Blues and jazz guitarist Woody Mann will perform at Music at the Mansion at Crawford Park in Rye Brook Fri., May 15. See listing for details.
Blues and jazz guitarist Woody Mann will perform at Music at the Mansion at Crawford Park in Rye Brook Fri., May 15. See listing for details.


CPW'S COMMUNITY WALK. David G. Osterer Center, 1186 King St., Rye Brook. 10:30 a.m. Join the Cerebral Palsy of Westchester family and help support one of the country's most prominent non-profit agencies. All proceeds go to CPW's Adaptive Gardening Program. 914/937-3800.

CLADIES NIGHT. Clay Art Center, 40 Beech St., Port Chester. Every Friday, 7-9 p.m. 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.

PAT BENATAR AND NEIL GIRALDO. The Capitol Theatre, 149 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 18 & over. Doors open at 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m. Performance has been rescheduled from Dec. 5. Tickets purchased for that performance will be honored. $45, $59.50 & $79.50. www.thecapitoltheatre.com or www.ticketfly.com.

SAT., MAY 9

RYE TOWN PARK COMMISSION 6TH COMMUNITY CONVERSATION. Pavilion, Rye Town Park, 95 Dearborn Ave., Rye. 10 a.m.-12 p.m. The purpose of the meeting is to obtain direct feedback from Rye Town Park stakeholders regarding current operations and future directions. In particular, the agenda will include the newly enacted leash law for Rye Town Park, the construction of a new ramp for beach access at the middle gate and the impact of the County's proposed agreement with an independent management corporation to operate Playland. The Commission intends to use feedback from the meeting to help it design a more focused strategic plan for the park going forward. For additional information call 914/939-3075 ext. 101.

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.

MON., MAY 11

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.

KENNEDY SCHOOL SPRING CONCERT. Port Chester Middle School, Bowman Avenue, Rye Brook. 7 p.m. Third grade singers & recorders. Director is Kristen D'Avanzo.

CANDIDATES' FORUM. Room 229, Port Chester High School, 1 Tamarack Rd., Rye Brook. 7 p.m. Sponsored by the Rye, Rye Brook & Port Chester League of Women Voters. Features candidates running for Port Chester School Board Trustee-Tom Corbia, Jim Dreves, Eric Rios and Chris Wolff. Come and hear the candidates discuss the issues and answer questions. 914/698-7166.

TUES., MAY 12

NY BLOOD CENTER BLOOD DRIVE. South End Firehouse, Grace Church St., Port Chester. 1-7 p.m. Drop-in donors are welcome.

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.

TIM PALMIERI (KUNG FU), WILEY GRIFFIN & JON GRUSAUKAS (LESPECIAL). Garcia's, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 21 & over. Doors open at 6 p.m., show at 8 p.m. Also performing: Patchen & Roberts. $10. www.thecapitoltheatre.com or www.ticketfly.com.

KENNEDY SCHOOL SPRING CONCERT. Port Chester Middle School, Bowman Avenue, Rye Brook. 7 p.m. Fourth & 5th grade Glee Clubs. Director is Kristen D'Avanzo. Fifth Grade band. Director is Michael Miceli.

WED., MAY 13

WESTCHESTER DIGITAL SUMMIT. Hilton Westchester, 699 Westchester Ave., Rye Brook. Today & tomorrow. 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Keynote speaker: Jeffrey Hayzlett. The summit is a gathering of the digital world's influencers. It connects forward-thinking professionals from around the globe through panels, breakout sessions, networking and more to bring a new digital edge to business and brands. $550; $275 for non-profits. www.westchesterdigitalsummit.com.

BLIND BROOK BOE CANDIDATES COFFEE. BMP Ridge Street School Cafeteria, N. Ridge St., Rye Brook. 8:30 a.m. Even though the election is uncontested, the two candidates, Dan Savitt and Ashley Welde, have organized this meet-the-candidates coffee to give the public an opportunity to talk with them.

PORT CHESTER MIDDLE SCHOOL SPRING CONCERT. Bowman Avenue, Rye Brook. 7 p.m. Sixth grade chorus, 7th & 8th grade Chorus, Show Choir. Director is Mark Zizolfo. Jazz Lab. Director is Linda McDermott. Select Band and Jazz Band. Director is Ken Kraut.

