September 9, 2009 RSS feed / Events & Calendar

LIRR conducting Long Island commuter food drive

LIRR customers can donate canned goods and other non-perishable items to aid needy on Long Island. More...

Corinne Tomczyk to help raise money for leukemia research and programs

On Jan. 10, 2010 Massapequa resident Corinne Tomczyk will be completing the Disney Full Marathon for a reason much more important than a personal challenge of completing a 26.2 mile marathon. More...

McKenna Senior Center reopens Sept. 16

Massapequa Senior Citizen Center at McKenna Elementary School will reopen Wed., Sept.16. The center is open on Mondays and Wednesdays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Both residents and non-residents who are 55 and over are welcomed to join. More...

Heather Pendergast 1st Annual Golf Outing fund-raiser to be held October 7

The Heather Pendergast 1st Annual Golf Outing is being held at Eisenhower White Course Oct. 7. Shotgun is 7:30 a.m., and the cost per golfer is $150; $40 for lunch only. Lunch will be held at the West End Firehouse in Massapequa. More...

Seaford Community Band seeks new musicians

The Seaford Community Band is seeking new musicians to join the band established in 1988 by Maestro Joe Manso. All band instrumentalists are sought: woodwinds, brass and percussion. Musicians should be comfortable with level 4 music. More...

Councilman Mac’s Reading Challenge

Oyster Bay Town Councilman Anthony D. Macagnone recently kept his promise to third graders in Mrs. Vahling and Mrs. Fruman’s Class at Northside Elementary School in Farmingdale when he returned to the class with an ice cream reward. More...

Homemakers meet September 15

The Massapequa Evening Chapter of the Homemakers of Nassau County will hold its next meeting Tues., Sept. 15, 7:30 p.m. at the McKenna Elementary School, Second Avenue and Spruce Street, Massapequa Park. For information, call Sue at 798-6133. 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. More...

Young Boaters' Classes

Jones Beach Power Squadron offers its Young Boater’s class for free and America’s Boating class for a fee of $60 for materials. Registration will be held Wed., Sept. 16, 7:30 to 9 p.m. at the Town of Oyster Bay’s Marjorie R. More...

Send in your photos to be considered for Town publication

If you enjoy photography and would like to see your photos depicting your vision of the Town of Oyster Bay published, Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto invites you to submit photos for consideration for the 2010 Town calendar, as well as for o More...

Environmentally responsible strategies for home gardens to be discussed Sept. 16

The Massapequa Garden Club will hold its next meeting, Wed., Sept. 16, 7:30 in the lower level meeting room at the Village Hall, 151 Front St., Massapequa Park. More...

­Solar Energy Seminars offered this fall

Save money and save the planet… Long Islanders are invited to learn how solar-electric and the new “skylight-look” solar hot water system can cut utility bills. More...

Copiague H.S. class of 1979 reunion planned

Copiague High School Class of 1979 30-Year Reunion will be held on Sat., Oct. 31, 2009, from 7 to 11 pm at Memorare Club, 2183 Jackson Ave., Seaford. Cost is $80-$90 per person depending on date and method of payment. Pay early, pay less. More...

American Legion Post 1066 ceremony Sept. 19

On Sat., Sept. 19, 11 a.m. Massapequa American Legion Post 1066 will have its annual Memorial Garden Ceremony and Flag Retirement. ThePost is located at 66 Veterans Blvd., Massapequa. For further information, call 795-1504. More...

Yoga workshop offered

The Long Island Yoga Association will be holding a workshop, Sat., Sept. 12, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the United Methodist Church, 407 Main St., Farmingdale. For more information, call 631- 261-1777 or online go to www. More...

Fowl Ball!

Lew Ford signed by Reds

In a move that should not surprise many, Lew Ford’s contract was picked up by the Cincinnati Reds organization. He has been assigned to their Triple-A affiliate. More...

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