Friday, 17 May 2013 00:00
The Grammy award-winning singer will be performing two nights at the NYCB Theatre as part of his nationwide 57th Anniversary Concert Tour. Show starts at 8 p.m., tickets can be purchased at livenation.com.
Come out to the to the Westbury Public Library, as the Historical Society presents the different celebrations that have taken place in Westbury over the years. The event starts at 2:30 p.m.
Community Reform Temple (CRT) in Westbury will be holding a “Golden Opportunity” and Gala Auction. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., and the auction begins at 7 p.m. There is a donation of $10 per person to attend the auction.
The free “Golden Opportunity” will be from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., when attendees are invited to sell their unwanted gold, silver and platinum jewelry. Wasserman Jewel Galleries of 5th Avenue in New York City will be there to digitally weigh your gold. For more information call the CRT office at 333-1839. CRT is located at 712 The Plain Road.
Long Island Fight for Charity will be having its “Final Call for Boxers and Boxer Announcement” reception at 6 p.m. at the Garden Oasis of the Chateau Briand in Carle Place. Participants in the tenth main event, which takes place in November, will be announced and the final call will be made for “celebrity boxers” to fill the remaining slots. Sponsors, boxers and supporters will get to mingle at this upscale networking event, and enjoy an evening of food, beverages and music. Tickets are $10 if purchased in advance at lifightforcharity.org, and $20 at the door.
The comedian and actor will be performing standup at NYCB Theatre. There will be two shows, one at 7 p.m. and 9:45 p.m. Tickets are $56.50-$66.50 and can be purchased at livenation.com.
America’s favorite game show is coming to NYCB Theatre at Westbury. There will be two shows, at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. Tickets are $29.50 to $49.50 and can be purchased at livenation.com.
Walkers will walk the Carle Place High School track from 3 p.m. to midnight in the battle against cancer. Relay for Life’s Lumniaria Ceremony takes place after sundown, honoring the community’s cancer survivors and remembering those lost to the disease. There will also be a Fight Back Ceremony, where a community leader will inspire participants to take a personal pledge of action. Relay for Life events raise money for cancer research. All are welcome, join a team, form a team or come support others. Sign up at RelayForLife.org.
Participants will receive a 10 percent insurance reduction from their liability and collision premium, and up to four points will be deducted from their driving record. The course takes place from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Our Lady of Hope Church at 534 Broadway, Carle Place. Cost is $45. To register, call 516-334-6288.