Thursday, 15 August 2013 00:00
Hear the music of the Beatles with Strawberry Fields as the Downtown Sounds Concert Series continues in Glen Cove Village Square Plaza. In the case of rain, the concert will be moved indoors to Wunsch Arts Center at Finley Middle School.
The Glen Cove Public Library needs help organizing donations into boxes and bringing them to the post office for their ongoing Any Soldier program. Assistance is welcome and those that volunteer can earn community service credit. Any donations to send to the soldiers would also be appreciated. Please call the library to register 516-676-2130.
Live music, a pet costume contest and catered food are all part of the celebration at Green Forest Veterinary Hospital, from noon to 5 p.m., located at 120 Forest Ave. in Glen Cove. Call 516-676-VET for more info.
Revel in the Broadway and Hollywood hit songs made famous by the legendary Barbra Streisand as Sharon Owen brings her Streisand tribute show to Morgan Park. The concert is free and open to the public.
The Holocaust Memorial And Tolerance Center 5th Annual Golf Outing will take place on Monday, August 19, beginning with brunch at 10 a.m., followed by a 12 p.m. shotgun start and cocktails and dinner at 5 p.m., at the Glen Head Country Club 240 Glen Cove Rd Glen Head.
The outing will benefit: Holocaust, Anti-Bullying & Tolerance Programs.
Funds raised from this event have helped to support the center’s mission to teach the history of the Holocaust and its lessons through education and community outreach. Since 2007, nearly 210,000 people have participated in the Holocaust Memorial and Tolerance Center’s education programs, including 155,000 students.
The Sea Cliff Good of the Village Association will hold its 8th annual Antique Show on Saturday, Sept. 7, from 9 a.m. To 4 p.m. at the St. Boniface Field on Sea Cliff Ave.
Attend the defensive driving course for insurance and point reduction to learn the techniques of safe driving. It is also a fundraiser for St. Patrick’s Roman Catholic Church, 235 Glen Street, Glen Cove. The course will go from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. and includes a lunch break). For registration and/or information, people should call 631-360-9720. The cost is $45.
The Glen Cove Boys & Girls Club will host a clothing and accessories sale on Friday, Sept. 27, from 5 to 8 p.m. and Saturday, Sept. 28, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
This program for the frail, elderly seniors is available Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. It is located on the lower level of the Glen Cove Senior Center, at 130 Glen Street in Glen Cove. The program is a warm, inviting and secure place to spend the day with a caring, experienced, and responsive staff. Transportation is provided to residents of Glen Cove and some surrounding communities. Lunch and snacks are served daily. They offer a full schedule of stimulating and meaningful activities: music, art, exercise, games, crafts, and plenty of socialization. Call 516-759-2345 for more information.
At Garvies Point Museum and Preserve, 50 Barry Dr., every Saturday. Different craft offered each Saturday. Certain Saturdays will be holiday themed. General admission $3 adults; $2 ages 5-12 years; plus $3 craft fee. Call 516-571-8010 for more information or visit: www.garviespointmuseum.com
The center is open Monday-Friday from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Saturday-Sunday from noon to 4 p.m. Suggested donation: $10 adults; $5 seniors (65+); $4 students. Docent-led tours are available at no additional charge. Call 516-571-8040 or go to www.holocaust-nassau.org.