October 17, 2014 RSS feed / Community

East Nominating Committee seeks candidates

The Garden City East Nominating Committee is seeking residents of the East who are interested in being interviewed for the positions of Village Mayor, Village Trustee and School Board Trustee. More...

Resurrection Christmas Fair opens homemade Cookie Shoppe

Among the vast array of gifts, treasures, homemade items, and baked goods, the Christmas Fair at Resurrection Lutheran Church will feature a Homemade Cookie Shoppe. More...

"Sponsor A Family" for Thanksgiving

Fall is in full swing and so is the Sponsor Program at St. Joseph's Church. More...

Pumpkin Patch at Unitarian Church

Over 3000 pumpkins of all varieties have arrived from Navajo territory in New Mexico have arrived at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation at the corner of Nassau Blvd. and Stewart Avenue. More...

GCFD hosts informative Fire Prevention Day & Open House

On Sunday October 5th, the Garden City Fire Department hosted its annual Open House and Fire Prevention Day activities at Fire Headquarters. More...

Mediation or litigation?

Instead of litigating in court, mediation offers an alternative method to resolve conflicts in employment, business, real estate, divorce and family issues. More...

Winthrop fundraising event

Twigs's 40th Annual Golden Goose Gala will be held on Friday, November 21 and Saturday November 22nd. The Holiday Boutique, with free admission, will be at the Garden City Casino located at 51 Cathedral Avenue, Garden City from 10 am to 7 pm on Nov. More...

Garden City Community Coalition News

Upcoming Events Lord and Taylor Shop Smart Do Good On Tuesday, November 4, 9:00 A.M. TO 11:00 p.m. Shop Smart Do Good Garden City at the Garden City Lord and Taylor. Purchase your Lord & Taylor's Garden City Shop Smart coupons now! More...

Firefighters honored for Wounded Warrior contributions

Firefighters from Stewart Manor, Floral Park, New Hyde Park, Bellerose Terrace, Garden City and other Nassau County Villages have established a long lasting bond with the US Marine Corps. More...

Garden City family walks to cure blindness

Hundreds touched by vision loss will rally to fight blindness at the 8th Annual Long Island VisionWalk at Jones Beach Field 5, hosted by the Foundation Fighting Blindness. More...

Casino bridge

The new season of bridge at the GC Casino began on Saturday night. We had a wonderful turnout and everyone was happy to see each other and engage in conversation over the last few months. Dinner was delicious and interesting bridge followed. More...

Fine craft fair

Fine craft artists working in clay, fiber, paper, metal, glass and more will have their work for sale at a special one-day fair at the Ethical Humanist Society in Garden City this Saturday, November 15 from 10 AM to 4 PM. More...

Garden City Retired Men's Club

Schedule of Events Please note: as of Wednesday, October 1st, the Senior Center at Golf Club Lane closed to allow for the start of construction, expansion and renovation of the center. All future meetings will be held at St. Paul's sr Center. Mon. More...

fyi FOR SENIORS

"Zumba Gold" exercise -fall classes for the active senior or beginner More...

News from the Children's Room

Drop-In Halloween Costume Party: October 30 More...

"Recent Work" by Suzie Alvey at Barnes Gallery

The Barnes Gallery is happy to present "Recent Work" by Garden City resident, Suzie Alvey for the full month of November. All residents are invited to the opening reception on Saturday, November 1 from 5:30 to 7:30 pm. The event is free. More...

It's What's Happening for Young Adults

How Long Islanders Can Beat the High Cost of College More...

New displays for October at the Garden City Library

Get ready for Halloween with books from the "I wouldn't be caught dead without a book!" display and other new displays for the month of October at the Garden City Library. More...

Celebrate October is National Reading Group month

To celebrate National Reading Group Month, the Garden City Public Library is introducing new Book Club in a Bag titles. More...

Halloween Haunted Hikes and Fest at Tanners Pond Environmental Center

They're creepy and they're "kookie" and even a little spooky, but they share our changing environment! Come take a hike! Start at the main gate opposite 181 Tanners Pond Road in Garden City! Yes, it's the 'angry bird' sanctuary! More...

Free prostate cancer screening

Mercy Medical Center invites the community to a free screening for Prostate Cancer-the second leading cause of cancer death in American men-on Saturday, October 25th, 10am to 2pm in the Family Care Center on the 2nd Floor. More...

Garden City Community Park News

Mini Golf Glow Night More...

The Men's Association News

New President John Blair, after serving two years as a vice-president, is the new President of the TMA. John succeeds Pete Haeffner who presided for two years over the organization. Pete will remain as an officer. More...

A WORD FROM THE PUBLISHER

Seventh Street events

We really like the idea of the Seventh Street Merchants and the Chamber of Commerce to hold another “Seventh Street Promenade” on Friday, December 12th. More...

