Here’s a look at what's happening around Rye, Rye Brook and Port Chester this week, including government meetings and community events. See our events listings for more.
Monday, Sept. 3 – Labor Day
All libraries, government buildings, and post offices are closed.
Tuesday, Sept. 4
Blind Brook Schools Open
Rye Library Opens at 1 p.m.
Art Exhibit “Just A Moment” – 1 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Exhibit by Susan Scher at the Rye Free Reading Room, 1061 Boston Post Road, Rye.
Incoming Port Chester Kindergarten Ice Cream Social – 1:30 p.m. King Street Elementary School, 697 King St., Port Chester.
Spin A Yarn – 2 p.m. – 4 p.m. Join area knitters for a weekly handwork circle at Rye Free Reading Room, 1061 Boston Post Road, Rye.
Rye Storyteller’s Guild – 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. Join adult story lovers at monthly meetings to share traditional and personal tales and trade tips on storytelling techniques. The theme this month is “Sleeping Ugly and Her Cousins,” bring along a fractured fairy tale or variant of a well-known folktale. Rye Free Reading Room, 1061 Boston Post Road, Rye.
Bob Dylan & His Band/Capitol Theatre Opening Night – 8 p.m. Capitol Theatre, 149 Westchester Ave,, Port Chester. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. This show is sold out
Port Chester Board of Trustees – 7 p.m. Village Courtroom, 350 North Main St., Port Chester.
Rye Planning Commission Meeting – 7 p.m. Rye City Hall, 1051 Boston Post Road, Rye.
Rye Brook Zoning Board of Appeals – 8 p.m. Village Hall, 938 King St., Rye Brook.
Wednesday, Sept. 5
Rye City School District Opening Day
Port Chester Schools Opening Day
Wiggle & Giggle Time – 9:30 a.m., 10:15 a.m. and 11 a.m. Children will wiggle to music, giggle to funny rhymes, and pretend to be wild and wonderful animals in this lively interactive program at the Rye Free Reading Room every Wednesday and Friday. 1061 Boston Post Road, Rye.
Rye City Council Meeting – 8 p.m. Rye City Hall Council Chambers, 1051 Boston Post Road, Rye.
Thursday, Sept. 6
Tales For Tots – 10 a.m. Children’s librarians read simple picture books, lead finger plays, and sing songs to encourage language development and instill a love of stories in children learning to talk. Rye Free Reading Room, 1061 Boston Post Road, Rye.
Rye Fashion’s Night Out – 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. Join the global initiative to highlight fashion and support local retail with events at shops around Purchase Street in Rye.
“The Slave War of 1812” Lecture – 6 p.m. Talk by Pulitzer Prize winner Alan Taylor. Jay Heritage Center at 1745 Jay Property, 210 Boston Post Road, Rye. Free.
Rye Brook Environmental Conservation Council – 7:30 p.m. Village Hall, 938 King St., Rye Brook.
Rye Brook Technology and Communication Commission – 8 p.m. Village Hall, 938 King St., Rye Brook.
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