Calendar of Events

Oct
20
Sun
Village of Larchmont Rag-a-Muffin Parade @ Village of Larchmont
Oct 20 @ 1:00 PM

Annual Halloween Parade – lineup begins at 12:30PM at the corner of Palmer & Larchmont Avenues. Parade continues on Larchmont Avenue and ends at Larchmont Village Hall.

Rain Date: Saturday October 26

Nov
9
Sat
An Evening with Lainie Kazan @ White Plains Performing Arts Center
Nov 9 @ 8:00 PM
An Evening with Lainie Kazan @ White Plains Performing Arts Center |  |  |

An Evening with Lainie Kazan Celebrating WPPAC’s 16th Anniversary
Multi-award winner in film, television and stage; Lainie began her career as Barbra Streisand’s understudy in the Broadway production of Funny Girl. She has appeared in NYC nightclubs and as a guest on virtually every top variety and talk show on television. Some of her film credits include Beaches and My Big Fat Greek Wedding 1 and 2. Television credits include recurring roles on The Nanny, Desperate Housewives and King of Queens.

The Symphony of Westchester 23rd Season Opening Concert @ Christopher J. Murphy Auditorium - Iona College
Nov 9 @ 8:00 PM
The Symphony of Westchester 23rd Season Opening Concert @ Christopher J. Murphy Auditorium - Iona College |  |  |

– Pianist Alon Goldstein will open the Symphony of Westchester’s 23rd concert season at Iona College on Sat., Nov. 9, 2019 at 8:00 p.m. in an all-Beethoven program.

Goldstein, a frequent performer with the Symphony of Westchester, will play Piano Concerto no. 5, op. 73, in E flat Major. Also on the program are Coriolan Overture, op. 62 and Symphony no. 5, op. 67 in C minor.
Goldstein, who maintains an extensive world-wide touring schedule, is the Artistic Director for The Distinguished Artists Concert & Lecture Series in Santa Cruz, CA, and is also the Artistic Director of the Mt. Angel Abbey Bach Festival in Oregon. He created the Emerald Coast Music Alliance in Florida, which brings classical music to under-served communities.

The Symphony’s concert season at Iona College will continue on Sun., Dec. 15 at 3:00 p.m., when concertmaster Alex Abayev and violinist Tetyana Byelgorodska will perform Bach’s Double Violin Concerto BWV 1043 in D minor as part of an all-Baroque program which also includes Brandenburg Concerto no. 3, BMV 1048 in G major. Pachabel’s Canon and Handel’s Concerto Grosso, op. 6 no. 1 are also on the program.

In addition to being the Symphony’s concertmaster, Abayev performs as a soloist and chamber musician in the United States and abroad and participates in many international music festivals. Byelgorodska is a former concertmaster of the Symphony Orchestra of the National Philharmonic of Ukraine who has toured extensively throughout Europe, Japan and South Korea.

Sunday, Feb. 9, 2020 at 3:00 p.m. will be the Symphony’s annual Young Artist Showcase featuring winners of the sixth annual concerto competition and compositions written by students in the Composers of the Future program run in collaboration with New Rochelle’s Songcatchers. Ticket prices for this concert only are $20 for all adults and $10 for all students.

The Symphony’s season concludes on Sat., May 9, 2020 at 8:00 p.m. with an all-Romantic program featuring YooJin Jang performing Max Bruch’s Violin Concerto no. 1, op.26 in G minor. This program also includes Johannes Brahms’ Hungarian Dances, nos. 5 and 6 and Edward Elgar’s Enigma Variations, op. 36.

Jang has performed in the U.S. with the symphony orchestras of Chautauqua, Dubuque, Roswell, Columbus and University of Chicago. Internationally, she has performed in Korea, Budapest, Spain and Japan.

All concerts are at Iona’s Christopher J. Murphy Auditorium, 715 North Ave., New Rochelle. Ticket prices are $55 general admission, $40 seniors (65+) and $15 students with ID. Single tickets and subscriptions are available on-line: http://www.thesymphonyofwestchester.org or by phone: (914) 654-4926. More information is available on the website or by emailing info@thesymphonyofwestchester.org.

This concert series is sponsored in part by the Iona College Council on the Arts through the generosity of JoAnn and Joseph M. Murphy and the Baron Lambert Fund.

