Wednesday, 02 October 2013 00:00
Big Brothers Big Sisters Presidential Gala
Jewelry Sale & Flea Market
The Butterfly Awards
Weekly artisan and food market with handcrafted crafts, artisan foods, produce and local artists. Milleridge Village, 585 N. Broadway, Jericho. 631-991-2181, Sundays, 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Through October 27.
Nurses and doctors from Syosset Hospital’s Intervention Pain Management Center will discuss topics such as medication and pain management, migraines/headaches, modern procedures and alternative therapies. Huntington Library, 338 Main St. Huntington, 631-427-5165, 2-3 p.m. Held for 5 consecutive Wednesdays ending on October 30.
LIU Post Associate Professor of Music Mark Shapiro applies the fresh lens of cognitive musicology to individual pieces. Speaking from the piano, while eliciting a characteristically lively give-and-take from the audience, Dr. Shapiro will engage you in a musical conversation that will permanently transform your way of experiencing and understanding what you hear, leading you to a powerfully direct emotional connection with the world’s greatest music. No prior experience required. All experience levels welcome. Dr. Shapiro is a highly regarded conductor of orchestras, operas, and choral works, who has recently been appointed Music Director of the Prince Edward Island Symphony. Long Island University, 720 Northern Blvd., Brookville. 1-3 p.m.
The Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Program educates people about disaster preparedness and trains them in basic disaster response and recovery skills, such as fire safety, light search and rescue, team organization, and disaster medical operations. LIU Post, 720 Northern Blvd., Brookville. 516-573-9656. 7-10 p.m. The classes are free to Nassau County Residents 18 years of age and older and runs for 6 sessions, ending on November 6, held in the Humanities Hall.
Honoring Peter Klein and Amy Spiros, “Man and Woman of the Year.” Crest Hollow Country Club, 8325 Jericho Tpke. Woodbury, 516-731-7880, ext. 213, 6:30 p.m.
Share the Harvest
Helping neighbors in need by feeding people of all faiths, features live music, silent and live auctions, food, fundraiser hosted by The Long Island Council of Churches. Crest Hollow Country Club, 8325 Jericho Tpke. Woodbury, 6-10 p.m.
Honoring Victor Fred Politi, cocktail hour followed by four-course meal, hosted by the Roman Catholic Church of the Sacred Heart. The Milleridge Cottage, 585 N. Broadway, Jericho, 516-379-1356, ext. 24, 7 p.m.-Midnight.
To support Last Hope Animal Rescue. Something for everyone! All proceeds benefit Last Hope’s pet adoption, special needs pets and community outreach programs. St. Bede’s Church, 220 Berry Hill Rd., Syosset. 516-921-2008, www.lasthopeanimalrescue.org.
Grief and healing organization dedicated to supporting parents and families living with the loss of a child. Elias Hicks Historical Home, 1740 Old Jericho Tpke., Jericho, 516-484-4993, 7:30-9:30 p.m.
Grief and healing organization dedicated to supporting parents and families living with the loss of a child or sibling to suicide. Elias Hicks Historical Home, 1740 Old Jericho Tpke., Jericho 516-484-4993, 7:30-9:30 p.m.
The Institute of Management Accountants (IMA) Long Island Chapter hosts a free special presentation. Bill Kneese from Global IMA will discuss the value in obtaining a Certified Management Accountant (CMA) license. Come find out if this could be a career changing strategy. Following the program, Kneese will be available for questions and discussion during the cocktail hour. Any CFO or controller that is a new attendee to IMA Long Island will be able to attend the following cocktail and dinner program for free. The Milleridge Inn Cottage, 585 N. Broadway, Jericho. 5-6 p.m.
Annual meeting of the Metro Long Island Chapter of the New York State Commercial Association of Realtors. On Parade Diner, 7980 Jericho Turnpike, Woodbury: 914-234-3647. 8:30-10:30 a.m.
This presentation will briefly explain what Executive Function skills are and will include tips, tools, and strategies parents can use to promote optimal success in all aspects of life. Followed by Q&A. 516-802-0593, 7-8:30 p.m. Hampton Inn, 120 Jericho Tpke., Jericho.
Honoring industry leaders who inspired girls, features cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, and dinner, hosted by the Girls Inc. of Long Island. Woodbury Country Club, 884 Jericho Tpke. Woodbury, 516-993-4056, 6:30-9:30 p.m.
Golf, cocktail hour, open bar and steak dinner, prizes, raffles. Town of Oyster Bay Golf Course, 1 Southwoods Rd., Woodbury. 516-902-9548, 8:30 a.m.-8 p.m.
Malcolm House, 5 Old Jericho Tpke. Jericho, Free; open to the public. 10 a.m.
7:30-8:30 p.m. Syosset Library, 225 South Oyster Bay Rd., Syosset. 516-921-7161.
Benefits United Cerebral Palsy. With Broadway vocalist Linda Eder. LIU Tilles Center, Route 25A, Brookville. 516-299-3100. 3 p.m.
Thursday, 16 January 2014 09:41
Eight students from Jericho High School, the largest number of students from any school on Long Island this year, are among the 300 semifinalists picked from 1,800 entrants nationally and overseas in the annual Intel Science Talent Search.
Friday, 17 January 2014 00:00
Brookville’s Green Vale School students were featured in the September/October 2013 issue of Sport Rocketry, the official journal of the National Association of Rocketry.
The seventh-grade students competed nationally at the Team America Rocketry Challenge (TARC) last May in Virginia and were the youngest rocket scientists competing. They were also the only team from Long Island that qualified to enter the competition and one of only two teams from New York State.
Thursday, 16 January 2014 11:44
The Syosset Braves 11-year-old football team recently won the Superbowl Championship Game against the Rosedale Jets with a final score of 13 to 0.
Thursday, 02 January 2014 11:19
The Farrell & Schmidt Ho Ho Ho 5-Kilometer Run started and finished at the John F. Kennedy Middle School in Bethpage on Dec. 21. The top local finisher was Tim Mahony of Syosset, who scored in 11th place overall and third in the 15 to 19 age group.
Other locals winning awards in this year’s Ho Ho Ho Run were Gina Ferraro of Syosset (2nd woman, 35-39 age group), Patty Santella of Syosset (3rd woman, 45-49 age group), Kim Solomine of Syosset (2nd woman, 55-59 age group).