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Sea Cliff Village Hall, 7:30 p.m.
The Sea Cliff Civic Association will hold an ice cream social in Spooky Park, 6 p.m.
Yankee Dixie Band, the Oak Room Tavern, Sea Cliff, 8 p.m.
Berny performs at JW’s Public House, Glen Head, 7 p.m.
Glen Cove Library, 6 p.m. 138 min. R (2013) A fictional film set in the alluring world of one of the most stunning scandals to rock our nation. American Hustle tells the story of con man Irving Rosenfeld (Christian Bale), who along with his equally cunning and seductive British partner Sydney Prosser (Amy Adams) is forced to work for a wild FBI agent Richie DiMaso (Bradley Cooper). DiMaso pushes them into a world of Jersey powerbrokers and mafia thugs that’s as dangerous as it is enchanting. Jeremy Renner is Carmine Polito, the passionate, volatile, New Jersey political operator caught between the con-artists and Feds. Irving’s unpredictable wife Rosalyn (Jennifer Lawrence) could be the one to pull the thread that brings the entire world crashing down.
Glen Cove City Hall, 7 :30 p.m.
School’s out for summer!
The North Shore High School graduation will take place at North Shore High School, 11 a.m.
Glen Cove Mansion Hotel 200 Dosoris Ln., Glen Cove, 7:30 p.m. 7 in Heaven’s Single Mingle: suggested ages 38-60+ But any age is welcome to join the group at Pub 1910 inside the mansion. Introductions and appetizers served from 8 to 8:30 p.m., then a fun mixer. $10. Visit www.7-in-heaven.com for info.
Locust Valley, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Grenville Baker Boys & Girls Club parking lot.
Glen Cove High School, 10 a.m. (Rain date Sunday, June 29)
Chris Kinnear performs at JW’s Public House, Glen Head, 7 p.m.
To kick off the museum’s exhibit on World War I, a lecture and musical video presentation titled “Over There” will be held at the North Shore Historical Museum at 7 p.m. Presented by Barry Rivadue, videographer and show business historian. Revisit Glen Cove when it experienced the First World War, and learn about the legendary Kings Point resident George M. Cohan, and his creation of the classic anthem of the era, “Over There.” General admission $10. Museum Members $5. Includes light refreshments. Please RSVP to 516-801-1191.140 Glen St., Glen Cove.
Join the Glen Cove Library as they kickoff a spectacular summer of reading with a puppet performance by Steve Petra, great for the whole family, at 7 p.m. Please register for this program at the library’s website at www.glencovelibrary.org or call the library at 516-676-2130.
Andy Gertler and Frank Ferrara, the Oak Room Tavern, Sea Cliff, 8 p.m.
Thursday, July 3
Matt Pinto Quartet
The Oak Room Tavern, Sea Cliff, 8 p.m.
The Children’s Bike Parade begins at 10 a.m. through the streets of downtown Glen Cove. The revelry continues in Morgan Memorial Park with a concert by Northwinds Symphonic Band at 7:30 p.m. The music will continue until the fireworks begin at approximately 9 p.m. This year’s fireworks are being provided by Grucci Fireworks.
The celebration in Sea Cliff begins at 10 a.m. in the Village Green and Lincoln Plaza.
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 St. 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 Holocaust Memorial and Tolerance Center of Nassau County, 100 Crescent Beach Rd., Glen Cove. The center is open Monday-Friday from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Saturday-Sunday from noon to 4 p.m.
The Holocaust Memorial and Tolerance Center of Nassau County is proud to premiere the American Jewish Congress’s new exhibit based on selections from the new book, Exit Berlin. The exhibit will be on view at the Holocaust Center now through Sept. 7. In addition to the letters between an American and her family in Europe, the exhibit will provide a historical context which will include background on U.S. immigration laws, conditions in Europe, refuge in Shanghai, and many other topics, revealing an unfamiliar side of Holocaust history.
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.
The object of the Glen Garden Club of Glen Head is to promote interest and activity in gardening to encourage the adoption of higher garden standards for the benefit of individuals and the community at large. The club meets at 10 a.m. the second Wednesday in February, March, May, June, September, October and December at the Community Center on Glen Head Rd. in Glen Head (next to Glen Head Post Office).
Meetings include demonstrations of flower arranging and programs on planting, horticulture and landscape design.