BEDFORD, N.Y. – Here are some of the events going on around Bedford this weekend.
Friday, May 11
Soprano and Harpist Perform "The Jade Mountain": 8 p.m. World-renowned soprano Charlotte de Rothschild and classical harpist Danielle Perrett present "The Jade Mountain," a celebration inspired by the jade artwork at Caramoor’s Rosen House. Tickets are $25. Music Room at Rosen House, Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts, 149 Girdle Ridge Road, Katonah.
Saturday, May 12
ACES Scholarship Tag Sale/Car Wash: 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Come see the wares at this multi-family tag sale to benefit the ACES Parents Scholarship Fund. Browse through hundreds of VHS tapes, books, glassware, toys, tools, housewares, collectibles and electronics. 175 Railroad Ave., Bedford Hills.
A Baby Lamb Visits Little Joe's Books!: 11 a.m.-noon. Lisa Schwartz of Bedford’s Rainbeau Ridge Farm brings her baby lamb to the children’s bookstore for a petting session and reading. Little Joe’s Books, 25 Katonah Ave., Katonah.
Learn to Ride and Get a Car Seat Inspection: 10 a.m.-noon. Kids can learn to ride a bike and parents can ensure their car seats are properly installed. Specially trained police officers will inspect car seats and give safety advice. Bedford Hills Memorial Park, 60 Haines Road, Bedford Hills.
Night of the Rising Dragon: 6:30 p.m. The Katonah Museum of Art’s annual benefit will begin with cocktails in the Sculpture Garden, followed by dinner and dancing, all under the glow of Chinese lanterns. Honorees for the benefit are the Katonah Museum of Art's Board of Overseers. Tickets are $350. Katonah Museum of Art, 134 Jay St., Katonah.
Sunday, May 13
Pulitzer Prize-Winning Poet to Read in Katonah: 4-6 p.m. Kat Ryan, 16th U.S. Poet Laureate, will read her poetry as part of the Katonah Poetry Series. A book-signing and cheese and wine reception will follow. Suggested donation is $10. Katonah Village Library, 26 Bedford Road, Katonah.