January 9, 2008 RSS feed / Events & Calendar

Third Grade Lacrosse team plays at Hofstra University

The Massapequa Lacrosse Club's third grade team played in the Hofstra lacrosse half time show in the spring. the team played against themselves, blue versus gold. It was a big thrill for this young team to play in the Hofstra stadium. More...

Blood drive at NIH

New Island Hospital is holding a blood drive on Wed., Jan. 30, 6 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. For information and answers to frequently asked questions, visit www.nybloodcenter.org. More...

Long Island Music Lover's Expo to be held Jan. 20

The Long Island Music Lover's Expo will be held Sunday, Jan. 20, 2008, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the American Legion, Broadway and Veterans Boulevard at the Long Island Railroad, Massapequa. More...

AARP meeting to be held Jan. 24

Massapequa AARP #4727 will hold its next general meeting, Thurs., Jan. 24, 1 p.m. at the Beth El Congregation, 99 Jerusalaem Ave., Massapequa. Coffee and cake will be served at 12:30 p.m. Come prepared to sign up for the February luncheon. More...

McKenna kids make candy houses

The MMcKenna Elementary School annual tradition of first graders and their parents decorating graham cracker candy houses during the holidays went off smoothly. More...

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: THURSDAY, January 10 •Massapequa Bd. of Ed. Regular Meeting: 8 p.m.; Central Office Bd. Room, 4925 Merrick Rd., Massapequa. More...

Brownies bake cookies for Meals On Wheels

St. Rose of Lima's Brownie Troop 2531 (formally known as Daisy Troop 2408) baked and bagged 120 cookies for the people that receive food from Meals on Wheels for the Christmas holiday. More...

DiDonato takes 3rd in TOBAY Triathlon

Nineteen-year-old Massapequan Michael Di Donato scored third place overall in a field of 1,100 multisport athletes in the the 20th annual Runner's Edge - TOBAY Triathlon this summer. More...

Local Judo athletes compete in Empire State Games

Local Judo athletes from Massapequa's Combat Judo Academy competed in the 2007 Empire State Games held this summer in Westchester. Mark Staniszewski repeated his performance from last year earning a gold medal in the men's open division. More...

Maria Regina students donate warm clothes

The students of Maria Regina School in Seaford decorated a tree in the school lobby with hats, mittens, gloves, and scarves. These items were donated to the Mary Brennan Inn, a soup kitchen in Hempstead. Shown with students of the school are Fr. More...

Bird Walk through Massapequa preserve Jan. 13

Massapequa Preserve will be the location for the South Shore Audubon Society Bird Walk on Sun., Jan. 13, 9:30 a.m. to noon. Bring binoculars. More...

Poll

Do you expect to spend more this holiday season than you did last year?