July 30, 2008 RSS feed / Events & Calendar

Semi-annual blood drive scheduled for August 7

In the face of a critical shortage of blood on Long Island, Oyster Bay Town Council­man Joe Muscarella, Town Supervisor John Venditto and Town Councilwoman Rose Marie Walker urge residents to participate in the Town's semi-annual blood drive sc More...

Family Fun Day Aug. 3

La Leche League of Nassau County will be holding a Family Fun Day to celebrate World Breastfeeding Week, Sun., Aug. 3, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Eisenhower Park, Field. All families are invited to a free picnic with food drinks and fun in the park. More...

Columbus Lodge golf outing to be held Sept. 8

Columbus Lodge #2143 of South Farmingdale will be holding a golf outing, Mon., Sept. 8 at Crab Meadow Golf Course, Northport. Registration and lunch will be held at noon. There is a 2 p.m. More...

Compassionate Clowns on Call at New Island Hospital

Lev Leytzan of Compassionate Clowns Alley, Inc. a not-for-profit organization whose program, Clowns on Call brightens the day of patients at New Island Hospital. More...

Massapequan celebrates 80th birthday with a hike in the Maine north woods

Priscille Roncallo, a Mas­sapequa resident for over 50 years, hiked one and one quar­ter miles with her pug, China, through thick forest, heavy rain and muddy paths, to see Moxie Falls, in West Forks, Maine. More...

Crane Lake Campers receive Torah loan

On Sun., May 4 Rabbi Jeffrey Gale of the Suburban Temple presented the tem­ple Youth Torah to Herb May, the site di­rector of Crane Lake Camp of Massachu­setts. More...

POST CALENDAR OF EVENTS

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: THURSDAY, July 31 •Scrabble: 12:15 to 3:15 p.m., Plainedge Public Library, 1060 Hicksville Rd., Massapequa. For further info., call 827-9506. More...

Annual Street Festival August 9 and 10

Come to our Annual Street Festival. Be sure to mark your calendars for Sat. and Sun., Aug., 9 and 10, 10:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Our street fair will be held on those dates and we are sure you will not want to miss it. More...

YES conducts classes

YES Community Counseling Cen­ter is approved by the New York State Department of Education to provide the state's two-hour certifica­tion training for mandated reporters of child abuse and neglect. More...

BAC Pow Wow Aug. 9-10

The Babylon Arts Council and the Town of Babylon are presenting the 28th annual Paumanauke Pow Wow at Tanner Park in Copiague, over­looking the Great South Bay. More...

USS Elokomin Reunion Sept.23-26

A reunion is planned for the USS Elokomin AO-55 of the U.S. Navy, Tues., Sept. 23 through Fri., Sept. 26 in Callicoon, New York. For further infor­mation, contact Robert F. O'Sullivan, 25 Denny St., Dorchester, MA 02125. More...

Pythians hold a ceremony for the installation of upcoming officers

Mid Island Lodge No. 828 Knights of Pythias held its installation of of­ficers ceremony for the coming year. A large turnout of members witnessed the upcoming officers being installed into their new positions. More...

Local kids take part in Gymnastics Championships

Nassau Gymnastics Center, of North Bellmore competed at the U.S.A.I.G.C. - New York State Championships held on May 10 in Edgewood. The Center's girls team won the second place New York state Team Trophy in Lev. S. More...