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Sarah Lawrence College Poetry Festival April 21-23 ~Bronxville~

Since 2003, the Sarah Lawrence College Poetry Festival has presented emerging and established poets from across the country alongside current Sarah Lawrence undergraduate and graduate student readers. Our mission is to bring a wide array of contemporary poetic voices to campus and to celebrate the art form. The weekend includes craft talks, panels, book signings, receptions, open mics, and more. All events are free and open to the public.

The Festival was founded by students and continues as a student-run endeavor, thanks to those who volunteer each year to plan every aspect of the weekend.


Location: Sarah Lawrence College, 1 Mead Way, Bronxville

Spoken Interludes Presents Authors Melissa Clark, Elinor Lipman, & Kaitlyn Greenidge April 21 ~Harrison~

    A salon for stories since 1996. All shows open to the public.

  • Award-winner, New York Times food writer, Melissa Clark, reads from her new book, Dinner: Changing the Game.
  • Award-winning, bestselling writer, Elinor Lipman, reads from her novel, On Turpentine Lane.
  • Award-winning writer, Kaitlyn Greenidge, reads from her debut novel, We Love You, Charlie Freeman.

Location: Harrison Tavern, 7 Purdy Street, Harrison

Spring Gala Honoring Maestro Anton Coppola at The Fountainhead April 21 ~Yonkers~

Maestro Anton Coppola started his career at the age of eight with the Metropolitan Opera Childrens Chorus.

In the 1950s and 1960s, Coppola was the musical director of six Broadway musicals, including Silk Stockings, Bravo Giovanni and The Boy Friend.

Coppola helped to found Opera Tampa in 1996 and served as its Founding Artistic Director.

He retired from the position in 2012. Coppola was honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Puccini Foundation and recognized by the Italian government as Cavaliere, Gran Ufficiale.


Cost: $150.00

Location: The Fountainhead, 55 Quaker Ridge Road, New Rochelle

The Jayhawks at Tarrytown Music Hall April 21

The incredible harmonies and distinctive arrangements of The Jayhawks set them apart from the rest of the Minneapolis music scene that emerged in the 1980s. By the early 90’s they became a driving force and inspiration behind the growing Americana movement.


Tickets: $38.00 to $68.00

Location: Tarrytown Music Hall, 13 Main Street, Tarrytown

Metropolitan Klezmer at Emelin Theatre April 21 ~Mamaroneck~

The full complement of Klezmer’s eight piece band returns to the Emelin bringing their eclectic exuberance to Yiddish musical genres, as they re-invent tradition with both irreverence and respect!


Times: 8:00 p.m.

Tickets: $27.00 or $35.00

Location: Emelin Theatre, 153 Library Lane, Mamaroneck

Seldom Scene at Emelin Theatre April 21 ~Mamaroneck~

Seldom Scene has been one of the best loved, most influential bands in bluegrass for more than 45 years. Although banjo player Ben Eldridge, the last remaining original member of the band, has recently retired, the soaring vocals, superb instrumental prowess, outside-the-box material, and sheer joy that have characterized the band from the start are unchanged.


Times: 8:00 p.m.

Tickets: $42.00 or $49.00

Location: Emelin Theatre, 153 Library Lane, Mamaroneck

Up to 46% OFF Paint Nights in Westchester

A local artist promotes a fun, casual atmosphere and provides guidance to budding Picassos as they paint, sip cocktails, and converse with the rest of the group. No need to break out the easel, Paint Nite provides all supplies so guests can focus on a night of fun and creativity. In case it’s not obvious, Paint Nite isn’t a class—it’s a painting party.

SOURCE: Groupon

  • April 3: Havana Central, Yonkers
  • April 4: TGI Fridays, Yonkers
  • April 5: Bistro Z in Doubletree by Hilton, Tarrytown
  • April 9: Vega Mexican Cuisine, Hartsdale
  • April 13: Rockwells, Pelham
  • April 13: Applebees, New Rochelle
  • April 14: The Heritage, Yonkers
  • April 17: Havana Cetnral, Yonkers
  • April 18: Pizza & Brew, Scarsdale
  • April 18: TGIF Firday’s, Yonkers
  • April 21: UNO Pizzeria & Grill, Yonkers
  • April 23: Vega Mexican Cuisine, Hartsdale
  • April 27: Applebee’s, New Rochelle
  • April 27: Rockwells, Pelham
  • April 30: Saw Mill Tavern, Ardsley
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