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North Shore High School aux. gym, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Your donation will help to save up to three lives. The community hospitals need help; to schedule an appointment, please contact Julia Salat at 516-277-7029. Eligibility criteria include: Bring ID with signature or photo; minimum weight 110 lbs; age 16 – 75 (16-year-olds need parental permission, age 76 and over need doctor’s note); eat well (low fat) and drink fluids; and no tattoos for past 12 months. For medical eligibility, please call 1-800-688-0900.
The Glen Cove High School’s Spring Performing Arts Festival, Part 2, takes place at 7:30 p.m. at the high school.
For fourth- and fifth-graders. Join the Locust Valley Library’s tennis pro, Steve Abbondondolo, on the courts for a fun introduction to tennis for children, at 4 p.m. Registration required.
This month: Salads & Appetizers. Here’s how “Taste of the Library Cookbook Club” works: Cookbooks are put on display at the reference desk. You pick a recipe that piques your interest (or taste buds). Before you leave, a library staff member will make a copy of your recipe for you to take home. Prepare your recipe at home, then bring it to the Cookbook Club meeting to share with the other participants. For more information, please contact Jennifer or Camille at 516-671-1837. Locust Valley Library, 7 p.m.
Glen Cove High School Senior Awards Ceremony, 7 p.m.
Roaring Twenties Bash at Still Partners, Sea Cliff, 8 p.m.
Friday, May 30
Long Island Ballet Academy & Dance school’s spring recital, 5:30 p.m. at the studio in Sea Cliff.
All Saints Regional Catholic School will be having it’s first annual tag sale on May 31 and June 1 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the St Patrick’s Parish Hall lower level, 12 Pearsall Ave., Glen Cove. Clothing, housewares, toys, bicycles, sporting goods, and more. Plus, freshly baked goods and lots of vendors, including Pampered Chef, Initials Inc., Tupperware, and 31 Bags, just to name a few.
The Music For Life charity concert has been rescheduled for Saturday, May 31 at 4 p.m. in Morgan Memorial Park, Germaine St., Glen Cove, featuring 15 different musical acts from Locust Valley High School. Admission fee: $8. All proceeds go toward sponsoring Team CasoLearning. Plus, baked goods for sale and raffle items.
The Sea Cliff Fire Department hosts Music on the Harbor at Sea Cliff Beach, starting at 5:30 p.m. Requested donations: $10 for adults, free fir children 12 and under.
Half Step at Still Partners, Sea Cliff, 8 p.m.
At Glen Cove High School. Contact the school for more information.
Locust Valley Farmers Market will be held on Saturdays beginning June 1, in the LIRR Parking Lot across from the post office. 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.
The Glen Cove Rotary Club will host an Antiques Bus Stop at The Regency Assisted Living, 94 School St.,from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Licensed appraisers from Stam Gallery Appraisers will be on hand. Cost: $25 per two items–two items per person. Jewelry, pottery, vases, porcelain, dolls, toys, prints, and even furniture accepted. Contact Jennifer Barrett at The Regency, 516-674--3007.
The Glen Cove Board of Education will meet at 7:30 p.m. at Finley Middle School.
Glen Cove City Hall, main chambers, 8 p.m.
Healthy eating can be easy if you know where to start. Go to the Glen Cove Library and learn the basics of nutrition presented by Stephanie O’Neill, a registered dietitian from the NSLIJ Health System’s Speakers’ Bureau. Learn all about nutrition guidelines, which foods you should eat more of, and what you should limit. 2 p.m.
This program will include a demonstration of beauty masks and quick makeup tips. Attendees should bring a couple of their favorite beauty items for a quick assessment and demo. Some samples will be available. Seating limited and registration required. At Locust Valley Library, 7 p.m.
Gulliver’s Travels by Jonathan Swift. Everyone is welcome to join Locust Valley Library’s long-running and unique Great Books discussion. See Jennifer at the Reference Desk for a copy of the book. 1:30 p.m.
This program for the frail, elderly seniors is available Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. It is located on the lower level of the Glen Cove Senior Center, at 130 Glen St. in Glen Cove.
The program is a warm, inviting and secure place to spend the day with a caring, experienced, and responsive staff. Transportation is provided to residents of Glen Cove and some surrounding communities. Lunch and snacks are served daily. They offer a full schedule of stimulating and meaningful activities: music, art, exercise, games, crafts, and plenty of socialization. Call 516-759-2345 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 Holocaust Memorial and Tolerance Center of Nassau County premieres the American Jewish Congress’s new exhibit based on selections from the new book, Exit Berlin, now through Sept. 7. 100 Crescent Beach Rd., Glen Cove. Suggested donation: $10 adults; $5 seniors (65+); $4 students. Call 516-571-8040 or go to www.holocaust-nassau.org.