August 21, 2013 RSS feed / Events & Calendar

Retreat through Meditation August 24

A retreat entitled Creating a Life of Strength, Faith and Hope through Meditation will be held Sat., Aug. 24, 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. with speaker Andrew Vidich, PhD. The retreat is free and open to all. More...

Ready your poles for the ToBay Bluefish Tournament Sept. 15

The 28th Annual Town of Oyster Bay Bluefish Tournament is scheduled for Sun., Sept. 15, according to Councilman Chris J. Coschignano. Fishing will be followed by a tailgate party with hot dogs, beverages, snacks, raffles, awards and prizes. More...

Roll out the summer at the back-to-school Roller skate party

The North Amityville Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary is sponsoring a back-to-school roller skate party, Fri., Aug. 23, 6:30 to 9 at United Skates of America, 1276 Hicksville Rd., Seaford. More...

Nassau County Auxiliary Police and Advanced Medical Technicians receive exquipment donation

In support of the Nassau County Auxiliary Police and Advanced Medical Technicians (AMT’s), the NCPD Foundation raised $65,000 to purchase 600 high-visibility raincoats, hat covers and safety vests. 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, August 22 More...

Dix Hills Performing Arts Center calendar

The Dix Hills Performing Arts Center has several events planned for the month of September: On Sept. 7 at 7:30 p.m., a Tribute to Bob Dylan will be presented. The Band features Norman Vincent backed by The Bandits. Tickets are $25-$35. More...

Blood drive at Massapequa Presbyterian Church Sept. 6

Massapequa Presbyterian Community Church will hold a blood drive Fri., Sept. 6, 4 to 8:30 p.m. The church is located at 150 Pittsburgh Ave., Massapequa. Walkins are welcome or call 347-865-4000 for an appointment to reduce wait time. More...

Power Squadron offers boating safety course

After October 2013, all Suffolk County residents who operate a boat in Suffolk waters will be required to carry evidence that they have completed an approved boating safety course. More...

How to Celebrate Jewish Holidays 101 program: Aug. 26

The Temple B’nai Torah announces a free program How To Celebrate Jewish Holidays 101. More...

Play tennis to Stop World Hunger

Registration is underway for the 33rd Annual Stop World Hunger Tennis Tournament. The tournament is open to tennis players who have not qualified to play in this year’s U.S. Open Tennis Tournament. More...

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