WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. A concert for kids, a computer skills class and an opportunity to buy or refill your MetroCard outside the White Plains Galleria are a few of the events happening in White Plains this week.
Monday, Aug. 20
The Bierkos : 2 p.m.-3 p.m. The White Plains Library will host The Bierkos , a husband-and-wife duo who will present original songs about summer and childrens books. This program is for children in grades one through six. White Plains Library, 100 Martine Ave.
Conservation Board : 8 p.m. The citys conservation board will meet in the council chambers at City Hall at 255 Main St.
TROVE @ The Movies : 7 p.m.-8:45 p.m. The TROVE Summer Film Festival continues at the White Plains Library with the Disney-Pixar animated film Cars 2. The 106-minute movie is rated G. White Plains Library, 100 Martine Ave.
Tuesday, Aug. 21
Westchester Historical Preservation Committee : 4 p.m. This committee will meet in the planning conference room on the fourth floor of the Westchester County office building at 148 Martine Ave.
Storybook Art : 4:30 p.m.-5 p.m. Donald Crews will introduce children in grades one through five to new art media by focusing on a picture book and the techniques its artist employs; the children will then create their own projects. White Plains Library, 100 Martine Ave.
Planning Board : 7 p.m. The citys Planning Board will meet in the council chambers of City Hall, 255 Main St.
Wednesday, Aug. 22
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 1981 : 2 p.m.4 p.m. Filmmaker Ricardo Trogi recalls the events surrounding his familys move to a new neighborhood when he was 11 years old and finding his first love. The 102-minute film is directed by Ricardo Trogi and is in French with subtitles. White Plains Library, 100 Martine Ave.
Mouse and Window Skills : 7:30 p.m.8 p.m. Learn how to use the computer mouse, including point and click, pull-down menus and scroll bars. Students will also learn basic Windows functions such as opening and closing programs, minimize/maximize and how to start a computer session at the Library. Pre-registration required, and can be done in-person at the Reference Desk or by calling 914-422-1480. White Plains Library, 100 Martine Ave.
Thursday, Aug. 23
Metro Card Van : 1:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m. MetroCards can be bought and refilled at the MetroCard Van , provided by the Westchester County Department of Transportation in conjunction with the MTA New York City Transit Authority . For more information on the MetroCard Mobile Van and other MetroCard locations, call the Bee-Line Hotline at 914-813-7777. White Plains Galleria, near the corner of Main Street and Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard.
A Story From Puerto Rico : 4:30 p.m.-5 p.m. The White Plains Library K-2 Club for children in kindergarten through second grade will hold an afterschool story time, along with a craft and cookie snack. White Plains Library, 100 Martine Ave.
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