Fri., Feb. 20

  • DROP IN BASKETBALL. John F. Kennedy Magnet School gym, Olivia Street, Port Chester. Thru March. 6-8 p.m. Free. For young men aged 13-22. Offered by the Village of Port Chester Recreation Dept. and open to any young man wishing to learn and play the game of basketball. 914/939-2354.
  • BIG HEAD TODD & THE MONSTERS. The Capitol Theatre, 149 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 18 & over. Doors open at 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m. They are one of the most adventurous, respected and durable bands in America with a hybrid sound that's immediately recognizable. Also performing: Reid Genauer. $30 & $45. www.thecapitoltheatre.com or www.ticketfly.com.
  • FRIDAY NIGHT JAM. Fr. John M. Grady Council #503, 327 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. 7-11 p.m. Features the music of Mike Tee & Bill Tyler. $10 per person includes soft drinks, chips & dips. A cash bar will be available. For information contact Chas Sacco at 914/907-4068 or saccofamilytree@verizon.net.
  • CLADIES NIGHT. Clay Art Center, 40 Beech St., Port Chester. Every Friday, 7-9 p.m. No class Mar. 27, Apr. 3 or May 2. Ages 18 & over (proof required). BYOB. This is a one-time class for adults interested in learning to use the potter's wheel. Cladies Night is a great date night or girls' night out. Participants can have fun and get their hands dirty while learning the potter's wheel. $50 fee includes clay and firing. Registration closes 2 days before class. Find a full listing by logging on to www.clayartcenter.org.

    Sat., Feb. 21

  • SATURDAY DROP-IN CLAY CLASSES. Clay Art Center, 40 Beech St., Port Chester. Every Saturday. 2-4 p.m. No class Mar. 28 or Apr. 4. A fun afternoon for ages 5-99. Spend an afternoon with friends, family or just for you while exploring your inner artist in this fun and messy introduction to clay. Professional ceramic artists will guide featured weekly projects. Space is limited. Tickets, $25 for adults; $15 for children under 12, go on sale at the front desk 30 minutes prior to each session--first come, first served. There is also a $5 firing fee per piece. 914/937-2047.
  • THE PINK FLOYD EXPERIENCE. The Capitol Theatre, 149 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 18 & over. Doors open at 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m. $55/$45/$35. www.thecapitoltheatre.com or wwwticketfly.com.

    Mon., Feb. 23

  • AFFORDABLE CARE ACT ASSISTANCE. Port Chester-Rye Brook Public Library, 1 Haseco Ave., Port Chester. Every Monday. 9:30 a.m.-8 p.m. Representatives from Open Door Family Medical Centers will answer questions and register patrons for the new insurance. Assistance is available in both English and Spanish. Appointments recommended. Drop-in hours from 9 a.m.-noon and 1-5 p.m. 914/939-6710 x110.
  • TAKE OFF POUNDS SENSIBLY (TOPS). 900 King St., Rye Brook. Every Monday. 12:30-1:30 p.m. Through weight monitoring, mutual support and education about healthy lifestyle choices, TOPS members work to achieve and maintain a healthy weight. Sponsored by Community Health at Greenwich Hospital. Log on to www.tops.org or call 203/863-4444.

    Tues., Feb. 24

  • PORT CHESTER-RYE BROOK-RYE TOWN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE BUSINESS FORUM. TD Bank, 101 S. Ridge St., Rye Brook. 7:30 a.m. breakfast; 8-9 a.m. meeting. Objective is to listen to issues and concerns of running a business. Christopher Bradbury, Rye Brook village administrator, will also attend to help answer questions. Chamber members and non-members are welcome to attend. RSVP to pcrbchamber@gmail.com.
  • 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.
  • LESPECIAL. Garcia's, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 21 & over. Doors open at 6 p.m., show at 9 p.m. Lespecial is an aggressive death-funk dance trio. Also performing: Space Bacon who play a fusion of funk, reggae, rock and electronic music and Wiley Griffin who is known for exploring different genres and musical styles. $10. www.capitoltheatre.com or www.ticketfly.com.

    Wed., Feb. 25

  • BUSH. The Capitol Theatre, 149 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 18 & over. Doors open at 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m. Bush is a multi-platinum rock band featuring vocalist and guitarist, Gavin Rossdale. Also performing: Theory of a Deadman and Stars in Stereo. $45/$65. www.thecapitoltheatre.com or www.ticketfly.com.

