Thursday, 14 August 2014 00:00
Book discussion about The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd, a novel about two unforgettable American women. 2 p.m., Gold Coast Library.
At Sea Cliff Library, 2 p.m.
Jon Lauter and Friends, The Oak Room Tavern, 242 Sea Cliff Ave., 8 p.m.
Chicken Head will perform at Memorial Park in Sea Cliff at 7 p.m. as part of the Sea Cliff Civic Association’s weekly concert series.
An artist’s reception for Byron Nernoff of Glen Head will take place at Glen Cove Library, 7 p.m., in the community room. Nernoff’s work is on view at the library throughout August.
Free wine tasting with Carrie Penney from VOS at the Village Wine Merchant, 252 Sea Cliff Ave., Sea Cliff. Call 516-200-9370 to RSVP. 6 to 8 p.m.
This week, see The Divorcee (1930). A woman (Norma Shearer) catches her husband in a compromising position and forces him to confess his infidelities. Her solution to the problem is to then try to match him tryst for tryst. (84 mins.) Explore the fascinating period in American motion picture history (1930 to 1933) when censorship was lax and Hollywood made the most of it. At Gold Coast Library, 2 p.m. Contact Clare at 516-759-8300.
Enjoy a free wine tasting with Chris Freundt from Sussex at the Village Wine Merchant, 252 Sea Cliff Ave. Call 516-200-9370 for more info. 5:30 to 8 p.m.
Enjoy the roots rock & roll music of Live Stock at Sea Cliff Beach, 7 p.m.
Rolling Stones, Still Partners, 225 Sea Cliff Ave. 8 p.m. Dinner is served nightly starting at 5:30 p.m.
Decadia will perform at 7:30 p.m. in Glen Cove’s Village Square.
From 3:30 to 4 p.m. at PetCo, 227 Forest Ave., Glen Cove, 516-676-8030.
Michelle Purcell, JW’s Public House, 41 Glen Head Rd., 7 p.m.
Ian Petillo’s Legacy Jazz Band will perform this week at Morgan Park. Bring chairs or blankets, and a picnic if you wish. Children are welcome. No alcohol. Call 516-671-0017 for info. Rain location: St. Patrick’s Parish Hall, Pearsall Ave., Glen Cove.
Gangway To Galilee-Amazing Grace Adventures Vacation Bible School at Trinity Lutheran Church, 74 Forest Ave., Glen Cove, from Aug. 18-22. Join the group for stories, music, crafts, games, fun, friends and dinner, all free of charge, 4 to 6:30 p.m., dinner at 6 p.m. Ages 4-12. Registration required. Visit www.trinitylutheranglencove.com or call 516-676-1340 for info.
The Glen Cove Board of Education will meet at Thayer House at 6 p.m., going into executive session. The public portion of the meeting will begin at 9 p.m., if necessary.
Learn the latest trends in interior design. Jacqui Palatnik attends all the lectures, seminars and markets to keep up with what is trending. The program covers what is trending in colors, styles, as well as the newest in kitchens and bathrooms. Gold Coast Library, 6:45 p.m.
From 6 to 7 p.m. at PetCo 227 Forest Ave., Glen Cove, 516-676-8030.
Local elected officials sponsor a Senior Solutions Seminar, at the Glen Cove Senior Center. 130 Glen St. From 10 to 11:30 a.m.
See a free movie at Sea Cliff Library, 1:15 p.m.
Brian McGeogh, The Oak Room Tavern, 242 Sea Cliff Ave., 8 p.m.
Kris Rice and Co. will perform at Memorial Park in Sea Cliff at 7 p.m. as part of the Sea Cliff Civic Association’s weekly concert series.
Live Stock performs at Tappo, Glen Cove, 7:30 p.m.
Enjoy the music of Bryce Larsen, with openers the Brady Brothers, at Sea Cliff Beach, 7 p.m.
Matt Pinto Jazz Trio, The Oak Room Tavern, 242 Sea Cliff Ave., 8 p.m.
The Meditations featuring Ansel Cridland Roots Revelators will perform at 7:30 p.m. in Glen Cove’s Village Square.
St. Patrick’s R.C. Church will be offering the National Safety Council’s Defensive Driving Course for Insurance and Point Reduction to help educate the community about the techniques of safe driving. It is also a fundraiser for the church and will be on Saturday, Aug. 23, from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. (includes a lunch break), at 235 Glen St., Glen Cove. For registration and/or information, call 631-360-9720. The cost is $45.
The annual Snapper Derby will take place at Pryibil Beach from 8:15 to 9:30 a.m. Snapper Derby Registration is only from 8:15 to 9:30 a.m. Parents are urged to make sure to register their children in the proper age group: Junior Division, ages 6-10 years old; and the Senior Division ages 11-16 years old. Every child must bring along a rod and reel.