Thursday, 06 June 2013 00:00
Back by popular demand! The Cantor and Natalie Tenenbaum will entertain us with Broadway show tunes following services, led by Rabbi Steven Heneson Moskowitz. Jericho Jewish Center, located at 430 North Broadway, Jericho.
The Finest Fall Off The Bone Ribs, The Tastiest Chicken, The Most Mouthwatering Brisket and The Best Beans, are among the categories for the Long Island Kosher BBQ Championship sponsored, again this year by Fairway Market. The event, which debuted last year, will be held at Temple Beth Torah in Westbury, on Sunday, June 9th, 2013 from 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and will once again, raise funds and awareness for hunger relief on Long Island. Team registration is currently underway and sponsorship opportunities are still available.
Child Abuse Prevention Services (CAPS), Long Island’s leading non-profit resource on the prevention of child abuse and neglect, and provider of bully prevention and child safety education, will host its 15th annual Golf Outing benefit, Monday, June 17 at The Muttontown Country Club, East Norwich. The benefit supports CAPS’ prevention-through-education student programs, which are offered at no cost to all elementary, middle and high schools in Nassau and Suffolk. The outing begins at 10 a.m. with golfer registration and brunch; shotgun start is at noon; cocktails and a buffet dinner begin at 5 p.m. John J. Corrado, President, Suffolk Transportation Service, Inc will be honored for his extraordinary commitment to improving the lives of children. To register as a golfer or sponsor, or for event particulars, call CAPS at 516-621-0552 or 631-289-3240 or visit our website, www.capsli.org.
A benefit for Little Shelter Animal Rescue and Adoption Center will be held on Saturday, June 29 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Cold Spring Harbor Library & Environmental Center at 95 Harbor Road, Cold Spring Harbor. Len Marks Photography will be here to take a 4 x 6 photo of you and your pet with a $10 minimum donation to Little Shelter. Additional photos may be purchased at a discounted rate. No cats please for the photo shoot. Volunteers from Little Shelter will be here with dogs for adoption. Registration is requested for the photo shoot. Walk-ins will be taken on a first come, first served basis depending on availability. Please register at the Cold Spring Harbor Library Information Services Desk, or by phone at 631-692-6820 Ext. 200. $10 minimum donation. Checks should be made payable to Little Shelter.
Open to all of Long Island—The Association of Generational Experts for Seniors (AGES) is hosting its first free “Options For Our Aging World Family & Caregiver Resource Fair” at Lutheran Church of Our Savior, located at 12 Franklin Avenue in Port Washington, NY. Taking place from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m., this comprehensive event will provide caregivers managing the health and well being of today’s seniors, with a one-stop-forum for gathering vital information, products and services to help support senior care, wellness and quality of life.
A safe, confidential, supportive environment to talk about what you have been through, reactions and feelings and how to move forward. You are not alone. Facilitated by a professional therapist. Three consecutive Tuesday evenings at 8 p.m. in the Hicksville-Plainview area. $60 for three meetings. To register call Nancy Berlow, LCSW: 516-356-7109. All inquiries are confidential.
Once a month through December. Long Island Cat Fanciers sponsors free lectures given by top local veterinarians on topics relevant to dog and cat owners. All members of the public are welcome to attend. The lectures are generally held on the first Monday of each month at the Town of Oyster Bay Syosset-Woodbury Community Center, 7900 Jericho Tpke., Woodbury, at 7:45 p.m. For more information, call 631-277-3844.
The Fellowship provides an atmosphere of warmth and camaraderie, with talks presented by intelligent, enlightening and non-dogmatic speakers, who come from the entire spectrum of the arts, history and sciences. This is followed by coffee and an informal discussion circle, held in the turn-of-the-18th century farmhouse in a bucolic setting. Sundays at 10:30 a.m. The Muttontown Unitarian Universalist Fellowship is located on the south side of Route 25A (Northern Blvd.), East Norwich, directly east of Martin Viette Nurseries and about a half mile west of Route 106. Look for the white brick gateposts with a large sign for Hunter’s Moon Farm. All are welcome. Call with any questions 659-1686.