Sun. & Tues., Mar. 8 & 10

WESTCHESTER SANDBOX THEATRE. 931c E. Boston Post Rd., Mamaroneck. Sun., 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Tues., 5-7 p.m. For the Kids/Tweens production of The Sound of Music. Open to 2nd-8th graders. The show will be directed by Artistic Director Jason Summers. Performances: May 8-17. A registration fee of $425 for all participants is required. For more information, go to or call 914 630 0804.


Fri., Mar. 6

2015 GREAT CHEFS. Westchester Country Club, Biltmore Avenue, Rye. 7-11:30 p.m. Event will benefit Greenwich Hospital. Honorees: Debra Ponzek and Aaron Sanchez. Features food and drink from 60 top chefs and beverage distributors. $250-$1,000. 203/863-3865.

Wed., Mar. 11

UNITED WAY OF WESTCHESTER & PUTNAM 2ND ANNUAL WOMEN'S LEADERSHIP COUNCIL LUNCHEON. Trump National Golf Club, 339 Pine Rd., Briarcliff Manor. 12-2 p.m. Area women are invited to learn about the real challenges women are experiencing in our local communities and to network with other women of influence. Keynote speaker: Stephanie Ruhle, Anchor & Managing Editor for Bloomberg TV and co-host of Market Makers. Honorees: Dee DelBello and Mary Murray. $175 for individual ticket. For reservations go to or call 914/997-6700.

EIGHT OVER EIGHTY BENEFIT GALA. Mandarin Oriental, New York City. 6:30 p.m. cocktails, 7:30 p.m. dinner. Honoring eight people over the age of 80 with remarkable lives including Patricia "Pat" Jacobs of Rye Brook. To benefit Jewish Home Lifecare. Serving New Yorkers of all faiths and ethnicities for 165 years, Jewish Home Lifecare is transforming eldercare as we know it. Tables of 10: $50,000, $25,000, $15,000. Individual Tickets: $2,500, $1,500. To purchase tickets, go to

Thurs., Mar. 12

MAH JONG MARTINIS. 42 The Restaurant, Ritz-Carlton Westchester, White Plains. 6 p.m. cocktails & hors d'oeuvres; 7 p.m. play. Includes canasta. Event benefits White Plains Hospital. Players of all levels are welcome. Advance registration required due to limited seating. $100 per person. Attendees are invited to bring donations of new unused items for the White Plains Hospital Pediatric Department including coloring books, crayons, sticker books, children's DVDs, stuffed animals and puzzles. 914/681-2329 or


Sat., Mar. 14

COMING TO AMERICA: SONGS FROM THE HOMELAND. Square House Museum, 1 Purchase St., Rye. 7:30 p.m. An evening of traditional songs brought to America by immigrant forbearers. $25 non-members Wine & refreshments will be offered. Reservations are suggested. 914/967-7588.


Sat., Mar. 7

COMEDY NIGHT. Community Synagogue of Rye, 200 Forest Ave., Rye. 7 p.m. deli delights; 8 p.m. performance by professional comedians Robin Fox, Joe Devito and Doug Adler; 10 p.m. dessert. $36 per person. Purchase tickets by Mar. 3. Send check payable to Community Synagogue Rye or purchase online at (fee applies). 914/967-6262.

SKLAR BROTHERS. Emelin Theatre, 153 Library La., Mamaroneck. 7:30 & 9:30 p.m. Identical twin brothers Randy and Jason Sklar have revived the 2-man comedy act, delivering jokes at breakneck pace and peppering the show with short sketch bits. $40. 914/698-0098;

ROB BARTLETT WITH SPECIAL GUEST TONY POWELL. Tarrytown Music Hall, 13 Main St., Tarrytown. 8 p.m. Hilarious stand-up comedy. $40, $45 & $50.

Sun., Mar. 8

SPANK! THE FIFTY SHADES PARODY. Tarrytown Music Hall, 13 Main St., Tarrytown. 7 p.m. Hilarious spoof of the 50 Shades books and movie. $35, $45 & $55.


Every Friday

FRIDAY NIGHT JAZZ JAM. Hastings Station Café, 134 Southside Ave., Hastings-on-Hudson. Live jazz every Friday evening from 7-10 p.m. There will be an open jam session midway through the evening.

