Thursday, 30 January 2014 00:00
Representatives of the Health & Welfare Council of Long Island will offer information and provide applications for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), previously known as food stamps. SNAP offers nutrition assistance to millions of eligible, low-income individuals and families. A presentation of Medicaid, Child Health plus and Obamacare plans will also be offered. At the Glen Cove Library. 7 p.m.
Learn how famous artists like Picasso, Calder, and others transformed junk into masterpieces of art, then create your own sculpture using found objects. Some recycled items will be provided; participants are also asked to bring small items such as broken jewelry, bottle caps, trinkets, or wrapping paper for use in workshop. 7 p.m. At the Gold Coast Library. Call 516-759-8300 . There is a $3 non-refundable fee due at time of registration.
The Sea Cliff - Glen Head Lions are hosting “Put Your Game Face On” night, a benefit for local charities, featuring guest bartenders: Mayor Bruce Kennedy, Village Trustee“Fast Eddie” Lieberman, and Terry Sciubba, Thursday, Jan. 30, beginning at 7 p.m. at The Metropolitan Bistro in Sea Cliff. Live reggae music by Roots Revelators. Wear your favorite NFL colors. No cover.
The NS Board of Ed will meet in the North Shore High School cafeteria at 7:30 p.m. Open to the public.
Sea Cliff Elementary students are encouraged to show their school spirit.
A spectacular circus performance will take place in the Glen Head Elementary School gym, 7 p.m.
In the Sea Cliff Elementary School gym, 7 p.m. Movie At Gold Coast Library: Panic In The Streets (1950). One night in New Orleans, a vicious hoodlum and his friends kill an illegal immigrant who won too much in a card game. When a doctor confirms the dead man had pneumonic plague he must find and inoculate the killers and their associates within 48 hours. Starring Richard Widmark and Barbara Bel Geddes. (96 minutes) 2 to 4 p.m.
The Glen Cove Library hosts a special day for families, beginning at 2 p.m., when Small World Productions presents The 3 Little Pigs Musical Adventure Puppet Show. Come see this funny puppet show, performed with large Muppet-style puppets. This show is loaded with infectious humor - it’s a fun, musical adventure for all ages. Please register at www.glencovelibrary.org, or call the library at 516-676-2130. The library will also offer activities after the show, including library card signup, a make-and-take craft and raffles to win great prizes. From 3 to 4:30 p.m., families can get a free Kid Pix photo I.D.
All Saints Regional Catholic School of Glen Cove will celebrate their Second Annual “Headmaster’s Ball.” The theme of this year’s ball is “A Venetian Masquerade.” At the Glen Cove Mansion, the event honors several local families and dignitaries.
This year’s special honorees are Monsignor James Pareda, Pastor of St. Paul the Apostle Parish, Brookville; Marie Agosta of St. Boniface Martyr Parish; Mario and Linda Reali of St. Rocco Parish; Alfred and Maryanne Small of St. Patrick Parish.
For information about tickets, weekend packages, discounts on formal rentals and free dance lessons for ticket holders, visit www.asrstars.org/the-headmasters-ball-2014/.
Vocalist Richard Lanham leads the Black History Month celebration with classic tunes of jazz, swing, and rhythm and blues. He'll perform tunes by Nat King Cole, Duke Ellington, Louis Armstrong, Harry Belafonte, Stevie Wonder and Sam Cooke; accompanied by Tony Regusis on piano. Lanham started his career at the age of 12 with “On Your Radio,” and was a member of the Drifters, Wynton Kelly Group and the Cadillacs. At the Glen Cove Library. 2 p.m.
The Glen Cove Senior Center’s Rose Shoppe is having a Sweetheart Sale. All items are 50 percent off. The sale runs from Feb. 3 until Feb. 27; the shop is open Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Excludes jewelry. Call 516-759-9610. 130 Glen Street, Glen Cove.
Learn to play canasta with instructor Jacqui Palatnik, 2 p.m., at the Gold Coast Library. This class is for beginners or for those who want to refresh their skills. Part 1 of a 3 part series.
From 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., North Shore High School students from Ms. Theiss’ art class will have their artwork displayed at the Annex of the Gold Coast Library. Stop by for light refreshments and to check out the artwork. Contact: 516-759-8300
In the North Shore High School lobby, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Feb. 4 through Feb. 6
At the Glen Cove High School cafeteria. 7:30 p.m.
In the North Shore High School lobby, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
North Shore School District Central Office, 7 to 8 p.m.
Gem Craft Boutique (58 Glen Head Road in Glen Head) invites you to a Sweetie Pie pre-Valentine’s Day fundraiser from 6 to 9 p.m. A portion of proceeds from each gift purchased will go to the American Cancer Society. Reps from Pampered Chef and Thirty-One will have lovely gifts—a percentage of all proceeds will benefit the American Cancer Society. Complimentary taro card readings between 6:30 and 8:30 p.m., first-come, first-served.
Sweets, wine and cheese will sweeten the pot. Call 516-874-3639.