March 6, 2008 RSS feed / Events & Bulletin

THE BEACON'S CALENDAR OF EVENTS

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: FRIDAY, March 7 •Breastfeeding your Baby Course: 7-9:30 p.m., Good Samaritan Hospital, 1000 Montauk Highway, West Islip. $50 per family x 2 classes. More...

Meditation center to hold interactive workshop series

The Science of Spirituality Meditation Center will be holding an interactive workshop series entitled Finding the Bliss, Tuesdays, March 11, 18 and 25 and April 1, 8 and 15, 7:30 to 9 p.m. The Center is located at 79 County Line Rd., Amityville. More...

Berner HS Class of 76 reunion

The Berner High School Class of '76 is holding a 50th birthday party, Sat. , Aug. 2. For information visit Yahoo Group "BernerHigh76 or you can email kronedk@aol.com or jtf4040@aol.com. More...

Amvets Nite at the Races

AMVETS Post #18 will be sponsoring A Nite at the Races to be held Sat. March 8, 7 p.m. The cost is $8 per person and includes a roast beef dinner with all the trimmings plus beer, soda, coffee, tea and dessert. A cash bar will be available. More...

Babylon Arts Council announces Art of Yoga classes

The Babylon Arts Council (BACCA) will be holding a new program: The Art of Yoga. Join certified yoga instructor Carol A. Long, RYT, in practicing Kripalu Yoga. More...

St. Paul's Lutheran Church to hold concert

A high school choir from Michigan will present a concert of sacred classical music at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 147 Park Ave., Amityville, Fri., March 7, 7:30 p.m. More...

Spring Depression Glass show

The Spring Depression Glass Show and Sale will be held at the Freeport Recreational Center, 130 E. Merrick Rd., Freeport, Sat. March 15, noon to 6 p.m. and Sun. March 16, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. More...

Captree Power Squadron boating safety classes

Captree Power Squadron (part of the nationwide non-profit organization United States Power Squadrons) will be conducting boating safety classes. These classes all include the necessary New York State P.W.C. More...

Ladies Auxiliary holding breakfast with the Easter Bunny

The Ladies Auxiliary of the Babylon American Legion Post 94 will be holding breakfast with the Easter Bunny, Sat. March 15, 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Post, 22 Grove Pl., Babylon. More...

Congregation Beth Sholom to host live auction of fine art

Congregation Beth Sholom, 441 Deer Park Ave., Babylon will be holding a live auction of fine art, sports memorabilia, music memorabilia and more, Sat., March 15. The preview is at 8 p.m. and auction at 9 p.m. More...

Science of Spirituality to sponsor community health day

Science of Spirituality invites the local community to Community Health Day on Sat., March 15, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., at the Science of Spirituality Meditation Center, 79 County Line Rd. More...

Speaker on Parkinson's disease March 27

The American Parkinson's Disease Association West Islip Support Group will hold a free meeting Thursday, March 27, 1 to 3 p.m. at Homecare America, 144 Sunrise Hwy., West Islip. The speaker will be Karyn Boyar N.P., Beth Isreal Hospital. More...

Coming March 19: Business Basics

A program entitled Business Basics: How to Successfully Start a Small Business will be held Wednesday, March 19, 7 to 9 p.m. at the South Huntington Public Library, Huntington Station. There is no fee. More...

Christian Singles to meet March 8

Something in common2005 @yahoo.com for ages 35 to 55 is seeking those who are attending non-disco functions or groups in a business, cultural, educational, sportminded way to form volunteer event committees on a private level, networking your inter More...

Helping Hands to hold holiday gift drive

Helping Hands in West Islip, Inc. will be holding its spring holiday gift drive, Wed., March 12, 3 to 5 p.m. Donations and volunteers will gather at the American Legion Hall, 340 Union Blvd., West Islip. More...

BaCCA announces art classes

The Babylon Arts Council (BaCCA) is offering a lineup of spring art classes for children and adults. A variety of drawing and painting classes are available to students on all levels. More...

