Fri., Mar. 27

  • 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.
  • BILLY & THE KIDS. The Capitol Theatre, 149 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 18 & over. Doors open at 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m. Special guest: Robert Randolph. They perform songs from the Grateful Dead's Europe '72 tour. Also performing: Lions on the Moon who play an original blend of rock, pop, funk & blues. $35/$55. www.thecapitoltheatre.com or www.ticketfly.com.
  • SOULE MONDE. Garcia's, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 21 & over. Doors open and show at 11:30 p.m. Instrumental organ-driven funk music. Tickets are free for Billy & The Kids ticketholders; $10 for all others. www.thecapitoltheatre.com or www.ticketfly.com.

    Sat.,
    Mar. 28

  • TRIGGER HAPPY. The Capitol Theatre, 149 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 18 & over. Doors open at 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m. Rock, gritty blues and soul music. Also performing: Lost Leaders. $35. www.thecapitoltheatre.com or www.ticketfly.com.

    Mon., Mar. 30

  • 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., Mar. 31

  • BINGO. Corpus Christi-Holy Rosary School Cafeteria, 136 S. Regent St., Port Chester. Every Tuesday. Doors open at 5 p.m. Bingo begins at 6:45 p.m.

    Wed., Apr. 1

  • TERRAPIN. Garcia's, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages. 21 & over. Doors open at 6 p.m., show at 8 p.m. Jam band dedicated to playing an authentic mix of Grateful Dead and other vintage jam-centric music. $10. www.thecapitoltheatre.com or www.ticketfly.com.

    Thurs., Apr. 2

  • NORMAL INSTRUMENTS. Garcia's, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 21 & over. Doors open at 6 p.m., show at 8 p.m. Band melds instrumental music from countless genres into a mesmerizing performance and dance party. Also performing: Cosmic Dust Bunnies who play new wavetronica jams. $10. www.thecapitoltheatre.com or www.ticketfly.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., Apr. 3

  • GOOD FRIDAY. Today is the religious holiday commemorating the crucifixion of Jesus Christ and his death on the cross before his resurrection on Easter Sunday. Port Chester, Rye Brook and Town of Rye offices will be closed. No change in the sanitation schedules. The post office, library and banks will be open and there will be regular mail delivery.
  • FIRST FRIDAYS. Today and the first Friday of every month, eat a meal and spend quality time together as a family at one of several participating local restaurants. Use your "It Takes a Village" key card to receive a discount on your family's meal. Go to www.portchestercares.org to see a full list of participating restaurants or call 914/255-4856.
  • PASSOVER BEGINS AT SUNDOWN. The Jewish holiday of Passover (Pesach) commemorating the Exodus from Egypt begins this evening. It is observed for seven days by Reform Jews (and in Israel) and eight days by Conservative and Orthodox Jews. Happy Passover to our readers who celebrate this holiday.

    Sat., Apr. 4

  • AN INTIMATE SOLO ACOUSTIC PERFORMANCE BY CITIZEN COPE. The Capitol Theatre, 149 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 18 & over. Doors open at 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m. His style is Southern rural, big sky lonely, concrete urban and painfully romantic. $60.50/$46/$36. www.thecapitoltheatre.com or www.ticketfly.com.

    Sun., Apr. 5

  • EASTER SUNDAY. Christians worldwide celebrate the miracle of the resurrection of Jesus Christ. Happy Easter to all our readers who celebrate this holiday.
  • LA INEDITA. Garcia's, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 21 & over. Doors open at 6 p.m., show at 8 p.m. A Peruvian band with a music mix of dance hall, hip hop, rapping and Chicha (a Peruvian cumbia style). $10 & $15. www.thecapitoltheatre.com or www.ticketfly.com.

    For Kids

    Sat., Mar. 28

  • TAE KWON DO INTRODUCTORY LESSON. Carver Center, 400 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Self-defense, recreation, discipline and more. Collaboration $10. For boys and girls ages 5 & up. Courses are ongoing. Learn self-defense and you won't get into a fight. 914/565-1331; 914/305-3585 or 914/305-6010 or email guenentaekwondo@hotmail.com.

    Ongoing

  • YOUTH CLASSES. Clay Art Center, 40 Beech St., Port Chester. Creatures in Clay, Clay Kitchen, Tween Wheel and Teen Wheel. For information go to www.clayartcenter.org.

    Tues., Apr. 7 & May 5

  • STORIES AND SONGS IN SPANISH. Port Chester-Rye Brook Public Library, 1 Haseco Ave., Port Chester. 11 a.m. For ages 2-5. Children will participate in stories and songs in Spanish. Pre-registration required by phone to 914/939-6710 x108 or in person.

    Wed., 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. 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.

    For
    Seniors

    Tues., Mar. 31

  • SEDER LUNCHEON. Port Chester Senior Center, 220 Grace Church St., Port Chester. 12 p.m. For information call 939-4975.

    Wed., Apr. 1

  • "CAMELOT." Rye Brook Seniors. Westchester Broadway Theatre, 1 Broadway Plaza, Elmsford. Bus departs AJP at 11 a.m. Only 20 spaces available. $56; $58 for non-residents. Sign up at 939-7904.

    Mon., Apr. 6

  • COLORING EASTER EGGS. Posillipo Center, 32 Garibaldi Pl., Rye Brook. 10 a.m. Color Easter Eggs for the Easter Celebration (see Apr. 7). Sign up at 939-7904. Volunteers are needed to boil eggs at home.

    Tues., Apr. 7

  • EASTER CELEBRATION. Posillipo Center, 32 Garibaldi Pl., Rye Brook. 11:15 a.m. There will be a guest speaker then enjoy a delicious spring lunch complete with Easter Bread and beautifully colored Easter eggs. Put on your Easter bonnet with all the frills upon it and you'll be the grandest one in the Easter parade. Prizes will be awarded for the three most creative bonnets. Annual Easter jelly bean raffle. $1 per guess; 6 guesses for $5. Guess how many jelly beans are in the jar. $3.50; $7 for non-residents. Sign up at 939-7904.
  • EASTER PARTY. Port Chester Senior Center, 220 Grace Church St., Port Chester. 12 p.m. For information call 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 Wed., Thurs. & Sat.

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

    Every Thursday

  • SENIOR BENEFITS INFORMATION CENTER. Port Chester-Rye Brook Public Library, 1 Haseco Ave., Port Chester. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Trained counselors are available to help adults 55 and over and those caring for the elderly achieve a better understanding of Medicare health plans and prescription drug coverage. Please bring your Medicare card as well as any other insurance card you may have. 914/269-7131.

    Every Friday

  • ART CLASSES. Port Chester Senior Community Center, 220 Grace Church St., Port Chester. 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. 939-4975.