EASTCHESTER, N.Y. There's plenty of activities this weekend at local libraries, a Special Education Parent Teacher Association fundraiser at Mickey Spillane's and a night of rock and roll in White Plains. For more, see our events calendar .
Friday, May 4
Japanese Children's Day: 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. A day of Japanese culture for children includes hands-on activities and demonstrations. Tuckahoe Public Library, 71 Columbus Ave. Tuckahoe.
EPL Film Series: 1 p.m. The Eastchester Public Library presents "Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy," a 2011 espionage film starring Gary Oldman based on John Le Carre's 1974 novel. Eastchester Public Library, 11 Oakridge Place, Eastchester.
Adventure Rabbi: 6:15 p.m. Rabbi Jamie Korngold, the Adventure Rabbi, will join with the Westchester Reform Temple community for Friday evening services. Korngold's talk will "bring the outside in" in the temple's LEED Silver Certified Sanctuary. Westchester Reform Temple, 255 Mamaroneck Road, Scarsdale.
SEPTA fundraiser: 7-11 p.m. Eastchester's Special Education Parent Teacher Association fundraiser includes an open bar, appetizers, live music, 50/50 raffle, prize raffles and a door prize. Tickets, which cost $50, can be purchased at the door or by calling (914) 268-0020. Mickey Spillane's, 431 White Plains Road, Eastchester, N.Y.
Saturday, May 5
Sustainable Scarsdale Day: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Exhibits, presentations and workshops on sustainable living, presented by the Scarsdale Forum, Village Trustees and Board of Education. There will be an alternative-fueled car show, lunch and a free Tom Chapin concert from 2-3 p.m. Scarsdale Middle School, 134 Mamaroneck Road, Scarsdale.
Tree Planting: 10:30 a.m. There will be a ceremonial tree planting at the Tuckahoe Public Library to mark Arbor Day and the library's 100th year. Tuckahoe Public Library, 71 Columbus Ave., Tuckahoe.
Adult Night of Rock: 7:30 p.m. Three rock bands with strong Scarsdale ties perform at Vintage Bar in White Plains to benefit the Scarsdale Teen Center. DB6, We Stole the Kids and Skyfactor will entertain, with 107.1 The Peak's Jimmy Fink hosting. Raffles and a silent auction. $45 in advance , $55 at the door. Vintage Bar, 171 Main St., White Plains.
Sunday, May 6
Lullaby of Broadway: 2 p.m. Participants will have an opportunity to view a variety of video clips presented by Richard Knox highlighting outstanding musicals composed by George and Ira Gershwin, Rodgers and Hart, Kern and Hammerstein, Frank Loesser, Bernstein and Sondheim, Irving Berlin, Cole Porter, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Lerner and Loewe, George M. Cohan, Rodgers and Hammerstein and Jule Styne. Eastchester Public Library, 11 Oakridge Place, Eastchester.
Artist reception: 2-5 p.m. There will be a reception for Bronxville Women's Club May Artist of the Month Joanne Roy. Bronxville Women's Club, 135 Midland Ave., Bronxville.
Great Opera Choruses: 4 p.m. The New Chorale Society performs its final concert of the season, performing a program of opera choruses, including some Gilbert and Sullivan. The 48-member chorus will be accompanied by a professional orchestra. Hitchcock Presbyterian Church, 6 Greenacres Ave., Scarsdale.
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