EASTCHESTER, N.Y. There are plenty of events scheduled for Eastchester and Tuckahoe residents this week. Enjoy Columbus Day festivities on Monday or attend the Board of Education meeting on Tuesday. See our Events Page for a complete list of local and county events.
Monday, Oct. 8
Columbus Day: See our list of what is open and closed this holiday .
Columbus Day carnival: 1 to 6 p.m. The Columbus Day carnival will wrap up at Lake Isle Country Club. 660 White Plains Road, Eastchester.
SARG Fitness Womens Boot Camp: 8 p.m. This class delivers one hour of high-intensity fun and motivating exercise to help women get and stay in shape. Participants perform cardio and strength training in a team environment. $18. 480 New Rochelle Road, Bronxville.
Tuesday, Oct. 9
Board of Education: 8 p.m. There will be a Board of Education work session for parents and PTA members. 550 White Plains Road, Eastchester.
Language classes for adults: Learn to speak Italian at the Westchester Italian Cultural Center. From 9:45 a.m. to 11:15 a.m., instructor Leslie Poole Petit will concentrate on active communication in Italian. From 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., classes will focus on increasing vocabulary and language comprehension. From 1:15 p.m. to 2:45 p.m., students will learn everyday communication skills. $375 for 10 classes. 24 Depot Square, Tuckahoe.
Learn about real estate: 7 p.m. Learn secrets about how to get your home ready for the market, how homes are prices and why appraisals are so important. $35. 177 Pondfield Road, Bronxville.
Wednesday, Oct. 10
Cooking classes: 6:30 p.m. The jewels of the Italian forest, rich chestnuts, fresh walnuts, and earthy mushrooms, usher in the seasons chilly nights and inspire this collection of warming autumn recipes. From pasta alle delizie dautunno to polenta con sugo di salsiccia e vitello, concluding with a dessert ai frutti di bosco. Presented by Rosanna DiMichele. $50. 24 Depot Square, Tuckahoe.
Zoning Board meeting: 7:30 p.m. The Tuckahoe Zoning Board will hear applications and public hearings for local changes. 65 Main St., Tuckahoe.
Thursday, Oct. 11
Mommy and Me Italian Class: 10:30 a.m. Teachers will engage children by immersing them in the Italian language through age-appropriate activities. Designed for children ages 1-3. $200. 24 Depot Square, Tuckahoe.
College fair: 7 p.m. Eastchester High School will host college representatives for juniors and seniors heading toward their degrees. 550 White Plains Road, Eastchester.