Musicians needed

Musicians are needed: above beginners, nonrock, piano, reed, string, brass who are into blues Dixieland, folk, standards, jazz and swing to form serious small bands, There will be acoustic open mic jams and trips. Bay Shore auditions are planned. More...

Congregation Beth Sholom celebrates the beauty of Shabbat

Shabbat Across America will be held March 7 at Congregation Beth Sholom, 441 Deer Park Ave., Babylon Village. Join synagogues across the country in this nationwide event to celebrate the beauty of Shabbat. Dinner will be served at 6 p.m. More...

Green Party of Suffolk to hold annual meeting March 8th

The Green Party of Suffolk will be holding its annual membership meeting on Sat., March 8. It will start at 1pm at the Unitarian Universalist Church in Bellport on Browns Lane. The meeting is open to all registered Green Party members. More...

SBDC to hold program Mar. 13

A program entitled What To Do If Your Business Idea Rocks, But Your Credit Reeks will be held Thurs., March 13, 9 a.m. to noon at the SBDC Training Center, Farmingdale State College. The fee is $15. To register, call the SBDC at 631-420-2765. More...

Constantino Brumidi Lodge Vegas night

The Constantino Brumidi Lodge, 2075 Deer Park Ave., Deer Park is sponsoring a Vegas Night, Fri., March 14. The doors open at 7 p.m. Food and drinks will be available. For more information, call 631-586-3928. More...

For Love of Jackie bone marrow drive

Five-year-old Jacqueline Rose, daughter of Cynthia Poeggel of Lindenhurst, is in desperate need of a bone marrow transplant. More...

Registration underway for Christian program

A meal and video will provide an introduction to the Alpha program at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 147 Park Ave., Amityville, Mon. March 10, 7 p.m. More...

South Bay Audubon Society to host childrens program

On Sat., March 15, at 11 a.m. The Great South Bay Audubon Society, will host a program geared for third to fifth graders, Piping Plovers and their Beach Habitat. More...

Macintosh computer users

TheBayshoremacintosh@yahoo.com group meets Mon. March 17, 7 to 9 p.m. at the Brentwood Library, Second Avenue. The group offers free tech support, seminars for all levels. This will be a fundraiser night. Snacks and drinks will be served. More...

Babylon Arts Council announces Latin and Ballroom dance classes

The Babylon Arts Council (BaCCA) is offering a Latin and Ballroom Dance Class, "Learn to Dance the Easy Way" with Rico who will cover Salsa, meringue, rumba, cha-Cha, waltz, and fox trot. More...

Dahlia Society beginner's class

The Long Island Dahlia Society will hold a special beginner's class, Thurs., March 20, 7 p.m. in the Carriage House at the Bayard Cutting Arboretum, Montauk Highway, East Islip. There will be refreshments after the class and admission is free. More...

Chinese auction set for April 5

Amityville Chamber of Commerce will be holding its Eighth Annual Chinese Auction , Sat., April 5 at the Hunter Squires Jackson American Legion, 133 Dixon Ave., Amityville. The doors open 6 p.m. Admission is $5 and children under 10 are free. More...

March LI Parrot Society meeting features avian veterinarian

The March 19 meeting of the Long Island Parrot Society will feature a presentation on Advanced Avian Diagnostics by board certified avian veterinarian Heidi Hoefer. Dr. More...

Private and Parochial school transportation deadline

North Babylon School District residents who are considering enrolling their children in private or parochial schools for the 2008 - 2009 school year are reminded that they are required, by state mandate, to file a request for transportation prior t More...

K of C spaghetti dinner

The Knights of Columbus Councils of the New York Eighth District has chosen The Life Center of Long Island as the beneficiary for its tenth annual Celebrate Life Fund Raising Spaghetti Dinner, "Together we can make a Difference. More...

DP Lions Club to hold DooWop

The Deer Park Lions Club will be holding a '50s Doo Wop Spring Dance and Show featuring The Fabulous Acchords performing music of the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s for your listening and dancing enjoyment. More...













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