Nov
11
Mon
A Taste of Westchester @ Renaissance Westchester Hotel
Nov 11 @ 6:00 PM
A Taste of Westchester @ Renaissance Westchester Hotel |  |  |

Joy Bauer Hosts A Taste of Westchester 2019
The Wine & Food Event of the Season – Supporting Cerebral Palsy of Westchester

On November 11, 2019, Cerebral Palsy of Westchester will host the 14th annual A Taste of Westchester – A Wine and Food Tasting Event, featuring cuisine from over 25 of the area’s finest restaurants and top chefs, as well as a worldly selection of wine, beer and spirits from select beverage establishments. Attendees will be able to sit back and relax in the Aries Wine & Spirits Tasting Lounge, hosted by lead beverage sponsor Aries Wine & Spirits, and will have the opportunity to win vacations, experiences and prizes through a Balloon Pop, Wine Wall and Silent Auction. The event will take place at the Renaissance Westchester Hotel in West Harrison, NY on Monday, November 11, 2019 at 6:00pm. All proceeds will benefit CPW’s programs, fostering independence for individuals with disabilities and enabling them to participate to their fullest extent in their community. Tickets are $125 per person, $95 if purchased by October 21 and can be purchased at http://taste.cpwestchester.org.

Hosting the evening will be special guest Joy Bauer, nutrition and health expert for NBC’s TODAY show and the host of Health + Happiness. Joy is the author of 13 best-selling books and a monthly columnist for Woman’s Day magazine. Her upcoming children’s book, Yummy Yoga, hits stands in a few weeks and encourages young kids to try healthy new foods and energizing exercise in a playful and engaging format.

“CPW is thrilled to have Joy Bauer with us this year, a resident of Rye Brook, and to partner with the local restaurant and beverage community again,” says executive director, Linda Kuck, “We are happy to have the support of our local businesses including TD Bank, Countrywide Transportation, Oxford UnitedHealthcare, Kiamie East 32nd St, Grassy Sprain Pharmacy, C&A Auto Service, and the Wolff Family as event sponsors. We are grateful for the funding that this event raises, helping us to provide direct services to the developmentally disabled.”

Cerebral Palsy of Westchester’s mission is to advance the independence, productivity, and full citizenship of people with cerebral palsy and other disabilities. Now in its 70th year of community service, CPW and its 450-person staff provide essential services and programs for children and adults in Westchester and Fairfield Counties with developmental disabilities that range from autism and neurological impairments to intellectual disabilities, epilepsy and cerebral palsy The organization’s motto is Realizing Tomorrow’s Potential…Today!

For more information, contact Tia Levinson at (914) 937-3800 x353 / tia.levinson@cpwestchester.org

4th Annual Veterans Appreciation Dinner @ Cortlandt Colonial Restaurant
Nov 11 @ 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
4th Annual Veterans Appreciation Dinner @ Cortlandt Colonial Restaurant |  |  |

ASAP Mortgage will be holding their 4th Annual Veterans Appreciation Dinner in recognition of our men and women for their service to our country on Monday, November 11th from 6:30pm-8:30pm at Cortlandt Colonial Restaurant in Cortlandt Manor, NY.

Attendees will enjoy a complimentary buffet dinner, a live DJ, raffles, and giveaways. The dinner is free for veterans and a guest and is also open to the general public at a cost of $60. For more information about the event, please contact Events To Remember at (914) 218-3968 or email PatrickB@EventsRemember.com.

Nov
16
Sat
Celebrate 2019: Normal Rockwell’s 125 Birth Year @ Mamaroneck Public Library
Nov 16 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Celebrate 2019: Normal Rockwell's 125 Birth Year @ Mamaroneck Public Library |  |  |

Coloring Program. Free

Open to all ages. Supplied included.

We will use a Norman Rockwell Coloring Book.

​Norman Rockwell was born on February 3, 1894, in New York City. He was the second son of Nancy and Waring Rockwell. The family moved to Prospect Avenue, Mamaroneck, New York when Norman was 9 years old.

Normal enrolled to Mamaroneck High School until he dropped out to enroll in art classes at the New York School of Art.

Sponsored by Village of Mamaroneck Council of the Arts and the Mamaroneck Library.

