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Saturday, September 7

Stop Throwing Out Polluntants

Safely dispose of hazardous household waste from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Tully Park in New Hyde Park.  For more information on recycling, please call 311.  

Artist’s Reception

Manhasset Public Library will hold an artists reception from 2 to 4 p.m. for the Printmaking exhibition which is on display from Aug. 5 through Sept. 27. The library is located at 30 Onderdonk Avenue.  For more information call 627-2300.


Tuesday, September 9

Manhasset Public School’s Open


Tuesday,  September 10

A Night of Manhasset Story-Telling

Come to hear Manhasset Stories’ author, Suzanne McLain Rosenwasser in the Community Room at 7:30 p.m, Manhasset Public Library.  

Gala Evening of Light

Tuesday’s Children holds its Gala Evening of Light at 4 World Financial Center. This year, we are honoring Matt Scheckner, President and CEO of Stillwell Partners and advocate for 9/11 charities. Don Felder (former lead guitarist of the Eagles) and Susie Essman (Curb Your Enthusiasm) will be performing. For more information about the gala, contact Terry Grace Sears at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .


Wednesday, September 11

Memorial Service at Mary Jane Davies Gazebo

 Manhasset Candlelight Memorial Service will be held at 8 p.m. at Mary Jane Davies Park on Plandome Road. Bring a candle and join fellow members of the Manhasset community for a service of remembrance and hope. This service is sponsored by the Manhasset Clergy Association. For further information call Rev. Jimmy Only at The Congregational Church, 516-627-4911. In case of rain, the service will be held at the Church of St. Mary.


Wednesday, September 11

Memorial Service Clark Botanic Garden

Town of North Hempstead to host 9/11 Memorial Service at 8:30 a.m. at Clark Botanic Gardens, 193 I.U. Willets Road Albertson. For more information call 311.


Thursday, September 12

Board of Education Meeting

The BOE will hold its regular bi-weekly meeting at 8 p.m. in Manhasset High School.


Friday, September 13

Cub Scout Pack 101 “Fall Round-Up”

Cub Scout Pack 101 invites Manhasset’s boys and their parents to check out Cub Scouting at its Annual “Fall Round-Up” on Friday, September 13 at 7 p.m. in the auditorium of Shelter Rock Elementary School.  


Sunday, September 15

Recycling Collection

Tyler Lew of Troop 97 is collecting bottles and cans to raise funds for his Eagle Scout Project from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at American Legion Post 304 parking lot, located at 27 Bayview Avenue in Manhasset.


Monday, September 16 - 21

Music Institute of Long Island Open House Week

Come watch must lessons and group classes at the MILI located at 90 Plandome Rd. Reservations are necessary, please call 627-7052 to reserve your space.


Wednesday, September 18

Cub Scout Pack 3 Open House

Munsey Park Cub Scout Pack 3 is holding an Open House recruitment meeting at 7:30 p.m. at the Congregational Church of Manhasset. Pack 3 serves boys attending Munsey Park Elementary School, grades 1 - 5.  Boys and parents are welcome at this informational meeting to learn more about scouting and all of the exciting activities planned for the upcoming year. For more information and to see photos of past events, please visit Pack 3’s website: http://sites.google.com/site/manhassetpack3cubscouts/


Saturday, September 21

Kindermusik & Instrumental Lecture

Free Kindermusik demonstration and instrumental lecture at the Music Institute of Long Island located at 90 Plandome Rd. from 9:30 a.m. to noon. Call 627-7052 to make your reservation.


Sunday, September 22

Schools of St. Mary Open House

The schools of St. Mary will be holding an Open House for prospective parents of children entering elementary, junior and high school.  For more information on the elementary or junior high school call 516-627-0184 or www.stmary11030.org ; the high school call 516-627-2711 or visit www.stmary.ws/highschool.


Wednesday, September 25

Working Women Kick-off Meeting

The Working Women of Manhasset/Port Washington will be hosting their Fall Kick-off meeting  at the home of Donna Ciampa. All women, both actively working and retired, are cordially invited to attend. Please RSVP to Donna at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .


Wednesday, September 25

Kids Safety Day

Town of North Hempstead will sponsor Kid’s Safety Day activities include child car safety checks, fire department and public safety zones, child safety identification kits, safety information on internet, bike helmets, and pets. Arts and crafts and much more. Mary Jane Davies Park across from Town Hall 220 Plandome Road. The event runs from 4 to 6 p.m.


Thursday, September 26

Board of Education Meeting

The BOE will hold its regular bi-weekly meeting at 8 p.m. in Manhasset High School.


Saturday, September 28

Reunion for St. Mary’s High School Classes of 1972 and 1973

The reunion will be held at the Port Washington Yacht Club on Saturday, Sept. 28 from 6:30-11:30 pm. Register for the event online at the St. Mary’s Alumni Association website www.stmarys.ws/alumni.


Saturday, September 28 and Sunday, September 29

Craft and Fine Art Festival

The 16th Annual Craft And Fine Art Festival at the Nassau County Museum Of Art, Roslyn Harbor. Saturday 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday 10 a.m.-6 p.m.


Tuesday, October 1

America’s Boating Course

This course will be offered at the Port Washington Yacht Club 7:30 p.m. located at 1 Yacht Club Drive Port Washington.  For more information contact Bob Miller  at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or call 516-625-0347 Cost of the program is $60.  


Thursday, October 3

Children’s Circus

Manhasset Rotary hosts a one ring circus at Memorial field across from the commuter parking lot at the Manhasset train station.  Children under 12 are free. Pre-sale tickets $10. More details forthcoming.


Weekly Events

Manhasset Rotary

The Manhasset Rotary meets every Tuesday at 12:30 pm at Pearl East, Northern Boulevard, Manhasset. Please contact Esther Miller, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or 516-627-3453 for further information.


Monthly Events

Manhasset Chamber Of Commerce

The monthly meeting of the Manhasset Chamber of Commerce will take place the first Tuesday of each month at the Manhasset Lakeville Firehouse, Company #1, Bayview Ave., from 5 to 6 p.m. All are welcome. For further information e-mail: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

Council Of Greater Manhasset Civic Associations

The Council of Greater Manhasset Civic Associations meets at 8 p.m. on the second Wednesday of each month, September through June, in Town Hall in the law library.

Manhasset Park District Schedule Of Meetings

 The Manhasset Park District Board of Commissioners meets on Mondays at 6:15 p.m., the second and fourth Monday of the month at the Manhasset Park DistrictOffice at 62 Manhasset Ave., Manhasset, unless otherwise publicly notified. These meetings are open to the public.

Village Of Flower Hill

 The Flower Hill Village Board meets on the first Monday of every month at 8 p.m. at the Village Hall, One Bonnie Heights Rd., Flower Hill.

Village Of Munsey Park

 The Village of Munsey Park Board of Trustees meets on the second Wednesday of every month at 7:30 p.m., Village Hall, 1777 Northern Blvd., Munsey Park.

Village Of North Hills

North Hills Board of Trustees meets on the third Wednesday of every month at 8 p.m. at the Village Hall, One Shelter Rock Rd., North Hills.

Village Of Plandome

Plandome Board of Trustees meets on the second Tuesday of every month at 8 p.m. at the Plandome Village Hall, 65 South Dr., Plandome.

Village Of Plandome Heights

The Plandome Heights Board of Trustees usually meets at 8 p.m. on the first Monday of the month at the Plandome Heights Village Hall, 37 Orchard St. Contact the village office at 627-1136 to confirm the schedule. Any individual requiring special assistance to attend should notify the village clerk at least 48 hours in advance.

Village Of Plandome Manor

Plandome Manor Board of Trustees usually meets at 8 p.m. on the third Tuesday of the month at the Village Hall, 55 Manhasset Ave., Manhasset.

Manhasset-Lakeville Water and Fire District

The Board of Commissioners of the Manhasset-Lakeville Water and Fire District  meet Thursdays at 5 p.m. to discuss the weekly business of the district. The regular meeting schedule will resume September 10. All meetings will be conducted in the boardroom at the district office, 170 East Shore Rd., Great Neck, unless other publicly notified. Regular office hours are 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. The board is available daily to respond to concerns, questions, and issues of district residents pertaining to water or fire district matters. Special arrangement or appointments can be made through Barbara Pisani at 516-466-4416, ext. 704.