Wednesday, 02 April 2014 00:00
The Glen Cove Downtown Business Improvement District will hold its next Board of Directors meeting at noon at Andros Grill, 61 1/2 Glen St., 516-674-3888. The board meets monthly to discuss projects, programs and issues concerning the downtown business district of Glen Cove. The public is welcome to attend; however, a reservation is necessary and there is a charge for lunch. Please RSVP to the BID office 516-759-6970.
The Budget Adoption will take place on April 3 in the North Shore High School cafeteria, at 7:30 p.m. Student recognition and assessment policy review are also on the agenda. An audit committee meeting will take place beforehand, at 7 p.m.
Book lovers from seven public libraries- Bayville, Bryant (Roslyn), Glen Cove, Gold Coast, Locust Valley, Oyster Bay-East Norwich, and Sea Cliff - will be meeting at the Metropolitan in Glen Cove on Thursday, April 3, from 7 to 8:30 p.m., for North Shore Reads, a local celebration of Long Island Reads and National Library Week. This year’s selection is The Manor: Three Centuries at a Slave Plantation on Long Island by Mac Griswold. The discussion will be led by Master of Ceremonies John Canning. Mac Griswold will be joining in the discussion. Visit www.northshorereads.org.
Gribbin Elementary School, 10 a.m.
The kitchen staff from the Church of St. Rocco will hold a prayer service in the church at 11:30 a.m., followed by a luncheon in the parish hall. Free offering.
The night begins with live music on the Village Green, in front of Sea Cliff Library. Mac Ayres and the Brady Brothers perform at 5:30 p.m. in front of Musu. The music continues on the Village Green with Joe Pess and Friends at 6:30 p.m., then RiDE and friends at 7:30 p.m. Shops will be open late with “Warm Up Happenings” and restaurants will feature Warm Up specials and live music. Food donations will be collected on behalf of Mutual Concerns.
Register in person at the Glen Cove Library’s reference desk. The cost is $20 for AARP members and $25 for non-members. Please make check or money order payable to: AARP and be sure to bring your AARP membership card with you to get the member rate for participation in this course. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Preview Night for the Glen Cove Boys & Girls Club tag sale is from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. $10 admission fee. Donation collection began March 24.
Open house for the Glen Cove Boys & Girls Club tag sale is from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. at Robert M. Finley Middle School (lower field). Call Bruce Testa, 516-852-6519, with questions.
The North Shore Community Chorus (NSCC), under the direction of Stephen Goldstein, will present the harmonious choral work and songs of Franz Schubert, one of the greatest and most frequently performed Romantic composers, at North Shore High School, 450 Glen Cove Ave., Glen Head, on Saturday April 5, at 8 p.m. Tickets are $15 for adults; $10 for seniors/children, and may be purchased at the door. For info call 631-470-6128.
On Saturday, April 5, from 6:30 to 11 p.m., the American Legion Post 336 will hold its Annual Easter Food Drive/ Cocktail Party. All proceeds will be used to provide food baskets for needy families in the North Shore community. Admission is a pot luck dish or a donation to support this cause. A cash bar will be available and there will be music by the South Street Band. The Post is located at 190 Glen Head Rd., Glen Head. For information call Ken Kraft at 516-429-6174.
Open house for the Glen Cove Boys & Girls Club tag sale is from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
A full breakfast is served on the first Sunday of the month after Mass. Adults $8, children under 8, $2, children under 2, free.
The Northwinds Symphonic Band, under the musical direction of Helen Bauer, will present Concert Band Classics and Virtuoso Artistry at the North Shore High School Theater in Glen Head on Sunday, April 6 at 3 p.m. Admission is free. Call 516-759-9694 or 516-277-7048.
Irv Plastock entertains with his one-of-a-kind a cappella sing-along program. At the Glen Cove Library, 2 p.m.
A public hearing regarding the Veterans' Tax Exemption will take place at Robert M. Finley Middle School, in the library, at 6 p.m. The regularly scheduled Board of Education meeting will commence at 8 p.m. in the same location.
7:30 p.m. Glen Cove High School Cafe.
7:30 p.m. Glen Cove City Hall
Glen Cove City Hall, 7 p.m. In keeping with his commitment to transparency in government and to giving residents an opportunity to be heard, Glen Cove Mayor Reginald A. Spinello will hold an open forum to discuss the Crescent Beach situation. City consultants Dvirka and Bartilucci will make a presentation and will be joined by representatives from the Nassau County Department of Health to answer any questions.
Concert and visual arts show at Deasy Elementary.
Senator Marcellino will be holding “mobile office” hours at the Glen Cove Library, where constituents will have an opportunity to ask questions and attain assistance from Senator Marcellino’s Professional staff. No appointment is necessary. Constituents can call Senator Marcellino’s Office at 516-922-1811 at any time for an appointment or assistance. 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.