The Rising, Westchester’s County's September 11 Memorial at Kensico Dam Plaza in Valhalla where there will be a ceremony Sat., Sept. 11 commemorating the 20th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on the nation.
The Rising, Westchester’s County's September 11 Memorial at Kensico Dam Plaza in Valhalla where there will be a ceremony Sat., Sept. 11 commemorating the 20th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on the nation.

JazzFest White Plains will take place thru Sun., Sept. 12, featuring 15 live jazz performances taking place throughout White Plains. For a full schedule and to purchase tickets, go to artsw.org/jazzfest. Events will include the following: Fri., Sept. 10 at 12 p.m. at White Plains Public Library Plaza, 100 Martine Ave.: Anais Reno with the Pete Malinverni Trio. Free.; Emmet Cohen Trio, 7:30 & 9:30 p.m. 33 Church St., $25 for 7:30 p.m., $40 for both; Sat., Sept. 11, 12-2 p.m. Music in Motion: Alphonso Horne and the Goth Kings. Starting at White Plains Plaza, 1 N. Broadway. Free.; 4:30 p.m. Dinner and a Show: Carole Alexis Company/Ballet des Ameriques at Via Garibaldi, White Plains Plaza, 1 N. Broadway. $58 per person; $29 per child ages 5-12. Theo Crocker Quartet at 7:30 & 9 p.m. at The Playgroup Theatre, 1 N. Broadway. $25 for 7:30 p.m. and $40 for both; Sun., Sept. 12, 1-6:30 p.m. White Plains JazzFest Culminating Event, Court Street between Main Street and Martine Ave. Tickets required for admission. $25 & $15.

Westchester County Executive George Latimer invites residents to the 20th anniversary of September 11th and the Unveiling of a Memorial dedicated to those first responders who lost their lives from 9/11 related illnesses. The ceremony will take place Sat., Sept. 11 at 3:30 p.m. at The Rising, Kensico Dam Plaza, 1 Bronx River Parkway Rd., Valhalla. RSVP to attend to Communications@westchestergov.com. Watch live on Facebook.com/westchestergov

A 9/11 20th Anniversary Community Worship Service with the Rev. Dr. Stuart Hoke, eyewitness to the 9/11 attacks, will take place Sat., Sept. 11, 11 a.m. at Christ Church Greenwich, 254 East Putnam Ave. His topic will be “Our Shelter from the Stormy Blast: The Spiritual Dimensions of 9/11.”

On Thurs., Sept. 16, there will be a raising of the Mexican flag in front of the Greenwich Town Hall at 2:30 p.m. in honor of Mexican Independence Day. The public is invited to join in this celebration. Greenwich First Selectman Fred Camillo will attend.

Tarrytown Music Hall will present The Weeklings’ Beatle Bash with Horns & Strings. Sat., Sept. 11. 8 p.m. $30, $35 & $40 at https://tickets.tarrytownmusichall.org/ordertickets.asp?p=3388&src=eventperformance; Nurse Blake The PTO Comedy Tour, Wed., Sept. 15; 7 & 8 p.m. $50 & Leonid & Friends, The Finest Chicago Tribute to the World, 7 & 8 p.m. $50; Sat., Sept. 18, 8 p.m. $38, $48 & $58. Vaccinated patrons only for all shows. www.tarrytownmusichall.org.

Jazz Forum Arts, 1 Dixon La., Tarrytown, will present the John Pizzarelli Trio Fri. & Sat., Sept. 10 & 11, 7 & 9:30 p.m. $35-$40; Livio Almeida Group, Sun., Sept. 12, 4 & 6 p.m., $15-$20; Jeremy Pelt Quintet, Fri. & Sat., Sept. 17 & 18, 7 & 9 p.m. $30-$35; Mauricio De Souza & Bossa Brasil, Sun., Sept. 19, 4 & 6 p.m. $15-$20. In an abundance of caution, the Jazz Forum requires proof of COVID-19 vaccination at the box office and that you wear a mask, except while seated. $10 minimum in food or drink per person.www.jazzforumarts.org.

Caramoor Center for Music in the Arts, 148 Girdle Ridge Rd, Katonah, will present live, in-person as follows: Sun., Sept. 12 at 10 a.m. Rubén Rengel, violin Thomas Mesa, cello in the Sunken Garden. $50 at https://caramoor.org/event/rengel-summer-2021-beginners-ear/ The Fall schedule will be listed in an upcoming issue.

Jay Heritage Center, 210 Boston Post Rd., Rye will present ‘Jams at Jay’ with Bandits on the Run Sun., Sept. 19, 4-7 p.m. For information go to www.jayheritagecenter.org or call 914/698-9275.