Fri., Mar. 6

A.J. CROCE. Emelin Theatre, 153 Library La., Mamaroneck. 8 p.m. Singer-songwriter performs folk and blues music. $28.; 914/698-0098.

GEORGE THOROGOOD & THE DESTROYERS. Tarrytown Music Hall, 13 Main St., Tarrytown 8 p.m. Thorogood is the baddest-to-the-bone performer in rock. Special guest: The Danielle Nicole Band. $48, $60, $75, $85 & $95.

Sat., Mar. 7

DRIFTWOOD. Common Ground Coffeehouse, First Unitarian Church of Westchester, 25 Old Jackson Ave., Hastings-on-Hudson. 7:30 p.m. Band plays rock 'n roll soul with a folk art mind. $18.

DANÚ. PepsiCo Theatre, Purchase College, 735 Anderson Hill Rd., Purchase 8 p.m. Flute, tin whistle, fiddle button accordion plus vocals in Irish and English make for a high-energy performance and a mix of ancient and new repertoire. $40, $25 & $20.; 914251-6200.

Sun., Mar. 8

SHILELAGH LAW & CELTIC CROSS. Empire City Casino, Yonkers. 3-6 p.m. Doors open at 2 p.m. for this indoor concert by the legendary Irish bands. The Pipes and Drums of the Police Emerald Society will also perform. $17 general admission tickets on sale at

Wed., Mar. 11

DRIVE-BY TRUCKERS. Tarrytown Music Hall, 13 Main St., Tarrytown. 8 p.m. Alt-country/Southern rock band. $35, $40 & $48.

Fri., Mar. 13

SONGS THAT MADE THE MOVIES 2. Pelham Art Center, 175 Wolfs La., Pelham. 7:30 p.m. An innovative live music and film show featuring performances of iconic movie songs from the big musicals of Hollywood's golden age through today, performed by adults and children. $20 general admission; $10 students/seniors. www.thepicture

JIMMIE VAUGHAN & THE TILT-A-WHIRL BAND. Tarrytown Music Hall, 13 Main St., Tarrytown. 8 p.m. Vaughan is one of the most respected guitarists in popular music today. Features Lou Ann Barton. $35, $40 & $48.

Sun., Mar. 15

CALADH NUA: ST. PATRICK'S DAY CELEBRATION. Westchester Community College, 75 Grasslands Rd., Valhalla. 3 p.m. Caladh Nua is a vibrant, talented band deeply rooted in the southern counties of Ireland. $24 general admission; $22 students/seniors; $18 children under 13.

HUDSON CHORALE. Chappaqua Library, 195 S. Greeley Ave., Chappaqua. 3 p.m. Program will feature the NY-based trio VC3, an exciting new ensemble composed of three cellos playing a combination of works for cello ranging from an 18th century Bach sonata and 19th century canons by Brahms to 20th century works by Ferdinand de la Tombelle, a French composer whose pieces resemble those of Saint-Saens and Fauré and Paul Desenne. Attendees are invited to enjoy wine, hors d'oeuvres and conversation before and after the musical presentation. Seating is limited; advance reservations are suggested. Suggested donation: $50 per person. Proceeds support the Hudson Chorale. 914/332-0133 or email


Fri., Mar. 13

MOSCOW CITY BALLET: "SWAN LAKE." Westchester Community College, 75 Grasslands Rd., Valhalla. 8 p.m. Tchaikovsky's beloved classic with stunning costumes, exquisite techniques and glorious staging. $24 general admission; $22 students/seniors; $18 children under 13.

Sat., Mar. 14

WOMEN DANCING THROUGH HISTORY. St. Paul's Historic Site, 897 S. Columbus Ave., Mt. Vernon. 2 p.m. Free. One-hour information lecture (optional) at 1 p.m., followed by performance by Ajkun Ballet Theatre. For reservations call 914/667-4116.

Fri., Mar. 20, Apr. 24 & May 15

DANCE OFF THE GRID. Emelin Theatre, 153 Library La., Mamaroneck. 8 p.m. Multiple world-class performances surveying the diversity of today's dance landscape followed by a conversation among the artists about the inspirations behind each work. $25.; 914/698-0098.


