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At VFW Post 347, 15 Hill St., Glen Cove, from 9 to 10:30 a.m.
Adam Weiss & Live Stock, The Oak Room Tavern, 242 Sea Cliff Ave. 8 p.m.
The spring luncheon will be at the Swan Club, 90 Glenwood Rd. Roslyn, at 11 a.m. Carl Lemanski will present “Blossoms and Bird’s Nests.” Lunch will be served at 1 p.m. Open to members and non-members. Tickets $35 by reservation only: 516-238-6531 or 516-671-9833.
Meeting at Glen Cove City Hall, 7:30 p.m.
Monthly meeting, 7 p.m.
In the North Shore High School cafeteria, 7:30 p.m.
Gribbin/Connolly Joint PTA
Chris Maloy & The Falco Brothers, The Oak Room Tavern, 242 Sea Cliff Ave. 8 p.m.
GC HS Masquers Spring Production, 8 p.m.
E-Waste (electronic waste) recycling will take place on Saturday, April 26, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Progressive Waste Solutions facility on Morris Avenue. “I urge Glen Cove residents to bring computer monitors, hard drives, printers, keyboards, mice and cables, copiers, fax machines, cell phones, pagers, VCRs, stereos, televisions, and electronic games they no longer want for proper disposal,” said Mayor Reggie Spinello.
Residents are asked not to bring microwaves and small household appliances to the E-Waste program; please note that the program is open to only Glen Cove residents and businesses. Proof of residency is required—driver’s license or utility bill. For additional information contact the City of Glen Cove Public Works Department at 516-676-4402.
Patrons of the Glen Cove Public Library are invited to gather items and letters to send to the soldiers serving in Afghanistan, at 11 a.m. The Young Adult patrons of the library have volunteered to organize and mail the packages. There is a box for donations in the library. Monetary donations to cover the cost of mailing are also appreciated. You can include your e-mail address and if possible you will hear from one of the soldiers.
For more information, there will be a list of suggested items in the library or call Anna Dunlop, coordinator, 676-2130.
At the Glen Cove Library, 2 p.m. 91 min. PG-13 (2013) Gravity stars Sandra Bullock and George Clooney in a heart-pounding thriller that pulls you into the infinite and unforgiving realm of deep space.
YMCA of Glen Cove Invites Families to YMCA’s Healthy Kids Day, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 125 Dosoris Ln. Healthy Kids Day is the Y’s national initiative to improve the health and well-being of families, featuring fun active play and educational activities to help kids be healthy and reach their full potential. Included in the day’s events will be arts & crafts, healthy snacks, sport court basketball, bouncy houses, obstacle courses, family ZUMBA, recreational family swim, visits from the Glen Cove Fire Department and the Glen Cove Police Department along with other professionals and giveaways. For more information and to register, call 516-671-8270, ext. 21 or visit www.ymcali.org.
Glen Cove Junior Lacrosse LAXFest will start at 9 a.m. at Glen Cove High School. Lots of lacrosse action, plus food, raffles and prizes.
St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Sea Cliff will host a special springtime event titled C’mUnityBloom: Music for Renewal beginning at 5 p.m. 253 Glen Ave., Sea Cliff.
The Friends of the Library’s annual spring fundraiser will be held at Tappo Restaurant, located at 284 Glen St., Glen Cove, at 1 p.m. This year’s honored guest is Antonia Petrash, author of Long Island and the Woman Suffrage Movement. Lunch includes salad or soup, choice of one of five entrees, dessert, soda, coffee and tea. The cost is $35 and is payable by check or money order made out to: Friends of the Glen Cove Library.
Glen Cove Chamber of Commerce presents the 17th Annual Culinary Delights at the Glen Cove Mansion Hotel and Conference Center, 200 Dosoris Ln., Glen Cove, from 6 to 9 p.m. Couvert: $40, $45 at the door. RSVP required: 516-676-6666.
April is National Poetry Month. Join in the celebration at the Glen Cove Library with the Three Poets: Evelyn Kandel, Sasha Ettinger and Sybil Bank, all published poets, will share and discuss poems they have written. They will explore some methods and subjects they use in their poetry and encourage audience participation. The audience is invited to bring and read a poem of their choice. 2 p.m.
SAFE will host an open forum for community members, coalition participants and school officials where the results from the Bach-Harrison Prevention Needs Assessment survey will be shared and discussed. At 7 p.m., in the main chamber of Glen Cove City Hall.
Page Turners with Amy Compton: The Knitting Circle by Ann Hood, 7 p.m. Gold Coast Library.