Curtain Call Inc.’s Kweskin Theater, 1349 Newfield Ave., Stamford will present “1776” Thurs., Sept. 17-Oct. 8. $35 for adults, $25 for seniors and $20 for children under 21. www.curtaincallinc.com

Volunteer New York! and Westchester County will offer community wide opportunities to participate in the milestone 9/11 National Day of Service, marking the 20th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 attack. Online registration for all events is required at volunteernewyork.org/service. Events include the following:  Sat., Sept. 11—Croton Point Park Cleanup Event, 9-11 a.m. and 12-2 p.m.; Tibbets Brook Park (Yonkers) Clean Up Event, 9-11 a.m. and 12-2 p.m.; Sun., Sept. 12—Westchester Community College—Create Fleece Blankets, 10-11:30 a.m. and 12-2 p.m.; Create Literacy Kits for Elementary Students, 10-11:30 a.m. and 12-2 p.m.; Create Inspiring Cards for Deployed Service Members, 10-11:30 a.m. and 12-2 p.m.; Iona College (New Rochelle)—Create Fleece Blankets for Children in local hospitals, 10-11:30 a.m. and 12-2 p.m.; Create Literacy Kits for Elementary Students, 10-11:30 a.m. and 12-2 p.m. and Create Inspiring Cards for Deployed Service Members, 10-11:30 a.m. and 12-2 p.m. Masks are mandatory.

Westchester County Executive George Latimer invites you to Share Your Thoughts on the American Rescue Plan Act Funds Mon., Sept. 13, 6-8 p.m. at the Mt. Kisco Library, 100 Main St., 6-8 p.m. ARPA provides a substantial infusion of resources to help turn the tide on the pandemic, address its economic fallout and lays the foundation for a strong and equitable recovery. For additional information email Communications@westchestergov.com.

Wainwright House, 260 Stuyvesant Ave., Rye will present Heal Your Soul, Sat., Sept. 11, 5:30-7 p.m. Classic concert. Sold out on website. $55 for nonmembers; UN Peacekeepers Leadership Program-4 Part Series for 3rd & 4th graders, Mon., Sept. 13, 20, 27 & Oct. 11, 5-6 p.m. $110 and Relaxing Sound Bath-4-part series +first class, Fri., Sept. 16-Oct. 7, 7 p.m. $125 for non-members. Register at www.wainwright.org.

The Secondary School Fair will take place Tues., Sept. 14, 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Greenwich Catholic School, 471 North St. The event attracts middle school students and their parents from the greater Fairfield area. 60 day and boarding students will be on site to talk to families and answer questions. Attendees are required to wear a mask. Capacity is limited and reservations are required at signupgenius.com/go/gcs

Rye Nature Center has announced that online registration for their Fall offerings will begin for Session 2 Wed., Oct. 6 at 10 a.m. and Session 3 registration will begin Wed., Nov. 17 at 10 a.m. To register set up an account at https://ryenaturecenter.app.neoncrm.com/np/clients/ryenaturecenter/account.jsp. You will submit your child's information at the indicated registration date and time and select the program you wish to attend. For additional information call 914/967-5150

Westchester Children’s Museum at Playland Park in Rye will present The Tide Pool, Sat., Sept. 11 at 11 a.m. This program is good for all ages. $5 per child for non-members. Space is limited. Register at www.discoverwcm.org. The Museum will celebrate and honor our first heroes—Sept. 12 (grandparents). Events feature arts & crafts, movement activities, S.T.E.A.M. activity led by WCM educator and shopping. $25 for non-members. Register at https://discoverwcm.org/new-events/familyfunraiser2021; Science Saturday, Sat., Sept. 18, 11 a.m. For ages 8-12. Join Doc Harmon and get measured. You’ll use a trundle wheel and use it to measure the length of objects and more. $5 per child for non-members. Register at www.discoverwcm.org.

The 43rd Annual Norwalk Oyster Festival will take place Fri.-Sun., Sept. 10-12 at Veterans Park, 42 Seaview Ave. Event will feature 3 days of fun, food and free entertainment. Hours: Sept. 10, 6-11 p.m., Sept. 11, 11 a.m.-11 p.m. and Sept. 12, 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Admission is $12 for adults; $10 for seniors 62+ and $6 per child ages 5-12. For additional information and to purchase tickets go to www.seaport.org.

