Thursday, 09 January 2014 00:00
The Glen Cove Board of Education and Central Administration will host a Community Budget Forum on Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014 beginning at 7 p.m. in the Glen Cove High School library (second floor). The forum is the first of several public meetings where the community may ask questions and provide input into the development of the 2014-15 school district budget. A full budget calendar will be posted in the near future.
An iPad trainig class will be held at the Glen Cove Library from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. You will learn all about Apple’s hottest new gadget during this lecture and demonstration. Get an introduction to the iPad’s hardware, learn how to access the Internet, check your email, use apps and get new ones. Discover many tips and tricks. Please note, this class is for intermediate and advanced computer users only. There is no registration necessary for this class; seating is on a first-come, first-served basis. Please bring your iPad with you, if you have one.
The Glen Cove Hospital’s Auxiliary Annual Luncheon will take place on Thursday, Jan. 9, at 11:30 a.m., to be held in the Pratt Auditorium. At the meeting the annual reports will be given and there will be presentation of gifts.
The installation of new officers will take place: President Joy Leale; 1st Vice President Alice Armstrong; 2nd Vice President Doris Troll; Recording Secretary Christine Ghent; Corresponding Secretary Diane Mullen; Treasurer Pam Panzenbeck; Assistant Treasurer Birgitta Crowley. Attendance by reservation only.
The annual Elvis Birthday Tribute Show will air on WHPC 90.3FM on Thursday, Jan. 9, at 2 p.m., featuring Glen Cove poet laureate Victoria Crosby’s poems from her book Elvis: His Life in Rhyme and the songs of Elvis Presley from the 1950s to 1970s. The poems tell his life story from his birth in 1935 to his death in 1977.
This tribute show airs in place of Ms. Crosby’s weekly radio show Oasis, a show for relaxation and inspiration, which features her inspirational poetry and relaxing music by various artists.
Radio shows on WHPC are live streaming and can be heard anytime on the Internet at ncc.edu/whpc.
The Glen Cove Library will present the movie We’re the Millers at 2 p.m. A small-time drug dealer hires three misfits to pose as a squeaky-clean family to use in a cover story in order to smuggle drugs from Mexico into the United States.125 min. R (2013)
The North Shore Community Chorus’ December holiday concert, which was canceled due to a snowstorm, has been re-scheduled for Saturday, Jan.11, at 8 p.m. at the North Shore High School.
The HS auditorium will resound with the glorious sounds of brass instruments and choral voices, when the North Shore Community Chorus, under the direction of Stephen Goldstein and the Island Chamber Symphony Brass, under the direction of Jeremy Kempton, will take to the stage to present a magnificent holiday music spectacular.
Featured on the program are the “Gloria” by John Rutter and the “Christmas Cantata” by Daniel Pinkham. The program will also highlight holiday favorites by the Musica Schmoozica vocal ensemble, directed by Carol Goglia. The evening will culminate in a carol sing-along with brass and choir, and a new Chanukah medley for brass and choir, written by NSCC Director, Stephen Goldstein
The festivities will begin at 8 p.m. at the North Shore High School Auditorium, Glen Cove Avenue, Glen Head. Tickets are $10 for adults and $8 for children/seniors and can be purchased at the door. For information call 631-470-6128.
Go to the Glen Cove Library for an afternoon of jokes as stand-up comedian, Mark Brier, returns to present an entertaining and unique program. You’ll also learn about this comedic art as Mark provides tips on how to tell jokes. 2 p.m.
The next Glen Head-Glenwood Business Association Meeting will take place at 6 p.m. at American Legion Post #336, 190 Glen Head Road, Glen Head. Networking will begin at 6 p.m., followed by a hot buffet at 6:30 p.m. ($10 per person and cash bar), the meeting at 6:45 p.m., with Angelo I. Grande, Nassau County American Legion Commander, speaking at 7 p.m. on the topic of “What the American Legion does for our Veterans.”
The Regency At Glen Cove will host The Police and The Constitution, presented by James Coll, NYPD Detective and adjunct professor of history, about the evolving powers and limitations of the police in modern society. The seminar is free and begins at 2:30 p.m.