MOUNT KISCO, N.Y. A benefit for nuns in Tibet, a lecture on the origin of the jukebox and a karate tournament are among the events happening around Mount Kisco this weekend.
Friday, June 8
Open House at A Kids' World Preschool: 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Tours of the preschool and day care center will be given throughout the day. Tours will also be held Saturday. A Kids' World Preschool, 236 Bedford Road, Mount Kisco.
Benefit for Nuns in Tibet: 7 p.m.-9:30 p.m. Learn about Buddhism from a Buddhist monk and raise money for nuns in Tibet. Admission is $30. Refreshments will be served. Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 236 South Bedford Road, Mount Kisco.
Saturday, June 9
The Great American Jukebox: 1:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m. Ed Liss will present a 55 minute documentary about how the jukebox influenced the popular music of the 20th century. This program is free and open to all. For more information, call 914-864-0038. Mount Kisco Public Library, 100 E. Main St., Mount Kisco.
Tag Sale to Benefit the Marsh Memorial Sanctuary: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Come raise money for the Marsh Memorial Sanctuary, a 156-acre nature preserve open to the public daily from dawn to dusk. Rain date is Sunday. Marsh Sanctuary, 71 Sarles St., Mount Kisco.
Laxin4Tony Lacrosse Jamboree 2012: 8 a.m.-5 p.m. The second annual Lacrosse Jamboree will benefit Tony Ciccone, a former Fox Lane lacrosse player who was paralyzed in 2001 while playing for the school. More than 35 boys and girls teams in grades five through eight will participate in the competition The event will also feature raffles, skills contests and food. The event continues on Sunday. Fox Lane High School, 632 S Bedford Road, Bedford.
Sunday, June 10
Takahashi Karate Dojo: 10 a.m. A karate tournament will take place Sunday morning. Participants and guests should arrive early to accommodate all. Call (9104) 666-2399 for more information. Takahashi Karate, 11 Main St., Mount Kisco.
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