Fall Crafts at Lyndhurst, 635 S. Broadway, Tarrytown will take place Fri.-Sun., Sept. 17-19. It features handmade and uncommon items from 200 makers that you can’t find anywhere else in the county plus gourmet foods to eat and bring home. Hours: Fri., 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sat., 10 a.m.-6 p.m. and Sun., 10 a.m.-5 p.m. General admission is $12; $11 for seniors 62 & up; $4 for children 6-16 and free for children under 6. Additional information is available at www.artrider.com.

Historic Hudson Valley has announced that tickets are on sale now for their fall events. The Great Jack O’Lantern Blaze will take place Sept. 17-Nov. 21 at Van Cortlandt Manor in Croton-on-Hudson. Tickets are $40 for adults, seniors and students with valid ID; $32 for children 3-17 and Home of the Legend and Irving’s “Legend,” both at Sunnyside in Tarrytown. Home of the Legend will take place daytime, Sept. 17-Nov. 8. Tour Washington Irving’s home and see a special exhibit. $12 for adults; $10 for children 3-17 and students with valid ID; Irving’s Legend will take place evenings Oct. 1-31. Storyteller Jonathan Kruk casts a spell and the Headless Horseman makes an appearance in this reimagined experience. $35 for adults, seniors and students 18-25 with valid ID; $29 for children ages 3-17. Timed admission for all events with limited capacity. For tickets go to tickets@hudsonvalley.org.

Pelham’s Toonerville Music Festival will take place Sat., Sept. 18, 1-10 p.m. There will be music across two stages. The festival is co-headlined by The Verve Pipe and Fastball and will feature some of the most accomplished musicians from Pelham and across the region. General admission--$50 adults; $30 seniors and ages 12-18 at https://vivenu.com/event/pelhams-toonerville-music-festival-uop2

29th Annual Brewster Fall Festival will take place Sun., Sept. 19, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. along Main Street. Free admission. Event will feature live entertainment, a silent auction, vendor fair and fabulous food. Visit www.brewsterfallfestival.com for vendor applications or sponsorship opportunities. For questions: brewsterfallfestival@gmail.com or 845/363-8330.

Washington Irving's Sunnyside and Union Church of Pocantico Hills are welcoming visitors. At Sunnyside, an outdoor experience allows visitors to enjoy the landscape, designed by Irving himself, and its expansive river views at their leisure thru Sept. 12. At Union Church, a self-guided tour of Matisse and Chagall's acclaimed stained-glass windows are sure to inspire awe in anyone who steps inside thru Nov. 7. At both sites, guides will be available to provide information and answer any questions. Tickets will not be sold on site and capacity is limited, so reserve your time slot today to enjoy these iconic Hudson Valley destinations at https://tickets.hudsonvalley.org/events

The Neuberger Museum of Art at Purchase College will present The Rise of Social Consciousness in the Arts of Mexico Since the Revolution Wed., Sept. 15-Dec. 24. Hours: Wed.-Sun., 12-5 p.m. Free during summer 2021. www.neuberger.org.

Madelon Jordon Fine Art, 37 Popham Rd., Scarsdale will present Liz Tran Cosmic Explorations: Tiffany Tang Moon Jars Fri., Sept. 10-Oct. 22. There will be an opening reception Fri., Sept. 10, 6-8 p.m. Hours: Tues.-Sat., 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 914/723-8738.

Mamaroneck Artists Guild, 1987 Palmer Ave., Larchmont is presenting a Member Group Show ReNEW thru Sept. 18. New location—new artworks. There will be a Grand Opening Reception & ribbon-cutting ceremony at the gallery Fri., Sept 10, 2-5 p.m. Gallery hours: Tues.-Sat., 12-5 p.m. View the collection online at https://mamaroneckartistsguild.org/renew-group-member-show/

Pelham Art Center, at 155 Fifth Ave. will present the exhibit “Gesture” by Manju Shandler thru Sat., Sept. 11. The nearly 3,000-piece painting installation is a memorial to those lost on Sept. 11, 2001. Reflecting on the size of this tragedy with one painting for each person lost, it is a personal study of the tremendous ramifications of this day in our collective history. Gallery hours: Mon.–Fri. 10 a.m.–5 p.m.; Sat. 10 am–4 p.m. There will be a Public Meditation Sat., Sept. 11, 12-2 p.m. in the gallery. Visitors will be invited to participate in a silent group meditation outside in the courtyard. Guests may share reflections and experiences. www.pelhamartcenter.org.

Pelham Art Center at 155 Fifth Ave. is displaying a new public art installation. The Conversation Sculpture, by Brooklyn artist Musa Hixson. It is a 9ft x 6ft x 6ft steel sculpture that mimics a blooming flower with three seats enclosed in its frame. The interactive piece intends to facilitate new connections and encourage people to think differently about public space. The installation will be on display through June 20, 2023. www.pelhamartcenter.org.

