999 Wilmot Road
Description: The deans and directors of a number of top colleges and universities will open their doors and dispel the myths about what it takes to get into college. Students and parents will hear the real story behind how decisions are made from the deans and directors of Binghamton University, Swarthmore College, Syracuse University, Union College, The University of Chicago, and Vanderbilt University. The evening will give the public the opportunity to learn the differences and similarities in how decisions are made by selective universities and liberal arts colleges. Advance registration is required at www.jccmw.org.
Venue Description: The Bendheim Performing Arts Center of Scarsdale caters to the mid-Westchester community, serving as one branch of the area's Jewish Community Center. The center is dedicated to bringing performance art that is both entertaining and enriching to the community. The Bendheim functions as a performance arts space for the JCC and provides a venue for a variety of cultural experiences.
The theater facilitates the 92nd Street Y lecture series, which bring newsmakers to the center for discussion on issues relating to current events. The center also hosts various music, theater, comedy, and dance programs and brings in special performers for matinee shows, including shows for kids and their families that are both educational and fun. The Bendheim's theater can be rented out for group events or birthday parties.