    Thurs., Feb. 26

  • THE ROAD TO MOUNTAIN JAM: LARRY CAMPBELL & TERESA WILLIAMS. Garcia's, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 21 & over. Doors open at 6 p.m., show at 9 pm. Enjoy roots, rock and country music. $25. www.thecapitoltheatre.com or www.ticketfly.com.
  • BOOK DISCUSSION & SIGNING. Atria, 1200 King St., Rye Brook. 7:30-9:30 p.m. Free. Roxana Bowgen will discuss her book "Agapanthus Rising," the inspiring story of her life's journey. After the presentation, her book will be available for purchase at $24.95 and signing. Wine and hors d'oeuvres will be served. Register at 203/550-2220 or info@AganpanthusRising.com.
  • ZUMBA. Posillipo Center, 32 Garibaldi Pl., Rye Brook. Every Thursday. 7:30-8:30 p.m. Instructor: Martha Oceguera, who also teaches at the Rye YMCA. Your first class is free. Classes will continue every Thursday. 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. For information, write to Martha Oceguera at zumba.w.martha@gmail.com.

    Fri., Feb. 27

  • NORTH MISSISSIPPI ALLSTARS & ANDERS OSBORNE PRESENT N.M.O. The Capitol Theatre, 149 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 18 & over. Doors open at 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m. The North Mississippi Allstars' blues-infused rock 'n roll combines with Anders Osborne's New Orleans soul to create a live collaboration on stage. $25/$45. www.thecapitoltheatre.com or www.ticketfly.com.
  • RELATIVE SOULS. Garcia's, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 21 & over. Doors open and show at 11:30 p.m. High energy band that plays equal parts funk, jam and rock. Free for N.M.O. ticketholders; $10 for non-ticketholders. www.thecapitoltheatre.com or www.ticketfly.com.

    Sat., Feb. 28

  • DEFENSIVE DRIVING COURSE. Port Chester High School Library, 1 Tamarack Rd., Port Chester. 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Hosted by Port Chester High School's Parent Teacher Student Association. Courses are presented by the Empire Safety Council and approved by the NYS DMV. A portion of the proceeds will support the work of the PTSA. Save 10% for 3 years on your auto insurance, reduce up to 4 points on your license and earn a free certificate and electronic reporting to the DMV. You must register in advance to participate, as class sizes will be limited. Send your name, address, phone number, e-mail address and a check ($50 for adults; $45 for students) payable to PCHS PTSA, 1 Tamarack Rd., Port Chester, NY 10573. A light breakfast and lunch will be provided, or you may bring your own. For information contact Michele O'Bryan at 718/304-6208 or micheleobryan@hotmail.com.
  • CPR FRIENDS AND FAMILY (INFANT/CHILD). 900 King St., Rye Brook. 9-11 a.m. This 2-hour course covers obstructed airway and is suggested for parents and caregivers. This single-session program is designed for lay rescuers only and meets American Heart Association standards. To register, call 203-863-4277, 888-305-9253, or visit www.greenwichhospital.org. Program fee: $65.
  • TOWN HALL MEETING. Mt. Zion Baptist Church Fellowship Hall, Slater Street, Port Chester. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Presented by the Port Chester Committee for Better Government. Guests will be representatives from the Village government, the NAACP and others. Please come to express your concerns about the Village of Port Chester, taxicabs, sewer rent, the PC Senior Center, the Municipal Center, housing and police. There will also be voter registration/voter education. Light refreshments will be served.
  • CONCERT FOR CARVER. The Capitol Theatre, 149 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. 7 p.m. Cocktails, small plates, live auction. Event features the Spin Doctors. All proceeds will benefit Carver Center programs. Tickets start at $250. http://concertforcarver.eventbrite.com.
  • EVENINGS OF DANCE. Ballet des Amériques School & Company, 16 King St., Port Chester. Tonight, Mar. 21 & Apr. 25. 7 p.m. Enjoy an evening of art and cuisine in Port Chester by taking in a performance at Ballet des Amériques. Make a reservation for dinner after the show at one of the many restaurants in Port Chester's Waterfront district. Suggested donation at the door: $20. RSVP to admin@balletdesameriques.com.

