November 21, 2013 RSS feed / Events & Bulletin

This week’s Calendar of Events

The following are a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week: SUNDAY, November 24 More...

Kiwanis Classic Car Show a success

The Copiague Kiwanis Club held a Classic Car Show at Tanner Park in September. The event drew classic car enthusiasts as well as those who stopped down to enjoy some of the “golden oldies.” Photo by Cliff De Bear.   More...

Holiday concert at W.I. Library Dec. 15

The Friends of the West Islip Public Library will sponsor a special holiday concert featuring vocalist Susan Winter, Sun., Dec. 15, 2 p.m. at the library, Three Higbie Ln., West Islip. More...

Bay Shore Historical Society’s Snowflake and Bake Sale Dec. 7

On Sat., Dec. 7, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., the Bay Shore Historical Society, 22 Maple Ave., Bay Shore, will hold the annual Snowflake and Bake Sale, featuring collectibles, fruit spreads, Christmas gifts, ornaments and other goodies. More...

Enjoy a holiday classic, The Nutcracker Dec. 14

A special one-hour version of The Nutcracker, including a free backstage tour, will be held Sat., Dec. 14, 1 p.m. by Ballet Long Island’s professional dancers. The performance will be held at Islip Town Hall West, 401 Main St., Islip. More...

South Shore Nature Center opens once again

The South Shore Nature Center (SSNC) celebrated the beginning of a new chapter recently at a special ceremony held at its facility located on Bayview Avenue in East Islip, where the doors to the Nature Center were officially reopened to the public fo More...

Simpson United Methodist Church Christmas fair Dec. 6

Simpson United Methodist Church will have a Christmas fair Fri., Dec. 6, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. There will be vendors, a food truck, church tables, baked goods, crafts and stocking stuffers. More...

Two Bay Shore students selected to play music in NYSSMA All-State ensembles

Sodasia Thompson and Asia Stewart, both seniors at Bay Shore High School, were selected to participate in NYSSMA (New York State School Music Association) All-State performing ensembles. More...

Craft fair and lacrosse tourny at North Babylon H.S. Nov. 23

On Sat., Nov. 23, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., North Babylon High School PTSA will be hosting a vendor craft fair in the cafeteria while the lacrosse tournament is being held. There will be handmade crafts as well as new merchandise. More...

Holiday Parade December 7

On Sat., Dec. 7, at 6 p.m., the Deer Park Fire Department, community organizations and local businesses will hold Deer Park’s annual holiday parade. More...

Christmas Angels Tree Lighting December 7

Good Samaritan Hospital hosts its Christmas Angels Tree Lighting Celebration, Sat., Dec. 7, 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. in the front parking lot of the hospital, 1000 Montauk Hwy., West Islip. The festival is free and open to the public.  More...

72nd Annual Dropping of the Roses Ceremony in memory of Pearl Harbor

The Long Island Air Force Association will present a Pearl Harbor memorial ceremony hosted by Republic Airport and the American Air Power Museum, Sat., Dec. 7, 10:30 a.m. More...

Memorial mass to pay respect to the unborn

Nassau Knights for Life Inc. will hold its annual Lady of Guadalupe Memorial Mass, Thurs., Dec. 19, 7:30 p.m. at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 110 Merritts Rd., Farmingdale. The Mass will be celebrated by Rev. More...

Second Street in Bayshore officially dedicated to Veterans of Foreign Wars

Islip Town Councilman John Cochrane was recently joined by local and state officials, as well as local veterans, at a ceremony officially dedicating a portion of Second Street in Bay Shore in honor of the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) organization. More...

William J. Farrell of Islip becomes an Eagle Scout, with awards to boot

Islip resident William Joseph Farrell successfully completed his Eagle Board of Review in March, officially making him the 44th Eagle Scout of Troop 205 of Great River.  More...

Give to the less fortunate this season through Helping Hands toy drive to be held Dec. 4

The Helping Hands toy drive will be held Wed., Dec. 4, 3 to 5:30 p.m. at the West Islip Fire Department., 309 Union Blvd.  More...

Medical professionals save a life off duty

On Sat., Oct. 5, at approximately 10:45 p.m., off-duty probationary Brentwood Ambulance EMT Nicholas Manzolina was attending a family wedding at the Water Mill in Smithtown when he was alerted to a 78-yearold male guest that was choking. More...

Internships available to qualifying high school seniors

When it comes to teaching leadership, Suffolk County Legislative Majority Leader and 15th district Legislator DuWayne Gregory (DAmityville) doesn’t think you can start early enough. More...

Bingo at N. Amityville Fire Headquarters November 22

The North Amityville Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary will hold a holiday shopping Bingo, Fri., Nov. 22 at North Amityville Fire Company headquarters, 601 North Broadway, North Amityville. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and calling starts at 7 p.m. More...

Marconi Lodge Christmas Wonderland Social Night Dec. 5

On Thurs. Dec. 5, 7:30 to 10:30 p.m., the Marconi Lodge, 333 Moffitt Blvd., Islip, will host a Christmas Wonderland Social Night. The cost per person is $20 and includes a buffet dinner and refreshments. Music will be from DJ Rick. More...

Vendors needed for St. Peter’s Christmas fair December 8

St. Peter’s Episcopal Church annual Christmas fair will be held Sun., Dec. 8, 11:30 to 2 p.m. More...

Justin M. Thomas of Islip appointed neurosurgeon of Southside Hospital

Southside Hospital’s Cushing Neuroscience Institute announced that Justin Michael Thomas, MD, has been appointed as attending neurosurgeon and assistant professor of neurosurgery at the Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine.  More...













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