Fri., Apr. 24

  • VILLAGE OF RYE BROOK ARBOR DAY CEREMONY. Village Hall, King Street, Rye Brook. 9 a.m. Please come and join in a brief ceremony to celebrate Arbor Day in Rye Brook.
  • MEET THE MAKERS. Domestic Dry Goods Company, 14 Rye Ridge Plaza, Rye Brook. 12-4 p.m. Meet some of the talented "Makers" who will have lots of products, samples and an opportunity for discussion about their wares. Meet Beth Aholm, owner and founder of Beth's Farm, made by hand jams, jellies, chutneys, spreads and marmalades. Sample her delicious products and enjoy her conversation. Meet Bobby Hill, a NYC-based artist who combines a blend of pop imagery, raw graffiti and an ever-changing subject matter to make one-of-a-kind pieces. Meet Alexis Trembone, owner & founder of The Bedford Line, the cutest line ever of aprons and accessories. Meet Laura Damiano, the founder and creator behind her custom line of stationery, cards and invitations. 914/481-4822.
  • BLIND BROOK HIGH SCHOOL ANNUAL FASHION SHOW. Blind Brook High School, 840 King St., Rye Brook. 7 p.m. Event will raise money for the Edenwald Center in Pleasantville. Seniors will walk down the runway in the latest fashions. There will also be student performances and lots of great raffles.
  • CLADIES NIGHT. Clay Art Center, 40 Beech St., Port Chester. Every Friday, 7-9 p.m. No class 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., Apr. 25

  • CPR FRIENDS AND FAMILY (INFANT/CHILD). 900 King St., Rye Brook. 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 203/863-4277, 888/305-9253 or www.greenwichhospital.org.
  • PORT CHESTER OPEN STUDIOS. Ernest Simons Building, entrances at 6 N. Pearl St., 168 Irving Ave. and 181 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Today & tomorrow, 12-5 p.m. Meet the artists who make up the dynamic Port Chester artistic community housed in the historic Ernest Simons building. Free and open to the public. Event includes a free "Elbowls" workshop sponsored by the Clay Art Center Sun., Apr. 26 from 1-3 p.m. There will also be a free solo dance performance by a dancer from Ballet des Amériques both days between 12 and 3 p.m. For additional information go to www.mirandaartsprojectspace.com/open-studios or call 914/318-7178.
  • DIVERGENT CURRENTS SYMPOSIUM: HISTORICAL LECTURE AND ARTIST PANEL DISCUSSION. Clay Art Center, 40 Beech St., Port Chester. 1-4:30 p.m. Lecture by Louise Cort, author and curator of ceramics. Artist panel with Joy Brown, Paul Chaleff, Syumi Hone and Jeff Shapiro moderated by Judith Schwartz, Ph.D. $35. Sign up at www.clayartcenter.org or 914/937-2047.
  • SATURDAY DROP-IN CLAY CLASSES. Clay Art Center, 40 Beech St., Port Chester. Every Saturday. 2-4 p.m. 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.
  • ADULT HAPPY HOUR FUNDRAISER. Rye House, 126 N. Main St., Port Chester. 6-9 p.m. This is a fundraiser for the Purple Dancers against Cancer and the Rye Brook Revolution (4th grade boys' team) Relay for Life teams. Everyone will run their own individual tab and Rye House will donate 10% of the evening's sales from drinks and food to the teams. RSVP to Amy Rosenberg at ymatrebor@yahoo.com.
  • EVENING OF DANCE. Ballet des Amériques School & Company, 16 King St., Port Chester. 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.
  • CHRIS BERARDO & THE DESPERADOS. Garcia's, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 21 & over. Doors open at 10:30 p.m., show at 11:30 p.m. Country rock music. Free for Steve Winwood (sold out) concert; $10 for non-ticketholders. Tickets will be available at the door as space permits. www.thecapitoltheatre.com.

    Sun., Apr. 26

  • PORT CHESTER OPEN STUDIOS. Ernest Simons Building, entrances at 6 N. Pearl St., 168 Irving Ave. and 181 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. 12-5 p.m. See Apr. 25 listing.
  • SALT SALON COLLECTIVE GRAND OPENING. 6 N. Pearl St., Port Chester. 1-4 p.m. SALT is a salon collective located in an artist loft building. From haircuts and highlights to massage therapy and airbrush tans, every client leaves the space looking and feeling their best. Booking incentives, service giveaways, goody bags and refreshments. www.saltsaloncollective.com.

    Mon., Apr. 27

  • 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., Apr. 28

  • 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.
  • ISRAEL: THROUGH THE EYES OF A FAMILY. Westchester Burger, 275 S. Ridge St., Rye Brook. 6 p.m. Hosted by One World. Speaker will be Rafi Lehavi who will be speaking to both One World members and the Port Chester-Rye Brook Rotary Club about life in Israel. He was born in Israel, retired from the Israeli public service and now is an independent organization consultant and mediator, mainly in labor relations disputes. $25 per person. RSVP by Apr. 24 to jzaccara@oneworlduv.org or call 914/305-3200.
  • THE BRUMMY BROTHERS PERFORMING BLACK SABBATH'S PARANOID FT. BOBBY PALTAUF. Garcia's, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 21 & over. Doors open at 6 p.m., show at 8 p.m. $10. www.thecapitoltheatre.com or www.ticketfly.com.

