Thursday, 09 January 2014 12:36
Local History Program: Syosset Schools
Thursday, January 9
Friday, January 10
The Gin GameSunday, January 12
The Syosset community takes great pride in its school district. As the community grew from a rural agricultural region into a modern suburb, the school district has also grown. Join us as we explore this evolution from a one-room schoolhouse to today’s thriving and respected district. SSD alumni are encouraged to attend and share their memories. Refreshments will be served. For more information about this program or to access to the Local History Collection, please contact Barney Levantino in the Reference Department. Syosset Library, 2 p.m.
Drama/Romance – We meet Jesse and Celine nine years after their last rendezvous. Almost two decades have passed since their first meeting. Now they are in their early 40s and in Greece. Starring Ethan Hawke, Julie Delpy and Seamus Davey-Fitzpatrick. Jericho Library, 2 p.m.
Reserve by Jan. 9. $3 plus cost of dinner. Christiano’s, 19 Ira Rd., Syosset, 4 p.m.
Join Rabbi Levenson on Shabbat mornings. Come hungry and ready for some good conversation. Midway Jewish Center, 330 S. Oyster Bay Rd., Syosset, 11 a.m.
Join Chef Charlie and learn how to prepare soups to keep you warm on a cold winter day. Registration is required. Jericho Library, 2 p.m.
In this warm and touching Pulitzer Prize-winning play, Weller Martis and Fonsia Dorsey discover they both dislike the nursing home they live in and enjoy gin rummy. They begin to play and reveal the intimate details of their life. Tickets are required. Jericho Public Library, 2 p.m.
Temple Or Elohim, 18 Tobie Lane, Jericho, 7:30 p.m.
Meeting Room, Jericho Library, 7:30 p.m.
Thursday, 16 January 2014 09:41
Eight students from Jericho High School, the largest number of students from any school on Long Island this year, are among the 300 semifinalists picked from 1,800 entrants nationally and overseas in the annual Intel Science Talent Search.
Friday, 17 January 2014 00:00
Brookville’s Green Vale School students were featured in the September/October 2013 issue of Sport Rocketry, the official journal of the National Association of Rocketry.
The seventh-grade students competed nationally at the Team America Rocketry Challenge (TARC) last May in Virginia and were the youngest rocket scientists competing. They were also the only team from Long Island that qualified to enter the competition and one of only two teams from New York State.
Thursday, 16 January 2014 11:44
The Syosset Braves 11-year-old football team recently won the Superbowl Championship Game against the Rosedale Jets with a final score of 13 to 0.
Thursday, 02 January 2014 11:19
The Farrell & Schmidt Ho Ho Ho 5-Kilometer Run started and finished at the John F. Kennedy Middle School in Bethpage on Dec. 21. The top local finisher was Tim Mahony of Syosset, who scored in 11th place overall and third in the 15 to 19 age group.
Other locals winning awards in this year’s Ho Ho Ho Run were Gina Ferraro of Syosset (2nd woman, 35-39 age group), Patty Santella of Syosset (3rd woman, 45-49 age group), Kim Solomine of Syosset (2nd woman, 55-59 age group).