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Come to a Jewelry Sale and Flea Market supporting Last Hope Animal Rescue on Saturday, May 18th, from 10 a.m.- 2 p.m. at St. Bede’s Church, 220 Berry Hill Road, Syosset. Fantastic Bargains! For more information call 516-921-2008 or visit www.lasthopeanimalrescue.org. Something for everyone! All proceeds benefit Last Hope’s pet adoption, special needs pets and community outreach programs (such as Last Hope’s “Fix A Feral” vouchers).
The Syosset-Woodbury Rotary Club is sponsoring a Craft & Gift Fair at the Syosset Railroad Station, located on Jackson Ave. (north of Jericho Turnpike), on Saturday & Sunday, May 18 & 19 from 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. Come for the food vendors and entertainment at the band shell. All of Rotary’s proceeds go to charitable endeavors.
31 Yellow Cote Road, Oyster Bay, Saturday, May 18th & Sunday, May 19th from 11a.m.- 5 p.m. Rain or shine. Fun for everyone! Rides, games, silent auction, estate sale, raffles, chess tournament, and so much more! Bring your family, bring your friends. Free general admission. Ride bracelets are $40 per day or $70 for both days, if purchased in advance between May 3rd and May 17th. Bracelets are $45 per day or $75 for both days at the door.
Since 2001, ERASE Racism, a Syosset based organization, has been working to eliminate barriers to racial equity on Long Island. We invite you to join us for our Annual Benefit Reception on June 5, 2013 at The Garden City Hotel. Kenneth I. Chenault, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of American Express, is our 2013 Abraham Krasnoff Courage and Commitment Award Honoree. He will be recognized for his lifetime commitment to creating racial justice and promoting racial diversity. Jobco, Inc. will receive ERASE Racism’s Corporate Leadership Award for its commitment to increasing quality affordable housing on Long Island.
Child Abuse Prevention Services (CAPS), Long Island’s leading non-profit resource for the prevention of child abuse and neglect, and provider of bully prevention and child safety education, will host its annual Golf Outing benefit, Monday, June 17 at The Muttontown Country Club in East Norwich. The benefit supports CAPS’ prevention-through-education student programs, which are offered at no cost to all elementary, middle and high schools in Nassau and Suffolk. The outing begins at 10 a.m. with golfer registration and brunch; shotgun start is at noon; and cocktails and a buffet dinner begin at 5:00 p.m. John J. Corrado, President, Suffolk Transportation Service, Inc. will be honored for his extraordinary commitment to improving the lives of children. To register as a golfer or sponsor, or for event particulars, call CAPS at 516-621-0552 or 631-289-3240 or visit our website, www.capsli.org.
A safe, confidential, supportive environment to talk about what you have been through, reactions and feelings and how to move forward. You are not alone. Facilitated by a professional therapist. Three consecutive Tuesday evenings at 8 p.m. in the Hicksville-Plainview area. $60 for three meetings. To register, call Nancy Berlow, LCSW at 516-356-7109. All inquiries are confidential.
Long Island Cat Fanciers sponsors free lectures once a month through December by top local veterinarians, on topics relevant to dog and cat owners. All members of the public are welcome to attend. The lectures are generally held on the first Monday of each month at the Town of Oyster Bay Syosset-Woodbury Community Center, 7900 Jericho Tpke., Woodbury, at 7:45 p.m. For more information, call 631-277-3844.
The Fellowship provides an atmosphere of warmth and camaraderie, with talks presented by intelligent, enlightening and non-dogmatic speakers coming from the entire spectrum of the arts, history and sciences. Talks are followed by coffee and an informal discussion circle, held in a bucolic turn-of-the-18th century farmhouse on Sundays at 10:30 a.m. The Muttontown Unitarian Universalist Fellowship is located on the south side of Route 25A (Northern Blvd.), East Norwich, directly east of Martin Viette Nurseries and about a half mile west of Route 106. Look for the white brick gate posts with a large sign for Hunter’s Moon Farm. All are welcome. Call with any questions 659-1686.