Thru Mon., Apr. 27

AFTER DARK: SCREENINGS OF THE STRANGE, BEAUTIFUL, OFFBEAT. Jacob Burns Film Center,, 364 Manville Rd., Pleasantville. Mar. 6: 9:30 p.m. "Butter on a Latch." Dreamy, deeply unsettling erotic portrait of a frantic young woman's visit to a Bikan folk music camp. Mar. 11: 7:45 p.m. "Thou Wast Mild and Lovely." Sensual thriller featuring love, death, guns and goats in the wilds of Kentucky. Additional films will be listed in future issues. $12 for adults; $9 for students will valid ID.

Thru Wed., Mar. 25

IN CASE OF EMERGENCY: THE FILMS OF RUBEN OSTLUND. Jacob Burns Film Center, 364 Manville Rd., Pleasantville. Mar. 11: "Involuntary." 7:30 p.m. Ostlund interweaves unconnected stories that deconstruct social norms. He mixes guilt, compromise, pride and group mentality in this cerebral examination of what it means to be self-conscious. Shown with the short "Autobiographical Scene Number 6882." Impending doom as a young man is about to jump off a bridge with his friends watching. In Swedish with subtitles. Additional films in the series will be listed in future issues. $12 for adults; $9 for students with valid ID; $7.50 children under 12.

Sun., Mar. 8

OPERA AT THE CINEMA: "LA FILLE DU REGIMENT." PepsiCo Theatre, Purchase College, 735 Anderson Hill Rd., Purchase. 2 p.m. Recorded live at the Vienna State Opera and shown in spectacular HD. Sung in French with English subtitles. $27.50. 914/251-6200;

Wed., Mar. 11

"THE GREAT ARTISTS: VAN DYKE." Bruce Museum, 1 Museum Dr., Greenwich. 10:30 a.m. No advance reservations required. Free with Museum admission: $7 adults/$6 seniors and students with valid ID.

Wed., Mar. 11 & 18

FILM CLUB. Emelin Theatre, 153 Library La., Mamaroneck. 7:30 p.m. Enjoy lively, intelligent discussion and gain access to the Emelin's popular Film Club featuring an eclectic selection of new and exciting films from some of today's most important filmmakers. Enjoy pre-release films and conversation with movie industry guests. Seats are limited. To subscribe call 914/698-0098.

Fri.-Wed., Mar. 13-18

GERMAN CINEMA NOW. Jacob Burns Film Center, 364 Manville Rd., Pleasantville. Mar. 13: "Diplomacy." 7:30 p.m. As the Allies march toward Paris, Hitler decrees that the city must not fall into enemy hands-even if it means destroying it. The Nazi general in charge lays plans to bring down the Eiffel Tower, Notre Dame and the bridges over the seine. With one night to save the city, Swedish Consul General Raoul Nordling show up at the general's Hotel Meurice headquarters and a game of cat-and-mouse ensues. In French/German with subtitles. Mar. 14: "Superegos." 2:30 p.m. To get out of a jam, a con man seizes on a mix-up at a lakeside retreat of an elderly psychoanalyst and poses as his new caregiver. The two forge an odd-couple friendship, but the psychoanalyst is wise to what's going on and digging deep into the con man's psyche, breaks him down, exposing the neuroses beneath a hard exterior. In German with subtitles. "Beloved Sisters" at 5 & 8:30 p.m. Tells the true story of the passionate love triangle among two bold aristocratic sisters and the poet Friedrich Schiller. In German/French with subtitles. Mar. 15: "The Tin Drum." 4 p.m. A visionary adaptation of Gunter Grass's novel. In German with subtitles. "Stations of the Cross." 7:30 p.m. With her confirmation approaching, Maria is torn between a strained family life, adolescent feelings and her devotion to an extreme version of Catholicism. In German with subtitles. Reel Talk with film critic Terrence Rafferty. Additional films will be listed in an upcoming issue. $12.; 914/747-5555.

Sat. & Sun., Mar. 14 & 15

"SONG OF THE SEA." Jacob Burns Film Center, 364 Manville Rd., Pleasantville. 3 p.m. For all ages. The Irish tale of a brother and sister who journey through a world of legend and magic to return to their home. $12 for adults; $7.50 for children under 12.; 914/747-5555.


