Here's a few activities to check out this weekend:
Central Park 5 Screening, Thursday, January 3, 7:30 p.m. Pelham Picture House, 175 Wolfs Lane, Pelham, NY. General admission $8. Central Park 5 is a documentary from Ken Burns, David McMahon and Sarah Burns that examines the 1989 case of five black and Latino teenagers who were convicted of raping a white woman in Central Park. After having spent between 6 and 13 years each in prison, a serial rapist confessed to the crime. For more information, call 914-738-7337.
Stitch and Bitch of Westchester County, Friday, January 4, 1 p.m. White Plains Plaza, 1 N. Broadway, White Plains, NY. Open session for knitters and crocheters at every level. For more information, check this link
, Friday, January 4, 7:30 p.m. Community Unitarian Church, 468 Rosedale Ave., White Plains, NY. Westchester Community for Humanistic Judaism presents a shabbat service led by Rabbi Frank Tamburello, followed by a potluck dessert and screening of the documentary "Trembling Before G-d". Free (please bring some dessert). Free babysitting (the film is not appropriate for children). Call 914-713-8828 for more information.
Polar Bear Run and Plunge at New York Sports Club, Saturday, January 5, 9 a.m. New York City Sports Club at New Rochelle, 175 Huguenot St., New Rochelle, NY. Everyone is a winner at the Tuff Kids Polar Bear Run & Plunge to support the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. In this challenging event, kids have a blast navigating through land and water obstacles and relays. After the event, cool down with food, games and prizes at the Polar Bear Party. It's a win-win for everyone—kids get active and money is raised for a good cause. Join us and work out to help out! Register: www.mysportsclubs.com/kids or call 914.636.2455
New Rochelle Flea Market, Sunday, January 6, 10 a.m.- 5 p.m. 112 North Ave., New Rochelle, NY. Sundays through January 27. Indoor flea market with items to suit everyone.