Joe Matarese & Friends @ Emelin Theatre
Nov 16 @ 7:00 PM
Joe Matarese & Friends @ Emelin Theatre |  |  |

After a hilarious performance last season, headliner Joe Matarese, (“America’s Got Talent,” “Letterman,” Comedy Central) returns to the Emelin. A New Rochelle resident, Joe will perform with two of New York’s top comics, Preston Gitlin and Daniel Laitman, to deliver two back-to-back shows of raucous stand-up. The shows will also raise awareness and support for The Mental Health Association of Westchester, which promotes mental health through advocacy, community education and direct services.

$5 of every ticket sold to this event will be donated to The Mental Health Association of Westchester.

Nov
17
Sun
THE LITTLE ENGINE THAT COULD EARNS HER WHISTLE @ Emelin Theatre
Nov 17 @ 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
THE LITTLE ENGINE THAT COULD EARNS HER WHISTLE @ Emelin Theatre |  |  |

In this heartwarming new musical, The Little Blue Engine finds a way to conquer her fears and demonstrate the extraordinary power of telling oneself, “I think I can!”

THE LITTLE ENGINE THAT COULD EARNS HER WHISTLE @ Emelin Theatre
Nov 17 @ 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM
THE LITTLE ENGINE THAT COULD EARNS HER WHISTLE @ Emelin Theatre |  |  |

In this heartwarming new musical, The Little Blue Engine finds a way to conquer her fears and demonstrate the extraordinary power of telling oneself, “I think I can!”

Nov
23
Sat
Family Wheel Night Clay Class (Ages 9 – 99) @ Clay Art Center
Nov 23 @ 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Family Wheel Night Clay Class (Ages 9 - 99) @ Clay Art Center |  |  |

Family Wheel Night (Ages 9 – 99)
Saturdays, 6 – 8pm, Oct. 5 or 26 or Nov. 23 or Dec. 21
$45 per person

Have fun in this one-time class for parents, tweens and teens interested in learning to use the potter’s wheel.

Fun for the Whole Family (Ages 9 – 99). Plan a great evening and bond with your family while receiving a lesson from experienced and dedicated ceramic artists. Choose your favorite glaze colors and return in 2 – 3 weeks to pick up your masterpiece. No previous experience necessary! Beginner’s welcome. For more information and to register: https://www.clayartcenter.org/youth-families-classes/family-wheel-10-12-semfb-nzs4z-ypfws

Norm Lewis @ Emelin Theatre
Nov 23 @ 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Norm Lewis @ Emelin Theatre |  |  |

The star of Phantom Of The Opera, Les Miz, Porgy & Bess, The Little Mermaid and more, Norm Lewis is “among the most reliably impressive voices on Broadway”(NY Times) and one of its most sought-after leading men.

Dec
6
Fri
The Lonely Heartstring Band @ Emelin Theatre
Dec 6 @ 8:00 PM
The Lonely Heartstring Band @ Emelin Theatre |  |  |

Combining soulful instrumental virtuosity with soaring three-part harmonies, the band’s original songs and compositions showcase both its considerable talent, and dedication to meaningful roots-conscious music.

Dec
7
Sat
PETER PAN @ Emelin Theatre
Dec 7 @ 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
PETER PAN @ Emelin Theatre |  |  |

This enchanting production based on John Caird and Trevor Nunn’s 1982 adaptation of the J.M. Barrie classic, celebrates childhood and captures the magic of the imagination.

Ornament Making Clay Workshop (Ages 5 – 99) @ Clay Art Center
Dec 7 @ 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM
Ornament Making Clay Workshop (Ages 5 - 99) @ Clay Art Center |  |  |

Ornament Making Clay Workshop (Ages 5 – 99)
Saturday, December 7 or 14, 1:30 – 3:00pm or 3:30 – 5pm
$30 Adults, $20 Children under 12

Handmade with Heart for the Holidays! Looking for something fun to do with your family during the holidays? Clay Art Center’s annual ornament making clay class is a special holiday event. Create a handmade personalized holiday ornament that your family will treasure forever. There are four sessions to choose from on the first two Saturdays in December – December 7 or 14 at 1:30 or 3:30pm. For adults, children, families and friends ages 5 – 99. No previous experience necessary! Beginner’s welcome. Drop In Clay allows adults & children to explore their inner artist in this 2 hour introduction to clay. Professional ceramic artists guide themed weekly hand-building projects, no previous experience necessary. Children under 12 must attend with a guardian enrolled in the class. Space is limited. Tickets go on sale at the front desk 10am the day of class, call us at 914-937-2047 to register. First come first served. For more information: https://www.clayartcenter.org/saturday-drop-in