Thurs., Mar. 26 & Apr. 30

GREAT BOOKS FORUM. Westchester Community College, 75 Grasslands Rd., Valhalla. 6-8:30 p.m. Free. Theme: The Legacy of Colonialism: Tales In and Out Africa. Free and open to the public. Mar. 26: "The Color Purple." Led by Prof. Mira Sakrajda. Apr. 30: "Half of a Yellow Sun." Led by Prof. Christine Bobkoff. No reservations necessary. For information contact Prof. Jim Werner at 914/606-6840 or


Mon., Mar. 9

ART HISTORY LECTURE: Bruce Museum, 1 Museum Dr., Greenwich. 10-11:30 a.m. Fabritius' Goldfinch, Vermeer's Girl with the Pearl Earring and Kalf's Still-Life with Nautilus: Humble Subjects and High Aestheticism in Dutch Baroque Art. Lecturer: Robert Baldwin, Associate Professor, Connecticut College. $7 for non-members. For reservations go to

Wed., Mar. 11 & 18

EYE ON ART: THE ITALIAN RENAISSANCE. Rye Arts Center, 51 Milton Rd., Rye. 10-11:30 a.m. Lectures span 1300-mid 1500s examining many aspects of this fertile period of art history. Presented by Fiona Garland, M.A., Courtauld Institute of Art, London. $10 per lecture. Register at 914/967-0700.

Sun., Mar. 15

NATIVE AMERICAN POTTERY. Bruce Museum, 1 Museum Dr., Greenwich. 2 p.m. From This Earth: Pueblo Pottery of the Southwest. Bruce Bernstein Executive Director, Ralph T. Coe Foundation for the Arts and Tribal Historic Preservation Officer, Pueblo of Pojoaque will lecture. Free with museum admission. $7 for non-members; $6 students/seniors. For reservations go to


Thurs.-Sat., Mar. 12-14

"LE NOZZE DE FIGARO." Performing Arts Center, Purchase College, 735 Anderson Hill Rd., Purchase. Evenings at 7 p.m., matinee Sat. at 1 p.m. Features the talents of students in the College's Conservatory of Music's Opera Performance and Vocal Studies department. $20. or 914/251-6200.


Fri., Mar. 6

THE NAKD STAGE PLAY READING. White Plains Performing Arts Center, 11 City Pl., White Plains. 8 p.m. "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" by Tennessee Williams. $10. 914/328-1600;

Mon., Mar. 9

"FLYIN' WEST." Westport Country Playhouse, 25 Powers Ct., Westport. 7 p.m. Script-in-hand reading of the play by Pearl Cleage. Following the Civil War, many slaves took advantage of the Homestead Act and went west. The women settlers of Nicodemus, Kansas faced long cold winters, the possibility of violence and continual racial conflict. $20. 203/227-4177;


Thru Apr. 5

"CAMELOT." Westchester Broadway Theatre, 1 Broadway Plaza, Elmsford. Thurs.-Sat. dinner at 6:30; show at 8 p.m.; Sun. evening dinner at 5:30, show at 7 p.m.; Sun. matinee lunch at 12, show at 1:30 p.m.; Thurs. matinee and some Wed. matinees with lunch at 11:30 a.m., show at 1 p.m. Lerner and Loewe's timeless masterpiece about one of history's greatest love stories. Dinner and show prices range between $54 and $80 plus tax depending on the performances chosen. Beverage service and gratuities are not included in the ticket price. 914/592-2222;

Fri.-Sun., Mar. 6-8 & Thurs.-Sat., Mar. 12-14

"SHE LOVES ME." Wilton Playshop, 15 Lovers La., Wilton, Ct. Evenings at 8 p.m.; matinees Sun., Mar. 1 & 8 at 4 p.m. $30; $25 students and seniors.; 203/762-7629.

Fri., Mar. 6

THE MAGDALENE MYSTERIES. Wainwright House, 260 Stuyvesant Ave., Rye. 7-9 p.m. Sacred Lands and Hidden Magic. Presented by Gloria Amendola with open discussions. $38 each. 914/967-6080;

Fri.-Sun., Mar. 6-15

"SEUSSICAL, THE MUSICAL." St. Catherine of Siena Lucey Parish Hall, 4 Riverside Ave., Riverside, Ct. Mar. 6 & 13 at 8 p.m., Mar. 7 & 14 at 7:30 p.m., Mar. 8 & 15 at 2 p.m. Fantastical, magical, musical extravaganza that brings to life favorite Dr. Seuss characters. Presented by the St. Catherine Players. $20 in advance; $21 at the door.; 203/637-3661 x327.

