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Saturday, Sept. 7

Park District Defensive Driving Course

The Great Neck Park District is sponsoring a defensive driving course from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., at Great Neck House. The course is Defensive Driving: Empire Safety Council Defensive Driving Course. To sign up or for more information call 482-0355.

Monday, Sept. 9

Park District Tennis Center

There will be a variety of tennis lessons offered at the Great Neck Park District’s Parkwood Tennis Center. Seasonal court time begins tody. Session 1 begins for Tiny Tots, Juniors, Adults and Women’s Intensive. Non-resident fees apply. Call 516 829-9050.

GNPS ESOL & GED Registration

Class registration for the Great Neck Public Schools ESOL and GED registration is 9 a.m. to noon, and 6 to 9 p.m., at the Adult Learning Center, 105 Clover Drive. For further information, call 441-4950.

Tuesday, Sept. 10

GNPS ESOL & GED Registration

Class registration for the Great Neck Public Schools ESOL and GED registration is 9 a.m. to noon, and 6 to 9 p.m., at the Adult Learning Center, 105 Clover Drive. For further information, call 441-4950.

Tuesdays With REAP

REAP, retired, energetic, active professionals meets at 9 a.m. when significant issues will be presented by a member of the group.  At 10:30 a.m. “My Opinion” will be presented by Les Penner. He will discuss a short topic of interest to us all. Featured speaker is David Brown, who will discuss “How to Research an Investment.”  Break for lunch at noon. Current events after lunch and will be led by Miriam Colistra. Coffee, tea and refreshments are served.

Library Public Community Meeting

All community members are invited and encouraged to attend the Great Neck Main Library Proposed Building Renovation meeting at 7 p.m. at the Main Library, 159 Bayview Avenue, Great Neck. The architect will give a presentation of the approved building plan for the renovation of the Great Neck Main Library Building. Refreshments will be served.

Park Board Meeting

At 9 a.m. the Great Neck Park District Board of Commissioners will hold a work session at the Park District Office, 5 Beach Road.

Thursday, Sept. 12

Park Board Meeting

At 8 p.m. the Great Neck Park District Board of Commissioners will hold a business meeting at the Park District Office, 5 Beach Road.

Upcoming Events

Reach Out America

Reach Out America features former founders and Fran Reid, the current Chief Sustainability Officer of The Town of North Hempstead, speaking on Sept.11. Fran has just returned from a three-day training session with Vice President Al Gore on Climate Change with The Climate Reality Project. The meeting will take place on Sept. 11, 2013 at 2 p.m. at The Unitarian Universalist Congregation at Shelter Rock, 48 Shelter Rock Road in Manhasset. ROA’s regular meeting will begin at 12:30 pm. Refreshments will be served. All are welcome. For information call 516 487-8782.

GNBCC Yogathon & Wellness Fair 

The Great Neck Breast Cancer Coalitions’s Yogathon & Wellness Fair is on Sept. 22 at Firefighter’s Park on Grace Avenue. Registration brochures are displayed in over 80 different stores and businesses in Great Neck and also can be found at our Great Neck public libraries and village halls.

Great Neck Library Special Meeting

A special meeting of the board of trustees of the Great Neck Library will be held on Tuesday, Sept. 10, at 7:30 p.m. in the Community Room of the Main Library, 159 Bayview Avenue and on Monday, Sept. 16 at the Manhasset-Lakeville Fire Dept. Co. #4, 97. These meetings are open to the public and attendance is encouraged.

Free Flu Shots

Free flu vaccinations will be provided at St. Aloysius Parish Center at 592 Middle Neck Road in Great Neck from 3 to 7 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 5. The flu shots are being offered in conjunction with Catholic Health Services and St. Francis Hospital. For more information, call 516 829-8343.

St. Aloysius Sociables Luncheon

A Wednesday Monthly Luncheon for St. Aloysius Sociables will be held at 1 p.m. on Sept. 11, at Turquoise Restaurant, 76 Middle Neck Road, Great Neck Plaza. Please call Ida at 516 482-1832 or John Hyland 516 482-3795 for reservations.

Citizenship Drive

St. Aloysius Roman Catholic Church in Great Neck is sponsoring a citizenship drive on Monday, Sept. 23, from 1 to 8 p.m., at the church, 592 Middle Neck Road (in the social hall). Free services include private, individual legal consultation, help in completing the application, mailing, the application and a follow-up. Assistance is available by appointment only. Register today by calling 516 867-3580!