect shells on the beach as you watch the sunset. It is suggested that visitors pack a picnic dinner and beverages to picnic on a blanket on the beach or use one of the tables in the new wood frame pavilion. After dinner there will be stories around a campfire and s’mores. Tickets are $28 for adults; $16 for children 4-12 and $7 for children under 3. For tickets go to www.seaport.org/Tickets or call 203/838-9444.

Sun., July 21

FARMERS MARKET. Muscoot Farm, Rte. 100, Somers. Every Sunday thru October. 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Local farmers offer a variety of produce and food goods. 1-3 p.m.: Dairy Day. Celebrate Dairy Month with milking demonstrations, crafts and taste tests. Muscoot’s 4-H will be on hand to answer questions. 914/864-7282.

RYE FARMERS MARKET. Parking lot off Theodore Fremd Avenue, Rye. Sundays thru Dec. 8. 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Today: Free face painting, hula hooping & ticket giveaways with The Capitol Theatre.

ITALIAN HERITAGE FESTIVAL. Kensico Dam Plaza, 1 Bronx River Pkwy., Valhalla. 12-7 p.m. Free admission. Music, entertainment, crafts and food vendors. 914/231-4033.

JUMP START YOUR ART. Mamaroneck Artists’ Guild, 126 Larchmont Ave., Larchmont. 1-3 p.m. This is a professional development program for emerging and established artists. Get creative tips, tools and marketing advice. Topic: Preparing Images Using PhotoShop Elements. Speaker will be Christine Ivers. Learn how to create the best images of your artwork for juried exhibitions, portfolio usage, websites, social media posts, etc. and learn about white balance, cropping, image distortion, resizing, color enhancement and much more. $35 for non-members. Register at 914/834-1117 or www.mamaroneckartistsguild.org.

FAMILY FISHING AND BYO PICNIC. Home of a Greenwich Reform Synagogue member. 4 p.m. Two members have volunteered to help with the fishing—for kids and adults. There will be extra rods but please bring your own if you have them. Picnic blankets and bait will be provided. RSVP to ParentsCircle@grs.org to receive the address.

SUMMER CAMP FOR ADULTS. Wainwright House, 260 Stuyvesant Ave., Rye. Tonight, Aug. 15 & Sept. 19, 6:30-9 p.m. Vino & Vinyasa Goes Outdoors. Join Stephanie for an all levels yoga class overlooking Milton Harbor followed by a wine tasting. $25 per person. www.wainwright.org.

NY STREETS VS. CAROLINA COBRAS. Westchester County Center, 198 Central Ave., White Plains. 7 p.m. National Arena League game. For tickets go to nystreetsfootball.com or Ticketmaster.com.

Upcoming

Mon., July 22

WESTCHESTER DIVING CHAMPIONSHIP. Lake Isle Pool, 660 White Plains Rd., Eastchester. 9 a.m. Registration and fees required. Rain date: July 23. For information email wcsacounties.@gmail.com.

Fri., July 26

PORT CHESTER-RYE BROOK-RYE TOWN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE SUMMER FEST. Rye Town Park Pavilion. 95 Dearborn Ave., Rye. 6-10 p.m. Sponsored by Customers Bank. Menu: 1 ¼ lb. Maine lobster, shucked raw Littleneck clams steamed with butter and lemon; jumbo shrimp cocktail, steamed corn on the cob, all beef hamburgers & hot dogs bbq chicken, homemade potato salad, mixed green salad, assorted cookies & brownies, coffee, beer & wine; domestic keg of choice, pinot grigio, chardonnay, merlot & cabernet. There will also be music and fireworks at 9 p.m. Membership not required. Bring friends. $75 per person. RSVP required by July 23. Paid reservations required. 914/939-1900.

For Kids

Sun., July 14

PLAYGROUND MEETUP. Greenwich Reform Synagogue, 92 Orchard St., Cos Cob. 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Come to the brand-new GRS playground. Bring your own snacks and drinks. RSVP to ParentsCircle@GRS.org.

Sat., July 20

ORIENTEERING PROGRAM. Edith G. Read Wildlife Sanctuary, Playland Park, Rye. 10-11:30 a.m. For children and youths. Learn to use a compass to find your way on the landscape by using a checklist and questions along each planned route. 914/967-8720.

Sundays

FAMILY GALLERY TOURS. Bruce Museum, 1 Museum Dr., Greenwich. 11:30-12:15 p.m. This tour takes children 5 and up, and their caregivers, through the museum’s current exhibitions. While learning about the different exhibitions, families will be able to engage in conversations about the arts and sciences plus do interactives activities relating to the exhibitions. Free with admission to the Museum: $10; $8 for students ages 5-20 with ID; free for children under 5. www.brucemuseum.org.

