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September 14-15

Hicks Nurseries’ 160 Anniversary 

Hicks Nurseries will be celebrating 160 years of providing quality plants to families and businesses at their Fall Planting Kick-Off Sale from  11 a.m to 4 p.m.  Free hotdogs as well as old-time favorites will be available for only 160 cents each including vintage soda, lemonade, popcorn and their famous roasted corn. Enjoy the foot-stomping sounds of “Goodtime Charlie’s Ragtime Band” from 12  to 3 p.m. There will also be several photo displays throughout the store from the archives, showing how Long Island’s oldest family owned nursery has evolved througout the years. Hicks is located at 100 Jericho Turnpike in Westbury. 

September 15

Village of Westbury Bocce Tournament 

Sign up is 9 a.m. at the Village of Westbury Recreation Department bocce court. Games start at 10 a.m. Call 334-5560 for more details. 

September 16

Ready, Set, Achieve Fund 

There will be an informal meeting for those interested in receiving grant money from the Westbury Ready, Set, Achieve Fund. Grants will go to services that focus on improving child outcomes in key areas of school readiness: physical health and well-being, emotional maturity, social competence, language and cognitive development and/or communications skills and general knowledge. The meeting will take place on September 16 at 4:30 p.m. at the “Yes We Can” Community Center, and will cover details and eligibility requirements.  Applicants must be in operation for at least two years and in good financial standing. In addition, programs must be one of the following: nonprofit group; licensed/registered child care provider; religious organization; health organization; or schools serving preschoolers.  Please register by email ( This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ) or phone (516-304-5480).

Ongoing

Farmer’s Market 

New Cassel Farmers’ Market is an investment in yourself, your family, and your community. Our market provides farm-fresh, local produce to customers at an affordable price and acts as a gathering place where neighbors can come together, share recipes, watch a cooking demonstration and enjoy fun activities and events for the entire family. New Cassel Farmers’ Market, operated by Unified New Cassel Community Revitalization Corp., is open every Saturday through November 23 from 11 – 4 p.m. or until sold out in the parking lot of First Baptist Cathedral located at 212 Garden Street, Westbury. Volunteers needed/Vendor space available. For more information, Call 984-0230 or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .