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The Lakeville Elementary School holds a band concert at, 7:30 p.m., at the school at 47-27 Jayson Ave. Info: 441-4300.
A film will be shown at 2 p.m. at the Great Neck Library’s Station Branch, The Gardens at Great Neck, 26 Great Neck Rd. Refer to the library newsletter, film brochure and website for information on the films scheduled. Doors open at 1:45 p.m. Arrive early as seating is limited.
Great Neck South High School presents Improv at 7:30 p.m., at the school at 341 Lakeville Road. Info: 441-4851.
Stewart F. Lane, five-time Tony award winning Broadway producer will speak on “Jews on Broadway” at 7:30 p.m. which is the name of his recently published, critically acclaimed book. All members of the community are invited to attend the Sabbath Eve Service. (There is no charge). The Sisterhood will sponsor a Shabbat dinner preceding the service. Donation: $25/member; $27.50/non-member; and $18/child, 12 or under. Call 773-0097 or 482-7181 for a dinner reservation.
From 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Great Neck Park District presents a Special Event: “Get Active” in Allenwood Park. Activities include monkey motion, rock wall climbing, free tennis clinic, face painting and more. Open to all Great Neck Park District residents. For details, call 482-0355.
At Great Neck House at 3 p.m. the Great Neck Park District presents its SUNDAY @ 3 SERIES: Concert: Robin Speilberg. Admission requires park card.
Bass-Baritone Daniel Klein and Mezzo-Soprano Jessica Renfro sing opera arias and show tunes accompanied by pianist William Hicks on Sunday, May 19 at 2:30 p.m. in the Community Room of the Main Library, 159 Bayview Ave. Bring your Great Neck Library card, driver’s license or other ID containing your Great Neck School District address.
Simple Happiness: Eight Characteristics of Happy People presented by author and motivational speaker, Jim Ryan at 2 p.m. in the Community Room of the Main Library.
At 9 a.m., the Board of Commissioners of the Great Neck Park District hold a work session at the Park District Office, 5 Beach Rd.
Parkwood Seasonal Tennis Court Time
There is 2013 seasonal indoor court time (prime and non-prime time) available from May 20 to Aug. 25 at the Parkwood Tennis Center. For details, call 829-9050.
Great Neck North High School Evening will feature Artfest—Concerto Concert at 7:30 p.m., at the school at 35 Polo Rd. Info: 441-4743.
Great Neck South Middle School, Grade 7-8 Spring Concert & Art Show, 7:30 p.m., 349 Lakeville Rd. Info: 441-4600.
Voting on Proposed 2013-2014 School Budget and Board of Education Trustee, 7 a.m. to 10 p.m., Baker Elementary School (for voters living north of the LIRR), and South High School (for voters living south of the LIRR). Voting info: 441-4020.
The E.M. Baker Elementary School holds its Spring Concert, at 7 p.m., at the school, 69 Baker Hill Rd. Info: 441-4100.
REAP, retired, energetic, active, professionals, meet every
Tuesday at the Cumberland School, 30 Cumberland Ave. This week the meeting kicks off with a presentation by Aaron Reisfield entitled “Troy: The Legend The Facts and The Legacy.” At 10:30 a.m. there is a business meeting followed by My Opinion with Arthur Beecher. At 10:45 a.m. Sherrie Bauer will discuss “The Changing Nature of Latino Immigration.” Bring your lunch if you like. Following lunch is a roundtable discussion on timely issues led by Gerry Peretsman. Refreshments served
The Rotary Club Of Great Neck welcomes all to its breakfast meeting on Wednesdays from 8 to 10 a.m. at the Inn of Great Neck for fellowship, interesting programs and an opportunity to provide “Service Above Self.” Questions? Call the club line at 869-6860 during business hours. The Inn at Great Neck is at 30 Cuttermill Rd. in Great Neck Plaza.
Great Neck North Middle School will present the Grade 7-8 Instrumental Concert at 7:30 p.m., at the school, 77 Polo Rd. Info: 441-4500 (note change of date from school district calendar).
Great Neck South Middle School presents the Grade 6 Spring Concert & Art Show, 7:30 p.m., at the school, 349 Lakeville Rd. Info: 441-4600.
The Great Neck Lawyers Association annual awards luncheon is from 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m. at Ayhan’s Shish Kebab, 132 Middle Neck Rd. Awards presented to current Great Neck North and South High School students who have excelled in their studies and who also are entertaining a career as an attorney. Further details on this meeting in the near future.
Simple Happiness: Eight Characteristics of Happy People presented by author and motivational speaker, Jim Ryan at 2 p.m. in the Community Room of the Main Library. Bring your Great Neck Library card, driver’s license or other ID containing your Great Neck School District address.
A film will be shown at 2 p.m. at the Great Neck Library Station Branch at The Gardens at Great Neck at 26 Great Neck Rd.
The Great Neck Public Schools Great Neck South High School presents the school’s Spring Concert II, at 7:30 p.m., at the school at 341 Lakeville Rd. Info: 441-4851.
The St. Aloysius monthly luncheon will be held on June 15, at 1 p.m., sponsored by the St. Aloysius Sociables, at the Jolly Fisherman, 25 Main St. in Roslyn. Cost: Price of your meal. Call Ida at 482-1832 or John Hyland 482-3795 for reservations.
(Retired Energetic Active People) invites recent and longtime retirees to join a group of your peers for inspiring programs and stimulating discussions. R.E.A.P meets every Tuesday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. (except when schools are closed) at the Cumberland School, 30 Cumberland Avenues, Great Neck. Bring lunch if you wish. Beverages are provided. Call 441-4949.
The board meets every Tuesday and Thursday at 5 p.m. every month. All meetings are conducted in the boardroom at the district office, 170 East Shore Rd., unless otherwise publicly notified. Regular office hours are 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. The board is available on a daily basis to respond to concerns, questions and issues of the district residents pertaining to fire/water district matters. For special arrangements or appointments call 466-4416, ext. 704.