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Wednesday, Oct. 2
Free the Girls Bra Drive
At 6 p.m. at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 28 Highland Road, Glen Cove. Call 516-676-0015 for more information. All animals are welcome: four-legged, two-legged, flying, swimming or slithering.
The American Legion, Glenwood Landing Post 336, hosts a Pre-Holiday Cocktail Party on Friday evening, Oct. 4, from 6 to 11 p.m. The party will feature music by the “South Street Band”, food specialties from local restaurants, and a cash bar. Admission charge is your donation to the Thanksgiving/Christmas Food Basket Drive. These food baskets are prepared and delivered on each holiday to families in need in the North Shore Community. Have a fun evening with music, dancing, and food along with knowing that your donation is going to a very worthy cause. The American Legion Post is located at 190 Glen Head Road , Glen Head. (next to the fire station). For more information call Ken Kraft, 516-429-6174.
Families can eat, play, shop and ride at this annual fundraising event, open to the public all day Saturday. Shop at Gideon’s Attic thrift store, snarf up delicious home-made baked goods, chow down on barbecue or just play all day. Saturday, 10-4 at 270 Duck Pond Ln. in Locust Valley. For more information visit www.fa.org
Members of the Montaukett Tribe of Long Island will conduct the first of a series of hands-on workshops of traditional and contemporary Native American arts at Garvies Point Museum, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Workshops will include storytelling with music and crafts such as tribal turkey feather fans, shell work, jewelry, and ribbon shirts.
Registration is required. $5 per person per workshop; children under 5 are free but must register.
To register for this workshop and/or receive a flyer with registration information about later workshops, you can call the museum at
516-571-8010, or download it from
Another rally to save Glen Cove Hospital will be held at St. Gertrude's Church, 28 School Street in Bayville, from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Anyone interested is encouraged to come out and join the fight.