JOHN MULANEY. The Capitol Theatre, 149 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 18 & over. Doors open at 7 p.m.; show at 8 p.m. He is one of the most sought after young comedians and actors in the comedy world. $29/$45. www.thecapitoltheatre.com or www.ticketfly.com.

THURS., MAY 14

COMMUNITY CONVERSATION. Ponterio Ridge Street School Conference Room, 390 N. Ridge St., Rye Brook. 9 a.m. Led by Interim Blind Brook Schools Superintendent Dr. Jonathan Ross.

ROAD TO DISC JAM FEATURING ROOTS OF CREATION. Garcia's, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 21 & over. Doors open at 6 p.m., show at 8 p.m. Roots of Creation has a strong base in reggae and roots-rock. $10. www.thecapitoltheatre.com or www.ticketfly.com.

PORT CHESTER HIGH SCHOOL SPRING CONCERT. Port Chester High School, Tamarack Road, Rye Brook. 7 p.m. Concert Choir, Select Chorus, Women's Choir. Director is Linda Ventura. Symphonic Band and Jazz Band. Director is Bob Vitti.

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 15

3RD ANNUAL RYE BROOK SPRING CARNIVAL. 900 King St., Rye Brook. Today, 5-10 p.m., Sat., 12-10 p.m. & Sun., 12-6 p.m. Loads of great games and carnival rides. Tickets or wristbands sold each day. Come 1, 2 or all 3 days.

CLADIES NIGHT. Clay Art Center, 40 Beech St., Port Chester. Every Friday, 7-9 p.m. 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.

TURN BACK THE CAP: 1980'S WITH JESSIE'S GIRL FT. SPECIAL GUESTS DEBBIE GIBSON AND ROB BASE. The Capitol Theatre, 149 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 18 & over. Doors open at 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m. $30/$50. www.thecapitoltheatre.com or www.ticketfly.com.

MUSIC AT THE MANSION BENEFIT CONCERT. Crawford Park, 122 N. Ridge St., Rye Brook. 8 p.m. Featured performer: Woody Mann, blues and jazz guitarist. Opening the show will be Westchester natives Laura DeLucia and Aaron Gaita. $20 in advance, $25 at the door. www.musicatthemansion.org.

SAT., MAY 16

PLANTING DAY. Crawford Park, N. Ridge St., Rye Brook. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Meet in front of the mansion. Help bring the park's flower beds back to life with a fresh planting of annual flowers for the season. Bring your shovels, gloves and help the Friends of Crawford Park beautify the park for the season. Rain date: Sun., May 17 at 10 a.m.

HANDS-ON SPRING WORKSHOP: SLAB BUILDING AND MAJOLICA GLAZING. Clay Art Center, 40 Beech St., Port Chester. Today & tomorrow, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Workshop conducted by Farraday Newsome who will demonstrate and construct a peak-roofed, slab-built box developed with her signature three-dimensional imagery. Participants may follow suit or construct any forms they are inspired to make. On the second day Farraday will share her glazing techniques, demonstrating how she layers her colorful glazes on a Majolica base glaze. Each student will be given a large, sinter-fired tile on which to test and practice the technique. on which to test and practice the technique.$220. www.clayartcenter.org.

3RD ANNUAL RYE BROOK SPRING CARNIVAL. 900 King St., Rye Brook. Today 12-10 p.m. & Sun., 12-6 p.m. Loads of great games and carnival rides. Tickets or wristbands sold each day. From 12:30-4:30 p.m. today, the Rye Brook Police Department along with Safe Kids Westchester will be conducting a free child seat checkup event. Have your child's passenger seat checked for proper fit, installation, recall or expiration. For additional information contact Sgt. Luigi Greco or P.O. Paul D'Amore at 914/937-1020 or email Sgt. Greco at lgreco@ryebrook.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.

UNITY MOSAIC. Community Room, 45 Traverse Ave., Port Chester. Today, May 30, June 6 & 20. 2-4 p.m. Free. For residents of the Purdy Avenue, Traverse Avenue and Weber Drive housing sites who are invited to creatively express themselves with the help of professional teaching artists from the Clay Art Center in Port Chester. During these workshops adults, teens, seniors and children create unique clay tiles celebrating unity, family, community and home. Residents carve, stamp and glaze 6"x6" tiles with images of family members, spring flowers and their homes. The tiles will be installed in a ceramic mosaic beautifying the Purdy Street building in 2015. 937-5550.