Tuesdays

BLOOMING BABIES. Greenwich Reform Synagogue, 92 Orchard St., Cos Cob. 9:30-10:30 a.m. Led by JCC Preschool Director Sarah Gregoire. Children from 6 months-2 years will have fun exploring, playing and socializing with other babies and toddlers. $10 per class or $25 for three classes. Register by emailing SGregoire@StamfordJCC or call 203/487-0944.

BRUCE BEGINNINGS. Bruce Museum, 1 Museum Dr., Greenwich. 11-11:45 a.m. or 1-1:45 p.m. For children ages 2-5 with caregiver. Bruce Beginnings takes youngest visitors through the museum and gets them exploring the collection. Children will also get to hear a story time and do a hands-on activity related to the program’s topic. Advance registration required. Free with museum admission

STORYTIME TUESDAYS. Muscoot Farm, Rte. 100, Somers. 1-1:30 p.m. Youngsters and their adults can enjoy stories every week at the farm. 914/864-7282.

Wednesdays

TODDLER TALES. Stepping Stones Museum for Children, 303 West Ave., Norwalk. Children join in an interactive storytime through song and movement followed by an art project. 10:30 a.m. open to all. 11 a.m. Cuentos para Ninos (Toddler Tales in Spanish). Unlimited participation for all ages. Free with museum admission--$15 for adults and children; $10 for seniors and free for children under 1. www.steppingstonesmuseum.org.

Thursdays

MUSEUM MINIS. Westchester Children’s Museum, Playland Park, Rye. 10:30-11 a.m. Toddlers 18-24 months and parents/caregivers are invited for songs, moving and plenty of fun. Meet up in Toddler Beach for social play, muscle and brain builders, tumbling and jumping, music and instruments, dancing and story time. Group size is limited—first come, first served. Included with Museum admission--$7.50 per person; $6.50 for seniors; free for children under 1. 914/421-5050.

Saturdays

MULTIGREES. Stepping Stones Museum for Children, 303 West Ave., Norwalk. 10:30-11:15 a.m. Enjoy a special canine storytime and discussion. Visit with a shelter dog as you learn about social and emotional skills. Shelter dogs courtesy of P.A.W.S. $15 for adults and children; $10 for seniors; free for children under 1. www.steppingstonesmuseum.org.

Camps

KIDS CAMP DAYS: I AM A SUPERHERO. Gilda’s Club Westchester, 80 Maple Ave., White Plains. Aug. 12-15, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. A special week for children whose lives have been touched by cancer in any way. Monday: Making of a Superhero. Tuesday: Where is My Super Suite? (costume design); Wednesday: Superhero Stories (book making); Thursday: Superfoods for Superheroes (cooking). Space is very limited. Register at 914/644-1844, x104.

SUMMER CAMP AT THE PICTURE HOUSE. 175 Wolfs La., Pelham. Around the World of Filmmaking. Ages 4-7. Aug. 12-16, 9 a.m.-12 p.m. A fun exploration of film for the youngest students. Kids are invited to learn about all aspects of filmmaking in a relaxed and positive environment. Students will begin the week with a reading of “Young Charlotte, Filmmaker” for inspiration and continue with exercises in improv, acting, camera technique and storytelling. Daily screenings of animated short films from around the world will allow students to experience different cultures through the art of film. $250; $275 after July 1. High School Intensive-Documentary Filmmaking. High school students. Aug. 12-16, 1-4 p.m. Camp takes place at the Satellite Film Lab, 253 Wolfs La. Students will explore meaningful topics and important social issues while learning all aspects of documentary filmmaking. $500; $525 after July 1. Steam into Green Screen. Satellite Film Lab, 253 Wolfs La., Aug. 19-23, 9 a.m.-12 p.m. for grades 3-5 and 1-4 p.m. grades 6-8. This camp is designed with special effects in mind. Students will create their own adventure stories with special effects and graphics. $250; $275 after July 1. Page to Screen with Pelham Public Library’s ‘Pelham Reads.’ Aug. 26-30. 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Grades K-2 & 3-5. A short, age-appropriate script will be adapted from the original story. Kids in grades 3-5 will take on the leading roles, while kids in grades K-2 will fill out the supporting cast. $250; $275 after July 1. www.thepicturehouse.org.

ART AND HISTORY CAMP. Greenwich Historical Society, 47 Strickland Rd., Cos Cob. July 22-Aug. 2 for grades 2-4. Hours: Mon.-Fri., 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. For information call 203/869-8899.

WPPAC SUMMER THEATRE CAMP. White Plains Performing Arts Center, 11 City Pl., White Plains. Various programs beginning June 27. Along with sessions working on “The Lion King Jr.” and “Aladdin Kids,” WPPAC will be one of the first theatres to present “Frozen Jr.,” the one-hour version of the hit Broadway show. Three-, two- and one-week sessions are available for various age groups. Tuition is based on the length of the program. To register or for additional information, go to wppac.com/education.

