Wednesday, 30 October 2013 00:00
St. Brigid’s will be holding a National Safety Council’s Defensive Driving Course, for anyone looking to become a safer driver. Students will receive a 10 percent insurance reduction from their liability and collision premium, and up to four points will be deducted from their driving record. The class will take place from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at St. Brigid’s School on 101 Maple Ave. Cost is $45 per person. Call 631-360-9720 for information and to register.
The Carle Place Athletic Booster Club will be hosting its annual staff vs. staff volleyball tournament at 7 p.m. in the high school gym.
Parachute, best known for their single “Kiss Me Slowly” will join the Plain White T’s at the Space at Westbury, with special guest Tommy and the High Pilots. Tickets are $25 in advance, and $30 at the door. Doors open at 7, show starts at 8 p.m. For tickets and more information visit www.thespaceatwestbury.com.
Grammy award winning artist Patti Labelle comes to the NYCB Theater stage to perform hits like “On My Own” and “Superman.” Tickets range from $59.50 to $69.50. For tickets and more information visit www.venue.thetheatreatwestbury.com.
The cake boss will share stories, answer audience questions and do live cake and cupcake demonstrations at this event at 3 p.m. at NYCB Theatre. For tickets and more information visit www.venue.thetheatreatwestbury.com.
Come find gently used and new clothing, shoes, costume jewelry, shoes small appliances, linens and more at Community Reform Temple’s rummage sale. Saturday, from 6:30 to 8:30 pm. and Sunday from 10 a.m. to noon. On Sunday, if you buy two large bags you get one free. Admission and parking is free. At 712 The Plain Road in Westbury. For details call 333-1839.
Come out to Westbury United Methodist Church at 365 Asbury Avenue from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. for their church bazaar.
The Holocaust Memorial and Tolerance Center of Nassau Conty is celebrating 21 years with their annual Tribute Dinner. The dinner will be held at Old Westbury Hebrew Congregation, at 21 Old Westbury Road. At the event, Gloria Gaynor will perform her hit single, “I Will Survive.” Cocktails start at 6 p.m. and dinner begins at 7 p.m. For tickets, visit http://tributedinner.karma411.com.
See over 5,000 hand-carved Jack O’Lanterns light up the night at the Old Westbury Gardens. Rise of the Jack O’Lanterns features the work dozens of local artists and sculptors in a unique walk-through experience that’s suitable for visitors of all ages. Advanced tickets are required and there are a limited number of tickets available per day and time. Tickets are available on a first-come first-served basis. Tickets for adults (13-64) are $18-20, child (3-12) and senior (65 and older) are $16-$18 and children 2 and under are free. The Rise will be in town for one last weekend Nov. 1-3. More information and tickets are available at www.therise.org.