WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. A gem and jewelry show, a live performance of all-girl bands and a night of fondue and magic for fathers and daughters are some of the events happening in White Plains this weekend.
International Gem and Jewelry Show : Noon 6 p.m. Gem and jewelry exhibitors from around the world will offer a large selection of all kinds, including loose colored gemstones, fine finished jewelry, fashion jewelry, beads and more. There also will be discounts of 20 to 40 percent off regular retail prices. Admission is $8, and children 8 years old or younger are not allowed. The show continues from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. The show will return Nov. 30, Dec. 1 and Dec. 2. Westchester County Center, 198 Central Ave.
TROVE @ the Movies Cars 2 : 34:45 p.m. The TROVE Summer Film Festival presents the Disney-Pixar animated film "Cars 2". The 106-minute movie is rate G. White Plains Library, 100 Martine Ave.
A-Sides Live Music @ DAE : 7:30 p.m. John Chattman of the Music Conservatory of Westchester and the Digital Arts Experience brings more live music to White Plains with A-Sides Live. This month, five all-girl bands will perform. They include: Left in the Attic , Emily Angell , American Pinups , Honey and Teen . Tickets are $10, plus a service fee and can be bought online.
Toy Time with Dinosaurs : 14 p.m. Dinosaurs are visiting the White Plains Library childrens room, also known as the TROVE. Enjoy creative, imaginary play with the TROVEs collection of dinosaurs. White Plains Library, 100 Martine Ave.
Coping With Irene : 1-4 p.m. To assist families who were impacted by Tropical Storm Irene, and those who are vulnerable to future storms and flooding in their current homes, the Westchester County Long-Term Recovery Coalition is hosting an informational session about natural disasters. St. Thomas Episcopal Church, 168 W. Boston Post Road, Mamaroneck.
Bikers for Babies Kickoff Concert : 38 p.m. There will be a benefit concert featuring local rock groups to kickoff the March of Dimes Bikers for Babies event Sept. 30. Performers this Sunday include Geoff Hartwell, Gil Parris, Mark Hitt with Budgie, the Psycodelics and Sundown, which gathered the bands for the event. Elements Food & Spirits, 161 Mamaroneck Ave.
FUN-Do Night with the Kids : Fathers and daughters can enjoy a four-course fondue meal while being entertained by magician Mike Kirschners card tricks and metal-bending magic. Children will receive chocolate-covered strawberries and a personalized card at the end of the meal. The cost is $34.95 per adult and $24.95 for those 16 and under (three-course meal). No discounts, promotions or coupons will be accepted. Reservations are required and can be done online or by calling 914-993-6358 after noon. The Melting Pot, 30 Mamaroneck Ave.
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