Sun., Mar. 8

AN EVENING OF ITALIAN RENAISSANCE THEATER AND MUSIC. Westchester Italian Cultural Center, 1 Generoso Pope Pl., Tuckahoe. 4 p.m. An evening of Commedia dell' Arte and Italian Renaissance music is a full show with two independent scenes. Actors will interpret characters with their double meanings and troubles resulting from human weaknesses like envy, lust and greet. Meet the artists at a reception following the performance. $45 for non-members. Registration in advance and pre-payment required. 914/771-8700;

Mon., Mar. 9

RHYTHMS OF THE DANCE. Westchester Broadway Theatre, 1 Broadway Plaza, Elmsford. 11:15 a.m. lunch; 1 p.m. performance or 6:15 p.m. dinner; 8 p.m. performance. Dancers, musicians, three Irish tenors and live performances from the entire troupe. Features traditional Irish step dancing, songs, instruments and brilliant costumes. $64 + tax for matinee; $$80 + tax for evening. Beverages and gratuities not included.


Wed., Mar. 11

STROLLER TOURS. Bruce Museum, 1 Museum Dr., Greenwich. 10 a.m. New moms, dads and caregivers with babies are welcome for a guided tour of museum exhibitions. No registration needed. Free with museum admission--$7 for adults; $6 for students up to 22 years and seniors and free for members and children under 5. 203/869-0376;


Sun., Mar. 8

SOUL VISION ART WORKSHOP. Wainwright House, 260 Stuyvesant Ave., Rye. 1-5 p.m. Led by Linda Richichi. Discover purpose and remove limitations to love and relationships. $66 for non-members. All participants receive a free intuitive Soul Portrait sketch.

Sun., Mar. 8 & 29

FAMILY STUDIO WORKSHOP. Bruce Museum, 1 Museum Dr., Greenwich. 1-3 p.m. All ages. Families explore the process of making art while using quality art-making supplies and discussing current exhibitions. No reservations. $15 per person plus museum admission--$7 for adults; $6 for seniors and students up to 22 years and free for members and children under 5. 203/869-0376;


EVOLUTION OF COLOR AND TEXTURE. Mamaroneck Artists Guild, 128 Larchmont Ave., Larchmont. Thru Sat., Mar. 28. An exhibition of recent paintings by Jill S. Krutick. Meet the artist reception Sat., Mar. 7, 3-5 p.m. She will also be at the gallery to discuss her work Sun., Mar. 8, 15 & 22, 12-3 p.m. Hours: Tues.-Sat., 12-5 p.m. 914/834-1117.

RAW BEAUTY NYC PHOTO EXHIBIT. Acorda Therapeutics, 420 Saw Mill River Rd., Ardsley. Tues., Mar. 10-Apr. 9. Opening reception Tues., Mar. 10, 2:30-4:30 p.m. Acclaimed exhibit of photos of women with different physical challenges. 914/347-4300.

LIMINAL: LOU HICKS AND TERESA WATERMAN. Miranda Arts Project Space, 6 N. Pearl St., Port Chester. Thru Apr. 4.. An exhibition of new paintings exploring the subtleties of light and vision in our everyday experiences. 914/318-7178.

GREENSCAPES: OF/IN/FROM THE GARDEN. Clay Art Center, 40 Beech St., Port Chester. Thru Mar. 14. An exhibit of work inspired by the garden and its accoutrements. Hours: Mon-Sat., 10 a.m.-4 p.m. and by appointment. 914/937-2047;

SEASONS AT LENOIR. Dudley Street, Yonkers. Sat., Mar. 7-Mar. 31. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Artwork and photography inspired by the preserve. 914/968-5851.

NOT REALLY: FICTIVE NARRATIVES IN CONTEMPORARY ART. College of New Rochelle, 29 Castle Place, New Rochelle. Thru Apr. 19. An artistic exploration of the illusory, fabricated and contrived nature of our mediated and digitalized world. Closing reception Sun., Apr. 19, 2-4 p.m. Panel discussion featuring some of the Not Really Artists Wed., Mar. 11, 6:45 p.m. Free family day relating to the exhibition Sun., Mar. 15, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Gallery hours: Tues.-Fri., 11 a.m.-5 pm., Sat. & Sun., 12-4 p.m.