    Sun., Mar. 1

  • PORT CHESTER HIGH SCHOOL MARCHING BAND BOTTLE AND CAN COLLECTION. PCHS gym side of building on College Avenue, Port Chester. Today, Mar. 15, Apr. 5 & 19. 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Additional dates will be listed in future issues. Aluminum soda or beer cans, plastic and glass beverage bottles eligible for deposit refund will be collected. Remember that water bottles carry the deposit, too. The collections underwrite band expenses throughout the year.
  • PCHS BAND PASTA DINNER FUNDRAISER. Knights of Columbus, 327 Westchester Ave. Port Chester. 3 p.m. Event is sponsored by the Knights of Columbus to raise money for the PCHS Marching Band. $15 for adults; $10 for students & seniors, $5 for youth ages 6-12 and free for children under 6. For reservations/information, call Kim Morano at 914/356-1689.

    For Kids

    Wed., Feb. 25; Mar. 4, 11, 18 & 25;
    Apr. 8, 15, 22 & 29 and May 6

  • TODDLER TIME. Port Chester-Rye Brook Public Library, 1 Haseco Ave., Port Chester. 11 a.m. For ages 2-3. Parents and children will participate in fingerplays, songs, stories, musical instruments and other parent-child activities. Pre-registration is required by phone to 914/939-6710 x108 or in person.

    Wed. Feb. 25; Mar. 4, 11, 18 & 25; Apr. 8, 15, 22 & 29 & May 6
    or Thurs., Feb. 26; Mar. 5, 12 19
    & 26; Apr. 9, 16, 23 & 30 & May 7

  • PRESCHOOLER STORYTIME. Port Chester-Rye Brook Public Library, 1 Haseco Ave., Port Chester. 1:30 p.m. For ages 3-5. Children will listen to stories and participate in songs, fingerplays, movement and an occasional craft activity. Pre-registration is required by phone to 914/939-6710 x108 or in person.

    Sun., Mar. 1

  • PURIM CARNIVAL. K.T.I., 575 King St., Port Chester. 11 a.m. No entrance fee; open to the public. Carnival games and prizes, crafts, face painting, bounce castle, cotton candy. There will be food for sale. For information call 914/939-1004.

    For Seniors

    Wed., Feb. 25

  • DINING CLUB: HALSTEAD BISTRO. Rye Brook Seniors. Enjoy a delicious lunch. Payment of $20 is due at time of registration. Only the first 20 signed up will get a seat on the bus; all others must drive on their own. Parking is limited. Sign up by Feb. 20. 914/939-7904.

    Mon.-Wed., Mar. 9-18

  • EASTERN CARIBBEAN CRUISE. Port Chester Seniors. Norwegian Line cruise from New York to San Juan, Puerto Rico; St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands; Philipsburg, St. Maarten; Tortola, British Virgin Islands and back to New York. Prices start at $699 per person. For reservations and information call 914/939-4975.

    Every Tues. & Thurs.

  • FREE GENERAL FITNESS AND STRENGTH TRAINING. Rye Brook Seniors, Posillipo Center, 32 Garibaldi Pl., Rye Brook. 9:30 a.m. Free for Rye Brook Senior Center members; $2 for non-residents. Treat your body to an aerobic workout concentrating on building muscle mass and stronger bones. To register, call the Rye Brook Senior Center at 914/939-7904.

    First Mon. every month

  • MONDAYS WITH SOLE RYEDERS. Beauty Bar & Salon, 8 Bowman Ave., Port Chester. By appointment 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Tri-state women undergoing cancer treatment will receive complimentary pre-chemo haircuts, wig styling, massages, reflexology, manicures, make-up consultations, relaxation and emotional support from survivors and other women going through cancer treatment. All clients will receive a special bag filled with practical and pampering items such as soft chemo hats, beauty products, comfort items and more. Homemade snacks will be provided. To make an appointment call 914/412-4884 or email mondayswithsoleryeders@gmail.com.

    Every Monday

  • ZUMBA. Port Chester Senior Community Center, 220 Grace Church St., Port Chester. 1-2 p.m. For information call 939-4975.

    Every other Monday

  • MUSIC SINGALONGS. Port Chester Senior Community Center, 220 Grace Church St., Port Chester. 1-2 p.m. For information call 939-4975.

    1st & 3rd Tuesday

  • TAI CHI. Port Chester Senior Community Center, 220 Grace Church St., Port Chester. 10:30-11:30 a.m. Instructor is Domingo Colon. Open to Port Chester seniors. 939-4975.

    Every Wed., Thurs. & Sat.

  • BINGO. Port Chester Senior Community Center, 220 Grace Church St., Port Chester. 1-3 p.m. For information call 939-4975.