Wednesday, 16 October 2013 00:00
Photography by members on display during library hours. Bethpage Library, 47 Powell Ave., Bethpage. Through October 31.
Weekly artisan and food market with handcrafted crafts, artisan foods, produce and local artists. Milleridge Village, 585 N. Broadway, Jericho. 631-991-2181, Weekly: Sun. 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Through October 27.
Shine Dental will donate $200 per implant placed in the month of October to two Nassau County Families in need who are battling or survivors of breast cancer. Shine Dental Group, 400 Jericho Tpke., Syosset. 516-348-8500. www.shinedentalgroup.com
Malcolm House, 5 Old Jericho Tpke., Jericho, Free; open to the public. 10 a.m.
Featuring more than 5,000 cookbooks with recipes from around the world accumulated by a woman in the cooking business. Most books will be less than $5 each. Syosset American Legion Post 175, 68 Berry Hill Rd., Syosset. Noon-8 p.m.
Join for a guided nature walk on the Nature Preserve and Wildlife Sanctuary trails, meet at the site entrance at 12:50 p.m., no pets, no children ages 10 and under. Hoffman Center, 6000 Northern Blvd., Muttontown. 1-2 p.m.
Breast cancer screenings for women over age 50 from the NUMC Digital Mammography Van. The screening will include a breast examination by a nurse, a mammography and instructions for breast self-examination. If it’s been at least a year since your last mammography and you are planning to receive an exam, you will need a prescription for the exam from your doctor (if you have insurance) and must provide any past exam films, if available. Women with health insurance will be required to make a co-payment. The mammography is free for uninsured women, based on eligibility guidelines. For additional information or to make an appointment, please call Legislator Walker’s office at 516-571-6217. Appointments are required and are scheduled on a first come, first served basis. Cantiague Park, 480 W. John St., Hicksville. 8:45 a.m.–noon.
At the Taste of the Harvest, restaurants, caterers, country clubs and other fine establishments from across the Island will come together under one roof to offer attendees an array of gourmet food and drink. The evening will also feature live and silent auctions with a variety of lavish prizes up for grabs. Island Harvest, Long Island’s largest hunger relief organization, will use the proceeds of this celebration, its premier fundraiser, to provide critical food support to a network of almost 570 food pantries, soup kitchens and other local programs that offer food assistance to the more than 300,000 Long Islanders—over 110,000 of them children—who face hunger each and every day. Crest Hollow Country Club, Jericho Turnpike, Woodbury, 6 p.m.
Proceeds will benefit EAC Network’s protecting children programs. Crest Hollow Country Club, 8325 Jericho Tpke., Woodbury. 6-8:30 p.m.
HorseAbility Gala, campaign to raise funds to renovate and expand current facility. The night will consist of awards, cocktails, dinner and dancing featuring a silent and live auction, raffle prizes and casino games. Crest Hollow Country Club, 8325 Jericho Tpke., Woodbury. 6:30 p.m.
Benefits United Cerebral Palsy. With Broadway vocalist Linda Eder. LIU Tilles Center, Route 25A, Brookville. 516-299-3100. 3 p.m.
Featuring the music of… Shira Kline, aka ShirLaLa. Shira is an award-winning New York based performer and music educator. She travels across the country and internationally with her kiddie-rock band, delivering a dynamic, interactive program of joy and spirit, story and song. Shira has worked for over a decade with a diverse array of Jewish communities to enliven rituals, holiday celebrations, and love for Jewish life and prayer. Blending words, story and music she creates a rich experience for children and adults alike. Midway Jewish Center, 330 South Oyster Bay Rd., Syosset. 10 a.m.