How is your memory? Help is at hand!

The Garden City Branch of the American Association of University Women in conjunction with the Friends of the Garden City Public Library welcomes all residents to a DVD series entitled Optimizing Brain Fitness. More...

Don't miss Sunday afternoon opera

"Opera for a Sunday Afternoon," performed by Opera Night, Long Island at The Garden City Historical Society Museum is fast approaching. More...

Mother Daughter dance

The annual Mother Daughter Dance will take place at The Westbury Manor on the evening of Monday, November 3rd, 2014, from 6:30-10:30pm. This event used to benefit the Garden City Mercy League, but that group has disbanded. More...

THE OFFICE CAT

MISCHIEF AND MAYHEM: THE POLICE REPORT More...

Rev. Michael F. Delaney joins Cathedral Staff

On Sunday, October 5, the Cathedral of the Incarnation welcomed Father Michael Delaney as a Pastoral Associate. Father Delaney most recently served as the interim Dean of Trinity-St. Philip's Episcopal Cathedral in Newark, New Jersey. More...

Support the GCHS Marching Band

The Garden City High School Marching Band relies on fundraising to support many of its activities. More...

Bob Schoelle to speak

Gregg Scheiner, President of the Friends of the Adelpi University Library is pleased to announce that their speaker on Sunday, November 2nd will be Garden City’s retired Village Administrator Bob Schoelle. More...

Garden City Childrens Medical Fund (CMF) Upcoming Events

As we kick-off the Fall season, the Children's Medical Fund has been preparing many events. More...

Special speaker at St. Joseph Church

BY THE RESPECT LIFE MINISTRY AND KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS COUNCIL OF ST. JOSEPH CHURCH More...

Updates in Ulcerative Colitis & Crohn's disease

Inflammatory bowel disease, which includes Ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease, affects up to 30,000 people on Long Island. The disease is chronic, at times debilitating, and often associated with a decreased quality of life. More...

Attention GCHS Class of 1975

Forty years is just around the corner and we are already planning for a terrific reunion. To help get things going, we will be participating in this year's GCHS Homecoming Parade. More...

PEO fundraiser

The Garden City Chapter X of P.E.O International held its first fundraising event of the year on Monday, October 11, at the Orchid Restaurant. The luncheon/game party was attended by forty five women who learned about the organization’s goals. More...

Live music at Garden Stage

Cricket Tell the Weather and the Lords of Liechtenstein will perform at Garden Stage at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation in Garden City, NY on Friday, November 7, 2014 at 8:30 p.m., preceded by an open mic at 7:30, $20 with advance reservation More...

Senior bridge results

On October 13 we had 5 tables playing. The results were: North/South1--Molly O'Grady & Grace Kelly2--Joan Kiernan & Claire BurnsEast/West1--Dian Kendrick & Carrie Flapan2--George Salem & Rudy Kaiser More...

"The Link Between Diabetes and Sleep"

The Diabetes Education Center at Winthrop-University Hospital will offer a free program for the public on Tuesday, October 28, 2014, "The Link Between Diabetes and Sleep." It will be held at the Mineola Community Center, located at 155 Washington Ave More...

Save the Date - Candlelight House Tour

Twigs of Winthrop-University Hospital's Auxiliary is delighted to invite all to its 40th Annual Golden Goose Gala Candlelight House Tour and Holiday Shopping Boutique on Friday, November 21st and Saturday, November 22nd. More...

Interior design makeovers & trends

Professional Interior Designer Jacqui Palatnik will introduce you to the latest trends in the world of Interior Design on Thursday, October 23rd at 7 p.m. at the Garden City Public Library. Ms. More...

"Murder, Madness & Poe" at Garden City Public Library

Actor Michael Bertolini will perform a free dramatic reading of "Murder, Madness & Poe" at 1:30pm on Thursday, October 30, 2014 at the Garden City Public Library located at 60 Seventh St., in Garden City. More...

It's time for a property taxpayer's checkup

Tuesday, October 28th at 2 p.m. More...

Art exhibit at GC Library

The Manhasset Art Association will exhibit a group show in the gallery & showcases at Garden City Public Library from November 4-25. View multi-media professional artwork including pastels, collage, watercolor, oils, acrylics, and photography. More...

Garden City Welcoming Club News

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Coffee house double feature

Our Times Coffeehouse is pleased to present a double feature of singer/songwriters in separate performances at our next concert: Heather Pierson and Cathy Kreger. These two renowned artists will be live at OTC on Friday, October 17 at 8 p.m. More...

Community Church forum on NYHelp Honduras

On Sunday, October 19th, at 9:15 - 10:15 AM, Ms. Judy Toner will address the Sunday Forum Series at the Garden City Community Church (GCCC), on the ongoing mission programs of the UCC New Conference through NYHelp Honduras. More...