    Wed., Apr. 29

  • YOUTH DEBATE WORKSHOP. Carver Center, 400 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. 12 p.m. Find your voice, learn that words have power, make a rock star first impression and disagree without being disagreeable. Hosted by Port Chester Cares. 914/305-6044.
  • CATS UNDER THE STARS. Garcia's, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 21 & over. Doors open at 6 p.m., show at 8 p.m. Jerry Garcia tribute band performs. $10. www.thecapitoltheatre.com or www.ticketfly.com.
  • TENANT'S RIGHTS WORKSHOP. Human Development Service of Westchester, 28 Adee St., Port Chester. 6-8 p.m. Know your rights and responsibilities as a tenant. RSVP to Phyllis Maguire at 914/939-2005 ext. 1108.

    Thurs., Apr. 30

  • MOMS NIGHT OUT. Whole Foods Market, 575 Boston Post Rd., Port Chester. 6:30 p.m. Sponsored by Friends of Rye Nature Center. Healthy Eating Specialist Angela will conduct a special store tour to educate you on the sustainable seafood program, animal welfare, reading food labels, the importance of buying local, quality standards and more. A discussion on current food topics in the café area will follow. Light refreshments will be served. To register email angela.vita@wholefoods.com at least 24 hours in advance.
  • LYLE LOVETT & JOHN HIATT. The Capitol Theatre, 149 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 18 & over. Doors open at 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m. Tickets are $35-$95. 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., May 1

  • 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.

    Sat., May 2

  • ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE REGISTRATION. Port Chester-Rye Brook Public Library, 1 Haseco Ave., Port Chester. Today, 9:30 a.m.-12 p.m. and Wed., May 6, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. There will be two groups: Wed. & Fri., 9:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m. May 13-Aug. 19 or Sat., 9:15 a.m.-4:15 p.m. May 9-June 27. Classes are free; $39 for textbook. Begin the process of learning and actively practicing basic vocabulary, grammar, speaking and listening skills necessary for daily living, employment and post-secondary education. 914/939-6710.
  • FUNDRAISER AT DUSTY ROSE. Rye Ridge Shopping Center, Rye Brook. All day. 10% of the day's sales will be donated to the Purple Dancers against Cancer and the Rye Brook Revolution team.
  • CLAY ART CENTER 5TH ANNUAL SPRING FEST AND SUPER SECONDS SALE. 40 Beech St., Port Chester. 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Rain or shine. Clay artists from all over the tri-state area have donated their artwork and one-of-a-kind pieces for this annual fundraising and community event. Admission and activities are free. Family activities will include face painting, tile painting and hands-on clay opportunities. Everyone will have the opportunity to throw a pot on the potter's wheel and participate in a large-scale collaborative sculpture. An eclectic mix of live music and cultural performances will be featured through the day on the Port Chester Show Stage. A selection of food, drinks and snacks will be available and Port Chester Hall will be sampling a variety of beers from 12-7 p.m. www.clayartcenter.org.
  • SATURDAY DROP-IN CLAY CLASSES. Clay Art Center, 40 Beech St., Port Chester. Every Saturday. 2-4 p.m. 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 KIDS IN THE HALL. The Capitol Theatre, 149 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 18 & over. Doors open at 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m. Take no prisoners comedy of Dave Foley, Bruce McCulloch, Kevin McDonald, Mark McKinney & Scott Thompson. $49.50. www.thecapitoltheatre.com or www.ticketfly.com.

    Sun., May 3

  • PORT CHESTER HIGH SCHOOL MARCHING BAND BOTTLE AND CAN COLLECTION. PCHS gym side of building on College Avenue, Port Chester. Today & May 17. 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.

    For Kids

    Sat., Apr. 25

  • SCOTT'S PITCH, HIT & RUN EVENT. Pine Ridge Park fields, Latonia Road, Rye Brook. For girls and boys ages 7-14. 9 a.m. for ages 7-10 and 10 a.m. for ages 11-14. Free. Age is determined as of July 17, 2015. Hosted by Rye Brook Recreation, this exciting baseball/softball skills competition provides children an opportunity to showcase their pitching, hitting and running abilities. Participants can advance through four levels of competition including Local (Rye Brook Event), Sectional competitions (winners today will be instructed on the next event which is set for Sun., May 17), team championship events at all 30 Major League ball parks and the National Finals at the MLB All-Star Game! Pre-registration is required by coming to the Recreation Department to fill out a flyer.

    Tues., Apr. 28, May 5, 12 & 19

  • H IS FOR HEALTHY HABITS. Port Chester-Rye Brook Public Library, 1 Haseco Ave., Port Chester. 10-10:30 a.m. For children ages 3-5 years. Co-sponsored by Open Door Family Medical Center. Children will sing songs, play games and listen to stories about healthy food and exercise. Enrollment is limited. Pre-registration is required. 914/939-6710 x108 or in person.
  • E IS FOR EXERCISE. Port Chester-Rye Brook Public Library, 1 Haseco Ave., Port Chester. 10:30-11 a.m. For children ages 3-5 years. This dynamic movement program gets children active through creative movement, fun and great music. Enrollment is limited. Pre-registration is required. 914/939-6710 ext. 108 or in person.

    Wed., Apr. 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. 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.

    Tues., 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.

    For Seniors

    Wed., Apr. 29

  • EMPIRE CITY CASINO. Rye Brook Seniors. Bus departs AJP at 9:30 a.m. and Yonkers at 4 p.m. Join your friends for a day at the casino; lunch on your own. 20 person limit. $2; $4 for non-residents. Sign up at 939-7904.

    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.

    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

  • MAH JONG CLASSES. Port Chester Senior Community Center, 220 Grace Church St., Port Chester. 1-2 p.m. 939-4975.