November 16, 2011 RSS feed / Events & Calendar

Help prevent bullying among school age children

Child Abuse Prevention Services (CAPS) urgently needs volunteers to join its efforts to stop bullying and cyber-bullying among school-age children. More...

Mustang Moms help raise money for the teams

Mustangs Football team mothers sold Massapequa Mustangs Football sweatshirts at Mustangs opening day recently to raise money for the teams. N.C. Leg. Peter J. Schmitt, the Presiding Officer of the Nassau Legislature lent a helping hand. More...

Assemblyman Saladino rewards participants of his summer reading program

Assemblyman Joseph S. Saladino recently recognized participants of his an- nual Summer Reading Challenge with a Halloween Costume Party. More...

Our Redeemer holiday fair Dec. 3

Our Redeemer Luthe r an Church , 2025 Washington Ave., Seaford, will hold its holiday fair, Sat., Dec. 3, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. More...

The Long Island Air Force Association presents a Pearl Harbor memorial December 7

The Long Island Air Force Association presents a Pearl Harbor memorial, hosted by Republic Airport and the American Airpower Museum, Republic Airport, 1230 New Highway, Farmingdale, Wed., Dec 7, beginning at 10:30 a.m. More...

Historical Society hosts speaker on the Brooklyn Bridge

The Historical Society of the Massapequas, will meet Sun., Nov. 20, 2 to 4 p.m. at Old Grace Church, 4755 Merrick Rd., Massapequa. Guest speaker Walter Traig will discuss the Brooklyn Bridge. For information, call 516-799-2023. More...

Woman’s Club brunch Dec. 4

The child welfare department of The Woman’s Club of Massapequa is holding its annual holiday brunch, Sun., Dec. 4, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Southward Ho Country Club in Bay Shore. More...

Veterans and liberators to be honored at the Holocaust Memorial and Tolerance Center

On Sun., Dec. 4, 2 p.m., the Holocaust Memorial and Tolerance Center of Nassau County will honor World War II veterans and Holocaust liberators with a special program. Lieut. Col. Greg Wynn, USMC, will be the featured speaker at the event. More...

Nassau County Coalition against domestic violence supports victims

The Nassau County Coalition Against Domestic Violence offers help and support to victims of domestic violence. The Coalition operates the only Safe Home in the County. More...

How to Cope with Significant Loss

(NewsUSA) - Everyone copes with traumatic events differently -- it's important to keep the lines of communication open. Sudden events, such as this summer's frightening wildfires, can shatter your confidence and sense of security. More...

Adopt-A-Battalion is collecting for the holidays

Adopt-A-Battalion of Massapequa is now collecting for the troops for the holidays. To date, more than $250,000 has gone to support United States service men and women serving in Iraq and Afghanistan. More...

St. William’s Christmas fair December 3-4

St. William the Abbot School will hold its Christmas fair, Sat., Dec. 3, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sun., Dec. 4, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Msgr. Thomas G. Leavey auditorium, St. William the Abbot School, 2001 Jackson Ave., Seaford. More...

Massapequa runners score in Oyster Bay Town Supervisor’s Run

Nearly 600 runners and walkers crossed the finish line of the Oct. 15 Oyster Bay Supervisor’s 5 Kilometer Run. More...

S.O.R.T. collection modified for Thanksgiving Day

Oyster Bay Town Councilwoman Rebecca M. Alesia reminds residents that Town sanitation and S.O.R.T. recycling collection schedules will be modified for the Thurs., Nov. 24, Thanksgiving Day. More...

This week’s Calendar of Events

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, November 17 More...

Church of the Nazarene to hold annual church dinner Nov. 20

The Massapequa Park Church of the Nazarene will hold it’s annual church dinner on Sunday, November 20, at about 12:30 p.m., following the 10:45 a.m. morning service. The dinner will be held at the Church on 65 Roosevelt Ave. More...

AAUW meets November 28

The next meeting of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) will be held Mon., Nov. 28, 1:30 p.m. at the Massapequa Public Library, 40 Harbor Ln., Massapequa Park. More...

Annual Massapequa Turkey Trot to take place Thanksgiving Day

On Thanksgiving Day, Thurs., Nov. 24 , the 9th Annual Gail Gorin Memorial Turkey Trot will take place beginning at John J. Burns Park in Massapequa. The event, featuring a Family Fun Run starting at 8:15 a.m. More...

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