WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. – Sidewalk sales, a film screening in honor of Sept. 11 and a martial arts demonstration are a few of the events happening in White Plains this weekend.
Friday, Sept. 14
White Plains Sidewalk Sales: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sidewalk sales continue Friday through Sunday at the following locations:
- American Terrain Outdoors, 175 East Post Road, 914-682-3971
- Be In Touch Wireless, 54 Mamaroneck Ave., 914-993-9399
- Fair Deal Cafe, 253 Mamaroneck Ave., 914-946-3000
- Fashion Town, 181 Martine Ave., 914-289-0121
- Green Mountain Energy, 445 Hamilton Ave., 914-220-8388
- Mamaroneck Party & Discounts, 120 Mamaroneck Ave., 914-328-3282
- Straight A’s, 180 E. Post Road, 914-437-8922
- W.P. Fashion, 180 Martine Ave., 914-684-9655
Fun With Toddlers – “School Fun”: 11 a.m.-11:30 a.m. Songs, games, activities and stories for children 20-29 months old with caregivers. White Plains Library, 100 Martine Ave.
Saturday, Sept. 15
“New York Says Thank You” Film Screening: 2 p.m.-4 p.m. The Volunteer Center’s 9/11 Week of Service and Remembrance concludes with a screening of the film “New York Says Thank You” by the New York Says Thank You Foundation. White Plains Library, 100 Martine Ave.
An Evening of Opera, Spirituals & Broadway: 7 p.m. The Beta Zeta Boule Foundation Inc. presents the Annual Scholarship Benefit, featuring members of the Metropolitan Opera of New York. Tickets may be bought online. White Plains Performing Arts Center, 11 City Place.
Sunday, Sept. 16
“Under the Same Moon (La Misma Luna)”: 2 p.m.-4:30 p.m. This movie tells the parallel stories of 9-year-old Carlitos and his mother, Rosario. In the hopes of providing a better life for her son, Rosario works illegally in the U.S. while her mother cares for Carlitos back in Mexico. Unexpected circumstances drive both Rosario and Carlitos to embark on their own journeys in a desperate attempt to reunite. Along the way, mother and son face challenges and obstacles but never lose hope that they will one day be together again. White Plains Library, 100 Martine Ave.
Warriors Within – Martial Arts Classic: 3 p.m. Some of China’s most extraordinary martial arts masters will demonstrate Chinese Kung Fu, empty hand forms and advanced weapons skills, some of which have never been seen outside of mainland China. The event is a gathering of China and the United States’ elite and internationally known Grandmasters, and is hosted by Red Hawk productions and the Shaolin Black Tiger Kung Fu System. Tickets are $86.50, $56.50, 36.50 and 26.50 and may be bought at the County Center Box Office, through Ticketmaster online or by phone at 1-800-345-7500 (additional service fees will apply). Westchester County Center, 198 Central Ave.