WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. – A back-to-school picnic, a financial literacy seminar at the library and a live WWE event at the Westchester County Center are a few of the things happening in White Plains this weekend.
Fun With Toddlers – Leaves, Leaves, Leaves: 11–11:30 a.m. The White Plains Library children’s room will offer songs, games, activities, and stories for children 20- to 29-months-old with caregivers. White Plains Library, 100 Martine Ave.
Post Road Back-To-School Picnic: 6–7:30 p.m. Post Road School families can enjoy crafts and games for the children, such as sack races, spoon and egg races, tug of war, balloon races, and other picni-type activities. There also will be face painting, sand art tables, tattoo tables, create-your-own jewelry and more. The picnic will be on the fields or inside the gym if it rains. Post Road School, 175 West Post Road.
Financial Literacy: 2–3:30 p.m. Learn budgeting tips and how to manage your money. The program is part of the Allstate Readiness Series and will be presented by Luz Barrera. White Plains Library, 100 Martine Ave.
WWE Raw Live Event: 7:30 p.m. Due to John Cena's injury, the "World's Largest Athlete," the 7-foot Big Show will face CM Punk for the WWE Championship. Paul Heyman will be in CM Punk’s corner. See Rey Mysterio and Sin Cara take on The Miz and Tensai in a Raw tag team match. Also see Zack Ryder, the Funkasaurus Brodus Clay, Raw General Manager AJ, Layla and many more Raw Superstars. Tickets range from $36.50 to $96.50 and can be bought at ticketmaster.com or by calling 1-800-745-3000. Westchseter County Center, 198 Central Ave.
Masterwork Conversations presents Vienna: 2–3:15 p.m. The Friends of the White Plains Public Library present the third annual memorial concert in honor of Robert Mills, past president of the group, accomplished pianist, church organist, songster and beloved longtime library volunteer. The program will include performances of classical Vienna composers, including Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Ludwig Van Beethoven. It concludes with the fiery gypsy rhythms of Brahms who made Vienna his home for the last three decades of his life. White Plains Library, 100 Martine Ave.