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American Legion Post 336 will host an Easter Food Drive/ Cocktail Party from 6:30 to 11:30 p.m. Bring a potluck dish to support this event. All proceeds will be used to provide food baskets to needy families in the North Shore community. A cash bar will be available and there will be music by The South Street Band.
The Ladies Ancient Order of Hibernians Div. 8 will hold their annual St. Patrick’s Day Dance on Saturday, March 9 from 7:30 p.m. to 12 a.m. The dance will be held at St. Patrick’s Church, 235 Glen Street, Glen Cove in the Parish Hall. Tickets $60. inclusive buffet dinner, full bar, Irish coffee, dessert and a live band, Mary G. and the Shamrocks. For info call Ann Kelly, 516-671 4518 or Marianne Degan 515-759-5912
Join the Kiwanis Club of Glen Cove for its annual fundraiser, also known as Pasta Night. This night they offer spaghetti, penne ala vodka, meatballs, sausage, salad, bread, dessert and coffee for $15 per person, $5 for kids under 10. A fun night with food , raffles, and fellowship for the entire family. At Page One, 90 School St., Glen Cove, 6 to 9 p.m. Reserve early: 516-676-2800. Visit www.glencovekiwanis.org for more information.
The next meeting of the Globe and Anchor Detachment U. S. Marine Corps League, Glen Cove will be held on Tuesday, March 12, at 7:30 p.m. at the Moose Club on Continental Place, Glen Cove. All Marines are invited to join the meeting as the league is looking for new members.
North Shore High School PTSA/PTO will host this class to provide a discount to your Auto Liability Insurance, as well as an opportunity to have points removed from your license. This class is open to all. The fee is $50 per person, and includes lunch and beverages. From 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Registration required. Please visit the North Shore Schools website at www.northshoreschools.org and go to the North Shore High School homepage under Hot Links or visit www.nshsptsa.org for registration forms. Registration deadline is Friday, March 8.
A Russian Easter Bazaar, sponsored by the Parish Life Committee of the Church of Our Lady of Kazan, will be held in Sea Cliff, March 16, from noon to 4 p.m. at St. Luke’s Parish Hall on Glenlawn Avenue, corner of Glen. There will be hand painted wooden, porcelain and ceramic eggs of all sizes, miniature Faberge replicas, jewelry, Russian arts and crafts and traditional Russian food for sale. Have lunch and do your Easter shopping! For more information call 671-6616.
American Legion Glenwood Landing Post 336 will host a fun night out on Saturday, March 16, from 7 to 11 p.m. Fred and Pat of “Sidekicks,” Country Western DJs, will instruct on the various country western dances. Admission is $15 and snacks and a cash bar will be available. The post is at 190 Glen Head Road in Glen Head. Call Ken Kraft at 429-6174 for more information.
At Garvies Point Museum and Preserve, 50 Barry Dr., every Saturday. Different craft offered each Saturday. Certain Saturdays will be holiday themed. General admission $3 adults; $2 ages 5-12 years; plus $3 craft fee. Call 516-571-8010 for more information or visit: www.garviespointmuseum.com
The center is open Monday-Friday from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Saturday-Sunday from noon to 4 p.m. Suggested donation: $10 adults; $5 seniors (65+); $4 students. Docent-led tours are available at no additional charge. Call 571-8040 or go to www.holocaust-nassau.org.
•Open to the public is the center’s permanent exhibit, which uses photographs, artifacts, and video to present the events of the Holocaust and relate them to more recent genocides and acts of intolerance.