WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. Events happening around White Plains this week include a music screening tour to promote community involvement, a Summer Jeopardy game at the library and half-priced green fees and golf lessons at a county golf course.
Monday, July 16
Public Safety & Security Committee Meeting : 9 a.m. The committee will consider an act authorizing $961,000 in bonds to fund a capital project allowing the county to buy new hardware, licenses and consulting services to replace the Probation Criminal Court Offender Management System. View the full agenda on the Westchester County website . 148 Martine Ave., 8th Floor, White Plains.
2012 Give Back Music Screening Tour : 11 a.m. The White Plains Youth Bureau will host the tour, which is promoting the Give Back for Kids Campaign through the Give Back song and music video (www.GiveBack4Kids.org). The tour is also the first phase of an awareness strategy to promote the urgent need to attract adults and youth who desire to help children through community volunteerism. Reckson Building, 360 Hamilton Ave.
Summer Jeopardy : 4:30 p.m.-5 p.m. Celebrate the Trove summer theme of Dream Big! with Jeopardy. Join a team and play a summer-themed trivia game based on the popular television game show. This program is suited for grades two through six. White Plains Library, 100 Martine Ave.
Trove @ the Movies : 7 p.m.-8:45 p.m. The White Plains Library childrens room, known as the Trove, continues its Summer Film Festival with The Muppets. The 103-minute movie is rated PG for some mild rude humor. White Plains Library, 100 Martine Ave.
Board of Education Meeting : 7:30 p.m. The board will meet at Education House at 5 Homeside Lane.
Tuesday, July 17
Golf Lessons and Green Fees 50 Percent Off : Maple Moore Golf Club will offer a 50 percent discount on green fees and golf lessons in celebration of Westchester Parks' 50th anniversary . The club is one of five to do so. The Mohansic and Saxon Woods golf courses will offer the same deal on Aug. 23 and Sept. 17, respectively. Maple Moore Golf Course, 1128 North St.
Childrens Bereavement Group : 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. Gildas Club Westchester has begun offering a bereavement group to give peer support to children ages 5-12 who have lost a family member or friend due to cancer. There is no charge. Participants will use activities such as art, poetry, games and stories to help them express their feelings and join with others who have had similar experiences. For more information, contact Jen Scully at 914-644-8844. Gilda's Club, 80 Maple Ave.
Wednesday, July 18
White Plains Farmers Market : 8 a.m.-4 p.m. The market is on Court Street between Martine Avenue and Main Street, and will be open 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesdays through Nov. 21.
Foreign Film Festival : The White Plains Library will show a Norwegian film, with subtitles, called The Bothersome Man. The movie is about 40-year-old Andreas, who arrives in a strange city with no memory of how he got there. He is presented with a job, an apartment even a wife. But before long, Andreas notices that something is wrong. Andreas makes an attempt to escape the city, but he discovers theres no way out. White Plains Library, 100 Martine Ave.
Thursday, July 19
Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2007 : 10:15 a.m.-11:45 a.m. Learn how to create a simple spreadsheet using Microsoft Excel 2007. White Plains Library, 100 Martine Ave.
Traumatic Brain Injury Support Group : 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. Join other survivors of traumatic brain injuries and their caregivers. Contact Janet Goodman by phone at 914-597-2237 or by email for more information. Burke Rehabilitation Hospital, Harris Parlor, 785 Mamaroneck Ave.
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