Katonah Museum of Art, 134 Jay St., Katonah, will present Cladogram: 2nd KMA International Juried Biennial thru Sept. 19. Exhibit brings together artists working in written and visual media. A cladogram is a branching diagram that shows relationships among different species and their history of evolution. Similarly, this exhibition will include work that engages with personal or family history, explores the ways in which historical objects and ideas are organized, categorized, and displayed, and challenges the dominant narrative of history and art history. With Cladogram, the KMA presents a broad range of contemporary work created by artists based locally, regionally, and from 21 countries around the world, in an effort to build networks of artists internationally. Sun., Sept. 12 will feature a Tamy Ben-Tor Performance, 6-6:45 p.m.  $10 for non-members at https://www.simpletix.com/e/tamy-ben-tor-untitled-live-performance-202-tickets-73081. Fri., Sept. 17 will feature Senior Socials. 1-2:15 p.m. Led by docents. Explore the artwork in Cladogram and discover the stories behind the artists’ works. Stay for coffee and treats in the Marilyn M. Simpson Sculpture Garden after the tour. $5 $$1.25 for seniors non-member; $10 + $1.50 for adult non-member; Get tickets at https://www.simpletix.com/e/senior-socials-cladogram-tickets-72554.

The six Westchester County Parks Nature Centers are open daily. One household allowed in at a time and face masks must be worn. Call ahead to confirm your visit to Cranberry Lake Preserve, N. White Plains, 914/428-1005; Croton Point Nature Center, Croton-on-Hudson 914/862-5297 (Fri.-Sun, only); Edith G. Read Wildlife Sanctuary, Rye, 914/967-8720; Lenoir Preserve, Yonkers, 914/968-585; Marshlands Conservancy, Rye, 914/835-4466 and Trailside Nature Museum at Ward Pound Ridge Reservation, Cross River, 914/864-7322.

Canoe rentals are available at Sal J. Prezioso Mountain Lakes Park in N. Salem, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, call for times during the week: 914/864-7312; boat rentals at Wampus Pond in Armonk have reopened for weekends and holidays, 7 a.m.-5 p.m., last boat out at 4 p.m., walk-ins only. Nature centers are free to the public. For canoe and boat rental fees visit parks.westchestergov.com.

The Rye 2021 Down to Earth Farmers Market is open Sundays, 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m. thru Dec. 5. It is located in the parking lot on Theo Fremd Ave. directly behind the Purchase St. stores. For information on participating vendors go to https://downtoearthmarkets.com/markets?region=Westchester&market=Rye

The farmers market at Muscoot Farm, 51 Route 100, Katonah, has returned and will run every Sunday through Nov. 21, from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Muscoot’s weekly farmers market supports farmers and sustainable efforts in our area, featuring over 20 local vendors each week. Social distancing protocols will be in place and masks will be required in accordance with New York State COVID-19 guidelines. Admission is free. For more details, call Muscoot Farm at 914/864-7282 or visit https://www.muscootfarm.org/. 

Westchester Parks Foundation and Westchester County Parks announced an expanded Bicycle Sundays season for 2021. The program takes place every Sunday through October except Columbus Day weekend. It is presented by Westchester County Parks and sponsored by the Westchester Parks Foundation and its partners through generous donations from co-presenting sponsors Con Edison and NewYork-Presbyterian Lawrence Hospital. Danny Cycles returns as the exclusive bicycle shop. The annual event welcomes bicyclists, skaters, joggers, and walkers and runs from the Westchester County Center in White Plains, south to Scarsdale Road in Yonkers – a round-trip of 13.1 miles. There are many points of entry, exit and parking along the way. The event is free to the public.

Visit Muscoot Farm for the animals and stay for the art as the farm’s art shows return every weekend through October, 12-4 p.m. in the Main House first floor gallery at 51 Route 100, Katonah. Each month will showcase the work of a different local artist for visitors to view and purchase. September will feature the Northern Westchester Watercolor Society with MaryAnn Healy--“Awakenings.” Admission is free. Social distancing protocols will be in place and face masks must be worn. For a full list of artists that will be featured visit: https://www.muscootfarm.org/ or call (914) 864-7282.

The Greenwich Historical Society at 39 Strickland Rd., Cos Cob is hosting Garden Markets in their Tavern Garden from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. on alternating Wednesdays thru Nov. 2. Tavern Garden Markets feature all things "Home"—from food and flowers to specially curated items that enrich life enjoyed with family and friends. Enjoy a stroll on their campus, shop the market, enjoy an iced coffee at their Artist's Cafe and support local growers, producers and artisans. For additional information go to www.greenwichhistory.org.

