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.