YONKERS, N.Y. – Here are some of the top events in the city this week. For more events in and around Yonkers, see our expanded events calendar.
Wednesday, Jan. 23
Winter Story and Craft: 4 p.m. The Will Branch of the Yonkers Public Library invites parents and children to listen to a winter story and make arts and craft projects. Registration is limited. Please call 914-337-1500 for more information. Will Branch, Yonkers Public Library, 1500 Central Park Ave.
Comedy Night: 7 p.m. The weekly comedy night at Empire City Casino will be headlined by Rob Cantrell, a finalist on “Last Comic Standing” and a man who has appeared on Comedy Central and HBO. Comics Chris Strait and MC Akaash Singh will also be at the event. Admission is $5 for Empire Club members and $15 for non-members. Elite members will be admitted free. All attendees receive a free drink ticket. Good Time Room, Empire City Casino, 811 Yonkers Ave.
Thursday, Jan 24.
Benefit for Breezy Point: 7 p.m. Xaviars X20 On The Hudson will host a fundraiser for victims of Hurricane Sandy living in Breezy Point, Queens. Tickets are $200 and include food, drinks, raffles and live music by Breezy Point's own, “Hell or High Water” band. The cost of tickets is tax deductible. For more information contact Robert.F.Murphy@citi.com. Xavier’s X20, 71 Water Grant St.