Where: Veteran's Memorial Park, 100 Crystal St, in Harrison
When: Sunday, Sept. 15 at noon
Cost: $15 for adults, $15 for children 12 and older, and children under 12 are free.
Description:There will be plenty of good food and fun. Tickets available at the picnic.
Hastings-on-Hudson: Hastings Jazz Benefit Concert
Where: The First Reformed Church of Hastings, 24 Farragut Ave Hastings-On-Hudson.
When: Saturday, Sept. 14 at 4 p.m.
Why go: For the third consecutive year, a benefit concert will raise funds for Hastings Helps the Hungry and The Sharing Community of Yonkers. Three-time Grammy winning bassist John Patitucci will lead his band in the evening of jazz. There will be a silent auction.
Irvington: Church Attic Sale
Where:Irvington Presbyterian Church, 25 N Broadway, Irvington, NY
When: Friday, Sept. 13 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday, Sept. 14 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Why go: The Presbyterian Church is throwing is annual attic sale Friday and Saturday. Stop by to browse a selection of household items, clothing, books, collectibles and more.
Mount Vernon: Benedict Arnold as a British General
Where: St. Paul's Church N.H.S., 897 S. Columbus Av. in Mt. Vernon
When: Saturday, Sept.14, 1 p.m.
Description: Enjoy a living history performance exploring the experiences of Benedict Arnold as a general in the British Army during his invasion of Connecticut, his home state, in 1781. There’s also a 3 p.m. tour of the historic church and Bell Tower, as well as the cemetery, one of the nation’s oldest burial yards.
North Salem: The American Gold Cup
When: Through Sunday, Sept. 15
Where: Old Salem Farm, 190 June Rd. in North Salem
Cost: $10 for children 12 and under and seniors 65 and older; $15 for adults. Children under 3 enter for free.
Why go: The renowned equestrian event – the American Gold Cup – has come to Northern Westchester for the second year in a row. It showcases world-class equestrian competition's sheer equine power, speed and excitement. Cheer on the country's top riders and their equine partners as they compete to win the prestigious 43rd annual American Gold Cup trophy. Tickets are available at www.theamericangoldcup.com at the gate or by calling 800.237.8924
Putnam Valley: Oktoberfest!
Where: 11 Kramers Pond Rd, Putnam Valley, N.Y
When: Saturday, Sept. 14, 3 p.m. to 10 p.m. and Sunday, Sept. 15, noon to 8 p.m.
Description: Oktoberfest at the German American Club! Come have a wonderful time under a giant tent and visit our clubhouse! The event will feature live bands, authentic German and American foods, imported beers, Viennese Cafe and more. The will also be a free bouncy tent and kids activities. Parking is free and there is an ATM on site. Go towww.gac1936.com or call 845-528-5800 for more info.
When: Sunday, Sept. 15, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: Scarsdale Library, Olmsted Road and Post Road, Scarsdale, NY
Description: The Friends of the Scarsdale Public Library is ending it's annual book sale, which began Sept. 6, on Sunday with a blowout sale. The Book Sale boasts more than 60,000 almost-new and out-of-print books, including bestsellers, classics, biographies, fiction, parenting, cooking, art and antiques, computers, humor, self-help, drama, religion, business and poetry. All books are presorted into categories for the buyer’s convenience. There is also a large selection of books for children, as well as DVDs, CDs, books on tape, and sheet music.
Sleepy Hollow: Immaculate Conception Parish Weekend Feast
Where: 199 North Broadway, Sleepy Hollow
When: Friday, Sept. 13 and Saturday, Sept. 14, 6 to 10 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 15, 5 to 9 p.m.
Cost: Free (raffle tickets for Mini Cooper are $100; general raffle tickets for money prizes, $20 or 6 for $100.)
Description: Everyone’s welcome to the annual festival/fundraiser for Sleepy Hollow’s Immaculate Conception Church. Italian food including pizza, frita, sausage and peppers, spaghetti and meatballs, along with burgers, hotdogs, wine, beer and soda. Games, fun for all, with bouncy rides for the kids. Enter a raffle to win a 2014 Mini Cooper Countryman listed at $27,145 or money prizes up to $5,000.
Somers: Gaming Club at Library
When: Friday, Sept. 13 at 3 p.m.
Where: Somers Library, Route 139 & Reis Park, Somers, NY
Description: The library staff is asking students to join them to play all different types of games from video games (Nintendo Wii & PS3), to board games, card games, and any other type of game you want. It is open to both middle school and high school students.
When: Saturday, Sept. 14 at 10 a.m.
Where: St Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church, 761 King St, Rye Brook, N
Description: Fundraiser for St. Paul's Church and Child Care Center. Food, games, prizes, jumping castles, vendors. Rain Date Sept. 21.
Tarrytown-Sleepy Hollow: 9-11 Ceremony
When:Sunday, September 15, 9 a.m.
Where: The Washington Street side of Patriot’s Park, north of the entrance to the park. There is a 9-11 monument located near the brook on that side of the park.
Description: The Fire Departments of the Villages of Tarrytown and Sleepy Hollow will be conducting their annual 9-11 Ceremony this Sunday. Fire Department personnel will be assembling in the park between 8:30 a.m. and 8:45 a.m.
Where: Court Street, between Martine Ave. & Main St.
When: Sunday, Sept.15, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Description: The White Plains Cares Coalition along with the White Plains Youth Bureau and the City of White Plains is proud to present the 1st Annual Wellness Week from Sunday, September 15 - Monday, September 23. Wellness Week promotes "LIVING WELLNESS" by celebrating the Eight Dimensions of Wellness - emotional, intellectual, physical, financial, occupational, spiritual, environmental, and social wellness. Wellness Week will start with a Kick-Off Event on Sunday, September 15 from 1:00 – 4:00 PM on Court Street (between Martine Ave. & Main St.) in the heart of downtown White Plains. The Kick-Off event is being sponsored by Crossfit Westchester, Crunch Fitness, and Sancia Health Care Inc. The event will feature interactive dance and fitness demonstrations, information tables from area wellness providers, music, and fun activities for kids and the whole family.