January 14, 2009 RSS feed / Events & Calendar

Tribute to Elie Siegmeister at 100 - A Master of American Music

On Thurs., Jan. 15, the day of Elie Siegmeister's 100th birthday, the American Chamber Ensemble and the Elie Siegmeister Society will present a concert of his music for voice, piano and woodwinds - 7:30 p.m. More...

Bird Walk scheduled January 18

Hempstead Lake State Park will be the location for the South Shore Audubon Society Bird Walk on Sun., Jan. 18, 9:30 a.m. to noon. All are welcome. More...

Our Lady of Lourdes Pre-K sends cards to soldiers

Mrs. Wagner's pre-k class at Our Lady of Lourdes School in Massapequa Park made Christmas cards to send to our service member heroes. More...

H.H. Sant Rajinder Singh Ji Maharaj honored

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St. David's Soup Spoilers prepare Christmas dinner for the INN

St. David's Lutheran Church's cooking group known as the Soup Spoilers cooked a large pot of bean and vegetable soup for the Interfaith Nutrition Network (INN) in Freeport. More...

PeaceSmiths, Inc. meets

On Friday, Jan. 16, PeaceSmiths, Inc, will hold a community forum titled: "How-To End the Wars and Create a Non-violent Society." This is a participatory event. More...

Fundraiser for children with life-threatening illness

Camp Sunshine will present the Second Annual Long Island Polar Dip: time for Freezin' for a Reason, Sat., Feb. 28, 2009, 2 p.m. at James Caples Memorial Park Beach, Amityville, at the southern end of Bay View Avenue. More...

L.I. Music Lover's Expo to be held January 18

The Long Island Music Lover's Expo will be held Sun., Jan 18, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the American Legion, Broadway and Veterans Boulevard, Massapequa at the LIRR. Admission is $5 for the event and it is open to the public. More...

Beth-El offers adult classes

Congregation Beth-El announced the continuation of its adult education university called BEAT - Beth- El Adult Time. More...

Post CALENDAR

The following is a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week. Readers should know that meetings are subject to change without notice. THURSDAY, February 15 •Plainedge Bd. More...

MPK Garden Club meets January 21

Speaker Jonathan M. Lehrer Ph.D., assistant professor of ornamental horticulture at Farmingdale State College will conduct a presentation on new ornamentals for the coming season. The meeting will be held Wed., Jan. 21, 7:30 p.m. More...

Family Havdalah and Movie night at Beth-El

Congregation Beth-Ell will be holding a family Havdalah program, under the auspices of FX on Sat. Jan. 17, 4:15 p.m. More...

P'qua International Little League Dodgers win 2008 Majors Division Championship

Mayor James Altadonna and Deputy Mayor Joseph Pinto of the Incorporated Village of Massapequa Park join the Massapequa International Little League Dodgers 2008 Majors Division Champions for a group photo at a recent awards ceremony. More...

MPK holds holiday lighting ceremony

Mayor James Altadonna and the Board of Trustees of the Incorporated Village of Massapequa Park, in conjunction with the Massapequa Park Merchants Association, hosted the Christmas tree and Menorah lighting. More...

SCSEP assists eligible seniors return to work

The Senior Community Service Em- ployment Program (SCSEP) funded under Title V of the Older Americans Act, assists income-eligible individuals who are 55 and over and wish to return to work. More...

Bideawee offers dog training classes

Bideawee, one of the nation's oldest humane organizations, offers many activities that help strengthen the bond between people and their pets, including a dog obedience program. More...

TOBAY general tax bills being prepared

Oyster Bay Town residents are reminded that the first half of the 2009 General Tax Levy was due on Jan. 1, but can be paid without penalty through Feb. 10. Be certain to sign your check, payable to James J. Stefanich, Receiver of Taxes. More...

New Island Hospital Obtains Full Accreditation

New Island Hospital underwent an intensive fourday on-site review by the Joint Commission and was granted full accreditation based on rigorous national standards. More...

Blood drive to help Christopher Florentino to be held Jan. 22

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Dahlia Society meets Jan. 15

The Long Island Dahlia Society will hold a Dahlias 101 class, Thurs., Jan. 15, 7 p.m. at the HG Williams Community Center on Ritter Avenue, Massapequa. There will be refreshments after the class and admission is free. All are welcome. More...

Wake Up, Women: High Blood Pressure Not Just A "Man's Problem"

(NAPS)—Here's heartening news: More women are paying attention to their hearts in recent years, thanks perhaps to public awareness campaigns that emphasize a woman's risk for heart disease. More...

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