Wednesday, 23 October 2013 09:05
Water Quality Forum
Thursday, October 24
10th Annual Benefit Concert for United Cerebral Palsy
Sunday, October 27
Third Annual LGBT Forum
Friday, November 1
Weekly artisan and food market with handcrafted crafts, artisan foods, produce and local artists. Milleridge Village, 585 N. Broadway, Jericho. 631-991-2181, Weekly: Sun. 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Through October 27.
Shine Dental will donate $200 per implant placed in the month of October to two Nassau County Families in need who are battling or survivors of breast cancer. Shine Dental Group, 400 Jericho Tpke., Syosset. 516-348-8500. www.shinedentalgroup.com
Women’s Fund of Long Island honors women achievers at this program featuring Wini Freund, long-time activist for women’s issues; and Elizabeth Jordan, renowned social change photographer and philanthropist. Shapiro-McCormick Young Woman Leader Awards will go to two visionary high school girls for their leadership roles in advocating for women and girls in their communities: Tayler Bradford and Brittney King. Crest Hollow Country Club, 8325 Jericho Tpke., Woodbury. 9 a.m.
This installation will be part of Shabbat Services, and followed by a festive Oneg Shabbat, when refreshments will be served. Cantor Magda Fishman graduated from the Jewish Theological Seminary’s H.L Miller Cantorial School. She has created a unique blend of traditional and contemporary styles. Cantor Rich Pilatsky started his professional career as a music teacher at P.S. 69 in Jackson Heights. He left teaching to enter the family business, but after many years in the business world, returned to his true loves, music and Judaism, and entered cantorial school. North Shore Synagogue, 83 Muttontown Rd., Syosset. www.northshoresynagogue.org. 516-921-2282. 7:30 p.m.
HorseAbility Gala campaign to raise funds to renovate and expand current facility. The night will consist of awards, cocktails, dinner and dancing featuring a silent and live auction, raffle prizes and casino games. Crest Hollow Country Club, 8325 Jericho Tpke., Woodbury. 6:30 p.m.
Featuring the music of Shira Kline, aka ShirLaLa. Shira is an award-winning NY-based performer and music educator. She travels across the country and internationally with her kiddie-rock band, delivering a dynamic, interactive program of joy and spirit, story and song. Shira has worked for more than a decade with a diverse array of Jewish communities to enliven rituals, holiday celebrations, and love for Jewish life and prayer. Blending words, story and music, she creates a rich experience for children and adults alike. Midway Jewish Center, 330 South Oyster Bay Rd., Syosset. 10 a.m.
Benefits United Cerebral Palsy. With Broadway vocalist Linda Eder. LIU Tilles Center, Route 25A, Brookville. 516-299-3100. 3 p.m.
Photography by members on display during library hours. Bethpage Library, 47 Powell Ave., Bethpage. Through October 31.
Hosted by the Jericho School District and featuring keynote speaker Dr. Eliza Byard, Executive Director of GLSEN. This forum is open to all K-12 educators and administrators and features great workshops. More details to come.
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).