CROSSING BORDERS. ArtsWestchester, 31 Mamaroneck Ave., White Plains. Tues., Mar. 17-May 2. There will be an opening reception Sat., Mar. 14, 2-4 p.m. RSVP to Memory and Heritage in New America features commissioned and new works by first generation and new American artists. Gallery hours: Tues.-Fri., 12-5 p.m., Sat., 12-6 p.m.

ROSEMARIE NAST. Greenwich Medical Building, 49 Lake Ave., Greenwich. Thru Mar. 31. Pastel and watercolor paintings. 203/531-4196.

TECHNOBODY. Pelham Art Center, 155 Fifth Ave., Pelham. Thru Mar. 21. There will be a panel discussion with the curators and artists on Thurs., Mar. 19 at 6 p.m. when attendees will learn more about how the artists employ a diverse range of contemporary artistic tools from cyberbodies, avatars and selfies to facial peel and simple paper and pencil. This is a group exhibition that explores the mediated world's impact on and relationship to the physical body in an increasingly virtual world. The exhibition will include video works, drawings and sculpture that alternately balance and question the hope and desire of the immaterial, extended, digital body against the realities of the physical, fragile and ephemeral body. Exhibition is curated by Patricia Miranda of Miranda Arts Project Space in Port Chester. Free and open to the public. Hours: Tues.-Fri., 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sat., 1- a.m.-4 p.m. 914/738-2525.

(RE)DISCOVERING THE "NEW WORLD": MAPS AND SEA CHARTS FROM THE AGE OF EXPLORATION. Bruce Museum, 1 Museum Dr., Greenwich. Thru May 31. Features more than 30 European-made maps and sea charts inspired by New World exploration and published between 1511 and 1757. The exhibition presents a fascinating study in geographic and human progress, as well as a feast for the eyes. Tues.-Sun., 10 a.m.-5 p.m. $7 for adults; $6 for students up to 22 years and seniors; free for members and children under 5 years. Individual admission is free on Tuesday. 203/869-0376;

MATTERS OF THE HEART: ARTISTS DEFY SENIOR CITIZEN STEREOTYPING Greenburgh Town Hall, 177 Hillside Ave., Greenburgh. Fri., Mar. 6-May 1. Works by more than 100 artists ages 55-92. Includes paintings, drawings, mixed media creations, collages, photographs and free-standing sculpture. Opening reception Sun., Mar. 22, 2-5 p.m. Gallery hours: Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-5 p.m. 914/682-1574.

MARYKNOLLERS ON PATH TO SAINTHOOD. Maryknoll Mission Center, 55 Ryder Ave., Maryknoll, NY. Thru May. Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Exhibit features four priests on the path to sainthood-Bishop James A. Walsh, Father Thomas F. Price, Bishop Francis X. Ford and Father Vincent R. Capadano.

KUBA TEXTILES: GEOMETRY IN FORM, SPACE AND TIME. Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase College, 735 Anderson Hill Rd., Purchase. Thru June 14. The Kuba skirts and overskirts worn by men and women on special occasions such as festivals and funerals are among the most extraordinary of African textiles. Woven by men and embellished by women in the Kuba region in present-day Democratic Republic of the Congo, they are decorated with patterns and motifs that are bold and intricate, irregular and ordered. The exhibit includes 41 skirts and overskirts and 41 objects, many dating from just before and after the turn of the 20th century. They are one of Africa's most important artistic forms. Hours: Tues.-Sun., 12-5 p.m. Admission: $5 general public; $3 senior citizens; free for ages 12 & under.; 914/251-6100.

