Anton Community Newspapers  •  132 East 2nd Street  •  Mineola, NY 11501  •  Phone: 516-747-8282  •  FAX: 516-742-5867
 Calendar of Events
Attention: open in a new window. PDFPrintE-mail

theManhassetPress.com Calendar

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.

9/11 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

Historic Landmarks Commission Meeting

The 2013 Historic Landmarks Commission meeting is held in the Town Board Meeting Room and convenes at 7 p.m.  The Town of North Hempstead is located at 220 Plandome Road, Manhasset.

Tuesday, September 17

SEPTA Business Meeting

Manhasset SEPTA business meeting at 7:30 p.m. in the Manhasset Public Library Community Room.  First meeting of the school year will include budget and programming review, new membership sign ups and membership vote.  Light refreshments served--All are welcomed.  For more details, email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

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 pm 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

Thursday, September 19

Men’s Club Meeting

The Men’s Club of The Congregational Church of Manhasset will host special guest speaker Grorge Maragos.  For more information contact Frank Dotyler at 516-627-9191.

Friday, September 20  

North Hempstead Day

The Annual North Hempstead Day commences at 10am at Mary Jane Davies Park in Manhasset. Students from throughout the town join together for this special day to experience the Town of North Hempstead’s history during a live performance by our elected officials. Learn more about town’s rich history including the reenactment of North Hempstead’s split from the Town of Hempstead. 

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.

Sunday, September 22

Helen’s Run/Walk - 5K/3.1 Miles

Helen Keller National Center for Deaf-Blind Youths and Adults is hosting its 17th annual walk-a-thon.  This year a run component has been added to our event! Registration and start point for Helen’s Run/Walk is at the Sands Point Park & Preserve, 127 Middle Neck Road, Sands Point, N.Y. Check in and registration is 7:30 – 8:30 a.m., start- 9 a.m.  Registration fee is $25; the day of event is $35. Event is limited to 400 participants; early.  Register online at www.active.com or for further information please visit www.hknc.org or call 516-944-8900, ext. 1310. Race timing by FINISH LINE Road Race Technicians of Port Washington. There will be age group awards. Each registration includes one t-shirt and refreshments. *Individuals of all ages and disabilities are welcome to participate.

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

Kids Safety Day

The Town of North Hempstead’s Annual Kids Safety Day from 4pm to 6pm at Mary Jane Davies Park in Manhasset. This event offers unique safety tips for children and their families. This year’s activities and events include: public safety zones from the fire department and police department, child car seat safety checks, North Hempstead Child Safety I.D. kits and safety information on bike helmets, pets and the internet. 

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, 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.