PETER PAN @ Emelin Theatre
Dec 7 @ 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM
PETER PAN @ Emelin Theatre |  |  |

This enchanting production based on John Caird and Trevor Nunn’s 1982 adaptation of the J.M. Barrie classic, celebrates childhood and captures the magic of the imagination.

Dec
8
Sun
Weekends on the Wheel Clay Class (Ages 9 – 99) @ Clay Art Center
Dec 8 @ 12:30 PM – 2:30 PM
Weekends on the Wheel Clay Class (Ages 9 - 99) @ Clay Art Center |  |  |

Weekends on the Wheel (Ages 9 – 99)
Sundays, 12:30 – 2:30pm, December 8 or 15
$45 per person

Take a spin on the potter’s wheel in this one-time class for parents, tweens and teens. This guided class is led by enthusiastic artists with experience teaching both children and adults. Treat yourself to some family fun as you get your hands dirty while creating memories and art. Beginners are welcome and no previous experience is necessary. For more information and to register: https://www.clayartcenter.org/youth-families-classes?category=One%20Time%20Classes

Dec
12
Thu
MAMARONECK CHORUS @ Emelin Theatre
Dec 12 @ 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
MAMARONECK CHORUS @ Emelin Theatre |  |  |

Steph Chinn, MAS music teacher and long-time Mamaroneck resident, will reprise a very special, community-based project: A multi-age musical event featuring musicians and singers from the Mamaroneck/Larchmont area.

Dec
13
Fri
MAMARONECK CHORUS @ Emelin Theatre
Dec 13 @ 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
MAMARONECK CHORUS @ Emelin Theatre |  |  |

Steph Chinn, MAS music teacher and long-time Mamaroneck resident, will reprise a very special, community-based project: A multi-age musical event featuring musicians and singers from the Mamaroneck/Larchmont area.

Dec
14
Sat
Ornament Making Clay Workshop (Ages 5 – 99) @ Clay Art Center
Dec 14 @ 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM
Ornament Making Clay Workshop (Ages 5 - 99) @ Clay Art Center |  |  |

Ornament Making Clay Workshop (Ages 5 – 99)
Saturday, December 7 or 14, 1:30 – 3:00pm or 3:30 – 5pm
$30 Adults, $20 Children under 12

Handmade with Heart for the Holidays! Looking for something fun to do with your family during the holidays? Clay Art Center’s annual ornament making clay class is a special holiday event. Create a handmade personalized holiday ornament that your family will treasure forever. There are four sessions to choose from on the first two Saturdays in December – December 7 or 14 at 1:30 or 3:30pm. For adults, children, families and friends ages 5 – 99. No previous experience necessary! Beginner’s welcome. Drop In Clay allows adults & children to explore their inner artist in this 2 hour introduction to clay. Professional ceramic artists guide themed weekly hand-building projects, no previous experience necessary. Children under 12 must attend with a guardian enrolled in the class. Space is limited. Tickets go on sale at the front desk 10am the day of class, call us at 914-937-2047 to register. First come first served. For more information: https://www.clayartcenter.org/saturday-drop-in

Dec
15
Sun
Weekends on the Wheel Clay Class (Ages 9 – 99) @ Clay Art Center
Dec 15 @ 12:30 PM – 2:30 PM
Weekends on the Wheel Clay Class (Ages 9 - 99) @ Clay Art Center |  |  |

Weekends on the Wheel (Ages 9 – 99)
Sundays, 12:30 – 2:30pm, December 8 or 15
$45 per person

Take a spin on the potter’s wheel in this one-time class for parents, tweens and teens. This guided class is led by enthusiastic artists with experience teaching both children and adults. Treat yourself to some family fun as you get your hands dirty while creating memories and art. Beginners are welcome and no previous experience is necessary. For more information and to register: https://www.clayartcenter.org/youth-families-classes?category=One%20Time%20Classes