YONKERS, N.Y. From a cross country meet to a job fair, heres whats happening around Yonkers this weekend. Check out our events page for more listings.
Friday, Oct. 12
East Coast: 10 p.m. East Coast, New Yorks Ultimate Party Band, will be performing live at Empire City Casino at Yonkers Raceway. They will be joined by special guest Estee Maria for the performance. Empire City Casino at Yonkers Raceway, 810 Yonkers Ave.
Lord & Taylor Hiring Job Fair : 12 p.m. The job fair will continue as the retailer continues its search for applicants for seasonal day and night part-time positions in sales areas, stock and fine jewelry. Lord & Taylor, Westchesters Ridge Hill, 1 Ridge Hill Road.
Saturday, Oct. 13
Crown Trophy Meet : 8:30 a.m. Children 14 years and younger are invited to run in races of various lengths, from 100 yards to a mile, in the citys Crown Trophy meet. Admission is free. Tibbetts Brook Park, 355 Midland Ave.
Be An Artist Apprentice : 1 p.m. Join teaching artist in residence Eric Velasquez as he demonstrates how to create and draw stories with an eye to Jerry Pinkneys famous themes. Free with museum admission. Hudson River Museum, 511 Warburton Ave.
Family Reading and Conversations : 12 p.m. Join Public Historian Kathleen Hulser as she leads family readings and discussions of books from the Civil War era. This week, the book will be Little Women, by Louisa May Alcott. Yonkers Riverfront Library, 1 Larkin Center.
Sunday, Oct. 14
Family Art Projects: Moon, Time and Tides : 1 p.m. Check out physical-science demonstrations and projects in the Hudson River Museum gallery that explore an aspect of the natural world. Hudson River Museum, 511 Warburton Ave.
Story Circle : 1 p.m. Watch and listen as Jean Nathanson of the Yorktown Country Childrens Center reads several folk and fairytales. Hudson River Museum, 511 Warburton Ave.
Art & Science Sundays: Static ElectricityA Touchy Subject : 2 p.m. The Science Barges activity calendar continues with Static ElectricityA Touchy Subject. Science Barge, 99 Dock St.
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