Weekly Bingo Games
- The Israel Community Center of Levittown, 3235 Hempstead Tpke. sponsors a weekly Monday bingo game at 7:15 p.m. The kitchen opens at 6 p.m. Bingo supplies as well as food and beverages can be purchased. Call 731-2580 for further information.
- The Sisterhood of the Suburban Temple of Wantagh sponsors a weekly Wednesday Bingo game at 10:30 a.m. The kitchen opens at 9:30 a.m. The temple also holds a weekly Thursday bingo game from 7:30 to 11 p.m. Bingo supplies can be purchased as well as food and drinks. For further information call 221-2370.
Entertainment® Book Fund Raiser
The Jewish War Veterans Post #724 is raising funds by selling the Entertainment® Book. Each book contains hundreds of "Two-for-One" discounts for fine dining, family dining, fast food, movies, sports activities, special attractions and hotels...50 percent savings on almost everything! The book is now being sold for $30 and a portion of the proceeds from the sale will help fund the Northport Medical Center. To order your Entertainment® Book, contact Bill Levy 796-0941.
- Foot Screenings at Jack Becker, DPM, 3000 Hempstead Tpke., Levittown, Ste. 100 on Nov. 17, 24, from 9 a.m. to noon. Call 796-1700.
- Foot Screenings during the month of November at Ira M. Dzigas, DPM, 602 Merrick Ave., East Meadow. Call 564-4433 for an appointment.
- Foot Screenings during the month of November at Joseph Buenahora, DPM, 477 Newbridge Rd., East Meadow. Call 679-1338 for an appointment.
National Drawing Association Selections
Will be on exhibit at the Adelphi University Center Gallery through Dec. 12. Included in the exhibit is artist Helen Meyrowitz from East Meadow.
Fitness Center Classes
Ongoing classes at The Body, Mind & Spirit Fitness Center, 3701 Hempstead Tpke., Levittown. Call 731-8806.
- Monday: Meditation 7 to 8 p.m.
- Tuesday: Yoga 10 to 11 a.m.; Tai Chi 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.; Lecture/Meditation 7 to 9:30 p.m.
- Wednesday: Yoga 7 to 8 p.m.
- Sunday: Yoga 9 to 10 a.m.; African Head Drumming (beginner level) 8 to 9:30 p.m.
Dance Lessons for Seniors
Join the Yours Ours Mine Community Center, 152 Center Ln., for dance lessons and brunch every Saturday at the Levittown Senior Community Service Center. Brunch is served at 11 a.m. Dancing begins at noon. For information call 796-6633, ext. 247.
Exhibit of Early Levittown Memorabilia
In celebration of 50 years of Levittown. Held at the Levittown Memorial Education Center, Abbey Ln. Wednesdays from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. and Fridays 7 to 9 p.m. Presented by the Levittown Historical Society. For information call 731-3237.
Low Cost Flu Vaccines
Offered by Nassau County Medical Center, 2201 Hempstead Tpke., East Meadow, for NC residents age 18 to 59 through Dec. 19. This program, which takes place on the campus of the medical center, will be in addition to one providing free flu vaccines for senior citizens at 84 sites throughout NC. Cost is $15 payable by cash or check. It is not necessary to make an appointment. The low-cost vaccines will be at the following locations and times:
- Occupational Health, NCMC Building A. Wednesdays and Fridays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Call 572-5380 or 562-5441.
- Doctors After Hours, Lower Level of the Main Building (near Hempstead Tpke.). Every day from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. Call 572-0108 or 572-0109.
Free Healthwalk/Racewalk Classes and Workouts
Classes offered by the New York Walkers Club free of charge. Learn techniques in healthwalking and racewalking. Classes are held on Saturdays in front of the Field House in Eisenhower Park, East Meadow at 8 a.m. Following class, members take part in group workouts, according to ability. At 9 a.m. the groups meet for a cool-down stretching. Dress for the weather. Wear comfortable workout wear and walking/running shoes. Singles, couples and interested walkers of all ages invited. (Use parking field #2, Hempstead Tpke./East Meadow Ave. Field House is adjacent to tennis courts.) For information call Jake Jacobson 579-WALK.
Levittown P.A.C.T. Groups
The Levittown P.A.C.T. Program offers free discussion groups for moms on Tuesday or Thursday mornings and a crafts-for-moms group on Friday mornings. Babysitting will be available. Call to register 485-1616.
Nassau County Medical Center Needs Volunteers
The Auxiliary Dept. at NCMC needs volunteers in the gift shop, at the information desk and as greeters in the lobby for a new program which will be initiated in the Security Dept. Anyone interested should be 14 years of-age or older and must make a commitment to come in at least three hours per week. A physical is required prior to acceptance. Although they will be placed according to need, the auxiliary makes an effort to match volunteers' interests and skill with their assigned jobs. Call NCMC's Auxiliary Dept. 572-6588.