PHANART PRESENTS: FORMULA 5 WITH XOLARIS & PHANART. Garcia's, 145 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. Ages 21 & over. Doors open at 6 p.m., show at 8 p.m. Organic funk-filled sound rooted in the style of some of their jam band idols. $10. www.thecapitoltheatre.com or www.ticketfly.com.

CARVER FOR COLLEGE. Port Chester Hall, Irving Avenue, Port Chester. 7:30-10:30 p.m. Hosted by the Carver Center Junior Committee. Craft beers, wine, signature cocktails and small plates. All proceeds benefit Carver Teens with college applications and visits. $125 includes open bar and food. www.carvercenter.org.

SUN., MAY 17

PORT CHESTER FIRE AND POLICE DEPARTMENTS MEMORIAL MASS AND BREAKFAST. Our Lady of Mercy Church, 260 Westchester Ave., Port Chester. 8 a.m. with breakfast to follow at the Port Chester Senior Center, 220 Grace Church St. Retired members and guests of the Port Chester Fire Department and Police Department are invited to attend.

BLOOD DRIVE. K.T.I., 575 King St., Port Chester. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Co-sponsored by KTI and Community Synagogue of Rye. Donors must be 16 years old (with parental permission-forms available at the event), must weigh at least 110 pounds and be in good health. People 76 and over may donate with a doctor's note. All donors should eat a meal before donating. For questions, call the White Plains Hospital Blood Donor Center at 914/681-1056.

PORT CHESTER HIGH SCHOOL MARCHING BAND BOTTLE AND CAN COLLECTION. PCHS gym side of building on College Avenue, Port Chester. Today, June 7 & 21. 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.

3RD ANNUAL RYE BROOK SPRING CARNIVAL. 900 King St., Rye Brook. 12-6 p.m. See May 15 listing.

LIFE CHAIN. Kohl's Plaza, Boston Post Road, Port Chester. 2-3:30 p.m. Sponsored by Holy Rosary Parish Right to Life Committee. Life Chain is a peaceful, prayerful, legal and non-confrontational presence. For information, call 914/939-0547.

FOR KIDS

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., May 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.

FOR SENIORS

Fri., May 8

CARD PARTY & CHINESE RAFFLE. Posillipo Center, 32 Garibaldi Pl., Rye Brook. 12-4 p.m. Enjoy a yummy pizza lunch, cards and games. Bring your friends. Transportation is available but you must make a reservation and let Angie know that you need a ride. Volunteers are needed to get prizes. Fee for members and guests: $10 which includes lunch. Sign up at 914/939-7904.

Tues., May 12

MOTHER'S DAY CELEBRATION. Posillipo Center, 32 Garibaldi Pl., Rye Brook. 12 p.m.Delicious lunch with apple pie and ice cream and special guest entertainer "Elvis the King" in honor of all moms. $3.50; $7 for non-residents. 939-7904.

Wed., May 13

ARTHUR AVENUE. Rye Brook Seniors. Bus departs AJP at 11 a.m. Hop on the Senior Bus for a day of shopping and lunch on your own at one of the many delicious restaurants on Arthur Avenue. If you are shopping for meats and cheeses, bring a cooler and ice packs to keep your items fresh. $2; $4 for non-residents. Sign up at 939-7904.

Wed., May 20

LOBSTER FESTIVAL AT PLATZL BRAUHAUS IN POMONA. Rye Brook Seniors. Bus departs AJP at 9 a.m. and Pomona at 5 p.m. Delicious lobster festival, live music & dancing. On arrival guests will be treated to coffee, tea, scones and homemade donuts. Lunch includes clam chowder, crab cakes, choice of twin lobster tails, roasted half chicken or top sirloin roast beef with mixed veggies and rice pilaf followed by lemon meringue pie, coffee and tea for dessert. Beer and soda served until 5 p.m. At 4 p.m. everyone will be given a ham or turkey sandwich from the carving station to go. Sign up and invite your friends. Travel will be on a coach bus. $40. 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

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

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