TARRYTOWN MUSIC HALL ACADEMY SUMMER PROGRAMS. Tarrytown Music Hall, 13 Main St., Tarrytown. Disney’s The Lion King. Aug. 5-9. Grades 2-5. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. $420. Circus Week. Aug. 12-16. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Grades K-12. $420. Adventure Week. Aug. 19-23. Grades 2-5. Monkey King Rocks. 1-5 p.m. $280. Adventure Week: Greek Myths Come to Life! Grades 5-8. Aug. 19-23. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. $280. www.tarrytownmusichall.org.

SUMMER CAMP. Rye Nature Center, 873 Boston Post Rd., Rye. July 15-19; 22-26; 29-Aug. 2 and 5-9. Camp provides adventure and ecological exploration for preschool-7th grade. Must be at least 3.5 years of age to attend. Week 2: Tracks & Bones; Week 3: Eco-Engineers; Week 4: Back country Bush Craft; Week 5: Small Bugs, Big Power; Week 6: Wacky Weather. For fees and to register, go to ryenaturecenter.org.

PADDLE ADVENTURE CAMP. Rye Nature Center, 873 Boston Post Rd., Rye. July 15-19; 22-26; 29-Aug. 2; 5-9 and 12-17. Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. For campers entering 8, 9 or 10th grade in the fall. This all levels camp is designed to introduce campers to the joys of kayaking throughout Westchester County. Goal is for participants to build paddling skills, confidence and an appreciation for the beautiful area where we live while maintaining a safe, exciting and fun atmosphere. $575 per session. Register at www.ryenaturecenter.org or 914/967-5150.

MUSCOOT FARM’S YOUNG FARMERS. Rte. 100, Somers. For children in grades 1-8. Provides a unique experience that teaches children what life on a farm was like in the early 1900s in Westchester County. Plus there’s a Wranglers Camp for 4- & 5-year-olds. Programs are held in 1-week sessions in July & August. For information go to parks.westchestergov.com.

SUMMER NATURE CAMPS. Cranberry Lake Preserve in N. White Plains, Lenoir Preserve in Yonkers, Trailside Nature Museum in Cross River and Marshlands Conservancy and Edith G. Read Wildlife Sanctuary, both in Rye. For children in grades 1-12. Program focuses on weekly themes to teach about animals, insects and plants. Sessions are offered in July and August. For registration and information go to parks.westchestergov.com.

SLAM DUNK BASKETBALL CAMP. Westchester County Center, 198 Central Ave., White Plains. For kids in grades 3-8 as of Sept. 2019 who can hit the boards during one-week sessions in July. Players learn skills with emphasis on skill development, game knowledge and cooperative learning. For registration and information go to parks.westchestergov.com.

For Seniors

Thurs., July 18

GUIDED TOUR OF “SUMMER WITH THE AVERYS.” Bruce Museum, 1 Museum Dr., Greenwich. 11 a.m. Paintings by Milton, his wife Sally and their daughter, March. Presented by SPRYE. Carpool will be available if needed. RSVP to SPRYE office at 914/481-5706. Admission: $12 with tour.

Tuesdays & Thursdays

TAI JI QUAN. YWCA White Plains & Central Westchester, 515 North St., White Plains. 9:30-10:30 a.m. Practice and eventual mastery of 7 individual Tai Ji Quan forms adapted from traditional Chinese forms to enhance balance, strength, stability and ease of movement. 10-week session is $225 for non-members. For additional information call Angela Katz at 914/949-6227 ext. 208 or send an email to skatz@ywcawpcw.org.

Every Tuesday

TUESDAY MATINEES. The Picture House, 175 Wolfs Lane, Pelham. 2:30 p.m. Seniors are free at 2:30 p.m. matinees. For film schedule log on to www.thepicturehouse.org or call 914/738-7337.

Every Tues., Thurs. & Fri.

LIMBERCISE & ZUMBA. Wainwright House, 260 Stuyvesant Ave., Rye. 1 p.m. Free. Tues. & Thurs.: 45-minute Limbercise. Fri.: Zumba. Under the guidance of a certified Rye YMCA instructor. Register at 914/967-6363.

Every Wednesday

SENIOR WEDNESDAYS. City Center 15: Cinema de Lux, White Plains. This program provides patrons with a chance to catch new movies at a price that can’t be beat. Tickets are $6.50 for ages 60 & up for all shows plus $3.50 for popcorn and soda. For additional information, log on to www.nationalamusements.com.

First Tuesday of each month

OUR PLACE MEMORY CAFÉ. North Street Tavern & Wood Fired Pizza, 1128 North St., White Plains. 2-4 p.m. Thru April except for November when it will be on the first Wednesday. Hosted by The Bristal Assisted Living for residents in Westchester suffering from dementia, Alzheimer’s Disease and other memory loss as well as their family members and caregivers. Light refreshments and entertainment will be provided in a support group atmosphere. For information call The Bristal at 914/681-1800.