Shalom Club for Senior Citizens
The Shalom Club meets every first and third Thursday of the month at the Shalom Temple, 675 Brookside Ct., Westbury. Bagels and coffee at noon, program at 1 p.m. Admission is $1 at door for members, $2.50 non-members. $15 annual dues if you wish to join. For information call Caroline 731-7163 or Kitty 334-4529. Programs for December:
- Environmental Gardening presented by Robert Kent of Cornell Cooperative Extension. Dec. 4.
- Slide Show and Commentary on art derived from the stories and characters of the Hebrew Scriptures presented by Louise Cella Caruso. Dec. 18.
The Island Trees Community Chorus is seeking new members for their upcoming holiday concerts. No auditions required. Soprano, alto, tenor and bass voices are welcome. Rehearsals are Tuesdays at 7 p.m. in the Island Trees School Little Theatre. For information call 520-2152.
Annual Toy Drive for Hospitalized Children
Donations will be collected through Dec. 20. If you would like your donation picked up, call 781-5425.; E-mail to: JonathansGifts@Juno.com or write to: Patty and Art Sturm, 54 Twin Ln. N., Wantagh, NY 11793. Donations can be made payable to Jonathans Gift of Love (founded in the name of Jonathan Sturm who passed away in May from acute lymphoblastic leukemia). Toys are given to hospitalized children. These gifts represent hope.
Every Saturday from 9 to 10 a.m. rain or shine. Meets at Eisenhower Park at the Field House in Parking Field 2. Led by Ernesta Martinez who lost 110 lbs. and who inspires others on their weight loss mission. $5 donation requested. Sponsored by The Solutions for Eating Disorders. For information call 625-9181.
Vendors Needed for the Following:
- Crafts and More Holiday Fair presented by Our Lady of Lourdes Altar Society, 855 Carmans Rd., Massapequa Park on Nov. 29. Affair will be well publicized. For information call Marge 541-5230 or Terry 798-2492.
- Holiday Extravaganza to be held on Nov. 29 at the St. James Parish, 80 Hicksville Rd., Seaford. For information call 731-3710.
- Bazaar at the East Meadow Jewish Center, 1400 Prospect Ave., East Meadow. Dec. 13 (7:30 to 11 p.m.) and Dec. 14 (11 a.m. to 4 p.m.) $50 per day, $75 for two days. Call 483-4205.
LI Photographer to Appear
Photographer and author Robert Villani will discuss and sign copies of his beautiful new book of photographs //cite//Long Island: A Natural History////cite//, a unique vision that celebrates the natural beauty throughout all of LI and the many species that inhabit these areas. Mr. Villani is a LI native, naturalist, illustrator and photographer. There will also be a slide presentation. 8 p.m. at Book Revue, 313 New York Ave., Huntington. For information call Peter Costanzo 271-1442.
Holiday Craft Fair
At the Levittown Community Church, 100 Periwinkle Rd., Levittown from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Call 735-6550. Large selection of handmade crafts, baked goods, chocolate, jewelry, etc. Pictures with Santa, refreshments. Free admission.
At Summit Lane School from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the gym. Proceeds from new and exciting games, children's crafts and refreshments will go to the benefit of the 1997-1998 Summit Lane yearbook. Rain or shine.
At 10 a.m. at the Suburban Temple, 2900 Jerusalem Ave., Wantagh. Join us in paying tribute to the Chai Club, the wonderful arm who has given so much to the Temple. For information call 221-2370.
Homemakers Club - Levittown Day Chapter
Meeting from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Calvary Lutheran Church, 36 Taylor Ave. and Bush Ave., East Meadow. Craft and cooking classes or just friendly gathering. Meets every Monday. For further information call 221-6836 or 826-0198.
Levittown Historical Society
Meeting at Salk Middle School, North Jerusalem Rd., in the Little Theatre. If you are interested in helping collect memorabilia, photographs, appliances and furnishings from the early days of Levittown, come down for an interesting evening. All welcome. No admission charge. 8 p.m. Meetings are held on the third Monday of the month. For more information call Polly Dwyer 731-3237.
Korean War Veterans of NC Chapter #1
Regular monthly meeting at 8 p.m. at American Legion Post #1711, 3123 N. Jerusalem Rd.
Maternity Fitness Classes
Preparation for childbirth and outstanding shape-up after childbirth designed and coordinated by registered nurses. 7:30 p.m. at Mid-Island Hospital (an affiliate of Winthrop-University Hospital), 4295 Hempstead Tpke, Bethpage. For information call 579-6000. Classes provided every Tuesday and Thursday. Also on Nov. 20.