IMMIGRATION IN RYE. Square House Museum, 1 Purchase St., Rye. Thru Nov. 2015. Through archival documents, photographs and artifacts from the Society's collections and items on loan from local families, the exhibit chronicles the role immigration played in the rapid population growth in Rye and the impact the mass migrations of the 19th and 20th centuries had on a community like Rye. The exhibit also examines some of the back stories of various groups of immigrants-where they come from and equally important, why the emigrated from their home countries and eventually settled in Rye. Hours: Tues.-Fri., 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. 914/967-7588;

GREENWICH FACES THE GREAT WAR. Greenwich Historical Society, 39 Strickland Rd., Cos Cob. Thru Mar. 22. A multifaceted, multimedia exhibition that demonstrates how World War I impacted not only men of military age, but also all members of the community-from what they ate and what they manufactured to the relief effort, their daily activities and the people they shunned. Hours: Wed.-Sun., 12-4 p.m. (Sat. & Sun. in Jan. & Feb.). $10 for adults; $8 for seniors and students and free for members and children 6 & under. 203/869-6899;

BURKE REHABILITATION HOSPITAL CENTENNIAL LOBBY EXHIBIT. 785 Mamaroneck Ave., White Plains. Thru Dec. 31. Burke Rehabilitation Hospital is celebrating 200 years of pioneering rehabilitation, and the Lobby Exhibit gives visitors insight into Burke's first century with vignettes and sets of artifacts encapsulating how the field of medical rehabilitation has evolved since 1915. The display features a "then and now" theme and gives a glimpse as to what the future holds for the dynamic and ever-changing healthcare landscape. Hours: Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-5 p.m. 914/597-2500.

RELICS FROM THE AGE OF CARBON. Academic Arts Building, Westchester Community College, 75 Grasslands Rd., Valhalla. Thru Mar. 7. Exhibition of artwork by Stuart Vance who is interested in the formal, abstract qualities of freeways, highways, interchanges, railroad bridges and other human-made megastructures. Hours: Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m.-3 p.m. and Thurs. evenings 4-6 p.m. or 914/606-7867.

COILED AND DECORATED: NATIVE AMERICAN POTTERY. Bruce Museum, 1 Museum Dr., Greenwich. Thru Mar. 29. Exhibition will explore the process of creating pottery, from the gathering of clay from the earth through careful firing of the final product. Exhibit showcase the Bruce Museum's collection, along with vessels from other museums. A highlight will be the stunning black on black vessels made by Maria Martinez, often referred to as the matriarch of Native American pottery, and her family members from the San Ildefonso Pueblo in New Mexico. Hours: Tues.-Sat., 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun., 1-5 p.m. Admission: $7 for adults; $6 for seniors and students and free for children under 5 and members. Free admission to all on Tuesdays. www.brucemuseumorg; 203/869-0376.

BECOMING DISFARMER. Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase College, 735 Anderson Hill Rd., Purchase. Thru Mar. 22. Exhibition depicts rural America between 1925 and 1950 in vintage prints made by Mike Disfarner alongside enlargements made posthumously. It shows everyday people-farmers in overalls, enlisted men in uniform, kids in prom attire, housewives in aprons. Hours: Tues.-Sun., 12-5 p.m. $5 general public; $3 seniors; free for members, children 12 & under and Purchase College students, faculty and staff. 914/251-6100.

NORTHERN BAROQUE SPLENDOR: THE HOHENBUCHAU COLLECTION FROM LIECHTENSTEIN. Bruce Museum, 1 Museum Dr., Greenwich. Thru Apr. 12. The Hohenbuchau Collection is one of the largest and most varied collections of Northern Baroque art assembled in recent years. Primarily comprised of Dutch and Flemish 17th century paintings, the works exhibit all the naturalism, visual probity and technical brilliance for which the schools of that era are famous. Hours: Tues.-Sat., 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. 1-5 p.m. Admission: $7 adults; $6 seniors 65+ and students ages 5-22 with valid ID. Free individual admission on Tuesdays.

YELLOW ORB/HOMAGE TO VAN GOGH. Katonah Museum of Art, 134 Jay St., Katonah. Thru May. John Ruppert's sculpture is on view on the front lawn of the KMA. The sculptor transforms prison-grade chain link fabric into large vessel-like forms. The industrial fencing is an unexpected element in the bucolic landscape of the KMA. The woven wire mesh creates shifting optical patterns that animate the work in surprising ways.

COASTAL SCENE. Bruce Museum, 1 Museum Dr., Greenwich. Permanent. The Bruce Museum has acquired and installed this painting by Alfred Thomas Bricher, a well-known 19th century American landscape artist. The painting, which currently hangs behind the information desk in the front lobby of the Museum, is a fine example of luminist painting.