Storm King Art Center, 1 Museum Rd, New Windsor, NY is presenting a site-specific installation of Rashid Johnson’s 2019 sculptural work The Crisis on view thru Nov. 8. The installation marks the first US presentation of the artwork, which the artist has adapted to respond directly to Storm King’s native landscape. The work—a 16-foot-tall, yellow pyramidal steel structure—is set within a field of native grasses, which Storm King has worked to reintroduce to its landscape and cultivate over the last 25 years. For information go to stormking.org.

The Emelin Theatre has announced the following schedule: Red Molly is postponed. New date TBD. Sat., Oct. 2: Bria Skonberg; Lisa Loeb Solo will be Thurs., Oct. 14; Artie Tobia & Kevin McIntyre are scheduled for Fri., Oct. 15; Leo Kottke is scheduled for Sun., Oct. 17; David Broza & Trio Havana is scheduled for Sat., Oct. 30; Amy Helm is scheduled for Thurs., Nov. 4; Joe Matarese is scheduled for Sat., Nov. 6; Joan Osborne is scheduled for Thurs., Nov. 11; Jim Messina is scheduled for Sat., Nov. 13; Liberty Comedy Presents is scheduled for Fri., Dec. 3 and A Rockpella Holiday is scheduled for Sat., Dec. 4; We Banjo 3 is scheduled for Dec. 11; On A Winter’s Night will be Jan. 20; The Sixties Show will be Feb. 11; :Lisa Fischer will be Feb. 12; James Hunter will be Feb. 19. Peking Acrobats postponed, date TBD.; Hey 19, Tribute to Steely Dan postponed until Fall 2021; The Sweet Remains is canceled; Mark Morris Dance Group postponed to 2022. Existing ticketholders for above rescheduled events have been moved to the new dates. For information on all shows go to www.emelin.org.

Tarrytown Music Hall has rescheduled the following previously announced events: In Conversation with The Sopranos is cancelled; Legends of British Rock Dave Mason with special guest John Mayall is cancelled; Peter Wolf & The Midnight Travelers is cancelled;; Big Bad Voodoo Daddy will be Sept. 23; Ryan Hamilton Stand Up will be Sept. 24; Ben Folds will be Sept. 25; Toad the Wet Sprocket will be Oct. 1; The High Kings will be Oct. 2; Stars of the Sixties will be: Oct. 3; Whose Lives Anyway, will be: Oct. 9; Mary Chapin Carpenter, Marc Cohn and Shawn Colvin will be Oct. 10; Larkin Poe will be Oct. 15; Stand Up Comedy: Four Fabulously Funny Females will be Oct. 16; The Monkees Farewell Tour with Michael Nesmith & Micky Dolenz will be Oct. 20; Chris Thile Live in Concert will be Oct. 22; Singer Songwriter Showcase with Greg Jacquin and Friends will be Oct. 26; The Mavericks will be Oct. 30 & 31; The Fix: The English Beat will be Nov. 4; Vic DiBitetto will be: Nov. 5 & 6; The Psychedelic Furs will be Nov. 7; Norm Macdonald will be Nov 10; John Mayall & Walter Trout: Survivor Blues will be Nov. 11; Friends, the Musical Parody will be Nov. 12; Roseanne Cash will be Nov. 13; Tom Papa Stand Up will be Nov. 20; Justin Wellman: Magic for Humans will be Nov. 21; Box of Rain & Soulshine will be Nov. 24; Martin Sexton & KT Tunstall will be Dec. 11; Tommy Emmanuel, will be: Dec. 12; Puddles Pity Party will be Dec. 16; Paula Poundstone will be Jan. 21, 1922; Anais Mitchell & Bonny Light Horseman will be Feb. 16, 2022; The Righteous Brothers will be Feb. 25, 2022;  Red Hot Chilli Pipers, will be Mar. 11, 2022; Niki Jacobs: The Ballad of Mauthausen will be Mar. 15; Tom Segura will be Mar. 29; Marc Broussard will be Apr. 2, 2022; Colin Hay will be Apr. 7, 2022; One Night of Queen will be: Apr. 15, 2022; Rick Thomas will be Apr. 23, 2022; Kevin James will be Apr. 29 & May 11, 2022; The Daily Show Writers Comedy Tour will be  May 14, 2022; Melissa Etheridge will be June 12, 2022; Shovels & Rope is cancelled;  Judy Collins & Arlo Guthrie is cancelled

Above information is subject to change. For a complete listing of upcoming shows and to purchase tickets, go to www.tarrytownmusichall.org