Embracing the Soul
We are born with great potential. Yet as we grow our self-esteem and confidence may become wounded by significant experiences with those around us. As we grow the shadows we come to live in prevent us from becoming all we are meant to be and the voice of soul struggles with our internal voices, wanting to be free. By embracing, understanding and healing one's wounds there is the opportunity to live more fully and in harmony with spirit and one's wholeness. This lecture will assist you in learning and understanding how the process of healing can help you access your higher self and a more creative way of living. 7 to 9:30 p.m. at The Body, Mind & Spirit Fitness Center, 3701 Hempstead Tpke., Levittown. Call 731-8806 for information. Members $8, nonmember $10.
The Emphysema Club
Support for those with chronic lung diseases. 1:30 p.m. in Room M9 at Mid-Island Hospital (an affiliate of Winthrop-University Hospital), 4295 Hempstead Tpke., Bethpage. For information call 579-6000. Meetings are held on the first and third Wednesday of each month.
Pulitzer Prize Winning Historian to Appear
Doris Kearns Goodwin will discuss and sign copies of her new memoir //cite//Wait Till Next Year////cite//. 7:30 p.m. at Book Revue, 313 New York Ave., Huntington Village. For information call Peter Costanzo 271-1442.
Perinatal Dept. Open House
An open house tea at Nassau County Medical Center, 2201 Hempstead Tpke., East Meadow. The event will be held from 3 to 5 p.m. and will feature bilingual tours and light refreshments in the Joel Robins Library, third floor of the Dynamic Care Bldg. The open house is designed to familiarize expectant parents, as well as the staffs of NC's health centers, with the facilities and services available at the hospital. For information call Rosemary McNerney, RN 572-6298.
Healing Across Time
Join John Cerbone in this exciting workshop that will utilize hypno-therapeutic techniques and extended chi modalities to heal past, present and future aspects and selves. Come find and experience true and total healing! 7 to 10 p.m. at The Body, Mind & Spirit Fitness Center, 3701 Hempstead Tpke., Levittown. Call 731-8806 for information. Members $25, nonmember $30.
St. Bernard's Widows/Widowers
General meeting at 8 p.m. at the Hicksville VFW at 320 Broadway, all are invited, fee $3.
Seaford Chapter #3594 AARP
Meeting at 2:20 p.m. at Seaford High School, 1575 Seamans Neck Rd., Seaford. Guest speaker will be Paul Vitello, //cite//Newsday ////cite//columnist, who will discuss a typical day reporting the news and his work as a columnist.
Presented by Donatello Lodge #2559 at 6:30 p.m. at Fox Hollow, Jericho Tpke., Woodbury. $30 per person. Furs, woman, children and men's fashions.
An anonymous program for spouses, adult children over 18, family and friends who may be affected by a gambling problem. 24-hour hotline 321-2883. Fridays at 8:30 p.m. Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, Hempstead Tpke., Levittown.
Happily Ever Once Upon
A comedic parody of everyone's favorite fairy tales performed by the Island Trees School Drama Dept. 8 p.m. in the Island Trees High School auditorium. Also on Nov. 22. All tickets $5. Free for senior citizens at 3:30 p.m. Nov. 19 (520-2135).
Whoopi Goldberg to Appear
Actor and comedian Whoopi Goldberg will sign copies of her new book which is simply titled Book. This is her second book. The first was called //cite//Alice////cite//. 1 p.m. at Book Revue, 313 New York Ave., Huntington Village. For information call Peter Costanzo 271-1442.
Holiday Flea Market/Craft Fair
Sponsored by the Hicksville Youth Council. Vendors will be selling all new merchandise. All proceeds go to assist the Youth Council in providing services to the youth of the area. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Levittown Hall, Levittown Pky., Hicksville. For information call 822-KIDS.
At the Wantagh Memorial Congregational Church, 1845 Wantagh Ave., Wantagh (just north of Sunrise Hwy.) 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Christmas decorations, home baked goods, jellies, toys, games, raffles, books, attic treasures, handmade items. Lunch or snacks available and served by the Men's Group. All welcome.
EM-Lev JWV Post #709
The East Meadow-Levittown JWV Post #709 meets every month except July and August. 8:15 p.m. on the second Monday at the East Meadow Jewish Center, Prospect Ave. and 10 a.m. on the fourth Sunday at Levittown Hall, Levittown Pky. New members always welcome. For questions call 794-8226.
Concert and Memorabilia Exhibit
In celebration of Levittown's 50th Anniversary. The Sophisticated Ladies (Anita Jacobs and Bernice Zimmy, former Levittown school teachers, sing music of the '40s and show tunes with a special originally-written anniversary performance). The exhibit includes Levittown historic items and photos of the year's activities, publicity and 50th anniversary memorabilia. 2 p.m. at Levittown Hall, Levittown Pky., Hicksville. For information and reservations call Louise Cassano 735-5901.